The Klipsch RF-62 II floor-standers are the speaker equivalent of a 1970s American muscle car -- big, fun and brash.
If you're looking at spending up to $1,000 on a pair of stereo speakers, these are the best performers for the money.
Sony's HT-XT1 sound stand is packed with features, looks sleek, and sounds great, making it a no-brainer upgrade over your TV's built-in speakers.
The Sony STR-DN850 has it all: bountiful Wi-Fi networking features, the brawn to provide maximum home theater fun, and the refinement to bring a string quartet recording to life.
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.
The Onkyo TX-NR636 offers a compelling mix of features and performance with "future-proofing" that is unparalleled for the money.
If you're looking to upgrade your sound or give the gift of home theater for someone close to you, then a sound bar can offer excellent performance for the money.
The Klipsch RF-62 II floorstanders are the speaker equivalent of a 1970s American muscle car--big, fun and brash.
The Sony KDL-W800B series is a classy television with excellent color and shadow detail, but in pure bang-for-buck terms, its black level can be bettered for much less.
The Yamaha YAS-203 breaks free of most of the performance constraints of budget soundbars, sounding bigger, more spacious, more dynamic, and clearer than anything near its price.