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Articles & Videos: Headphones & Wireless Audio

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

Eric Palonen from Sennheiser was at Crutchfield for a training session, and showed us the Sennheiser HD 800 headphones, stereo headphones designed for audiophiles.

Nyne Aqua review
by Jeff Miller

I wanted to check out how tough this portable speaker is. So I took it places I wouldn't dare take most electronics.

Klipsch has a sterling reputation when it comes to speakers. How'd they do with this compact powered Bluetooth speaker? Our writer took on home to find out.

JBL gives you big, loud portable sound with the Xtreme Bluetooth speaker. It's got big bass, long battery life, and a rugged design.

The Marshall Stockwell Bluetooth speaker looks like a Marshall guitar amp, but plays your tunes wirelessly over Bluetooth. It features a robust, vintage sound.

How much of an improvement is the redesigned flagship Sonos speaker over the original version? Our writer spent some time with both to find out.

Are wireless surround sound systems any good? Learn all about the latest products. They're light years ahead of the previous generations.

Denon HEOS wireless speakers let you play your music all over the house. The speakers connect to your home network, and you can control playback using the HEOS app.

Denon HEOS Amp and Link
by Video Team

The Denon HEOS Amp and HEOS Link let you integrate your existing home audio system with a wireless Denon HEOS multi-room audio system.

When I received a pair of Sennheiser HD 800 headphones to try out, I knew right from the outset this would be a different kind of listening experience.

Home speakers glossary
by Loren Barstow

Learn about the features and technical specifications you'll find in today's speakers.

Apple Airplay uses iTunes or portables like your iPhone to stream music wirelessly. We provide a quick overview of how you can use Airplay in your home.

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