Today no one is there to be seen without a smartphone.
Is there anyone reading this post who do not own a smartphone? The answer would be no.
Sitting alone or with bunch of friends you may have tried to play your favorite track on it, disappointed with the low sound, you turn in off. Phones have their limitations on size and battery. You can’t expect everything out of it.
So, what’s the solution? Simple, a dedicated Bluetooth speaker.
They are cool, sturdy, loud and clear with a long lasting battery life.
They can make your get-together more happening. Whether you need a low budgeted under $100, a powerful and fuller sound churner, a waterproof performer, a rugged built or a micro size ready to slip into pocket speaker, you can have them all as per your need.
Check out these 35 Best Bluetooth speakers Of 2017:
The most portable and powerful speakers priced between $100 and $299.
FUGOO Sport, Price $134
With ultimate battery backup of 40 hours, Fugoo sport beats all in the race. Made for careless and robust handling with an IPX7 rating that makes it waterproof(up to a depth of 3 feet of water) and capable of handling various shocks and mishandling. Sound quality is also awesome, housing a total of six drivers, with pairs of each tweeter, woofer, and passive radiator. It makes it a perfect 360-degree speaker. Play country, rock, jazz, classical, pop or rap you will be amazed by the performance on each style.
Coming to it’s look, the speaker looks very fashionable and attractive with small and compact size. You can even remove its jacket to cut it’s weight. The Bluetooth range is also impressive, 30 feet. All these factors make it a popular contestant in the best Bluetooth speakers.
- Waterproof IPX7 rating.
- 360-degree speaker.
- 40 hours long lasting backup( longest battery backup)
- Great sound and bass.
Bose SoundLink Color, Price $129
You would fall in love with this cute looking round cornered speaker, SoundLink Color, available in various gladsome shades like blue, black, red and many more. The speaker looks molded as a single piece with side rubber strap for better grip. It is ultra-portable, ready to pack and move. The buttons are integral with the top panel and are pressure operated.
Coming to sound quality, it’s again unrivaled being from unarguably one of the top player in the world of speakers. The speaker glares out a loud, clear and thunderous sound. Battery back is also fairly good with a backup time of 8 hours and the Bluetooth range extends up to 30 feet.
- Cool colors and design.
- Considerable battery cycle of 8 hours.
- Great sound and bass.
Harmon Kardon Esquire Mini. Price $100
It’s not just a super portable speaker, it’s a piece of jewelry. Fully cast in Aluminum body with a golden tint, it looks stunning in your hand or on the table. The protective and scratch resistant ceramic coating on the top of grills make it ready to bear any torture on it’s exposed body. Battery backup duration is also remarkable that lasts for 8 hours on continuous using.
Coming to sound quality, it fairs well, with not so good performance at the high base due to it’s smallsize. Else the sound output is crystal clear as it appearance.
Apart from charging port, you also have a USB extension port making it a kind of power bank to charge your phone in an emergency. The gadget also comes with speakerphone capability to answer your incoming calls.
- Full Aluminum body.
- Trendy, slim and sleek.
- Function as power bank.
Amazon Echo Price $180
A very useful product, not like those rarely used speakers that you use for your party then it rests in your cupboard for long gap. Amazon Echo comes with voice assistant feature and smart integration with internet services that keeps on upgrading. So, you can search for shopping products on Amazon, order pizza or book a cab through it.
Just like Google assistant, it can set reminders, answer questions or schedule appointments for you and do many more things. It’s not just a speaker. A sleek cylindrical design gives it a 360 degree sound capability. It sounds quite crystal clear and loud. A great intuitive and wise device to have at your home making it one of the best wireless bluetooth speakers.
- Intelligent voice assistant.
- Multiple uses.
- 360 degree sound.
Creative Sound Blaster Roar 2, Price $159
The successor of previous Sound Blaster Roar, the Roar 2 is all ready to keep up the legacy with some more added features, slim and lighter look. Rectangular in shape, it looks like some classy portable transistor, giving your living room or office a serious look. It comes with micro SD slot to plug and play music directly and also an NFC-enabled feature. There is also an integral voice recorder to be found.
Speaking of sound quality, it’s better, louder and fuller than the previous version. There is a one touch TeraBass and Roar feature that give a boost to sound automatically.
Powered by 6,000 mAh battery it runs up to 8 hours on a single full charging. Though, not great at battery backup even with high rating battery of 6,000 mAh, reason lies it’s powerful and awesome sound. It’s wireless Bluetooth range is also impressive with around 40 feet radius coverage.
- 6,000 mAh battery.
- Ultimate sound with one touch TeraBass.
- SD card slot.
UE Boom 2, Price $165
Ready-to-go sporty speaker from Ultimate Ears. It is cylindrical in design to furnish a 360-degree sound capability. The robust IPX7 rating gives it all freedom to splash and dive in swimming pools with you.
