Photive HYDRA Bluetooth Speaker

The Photive HYDRA is a speaker for the shower larger than the previously reviewed, it is ideal to place it beside the pool or on the edge of the bath. Its classification is IP66, while it is true that there are devices with higher IP ratings in the market, this is still a good speaker for those people who want a deep bass sound, in this sense, this is one of the best devices between the small speakers currently on sale.

In the offer you will find then you can see as the Photive Hydra supports to be submerged in water again and again.

The Photive Hydra has controls, so it is very easy to control, even though your phone is at some distance.

If you just do not understand IP rating system we recommend that you take them out to the specialized media, on the internet you can find very complete guides that they shred all the ins and outs of this classification system for water and dust resistance.

If what you need is an affordable but robust speaker, this device for the shower is one of the best alternatives on the market today.

Best price found: €250


  • IP66 resistant to water and dust
  • Bluetooth 4.0 (uses less energy than the 3.0)
  • 8 hours of battery life
  • Passive subwoofer and two 40 mm drivers
  • Lightweight and portable


  • It is available in three colours only
  • It may be too large for some environments
  • The blue light is annoying
  • Unless one user has had problems with USB port
  • Some users have had problems with the Bluetooth connectivity