Tag Archive: Speaker


Zolo’s $40 Halo Bluetooth speaker has Amazon Alexa built right in

Sounds like savings!

Zolo’s Halo Bluetooth and Wi-Fi Smart Speaker is down to $ 39.99 on Amazon. This speaker sells for around $ 51, and it has never dropped directly from that price.

This speaker works with Amazon Alexa, but you don’t have to hook it up to your Echo to get it to work. It has Alexa built right into it, and she can access whatever place you stream music from the most.

Features include:

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Zolo announces Model Zero radial speaker with Google Assistant

Anker’s Zolo sub-brand has announced an interestingly designed speaker with Google Assistant.

Anker is no stranger to audio products since it produces some of the best inexpensive earbuds out there. Its Zolo sub-brand is no stranger to experimental products either, with the company releasing its Liberty truly wireless earbuds late last year. That heritage continues with Zolo’s latest announcement: the Model Zero speaker.

Image courtesy of Zolo

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LG intros the ThinQ smart speaker, a Google Home Max competitor

In 2018 LG will also be joining the smart speaker frenzy with a new product which has just unveiled today via a press released. The speaker is called ThinQ and boasts a familiar cylindrical shape. It will be showcased at CES 2018, alongside other speaker products including a portable Bluetooth speaker and a speaker bar. […]

New ThinQ Speaker brings LG into the smart home game using Google Assistant

This was basically an inevitability.

LG is continuing its tradition of pre-announcing things ahead of big trade shows, and has just dropped details on some of its home audio lineup for CES 2018. There are some new portable speakers and sound bars, but the most interesting part of the announcement is the new “ThinQ Speaker.” The ThinQ Speaker brings Google Assistant in yet another package, joining the ranks of several other companies that announced similar devices earlier this year.

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Bose SoundWear Review: MrMobile’s first wearable speaker

When CrackBerry Kevin first suggested I try out the Bose SoundWear, I thought it looked an awful lot like a toilet seat. But it’s not, nor is it an airline pillow, horseshoe, or boomerang. The Bose SoundWear is actually a wearable speaker, and while it’ll never replace your headphones, it does complement them in a way that’s more useful than I ever expected.

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Buy the Razer Phone and get a Razer Leviathan Mini Bluetooth speaker for free (today only)

Interested in purchasing the first phone to boast a screen with a 120Hz refresh rate? Yes, it’s the Razer Phone we’re talking about. The handset is pretty unique compared to other offerings on the market, so if you’re considering gifting it to one of your friend or even yourself, this might be the right time […]

Deal: Razer Phone now comes with free $180 Bluetooth speaker

Available through December 19.

Despite its many imperfections, it’s clear that there’s a massive want for the Razer Phone. Razer’s first attempt at the smartphone market isn’t necessarily the worst we’ve ever seen, and if the 120Hz refresh rate and sturdy build are reasons enough to overlook its poor camera performance and dim display, there’s a new deal that makes this one of the best times to pick up Razer’s latest.

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Toss Anker’s tiny Soundcore nano Bluetooth speaker into someone’s stocking for $16

All I want for Christmas is good music.

Anker’s super-small SoundCore nano is down to just $ 15.99 at Amazon in Gray or Silver when you enter promo code XMASANK8 at checkout to save $ 7 off its average price. This is also its lowest price ever.

This tiny Bluetooth speaker is so small, it can fit easily into a pocket, handbag, or Christmas stocking, making it a versatile option to use at home or on-the-go. While so compact,  [Read More…]

Samsung smart speaker with Bixby to launch in first half of 2018

The speaker will cost around $ 200 and play nicely with all of Samsung’s other devices.

Samsung confirmed back in August that it was working on its own smart speaker to take on the likes of Amazon Echo and Google Home, but since that initial confirmation, we haven’t heard much of anything else. However, as we near the end of 2017, new details have finally emerged to give us a better idea of what to expect from it.

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Sonos debuts its first voice-ready, smart speaker in Sonos One

Sonos on Wednesday introduced its all-new smart, voice controlled speaker in the form of the Sonos One. Available for pre-order today, the $ 199 speaker will begin shipping later this month, on October 24. Out of the box, the Sonos One is equal parts Sonos and Alexa. Users can leverage the speaker in all of the […]