Best Bluetooth speakers 2021: Top portable speakers to buy today

A neat little speaker that delivers exceptional sound for its size, offers solid battery life and is supremely portable. (image credit: Pocket-lint)
A bold look is backed up by ample performance with UE's third Megaboom. (image credit: Pocket-lint)
Add some style with this excellent-performing speaker, whether you're on the go or at home. (image credit: Pocket-lint)
Sonos' first portable smart speaker is the perfect way to add some versatility to your existing setup. (image credit: Pocket-lint)
This near-spherical speaker is an excellent addition to gardens or perfect for travelling with. (image credit: Pocket-lint)
Not every device we test can make the cut, but some are still worthy of a mention. Check out the following picks, which we regard as the best of the rest. (image credit: Bang & Olufsen)
Ultimate Ears delivers another excellent Boom speaker, with a refreshed design and solid new features. (image credit: Pocket-lint)

Although expensive compared to some rivals, the Acton II offers a big sound and ace bass performance. 

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A typically beautiful speaker from Bang that offers balanced sound wherever you place it. (image credit: Pocket-lint)
JBL's party speaker is waterproof, brings big sound and can be carried around with ease. (image credit: Pocket-lint)