10 luxurious wireless speaker systems
That sound as good as they look
Bose® Home Speaker 500 multi-room powered speaker
Bose® speakers are famous for quality sound and user-friendly operation. The Home Speaker 500 delivers on both counts. Its speakers are angled to project a full 360° sound field. The built-in digital display shows artist info, album art, audio source, and more. The system has Amazon Alexa built in, letting you control the speaker with just your voice (and providing additional entertainment options). Six preset top-mounted buttons let you return to your favorite internet radio station, or streaming service without using your smartphone.
Connects wirelessly via: Wi-Fi® Bluetooth®
Tivoli Model One® Digital FM radio with Bluetooth® and Wi-Fi®
Tivoli updated their classic Model One for the 21st Century. The Model One Digital delivers the same warm, mono sound of the original — with expanded entertainment options. You can stream wirelessly from your smartphone or tablet via Bluetooth. Catch the big game or listen to your favorite station through the FM tuner. Through your home Wi-Fi network, the Model One Digital lets you enjoy internet radio stations as well as your favorite podcasts. Stream music from your library of tunes on your computer or NAS drive. The Model One features a hand-crafted cabinet with a layered fine-furniture finish.
Connects wirelessly via: WiFi, Bluetooth
Marshall Woburn II Bluetooth powered speaker
Marshall pays homage to their legendary guitar amps with their home powered speakers. The Woburn II features similar metal analog control knobs, textured vinyl covering, and sturdy wooden frame. And it has the Marshall logo attached to the salt-and-pepper grille fabric. The Woburn II has two 1" tweeters and two 5-1/4" woofers, each powered by its own Class D amplifier for greater accuracy. With 130 watts of total system power this speaker can rock the room. Stream wirelessly via Bluetooth. Or make a wired connection via its stereo minijack or stereo RCA plugs (ideal for a turntable with a built-in pre-amp).
Connects wirelessly via: Bluetooth
Harman Kardon Citation 500 Smart speaker
The Harman Kardon Citation 500 was desined for larger rooms. It features four drivers powered by a 200-watt amplifier. The system also has Google Assistant built in, so you can control it with voice commands. And you can access other Google Assistant features, such as timers, weather and news updates, reminders, and music from Spotify® and Pandora. You can also make the Citation 500 part of a Google-based multi-room audio system..
Connects wirelessly via: Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, Chromecast built-in
Klipsch The Capitol Three Special Edition Capitol Records 75th anniversary commemorative powered speaker system
Klipsch celebrates the 75th anniversary of Capitol Records with this version of The Three powered speaker. Nickel switches, real wood veneer, and classic acoustic design emulate vintage hi-fi components. But you can wirelessly stream to The Three via Bluetooth or Wi-Fi. The system even has a built-in phono preamp. Connect a turntable, and you can enjoy your classic Capitol Records LPs in style.
Connects wirelessly via: Bluetooth, Wi-Fi, DTS Play-Fi
B&O PLAY Beoplay A9 by Bang & Olufsen wireless powered speaker
Few wireless speakers have the dramatic visual impact of the A9. This sleek, Euro-style speaker comes with its own tripod stand. You can also wall-mount it. The A9's custom designer fabric covering makes the speaker an attractive piece of minimalist wall art.
Connects wirelessly via: Wi-Fi, DTS Play-Fi, Apple AirPlay, Chromecast Built-in
Dynaudio Music 7 wireless multi-room speaker
The distinctive look of the Dynaudio Music 7 can add to a room's décor. And you can use it with just about any sound source. Stream audio from your favorite mobile apps via Bluetooth, or play music from internet sources or your own digital file collection over Wi-Fi. There's an optical digital input for your CD or DVD player, and an HDMI ARC input so you can use the Music 7 as a TV sound bar. It can also be part of a Dynaudio wireless multi-room audio system.
Connects wirelessly via: Wi-Fi, Apple AirPlay, and Bluetooth
McIntosh RS100 Wireless loudspeaker portable wireless powered speaker
McIntosh is renowned for their superior sound and superb craftsmanship. The RS100 draws on that heritage, presenting an attractive retro-style wireless speaker. The cabinet features a high-gloss finish and a clear acrylic front. Large control knobs and the signature blue meter pay homage to McIntosh's classic hi-fi gear. A 3/4" titanium tweeter and 3" long-throw woofer deliver clear, accurate sound. A rear-firing port reinforces low tones. The RS100 connects to your home Wi-Fi network. Built-in DTS Play-fi lets the RS100 be a part of a compatible multi-room audio system.
Connects wirelessly via: DLNA, DTS Play-fi
Bluesound Pulse 2i wireless MULTI-ROOM speaker
If you have a library of high-resolution digital music, the Bluesound Pulse 2i can do it justice. This high-performance speaker is compatible with high-res files up to 24-bit/192kbps. You can use the Pulse 2i with high-res services such as TIDAL, and it's compatible with MQA. The Pulse 2i can be part of a Bluesound multi-room audio system — which means you can enjoy high-quality audio all through your home.
Connects wirelessly via: Wi-Fi, Apple AirPlay, and Blueooth
KEF LS50 Wireless high-performance powered speakers
Since 1961, KEF has been producing beautifully-styled speakers that deliver beautiful sound. Their LS50 Wireless speakers feature curved front baffles that have modern, stylish look. KEF placed the tweeter inside the center of the bass/midrange cone. This enlarged the speakers' acoustic "sweet spot," giving you more options for room placement. Two custom-designed amplifiers in each speaker plus an advanced digital-to-analog converter ensures richly detailed natural sound.
Connects wirelessly via: Bluetooth, Wi-Fi, DLNA