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Best speakers of 2014

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

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Monoprice MBS-650

The Monoprice MBS-650 are best-sounding ultrabudget bookshelf speakers, if you can live with the generic styling.

July 7, 2014

4 stars Editors' rating July 7, 2014

MSRP: $31.56

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Micca MB42

The Micca MB42's classy, compact design makes it a top budget speaker when style counts, although Monoprice's MBS-650 sound better for even less.

May 30, 2014

4 stars Editors' rating May 30, 2014
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Lenovo A10

The Lenovo A10's offerings are simple, but its smooth performance and solid speakers make it a compelling budget option.

May 23, 2014

3.5 stars Editors' rating May 23, 2014
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Sony SRS-X3 Bluetooth Speaker

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.

August 1, 2014

4 stars Editors' rating August 1, 2014
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What's the optimum number of speakers for your home theater, 1 to 34, and counting

No doubt about it, adding speakers produces superior sound envelopment, but maybe one speaker is all you need.

By August 16, 2014

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Bowers and Wilkins 685 S2

The Bowers & Wilkins 685 S2 stand-mount speakers promise better treble response and a more understated design than found in the previous model.

February 10, 2014

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What's up with watts; how many watts do your speakers need?

How much is enough? 25, 50, 100 or more watts, or maybe a lot less; the Audiophiliac ponders the wattage question.

By August 6, 2014

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Sony SRS-X5

While it doesn't play as loud when it's on battery power, the Sony SRS-X5 holds its own against the top Bluetooth speakers in its size and price class.

June 17, 2014

4 stars Editors' rating June 17, 2014
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Chance to win a Fluance Fi30 Bluetooth wood speaker!

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!

By August 4, 2014

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Back to the future: Shindo's magical speakers

The Audiophiliac is shaken and stirred by the sound of these astonishing speakers.

By August 2, 2014