Best Speaker Brands

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Music is a great way to express yourself, and it can also be an escape. No matter what you’re going through, there’s always music to help you get through the day – or night. And with so many different types of speakers available on the market today, finding one that suits your needs has never been easier!

Top 10 Speaker Brands

The best speaker brands are all about sound quality and durability. But they also need to suit your lifestyle too – which means looking for something that fits in with your environment. Whether you prefer wireless connectivity or wired options, these are some of the top-rated brands out there right now!

Top 10 Best Speaker Brands

#1 Bose

The Bose brand is recognized around the world for its dedication to superior sound quality and design, which makes it no surprise that it is number 1 in our list of the top 10 speaker brands. Some of these models are designed to sit on a shelf or entertainment center while others can be mounted right on the wall.

Bose speakers are known for their small size and sleek designs, making them an attractive addition to any room or studio. One of the most popular products in this line is the Bose Solo 5 TV series II television sound system; not only does it provide clear music and dialogue, but it can also be conveniently hidden away even with its soundbar and subwoofer components.

SaleBestseller No. 1
Sonos Playbar - The Mountable Sound Bar for TV, Movies, Music, and More - Black
  • The mountable soundbar for TV, movies, music, and more
  • Enjoy crisp dialogue and impressive bass from wall to wall with Playbar. Control it with the Sonos app, your remote, and more
  • Whether you mount it on the wall or place it below your TV on a stand or console, Playbar automatically tunes itself for the best possible sound
  • Playbar was specially tuned by Oscar-winning sound engineers to emphasize the sound of the human voice so you can always follow the story
  • Easily connect Sonos speakers in different rooms over WiFi to create a home sound system that brings every room and everyone together
SaleBestseller No. 1
Upgraded, Anker Soundcore Bluetooth Speaker with IPX5 Waterproof, Stereo Sound, 24H Playtime, Portable Wireless Speaker for iPhone, Samsung and More
  • ASTONISHING SOUND: Breathtaking stereo sound with deep bass is delivered with exceptional clarity and zero distortion by two high-sensitivity drivers and a patented bass port.
  • 24H WORRY-FREE BATTERY LIFE: Anker's exclusive, long-life battery technology provides 24 hours of sublime music.
  • WATERPROOF BUILD: IPX5-rated casing offers complete protection against liquids.
  • EFFORTLESS CONNECTIVITY: Bluetooth 5.0 ensures instant pairing and maintains a strong connection up to 66 ft.
  • BassUp TECHNOLOGY: An in-house tuned digital signal processor analyzes the low frequencies to intensify the song’s bass in real-time.

#2 Sonos

A speaker’s design also matter, because different people have different tastes. Some prefer traditional box-shaped models that look like furniture while others want something more modern, like a cylindrical shape that will fit better in their living room space.

The Sonos brand is recognized for its sleek, minimalist speakers that can support multi-room audio playback. This means users can easily connect multiple speakers throughout the home and play music or other audio through them all at once or on an individual basis; this makes it possible for people to listen to the same song in each room or set up different songs in different rooms so everyone can enjoy their special soundtrack.

One of the most popular products from Sonos is its PLAYBASE home theater speaker, which can fit under almost any TV to provide customizable sound that will make movies and shows come alive.

Bestseller No. 1
Sonos Play:1 - Compact Wireless Smart Speaker - Black (Discontinued by manufacturer)
  • Small yet powerful speaker for streaming music and more. Get rich, room-filling sound with Play:1, and control it with the Sonos app.
  • The compact design fits just about any space. Put it on your kitchen countertop, or tuck it away on your office bookshelf.
  • Go from unboxing to listening in minutes with just 1 cord and step-by-step guidance in the Sonos app.
  • Pair 2 Play: 1's in the same room for stereo separation and more detailed sound.
  • Easily connect Sonos speakers in different rooms over Wi-Fi to create a home sound system that brings every room and everyone together.
Bestseller No. 1
Sonos Play:1 - Compact Wireless Smart Speaker - Black (Discontinued by manufacturer)
  • Small yet powerful speaker for streaming music and more. Get rich, room-filling sound with Play:1, and control it with the Sonos app.
  • The compact design fits just about any space. Put it on your kitchen countertop, or tuck it away on your office bookshelf.
  • Go from unboxing to listening in minutes with just 1 cord and step-by-step guidance in the Sonos app.
  • Pair 2 Play: 1's in the same room for stereo separation and more detailed sound.
  • Easily connect Sonos speakers in different rooms over Wi-Fi to create a home sound system that brings every room and everyone together.

