This item: House of Marley Get Together Duo, Powerful Bookshelf Speakers with Wireless Bluetooth Connectivity and Sustainable Materials $129.86 House of Marley Stir It Up Wireless Turntable: Vinyl Record Player with Wireless Bluetooth Connectivity, 2 Speed Belt, Built-in Pre-Amp, and Sustainable Materials $249.99 I cycled through all three EQ modes but found I preferred the default Signature Sound over the Bass Boost or more airy Acoustic regardless of genre. It does look cool and it will fit with most interiors, particularly if youre someone with a more bohemian style at home. A portable speaker with tonnes of power, the House of Marley Get Together 2 XL is a great choice for those who want to host parties but are looking for something made of more sustainable materials than the usual audio crowd. The LED turns solid blue once paired. Simple design also means little flexibility and has almost no documentation on how to use. There's plenty of bass and a clear stereo image. By Troy Fleming Any other speakers you would recommend please? This newsletter may contain advertising, deals, or affiliate links. In terms of battery life, the House of Marley Get Together 2 XL will last about 20 hours of music at a time. The speaker is good for an excellent price, it is super easy and has an iconic design. There is probably a pattern of pushing the bluetooth button to do it but not at all clear what it is. I love it, except that every hour or so it interupts the music to boom out, Charging. Yeah Im a Bob Marley speaker I dont have the receipt anymore so I the charger is missing the charge port is missing and I was wondering if I could use a phone charger to solder it to the circuit board would that work. Thank you for quality products. Founded in 2004, Trusted Reviews exists to give our readers thorough, unbiased Not only can you answer or reject a call using the MFB button, but you can actually switch between multiple calls as well putting the other on hold as you do so. After all, they function as computer speakers, bookshelf speakers that can pair via Bluetooth with a certain House of Marley turntable that we didnt review here, or be used as a portable speaker (though thats really only true for one of the two units). This speaker is one of three in a range, sitting between the Get Together 2 Mini and the Get Together 2 XL in terms of size, portability and price. It may not be the most precise but it certainly is loud. Plus, theyre very eco-conscious. Prior to my career in reviewing tech, I worked as an audio engineermy love of recording audio eventually led me to writingaboutaudiogear. Making it switch the device it is streaming from is very hard to figure out, you basically have to turn it off and restart process. This House of Marley Get Together 2 review is for anyone who wants one of the best Bluetooth speakers but who also wants to make more eco-conscious buying decisions. Boasting refined design elements, the Get Together 2 is the mid-sized member in the updated family of speakers. bleeps when paired. This makes it possible to create a 5.1 effect with only 1 speaker. The Get Together 2 delivers a powerful sound with a good amount of clarity and plenty of emphasis placed on the bass. So, whether youre using it for a computer setup, a small get-together, or even in a listening room paired with the House of Marleys Stir It Up turntable, you wont be wanting for volume. You could use this by a pool or on a camping trip without worrying too much that the elements will damage it. Each one is clicky and responsive, registering my presses each time I went to use them. We dont find the high-end to sound veiled or muffled but it is a bit weak. Get a Toshiba 4K Fire TV for just $400 $200 off! You can also subscribe without commenting. Very impressed. Published 25 March 22, These are the best Bose speakers of all shapes and sizes, By Yasmine Crossland Ask your question here. The battery life lasts about 20 hours which is plenty for a day out or hosting an evening in. Press question mark to learn the rest of the keyboard shortcuts. Visit our corporate site. Plus you get some EQ presets to choose from, and. Deal of the day Save $40 off the Lepow 15.6 portable monitor. Not too long ago, I tested out the House of Marley Get Together 2, which belongs to the same series as this but its just a lot smaller and cheaper. Only a few companies have made a concerted effort to produce eco-friendly products. Made from sustainable materials like bamboo and upcycled fabric, the House of Marley Get Together 2 is a portable speaker for the eco-conscious. You also cannot turn the bluetooth off, even if plugged into a computer it will overrride and reconnect the bluetooth unless you turn off the computer bluetooth. The XL model is new for the second generation of the House of Marley Get Together speakers, and simply put, its just a bigger version of the House of Marley Get Together 2 with 60W of power instead of 40W. All of a sudden nothing works. Bill Callahans Drover, a track with far less deep bass in the mix, gives us a better sense of the Get Together Duos general sound signature. But as well as ticking that box, its also jam-packed with handy features like the ability to charge your phone through it and pair it with others for stereo sound. You can buy the House of Marley Get Together 2 XL direct from their website for 350 in the UK and $320 in the US at the time of writing. The better your problem and question is described, the easier it is for other House of Marley Get Together Mini owners to provide you with a good answer. Subscribe in print, digital, or a great-value bundle. The only selling point of this product is the