CNET's favorite speakers, including sound bars, wireless speakers, and full surround sound systems.
The excellent-sounding, elegant-looking Definitive Technology W Studio helps bring luxury to high-end sound bar buyers.
The Klipsch R-10B sound bar offers excellent performance in both movies and music but isn't the first choice if you're looking for value for money.
Samsung's HW-H7500 is the "first sound bar built with a curved form factor" and is designed to complement the company's range of 55- and 65-inch curved TVs.
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Ooh la la! This French sound bar wows the Audiophiliac!
Vizio's jumbo 54-inch 5.1 sound bar gets you closer to the cinema experience than any of its competitors, if you can live with the size.
The Audiophiliac picks a fine selection of awesome speakers and one killer subwoofer.
The Philips HTL5120's distinctive design, low price and immersive sound make it a tempting budget sound bar pick, although its sound quality isn't a good match for purists
The JBL Cinema SB400 is a fine sounding soundbar with convenient home theatre-style functionality and Bluetooth, marred by some unfortunate operational issues.
Typical price: $999.00
The Klipsch Icon SB 1 delivers very good sound quality and extended bass in a convenient package, but lacks some of the connectivity expected at this price level.
Typical price: $1,099.00
The Pioneer SBX-N700 provides solid sound quality, extraordinary network capabilities and Bluetooth support, all at a very attractive price.
Typical price: $599.00