Sony HT-X8500 SoundBar

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Based on 8 expert reviews
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Sony HT-X8500 SoundBar pricing

Price Date
Current $299 Jun 5, 2020
Highest* $468 Dec 15, 2019
Lowest* $199 May 2, 2020
Average $348
* Highest/Lowest price found on Amazon in the last 120 days.

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Expert reviews and ratings

By pokde.net on 71

The Sony HT-X8500 soundbar is a simple, yet effective audio upgrade for any home entertainment...

By Trusted Reviews on 90

The HT-X8500 soundbar doesn't only offer brilliant value for money, it also brings the multiplex home in a way few will find difficult to live with. While it's only a 2.1 system, the impact of Sony's inventive DSP post processing for that surround sound...

By What Hi-Fi? on 60

Despite the flaws in its sonic presentation, the Sony HT-X8500 is an undeniable sonic improvement over most flatscreen TVs, particularly in terms of delivering cinematic weight and spaciousness.But, while it delivers big on specs, its core sound quality...

By TechRadar on 100

Given that rival Dolby Atmos compatible soundbars typically sell for twice the price, Sony's HT-X8500 warrants an easy recommendation. Cost-cutting can be attributed to connectivity and features but what's genuinely confounding is just how great the...

By Digit on 74

Soundbars have become popular over the past couple of years to compensate for the lacklustre quality of sound output from TVs. Today, soundbars pack in quite a punch in terms of sound as well as features. From having smart assistants built-in, being...

By Gadgets360 on 70

If you spend up to Rs. 40,000 on a TV, you might not be inclined to spend more than Rs. 15,000 on a soundbar. However, if you have the budget for a better TV, you should also get the right soundbar to go with it. The Sony HT-X8500 isn't a premium...

By GeekZone on

Nothing can be more disappointing to home entertainment users than bad sound. With few exceptions (mostly on the high-end and cost side) most TV sets have very poor sound when compared to their screen quality (the Sony A1 TVs with their on-screen...

International Review By Hifitest.de on 90

Unkompliziert und klangstark in allen Belangen - die Sony HT-X8500 überzeugt vom Stereoklang bis hin zu dreidimensionalem Filmsound gleichermaßen. Für gerade einmal 400 Euro UVP ist sie ein echtes Schnäppchen, bei dem man keine Kompromisse...

International Review By CNET France on 70

Positionnée sur l'entrée / milieu de gamme, la barre de son Sony HT-X8500 ne dépasse pas les 300 euros. Le support du Dolby Atmos et du DTS:X, présents uniquement sur des produits plus coûteux d'habitude, sont ses arguments phares. Mais cela...

International Review By maistecnologia.com on

Os recursos, a performance e a qualidade de construção são elementos importantes na hora de decisão relativamente à compra deste equipamento. HT-X8500 é um exemplo disso mesmo, na medida em que representa uma aposta saudável para este segmento.A...

International Review By satvision.de on

Auch wenn in der jüngsten Vergangenheit einige TV-Hersteller dazu übergegangen sind, zumindest ihren High End-Modellen integrierte Lautsprecher zu spendieren, die tatsächlich für einen guten Klang sorgen, ist bei der Mehrzahl der TV-Geräte noch immer...

International Review By leak.pt on

Para acabar com a análise, temos de salientar que as SoundBars compatíveis com a tecnologia Dolby Atoms custam muitas vezes o dobro desta solução da Sony (A HT-X8500 poderá ser encontrado no mercado à volta dos 300€). Por isso, se tem um orçamento...

International Review By fayerwayer.com on

Cuando Sony nos ofreció probar su televisor Bravia A8G, no sabíamos qué esperar, solo sabíamos que era caro y que debía verse bien. La marca cuenta con una reputación "a prueba de todo" en lo que respecta a esta línea de productos. Al ver instalada...

International Review By Area DVD on

Sony präsentiert mit der HT-X8000 ein preislich fair kalkuliertes 2.1 All-In-One-Soundbar-System mit der "Vertical Sound Engine", die gerade bei Mehrkanal-Filmmaterial, ganz gleich, ob in Dolby Atmos, DTS:X, Dolby Digital oder DTS 5.1, recht...