look and the built in my opinion. In essence, the sound quality is somewhat muddy and seems to be the kind of frequency range someone who wanted to listen to house music would design (though probably with more high-end). Its available directly from the House of Marley site but to see where else you can buy one, take a look at the widgets on this page. The House of Marley Get Together 2 is a large portable speaker with a neutral, earthy aesthetic that contrasts with its powerful, bassy sound profile. Learn more. A party-starter, a rabble-rouser and a very enjoyable wireless speaker all at the same time. Please refresh the page and try again. Problem: Battery simply wouldn't charge Solution: Honestly i just opened it up, played with all connections, and connected the charger just to try it out. That in itself is likely to be quite a substantial draw to this speaker. On either end, there are points where you could attach a strap as well, although you dont get one included in the box. Having a built-in microphone means you can take your calls through the House of Marley Get Together 2. These things really punch above their weight (they sound really good for their size and cost). Founded in 2004, Trusted Reviews exists to give our readers thorough, unbiased and independent advice on what to buy. The speaker has a USB-C port that supports 18W fast charging. Theres no app, which feels like a missed opportunity to allow more user control, especially EQ adjustments, but the pricing is low enough that this is a minor complaint. Still, the stereo image is distinct and you really get a sense of location when the artists pause to speak towards the end of the song. Its called REWIND fabric, made up of reclaimed hemp, organic cotton and recycled plastic bottles. You get a satisfying click with each push. With dimensions of 7.9 x 4.1 x 5.1 inches, the House of Marley Get Together Duo are smaller than the average bookshelf speaker but bigger than many computer speakers. As we often see with the company's gear, the Get Together Duo's ($149.99 for the pair) design is handsome, with striking bamboo front panels housing the tweeters and woofers. It seems to work even when the Get Together charger isnt plugged in. The USB port should be for supplying power to things like phones, not the other way around. The dedicated button on the back of the speaker lets you cycle through the Signature Sound, Bass Boost and Acoustic modes, with the LED changing colour to indicate the mode speaker is in. It measures 300mm wide, 95mm tall and 75mm deep and weighs just over 1.5 kilograms. Once thats on, you have to long-press the Bluetooth button on the left speaker for the two speakers to pair together. Heres the Get Together topping off an iPod Touch. The dimensions are modest at 7.52 x 17.72 x 7.09 inches, and while you . There are lots of things to like about House of Marley's Get Together Duo, including a handsome design, true stereo separation, and the fact that one of the speakers can be picked up and taken with you on the go. I dont need a speaker to talk to me. For starters, the Get Together speaker packaging is fairly minimal. Rewind is a black woven fabric made of cotton, hemp and recycled PET, including plastic bottles, while Regrind silicone is created by an upcycling post-process and post-consumer waste. If you have listened to his music, you can feel his love and passion for togetherness and even though he moved on, his message holds as much power today as it did when he first created the music. 'Get together' is connected but does not play music, my computer bluetooth lists the device but it wont play. There are plenty of alternatives with a more balanced sound. There are three buttons on the top, one to turn the volume down, one multifunction button to pause or play the music and skip through tracks, as well as one to turn the volume up. This XL version is more about delivering a booming sound for listening in bigger groups. speakers themselves don't need a wire between them). Why you can trust T3 Please visit their site for more info. Measuring 7.8 by 5.0 by 4.0 inches (HWD) each, the two speakers that comprise the Get Together Duo are made from sustainable, eco-friendly materials. Do you have a question about the House of Marley Get Together or do you need help? When I plug the charger in the light goes red then flicks off is that normal? For the most part, I stuck to the Signature Sound mode because I didnt think the speaker needed any more in the way of bass, unless youre hosting a party then itll come in handy. The Get Together 2's sound is produced by a 2.5-inch woofer and two 1-inch tweeters. I measured 15-3/4L x 5-1/8H x 3-1/4D. Theres not much deep bass depth to match the brightness; rich low-mids are pushed forward in the mix, but deeper lows are more or less out of the picture. But, for any other use, it is. Logitech Z407 I couldnt believe the 4.5 inches drivers couldnt produce bass. There have been other mentions here of the charging and pairing and charging audio messages interrupting whatever you are actually listening to in order to provide a useless piece of information better conveyed silently by a LED. House of Marley The Get Together 2 XL wireless speaker is crafted from bamboo and House of Marley's premium REWIND fabric woven from a blend of 30% reclaimed organic cotton, 30% reclaimed. This isnt a speaker I would just slip into my bag to listen to some music outside. England and Wales company registration number 2008885. On the bottom of the enclosure, there are two long thick rubber strips for stability and anti-noise vibration. With these I can space then out in a room to get a great stereo