5 UNIDEN BTS200
Uniden, $129.95; uniden.com.au; ★★★★★ The bass delivered from this portable speaker is amazing, and the gadget comes with plenty of extras, too. The BTS200’s removable battery, for example, can be used to charge your smartphone. Its LED display shows how much charge it has left, and the speaker can act as a music player when connected to an MP3 player or smartphone, or as a speakerphone for conference calls, complete with mute and call-waiting features. The speaker produces 4w of sound power from two channels and will play for five hours from a fully charged battery. It’s compatible with Android or Apple phones and tablets.