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Tribit MaxSound Plus Portable Bluetooth Speaker 24W Wireless Speaker with Powerful Louder Sound Exceptional XBass IPX7 Waterproof 20 Hour Playtime 100ft Bluetooth Range for Party Travel Outdoor

Last Updated: August 27, 2019 (Refresh Now)
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Sound / Sound Quality
 339
sound, bass, speakers, tribit, good
+96%
-4%
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" ...  Initial reaction though is that it sounds great with the boost on.  ...  "
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" ...  Great sound from a small package. ... For the night stand & relaxing sounds it’s the best. ... I’ve paid twice that and the sound was no better.  ...  "
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" ...  I have bought various speakers over the past couple of years but this one is by far the best, exception sound, good base, really like it.  ...  "
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" ...  I used this for an outdoor party, was initially skeptical it wouldn't be loud enough, worries were quickly abated and the sound quality was more than satisfying for my non-trained ears.  ...  "
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" ...  plenty of bass!  ...  "
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" ...  Comparable sound to my Bose Mini SoundLink but I can use the Tribit for more outdoor uses.  ...  "
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" ...  The bass boost really gives this speaker a lot of kick.  ...  "
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" ...  I am totally in love with speaker. ... It sound like the speakers of old that were huge!!  ...  "
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Sound / Volume
 129
sound, volume, loud, good, sounds
+95%
-5%
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" ...  It is a small speaker, but the heft of it is satisfying. ... I do like that the volume is synchronized with my phone, so I don’t have to worry about what volume which device is at before playing.  ...  "
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" ...  It gets far louder than I need . ... It could easily provide music for an outdoor party.  ...  "
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" ...  I'm glad I didn't go with the cheaper version since I wanted something a little louder.  ...  "
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" ...  Played it on Bluetooth for 8-1/2 hours straight at two clicks below full volume. ... Good for a personal speaker or to entertain a few people.  ...  "
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" ...  Now this is my one of best portable speaker.  ...  "
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" ...  I was amazed that something so tiny could sound so good and loud!  ...  "
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" ...  It is an improvement over the Tribit XSound Go, but primarily on volume: not as much on sound quality.  ...  "
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" ...  I think this speaker rocks in more ways than one  ...  "
Price
 98
sound, worth, speaker, money, quality
+99%
-1%
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" ...  Not as great as he made it sound, but not bad for the price.  ...  "
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" ...  This speaker is well worth the price!  ...  "
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" ...  This is some of the best money I have ever spent.  ...  "
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" ...  And the price is unbeatable.  ...  "
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" ...  Awesome sound for the size and price.  ...  "
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" ...  Great sound worth the price i’m Happy 🙂  ...  "
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" ...  Honestly, I was skeptical about this product due to its low price point relative to other similar products in this category.  ...  "
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" ...  This is amazing such a great price fir the quality  ...  "
Sound / Bass
 92
sound, bass boost, tribit, x bass, volume
+97%
-3%
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" ...  The bass is really good when you turn the max bass on.  ...  "
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" ...  Podcast sound is great w/o bass button in shower.  ...  "
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" ...  Puts out amazing sound and the bass is much improved over my Anker and my smaller Tribit speakers.  ...  "
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" ...  Great volume, bass, and ease of use.  ...  "
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" ...  And despite its diminutive size, it produces respectable clarity and bass. ... It has very good highs, mids and bass.  ...  "
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" ...  plenty of bass!  ...  "
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" ...  For the size I think it sounds great, the extra bass feature makes a huge difference.  ...  "
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" ...  The bass is on point, mids and treble are loud Crisp and blend well.  ...  "
Body / Size
 73
size, speaker, portable, small, travel
+100%
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" ...  It is surprisingly heavy for its size - much heavier than older bluetooth speakers I have of similar size. ... All in all, I'm very pleased wtih my purchase, as this is a nice portable unit that fits most if not all of my needs.  ...  "
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" ...  Full rich sound which is surprising for a speaker of its size.  ...  "
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" ...  Packs a Punch  ...  "
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" ...  Compact speaker that fills the room with clear sound.  ...  "
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" ...  Better than expected for its size.  ...  "
