Sound Bars Reviews & News – everything electronic Thu, 15 Mar 2018 19:17:11 +0000 en-US hourly 1 Sony HT-Z9F is World’s First 3.1ch Dolby Atmos Sound Bar Wed, 17 Jan 2018 04:47:36 +0000
Sony’s Flagship Dolby Atmos and DTS:X Sound Bar for 2018 Debuts Along With Less Expensive Model Sony is going after the high-end of the sound bar market with the introduction of two models that both offer Dolby Atmos and DTS:X virtual surround processing, while also perfectly matching Sony’s 2018 TV line-up. The less expensive, $600 […]]]> 0
Polk Audio Command Bar is Alexa Enabled Soundbar Wed, 10 Jan 2018 06:28:03 +0000
Amazon Alexa Enabled Sound Bar with Wireless Subwoofer and Remote Control At CES 2018, Polk Audio introduced Command Bar, a voice-controlled sound bar with the Amazon Alexa Voice Service built in. It’s due out spring 2018 for $299.95 and includes a wireless subwoofer, remote control and is 4K HDR compliant. When you say “Alexa”, the […]]]> 0
Samsung Soundbar NW700 is Wall-Mountable (2018) Thu, 28 Dec 2017 13:00:40 +0000
Features a built-in subwoofer inside a slimmer design Samsung announced a new premium wall-mountable soundbar called the NW700 Sound+ that replaces the MS650 Sound+ sound bar. The new NW700 Sound+ soundbar sports a slim and sleek external design optimized for wall mounting underneath Samsung’s super-thin televisions. NW700 Sound+ measures 53.5mm across and is 41% narrower than […]]]> 0
Q Acoustics M2 Soundbase Does 180-degree Sound Thu, 14 Dec 2017 10:44:43 +0000
Q Acoustics recently released the affordable M2 soundbase for $350. It delivers 180-degree room-filling sound thanks to a built-in down-firing dual voice-coil subwoofer for punchy low-end bass. To add even more depth and weight a MoviEQ function can be activated to emphasise the bass further and enhance movie soundtracks and video game action. To eliminate […]]]> 0
Yamaha Introduces Affordable YAS-207 Sound Bar with DTS Virtual:X Tue, 13 Jun 2017 03:23:35 +0000
Yamaha announced the new YAS-207 sound bar with wireless subwoofer for $300. It will be the first to incorporate DTS Virtual:X for immersive 3D surround sound. This new post-processing virtualization technology developed by DTS Inc. can move sounds around and above the listener even though it is coming from only one speaker. DTS Virtual:X also up mixes any […]]]> 0
VIZIO Sound Bars for 2017 Roll Out Wed, 26 Apr 2017 13:00:44 +0000
VIZIO just announced six sound bars priced from $80 to $250. All include Bluetooth, but the more expensive SmartCast models include Chromecast built-in for easy streaming of songs over WiFi from Chromecast-enabled audio apps for uninterrupted playback. The SmartCast collection can be controlled by VIZIO SmartCast Mobile, an app that transforms any mobile device into […]]]> 0
Denon HEOS Bar and Wireless Subwoofer Simplify Home Audio Fri, 07 Apr 2017 13:00:02 +0000
Denon announced the wireless HEOS Bar soundbar with HEOS Subwoofer. The $1400 combo works together for a wire-free TV sound or home audio solution, but each can be bought separately. The sound bar improves TV sound or functions as a Bluetooth music-streaming solution with or without HEOS multi-room capabilities. It’s a three-channel design, suitable for screens […]]]> 0
Sonos PLAYBASE Wireless Speaker Goes Under TV Thu, 23 Mar 2017 13:00:02 +0000
Under-the-TV Speaker Does Double Duty as Sound Bar or Wireless Loudspeaker Sonos announced their latest speaker for the home called PLAYBASE. This $700 versatile speaker is designed to be placed under a TV so it can double as a sound bar or wireless music speaker. It also works seamlessly with the Sonos app, and the […]]]> 0
Fluance Introduces Affordable AB40 SoundBase Mon, 13 Feb 2017 18:29:10 +0000
Fluance just introduced the AB40 High Performance Soundbase. The $250 under-the-TV-speaker is deeper than a standard soundbar, because it includes a downward firing subwoofer. The company says you’ll get room-shaking bass as low as 30Hz with an immersive and wide soundstage for an enveloping in-home cinema experience. Fluance implemented 3D Sound technology that uses bass boost and psychoacoustics to […]]]> 0
Integra DLB-5 Sound Bar Decodes DTS:X or Dolby Atmos Mon, 28 Nov 2016 19:16:13 +0000
Integra today introduced one of the very first object-based surround sound bars to support the latest DTS:X and Dolby Atmos home theater formats which provide a height-channel. The $1200 three-piece audio system is called the DLB-5 and is comprised of a slim line A/V receiver, passive sound bar, and a powerful 50-watt 6.5″ wireless powered subwoofer. […]]]> 0