Tag Archive: Speaker


Sbode M400 speaker review: Waterproof, lightweight, and ready to rock

With True Wireless Stereo and concise connection controls, Sbode makes it easy to bring the party with you.

Whether you’re looking to liven up study hall, rock out your tailgating experience, or looking for speakers that can play nice with your phone or computer, Bluetooth speakers just keep getting bigger sound, bolder features, and better prices. Sbode’s M400 Bluetooth speaker is one that seems tailor-made to the young, on-the-go music lover. Easy pairing and TWS stereo make  [Read More…]

These truly wireless earbuds have a charging case that doubles as a speaker

These headphones are more than meets the ear.

Everyone needs a gimmick. In the case of truly wireless earbuds, the gimmick is the lack of wires themselves. Or at least that was the gimmick before every headphone maker on earth decided it needed its own version to compete with Apple’s AirPods.

Phiaton is one of the more underrated headphone companies out there, in my humble opinion. The company’s made some excellent noise-canceling buds over the years, even  [Read More…]

Bump tunes and take calls anywhere with Anker’s $30 SoundCore 2 Speaker

This well-rated speaker is 25% off via Amazon.

Anker’s compact SoundCore 2 Bluetooth Speaker is down to $ 29.99 today at Amazon. When not on sale, it can usually be found priced around $ 40. Today’s offer is available on only the black version of this speaker, while the red and blue versions are currently on sale for just $ 2 more at $ 31.99.

The SoundCore 2 has the ability to play for up to 24  [Read More…]

Sony S50G review: A Google Assistant speaker with Homepod looks

More and more Google Assistant smart speakers are coming out each year. As the number grows so do your choices. While they all essentially do the same thing, each speaker tries to find a way to stand out amongst the crowd. Keep reading below to find out the many ways the S50G loaned to us by Sony finds a way to separate itself from the flock.

Design

First and foremost you can’t overlook the design of the Sony S50G, mostly  [Read More…]

Get 24 hours of playback for $26 with the Anker SoundCore Bluetooth speaker

Sounds like a winner.

The Anker SoundCore portable Bluetooth speaker is down to $ 25.99 in Blue and Red. This speaker normally goes for $ 33, and it hasn’t dropped this low directly since May. This is $ 15 off the price of the SoundCore 2 right now, as well.

The SoundCore has a 24-hour battery life, which means you can keep pumping out the music throughout the day. It uses dual high-performance drivers for a stereo  [Read More…]

Urbanear Lotsen Speaker Review: A better “smart” speaker clone?

Urbanears has been an audio company for a long time now. It focuses mainly on aesthetics rather than creating the highest audio quality for only prestigious “audiophiles”. The company’s newest project includes a 3-tier family of smarter, connected speakers. These include the Baggen at the high end, Stammen in the middle, and the Lotsen on the low end. I’ve received the Lotsen to review. This family of speakers seems to rival the similar families from Sonos (Play series) and Bose  [Read More…]

The Orbi Voice combines a Wi-Fi extender with an Alexa speaker

The Orbi Voice is a new speaker just announced by Harman Kardon and Netgear that combines the audio prowess of the former with the routing capabilities of the latter. The speaker is currently designed to work only with Orbi routers, and it matches the aesthetic of that lineup with a white finish and oval shape. Much like the routers it also has a ring LED on the top that helps display the speaker’s Wi-Fi status and connection to Amazon’s Alexa.

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Soundcore launches the Flare S+ Bluetooth speaker with Alexa, Anker charging tech

The wireless speaker market is getting more and more competitive with each day that passes. And this week at IFA 2018 we’re probably going to see quite a few new products from this category.

Case in point, Soundcore just announced the expansion of its popular Flare series with the Flare S+. The newcomer is a cylindrical-shaped speaker that’s wider at the bottom and narrower at the top.

The Flare S+ is Soundcore’s first Alexa speaker

The speaker features a cloth-covered  [Read More…]

Soundcore by Anker announces the Flare S+, an Alexa-enabled speaker

You’re going to want one!

Anker has announced its latest Bluetooth speaker under the Soundcore branding, the Flare S+. The company has been making great smartphone accessories for years and continues to branch out and expand beyond just cables and chargers, and one area that people love is their speakers. The Flare S+ will feature the lineup’s signature 360-degree sound and is covered by a resilient cloth that houses full range drivers, dual tweeters, and bass radiators. You’re going  [Read More…]

Bose has two new soundbars and a $400 Alexa speaker coming this October

Support for other assistants is coming at a later date.

Bose, one of the world’s most recognizable audio brands, is about to enter the smart speaker lineup in a big way. The company just announced three new products to lead these efforts, and they include the Bose Home Speaker 500, Bose Soundbar 700, and Bose Soundbar 500.

The Home Speaker 500 is Bose’s answer to products like the Google Home, Sonos One, and Apple Homepod. It’s equipped  [Read More…]