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Bookshelf speakers is a category known today more as small speakers as there are so many new form factors that loudspeakers can meet. In the world of home theater there are round speakers, pencil-thin speakers, wireless speakers, paper-thin speakers and beyond. For those looking for speakers that aren't parked on the floor - you've found the right page here on HomeTheaterReview.com. For an entire catalog of small audiophile speakers and or bookshelf monitors - check out our bookshelf speaker archive.

RBH Adds AMT Tweeter to Its Signature Reference Speakers

RBH Adds AMT Tweeter to Its Signature Reference Speakers

By HomeTheaterReview.com

 

RBH Sound has announced an update to its Signature Reference speaker line. Starting at the end of October, all of the speakers in the series will feature an Air Motion Transformer (AMT) tweeter, which was previously only used in the... Read More

 
Revel Debuts New XC Extreme Climate Series Loudspeakers

Revel Debuts New XC Extreme Climate Series Loudspeakers

By HomeTheaterReview.com

 

Revel has added two landscape speakers and an in-ground subwoofer to its XC Extreme Climate Series. The L41XC ($750 each, shown here) is a compact two-way satellite speaker with a four-inch aluminum cone woofer and a one-inch aluminum dome tweeter,... Read More

 
VIZIO Introduces Crave Series of Tabletop Speakers

VIZIO Introduces Crave Series of Tabletop Speakers

By HomeTheaterReview.com

 

VIZIO has introduced a pair of tabletop speakers that support wireless audio streaming via Wi-Fi and Bluetooth. Part of the company's SmartCast lineup, the new Crave Pro and Crave 360 allow for single- or multi-room playback, and they support Google... Read More

 
RIVA Introduces the WAND Tabletop Speaker Series

RIVA Introduces the WAND Tabletop Speaker Series

By HomeTheaterReview.com

 

Back at CES, we got a sneak peak at RIVA Audio's new multi-room wireless audio products. The company has now officially unveiled the new WAND Series, which will consist of two tabletop speakers: the Festival and the smaller, portable Arena... Read More

 
Phase Technology Announces New Versions of dARTS Speaker Systems

Phase Technology Announces New Versions of dARTS Speaker Systems

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Phase Technology has announced updated versions of its dARTS speaker systems. dARTS stands for Digital Audio Referece Theater System, and each system is designed to offer precisely matched speakers and performance that is precisely optimized for your room. A customized... Read More

 
Atlantic Technology Introduces Compact LCR2 Speakers

Atlantic Technology Introduces Compact LCR2 Speakers

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Atlantic Technology has introduced its smallest bookshelf speaker to date, the LCR2. This new compact speaker combines a 0.75-inch silk dome tweeter with a 3.5-inch Composite Polypropylene/Paper woofer in a cabinet that stands just eight inches tall. The LCR2 is... Read More

 
Pioneer Introduces X-CM56 Audio System

Pioneer Introduces X-CM56 Audio System

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Pioneer has introduced a compact audio system, called the X-CM56, that includes a CD player, a USB port, an AM/FM tuner, and Bluetooth support with NFC for easy connectivity. The system features a 30-watt amplifier powering dual two-way speakers--each of... Read More

 
Focal Announces Dôme Flax 5.1.2 Speaker System

Focal Announces Dôme Flax 5.1.2 Speaker System

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Focal has unveiled a new speaker system tailored for those who want to enjoy 3D Atmos sound in a compact, easy-to-install package. The new Dôme Flax 5.1.2 system adds two 300 Series ICW-4 in-ceiling speakers to Focal's previous Dôme Flax... Read More

 
KICKER Announces Bullfrog Jump Indoor/Outdoor Speaker

KICKER Announces Bullfrog Jump Indoor/Outdoor Speaker

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In September, KICKER will launch its new, top-of-the-line portable speaker, the Bullfrog Jump ($399.95). This powered 2.1-channel speaker features dual four-inch drivers and dual three- by four-inch passive subwoofers in a weatherproof cabinet designed to produce a 360-degree soundfield outdoors.... Read More

 
What's the Ideal Speaker Driver Configuration?

What's the Ideal Speaker Driver Configuration?

By Brent Butterworth

 

Is there an ideal driver configuration for speakers? Brent Butterworth discusses the strengths and weaknesses of various driver configurations. Does he have a favorite? Follow the link to find out. Read More