JBL Pulse 3 Bluetooth Waterproof Light Up Speaker
If you are someone who is constantly on the move, and you are passionate about music, you should consider getting yourself a weatherproof Bluetooth speaker. It keeps you company on long drives, and in hotel rooms and jungle tents when you have retired for the day. It enlivens the mood on treks and camps. It also makes for a great party speaker.
In this segment, we are going to talk about the JBL Pulse 3, a leading outdoor Bluetooth speaker with a mesmerizing LED light show. It is an IPX7-rated waterproof speaker designed to withstand tough weather conditions. It has big sound and even bigger bass. Every note of the soundtrack is beautifully elevated and the music is free of distortions.
JBL Pulse 3 – A Speaker With Lights :
Sound Quality :
The Pulse 3 has powerful speakers that produce loud and clear 360ᵒ audio. It has three 40mm transducers with an output power of 20 watts. They pump out sound in all directions so everyone can enjoy the music equally. The speaker has a frequency response of 65 Hz to 20 kHz which covers most of the audible frequencies. Signal-to-noise ratio is ≥80 dB. The Pulse 3 is loud enough for a small gathering of people. But, for larger congregations like block parties and pool parties, it can be upgraded to a network of interconnected speakers. Yes, the Pulse 3 has a feature called JBL Connect+ which allows you to wirelessly connect more than 100 Connect+ enabled JBL speakers. There are quite a few models of JBL speakers other than Pulse 3 like the Flip 4 and the Boombox that support this function. JBL Connect+ is perfect for outdoor parties. In addition to the increased sound, you also get more illumination when the shimmering lights of all the speakers combine. So go crazy and add as many speakers as you want. With the Pulse 3 by your side, your party is sure to explode with a riot of colors and non-stop song and dance.
Technology And Design :
The JBL Pulse 3 is a fun party speaker. It has an attractive 360ᵒ lightshow with multiple colors coming and going in quick succession. The speaker has a cylindrical body and the circular surface of the cylinder is where all the action happens. Glowing fluorescent LED lights dance in tune with the music creating a lively disco-like ambience. You can also shake the speaker to create a synchronized lightshow with other Connect+ speakers on your network. The JBL Connect app further lets you customize the lightshow in a few simple steps. All you need to do is download the app from the Apple Store or Google Play Store on your smart phone and start creating your own lighting sequences. There are plenty of options to tailor the light display to your taste. It makes the outdoor location more vibrant and keeps the party going all night long. The JBL Pulse 3 has Bluetooth 4.2 technology for wireless input. It works with iOS and Android gadgets, and supports wireless Bluetooth streaming. For input through cable, it has a 3.5mm AUX jack. The speaker can stay connected over Bluetooth with 2 devices at a time. With AUX cable, it can only be connected with 1 device. The Pulse 3 is not just a speaker but a smart speaker with cloud-powered voice assistance integration. It can be used to access Siri and Google Now with just the press of a button. So, if you don’t have your phone with you, you can just use the Pulse 3 to connect with Siri or Google Now. It’s that simple. The gadget has a rechargeable 6000mAh lithium ion battery. It takes 4.5 hours to be fully charged and provides a wireless playback time of up to 12 hours per charge. This gives you the freedom to stay out of doors for longer periods of time. You don’t have to bother with frequent recharges. Once the battery is 100% charged, you can be tension-free for 12 hours. The Pulse 3 has a noise and echo cancelling speakerphone for convenient hands-free calls. It reduces ambient distortions and makes calls much clearer. When your phone rings, just press the call answering button on the Bluetooth speaker and you will be connected to the caller. The Pulse 3 is a fully waterproof device. It has IPX7 water-resistance which means it can be immersed in one meter deep water for up to 30 minutes. You can literally jump in the pool or swim in the sea with the speaker. There’s nothing to worry at all. Just remember to close the USB cap before hitting the pool. However, the device is not resistant to salt water, chlorine and other chemicals that might be present in the water. Therefore, remember to rinse the speaker in fresh water and dry it properly after you leave the pool or sea. Also dry off all covers and gaps where water might collect. Neglecting to rinse off the gadget immediately after use with fresh water can damage the waterproof seals. The device measures 8.77 inches by 3.62 inches by 3.62 inches, and weighs 0.96 kg. It has soft touch controls at the base for power, volume, song selection, Bluetooth, Connect+ and the lightshow. The speaker has Auto-power off for conserving battery.
Key Features :
- Bluetooth light up speaker with Siri and Google Now integration.
- 3 x 40mm transducers, 360ᵒ sound, 360ᵒ lightshow, 20-watt output.
- Supports JBL Connect+, app-controllable, customizable light display.
- AUX input, built-in speakerphone, up to 12 hours wireless playtime, IPX7 waterproof, auto-power off.
Dancing water speakers are cool option as a gift or can be used as a small indoor party speaker.