Panasonic SC-HTB18 review
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- Subwoofer included
The Panasonic SC-HTB18 is a sound bar with wireless subwoofer, aimed at the budget end of the market. On paper, it appears to offer impressive value, but can this device elevate your TV from mundane sound to a home movie experience? We took it to our lab to find out.
- Pros and cons
- What type of sound bar is it?
- How does it sound?
- What's it like to use?
- Is there anything else I should know?
- Should I buy it?
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- 56%Average score
- 87%Highest score
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