sound. Bath If you want a powerful portable speaker then this House of Marley Get Together 2 XL review is a good place to start. The Sony SRS-XG500 has tonnes of cool features and the battery lasts for ages, By Yasmine Crossland For more options, check out the best Bluetooth speakers. Im not sure its still available. Instruction Books | House of Marley INSTRUCTION BOOKS Instruction Books for all House of Marley products are available below in PDF format Headphones Redemption ANC 2 True Wireless Earbuds EM-DE031-SB Champion True Wireless Earbuds EM-JE131-SB Rebel True Wireless Earbuds EM-JE121-SB Buffalo-Soldier-3-Button-Mic_EM-JH033 BuffaloSoldier_EM-JH091A To hook up your devices to the speaker wirelessly, you just need to press and hold the volume knob down until the light starts blinking. You will have to have power to the left speaker so set it up within power cord reach (approx 6ft) of an electrical outlet. Expertly crafted for high-performance sound, experience every detail of your favourite songs with a continuous 8 hours of playtime for all-day listening. Im close to getting something else otherwise. You need to hook up both speakers to keep them charged and it turns off by itself even when wired connected to the pc if you're not using it. This portable speaker delivers exceptional audio clarity and powerful sound to give you an unmatched listening experience. Wirelessly stream warm and balanced audio with our Get Together Bluetooth speaker. Otherwise, no adjustments. Sky TV customers just got another streaming service thrown in for free, Gen Z is getting right what we Millennials got wrong about tech, Microsoft Defender goes haywire, deletes Start menu icon, Taskbar and more, Huge Samsung Galaxy S23 leak reveals the phone from all angles, This is the best iOS 16 feature you're probably still not using, I'm not ready for the furry flesh spider in this Chinese Elden Ring-like RPG. The sound is very directional, 80% is forward firing with the rest out the back. Notify me of followup comments via e-mail. In my opinion they dont even have bass. Given that it has two more speakers it's understandable that the sound quality from the larger Get Together 2 will be louder and deeper. Beautiful design and built with disappointing sound, Reviewed in the United States on February 7, 2022. Drained the battery to determine how long it could last. Background in electronics, trained EMT, Eagle Scout/Assistant Scoutmaster and dad. The Get Together 2 XL has two one-inch tweeters, two four-inch woofers, and a large passive radiator situated in the back. It also offers a USB. After checking out the rest of this review, you might find that theyre actually perfect for you and the things that bothered us may not be an issue for you. and independent advice on what to buy. How does it sound? This website is no longer available. Despite the potential headaches dual speakers present in terms of pairing, we had no issue pairing with an iPhone 8 on our first try. Manual View the manual for the House of Marley Get Together here, for free. In the end, the Marley Get Together is a handsome-looking Bluetooth speaker. However, as clear as they sound, there's a distinct lack of bass. 4.0 out of 5 starsGood sound, nice looking, poor bluetooth Reviewed in the United States on September 26, 2022 Verified Purchase These speakers look great sound good, and as other reviewers note, it's hard to find speakers that are truly wireless (i.e. Depending on what you're listening to you, you can change the sound profiles by tapping the back of the speaker. You want versatility Last updated 15 July 22. Part of that surprising weight is due to the built-in lithium ion batteries. The Get Together Mini is, well, the Mini version of the Get Together speaker. Where does that so-called expertise come from? The sound quality is a bit too muddy for our tastes. Its been four years and I seldom use bluetooth speakers anymore. When you purchase through links on our site, we may earn an affiliate commission. So, I got a new pair of speakers and found the sound seems to be better than before. My Marley speaker does not turn on too, apparently it charges, but when I press the ON the red led flashes and nothing else the same with the other controls. It will set you back less as its only $119.99 (119.99 / AU$249.95), also comes with Bluetooth functionality, and sounds a little less muddy. Is your question not listed? Reviewed in the United States on October 23, 2022. Can you help other users with Marley Get Together devices that have a problem outstanding? Carrying an environmentally friendly concept, all three are made of bamboo and covered with cloth made from recycled plastic bottle waste. There are three in total, including the Get Together 2 Mini, the Get Together 2 XL and the standard Get Together 2. For example, if you want to use the speakers in stereo with an RCA connection, you have to turn on the left speaker using a long press of the power button. The Bose Portable Smart Speaker is a more compact choice but still has a surprisingly powerful sound and you get Wi-Fi connectivity as well as Bluetooth. The difference between the three is in the size and configuration of the speakers it carries. The back reveals a bass port, USB charging outlet, charger input, LED and aux input. Despite not having an adjoining smartphone app, there are still quite a few features worth mentioning. Bluetooth is a way of exchanging data wirelessly between electronic devices via radio waves. Ultimately that means I had to dial the volume up to understand what was being said. I wish it had a companion app with more in-depth EQ options and touch controls, and the treble