Soundbar Samsung HW-K950 creates without an armada of boxing. In the speaker-locking three forward-facing speaker systems are built and others which radiate from the ceiling and so simulate noise from above. For sound effects from behind Samsung provides two juice boxes-large effect boxes for placement with behind the spectators.
The two surround speakers just need a power cord or cable connection to Soundbar – the sound comes via radio to the effect speakers. The typical sound bars separate subwoofer gets the sound wirelessly from the device. With its width of just one meter, the Soundbar is best suited for TVs from 140 centimeters (55 inches) screen size. But beware: It may not disappear under the TV on the shelf, the device requires a “clear view” to the top.
The sound impression should even convince skeptics: Rarely sound SoundBar as convincing as Samsung HW-K950 with virtual surround sound. Whether on the spectators rattling helicopter, birdsong in the woods or a downpour – in a demonstration of Samsung viewers looked irresistibly upward. The volume reserves exceed loose the need in the living room, the language sounded clean and understandable.
Thus, Samsung HW-K950 surround effects actually reproduces correctly, the cabling is crucial: In the test showed that the Soundbar only effects precisely locatable plays out when the Blu-ray players with the Dolby Atmos material not on TV depends, but right on the Soundbar. If there is corresponding Atmos material, the Samsung signaled that the display and by a blue light on the right side of the SoundBar. Also noticeable: With above average ceiling height suffer effects that come from above, a little and seem quieter. Most comfortable, the Atmos sound bar Samsung feels so if it is operated at typical living room ceiling height. Tip: For balanced sound to raising the subwoofer volume to +2 dB is recommended. This works thanks to a direct access button roomy comfort on the supplied remote.
Samsung HW-K950 is actually not a purebred Soundbar and also comes with a subwoofer, two additional wireless Effect speakers who find sitting position, behind the spectators. Assuming Dolby sound, it can be individually controlled and offer true-multi-channel sound. Top radiant drivers in Soundbar provide authentic Dolby Atmos sound from above – and that sounds in movies really impressive.
Samsung gets 1,500 euros for Soundbar Samsung HW-K950. It is available right now.