When you consider the fact that a good wireless audio speaker can either make your music enjoyable or annoying, then you will understand the need for a careful research and thorough review when searching for the best bluetooth speakers in 2019.
Now you know, because over the cause of this wireless speakers review, you are going to come across them often. On that note, lets first take a look at the below comparison table of the best wireless speakers we were able to test.
1. Ultimate Ears UE Megaboom 3
Size: 8.9 x 3.4-inches | Weight: 2 pounds | Battery Life: 20 hours | Water Resistance: Yes | Maximum Sound Level: 90db | Voice Controls: No
The UE Megaboom 3 might not be the very compact audio speaker available, and unlike many of its competitors, doesn’t have Alexa or Google Assistant support. But if what you really need is a great sounding audio speaker with ruggedness to stand dust and water, the UE Megaboom 3 is the best wireless bluetooth speaker on the market.
After several Bluetooth speaker reviews and tests, the UE Mega Boom 3 came out top, as the best bluetooth speaker overall 2019 – with a totally waterproof design and produces bigger sound with fuller bass.
2. Bose SoundLink Revolve+
The sound from the Revolve+ speakers is certainly detailed and also expansive with a sweet treble and upper mid range. The top end is a little on the harsh side at times. The 360 degree sound is really impressive, without any very noticeable dead spots as you walk around the room.
Another additional feature of the Revolve + is that it is Siri and Google assistant enabled and has a button for activating them too. You can also connect the speaker to two devices at any time and it will also remember the last eight devices that were connected to it.
The Bose Soundlink revolve+ might not be the cutest, most waterproof or the cheapest Bluetooth speaker in the market, but the Bose Revolve+ arguably sounds better and has deeper bass than most wireless speakers out there, which of course earned it its place on this list of the best Bluetooth speakers of 2019.
3. Amazon Echo (2nd Generation) Smart Wireless Speaker
Size: 5.9 x 3.5 inches Weight: 29 ounces | Battery Life (Rated): N/A | Waterproof/water Resistance: No | Voice Controls: Yes (Alexa)
Nothing new, really, the real attraction on this speaker is Alexa, Amazon’s digital voice assistant that can do everything from check the weather for you to read your emails, all with just a quick voice command. As side attraction, you can equally ask alexa some funny questions that returns hilarious answers.
When it comes to audio sound quality, the Amazon Echo smart speaker delivers solid bass and a strong overall volume. In addition, considering the tons of smart devices and services Alexa can interact with, this is the best speaker to get if you have smart gadgets in your home.
4. Amazon Echo (2nd Generation) Smart Wireless Speaker
Size: 8.3 x 2.9 x 2.5 inches | Weight: 27 ounces | Battery life: Up to 15 hours | Wireless range: 30+ feet | Frequency response: 60Hz -20kHz | Drivers: Two 28mm neodymium tweeters, two 39mm neodymium aluminum domed mid/woofers, two 43mm x 54mm passive radiators | NFC: No | Aux-in: Yes | Voice Controls: Yes
This speaker delivers a well balanced sound across the spectrum- treble, midrange and bass making it a versatile performer. It has a wireless range of 100 feet without obstruction and might drop to 60 feet across walls.
On top of delivering rich bass and crisp treble, the Style-S has a really tough and rugged design, featuring an attractive mesh design that can handle being dunked in water or dropped on the ground.
Additionally, it can also serve as a speakerphone which makes the voice at the other end clear when making a call and can also be paired with another style-s to create a stereo surround sound by easily pressing “+and” Bluetooth on one speaker and “–and” Bluetooth on other speaker.
5. JBL Charge 3
Size: Portable and compact | Weight: 1.76 pounds | Battery life: 20 hours | Wireless range: 30+ feet | Frequency response: 65Hz – 20kHz | Drivers: Two 1.7″ drivers and two passive radiators | NFC: No | Bluetooth version: 3.0 | Aux-in: Yes | USB charging: Yes
No doubt about it, the JBL Charge 3 is one of the best wireless Bluetooth speakers you can lay your hands on right now because of its sound quality, size and the price, which is indeed quite affordable.
