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Best Black Friday speaker deals 2020: Bluetooth speakers, soundbars and more

Black Friday speaker deals
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Black Friday speaker deals discounted some of our favorite speaker deals from brands like JBL, UE, Sonos and Bose to all time lows heading into the holiday season, and Cyber Monday speaker deals have already arrived too, wouldn't you know.

Several of the best Bluetooth speakers and best smart speakers are seeing some of their cheapest deals yet this Black Friday. It's typically when the Amazon Echo Dot is at its lowest price as well as the best time to buy a booming JBL unit (the Boombox is currently $120 off.)

As more Black Friday deals and Cyber Monday deals are released, we expect to see even more speaker deals. In the meantime, here are the best Black Friday speaker deals you can get right now. 

Top Black Friday speaker deal

Ultimate Ears Megaboom 3: was $199 now $99 @ Best Buy.
This full-featured Bluetooth speaker made our Editor's Choice award for its big bass and full vocals, long-lasting battery life and simple design. It can pair with other models for stereo sound and is fully waterproof to boot.

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Amazon Echo Dot

Amazon Echo Dot (3rd Gen): was $39 now $18 @ Amazon
The Echo Dot 3rd Gen is still one of our favorite smart speakers. And it's now only $18 for a limited time. If you're looking for an Alexa device with punchy audio, this is the one to get and the time to get it.

JBL Charge 4

JBL Charge 4: was $179 now $119 @ Amazon
The JBL Charge 4 is a beast of a Bluetooth speaker. It's rugged and lasts all day on a charge, plus two phones can be paired to it at the same time. Bass-lovers will appreciate the dual passive radiators, too.

Amazon Echo Dot

Echo Dot (4th Gen): was $49 now $28 @ Amazon
The Echo Dot is the latest smart speaker from Amazon combining solid sound for its small size and offering a load of Alexa smart home skills to tap into. If you're starting out down the smart home route then this could be the speaker for you. 

Bose SoundLink Color II

Bose SoundLink Color II: was $129 now $79 @ Amazon
If you want a Bose-quality Bluetooth speaker for less, this deal on the SoundLink Color II is the best you'll find right now. Available in 6 great hues, the SoundLink Color II has 8 hours of battery life, a stereo more and more.

Google Nest Mini

Google Nest Mini: was $49 now $18 @ Best Buy
The second-generation Nest Mini boasts bolder sound and minor aesthetic enhancements over the Google Home Mini. It has all the best Google Assistant skills and lets you control smart lights, smart locks, and other smart home devices via voice commands.

JBL Clip 3

JBL Clip 3: was $69 now $29 @ Dell
IPX7-rated water resistance means this JBL Clip 3 speaker isn't just made to be brought to the beach (or out in the snow); it can also survive submersion. It's available in 13 different colors, so you can match it to the bag you plan to *clip* it to.


JBL GO2: was $48 now $29 @ Amazon
The JBL GO2 is an ultra-portable, waterproof speaker that comes in 12 different colors and offers 5 continuous hours of playtime. Not only can it face the elements: it offers JBL-quality sound at a fraction of the cost of the brand's bigger speakers.


UE WONDERBOOM 2: was $99 now $49 @ Best Buy
The UE WONDERBOOM 2 packs a ridiculous amount of sound for its size, making it one of the best Bluetooth speakers under $100. It gets 13 hours of battery life and 100 feet of range, which is great for days spent outdoors.


JBL FLIP 5: was $119 now $69 @ Best Buy
Made from 100% recycled plastic, this long-lasting Bluetooth speaker — it's rated for 12 hours of playback — is also IPX7 water-resistant. So don't worry even if you drop it in the water, as it survives up to 3 feet of submersion. 


Sony SRS-XB12: was $59 now $33 @ Amazon
This Sony Bluetooth speaker might be small, but it's strong. Weighing less than a pound and lasting 16 hours on a charge, this speaker is perfectly portable. It can be paired with other speakers for stereo sound when you're back home, too.

Google Nest Audio

Google Nest Audio (2-pack): was $199 now $169 @ Best Buy
Score $30 in savings on two of Google's newest smart speaker. A pair of Nest Audios can connect for a stereo listening experience, making this the best Black Friday speaker deal for a home sound system.

Sonos Move

Sonos Move: was $399 now $299 @ Amazon
The Sonos Move is a portable smart speaker that works via Wi-Fi and Bluetooth, meaning you can use it inside your home and out. It's drop- and weather-proof, plus its auto-tuning feature adapts the sound for any space, from a backyard patio to kitchen area.

Black Friday speaker deals: What to expect

As we get closer to Cyber Monday, expect major discounts on Bluetooth speakers from JBL, UE and more. Black Friday deals are coming in and out of stock, with savings of over $100 on some smart speakers from brands like Amazon, Google and even Sonos depending on the model. Cyber Monday might be your last chance for big sound at a big discount. The deals will vary day-to-day, so keep it locked to Tom's Guide for the best Black Friday speaker deals.

Kate Kozuch

Kate Kozuch is a senior writer at Tom’s Guide covering wearables, TVs and everything smart-home related. When she’s not in cyborg mode, you can find her on an exercise bike or channeling her inner celebrity chef. She and her robot army will rule the world one day, but until then, reach her at