Q Acoustics Media 4

JBL Cinema SB 450 review

THE GOOD: The JBL Cinema SB 450 offers home theater thrills in a stylish package. The sizable subwoofer is capable of providing meaty bass. The

Yamaha MusicCast YAS-306 review

PROS IR passthrough Well balanced, high-quality sound Generous features CONS No text-based display Comparatively expensive KEY FEATURES Air Surround Xtreme virtual surround sound Dolby Digital

Q Acoustics M3 review

Verdict There’s plenty to like about this new soundbar, but its older sibling overshadows it for similar money For Clear, detailed and weighty sound Smart

Philips Fidelio B1 review

We had high hopes for the Philips Fidelio B1. The tiny soundbar with wireless subwoofer is designed for small rooms and small TVs, and it

LG OLED55B6V review

LG’s 4K OLED screens have hit the jackpot this year. We’ve loved every screen we’ve come across from its OLED range, from the gorgeous £5000

Edifier CineSound B7 review

Verdict An improvement over a typical TV sound, but it needs to be more engaging For Wide, spacious soundfield Well-integrated sound Discreet aesthetics Against Inexpressive

Yamaha YSP-1600 review

Verdict If you’re after a 5.1 alternative, this feature-laden soundbar will give you an enjoyable surround sound experience For Excellent surround sound Refined detail Decent

Yamaha YAS-105 review

Pros Dual-orientation design Solid build quality Dynamic tone and punchy bass Cons Can’t see display on tabletop Loses composure at louder volumes Doesn’t reach deepest

Q Acoustics Media 4 review

Pros Potent, vigorous sound with excellent composure Hard-hitting, natural bass Solid build quality Cons No HDMI sockets Ungainly design Cheap remote Key Features: Balanced Mode

LG NB5540 review

Pros Gorgeous slim-profile design Hi-res audio support Easy to set up and use Cons Poorly integrated bass Brash sounding treble Sub requires careful adjustment Key

Sony HT-CT770 review

Pros Discreet design and solid build quality Extensive features and connections Loud and energetic sound Cons Lack of cohesion between soundbar and sub Hard edge

Canton DM 9 review

Pros Excellent build quality Potent, detailed sound with seamlessly integrated bass Easy to use Cons No HDMI sockets Not ideal for tabletop placement Expensive Key

DALI Kubik One review

Pros Stunning design and build quality Natural, well-balanced and powerful sound Equally talented with music and movies Cons No HDMI connections Dreadful remote Movies sound

Polk Audio MagniFi Soundbar review

Pros Powerful room-filling sound Excellent subwoofer Build quality and design Cons Voice Adjust affects sound balance, particularly music Fiddly, unresponsive remote No HDMI sockets Key