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Bang & Olufsen BeoPlay A1

Bang & Olufsen BeoPlay A1
alaScore 97

128 reviews

Mar, 2018

We have collected and analyzed 25 expert reviews and 103 user reviews from international sources. experts rate this product 84/100 and users rate it 92/100. The average review date is Nov 17, 2016. We have compared these reviews to 1169835 reviews from other Speakers. The alaSCORE™ for this product is 97/100 = Excellent. Last update: Mar 18, 2018.

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alaTest has collected and analyzed 15 user reviews of Bang & Olufsen BeoPlay A1 from The average user rating for this product is 4.7/5, compared to an average user rating of 4.3/5 for other Speakers on Reviews about the reliability and size are generally positive. The design and usability also get good feedback, but there are some negative comments about the price.

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100% of the reviews on give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the products: B&O PLAY by Bang & Olufsen BeoPlay A1 Ultra-Portable Rechargeable Bluetooth Wireless Portable Speaker - Moss GreenB&O PLAY by Bang & Olufsen BeoPlay A1 Ultra-Portable Rechargeable Bluetooth Wireless Portable Speaker - Moss Green

Mar, 2018

Expert review by : David Carnoy (

B&O Play Beoplay A1 (review): A superslick mini Bluetooth speaker with strong sound and long battery life


Credit B&O Play for creating a Bluetooth speaker that doesn't look like anything out there already. The new dome-shaped Beoplay A1 is not only the smallest wireless speaker from the Danish company, but also the most affordable at $249, £199 in the UK...

The dome-shaped, aluminum-clad Beoplay A1 speaker looks sleek, delivers relatively high-quality sound for its very compact size, has excellent battery life and works well as a speakerphone. A leather carrying strap allows you to hang the speaker from a...

It's fairly pricey and heats up a little when played at high volumes for long periods. Also, no protective carrying pouch or case is included

The Beoplay's strong design, sound and battery life make it a worthy premium mini Bluetooth speaker contender.

May, 2016

Product Specifications


Frequency range:60 - 24000
Peak Music Power Output (PMPO):280


Colour of product:Green / Silver
LED indicators:Y / Yes
Volume Control:Digital


USB connector type:USB Type-C


Number of Speakers:1
Stereo pairing mode:Y
Subwoofer:Y / Yes
Tweeter:Y / Yes

Packaging Content

Cables included:USB
Quick start guide:Y / Yes


Amplifier Class:D
Built-In Microphone:Y / Yes
Hands-free mode:Y / Yes
On/off switch:Y / Yes
Recommended usage:Universal

Ports & interfaces

AUX In:Y / Yes
Bluetooth version:4.2
Connectivity Technology:Wired & Wireless
Interface:Bluetooth/3.5 mm
USB charging port:Y / Yes
USB connector type:USB Type-C
Wireless Technology:Bluetooth


Battery Capacity:2200
Battery life (max):24
Battery recharge time:3
Battery technology:Lithium-Ion (Li-Ion)
Battery Type:Built-in
Battery voltage:7.4
Power source type:Battery, USB
USB charging:Y / Yes

Weight & Dimensions

Height :48