Ultimate Ear, a company known for its high-quality speakers and custom-fit headphones has now jumped onto the digital assistant by unveiling its new Blast and Megablast Bluetooth speakers. Moreover, both the speakers have come with Amazon Alexa, Wi-Fi, and Bluetooth speakers with immersive 360-degree sound and hands-free voice control. Let’s see some more interesting features of both the speakers.
Non-Stop Music with the help of Alexa Voice Control
The most notable addition is Alexa, a perfect voice assistant to turn the music up or down or to play specific artists, genres and podcasts or radio stations. Both the speakers have Wi-Fi chip and so that they can able to access the internet and connect with Alexa. After connected to Alexa, you can just ask alexa to play music, control smart home devices, order pizza and you can try more than 25,000 skills with Alexa.
The biggest highlight is, when playing music over the Alexa won’t get interrupted when someone calls you. We can stream music from the cloud with a range of 330 feet on Wi-Fi and 150 feet on Bluetooth.
Battery Life and Waterproof
Both the speakers have got an IP67 rating, so they can be immersed in water of up to 3 feet for 30 minutes. Moreover, to keep the music plays on the battery life is extended up to 12 hours for Blast and 16 hours for Megablast.
Amazon Music Unlimited Offer
In addition to this, every buyer will get a three-month free subscription to the Amazon Music. The music can directly streamed over the internet and can access to about ten million songs and thousands of playlists and personalised stations. Through Alexa, the speakers can play music from Amazon Music, iHeartRadio and TuneIn by streaming music directly via the cloud.
Additionally, both the speakers can be charged via Charging Dock, a small white disc that is available as an accessory. By this way, we can say goodbye for cable wires and easily move them from room to room for listening to the music over the Bluetooth. The small white charging Dock supports for both the Blast speakers and will cost $39.99.
Pricing and Availability
The Blast and MegaBlast smart speakers are priced at $229.99 and $299.99 respectively. These speakers are expected to be available in the United States, Germany, United Kingdom and Austria with the above mentioned retail prices.