The 9 Best In-Wall Speakers

If you want to enjoy powerful sound while listening to your favorite playlist or watching a movie, but don’t like the usual large speakers that occupy a lot of space, then an in-wall speaker could be the perfect choice for you. They can be installed easily and integrate seamlessly into your space while still providing exceptional audio experience.

We compiled a list of the best in-wall speakers in all price ranges. These speakers are designed to provide the best quality regardless of your budget.

Micca M-8S 8 Inch 2-Way In-Wall Speaker with Pivoting 1″ Silk Dome TweeterMicca M-8S 8 Inch 2-Way In-Wall Speaker with Pivoting 1″ Silk Dome Tweeter

The Micca M-8S is a mid-range in-wall speaker that offers high customization for every music genre, thanks to the 1-inch soft dome tweeter and the high excursion 8-inch poly woofer. The Mica poly woofer provides enhanced bass as well as natural sounding vocals. The tweeter, on the other hand, is responsible for the smallest details, making sure every tone comes out in its intended way.

The exceptional design and high-quality components allow balanced sound, whether you want to listen to some soft background music or enjoy realistic and powerful theater sound during your movie nights.

It is very easy to install with basic knowledge and tools, and it is also paintable if you want to match it to the color of your walls. The maximum power is 100 watts and the crossover network measures 12 decibels per octave. The speaker measures 10 inches in width and 14 inches in height. It weighs 5 pounds.


Polk Audio RC85i 2-Way In-Wall SpeakersPolk Audio RC85i 2-Way In-Wall Speakers

Polk Audio constantly delivers popular audio equipment, and we chose these speakers as they have the perfect balance between price and functionality. The speakers feature a mineral-filled polymer-composite cone that will undoubtedly outlast the commonly used cheaper foam surround. In addition to that, it is equipped with eight-inch dynamic balance and a metalized soft dome tweeter, both responsible for the exceptional clarity and balance of the sound.

The water-resistant materials allow you to install this speaker in a bathroom or even outdoors, and it has an ability to disperse the sound equally throughout the room, rather than sounding good only in certain spots like some cheaper speakers tend to do.

The installation is very easy, you’ll only have to thread the wire through the holes, and secure the speaker wherever you want with the help of the rotating clams. The grille and flange are paintable once installed, so these speakers will virtually disappear in your room. The speaker measures 10 x 14 inches and weighs 5.5 pounds. The maximum output power is 100 watts and the audio sensitivity is 90 decibels.


Pyle In-Wall/ In-Ceiling Dual 8.0” Enclosed Speaker SystemsPyle In-Wall / In-Ceiling Dual 8.0” Enclosed Speaker Systems

If you really want your speakers to be completely unnoticeable, then check out the Pyle In-Wall enclosed speaker system. The vented housing enclosures are not only responsible for the minimalistic look of these speakers, but they also make sure you get the most powerful bass sound. The materials are water resistant, so you can mount these speakers in a sauna, near a shower, or in your backyard. The efficient frequency response measures from 80Hz to 20kHz and, matched with the large output power of 150 watts, fills your space with powerful sound, which makes it perfect for house parties or an exceptional movie experience.

The practical speaker terminals allow quick and easy installation. The 8- inch long-throw woofers and the 1-inch titanium dome tweeters make sure you’ll get the most balanced mids and highs, and the deepest bass sounds. The speakers are 10 inches high and 14 inches wide and are sold in a pair, thus the 150 watts of power will turn into 300 watts, which results in an impressive maximum volume. You can get these speakers in white, silver, and black.


Acoustic Audio R191 In Ceiling/ In Wall 5 Speaker SetAcoustic Audio R191 In Ceiling / In Wall 5 Speaker Set

This speaker set is a perfect choice for you if you want to fil your entire home with sound. When you install all the 5 speakers, you’ll be able to enjoy the huge 1000-watt power output. The speakers feature 12 millimeter soft dome tweeters and paintable frames and grills, which enables blending with the surrounding walls.

The 5.25-inch woofers are equipped with high rigidity polypropylene cones, and the butyl rubber surrounds allow greater durability. The minimalistic housings and the wall-lock mounting system are designed for quick installation, and the included cut-out templates will further simplify the mounting process.

The frequency response of these speakers is 45 Hz-22 kHz per speaker and the frequency crossover is 2200 Hz. They are also fairly small and lightweight, measuring 7.6 x 7.6 inches and weighing 2.25 pounds. The speakers are designed for a wide range of applications, including home theaters, bathrooms, home surround sound, boats, and offices. If you are looking for an inexpensive but powerful speaker set, this option from Acoustic Audio won’t disappoint you.


