CNET's favorite speakers, including sound bars, Bluetooth speakers, and full surround sound systems.
Though it remains somewhat pricey, the Bose SoundLink Bluetooth Speaker III is a superlative portable wireless loudspeaker, improving on its already impressive predecessor.
With comparably good sound for its size and the addition of speakerphone features, the Sony SRS-X3 mini Bluetooth speaker measures up well against the pricier Bose SoundLink Mini.
Ready to ditch some wires? This retro-styled bookshelf speaker (worth $150!) can pair with your phone or tablet for streaming goodness. And I'm giving away five of 'em!
The pocketable, waterproof, and loud Super-M from NudeAudio met its Kickstarter goal in under a day. Crave's Eric Mack says it's worth waiting for.
If you're not all that concerned about sonic fidelity or owning great gear, a Bluetooth speaker will get the job done.
Although its battery life remains a weak point and its price has gone up a bit, the Flip 2 is an improvement over the original Flip and one of the best mini portable Bluetooth speakers available.
The Braven 855s is a bit overpriced, but it's built like a brick, delivers decent sound and has strong battery life.
While it's a bit pricey at around $200, the Transit by Soen is one of the better designed wireless speakers for on-the-go use.
Crave's Eric Mack is something of a Bluetooth addict. He has tried many a wireless speaker and headset and offers three picks for summer listening.
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