The Sony HT-ST7 soundbar with wireless subwoofer is now available to purchase in the U.S.
This highend HD soundbar has 7.1 channels and is being aimed at consumers who want the very best in sound performance, but also want the simplicity of a soundbar and sub woofer.
Soundbars have become very popular over the last couple of years as the sound quality has pretty much gotten worse, as the TVs have become slimmer. As the TVs are now so slim, the speakers have become smaller, and the vast majority of the point down, rather than forwards.
So a soundbar has become the easiest way to upgrade your sound. But Sony are going one step further with the Sony HTST7 and say that this soundbar isn’t like most, and isn’t just there to make things louder.
“Unlike many other sound bars that focus on making the TV louder, we focused on great sound, delivering a dynamic stage and an immersive true 7.1 home theater experience.”
The Sony HTST7 sound bar speaker has an aluminum chassis and features independent speaker drivers and 7 discrete amplifiers. It supports Dolby TrueHD and DTS-HD Master Audio decoders for the very best sound quality, along with deep bass from its dual driver wireless subwoofer.
Designed for the very best audio quality, it provides levels typically only found larger component based home theaters.
The soundbar is for more than just your HDTV, it also features fuilt in Bluetooth connections with (AAC and AptX), and also OneTounch NFC to enable instant link and streaming. Along with the wireless links, it also features 7 inputs, 3 HDMI, 3 digital audio, 1 analog, along with an Audio Return Channel 9ARC).
The Sony HT-ST7 looks like it will be ideal for someone who is looking for a simple but effective upgrade, such as a soundbar, but wants the quality of a full system.
The HT-ST7 is currently available from Amazon for $1299.