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Samsung HW-J8500

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By Home Cinema Choice on 80

Whether gimmick or game-changer, curved TVs are here to stay – but sadly so is the typically inadequate sound quality. Soundbars provide the solution, but a straight one looks odd in front of a curved TV. That's why Samsung has conjured up a range of...

By gadgetshow.channel5.com on 80

Love them or hate them, it looks like curved TVs are here to stay, but just like their slim and flat peers, we're left wanting by the sound quality. That's why Samsung has crafted a curved soundbar to match its range of curvy TVs, with the...

By avforums.com on 90

The HW-J8500 is Samsung's latest soundbar and boasts a nine-driver configuration with an active wireless subwoofer. As the curved design suggests, the J8500 is intended to compliment Samsung's latest curved screen TVs and its dimensions mean it is best...

By Trusted Reviews on 90

Bass performance isn't perfect and the single HDMI is disappointing, but Samsung's new curved soundbar delivers some of the company's best sound quality to date and backs it up with a tasty feature list, easy operation and an elegant...

By HDTV Solutions on

Samsung's HW-J8500 curved 9.1 channel soundbar with wireless subwoofer delivers the power and high fidelity that places it firmly in the class of dedicated multi-speaker systems.With its gentle curved design, the soundbar is a perfect fit with Samsung's...

International Review By fwdmagazine.be on 90

Na de gebogen televisies was een gekromde soundbar een onvermijdelijk vervolg voor Samsung. Hun HW-J8500/8501 is hun beste curved soundbar – en de grootste! Bij de voorstelling van de tv-lineup voor 2015 stelde Samsung duidelijk dat curved schermen...

International Review By AudioVision on

Neben ihrem einzigartigen Curved-Design punktet Samsungs Soundbar mit pegelfesten Bässen und reichhaltiger Ausstattung. Der perfekte Partner für gebogene...