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The Polk T50 is a remarkably decent-sounding tower speaker for not a lot of money, but it faces stiff competition.
We've selected standout products that represent some of the best values in the home audio arena.
Google has announced its first Chromecast Audio wireless dongle, which will offer multiroom music and compatibility with Spotify for $35.
While it isn't a bargain at $350, the Riva Audio Turbo X is one of the loudest and best sounding compact Bluetooth speakers available.
The Paradigm Monitor 7 v7 is a slimmer floorstanding speaker that provides an especially wide soundstage and audio characteristics best suited for home theater.
While it's a bit pricey, the VinylPlay by Flexson is a well-built turntable that fits the needs of the modern audiophile.
The Devialet Phantom is a high-end wireless speaker with a distinctive, pressurized design.
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The Klipsch Reference Premiere speakers and subwoofer deliver maximum home theater dynamics and power with ease, and sound great with music, too.
The Cambridge Audio TV5 sound base produces detailed, natural sound, but comes up short on features and lacks the bass impact of competitors.
The Aukey Portable Bluetooth Receiver comes with more features than many similar products and a clever means of remotely controlling playback from your phone, but it will involve running wires to a power outlet and an auxiliary input in a car.
The Audio-Technica ATH-MSR7 is a great-sounding headphone with the one caveat that its sonic detail is so impressive that it brings out both the best and worst in any given source material.