The Q Acoustics 3030i offers a robust, open-hearted performance in an affordably priced bookshelf speaker.
The Elac Debut Reference Bookshelf DBR62 are an accomplished set of bookshelf speakers that sound good and look great.
The Ultimate Ears Hyperboom is the portable Bluetooth speaker for someone who's tired of sacrificing sound quality for size.
The Roku Smart Soundbar is a set-and-forget soundbar-slash-streamer which offers ease of use and engaging sound in a single bar design.
Iteration is the name of the game for Amazon, and this tech giant is winning.
Amazon still has work to do to protect user privacy, but this new Flex boasts some impressive smarts.
The Echo Studio is the biggest and best-sounding speaker Amazon has produced to date.
$100 seems like an appropriate price for the new Amazon Echo, but it falls between two obvious categories -- not feeling truly wallet-friendly or technically top-grade.
Amazon has created another smart speaker that brings practical smarts to the kitchen counter or the bedside table. It's not as adventurous a device as other Echo products, but it's one of the most wallet-friendly and practical.
The Samsung HW-Q70R is a Dolby Atmos soundbar with wonderfully enveloping sound for movies, but music lovers should look elsewhere.
The LG SL9YG combines great Atmos sound, svelte looks and a compelling mix of voice control and multiroom features.
If you can live with its price and size, the Sonos Move is an excellent portable wireless speaker that expands the play area of your Sonos system.
The JBL Link Bar is a good-sounding bar that tries to be everything at once and ends up being too much for its own good.
The Yamaha YAS-209 smart soundbar delivers excellent sound quality, whether it's playing music or movies, along with the convenience of Alexa.
The Ikea Symfonisk Bookshelf offers an excellent, affordable introduction to multiroom music and is at its best when used as rears for a Sonos sound bar.
The Ikea Symfonisk is an excellent-sounding Sonos-compatible Wi-Fi speaker dressed up as a beautiful lamp.
While its audio quality doesn't measure up to competitors like the cheaper Sonos One, the Bose Home Speaker 300 is a flexible smart speaker with excellent voice assistant performance.
If you want the most realistic surround sound from a single speaker, the Sennheiser Ambeo Soundbar is the best there is.