Best music streamers

Liberating your tunes without the wires

Transport your tunes around the house with five of the best music streamers on the market

1. SONOS BU150
£749, www.sonos.com
Love: Superb sound quality, format support and Wi-Fi reach
Hate: No WMA lossless support. It’s a long way from cheapness

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2. Logitech Squeezebox Duet
£269, www.logitech.co.uk
Love: Compact, attractive and NAS compatible
Hate: Requires both hi-fi and PC

3. Philips Streamium NP2900
£251, www.philips.co.uk
Love Immersive sound. Painless set-up. Big screen
Hate: Pricier than the Boom

4. Apple Airport Express
£93, www.apple.com/uk
Love: Small, compact and cheap, yet musters up very reasonable audio
Hate: “Issues” occur with Windows

5. Logitech Squeezebox Boo
186, www.logitech.co.uk
Love: Easy set-up. Ace sonics
Hate: The screen’s too small. Occasional networking niggles