It’s amazing how far we have come when it comes to technology. From medical innovations to appliances down to the gadgets we use on the daily. Almost everything is wireless now, from wi-fi, to headphones, and even speakers. In this case, we’re talking about the floating Bluetooth speakers. While the procedure of supplying wireless gadgets with power to do their functions is the same, the concept is still something futuristic and modern.
Despite the steep prices of Bluetooth speakers, or floating Bluetooth speakers to be exact, these gadgets are doing very well in the market today. Let me show you just a few of the many Bluetooth speakers that would make a great investment, in terms of size, look, and quality. We’ve managed to sift through the many brands that produce floating Bluetooth speakers to look for those that stand out. So far, here are 18 of the best floating Bluetooth speakers this year and our thoughts on them.
A Review List of the Floating Bluetooth Speakers to Buy in 2018:
|#1. ICE 7 Arc Star|| - 4 green balancing LEDs|
- Can connect via NFC
- Can be used as a smartphone charging dock
- Offers 360 degree sound enjoyment
- Cool lights in the dark
|#2. Plox Official Star Wars|| - Official Star Wars merchandise|
- Orb rotates magically on its base
- Works for five hours
- Can work up to 33 feet
- Can make a great decorative piece
|#3. ICE Orb|| - Good sound quality|
- Cool design
|#4. SainSonic SS-01|| - Good sound quality|
- Easy to turn on
|#5. Infinity Orb|| - Efficient Bluetooth speaker|
- Amazing and cool design
- 3D surround effect
- Continuous base illumination
- Distinctive timbre
|#6. Foxnovo|| - Amazing visual display|
- 360-degree surround stereo sound
- Bluetooth technology
- Portable, compact and cool
- 1 year money back guarantee
|#7. ICE Harmony|| - Round magnetic base|
- Bluetooth function improves
- Can be used as a nightlight
- Can be placed in any room
- Perfect for music and meditation
|#8. Crazybaby L143|| - Comes in three colors: black, white, space grey|
- Stylish design
- Battery life
- Levitates just fine
|#9. SRiver|| - Sleek and stylish design|
- Great sound quality
|#10. Air 2 CSBT-311-BLK|| - Comes in four colors: black, red, sky blue, baby pink|
- Adequate sound quality
- Levitates even without playing music
- Stylish design
|#11. MUSIC ANGEL|| - LED lights, and five different lighting options|
- Good sound quality
- Levitates well
- Easy set up
- Easy connectivity
|#12. Wasserstein|| - Elegant matte black design|
- Easy set up
- Good sound quality
|#13. NASKY Maglev|| - Convenient night light|
- Can be used as portable speaker
- Luxurious and very classy
- Charges fast & can play for hours
|#14. ZVOLTZ|| - Easy Bluetooth connectivity|
- 360 sound projection
- LED visual effect
- Easy one touch control
- Portable and lightweight
|#15. SainSonic X-2|| - Adequate sound quality|
- Stylish design
- Comes in three colors: blue, red, white
- Orb can be carried on its own with or without the base
|#16. Satefello|| - This is a floating orb speaker|
- Bluetooth 4.1 technology
- Connects with Bluetooth
- Offers 360 degree surround sound
- With decorative LED lights at 7 colors
- Uses polymer battery 1000mAh
|#17. OM/ONE|| - Stylish packaging|
- It levitates
|#18. Sooall Maglev|| - Sleek Design|
- Good sound quality
- Environmentally friendly
#1. ICE 7 Arc Star Floating Bluetooth Speaker
If you enjoy looking at floating speakers then you will surely admire the ICE 7 Arc Star Floating Bluetooth Speaker. This looks very mysterious at first with its cool black and green color. It has a magnetic circular base where the orb-like magnetic Bluetooth speaker spins on its own.
The speaker has a circular design that vents in a 360 degree alignment. This shape allows the speaker to play more efficiently instead of just having a regular top and front side design and shape. The speaker power can last for 8 hours on a full charge. You can play your favorite music non-stop while the floating speaker is on a table or you can take the orb anywhere with you. Therefore you can use this product in two ways. It can be used as a floating speaker, as a handheld speaker and as a charging dock.
Conclusion: The ICE 7 Arc Start Floating Bluetooth Speaker is a speaker with a unique design. It can be used as charging dock for smartphones, a Bluetooth speaker and a portable speaker for different devices.
#2. Plox Official Star Wars Levitating Death Star Bluetooth Speaker
If you are a fan of the Star Wars franchise then this Plox Official Star Wars Levitating Death Star Bluetooth Speaker is for you. This is a Bluetooth speaker that will surely amaze your friends with its gravity-defying powers. The orb is a Bluetooth speaker that rotates above a magnetic base. The orb is also a 5-watt speaker that delivers 360 degrees of sound quality.
