This $12 water-resistant Bluetooth speaker has excellent reviews

There's no shortage of inexpensive Bluetooth speakers on the market, so if you're hunting for one, you have a lot of options. One excellent deal available today is on the Altec Lansing Baby Boom Bluetooth Speaker (opens in new tab). Shopping through Best Buy gets you the speaker for $11.99 in your choice of black, blue, or gray and black. You're saving $18 off the list price thanks to this limited-time discount. Choose free in-store pickup or spend at least $35 to skip the shipping fees.

Notably, this speaker has received a rating of 4.5 out of 5 stars based on an average of 1,393 customer testimonials (opens in new tab), which is pretty darn excellent. The speaker features two one-inch drivers for accurate sound reproduction, plus a 30-foot Bluetooth range so you can control the music from across the room. You can also take it to the beach or to the slopes since it has IP67 water resistance. The body is ruggedized to better absorb shocks and features a carabiner clip so you can clip it onto your backpack.

The battery lasts for up to six hours at a time, and it's easy to recharge the speaker using the included cable. There's also a built-in speakerphone so you can take calls with no hands. The manufacturer includes a yearlong warranty with your purchase.

Planning on taking this speaker along on a trip? Check out some of the best travel accessories that you can also stash in your suitcase. Top off your new speaker's battery on-the-go with a discounted power bank. If you'd rather listen to your music alone, these discounted noise-canceling headphones might be more up your alley.

Louryn Strampe

Louryn was seven when her shopping obsession began. It started with eBay and quickly escalated to Black Friday. Now she's a shopaholic -- no day is complete without a pile of packages on her front porch. She justifies it by refusing to pay full price. She also loves Skyrim, makeup, and beer. Find her on Twitter @lourynstrampe