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" ...  lose portability, but provide much bigger sound!  ...  "
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" ...  Now this is my one of best portable speaker.  ...  "
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" ...  Sound quality is fine and relatively rich for a portable speaker.  ...  "
Connectivity / Bluetooth
 72
speaker, tribit, speakers, sound, connection
+94%
-6%
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" ...  The Tribit for sure doesn't replace my Marshall Stanmore speaker but for a portable Bluetooth speaker it is impressive in quality and value.  ...  "
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" ...  Solid speaker, pretty good sound quality, good Bluetooth range, good value overall.  ...  "
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" ...  I have all three Tribit Bluetooth speaker offerings now.  ...  "
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" ...  First let me say I only recently decided to get Bluetooth speakers. ... I watched many reviews on YouTube for budget Bluetooth speakers. ... Whether I use these individually connected thru a Bluetooth connection, which works very well, or wired to my phone individually or together, I like both of these speakers very much.  ...  "
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" ...  I have to go into my settings on my phone and either cancel bluetooth, or cancel my connection to the Tribit speaker.  ...  "
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" ...  I easily got it Bluetooth connected to my iPad and started to listen to some of my favorite songs. ... If you love music and want a portable Bluetooth speaker buy this one. ... This has to be the best under $100 Bluetooth speaker anywhere.  ...  "
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" ...  Without a doubt, this amazing little beast rivals Bluetooth speakers three times its price.  ...  "
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" ...  I really like the sound quality, connectivity, and Bluetooth range.  ...  "
Battery
 62
life, charge, sound, speaker, hours
+94%
-6%
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" ...  At full blast, this battery last for about 6+ hours.  ...  "
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" ...  Battery life isn't great, but sounds great. ... Thinking I need a wireless charging model and wishing I spent the extra $ for one  ...  "
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" ...  After charging fully all I need to do is turn on the unit  ...  "
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" ...  It holds a charge for a long time.  ...  "
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" ...  I'm impressed with the sound, volume and battery life.  ...  "
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" ...  The battery life is holding up well.  ...  "
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" ...  The Tribit is a sweet, small, nice sounding bluetooth speaker, but DO NOT believe the hype about it being as loud/louder than the Charges.  ...  "
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" ...  The battery life seems good (though I haven't paid too much attention to it).  ...  "
Compatibility & Ports / Device Compatibility
 42
speaker, speakers, phone, paired, wired
+86%
-14%
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" ...  Connects itself to my iphone X everytime I get near it.  ...  "
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" ...  It paired with my iphone XR immediately and reconnects when turned back on.  ...  "
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" ...  The unit pairs instantly as with the smaller Tribit.  ...  "
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" ...  Easy to pair with my Galaxy S8.  ...  "
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" ...  Easily get paired with no problem.  ...  "
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" ...  Battery life has been very good, Though there is no battery indicator on speaker the bluetooth icon on my android phone indicates battery life.  ...  "
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" ...  It connects to my computer every time.  ...  "
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" ...  After reading and researching, I landed on this Tribit Plus and I really love it - it was so easy to pair my iPhone and the charge life is amazing!  ...  "
Sound / Frequencies
 26
sound, bass, mids, balanced, vocals
+92%
-8%
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" ...  If I have any complaint on sound, I feel it's missing some midrange.  ...  "
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" ...  clear highs, even midrange, and bass that belies its size.  ...  "
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" ...  (vocals and instruments clarity) go for it,,, in case you need louder with maintaining vocals and instruments clarity go for the jbl boombox,,, end if the line,,, Enjoy  ...  "
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" ...  It has very good highs, mids and bass.  ...  "
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" ...  Especially with vocals and details.  ...  "
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" ...  No scratchy treble or booming notes that are out of place in the sound signature.  ...  "
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" ...  Bass was better as well as the highs and mids.  ...  "
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" ...  Amazing low end, crisp highs, and ear jarring volume.  ...  "
Body / Build Quality
 24
quality, thick, rugged, plastic, heavy
+92%
-8%
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" ...  Seems to be built well, feels solid.  ...  "
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" ...  I can't speak to its durability, but it looks and feels sturdy.  ...  "
