Turning on/off the speaker’s light (Lighting function)

The speaker lights up with the music to liven up the atmosphere. When you purchase the speaker, the lighting function is set to on.

  1. Turn on the speaker.

    The(power) indicator lights up in white*.

    The speaker lights up.

    * Depending on the Sound Mode, the color of the(power) indicator varies. For details, refer to the following topic.
    About the indicators

To turn off (light off)/turn on (light on) the lighting function

Press and hold the BATT (battery)/LIGHT button inside the cap on the rear side of the speaker for about 3 seconds until the lighting function turns off/on.

By pressing and holding the button for about 3 seconds again, the lighting function turns on/off again.


  • By using the “Illumination” function on “Sony | Music Center,” you can turn on/off the lighting function or choose the various lighting modes. The following are examples of the lighting modes.

    • RAVE: For dance music with heavy use of flashes

      When you purchase the speaker, RAVE is set.

    • CHILL: For relaxing music

    • RANDOM FLASH OFF: For all kinds of music including dance music with no use of flashes

    • HOT: Lighting with warm-color flashes

    • COOL: Lighting with cool-color flashes

    • STROBE: Lighting with white flashes


  • When the light is strong, brighten the room or turn off the lighting.

  • Be sure to close the cap completely after using the BATT (battery)/LIGHT button.