The Sonos Beam is a compact soundbar with Alexa integration that lets you control your TV and do a lot more. But is it right for you?
First Google devices, and now Roku and Sonos streaming players can be attacked via web browsers running on PCs. They won't be the last.
Because the upcoming soundbar from JBL is powered by Android TV, that means you can add Google Assistant into your home entertainment setup.
The JBL Link 500 is a good large speaker with Google Assistant inside, but you'll be better served with two Sonos Ones or the Google Home Max.
The JBL Link 300 delivers most of the features you want in a smart speaker along with above-average sound — especially if you love bass.
The Sony LF-S50G brings Google Assistant to your home with an elegant style and includes some useful features.
The Sony LSPX-S1 is a stylish Bluetooth speaker/LED light combo, but you're better off with a smart speaker (or several) for this kind of money.
Amazon's digital assistant is laughing, randomly, without users asking it to chuckle. Fortunately, Amazon says it's got a solution.
The Sound Dimension Soundots XCEL Ai-1 offers easy modularity, light customization and good audio quality in a sturdy aluminum-and-steel chassis.
After evaluating sound quality, design, smart features and more, we chose the Sonos One as the smart speaker to beat.
While the HomePod excels at audio, Siri's weaknesses, Apple Music lock-in and a wood-damaging design threaten to derail Apple's smart speaker efforts.
We've seen the first reviews of Apple's HomePod, and — minus some hiccups — the news sounds pretty good for those awaiting the Apple speaker.
Apple's HomePod might damage your expensive wooden furniture. Apple has confirmed that the speaker can leave white rings behind.
Qualcomm is tapping into its Aqstic audio technology and the MPEG-H audio standard to help deliver an immersive audio soundbar for less than $300.
The Razer Nommo Chroma is an impressive set of gaming speakers with rich, loud sound and customizable RGB lighting.
This small Bluetooth dongle lets you use Alexa while you're driving, but the voice assistant could respond faster.
Apple is taking on Amazon and Google with the HomePod, but a delayed launch and limited capabilities could doom the new product.
Yamaha's YAS-706 delivers full sound and a robust feature set, though it's better for video than it is for music.
Apple will release its speaker, HomePod, on Feb. 9, the company announced today. Pre-orders will begin on Friday, Jan. 26.
Yamaha's slim YAS-207 soundbar creates an immersive experience for watching movies and TV, though it isn't as good for music.
Razer's Nommo and Nommo Pro speakers are designed to offer immersive, accurate sound for gaming and entertainment.