Visit our Business Solutions website >>

Eton Rukus Solar

alaTest has collected and analyzed 258 reviews of Eton Rukus Solar. The average rating for this product is 4.4/5, compared to an average rating of 4.3/5 for other Speakers for all reviews. Views about the reliability and design are overall positive. The price and size are also appreciated.

usability, size, price, design, reliability

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Speakers the Eton Rukus Solar is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 86/100 = Very good quality.

Review analysis

(Based on 258 reviews)

Expert Reviews  

User Reviews  

Showing 255 review(s)

Expert Reviews User Reviews

Disclaimer:

Below is a list of reviews for this or similar products. If you think this grouping is wrong please click here to flag.
Read more on our FAQ’s page.
Showing 1 - 255 of 255 Show Reviews: in English | in other languages (2)

Consumer review by: (amazon.com)

Amazon.com review summary for Eton Rukus Solar

 

alaTest has collected and analyzed 234 user reviews of Eton Rukus Solar from Amazon.com. The average user rating for this product is 4.4/5, compared to an average user rating of 4.2/5 for other Speakers on Amazon.com. Reviewers are impressed by the reliability and design. The price and size are also appreciated.

usability, size, price, design, reliability

94% of the reviews on Amazon.com give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the products: Eton Rugged Rukus All-Terrain Portable Solar Wireless Sound System (Black)Eton Rugged Rukus All-Terrain Portable Solar Wireless Sound System (Black)

Nov, 2017

Consumer review by: (amazon.ca)

Amazon.ca review summary for Eton Rukus Solar

 

alaTest has collected and analyzed 18 user reviews of Eton Rukus Solar from Amazon.ca. The average user rating for this product is 4.5/5, compared to an average user rating of 4.3/5 for other Speakers on Amazon.ca. People are impressed by the design and price. The size and usability are also appreciated.

usability, size, price, design

94% of the reviews on Amazon.ca give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the products: Eton Rukus XL - The portable, solar powered, music blasting wireless sound system with smartphone charging (NRKS300S)Eton Rukus XL - The portable, solar powered, music blasting wireless sound system with smartphone charging (NRKS300S)

Nov, 2017

Expert review by: Eugene Kim (pcmag.com)

Eton Rukus Solar

 

The Eton Rukus Solar is a Bluetooth speaker crossed with a solar charger that delivers good, if quiet, audio quality and consistent power for your mobile devices, but the frequent signal drops are a nuisance.

Charges in the sun. Can charge other devices. Clear audio without distortion.

Frequent signal drops. Too quiet for outdoor use. Bulky.

Performance, Solar Power, and Conclusions Given the rather large size and solar panel, I fully expected the Rukus Solar to be suitable for listening outdoors. Unfortunately, I found the maximum volume to be too low for anything but light background...

Jul, 2012

Expert review by: Nick Guy (ilounge.com)

Eton Rukus XL Bluetooth Wireless Speaker

 

We're not usually excited by solar charging accessories specifically because of their sun-soaking capabilities, but Eton's new speaker system Rukus XL ($200) is interesting -- a modest re-engineering of the previously-released Soulra XL, now with a...

Jun, 2013

Expert review by: Jonathan Margolis (howtospendit.ft.com)

Etón Rukus Solar

 

Fun in the sun with a boombox that pulls its power from Mother Nature

Aug, 2012

Product Specifications

Design

Color of product:Black / Green / White

Energy Management

Battery Type:AA
Number of batteries supported:6

Loudspeakers

Amplifier:Built-In
Audio output channels:2.0
Number of drivers:2
Number of Speakers:2
Recommended usage:Universal
Speaker placement:Portable

Other Features

Bluetooth: Yes
Bluetooth profiles:A2DP, AVRCP
External power adapter: Yes
Number of products included:1

Performance

Equalizer: No
On/Off switch: Yes
Volume Control:Digital

Ports & interfaces

AC (power) in: Yes
AUX in: Yes
Connectivity Technology:Wired/Wireless
Wireless technologies:Wired/Wireless
Wireless Technology:Bluetooth

Power

Battery Type:AA
Number of batteries supported:6

Weight & Dimensions

Depth:2.44
Height:8.11
Weight:3.97
Width:12