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Yamaha MusicCast Bar 40 review

£319.00 Typical price

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With DTS Virtual:X technology, the Yamaha YMS4080 MusicCast Bar 40 is designed to provide an outstanding virtual surround sound experience for small-to-medium rooms. This sound bar is compatible with Alexa voice control and has built-in music streaming services. But does this small, stylish sound bar sound as good as it looks? Read our full review to find out.

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We have tested 116 sound bars and found that there are 17 Don't Buys and 17 Best Buys.
Range of Sound bar scores
  1. 33%
    Lowest score
  2. 57%
    Average score
  3. 85%
    Highest score
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