The Plox Official Star Wars Levitating Death Star speaker can operate up to 33 feet and can connect to any Bluetooth enabled device. It can also operate up to 5 hours on a single charge. Therefore you can enjoy non-stop music for 5 hours with your soothing or electrifying music lists.
This Bluetooth speaker is a great decorative piece or souvenir. It can also work as a handy portable speaker by just taking the Death Star anywhere you wish to go. The base also functions as a charging station where you can charge your different devices and gadgets.
Conclusion: All Star Wars fans will surely agree that this is a fantastic item to collect. There may be complaints about the overall quality of the speaker but in the end it is a unique and interesting Bluetooth speaker design to check out.
#3. ICE Orb Levitating/Floating Wireless Portable Bluetooth Speaker
The ICE portable wireless floating Bluetooth speaker. It’s design looks similar to a few Star Wars characters or even the Death Star, but this is considered one of the best floating Bluetooth speakers in the market today. Most of its features are similar to the other speakers we have mentioned, with the 3D Surround Sound Effect, and connectivity to mobile devices using NFC technology.
While its battery life is standard for every speaker out there which is 3.5 hours, if the orb has no power, it will stick to the magnetic base and will not roll off. When it comes to the sound quality, the ICE Floating Bluetooth Speaker also delivers, so you can enjoy your favorite music wirelessly.
Conclusion: If you’re looking for a good Bluetooth speaker that can impress people at the same time, then the ICE Floating Bluetooth Speaker would be a good option. As always, it can be a bit tricky to position the orb over the base, but it can be remedied with a little practice.
#4. SainSonic SS-01 Portable Wireless Bluetooth Floating Levitating Maglev Speaker
The SS-01 portable wireless Bluetooth floating speaker much like it’s counterpart that we will mentioned SainSonic X-02 below, this Bluetooth floating speaker is a lot more rounded in appearance, only a little less sleek. Like the other products here, the speaker itself is an orb floating above a magnetic base with a ground clearance of 10 mm.
When it comes to connecting your mobile devices to this speaker, there are two ways of doing so, so you can either connect the floating Bluetooth speaker with the wires to your mobile device, or do it wirelessly. The first way of ensuring a connection is with the latest Bluetooth technology built into the speaker, seeing as most mobile devices today have a Bluetooth feature.
The other way is through the NFC feature, which is a lot easier when trying to connect with your mobile devices.
Another thing that should be mentioned about this particular speaker is the cone that ensures a 3D surround effect. You can rotate it up to 360-degrees to adjust the 3D surround effect. When it comes to quality, you can be sure that the SainSonic SS-01 Portable Wireless Bluetooth Floating Speaker doesn’t fail in that aspect, from the materials used to construct it to the sound, and you can even carry the speaker around on its own.
However, while most have had very minimal issues when it comes to using this speaker, other have found issues when it comes to charging, as well as balancing the orb against the base. This may be attributed to the shape of the orb as it doesn’t really have an angled edge for it to stand on the base.
Conclusion: Overall, the SainSonic SS-01 Portable Wireless Bluetooth Floating Speaker is a great product. While it could be a little tricky to get the orb balanced on top of the base, especially when it’s floating, using it is easy.
#5. Infinity Orb Magnetic Levitating Speaker – Bluetooth 4.0 LED Flash Wireless Floating Speakers
These days, levitating speakers have attacked the market by storm, and a lot of people have been amazed at the way these speakers provide, not just an amazing sound quality, but a cool visual presentation. This Magnetic Levitating Speaker from Infinity Orb does just that, and more. This speaker “levitates” as it floats right above the speaker base, supported by a magnetic field.
This model offers an amazing LED Visual Effect, as the speaker base continuously illuminates various colors for its LED lights. These lights move along with the rhythm of the music you are playing, entertaining your eyes as your listen to good music.
In terms of sound quality, these speakers also features a 3D Surround Effect, which comes with a special sound guide cone which is designed to provide a distinctive timbre. As it runs in Bluetooth 4.0 technology, you can easily connect these speakers with all devices that are Bluetooth enabled, within 10 meters of wireless field.
This speaker is also easy to use. All you have to do is to place the base on a flat surface. If not, the orb may not be able to normally levitate. Afterwards, connect the adapter to the power port of the base, turning the orb, and pairing it with your device. Hold the orb above the base, and when you feel a force, this is the levitation place and you can remove your hold from the orb, allowing it to levitate.
