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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.
Though it remains somewhat pricey, the Bose SoundLink Bluetooth Speaker III is a superlative portable wireless loudspeaker, improving on its already impressive predecessor.
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.
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.
Although its battery life remains a weak point and its price has gone up a bit, the Flip 2 is an improvement over the original Flip and one of the best mini portable Bluetooth speakers available.
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.
Bose's least expensive portable Bluetooth speaker sports a playful design and sounds good for what it is.