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Samsung HW-T550

Samsung HW-T550

MPN: HW-T550/XY
4.0 from 3 reviews · View Statistics

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esp

espMelbourne

  • 44 reviews
  • 19 likes

Entry level sound

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Our 1st Soundbar, so we didn’t have high expectations. This was a cheaper model in the Samsung range. We found the sound very impressive, and a huge improvement on the TV sound. We attached it to an older TV, and we’re unclear from the product info & reviews whether we needed to purchase an additional optical cable. We didn’t, set up was simple & we were enjoying within 30 minutes of pick up. The sound was more than adequate for a medium lounge room. When we replace the TV we’ll buy Samsung to benefit from 1 remote for both.

Purchased in February 2021 at The Good Guys Online store for $296.00.

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Does not support 4k passthru!

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Bought this, lady in shop spoke in depth about the unit, but did not mention it does not pass thru 4k. Does not sound like virtual surround. Not happy I paid £300 for this

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Sunny

SunnyGreater Melbourne (Inner), VIC

  • 8 reviews
  • 5 likes

great sound

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Love this amazing sound bar, very easy to setup and soundbar remote works with Samsung TV without any issue. Powerful bass with the subwoofer, love the HDMI ARC, great product.

Purchased in June 2020 at JB Hi-Fi for $279.00.

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Questions & Answers

Will H.

Will H.asked

HW-T550

At times the is a distorted screeching noise coming out of the sub woofer. It sounds really scratchy and as if it were extremely high treble (odd I know).

It seems that when watching free to air tv channels, there is no issue, yet when watching Netflix or web based channels, the screeching rears it’s head.

So, what am I doing wrong?

What is a recommended setting for the sub? Between the +/-6?

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Michael T.
Michael T.

Hi Will, I've not experienced that issue at all on my HW T650 so not sure what is wrong with your sub-woofer. I've set my sub level to +6 and also my bass to +6 and tend to get fairly good results (when what I am watching has good sound production such as movies (and ads lol)). Never any distorted screechy noices.
Might have to ring Samsung tech support?

Will H.
Will H.

Thanks for the tip. I suspect it’s my lack of experience with my sound bar. I will employ the same settings as you mentioned.

Cheers
Will

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Samsung HW-T550

Details

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CategorySoundbars
Price (RRP) $449.00
FeaturesDTS Virtual:X and Wall Mountable
Connectivity OptionsBluetooth, HDMI, HDMI ARC, Optical Port and USB
Number of HDMI Ports2
Soundbar Dimensions55 x 860 x 85 mm
Subwoofer Dimensions353 x 201 x 290 mm
Power320 W
Weight2.1 kg
Colour / FinishBlack
Speaker Configuration
Subwoofer TypeWireless
Satellite Speakers0
Up-Firing Speakers0
Channels2.1
Release dateMay 2020
ManualDownload manual
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  • GTIN13: 8806090300929
  • MPN: HW-T550/XY

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