AT A GLANCE
Impressive tonal balance
Unusually good dynamics and bass extension
Wired/wireless subwoofer hookups
Obscure menu structure
No subwoofer supplied
It’s priced among the most expensive soundbars and comes without a supplied sub. But if you value dynamics, bass extension, and overall sound quality first, you’ll be well rewarded.
The soundbar proposition is easy to understand: Plunk down some cash, open up one box, and you’ve got home theater, without the bulky speakers, messy wires, and painful expense. It’s all good, right?
You and I know better, of course—
but just how close can you come?