Conclusion: If you need a speaker that is not just cool to listen to but entertaining at the same time, this levitating speaker from Infinity will do the trick for you. Whether you are plainly using it in your personal space, or bring it out for your friends to see and enjoy with, you will never be disappointed with this speaker.
#6. Foxnovo Levitating Speaker – Floating Speaker with Bluetooth 4.0, 360 Degree Rotation
Tired of the need to plug in your speaker to a power source every time you want to listen to good sound? This Levitating speaker from Foxnovo is a good option for you. It is designed as Bluetooth speaker which is super cool. It comes in the form of a spherical orb which floats in the air, slowly spinning, supported by a magnetic field.
The base beneath it also offers a multi-colored light show, flashing its LED rings in time with the music that you are playing. This speaker also features the Bluetooth 4.0 Technology for wireless connectivity, allowing it to be easily connected to other devices including tablets, smartphones, as well as computers.
Pairing this unit to other devices is quite simple, and this device will reconnect automatically with the last used gadget whenever it is turned on. For a single charge of this speaker, you can enjoy up to eight hours of cool music listening.
Using this speaker is also easy. All you have to do is to put its base on any, level and flat surface. Turn the power switch on, the one which is located at the bottom, and then follow the speaker ball while holding it about 4 inches above the base center. Slowly lower it down until you feel it weightless as the magnetic field starts to carry it. Twist it gently so that it spins.
Conclusion: If you are looking for a speaker which offers you both auditory and visual delight, this the best option for you to consider. It will give you an amazing sense of appreciation of coolness and fun. Whether you are getting it for yourself, or giving it as a gift for others, you will certainly enjoy playing your favorite music with this speaker.
#7. ICE Harmony Floating Bluetooth Speaker
The ICE Harmony is different from other floating Bluetooth speaker because this one has an egg-shaped design. The floating speaker actually spins 10 mm above a magnetic base to offer clear and efficient sound enjoyment. It works via Bluetooth and can be paired with any Bluetooth-enabled device like a smartphone, tablet or laptop.
The Bluetooth function offers seamless connectivity so you can play your music minus the wires. You can use the Orb Harmony as a Bluetooth speaker, individually as a portable speaker and the base can be used as a portable charging base.
Aside from being a Bluetooth speaker, this is also designed as a night lamp or room lighting to provide soft lighting in any room. This makes the ICE Harmony the perfect bedside or room companion for adults as well as for young children.
Conclusion: The ICE Harmony Floating Bluetooth Speaker is a unique and overall nice gadget to own. Not only will it work as a Bluetooth speaker but can also be used for meditation and relaxation.
#8. MARS BY CRAZYBABY L143 World’s Only Auto Levitating Speaker with Subwoofer
This floating Bluetooth speaker is probably made for those who like it sleek and futuristic. The Crazybaby L143 Mars Levitation Bluetooth Speaker may look a little bigger vertically compared to the other speakers, but it only means that there are a lot of top features in this floating speaker.
First thing to note about this product is that it has an automatic launch and land levitation system. It can float up once you turn it on. Another thing to note, and perhaps the most important thing, is the quality of sound. The Crazybaby L143 Mars Levitation Bluetooth Speaker delivers in that area, because of it’s wide range from the floating tweeter to the subwoofer, the latter being what the brand takes pride in when it comes to this speaker.
There’s also the battery life, and this speaker can go on for 8 hours until it needs to be charged, and it automatically lands when it needs to be connected to a power sours. Your mobile devices can connect to it using the Crazybaby app which is available for both iOS and Android.
With the look and feel of this speaker, you’d think that the sound quality would be amazing. However, some have noted that there are issues when it comes to sound quality, that it might not be enough for some people and the absence of volume control on the speaker itself is also another thing to consider. The app may also pose a problem as well as it might not be good enough for looking through music.
Conclusion: The Crazybaby L143 Mars Levitation Bluetooth Speaker looks incredibly futuristic and promises good sound quality. A few software updates on the app, and as long as your device is in close range to the speaker itself, this will certainly be a speaker that you would want to impress people with.
#9. SRiver Portable Bluetooth Wireless Floating Speaker – Maglev Bluetooth Speaker
The appearance alone takes us back to the futuristic styles of the 60’s, with the black and white checkered base and the sleek and shiny black orb that floats above it. The SRiver Portable Floating Speaker has us sold just by the aesthetics alone. Much like the previous speakers, you can receive and answer phone calls hands-free with the built-in microphone.
One thing to note about this portable speaker is that you can control everything with your mobile device. From the power to the volume control and playback, it saves some effort. Although it may be a little problem for some who prefer turning the device itself on as well as adjusting the volume.
