6 OF THE BEST COMPACT WIRELESS SPEAKERS
FEATURING KITSOUND, BOSE, SONOS AND MORE...
As each year goes by CD’s become more and more obsolete. We’re now a generation of music streamers and our music collections are no longer something you have on display in your house, they're now simply data in "the cloud" accessible via our smartphones and tablets. With this clean polished and perfect sound (CD’s always scratch), we now turn to some of the best wireless speakers on the market - here’s our top 6.
KitSound Boom Evolution
The KS Boom Evolution (£199) let’s you listen to your music by connecting to Bluetooth wireless technology-enabled products like mobile phones and media players without using cables. With its six inch down firing subwoofer and precision three inch satellite drivers, the Boom Evolution ensures a clear, powerfully loud sound with minimum distortion. What’s more, listeners can control the sound with bass and treble controls, so that you can tailor the sound to your room with the minimum of fuss.
Amazon Echo Smart
Amazon Echo (£179) is designed around your voice. It's hands-free and always on. With seven microphones and beam-forming technology, Echo can hear you from across the room - even while music is playing. Echo is also an expertly tuned speaker that can fill any room with immersive sound. Echo connects to Alexa, a cloud-based voice service, to provide information, answer questions, play music, read the news, check sports scores or the weather, and more.
A compact wireless speaker (£166) with deep, crystal clear HiFi sound. PLAY:1’s custom-designed 3.5” mid-woofer and tweeter, each with a dedicated amplifier, delivers a rich powerful sound, with crystal clear highs and deep, rolling lows for pitch-perfect HiFi music. Get over 100,000 free radio stations, shows, and podcasts, all for free, and you can tune in without turning on your computer: browse for stations or a radio host you love. It is also designed to withstand high humidity, such as in a bathroom with a running shower.
Play by Bang & Olufsen
Bring crystal clear sound to your home with this Beolit 15 speaker (£399). Featuring a rechargeable LI-Ion battery inside, it plays up to 24 hours on a single charge and boasts a unique True360 sound solution to ensure your music sounds great, wherever it is placed. With enough sound to fill even larger rooms, the quick and simple Bluetooth 4.0 makes it easy for you to play music from any of your favourite devices including laptops, mobile phones and tablets. The smooth aluminium exterior is complemented by a supple leather handle and the non-slip rubber top tray holds your devices when in use.
No cords. No docks. No plugs. And it gets a whopping 15 hours of playback from a single charge, so you'll need a rest before it ever will. The clear sounds is created using precision-tuned drivers, dual passive bass radiators, and multi-band compressors working in concert with unprecedented depth, detail, and realism of LiveAudio. The Jawbone App gives you one-touch access to all your saved and streaming music, and you can keep Big Jambox (£259) up-to-date and add new features as they roll out.
Bose SoundLink Mini
Enjoy your music on the go, everywhere you go. The SoundLink Mini Bluetooth speaker II (£169) delivers full, natural sound with dramatically deeper bass than you'd expect from an ultra-compact speaker that fits in the palm of your hand. It connects wirelessly to your smartphone, tablet or other Bluetooth device, so you can listen to your music, videos or games anytime, anywhere. And the built-in speakerphone lets you take calls out loud, too.