CNET Top 5
CNET's favorite speakers, including sound bars, Bluetooth speakers, and full surround sound systems.
For a limited time you can get some of Pioneer's astonishingly good home theater speakers and sound bars at significantly discounted prices.
No doubt about it, adding speakers produces superior sound envelopment, but maybe one speaker is all you need.
Pioneer's new Elite-branded speaker system was designed by Andrew Jones and features top-mounted drivers.
The Core Series speaker form a full 5.1 speaker system and are part of Sony's high-resolution audio line of audio products.
B&O has taken the wraps off its high-end BeoLab 17 and BeoLab 18 wireless speakers and BeoLab 19 subwoofer, the first commercial products to use the WiSA wireless standard.
Stereo home theaters can sound awesome, some go all the way and use eleven speakers, but the single speaker sound bar is fast becoming the most popular option.
Klipsch sued Monoprice in March for selling home theater speakers that were virtually identical to ones made by its Energy brand. Terms of the settlement weren't disclosed.
In a March lawsuit, Klipsch accused Monoprice of patent infringement. Now, the speakers in question are not available on Monoprice's Web site, though the company has not commented.
For starters, there's speaker size and price, but room size is also a major factor. Also, do you listen to more music than movies?
Monoprice's 9774 speakers are virtually identical to the Energy's Take Classic 5.1 speakers, except they're nearly $150 cheaper. That makes them the best home audio value we've ever seen.