‘The Sony is a superb-sounding product, packed full of features, and the first Dolby Atmos soundbar that we’d have no hesitation in recommending’ (May 2017)
Enjoy the subtlest nuances of studio-quality sound in higher-than-CD quality with High-Resolution Audio. Passion for music unites every component from signal to speaker, so it feels like the artist is performing right in front of you.
7.1.2ch S-Force PRO Front Surround technology
Our virtual surround sound combines Digital Signal Processing, and S-Force PRO Front Surround with wavefront technology to emulate a natural, three-dimensional sound field, all from a single soundbar and subwoofer.
Using front speakers only, Sony’s unique digital sound field processing technology virtually reproduces the surround sound field, with audio coming at you from both sides. There’s no need to add rear speakers, meaning you can enjoy rich, cinematic surround sound without cluttering your living space.
Dolby Atmos delivers breathtaking realism with 360° surround sound, accurately positioning sound within your environment so that the 7.1.2 speaker channels (including Phantom Surround Back) completely envelop you in sound – even from above.
DTS:X decoding delivers multi-dimensional surround sound that adapts to your speaker configuration in real time. Sounds can be positioned precisely around and above you thanks to 9 speaker channels (including Phantom Surround speakers) and object-based audio decoding.
Designed and engineered with high-quality components to deliver ultimate immersive audio.
A woofer and tweeter work together inside a single speaker unit to to deliver precisely aligned audio across frequencies.
See and hear in precise detail with High-Resolution Audio playback and High Dynamic Range, delivering powerful performance for movies and music.
A High Dynamic Range signal delivers exceptional detail, colour and contrast, with a far wider range of brightness than other video formats.
HIGH DYNAMIC RANGE
Keep adding to your Home Cinema setup, with 3x HDCP 2.2-compatible HDMI inputs, 1x HDMI ARC output, optical SPDIF, analogue AUX, and a USB connection.
Easily connect your current equipment with 3 HDMI inputs and 1 HDMI ARC output.
Simply connect your USB device to enjoy High-Resolution Audio.
The S-Master HX digital amp reduces distortion for precise results with high-frequency ranges (above 40kHz).
DSEE HX upscaling technology uses an algorithm to analyse your music and replace lost harmonics, restoring audio signals to near high-resolution quality.
From game mode to movie or music mode – ClearAudio+ automatically adjusts sound settings to suit whatever you’re watching or listening to.
Enjoy effortless, instant music playback with NFC, Bluetooth® wireless technology.
LDAC is an audio technology from Sony that allows you to enjoy high quality Bluetooth® wireless audio. With three times the data transmitted, LDAC provides an enhanced wireless listening experience for all your music.
Make a quick, One-touch connection via NFC to start streaming music instantly from selected smartphones, through your receiver.
Stream music wirelessly from your smartphone, tablet, or laptop with Bluetooth® technology.
Connect to the internet with built-in Wi-Fi for instant access to music services like Spotify and more via Chromecast built-in, and stream music from devices on your home network.
Get back to your favourite tunes, with no delay. The dedicated Music Service button lets you pick up exactly where you left off from another device with Spotify .
Enjoy easy access to a wealth of music and more, thanks to Chromecast built-in (previously Google Cast™) and Spotify Connect.
Stream music, online radio and podcasts from your smartphone, tablet or laptop to your audio device. Just tap the Cast button.
Play Spotify through your audio device using the Spotify app as a remote.
Stream music, podcasts and radio from 100+ audio apps, including YouTube Music and more.
Stream music throughout the house with Sony | Music Center
Listen to the same great song all around the house with multi-room listening, controlled via the Sony | Music Center (previously called SongPal) app. Use the Sony | Music Center app to group selected Sony sound bars and wireless speakers together, then stream from your favourite music service or from your TV via HDMI, optical or analogue.