Updated 13 Apr 2016

Braven

BRV-HD

Snapshot: The Braven BRV-HD wireless portable speaker has Bluetooth and it has a battery life indicator. How good is the sound?

BRV-HD
Consumer score
SCORE
Avg price

$400

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Test results

Overall score
73
Ease of use
?/10
Range
?/10
Sound quality
?/10

Good points

  • Good sound.
  • Very good range.
  • Very easy to use.
  • Has Bluetooth.
  • Has a battery life indicator.
  • Has speakerphone function.
  • Can charge USB devices.
  • Can be paired with a second speaker for stereo sound.
  • Has a 3.5mm AUX input.
  • Has a claimed battery life of 28 hours.
  • Claims a splash-proof design.

But

  • No WiFi connectivity.

Key data

Model

Avg price
$400

Specifications

Dimensions HxWxD (mm)
111 x 257 x 80
Weight (kg)
1.8
Power supply
Rechargeable Li-ion
Battery life claim (hours)
28

Features

Battery life indicator
Yes
Near Field Communication
×
3.5mm AUX port
Speaker phone
Headphone socket
×
USB can charge other devices
Yes
Stereo pairing
Yes
Carry bag/pouch
×
Carry handle/strap
×
Dust/water resistant
IPX3
Rugged
n/a

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