Nokia Play 360 speakers where quite well taken thanks to their ability to push audio at decent level and the looks, material used in the speakers. Now Nokia has partnered with HARMAN/JBL to produce the successor to Play 360 and range of other accessories.
Nokia and HARMAN’s JBL brand will jointly develop and co-brand the exclusive line of products which will include a range of speakers delivering room-filling acoustics with dynamic design. Wireless connectivity from mobile device to speaker will be facilitated through Bluetooth technology capable of connecting any existing Lumia phone, or by tapping to connect with NFC for next generation Lumia phone based on Windows Phone 8. – Nokia Press
JBL PlayUp Portable Wireless Speaker for Nokia feature Bluetooth, 3.5mm headphone standard audio connector, NFC for tap and connect, physical volume controls, radiates sound in all directions, maximum output of 89dB.
Nokia claims you can get 10 hours of continuous music with a single charge and the speaker actually has replaceable battery. There will also be special app meant for just these speakers at some point for controlling the music.
BL PlayUp Portable Wireless Speaker will be available before years end for EUR149.