As long as you're realistic about the capabilities and limited features set of the Lepai LP-2020A+, you can't go wrong with this little $25 amp.
The $130 LP7498E integrated stereo amp sports, a mostly minimalist features set, but it does include Bluetooth!
The Audiophiliac pairs the Dayton B652 speakers with the tiny Lepai LP-2020A+ stereo amp, and finds very respectable sound for around $70.
If you're not all that concerned about sonic fidelity or owning great gear, a Bluetooth speaker will get the job done.
The Dayton Audio DTA-120 stereo integrated amp skimps on features, but this desktop-friendly device pumps out 60 watts a channel.
With an impending wedding, Crave writer and budget-minded geek Amanda Kooser is putting technology to work planning for the big day.
Is having music "on" the same thing as actually listening to it?
The Audiophiliac checked out four of the best BT speakers, and found that their sound can't come close to matching wired speakers.
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.
Despite atrocious cosmetic qualities, the insanely cheap Superlux HD681 headphones have a sound that aspires to greatness and only narrowly misses the mark.