CNET's favorite speakers, including sound bars, wireless speakers, and full surround sound systems.
The $130 Charge 2 offers strong battery life and bass while doubling as a mobile charger for your cell phone. Just how good is it?
If you're looking at spending up to $1,000 on a pair of stereo speakers, these are the best performers for the money.
The best-sounding Bluetooth speakers you can get under $200.
While it's fairly expensive at $200, the Bose SoundLink Mini is one of few standout products in the ultracompact wireless speaker category, featuring a top-notch design and very good sound for its tiny size.
The Klipsch RF-62 II floor-standers are the speaker equivalent of a 1970s American muscle car -- big, fun and brash.
The JBL Charge 2 is an attractive, sturdy portable Bluetooth speaker with strong battery life and the power to juice up your gadgets, but its decent sound is held back by uneven performance.
A perfect, small-room, absolutely audiophile speaker.
Early birds who buy it at a Microsoft store can snag the portable speaker for $50.
The Klipsch RF-62 II floorstanders are the speaker equivalent of a 1970s American muscle car--big, fun and brash.
The PSB Imagine X1T is a sweet sounding speaker, and very easy to listen to, but it lacks the gravitas of other similarly sized and priced towers.