#3 Panasonic

Panasonic speakers are known for their high quality and affordability; many of these models are designed with durabilities in mind, such as those with waterproofing or resistance to dust and other particles that may damage them during everyday use. One of the most unique designs offered by this brand is a space-saving design that hangs on a wall like a frame; not only does this make it possible to save space, but the front grille can be printed with a photo of any size or shape.

One of the most well-known Panasonic speakers on the market is its SC-ALL7CDEBK home theater system, which provides state-of-the-art sound for up to six people through its built-in subwoofer and surround speakers.

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SaleBestseller No. 1
Panasonic KX-TG9541B Link2Cell Bluetooth Enabled 2-Line Phone with Answering Machine & 1 Cordless Handset (Renewed)
  • This Certified Refurbished product is tested & certified by Panasonic to look and work like-new. The product includes all original accessories, and is backed by a 90 Day Warranty.
  • High Quality, New BLUETOOTH,2 TAD,2 ANS MAC
  • Sleek Design
  • Energy Star Certified
  • Link2Cell Bluetooth Enabled
SaleBestseller No. 2
Upgraded, Anker Soundcore Bluetooth Speaker with IPX5 Waterproof, Stereo Sound, 24H Playtime, Portable Wireless Speaker for iPhone, Samsung and More
  • ASTONISHING SOUND: Breathtaking stereo sound with deep bass is delivered with exceptional clarity and zero distortion by two high-sensitivity drivers and a patented bass port.
  • 24H WORRY-FREE BATTERY LIFE: Anker's exclusive, long-life battery technology provides 24 hours of sublime music.
  • WATERPROOF BUILD: IPX5-rated casing offers complete protection against liquids.
  • EFFORTLESS CONNECTIVITY: Bluetooth 5.0 ensures instant pairing and maintains a strong connection up to 66 ft.
  • BassUp TECHNOLOGY: An in-house tuned digital signal processor analyzes the low frequencies to intensify the song’s bass in real-time.

#4 Sony

Sony speakers are known for their high quality and affordability; many of these models are designed with durabilities in mind, such as those with waterproofing or resistance to dust and other particles that may damage them during everyday use. One of the most unique designs offered by this brand is a space-saving design that hangs on a wall like a frame; not only does this make it possible to save space, but the front grille can be printed with a photo of any size or shape.

One of the most popular Sony speakers on the market is its SRS-X99 wireless music system, which provides state-of-the-art sound for up to seven different people. This product uses Bluetooth and NFC pairing as well as Spotify Connect and Pandora streaming capabilities so users can listen to their favorite songs through one simple speaker.

Bestseller No. 1
Sony WH-1000XM4 Wireless Premium Noise Canceling Overhead Headphones with Mic for Phone-Call and Alexa Voice Control, Black
  • Industry-leading noise canceling with Dual Noise Sensor technology
  • Next-level music with Edge-AI, co-developed with Sony Music Studios Tokyo
  • Up to 30-hour battery life with quick charging (10 min charge for 5 hours of playback)
  • Touch Sensor controls to pause play skip tracks, control volume, activate your voice assistant, and answer phone calls
  • Speak-to-chat technology automatically reduces volume during conversations
SaleBestseller No. 1
Upgraded, Anker Soundcore Bluetooth Speaker with IPX5 Waterproof, Stereo Sound, 24H Playtime, Portable Wireless Speaker for iPhone, Samsung and More
  • ASTONISHING SOUND: Breathtaking stereo sound with deep bass is delivered with exceptional clarity and zero distortion by two high-sensitivity drivers and a patented bass port.
  • 24H WORRY-FREE BATTERY LIFE: Anker's exclusive, long-life battery technology provides 24 hours of sublime music.
  • WATERPROOF BUILD: IPX5-rated casing offers complete protection against liquids.
  • EFFORTLESS CONNECTIVITY: Bluetooth 5.0 ensures instant pairing and maintains a strong connection up to 66 ft.
  • BassUp TECHNOLOGY: An in-house tuned digital signal processor analyzes the low frequencies to intensify the song’s bass in real-time.

