- Portable wireless speakers support multiple connectivity options
- The speakers can be used in outdoor conditions
- You can buy speakers from brands like BoAt, JBL, Sony, and more
Bluetooth portable speakers have become a lifesaver for many people. You can use them at home, for listening to music as well as for receiving calls from your phone. And you can carry them outside and use them during holiday trips or treks. These come with rechargeable batteries that last you for over 6 hours and are loud enough to get the party started. You can buy the best portable speakers for under Rs 5,000, and here’s a list of the products in the market.
1. boAt Stone 1401
BoAt Stone 1401 wireless speaker offers 30W sound output and supports multiple connectivity modes such as Bluetooth, AUX, and USB. The speaker gets IPX5 rating for resistance against water splashes. It features equaliser mode that can be tuned to outdoor or indoor settings. The speaker comes with a built-in microphone that can be used for music playback and receive calls. BoAt Stone 1401 packs a 2,500mAh battery that charges via USB Type C port. BoAt Stone 1401 speaker is priced at Rs 4,799 in India.
2. Sony SRS-XB12
Sony SRS-XB12 Bluetooth speaker comes with a passive radiator that works with the mono speaker for bass output. The speaker gets IP67 rating that makes it usable in outdoor conditions and even allows it to survive drops into the water. It offers a battery life of up to 16 hours and has a built-in mic for hands-free calling. The speaker features a compact design, making it portable to carry around. The Sony SRS-XB12 is available in India at Rs 3,490.
3. Amkette Trubeats Boomerfx+
Boomer FX+ speaker from Amkette gets twin high excursion drivers and bass radiators to deliver quality sound and bass output. It gets premium metallic finish that makes it look pricier than it costs, while the acoustic-friendly design gives you quality sound. It comes with a dedicated button for voice assistant that offers hands-free control to play music or any other command. You get standard connectivity options like Bluetooth, USB, SD card, AUX and FM Radio. And because of its size, it packs a large battery that supports playback for up to 20 hours on a single charge. The Boomer FX+ is priced at Rs 2,199 in the market.
4. JBL Go 2
JBL is a known name in the market and the Go 2 is an ideal option for buyers. It features the signature JBL sound output and supports Bluetooth for wireless streaming the music from phone, MP3 player or other devices. It gets waterproof design with IPX7 rating for additional durability, making it the right choice for pool parties. It also comes equipped with built-in noise-cancelling speakerphone that supports calling on the to. The tiny portable speaker packs a punch and will last you for over 5 hours on a single charge with ease. JBL Go 2 is available in the country for Rs 2,399 right now.
5. HP 400
The last choice we’d like to suggest for you is the HP 400 portable Bluetooth speaker. This comes with a built-in microphone that supports hands-free voice calling. It offers stereo sound output that is ideal for outdoor conditions with its dust tight and splash resistant design. Even with a small body, HP 400 manages to give you playback support for up to 8 hours on single charge. It has physical controls at the top to control the music playback and switch the audio connectivity to take calls from the speaker or your phone over Bluetooth. HP 400 speakers gets a price tag of Rs 1,244 in India.