Articles & Videos: Speaker Wire

Speaker wire guide
by Crutchfield Writing Team

Most speakers don't include wire, and choosing from the available options can sometimes be confusing. Let us help you untangle the wire mess.

Video: AudioQuest Speaker Cable
by Dave Bar, Steve Kindig

Learn about some of AudioQuest's most popular speaker cable lines, and how to know if they're a good choice for your system.

Video: Monster Speaker Cable
by Dave Bar, Steve Kindig

Learn about some of Monster's popular speaker cable lines, and get tips on choosing the right kind for your system.

This is a thorough, informative guide to help you run speaker, Ethernet, and audio/video cables through the walls in new construction and finished homes.

Home A/V Connections Photo Gallery
by Crutchfield Writing Team

In Crutchfield's Home A/V Connections Photo Gallery, you'll find pictures of the plugs, ports, and jacks commonly used for hooking up home audio/video gear — HDTVs, Blu-ray players, receivers, and more.

Home A/V connections glossary
by Crutchfield Writing Team

There are many types of connections you may encounter when setting up your new A/V system. Find out what it all means.

Crutchfield editor Steve puts together a new home theater system. He wanted surround sound, but also needed a system that does justice to music.