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Articles & Videos: Home Speakers

Find out how your room affects your speakers' sound. Then get some tips on locating and treating your room's trouble spots.

It doesn't take deep pockets or "golden ears" to obtain and appreciate good sound. Learn about the terms used to describe sound, so you can find the right audio gear.

Crutchfield copywriter Dave wanted to save some space in his TV room, so he installed a pair of Definitive Technology DI 6.5LCR in-wall speakers.

These Polk speakers use some advanced technologies to create incredibly lifelike sound that draws you into your on-screen entertainment. You can even upgrade to a

Video: JBL Soundbars
by Zak Billmeier

JBL's soundbar speakers will help you get superior sound out of your TV. Three models are available, including one with a wireless subwoofer.

PSB's Imagine X line of speakers gives you the kind of clean, balanced sound PSB is known for without breaking your budget.

Sound bars are a great way to get better sound from your TV. In this short video, we'll help you sort it all out so you can find the one that's best for you.

Supercharge your TV sound with a sound bar. They're easy to install, fit into any entertainment system, and they'll blow away your TV's built-in speakers.

DTS:X vs. Dolby Atmos
by Joshua Crane

Dolby Atmos and DTS:X are two exciting surround sound formats that add overhead sound effects to home theater systems. How do they compare?

Hooking up a basic sound bar to your TV is easy. But some models are more complicated. Learn how to make the right connections and how to set up your new sound bar.

For high-performance, room-filling sound, floor-standing tower speakers really deliver. They come in many stylish shapes and designs to fit almost any space.

Think surround sound systems require running wires to the back of your room? Not anymore. Check out options for wireless surround systems.

There are lots of good reasons to buy speakers with built-in amps. And there are many different varieties of powered home speakers. We'll help you sort it all out.

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