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ICYMI: All the best smart home accessories and speakers from IFA 2019

09/08/2019, 02:09 pm

The IFA show in Berlin, Germany is over, and every year, there are a ton of new gadgets and devices released at the event that Apple users may want to take a look at. Here are all of the best smart home products announced before the expo and at the show over the last week.

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Review: Yamaha's AirPlay-ready MusicCast BAR 400 offers above-average wireless sound

08/04/2019, 03:08 pm

Yamaha's MusicCast BAR 400 is a quality AirPlay 2-compatible TV sub and soundbar combo that's worth the price -- just don't expect to make much use of the company's iOS app.

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Amazon at work on new Echo to tackle HomePod, other high-end smartspeakers

07/12/2019, 08:07 am

Amazon is reportedly preparing a higher-end Echo to compete with the audio quality of smartspeakers like the Apple HomePod, Sonos One, and Google Home Max.

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Review: Razer's Nommo Pro speakers are beautiful overkill, but need better Mac support

06/26/2019, 03:06 pm

Even though Razer could stand to improve its Apple support, the Nommo Pro may still be the one of the best 2.1 speaker systems for your Mac short of professional or extreme audiophile options.

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Hands on: Razer's Nommo Pro 2.1 speakers for Mac & Windows

06/12/2019, 03:06 pm

Continuing our look at some of the Mac desktop speaker options out there, we're turning to the Razer Nommo Pro -- probably one of the most powerful choices short of ones that won't fit on a desk.

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UE intros Wonderboom 2 speaker with better element protection, more bass

06/04/2019, 09:06 am

Logitech's Ultimate Ears on Monday rolled out the Wonderboom 2, a new incarnation of its compact Bluetooth speaker intended to be tougher, longer-lasting, and heavier on bass.

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2019 'iPhone 11' may play audio over two Bluetooth devices at once

05/27/2019, 04:05 am

The 2019 iPhones could feature a dual Bluetooth system that lets them send audio to two separate devices, according to a report citing Asian suppliers.

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Review: Creative's Sound BlasterX Katana brings a punch to the desktop

05/24/2019, 02:05 pm

Creative's Sound BlasterX Katana might be overkill for desktop audio, especially on Macs, but it's impressive nevertheless.

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Hands on: Creative's desktop soundbar, the Sound BlasterX Katana

05/15/2019, 03:05 pm

We're checking out some of the higher-end desktop speakers suitable for Macs, beginning with Creative's soundbar/subwoofer combo, the Sound BlasterX Katana.

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Review: Libratone Zipp 2 and Zipp Mini 2 are our favorite multi-purpose AirPlay 2 speakers

05/10/2019, 02:05 pm

Libratone is back with a fresh update to its line of sleek wireless speakers, the Zipp 2 and Zipp Mini 2, which boast upgraded internals, longer battery life and AirPlay 2 integration.

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Naim launches second generation Mu-so AirPlay 2 speaker

05/08/2019, 02:05 pm

Naim has taken the wraps off its second generation version of its popular luxury speaker -- Mu-so -- that builds on its already successful design with powerful new features.

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Review: Creative's Pebble Plus 2.1 speakers shoot above their $30 pricepoint [u]

04/29/2019, 03:04 pm

Creative's Pebble Plus speakers won't floor you, but they don't have to - they're just some of the best budget 2.1 speakers you can buy. [Updated with last-minute price change]

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Review: Denon Envaya is a classy and durable Bluetooth speaker

04/25/2019, 02:04 pm

Denon's has gone beyond receivers and headphones with the Envaya -- a portable, rugged, water-resistant speaker that is well designed with exceptional sound for its size.

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Hands on: Creative's budget 2.1 speakers, the Pebble Plus

04/25/2019, 02:04 pm

Creative's latest speaker system, the Pebble Plus, is meant to bring 2.1-channel audio to any Mac or Windows PC at an insanely low cost.

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Bowers & Wilkins wireless Formation Suite speaker setup supports AirPlay 2

04/22/2019, 09:04 am

Bowers & Wilkins has launched its Formation Suite of wireless audio products, a collection of wireless speakers that offer high performance sound at the same time as simplified synchronization between outputs, as well as support fro Apple's AirPlay 2 protocol.

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Sonos & Ikea AirPlay 2-compatible Symfonisk speakers will cost as little as $99

04/08/2019, 01:04 pm

As anticipated, Sonos and Ikea on Monday revealed two upcoming speakers meant to do double-duty as room decoration, while offering "smart" features like Apple's AirPlay 2.

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Review: Logitech's Z606 offers 5.1 surround & Bluetooth at a low price, but not much more

03/28/2019, 02:03 pm

Logitech's Z606 speakers can deliver adequate 5.1-channel sound for a connected Mac, iPhone, or iPad, but you're probably better off buying higher-quality stereo speakers or headphones.

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Review: AirPulse A100 Bluetooth speakers put Hi-Fi sound into a smaller footprint

03/15/2019, 11:03 am

After listening to sub-par audio, it is time to upgrade your speakers. The AirPulse A100 powered speakers are a beautiful and wonderful sounding option.

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Hands-on: Logitech's Bluetooth-capable Z606 5.1 surround speakers

03/07/2019, 02:03 pm

Logitech's latest 5.1 surround system, the Z606, tries to strike a balance between cost and modern expectations such as Bluetooth support.

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Sonos One 'Gen 2' smartspeaker has upgraded internals, same exterior design [u]

03/06/2019, 01:03 pm

Starting Thursday Sonos will sell a revised "Gen 2" model of its AirPlay 2-compatible One smartspeaker, largely similar to the original but better futureproofed. [Corrected with Thursday launch date]

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