RANK #10

Ultimate Ears HYPERBOOM

"Ultimate Ears has announced the UE Hyperboom, a huge Bluetooth speaker designed to easily play music, and play it loud enough to be the foundation of any party"
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Pros
  • Up to 24 hours of battery life at moderate volume levels
  • IP4 water-resistance rating (splashproof)
  • Adaptive EQ
  • Excellent, powerful sound
  • Supports Bluetooth, aux, and digital optical
Cons
  • Large and bulky
  • No high-quality Bluetooth codec support

Overall Rating

85.8%
The overall rating was calculated based on 2944 customer and expert reviews from 14 review sites and 24 stores.
We analyzed the sentiments related to these top topics for Bluetooth Speakers:
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    Sound Quality
  • 92.9%
    Durability / Build Quality
  • 85.8%
    Design
  • 92.9%
    Portability
  • 94.9%
    Battery Life
  • 85.8%
    Features
  • 93.1%
    Outdoor use
  • 80.9%
    Connectivity
  • 85.8%
    Controls

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What experts are saying

It's not cheap, nor is it light, but the Hyberboom packs some serious punch -- and it looks and sounds more like a real speaker.

Pros
  • Big sound with strong bass and good detail
  • Up to 24 hours of battery life at moderate volume levels
  • IP4 water-resistance rating (splashproof)
  • Good wireless Bluetooth range (up to 150 feet)
  • Can wirelessly link with other UE Boom and Megaboom speakers
  • Integrated microphone automatically reads the environment and calibrates the sound to fill any space, indoors or outdoors
Cons
  • Expensive
  • No Wi-Fi or voice assistant built-in
  • At 13 pounds, it's not a speaker you want to carry too far

If you like UE but felt like its previous offerings weren't loud enough to power your parties, then the HYPERBOOM is perfect for you. Sure it's expensive, but it fills a niche that UE couldn't previously fill.

Pros
  • Splash-proof IPX4 build
  • Dual Bluetooth inputs with seamless switching is seriously clever
  • Optical input is nice to have
  • Gets loud
  • Battery life
  • One-Touch music playlist is pretty handy
  • Adaptive EQ
Cons
  • Price
  • Large and bulky
  • No high-quality Bluetooth codec support

The massive Ultimate Ears Hyperboom Bluetooth speaker is a portable sonic powerhouse with a water-resistant build and a useful companion app.

Pros
  • Powerful audio performance with intense bass depth.
  • Adaptive EQ.
  • Water-resistant build.
Cons
  • Pricey.
  • No audio cables included.
  • No track backward navigation button.

UE Hyperboom is a party speaker that packs a punch, with a 24-hour battery life to keep the good times rolling.

There’s no such thing as too much of something this good

Pros
  • Excellent, powerful sound
  • Supports Bluetooth, aux, and digital optical
  • Easy to use
Cons
  • Isn’t made to sit sideways
  • It’s huge
  • Expensive
  • Lacks Wi-Fi support

The Ultimate Ears HYPERBOOM is good for music. This speaker has balanced mid and treble ranges that can reproduce clear and accurate vocals and lead instruments. It gets really loud without a lot of compression, too. While it struggles to reproduce low-bass, the Ultimate Ears app offers a full graphic EQ and presets to help you customize its sound to your liking.

Pros
  • Graphic EQ + presets.
  • Gets pretty loud.
  • Good soundstage.
Cons
  • Lacks low-bass.

Ultimate Ears Hyperboom portable Bluetooth speaker is a big speaker that produces a big sound — at a big price.

Pros
  • Big and balanced sound
  • Gets very loud
  • Good battery life
Cons
  • Pricey
  • Really, really big and heavy
  • No voice assistant

The Hyperboom provides all the boom you might need in your life. Find out why in our UE Hyperboom review.

Pros
  • Room-filling audio
  • Powerful bass
  • Long battery life
Cons
  • Big and heavy
  • Difficult to transport
  • No smart assistant support

Ultimate Ears has announced the UE Hyperboom, a huge Bluetooth speaker designed to easily play music, and play it loud enough to be the foundation of any party

Pros
  • Simple setup, easy music playback
  • Variety of source options
  • Excellent battery life
  • Impressive low end
Cons
  • Lacks Wi-Fi compatibility
  • Less portable than predecessors

Ultimate Ears Hyperboom: Ultimate Ears’ biggest speaker is also one of its best, delivering superb sound at frighteningly loud volumes

Pros
  • Sounds great
  • Goes very loud
  • Impressive battery life
Cons
  • Large and heavy
  • Lacks smart functionality

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