Sound bars take up less space and have fewer wires, but don't sound as good as home-theater-in-a-box systems, says the Audiophiliac.
CNET's favorite speakers, including sound bars, wireless speakers, and full surround sound systems.
Creative Technology's Sound Blaster X7 is designed to be a powerful amplifier in a compact box. The device is slated to cost $400.
On a normal day, the Dolby Theatre in Hollywood is a movie theater, with the surrounding shopping complex overrun by tourists. It's hard to believe this is the home of the Oscars -- which makes the transformation even more impressive.
Vizio's jumbo 54-inch 5.1 sound bar gets you closer to the cinema experience than any of its competitors, if you can live with the size.
Pioneer's Andrew Jones discusses designing the new Elite Series of loudspeakers.
While Google made no official announcement, its Android One website now boasts that each new device "runs the latest and fastest version of Android," 5.1 Lollipop.
Sling TV is a new $20 per month live TV package with 14 channels, including ESPN, TNT, CNN, HGTV and the Disney Channel. How does it work, how can you get it -- and will it let you quit cable?
The Chinese manufacturer has revealed its Vidaa Max, a laser short-throw projector that can beam a 100-inch image from an 18-inch distance.
Coming later this year, Dolby takes its professional Atmos theater sound technology to the home theater market.
The Audiophiliac tests the NAD C 356BEE integrated amplifier.