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This affordable shower speaker makes for a great stocking stuffer.

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Want to give the gift of happiness this holiday season? Science says one way to do so is by giving the gift of music, since it stimulates the brain’s reward centers, making us feel happier and more uplifted. Pretty cool, huh?

One way to give someone a musical present —if you aren’t the type to personally serenade your friends and family — is by way of cool music tech, such as headphones and speakers. For instance, this wireless speaker ($21.99; from VicTsing (pictured below) has received impressive reviews by users and is priced affordably.


 Why we like it: For one, it’s waterproof and wireless. That means you can take this Bluetooth-enabled speaker with you wherever you go — from the shower to the great outdoors. With a detachable suction cup, an aluminum hanging hook and a built-in mic , this tiny piece of tech can be activated using solely voice commands, so you can answer calls hands-free when it’s hooked up to your smartphone.

When you’re toting this speaker along on outdoor adventures, its dustproof, shockproof and waterproof silicone lining adds to the device’s durability. Additionally, the built-in rechargeable battery allows for six hours of music with the volume at up to 70% of its loudest setting.

Still not totally convinced? Don’t just take our word for it. On Amazon, this portable music player received rave reviews (an average 4.3- out of 5-star rating) from over 4,900 customers who left many positive reviews. Their comments on the device’s performance included compliments on its durability, sound quality and affordable cost. Several also mentioned how easy it was to transport just about anywhere. 

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VicTsing says this gadget’s 5W driver speaker, which supports A2DP Bluetooth, means music lovers can count on high-quality listening – at a fraction of the price of other speakers.

Its sleek and durable design makes listening to tunes on the go a total no-brainer.

Note: The prices above reflect the listed retailer’s price on the date this article was published.