LG Eclair QP5 Dolby Atmos Soundbar System Review

One of the most important benefits of a soundbar system is its size, and the ease of installation that comes with a one-or-two speaker package. Usually small enough to fit on a TV table, and with simple wiring requirements, a soundbar is a convenient way to improve the sound for your TV viewing at home. … Read more

Sony HT-A7000 Soundbar and SA-SW3 Wireless Subwoofer Review

If you’re shopping for a high-end home entertainment audio system and you have a generous budget, there isn’t any shortage of options. Many people would opt for a multi-speaker system powered by a proper home theatre amplifier, but this also involves a complicated setup and installation process, including mounting the speakers and running power and … Read more

iGear Evoke Bluetooth Solar Charging Speaker Review

Affordable portable speakers tend to be compact and easy to carry, with a strong focus on usability, but there are some that stand out. One such product is the iGear Evoke, a portable speaker that is quite different from others in its price range, for a number of reasons. At first glance, you might think that … Read more

Sonos One (Gen 2) Smart Wi-Fi Speaker Review

Sonos is one of the earliest pioneers of multi-room audio setups and wireless home audio streaming. Although the company’s product range now covers even portable audio products, it’s still best known for its connected smart speakers, such as the Sonos One, which I’m reviewing today. Now officially available in India through a distributor, Sonos hopes to … Read more

Realme Cobble Bluetooth Speaker Review

Realme might be best known for its smartphones, but the company has entered a number of product segments since its debut in 2018. The company now sells televisions and streaming devices, earphones, wearables, laptops and tablets, and smart home products in India. Recently, Realme also entered the Bluetooth speaker segment, offering affordable models with features that … Read more

Bang & Olufsen Beosound Explore Bluetooth Speaker Review

Danish high-end consumer electronics manufacturer Bang & Olufsen is well known for its products’ design and attention to detail, apart from performance. The Beosound range of audio products covers all kinds of speakers including home installation speaker systems, but the product I’m reviewing today is part of its portable audio range. In fact, it’s one of … Read more

High on features, average performance

Syska Sound Cup detailed review There’s a lot of things that can make or break a Bluetooth speaker, especially in the mid-range category. Once you’re paying upwards of Rs. 5000 for any Bluetooth speaker, you expect a certain number of things from it – great battery life, dependable connectivity, portability and durability, but most important … Read more

Beyerdynamic Phonum Wireless Bluetooth Speakerphone Review

Bluetooth speakers are usually made for listening to music with, but you can also use them as hands-free speakerphones for calls when connected to your smartphone or computer. Interestingly, the wireless speaker I’m reviewing here works quite differently to mainstream options, in that it isn’t focused on the music listening experience at all. The Beyerdynamic … Read more

Sony SRS-XB13 Wireless Speaker Review

There are plenty of brands making affordable wireless speakers, but Sony is among the oldest and most established names in the segment. The company’s Bluetooth personal audio products, including its headphones, earphones, and wireless speakers, are among the best you can buy, albeit often at relatively high prices. In a segment flooded with competitors, are … Read more

Sony SRS-XB13 Wireless Speaker Review

There are plenty of brands making affordable wireless speakers, but Sony is among the oldest and most established names in the segment. The company’s Bluetooth personal audio products, including its headphones, earphones, and wireless speakers, are among the best you can buy, albeit often at relatively high prices. In a segment flooded with competitors, are … Read more