For those who like to ride with music; there are two types of riders. Those who want to have their music in their ears and those who like to be the life of the party and share their music with everyone around them. For the later, this article is for you. In the middle of an awesome summer, we all want to jam out. Check out these awesome water resistant blue tooth speaker systems that you'll be able to enjoy on and off the mountain, no matter what season it is.
Fugoo Style XL
With the Fugoo Style XL bluetooth portable speaker, gone are the days of worrying about dropping your speaker on hard surface, accidentally soaking it in water, or getting it dirty in a mud party! This baby was built not only to withstand elements, but also to provide you with the best sound quality with its 8 acoustic drivers and speakers that cover every direction. Phone running out of battery? No problem too. The USB charge port will allow you to power up your devices and last through the night!
The Boombotix REX may be smaller in size compared to its counterparts, but it sure is as ferocious as its name! With its dual 36mm drivers, the REX has a full fidelity stereo which will guarantee high quality audio to your ears and a bass woofer that helps retain power while maximizing low end frequency. In terms of durability, the speaker is water resistant and has a high impact ABS casing that can withstand pretty hard knocks. It also comes with a rechargeable battery and clip that you can use to maximize portability everywhere you go!
Sol Republic’s Deck wireless speaker offers a clear, crisp sound for all the music soldiers out there. Great for parties, this speaker has an uber cool HEIST mode which allows up to five people to pair at one time, each having the opportunity to control the music so you don’t have to bear listening to that awful song your friend chose. The Deck is powered by 360° full sound, with a wireless range that comes up to a whopping 300 feet away, so you can be sure that you won’t miss the party!
Rock out with EcoXGear’s ECOROX portable waterproof speaker! With integrated full range 6 watt stereo speakers, you can listen to anything in high quality audio. Furthermore, a built-in microphone allows you to use it as a speakerphone when you pair the speaker with your smartphone, so you no longer have to miss a call! The ECOROX is mountable via its ¼ 20” Camera mount screw post, and is compatible with phones, tablets or laptops with Apple, Android, Windows and even BlackBerry.
Outdoor Tech Buckshot Pro
If you’re an outdoors person looking for the best portable speaker, look no further. The Outdoor Tech Buckshot Pro is not only a wireless speaker, but also a flashlight and powerbank. With a rugged, cool design, the Buckshot Pro comes with a passive bass port for greater sound, USB port, rechargeable battery, complimentary bicycle handlebar mount accessory and a built-in microphone, so you can use it as a speakerphone too while cycling. It is also water and shock resistant, with flash, torch and lamp light settings for you to counter almost anything on a rainy day.
The Braven BRV-X is one of the most versatile portable speakers out there. There are indoor and outdoor playback modes to suit the environment you are in, with 12 hours playtime that will allow you to play music to your heart’s desire. TrueWireless Technology enables it to be paired wirelessly with a second speaker, providing you with an even better surrounded listening experience. Furthermore, the speaker is very much sturdy and weatherproof, so you can feel safe bringing it from the heights of a hill top to the depths of a 1-meter pool. With microUSB to USB ports, the BRV-X can also be used as a powerbank!
Divoom Voombox Outdoor
Divoom’s Voombox Outdoor is a sturdy, portable speaker that comes in four colours. Its water resistant case prevent environmental components such as dust and splashing water from getting into the speaker. Furthermore, it has five drivers that produces a rich and balanced sound when combined, giving you the best outdoor listening experience. The Voombox Outdoor uses NFC technology that allows pairing with any NFC enabled device, and also connects via the latest Bluetooth 4.0. Fret not about battery life too - 12 hours of non-stop music is pretty impressive!
Ultimate Ears Boom
The ultimate choice for portable speakers - the Ultimate Ears Boom. Despite its size, dual performance drivers and passive radiators bring the low frequencies deep and give you the best sound 360°, loud and clear. As seen in its funky designs and water resistant body, the Boom was designed to explore the world you live in. With a 50-feet wireless range, you can control your music from a distance - in fact, you can also pair the speaker with another device at the same time! Worried the fun won’t last? A 15-hour battery life keeps it going; all you need to do is recharge the battery and you’re good to go for another day!
Scosche boomBOTTLE H2O
Engineered for the outdoors, the boomBOTTLE H2O by Scosche has a unique bottle frame that fits into most cup holders and actual water bottle cages, made with non-slip material that is not only waterproof, but floats. Its powerful 50-mm up-firing speaker is protected by a shock-absorbing speaker cap and grill, ensuring proper sound distribution. You can easily control your music using integrated controls, and if your 11-hour battery capacity starts running low, all you need to do is recharge with a microUSB cable using the port - which is by the way, carefully covered with a flap for protection!
Tired of barely hearing anything from your speaker when you’re outdoors? Or of it malfunctioning after you accidentally dropped it into a pool? Say bye to those days and hi to Monster’s SuperStar BackFloat - a cool, sleek portable speaker that is shockproof, waterproof and floats. When two full front-range drivers and bass radiators are combined with 36-year-old Pure Monster Sound® technology, the speaker is able to pump up voluminous sound without distorting the audio. With a built-in microphone, you can also take handsfree calls with any Bluetooth phone!