CNET's favorite speakers, including sound bars, Bluetooth speakers, and full surround sound systems.
The Monoprice MBS-650 are best-sounding ultrabudget bookshelf speakers, if you can live with the generic styling.
The Bowers & Wilkins CM1 S2 speakers look great and sound terrific, but they aren't the best choice for rockers.
While it doesn't live up to its billing as "the world's smallest audiophile Bluetooth speaker," the Monster SupersStar has some nice attributes, including a slim, splash-resistant design and built-in speakerphone.
Bryston's A3 tower speakers are true three-way designs, and they come with a 20-year warranty!
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.
The Lenovo A10's offerings are simple, but its smooth performance and solid speakers make it a compelling budget option.
While it's a bit pricey at around $200, the Transit by Soen is one of the more sleekly designed and decent-sounding travel Bluetooth speakers.
For a limited time you can get some of Pioneer's astonishingly good home theater speakers and sound bars at significantly discounted prices.
If you really love music or movies, stretch your budget to the max and buy the best speakers you can, and they'll last a long, long time.
The Bowers and Wilkins CM1 S2 speakers look great and sound terrific but aren't the best choice for punk rockers.