SKI - - CONTENTS - By Nola Peshkin

Take the party along for the ride with th­ese por­ta­ble wire­less speak­ers.

1 BEATS Pill+ Por­ta­ble Speaker

Power is the name of the game with the Beats Pill+, boast­ing a 12-hour bat­tery life plus a tweeter and woofer stereo sep­a­ra­tion sys­tem fea­tur­ing the same me­chan­ics found in pro­fes­sional record­ing stu­dios. If your phone bat­tery wan­ders into the red zone, the Pill+ can also be used as a por­ta­ble charg­ing source. Ad­just the vol­ume and change songs with the Beats Pill+ app.

$180 Weight: 745g

2 BOSE SoundLink Mi­cro Blue­tooth Speaker

Ad­ven­ture com­pat­i­bil­ity is a defin­ing fea­ture of the Mi­cro, built with a soft sil­i­cone ex­te­rior for dura­bil­ity, a handy strap for clip­ping it on, and the wa­ter re­sis­tance needed to sur­vive life near a hot tub. With six hours of sound and en­gi­neered to be the most pow­er­ful with as few dis­tract­ing vi­bra­tions as pos­si­ble, the Mi­cro just might be your new ad­ven­ture buddy.

$110 Weight: 291g

3 JBL Flip 4

The Flip 4 comes with two ex­ter­nal bass ra­di­a­tors at ei­ther end, so you can hear, feel, see, and fully ex­pe­ri­ence the power in this lit­tle pack­age. This wa­ter­proof speaker can also be wire­lessly linked to more than 100 other JBL Con­nect+-en­abled speak­ers, so you can end­lessly am­plify your lis­ten­ing ex­pe­ri­ence. The bat­tery lasts up to 12 hours; go ahead, party all night.

$100 Weight: 515g

4 UL­TI­MATE EARS Won­der­boom

The Won­der­boom may be cute, but it also packs a punch. With a 10-hour bat­tery life and 360-de­gree sound, the Won­der­boom, about the size of a large or­ange, de­liv­ers great bass and over­all vol­ume. There is also a loop at the top for easy hang­ing. Don’t worry about dam­age while it’s on the out­side of your bag; this lit­tle guy is wa­ter­proof and drop-proof up to five feet.

$100 Weight: 425g

5 OUT­DOOR TECH Big Tur­tle Shell 3.0

In ad­di­tion to hav­ing an awe­some name and shape, the wa­ter-re­sis­tant Big Tur­tle Shell plays your tunes nice and loud, and boasts a 16-hour bat­tery life. You can thank its funky shape for such good sound, giv­ing it clear, clean au­dio with a wire­less range of 32 feet. Bonus: The BTS has voice prompts, so you don’t need to get up to ad­just the vol­ume, bass, or to skip a track.

$200 Weight: 1000g

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