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Rating 4.4 out of 5 stars with 5361 reviews

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  • Pros mentioned:
    Bass, Price, Set up
    Cons mentioned:
    Inputs

    Rated 4 out of 5 stars

    Decent Soundbar for the pricepoint

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    The LG SL4Y 2.1 Soundbar with wireless subwoofer is an interesting soundbar. It has some good features and some questionable features. From a sound perspective, the soundbar has four modes: Bass Boost, Cinema, ASC (Automatic Sound Control), and Standard. After trying all the sound modes for various video sources such as Netflix, Plex, Playstation Vue, Xbox One Gaming, and Bluetooth music through Pandora and Spotify, I now have it on Cinema mode exclusively. The other modes either have the spoken voice too low or is very dull in my opinion. In Cinema mode, everything sounds great. The Soundbar has a small display that tells you the volume which is great feature that other soundbars tend to overlook. The soundbar has no problem being cranked up to a loud volume and still maintain a vibrant clarity and stability. The subwoofer while fills in the ambiance and does a good job, at times feels like it could have been more. If you were expecting a home theatre quality of low frequencies, you may be disappointed but for the average home movie viewer, this will make movies much more enjoyable over your standard TV speakers. The soundbar works well in small to medium rooms but does require some cranking up of volume to fill out a large living room. I am not using a LG TV so I cannot speak to how it pairs with an LG TV nor do I have the optional surround rear speakers. Setup had a few annoying things that frustrated me out of the box. Having various Toslink cables lying around, I spent 5 minutes trying to figure out why none of them would connect to the soundbar. Apparently, LG has recessed the optical input port a bit which makes Toslink cables with larger grip points to not fit in the Optical Input port. If this is your scenario, you will be stuck using the very thin supplied optical cable by LG. So you will have to be sure that if you need another optical cable, you have to choose a low profile Toslink cable. The included wall mounts have this amazing feature which places the soundbar about half an inch away from the wall allowing me to run all the TV wires behind the soundbar. Since I do not have fancy options of running wires in-wall, the gap between the soundbar and wall allows me to just drop the wires straight down and not have to interfere with the mounting of the soundbar. The subwoofer linked up with the soundbar instantly and I was setup, mounted to the wall, and ready to watch a movie in less than 30 minutes. From a connectivity standpoint, you are very limited on connection options. This soundbar only has optical input, USB, and Bluetooth. There is no HDMI passthrough. In order to get the sound properly going to the soundbar, you may have to play around with your TV sound settings and the media device sound settings. I have noticed that Amazon FireTV Cube will only work if you choose a specific sound output, therefore before you go crazy trying to figure out if the soundbar sound is cutting out or not, make sure you play around with your media sound source options. Overall, if you are looking for an improvement over your TV speakers, this will do a wonderful job at the price point. If you were to pay more, you would gain Dolby Atmos, 3.1, 5.1 surround capabilities but that does have a significant price jump for those features.

    I would recommend this to a friend
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    Rated 5 out of 5 stars

    Love it!!!!

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    Owned for 1 month when reviewed.

    Absolutely love this sound bar. Once I connected it to my TV, now it makes the TV sound like a theater or club. Lol

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    I would recommend this to a friend
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    Rated 5 out of 5 stars

    Perfect

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    Posted .
    Owned for 1 month when reviewed.

    Way louder than we could have wanted. We knew speaker in the tv sucked so we went with an inexpensive sound bar. Turns out this is so loud and we won’t need anything else works perfectly

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    I would recommend this to a friend
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    Rated 5 out of 5 stars

    Awesomesauce

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    Owned for 1 week when reviewed.

    Works GREAT with my LG tv, I really like that it is Bluetooth, which allows me the opportunity to leave my older system connected with the optical audio wire. I added surround sound and it is awesome! So much fun watching, golf, basketball, movies, etc!

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    I would recommend this to a friend
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    Rated 5 out of 5 stars

    Suround sound

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    Owned for 3 weeks when reviewed.

    Excellent overall item, is just right for what I need it, makes movies sound great, will look forward to enjoy for many years to coke

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    I would recommend this to a friend
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    Pros mentioned:
    Bass, Price, Sound quality

    Rated 5 out of 5 stars

    Best Value for your money!

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    Posted .
    Owned for less than 1 week when reviewed.

    Got this sound bar with wireless subwoofer on sale for 149. It it’s still on sale & if you are considering it, do it! You can’t beat the price on this system as the cinema Dolby sound quality is great! Bass is booming, highs are good enough in my dining room. Paired up with my LG 55 inch tv perfectly. My fire stick remote controls the volume and power with ease.

