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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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Get an HMDX Jam Plus portable Bluetooth speaker for $23.99

This tiny, top-rated portable speaker sells for as much as $50 elsewhere.

By August 19, 2014

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Emotiva Airmotiv 5s advances the state of the art in desktop audio

The Audiophiliac checks out Emotiva's new Airmotiv 5s speakers.

By April 26, 2014

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A terrific speaker from the UK and a slender German amplifier make beautiful music together

The Audiophiliac auditions the Spendor SP2/3R2 speakers, mated with a Stein Music Stateline Amp 2, and discovers an awesome combination.

By July 2, 2014

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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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UE Mini Boom Bluetooth speaker

While it doesn't do that much to stand out from the crowded field of Bluetooth speakers in the $60-$100 range, the well-built and decent sounding (for its size) UE Mini Boom is a pretty safe choice for those looking for a very compact wireless speaker.

December 16, 2013

3.5 stars Editors' rating December 16, 2013
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Best AirPlay speakers: Top deals in the UK

Looking for the best available AirPlay speakers? We have rounded up some excellent models here.

By November 11, 2013

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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 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