If you think you have the best shower system at home, think again. Technology has just caught up with the needs of the new age individual. It is not just about double shower head systems anymore. The rain fall shower head system can even be considered passé with the latest technological advancement in taking showers. Let’s talk about the shower head speaker.
Yes, shower heads with speaker systems! How cool is that? You can listen to your playlist while taking a shower. If back in the days you used to leave your bathroom door a bit open so that you can listen to your music playing, now you can take your music with you in the shower. Only a few manufacturers have dared to venture this demand. Here are some which are notable quality Bluetooth shower head speakers. If you want to experience music while in the shower, you can pick from these top choices for shower heads that play music or click here to skip to the Top 3 Bluetooth Shower Head Reviews.
Question is, is this really a good upgrade for the bathroom? Here are some salient points to consider if you want to upgrade your ordinary shower into a state of the art futuristic shower head with speaker. Pushing technology even further, you can now answer phone calls while taking a shower by talking to your shower head! An innovation really worth looking at!
What is a Bluetooth Shower Head Speaker?
A shower head speaker is a shower system that lets you play music while taking a shower. There is a built in speaker in the middle of the shower head that lets you listen to music. How do you play music with it? The shower head has a speaker with Bluetooth connectivity which allows you to play music stored in your phones or mp4 devices.
The bluetooth shower speaker attached to the shower head is rechargeable. It recharges over USB and usually has around 7 hours of playtime so you won’t need to charge it that often. You will have to pair it with a device, usually a phone, and sync music. If you are into listening music while taking a shower or even while sitting on the john, this is definitely a must have. As a speaker attached to your shower system, it is waterproof.
Advantages of Having a Shower Head with Speaker
- Listen to Music while you shower – Of course! This is the primary reason why you should buy it. You do not have to put your phone near you while taking a shower when listening to music. You will not have that fear that your phone might get wet and be damaged because of the mist.
- Music right in front of you – Yes you can buy a waterproof speaker and keep it in your shower but this innovation puts music right in front of you. Believe it or not, the mids and lows in these small speaker systems actually sound great.
- Portable speaker – you can use the speaker even outside the shower. You can also use the shower head without the speaker.
- Lets you multitask – you can listen to news, podcasts and even answer phone calls while taking a shower. You save time doing all these things while taking a shower.
- Party more or relax more! – You can party hard while taking a shower by turning up the volume of your dance playlist or you can sync your speaker to nature sounds and relaxing music to calm your nerves. You can set the mood of your shower habits by changing your tunes to suit your needs.
The Kohler Moxie Showerhead is one of the favorites and a top seller in the Bluetooth shower head market. It has a lithium ion battery included that has an average battery life of 7 hours. The shower head is polished chrome and has that modern metal look. The 2.5 gpm water flow rate is just about right for a comfortable bath. You can attach the speaker to the shower head without any hassle because it is magnetic.
The shower system has lifetime warranty while the speaker has 1 year limited warranty. Both the shower head and the speaker function great. The nozzles on the shower head deliver full spray coverage. It is easy to install. You do not need the help of a plumber to have the shower head installed. The Kohler Moxie speaker shower head easily connects to compatible devices. You cannot answer phone calls with this device though.
Head on over to our full review of the Kohler Moxie Showerhead for more details.
The H2OVibe Rain Showerhead Jet with Bluetooth Speaker is one of the more affordable and reliable speaker shower heads in the market. The shower head speaker is about 9 inches in diameter which lets you shower with more water. The spray power is 3x more powerful than any ordinary showerhead, making it a great shower head for low water pressure.
The speaker is not attached by a magnet but by latching it in the middle. You will hear a click to know you have properly attached the speaker. The speaker is best experienced with volumes at 75-80%. Putting the speakers on maximum volume muffles the quality of sound. You cannot answer phone calls though. The speaker is water proof. Connectivity of your phone to the speaker can reach up to 33 feet. Definitely a good buy.
The Facilla Modern Bluetooth Shower Head is another innovation when it comes to listening to music while you shower. Why? You don’t just have the capability of listening to music but now have the power of answering phone calls by talking to the shower head. The speaker can be easily connected to Bluetooth enabled devices. When answering a phone call, you can just press a button on the speaker that allows you to accept the call.
Since you will be answering a call while in the shower, it also has that dual microphone noise reduction feature that lets the person who called you hear you better instead of just hearing the shower. It looks great in the shower. Its durability has still to be tested. Although the price is fair and its a modern design, the quality is no match for Kohler. Don’t expect it to stand up to your quality shower heads, but for a bit of fun it may be worth it.
Bluetooth Shower head speakers, like the LED shower heads, are definitely the next big thing in shower head innovations.