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5.1 surround sound

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Philips Blu-ray Surround Base HTB3525B

The Philips HTB3525B packs Blu-ray, Smart TV, and Bluetooth into an affordable sound bar, making it a great choice if you're looking for an all-in-one system.

By July 25, 2014

3.5 stars Editors' rating July 25, 2014
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Best speakers of 2016

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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The surround sound awakens: How Dolby Atmos makes Star Wars Battlefront a better game

Electronic Arts has finally delivered the promised Dolby Atmos surround upgrade to Star Wars Battlefront. Is this the future of PC gaming?

By December 11, 2015

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High-end surround sound gaming headset round-up

Jeff Bakalar rounds up a handful of high-end gaming headsets for 2015 compatible with Xbox One, PlayStation 4 and PC platforms.

By November 12, 2015

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Yamaha YSP-1600 offers surround sound without extra speakers

This sound bar makes a big impression with excellent psuedo-surround effects and plenty of features.

By November 1, 2015

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AV receiver buying guide: Step up to high-quality sound

If you want truly great sound, you have to move up from a sound bar to an AV receiver and speakers. Here's what you should know before you buy.

By February 4, 2016

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DTS:X versus Dolby Atmos: Surround-sound formats play Rock 'Em Sock 'Em Robots

DTS has announced that the first Blu-ray title to support its DTS: X surround format will feature robots, just like Dolby Atmos before it.

By May 28, 2015

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Vizio's surround bar looks great, sounds uneven

The Vizio SB4051 packs a wealth of features into a compact sound bar/wireless sub system, and its satellite speakers produce true, room-filling surround sound

By April 21, 2015

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Vizio S5451w-C2 review: Real surround sound from giant sound bar

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.

By June 17, 2014

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Moto Pulse and Moto Surround: Hands-on with Motorola's new wireless headphones

As part of its new Moto X and Moto G launch event, Motorola also introduced two new affordable Bluetooth headphones. So, how do they sound?

By July 28, 2015

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How to get your TV ready for the Super Bowl

The Super Bowl is coming up soon. Chances are you'll be watching it on a TV, possibly along with a bunch of other people. Here's how to get the most out of your display.

By January 29, 2016