Recent Wireless & Computer Speaker Reviews
Today, we take a look at the Bluesound Pulse M Speaker ($449 each) and Powernode Edge streaming amplifier ($649). Bluesound opts out of 3D Atmos in favor of Dolby Digital Home Theater. Read on.
We had a chance to do a full review on the SVS 2.1 Prime Wireless Speaker System. At $1,100 the system isn't cheap but it comes armed with great sound especially when streaming lossless audio.
Soundcore's X600 50 watt portable speaker supports Hi-Res, spatial audio and 12hr of battery life for only $199. Watch our review of this tech packed speaker. Imagine spatial audio you can take with you!
Qualcomm says your next wireless speaker system will be smarter, faster and sound even better thanks to its new QCS400 series System-on-a-Chip (SoC). Read how this will impact many AV products.
Rocksteady Stadium manufacturer Killer Concepts released its portable wireless subwoofer. The RSS provides low-end for their portable speakers for a real 2.1 sound system that's affordable and portable.
We recently reviewed the Ai40 speakers from Canadian audio manufacturer Fluance. The $199 Bluetooth pair was quite a shock to our discriminating ear palate. To find out if it was good or bad read on.
The NEW SVS Prime Wireless Pro Powered Speakers ($900/pair) bring deeper more powerful sound than their predecessors. The Soundbase Pro amp lets you connect your favorite speakers with wireless connectivity.
Looking for a respectable pair of budget bluetooth speakers? The Dayton Audio's $98/pair MK402BT Bluetooth speakers sound great and crush the typical department store competitors. Read our review.
Monoprice SoundStage 3 Portable is a powerful new Bluetooth speaker with several input options and a sub out. Loud & clear over AAC/SBC codecs, 50W Class D and a 5.25" bass driver to bring the boom!
The Edifier S2000 Pro wireless active bookshelf speakers feature state of the art electronics and drivers. Read on to see if Edifier delivers on giving everyone the opportunity to be an "audiophile".
Soundboks Go is the new little brother to Soundboks Gen3, a powerful, loud, barely portable outdoor Bluetooth speaker. With a volume control that goes to 11, it can produce up to 121-dB of sound.
The V-MODA REMIX Bluetooth Speaker not only offers good sound quality and battery life but features a portable headphone amplifier which is useful for those who travel constantly. Read our review.
We reviewed the Google Nest Audio smart speaker device and found it to offer an impressive feature list, good sound quality and ability to distribute audio around your house starting at $99.
The iClever BTS09 bluetooth speaker is durable enough to throw into a backpack for travel and you can be confident it will play loud enough to cut through even the most boisterous party atmosphere.
The $250/pair Fluance Ai41 powered bluetooth bookshelf speakers offer performance and features (sub out and toslink input) making them a soundbar alternative for music centric listeners that also watch TV.
We tested the Archeer A320 portable Bluetooth speaker and were impressed by the low end bass from this little unit. With a beautiful bamboo finish and easy connectivity at $79.99, it's unbeatable.
Amazon claims their new Echo Studio is the first smart speaker to combines voice-activation technology and home automation with 3D immersive audio. Read our review to see how it performed.
The Oppo Sonica Wi-Fi speaker is a great addition to a home or office looking for a compact device to deliver music with a multitude of streaming options all for $300. Read on to find out more.
The new Rocksteady Stadium wireless Bluetooth speaker system is one of a new generation of portable Bluetooth 5.0 speakers that push the boundaries of its category especially when configured as a stereo pair.
The Zeppelin Wireless Speaker by Bowers and Wilkins is an all-wireless design boasting both Wi-Fi and Bluetooth support. It provides deep rich sound in a relatively small, yet interesting package.
KEF released a smaller and more stylish wireless speaker the LSX. The LSX is a scaled-down LS50 for half the price. Is it still worth the $1,100/pr price tag? Read on to find out.
The Emotiva Airmotiv 3b is a two-way, Bluetooth 2.0 wireless speaker with 3/4" tweeter, a 3" long-throw woofer, MDF cabinetry, a stereo 60 watt Class D amplifier. How do they sound? Read our review.
The new Atlantic Technology Gatecrasher 1 is the first in a series of smart, multi-room wireless speakers from the company. For $499, you get a 2.1 speaker ready to play all your music in style.
The DD Audio PM151 powered monitor and ABC10 subwoofer are well priced and capable of substantial output for near field listening. See our written review and youtube video of this speaker system.
Roku’s new wireless speakers represent the company’s response to the ever-growing demand for affordable sound-bars. At $200/pr are they a viable alternative? Read on to find out.
Review: The Satechi ST-SX200 AirBass Active Bluetooth speakers are a great desktop solution with a single usable input on the back (either 3.5mm or stereo RCA) plus Bluetooth and fantastic aesthetics.
The Prime Wireless Speaker System and SoundBase from SVS aim to combine audiophile sound quality with multi-room streaming audio by way of the DTS Play-Fi platform. Are you ready to cut the cord?
