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Best home audio products

We've selected five standout products that represent some of the best values in the home audio arena

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The Audiophiliac

Ex-movie theater projectionist Steve Guttenberg covers high-end audio news and reviews.

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Philips gives portable 5.1 audio with the Fidelio E5

Philips Fidelio "stereo" speakers transform into wireless 5.1 surround sound take the tops off these chic speakers for an instant wireless surround sound system.

By Jan. 9, 2014

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Give Dad the gift of escapism with these headphones and portable audio devices

The most cherished present a dad can receive is the gift of silence. Since you can't wrap that in paper, here's a list of our favorite headphones and portable audio devices as consolation.

15 Images By May. 5, 2013

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Philips BT3500B Wireless Portable Speaker

The Philips BT3500 may not excel in any one area, but its slim design is appealing and it delivers decent performance for an affordable price.

By Apr. 18, 2014

3.5 stars Editor's rating Apr. 18, 2014

MSRP: $79.99

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Philips BT2500B Wireless Portable Speaker

The Philips BT2500's slim design and budget price make it an appealing, travel-friendly mini Bluetooth speaker.

By Apr. 17, 2014

3.5 stars Editor's rating Apr. 17, 2014
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Wonderbag Portable Slow Cooker

Could this portable, non-electric slow cooker be the smartest appliance of all?

By Jan. 29, 2014

MSRP: $50.00

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AmazonBasics Portable Bluetooth Speaker BTV1

The AmazonBasics Portable Bluetooth Speaker BTV1 is one of the better "generic" mini wireless Bluetooth speakers and a good value at $60.

By Jan. 29, 2014

3.5 stars Editor's rating Jan. 29, 2014

MSRP: $59.99

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JBL Pulse portable Bluetooth speaker

It may not sound quite good as some $200 competitors, but the JBL Pulse's integrated light show adds a flashy new dimension to the listening experience that makes it a worthy contender in a crowded market.

By Nov. 21, 2013

4 stars Editor's rating Nov. 21, 2013
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JBL Flip 2 portable Bluetooth speaker

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.

By Mar. 6, 2014

4 stars Editor's rating Mar. 6, 2014
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Klipsch Gig portable Bluetooth speaker

While it doesn't beat the sound of some competing speakers in its $200 price class, the Klipsch Gig gets a lot of things right, offering a strong design and feature set along with comparatively deep bass for a speaker its size.

By Nov. 27, 2013

3.5 stars Editor's rating Nov. 27, 2013
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Power Practical PowerPot V

The Power Practical PowerPot V is a useful gadget for connected outdoor-types, and $149 seems like a fair price for anywhere charging capability -- whether you're camping under the stars or hanging out at home during a power outage.

By Jan. 23, 2014

4 stars Editor's rating Jan. 23, 2014

MSRP: $149.00