Headphones & Wireless Audio: Articles & Videos

Headphones buying guide

Headphones buying guide

by David Brown

Trying to decide on the perfect pair of headphones? Read our headphones buying guide to learn about the various styles so you can make the right choice.

 
Bluetooth® speaker buying guide

Bluetooth® speaker buying guide

by Ralph Graves

Enjoy the music, videos, games and apps on your smartphone or tablet with better sound. Just stream wirelessly to a Bluetooth speaker system at home, or on-the-go.

 
Wireless multi-room audio systems

Wireless multi-room audio systems

by Ralph Graves

We provide overviews of wireless multi-room systems from Bluesound, Bose®, Definitive Technology, Denon, Wren, Polk Audio, Samsung, Harman Kardon, and Sonos, making it easier for you to compare features.

 
Multi-room audio buying guide

Multi-room audio buying guide

by Jim Richardson

How to plan an easy-to-use, great-sounding multi-room audio system that suits your decor and your lifestyle.

 
Guide to high-fidelity computer audio

Guide to high-fidelity computer audio

by Jim Richardson

Learn how to get hi-fi sound from the music on your computer.

 
Sonos buying guide

Sonos buying guide

by David Brown

Interested in an easy solution for wireless audio throughout your home? We'll help you decide what Sonos gear you need to make your multi-room-music dreams come true.

 
Wireless surround sound with Sonos

Wireless surround sound with Sonos

by Jeff Miller

Sonos wireless speakers are great for music. But did you know you can configure them to deliver surround sound in your home theater? We decided to try it ourselves.

 
Better sound from your headphones

Better sound from your headphones

by David Brown

Discover what you need to help your headphones sound their best with your computer.

 
Noise-canceling headphones guide

Noise-canceling headphones guide

by David Brown

Keep external noise at bay, so you can focus on your music.

 
Wireless headphones buying guide

Wireless headphones buying guide

by David Brown

Learn about the different type of wireless headphones and their benefits.

 
Sports headphones buying guide

Sports headphones buying guide

by David Brown

Learn how sports headphones help power your workout with music.

 
Headphones for video gaming

Headphones for video gaming

by David Brown

These headphones put you deep inside the action with your favorite video games.

 
Headphones glossary

Headphones glossary

by Crutchfield Writing Team

Learn about the different types of headphones and popular features.

 
Bluetooth® for home and car audio

Bluetooth® for home and car audio

by Ralph Graves

An introduction to Bluetooth features for home and car audio/video gear, including NFC, aptX, speakerphones, headsets, and sports options.

 
Intro to Apple AirPlay

Intro to Apple AirPlay

by Ralph Graves

Apple Airplay® is a feature of Apple’s iTunes® program (version 10 or later). It’s a way to wirelessly stream content from an Apple portable (iPhone®, iPod...

 
Spotify® Connect

Spotify® Connect

by Jeff Miller

Learn about the benefits of Spotify Connect, a wireless way to play Spotify through select A/V receivers and powered speakers.

 
Peachtree Audio deepblue2 review

Peachtree Audio deepblue2 review

by Ralph Graves

The Peachtree Audio deepblue2 is one high-performance powered Bluetooth® speaker that delivers on its promises with outstanding sound quality.

 
Harman Kardon Wireless HD audio system review

Harman Kardon Wireless HD audio system review

by David Brown

Looking for a way to get music into more rooms? This system offers cool possibilities for playing lots of different music and other audio throughout your home.

 
Choosing speakers for your iPhone and iPad

Choosing speakers for your iPhone and iPad

by Ralph Graves

Want to share music from your iPad, iPhone, or iPod? Here are tips on how to choose the best powered speaker system for your needs.

 
What is DTS Play-Fi wireless audio?

What is DTS Play-Fi wireless audio?

by Jeff Miller

Play-Fi is a multi-room audio technology that lets you mix and match speakers from different manufacturers.