doesnt quite get the same attention as the bass, but if youre looking for a powerful speaker with a long battery life and a sustainable build, the Get Together 2 is one to consider. Strangely enough, if you do plan on taking advantage of that portable speaker, then you would end up spending a similar amount for an alternative with the same battery life, such as the JBL Charge 5, which costs $179 (159 / AU$229). Create an account to follow your favorite communities and start taking part in conversations. For those looking for a party speaker, you can be reassured that the Get Together 2 gets loud. The EQ options are limited. I did not try to remove it. The down side is that on good stereo songs( AC/DC) it only plays in mono. But the speaker itself seems durable and its IP65 water and dust-resistant so it should survive the elements somewhat. We follow the IPSO Editors code of practice to underpin these standards. To do so, its just a case of holding down all three buttons at the same time. Alas, thats not the case. When its time to charge, the Get Together 2 supports 18W fast charging via USB-C. So, they dont take up too much desk space while still providing a little more oomph and low-end (more on that later). At $169.99 / 179.99 / AU$299, the House of Marley Get Together Duo are not quite in the budget range but certainly affordable. Not only is he a lifelong music-lover but he also works in the music industry and is a musician. Overall Im disappointed on this product but also hold hopes that in the future House of Marley could hire a better audio engineer to make the sound more dynamic. The drums on this track can sound unnaturally thunderous through bass-forward systems that boost the lows too much, but here the drums have a less bass-focused presence than Callahans baritone vocals, which get some added low-mid richness. Now it fkin works again. But in saying that, for most upbeat genres of music, its definitely loud enough with plenty of energy. Its small and portable with fantastic sound quality but it costs a fraction of the price of the House of Marley Get Together 2. When you purchase through links on our site, we may earn an affiliate commission. I dont have it with me anymore. All rights reserved. Behind a flap on the back, theres a USB-C port to charge the speaker and a USB Type-A port to charge your devices, youll also find a 3.5mm audio port to connect to your tech that doesn't have Bluetooth. There was a problem. Is the manual of the House of Marley Get Together available in English? We also expect our journalists to follow clear ethical standards in their work. At top volumes, the speakers distort on this tracks challenging deep bass. Shes also worked and studied in the US, holding positions , Unbiased and independent advice on what to buy, Built using natural bamboo and upcycled fabric, With Bass Boost, Acoustic and Signature Sound presets, Double the Bluetooth range of its predecessor, Battery life outperforms House of Marleys claim, Theres plenty of bass and a clear stereo image. Reviewed in the United States on September 26, 2022. She keeps a finger on the pulse when it comes to the most exciting and innovative tech and is happy to tell you exactly what she thinks about it too. Mint Mobile is bringing back 6 months of free service for new customers! Bluetooth. How often do you really need to upgrade your PC? The distance between the two devices that exchange data can in most cases be no more than ten metres. Aesthetically, they have a more organic look than most computer speakers, reflecting their eco-friendly approach. To add to that, the packaging is all plastic-free. The sub-bass synth hits that punctuate the beat are more implied than delivered, and the drum loop only gets a little bit of added heft from the woofers. We test every wireless speaker we review thoroughly over an extended period of time. The sound quality is, in our opinion, muddy. If youre OK with that, the Get Together will reward you with crisp, room-filling sound. SteelSeries Arena 9 A closeup of the 3.5 woofer and 1 tweeter. This robs the speakers of warmth and resonance, leaving mostly midrange. Its a 1800 mAh Li-Ion battery. Bluetooth Range: 15 Metres. This is the worst thing about this speaker. However, navigating them for certain functionalities can be a pain. After viewing product detail pages, look here to find an easy way to navigate back to pages you are interested in. A volume above 80 decibels can be harmful to hearing. Weve had ours for about two years, like the sound but I cannot recommend one. Sadly, it doesnt appear as if the iOS app has been updated in several months, with only the Redemption ANC 2 earbuds compatible at the time of review. Orchestral tracks, like the opening scene from John Adams The Gospel According to the Other Mary, tends to send a bit too bright for my taste here. You can still see all customer reviews for the product. The Get Together also uses a proprietary environmentally-friendly material known as REWIND fabric to cover the enclosure, which is also used in its collection of bags. I thought both speakers where battery powered but only one is battery powered. And, while they wont fill a room, they will significantly upgrade any computers audio. If youre all about high-energy dance tracks like When A Fire Starts To Burn by Disclosure then this will be a really fun listen to get the party started but if you're more about vocally charged songs like Listen by Beyonce then the details do get somewhat overwhelmed by the low-end. A low battery is one of the most common pairing problems people run into, and it also causes audio problems during playback. There are no forward