This wireless audio speaker has an IPX7 rating, which means: it is not just splash proof, but completely water proof. Not just a water proof device, the water proof fabrics does not only do a very good job of protecting the speaker from water but it also gives it a firm grip.
JBL Charge 3 wirelessly connects up to 3 Smart Phones or Tablets and takes turns playing powerful stereo sounds. It has a connectivity of 50-60 feet when there’s no wall but with walls around the range drops to 30-35 feet which is also not bad.
Overall, The JBL charge 3 strikes a great balance between price, features and sound.
6. Bose Soundlink Mini II
This speaker actually looks small but produces a wonderful sound. Compared to the size, it delivers full, natural sound with dramatically deeper bass than you’d expect from an ultra compact speaker.
The Bose soundlink Mini II Limited Edition Bluetooth Speaker delivers a smooth and well textured tone, with decent mid range presence that isn’t only about pounding out bass beats. This speaker comes with quality sound with deeper bass, silkier mids and smoother treble.
While the Bose Soundlink Mini II wireless Bluetooth audio speaker gives the impression of having deep and full bass, it’s capable of bringing out sub-bass frequencies due to the limitations of its small driver/ radiator array.
This speaker is able to remembers the last eight devices that were previously used with it, and is able to automatically reconnect to them.
7. LG PK7 XBOOM Go
The LG PK7 Portable Bluetooth Speaker with Meridian Technology lets you enjoy your favorite music wherever you go. With the integrated Grab-and-Go handle, it’s easy to take with you and use outside on the patio, in the backyard, or even at the pool. It can handle a splash or two thanks to its IPX5 rated water resistance. No matter where it goes, the PK7 can provide up to 20 hours of playback through its 2-channel speakers, with dual tweeters and dual-passive radiators.
You can playback audio from any Bluetooth device, such as a smartphone or tablet, but when paired with a phone, the PK7 conveniently doubles as a speakerphone. Talk with callers through the speaker, and even access your phone’s digital assistants by sending voice commands through the PK7. The PK7 supports both Android’s Google Now, and Apple’s Siri.
- Easy Bluetooth Pairing & High Definition Streaming
- Party all day and into the night with up to 22 hours playback
- Enhanced bass with LED beat lighting keeps the party going
- Take the party anywhere with Grab & Go handles
- For indoor or outdoor parties – PK7 is water and weather resistant (iPX5 rated water resistance)
- Bluetooth speakerphone – take calls over the PK7 speaker. Battery Capacity – 3.7V 10400mAh
8. Sony XB40
Make your own night club with the red SRS-XB40 Bluetooth Speaker from Sony. This speaker uses Sony’s EXTRA BASS and ClearAudio+ technologies to deliver deep low-end tones and clear high-quality sound. The SRS-XB40 also features a multicolored line LED, bright speaker lights, and flashing strobe that creates a flashy light show to go along with your music. The SRS-XB40 uses Bluetooth connectivity to wirelessly stream music from compatible devices and features NFC for quick and easy one-touch pairing. The built-in Bluetooth also lets the SRS-XB40 pair up to 9 additional speakers for more room-filling sound.
Compact and portable, the SRS-XB40 is made to be taken with you, and its water-resistant design means you can keep the music going rain or shine. Its long-lasting battery will provide up to 24 hours of playback, and you there’s even a USB port for charging your smartphone.
9. JBL Xtreme 2
JBL combines high-quality audio performance and durability so you can enjoy your favorite music in any environment with the midnight black Xtreme 2 Portable Bluetooth Speaker.
The Bluetooth streaming capability allows up to two users to connect to the same speaker, so everyone gets the chance to hear their favorite tunes.
It also has a USB Type-A charging port and auxiliary audio input, which lets users charge any smartphone or tablet or connect to this speaker directly, so the party never has to stop. Furthermore, the Xtreme 2 features JBL Connect+, allowing you to wirelessly link one-hundred or more Connect+-enabled speakers, amplifying the listening experience.