The best home music systems include the Sonos Wireless HiFi System and the Samsung HT-C6500, according to The Wirecutter and CNET. These systems combine high audio quality with stylish design and reliable performance.
The Sonos Wireless HiFi System is a modular whole-house audio system. Sonos accepts wireless control inputs from computers, smartphones and tablets, and can play multiple music streams simultaneously. In addition to playing music stored on wireless devices, Sonos streams music from services such as Spotify, Google Play and Amazon Cloud Player.
The Sonos Wireless HiFi System has many components, allowing each customer to adapt the system according to her preference. Available components include speakers, a subwoofer, a wireless bridge and several all-in-one music players.
The Samsung HT-C6500 home theater system features a Blu-ray player, wireless streaming and 1 gigabyte of storage. Like the Sonos Wireless HiFi System, the Samsung HT-C6500 streams music from services such as Pandora. It also streams video from YouTube, Netflix and Vudu, and displays photos from USB-connected devices. This home theater system generates top-quality audio.
The Samsung HT-C6500 system includes two front speakers, a subwoofer, two rear speakers, a center channel and a main unit that contains the Blu-ray player and the amplifier. All components have a high-gloss black finish.