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The Vizio SB3621n-E8 is the best budget sound bar we've ever heard, period.
The Q Acoustics 3020i bookshelf speakers combine cutting-edge design with excellent sonics.
The Elac Debut B6.2 changes things up with a greater emphasis on build quality and sonic clarity
With great sound, a compact size and the option of either Google Assistant or Alexa, the Sonos One reaffirms its place as the best smart speaker for the money.
The ELAC Uni-Fi UB5 shattered our expectations for the sound quality we could expect from a speaker of its size and price.
The Pioneer Elite SP-EBS73-LR is, hands down, the very best-sounding bookshelf/surround speaker we've heard in its price class.
If you want the most realistic surround sound from a single speaker, the Sennheiser Ambeo Soundbar is the best there is.
The Emotiva Airmotiv T1's dynamic sound will appeal to budget audiophiles hankering for a big-speaker sound for music and home theater.
The SVS Prime Tower's highly transparent sound will appeal to audiophiles hankering for big-speaker sound at a price they can afford.
The Pioneer SP-SB23W is the best affordable sound bar if you care about sound quality, with its outstanding sonics making up for some of its design limitations.
The Bowers & Wilkins 805 D3 are the supercharged sports cars of the high-end speaker world, combining whiplash-inducing looks, cutting-edge technology and exquisite performance.
Pioneer's budget 5.1 speaker package performs nearly as good as systems that cost twice as much, making it one of the best values in home audio.
The third iteration of the JBL Flip is the best yet, and one of the best portable speakers you can get in its price range.
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The JBL Clip 2 improves with full waterproofing, boosted battery life