The cylindrical shape and waterproof performance make it all fit to be put along with your chilled beers. A long battery life of 15 hours makes it a great companion for any parties functions or events.
The Bluetooth range is also very impressive with 30 feet signal capture. You get good options for color selection, available in various glee color variants blue, black, red and many others.
Clean in built-up, there are power and Bluetooth button at one end, USB charging and 3.5 mm jack at other ends. Sound quality is fantastic filling the complete space(closed or open). No breaking of sound on full audio output.
- Waterproof IPX7 rating
- 360 degree sound.
- Long battery life of 15 hours.
UE Roll 2, Price $100
The improved version of previous UE Roll, UE Roll 2 is constantly among the best-ranked speakers on various listicles. Engadget placed it at number one position in a test of 118 speakers. It’s great in a portability, small in size yet very powerful in sound.
The speaker comes with an IPX7 waterproof rating. That makes it fit to use even after being taking to a depth of 1m below water. So, you can take it to your pool party, beach party, swimming pool or bathroom. No more fear of getting splashed or even fall in the water.
The speaker houses a perfect bungee cord to hang it any place of your wish, on the handle of your bike, boat or bathroom’s taps. Coming to looks, the small, sleek speaker with cool fabric and canvas looks as a masterpiece of art. It’s intuitive design give a 360-degree sound quality.
The wireless Bluetooth range is also very impressive and runs up to a distance of 100 ft. Available in various cool color options, reef, sugarplum, atmosphere, and volcano. When you talk about battery backup, it can run up to 9 hours from a single recharge.
The free dedicated Ultimate Ears’ app adds more functionality to it as you can play with various settings. It’s a great worth for your money. I could see just on downside that is a missing speakerphone
- IPX7 waterproof rating.
- 9 hours long battery backup.
- Stylish and cool colors.
Bose SoundLink Mini II, Price $199
Great sound quality as expected from a Bose products, one of the loudest bluetooth speakers to have. Though a little costlier, if you have a good budget, just go for it. The sound is much louder, fuller and clearer than the other competing speakers. Apart from Bluetooth connectivity, there is an option to plug standard 3.5mm jack to get better audio output. A complete system for any party, conference or get together.
Coming on to it’s battery back up it can run up to 10 hours on a single charge. It comes with inbuilt microphone for replying hand free phone calls. The single piece aluminum casing makes it sturdy and clean looking gadget.
- Fuller sound.
- Long battery backup of 10 hours.
- Bose reliability.
- Aluminum casing.
SHARKK COMMANDO Price $110
Portable and sturdy speaker with abundant use of rubber and metallic grills on the body. The strong and tough piece comes with an IPX6 rating to tolerate water splashes from all directions. Powered by 6600 mAh battery, it’s run-time of long 24 hours is simply unbeatable at this price. With it’s 5W speaker it pumps out loud and treble music.
Named as COMMANDO it gives you a feel of a military class product, with it’s tough design, IPX6 rating and long lasting battery. A true companion for your wild expeditions. Supporting microphone feature it gives you ability to operate hand free mobile calls.
- Splash proof IPX6 rating
- Tough performance.
- Speakerphone capability.
Riva Turbo X, Price $299
Another great contestant in the line of expensive speakers with a great sound quality. Turbo X churns or more lively and natural sound and high volume. Use it’s TURBO mode to get more powerful sound while playing games or watching action movies. Powered by a long lasting battery that can run for 24 hours without a break.
Craftily designed for 360-degree sound quality with the four metal grill faces and rubber coated bottom for higher grip and protection. The top face comes with easy pressure sensitive touch buttons. It’s good in portability and handling as it comes with splash proof capability. It looks much impressive and significantly boosts up your living room or office beauty.
- Long lasting 24 hour battery.
- Splash proof.
- Ultimate sound quality.
- Touch buttons.
Beats Pill 2.0 Speaker, Price INR. 18,000 or($270)
Shaped in the form of an enlarged medicinal pill, Beats Pill looks very stunning. The center portion (where the two halves of a pill join) houses the power button, mic, phone receiver and volume buttons. The four drivers can be seen well through the metallic grills. Together they produce high quality, crystal clear, loud and fuller sound.
Apart from the Bluetooth connectivity, it comes with wireless NFC feature and direct AUX cable port. Coming to the battery backup, it’s battery lasts for 10 hours of nonstop performance. Take the music pill to turn your sleepy nights into live music concerts.
- Lovely design.
- Long battery cycle of 10 hours.
JBL Charge 3, Price $128
Another wonderful piece from JBL, strong, chic and powerful. It is IPX7 rated, so no fear from rain, shocks or submerged water condition. The battery back up of speaker is also good with 20 hours of uninterpreted performance for a single charge. It looks very durable with a robust fabric cover and integrated raised buttons.
