“The Sound One Drum looks similar to the Apple HomePod and is available on all major e-commerce portals in India”
Hong Kong-based Sound One has just announced a new rugged and waterproof Bluetooth speaker in India. The product is named Drum and is a cylinder-shaped speaker similar to Apple’s HomePod and measures 10x10x17 cm. Sound One says it delivers a high-quality audio experience and is portable enough to fit snugly onto a small desk in any room or be carried along for trips. The Sound One Drum is also priced affordably at Rs 3,490 but can be bought at an introductory price of Rs 1,990.
The Sound One Drum offer stereo sound with its two 5W drivers coupled with a digital audio processor to pump up the bass and improve clarity. It also has IPx5 rating which makes it water resistant and shockproof to an extent but not waterproof. It has Bluetooth 4.2 for wireless connectivity and also has a microSD card options along with Aux, and USB ports. The speaker also supports hands-free calling with an in-built microphone. In terms of battery life, the Sound One Drum is advertised to last 6-8 hours of seamless music experience with a 2000mAh battery. The product will be available to buy on all major e-commerce outlets such as Amazon, Flipkart, Paytm, Snapdeal, and Myntra.