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Updated: Jun 24, 2016 22:40
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Eclipse TD-M1

The Eclipse TD-M1 AirPlay speakers offer a beautiful sound, but they're not for everyone. In taking a new look at the way speakers operate they will suit the very discerning jazz, classical and easy listening enthusiasts, especially when accurate vocal...

3 expert reviews

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Sony SRS-X2

Sony has crafted a solid speaker with the SRS-X2 that can be easily thrown in your bag, it's handily rugged for outdoor adventures and it boasts impressive sound for its size too. Its battery life isn't the best though, but for the price, if you're...

6 expert reviews | 1891 user reviews

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Polk Audio MagniFi AM8111-A

Polk's sound bar is unique in that it has discrete left, right, and center channels, but it doesn't support HDMI and it's audio performance wasn't as good as several of its similarly priced competitors.

2 expert reviews | 327 user reviews

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Harman Kardon Esquire

The Harmon Kardon Esquire delivers on style and build quality with its premium look and feel. It also provides impressive battery life and additional features like NFC pairing, controls and hands-free calls. However, sound quality isn't as good as even...

9 expert reviews | 179 user reviews

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Kitsound HIVE

Portable music has been a hit, especially since Sony first developed their Walkman players and then Apple introduced their iPods. But usually these portable players require wired headphones for you to enjoy your music, or you had to plug them in to...

2 expert reviews | 180 user reviews

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Sunfire SDS-12

Whether used for multichannel home cinema or pure audio, in the SDS-12 the US subwoofer specialist Sunfire offers a perfectly equipped and deceptively compact solution for the enthusiast on a budget. Sunfire's combination of a very efficient 300W Class...

2 expert reviews | 20 user reviews

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Philips BT3500

The Philips BT3500 may not excel in any one area, but its slim design is appealing and it delivers decent performance for an affordable price.

6 expert reviews | 449 user reviews

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Denon DHT-T100

Speaker bases are designed to be simple - the sort of device that you plug in and can then forget about while enjoying the enhancement they bring. The Denon DHT-T100 excels in this role, so should be of interest to anyone who wants to get a boost over...

17 expert reviews | 314 user reviews

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Logitech Z600 Bluetooth

Desktop speakers are in an awkward position these days. Either bundled with your computer or often available for less than $100, they're an easy purchase when you need sound on your desktop. Logitech is going further, though, by making a set of desktop...

18 expert reviews | 190 user reviews

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Samsung HW-J355

does not work with direct tv yay 2 remotes

1 expert reviews | 1116 user reviews

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Beats by Dr. Dre Pill 2.0

There's a lot of buzz around the Beats brand; however, even with its four active drivers, the Beats Pill just doesn't sound as good as other portable speakers.

6 expert reviews | 3245 user reviews

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Sharp HT-SB60

The Sharp HT-SB602 offers plenty of features, a wide soundstage and high-energy movie playback, but its overall sound quality can't stand up to similarly priced rivals.

7 expert reviews | 503 user reviews

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Onkyo LS-T10

The Onkyo LS-T10 sound stand feels well-built and sounds good with movies, but its lousy music performance makes it tough to recommend.

15 expert reviews | 389 user reviews

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Yamaha YAS-152

Yamaha delivers a one-box soundbar solution for 55-inch-and-larger HDTVs with solid connectivity options, but sound quality suffers in the bargain.

10 expert reviews | 279 user reviews

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Philips Fidelio E5 (CSS7235Y)

The Philips Fidelio E5 is an attractive and powerful system that can transform from a 2.1 stereo system into a full 5.1 surround sound system with ease. No need for a separate amplifier or loads of wires, it's an out-of-the-box multiple solution for...

13 expert reviews | 199 user reviews

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Klipsch SB120

If you favor performance over convenience and good looks, the natural and musical Klipsch SB 120 speaker stand is a decent buy.

8 expert reviews | 174 user reviews

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Sony SRS-X7

The Sony SRS-X7 is a versatile Bluetooth speaker more noteworthy for its feature set than its sound quality.

9 expert reviews | 501 user reviews

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Pure Jongo S3

Pure's Jongo system is certainly ambitious, and the company has progressively been adding to the services side, with Pure Music and NAS support, in addition to new speaker models. The Jongo T2 is competitively priced, too, though anyone concerned about...

22 expert reviews | 177 user reviews

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Samsung Multiroom M7

Samsung has extended its already impressive portfolio of products to include new triangular wireless multi-room speakers - the M5 and M7.

6 expert reviews | 148 user reviews

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Bowers & Wilkins CM8 S2

At $1,200 each, the CM8 S2 couldn’t be called a high-value speaker in the traditional sense, but if what you value in a speaker is excellent sound and gorgeous looks, we think you’ll find them a treasure. Anyone who has had a tough time selling the...

3 expert reviews | 11 user reviews

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Samsung Level Box mini EO-SG900

There's no denying that the Samsung Level Box Mini shares a similar design language as its sibling, but in being true to its name, it's in a more confined packaging that before. In terms of speaker designs, there's nothing too out of the ordinary from...

5 expert reviews | 77 user reviews

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Elac BS 73

The Elac speakers are in formidable company. They do have price on their side – £440 is a notch up from the budget market – but the superb Award-winning B&W 685 S2s are a short jump up at £500. The Elacs are a decent pair, but they need to offer...

3 expert reviews

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LG Music Flow H7 NP8740

If you want to play HD audio tracks, the Bluesound Pulse is more expensive, but sounds better. For a better multi-room experience go with Sonos, with the

7 expert reviews | 46 user reviews

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Samsung HW-J7501

Plenty of non-curved sound bars sound better, and for less money, so you'll be paying a pretty penny for the privilege of the Samsung HW-JS7501's curved design.

3 expert reviews | 20 user reviews

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Mipow Playbulb

The MiPow Playbulb Color combines an LED smart bulb with a Bluetooth speaker. It might seem like a novel idea, but mashing two seemingly disparate technologies into one device is nothing new in the digital home space. The Awox Striimlight WiFi, for...

5 expert reviews | 89 user reviews


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