Yamaha YSP-1600 review
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- Built-in subwoofer included
Yamaha has a patchy history in our testing. We've awarded some of its sound bars Best Buys in the recent past, while other models have been noticeably lacking. Will the Yamaha YSP-1600 impress us in our latest batch of testing? The marketing blurb is certainly convincing, with talk of 'digital projection' and the eight speakers it packs into the model means it's a budget option. Find out how it did in our full review.
- 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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