JBL’s Boombox 2 Brings Massive Sound, All Day Long

With 24 hours of playtime and a built-in powerbank, JBL’s newest portable speaker delivers JBL’s Original Pro Sound and big bass

CES 2020, LAS VEGAS – JANUARY 6, 2020 – Turn up the volume, because the latest speaker in the JBL portables portfolio is here and it does not disappoint. JBL’s Boombox 2 provides JBL Original Pro Sound with big bass, clear mids and smooth highs in an easy to transport, party pleasing portable speaker.


Despite being the toughest and most durable speaker in the JBL lineup, Boombox 2 boasts a bold, modern design. With its iconic JBL handle and unique side detailing, Boombox 2 stands out in all the right ways. Picture this eye-catching speaker front and center of the party, with its impressive sound guaranteed to steal the show.


With 24 hours of playtime and a built-in powerbank to recharge your devices, the Boombox 2 guarantees epic sound, all day long. From the beach to the backyard, the Boombox 2 will provide the soundtrack to the day, all day and night. With a durable, waterproof design, this speaker can handle just about anything that’s thrown at it.


“Thanks to epic sound and sleek design, our portable speakers have always been a favorite among on-the-move consumers,” said Dave Rogers, President, Lifestyle Audio Division at HARMAN. “We’re thrilled to announce the next generation of our largest portable speaker, featuring the biggest, loudest and deepest bass yet.”


If the speaker’s larger than life sound isn’t loud enough, just connect the Boombox 2 to other JBL PartyBoost compatible speakers to enhance the sound even further. With JBL’s latest PartyBoost capabilities, the potential for the Boombox 2 is unlimited.

JBL Boombox 2 Features

  • Longest Playtime: Listen all day with a built-in, rechargeable Li-ion battery that supports up to 24 hours of play time
  • JBL Original Pro Sound: Guarantees epic sound, all day with monstrous bass
  • Wireless Bluetooth Streaming: Wirelessly connect to any smartphone or tablet via streaming technologies
  • PartyBoost: Connect to an unlimited amount of other JBL PartyBoost compatible speakers to create an even bigger sound
  • IPX7 Waterproof: Take the speaker to the beach or the pool without worrying about spills, rain or even a tumble in the pool
  • Built-in power bank: Charges smartphones and tablets via USB even while music is playing

Pricing and Availability

The JBL Boombox 2 will be available at €499 on JBL.com and select retailers starting in Spring 2020.

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About JBL

For over 75 years, JBL has shaped life’s most memorable moments at the intersection of music, lifestyle, gaming and sports. JBL elevates listening experiences with superior audio quality and product designs that encourage individuality and self-expression. With unmatched professional credentials and industry-leading innovation, JBL is a trailblazer in the audio industry because of passionate and talented engineers and designers around the globe. JBL Pro Sound is the foremost technology pushing culture forward through major pop culture events and partnerships with the world’s top talent across music, sports and esports.


HARMAN (harman.com) designs and engineers connected products and solutions for automakers, consumers, and enterprises worldwide, including connected car systems, audio and visual products, enterprise automation solutions; and services supporting the Internet of Things. With leading brands including AKG®, Harman Kardon®, Infinity®, JBL®, Lexicon®, Mark Levinson® and Revel®, HARMAN is admired by audiophiles, musicians and the entertainment venues where they perform around the world. More than 50 million automobiles on the road today are equipped with HARMAN audio and connected car systems. Our software services power billions of mobile devices and systems that are connected, integrated and secure across all platforms, from work and home to car and mobile. HARMAN has a workforce of approximately 30,000 people across the Americas, Europe, and Asia. In March 2017, HARMAN became a wholly-owned subsidiary of Samsung Electronics.