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" ...  It has a good weight to it, and feels like it was built with quality.  ...  "
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" ...  This unit has a very heavy solid feel.  ...  "
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" ...  Great sounding speaker, solid wireless range, feels rugged and the battery life is really good as well.  ...  "
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" ...  Very portable yet heavy enough to stand firm where placed and not fall over or be knocked over.  ...  "
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" ...  Good quality material but not heavy.  ...  "
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" ...  The waterproofing rubber plug on the inputs feels stronger and better designed than others. ... Plus, the lanyard is a strong, thick shoelace already tied on to a nice, thick loop.  ...  "
Body / Water Resistance
 21
speaker, pool, got, shower, speakers
+95%
-5%
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" ...  As it ages next to the hot tub I'll report about longevity and IPX7 quality, but so far so good.  ...  "
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" ...  I hope I'm able to play it that way loudly while on the beach all day.  ...  "
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" ...  i will be jamming on the river this summer need to secure it good though cause i dont think this thing will float judging by how heavy it is.  ...  "
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" ...  I own Oontz Angle 3 ultra for shower but thisTribit MaxSound Plus is worth every cent.  ...  "
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" ...  Had a water proof, kayak, and camping safe speaker for 4yrs that did the job until it got submerged in Key West, (Dry Tortugas) in May. ... Fast forward to tonight's BBQ and pool session. ... Got the pool net and retrieved it. ... Boom, 10 seconds out of the water and it powered on, and continued playing my Color Me Badd (Yea that's how I get down) song.  ...  "
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" ...  Love to have it when doing chores or sitting by the pool.  ...  "
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" ...  Great sound, small enough to take in a backpack and it’s waterproof  ...  "
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" ...  For the size of this speaker and it being waterproof even though I have more expensive speakers this is my go to speaker when I want to go outside or go to the pool or do anything.  ...  "
Usage / Ease of Use
 18
use, sound, phone, connects, bluetooth
+94%
-6%
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" ...  Lose conectivity easy  ...  "
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" ...  Easy to use.  ...  "
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" ...  It was easy to set up and begin using within 5 minutes of opening the box.  ...  "
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" ...  Equipped with all the features you would expect - well designed, easy to operate, great battery life - the fidelity and volume separate this unit from the rest.  ...  "
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" ...  Easy to use in a bike or moped.  ...  "
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" ...  Both are easy to operate.  ...  "
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" ...  Easy to set up.  ...  "
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" ...  It's a tad heavy, though very user friendly  ...  "
Usage / Capacity
 14
small, far, phone, moved, house
+100%
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" ...  It's truly a great product and doesn't take up too much space in the room.  ...  "
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" ...  In fact, I've found outside, it seems louder than inside my house.  ...  "
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" ...  Purchased two more for family members.  ...  "
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" ...  It is the feeling you get when you first walked into your house, or when car shopping .  ...  "
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" ...  I live in a small apartment, and the connectivity has been flawless so far.  ...  "
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" ...  Bathroom , kitchen or other small to medium size room are best for this speaker .  ...  "
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" ...  Great sound for a small apartment.  ...  "
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" ...  Using it in a confined space of roughly 210 sq ft and works very well.  ...  "
Service / Marketplace
 13
thanks, got, amazon, tribitaudio, com
+85%
-15%
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" ...  Thanks you all at Tribit.  ...  "
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" ...  I was one of the 200 who got the discount, I was going to pass on this, but when I got the e-mail, I did not want to miss out, and I am glad I got it.  ...  "
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" ...  Give this company a chance they deserve it!  ...  "
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" ...  I bought it based on Amazon reviews and they were proven correct.  ...  "
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" ...  Works as advertised!  ...  "
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" ...  This is just as Oluv described.  ...  "
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" ...  The company was very communicative and facilitated a coupon during Prime Day.  ...  "
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" ...  Received my Maxsound plus the other day from Amazon.  ...  "
Product Reliability
 12
turn, shut, months, tribit, speaker
+67%
-33%
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" ...  I first bought the tribit go last year. ... It has never failed to perform!  ...  "
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" ...  Had for about a week now.  ...  "
