Top 10 Best Bluetooth Speakers of 2017
Choosing the right Bluetooth speakers for you is not that simple. While looking for a portable Bluetooth speaker, most important things to look for are battery life, sound quality, and obviously, design. If you want to go beyond Bluetooth, some other features to look for are wireless range and waterproof body. Here are some of our top picks.
1. Bose SoundLink Revolve+
When it comes to sound devices and speakers, there is really no competition to Bose. The all-metal SoundLink Revolve+ is here to deliver 360o surround sound with the at-par sound quality for up to 16 hours after the first charge. It is water-resistant and stylish. To make voice calls and use a virtual assistant on your device, it has an inbuilt microphone. You can also connect to several speakers through a mobile app.
2. Sony XB10 Waterproof Bluetooth Speaker
Sony is another reputed and top-rated brand when it comes to electronics. Sony’s XB10 is a waterproof speaker comes with thumping bass and it can last for around 16 hours. You can also pair two XB10 speakers for more dbs in your life. All in all, it is the best ultra-compact speaker you can choose.
3. JBL Link 20 Wireless Smart Speaker
JBL is a trusted brand when it comes to headphones and sound devices. Link 20 is another addition to deliver top sound quality. It has access to Google Assistant and its audio hardware has two 50mm transducers. It comes with Wi-Fi connectivity, such as multi-room audio support and Chromecast. To enjoy music wirelessly, it connects your device through Bluetooth 4.2. It is blessed with a cool fabric-covered body with dust and water resistance of IPX7 rating.
4. Ultimate Ears Blast Wireless Smart Speaker
The UE Blast all new speaker includes Wi-Fi connectivity, improved Bluetooth range, and Amazon Alexa support. It delivers 360-degree surround sound due to two passive radiators and active audio drivers for thumping bass. On one charge, it can deliver around 12 hours of wireless tunes. It has IP67 rated water resistance and two years of original warranty.
5. Anker SoundCore2
This Bluetooth speaker delivers up to 24 hours of battery life with a single charge and top-class sound quality. Bass delivery is pretty good as per the speaker’s size. It has a built-in microphone to make calls and IPX5 rating to ensure water resistance and it is one of the great features of a speaker. It comes with 18 months of warranty.
6. Beats Pill+
The wireless Bluetooth speaker comes with great design and sound quality. Get the fuller sound by connecting two Pill+ speakers via a sleep mobile app. It comes with around 12 hours of battery life which can be charged via Lightning cable like your iPad and iPhone. It can also be used as a backup battery for your devices.
7. Fender Newport
The controls and designs of Fender Newport are inspired by the epic guitar amps of the manufacturer. The Bluetooth speakers have an old-school flip switch to turn them on and off and dedicated rotating knobs to control treble and bass output. It has got excellent sound quality, thanks to one tweeter and two full-range powerful drivers. To make a voice call from your mobile device, it has a built-in microphone. On a single charge, it can serve up to 12 hours.
8. VModa Remix
It is the first Bluetooth speaker from V-Moda. It is fully customizable through 3D modules, just like its wireless headphones. It has 3D-printed grilles, slides, and shells and the materials come from vivid fiber to gold-plated steel. The high-quality bass reflectors and audio drivers deliver excellent sound quality. Some of the other key features are in-built high-quality headphones amplifier and 10 hours of battery life.
It is one of the most stylish Bluetooth speakers on this list. It is also very smart. You can play media from Bluetooth or Wi-Fi. It also has Apple AirPlay support. You can easily connect various ZIPP speakers to play in several rooms. It has great quality sound output in each direction. It can last around 10 hours on one charge.
10. KEF Muo
It is a compact and gorgeous wireless Bluetooth speaker which is crafted from metal. It shares various design cues with the range-topping Muon speakers and there are different colors for you to choose from. It has got top-notch sound quality. It has a dedicated bass radiator and two 50mm drivers.