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Sonos Tips Second-Gen Beam Soundbar

Sonos updated its Beam soundbar with Dolby Atmos, a new design, and a higher price tag.

By Nathaniel Mott

LG's Portable Xboom 360 Omnidirectional Speaker Includes Mood Lighting

The 120W speaker includes a handle for portability and offers 10 hours of listening on a single charge.

By Matthew Humphries

The Best Bluetooth and Wireless Speakers for 2021

Whether you're looking for a rugged, take-anywhere speaker for the beach or a multi-room sound system, here are some of the best Bluetooth and Wi-Fi speakers you can buy (along with advice on picking the right one).

By Will Greenwald

Tribit Home Speaker Review

2.5

The Tribit Home Speaker tries to be many things with a built-in clock, LED lighting, and soundscapes, but it feels dated and falls short on sound quality.

By Tim Gideon

Treblab HD77 Review

2.0

The water-resistant Treblab HD77 Bluetooth speaker can stand up to a day at the pool, but it simply doesn't sound that good.

By Tim Gideon

US Judge Sides With Sonos in Patent Spat Against Google

A US International Trade Commission judge sides with Sonos in one of the company's legal battles against Google.

By Nathaniel Mott

The Best Computer Speakers for 2021

A good set of speakers can help turn your PC into the ultimate home entertainment rig. Here's what to look for when shopping, along with the best computer-friendly speakers we've tested.

By Will Greenwald

The Best Soundbars for 2021

Want better-sounding audio from your TV? Grab one of these compact speaker systems and instantly amp up your home theater experience, without all the messy wires of a traditional setup. From our lab to your living room, here are the best soundbars we've tested.

By Will Greenwald

The Best Bluetooth Speakers Under $100

Affordable wireless audio has come a long way in recent years. Here are the best affordable Bluetooth speakers along with what you need to know when shopping for one.

By Tim Gideon

The Best Smart Speakers for 2021

Alexa, Google Assistant, or Siri? The first step in choosing an AI companion is deciding which voice assistance platform is the right fit for your home. The second step is picking up one of the best smart speakers we've tested.

By Sascha Segan  & Will Greenwald

Ikea Symfonisk Picture Frame With Wi-Fi Speaker Review

4.0

The Ikea Symfonisk Picture Frame is an attractive piece of home decor that doubles as a Wi-Fi Sonos speaker with support for multi-room audio and AirPlay 2 streaming.

By Tim Gideon

Tribit StormBox Micro Review

3.5

The portable Tribit StormBox Micro speaker delivers full-sounding audio from a weatherproof frame for just $50.

By Tim Gideon

Melissa McCarthy, Shaquille O'Neal Join Alexa's Celebrity Voice Lineup

Ask Alexa to 'introduce me to Shaq/Melissa' to get started.

By Stephanie Mlot

Amazon Crowdfunds Diane von Fürstenberg Echo Dot Smart Speaker Designs

Vote on your favorite pattern by pre-ordering a device before Aug. 13.

By Stephanie Mlot

The Best Outdoor Speakers for 2021

Need a good outdoor speaker you can use poolside or take on your next hiking or camping trip? These rugged, waterproof, battery-operated models are worth a listen.

By Tim Gideon

Sony SRS-XP700 Review

4.0

The big and bulky Sony SRS-XP700 speaker is built for parties, with huge bass sound and LED light shows.

By Tim Gideon

Sounds Good, Looks Good: The Most Stylish Speakers We've Seen

We've tested scores of wireless and PC speakers. These are the ones that will please both your ears and your eyes.

By Tim Gideon

Sony SRS-XB13 Review

3.5

Sony's outdoor-friendly SRS-XB13 speaker waterproof build is probably its best selling point—the audio performance is roughly what you’d expect from a speaker this size.

By Tim Gideon

How to Use an Amazon Echo as a Speaker for Your Television

Your Amazon Echo can act as another speaker for your television, Fire TV, or Fire TV Stick. Here’s how to set it up.

By Lance Whitney

Amazon Echo vs. Google Nest: Which Smart Speaker Is Best?

Alexa and Google Assistant are two of the leading voice assistants out there. Here's how the smart speakers that use them stack up against each other.

By Will Greenwald