Ultimate Ears’ UE Boom 2 speaker can now play along with your digital assistants like Siri and Google Now. Ultimate Ears has announced the integration of Siri and Google Now with its Boom 2 speaker.
With UE Boom 2’s Siri and Google Now integration, users can simply say it to play it. With the new feature, UE Boom 2 becomes more like Amazon’s Echo speaker with Alexa built-in.
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Ultimate Ears says users can access to their music using Siri and Google Now voice directly from their speakers. UE Boom 2 is waterproof with IPX7 certification, rugged and plays back 360-degree sound.
In our review, we noted that UE Boom 2 sounds good, has long battery life but it is expensive. “No matter how wet, muddy or wild the situation, with Siri and Google Now voice integration on UE BOOM 2, fans no longer need to pick up their phone to play DJ. Now, they can just say it to play it,” said Charlotte Johs, GM of Ultimate Ears.
The speaker is priced at Rs 15,995 and Siri, Google Now voice integration can be accessed through the UE Boom app.