Nokia and JBL Unveil PlayUp Portable Wireless Speaker

Nokia and JBL have collaborated to develop a series of speakers for the Nokia Lumia range of smartphones. Dubbed JBL PlayUp Portable Wireless Speaker for Nokia, the new  speakers  would definitely catch your attention.

Wireless connectivity from the mobile device would be made possible via Bluetooth. It allows easy and wireless connection to any existing Lumia phone and for next generation Lumia phones based on Windows Phone 8, by tapping to connect with NFC.

The speakers provide a maximum output of 89dB and claims a 10 hours of continuous music with a single charge. It is, therefore, suitable for any outdoor or indoor purposes.

The devices are available in four different eye catching colors, that include cyan, black, white and bright yellow. The speaker measures 118x118x128mm and weighs around 760g.

In case your phone doesn’t have Bluetooth or NFC functionality, you can also connect it to the speakers with a 3.5mm jack. Additional accessories such as a carrying pouch, a micro USB charger and a 3.5mm audio cable are also provided.

Nokia and JBL have unveiled the Playup Portable Wireless Speaker  at the IFA in Berlin, and are planning a world wide release at the end of 2012. You can purchase the device at a price tag of Euro 149 (around $187).


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