or back controls. The Bose Soundlink III sounded like a booming mono speaker in. Drivers: 4.5-inch full range, 1-inch tweeter To add to the look, there are silicon buttons (made of upcycled materials) on top of each speaker in white. Just tropping this here so somebody in the future can maybe find this useful. I dont think so. My personal main note is when using both speakers together I cannot figure out why my phone battery drains so fast when using these but I keep testing my own theories and yet it really does drain my battery. There are two 1-inch tweeters and two 3.5-inch woofers on the front. Even the packaging is fully recyclable. Find out more about how we test. The Marley Get Together actually sounded wider, like you were actually hearing stereo. Likewise, I feel the vocals could have been treated with a bit more clarity. Our expert reviewers spend hours testing and comparing products and services so you can choose the best for you. The tonal balance could be better, however, with details in the treble suppressed under the weight of the bass. You may find the answer to your question in the FAQs about the House of Marley Get Together below. It bears repeating, though, that only one of these speakers is battery. and I had a padded Kobalt sawzall zippered bag that fits perfectly,has a handle on it so We never, ever, accept money to review a product. The USB port on the back of the speaker does not power it. I did research reviews about the sound quality of the speakers. The Bose Soundlink III sounded boomy and muddy compared to the Marley Get Together. The three buttons on the top control playback, including play/pause, volume, skip tracks and calls, while the two buttons. I'd also agree with another reviewer who noted the low level volume control is poor; goes from too quiet to considerably louder in one volume up. I love these things. We pride ourselves on our independence and our rigorous review-testing process, offering up long-term attention to the products we review and making sure our reviews are updated and maintained - regardless of when a device was released, if you can still buy it, it's on our radar. Total noob, gutting a cabinet, what should I put in it? So much so that he covers all the ins and outs, good and bad for Tech Radar and T3. Can bluetooth devices of different brands be connected to each other? Instead, our system considers things like how recent a review is and if the reviewer bought the item on Amazon. I went into other rooms of the house with my phone and could still hear that the music hadn't been interrupted. The USB port can be used to charge your gadgets. Best Prices Today: $118.20 at Amazon. I found that my voice came out clear and distinct when chatting through the speaker. You need Bluetooth for video Further, this can be easily configured via the hk connect app. But since House of Marley markets the Get Together Duo as "true wireless" speakers, that's not part of the design. Director and strategist for the Microsoft Center of Excellence for Financial Services at the . Though Bluetooth is the most convenient, it suffers from latency noticeable enough that we couldnt use it for video, which is strange as its supposed to be Bluetooth 5.0. Do sound and function match outward appearances? The $80 Logitech Z407 falls in between these options in terms of price, meanwhile, as well as in bass depth. And in comparison to other similarly-priced speakers, the sound quality is a little hit-and-miss depending on what youre listening to. The three buttons on the top control playback, including play/pause, volume, skip tracks and calls, while the two buttons on the back are used to turn the speaker on, pair it with devices and cycle through the EQ modes. On tracks with intense sub-bass content, like The Knifes Silent Shout, the speakers deliver a solid sense of bass depth at low and moderate volumes. The House of Marley Get Together Duo were created by someone either experiencing an identity crisis or someone that was overly ambitious. You may not notice this, especially in a noisy environment. Is this a good beginner mic? The House of Marley has certainly done that with the Get Together Duo. The House of Marley Get Together Duo delivers a bright sound signature from attractive, eco-friendly enclosures, and one speaker doubles as a portable unit you can pick up and . Before that, I was PCMag's lead audio analyst from 2006 to 2011. Why you can trust T3 But I did find the louder it got, the tinier the sound became so this speaker definitely distorts sound a little. House of Marley estimates its battery life to be roughly 20 hours on a full charge, but your results will vary with your volume levels. And, they can be used as both computer or portable speakers. They would be TRUELY WIRELESS then. So, how does it sound? https://www.thehouseofmarley.com/content/pdf/instructionbooks/Get-Together_EM-JA006_IB.pdf, Lovely bamboo finish, sustainable materials, Slight amplifier hiss when powered on and not playing. Plus theres the added bonus of having Alexa or Google Assistant built-in which gives you hands-free control. You want a small, lightweight speaker: The Get Together 2 might be a portable speaker, but if youre looking for something slim you can keep at the bottom of your bag or take on a hike, youll want to look elsewhere. Marley Get Together : charging port broken; Marley Get Together not showing up in bluetooth list; Marley Get Together won't turn on; Marley Get Together speaker turns off within 5 seconds; Marley Get Together : Speaker won't pair While the Get Together Duo have a few big flaws such as muddy sound, they offer a lot of versatility. Your typical USB-based