These speakers all promise good sound quality along with their voice-assistant smarts, but which offers the best complete package?
In the market for a smart speaker that sounds good enough to soundtrack a house party? Here are six to blast
When smart home assistants first began appearing, music control was clearly a big selling point for people. But the original Amazon Echo’s speakers were crap, so it’s wasn’t a great combination overall.
But that’s all changing. Great companies want to make sure you get the most flexible speakers to play music on demand, so they’re throwing ingenious sound tech into tiny packages that work perfectly in any room, filling them with lush sound at your command. Far-field mics ensure that the various assistants can hear what you want, and extra wireless connectivity means you can play from devices. Here we put six speakers tuned for sound through their paces.