The choice of wireless bluetooth speakers can be overwhelming if you’ve just started looking. They’re a great choice if you prefer to take your tunes with you, from room to room, or outdoors on the beach. Some of the best portable speakers sound almost as good as any indoor speaker.
You can stream high-quality music over Bluetooth, and set up multi-room audio among multiple speakers to play your favorite tracks all over the house. There are plenty of wireless speakers to choose from, so finding the right one for you can be difficult.
- 1 Best Bluetooth Speakers of 2020
- 2 WiFi Speaker Reviews
- 2.1 Bose SoundLink Revolve+
- 2.2 JBL Charge 4 Waterproof Portable Bluetooth Speaker
- 2.3 Anker Soundcore Portable Bluetooth Speaker
- 2.4 Ultimate Ears Wonderboom 2
- 2.5 Amazon Echo Dot (Gen 3)
- 2.6 Ultimate Ears Boom 3 Portable Waterproof Bluetooth Speaker
- 2.7 Bose SoundLink Color Bluetooth Speaker II
- 2.8 Sonos Move – Smart Portable Wi-Fi and Bluetooth Speaker
- 2.9 Anker Soundcore Bluetooth Speaker
- 2.10 Bugani Bluetooth Speaker
- 3 Final Thoughts
Best Bluetooth Speakers of 2020
We’ve put together this guide to the best wireless speakers with the cutest designs and inbuilt tech for your budget. Our favorite speakers boast the best audio quality, battery life, and more, so you can make the most of your purchase.
These are the Best Wireless Speakers:
- Bose SoundLink Revolve+
- JBL Charge 4 Waterproof Portable Bluetooth Speaker
- Anker Soundcore Portable Bluetooth Speaker
- Ultimate Ears Wonderboom 2
- Amazon Echo Dot (Gen 3)
- Ultimate Ears Boom 3 Portable Waterproof Bluetooth Speaker
- Bose SoundLink Color Bluetooth Speaker II
- Sonos Move – Smart Portable Wi-Fi and Bluetooth Speaker
- Anker Soundcore Bluetooth Speaker
- Bugani Bluetooth Speaker
Bose SoundLink Revolve+
Like your music deep and awesomely loud? With a beautiful design and build, the Bose SoundLink Revolve+ speaker offers 360 degree sound. It’s perfect for an indoor party, or moving around the room without impacting audio fidelity.
- Delivers Deep, loud, jaw dropping sound with True 360 degree coverage
- Built-in mic for speakerphone to take clear conference or personal calls out loud with a wireless range of approximately 30 feet.
- Flexible fabric handle makes it easy to grab and go; seamless aluminum body is durable and water resistant (IPX4)
- Enjoy up to 16 hours of play time from a long-lasting, rechargeable, lithium-ion battery
- Wireless Bluetooth pairing with voice prompts allows you to easily take calls and access your phone’s virtual assistant — hands free
JBL Charge 4 Waterproof Portable Bluetooth Speaker
Delivering a powerful audio performance with a rich bass and crisp, clear highs, the JBL Charge 4 lets you wirelessly connect up to two smartphones or tablets to the speaker. Easily portable, waterproof and in a moderate-sized frame, the JBL offers excellent audio quality.
- Wirelessly connect up to 2 smartphones or tablets to the speaker and take turns enjoying powerful sound.
- Build-in rechargeable li ion 7800mAh battery supports up to 20 hours of playtime and charges your device via USB port.
- Take charge 4 to the beach or the pool without worrying about spills or even submersion in water.
- Amplify your listening experience to epic levels and rock the party perfectly by wirelessly connecting more than 100 JBL connect+ enabled speakers.
- Please note: The JBL charge 4 does not include a USB wall adapter.
Anker Soundcore Portable Bluetooth Speaker
Looking for the best portable speaker on a budget? Enter the Anker Soundcore. It’s great value for under $100 and sound quality is good, too. Coupled with a durable, waterproof build and excellent customer experience, the Anker Soundcore is hard to beat in its price category.
- ALL-AROUND SOUND: Dual drivers arranged back-to-back in combination with passive bass radiators deliver intense 360° sound. Make sure everybody in the room gets a stage-side experience as the music pumps, the lights pulse, and the party rocks. PCMag.com calls it the "Best Budget Wireless Speaker of 2018".