The cylindrical design gives it a natural 360-dergee sound output. It’s sound quality is also awesome, loud, clear and clean, that’s what you can expect from JBL. The Bluetooth connectivity range is also fine with around 30 feet coverage. It’s a complete value for your money spent with rough and tough IPX7 rating, cheerful appearance, and glaring sound.
- Waterproof IPX7 rating.
- Long lasting 24 hours battery backup.
- Crystal clear and loud sound quality.
The most popular mini Bluetooth speakers price between $18 and $199.
Sony SRSX11 Mini, Price $65
Cute and small cube from Sony, it looks very fashionable. There is the lining of soft rubber on all the 12 edges and the grills are metallic. There is a stylish strap to hang in anywhere you like. About the sound, it’s amazing with 10W power output making loud, clean and clear sound.
The are two passive radiators in it. Though, it does not perform perfectly on bass, something you can’t expect from such compact speakers.
The battery back up is awesome, 12 hours non-stop performance on a single charging. The speakerphone feature adds another great functionality to it. Take and end your calls directly without any hassles.
The interface is also very clean with just four buttons, volume up/down, power and phone receiver buttons.
- Speakerphone capability.
- Rubber line edges
- 12 hours long battery backup.
- Metallic body casing.
Anker Ultra Mini, Price $22
This bitsy mini speaker from Anker has sound beyond your expectations. Play anything from rock to rap, it performs well even at high bass. The base is rubber-lined for good grip so that it don’t vibrates while playing music. Battery backup of the speaker is also impressive as it runs for 12 hours with a single charging cycle. The Bluetooth connectivity range is also good, it covers around 30 feet radius.
Apart from Bluetooth, you can also connect with the audio cable to let the battery run long. The speakers come with some additional handy features like NFC connection and auto turn off.
So, it turns off in case of longer nonconnectivity to any device. The only missing feature here is the nonavailability of speakerphone feature to take your calls. Otherwise, it is a great piece to be in your pocket one of the good bluetooth speakers to buy.
- NFC feature.
- Rubber lined edges.
- Auto Turn OFF.
- long lasting battery backup of 12 hours .
JAM Plus Mini, Price $28
The sleek, metallic and glossy looking JAM Plus is all jam-packed with cool features and fashionable design.
The gadget looks sturdy and durable with hard plastic and metal material. The Bluetooth range is also good, 30 feet, play it from anywhere you want within this radius. It sounds well and you can also connect with another piece of JAM speakers if you still want some louder sound.
There is also functionality to take your phone calls directly on the speaker.Battery backup is a bit poor with around four hours of continuous playing, else everything is fine and fair.
You can have this stylish looking speaker in five more color variants.
- Speakerphone capability.
- Sturdy, metallic and sleek design.
- Connectable to another speaker.
Roker S-Cannon Mini, Price $20
The shining, metallic screw thread designed gadget with 3W speaker delivers impressive sound. The base is lined with rubber to hold it firmly. You can also receive your phone calls through it with speakerphone feature.
Apart from Bluetooth connectivity you can also plug in the AUX cable for better sound and longer battery life.
The battery backup time is around five hours continuous playing. The cool metallic mini speaker is a great performer at it’s low price.
- Metallic body.
- Low cost.
JBL Clip Mini, Price $33
A powerful small, sleek and ultra portable speaker from JBL. It sounds amazing as other powerful JBL speakers at such a tiny size. The sound quality is simply awesome. Apart from great sound and look, the speaker comes with splash proof feature. So, don’t fear while taking it to your poolside parties or water games. Make sure you don’t submerge it, it’s only splash proof.
The speaker also supports speakerphone feature to take calls so that you can keep your phone at a safe distance while you are in swimming pool or beach. It’s battery backup is around 5 hours at full volume.
Though it seems a bit lower but, when you hear the loudness and fullness of audio coming out of it, it’s completely justifiable. As the name JBL Clip, it comes with inbuilt clip design to hang it from anywhere you find suitable.
- Splash proof.
- Cool color variants
- Speakerphone capability.
Omaker W4 Mini Price $20
Small cubical Omaker speaker looks fabulous in metal and hard plastic sidelining. Metallic surface gives it a sturdy, shining and fashionable look while the plastic material on all the edges gives it high durability, good grip, and protection against wear and tear.
On sound performance, speaker excels well with it’s crystal clear and boisterous sound.
Coming to the battery backup, it is powered by a long lasting battery that runs it nonstop up to 12 hours. So party all night, without any break. The Bluetooth range is also ample, around 30 feet.
Take it to any adventure tour, trekking expedition or place it all your table it’s going to increase the value.