The future of audio equipment is here! With Bluetooth technology you can connect your smartphone, laptop, or even television remotely to a booming sound system to play your choice of music in the garage, out in the garden or down at the beach. Bluetooth speakers are a safe bet – they are highly durable, high quality sounds, beautifully designed, waterproof (the good ones) and smart speakers have voice assistants! Let’s take a look at the best portable speakers that you can buy in 2020 to enhance your audio experience.
UE Wonderboom 2
Ideal for pool parties and outdoor adventures, the UE Wonderboom 2 is a compact speaker that packs a lot of punch! While small in stature, the Wonderboom 2 is both dustproof and waterproof, able to survive a 3 feet plunge into a swimming pool for 30 minutes. If that’s not enough to sell you on, this durable speaker has a massive 13-hour battery life along with an Outdoor Boost so that your beats keep booming loudly no matter what background noise you’re faced with!
JBL Flip 5
If you’re looking for a rugged speaker with unbeatable sound quality, then it doesn’t get better than the JBL Flip 5! This What! Hi-Fi award-winning speaker is revered for its superior sound quality and is available in a variety of colors, including camouflage. What really gives this speaker its unique edge is its PartyBoost button, which allows you to link up to other PartyBoost-enabled speakers to create the ultimate concert experience!
When it comes to versatility, the Sonos Move is in a league of its own! In addition to being a stellar outdoor speaker, the Sonos Move doubles as a home theatre sound system, with its booming bass and crisp textures. Both Bluetooth and Wi-Fi compatible, this speaker seamlessly switches to Bluetooth when out of range from Wi-Fi hotspots, thereby continuing your music stream uninterrupted. This speaker supports major streaming services such as Spotify and Apple Music and even lets you use virtual assistants such as Google Assistant and Alexa!
UE Megaboom 3
With the UE Megaboom 3, the party never stops! This sound system has an unbelievable battery life of 20 hours and has survived thousands of durability tests. In addition to its indestructible shell, the Megaboom 3 exhibits a sound quality second to none. This speaker boasts a spatial 360° sound that provides deep bass and expressive vocals in all directions, while it is also able to pair up with other UE speakers (including previous Boom generations) to create a theatrical experience!
JBL Charge 4
Functional and stylish, the JBL Charge 4 provides value for money like no other! Despite being one of the more affordable high-end portable speakers, the JBL Charge 4 exhibits a rich sound quality that matches up with even its premium-priced high-end competitors.If that’s not enough, this speaker has an impressive 20-hour battery life and voice assistant integration and is even waterproof!
Whether it’s long battery life, voice assistant integration, durability, or simply crisp audio quality that you’re after, there’s bound to be a portable speaker for you on this list. No matter which speaker you end up choosing, rest assured that you will not be left disappointed!