Best speaker packages 2021

Product of the year

Best speaker package over £1500

Dali Oberon 5 5.1 Speaker Package

A stylish, pleasant-sounding home cinema speaker package

Best buys

Best speaker package under £500

Wharfedale DX-2

The DX-2 remains the best compact option we've heard

Best speaker package £500-£1000

Wharfedale Diamond 12.1 Home Cinema Pack

This speaker package is pure class for the masses

Best speaker package £1000-£1500

Q Acoustics 3050i 5.1 Cinema Pack

A talented and enjoyable home cinema speaker package

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  • Arron
    Two big disappointments.
    First, no Style Speakers Award -- those readers with WAGs and/or small rooms are left in the dark.
    Second, no Subwoofer Award -- those readers with great speakers that lack bottom end are also in the dark.
    Another year, another set of awards that make What Hi-Fi less relevant than it could be :(