We tested over a dozen speakers that are selling for less than $50, and rated them. See our budget picks (and the best speakers overall).
Here are the best soundbars for movies, music and gaming. Our top picks will blow away your wimpy TV speakers, but won’t break the bank.
The Amazon Echo can stream music, answer questions, control smart home devices and help you shop — and it sounds good, too.
We tested 6 soundbars that cost less than $100 and judged them for sound quality, ease of use and design. Here are the top picks.
The Anker Soundcore Infini Pro produces good overall sound without a separate subwoofer, but its Dolby Atmos abilities won't wow you.
With excellent sound and a rugged build, the Fugoo Style-S hits a sweet spot of price and performance for portable Bluetooth speakers.
If you can afford it, the Sonos Playbase offers almost everything you want in a soundbase, especially big sound and ease of use.
UE's Wonderboom 2 hits a sweet spot for small Bluetooth speakers, delivering good bass and vocals in an easily portable package.
The Yamaha YAS-209 delivers solid, all-around sound for a midpriced soundbar, and Alexa makes controlling it easy.
Thanks to its remote sensors and scheduling features, the Honeywell T9 Smart Thermostat can keep your entire house comfortable.
Amazon's Alexa is a powerful virtual assistant — almost too powerful. Here are some default settings to change right away and hidden features to enable.
The feature-packed Sonos Beam delivers very good sound for a small soundbar, and comes with Alexa voice controls.
Desktop speakers come in a variety of prices and configurations. Find out which ones are worth a spot in your workspace.
While we wait for official Sonos-Alexa integration, here are two ways to play music on your Sonos system through Amazon’s virtual assistant.
The UE Megaboom 3 has what you want in a portable Bluetooth speaker: good sound quality, long battery life, ruggedness and more.
The Yamaha MusicCast Bar 400 offers good sound and plenty of features, but you'll get the most out of it if you invest in additional MusicCast speakers to expand to a 5.1 system.
You can now stream music to all of your Amazon Echo devices throughout your house using Multi-Room Music. Here's how to connect them all.
The Samsung HW-MS550 is a compelling, affordable soundbar option that offers plenty of inputs and support for multiroom sound.