Although not the most refined-sounding 'bar at its price, the LG SJ9 delivers Dolby Atmos and Chromecast audio in an affordable, attractive package.
The Q Acoustics Media 4’s minimalist features set, built-in subwoofer, and fuss-free sound make for an attractive alternative to bulkier sound bar systems.
The Yamaha YAS-207 is a budget sound bar and subwoofer combo that includes HDMI connectivity and DTS' latest surround processing.
The KEF Q350 bookshelf speaker looks exquisite, and sounds bigger and more expensive than it really is.
The Polk MagniFi Max sound bar gives you plenty of connections and the option of matching surround speakers.
The Samsung HW-MS650 boasts advanced technology and a pleasing sound, but can't match the bass of competitors with separate subwoofers.
While it should costs a little less, the Sony SRS-XB10 is an attractively designed mini wireless speaker that outputs more bass than your typical tiny speaker.
While I'd lean toward the bigger Revolve Plus, Bose's SoundLink Revolve is still of the best-sounding Bluetooth speakers for its size.
Bose's expensive SoundLink Plus is arguably the best-sounding Bluetooth speaker for its size.
The Onkyo SBT-A500 is fully loaded with features, and its attractive design may woo potential buyers, but poorer than expected sound quality kills the deal.
The Playbase adds excellent home theater and music sound to Sonos' superb multiroom music system. Just make sure your TV fits.
The Bose SoundTouch 300 offers sound quality that betters its Sonos rival, but bass is a weakness without the (expensive) add-on sub.
The JBL Cinema SB 450 scores big with a massive, powerful subwoofer, but the bar's brash demeanor might not wear well.
The Klipsch RSB-8 not only packs a long list of features into its midprice sound bar/wireless sub system, it also sounds terrific.
The Sony HT-MT300 is a stereo sound bar with a wireless sub and Bluetooth connectivity.
The Adante AS-61GB stand mount speaker is almost affordable, as far as high-end hi-fi goes, and has both amazing clarity and bass response for a compact speaker.
The Onkyo VC-FLX1 Flex smart speaker offers a laundry list of smart home features but its biggest selling feature could be the company's audio background.
The Sony HT-ST500 is the company's debut Atmos sound bar which also includes three HDMI inputs and Google Cast.