2015 Best
Sound Bar Review
REVIEWS AND COMPARISONS
Rankings
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10
$285.29
$279.00
$329.99
$304.92
$298.00
$249.95
$475.00
$396.99
$620.00
$399.00
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Ratings
Overall Rating
Audio Performance
Connectivity
Peripherals
Help & Support
9.28
8.28
7.95
7.25
6.98
6.75
6.03
5.73
5.48
5.28
9.38
8.13
7.50
6.88
7.50
7.50
8.13
6.25
8.75
6.88
8.75
7.50
7.50
6.88
5.63
5.00
2.50
4.38
1.88
2.50
10.00
10.00
9.38
7.50
6.25
8.75
6.88
6.25
1.25
6.88
10.00
10.00
10.00
10.00
10.00
7.50
8.13
7.50
7.50
6.25
Audio Performance
Sound Quality
?
A+
B+
B
B-
B
B
B+
C+
A-
B
Dialogue Clarity
?
A+
A-
B
B-
B
A-
B+
A-
A-
A
Bass Response
?
A+
B
B
A
A
B
B-
C-
A+
C
Surround Sound Simulation
?
A+
B-
C-
B-
C-
C-
A-
C-
B
C+
Number of Sound Bar Drivers
?
5
4
6
6
Not Specified
6
3
6
9
5
Channels
?
3.0
4.1
2.1
2.1
2.1
Not Specified
3.1
2.1
Not Specified
Not Specified
Multiple Sound Modes
?
 
 
 
Connectivity
Bluetooth
?
 
 
 
Maximum Bluetooth Range (feet)
?
45
30.7
66
41
41.1
74
 
65
 
 
Home Bluetooth Range (feet)
?
33
25
37
27.3
39
49
 
31
 
 
HDMI Input
?
1
1
1
2
3
 
 
 
 
 
Optical Input
?
Aux Input
?
 
 
 
 
 
Digital Audio
?
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Analog Audio
?
 
 
 
 
 
USB
?
 
 
 
 
 
 
Wi-Fi
?
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Peripherals
Remote Control Quality
?
A
A
A
B
C
A
B
B-
 
C
Remote Control Range (feet)
?
81
111
57
120
35
36
34
44
 
104
Separate Subwoofer Driver Size (inches)
?
 
6
6
8
6
 
8
6.5
 
 
Subwoofer Placement
?
 
Front-Firing
Side-Firing
Side-Firing
Front-Firing
 
Down- Firing
Down- Firing
 
 
Smartphone App
?
 
 
 
 
 
 
Help & Support
Warranty
?
One year
One year
One year
One year
One year
One year
One year electronics, three years speakers
One year
One year
One year
Live Chat
?
 
 
 
 
Phone
?
Email
?
 
Sound Bar Dimensions
Length (inches)
?
3.15
4
2.3
2.7
4.6
2.2
3.6
4.74
5.51
14
Width (inches)
?
53.74
42
37.3
54.6
35.4
35
43
35.98
35.43
24.75
Height (inches)
?
4.14
2.4
1.9
2.8
2
5.2
2.17
4.05
3.35
3
Weight (pounds)
?
9.3
6.2
5
7.9
5.3
8.8
5.7
13.2
11.9
12
Subwoofer Dimensions
Length (inches)
?
 
11.7
15
12.1
15
 
11.61
9.01
 
 
Width (inches)
?
 
11.7
13
5.7
13.5
 
13.7
9.01
 
 
Height (inches)
?
 
13
7
16.9
6.7
 
14.3
10.01