phone charge puts out 5VDC. I do think its a shame theres no adjoining smartphone app, yet having so much control from the speaker itself is a definite plus point. https://www.thehouseofmarley.com/media/documents/houseofmarley/instructionbooks/updated/Get-Together_EM-JA006_IB.pdf. Should I buy the House of Marley Get Together Duo? There was a problem. Get a Toshiba 4K Fire TV for just $400 $200 off! Published 31 March 22, The Sony SRS-XB13 isn't perfect but it is very cheap, By Yasmine Crossland Total weight is 814 grams. The sound quality is strong although perhaps a little bass-heavy at times, you also get a few handy extra features like 3 preset sound modes. Warranty - 2 Years. The House of Marley Get Together 2 XL doubles up as a speakerphone as well, thanks to a built-in microphone. My one complaint is the Bluetooth connection, which is essentially line-of-sight. Our expert reviewers spend hours testing and comparing products and services so you can choose the best for you. Avantone CV12 Im buying what's the best orientation to wall mount speakers? Our expert reviewers spend hours testing and comparing products and services so you can choose the best for you. Best money spent on a sound system, clear and perfectly loud and does everything I needed while driving got an old car with no Bluetooth and this is just A1, and not to mention fits the Consol color of my old Jag. Yes, bluetooth is a universal method that allows different devices equipped with bluetooth to connect to each other. You want multiple forms of connectivity It gets plenty loud. Do you have a question about the House of Marley and the answer is not in the manual? This isnt something youll be taking out and about with you all that often but itll be perfect for using around your house and garden. On a desktop, the tweeters will be firing into your torso rather than your ears, which has a marked impact on the sound signature. Thatll be more than enough for an evening hosting your friends and family. House of Marley claims the Get Together 2 offers 20 hours of playtime, but I found it was able to go for more than 25 hours at a low to medium volume. The Marley Get Together actually sounded wider, like you were actually hearing stereo. Hi hay does is the red light ment to stay on when its charging. Its hard to say whether theres too much boosting and sculpting in the highs or if there's simply not enough bass coming out of the woofers, but the mix feels thin and the balance leans to the highs. Instead of a cryptic alphanumeric name, the Marley Get Together shows up in your Bluetooth list as Marley Get Together. The most unique aspect of the Get Together Duos design is how the two speakers charge. You love bass: The Get Together 2 delivers a thumping, bass-forward sound. Don't subscribe Your email address will not be published. To switch the speaker on and adjust the sound, theres a large dial surrounded by an LED light to let you know its status and battery level. Can this be over ridden? The Get Together may be a little more powerful as far as volume but these are amazing too. I just need it to do what speakers have done well since weve had speakers. Reviewed in the United States on April 24, 2022. Of course, if you prefer the original full saying a jack-of-all-trades is a master of none, but oftentimes better than a master of one, youll appreciate the versatility of the House of Marley Get Together Duo. For partying outside, youll be better off buying the Sony SRS-XG300, purely because it has a handle to go along with its big sound. The 20-hour battery life and quick charge technology allow you to enjoy your favorite playlists all day long. Love this thing so far. I wonder if earlier models have that problem Yes, you can only use the right speaker as a portable speaker but it offers 20 hours of use before needing to charge which is more than most portable speakers. This only comes with a USB-C cable though, so youll need to charge it using your own charger or laptop. Thats almost three times as long as the original Get Together lasted and longer than many of the speakers on our best Bluetooth speakers list, including the B&O Beosound A1 2nd Gen and the Ultimate Ears Wonderboom 3. Most of the materials used here are of the sustainable variety. Of course, they cost double the Fluance Ai41, but they come with a total of six speakers including a subwoofer and rear speakers. The number of woofers would suggest the XL is capable of producing more bass and the Mini the least, leaving this speaker sitting in the middle. Dolby Atmos is a technology that ensures that the sound is reflected from the ceiling to where you are listening. I think most people will stick to the Signature Sound mode because its the best combination of fun and clarity. Can you help other users with Marley Get Together devices that have a problem outstanding? The Bottom Line. For comparison's sake, the Get Together 2 Mini has two 2-inch full-range drivers, and the Get Together 2 XL is equipped with two 4-inch . That button sits in between one to skip forwards, a button to go backwards and another to switch through the preset EQ settings. While were not quite sure why the sides are covered in fabric instead of bamboo, it does make for a striking wood-on-black colorway (unless you have a cat. Thats not a bad thing. With that said, below is the summary of consumer sentiment. But it doesnt take away from how warm and dynamic the song sounds on the Get Together 2. It may not be the most precise but it certainly is loud. marley get together problems To better serve you, we encourage you to contact us by email. Reviewed in the United States on May 8, 2022. Anyone hunting