The affordable UE Mini Boom sounds good, gets loud and keeps the frills to a minimum.
Matching good audio performance and an ultraportable design with a flash of style, Jawbone’s Mini Jambox makes a strong case for a place inside your bag.
The Soundfreaq Pocket Kick packs stereo sound and speakerphone function into an attractive – and very portable – package.
Razer’s Leviathan soundbar improves the gaming experience, and it’s big, bassy sound may please music and movie lovers, too.
Mass Fidelity announces a wireless subwoofer to its already powerful Core speaker to thunderous results.
Vizio's S4251w-B4 delivers true 5.1 sound in the convenient form of a soundbar for an affordable price.
The Sono Playbar soundbar fills your room with rich sound, whether from movies or music--if you're willing to pay a premium for the experience.
The Creative Sound Blaster Roar is a Bluetooth speaker that delivers big and bold audio for a reasonable price.
Mass Fidelity's Core Speaker could make your stereo obsolete, combining amazing multi-directional audio with a host of inputs.
With plenty of features, the rugged Boombot Rex is a good ultraportable Bluetooth speaker for on-the-go music lovers.
Boom's rugged, flexible and waterproof Swimmer Bluetooth speaker can go everywhere, but the sound quality doesn't impress.
Both the Bose SoundLink Mini and UE Boom are excellent portable Bluetooth speakers, but which one is best?
The Braven 570 Bluetooth speaker packs in a ton of features and delivers decent audio performance at an affordable price.
The Flip 2 is an affordable, portable Bluetooth speaker that gets plenty loud, but the fidelity won't wow you.
The Bose SoundLink Mini boasts excellent audio quality and booming bass for a speaker its size, but it’s lacking some features.
The Shoqbox 7200 is packed with more features than most Bluetooth speakers in this price range, but the sound just isn't good enough.
The JBL Pulse's LED lights are a treat for the eyes, but the sound on this Bluetooth speaker is just average.
Fugoo's portable Bluetooth speaker bests the competition in all the areas that matter: ruggedness, battery life and sound quality.
The Jabra Solemate makes it easy to answer calls, but average audio sinks it as a speaker for listening to music.
Few Bluetooth speakers can match the Gig Portable Music System's emphasis on bass, but other models handle vocals better.
The UE Boom's combination of ruggedness and sonic superiority over its competitors makes it worth the slight premium.
The weather-resistant Soundcast Melody portable Bluetooth speaker is pricey, but sounds impressive and is easy to use.
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