You listen to vinyl because you love the more authentic sound but how do you know if you’re using the best speakers for vinyl player? If you want the best listening experience possible, you have to use the right speakers. There is a lot to choose from so we researched the top-rated, best-selling options to put together this vinyl speaker review to help. Before we get started, let’s take a look at some of the key things to keep in mind.
Pieces: Some of these speakers come in sets but there are a few that are sold as a single unit. Make sure you take a look because you don’t want to think you’re getting 2 speakers and be angry or disappointed when only 1 arrives.
Size: These speakers are all pretty compact but if you have a small space or if you’re looking for something to fit a particular spot on your bookshelf, take a look at the dimensions to make sure you get the right fit.
Color: Color varies a lot on these models. There are a few plain black options that can easily be set up to blend into your decor. There are some really good-looking options, too, that you’ll want to put where everyone can see.
Bluetooth: You don’t need Bluetooth to listen to vinyl but if you want to get the most use possible from your new speakers, Bluetooth is a great feature to have. We found a lot of great Bluetooth-enabled options for you.
Power: Luckily, all of these speakers are powered so you don’t have to worry about getting any additional equipment. Power does vary from one speaker to another. The higher the number of watts, the more power the speaker has.
Warranty: Warranties are always important and, luckily, a good number of these speakers are covered, some for as many as 2 years. Read the warranty carefully so you know what is and is not covered so there are no surprises.
Now that you have a better idea of what to look for, let’s move into our reviews. Here’s the deal, we put our top and budget picks right first. If you’re in a hurry, that’s the best place to start to get an idea of the range that's available. Keep reading if you have time, we really did find a wide variety and we think you’ll find something that suits you. So, what are the best speakers to use with vinyl? Let’s find out.
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Heather Patton is a lead researcher and writer at GeekWrapped. She has been creating high-quality content for over a decade and covers home, lifestyle, beauty, fashion products and more.
Article last updated on:
September 29, 2019