Now that so many people are working from home full-time, a lot of us are spending a lot of time in front of our home computers. And if there’s one thing that’s true about most computers, it’s that they have pretty terrible built-in speakers.
Chances are, you’ll max out the volume button on your laptop and still find the sound too soft to hear your boss on a Zoom or Google Meet conference. And if it’s that bad for a conference call, can you imagine streaming a movie or listening to music?
Luckily, you don’t have to just accept your computer’s shoddy speakers as a fact of life. You can either listen to audio with headphones or, even better, with computer speakers. And there’s even better news: you don’t have to break the bank to get decent computer speakers. There are lots of great speakers for a shopper on a budget. Read more…
BEST FOR UNDER £100
Bose Companion 2 Series III
These speakers deliver amazing, crystal clear sound at a reasonable price.
BEST FOR DURABILITY
These compact, durable speakers deliver the sound you want at a low price.
BEST FOR UNDER £50
Creative Pebble V2
These speakers are small, lightweight, modern and deliver powerful sound with minimal distortion.
BEST FOR DESIGN
If you have the office space, these speakers will deliver great sound from your computer.
BEST FOR LAPTOPS
These small, light, and USB-powered speakers are a great choice if you use a laptop instead of a desktop computer.