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25 Soundbars That Will Make You Ditch Your Regular Loudspeakers

Thinking about giving in and going the soundbar route? These 25 versatile speakers offer a wealth of features that support their integration into the modern home.

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INTEGRA DLB-40.6

Known primarily for its electronics such as A/V receivers, Integra also offers dealers soundbar products. The brand’s DLB-40.6 is a multi-channel solution that features Integra’s AuraSphere DSP technology that is said to produce an immersive 3D audio experience that the company augments with a companion small-footprint subwoofer. Other attributes of the DLB-40.6 include Dolby Digital decoding, Bluetooth wireless audio compatibility, optical and coaxial digital inputs, an analog input and a USB port into which users can plug their smart products as music sources. Integra says the DLB-40.6 is designed for TVs larger than 40 inches.

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ARCAM SOLO
With decoding for all of the major high-resolution audio file types, the Solo...
ARTISON STUDIO 55
The flagship soundbar from the Nevada-based company is the Studio 55. Artison...
ATLANTIC TECHNOLOGY FS3
The slim-profile FS3 features a 42-inch long enclosure and a three-channel left,...
BOSE SOUNDTOUCH 300
Bose has been an innovator in the home theater market for decades, and its new...
DEFINITIVE TECHNOLOGY W STUDIO MICRO
Standing less than 2 inches tall, Definitive’s 3.1 W Studio Micro incorporates the...
INTEGRA DLB-40.6
Known primarily for its electronics such as A/V receivers, Integra also offers...
JAMES LOUDSPEAKER CUSTOM SPL3 LCR
With a slim 1.5-inch profile, the SPL3 is intended to match the physical appearance...
KEF HTF8003
Representing the latest from British manufacturer KEF’s famous industrial design...
KLIPSCH REFERENCE R-10B
Diversifying the company’s Reference line, the R-10B is meant to complement the...
LEON SPEAKERS HZOTO
Powered; thin; digital; custom crafted to match any TV … in less than 10 words...
MARTINLOGAN MOTION VISION X
While more known for its electrostatic speakers, MartinLogan’s Motion Vision X...
NEXT LEVEL ACOUSTICS FUSION LCR
A relative newcomer, Next Level Acoustics is based in Massachusetts and its latest...
NILES CYNEMA SOUNDFIELD
Niles Audio is one of the few companies that offers an in-wall sound-bar. The unique...
PARADIGM SOUNDSCAPE
Residing in the Canadian company’s SHIFT series of products, the Soundscape is...
PEERLESS-AV XTREME OUTDOOR SOUNDBAR
Drawing from its diversified manufacturing and product experience, Peerless-AV’s...
PHASE TECHNOLOGY TSB3.0
The three-channel TSB3.0 from Phase Tech employs the company’s Enhanced Voice...
POLK AUDIO MAGNIFI MINI
With industry-standard technologies such as Dolby Digital and Blue-tooth, as well as...
PSB SPEAKERS IMAGINE W3
Developed for use as a standalone speaker or as a complement to PSB architectural...
RBH SOUND ULTRA 3 SERIES
Utah-based RBH has always emphasized the performance of its custom installation...
SONANCE ADJUSTABLE-WIDTH SOUNDBAR
Flexing its industrial design muscle — which brought innovations such as trimless...
SONOS PLAYBAR
The popular wireless audio manufacturer has also offered a versatile home theater and...
SONY HT-NT5 TV SOUNDBAR
Sporting a unique design, the HT-NT5 from Sony incorporates the company’s Super...
TERRA SPEAKERS AC FIVE SERIES
Dealers can deploy Terra’s AC Five Series — which includes AC Five 1, AC Five 2...
TRIAD SPEAKERS NANO ONWALL LCR 3.0
With dimensions that are complementary to today’s televisions, the Nano OnWall LCR...
YAMAHA YSP-5600
One of the first companies to promote the benefits of soundbars was Yamaha, whose...

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