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CNET's favorite speakers, including sound bars, Bluetooth speakers, and full surround sound systems.
No doubt about it, adding speakers produces superior sound envelopment, but maybe one speaker is all you need.
The Philips HTB3525B packs Blu-ray, Smart TV, and Bluetooth into an affordable sound bar, making it a great choice if you're looking for an all-in-one system.
The Audiophiliac auditions the Sony SS-CS5 speaker, the least-expensive three-way bookshelf speaker you can buy from a major manufacturer.
Extreme audio is where the everyday compromises of reproducing the sound of music recede, and you start to see and hear why high-end audio is crazy expensive.
Crave's Eric Mack is something of a Bluetooth addict. He has tried many a wireless speaker and headset and offers three picks for summer listening.
Bryston's A3 tower speakers are true three-way designs, and they come with a 20-year warranty!
Using a combination of Bluetooth and your own Wi-Fi network, Pure's Jongo wireless multiroom speakers can play any audio streaming from a mobile device or computer throughout your home.
That's half off the regular price for this top-rated orb-shaped speaker. Great gift item!
The Onkyo LS-T10 sound stand feels well-built and sounds good with movies, but its lousy music performance makes it tough to recommend.
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.