What Is a Passive Soundbar?

Despite the breathtaking 4K HDR picture quality, televisions these days appear to be lacking in the sound department, which isn’t terribly surprising when you consider how thin these devices are getting. Your TV’s speakers may be fine for casual television watching but when you want to immerse yourself in a film or an enthralling television show, you may struggle with … Read More

Do Soundbars Need Receivers?

When you think of premium sound and TVs, you begin to think about huge surround sounds with large speakers. It would be easy for someone to think, if they want to best quality audio while watching TV or listening to music, they should include a receiver. I’ve seen this question “Do soundbars need receivers” asked across different forms, and today, … Read More

Does a Soundbar Need a Subwoofer?

When looking at information regarding soundbars, one thing is clear, all pieces of information and pictures include a subwoofer. So, the natural question is, does a sound bar need a subwoofer? No, soundbars to not need subwoofers to work. Subwoofers produce low frequencies such as bass and sub-bass. A soundbar, however, includes speakers uses speakers in an enclosed box to … Read More

Will Soundbars Work With Any TV?

The biggest question when buying pieces of technology is will it work with the previous generation and is it “future proof.” This very question can be extended to sound bars as well. Will sound bars work with any TV? Yes, sound bars have the technology to work with both older and newer TVs. Sound bars can use a few different … Read More

Do Soundbars Need to be 4k Compatible?

Back in the day (two years ago) I played a lot of video games. When the newest Xbox came out, I purchased a new 4K TV to enhance my gaming experience. Then, I began looking at buying a sound bar to take my gaming experience to another level. One question I attempted to find online is the following: Do sound … Read More

What Does the 2.1 Mean in a Sound Bar?

I love tech, and I love tech toys, but I don’t know a lot about sound bars. When researching sound bars, I began thinking ‘what does the 2.1 mean in a sound bar?’ Then I began searching. To answer the question ‘What does the 2.1 mean in a sound bar?’ the 2.1 refers to the number of channels and subwoofers … Read More