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5 Stylish Bluetooth Speakers for the Nomadic Millennials

20 September 2017 | Reymart Jan Sarigumba

Most of us live our lives on the go so mobile speakers are a must. You’ll be wanting wireless connection so you can play tracks from your smartphone or tablet.

There are a plethora of options for stylish Bluetooth speakers that look as good as they sound. From sleek and easy-to-transport speakers from Bose to funky and ultraportable models from Logitech, here’s our pick of the most stylish mobile speakers to get the party started wherever you are.

Bose Soundlink Color

With a dimension of 5.3x5.0x2.1 inches, the Soundlink Color boasts a sleek, playful design that easily fits into your bag, knapsack or the palm of your hand. Not only does it have a premium-looking exterior but also offers a decent amount of bass. It also can handle complicated music with ease, producing clear highs and lows.

Bose wireless speakers

Bose SoundLink Colour Wireless Bluetooth Speaker - Blue
From RM 602.50 Your music. Make it vibrant. If music is your motivation, wait until you hear the SoundLink® Color Bluetooth speaker. It plays your favorite tunes from your favorite Bluetooth device—out loud in clear, full audio—just about anywhere you want to go. It's small, durable and simple to use. And it comes in a spectrum of colors to match almost any style. Full, lifelike sound from a lightweight, compact design Wireless connection to your smartphone, tablet or other Bluetooth device Voice prompts make pairing your devices easier than ever Up to 8 hours of music from rechargeable lithium-ion battery If music is your motivation, watch this » Made with you in mind The SoundLink® Color speaker suits your active, mobile lifestyle. The body is constructed of durable materials, and its rounded, compact shape fits easily into your bag or backpack. And you can choose from five colors: Blue, Mint, Red, Black and White. Easy connectivity The SoundLink® Color speaker has a range of about 30 feet, so you can enjoy your music out loud, without wires. It pairs with your smartphone, tablet or other Bluetooth device. Voice prompts talk you through Bluetooth pairing, making it simple. And the speaker remembers the eight most recent devices you've used, so reconnecting is even easier. The speaker can connect to two Bluetooth devices at the same time, letting you switch between them quickly—when the first device stops playing, the second can start. Take your tunes to go The SoundLink® Color speaker lets you play your music wherever you are, whatever you're doing. It's compact and light enough (1.25 pounds) to take along even when you're traveling light. The speaker is designed for ease of use. It features power, volume and source buttons. You control other functions from your Bluetooth device. The rechargeable lithium-ion battery gives you up to eight hours of playing time. You can recharge it in a wall outlet or with most USB power sources. Inspired performance Don't let the SoundLink® Color speaker's small size fool you. It may be compact, but it delivers a satisfying listening experience. Proprietary technologies and a unique design produce clear, well-balanced, full-range sound. More features Auxiliary input enables you to connect to other audio sources, like a tablet or MP3 player Charges with most USB power sources or the included wall charger Micro USB port allows for charging and software updates

Philips FLEX BT2000A

With two color options available, the FLEX BT2000A has a visually pleasing design with easy-to-access buttons and a very portable build. It also includes a shoelace-style lanyard which comes in handy if you’re on the go; just hang it from a belt loop or hook it to your backpack.

When it comes to pairing and playing music, it’s quite easy to use. Its stylish accordion-like sides offer a sound quality boost that can handle a lot of bass and less distortion.

Philips Wireless Speakers

JBL Clip+

At 4.2x3.5x1.7 inches, the Clip+ is smaller than most wireless speakers out there. JBL made it that way to make sharing of audio easier. Also, don’t let its small size fool you as it produces crisp trebles and detailed bass. Listening to the part where Ariana Grande’s “Focus” was complemented by horns sounded more lively as it should on the Clip+.

Not only does it have a cool design but also a water-resistance protection which is a noteworthy upgrade from its predecessor, the original Clip. Even if you spray it with water many times, it should function fine, making it a better option for taking everywhere.

JBL wireless speakers

Sony SRS-XB40

Aside from its premium look and feel, the XB40 has a rugged body and soft rubber sides, making it a durable portable speaker. All its buttons are placed on the top where you control media playback, answer phone calls, or enable your phone’s voice assistant. Sound-wise, the XB40 comes with an impressively loud sound, making it good for outdoor parties.

