Here's a look at some of our favorite portable speakers and headphones this holiday season.
GearXS via eBay offers the Maxell Swarovski Crystal Earbuds for $4.99 with free shipping. That's the lowest total price we could find by $2. They feature a frequency of 20Hz to 22kHz, 6-foot cord and two extra sets of tips.
As one of its daily deals, Shnoop offers the Duracell AAA Rechargeble 750mAh NiMH Batteries 12-Pack, model no. HR03, for $19.99. Coupon code "sddurbat5off" cuts the price to $14.99. With free shipping, that's tied with our expired mention from four days ago and the lowest total price we could find for this quantity elsewhere by $17. One charge lasts up to a purported 35 hours and stays charged for up to six months when not in use. Deal ends March 3.
Premium quality, on-ear headphones at an affordable price. Great sound, comfort and a built-in mic.
Compact and powerful stereo amp w/ a LA4636 Sanyo chip for great performance.
Rated "Spectacular" by CNET, the Take Classic is the 5.1 home theater system to have. Features a 200 watt sub.
GearXS offers the Kodak AAA Xtralife Alkaline Battery 48-Pack for $14.99 with free shipping. That's the lowest total price we could find for this quantity by $8.
Fry's Electronics offers the Energy Speaker Systems RC-LCR Center Speaker in Black Ash for $219.99 with free shipping. That's tied with our January mention, $210 off list, and the lowest total price we could find. It functions as a center speaker or as a left or right front speaker. It features a frequency response of 48Hz to 23KHz, 1" tweeter, dual 2" diagonally-placed aluminum midrange speakers, and two 5.5" Kevlar-ribbed elliptical woofers. Deal ends March 7.
AT&T Wireless offers the Braven Portable Bluetooth Water-Resistant Speaker in Black/Blue, model no. BRV-1, for $74 with free shipping. That's the lowest total price we could find by $16, although we saw it for $2 less last fall. It features a 70mm passive subwoofer, 1,400mAh battery, shock and water resistance, wireless range of 33 feet, and phone charging via a USB port.
Focus Camera via Rakuten Shopping offers the Onkyo 665-watt 7.2-Channel Network Home Theater Receiver, model no. TX-NR626, for $289.99. Coupon code "FOCUS20" cuts it to $269.99 and grabs $13.50 in Rakuten Cash. With free shipping, and assuming you'll use the credit, that's $43 below our December mention and the lowest total price we've seen. (It's also a current low by $43.) It features 4K and 3D video pass through, 802.11n wireless, Bluetooth, USB, and HDMI.
Best Buy offers the Bose Acoustimass 10 Series IV Home Entertainment Speaker System in Black, model no. 40343, for $599.99
with free shipping. That's the lowest total price we could find by $99. This system includes an Acoustimass module with two 5.25" high-excursion woofers and four cube speaker arrays, each equipped with two 2.5" drivers in a twistable configuration.
Update: It's now available for in-store pickup only.