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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

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

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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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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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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

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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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Vizio announces new audio systems

​Vizio has announced its 2015 range of audio devices, starting at just $80. These include soundbases and soundbars with improved industrial design.

By April 14, 2015

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Spotify, Rdio, Rhapsody and more: Which music streaming service is right for you?

With so many ways to stream an endless amount of music, how do you choose? Let this guide help you decide which music streaming subscription is right for your tastes and listening style.

By April 23, 2015

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Pioneer debuts Atmos-friendly speakers and receivers, full system starts at $4,750

Pioneer's new Elite-branded speaker system was designed by Andrew Jones and features top-mounted drivers.

By June 25, 2014

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This sweet little stereo system sounds better than it has any right to

The venerable Lepai LP-2020A+ amplifier paired with the new Dayton Audio B452 bookshelf speakers are a winning combination, says the Audiophiliac.

By January 31, 2015