Best speakers 2021: the best hi-fi speakers for every budget

Superb hi-fi speakers to get the best sound from your system

Whether you’re looking for your first pair of speakers as you build a music system, upgrading an old pair of budget speakers or splashing the cash on a premium pair, we’re here to help. 

One-box wireless speakers might take up less space and mean less clutter, but for the best possible sound there’s no substitute for a quality pair of stereo speakers. 

That’s why we’ve created a comprehensive list of the best speakers below. All of these pairs will help get the best possible sound quality from your source kit.

We’ve got all kinds of speakers in the mix: floorstanding, bookshelf, desktop, active and even all-in-one stereo speaker systems all vie for supremacy. Read on for our round-up of the best hi-fi speakers on the market right now.

Wharfedale Diamond 12.3 Review – Diamond Qualities

Wharfedale diamond 12.3 pair of passive floor diffusers, light wood

Wharfedale’s new Diamond 12.5 loudspeakers shine bright and clear thinks Noel Keywood. Wharfedale’s …

Bowers & Wilkins 600 Series 606 S2 Anniversary Edition Oak 2-Way Stand-Mount Loudspeaker System (Pair) Recommended

It might not be supernatural, but David Vivian can’t help but wonder just how B&W has managed to finesse …
KEF LS50 META Review – Meta Made

KEF LS50 Meta – Bookshelf Speaker (Carbon Black) | HiFi | Home Theatre | 40-100 Watts Highly Recommended

KEF’s popular LS50 gets a facelift to Meta form. John Pickford pricks up his ears. Read our KEF LS50 META Review. …
£869.00 £899.00 Buy It Now
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WHARFEDALE DIAMOND 12.1 Review – Diamond Life

Wharfedale Diamond 121 Walnut Pearl Bookshelf Speaker (Pair)

With heritage dating back almost 40 years, Diamonds are forever, says John Pickford. Read our WHARFEDALE DIAMOND 12.1 …
Q ACOUSTICS 3030i Review – High Q

Q Acoustics Q 3030i Bookshelf Speakers (Pair) Carbon Black

High quality from a small loudspeaker that costs little. Noel Keywood enjoys Q Acoustics 3030i. Read our Q ACOUSTICS …
ELAC Debut B6.2 Review – Back in the game

ELAC Debut B6.2 Shelf Speaker Black Decorative Recommended

As Andrew Jones returns to sprinkle magic dust on ELAC’s Debut range, Adam Smith checks out the 2.0 standmount …
DALI Spektor 2 Review

DALI Spektor 2 Bookshelf Speaker Pair Ash Black Recommended

The Danish speaker maker really does have a model for every occasion, along with a knack for nailing the brief. Read …
£209.00 £229.00 Buy It Now
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KEF R3 Standmound Speakers (Pair, Walnut)

KEF says 1000+ changes have gone into its new R Series, so how does this translate to the only standmount loudspeaker …
B&W 607 Review

Bowers & Wilkins 607 S2 Anniversary Edition Bookshelf Speakers White Recommended

WHILE SOME DESIGNS fade into history, others leave a permanent mark. The striking yellow Kevlar drivers of Bowers …
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