Isn’t it disappointing to always rely on the built-in speakers of your device to enjoy your favorite tunes or movies? The volume is inconsistent, lifeless and in some cases, it might even damage the speakers when you use it too much. Thanks to the invention of portable speakers, you won't have to face such hassles anymore. They come in variety of shapes and sizes but the main purpose is always the same. It’s to provide you with the best experience than any devices’ built in speakers can ever provide.
UE Boom 2
Best Portable Bluetooth Speakers
UE Boom 2 is a portable speaker meant for adventures people! Why you ask? Not only that it has insanely good sound for 360 degrees with deep bass; it is also shockproof and waterproof! This is the best choice for an adventures person since you can bring it anywhere you want. It have a battery lifespan up to 15 hours in a single charge. Let’s not forget to mention that UE Boom 2 is also NFC supported.
Best Portable Speakers With Bass
Don’t let the size fool you. I repeat. Don’t let the size fool you! X-Mini ME is also referred as a thumb size speaker which pretty much explains the size of the speaker. You can literally bring them anywhere you want. Being super portable is not the only strong points X-Mini ME has. Despite the small size, they can crank up 1.5W loudspeaker output with ease. You could also link the speakers together if you have a bunch of them. This will create an amazing multi-speaker system, boosting the sound intensity. The only downside of these speakers is that their battery life can only last up to 6 hours, but they make up for that with their vibrant design and portability.
Best Portable Speakers for iPhone
What looks brute yet stylish at the same time? It’s gotta be JBL Xtream! Not only that it’s splashproof, it’s also made of durable materials and rugged rubber to outlast all of your crazy adventures. Is your iPhone running out of battery as you are partying? Worry not. JBL Xtreme has a built-in 10,000mAH rechargeable battery feature as well. The only down side for JBL Xtreme is it’s weight, which is approximately 2.1 kg but it makes up for it with it’s stylish design and built-in features such as rechargeable battery and hands-free call function. It’s not even far-fetched to consider JBL Xtreme is an all in one speaker. So if you are looking for a portable speaker with multi purpose JBL Xtreme is the way to go!
Best Portable Speakers Under RM 50
Don’t lose heart if you are on a tight budget. You can still get your hands on KingOne’s Bluetooth Stereo Portable Speaker which is under RM 50. It got most of the basic features covered such as manageable size, satisfying sound, bluetooth connectivity from 10 meters away and to top it all off this portable speaker even comes with speakerphone feature. It might not give you extraordinary performance but it will definitely won't perform below average.
Best Portable Speakers Under RM 100
What are the first 2 words comes to your mind when the word “XiaoMi” is uttered? Cheap and amazing! XiaoMi did it again by introduction such a fine product for an unbelievably low cost. XiaoMi Cannon has a simple yet classy look to it. As for the audio quality, the sound remains clean even at maximum volume. It’s battery life is capable of lasting up to 7 hours and the range of bluetooth connectivity is 10 meters. In short, XioaMi always give amazing products for unreasonably cheap prices but who’s complaining? Grab them while they last!
Best Portable Speakers Under RM 200
If what you’re looking for is an inexpensive, stylish speaker with room filling sound; you cannot go wrong with Logitech X300. It’s a decent speaker with an attractive, sturdy build and modest price. The price might be it’s main selling point but that doesn’t mean it falls behind in performance. Not only that it’s capable of producing powerful sound, it also has a built-in microphone for speakerphone calls. It’s battery life only lasts for 5 hours but the bottom line is Logitech X300 speaker delivers a ton of sound in a tiny package for a bargain price.
Bose SoundLink Mini II
Bose Portable Speakers
Bose SoundLink Mini II may not be small enough to allow you carry it in your pocket but this is as small as a speaker can get without compromising it’s sound quality. It is able to produce a spectacular powerful and bassy sound for it’s size. Not only that the original design is already stylish; but you can also buy additional soft covers which comes in variety of colors to protect your speaker’s body from abrasions or scratches. With wireless range up to 10 meters and battery life span up to 10 hours this is one of their best speakers Bose has in store for you.
Philips Fidelio P8BLK/37
Philips Portable Speakers
In a quick glance Philips Fidelio P8BLK/37 will give you a classical vibe from it’s looks. Simple yet sturdy looking design and as for the sound it has a 20W RMS power to produce clear and reinforced sounds. It also comes with high performance amplifiers to ensure only dynamic sounds are being produced. Battery lifespan up to 8 hours with automatically displaying the battery level when the speaker is touched. Let’s not forget that, it can also serve as a portable power bank for your smartphones. If what you are looking for is a classical looking yet multi purpose Philips speakers; Philips Fidelio P8BLK/37 will be your ultimate choice.
iHome Portable Speakers
A small yet perfect companion for your laptops, mobile phones and mp3 players with vacuum bass that provides amazing volume and bass for a speaker that’s able to fit in your hand. It’s easy to use, compact and charges quickly. The internal battery is made of lithium ion to ensure they are long lasting. iHome iM60 also comes with 2 in 1 cable which enables you to charge the speaker while listening to it. You can also twist the speaker to expand it and have the ability to connect multiple speakers together via line-out jack. If what you’re searching is a small and compact speaker from iHome products, iHome iM60 will be the right choice for you.
Beats by Dr. Dre Pill
Beats Portable Speakers
Making a list for speakers without including the well known Beats’ speakers will be a serious “crime”. For those who are looking to own a Beats speakers, what we have here is Beats By Dr. Dre Beats Pill. As the name suggests, it’s a pill shaped portable speaker. It’s a speaker with amazing design, long lasting battery life, over the top sound and volume quality compared to it’s size. They may be pricey but that doesn’t mean that they have no special features. Pairing is soo much easier using Beats Pill since all you have to do is simply tap your phone to your speaker. Not only that, you can also create instant connection between 2 speakers by simply tapping one to another. If you are not fazed by the price of Beats Pill then feel free to own one and show off to your friends and family.
ION Portable Speakers
If what you want is a “portable speaker” that lives up to it’s name then ION Clipster is the right thing for you. ION Clipster literary gives you powerful performance while hanging around. Not only that it’s convenient for traveling, ION Clipster also comes with built-in rechargeable battery, easy to use volume controls and small yet eye catching design. As for the sound quality, despite the size of ION Clipster, it can produce loud and crystal clear sound with full bass response. As mentioned earlier, if what you are looking for is a “portable speaker” that lives up to it’s name, hands down ION Clipster is the top choice.
SONY Portable Speakers
Sony SRS-X33 is an elegantly designed mini portable speaker which provides amazing sound in comparison to its relatively small size. It is also has NFC tap to pair feature to make things more convenient for the users. The music that it produces is big and bassy which makes everything even more fun when it’s battery lifespan can last up to 12 hours in a single charge. Not only that it comes with style, the price is also affordable compared to other high quality portable speakers. In short, whatever Sony SRS-X33 can do for you, it does it excellently. There is no room for any complains.
Disclaimer: The pricing is just a good indication of how much these products are. The prices could change based on the e-commerce promotions that are going on.