The new Beats Pill+ will cost $230 and will start shipping in November to Apple Stores and other retailers that sell Beats products. We’ll also see a new Beats iOS (and Android) app alongside the device’s release. The app will allow users to connect to another Pill+ to amplify the sound, set up dedicated stereo channels and allow friends to sync their device to the speaker.
We havent really seen much in terms of new hardware from Beats, the speaker company after Apple’s $3 billion aquisition over a year ago. As the holiday season is approaching the company is ready to show off some new hardware, the Beats Pill+.
The Pill+ is bigger than the Pill before it but is smaller than the Pill XL that was later recalled after a fire risk when charging. The new Pill+ has a 12 hour battery life and can even charge your devices via USB or its Lightning port.
Tech news site The Verge was able to get some hands-on time with the new speaker. “Everything comes through full and clear, and all the music sounded much better than [I] expected from yet another portable Bluetooth speaker.”
Source – The Verge
Though there is no official release date announced yet, it is set for a release sometime next month. You can sign up over on BeatsByDre to be notified of its release.
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