Portable speakers Ultimate Ears Blast and Megablast are not afraid of water and support Amazon Alexa
Logitech under its Ultimate Ears brand has released a pair of new portable speaker systems. The model is called Blast and Megablast (this is no joke).
They are similar in appearance, but in General, similar to the model of Boom and Megaboom. This is a portable speaker with a voice assistant, Alexa, and «360-degree sound.»
In these devices the Alexa may be not only an information assistant, but is able to control the playback of music from Amazon Music, iHeartRadio and TuneIn. Later it is planned to add support for Pandora and Deezer.
Megablast the company calls its the loudest portable speakers. The maximum volume can reach 93 dB (90 dB in Blast), which is 40% more than the Megaboom. For this as autonomy claimed at 16 hours, and the model Blast — 12 hours. The younger model inside, there are two 35-millimeter and two passive radiator dimensions 81 x 39 mm. the older has been a couple of 55-millimeter emitter, a pair of 25 mm of tweeters and two passive radiators dimensions 85 x 50 mm.
An important feature of the new products is the protection against water (IP67). The cost of new products is 230 and $ 300 for Blast and Megablast, respectively. Dimensions in the same sequence is equal to 188 x 68 mm 237 x 88 mm.
Separately for $ 40 the manufacturer offers a charging station to Power Up.