Latest Speaker Reviews

Google Nest Audio review: Big muscles, strong results

The Google Nest Audio is a powerful, room-filling speaker that's perfect for the smart home.
Nest Audio speaker in a moody dark room.

Marshall Emberton review: Tiny, stylish stereo powerhouse

Battery life, sound, and classic looks. Everything is larger than life with the Emberton except its size.
A person holding the Marshall Emberton.

JBL Bar 9.1 review: Wireless Dolby Atmos with a few flaws

These detachable wireless surround modules are clever and convenient, but are they worth $1,000?
JBL Bar 9.1 Dolby Atmos Soundbar wireless speaker

Marshall Tufton Bluetooth speaker review: Big, bold block rocker

Devoid of any bells and whistles, the Marshall Tufton is the perfect Bluetooth speaker for outdoor parties.
Marshall Tufton

Ultimate Ears Hyperboom review: Big bass in a Bluetooth speaker

Ultimate Ears' new addition breaks the mold with serious size and bigger sound, all over Bluetooth.
Ultimate Ears Hyperboom

Sonos One review

To compete in the smart speaker space, Sonos could have just made a better-sounding Alexa speaker. But the company has a reputation to uphold, and went much further. Our Sonos One Review reveals how Sonos does Alexa better than Amazon.
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Riva Concert review

The Riva Concert series speaker is a fantastic, small-profile smart speaker with Alexa integration, truly excellent sound, and great looks, making it the perfect addition to your kitchen, living room, or bedroom.
Riva Concert Review

Ultimate Ears Megaboom 3 review

With better waterproofing, increased durability, and flashy new colorways, The Ultimate Ears Megaboom 3 bests its predecessors, offering excellent sound and worry-free performance on the go.
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Marshall Kilburn II hands-on review

You’ll have to speak up, because we’ve been testing the Marshall Kilburn II Bluetooth speaker -- and it’s shockingly loud. Designed not just for indoors use, this speaker has a battery inside that makes it ideal for outdoor use too. Aside from the volume, how does the Kilburn II sound and perform?
Marshall Kilburn II review

Solis SO-6000 review

Solis Audio’s SO-6000 wireless speaker blends mid-century modern design with contemporary Chromecast tech. We put this speaker to the test to see if its sleek style is matched by worthwhile performance.
Solis SO-6000 review