As for the sound, the SRiver Portable Floating Speaker has 3D Surround Sound Effects due to the special cone design, and the orb can also rotate up to 360 degrees.
Conclusion: All in all, the SRiver Portable Floating Speaker is a great product. From the futuristic design to the sound quality, it never fails to impress. It might not be suited for those of us who prefer turning the device itself off instead of using your mobile device to do it.
#10. Air 2 CSBT-311-BLK Wireless Floating Sound 4.0 Bluetooth HD Speaker
The orb of this one is similar to the Crazybaby orb in the previous numbers. The Air 2 CSBT-311-BLK Wireless Floating Sound 4.0 Bluetooth HD speaker shares similar features as the Wasserstein speaker. You can enjoy hands-free phone calls with this speaker, that also provides good acoustic sound when it levitates off the base.
As for the sound quality, the Air 2 CSBT levitates to give great acoustic sound, and can connect to most mobile devices and laptops through Bluetooth technology.
Conclusion: If you’re looking for a speaker that can also serve as a good conversation piece at gatherings, then this may be a great option. You can even choose from four colors to suit your style and it levitates even without playing some music.
#11. MUSIC ANGEL JH-FD19 Levitating Portable Wireless Bluetooth Speakers – with Microphone
At first, you might think that the floating speaker is something that came from one of the Tron movies, or the name might remind you of the Phantom of the Opera, but the Music Angel Levitating Bluetooth Speaker is said to be one of the best. It offers 3D Surround Sound, using a guide cone that gives distortion-free timbre when the orb floats above the base.
The LED visual effects match up to the song that’s playing. Not only can you listen to your favorite song, but you’ll see it being played with different colors, which is a sensory experience. The Music Angel Levitating Bluetooth Speaker also promises good connectivity, as it goes will with most devices that have a Bluetooth feature, and the size of this speaker is good for bringing around everywhere.
Although it looks too good to be true, there are some possible issues when it comes to sound quality, especially volume, as some may still find the sound a little too weak.
Conclusion: The Music Angel Levitating Bluetooth Speaker is a great product to invest in. It delivers good sound quality, and it makes listening to music fun because of the colored LED lights flashing when you play music. As always, you might find it a little tricky to get the orb to levitate off the base but once you have it levitate, it all goes well.
#12. Wasserstein Levitating Bluetooth Speaker – Floating Wireless Speaker
So far, we’ve seen some big floating speakers, but the Wasserstein Levitating Bluetooth Speaker is a lot smaller compared to some of speakers that we mentioned in this list. Similar to the products on this list, the way you can connect this device to your mobile devices and laptops is through Bluetooth and NFC, and as we’ve mentioned about the latter, the NFC connection is much easier.
Just when you thought that this is just going to be another wireless speaker that floats off the ground, there is one very interesting function; you can also use this speaker to receive phone calls all the while your music is playing. The built-in microphone also lets you respond as well, making it even more interesting.
When it comes to sound quality, the Wasserstein Levitating Bluetooth Speaker ensures cleaner sound because it doesn’t lose the sound through friction and vibration.
Conclusion: When it comes to quality, the Wasserstein Levitating Bluetooth Speaker does not fail. The sound is good, and the set up is a breeze as well. If you don’t mind it levitating a little lower and closer to the base, then this is a great option.
#13. NASKY Maglev Levitation Bluetooth Speakers
Aside from being a wireless Bluetooth speaker, the NASKY Maglev levitation speaker can also be used as a soothing nightlight. This has a wood grain base that will look perfect for any room décor. The floating speaker orb lets you enjoy music from every angle because it offers 360 degree sound enjoyment compared to rectangular or square-shaped speakers.
The NASKY Maglev works by magnetic levitation. Powerful magnets support the orb-shaped speaker which makes it look like it floats on air. The wireless speaker orb can also be used as a portable wireless speaker that you can take anywhere. It can also glow even when it’s not placed on top of its wood grain base.
The base is also versatile because aside from supporting the wireless floating night lamp it can also work as a USB charger for different gadgets. This Bluetooth speaker can play tunes for hours and can connect with any Bluetooth-enabled device.
Conclusion: Despite a few remote complaints about the battery life of the NASKY Maglev Levitation Bluetooth speakers, this is still a unique and versatile device that you must check out.
#14. ZVOLTZ Levitating Bluetooth Speaker, Portable Floating Wireless Speaker
This levitating Bluetooth speaker is compatible with all Bluetooth-enabled devices. This means that you will be able to wirelessly connect from a distance, seamlessly streaming from your device. It is also equipped with built-in microphone which will allow you to experience hands-free conversations.
