Speakers

UE Roll
REVIEW

UE Roll ( Reef)

You can get cheaper Bluetooth speakers that do the job, but the small yet versatile UE Roll has more to distinguish itself for the price -- both in terms of design and performance.

4 stars Editors' rating on June 16, 2015

MSRP: $99.99

Amazonbasics Ultra-Portable Micro Bluetooth Speaker BTV4
REVIEW

Amazonbasics Ultra-Portable Micro Bluetooth Speaker BTV4 ( Blue)

Amazon offers an attractive deal with the budget-friendly BTV4 Bluetooth speaker, as long as you're comfortable sacrificing a bit of fidelity for price and portability.

3 stars Editors' rating on May 20, 2015
Polk Omni SB1
REVIEW

Polk Omni SB1

If you're looking for a higher-end sound bar with excellent movie sound, advanced streaming features and full control of dialogue intelligibility, then the Polk Omni SB1 fits the bill well.

3.5 stars Editors' rating on May 20, 2015
Vizio SB4051-C0
REVIEW

Vizio SB4051-C0

The Vizio SB4051 packs a wealth of features into a compact sound bar/wireless sub system, and its satellite speakers produce true, room-filling surround sound.

3.5 stars Editors' rating on April 21, 2015
Beats Pill XL
REVIEW

Beats Pill XL ( blue)

The combination of the Pill XL's strong sound, excellent design and feature set make it a reasonable value despite its elevated price tag.

4 stars Editors' rating on January 30, 2015

MSRP: $299.95

PSB Imagine X1T
REVIEW

PSB Imagine X1T

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.

3.5 stars Editors' rating on December 9, 2014
Amazon Echo
REVIEW

Amazon Echo

The Amazon Echo is a likable "smart" speaker that will grow on you as it continues to improve.

3.5 stars Editors' rating on December 1, 2014
3.9 stars User rating out of 55 votes
Bowers and Wilkins CM1 S2
REVIEW

Bowers and Wilkins CM1 S2 ( rosenut)

The Bowers & Wilkins CM1 S2 speakers look great and sound terrific, but they aren't the best choice for rockers.

3.5 stars Editors' rating on August 27, 2014
4.5 stars User rating out of 1 vote
Sony SRS-X3
REVIEW

Sony SRS-X3 ( white)

With comparably good sound for its size and the addition of speakerphone features, the Sony SRS-X3 mini Bluetooth speaker measures up well against the pricier Bose SoundLink Mini.

4 stars Editors' rating on August 1, 2014
Rocki Play
REVIEW

Rocki Play ( orange)

It's no Sonos, but the Rocki Play is an incredibly affordable and user-friendly wireless streaming device, and the most cost-effective way to add Spotify Connect to your system.

4 stars Editors' rating on June 20, 2014

MSRP: $49.00