Samsung HW-R550 review
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- Wireless subwoofer included
Samsung claims its new sound bar, the HW-R550, will put you at the heart of every movie with powerful, immersive, crystal-clear sound. We've tested many Samsung sound bars with mixed results - they don't always live up to their marketing descriptions. Find out whether this sound bar impressed our lab experts during the sound quality and ease-of-use tests.
- Pros and cons
- What type of sound bar is it?
- How does it sound?
- What's it like to use?
- Should I buy it?
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