Best Budget Soundbar Under £200 UK – Best of 2018 – Reviews & Expert Advice

Soundbar Under £200 UK
A sound bar is a sort of sound amplifier. Similar to a projector, a sound bar projects sound for a large area. They may be considered as complementary to the TV or PC speakers. A sound bar consists of a collection of two to three sound drivers enclosed in a cabinet. Sometimes a sub woofer is also attached to the main body of the sound bar. Together both the sound bar and the sub woofer work in sync to produce surround sound and give an immersive acoustic experience.

Bose Solo 5 TV Sound bar System – black

Bose Solo 5 TV sound bar system is a single sound bar that provides higher sound quality as compare to your TV. This sound bar has been designed to help clearly reproduce everything from dialogue to details. There is a dialogue mode which makes every dialogue clear in HD sound helping to produce crisp voice quality. This sound bar system comes with adjustable bass controls that can be adjusted according to the specific program to give you that extra bass that you had been wanting. It also provides wireless Bluetooth connectivity with your smart devices like mobile phones, tablet, etc. The speaker is of 7.0 cm H x 54.8 cm W x 8.6 cm D (1.69 kg) in dimension. It has a universal remote to command your TV bass module and more.

Pros

  • Small size
  • Bluetooth connectivity
  • HD sound
  • Remote control

Cons

  • wall-mount kit not included

Sony HTCT290.CEK 300 W Sound bar with Bluetooth, HDMI and Wireless Subwoofer – Black

Sony 300W sound bar has an ultimate immersive sound like with Sony’s S-Force Pro Front Surround sound technology. It is 2.1 channel sound bar that comes with a powerful 300 W total output and versatile 2-way subwoofer which gives theater like cinematic sound effects. It has simple HDMI connection to television and also has an easy wireless connection facility to connect your smart phones, Bluetooth speakers and other smart devices. Dimension wise, its main unit size – body only (w x h x d) 52 x 900 x 86 weighs 2.3 kg. The dimension of subwoofer size (w x h x d) 342 x 170 x 362 and weighs 6.3 kg. It is designed in very slim manner and it looks stylish. There are both input and output terminal – options available with USB -1(USB-A). Overall it can said to be the best sound bar system.

Pros

  • Sound quality
  • Affordable price
  • Compatibility
  • Easy set up
  • HDMI connectivity

Cons

  • Terrible audio lag

Samsung HW-K450 sound bar speaker – Sound bar speakers (Wireless, Active, DTS 2.0, Separate, Energy Star, Optical)

Samsung HW-K450 sound bar is 2.1 channel sound bar comes with a powerful 300 W total output. It gives superb, powerful sound that brings programs, movies and music to life. Its Surround Sound Expansion expands the listening area sideways and up so it is more realistic and coming directly from the screen. There are 5 sound modes namely Music, Movie, Clear voice, Sports, Night mode that provide unmatched sound quality to the viewers depending on their sound preference. There is also an option that allows the users to power on the audio system and controls it from your smart phone with Bluetooth. After an initial pairing, you can quickly find the devices you want, wake them up, and stream your music. The sound bar has a dimension of 965 x 454 x 230 (w x h x d) and weighs 9.3 kg.

Pros

  • Low-key design
  • Loud sound
  • Solid bass
  • Convenient wireless connectivity
  • 2.1 number of channel
  • 300W wireless subwoofer

Cons

  • No Wi-Fi
  • Can sound harsh at times

LG Electronics SK5 Sound bar with DTS Virtual X Sound – Black

LG SK5 sound bar has high quality and powerful speaker. Aluminum dome tweeters with driver components housed within an integrated speaker chamber structure produce powerful and clear cinematic sound. It is a 2.1 channel sound bar that comes with a powerful 360 W total output along with 200W wireless sub-woofers. Two speaker drivers, each of 80W power output, are innovatively placed within the bar to deliver high quality sound output. Improve your living room sound with added bass from the wired external subwoofer. With advanced audio processing technology delivering sound of 24 bit/96kHz quality you have some of the best components available for Hi-Res Audio. LG Sound Bar comes with its own remote but it can also be controlled with your own TV remote. Dimension of the sound bar is 890 × 57 × 87 (W x H x D) and that of Subwoofer is 171 × 392 × 247.5 (W x H x D)

