For people that spend a lot of time in front of computers and like listening to music as they go about their activities, sound bars are advanced, high performance accessories that work better than standard speakers do. They are compact, space efficient, and do not require a lot of skill to install and or use. They are also durable, have advanced speaker systems that boost sound output, and have stylish wireless systems that eliminate the clutter associated with most wired speakers. Currently, the 10 best models include:
10. Samsung HW-FM35 Sound Bar
Certified refurbished, Samsung HW-FM35 is a well-designed 120-watt sound bar with an advanced 2.1channel system that works well. It is black-themed, connects to most computer and television sets via Bluetooth, and has a premium sound engine that DTS and Dolby Digital functionality. If you are tired of the poor sound quality the stock speakers of your television or computer offer, this sound bar will serve you well. It is affordable and comes with sturdy and easy-to-setup mounting brackets.
9. Samsung HW-F850 Sound Bar
This 2013 edition of the liked Samsung HW-F850 is a professional-grade 350-watt wireless audio sound bar that works well with 50-inch and larger television sets. It is durable, has a powerful wireless subwoofer that improves sound quality, and comes with a powerful remote control that eases usage from a distance. You do not have to get up from your couch every now and then to increase or decrease sound quality. This sound bag is easy to setup. It supports several outputs (HDMI in and out, audio, USB, and output ports) and installs in both vertical and horizontal orientations.
8. JBL Cinema SB100 Sound Bar
Sought-after by homeowners worldwide, JBL Cinema SB100 is a black-themed 60-watt sound bar with a unique 2.0-channel design that works well with 27 to 40 inch televisions. It is power efficient, works well with all 100-volt-240-volt electrical outlets, and uses a reliable wired connectivity that does not distort nor lower sound quality in any way. This sound bar has an optical and subwoofer output ports. It also has a built-in power system, a high 80Hz-18 kHz frequency response rate, and a wall mountable system.
7. Sound Appeal 2.1 Sound Bar
Fitted with a unique MAXBASS chip and a large 8.0-inch wireless subwoofer, this 2.1 channel sound bar by Sound Appeal is an advanced household accessory with a 2.4GHz wireless system that serve users well for long. It is durable, has a high-efficiency class D amplifier that improves sound projection, and two discrete tweeters and six mid bass drivers that boosts sound quality further. It has a high frequency response (30Hz-20 kHz). It is also affordable, relatively easy to install, and has a standalone FM radio.
6. Samsung HW-F450/HW-FM45C/ZA Sound Bar
Samsung HW-F450/HW-FM45C/ZA is a high-performance 280-watt sound bar with a well-designed 2.1 channel system that works well. It is stylish, easy to install, and connects reliably via Bluetooth. It is also DTS, Dolby Digital, and 3DE sound plus ready, has a remote and easy to use wall-mounting brackets, and a series of cables (HDMI, USB, Optical, and Audio) that make it one of the most versatile products in this niche. It addition to the rich TV experience on offer, you get a two-year warranty for this bar.
5. Pyle PSBV200BT Sound Bar
Are you looking to envelop you room with dynamic and rich surround sound whenever you are watching a movie or a television program? To get value for money, Pyle PSBV200BT is one of the most recommended products in top 10 best sound bars in 2017 reviews. This 300-watt sound bar is powerful and has a well-designed system that doubles as an FM radio. It also has a USB port and an SD port, a built-in subwoofer, and a powerful wireless remote system that simplifies its customization and usage from a distance.
4. Yamaha YSP-4300 Sound Bar
Featuring an advanced YTS technology that generates powerful bass, Yamaha YSP-4300 is a technologically advanced digital sound projector with a quality 7.1-channel wireless subwoofer system. It has mid-range woofers that boost sound clarity and quality. It also has 22 array speakers that reproduce realistic sounds, a powerful built-in FM tuner, and a front access USB port for connecting iOS devices. You also get four HDMI ports for connecting televisions, computers, and several other accessories, a power efficient engine, and a striking scratch-resistant black mirror finish.
3. VIZIO S3820W-C0B Sound Bar
For those with medium-sized television sets and looking for powerful home theatre sound bars for everyday use, VIZIO S3820W-C0B is an advanced 2.0-channel accessory with an integrated deep bass engine that improves sound quality. It is dark-themed, generates 98dB or immersive sound, and has an easy to install one-cable setup system that works well with several types of television sets. It is also affordable, durable, and has a wireless engine that supports streaming music from tables and phones via Bluetooth.
2. SONOS PLAYBAR TV Sound Bar
SONOS PLAYBAR TV is a single-cable-setup wireless music-streaming speaker with a multi-position design that works well. It is simple, very easy to install, and has a powerful sound engine that guarantees a realistic and immersive listening experience on demand. By adding a Sonos SUB, you can transform it into a 3.1 or 5.1 surround sound bar without sacrificing performance.
1. VIZIO S5451w-C2 Sound Bar
VIZIO S5451w-C2 is a powerful 5.1-channel home theatre sound bar with built in surrounds and a subwoofer. It is durable, connects wirelessly to 55-inch and larger television sets, and offers an impressive 104 decibel-worth of room-filling sound. If you are shopping for a new sound bar and want the best of the best in this niche, you will not regret buying VIZIO S5451w-C2.