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ISE 2020: Dali showcases Rubicon 2 C active system and in-wall speakers

We spotted Dali’s latest active wireless speakers on display at the ISE show in Amsterdam Dali was another familiar hi-fi face at ISE 2020 this week, showcasing

Amazon Echo Flex review

Just plug the compact and inexpensive Echo Flex into a wall outlet and start chatting with Alexa. While the compact and inexpensive Echo Dot makes

Teenage Engineering x IKEA Frekvens Speaker review

A modular speaker by the people who make modular synths. Frekvens is Swedish for “frequency”, which makes it a great name for the new speakers

Teenage Engineering x IKEA FREKVENS Portable Speaker review

A bite-sized piece of Teenage Engineering design. You know when you’re trying to be conscious about what you buy because you’re already over budget for

The Pure StreamR Splash is a smart radio that you can take anywhere

To mark World Radio Day, Pure has announced the StreamR Splash portable radio/Bluetooth speaker, a modern radio for modern times. The StreamR Splash (£129.99) is

ISE 2020: Audio Pro adds SP-3 to custom install speaker range

The latest addition to the Audio Pro Business range sports a robust design and integrated mount Audio Pro isn’t only in the business of turning

ISE 2020: Devialet launches Phantom Reactor Custom surround sound system

Now you can have a 5-speaker Devialet home cinema system, complete with all the necessary custom install connectivity If you’ve always wanted to fill your

ISE 2020: Sonus Faber showcases Gravis III subwoofer, Palladio 5 speakers

The high-end Italian speaker manufacturer is launching a new sub inside an 11.2-channel, McIntosh-powered demo room Sonus Faber is making itself seen and heard with

9 Sonos Beam tips, tricks and features

Bought yourself a Sonos Beam? Now get it working at its best So you’ve read our glowing review and Beam vs Playbar vs Playbase feature,

Amazon Echo Studio vs. Google Home Max: Battle of the high-end smart speakers

So, you’ve narrowed your smart speaker choices down to the top two high-end models: the Google Home Max that came to market in late 2017, and the Amazon

Belkin Soundform Elite hand-on review: Small smart speaker, premium sound

Accessory maker Belkin might not be the first name that springs to mind when it comes to speakers, but if you’ve bought cables or other

Hands on: JBL Bar 9.1 review

Only the very best soundbars can replicate the immersive sound of the cinema in the home – and JBL’s latest Dolby Atmos soundbar, the JBL

Urbanista Brisbane review

Urbanista has carved a solid niche in the Bluetooth speaker and headphones market, courtesy of its simple Scandinavian designs coupled with decent sound quality and

Hands on: Royole Mirage Smart Speaker review

At CES 2020, we got our first look at the Royole Mirage Smart Speaker, which packs an AMOLED display wrapped around its sound-blasting cylindrical body.

Polk Signature E 5.1 Speaker Package Review

An impressive sonic signature What is the Polk Audio Signature E Series? The Polk Audio Signature E Series is an updated mid-range line-up that sits

Triangle Borea BR03 review

At this level, the speaker market is an intimidating place to be. Many of the usual suspects, including B&W, KEF and Mission have plenty of

Audio Pro A26 and A36 are stereo speakers with multi-room skills

Stereo speakers with a twist If you’re looking for a do-it-all home speaker system, Audio Pro has two new models for you to consider. The

Samsung Galaxy Home Mini: Price, release date and features

Remember the Samsung Galaxy Home? Announced back in August 2018 alongside the Galaxy Note 9, Samsung’s first attempt at a smart speaker has, for unspecified

Treblab HD7 Review: Waterproof Bluetooth Speaker

This device is portable, but its sound is not! Wireless audio gadgets are the rave now, but it wasn’t always like this. Bluetooth has been

Bowers & Wilkins PI3 review

Brilliant wireless buds from B&W There’s arguably no tougher task in hi-fi than breaking into the headphones market. Where many manufacturers have tried and failed,

Hands on: Philips 9435 review

A premium LCD TV with premium Bowers & Wilkins sound Philips and Bowers & Wilkins are continuing their collaboration into 2020 with the announcements of

Acoustic Energy AE300 5.1 Speaker Package Review

Born to fun! What is the Acoustic Energy 300 Series? Acoustic Energy has built its reputation by producing simple but well-made speakers that get the

The best Sonos alternatives 2020: budget and premium multi-room solutions

Sonos is king, but there are other pretenders to the crown “If I want a wireless multi-room speaker system in my home, is my only

Best speaker stands 2020: budget and premium

Give your speakers the stands they deserve We’d argue there’s really no such thing as bookshelf speakers. Even if that’s how yours were advertised, it’ll

Philips 65OLED934 Review

Philips combines its potent OLED picture quality with a powerful built-in speaker system courtesy of Bowers & Wilkins The Philips 65OLED934 is an OLED TV

Mission QX-2 home cinema package review

Immersive, musical – and almost everything your home cinema needs Before we’ve even set it up, the Mission QX-2 home cinema pack is already two-thirds

You Can Build Your Own Speakers, and It’s Simpler Than You Think

If you love audio and are looking for a fun project, why not build your own speaker? You don’t have to build one from scratch

Paradigm Persona 5.1 Speaker Package Review

Size does matter! What is the Paradigm Persona Series? The Paradigm Persona Series is the Canadian manufacturer’s flagship line of speakers, and as with many things from

Hands on: Focal Chora 826-D Dolby Atmos speaker review

Pure immersive joy It’s the year 2020 and the Dolby Atmos experience available to you and your living room varies greatly. In its most humble

Focal beefs up its Dolby Atmos Chora speaker range | CES 2020

French speaker specialist Focal has announced three more models for its Chora Dolby Atmos speaker range at CES 2020 The three new speakers to the