Another feature of this speaker is 360-degree sound projection. This speaker is built-in with 5W HD speaker for a stronger bass and louder sound. The speaker also levitates in 360 degree for a richer sound experience while listening.
As an addition, it also features LED Visual Effect, bringing into life your favorite tunes along with the accompaniment with LED visual lights. With its one touch control, all you have to do is to touch, play and pause music. You can also accept and end calls easily.
Conclusion: One of the features that a lot of people enjoy about this speaker is that it is portable and lightweight. Whether you are enjoying music in the privacy of your room, or taking it out for a travel, you will certainly enjoy this speaker while listening to your favorite music all day long.
#15. SainSonic X-2 Portable 3D Wireless Bluetooth Floating Levitating Maglev Speaker
The Sainsonic X-02 Wireless Bluetooth Levitation Floating Subwoofer Suspension, one of the products on this list under the same brand. Much like the rest of the floating speakers on this list, this is also floating above a magnetic base, and has a wireless power charger for when it runs out of juice. It features a special sound guide cone that ensures a 3D surround effect when you listen to music. The NFC function that is built in the speaker means that it can connect to any mobile device almost instantly, so you can enjoy viewing and listening to your movies and music at ease.
While some users have had no trouble using this speaker, some have said that there seem to be issues regarding its levitation. Some are saying that there is an audio interference when the speaker is placed back onto the base to float.
Conclusion: Overall, while this speaker may offer good sound quality, the problem of the SainSonic X-02 Wireless Bluetooth Levitation Floating Subwoofer Suspension lies in the floating part. There may be some issues with the sound when trying to put the speaker back onto the base as well as trying to make it float.
#16. Satefello Magnetic Floating Portable Wireless Speaker with Bluetooth
Satefello gives music a unique twist with a Magnetic Floating Portable Wireless Speaker. This operates using Bluetooth 4.1 so this means you can connect a variety of Bluetooth enabled devices here. It has changing LED lights that lets you watch a lovely night light show from anywhere in your room or bedroom. The speakers rotate on its stand which is another fancy feature.
The Bluetooth speaker floats about 15mm of the magnetic base, rotating silently on its own. The round speaker offers 360 degree surround sound 5 watt speaker. Sound is unlike speakers in a box because it is sent in every direction.
The Satefello also has decorative LED lights when the base is plugged in. It can brighten any room and make it less scary for kids. Adults can also place this at home or on an office desk as a clever conversation piece.
Conclusion: The Satefello Magnetic Floating Portable Wireless Speaker with advanced Bluetooth 4.1 connectivity. It can provide up to 4 hours play time at 75% volume and can be recharged in just 2 – 3 hours. There may be a few flaws to this speaker but still it makes an excellent conversation piece and an interesting home decoration.
#17. OM/ONE Levitating Bluetooth Speaker
When it comes to the products on this list, OM/ONE claims that they started it all, so naturally, we had to put this on this list. The orb is sleek and has a matte black finish. Your devices can connect to this speaker using the Bluetooth 4.0 technology. Connect two OM/ONE floating bluetooth speakers together, and you can enjoy good quality stereo sound.
As for the range, it promises that you can play your music on this speaker up to 33 feet away. You can answer and receive phone calls with the speaker’s built-in microphone and it can stay on for up to 12 hours.
Conclusion: Overall, the OM/ONE floating Bluetooth speaker may not exactly be everyone’s cup of tea. This levitating speaker is great as a novelty purchase, but it might not suit everyone’s tastes in a good floating speaker. Although it is best if you try this out yourself to see if it stays true to its claims.
#18. Sooall Maglev Wireless Bluetooth Speaker – Floating & Rotating Speaker
Perhaps the more expensive of the bunch, the Sooall Maglev Bluetooth Speaker Kit is also quite interesting because of one feature. Not many floating bluetooth speakers have this, but the Sooall Maglev Bluetooth Speaker Kit has gesture sensors that give the user total control of the device without using their mobile device or touching the speaker itself at all.
It also has EML technology, that allows you to use this speaker in a traditional way. It can also be paired up with most mobile devices that have the Bluetooth feature. It can also be paired with mobile devices and laptops using the NFC technology as well, and the magnetic resonance ensures that it is not harmful to humans nor the environment.
Although everything looks great, there might be a possible issue when it comes to the gesture sensors itself. Some might find it tricky to use gestures to control the device.
Conclusion: Overall, the Sooall Maglev Bluetooth Speaker Kit offers good sound quality with its elegant design.