Review: Definitive Technology looks to give your desktop setup a major upgrade with their new Incline speakers. Does Definitive Technology deliver an audiophile-quality desktop system? Read on.
Harman Kardon’s Citation Series smart speakers offer high-res playback, multi-room streaming, and voice control via Google Assistant. Do they have what it takes to take on SONOS?
Review: The speeCup is a portable Bluetooth speaker with a line out for integration with your home theater. With near-perfect Bluetooth pairing, we can almost forgive speeCup's sound quality.
Cambridge Audio’s $399 Yoyo(L) is an all-in-one home audio system designed to take pride of place in your living room. Can its unique form factor make it a viable alternative to "smarter" speakers?
Review: While we had some issues with the NanoHiFi PNH-2200 Portable Desktop System, one thing we didn't have a problem with is the sound. The sound quality is rich, lush, and agnostic of placement.
Thinking of buying a Google Home in the near future? You may want to check out the new Polk Assist with Google smart technology and a Chromecast built in! Read on to find out more.
Review: The Cambridge Audio Minx M5 is a speaker system truly deserving of the moniker "Multimedia". This may be the only system you use with more than one device.
Dayton Audio recently released their new MK402BT Bluetooth Speakers. For $98/pair you get a high quality set of Bluetooth speakers with incredible sound quality and an outstanding feature set. Read on
Review: Aperion Audio Allaire ARIS Wireless Speaker system is impressive. It’s card system makes it future proof. Stream in style with the ARIS, your ears will thank you.
SVS cut the cord with their Prime Wireless Bookshelf speaker. With a ton of input and streaming options and 50 watts/4 Class D biamplification, this small setup looks to be a great deal at $500/pair.
The question I believe I need to answer is whether purchasing the Dirac HD Player for your stock iPhone earbuds is better than buying a new set of headphones... read on to see.
Home Max expands upon Google's 2016 release of Google Home, a smaller, more affordable speaker designed to compete with Amazon's Echo, which uses that company's Alexa personal assistant technology.
Corsair has bucked the trend with the SP2500 PC 2.1 Speakers. First of all, they have a subwoofer the size of a small refrigerator. Secondly, they put out a couple of Class-D powered 2-way speakers.
RBH Sound Sidekick is their first portable 4.0 Bluetooth speaker armed with a powerful amplifier, dual stereo drivers and passive radiator for extended bass. Sidekick or Superhero? Read our review.
When we cracked open the MM-1s we were less skeptical. That's good for us, but for B&W it just meant that they needed to maintain their rapidly-rising reputation among our staff of listeners.
Bang & Olufsen unveiled the BeoSound Shape system, a unique modular speaker system that can be infinitely customized to fit your room and your personal sense of style. But is it worth the price?
The Audioengine A2 is a compact two-way desktop system that offers amazing bass, good sound and a pretty finish with a 3-year warranty. Recommended!
Apple unveiled the aptly named HomePod, a speaker that stands seven inches tall and designed to go up against the Amazon Echo but promises better sound quality. Is it worth $350 asking price? Read on.
The EMP VT-40.2 tube amp and 41-SE/B speaker system was truly a delight to review. It's ability to transform your PC desktop into a high end audiophile rig on a shoestring budget is without peer.
The KEF LS50 wireless is an all-in-one active speaker system featuring dual 24/192 DACs, dual-mono amps, and dedicated DSP crossover per speaker. A killer audiophile system in a small footprint?
The Altec Lansing expressionist PLUS speakers are beautiful to look at. When it comes to desktop multimedia speakers I have to admit that I'm a sucker for good looks.
Riva Audio announced their new line of multi-room wireless speakers at CEDIA 2016 and we got to listen. The new WAND series includes the RIVA Festival for $499 and the smaller RIVA Arena for $249.
While KRK may not be a well known name in the world of home theater, they do have a reputation in the studio market. One of the dangers of getting involved in home theater and high fidelity is that …
XOUNTS is looking to redefine the wireless speaker market with their new Ambiance Speaker system by providing a spectacle of sound and light to satiate your senses. Read on to see how it performs.
In this digital age we live in, sometimes we get locked into the "more-is-better" mode. How many formats can it decode, how many different inputs/outputs does it have, exactly how big is the birds …
In the market for a high fidelity Wi-Fi speaker? Oppo partnered with Dirac to announce their new Sonica Wi-Fi Speakers with Dirac room correction technology. Read on to find out more.
The Eos Digital Wireless Multi-Room Audio System stands for simplicity and reliability at a cheaper cost. IntelliTouch wants to offer consumers a product that is easy on the wallet and easy to set …
I was blown away by the sound coming from the KEF MUO wireless bluetooth speakers at CEDIA last year that I just had to review them synced as a stereo pair.
The impossible; that's what motivates me. In fact, isn't that what motivates all of humanity? The first astronaut in space, an electric powered car, the telephone, the atomic bomb. There are so …
Harman introduced their Voyager Drive this week at CES- A portable speaker system that transitions from your office to your car and on the go. Read on for more information in this ingenious device.