Mi Pocket speaker 2 with 7 hrs playback time is launched at Rs.1499

Xiaomi have started to strengthen its accessories lineup after a host of smartphone launches. Xiaomi on Tuesday  have launched Mi Pocket speaker 2 a minimalist speaker for day to day usages. 

Mi pocket speaker 2:

       It comes with a minimalistic design and Bluetooth 4.0 for  connectivity , a 5W speaker to handle the sound department and 7hours battery life with continue playback time. 

       It’s launched in India during the international music day and its available in mi.com at a starting price of 1,499 alone mi Bluetooth speaker.

       With the updated Bluetooth 4.1 it has an effective connectivity of 10metres. With 1200 mah battery it’s very good for 7hours playback time. It works normally under -10deg to 40deg Celsius.

Xiaomi MI pocket speaker 2 build: 

      The speaker is well built with a poly carbonate body and ABS material. Upper layer made up with aluminium body making it a premium look. 

      The speaker also have a led indicator for indicating charging status. Devices has a built in microphone too which helps to take calls over loud speaker. The music automatically pauses while attending the calls. 

     Xiaomi for some reasons haven’t released pocket speaker 1 for India but released the next version. 

     With the era of smart speakers making way to homes like Alexa, google home, Apple AirPod xiaomi stock to the standard Bluetooth speaker.

Verdict: 

 The only down thing we could see is it takes 3hours to completely charge once . But we do not really hold this device while using like bluetooth headphones, so this is not really a big issue.