The UK’s Best Bluetooth Speakers (2022)

Whether you’re enjoying a solo disco at home or testing your DJing skills at your buddies’ house, no party is complete without your favorite tunes.

If you’re looking for one of the best Bluetooth speakers, not only will you reduce desk clutter, but many of the top models now also come with a host of additional desirable features, including waterproofing, immersive sound technology, and the ability to connect to popular smart home gadgets.

With so many Bluetooth speakers available on the market, it can get confusing knowing which one is best for your needs – so here’s what we’ve come up with.

We’ve put in the hard work and put together the best Bluetooth speakers of 2022 in all shapes, sizes and prices to make sure you find a product you’ll be on cloud nine with.

Sonos Roam, £179

The Sonos Roam is the best Bluetooth speaker ever invented (yes, we picked it). Powerful sound, solid construction, great connectivity and smart home control – what more could you ask for?

Sonos Move £399

If you need a weather-resistant speaker for use on the go, then the aptly named Sonos Move is perfect. Not only is the device weatherproof, but it’s also drop-resistant, so you can move it from place to place with peace of mind.

JBL Xtreme 3 £226

Take your JBL Xtreme 3 portable Bluetooth speaker wherever you go, party music kit. This new generation features even more power, upgraded Bluetooth and lighter weight while providing better protection.

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The Best Bluetooth Speakers of 2022

one. Sonos Room

Best Bluetooth speaker overall

The Sonos Roam is the best Bluetooth speaker ever invented (yes, we picked it). Powerful sound, solid construction, great connectivity and smart home control – what more could you ask for?

The bass-heavy sound makes it ideal for outdoor use, and the smart auto-switching feature means it’s easy to use indoors too.

Price: £179 from Sonos – buy here now

2. Sonos Move

best sound bluetooth speaker

With two quality drivers, a robust app that unlocks playback from hundreds of wireless sources, multi-room capability, and intelligent audio tuning technology, the Sonos Move is far superior to conventional Bluetooth speakers.

It is an all-in-one speaker, meaning it can be not only your mobile party station, but also your main wireless home speaker.

Price: £399, from Sonos – buy here now

3. JBL Extreme 3

Best Portable Bluetooth Speaker

Take your JBL Xtreme 3 portable Bluetooth speaker wherever you go, party music kit. This new generation features even more power, upgraded Bluetooth and lighter weight while providing better protection.

Price: £226, on Amazon – buy here now

four. JBL flip 5

Best Waterproof Bluetooth Speaker






Portable Bluetooth speaker JBL Flip 5

The Flip 5 is IPX7 waterproof, boasts a 12-hour battery life and a USB-C charging port, meaning it goes from empty to fully charged in just 2.5 hours – all for less than £100 .

There’s also a PartyBoost button that helps you pair two PartyBoost-enabled speakers to create a stereo pair, or link over 100 PartyBoost-enabled speakers in mono.

Price: £89, from Robert Dyas – buy here now

5. Bose home portable speaker

Best Home Bluetooth Speaker






Bose home portable speaker

The Bose portable home speaker delivers 360° realistic sound in a compact and durable speaker that you can take anywhere. When connected to Wi-Fi, built-in voice control with Google Assistant and Alexa suggest songs, playlists and more on the tip of your tongue.

Price: £379.95, from John Lewis – buy here now

6. Bang & Olufsen Beosound A1 (2nd generation)

Best Bluetooth speaker under £250







Bang & Olufsen Beosound A1
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Bang & Olufsen’s Beosound A1 is one of the first Bluetooth-only portable speakers, with fully integrated Alexa and an exquisite slim design that is completely dust and water resistant.

This model also has a significantly extended battery life of up to 18 hours of playback, which is enough to listen to your favorite tunes all day long.

Price: £235.94, on Amazon – buy here now

7. Portable active Bluetooth speaker Dali Katch

The most stylish Bluetooth speaker






Portable active Bluetooth speaker Dali Katch

This stylish yet durable Dali wireless speaker will appeal to those who enjoy listening to music on the go.

With built-in Bluetooth 4.0 and NFC (Near Field Communication), it’s easier than ever to connect your devices to Katch for the highest quality sound. For non-Bluetooth devices, you can also connect using the auxiliary jack.

Enjoy music all day long without interruption with a very impressive 24-hour battery capacity on a full charge. This device may be expensive, but it certainly offers high quality audio features.

Price: £155, from eBaybuy here now

eight. UE Wonderboom 2

Best Outdoor Bluetooth Speaker

The Wonderboom 2 is a small, powerful speaker that outperforms models twice the size. The compact Bluetooth-enabled device fits comfortably in your bag or is small enough to carry in your hand.

This speaker is waterproof up to one meter, so if it rains or you drop it into liquid it won’t affect its performance.

Users can press the tree button at the base of the speaker while listening to sound outside to activate a special “outdoor mode” that adjusts the equalizer to give the speaker a richer sound.

Price: £89.99, from John Lewis – buy here now

9. Tribit Stormbox Micro

Best Budget Bluetooth Speaker

It may be tiny, but trust us, you’ll be pleasantly surprised at the base impact that Tribit can provide. Its small size also makes it ideal for taking on the go, whether it’s a 10K run or a morning commute.

If your budget is over £50, Tribit is a great option.

Price: £36.54, on Amazon – buy here now

ten. Amazon Echo Show 5

Best bluetooth speaker with screen







Amazon Echo Show 5
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Echo Show 5 includes both audio and video in its communication capabilities. So you can not only play music or read information, but also access video content on the 5.5-inch LCD touch screen. There is also a camera for video calls.

While the Echo 5 may not offer the scale of sound that some dedicated wireless speakers can offer, it does offer a lot more features and functionality than a run-of-the-mill Bluetooth speaker.

Price: £44.99, from Argos – buy here now

eleven. Portable speaker Tronsmart Bang 60 W

Best Portable Bluetooth Speaker with LED Light






Portable speaker Tronsmart Bang 60 W

The 60W Tronsmart Bang portable speaker is powerful and powerful, with two tweeters and two woofers, you get an audio feast with impressive stereo sound.

Thanks to the patented SoundPulse technology, this speaker will be the perfect decoration for a party. BANG lights up immersive lights as the LEDs phase, pulse and glow to the beat of the music.

BANG can also sync with hundreds of other Bang speakers thanks to Tronsmarts TuneConn technology to enhance sound and picture. The innovative speaker also supports Advanced Bluetooth 5.0 and seamless NFC connectivity.

Price: £109.99, on Amazon – buy here now

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