The Sonos Playbar is cleverly designed and does great fake surround, but it's better suited to current Sonos customers than newcomers.
After a beta trial is finished, you won't need to buy a Sonos Bridge or wire a speaker to a router, saving $50 on a new system
Amping up their partnership, users can now immediately click and hear tracks licensed by Spotify on Last.fm's own site.
The Philips HTL5120's distinctive design, low price, and immersive sound make it a tempting budget sound bar pick, although its sound quality isn't a good match for purists.
When hooking up an audio system or sound bar, you generally have to choose an HDMI or optical digital-audio connection. Find out which one is better and why.
Sound bars are the cheapest and easiest way to get better sound in your living room. Here's what's important, what's not, and why you should still consider a simple stereo system.
We tested 20 televisions to see if they could output surround sound via their optical output when fed a signal from an external source.
Your sound bar may only have a couple of inputs, but you can easily expand its connectivity by using your TV to switch among devices.