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Amazon Echo Studio review: A sonic boom for your living room

It really ties the room together.

Amazon unveiled a lot of products during its recent media event, but of all of them — including a new pair of true wireless earbuds — I was most excited about the Echo Studio. That’s because Amazon’s increasingly taking sound quality, not just audio production, seriously, and the Studio is the most mainstream example of this burgeoning strategy.

And it turns out my fervor was justified: the Echo Studio is a  [Read More…]

Charge up and learn how to use the new Boom Bow in Fortnite

The latest item to be introduced into Fortnite is the Boom Bow, an explosive bow and arrow that dropped into the game late last week. The Boom Bow is an explosive weapon at heart, but one that uses shotgun shells as its primary ammo. Getting effective with the Boom Bow can take some getting used to, but after a couple of tries, you’ll be expertly placing explosive shots on enemies with ease.

How to use the  [Read More…]

Treat yourself to an Ultimate Ears Boom 3 Bluetooth speaker at $30 off

Hear the savings.

Right now you can pick up the Ultimate Ears Boom 3 for just $ 119.99 at Amazon, which is a savings of $ 30. This is a relatively recent release from Ultimate Ears, and we found it to be one of the best they’ve heard. It offers an immersive 360-degree sound with deep and accurate bass and can play for up to 15 hours per charge. It’s durable and waterproof, making it the perfect  [Read More…]

Treat yourself to an Ultimate Ears Boom 3 Bluetooth speaker for just $130

Hear the savings.

Right now you can pick up the Ultimate Ears Boom 3 for just $ 129.99 at Amazon, which is a savings of $ 20. This is a recent release from Ultimate Ears, and our pals at iMore say it’s one of the best they’ve heard. It offers an immersive 360-degree sound with deep and accurate bass and can play for up to 15 hours per charge. It’s durable and waterproof, making it the perfect  [Read More…]

Ultimate Ears is bringing the noise with the new Boom 3 and Megaboom 3

Third time’s the charm for Ultimate Ears’ latest in the Boom line of Bluetooth speakers.

UE’s Boom speaker line is one of the most popular in all of Bluetooth speakerdom, and for good reason. They have awesome sound, are well-made, and have been reasonably priced, often going on sale on Amazon.

Now, Ultimate Ears has announced the Boom 3 and Megaboom 3, which continue the tradition of portable, water-resistant Bluetooth speakers with a long range (now 150  [Read More…]

AmazonBasics gaming headset review: Mucho boom for your buck

This gaming headset from Amazon provides great entry-level audio for cheap.

Editor’s note: We reviewed this Amazon gaming headset on an Xbox One, but it’s also compatible with PlayStation 4. However, PlayStation users’ experiences may vary slightly due to the console difference.

For gaming accessories, the growing “AmazonBasics” line is among the best when on a budget. Backed by one of the world’s largest retailers, the range strips products down to basics, while still maintaining a  [Read More…]

Get a refurbished UE Boom Bluetooth speaker from Amazon for just $57

If you’re in the market for a portable Bluetooth speaker, you should check out Amazon’s latest deal on the Logitech UE Boom. For a limited time, you can get a refurbished speaker in black for $ 56.94.

The UE Boom from Logitech offers up to 15 hours of music playback over Bluetooth through its 360-degree speaker. The model on sale is Logitech Certified Refurbished, and as such comes with a 90-day warranty. The speaker will ship  [Read More…]

Ultimate Ears’ Boom 2 and Megaboom pick up Google Now integration

Ultimate Ears is rolling out a firmware update to the UE Boom 2 and Megaboom that brings Google Now and Siri integration to the Bluetooth speakers. With the update, you can press the Bluetooth button and ask Google Now to play music, check the weather, search for nearby restaurants, and much more.

As the speakers are water-resistant, integrating Google Now lets you select and play tunes without having to access your phone. You can install the  [Read More…]

Grab the Logitech UE Boom 2 Bluetooth speaker for just $149.99

The Logitech UE Boom 2 portable Bluetooth speaker is currently on sale for just $ 149.99 at Amazon, a savings of $ 50. With the UE Boom 2, you can rock out to for hours with the speaker’s 360-degrees of sound output. And there’s no need to worry about durability thanks to the speaker’s shockproof and water resistant design.

As a bonus, the UE Boom 2 is offered in a variety of colors and finishes, so  [Read More…]

Latest HTC 10 Twitter teaser puts the ‘boom’ in its speakers

HTC continues to offer teasers for its next smartphone, rumored to be called simply the HTC 10, on its official Twitter page. The latest post shows an image of what looks to be the phone’s speakers

The HTC Twitter post states:

Here comes the new boom. You’ll hear it. #powerof10 pic.twitter.com/Ln3XxWZ9BO

— HTC (@htc) March 23, 2016

The image does appear to match the reportedly leaked images of the phone.  [Read More…]