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Yamaha YSP-1400

Yamaha's YSP-1400 brings the company's Digital Sound Projector technology to a budget price point, but a couple of caveats keep it from being a standout sound bar.

By Feb. 20, 2014

3.5 stars Editor's rating Feb. 20, 2014
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Vizio S4251w-B4

Vizio's S4251w-B4 sports rear speakers for unparalleled home theater sonics from a sound bar, although it has some quirks.

By May. 14, 2013

4 stars Editor's rating May. 14, 2013
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Virtual surround sound on a budget, but with a catch

Yamaha's YSP-1400 brings the company's Digital Sound Projector technology to a budget price point, but a couple caveats keep it from being a standout sound bar.

By Feb. 21, 2014

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Dolby to put Atmos surround sound on tablets, smartphones

The immersive audio that makes movie-goers feel like they're inside the film, rather than just watching it, will be available for Dolby partners to incorporate on mobile by the end of the year.

By Mar. 21, 2014

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Is surround sound for music and home theater on its way out?

Music surround formats never really caught on, and now the appeal of listening to five or more speakers for movies is fading fast.

By Feb. 9, 2014

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HTC Surround (AT&T)

The HTC Surround features the high-quality design that we've come to expect from HTC, but the only thing its built-in speakers really add to the phone is weight. Unless you're set on the speakers, the Samsung Focus is a sleeker Windows Phone 7 device for AT&T with slightly better performance and options.

By Oct. 20, 2010

3.5 stars Editor's rating Oct. 20, 2010
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PS4 sales hit 2.1 million, Sony boasts

The new console has hit 2.1 million sales worldwide, according to Sony.

By Dec. 3, 2013

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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 Jan. 12, 2012

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Panasonic SC-NP10

Panasonic's newly announced SC-NP10 Bluetooth speaker is designed to prop up and amplify tablets.

By Jan. 7, 2013

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Edifier Prisma

Edifier's new Prisma E3350BT 2.1 Bluetooth Audio System has a RMS power output of 48 watts to go along with a slick design.

By Aug. 21, 2012