Editors Liked

  • Amazon Alexa voice control, Rugged build, Generally solid audio output
  • Portable, Good microphone array performance, Good sound quality, Easy setup, Available in several colors, Good price/performance ratio, Durable construction, Reasonable price
  • The UE MegaBlast is a portable, fully waterproof Wi-Fi and Bluetooth speaker that has Amazon's Alexa voice assistant built in. It sounds very good for its compact size, is durable and offers strong battery life
  • The UE Blast is a compact, fully waterproof Wi-Fi and Bluetooth speaker that has Amazon's Alexa voice assistant built in. It sounds good for its small size, is durable and offers decent battery life

Editors Didn't Like

  • Struggles with deep bass
  • Barge-in performance still a problem, Power Up base seems like it should be a part of the main bundle
  • Somewhat expensive, speakers can't be linked, no Alexa voice support for Spotify playback (can only stream Spotify via Bluetooth), USB charging port is a little bit of a pain to access, making the optional charging base more of a must-have accessory for h
  • Somewhat expensive. Speakers can't be linked. There's no voice support for Spotify playback (it can only stream Spotify via Bluetooth). The USB charging port is a little bit of a pain to access, making the optional charging base more of a must-have access