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Samsung VL550 review

£549.00 Typical price

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Key features
  • Home speaker
  • Works with Alexa
Reviewed

Dual-branded Samsung and AKG, the VL550 is a long and thin wireless speaker that looks ideal for putting on a table or countertop. Samsung promises 'a spectacular audio experience' with 'crystal-clear sound' that's 'fine-tuned and certified by AKG.' It's packed with features including a remote control and music streaming, plus you can control it with your voice via a separate Alexa device. So does this speaker deliver? Our experts found out.

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We have tested 160 wireless, smart and Bluetooth speakers and found that there are 14 Don't Buys and 31 Best Buys.
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  2. 59%
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  3. 88%
    Highest score
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