For those who are always on the go and like to take their music with them in a small, convenient way comes the Mini Jambox from Jawbone. Its ultra-slim enclosure is crafted from a single piece of extruded aluminum. which delivers a combination of loudness and lightness that not only sounds good, but looks good, too. The Bluetooth speaker is about half the size as the original and isn’t that much bigger than an iPhone. As the biggest smallest speaker around, you won’t need your earbuds since it features superior sound in such a small package, measuring just 58mm by 154mm by 24.5mm and weighs a mere 9 ounces.
Besides its new design, the Mini Jambox comes an a variety of 9 eye-catching colors so you can easily match your style with your speaker, as well as various grille styles! The enclosure houses stereo drivers and a passive radiator. Expect standard Bluetooth features like charging via Micro-USB, line-in for wired audio sources, and built-in speakerphone capabilities. At the top of the speaker are buttons that provide play/pause and volume controls, and the Mini includes the same speech cues and “LiveAudio” sound processing mode found on the other Jambox speakers on the market. Battery life is said to be 10 hours of streaming music time one full charge. It works with just about all smartphones and tablets and can stream any audio from those devices. You can also download the Jawbone app that gives you one-touch access to all your saved and streaming music (only iOS and Android users). You can also personalize your Mini Jambox and add new features as they are released. The app provides one-stop access to Rdio, Spotify, and (on iOS) iTunes. It’s available on the Appstore and on Google Play. It’s available for pre-order now for $179.99.
Kristie Bertucci is an L.A.-based writer, who can't live without her MacBook Pro. When she's not writing, she's either reading or shopping (online, of course) and loves lazy days so she can catch up on her DVR-recorded shows and movies. She's definitely a Mac girl, she loves music and is currently on a mission to to have an insane and enviable iTunes library.