#5 Pioneer

As with other brands, some people may need something very small so they can use it on an office desk or kitchen countertop while others may need something more powerful so they can use it at their next party. This is where speakers from Pioneer come in, as these products vary greatly in their design and size.

For example, some of the most popular models are designed with a subwoofer for better quality bass sound along with an auxiliary port that makes it possible to connect any music source directly into the speaker itself.

SaleBestseller No. 1
Sonos Playbar - The Mountable Sound Bar for TV, Movies, Music, and More - Black
  • The mountable soundbar for TV, movies, music, and more
  • Enjoy crisp dialogue and impressive bass from wall to wall with Playbar. Control it with the Sonos app, your remote, and more
  • Whether you mount it on the wall or place it below your TV on a stand or console, Playbar automatically tunes itself for the best possible sound
  • Playbar was specially tuned by Oscar-winning sound engineers to emphasize the sound of the human voice so you can always follow the story
  • Easily connect Sonos speakers in different rooms over WiFi to create a home sound system that brings every room and everyone together
SaleBestseller No. 2
JBL FLIP 5, Waterproof Portable Bluetooth Speaker, Black
  • Wireless Bluetooth streaming
  • 12 hours of playtime
  • IPX7 waterproof
  • Pair multiple speakers with party boost
  • Premium JBL sound quality

#6 Samsung

When it comes to design, some people may want speakers that look like they belong in the kitchen while others may want something that looks more sleek and modern. That’s where speakers from Samsung come into play, as these products vary greatly in their appearance from one product to the next.

However, each of these designs still brings a high-quality sound for users that need it.

One of the most popular Samsung speakers on the market is its WAM7500 Sound+, which provides state-of-the-art sound through its Bluetooth and NFC pairing capabilities; not only that, but it also has a built-in subwoofer and comes with a wireless dock for an Apple iPhone.

SaleBestseller No. 1
Upgraded, Anker Soundcore Bluetooth Speaker with IPX5 Waterproof, Stereo Sound, 24H Playtime, Portable Wireless Speaker for iPhone, Samsung and More
  • ASTONISHING SOUND: Breathtaking stereo sound with deep bass is delivered with exceptional clarity and zero distortion by two high-sensitivity drivers and a patented bass port.
  • 24H WORRY-FREE BATTERY LIFE: Anker's exclusive, long-life battery technology provides 24 hours of sublime music.
  • WATERPROOF BUILD: IPX5-rated casing offers complete protection against liquids.
  • EFFORTLESS CONNECTIVITY: Bluetooth 5.0 ensures instant pairing and maintains a strong connection up to 66 ft.
  • BassUp TECHNOLOGY: An in-house tuned digital signal processor analyzes the low frequencies to intensify the song’s bass in real-time.
SaleBestseller No. 2
SAMSUNG Galaxy Buds Live, True Wireless Earbuds with Active Noise Cancelling, Microphone, Charging Case for Ear Buds, US Version, Onyx Black
  • SOUND THAT ROCKS: The AKG tuned 12mm speaker and enhanced bass tone play everything in studio quality sound; An open design creates a live listening environment, suiting those who prefer a natural, spacious sound
  • NEW STYLE. NEW SOUND: Equal parts earbuds and ear bling, Galaxy Buds Live come in 3 colors you’ll want to rock all day.
  • TURN DOWN DISTRACTIONS: Turn on Active Noise Cancellation to block out background noise on an airplane, train, or bus; Tap again to let in surrounding live sounds— colleagues’ voices, flight announcements, street traffic—while still enjoying your favorite playlist or podcast
  • LONG-LASTING BATTERY: Ear buds have a long-lasting battery life with an included case that doubles as a wireless charger for charging on the go; 5 minutes of charging gives you 1 hour of play time, so you have enough juice for your commute or workout
  • ALWAYS-ON ASSISTANCE: Use your earbuds’ always-on voice assistant to order coffee, send a message, or search music hands free
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#7 Harman Kardon

Some people may want portable speakers, while others only need something that they can place on their office desk or kitchen counter. This is where speakers from Harman Kardon come into play, as each product brings a unique design depending on the person’s needs.

These products also vary greatly in their features; some of the most popular models use Bluetooth and NFC pairing technology to provide high-quality sound no matter what music source someone chooses to connect to the speaker itself.

