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JBL Link View speaker with Google Assistant and 8-inch display steals the Show

JBL Link View speaker with Google Assistant and 8-inch display steals the Show

By Rik Henderson

JBL has a few new products lined up for this year's CES consumer electronics trade show, and its Link View speaker has certainly piqued our interested.We've heard of several Amazon Echo Show alternatives that will be coming this year, but the JBL Link... Read more

JBL's new Everest GA headphones come with built-in Google Assistant

JBL's new Everest GA headphones come with built-in Google Assistant

By Elyse Betters

If you're looking for a pair of Google Assistant-enabled headphones, but don't want Google's own Pixel Buds, see the latest JBls from Harman.Harman, a subsidiary of Samsung, has announced the JBL Everest 710GA and 110GA, around-ear and in-ear wireless... Read more

JBL Flip 4 review: The versatile portable Bluetooth speaker
4.0 stars

JBL Flip 4 review: The versatile portable Bluetooth speaker

By Cam Bunton

The market is full of Bluetooth speakers, that's no secret. As with any saturated market various manufacturers clamber over one another to try and get the best combination of features into the most attractive possible package. See current price on Amazon... Read more

JBL Link is a three-strong range of speakers with Google Assistant built-in

JBL Link is a three-strong range of speakers with Google Assistant built-in

By Max Langridge

JBL has announced a trio of wireless speakers with Google Assistant built in. Power and battery levels vary across the speakers, but they all offer voice-control for music playback, answering questions and controlling other connected smart home products.... Read more

JBL Playlist review: Chromecast convenience wrapped into an affordable speaker
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JBL Playlist review: Chromecast convenience wrapped into an affordable speaker

By Cam Bunton

In days gone by, if you wanted a decent multi-room audio experience, you could go two ways: if you wanted to keep your existing speakers and stereo, you could use something an Apple AirPort Express unit to build a fairly clunky, unintuitive hack of a... Read more

Harman's £200 JBL Pulse 3 launches with 360 sound and a LED lightshow

Harman's £200 JBL Pulse 3 launches with 360 sound and a LED lightshow

By Elyse Betters

Samsung-owned Harman is bringing its JBL Pulse 3 to Europe.First unveiled at CES 2017, the Bluetooth speaker made headlines because of its built-in lightshow. Harman's JBL brand also ditched the mesh grill on previous Pulse speakers and used a durable... Read more

JBL Reflect Aware review: Lightning earphones for sporty iPhone 7 users
4.0 stars

JBL Reflect Aware review: Lightning earphones for sporty iPhone 7 users

By Cam Bunton

With Apple having famously ditched the 3.5mm jack in the iPhone 7, we're just on the cusp of audio companies rushing to flood the market. Among this first wave is JBL, with one of the first pairs of Lightning-equipped wired in-ear headphones.They cost... Read more

JBL Reflect Aware C will pipe noise-cancelled music from your USB Type-C port

JBL Reflect Aware C will pipe noise-cancelled music from your USB Type-C port

By Chris Hall

If you're jumping on the bandwagon with the latest devices, you'll have probably have encountered the new USB Type-C format. The new USB connection has appeared on the MacBook, Pixel C tablet, as well as a number of smartphones, like the new HTC 10 and... Read more

JBL Reflect Response earbuds have gesture control so you can wave in the air like you just don’t care

JBL Reflect Response earbuds have gesture control so you can wave in the air like you just don’t care

By Rik Henderson

JBL has unveiled what it claims to be the "world's first gesture control smart headphones". The JBL Reflect Response earbuds come with motion sensing technology, so can recognise waves of a hand in order to change tracks or answer calls without needing... Read more

JBL Authentic L16 and L8 wireless speakers stream studio quality music from almost any device

JBL Authentic L16 and L8 wireless speakers stream studio quality music from almost any device

By Luke Edwards

JBL has announced a new Authentic Series of wireless speakers in the L16 and L8. Both work with virtually any device, feature digital music enhancing technology and play streams at studio quality.Both JBL Authentics L16 and L8 feature AirPlay, DLNA, NFC... Read more

JBL Synchros headphones line-up announced, something for everyone from £70 to £300

JBL Synchros headphones line-up announced, something for everyone from £70 to £300

By Rik Henderson

Harman has announced a new line-up of headphones for its sub-brand JBL. The JBL Synchros range is the first to feature the company's proprietary LiveStage signal processing technology, which is designed to deliver a more natural, lifelike listening experience,... Read more

JBL's Pulse wireless speaker packs an LED light show, Bluetooth and NFC for just £179

JBL's Pulse wireless speaker packs an LED light show, Bluetooth and NFC for just £179

