MJ Approved: Gear Lab- A True Surround Soundbar

Vizio 42" 5.1 Home Theater Sound Bar with Subwoofer and Satellite Speakers

Most soundbars fake it 'cause they can't make it. With just two speakers (and sometimes a subwoofer), soundbars use tricks like bouncing sound off walls to emulate the surround sound that a real home theater system creates. It usually doesn't work.

Vizio doesn't play that game. It created a soundbar system that reproduces Dolby Digital as it is intended – and at a reasonable price, too.

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