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Surprising speaker brands topping our tests: are you paying too much for big brands?

Surprise successes and disappointing flops have been revealed in our recent months of audio testing. Plus some remarkable trends have developed, with some lesser-known and unheard-of brands excelling in our...

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Google Chromecast Audio has been discontinued: grab it while you can

The Google Chromecast Audio allows you to upgrade your existing stereo or speakers with features such as music streaming – all for £30

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Bluetooth speakers: Yamaha MusicCast reviewed and a costly Don’t Buy uncovered

This month the Which? lab reviews multi-room speakers the Yamaha MusicCast 20 (WX-021), Ruark Audio MRx and Google Home Max, plus portable Bluetooth speakers the Marley No Bounds Sport (EM-JA016) and Jam Hang Around (HX-P505).

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Google Home Max test results revealed: is it a Best Buy speaker?

We've reviewed the Google Home Max smart speaker with Google Assistant, which aims to rival the Amazon Echo and Apple Homepod. Find out whether it has the best sound quality of all along with everything else you need to know.

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Google Home Max: sound to rival the Apple HomePod and Amazon Echo?

Initial thoughts about the Google Home Max are back from the Which? lab. Does it sound good enough to be a genuine contender to the HomePod or Echo? Find out whether this could be the voice-controlled speaker for you in 2018.

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Smart speakers to look out for in 2018

Last year was a big year for smart speaker launches and 2018 proves to be no exception, with new models from Google, Samsung, Facebook and more to come.

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Google Home Mini and five new smart hubs to get excited about

Amazon and Google have bolstered their smart home catalogue with six new devices. Which one should be on your shopping list?

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