Will Polk's Noise-Canceling Headphones Sound as Sweet as Polk Speakers?

Polk Audio's speakers are hands down some of our favorites, so we're pretty curious what the company's new UltraFocus 8000 noise-canceling headphones will sound like. If they can cram some of that goodness into a portable package? Aural heaven. » 1/06/12 9:00am 1/06/12 9:00am

Giant BBQ Grill Trailer: Electronics and Pork Make a Great Combination

Some men build skyscrapers. Some men build pyramids. And some men, really, really great men, build gigantic BBQ trailers. The winner of Crutchfield's "You Dream It We'll Help You Build It" contest, Michael Seville took his late father's 10-foot long galvanized propane tank and mounted it as the chief component of this… » 10/23/08 11:45am 10/23/08 11:45am

Polk Audio SurroundBar 360 DVD Theater Does 5.1 With a Single Speaker

The Skinny: Polk Audio SurroundBar 360 DVD Theater rocks the 5.1-channel sound with one slim bar-shaped bank of speakers. Pop a DVD into the separate console and you've got an instant home theater that can toss sounds every which way. The Catch: We're wondering how gutsy that "PowerPort" bass is going to sound, but fear… » 1/04/08 5:00pm 1/04/08 5:00pm

The Field Guide to Faux-Surround Soundbars

OK, we're calling it: this is the year of the sound bar, those long, slender speaker boxes that you see freakin' everywhere. (Today alone we mentioned three companies introducing a total of six new models!) When our very own Brian Lam was at CES this past January, he heard the editor-in-chief of a top home… » 8/13/07 10:58pm 8/13/07 10:58pm

Polk Audio SurroundBar50 Gives you Surround Sound in One Very Long…

Polk Audio's latest HE audio system, the SurroundBar50, is 51 inches of speaker that gives you surround sound from just one speaker. The aluminum-covered unit contains nine mid/bass drivers with Neodymium magnets, three dome tweeters and a four-PC board crossover, and Polk's Stereo Dimensional Array (SDA) technology on … » 8/13/07 3:42am 8/13/07 3:42am