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EcoxGear (www.EcoxGear.com) has announced the US$129.99 Ecoxbt waterproof Bluetooth speaker. It features "waterproof protection from rainstorms, ocean waves, pool parties or kayaking trips," according to the folks at EcoxGear.
It's fully submersible and floats. It's purportedly been tested at one meter of depth for 30 minutes, with no leaks. The rechargeable lithium battery allows up to 10 hours of continuous music.
The Ecoxbt boasts: full-range stereo speakers with a built-in waterproof mic for speakerphone function; a built-in auxiliary in jack for an optional wired connection; a rubberized exterior that's designed to protect it from drops and everyday abuse; and an integrated carabineer clip and top panel controls for power, pairing, volume and speakerphone answer. It's available in red, orange, and black.