Sony Wireless Speakers

Logitech X50

What’s great about the Logitech X50 is that it not only has a funky and cool grill design but also a durable plastic body that can withstand shoulder-high drops. Despite its ultraportable size, it can surprisingly produce impressively clear sounds up to 90% of the volume bar. Not to mention, it has a decent battery life of 5 hours which you can recharge within 2 hours after it’s drained.

Logitech Wireless Speakers

Logitech UE BOOM Mini
RM 376.40 UE Mini Boom is the powerful and stylish portable Bluetooth speaker with unexpectedly Huge sound for its surprisingly small size. Unexpectedly Huge Sound At Ultimate Ears, we love the challenge of squeezing bigger sound into smaller spaces–especially with our portable speakers. UE Mini Boom sets the standard for how loud a wireless speaker of its size should be. Strong AND Punchy Don't be fooled by it's small size. UE Mini Boom delivers bold confident sound with colorful attitude. Enjoy your favorite songs with crystal clear highs and strong balance all the way down to the bass. Colorful AND Stylish Choose from five fun color combinations. Use the color selector to find the UE Mini Boom that fits your style. Whether you're traveling, hanging with friends outdoors, or just kicking back and watching a concert on your tablet at home, UE Mini Boom is the perfect companion for a life of play. Compact Design UE Mini Boom was designed to easily fit in your backpack, purse, gym bag, or to even just be tossed into your car–it was designed to be taken everywhere. Simple Controls Large +/- buttons make adjusting the volume a snap and the multifunction button makes it easy to answers calls and connect new Bluetooth devices. Crystal Clear Speakerphone Take calls in confidence with the reliable clarity and connectivity of UE Mini Boom. Your new office is everywhere. UE Mini Boom pumps out up to 10 hours of huge sound and wirelessly streams music from Bluetooth enabled devices from up to 50 ft away. Farther than most other wireless Bluetooth speakers. 10 Hour Battery UE Mini Boom features a rechargeable lithium-ion battery with up to 10 hours of continuous music on a single charge. Conveniently recharge on the go with the included micro USB cable. 50 FT Bluetooth® Wireless UE Mini Boom can connect to your Bluetooth enabled devices from up to 50 ft away, can be actively paired to any two devices at once and will remember the last 8 devices it connected to. NFC Enabled Use a simple tap to connect your UE Mini Boom to NFC-enabled devices. Life is better when friends come together. Wirelessly connect two UE Mini BOOMs together with the UE Boom app to take the music and energy to a new level. Stereo Mode Connect the two speakers in 'Stereo' for when you want to enjoy epic stereo sound with wide separation. Double Mode When you want the two speakers to play the same thing choose 'Double' and enjoy the same stream from both speakers. Tech Specs Wireless Capabilities: Pair up to 8 Bluetooth® enabled source devices - Connect up to two source devices at the same time. Wirelessly play (stream) to 2 UE Mini BOOMs from one source. Mobile range of play is up to 15m (50 ft). NFC (passive) enabled - (works with active NFC enabled source devices * Android Jellybean and higher). Audio: Maximum Sound level SPL = 86dBC Frequency Range = 130 Hz - 20 kHz Drivers = Two 1.5", 4 Ohm Drivers; One 3" x 1.5" Passive Radiator Power: Rechargeable Lithium-Ion Battery for up to 10 hours of battery life between Micro USB charges. Actual battery life will vary with use, settings and environmental conditions. Charge time: 3.8 hours APP Configurable ( i OS AND Android) 2-Year Limited Hardware Warranty Dimensions Length: 7.6 (2.6”) Width: 11.1cm (4.4”) Height: 6.1cm (2.4”) Weight: 301g (speaker only) Compatibility: For Audio Playback: Smartphones, tablets and other devices that support Bluetooth® wireless audio profile [Advanced Audio Distribution Profile (A2Dp)] or 3.5 mm audio output. For Phone Calls: Phones that support Bluetooth® Hands-Free Profile (Hfp1.5)

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