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NewsThe Pixel Tablet and dock combo will cost $499 when it ships next month, making the package considerably less pricey than expected. ReviewsThese sturdy, affordable speaker stands for the Sonos Era 100 and Sonos Era 300 are available in fixed and height-adjustable configurations. NewsThe plus-sized Sony SRS-XV800 Bluetooth speaker is a towering, battery-powered, wheeled behemoth. Sony also announced the compact SRS-XB100.
Best PicksWe'll help you find the best wireless speakers for pairing with your smartphone or tablet—whatever your budget, and whatever music floats your boat. NewsGoogle teased a Nest-style dock for its upcoming Google Pixel Tablet last fall. Will the finished product take the stage at Google I/O 2023? NewsAlexa will give you real-time updates on your Uber Eats delivery, including when your order is arriving and whether there are any changes. NewsAlexa's support for the new, ecosystem-unifying smart home standard is no longer limited to Wi-Fi. How-ToYour Nest Hub or Nest Hub Max may already be running on Google's new Fuchsia OS. Here’s how to find out if yours was updated. Best PicksWhether you prefer Alexa, Google Assistant, or Siri, we’ll help you find just the right model. NewsA reference to a third-generation Echo Show 5 display has been spotted on an Amazon help page. Is a new version of the smallest Echo display on the way? NewsThe luxury brand’s latest portable speaker, the Beosound A5, has a Bluetooth 5.2 radio, but it also supports AirPlay 2, Chromecast, and Bang & Olufsen’s own Beolink Multiroom technology. ReviewsIf you find yourself cranking your TV’s speakers to hear what’s being said, this curiously curved speaker promises to clear things up. Best PicksFind the best soundbar for music and movies and that's the perfect fit for your budget. NewsToo much chatter from Google Assistant? If so, good news: The Assistant will now acknowledge certain commands with a chime rather than by speaking. NewsIf your smoke or carbon monoxide alarm goes off, your HomePod or HomePod mini can detect the sound and trigger a notification. ReviewsThis new-and-improved Bluetooth speaker designed specifically for turntables is better than ever. NewsT-Mobile just became the latest carrier to offer hands-free calling through Alexa, joining AT&T and Verizon. ReviewsDon’t care about spatial audio? The Sonos Era 300 is a powerhouse singly, in a stereo pair, or as the surround speakers operating with a Sonos soundbar.
ReviewsThe new HomePod supports Matter, the standard that promises to get rid of walled gardens, but this smart speaker won’t let you entirely escape Apple’s.