This year is the 50th anniversary of Stanley Kubrick's 2001: A Space Odyssey film, and to celebrate, the Master Replicas Group has created a functional replica of the iconic computer HAL-9000. That's right, this is no prop, but rather a functional speaker with Amazon's Echo technology integrated, which makes it double as a virtual assistant. The replica consists of two parts: the HAL 9000 Bluetooth Speaker Edition modeled after Discovery One, and the limited, internet-connected HAL 9000 with Command Console that incorporates one of the Bluetooth speakers with a 10.1-inch HD display as well as 10 buttons that can be used to interact with HAL. Continue reading for more pictures, information, and the Indiegogo page.
The Ultimate Ears WONDERBOOM Waterproof Bluetooth Speaker is rated top in its class, and Prime members (get a free 30-day trial) can pick one up for $49.99 shipped, today only, originally $99.99. It offers 10 hours of musical enjoyment on a single battery charge, while its waterproof design means that you can listen while it floats and serenades you in the shower, pool or rain (ipx7-rated waterproof up to 30 minutes and a depth of 1 meter). Product page. Continue reading for another hands-on video review and more information.
Marshall's Stanmore Bluetooth Speaker combines style with function, and Prime members (get a free 30-day trial) can pick one up for $169.99 shipped, today only, originally $349. Hook it up wirelessly via the latest version of Bluetooth, featuring aptX technology, use the RCA input to plug in your record player, or simply connect the coil cord that's included to your phone using the 3.5mm auxiliary input. The Stanmore features a classic Marshall design, with a vintage-looking front fret, gold-colored metal details, and that iconic script logo. Product page. Continue reading for another video and more information.
Cambridge Soundworks' OontZ Angle 3 Bluetooth speaker can be used in just about any weather, and it's being offered for just $20.99, today only, originally $44.99. Distinct mids and highs from two precision acoustic drivers deliver excellent stereo sound and enhanced bass from a proprietary passive bass radiator design. It's splash-proof, rainproof, dust-proof, sand-proof which makes it a perfect outdoor, or even shower, speaker. Product page. Continue reading for another hands-on video review and more information.
JBL's Flip 3 Splashproof Bluetooth Speaker is perfect for everyday use, and it's being offered for just $59.99 shipped, today only, originally $99.95. This ultra-compact speaker is powered by a 3000mah rechargeable li-ion battery that offers up to 10 hours of continuous playtime. Sporting a durable, splash proof fabric and available in 8 vibrant colors, flip 3 is the all-purpose, all-weather companion that integrates music into every aspect of your life. Product page. Continue reading for another hands-on video and more information.
Aptoyu's Bluetooth Speaker not only offers 24-hour playtime on a full charge, but a built-in microphone for phone calls too, all for $9.89 with coupon code: N5AAKWNX, today only, originally $27.99. The Bluetooth range is approximately 33-feet, and the device is compatible with smartphones, computers, tablets and more. Dual high-performance drivers and extremely low harmonic distortion ensure enhanced clarity and fidelity regardless of what's being played. Product page - be sure to enter coupon code: N5AAKWNX during final checkout to receive the additional discount. Continue reading for another hands-on video, more pictures and information.
Anker's SoundCore Mini is a super-portable Bluetooth speaker that goes anywhere, and it's being offered for just $17.99 shipped with coupon code: R46TM4H9, today only, originally $29.88. A 5W audio driver and passive subwoofer ensure you get crystal-clear sound and powerful bass from a speaker you can literally take anywhere, while Bluetooth 4.0 technology enables you to seamlessly connect to any compatible Bluetooth device. It also boasts micro SD support, AUX-in jack, and an FM radio - so even if your phone stops, your music keeps going. Product page - be sure to enter coupon code: R46TM4H9 during final checkout for the additional discount. Continue reading for another video review, more pictures and information.
Sony's XB20 Portable Wireless Bluetooth Speaker sports a water-resistant design for worry-free listening indoors or out, and it's being offered for just $48 shipped, today only, originally $98. Hit the EXTRA BASS button to get things going. Dual passive radiators work together with stereo full-range speakers to enhance low-end response - giving bass a boost despite the compact size. Enjoy the same song with Wireless Party Chain. Connect up to 10 wireless speakers via Bluetooth and synchronize the music and lighting so everyone's dancing to the same beat. Product page. Continue reading for another hands-on video review and more information.
Logitech's Z906 5.1 THX Surround Speaker System is the perfect addition to any computer / home theater setup, and it's being offered for just $199.99 shipped, today only, originally $399. Delivers a continuous 500 watts of power, with the ability to deliver a peak of 1,000 watts under certain circumstances: Thunderous, room-shaking audio with deep bass you can feel. Connect up to six devices - computer, music player, TV, game console and more. Works with any device with either a headphone jack (3.5mm), RCA, six-channel direct, digital coaxial input or optical inputs. A compact control console and wireless remote let you instantly personalize your surround-sound experience. Product page. Continue reading for another hands-on preview and more information.
Anker's SoundCore Mini Bluetooth Speaker offers a 15-hour playtime when fully charged, and can be picked up for $16.99, today only, originally $29.88. Bluetooth 4.0 seamlessly connects to any Bluetooth device. A 66ft transmission range, and a noise-cancelling microphone enable hands-free calling. A 5W audio driver and passive subwoofer ensure you get crystal-clear sound and powerful bass from a speaker you can literally take anywhere. Product page. Continue reading for another video review and more information.