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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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Samsung Sound OG900

The Samsung Sound OG900 can launch S-Voice from its volume controller, but it'll set you back about $275.

By Feb. 26, 2014

MSRP: $275.00

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Vizio S4221w-C4

The Vizio S4221w-C4 is an excellent budget sound bar, with great sound quality, an excellent remote, and built-in Bluetooth, but its design won't work in every setup.

By Dec. 11, 2013

4 stars Editor's rating Dec. 11, 2013
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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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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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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 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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SpeakerCraft CS3

The SpeakerCraft CS3 is a handsome, excellent-sounding sound bar that's well worth its lofty price.

By Dec. 14, 2012

4 stars Editor's rating Dec. 14, 2012
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Hands-on with Vizio's 5.1 sound bar, Best of CES nominee (pictures)

CNET takes a hands-on look at Vizio's newly announced 5.1 sound bar, with wireless rear speakers, an innovative remote, and slick front-panel display.

13 Images By Jan. 9, 2013