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Levitating Star Wars Death Star speaker

For the true Star Wars fan: The Levitating Star Wars Death Star speaker is strong with The Force. It hovers over a magnetic base while playing music. Designed to look like the iconic Death Star, it provides up to 5 hours of playback on Bluetooth and can be used as a portable speaker without the base. $179.99

Available at Plox.

Image: Plox

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