The SoundBot SB520 is a compact Bluetooth speaker that provides full-range stereo sound and hands-free calling in a durable, portable design. It features two 3W speakers, A2DP Bluetooth 3.0 connectivity for wireless music streaming, a built-in microphone and rechargeable 2200mAh battery that provides up to 8 hours of playtime. For a portable speaker offering solid sound quality at a budget-friendly price, the SoundBot SB520 aims to make on-the-go listening uncomplicated and accessible to all.
Design & Features
The SoundBot SB520 Bluetooth Speaker offers:
•Two 3W speakers: Provide full-range HD sound and enhanced bass for balanced audio quality at moderate volume levels.
•Bluetooth 3.0: Supports A2DP wireless streaming from Bluetooth-enabled devices like smartphones, tablets and laptops within 33 feet.
•Hands-free calling: Built-in microphone allows you to take calls directly through the speaker with compatible smartphones.
•Rechargeable battery: 2200mAh lithium-ion battery provides up to 8 hours of playtime. Recharges in 3-4 hours using included micro USB cable.
•Aux-in port: Allows you to physically connect non-Bluetooth devices using the 3.5mm audio cable.
•Rubberized exterior: Durable rubber casing helps prevent slips, drops and scratches for lasting use on the go.
•Travel sleeve: Protective nylon mesh speaker sleeve guards against dust and debris inside pockets or bags.
Connectivity & Controls
The SoundBot SB520 pairs with Bluetooth-enabled smartphones, tablets and other audio sources and can also be used with the aux-in cable. It features built-in buttons for:
•Power on/off and Bluetooth: Hold down power button 3-5 seconds to turn on and pair, hold 8 seconds to turn off. Short press to disconnect current device or re-pair.
•Volume up/down: Press and release ‘+’ or ‘-’ volume buttons to increase or decrease volume levels.
•Track control: Quick double press ‘+’ or ‘-’ volume buttons to skip forward or backward one track.
•Play/pause: Short press the multifunction button to play or pause audio.
•Answer call: Short press the multifunction button to answer an incoming call. Press again to end call.
•Reject call: Hold down the multifunction button 2-3 seconds to reject an incoming call.
SoundBot offers affordable portable electronics including wireless speakers, headphones and audio cables. Their products aim to provide basic connectivity and functionality for budget-conscious consumers seeking value-oriented listening solutions on the go. While the SB520 does not match the audio quality and volume of premium Bluetooth speakers, its compact size, battery life and stereo sound can make it a viable option for casual use at a lower price point. For grabbing and going without breaking the bank, SoundBot aims simple – listening made basic, for all.