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Beats Pill XL Review: The Doctor Delivers a Bigger Dosage of Sound

If you thought the Beats Pill was good, but perhaps not big enough on sound, here comes the Beats Pill XL. The Beats Pill XL delivers an extra dosage of power in a significantly larger body, but still maintains its original pill inspired shape, while making it a must have at any party. But if you already have the smaller Beats Pill, why would you want to spend the extra dough on the Beats XL? Well, because it is an entirely different audio experience. While the Beats Pill is appropriate for...

Beats Pill by Dr. Dre Review: a flashy gimmick, no heart-pounding bass

© AndroidPIT DesignIn my personal opinion, the Beats Pill looks pretty rad: I like its bright orange color, and pill-like shape. I think I would buy one if only for its design, since the audio, as it will be mentioned further down, is lacking in bass and a whole-bodied sound. The color is something a teenager might like and isn't very sophisticated, or better yet said grown-up. It even comes with a nice sticker :)The portable case for Beats Pill is a nice and pristine white, which will...

Beats Pill speaker and Executive headphones are compelling gift choices (review)

More and more of us are using our smartphones and tablets to stream, download, purchase, and play music, and we are seeing the portable speaker market get very competitive. As a regular traveler I also appreciate a good set of active noise-canceling headphones.I have spent the last couple weeks testing out two new products from Beats: the Beats Pill portable Bluetooth speakers and Beats Executive headphones. In my comparison testing, I found that both are actually serious competitors for the...

The Pill is Beats' new prescription for portable music

Beats By Dr. Dre, the company best known for headphones, is adding to its portable music options.Beats By Dr. Dre, the company best known for headphones, is adding to its portable music options. The Pill portable speaker connects to your portable device and computer via Bluetooth and auxiliary cable. (Photo: Beats By Dr. Dre)Story HighlightsThe Pill is a portable, Bluetooth-friendly speaker for work and playNew Executive headphones have look to suit the business traveler50 Cent expands his...