    Features

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    I would recommend this to a friend
  • Pros mentioned:
    Price, Set up, Sound quality

    Rated 5 out of 5 stars

    LG Nailed It On Cinematic sound experience

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    Pros: I have BOSE Sound Bar at home which i got couple of years of back. Before buying BOSE i tried many brands sound bars like LG, Samsung etc. But I was not happy with those because for me Dialogue Clarity is more important when i am watching movies, usually many sound bars just keep their focus on songs and sounds part but not on Dialogues except BOSE, but again not all BOSE products good on dialogue part. You maybe wondering why i am talking about BOSE here, Yes I have to do that, Because now the time has come to beat it. I am very happy with the current LG Sound Bar with Subwoofer. The Cinematic mode is simply superb, Some how i like this mode for songs, Sounds and Dialogues. What a change in LG in just few years. Dialogue clarity while matching movie is top natch. This is BEST for People who wants to use it for watching movies on TV.If you want to use only for audio music then this is not superior for sure compare to other big ones, But again, if you want best superior audio quality just for audio songs purpose you have to spend minimum north of 8 or 9 hundred dollars. Considering the price, I would surely recommend this product for everyone who wants best Cinematic Sound experience. CONS: Non Cinematic modes like BASS etc... are not that great. Just Good. But again you need think price point as well when you are comparing with other ones. Let me focus on What is Inside the box and Installation Setup. 1) Sound Bar 2) SubWoofer 3) All required Cables Including Optical Cable. 4) Remote and Batteries needed for the remote. 5) Wall mount brackets and screws with simple mounting instructions guide. 6) Simple user friendly manual - Very easy to read and understand. 7) You can do Installation in less than 10-15 Mins. Very easy setup. 8) Very Easy Auto pairing. 9 ) Super fast bluetooth connection. No interruptions. I used bluetooth to play songs from my phone. My Final verdict : Just Go for it. You will like it. I will be happy if my review helps you to pick your choice :).

    I would recommend this to a friend
  • Pros mentioned:
    Set up, Sound quality
    Cons mentioned:
    Inputs

    Rated 4 out of 5 stars

    Better than most 40" TV speakers

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    This sound bar is super easy to set up and sounds pretty decent. Which is a good thing since the included “Simple Manual” is super simple. Reasonable deduction led me to figuring out what the plastic things with stickers were, the elevated feet. If you want to know more about the device, like how to disable the auto power off and that there is an app for additional settings, Music Flow Bluetooth, go to the LG support page. This soundbar is limited with inputs of optical, Bluetooth and USB so any other input methods must go through your TV. The optical cable is included and is the best option for connection. If you have a recent LG TV it can use LG TV Sync over optical or Bluetooth. It was instantly recognized on my 2016 TV and controls the volume of the TV, but every time I change the speaker function to something else, it changes the TV settings to internal and then asks to turn it back when returned. Bluetooth is the same way, completely turned off the moment the function is changed, so you have to reconnect any device that was using it. The USB port allows you to plug in a thumb drive and play music directly and I was surprised at just how quick it loads MP3 files. I don’t think my PC even loads them that fast. The LCD display on the front only displays 5 characters, but provides enough info even if it requires it to scroll by, like the filename of an MP3. It’s bright enough to see in a well lit room and dims where it is barely noticeable in a dark room after 15 seconds. Though not listed on the Best Buy page, the dimensions are about the width of a 40” TV at 35.1" x 2.3" x 3.4", this is without the extended feet, wall brackets or power cord. The power cord isn’t recessed in any way, so it makes it about 3.75” deep and the extended feet help raise it above a thin TV plate, giving it about 0.75” clearance making it about 3” tall. The wall brackets are just a bit longer to allow for room to run the cables but you need your own screws to install in a wall. The subwoofer is 6.8" x 15.4" x 10.3" and only needs power, so can be hidden behind a couch or table. It has an interesting black carbon fiber laminate on the box and cloth front. Sometimes when first turning on, there is a delay of about 30 seconds for the subwoofer to kick on. Kind of a thing with anything wireless though. Sold separately, you can add the SPK8-S two channel wireless rear speakers for added surround. However, I do not have those to test out and curious as there is a setting to turn off the surround sound which allows for original sound. So by default it is filling sound to the rear speakers, but disabling it will provide the true cinema sound if available. Overall, not a bad speaker system, as it is better than most built in TV sound systems. However, I feel there's still room for improvements.

    I would recommend this to a friend
  • Features

    Ease of Use
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    Rated 4 out of 5 stars

    Loud

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    Owned for 1 month when reviewed.

    Pretty good except bad comes and goes random. Loud enough for my apartment.

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    I would recommend this to a friend
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    Rated 5 out of 5 stars

    Amazing

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    Posted .
    Owned for less than 1 week when reviewed.