One of the most popular Harman Kardon speakers on the market is its Go + Play wireless music system, which provides state-of-the-art sound for up to ten different people. This speaker uses Bluetooth and NFC pairing as well as CD/MP3 playback capabilities so users can listen to their favorite songs without any hassle at all.

SaleBestseller No. 1
JBL Flip 4, Black - Waterproof, Portable & Durable Bluetooth Speaker - Up to 12 Hours of Wireless Streaming - Includes Noise-Cancelling Speakerphone, Voice Assistant & JBL Connect+
  • All-Purpose Bluetooth Speaker -Take the party everywhere with Flip 4, a portable Bluetooth speaker that delivers powerful stereo sound. With durable, waterproof fabric, this speaker features up to 12 hours of continuous, high-quality audio playtime.
  • Wireless & Noise Cancelling - Wirelessly connect up to 2 smartphones or tablets to the speaker & take turns playing impressive stereo sound. Plus, take crystal-clear calls from your speaker, thanks to the noise and echo-cancelling speakerphone.
  • Waterproof & Durable - No more worrying about rain or spills: Flip 4 is completely waterproof—you can even submerge it in water. Plus, the improved, durable fabric material and rugged rubber housing protects the speaker on your outdoor adventures.
  • Extra Features - Link over 100 JBL Connect+ enabled speakers together to amplify the party. Plus, access Siri or Google Now from your speaker with a simple button press.
  • Includes Bass Radiator - Hear the bass, feel the bass, see the bass: Dual external passive radiators demonstrate how powerful your speaker is.
SaleBestseller No. 2
JBL Clip 3, Black - Waterproof, Durable & Portable Bluetooth Speaker - Up to 10 Hours of Play - Includes Noise-Cancelling Speakerphone & Wireless Streaming
  • SOUND TO GO - Never leave awesome sound at home again. This ultra-portable, waterproof Bluetooth speaker is small in size but with surprisingly big sound. Clip it on with the built-in carabiner, press play, and make the moment pop.
  • UP TO 10 HOURS OF PLAYTIME - The JBL Clip 3 features a built-in rechargeable Li-ion battery with up to 10 hours of battery life, plus a metal carabiner so you can easily hook it to your clothes, backpack, or belt loop.
  • NOISE CANCELLING & WIRELESS STREAMING - Wirelessly stream high-quality sound from your smartphone or tablet. Plus, take crystal-clear calls from your speaker with the touch of a button, thanks to the noise and echo-cancelling speakerphone.
  • WATERPROOF & DURABLE - No more worrying about rain or spills: JBL Clip 3 is completely waterproof—you can even immerse it in water. Plus, the improved, durable fabric material and rugged rubber housing protects it on all of your outdoor adventures.
  • THE SOUND PROMISE - JBL has brought music to life in a way people can feel for over 70 years. From Woodstock to the Motion Picture Academy, our speakers unleash the power of music so you can live life to the fullest, wherever and whenever.

#8 JBL

When it comes to design, some people may want speakers that fit in with the rest of their décor while others may want something more contemporary; this is where JBL products come into play.

In addition to using Bluetooth technology, many of these models also have other great features such as LED mood lighting or a built-in MP3 player so users can listen to music directly from a CD if they choose.

One of the most popular JBL speakers on the market is its Pulse 2 portable speaker, which provides state-of-the-art sound through its rechargeable battery and long-lasting battery life. This product weighs less than a pound.

