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50% of the home theater experience is the sound. To make great sound, you need great speakers. To get started, check out some useful basics, then jump into some product reviews and a host of loudspeaker brands and models.
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What Are Powered Speakers?
Powered speakers are one option for a modest audio system, or to use with music streaming services. Find out what powered speakers are and to use them.

About.com Stereos: Bi-Wiring and Bi-Amplifying Stereo Speakers
Gary Altunian, About.com Guide For Stereos, discusses a great audiophile secret that can improve speaker performance.

Before You Buy A Subwoofer
A home theater system isn't complete with a good subwoofer. Find out what you need to know before you purchase one for your home theater system.

Five Ways to Get the Best Performance from Your Stereo System
Gary Altunian, About.com Guide For Stereos, offers some great tips on how to get the best results from your speaker setup.

Home Theater Speaker Systems - Home Theater Speaker Packages for Surr…
Choosing loudspeakers sound is not always easy as determining which ones are the best can be very subjective. Ultimately, you should always let your ears be your guide. However, here are some suggestions to consider that may just right for you.

Home Theater System Loudspeaker Troubleshooting
Your home theater system does sound quite right and it appears it may be a bad loudspeaker, but you aren't sure. Check out some great tips for troubleshooting speaker problems in your home theater system.

How Do I Position My Loudspeakers and Subwoofer?
Setting up all your speakers may seem like a daunting task, but it really isn't. Check out a text-based description on how to set up your home theater speakers.

Passive Subwoofers vs Powered Subwoofers
Subwoofers are a common part of home theater systems, from that inexpensive home theater-in-a-box to that high-end custom installed system. However, how you connect a subwoofer depends on whether is Passive or Powered.

Subwoofers: What You Need To Know
The subwoofer has emerged as a critical component of the home theater system. What is it and why is it necessary for a full home theater experience? Here is an overview of the Subwoofer basics and options.

Wireless Speakers and Home Theater
Consumers are attracted by increasingly promoted home theater systems that tout "wireless speakers". The though of eliminating all those wires is seductive. However, there are some important things to consider.

Your Listening Room - The Most Important Component of Your System
Gary Altunian, About.com Guide For Stereos, delivers some great tips on how you can improve your room listening environment.

Audio Concepts: Making The Connections
Having trouble hooking up your speaker system? Here is a site that shows you how to hook it all up.

Horn Loudspeaker Design
Ok, all you Horny (Opps! I mean Horn) Speaker Fans! This page is for you. Great resource page on Horn Speakers and Technology. Also includes photos of various Horn Systems.

How Speakers Work
A very detailed explanation how loudspeakers work, including an overview of basic sound theory and types of loudspeaker designs.

Illustrated Guide To Loudspeaker Health Care
Check this humorous, but informative site on how to take care of your loudspeakers.

OHM - Speaker Basics
Excellent layman's guide on what you need to know before making that speaker purchase decision.

The Ten Biggest Mistakes of Speaker and Home Theater Shopping
There is more to buying loudspeakers than price and size - you have to listen and take stock of quality construction. For all the details, check out this informative article on Loudspeaker shopping and installation from Axiom Audio.

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