Ready for home theater surround sound? Find out which speakers you need and what role each speaker will play in your system.
Looking for tips on connecting surround speakers? Hoping to avoid a tangle of cables tripping up anyone who crosses your living room? These guidelines should help.
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Learn about the basics of good speaker placement, so you can set up your speakers to deliver the best sound for your room.
If you're in the process of choosing home theater speakers, knowing the basics of speaker placement can help you make the smartest choice for your room.
Crutchfield editor Steve puts together a new home theater system. He wanted surround sound, but also needed a system that does justice to music.
Anwers to commonly asked questions about home speakers.
Learn about the features and technical specifications you'll find in today's speakers.
Mike Lang, a trainer from Definitive Technology, visited Crutchfield to show off their new bipolar floor-standing and center channel speakers.
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Definitive's Mythos speakers offer audiophile performance in a sleek, stylish package. Learn about what makes these speakers different in this short overview.
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Crutchfield experts Amanda and Chris share their impressions of Mirage's Nanosat and Nanosat Prestige speakers in this short video.
Single-speaker "sound bars" offer an easy way to get better sound. Learn all about them here.
A chart that shows what each surround format does, how many channels each uses, and the types of media with which the formats may be used.
Find out how to improve your TV's sound, from single-speaker solutions to full home theater setups.
Stereo speaker setups can give you great sound without sacrificing much space.
Most speakers don't include wire, and choosing from the available options can sometimes be confusing. Let us help you untangle the wire mess.
Dolly, a Crutchfield advisor, listens to a sound bar demo at Crutchfield, and picks out her favorite one: the Definitive Technology Mythos SSA-50.
C.J., a Crutchfield advisor, listens to a sound bar demo at Crutchfield, and picks out his favorite one: the Yamaha YSP-5100 Digital Sound Projector.
Learn how to choose, connect, and set up speakers for great music and home theater performance.
Want to enjoy better sound with your TV? Here are four ways to make it happen.
Get the scoop on choosing a sound bar for your TV. Sound bars are a great choice for small or difficult spaces, or if you don't want wires running around your room.