Ultimate Ears revealed BOOM 3 & MEGABOOM 3 Bluetooth speakers, making them more rugged

Posted on Dec 28 2018 - 3:03pm by Brian Atkinson

Ultimate Ears debuted its boom 3 and MEGABOOM 3 portable Bluetooth audio system. These are successors to the business enterprise’s very famous BOOM and MEGABOOM speakers – it is skipping the MEGABOOM 2 to convey the 2 speakers in-line with each different. Ultimate Ears has redesigned those audio system, which now not feature two-tones fabric, and also are water-resistant. Now the BOOM 2 become waterproof, but the MEGABOOM became simply water resistant. Those each will even waft while sitting in a pool or any other body of water.

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What’s New

The big new function on the BOOM 3 and MEGABOOM 3 is the new Magic Button. At the same time as the name might be a chunk gimmicky, it does work quite nicely. This button will switch on the speaker and mechanically start paying your favored tune playlist. You can additionally use this button to play, pause and skip tracks. All with no need to touch your smartphone. Presently, this simplest works with Apple track on iOS, and Deezer top rate on Android. But, Ultimate Ears did say that it’s miles searching at adding a few more track services in the future, but might not specify which offerings it’d upload in the future. The Magic Button approach that you may come home from work, press it and it’ll routinely start playling your favored playlist, that is a quite neat function to say the least.

UE is also promising deeper bass on the Megaboom 3, in addition to “progressed clarity.” The organisation is also completely skipping the “2” moniker for Megaboom and aligning each Booms under the “3” name.

Both speakers now feature an IP67 rating, which means they’re dustproof and can survive submersion in up to 3 feet of water for 30 minutes, so they’re perfect for all environments. Even better is that they’re both now designed to float, so you can enjoy some tunes by the pool or right in the pool.

Boom 3 and Megaboom 3 Bluetooth Waterproof Speaker Price

The BOOM 3 will retail for $149.99, and the MEGABOOM 3 for $199.99. They’re expected to hit the US and select countries in Europe and Asia sometime in nest month. Color options will include Night (black), Sunset (red), Lagoon (blue), and Ultraviolet (purple).