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Sony HT-ZF9 review

Key features
  • Wireless subwoofer included
  • Dolby Atmos
Reviewed

The HT-ZF9 3.1 channel sound bar from Sony could be ideal for music lovers, as it supports Deezer, Spotify and TuneIn Radio – among others. It also has Atmos, the crème de la crème of audio processing. But will everything sound rich, immersive and exciting, or leave you flat and uninterested? We sent this sound bar to the test lab to find out, so read on for our full review.

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  • 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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Test results

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We have tested 112 sound bars and found that there are 15 Don't Buys and 12 Best Buys.
Range of Sound bar scores
  1. 33%
    Lowest score
  2. 57%
    Average score
  3. 87%
    Highest score
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