Home Audio

Aukey’s Bluetooth Receiver with A2DP is just $10 Prime shipped (Reg. $16)

Aukey Direct via Amazon is offering its Bluetooth 4.1 Receiver with A2DP for $15.99, but if you checkout with code <b>WYF6SCC5</b> the price will drop to just <b>$9.91 Prime shipped</b>. That’s more than $6 off the regular price and the lowest we’ve seen for it at Amazon. This adapter allows you to upgrade your …

Gear & Gadgets

PDP AMP360 Echo Dot Speaker with Omnidirectional Sound for Echo Dot 2n

PDP AMP360 Echo Dot Speaker with Omnidirectional Sound for Echo Dot 2nd Generation, 908-001-NA<p>$49.99<p>(as of 01/14/2018 at 05:35 UTC)<p>SKU: B075KP5T5J …

Amazon

Sennheiser's First Home Audio Product Is A 3D Sound Bar That Blew My Mind

If you're like me, you know Sennheiser as that sleek German company that makes dependably terrific headphones and microphones. That's about to change.<p>…

Audiophile

Add wireless music streaming to any home audio system with this $22 adapter

Are you tired of having to plug in your phone and leave it behind to play music on your home audio system? No, you don’t need to ditch your old wired …

Gear & Gadgets

Roku Expands Into Home Audio With Smart Speakers, Sound Bars Licensing Program

Streaming device maker Roku is officially getting ready to take on Amazon’s Echo: The company unveiled its new home audio licensing program …

Automation

Roku launches licensing program for manufacturing partners to use its voice assistant with smart speakers, smart soundbars, and other home audio systems

Automation

CES 2018: Sennheiser's First Home Audio Product is a 3D Sound Bar That Blew My Mind

If you’re like me, you know Sennheiser as that sleek German company that makes dependably terrific headphones and microphones. That’s about to change.<p>…

Headphones

Upgrade your TV with Bose sound and save $25

It’s no accident that Bose is one of the most recognizable brands in home audio. It’s also no mistake that Bose’s home audio products are very …

Headphones

Sony 2018 home audio lineup: sound bars, Dolby Atmos, vertical audio

Home entertainment enthusiasts will have a slew of new home audio products to choose from this year thanks to Sony, which has just unveiled a bunch …

Dolby Atmos

Sony updates its home audio line-up with two new speakers: SA-D40 and SA-D20

Sony has updated it home audio line-up with two new speaker systems, the SA-D40, and SA-D20. Sony promises powerful sound, strong bass and improved …

Audiophile

Sonos Teams Up With Ikea for Smart Home Audio

Cue up the jokes about assembling speakers on your own: Smart speaker maker Sonos and iconic Swedish furniture retailer Ikea announced a new …

Automation

Apple’s HomePod isn’t about Siri, but rather the future of home audio

Daniel Eran Dilger, AppleInsider:<p>Rather than being the phenomenal, exciting new product category launch that pundits love to praise, the …

Amazon

Amazon’s Cyber Monday 2017 sale is live right now – here are the best deals

What, you thought the sales were done just because Black Friday is behind us? Pfff, fat chance! Cyber Monday Deals Week is here at Amazon, and it …

Shopping

The 10 best Cyber Monday sales you can shop right now: Amazon, Walmart, Best Buy, more

This year, as is the case each and every year, a week of Black Friday sales has come and gone, making way for a week of Cyber Monday sales. There’s a …

Shopping

Black Friday 2017 deals master list: All of this year’s best deals

Black Friday 2017 is finally here! It’s not Friday yet, of course, but “Black Friday” is no longer a day. For some retailers it’s a full week, and …

Shopping

Best of Black Friday 2017 – Home Audio: Sonos PLAYBAR $600, Samsung Sound+ $300, more

We’ve made it to the final stretch before all of Black Friday 2017’s deals land next week. And if our coverage of ads from Amazon, Best Buy and other major retailers didn’t get you super excited about the most important shopping day of the year, then our roundups of more noteworthy discounts will …

Shopping

Apple pushes HomePod launch into 'early 2018'

Breaking<p>Despite having a few weeks of breathing room, Apple has pushed the launch of its Siri-equipped HomePod speaker into early 2018.<p>"We can't wait …

IMac Pro

Amazon’s Sound Bar Is a Dirt Cheap Introduction to Immersive Home Audio

Even a mediocre soundbar can make a good home theater set-up great. It wouldn’t be fair to call Amazon’s Sound Bar “mediocre,” but it’s certainly a …

Soundbar

Roku Stock Climbs 75% Percent After Strong Earnings, Home Audio Investment

Roku’s stock price surged a second day in a row Friday, closing at $33.25 per share and gaining close to 14% over Thursday’s closing price. …

Markets

Roku is probably getting into intelligent home audio

The company is working on far-field mics and acquired audio startup Dynastrom in September<p>Roku quietly acquired Danish audio startup Dynastrom for $3.5 million in September according to a regulatory filing spotted yesterday by <i>Variety</i>. The filling doesn't explicitly refer to Dynastrom by name but …

Technology

You can now stream Deezer on Roku devices in the US

It just got easier to use your Roku player (or Roku TV) as the heart of a home stereo setup. Deezer has launched a Roku channel for American users, giving you access to its Premium streaming music service on the big screen. Fork over $10 per month and you'll get unfettered streaming along with …

Streaming

This is not a drill: Sonos Play:1 is discounted right now on Amazon

Amazon has had a pretty terrific deal going on the Sonos PlayBar sound bar for a while now, offering buyers a $40 gift card and six full months of …

Amazon

Tech Specs! The Best Speakers For Your Home Audio System

Technology has changed everything about our lives. It has changed the way we do things, the way we see things and the way we connect with our friends …

Audiophile

Sonos creates large 3D lips mural in Shoreditch

Sonos has created a large mural of 3D lips in Shoreditch to promote its voice-activated speaker SonosOne.

InterAct

The PS Audio P20 Provides Pristine Power for Home Stereo Systems

Though the efficacy of regenerators may be controversial, PS Audio's popular Power Regenerator line just got a major boost.<p>For the truly obsessed …

Sonos’s Secret Weapon In The Smart Speaker Wars: Becoming A Platform

As tech titans release familiar-looking smart speakers, Sonos is hoping to set itself apart by opening its sound system up to developers–and giving users more freedom.<p>Barely two hours after the stage lights dimmed at Sonos’s product launch event in New York last week, the speaker company’s products …

Automation

Why Big Tech Is Tuning In to Speakers

Amazon has strong lead in smart speakers, but market still in early days<p>The world’s largest tech companies are pumping up the volume on home speakers. They have good reason to.<p>Amazon, which established the smart speaker market, redesigned and cut the price of its main Echo speaker and added new …

Gear & Gadgets

[Deal Alert] Get $50 off a Sonos Play:1 or $100 off a Play:5 with Alexa voice ordering

Amazon has a special deal for those interested in hopping aboard the Sonos train, or looking to expand their collection, thanks to voice ordering …

Android News

Transparent Speaker by People People

Reading time: about 1 minute.<p>Design<br>• Gear<br>• Music<p>The Transparent Speaker from Stockholm-based company People People is based on an art-school design …

Gear & Gadgets

Now you can link your phone number to Google Home

Make and take calls through your home speaker like the multitasking domestic champ you always wanted to be.<p>Ring ring, ring ring...<p>Hear that? It's the sound of someone calling you, but you no longer need to reach for your handset to pick it up.<p>Google will now allow you to link your home phone number …

Google Home Mini