- BREATHTAKING BASS: With BassUP Technology a customized digital signal processor first analyzes, then enhances your music's bass frequencies in real time. This audio signal is then turned into intensified sound via state-of-the-art neodymium drivers.
- SOUND AND LIGHT IN HARMONY: Watch a halo of LEDs phase, pulse, and shine with the rhythm of your music for a completely immersive audiovisual experience from a portable speaker. 5 customizable modes tailor the atmosphere to suit your mood.
- DOUBLE THE POWER: Connect 2 Flare speakers via a single Bluetooth device. Go stereo for an expansive listening experience that puts you all center-stage, or go into boost mode and double the power for an intense hit of light and sound.
- POOL PARTY PROOF: No matter where the music needs to be, Flare is suited up and ready. Super-safe IP67 waterproof protection effortlessly withstands dust, spills, rain, and even complete submersion in water.
Ultimate Ears Wonderboom 2
The Wonderboom 2 plays louder than its predecessor, the Wonderboom, and sounds a little better. It’s also stain-resistant, shock-resistant, and waterproof. You’ll get a good 15 hours of battery life and if you prefer stereo sound, pair it with a second UE speaker.
- Surprisingly bigger 360 sound: Ultimate Ears WONDERBOOM 2 is a wireless Bluetooth speaker with surprisingly bigger 360 degree sound and additional bass.
- New outdoor boost: push the outdoor boost button on this ultra portable speaker to instantly increase loudness and clarity for outdoor listening.
- 13 hr. Battery: powering 13 whopping hours of killer sound, The long lasting battery sees you through day trips, beach detours and biking adventures.
- Waterproof, dustproof & floats: IP67 rating means it’s waterproof, dustproof and it floats! Use it in the pool, the beach or as a shower speaker.
- Double up, Now in stereo: pair two WONDERBOOM 2 speakers to party louder in mono or stereo mode.
Amazon Echo Dot (Gen 3)
With significantly improved sound, the Amazon Echo Dot (Gen 3) is your best bet starting out using a voice-controlled Alexa speaker. To boost the sound even further, there’s a handy 3.5 mm jack to output sound to more powerful speakers. This small speaker also has all the functions of a smart home hub.
- Our most popular smart speaker - Now available with an LED display that can show the time, outdoor temperature, or timers.
- Perfect for your nightstand - Ask Alexa to set an alarm. Tap the top to snooze. The light sensor automatically adjusts the display’s brightness, day or night.
- Voice control your music - Stream songs from Amazon Music, Apple Music, Spotify, Sirius XM, and others. You can also listen to audiobooks from Audible.
- Enjoy stereo sound - Pair with a second Echo Dot for rich, stereo sound. Fill your home with music with compatible Echo devices in different rooms.
- Ready to help - Ask Alexa to play music, answer questions, read the news, check the weather, set alarms, control compatible smart home devices, and more.
Ultimate Ears Boom 3 Portable Waterproof Bluetooth Speaker
One of the best picks in 2020, the UE Boom 3 won’t distort at higher volumes, and is portable and durable enough to take camping with you. The one-touch mix button lets you access playlists without reaching for your phone and Bluetooth pairing is simple.
- Ultimate Sound: BOOM 3 delivers loud and immersive 360-degree sound with deep and accurate bass, all carefully balanced so you can hear every note
- Powered for Adventure: Rechargeable battery stays powered and pumping tunes for 15 hours. Add the POWER UP charging dock (sold separately) to charge Ultimate Ears BOOM 3 wirelessly so it’s always ready to go on your next musical adventure
- Super-Portable and Durable: Waterproof Floats and Virtually Indestructible. BOOM 3 can be totally submerged in up to 1 meter of water for up to 30 minutes, passing seriously tough durability tests to handle life’s spills and thrills
- All-New Magic Button: Play, Pause, Skip and control any streaming music directly on the Bluetooth speaker with one touch of a button
- PartyUp: Use the Ultimate Ears app to pair 2, 3, 4…and over 150 BOOM and MEGABOOM speakers together for the ultimate sound experience. Works with any generation of BOOM and MEGABOOM speakers
Bose SoundLink Color Bluetooth Speaker II
Bose doesn’t disappoint, packing an almighty bold sound into a small, portable, and water-resistant speaker. With a rugged but soft-touch silicone design that’s easily portable, the SoundLink Color II comes in a range of vibrant colors. Use the voice prompts to pair it with another speaker or NFC devices.
