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Samsung has unveiled its soundbars for and key options embrace calibration microphones, playback and even higher matching with TVs.
The corporate is planning a spread of S sequence and Q sequence soundbars in 2021. These embrace extra fashions appropriate with Dolby Atmos, such because the HW-Q800A pictured above.
Options of the 2021 vary embrace a brand new, one-click Bass Enhance mode and Faucet Sound, which helps you to faucet your cellular machine to your soundbar to wirelessly pair it. The soundbars may even be appropriate with.
Although Samsung’s Bixby voice assistant is seemingly misplaced within the weeds with regards to residence audio, numerous the corporate’s high-end soundbars will now assist Amazon‘s Alexa with onboard microphones.
The entry-level S sequence provides onboard (sub)woofers however the firm says they are often paired with the prevailing W500 for $299 if you need extra bass. Samsung mentioned the S sequence provides extra energy than earlier fashions — they now go as much as 70 watts.
Sure bars may even embrace Area Match Sound which is an autocalibration routine with microphones on the soundbar in addition to on the subwoofer. Samsung says mounting the mic on the subwoofer itself helps enhance bass efficiency.
The corporate has upgraded its integration with Q sequence TVs with, which permits the onboard TV audio system (Q60, Q70 and AU8000) to behave as heights. It is also added Object Monitoring Sound Professional. In 2021, flagship fashions’ sound shall be upgraded from OTS Plus to OTS Professional, with two extra tweeters for higher encompass placement and readability.
The corporate can also be producing a wi-fi Dolby Atmos rears package to be used with the Q sequence bars.
Pricing, mannequin numbers and availability are but to be introduced, however extra is anticipated to be revealed within the coming weeks.