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5.1

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SVS Prime Satellite 5.1 System

The sleek, compact SVS Prime Satellite 5.1 System sounds tremendous with movies, thanks in large part to its potent subwoofer, but lacks warmth with music.

By February 4, 2015

3.5 stars Editors' rating February 4, 2015
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Best speakers of 2015

CNET's favorite speakers, including sound bars, wireless speakers, and full surround sound systems.

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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 March 7, 2013

Review

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 July 17, 2011

5 stars Editors' rating July 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 June 28, 2011

4 stars Editors' rating June 28, 2011
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Sling TV: Everything you need to know

Sling TV is a new $20-per-month live TV package with 16 channels, including ESPN, AMC, TNT, CNN, History, HDTV and the Disney Channel. How does it work, how can you get it -- and will it let you quit cable?

By January 20, 2015

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iPhone 6 vs Samsung Galaxy S6: Here's the difference

These two top flagship smartphones both pack high-end designs and features to boot. Here's how they stack up against each other.

By March 28, 2015

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Samsung Galaxy S6, S6 Edge or S5 -- which do I choose?

Samsung has a dizzying array of flagship smartphones. CNET's Marguerite Reardon helps you break down your options.

By March 28, 2015

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Samsung, in a race to build your next smartphone chip, may just win

The Korean electronics maker, best known for TVs and mobile devices, also makes the processors powering those devices. Here's why it's now angling to be first with new chip technology.

By April 17, 2015

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Galaxy S6 versus Galaxy S6 Edge: The final word on which new Samsung smartphone you should buy

One is the base model, and one is the icing on the cake. We'll help break down the pros, cons, and how much extra you pay to upsell from the S6 to the S6 Edge.

By April 2, 2015

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Samsung Galaxy S6 proves tough to take apart -- iFixit

iFixit's teardown of the new S6 shows it's not the type of phone that's easy to open or repair.

By April 15, 2015