- Innovative Bose technology packs bold sound into a small, water resistant speaker
- Built-in mic for speakerphone to take clear conference or personal calls out loud with a wireless range of approximately 30 feet.
- Rugged, with a soft touch silicone exterior that makes it easy to pick up and go
- Voice prompts talk you through Bluetooth pairing so it’s easier than ever or even quick-pair with NFC devices
- Lithium-ion battery lets you enjoy up to 8 hours of play time, rechargeable with USB power sources
Sonos Move – Smart Portable Wi-Fi and Bluetooth Speaker
Sonos is known for making multi-room audio popular. Now the Sonos Move has added the great outdoors as an option. It’s far from cheap, but delivers powerful audio in a battery-powered design capable of resisting the elements.
- All-new Sonos Move - Get brilliant sound anywhere with the all-new Sonos Move, the durable, battery-powered smart speaker for outdoor and indoor listening.
- Easy to use - Setup takes minutes, and control is simple with the Sonos app, Bluetooth, AirPlay 2, and your voice.Charging base power supply Input: 100-240V, 50-60 Hz, 1.2A; Output: 18VDC, 2.5A
- Wi-Fi and Bluetooth - Stream over Wi-Fi and connect Move to the rest of your Sonos system at home. Switch to Bluetooth when you're away and offline.
- Voice control - Amazon Alexa is built right in so on Wi-Fi you can play music, check news, set alarms, get your questions answered, and more, completely hands free.
- Brilliant sound anywhere - Experience surprisingly deep bass, a wide soundscape, and automatic True-play tuning that perfectly balances the sound for where you are and what you're listening to.
Anker Soundcore Bluetooth Speaker
This Bluetooth speaker is for serious party people, thanks to 24 hour battery-powered playtime. Audio performance is full-bodied, with Anker’s dual high-performance drivers. For under $50, you enjoy remarkable sound and incredible build quality.
- ASTONISHING SOUND: Breathtaking stereo sound with deep bass is delivered with exceptional clarity and zero distortion by two high-sensitivity drivers and a patented bass port.
- 24H WORRY-FREE BATTERY LIFE: Anker's exclusive, long-life battery technology provides 24 hours of sublime music.
- EFFORTLESS CONNECTIVITY: Bluetooth 4.0 ensures instant pairing and maintains a strong connection up to 66 ft.
- DESIGNED TO PLAY: Combines a solid, drop-proof build with tactile materials and seamless controls.
- GRAB, GO, LISTEN: Lightweight, yet robust unibody design provides the perfect soundtrack for the park, yard, or anywhere else at home or away.
Bugani Bluetooth Speaker
The Bugani speaker offers a clear, rich sound ideal for outdoors or indoors use. With the powerful 5.0 Bluetooth chip, it’s easy to connect any devices or playlists for continuous music. It features two woofers and two tweeters for 40-watt sound and less than 1% harmonic distortion.
- [Bluetooth Speaker] The latest Bluetooth 5.0 wireless speakers have faster connection speed, more stable signal transmission and lower power consumption. Easily connect to phones, computers, Windows and other Bluetooth device
- [40W and TWS] The amazing 40W provides you with the best listening experience. Two dual power diaphragms can improve the total harmonic distortion of the subwoofer to less than 1%. The TWS function can synchronize two BUGANi Bluetooth speakers. 80W powerful stereo
- [Portable and durable structure] TPU handle design, smooth rubber appearance, can prevent scratches and impacts, so that your speaker can be carried around. IPX5 waterproof speakers are perfect for pool beach parties
- [Outdoor Bluetooth Speaker] You can play for up to 2400 minutes. You can use the BUGANI M83 to charge your tablet and smartphone at any time without worrying about your phone being out of power during music appreciation. Dust, snow and mud protection
- What you get: BUGANI Bluetooth 5.0 speakers are included. Micro USB charging cable. Auxiliary cable. Quick start guide. BUGANI's 12-month hassle-free purchase and our lifetime customer service
Bluetooth wireless speakers are essential for any music lover’s home. Take your favorite tunes around the whole house with you, or even outdoors, without having to listen through tinny phone speakers.
Choosing a good one, however, can take a while of searching. Our advice? Read this guide before committing!
We hope you’ve found the perfect device for you after reading our reviews. Looking for more audio gear? Check out the Bluetooth earbuds to take your music with you!
Last update on 2020-10-24 / Affiliate links / Images from Amazon Product Advertising API