Best Surround Sound Systems 2013
Which is the best surround system for your TV or home cinema setup? We pick the best from our latest surround sound system reviews
If a soundbar does not suitably meet your audio needs and you have the room to spare, a decent surround sound system can make a vital difference to your home cinema experience. To appreciate the true majesty of movies on Blu-ray you’ll need to invest in a decent surround sound system, as TV often forsake substance for style.
Whether you’re starting from scratch or looking for speakers to pair with an AV amp, there are many options to choose from – compact 5.1 surround sound systems that deliver dynamic sound without impacting on your living space; serious 7.1 surround sound system packages with large floor-standing speakers; and all-in-one affairs that even throw a Blu-ray player and amplifier into the box.
Whether you have plenty to spend or want to get something on a tight budget, we've picked our regularly updated list of the best surround sound systems to buy.