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11nov-home-theatre-speakers-hero Preview models tested

Get set for great sound with a top home-theatre speaker system.

You need a decent home-theatre system to get the best sound from your flatscreen TV. Our experience with cheaper systems has been mainly disappointing – so this time we tested more expensive sets of 5 speakers and a subwoofer.

Find out how our expert panel rated the 7 systems for stereo and multi-channel music as well as surround-sound movies.