JBL SP6II In-Wall/In-Ceiling Home Theater Surround Sound LoudspeakerJBL SP6II In-Wall/In-Ceiling Home Theater Surround Sound Loudspeaker

If you’ve ever purchased any audio equipment, then you’ve without doubt encountered JBL products. They are one of the most popular companies in the industry. Getting a JBl speaker is a safe bet. This speaker will satisfy even the pickiest audio enthusiasts. The titanium-laminate cone is responsible for clean and undistorted bass, while the 1-inch titanium-laminate tweeter delivers a clear high-frequency response, from 36 Hz to 20kHz. The amplifier is capable of producing up to 80 watts of output power and the rubber surrounds ensure greater durability.

The speaker measures 8 inches in width and 10 inches in height, and weigh 10 pounds. It is suitable for multiple uses, including a home theater and natural, balanced music. The proprietary Elliptical Oblate Spheroidal™ (EOS) waveguide technology ensures that the sound is distributed equally throughout the room, and you can also purchase this speaker in a pair if you want to enjoy a powerful surround sound. The frame and grille are paintable, and the shallow mounting depth allows for easy and customizable installation.


Klipsch R-5502-W II In-Wall SpeakerKlipsch R-5502-W II In-Wall Speaker

This Klipsch In-Wall Speaker is a perfect high-end option for those who are willing to spend more for the highest-quality performance. The simple design and paintable grille will make sure this speaker integrates seamlessly into your space, and you can install it vertically or horizontally.

The Dual 5.25” Cerametallic™ cone woofers are matched with the Pivoting Tractrix Horn tweeter for the most powerful, yet clear sound. Linear Travel Suspension is added to the tweeter to increase the detail and smoothness of high frequencies. The unique horn-loaded technology increases the maximum power output while also keeping distortion to a minimum.

This speaker will work efficiently for left and right channel use if placed vertically, and for the center channel use if placed horizontally. The peak power output is 300 watts and the frequency response is 46 Hz – 20 kHz. You can easily tailor the sound for specific uses with the convenient bass and treble switches with custom EQ settings.


Theater Solutions TS50W 5.25-Inch Kevlar In-Wall SpeakersTheater Solutions TS50W 5.25-Inch Kevlar In-Wall Speakers

These speakers were made with movie fanatics in mind. They can also be efficiently used for music or commercial use. They come in a lower price range, but they don’t lack in quality of build nor the power of sound. The 5.25″ woven fiber cone woofers provide a full range of tones and are also sturdy and built to stand the test of time.

The swing-out leg mounting system makes them extremely easy to install. They also feature an ultra-wide sound dispersion design. The aluminum grills are paintable and also feature additional rust protection so you can safely mount these speakers in a bathroom or a sauna.

This speaker also features pivoting silk titanium dome tweeters and 12 decibels per octave crossovers. The maximum output power is 200 watts, which is fairly impressive for a speaker in this price range. It measures 7.5 inches in length and 11 inches in height and weighs 2.5 pounds. These speakers are usually sold in a pair.


Yamaha NS-IW760 6.5″ 2-Way In-Wall Speaker SystemYamaha NS-IW760 6.5″ 2-Way In-Wall Speaker System

Another option from a trustworthy company is the Yamaha 2-Way In-Wall Speaker System. It delivers high-quality sound with a simple design. The speakers can be installed vertically for left and right channel use, and horizontally if you want to use them as a center channel. The maximum power input of this system is 13 watts and the frequency response ranges from 50Hz to 24 kHz. Every speaker features Dual 6.5″ cone woofers and a 1″ soft dome tweeter for powerful and balanced sound.

The frames and grills of the speakers are paintable, and each speaker measures 23 inches in height and 8 inches in width.


Monoprice Amber In-Wall SpeakerMonoprice Amber In-Wall Speaker

The Monoprice Amber speaker features a modern design with paintable and removable magnetic grille. The carbon fiber woofer cone with rubber surround delivers enhanced bass sound, the carbon fiber mid-range drive makes sure the mids are clear and articulate, and the ribbon tweeter allows smoother highs. They are designed to react quickly to all musical nuances, with the least distortion.

The maximum output power of this speaker is 200 watts and the frequency response ranges from 56 Hz to 20 kHz. It is fairly large when compared to other speakers on this list, as it measures 20 inches in height and 10 inches in width. However, the low profile design will make sure this speaker fits discreetly in your space.