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Wireless speaker kits are solution designed for setting up home theater speakers without running long wires. These sets have been available for quite a while. However, previous sets usually suffered from high audio distortion as well as susceptibility to wireless interference. Newer sets have remedied some of these issues. I’m going to look at some of the advances in technology over the last few years that have made these sets a serious contender in home theater setups.

First of all, digital technology has revolutionized many aspects of technology. Transmitters for setting up wireless surround sound as shown here are no exception. Most notably, the conversion of the analog audio to a digital signal allows these sets to improve reliability and also sound quality dramatically. This is similar to storing music …

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Lately manufacturers have started to launch products that are able to stream music wirelessly. Streaming music wirelessly obviously simplifies the setting up of loudspeakers in a home. Without having to string wires throughout your home, you can freely distribute content into every room of your house. Using some audio transmitters, you can usually achieve a range of up to 200 feet.

The operating range of audio transmitters actually depends on your surroundings. It also depends on the frequency that is being used by the transmitter. Most transmitters in the US work either at 900 MHz or 2.4 GHz. Some devices also use the 5.8 GHz frequency band. As a rule of thumb, the higher the frequency the lower the operating range. However, there are no walls between the transmitter and speakers, devices that use higher frequencies can …

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Let me show you some categories of wireless speakers as well as some background information. This might come in handy in case you are in the market. Obviously, there are many different categories and even more different models of cordless speakers flooding the market. One of the most saturated category are Bluetooth wireless speakers.

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However, even though Bluetooth speakers are popular, there are also some other categories such as wireless outdoor models or multi-room speaker systems. Each of these categories typically has their own specific market. Let’s start out with the most popular category: Bluetooth speakers.

The reason for the popularity of Bluetooth speakers is the fact that almost all smart phones nowadays do have Bluetooth built-in. There is no need to purchase a separate unit in order to transmit a wireless signal. Also, many models are portable and …