    Very nice. Has a screen which is nice. And has deep bass. Subwoofer came with 2 scrapes in it. Brand New

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    I would recommend this to a friend
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    Rated 5 out of 5 stars

    LG Soundbar

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    GREAT SOUNDBAR, AND WOOFER! Sounds AWWESOME!My friend is getting one ALSO now, after hearing mine. Lol! It's GREAT!

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    I would recommend this to a friend
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    Pros mentioned:
    Price, Set up, Sound quality

    Rated 5 out of 5 stars

    PERFECT SOUNDBAR FOR A STEAL

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    Owned for 1 month when reviewed.

    I was looking for a good sound bar for a reasonable price. I was told "always look for a high wattage. If the soundbar doesn't show the wattage up front, don't buy it because it's gonna be poor quality. So I stumbled upon this one while in store shopping. It was on sale for $149.99 ($200.00 after taxes and warranty). I took it home and hooked it up to my living room tv. Lightning fast set up, literally plug in and go. I tested the sound by playing Avengers: Endgame. The sound is so crisp and powerful. The bass rumbled throughout the house like a actual theater. *Pro tip... set the subwoofer opposite of your tv, preferably next to your couch to get the full experience. I HIGHLY recommend this soundbar for the price.

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    I would recommend this to a friend
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    Rated 1 out of 5 stars

    Bad product

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    Owned for 1 year when reviewed.

    Bought this product a year ago just one month after purchase and the subwoofer went out… it’s not even turning on which is odd cause the sound bar works perfect just the subwoofer not turning on and I always buy Lg products and never happens when I call to see what can be done they say it’s out of a year warranty which I understand but at least take a look at it and when they said to take a look at it it will have to be shipped out to California and it would cost $150 for parts and repair which is ridiculous when I paid almost $200 for this whole sound system terrible !!! Buy a better product for the extra $100s….

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    No, I would not recommend this to a friend
    • Brand response from LGAnswers
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      We are sorry to hear of this mix up. Your feedback is appreciated and important in helping us to identify practices that drive customer satisfaction. If you ever have any questions please reach out to our support team on Facebook at @LGUSSupport and use #VOC in your first message to our social media support team.. To speak with an agent via phone, you can call 800.243.0000 We apologize for any inconvenience this caused. ^Venette LG

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    Rated 5 out of 5 stars

    LG needs LG sound bar

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    Posted .
    Owned for 3 weeks when reviewed.

    Works seamlessly with my new LG nano tv. No muss no fuss, just turn on and automatically takes over.

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    I would recommend this to a friend
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    Rated 4 out of 5 stars

    Lg 300w soundbar works

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    Owned for 8 months when reviewed.

    Lg soundbar 300w works good if u have a small living room or apartment but overall works great

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    I would recommend this to a friend
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    Rated 5 out of 5 stars

    My LG Soundbar

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    Owned for 4 months when reviewed.

    Love it! Not too expensive still gives decent power.

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    I would recommend this to a friend
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    Rated 5 out of 5 stars

    LG Soundbar

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    Owned for 2 weeks when reviewed.

    I love my soundbar. It was so easy to connect to my LG TV

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    I would recommend this to a friend
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    Rated 2 out of 5 stars

    Mediocre soundbar and sub.

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    Owned for 2 weeks when reviewed.

    The bar sounds like it’s made of cardboard. The subwoofer is wireless so it constantly disconnects no matter how close it is to the soundbar. Would not recommend unless for a child’s room.

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    No, I would not recommend this to a friend
    • Brand response from LGAnswers
      Posted .

      We are continuously working to improve the quality of our products and anticipate market demands that drive customer satisfaction. Your feedback is especially important to us and your concerns will be shared with our product team. If you have questions or further concerns, please reach out to our support team on Twitter via @LGUSSupport or on Facebook at https://www.facebook.com/LGUSA/. We apologize for any inconvenience this caused. ^Venette LG

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    Rated 1 out of 5 stars

    Garbage.

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    Owned for 2 months when reviewed.

    2 months in and the subwoofer cuts in and out. Will not buy another.

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    Ease of Use
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    No, I would not recommend this to a friend
    • Brand response from LGAnswers
      Posted .

      Please check this link,this could be a help to resolve the problem (https://www.lg.com/ca_en/support/product-help/CT20098019-20150331561538).We apologize for any inconvenience this caused. ^Venette LG

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    Pros mentioned:
    Bass, Price, Sound quality

    Rated 5 out of 5 stars

    Worth the money and sound quality!!!

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    Owned for 1 month when reviewed.

    Works amazing worth every penny. I can finally hear actors in movies and the bass is really good which surprised me. I would definitely recommend to someone and the price is well below its quality and sound. I would recommend using the optical wire to your tv instead of Bluetooth.

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    Ease of Use
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    I would recommend this to a friend
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