#TechBytes: Top 5 Bluetooth speakers under Rs. 10,000Last updated on Sep 14, 2018, 12:12 am
Having eradicated orthodox, wired modes of connectivity like Aux cables, Bluetooth speakers have almost become a necessity for music lovers these days.
Additionally, speakers have also evolved into smarter, more rugged, and waterproof devices.
If you're looking to buy a good Bluetooth speaker, you need not spend more than Rs. 10,000.
Here, we've listed 5 best Bluetooth speakers within a Rs. 10,000 budget.
Bose Sound Link Micro lives up to the Bose reputation
Bose Sound Link Micro is a rugged, IPX7 waterproof premium speaker.
With its sharp sound and great bass, the speaker lives up to the Bose reputation.
Notably, the speaker's stand-out feature is its small size and silicone rubber exterior that provides unparalleled durability.
Additionally, it supports Siri and Google Assistant, and offers personalization via the Bose Connect app.
It's priced at just Rs. 8,990.
Google Home offers myriad functionalities apart from music playback
Google Home is a smart speaker that packs a punch.
With Google Assistant, the speaker can assist you in a variety of tasks, and allows you to control compatible smart home devices via voice control.
The device lets you play music hands free, and can also be connected to a TV via Chromecast for streaming movies/shows.
It's available for Rs. 8,999.
JBL Charge 3
JBL Charge 3 is a beast of a speaker
JBL Charge 3 comes with a massive 6,000mAh battery that supports 20 hours of music playback.
With noise and echo cancelation, and JBL Bass Radiator, the speaker provides crystal clear sound with heart-thumping bass.
Using JBL Connect, the speaker can connect with up to three other JBL speakers for unparalleled sound.
Additionally, it is IPX7 waterproof, and extremely rugged.
It's priced at Rs. 10,230.
Saregama Carvaan for the retro lovers
If you're into retro, Saregama has got you all sorted with its Carvaan speaker that has a catalog of 5,000 evergreen Hindi songs preloaded, and also includes Ameen Sayani's Geetmala countdown collection.
The device has a good battery backup and supports USB and Bluetooth pairing.
It also has a dedicated FM button.
Play soulful songs according to your mood at just Rs. 6,390.
Ultimate Ears WONDERBOOM is another great contender
Ultimate Ears WONDERBOOM is a portable, waterproof and dustproof speaker that has balanced bass, offers 360 degree sound, and is ruggedly built for adventures with its rubberized outer membrane.
Enjoy parties, or binge-watching shows without any hindrance with its 10 hours playback capability.
The speaker also supports connecting two source devices simultaneously via Bluetooth.
The best part? It's available for Rs. 5,989 on Amazon.