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" ...  I have had this for a couple months and it is just about perfect.  ...  "
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" ...  If it lasts a year, I’ll be fine with it.  ...  "
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" ...  Bought is a month ago and works perfect.  ...  "
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" ...  It looks to be very well built and should last awhile.  ...  "
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" ...  The Anker blew me away when I FIRST heard it.  ...  "
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" ...  I have been using this speaker for 2 weeks now and I'm thoroughly impressed.  ...  "
Body / Comfort
 12
hands, feel, sound, size, portable
+100%
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" ...  The sound is more than commensurate with the price and is not at all hard on the ears.  ...  "
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" ...  Very portable yet heavy enough to stand firm where placed and not fall over or be knocked over.  ...  "
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" ...  The Soundcore2 really did sound good, but I decided in the end that it had a piercing quality that my ears found a little uncomfortable at high volume.  ...  "
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" ...  It is also light and portable with a built in strap.  ...  "
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" ...  It has a good weight to it, and feels like it was built with quality.  ...  "
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" ...  The sound on the other hand is flat and natural and very well done.  ...  "
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" ...  I already own the Xsound and the Xboom, and this one is my favorite hands down!!  ...  "
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" ...  When you hold both in your hands, you can definitely feel the difference in weight.  ...  "
Usage / Controls
 11
speaker, volume, control, xbass, bass
+73%
-27%
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" ...  Jockeying through menus to get phones and portable mp3 players to link up via Bluetooth and then fumbling back and forth adjusting the volume controls or Bluetooth pairing options can at times be a little frustrating.  ...  "
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" ...  Podcast sound is great w/o bass button in shower.  ...  "
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" ...  Connects to your device plays for 30 seconds and then goes mute.  ...  "
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" ...  The speaker has what some reviewers refer to as "gimmicky": a bass boost button.  ...  "
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" ...  I wished the control buttons may be more tactile and identifiable by touch or feel.  ...  "
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" ...  Unbelievable sound quality for something so small, i particularly like the xbass button, gives it a full powerful sound.  ...  "
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" ...  The control buttons on the top of the speaker are raised and easy to find and use.  ...  "
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" ...  It has a bass boost button as well.  ...  "
Service / Service Centers
 9
tribitaudio, customer, com, tribit, business
+89%
-11%
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" ...  Good product, excellent customer service.  ...  "
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" ...  Very happy customer.  ...  "
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" ...  I think both are well made and Tribit has great customer service.  ...  "
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" ...  I am very happy with the service they provided me.  ...  "
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" ...  I've dealt with Tribit customer service before & those folks still reign supreme!  ...  "
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" ...  Hard to complain about their customer service.  ...  "
Usage / For Travel
 8
travel speaker, purchased, tribit, speakers, speaker
+100%
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" ...  I have gone through several portable speakers in my quest to find a great all purpose travel speaker that I can take on my Business or leisure trips. ... As a travel speaker, I have absolutely no complaints. ... As small travel speakers, I highly recommend this.  ...  "
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" ...  It’s nice and has held up to travel abuse very well!  ...  "
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" ...  While it is durable enough to just toss in your bag, I would definitely recommend the $9 "Khanka Hard Travel Case Replacement for Tribit MaxSound Plus."  ...  "
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" ...  This might even sound better in my car than my car stereo does on a road trip.  ...  "
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" ...  Good sound rolling down the road, didn't have to worry about the rain we ran into.  ...  "
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" ...  I'm so glad I purchased and it will be my new go-to travel speaker.  ...  "
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" ...  Shipped very quickly and I even purchased the traveling case for it and it fits perfectly  ...  "
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" ...  It's pretty compact, (depending what pants you wear) kind of pocketable, but nice to travel with, especially with the lanyard.  ...  "
Body / Design
 8
feels, sound
+100%
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" ...  The Tribet has a great design.  ...  "
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" ...  The design is very nice.  ...  "
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" ...  I can't speak to its durability, but it looks and feels sturdy.  ...  "
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" ...  Look no further.  ...  "