for a new speaker who is concerned about using products that are made from sustainable materials will love the House of Marley Get Together 2. All rights reserved. View the manual for the House of Marley Get Together here, for free. To ensure this is possible, every member of the editorial staff follows a clear code of conduct. A Beautiful, Eco-Friendly Design. When the volume exceeds 120 decibels, direct damage can even occur. Marley Get Together Bluetooth Speaker won't charge - repaired Just tropping this here so somebody in the future can maybe find this useful. Details How do I fix CRT TV audio issues that were not fixed by Any information on if these are acceptable or not? Being 15 wide and 5 tall, Get Together is one of the bigger speakers in its segment. On top youll find volume, Bluetooth and power controls. Whats more, is that you can pair a couple of speakers from the Get Together range with one another in a stereo setup to boost the sound further. Thatll make it so much easier to carry with you. Also note the fabric material. Sign up for Lab Report to get the latest reviews and top product advice delivered right to your inbox. Even in our open-plan house, going behind a half-wall will cause the connection to stutter. Find out more about how we test in ourethics policy. What sets House of Marley apart from other audio brands is that all of their speakers, headphones and turntables are made from more sustainable materials than elsewhere like bamboo, upcycled plastic and reclaimed hemp to name a few. Not only that, but they make regular donations to One Tree Planted, and have contributed to the planting of 340,400 trees in the last 5 years. Tried with different computers and even a scandisk clip player, same problems in same places in music. r/Audio is a place for questions relating to all types of audio. Actually, Id describe the Marley as flat-sounding. But ultimately, audio performance matters the most, and theres something missing in the bass department. You can actually charge your smartphone from this too using the USB-C port on the back. Something else worth mentioning is the new 30m Bluetooth range. Also check the volume from your source (if its your phone, via bluetooth). The right speaker, once charged, can be placed practically anywhere with NO WIRE BETWEEN THE TWO. You can buy the House of Marley Get Together 2 now for $350 in the US, 250 in the UK and AU$450 in Australia. My Marley get together is not charging and the indicator is not showing red no longer. Trusted Reviews is supported by its audience. All rights reserved. Honestly, it handles very well and cranks very loud with clear sound, even outdoors. Read our review. Theres no grille or other protection for the woofer. The Bose Soundlink III sounded like a booming mono speaker in comparison. However, while the XL is designed to provide the biggest sound, that doesnt mean the standard model doesnt pack a punch in its own right. Any way to use the usb port on the back of the speaker to charge it using a usb to usb cable? Audio Inputs: 3.5mm, RCA If you were to take this outside, it is IP65 water and dust-resistant which means itll be okay with splashes of rain or bits of dirt. I bought the speaker months ago, then I found the light was flashing after fully charged. Please refresh the page and try again. At roughly 75% volume from an iPhone 8, the distortion isn't an issue, however, and the speakers deliver a healthy output. All New comments cannot be posted and votes cannot be cast. The labelthe bottom. Had to find a suitable carry bag The Marley logo is etched on the front. I moved on to Unholy by Sam Smith and Kim Petras and found the bass was given a similar amount of attention in this track. They are very elegant which adds points to the home interior. Last updated 17 June 22, The Huawei Sound Joy looks great and it sounds good too, By Yasmine Crossland 60W of power is delivered by two 4 woofers and two 1 tweeters, and what you get is sound that you can dial up really high. It actually feels heavier than it looks. While the Fluance Ai41 are going to sound a bit better, the Logitech Z407 are the ideal 2.1 system to use with a computer setup. Marley "Get together Ask an Expert Electronics Question Pete, Electronic Engineer 29,888 Satisfied Customers Over 20 years of experience installing and repairing electronics. Published 18 January 23, The unreal deal is back when you purchase a Samsung Galaxy A02 or A12, The second-gen KEF streaming speaker package is seriously stellar, as we explore in our LSX II review, The Triangle AIO3 (2022) can be used to play music wirelessly from your phone or tablet, and it has physical inputs too, By Yasmine Crossland BUY Marley Get Togethers on eBay.com Product Specifications. All Rights Reserved. Pairing the speaker with a smartphone or laptop is easy with Bluetooth 5.0, and the 30m range is twice that found on the previous Get Together, meaning you can step further away from the speaker without interrupting the tunes. Best Buy's Super Bowl TV deals include a cheap 65 inch 4K TV for just $400. And I'm not the only one, ppl on the internet wrote the same thing. Fluance Ai41 Hi my Lil Marley Get Together booms out pairing and charging etc when it has made connections. PCMag.com is a leading authority on technology, delivering lab-based, independent reviews of the latest products and services. But my nest audio are smaller and the drivers are small too. Find out more about how we test. Top subscription boxes right to your door, 1996-2023, Amazon.com, Inc. or its affiliates. I did really like the Acoustic mode because it made vocals clearer, something thatll be particularly useful when youre