Vizio's New Bluetooth Speakers Have Android KitKat Tablets Built In

Bluetooth speakers are all the same right? You connect your phone to them to wirelessly beam bumping music. Not Vizio's brand new Smart Audio speakers though. Vizio's Bluetooth speakers also have a freaking Android tablet running Kit Kat built in. Yes, there are 7-inch and 4.7-inch tablets on speakers now. » 1/06/14 8:00am 1/06/14 8:00am

Harman Kardon SoHo Headphones: Same Great Sound, New Portable Package

Last year's Harman Kardon CL headphones were absolute knockouts: A beautiful minimal design plus nearly perfectly clear sound, all for the totally reasonable list price of $200. With the new SoHo headphones, HK hopes to revise that success in a more portable package, while retaining the sound that made them a smash… » 9/05/13 3:00am 9/05/13 3:00am

This Portable Bluetooth Speaker Is Different Because It Looks Weird and…

The world is seething with a billion cheap, portable Bluetooth speakers. To differentiate itself from the pack, Boom Movement has created this thing. It's called the Urchin, and the silicone cloaked beast looks as bizarre as its name implies. It's also certified shock and water-resistant. » 11/29/12 6:35pm 11/29/12 6:35pm

NuForce's Bluetooth 4.0 Speakers Could Be the Best Wireless Speakers Yet

NuForce makes fantastic audio products; ones typically targeted at the mid-range audiophile. Their latest offering, a pair of Bluetooth speakers, uses the latest and greatest compression technologies, which they say will deliver top notch wireless sound .Can these new bookshelf speakers appeal to discerning ears? » 10/16/12 2:50pm 10/16/12 2:50pm

Beats Pill: Is This The $200 Bluetooth Speaker That Slays the Jambox?

The Jawbone Jambox was a pretty good bluetooth speaker, if not entirely perfect. But it had the benefit of being one of the first portable bluetooth speakers to combine design, affordability and ease of use along with quality. But in the Bluetooth market there's always room for improvement and though we've seen a… » 10/16/12 11:30am 10/16/12 11:30am

These Adorable Portable Bluetooth Speakers Can Also Charge Your Phone

People love the Jambox, a cute, portable Bluetooth speaker that don't cost too much money. It's been so successful, in fact, that it's unsurprising to see similar products crop up. Like these new Braven Bluetooth speakers, which manage to look quite similar to while costing a touch less and throw some handy new… » 4/16/12 12:40pm 4/16/12 12:40pm

The Jabra Freeway Bluetooth Speakerphone Bumps Surround Sound

The Jabra Freeway Speakerphone is the first of its bluetooth speakerphone brethren to use a three speaker-system to pump out Virtual Surround Sound via Bluetooth. It's smart too, the Freeway automatically turns on when a car door is open and pairs itself with the driver's phone. It's going to cost $129 in May but… » 3/23/11 2:40pm 3/23/11 2:40pm

Devotec Portable Solar Speaker Enjoys Long Walks On the Beach, Bluetooth

Battery constraints are the biggest hindrance to portable speakers, especially when they use power-sucking Bluetooth streaming. Devotec's Solar Sound Bluetooth Speakers should help oceanside podcast listeners, backyard music aficionados and tailgate dance partiers relax a little but harder. » 7/21/09 9:46am 7/21/09 9:46am

Bluetooth Speaker Could Moonlight As Flashlight, Runner's Baton

When the lights go out, be wary of flashlight-shaped Bluetooth 2.0 speakers, because they'll do little to illuminate anything, and you'll just blow your eardrum out when the power comes back on. Still, this baton-sized speaker pairs up nicely with a mobile on the road, and if you aren't traveling it plugs in too.… » 7/27/08 7:00pm 7/27/08 7:00pm

Intempo BTA-01 Adapter Makes Your iPod Speakers Bluetooth-able

Slot Intempo's little dongle into your speaker's iPod dock, and you can stream music to it from your Bluetooth-ready phone, PC or non-iPod MP3 player. The 2.4 x 2.0 x 0.4 inch BTA01 is compatible with any Bluetooth v1.2 device and speakers with standard iPod dock, and has a range of up to 10 meters. Handy if you need… » 2/06/08 7:25am 2/06/08 7:25am

Gear4 BlackBox Bluetooth Stereo Speaker is the Nerd's Ghetto Blaster

GEAR4's BlackBox Bluetooth speaker system is both good looking and functional, having a mini LED display and two 24W speakers on board. It's a black gloss finish, touchscreen controls, a USB-upgradable firmware, and fits right in on the bus, blasting out your Rock Jamz Vol. 3 from your A2DP compatible player for… » 9/12/07 2:00pm 9/12/07 2:00pm