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stereo vs. surround

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Yamaha YSP-1400

Yamaha's YSP-1400 brings the company's Digital Sound Projector technology to a budget price point, but a couple of caveats keep it from being a standout sound bar.

By Feb. 20, 2014

3.5 stars Editor's rating Feb. 20, 2014
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Teac A-H01

The Teac A-H01 integrated amplifier delivers big sound in a compact body, but a few design missteps limit its appeal.

By Sep. 16, 2013

3.5 stars Editor's rating Sep. 16, 2013
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Plants vs. Zombies 2 for iOS

Plants vs. Zombies 2 is a must-download, with new plants, new ways to play, new challenges, and a freemium model that doesn't get in your way.

By Aug. 14, 2013

5 stars Editor's rating Aug. 14, 2013

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Stereo vs. surround: And the winner is...

With movies and music, most people listen in stereo. So for sheer popularity, stereo wins hands down.

By Dec. 5, 2009

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Vizio S4251w-B4

Vizio's S4251w-B4 sports rear speakers for unparalleled home theater sonics from a sound bar, although it has some quirks.

By May. 14, 2013

4 stars Editor's rating May. 14, 2013
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20 TVs tested: Which sets can pass surround sound to a sound bar?

We tested 20 televisions to see if they could output surround sound via their optical output when fed a signal from an external source.

By Dec. 13, 2013

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3D TV vs. 3D sound

Now that everyone is thinking about 3D TV, what about 3D sound?

By Mar. 25, 2010

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Is surround sound for music and home theater on its way out?

Music surround formats never really caught on, and now the appeal of listening to five or more speakers for movies is fading fast.

By Feb. 9, 2014

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HTC Surround (AT&T)

The HTC Surround features the high-quality design that we've come to expect from HTC, but the only thing its built-in speakers really add to the phone is weight. Unless you're set on the speakers, the Samsung Focus is a sleeker Windows Phone 7 device for AT&T with slightly better performance and options.

By Oct. 20, 2010

3.5 stars Editor's rating Oct. 20, 2010
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Panasonic SC-NP10

Panasonic's newly announced SC-NP10 Bluetooth speaker is designed to prop up and amplify tablets.

By Jan. 7, 2013