Bookshelf speakers are one of the older types of speaker sets but still stay in popular demand. Big speakers might produce mighty sound but not everyone needs it and sometimes one doesn’t have enough space to accommodate a large-sized speaker. A small set of speakers not just looks aesthetically balanced but can also offer good enough listening experience. A good bookshelf speaker can be just the right fit if you are setting up a stationary setup. We’ve compiled a list of some great bookshelf speakers on Amazon that offer great value for money.
This is one of the most popular choices of bookshelf speakers for audiophiles. The company claims that they deliver studio-grade sound output that is not just good for listening to music but also for audio production. It comes with Bluetooth connectivity which allows you to pair and use it with any smartphone or other Bluetooth source. It has 50 watts of 4-inch polypropylene-coated woofer and 0.75-inch ferrofluid-cooled silk-dome tweeter that is claimed to offer optimised sonic performance. It also has an ultra-wide frequency range from 70Hz–20,000Hz. It is also claimed to have custom-tuned rear ports for smooth, even bass extension. It also has a minimalistic yet stylish design with an all-black body and neon green rings around the woofer and tweeter.
The Edifier R1280DB is also one of the popular bookshelf speakers that have 4-inch bass and 13mm silk dome tweeter and don’t cost a bomb. They come with optical, Bluetooth and AUX connectivity options that make it compatible with all Bluetooth enabled devices. The set weighs 5.5kg which makes it portable enough in case you would like to shift your setup. Designwise, the speakers look pretty neat as they come in a black wood body that blends well in most setups. On the side panel, it also has knobs for adjusting the EQ as per your liking. You can simply twist the knobs on the side control unit to fit for your own personal preference of sound. The speakers come with a remote that allows you to easily switch inputs, adjust volume and power.
The JBL Professional NANO K4.4 come with an intimidating design in all black and a red ring around the subwoofer. Apart from entertainment, the company says it is designed for professional studios, music class or home recording monitoring and supports Bluetooth pairing with smart audio devices. Like others in this list, the Nano K4 has Bluetooth and supports wireless connection with a range of devices. The company also boasts of Image Control Waveguide technology that is claimed to bring greater depth and subtle details to the audio output. Having its base cut into two planes, the monitor pair can stand straight up or tilt 12 degrees backwards.
The R1700BT is one of the finest bookshelf speakers in its price range, that not just offers good sound but also looks very different. It has an edgy wooden design that stands out compared to other speakers on this list. It produces 66W RMS from the 4 inches bass driver and 19mm tweeter driver in each speaker which is claimed to vibrate any room or space that it occupies. For connectivity, it offers Bluetooth connectivity alongside 2x AUX input. Apart from knobs on the side panel to control audio output, the speakers also come with a remote control that can let you switch the input source, control volume, and more.