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Vizio S5451w-C2

Vizio announced a larger version of its 5.1 sound bar at CES 2014, promising better stereo separation and the deepest bass of any of the company's sound bars.

By Jan. 6, 2014

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Denon AVR-E200 - AV receiver - 5.1 channel

Denon announced its 2013 line of AV receiver, focusing on improving ease-of-use with new push-in speaker jacks and a guided setup assistant.

By Mar. 7, 2013

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Yamaha RX-V375 - AV receiver - 5.1 channel

Yamaha announced five new AV receiver for 2013, adding an MHL-compatible input as well as faster HDMI switching.

By Feb. 27, 2013

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A super deal in 5.1 speaker-subwoofer systems

The Energy RC-Micro 5.1 Surround Speaker System was highly rated with a $999 MSRP, but it's a steal for $399, delivered.

By Mar. 28, 2010

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Philips gives portable 5.1 audio with the Fidelio E5

Philips Fidelio "stereo" speakers transform into wireless 5.1 surround sound take the tops off these chic speakers for an instant wireless surround sound system.

By Jan. 9, 2014

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Energy Take Classic 5.1

The Energy Take Classic 5.1 is the best budget speaker system we've reviewed, earning our Editors' Choice Award with its outstanding sound quality and exquisite looks.

By Jul. 17, 2011

5 stars Editor's rating Jul. 17, 2011
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SoundWare XS 5.1

The Boston SoundWare XS 5.1 is an exceptionally compact system and sounds great for its size--although larger systems sound even better.

By Jun. 28, 2011

4 stars Editor's rating Jun. 28, 2011
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Vizio goes big with 54-inch 5.1 sound bar, adds HDMI connectivity

Vizio announced a larger version of its 5.1 sound bar at CES 2014, promising better stereo separation and the deepest bass of any of the company's sound bars.

By Jan. 6, 2014

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Get a Monoprice 8247 5.1-channel speaker system for $71.11

That price doesn't include shipping, but it's still one of the best surround-sound speaker deals ever.

By Jul. 15, 2013

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X-51A Waverider hits Mach 5.1 in final flight

The accomplishment marks the longest flight for the $300 million X-51A technology demonstration program and, according to the Air Force and Boeing, the longest scramjet-powered hypersonic flight ever.

By May. 3, 2013