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Topic # 228866 26-Jan-2018 11:20
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Bluetooth speaker that's designed to pair with a computer or mobile device. Safe for use in tough conditions, look it up on the web https://www.jbhifi.co.nz/portable-audio-fitness/wireless-speakers/ultimate-ears/ultimate-ears-boom-2-portable-bluetooth-speaker-phantom/303531/

 

Brand new: still in the original packaging and never been opened. Got them in a bundle with some other equipment, but don't need them. 

 

I'll let these go for about $200 and throw in shipping. You can pick them up if you're in Christchurch. PM me for details if interested. 

 

 

 

Cheers 


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  Reply # 1947080 26-Jan-2018 11:21
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Is this for one speaker or multiple?





 




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  Reply # 1947083 26-Jan-2018 11:27
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There's a single device. I expect it gives stereo sound, but frankly, since it's unopened, I've never used it, and so can't describe it properly :). 

 

Reviews on it are pretty good, though. 


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  Reply # 1947089 26-Jan-2018 11:33
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Thanks for clarifying - the plurals threw me off :)





 




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  Reply # 1947094 26-Jan-2018 11:39
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You're right. I've seen it referred to on the web with plurals, but I'm pretty sure its one thing that's shaped like a small log. 

 

I've updated the listing to avoid confusion. 


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  Reply # 1947098 26-Jan-2018 11:50
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https://www.ifixit.com/Guide/Logitech+UE+Boom+Speaker+Replacement/52644

 

It's got multiple drivers. But I wouldn't call my floor standing home theater speaker - "speakers" because it has a few drivers, tweeter etc.


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  Reply # 1947101 26-Jan-2018 11:56
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The Booms and Megabooms are mono speakers - it’s only when connecting a pair of them via the app that they work in stereo. Worth it in my book - we have two Megabooms as our portable “stereo” for holidays etc and they work really well in such a setup.

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  Reply # 1947128 26-Jan-2018 13:04
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Just so you are aware these are $189 from DSE brand new as well.

 

 

 

https://www.dicksmith.co.nz/dn/buy/logitech-ue-boom-2-phantom-black/

 

 

 

Cheers. These are good products.




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  Reply # 1947146 26-Jan-2018 13:25
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Pretty wild range of prices. They're currently listed at $269 at JB: https://www.jbhifi.co.nz/portable-audio-fitness/wireless-speakers/ultimate-ears/ultimate-ears-boom-2-portable-bluetooth-speaker-phantom/303531/

 

If you'd like them, make a reasonable offer - no pressure. Might wind up keeping them. 

 

 

 

EDIT: "It", not "them" :)


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  Reply # 1947147 26-Jan-2018 13:27
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I would have thought this and its ilk would be widely known as simply a "bluetooth speaker"?


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  Reply # 1948605 30-Jan-2018 13:17
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I have two of these at home, they are awesome.

 

 

For the price they are the best I have used.

 

 

Currently we have 4 UE BT speakers, they are all great.

 

 

There are cheaper out there, but few better.

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