Popular American company Anker, last week released a bunch of new audio products. Anker which is also known for its chargers and battery products announced new speakers and a variety of headphones. The manufacturer has also announced that its ZOLO and Anker Soundcore brands will be merged and be referred to as Soundcore.
Anker Flare and Flare+ Speakers
The Anker Flare and Flare+ Speakers look like smart speakers with their tower-like design but they are just regular Bluetooth speakers.
There are control buttons on the top of the speakers and multi-color LEDs at the bottom that can be adjusted for different patterns. They are also IPX7-rated, so they should do well in the bathroom, pool, or beach.
The Flare is priced at $59.99, comes in black, blue, red, and gray, and will be available on Amazon on May 7 and Walmart on May 14. The Flare+ which is bigger, louder, and is said to last 20 hours on a single charge will sell for $99.99. It will come in the same colors but won’t be available until August.
Space NC Headphones
If you are looking for new noise-canceling headphones, then you may want to check out the new Space NC headphones. The headphones have 40mm dynamic drivers and are said to last up to 20 hours even with noise cancelation turned on.
It has a $99.99 price tag and will be available for purchase by 14th May at Walmart and end of May on Amazon.
Remember the Zolo Liberty wireless earbuds? There is now a cheaper version called the Liberty Lite. They sell for $30 less at $69.99 and have a battery life of 3.5 hours. There is no info on a release date yet.
The Spirit Series are wired Bluetooth earphones with varying features, battery life, and price. There is the Spirit and Spirit X which differ with respect to design – the former is in-ear and the latter has ear hooks – but are both priced at $39.99.
The third is the Spirit Pro which has a dedicated Qualcomm audio chip and lasts up to 10 hours on a single charge. It is priced at $49.99.
All three earphones are sweatproof but there is no info on when they will be available for purchase.