The Motorokr sports a superb set of features beyond that of a simple speakerphone, also integrating Bluetooth music devices with car stereos.
If you want distinctive-looking speakers for a small to medium-sized room, the Minipod is an excellent choice.
Bass-addicted iPod-owners will dig the XtremeMac Tango, though the design may not appeal to all prospective buyers.
If you don't need the HDMI connections found on the step-up model, the Yamaha YSP-900 single-speaker surround system delivers exactly the same overall sound quality for less money.
The aptly named Amplifi has a singular purpose--getting your iPod to really crank without putting a hole in your wallet.
While not perfect and a bit pricey, the Oregon Scientific iBall is a nice way to make your iPod tunes available at a party.
In addition to delivering solid sonics, the Zvox Z-Base 550 sets itself apart from competing single-speaker units with the unique capability to double as a stand for your TV.
Yamaha's YSP-1100, its best-ever Digital Sound Projector single-speaker surround system, is a breeze to set up and it sounds great on DVD.
Flexible configuration, a full list of features, and solid bass performance give the Polk Audio DSW Pro 400 a leg up on similar-size subwoofers.
Infinity's TSS-800 satellite speakers produce a highly transparent sound, but the subwoofer's muddied bass is the system's Achilles' heel.
The Samsung HW-C451 is an exceedingly thin sound bar home theater system that sounds surprisingly good with movies, but lacks HDMI connectivity.
This sub/sat system delivers full-bodied home-theater thrills, but its tiny sats are less than stellar with music.
Anchored by its minitower speakers, the Aperion Intimus 4T Hybrid SD is an exceptional surround speaker system that ably combines good looks and superior sound.
Mirage's gorgeous Nanosat 5.1 Home Theater System may be small, but it produces a huge, room-filling sound for music and movies.
The Canton Movie 150 QX sounds terrific with movies and music, despite its plain-Jane style.
The little Canton Movie 120 MX delivers home theater punch beyond its fighting weight, but it's sapped by an underperforming subwoofer.
A single-speaker surround system, the Polk Audio SurroundBar works best as a home-theater solution for small rooms.
JVC's TH-BA1 sound bar home theater system is affordable, easy to use, and sounds better-than-expected, but doesn't offer HDMI connectivity.