February 15, 2020
11 Best Soundbars for Apartments or Smaller Rooms

Are you looking to fill a small space with high-quality sound? A small space doesn't mean you have to let up on your entertainment center's sound quality. A soundbar is a great alternative to a traditional surround sound system and perfect for a small room or apartment. What are the best soundbars for apartments or […]

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February 15, 2020
Does a Soundbar Need a Subwoofer?

Whether you currently have a soundbar or are looking to purchase one, you may be wondering how important a subwoofer is. Some soundbars have subwoofers built-in. Some soundbars have external subwoofer add-ons, and some soundbars don't have any subwoofers at all. Does a soundbar need a subwoofer? A soundbar doesn't need a subwoofer to sound […]

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February 9, 2020
11 Best Soundbars without Subwoofers

A soundbar is one of the first things many home theater owners invest in. It is a great piece to start with whether you plan to expand on your home theater system or not. At the very least, the sound produced by a soundbar exceeds those of your television. For those with limited space or […]

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January 17, 2020
Can a Soundbar Help Someone with Hearing Issues?

Millions of Americans suffer from hearing loss. Rather than relying on the increased volume or closed captioning, soundbar manufacturers are now going above and beyond to cater to the millions of Americans (and people worldwide), so that they can fully enjoy TV and media. Can a soundbar help someone with hearing issues? Yes, there are […]

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January 1, 2020
10 Best Soundbars with Built-In Subwoofers in 2020

Want a soundbar that is sleek, stylish, and minimal, plus meets your requirements for sound and performance? Soundbars with built-in subwoofers are the ultimate choice if you’re looking to cut down on bulk, and you don’t need to sacrifice sound performance with a wide array of affordable options available. What are the best soundbars with […]

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December 2, 2019
Bose Soundbar 700 vs Sonos Playbar - Which is Better?

Both Bose and Sonos are world-renowned brands. Having built their reputations on producing quality products with modern technologies in sleek packages – is it any wonder these brands produce some of the best soundbars on the market today? However, if you are trying to decide which brand’s soundbar you want to purchase, simple spec reviews […]

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November 26, 2019
Nakamichi Shockwafe Pro 7.1.4Ch Review – Is It One of the Best?

There are hundreds of different surround sound configurations available for your home theater set up. Many come from well-known, expensive brands. However, there are plenty of lesser-known brands claiming they offer the same products at a much lower cost. But can you trust these claims? Today, I want to talk about one such product: the […]

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November 10, 2019
What Do Soundbar Channels Mean: Soundbar Channels Explained

Setting up a home theater system comes with a lot of options and specifications to sort through. Deciding on the type of sound system to support your home theater goals is one of those first questions you will need to address. For some, a full surround sound system does not make sense. It is bulkier, […]

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October 15, 2019
Differences Between a Passive Soundbar and Center Channel Speaker

I know what you are thinking. Center channel speakers and passive soundbars both take an amplified signal. They are both positioned front and center in your home theater. They seem pretty similar. Can they be substituted for each other? The answer is no! Passive soundbars and center channel speakers are not the same thing. A […]

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September 23, 2019
Where to Place a Subwoofer with a Soundbar: Subwoofer Placement

Whether you already have a soundbar and you're adding a subwoofer to it or you're looking to purchase a soundbar package that includes a subwoofer, it's important to know where to put it. Subwoofers add great bass and enhance low-pitched audio, which are crucial to a great sound system. Having those elements is the easy […]

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