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5.1 speaker systems

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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

Great speakers come in all shapes and sizes. We've rounded up our favorite picks from sound bars, wireless speakers, and even full surround sound systems in this master list of speaker types, so your audio system get get as big or small as you want.

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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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Old school boom box vs. today's wireless speakers: Which sounds best?

The Audiophiliac pitted a 1991 JVC PC-X100 boom box against a bunch portable wireless speakers, and the results surprised even him!

By July 25, 2015

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Klipsch Reference Premiere RP-160 Home Theater System

The Klipsch Reference Premiere speakers and subwoofer deliver maximum home theater dynamics and power with ease, and sound great with music, too.

By May 29, 2015

4 stars Editors' rating May 29, 2015
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Vizio unveils 2015 audio systems, with prices starting as low as $80

​Vizio has announced its 2015 line of audio devices, including sound bases and sound bars with an improved industrial design, and the least expensive one probably costs less than your headphones.

By April 14, 2015

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Get a Kinivo 2.1-channel Bluetooth speaker system for $59.99

This highly rated subwoofer-'n'-satellites setup includes NFC for quick pairing with compatible devices.

By April 14, 2015

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The British are coming: The Harbeth Super HL5Plus speakers

The Harbeth Super HL5Plus is a throwback to the classic British monitors of the 1970s and 1980s, and that's a compliment!

By June 6, 2015

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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 July 17, 2011

5 stars Editors' rating July 17, 2011
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What to buy: Sound bar or home-theater-in-a-box system?

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.

By December 30, 2014

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Full-on high-end sound from an incredibly compact audio system

The Audiophiliac auditions the Spendor S3/5R2 speakers and Naim Uniti 2 CD player/amplifier.

By April 15, 2015