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Vizio unveils 2015 audio systems, with prices starting as low as $80

​Vizio has announced its 2015 line of audio devices, including sound bases and sound bars with an improved industrial design, and the least expensive one probably costs less than your headphones.

By April 14, 2015

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Best speakers of 2015

Great speakers come in all shapes and sizes. We've rounded up our favorite picks from sound bars, wireless speakers, and even full surround sound systems in this master list of speaker types, so your audio system get get as big or small as you want.


Sound bar buying guide: What you need to know

Sound bars are the cheapest and easiest way to get better sound in your living room. Here's what's important, what's not, and why you should still consider a simple stereo system.

By July 3, 2013


Paradigm Millenia CT: Better than a sound bar?

It's a 2.1-channel, satellite/subwoofer system, and it's a significant performance upgrade from even the best sound bar.

By December 16, 2012


Best games and gaming accessory gifts

From the new Wii U console to a souped up chair to park yourself in, here's our round-up of the best gaming gifts.

By November 29, 2012


Poll: Who needs home theater surround speakers?

It's a given that most home theater buyers own 5.1 or 7.1 channel receivers, but do they actually hook up five, six, or seven speakers, and a subwoofer?

By June 5, 2011


Ikea concocts TV-cum-TV-bench, calls it Uppleva

The 'all in one' TV also includes a surround sound system and a DVD and Blu-ray player.

By April 18, 2012


Is Ikea's Uppleva all-in-one HDTV entertainment system a game changer?

Ikea is getting set to sell electronics with a new line of customizable furniture that integrates an HDTV and home-theater setup.

By April 17, 2012


Best gamer chairs of the Gadget Show Live in video

Take a look at our video round-up of the best gamer chairs from the Gadget Show Live 2012 in sunny Birmingham.

By April 13, 2012


Poll: Sound bar speakers vs. home theater in a box systems, what's better?

It wasn't that long ago that HTIBs were the best way to buy a home theater audio system on the cheap, but sound bars are now a more popular option.

By April 1, 2012


Boston Acoustics' ultrasmall SoundWare XS speakers star in minimalist 2.1 system

Boston Acoustics' minimalist 2.1 system will feature the incredibly small SoundWare XS speakers and integrated amplification.

By January 12, 2012