Review: Creative X-Fi Sonic Carrier Dolby Atmos Soundbar

Can a single soundbar plus a wireless subwoofer provide a true 3D immersive audio home theater experience? That’s the question I set out to answer in this review. When it comes to a clean and easy installation, you can’t beat a fully self-contained ... ( read original story ...)

Best Soundbar 2018: The 11 best soundbars and soundbases

A soundbar is the perfect way to upgrade your TV and get cinema-style audio in your living room, with minimal fuss and maximum ease. But which is the right one for you? Our buying guide will help you choose the best soundbars and soundbases. TVs’ built ... ( read original story ...)

Creative Sound BlasterX Katana gaming soundbar [Review]

As a younger man, I was obsessed with audio equipment. I invested in expensive stereo receivers, multiple large speakers, and countless components -- turntable, cassette, CD, mini-disc, and more. Of course, I also connected my television and computer. ( read original story ...)

Review: Bluesound Pulse Soundbar with Pulse Sub

Some soundbars are merely designed as a way to get serviceable sound out of a TV. However, Bluesound’s Pulse Soundbar ($999) aims a lot higher than that; it seeks to deliver an audiophile-quality listening experience while also providing highly flexible ... ( read original story ...)

Yamaha YAS-706 Soundbar Review: Robust Multiroom Audio

As multiroom audio options have increased in recent years, the soundbar has become the hub of the audio ecosystem for many people. Serving double duty as the main speaker for video and music means the expectations are high for these units — as are the ... ( read original story ...)

Best of CES 2018: TCL Roku Smart Soundbar

Soundbars are evolving. They are becoming smarter and taking on more tasks. In 2018 some soundbars learned a new trick—they can listen. What made TCL’s first-ever soundbar interesting is that it is also the first Roku soundbar. Now, “Hey Roku” is ... ( read original story ...)