Using optical, my tv controls the volume of the soundbar. Soundbar turns on automatically when my tv is powered on.
Sound is pretty good for the price and the subwoofer is noticeable but not overpowering. It's absolutely amazing with the wifi sub and the hdmi connection allowing for dolby atmos.
My family appreciates the rumble we feel on the floor while watching movies. Buy with confidence, you will not be disappointed.
The clarity is pristine, it gets very loud, thumps decent, but if you're looking for a low house shaking bass rumbling frequency response you will not achieve it with this. And the subwoofer is very thunderous.
Problem stems from it dropping connections to the tv on both e-arc and optical. Swapped hdmi cable - no menu. The cec was always subpar even before this.
The sound quality is subpar even for the price. The wireless subwoofer randomly pops and clicks. I'm no audiophile.
This is the best bang for your buck, that you will find. found a manual for a different model. She's pleased and i am as well feeling that i got her a quality product.
The volume can be cranked up for a cinematic thrill or adjusted for a quiet evening of background music. It handles every audio detail with finesse.
System set up easily with my roku tv. Easy setup to samsung smart tv. Hand power unit works great and easy to manipulate.
If you're looking to bring cinematic audio quality into your living room, this sound bar is a fantastic choice that won't disappoint. Needed to boost the dialogue volume for a brand new tv with excellent visuals but horrible speakers, so took a chance... Read More
At higher volumes, the music seems to noticeably fade in and out. It is only at high volume, but it is noticeable and unpleasant. Now i have to use the sound bar remote to control the audio where before when they connected correctly.