Bestseller No. 1
JBL Quantum 100 - Wired Over-Ear Gaming Headphones - Black
  • In competitive gaming, sound is survival, and JBL knows great sound: From the thrill of tracking enemies in FPS games, to engaging in epic MOBA battles, the JBL Quantum 100 amplifies every victory on PC, Mac, Xbox, PS4 and Nintendo Switch.
  • Features JBL Quantum Sound Signature which is engineered for accuracy and delivers immersive gaming audio for a competitive edge, so users never have to miss a step, shot or jump during gameplay.
  • JBL Quantum 100 gaming headset incorporates a detachable boom microphone with echo cancelling technology, allowing users to focus on their teammates' voice rather than background noise, for crystal clear communication.
  • Memory foam ear cushions on the JBL Quantum 100 headset are covered in soft PU leather, providing comfort for marathon gaming sessions, 3.5mm connection for multi-platform gaming on PC, Mac, Xbox, PS4 and Nintendo Switch.
  • Items delivered: JBL Quantum 100 wired over ear gaming headset with detachable boom mic in black, compatible with PC, Mac, Xbox, PlayStation, Nintendo Switch, mobile and VR.
Bestseller No. 1
JBL Flip 4 Waterproof Portable Bluetooth Speaker (Black) (Renewed)
  • Wirelessly connect up to 2 smartphones or tablets to the speaker and take turns playing impressive stereo sound
  • Built-in 3000mAh rechargeable li-ion battery supports up to 12 hours of playtime
  • IPX7 waterproof means no more worrying about rain or spills; you can even submerge flip 4 in water
  • Ubl connect+ allows you to link more than 100 JBL connect+ enabled speakers together to amplify the party

#9 Yamaha

When it comes to design, some people may want speakers that look like they belong in the living room while others may want something more contemporary; this is where products from Yamaha come into play.

One of the most popular Yamaha speakers on the market is its MusicCast 20 wireless speaker, which provides state-of-the-art sound through its CD, Bluetooth, and NFC pairing capabilities; not only that, but it also has a built-in MP3 player so users can listen to their favorite songs without any hassle at all.

SaleBestseller No. 1
Bluetooth Speaker,MusiBaby Speakers,Outdoor, Portable,Waterproof,Wireless Speaker,Dual Pairing, Bluetooth 5.0,Loud Stereo,Booming Bass,1500 Mins Playtime for Home,Party (Black, M68)
  • 【Portable and Long Battery Life】Bluetooth speakers, size only 4.9*2.9in, designed as a portable speaker. With 1500 minutes playtime, long enough for any outdoor activities. Special designed as outdoor speakers. This portable bluetooth speakers are Ideal valentines day gifts for him.
  • 【True 360°Stereo Sound & Amazing Bass Sound】Stereo sound with full bass---the speaker delivers immersive sound with rich bass, mids and highs,and dynamic sound. At the maximum volume, it’s in the same way as the live concert performance. You will like MusiBaby’s true 360°Stereo Sound speakers bluetooth wireless. It must be a good choice to be valentines day gifts for him or her.
  • 【Dual Pairing Speakers】Connect 2 speakers together, they would play together at the same time!Every time the two wireless Bluetooth speakers are turned on, they will be connected automatically by themselves before they connect to any other bluetooth devices.However, either of the two bluetooth speakers can perform excellent alone. One Bluetooth speaker also plays great!
  • 【IPX5 Waterproof】The MusiBaby portable bluetooth speakes is resistant to splash, rain, gentle spray, therefore it is applicable in shower room,by the pool or beach, and even in the rain.Do not put this speaker bluetooth directly into water.This waterproof bluetooth speaker is also a shower speaker! Also can be valentines day gifts for him!
  • 【Strong Bluetooth 5.0 signal】The bluetooth speaker can connect normally under difficult conditions and the signal is not disturbed.Antenna design with Bluetooth 5.0 provides greater wireless range 100ft and efficient connection to any Bluetooth devices.It can connect quickly to laptop, phone, MP3, iPhone,iPad, personal computer, TV. It can also easily connect to other non-Bluetooth devices by the 3.5mm audio cable.
SaleBestseller No. 2
TREBLAB HD77 - Ultra Premium Bluetooth Speaker - Loud 360° HD Surround Sound, Wireless Dual Pairing, 25W Stereo, Loud Bass, 20H Battery, IPX6 Waterproof, Sports Outdoor, Portable Blue Tooth
  • Extraordinary 360° HD Sound + Option To Connect Two Speakers - Each of our TWS portable speakers Bluetooth comes with 25W of crisp 360° HD Sound and DualBass double subwoofers, for an unmatched listening experience. If that’s not enough, you can Connect Two wireless speakers together for true high-definition surround sound that will blow you away.
  • Made For Outdoor Sports And Adventures - Don’t be fooled by the gorgeous looks and cool ambient LED’s of this waterproof Bluetooth speaker. It was made super rugged for all your outdoor sports, hiking, camping, and getting active. Now grab your HD77 waterproof speakers, put on your favorite tunes, and have fun outdoors with your family and friends!
  • Rain Or Snow, It’s A Go - HD77 is a brave loud wireless speaker. It’s not afraid of moisture or tough love. It’s shockproof and wireless waterproof speaker IPX6 rated so it loves singing in the rain and doesn’t mind being dropped, kicked or bounced. All Day Power On A Single Charge - Feel free! Leave the charger at home and go play! As HD77 doesn’t play games with PlayXTend energy-saving tech and high-capacity 5200mAh battery for you up to 20 Hours of medium volume play per charge.
  • Futuristic Features - 1. Built-in Microphone for calls. 2. Deep cool ambient LED’s set the mood. 3. Easy setup in seconds via Bluetooth with your iOS, Android or Windows device. 4. Intuitive indicator lights help you connect easily. 5. 33-feet signal range so you’re free to roam with your phone still in your pocket. 6. Hand strap and carabiner to hang Bluetooth wireless speaker on your backpack.
  • 100% Satisfaction Guarantee + 30 Day Returns - Our Bluetooth speakers are built to last, so we’ve included a One-Year Warranty, along with our A+ Customer service.

