Sonos mul­ti­room sys­tem

Stuff Middle East - - Top Tens - from US$199 / sonos.com

If you want to pre­tend your favourite band are play­ing in your liv­ing room, there’s no bet­ter op­tion than a Sonos wire­less speaker. They look great, work with your smart­phone and, most im­por­tantly, boom out your tunes with daz­zling fi­nesse – from the com­pact Play:1 ($199) to the flag­ship Play:5 ($499), a speaker re­designed from the ground up last year. Stuff says ★★★★★ In­fi­nite mu­sic in ev­ery room with­out the need for cus­tom in­stall­ers? Sign us up!

Naim Mu-so US$1400 / naimau­dio.com

How much for a wire­less speaker?! Well, yes, but what a wire­less speaker it is. Naim has ploughed all of its high-end hi-fi ex­pe­ri­ence into de­liv­er­ing a beau­ti­fully made, great­sound­ing de­vice with Air­Play, Spo­tify Con­nect and aptX Blue­tooth all on board. Stuff says ★★★★★ A wire­less speaker that can make a valid claim to be gen­uine hi-fi

KEF Muo ★★★★★ US$299 / kef.com

The KEF Muo may be the size of a soda can but it cre­ates a room-fill­ing sound, which is nice in­deed.

Naim Mu-so Qb ★★★★★ US$1000 / naimau­dio.com

Com­ple­ments its big brother’s more re­fined char­ac­ter with a con­fi­dent pre­sen­ta­tion.

Google Chrome­cast Au­dio ★★★★★ US$35 / google.com/chrome­cast

Stream Spo­tify to your old hi-fi with this smart and highly af­ford­able don­gle.

Bowers & Wilkins Zep­pelin Wire­less ★★★★★ US$6999 / bowers-wilkins.com

This is the ul­ti­mate wire­less speaker for the stream­ing-savvy au­dio­phile.

Bowers & Wilkins T7 ★★★★★ US$349 / bowers-wilkins.com

There are a mil­lion por­ta­ble Blue­tooth speak­ers in the world, but few bet­ter than the B&W T7.

Mon­i­tor Au­dio Airstream S200 ★★★★★ US$299 / mon­i­torau­dio.co.uk

It may look like a floppy sky­scraper, but this takes up lit­tle space and makes lovely noise.

Cam­bridge Au­dio Go ★★★★★ US$180 / cam­bridgeau­dio.com

It sounds awe­some, it’s re­ally well built and its bat­tery lasts a mas­sive 18 hours.

Yamaha Mu­sicCast ★★★★★ from US$199 / ae.yamaha.com

Yamaha’s mul­ti­room sys­tem of­fers a range of op­tions from sound­bars to clock speak­ers.

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