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Can anyone recommend a decent travel speaker? On Amazon there are 1000s but many I assume have terrible sound quality; others are a bit overkill price wise. Here are my requirements:
1. Blue tooth
2. Not enormous (About the size of a tin can springs to mind as acceptable!)
3. Good sound quality
4. Costs < £50. (I often end up in places where expensive things like this go missing so I don’t want to spend a fortune).
5. Battery charged from USB and with a life of 3-4 hours.
Any ideas would be appreciated 🙂12 Feb 2018
I use these, have had quite a few of the original and the new model and am very happy with them.
I use them for playin ght e sound tracks of videos in meeting rooms – they are surprising loud, have good enough fidelty for my pupose, good battery life and cost less then £45.12 Feb 2018
I use a UE Mobile Boombox which is a BT speaker as well as a speaker/ conference phone. Newer model is UE MINI BOOM Bluetooth Wireless Speaker- Black https://www.amazon.co.uk/dp/B00I0UOCB0/ref=cm_sw_r_cp_apa_93CGAbWGNJQ37
A bit over your budget but excellent quality, and it doesn’t look too flashy so not likely to be nicked.12 Feb 2018
And there was me going to tell you about the time I went to ……. Agree with NicEvans the BoomBox is the best at the budget you mention, there are many better but more expensive such as a range of JBL or Bose speakers13 Feb 2018
Not sure if they are available outside Asia but I have a miniso sound bar, sound quality is good (i tend to have Bose on other things). Bluetooth, 3.5 jack in, SD card slot, works as mobile phone extension (android) and FM radio. battery life is certainly over 8 hours and charges from micro USB. All for the princely sum of £15! so if it goes …walkies…it’s no big loss. (from someone who has left 2 sets of Bose QC15’s on planes before!)
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stevescoots funny you should mention the miniso I actually saw a colleague with one of those recently and he waxed lyrically about it so good call on that…. (does anybody want to buy some second hand bose QC15’s???)
All joking aside I know what a bummer that can be having done it before the worst thing I lost was an Ipad, remembered it just as I got off the plane by the time I had fought my way back some thieving MoFO had taken it …. Moral of story attach a piece of string to your devices and now I understand why $15 wont hurt if you lose them….13 Feb 2018