Best Bluetooth Speakers on Amazon
A good Bluetooth speaker can make or break a party. It’s all about the bass – and the treble. And with the number of portable Bluetooth speakers, you can take the party with you.
When looking for the perfect Bluetooth speaker, it’s important to look at the sound quality, battery life, and additional features. You’ll need to figure out what your needs are and how you plan on using your speaker before you start shopping. Is the speaker something you just want in a room in your house, or will you need multiple speakers that connect wirelessly, or are you looking to be able to clip your speaker on your body while you hike or bike? Once you figure out what your needs are, you’re ready to shop.
Picking the right wireless speaker can be tricky, especially with the number of speakers on the market. Check out some of the best Bluetooth speaker options and find which one will fit your needs the most and bring your party or adventure up to the next level.
While JBL may not be a household name, it is a big giant in the speaker world. JBL speakers have been in athletic venues as well as vehicles. The JBL Flip4 has great features to boost your listening experience, including JBL Connect+, 12 hours of battery life, and the peace of mind that it’s waterproof. With JBL Connect+, this wireless speaker links more than 100 speakers to optimize your party atmosphere, ensuring every inch of your event is covered. The JBL Flip4 also connects to two smartphones and will alternate songs from each device.
The Revolve offers true 360-degree sound with speakers around the whole device, offering a deep, immersive sound. This durable speaker is water-resistant and is great for outdoor parties. If you want more volume, you can wirelessly connect additional speakers. The Revolve is able to remember the last eight audio devices that were paired up to it, making it easy to connect. This is a great speaker option with 12 hours of play time.
The JBL Flip3 is similar to the Flip4, but at a lower price point. This is a great pick if you are on a budget but still want a quality wireless speaker. The Flip3 uses JBL Connect to connect with other JBL Connect-enabled devices. This is a rugged device that will withstand many of the elements of the outdoors, including light rain and dust. But, unlike the Flip4, this speaker is not waterproof – it is only splashproof. This speaker can connect up to three smartphones and will alternate songs from each device.
This portable speaker has great sound quality for its size, and it’s ready to go where you’re going. The Bose Soundlink Mirco has a silicone strap that connects to a bike handle or backpack. This waterproof speaker is rugged and built to stand up to wear and tear from your adventures. Some of the Micro features include up to 6 hours battery life, ability to take calls, linking with Siri or your Google assistant, and more.
This lightweight, portable speaker is comparable to the Bose Soundlink Micro. It has a detachable strap so you can easily bring Sony’s quality sound with you. Sony boasts extra bass on its devices, using a passive monaural speaker to enhance low-end tones. You won’t have to give up sound quality with this small speaker. The SRS-XB12 is also dustproof and waterproof, meaning it’s ready for any outdoor party you have in mind.
JBL Xtreme has a higher price point than the Flip models. You can definitely party all night and into the morning with this model. The JBL Xtreme is a heavy-duty portable speaker that has 15 hours of battery life. Like the other JBL models, this wireless speaker also uses the technology of JBL Connect. The dual external passive radiators allow you to hear, feel, and see the bass. This speaker can connect up to three smartphones and will alternate songs from each device.
This sleek design is larger than the Bose Soundlink Micro so it may not work as well if you want to be transporting your speaker with you while you’re hiking or biking, but it’s a great small, portable option for a backyard party or wherever the party decides to take you. The Soundlink Mini boasts great sound quality and up to 7 hours of battery life.
The Sony GTKXB5BC wireless speaker is not one you’ll want to transport with you. This model is created for your home entertainment center. If you’re looking for a speaker that helps create the party atmosphere, the GTKXB5BC is for you. This speaker boasts LED club lighting as well as Extra Bass, and the ability to connect additional speakers with wireless party chain. This speaker can also connect to a TV or other equipment with audio input/output.
The Sony SRS-XB22 is a small, easy to transport Bluetooth speaker. In addition to being waterproof and dustproof, this speaker is also shockproof. If you’re prone to dropping things, this might be the speaker for you as this model is set to withstand drops. The SRS-XB22 boasts live sound quality, extra bass,and wireless party chain. And this model also adds to the party atmosphere with its light that pulses to the beat.
The Sony XB72 is another wireless home audio speaker. This is a step up from the Sony GTKXB5BC. The XB72 boost live sound mode and extra bass to ensure that your party has the highest sound quality. This speaker is ready for all your party needs with club-like strobe lights, wireless party chain, and an input for a microphone if you want to test out your musical talents.
The Sony SRS-XB21 is a step up from the Sony SRS-XB22. This portable speaker boasts live sounds mode and extra bass, making for a 3D music experience. Additional features include the wireless party chain, 12 hours of battery life and colored light. This lightweight speaker is waterproof and dustproof, making it an ideal choice for all your outdoor party needs.
The Sony GTK-PG10 gives you the option to use wireless music streaming through a smartphone or play a radio station or sports programming through the FM tuner. This speaker is ready for outdoor or indoor parties and has 13 hours of rechargeable battery life. The GTK-PG10 boasts a splashproof top panel with cup holders, a microphone input, and allows up to three smartphones to connect to it simultaneously. While the size of this will limit where you can easily take it, it is perfect for tailgating or outdoor parties.
No matter what Bluetooth speaker you purchase, you can guarantee your next party or adventure will be great.
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