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The Braven 855s is a bit overpriced, but it's built like a brick, delivers decent sound and has strong battery life.
If you're looking for a beefier portable wireless speaker to take outdoors, the $300 Braven 855s can pound out the tunes and has good battery life.
Braven lets its Bluetooth speakers also act as a backup battery charger for other devices, setting its range apart from the competition.
Available in your choice of colors, this refurb might make for an excellent gift. But it may sell out quick!
With the BRV-1's price dropping to close to $100, it's now a decent value.
Ideal for tablets and smartphones alike, this tube-shaped speaker has one feature most others lack.
Holiday shoppers can save some bucks on a Surface Pro 3, various ultrabooks, Xbox One consoles and assorted accessories.
If you're looking for a compact rugged, water-resistant Bluetooth speaker, the Braven BRV-1 is worth considering now that its street price has dropped to closer to $100.
At $129.95, the SoundLink Color is Bose's least expensive portable Bluetooth speaker to date and the $249.95 SoundLink On-Ear is the first on-ear Bluetooth headphone from Bose.
With comparably good sound for its size and the addition of speakerphone features, the Sony SRS-X3 mini Bluetooth speaker measures up well against the pricier Bose SoundLink Mini.