listening to slower tracks, podcasts or the radio. Its quite nice looking onthe bamboo. They sound good, have USB connectivity, and take up much less deskspace. Best Buy's Super Bowl TV deals include a cheap 65 inch 4K TV for just $400. You also cant expect it to match up to similarly priced Bose or Sonos speakers in terms of clarity of the sound - its not really meant to though, this is a party boombox more than a precise speaker for podcasts and ballads. If youre a bass-head, pass on thisMarley. Excellent Bluetooth bookshelf speaker at the price, Reviewed in the United States on November 11, 2022. Thats an LED indicator to the right of the power controls. . The rest of the mid-range is similarly a little too full sounding while the high-end is barely there. The other main feature here is the EQ. House of Marley Get Together Duo, Powerful Bookshelf Speakers with House of Marley Get Together Duo, Powerful Bookshelf Speakers with Wireless Bluetooth Connectivity and Sustainable Materials, Learn more how customers reviews work on Amazon. But just because it's being thoughtfully designed, doesn't necessarily mean it's going to be right for you. Our expert reviewers spend hours testing and comparing products and services so you can choose the best for you. House of Marley Get Together Duo: One-minute review, House of Marley Get Together Duo: Price and availability, House of Marley Get Together Duo: Performance. These are superb quality and they can pair with your phone or laptop since they are Bluetooth capable. I mostly remained below the 50% mark to avoid complaints from my neighbours, but at 100%, this speaker is ground-shakingly powerful and not to be underestimated. My advice, buy something German or Japanese instead. As far as controls go, the Get Together 2 keeps it relatively simple. The bamboo is plastered over the front, and the fabrics wrap around the device's body. The House of Marley Get Together 2 XL is a very loud portable speaker with a few handy features Common Problems. Adjusting the volume on one speaker will adjust the volume on bothtapping the plus/minus buttons adjusts volume, and holding them down skips forward or backward a track. The battery-powered speaker can be used independently of the wired speaker. Ive noticed quite a few bluetooth speakers do that (the loud feedback, even when turning on and off). If you click an affiliate link and buy a product or service, we may be paid a fee by that merchant. But as a main sound system, you might find them too light on bass, especially when playing tracks that are already low on bass content, like some acoustic or classical recordings. Its not all bad but its not all good either as the Duo exemplify the saying a jack-of-all-trades is a master of none.. You want an eco-conscious product You will receive a verification email shortly. The speaker's Bluetooth has a range of up to 98 feet, so you can really move around as you stream your tunes. In her free time, you'll catch her tending to her plants and planning her next big trip. Useful info: backside isn't fixed and will simply pop off, some force required. Customers like House of Marley Get Together noticeably more At ReviewFinder we prefer to focus on professional product reviews, because customer reviews can be disproportionately affected by unrelated factors such as delivery, specific seller listing problems, and, of course, fake reviews. BA1 1UA. The House of Marley Get Together Duo has three different types of connectivity: Bluetooth, RCA, and Aux in (3.5mm). Your recently viewed items and featured recommendations, Looks great, compact, sounds good for their small size, Reviewed in the United States on January 14, 2023. Itll be too bulky to have with you all the time but itll still fit into a tote bag or backpack when you need it to. I also had a play round with the Marshall bluetooth speakers, incredible clarity of sound, but at $700, not in my price range. Reviews Writer for T3, Yasmine, started writing reviews in 2019 and is always knee-deep in the latest tech products. This speaker uses 15VDC input. House of Marley is an audio brand that emphasises the use of sustainable wood and textiles in its designs, helping to reduce some of that impact and giving its products a uniquely earthy aesthetic. The sound quality is good but my Bose mini sounds better with more bass. As far as controls go, the Get Together 2 keeps it relatively simple. The power button cycles between Bluetooth input, RCA input, and off. The sound quality is strong although perhaps a. She keeps a finger on the pulse when it comes to the most exciting and innovative tech and is happy to tell you exactly what she thinks about it too. No foam inserts. You will receive a verification email shortly. An RCA cable is included for connecting stereo gear, like a turntable, but youll likely need to pull the cable apart down its middle seam unless you place the two speakers side by sideits not a super-lengthy cable, and the left portion needs to connect to the left speaker and the right to the right speaker. Marley Get Together not turning on View ALL questions needing help related to Marley Get Together Take action, resolve your Bluetooth problems! Source: The sample for this review was provided by House of Marley. Can this be turned off? The first thing we notice is how much tape hiss there seems to be in the mix, which means the highs are quite dialed up and sculpted. Former electronics technician for the FBI, current Fire Prevention Officer. What??!! Check out our marley get together selection for the very best in unique or custom, handmade pieces from our shops. 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