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" ...  Just a little more stylish.  ...  "
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" ...  Looks and feels better in person.  ...  "
Software / Apps
 6
two
+83%
-17%
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" ...  the amplifier board, the drivers and the battery .  ...  "
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" ...  It was very easy to sync with multiple devices including iPad and Android phones.  ...  "
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" ...  There are two forward facing drivers and two bass radiators. ... It feels solid, almost like it's one piece, and it has the weight of real drivers and batteries.  ...  "
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" ...  Found Tribit through clavinetjunkie on youtube.  ...  "
Service / Returns
 5
+20%
-80%
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" ...  Waste of money and I'm mad I cant return it.  ...  "
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" ...  100% returning and getting my money back.  ...  "
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" ...  Will be returning tomorrow.  ...  "
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" ...  On the positive side I must praise the excellent customer support from Tribit which issued a full refund  ...  "
Usage / Setup
 4
+75%
-25%
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" ...  It was easy to set up and begin using within 5 minutes of opening the box.  ...  "
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" ...  Whole process took less than 5days.  ...  "
Parts & Accessories / Remote
 4
+100%
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" ...  IR PLAYS 6 HOURS!  ...  "
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" ...  To really put things on the cusp of perfection, throw in a basic small remote that allows control of turning the unit on and off.  ...  "
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" ...  Attached are pictures of it compared to your standard Comcast remote.  ...  "
Parts & Accessories / Cable
 4
charging
+50%
-50%
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" ...  I messed with the volume and everything and even tried to use the aux cord, but nothing.  ...  "
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" ...  Audio cable broke day 2. ... The actual metal part of the plug divided and nearly lodged inside the jack.  ...  "
Service / Delivery
 4
+100%
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" ...  This box is awesome!!  ...  "
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" ...  The Tribit unit has delivered on every promise.  ...  "
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" ...  People's recommendations were sincere and right for the product I received.  ...  "
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" ...  Worked perfectly right out of the box ( the packaging was superb).  ...  "
Connectivity / Range
 4
speaker, small, phone, moved, house
+100%
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" ...  Using it in a confined space of roughly 210 sq ft and works very well.  ...  "
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" ...  Very portable with a good range from one end of my condo to the other with walls in between.  ...  "
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" ...  With a modern phone (bluetooth 5.0) located in the far end of a 3k+ sqft house through a single floor and multiple walls of different decades (70s house, phone in the 90s addition) this speaker gave no hesitation while I moved throughout the house walking between it and the broadcaster with absolutely no degradation of sound.  ...  "
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" ...  I live in a small apartment, and the connectivity has been flawless so far.  ...  "
Compatibility & Ports / Ports
 4
+50%
-50%
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" ...  Second thing to go was the charging port.  ...  "
Body / Weight
 4
definitely, travel, sound, plus, larger
+100%
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" ...  It has a good weight to it, and feels like it was built with quality.  ...  "
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" ...  He likes the size and weight and sound qualities the best.  ...  "
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" ...  Good quality material but not heavy.  ...  "
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" ...  When you hold both in your hands, you can definitely feel the difference in weight.  ...  "
Body / Fit
 4
thick, portable
+100%
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" ...  Mounted on the motorcycle .  ...  "
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" ...  Very portable yet heavy enough to stand firm where placed and not fall over or be knocked over.  ...  "
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" ...  Like another reviewer, I bought this case for the MaxSound Plus, and it is a very nice and fairly snug fit, alghough there is still some room above/below the speaker in the mesh, velcro sealed compartment for a few cords and other small items: https://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B071F4J8Q1/ ... All in all, I'm very pleased wtih my purchase, as this is a nice portable unit that fits most if not all of my needs.  ...  "
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" ...  I bought it mainly to sit on the dash of my work truck. ... The sound reflects and travels up the windshield, while the sticky rubber feet prevent sliding. ... Plus, the lanyard is a strong, thick shoelace already tied on to a nice, thick loop.  ...  "
Service / Defective Delivery
 3
-100%
comment
" ...  Maybe I got a lemon.  ...  "
comment
" ...  But I probably just got a defective one.  ...  "
comment
" ...  Maybe its defective?  ...  "
Features
 3
+33%
-67%
comment
" ...  The problem is that it keeps turning itself off.  ...  "

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