#10 Philips

Some people want speakers that look like they belong in the living room while others may want something that can blend into a kitchen counter; this is where products from Philips come into play. These products vary greatly in their appearance from one product to the next, yet each of these designs brings a high-quality sound for users that need it.

One of the most popular Philips speakers on the market is its Fidelio B5 wireless speaker, which provides state-of-the-art sound for up to ten people.

SaleBestseller No. 1
OontZ Angle 3 Bluetooth Speaker | Portable Bluetooth Speakers | Powerful 10 Watt Output | 100 Foot Wireless Bluetooth Range | 14 Hours Battery Life | Water Resistant (IPX5)
  • HIGHER QUALITY CRYSTAL CLEAR STEREO SOUND - The OontZ Angle 3 is Designed and Engineered by Cambridge Sound Works in the USA, using the highest quality components.
  • LOUDER VOLUME WITH ZERO DISTORTION – Surprisingly loud with no distortion, even at maximum volume. POWERFUL 10 WATTS OF OUTPUT VOLTAGE
  • Suitable for INDOOR AND OUTDOOR USE - Incredible BLUETOOTH (5.0) RANGE OF 100 FEET meaning CONSTANT UNINTERRUPTED MUSIC
  • IPX5 WATER RESISTANT – Splashproof making it the IDEAL SHOWER SPEAKER or for TRIPS TO THE BEACH or POOL
  • Powerful battery with play time of UP TO 14 HOURS
SaleBestseller No. 2
[Upgraded] Anker Soundcore 2 Portable Bluetooth Speaker with 12W Stereo Sound, Bluetooth 5, BassUp, IPX7 Waterproof, 24-Hour Playtime, Wireless Stereo Pairing, Speaker for Home, Outdoors, Travel
  • Incredible Sound Loved by 20 Million+ People
  • Bluetooth Speaker with Intense Bass: Exclusive BassUp technology and a patented spiral bass port boost low-end frequencies to make the beats hit even harder.
  • Outdoor-Proof: IPX7 protection safeguards the Bluetooth speaker against rain, dust, snow, and spills. Get incredible sound at home, in the yard, or anywhere else imaginable.
  • Wireless Stereo Pairing: Pair two SoundCore 2 (updated version only) together via a single device for big stereo sound.

Final Words

Choosing the right speaker for your needs is important, as this will dictate how it looks and what features you’ll need. Based on your preferences in design or sound quality, there are several options to choose from when shopping for speakers.

If you’re looking for something that can blend into an office desk, Harman Kardon offers many different models with varying designs and sounds; however, if you want something more contemporary then JBL might be best suited to meet those needs. No matter which brand suits your tastes best, we hope these top 10 speaker brands gave you some ideas about where to start!

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Over the years, Richard has tried his hand at a variety of creative outlets. While he doesn't consider himself to have reached a level of expertise, Richard has mastered various instruments and most recently enjoys composing cinematic works that take listeners on an emotional journey. He takes great pride in remaining unbiased and dedicated to the audience, constantly striving for improvement and innovation. He is an audiophile and loves to test out new home theater receivers, music systems, hi-fi systems, soundbars, speakers, televisions, earphones... pretty much anything that can produce sound!