Yamaha MusicCast 50

Released April 2018

Advanced ($200-$600)
Yamaha MusicCast 50

Summary


Pros

  • Suited for most use cases from party to relaxing or watching movies
  • Tonal balance

Cons

  • Front firing speaker
  • Lack of bass precision & distortion at loud volumes

Scores


136
speaker
Overall Speaker Score i
136
48
Baidu Xiaodu Smart Speaker Ultimate Edition
Relaxing i
130
64
Baidu Xiaodu Smart Speaker Ultimate Edition
Party i
135
42
Baidu Xiaodu Smart Speaker Ultimate Edition
Movies i
115
23
Baidu Xiaodu Smart Speaker Ultimate Edition
BEST 135
Gathering i
110
80
Baidu Xiaodu Smart Speaker Ultimate Edition
BEST 140
Top score
LG XBoom RP4
Outdoor i
105
62
Baidu Xiaodu Smart Speaker Ultimate Edition
BEST 141
Top score
Teufel Boomster
Bedtime i
116
41
Baidu Xiaodu Smart Speaker Ultimate Edition
BEST 128
Top score
Google Home Max

Specifications


20 x 40 x 12.3cm
4.5kg

Dimensions & weight

Mains powered

Power

No water protection
No IP rating

Protection

Bluetooth

Connectivity

Wi-Fi
AirPlay, Google Cast

Connectivity

No Voice assistant

Voice assistant