291 Results for

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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 July 15, 2010

3 stars Editors' rating July 15, 2010

MSRP: $899.00

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Polk Omni SB1

If you're looking for a higher-end sound bar with excellent movie sound, advanced streaming features and full control of dialogue intelligibility, then the Polk Omni SB1 fits the bill well.

By May 20, 2015

3.5 stars Editors' rating May 20, 2015
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Vizio SB4051-C0

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 April 21, 2015

3.5 stars Editors' rating April 21, 2015
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Sony HT-ST5

The Sony ST5 offers fine performance plus a decent mix of features, but it isn't the first sound bar we'd recommend for the price.

By February 18, 2015

3.5 stars Editors' rating February 18, 2015
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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 April 21, 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 April 20, 2015

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Focal Dimension: The best sound bar yet?

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

By October 11, 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 February 7, 2015

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SoundScoopz: The dirt-cheap sound bar alternative

This ingenious accessory redirects the sound from your TV's built-in speakers. Plus: three bonus deals!

By May 21, 2015

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How do I get sound from my TV's apps?

If you've got a smart TV and a soundbar (or receiver and speakers), and you want to use your TV's apps (like Netflix), you might not be able to hear it. You might need additional cable. Here's everything you need to know.

By February 14, 2015