Wireless Speakers & Audio: Articles & Videos

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, Korus, Polk Audio, Samsung, and Sonos, making it easier for you to compare features.

 
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.

 
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.

 
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.

 
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.

 
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.

 
Phorus PS5 wireless speaker and PR5 wireless receiver review

Phorus PS5 wireless speaker and PR5 wireless receiver review

by Jeff Miller

We gave two Phorus wireless music devices a test run - separately and as part of a multi-room system. Find out how well they performed.

 
Video: Bluesound wireless hi-fi multi-room music system

Video: Bluesound wireless hi-fi multi-room music system

by Video Team

Bluesound marks a collaboration between NAD and PSB to bring Hi-Fi into the wireless age. Once connected to your home network, Bluesound lets you stream your hi-res digital music files using your smartphone, tablet or computer as the controller.

 
Infinity One Bluetooth® speaker review

Infinity One Bluetooth® speaker review

by Jeff Miller

We put Infinity's first portable speaker to the test. We see if it can fuel a tailgate party, and later we do some critical listening.

 
Video: Polk Audio Woodbourne wireless speaker

Video: Polk Audio Woodbourne wireless speaker

by Video Team

Polk's Woodbourne wireless speaker features elegant looks, wireless convenience, and powerful sound. The Woodbourne's sealed speaker enclosure is crafted from acoustically inert materials, and is gently curved for superior rigidity and better sound projection.

 
Video: Bluetooth Vs. AirPlay

Video: Bluetooth Vs. AirPlay

by Ken Nail

Wonder what the differences are between Bluetooth and Apple Airplay? The Crutchfield Labs takes a look at the basics in this animated explainer video.

 
Video: Samsung Shape wireless speakers

Video: Samsung Shape wireless speakers

by Video Team

The compact Samsung Shape wireless speakers let you enjoy your music many different ways. By themselves, the Shape speakers make a great system for your den or office. You can stream music to them from your Bluetooth-enabled smartphone or tablet. With multiple Shape speakers and the Samsung Shape WAM250 Wireless Audio Hub, you can easily create a wireless multi-room audio system.

 
10 ways to play your smartphone music out loud

10 ways to play your smartphone music out loud

by Ralph Graves

There's music inside your smartphone, waiting to get out. Here are ten ways you can share it with friends and family, and have it sound great in the process.