By Elyse Betters

JBL has announced the Pulse wireless speaker system, which uniquely offers a listening experience perfectly synced to a colourful and programmable LED light show.Pulse wirelessly streams music from any mobile devices, and it enhance the music with customisable... Read more

JBL OnBeat Micro and Venue LT lay claim to be the world's first speaker docks for iPhone 5

JBL OnBeat Micro and Venue LT lay claim to be the world's first speaker docks for iPhone 5

By Rik Henderson

Audio specialist JBL has launched what it claims to be the "world's first Lightning connector speaker docks to market". The JBL OnBeat Micro and JBL Venue LT docks both come with the right connectivity to suit the iPhone 5, iPad 4, iPad mini and latest... Read more

JBL OnBeat Venue Wireless Speaker turns your iPad into a home entertainment system

JBL OnBeat Venue Wireless Speaker turns your iPad into a home entertainment system

By Danny Brogan

Harman has revealed its JBL OnBeat Venue Wireless Speaker system, which the audio specialist says will replace the home entertainment system when used with the Apple iPadThe speakers themselves are fitted with dual full-range drivers, while Harman’s... Read more

JBL Jembe Desktop Speakers offer plenty of bass, with or without Bluetooth

JBL Jembe Desktop Speakers offer plenty of bass, with or without Bluetooth

By Danny Brogan

If the audio produced from your computer or laptop just doesn’t quite hit the right note, then plugging the JBL Jembe Desktop speakers into your device should give you that heavy hitting bass you’re after. We say plug them in - the JBL Jembe speakers... Read more

JBL gets Apple AirPlay friendly On Air speaker dock

JBL gets Apple AirPlay friendly On Air speaker dock

By Paul Lamkin

Harman has unleashed its first JBL branded Apple AirPlay compliant system - the JBL On Air.As well as being a traditional iPod docking system, the On Air also boasts Apple's wireless tech - meaning you can beam tunes direct from your iPad, iPhone, iPod... Read more

Credit Crunch Christmas: Buy iPod nano, get half price JBL speaker

Credit Crunch Christmas: Buy iPod nano, get half price JBL speaker

By Ben Crompton

Yesterday for our Credit Crunch Christmas bargain we told you about a one-day-only discounted iPod nano offer. Today we're carrying on the Apple theme with another iPod offering. Rather than any discounts, Currys is offering a 4th gen iPod nano for £107,... Read more

JBL Control NOW curvy speakers launch

JBL Control NOW curvy speakers launch

By Amy-Mae Elliott

JBL has announced its JBL Control NOW indoor and JBL Control NOW AW outdoor "high-performance" loudspeakers in the UK. Designed with a "unique" quarter-round shape, these speakers can be installed in areas that would otherwise be a challenge. JBL says... Read more

JBL launches 420 and 610 Reference headphones

JBL launches 420 and 610 Reference headphones

By Amy-Mae Elliott

JBL have launched two new models into their Reference headphones line - the 420 and 610 are now available. JBL claim these new arrivals have the same features as their predecessors with first-class comfort, and high-quality audio reproduction for the... Read more

JBL announces On Stage 3 Portable iPod speakers

JBL announces On Stage 3 Portable iPod speakers

By Amy-Mae Elliott

Following on from various incarnations of the JBL "On Stage" iPod speaker system, JBL has launched another sequel - the On Stage 3 Portable. The JBL On Stage 3 portable is compatible, using the supplied universal dock adaptors, with all iPod models. It... Read more

JBL On Stage Micro iPod speaker
4.5 stars

JBL On Stage Micro iPod speaker

By Davey Winder

I have been a fan of the JBL OnStage iPod speaker dock for some time now, having stumbled across one when it first launched and I didn’t want to spend a small fortune on a large Bose speaker, which pretty much had the iPod market to itself. JBL did... Read more

IFA 2006: JBL announce Spot and Spyro PC speaker systems

IFA 2006: JBL announce Spot and Spyro PC speaker systems

By Stuart Miles

JBL, most famous for its speakers and its iconic donut speaker ring has announced two new speakers at IFA 2006 in Berlin, Germany. The new speakers called the JBL Spot and JBL Spyro are two high performance 2.1 speaker systems designed to be used with... Read more

JBL updates On Tour, On stage and JBL Creature speakers at IFA 2005

JBL updates On Tour, On stage and JBL Creature speakers at IFA 2005

By Stuart Miles

JBL has updates its On Tour, On stage and JBL Creature speakers at IFA 2005 in Berlin, Germany. The new improves mainly come in the guise of new colours. JBL's portable travel speakers get a black makeover in time for the PSP launch in the UK. The model,... Read more