Edifier R19U Compact 2.0 USB Speakers model: edifier-r19u-2017

Edifier R19U Compact 2.0 USB Speakers

I had a few things to say about this speaker

Watch the video below to hear why you should (or shouldn't) get it for yourself. I recorded this during the February 1st, 2019 live stream. The video below starts right when we started discussing the Edifier R19U Compact 2.0 USB Speakers.

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Quick Description

Guillaume's pick!

This speaker stood out to me on 3 occasions while compiling the weekly Tech Worth Buying Newsletter. It was most recently selected last weekend, selling for $30.

Other Considerations

Here are a few things about this speaker which could come as a surprise. For each point, you will find how to fix it (if it's an issue) and how much to budget for it. Not every point below will be a concern, but hopefully, we can keep your surprises to a minimum.

Assuming you are starting over fresh, you can expect to spend $200 on accessories, for a total cost of $230.

Available at 3 locations, from $30

Based on 160 days of observation, the Edifier R19U Compact 2.0 USB Speakers usually costs ~$40 in Canada. The lowest price on record for this speaker is $29.36. I would say that waiting for a rebate is unlikely to make much of a difference for this product.

Scroll down to find charts comparing the Edifier R19U Compact 2.0 USB Speakers to similar devices and to find where it can be bought from.



Here's how this device has been priced up to now:

Here are a few Canadian retailers who currently sell this product:

Product prices and availability are accurate as of the date/time indicated and are subject to change. Any price and availability information displayed on Amazon, Edifier or Best Buy at the time of purchase will apply to the purchase of this product.


Here's how the Edifier R19U Compact 2.0 USB Speakers ranks compared to similar devices. The more stars there are, the better (except for the price row).


Bang for the Buck4/5
Versatility for the Price4/5

The Meaty details

The Specs

Operating System: Any
Dimensions: 17.00 × 10.50 × 17.50 cm
Weight: 1.50 kg

The features

  • USB 2
  • USB Type-A
  • 3.5mm Stereo jack
  • Built-in Speakers

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