The Altec Lansing Orbit iPod Speaker is a great cheap speaker for your iPod that doesn’t compromise on sound quality. Altec Lansing produce a wide range of more expensive units that have a great sound quality but this budget option doesn’t disappoint.
It comes as one circular unit with fairly simple setup. The wires are all contained within the device and volume is controlled by the unit that it is plugged into. It is perfect for travelling with as it is uncluttered and light.
The unit is powered by three AAA batteries which produce a fantastic 24 hours of use. The unit can be positioned to direct the sound. Speaking of the sound, the quality is very good for the price.
This is the best option if you are looking for a good sounding, portable cheap speaker for your travels.