127 Results for

sound+bar

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Samsung HT-BD8200 Sound Bar - home theater system

The Samsung HT-BD8200 packs a Blu-ray player into a sound bar for unparalleled simplicity, but disappointing sound quality and operational glitches limit its appeal.

By 16 July 2010

3 stars Editors' rating 16 July 2010

Typical price: $1,299.00

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Definitive Technology W Studio Micro: an elegant high-end soundbar

The Definitive Technology W Studio Micro sounds great and packs a wealth of features into a stylish sound bar/wireless sub system.

By 18 December 2015

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Klipsch R-4B: decent if not remarkable soundbar

The Klipsch R-4B sound bar delivers decent features and sound quality, but better alternatives are available for the same price.

By 6 December 2015

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AV receiver buying guide: Step up to high-quality sound

If you want truly great sound, you have to move up from a sound bar to an AV receiver and speakers. Here's what you should know before you buy.

By 5 February 2016

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Yamaha YSP-1600 offers surround sound without extra speakers

This sound bar makes a big impression with excellent psuedo-surround effects and plenty of features.

By 1 November 2015

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Mobile vs. at-home music listening -- what's your preference?

Where do you do the bulk of your listening: at home; in the car, train, bus or plane; or at school or work?

By 28 January 2016

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Vizio's surround bar looks great, sounds uneven

The Vizio SB4051 packs a wealth of features into a compact sound bar/wireless sub system, and its satellite speakers produce true, room-filling surround sound

By 22 April 2015

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Sony's newest $1,500 sound bar offers Bluetooth headphone listening

Sony's HT-ST9 sound bar is the company's newest flagship at $1,499 and it offers some unique features such as support for Bluetooth headphones and IP control.

By 20 April 2015

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Focal Dimension: The best sound bar yet?

Ooh la la! This French sound bar wows the Audiophiliac!

By 12 October 2014

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Back to basics: The Yamaha R-S201 stereo receiver

Stereo audio systems are super-easy to setup, and can sound better than a sound bar.

By 8 February 2015