Ultimate Ears BLAST Bluetooth Wi-Fi Waterproof Portable Speaker with Alexa Voice Recognition & Control, Black

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The Ultimate Ears BLAST is a super-styled, tough, great-sounding portable speaker with easy voice control thanks to Amazon's Alexa. With Wi-Fi built in you can stream music from online music services, with just your voice. Or play music wirelessly direct from your smart device with Bluetooth. It's waterproof, drop-proof and built to last so take this powerful music player with you, and control it hands-free.

360° Sound
UE BLAST has been designed to drop bold immersive sound in every direction. Enjoy immersive 360° audio from a speaker array of two 35mm active drivers and two 81mm passive radiators. And it packs serious sound for its size, cranking up to a maximum 90dB level volume.

Voice Control with Amazon Alexa
Just say it to play it. With Amazon's Alexa fully integrated you can play music from streaming services like Spotify, Amazon Music, TuneIn and more*. Control the volume, ask questions, or even order a takeaway. And it's all hands-free, just say "Alexa..." to start. Multiple microphones with beam-forming technology and noise cancellation ensure far-field voice recognition. You can even take calls without killing the music whenever connected to Wi-Fi (or a mobile hotspot, charges may apply).

Bluetooth Brilliance
With Bluetooth connectivity, you can use your mobile phone, tablet or any other Bluetooth device to play content wirelessly across a 45 metre range. It'll pair with up to 8 separate Bluetooth devices for easy streaming and a choice of playlists. Once connected to your phone you can take hands-free calls too. Download the Ultimate Ears app (available on iOS and Android) onto your smart device to unlock even more cool features.

Built to Blast
The BLAST is built for rugged outdoor use. Seriously waterproof, it's IP67 rated so it can stay in liquid up to a metre deep for up to 30 minutes. It's dust-proof and drop-proof too so you can take it anywhere – to the park, the pool, or the beach, and not worry about chucking it about with your crew.

Big-Time Battery
Completely portable, the BLAST will last for up to 12 hours before needing a recharge (via the included USB cable). So you have confidence it'll outlast the party.

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Accessories Included
Micro USB Cable, Power Adaptor
Battery life Information How long the battery lasts for (and if applicable) until it needs recharging
12 Hours
Ultimate Ears
Care instructions
As stipulated in the owners manual
Compatible with
App: iOS & Android
Bluetooth, W-Fi, USB (Charging)
Packaged: H20.6 x W11.7 x D11.7cm. Unpackaged: H18.8 x Dia6.8cm
Manufacturer Part Number (MPN)
Model name / number
NFC enabled Information Devices with NFC can be tapped together to establish a wireless connection for sending or streaming files and other data
Power Supply
Rechargeable Battery, Mains
Radio tuner
Weight Information Unpackaged weight

About Ultimate Ears

Company founder, Jerry Harvey, revolutionised the way musicians perform on stage with his custom-fit earphones. In 1995, when he was Van Halen’s touring monitor engineer, he responded to Alex Van Halen’s complaint that he couldn’t hear the others on stage with this innovative headphone build. They loved it so much that Harvey crafted more sets which they snapped up immediately. After a few years, his customers included The Rolling Stones, Faith Hill and Enrique Iglesias.

Since then, Ultimate Ears has continued to grow its fine brand of aurally-robust products. So much so that the company was bought by Logitech in 2008 before they made a fruitful foray into the wireless speaker market. Their clever 360° Bluetooth speakers change the way you listen to music with their Smart functionality, graspable shape and pumping sound.


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If you’ve changed your mind about keeping your purchase, please return it in its original condition with proof of purchase and we’ll exchange or refund it. Unless faulty, this should be within 35 days of receiving your order. By original condition, we’d expect this to mean that you’ve kept packaging and labels, and that the item is undamaged and unused.

You can return for free in the UK via John Lewis shops, Royal Mail, Collect+ or MyHermes. If you need to arrange collection of large or heavy items, call us on 03456 049 049. For international returns queries, call us on +44 1698 545 454

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