Scott WilkinsonFreelance contributor, TechHive

Scott has written about audio and video technology for 30 years in a wide variety of publications. As a professional musician, he can be heard on the soundtracks of Gladiator, Myst, and other movies and video games.

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Klipsch The Fives review: These Bluetooth bookshelf speakers deliver smooth, refined sound

But the sonic balance tips toward the bass and away from the mids and highs.

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Helm Audio DB12 AAAmp review: This mighty mite of a mobile headphone amplifier sounds mighty fine

Lots of clean gain and no noise in a tiny package—what's not to like?

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Focal Stellia review: The most exquisite headphone we’ve reviewed to date

This magnificent headphone offers a heavenly sound with a devilish price tag.

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DALI Katch One soundbar review: Great sound—under the right circumstances

This soundbar must be placed up against a wall to sound its best, and it requires more space beneath a TV than most.

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1More Dual Driver ANC Pro Wireless review: This in-ear headphone has a split personality, but great phone skills

You’ll get clean, lean sound with ANC off, and rich, bass-heavy sound with ANC on.

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Fluance Ai60 Bluetooth speaker review: Large and in charge!

This pair of powered Bluetooth speakers has the look, feel, and sound of a high-end product without a high-end price.

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Cleer Flow II Bluetooth ANC headphone review: Exceptional sound quality and excellent noise cancelling

Even better, Cleer's ANC headphone is less expensive than the best that higher-profile competitors such as Sony, Bose, and DALI have to offer.

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Ultimate Ears Wonderboom 2 Bluetooth speaker review: A small, sturdy design can't offset poor sound quality

It's nice that the Wonderboom 2 is hardened against water, dust, and drops, but that doesn't mean much when it produces thin sound and wimpy bass.

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Sennheiser Ambeo Soundbar review: High-end sound for a high-end price

Sennheiser expects to fetch top dollar for this sophisticated soundbar, but it fully doesn't deliver the immersive audio experience it promises

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Atlantic Technology FS-HR280 headphone review: Reasonable, but not outstanding sound quality for the price

Vocals sound great, and the comfort level is high, but the overall sound from these cans is slightly veiled.

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iFi hip-dac portable DAC/headphone amp review: Sublime sound from a tiny, well-built package

Compared with a smartphone's built-in DAC/amp, the sound of this gem is a revelation.

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DALI IO-6 Wireless Hi-Fi headphone review: Wonderful, warm sound awaits buyers of these noise-cancelling cans

Exceptional sound quality and noise reduction combine with solid construction and enviable comfort in this top-notch headphone.

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8K vs 4K TVs: Double-blind study by Warner Bros. et al reveals most consumers can’t tell the difference

It depends on your visual acuity and how far you are from the screen. But even under the best conditions, the difference between 4K and 8K is minimal.

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Zvox AV50 wireless noise-cancelling headphone review: There's a lot to like about this headphone

The sound quality is rich and clear, and the active noise cancelling is quite effective, although the vocal enhancer is very subtle.

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Sony 360 Reality Audio review: This headphone-virtualization system expands music beyond your head

Sony's new immersive audio format sounds fantastic with headphones.

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