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.
The Sony HT-NT5 offers distinctive good looks, a superlative feature set and generous performance, making it our favorite sound bar for the price.
The LG SH7B proves how far affordable sound bar/wireless subwoofer systems have come, and sounds equally credible with movies and music.
The SB500 sound bar is easily the best-looking and -sounding Zvox we've ever tested, and among the best for the money, period.
Samsung's HW-K950 Atmos sound bar features dedicated wireless rear speakers and an attractive design.
The Yamaha YSP-5600 projects a huge sound field -- no other sound bar can produce as immersive an experience -- but it can sound thin, and dynamic punch is limited.
The Klipsch R-4B sound bar delivers decent features and sound quality, but better alternatives are available for the same price.
The Audiophiliac spends quality time with the Dynaudio Xeo 2 speakers.
The Definitive Technology W Studio Micro sounds great and packs a wealth of features into a stylish sound bar/wireless sub system.
Albeit expensive, Definitive Technology W Studio Micro sounds great and packs a wealth of features into a stylish sound bar and wireless sub system.