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Yamaha YAS-207 Sound Bar review

OUR VERDICT The Yamaha YAS-207 soundbar is a great value, packing in solid sound quality for the price. DTS Virtual:X is a nice addition at

Marshall Woburn Multi-Room hands-on review

Key Features Review Price: £539/$700 Wi-Fi Google Cast Phono input 3.5mm aux input 2x 5.25-inch drivers Hands-on with the Marshall Woburn Multi-Room Marshall has made

Hands on: JBL Link 20 review

OUR EARLY VERDICT With powerful performance, portability and connected smarts, the JBL Link 20 is looking like a solid entry into the growing Google Assistant

Hands on: Panasonic SC-GA10 Google Assistant smart speaker review

OUR EARLY VERDICT By focusing on audio quality, the Panasonic SC-GA10 stands out in an increasingly crowded smart marketplace. It might look a little boring,

Flic Smart Button Review

Pros Simple setup Easy navigation Good design Flexible functionality Cons Temperamental functionality Key Features Review Price: £30/$45 Three programmable commands Weather-resistant New functionality added monthly

Samsung HW-MS750 Sound+ Soundbar review

OUR VERDICT Audio enthusiasts will find a lot to love with the Samsung HW-MS750 Sound+ Soundbar. With cutting edge technology like Ultra High Quality 32-bit

Yamaha YAS-706 MusicCast soundbar review: A perfect addition to any MusicCast setup

You’ll love this soundbar if you use the MusicCast app and have other MusicCast speakers. It’s slightly less compelling when judged soley as a soundbar.

These are the best soundbars of 2017 (so far)

TV speakers suck, but not everyone has the room—or the budget—for an A/V receiver and six or more loudspeakers. A soundbar can fit under or

Grace Digital Mondo+ review

The Good: The Grace Digital Mondo+ offers a wealth of features and a very handy 3.5-inch screen which eliminates the need to use your phone

The Top 20 Loudest Bluetooth Speakers of 2017

Here are the top 20 loudest bluetooth speakers of 2017 that deliver some serious audio performance when it comes to thumping bass and volume output.

Urbanears Baggen Wireless Speaker review

OUR VERDICT The Urbanears Baggen tries to emulate Sonos but fails. The user experience is frustrating with cut outs, crashes and lag. For the money,

Best wireless speakers for 2017: These are our 14 favourite Bluetooth speakers

The latest Bluetooth speakers deliver great sound quality and pack bags of features. Here’s a guide to choosing the best for you. For those of

Urbanears Stammen Wireless Speaker review

OUR VERDICT The Urbanears Stammen is a fashionable speaker that, unfortunately, costs way too much money. Sound is mediocre and its software is consistently buggy

Sonos Play:1 review

OUR VERDICT Sonos has cooked up a superb quality speaker at a more affordable entry point, meaning it’s no longer just one for the upper

The Top 20 Best Wireless Speakers of 2017

Here are our top picks for the best wireless speakers that deliver superb sound performance, long lasting battery life and high quality wireless music streaming.

Marantz NR1508 review

The Good: The Marantz NR1508 offers a plethora of features and commendable performance in a compact package. Despite its small size, the receiver sounds completely

Riva Arena review

PROS High-fidelity sound Flexible wireless streaming Fairly easy to use CONS Sonos works better in big rooms Battery accessory is expensive KEY FEATURES Wi-Fi Bluetooth

JBL Playlist review

PROS Solid build and eye-catching design Easy Chromecast streaming Warm, easygoing sound Good detail and ample bass CONS Laid-back treble lacks excitement No built-in battery

Amazon Dash Wand review: A home shopping device made for a not-too-distant future

The Amazon Dash Wand won’t solve your pantry problems just yet, but it’s a cool device at a killer price. Pros Compact, refrigerator-friendly design. The

Best Smart Speakers: Amazon Echo, Google Home and More

Put a Virtual Assistant in Your Home There’s a good chance that your first smart home device will be a smart speaker. For one, it

Soundcast VG7 outdoor Bluetooth speaker review: A wonderful speaker, indoors or out

Yes, you’ll experience sticker shock. But it’s been nearly 10 years since we’ve heard a powered, portable, outdoor speaker as good as this one, Pros

MartinLogan Unison review: This DTS Play-Fi and AirPlay preamp will stream anything—including your vinyl

Much more than a simple preamp, Unison can convert just about any home audio device into a high-resolution, multi-room audio component, with Anthem Room Correction

Apple HomePod vs Google Home vs Amazon Echo: What’s the difference?

Back in November 2015 Amazon released Amazon Echo, its all-in-one speaker and assistant with Amazon Alexa voice control. And it’s not taken long for other

Apple HomePod hands on

According to Apple, the iPod reinvented portable music and the Apple HomePod aims to do the same with our music at home. You can choose

The Top 20 Best Portable Bluetooth Speakers of 2017

Here are the top 20 best portable bluetooth speakers of 2017 that are simply outstanding in terms of audio performance, portability and overall design. They

Fluance AB40 Soundbase Review: Small, Powerful, Affordable

THE GOOD Booming bass without a subwoofer Room-filling sound THE BAD Bass can overwhelm dialog VERDICT Fluance’s AB40 soundbase delivers above-average audio quality at an

Denon AVR-S730H review

The Good: The Denon AVR-S730H is among the least expensive receivers with this level of features, including 4K/HDR compatibility, multiroom music, Dolby Atmos and DTS:X.

Denon HEOS Bar Hand-on Review

KEY FEATURES Flexible positioning Cool design Plenty of connections: 4x HDMI, 3.5mm, optical, coaxial, USB, ethernet, Bluetooth Multiroom skills Can add subwoofer and surrounds for

Ninety7 Vaux Review: Echo Dot speaker-battery cuts Alexa’s cord

PROS Affordable upgrade for Echo Dot owners Better microphone performance than Amazon Tap Volume gets loud CONS 5-6 hour battery life is only average Audio

808 Audio CANZ Glo portable wireless speaker mini Review

Back during CES, 808 Audio introduced a bunch of new speakers boasting features like strong bass and a rugged design. We recently got our hands