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Ultimate Ears Megablast and Blast Review: Alexa cuts the cord

PROS Loud, rugged speakers withstand rough treatment Alexa without the power cord is great Megablast lives up to its name in volume Charging dock is

Sony LF-S50G Smart Speaker with Google Assistant review

OUR VERDICT In isolation, the Sony LF-S50G is a very good smart speaker. It’s great at picking up voice commands, sounds good and features a

Smart speakers – everything you need to know

2017 will be seen as the year of the smart speaker. But what is a smart speaker? And what does it do? We give you

Ultimate Ears Blast and Megablast hands-on review

Right on trend, Ultimate Ears’ new smart speakers are another portable alternative to Amazon Echo and Sonos One. We’ve long been fans of Ultimate Ears’ portfolio

JBL Pulse 3 review

OUR VERDICT The JBL Pulse 3’s light show may be a gimmick but thankfully its sound quality doesn’t suffer for it. While not the most

22 Best Waterproof Bluetooth Speakers of 2017

Here are our top picks for the best waterproof Bluetooth speakers that deliver exceptional sound performance while featuring a fully waterproof and water resistant design.

Hands on: JBL Link 20 review

OUR EARLY VERDICT With powerful performance, portability and connected smarts, the JBL Link 20 is looking like a solid entry into the growing Google Assistant

Anker SoundCore 2 review

OUR VERDICT The Anker SoundCore 2 offers a ton of features for the price like water resistance, great battery life and a rugged body. While

Cambridge Soundworks Oontz Angle 3 Plus review

The Good: Cambridge Soundworks’ Oontz Angle 3 Plus manages to deliver fairly rich sound despite its small size and relatively low price. It also has excellent

Top 10 Best Outdoor Bluetooth Speakers of 2017

If you are looking for some of the best outdoor bluetooth speakers, here’s a list of the top best outdoor speakers of 2017 that outperform

Best Bluetooth Speakers for the Beach 2017

If you’re looking for the best Bluetooth Speakers for the beach, you’re in the right place. Enjoying music on the beach and outdoors once required

The Top 20 Loudest Bluetooth Speakers of 2017

Here are the top 20 loudest bluetooth speakers of 2017 that deliver some serious audio performance when it comes to thumping bass and volume output.

Best wireless speakers for 2017: These are our 14 favourite Bluetooth speakers

The latest Bluetooth speakers deliver great sound quality and pack bags of features. Here’s a guide to choosing the best for you. For those of

X-mini KAI X3 Speaker Review

If you wanted a small and affordable portable speaker, X-mini might be one of the brands you’ll consider. The Singaporean company invented the small portable

The Top 20 Best Wireless Speakers of 2017

Here are our top picks for the best wireless speakers that deliver superb sound performance, long lasting battery life and high quality wireless music streaming.

Riva Arena review

PROS High-fidelity sound Flexible wireless streaming Fairly easy to use CONS Sonos works better in big rooms Battery accessory is expensive KEY FEATURES Wi-Fi Bluetooth

Geneva Touring S review

PROS Looks gorgeously retro Built-in radio Good battery life Removable rechargeable battery Relatively compact CONS Thin sound Harsh at high volume KEY FEATURES Bluetooth DAB/FM

Amazon Echo vs Show vs Dot vs Tap: which is best smart home speaker for you?

Honestly, not everyone needs an Amazon Echo. Sure, it’d be nice. But most of us don’t have $179 (£150, around AU$230) burning a hole in

Fugoo Style-S review

OUR VERDICT The Fugoo Style-S offers a unique GoPro-like mounting solution that allows you to take it just about anywhere. Its 15-hour battery life and

Pioneer Rayz Rally review

The Good: The Rayz Rally is a ultracompact speaker that plugs into the Lightning port on your iOS device, doesn’t require batteries or charging, and

The Top 20 Best Portable Bluetooth Speakers of 2017

Here are the top 20 best portable bluetooth speakers of 2017 that are simply outstanding in terms of audio performance, portability and overall design. They

Sony SRS-XB40 Bluetooth speaker review

OUR VERDICT The Sony SRS-XB40 delivers big sound in an equally big speaker. It’s feature-packed and provides a light show for your music but only

Bose SoundLink Revolve+ review

The Good: The sleek Bose SoundLink Plus Bluetooth speaker sounds excellent for its compact size, has a built-in handle for easy transport and is water-resistant.

The 10 most popular reviews on What Hi-Fi?

Wondering which products are proving popular in 2017? Our list of the most-read reviews in April should give you a good idea… Another month, another

Polk Boom Swimmer Duo review

PROS Adaptable attachments Ability to pair two for improved sound Good sound for an affordable option CONS Charging port difficult to access Bass is lacking

Sony SRS-XB10 review

The Good: The Sony SRS-XB10 is an ultracompact, canister-style Bluetooth speaker that’s water-resistant, with good battery life (16 hours) and speakerphone capabilities. The speaker sounds

Amazon Echo vs Google Home – which is better?

Two internet giants are competing to be at the heart of everything you do – from playing music, online shopping and searching the web to

Bose SoundLink Revolve review

OUR VERDICT The Bose SoundLink Revolve is an excellent choice for those looking for a true 360-degree listening experience. Yes, it’s expensive but it sounds

JBL Flip 4 review

THE GOOD: The JBL Flip 4 offers significant improvements over the Flip 3, including better sound and battery life, as well as full waterproofing. It

Creative iRoar Go review: Wild sound, tame design

With what seems like a zillion portable Bluetooth speakers available, it can be tricky to decide which one to buy. Creative might not be the