Sony has announced its hybrid smart bulb and wireless speaker will be available for the first time in the US in summer 2016.
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JBL Charge 3 (Gray)
The JBL Charge 3 is larger than its predecessor, fully waterproof, and plays louder -- but it should sound a little better.
Polk SB1 Plus
The Polk SB1 Plus adds some much-needed features to its high-end streaming sound bar including Bluetooth and optional wireless surrounds.
Ecoxgear says its upcoming waterproof speaker has a new cutting-edge solar panel and harvesting system that offers much better solar-charging.
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Razer Leviathan Mini
Gaming-oriented Razer has now added a $180 portable Bluetooth speaker to its portfolio of products.
The Klipsch R-4B sound bar delivers decent features and sound quality, but better alternatives are available for the same price.
Raumfeld One S (Black)
While it could use more streaming services, the Raumfeld One S Wi-Fi speaker offers great sonics for its small size -- with the bonus of a bathroom-friendly moisture-resistant design.
The Yamaha YSP-1600 is well equipped, stylish and produces a wide soundstage, but overall sound quality isn't impressive enough for the price.
Sonos Play: 5 (2015, Black)
While fairly pricey the second-gen Play:5 is the best-sounding Sonos speaker yet.
Libratone Zipp Mini (Graphite Grey)
Can't afford a Bang and Olufsen wireless speaker? You might try the new Zipp or Zipp Mini from another Danish company, Libratone.