Beoplay Stories April 21, 2016

It feels like the Bluetooth speaker market has bottomed out. We’re missing new and exciting designs, as each release feels like a knockoff of the one before it. Finding a way to reinvent this wheel is proving to be difficult for audio manufacturers. Simply put, Bluetooth is everywhere we look.

Today, Bang & Olufsen released its smallest speaker yet in an effort to shake up the competition. The BeoPlay A1 has the familiar styling of its larger siblings but comes in at a smaller size that is comparable to the popular UE ROLL. However, it sets itself apart in one key area: 24-hour battery life. More below.

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Beoplay Stories February 23, 2015

What do you want from your Bluetooth speaker? Quality sound? Dependability? At this point, many speakers on the market with a $100+ price point are going to offer respectable sound. We’ve looked at and reviewed a lot of options that bring different feature sets to the table, but going next level is where things get interesting. There are a few highly-rated options outside of the $300 range and now Bang & Olufsen brings a new competitor to the table.

The Beolit 15 is Bang & Olufsen’s newest Beoplay addition, it has a minimalistic design but carries a hefty price tag. Head below for full details on availability, specs and of course the gorgeous press photos.

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Beoplay Stories October 23, 2014

Bang & Olufsen – the creators of high-end audio and visual equipment – has announced that it is entering the portable Bluetooth speaker fight and its first effort certainly appears worthy of our attention.

From the looks of it, B&O has come out swinging.

During the same week that another top-of-the-line audio company released its own Bluetooth device, B&O’s lower brand BeoPlay is showing off its A2 for the first time. Built utilizing their strong background in audio, this speaker has a striking design that certainly has the look of a high-end audio device.

While it may not be as many “features” as some Bluetooth devices, certainly the name B&O will turn some heads in the audio world.

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