Pros

  • Used for 32 and above inches TV’s
  • High resolution audio
  • Compact design
  • Wireless subwoofer for booming bass

Cons

  • None

Samsung HWM360 Sound bar 2.1 Bluetooth

Samsung HWM360 Sound bar has many qualities like it has wireless surround sound which is the key feature of it. It includes wireless TV connection with TV and other devices. Its Surround Sound Expansion expands the listening area sideways and up so it is more realistic and coming directly from the screen. There are 5 sound modes namely Music, Movie, Clear voice, Sports, Night mode that provide unmatched sound quality to the viewers depending on their sound preference. It also consist 2.1 channel sounds and provide music streaming service via Bluetooth connectivity. It can control by Samsung audio remote app. the 150 W sound drivers provides a perfect sound quality with some amazing features. The sound bar has a dimension of 987 x 482 x 304 (w x h x d) and weighs 8.5kg.

Pros

  • Good sound quality
  • Easy set up
  • Compatibility
  • 2.1 channel sounds
  • Bluetooth connectivity

Cons

  • Not as such

Yamaha YAS-93 Front Surround Sound bar System with Dual Built-In subwoofers – Black

Yamaha YAS-93 Front Surround Sound bar is a very good quality sound bar. It comes equipped with integrated system with dual front speaker and dual built-in subwoofers and this sound bars are stylish designed achieves both visual beauty and ease of use. Integrated system equipped with dual front speakers and dual built-in subwoofers. Its Air surround extreme provides powerful surround sound. Slim and low-profile sound bar and one-body design allows positioning in front of a TV. It can Mount on wall or place on TV stand. Built-in IR Flasher for TV remote control signal transmission. The dimensions of this sound bar are 89 x 12.1 x 10.9 cm and weighs 100 Kg.

 

Samsung hw-k450/ZF Sound Bar with Wireless Subwoofer

Samsung hw-k450/ZF Sound Bar is the wireless surround kit provide you easy to expand your surround sound system, and without the use of tangle of wire. It is a 2.1 channel sound bar that comes with a powerful 300 W total output. It also comes with a wireless sub woofer that delivers superb bass. We can also create a 4.1 channel system for a real surround sound system experience, together with your sound bar. There are 5 sound modes namely Music, Movie, Clear voice, Sports, Night mode that provide unmatched sound quality to the viewers depending on their sound preference. It provides the connectivity to your Samsung TV wirelessly and you can take the full advantage of it. It has a superb powerful sound. We can power on the audio system and control it from Smartphone’s Bluetooth. You can easily find the device after initial pairing.

Orbit sound A60 Sound bar with Air sound (aptX Bluetooth)

The A60 series sound bar is orbit sound’s flagship sound bar range. It is more compact, stylish and extremely powerful as compare to others. The wireless S3 subwoofer is compact and slim line, allowing many convenient placement options.

This sound bar provide a perfect clear dialogue on TV, music streaming and in a thriller movie, it make it the best ever experience. Has wireless woofer attached with it and it is a wall mountable sound bar. Also provide air sound technology and delivering stereo quality everywhere in the room from side firing speakers.

LG DSH4B 2.1 Sound Bar with Wireless Subwoofer

LG DSH4B 2.1 Sound Bar has a unique cinematic sound. It has an Adaptive Sound Control that identifies what’s playing and automatically adjusts the sound mode to create the ideal audio experience. It is a 2.1 channel systems with a total power output of 300 watts. The 2 sound drivers at front are 50 watts each and have a wireless sub woofer of 200 watts. It has Bluetooth connectivity with different smart devices. This sound bar provide a perfect clear dialogue on TV, music streaming and in a thriller movie, it make it the best ever experience. It gives a perfect quality sounds and a clear sound.

Sony HT-CT180 Sound Bar with Wireless Subwoofer (100 W, Clear Audio Plus, Virtual Surround Sound, Bluetooth and NFC)

Sony HT-CT180 Sound Bar has a flexible setup with a compact wireless subwoofer. You can experience the cinema quality surround sound with virtual surround sound processing and has an easy Bluetooth connectivity with NFC one touch. It also provide S-Master digital amplifier for real sound quality and the clear audio plus provides good sound music in a single step. Main Unit Size of sound bar has a dimension of ; Body Only (W x H x D) (mm)-90.1 x 5.2 x 8.4 cm.