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Beats Electronics Pill XL

86
Engadget
Score
An all-around great product that's among the best in its category. You'll almost certainly be happy.
86

An all-around great product that's among the best in its category. You'll almost certainly be happy.

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Engadget Review

Beats Pill XL bests Jawbone's Big Jambox thanks to its clear, well-rounded sound quality.

Pros
  • Stellar sound quality
  • Great battery life
  • Quick and easy setup
  • Simple controls
Cons
  • Relatively uninspired design
  • Difficult multi-unit pairing
  • Heavy
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Scores

Engadget

86
 

User Reviews

90
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82
Average Critic Score

Audio quality

80
 

Design and form factor

76
 

Portability

80
 

How It Stacks Up

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25
 

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Critic

70
 

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84

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Critic

84
 

User

84
 

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Critic

80
 

User

97
 
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How It Stacks Up

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25
 

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70
 

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84

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Critic

84
 

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84
 

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Critic

80
 

User

97
 
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