UE BOOM 2 Black/Yellow




Key specs

Maximum battery life
15 h
Weight
0,55 kg
Water resistance
Waterproof
Wireless speaker size
Compact (10-20cm)
Sound quality according to customers
Good

Pros and cons

According to our Bluetooth speaker expert
  • Pros:
    Thanks to the water-resistant design, this speaker is suitable for outdoor use.
  • Pros:
    The 360-degree sound distribution makes your music sound clear from any position.
  • Con:
    The speaker is only water-resistant, not dustproof.
Product Expert Bluetooth speakers

Go on a musical adventure with this UE BOOM 2 Bluetooth speaker. With a range of 30 meters and a battery life of 15 hours, this speaker gives you a lot of freedom of movement and lets you enjoy your favorite music for hours at end. Thanks to the surrounding speakers, you can listen to a powerful sound from all sides equally well. Why not organize a fantastic party at home, in the park, or on the beach? The loudspeaker is shockproof and waterproof. Moreover, if the Ultimate Ears gets muddy, you can simply rinse off the dirt. Want to adjust the sound of the BOOM 2? Simply use the equalizer in the UE app. The app even allows you to connect 2 of the same speakers together for a clear stereo sound.



Included by default

  • USB charging cable
  • Quick start guide

Rating

Rating per section

Sound quality
Review score 5 out of 5 stars
10
User friendliness
Review score 4.5 out of 5 stars
9
Battery life
Review score 4.5 out of 5 stars
9
Build quality
Review score 5 out of 5 stars
10
Design
Review score 5 out of 5 stars
10
Options
Review score 4.5 out of 5 stars
9

Most helpful reviews

Most helpful reviews

Review score 4.5 out of 5 stars
4.5 / 5 stars
9,3/10
"Great value and recommendef"

By David Morley on 9 July 2019

  • Pros:
    Excellent sound for the price.
  • Pros:
    Solid build quality
  • Pros:
    Pairing 2 for stereo is nice
  • Con:
    The software equaliser affects the volume a fair bit.

Really good sound for the price.

Review score 5 out of 5 stars
5 / 5 stars
9,7/10
"Bang for your buck!"

By Hugo op den Dries on 18 March 2019

  • Pros:
    Great sound
  • Pros:
    Excellent warranty from UE
  • Pros:
    Linking multiple speakers
  • Con:
    NFC to connect is hit and miss

Great speaker with good sound and all round really good value for money. Doesn't have Alexa like the newer version does but with Amazons absence in the Netherlands this is not a great value-add anyway.

Great value and recommendef

Review score 4.5 out of 5 stars
4.5 / 5 stars
9,3
  • Pros:
    Excellent sound for the price.
  • Pros:
    Solid build quality
  • Pros:
    Pairing 2 for stereo is nice
  • Con:
    The software equaliser affects the volume a fair bit.

Really good sound for the price.

David Morley | 9 July 2019

Bang for your buck!

Review score 5 out of 5 stars
5 / 5 stars
9,7
  • Pros:
    Great sound
  • Pros:
    Excellent warranty from UE
  • Pros:
    Linking multiple speakers
  • Con:
    NFC to connect is hit and miss

Great speaker with good sound and all round really good value for money. Doesn't have Alexa like the newer version does but with Amazons absence in the Netherlands this is not a great value-add anyway.

Hugo op den Dries | 18 March 2019

Most helpful reviews

Most helpful reviews

Review score 4.5 out of 5 stars
4.5 / 5 stars
9,3/10
"Great value and recommendef"

By David Morley on 9 July 2019

  • Pros:
    Excellent sound for the price.
  • Pros:
    Solid build quality
  • Pros:
    Pairing 2 for stereo is nice
  • Con:
    The software equaliser affects the volume a fair bit.

Really good sound for the price.

Review score 5 out of 5 stars
5 / 5 stars
9,7/10
"Bang for your buck!"

By Hugo op den Dries on 18 March 2019

  • Pros:
    Great sound
  • Pros:
    Excellent warranty from UE
  • Pros:
    Linking multiple speakers
  • Con:
    NFC to connect is hit and miss

Great speaker with good sound and all round really good value for money. Doesn't have Alexa like the newer version does but with Amazons absence in the Netherlands this is not a great value-add anyway.

Great value and recommendef

Review score 4.5 out of 5 stars
4.5 / 5 stars
9,3
  • Pros:
    Excellent sound for the price.
  • Pros:
    Solid build quality
  • Pros:
    Pairing 2 for stereo is nice
  • Con:
    The software equaliser affects the volume a fair bit.

Really good sound for the price.

David Morley | 9 July 2019

Bang for your buck!

Review score 5 out of 5 stars
5 / 5 stars
9,7
  • Pros:
    Great sound
  • Pros:
    Excellent warranty from UE
  • Pros:
    Linking multiple speakers
  • Con:
    NFC to connect is hit and miss

Great speaker with good sound and all round really good value for money. Doesn't have Alexa like the newer version does but with Amazons absence in the Netherlands this is not a great value-add anyway.

Hugo op den Dries | 18 March 2019

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UE BOOM 2 Black/Yellow

5-star rating from What Hi-Fi

5-star rating from What Hi-Fi
The UE BOOM 2 Black/Yellow received the maximum rating of 5 stars from What Hi-Fi magazine.

Specifications

Product

Product number
796363
Manufacturer code
984-001226
Brand
Ultimate Ears
Warranty
2 years
Warranty type
Carry-in warranty

Physical properties

Speaker type
Wireless speaker
Width
4,5 cm
Depth
4,5 cm
Height
18 cm
Maximum battery life
15 h
Weight
0,55 kg
Finish
Matte
Color
Black, Yellow
Material
Plastic
Wireless speaker size
Compact (10-20cm)
Quality category
Mid-range

Amplifier and speakers

Sound reproduction
360 degrees
Sound quality according to customers
Good

Water resistance

Water resistance
Waterproof
Waterproofness certification
IP certification
IP certification
IPX7

Network and streaming