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whether you’re living out your school year at home, in a dorm, or in your first apartment, having access to your favorite music and videos can offer relief from the challenges and pressures of academia. Sometimes kicking back with your iDevice or computer to enjoy your tunes, play a game, or stream a Netflix original TV series is just what you need after a long day. When it comes to getting the most out of your iDevices, having quality audio gear is key. Lucky for you, we’ve rounded up some of the best equipment in five categories to help you find the perfect gear to suit your needs. All of the products featured here include built-in microphones for your convenience, and they all offer excellent quality for the price, making them a great choice for cash-strapped students. UE Boom Bluetooth Speaker ($199.99) This Bluetooth speaker delivers remarkably clear sound for its small size. Its cylindrical design emits 360-degree audio whether in a small dorm room or outside at a pregame picnic. Best of all, the UE Boom boasts a battery life of up to 15 hours.