Tag Archive: Speaker


This is the Moto AI — Motorola’s first smart speaker

The gadget is being developed exclusively for China.

Thanks to devices like the Google Home and Amazon Echo, smart speakers have exploded in popularity over the last couple years. We’ve seen companies like Apple, Sony, and Lenovo try their own hand at this market, and according to a report from AndroidPure, Motorola’s now gearing up to launch its first smart speaker.

Currently named the “Moto AI”, the speaker is being designed specifically with the Chinese market in  [Read More…]

Samsung’s first Bixby smart speaker is the Galaxy Home

This is Samsung’s take on the Google Home Max and Apple HomePod.

Samsung’s August 9 Unpacked event in New York City was filled with announcements. In addition to the Galaxy Note 9 and Galaxy Watch, this is also where we got our very first look at the Bixby Home — Samsung’s first ever Bixby smart speaker.

Details are still pretty scant on the Galaxy Home, but this is what we know so far:

There’s voice control using  [Read More…]

Soundfreaq Pocket Kick portable Bluetooth speaker just $39.99 right now

You’ve seen how awesome life can be when you bring your music with you. Whether you’re working out, partying, or just lounging around, having your own personal soundtrack to accompany the activities can be quite enriching and bring a level of enjoyment that tiny earbuds just don’t seem to translate.

The alternative, you might think, is lugging around a heavy brick of a speaker unit that barely fits into your backpack. It’s time to revisit what you think a Bluetooth  [Read More…]

Build your own Bose Bluetooth speaker at home for just $75

A project to do with the kids.

Amazon has the Bose BOSEbuild speaker cube on sale for just $ 74.96. Earlier this year, this build-it-yourself speaker was selling for $ 150 but dropped down to a new regular price of $ 100 around the end of April. It hasn’t been discounted since until recently, and this price drop marks a new all-time low for the speaker.

You may be wondering what exactly a BOSEbuild speaker even is,  [Read More…]

The water-resistant Oontz Angle 3 Bluetooth speaker is down to $20 today

Boom. Boom. Pow.

The Oontz Angle 3 portable Bluetooth speaker is down to $ 19.99 on Amazon. We’ve seen several deals on these speakers in the past dropping them from a regular $ 35 price to $ 25, but this price matches the sort of sale you’d see on Black Friday or something similar.

The Angle 3 has room-filling volume with extra bass. It is resistant to splashes, rain, dust, and sand. You can use it indoors  [Read More…]

Sbode Portable Bluetooth Speaker review: Open up a can of music anywhere

This not-quite-pocket-sized speaker packs quite a lot into its rotund, rubberized housing.

Bluetooth speakers are just about everywhere these days — and good thing, too, seeing as headphone jacks and aux cables seem to be fading away with each new generation of flagships — but outside of the traditional almost always-overpriced name brands, it can be hard for good speakers to stand out from the pack. This is especially true for Bluetooth speakers that are portable and  [Read More…]

This $12 Bluetooth speaker is meant to be used anywhere, even the shower

Jam out while you get clean.

Right now you can pick up this waterproof Bluetooth speaker with suction cup for just $ 12.49 at Amazon when you use coupon code PYZ3AAHN during checkout. Inside you’ll find a 5W speaker so you can play audio for yourself and your friends, and the built-in battery will last for up to 6 hours of playback per charge. It comes with a detachable suction cup so you can stick it to  [Read More…]

Samsung’s first smart speaker to be called Magbee?

Samsung’s upcoming Bixby-powered smart speaker has been in the rumor mill for quite some time. We’ve been hearing whispers that the Korean tech giant is working on a Google Home competitor since last year.

Well, it seems the tech giant is finally gearing up to unleash the product upon the world. And according to a bunch of recent trademark applications filled by Samsung recently (July 16) in the US, as well as Europe, the device will be called Magbee. Think  [Read More…]

Aukey’s mini Bluetooth speaker is down to its lowest price ever right now

Big sound from a small package.

Aukey is well-known for making great accessories for our gadgets, including charging gear and Bluetooth add-ons. This mini Bluetooth speaker is no exception, and right now you can pick one up for its lowest price ever, just $ 14.99. It normally sells for almost double this.

Don’t let the small package fool you, though. It has a 5W speaker inside and offers 10 hours of playback per charge. If you don’t  [Read More…]

UE Wonderboom Bluetooth speaker review: The little speaker that could

Most of us picture a slim cylinder when we think about Ultimate Ears portable wireless speakers. This has been the company’s signature design from the original Boom series to the newer Blast and Megablast. But UE also offers a smaller and cheaper alternative, which which hasn’t gotten as much attention. Maybe this is why the follow-up to the Roll 2 has seen the biggest change.

The new Wonderboom now more closely resembles its bigger brothers, with a cylindrical, 360-degree driver design  [Read More…]