Who said that speakers had to be cubes or rectangles? Taking a completely different spin on things is the GOgroove BlueSYNC OR3 portable speaker, which is now on sale for 44% off the regular price.
The GOgroove BlueSYNC OR3 is a Bluetooth wireless speaker that you can then pair up with your Android device, iPhone, BlackBerry or Windows smartphone. The 1300mAh internal battery is reportedly good for up to 16 hours of solid audio streaming, giving you plenty of life at that upcoming Christmas or New Year’s Eve party.
The 4.75-inch spherical speaker connects to your wireless device of choice via Bluetooth 2.1+EDR with A2DP, so it should be compatible with most smartphones and tablets. There are basic on-board controls for volume, pause/play and pairing, but you can of course use the controls on your smartphone too. There’s a 70mm driver in there has a frequency range of 20Hz-20kHz.
The reviews on Amazon are overwhelmingly positive with customers saying that the sound quality and production are well above what they expected. You can pick it up for $44.99, which is $35 off the list price of $79.99.