What size is the sky soundbox?

Asked by: Philip Jackson  |  Last update: 18 June 2021
Score: 5/5 (48 votes)

The Sky Soundbox is essentially a soundbar squeezed into a black speaker box just 37.5cm wide and 21cm deep, which makes it one of the smallest all-in-one speaker systems available.

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Then, Is Sky Soundbox worth getting?

Our Verdict

The Sky Soundbox is a fantastic-sounding speaker that packs premium technology into what is a puzzling form factor. When bought as an existing Sky customer, though, it offers great value for money.

Also asked, Can I use a sky soundbox without sky?. You can use the soundbox without Sky Q although you will be unable to use the specialist sound modes.

Secondly, Is Sky Devialet any good?

Devialet has a good pedigree in sound – not least because of its epic Phantom speaker - but the French company is hardly a household name unlike Sky. It's worth noting that this box has no short of three different price points.

Is Sky Soundbox still available?

Soundbox. | Soundbox no longer available to purchase.

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How much does a sky soundbox cost?

In fact, when the Sky Soundbox first launched the all-in-one speaker system it cost £799 – with current and new Sky customers able to buy the Soundbox for £299, with new and existing Sky Q Multiscreen customers priced at £249.

Does Sky soundbox work with Netflix?

Re: No sound for Netflix

Works when sky is on. yes have app for both Netflix and amazon from tv remote. But sound bar stops working and have to use tv sound.

What is the best soundbar for Sky Q?

The best soundbars to transform your telly watching experience, from Netflix to sports, with products by Panasonic, Sony, Sonos and more.
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The rated best soundbars 2021
  1. Panasonic SC-HTB900. Best soundbar with Dolby Atmos. ...
  2. Sony HT-ZF9. ...
  3. Majority K2 Soundbar. ...
  4. Philips Soundbar HTL3325/10. ...
  5. Bose Soundbar 300.

Will Sky soundbox get Dolby Atmos?

I found that Dolby Atmos and Dolby Surround are not supported by the Soundbox. With Sky you are always sold a sheep when you want a goat.

Where should I place my sky soundbox?

One suggestion is to place your Sky Soundbox on top of a small unit or footstool on the floor in front of your TV. I tried this out and it worked really well. If it's a soft footstool, a piece of wood as a base for your Sky Soundbox would probably help.

How many watts is sky soundbox?

' The Soundbox packs in six 76mm woofers and three full-range 51mm drivers, angled to bounce sound off room walls. TThe result is a spatial surround sound effect, said to recreate the 'immersive audio experience' normally reserved for a full home cinema system. Total power output is rated at 140W.

Is the sky soundbox wireless?

The Soundbox also combines the connectivity of both a typical soundbar and wireless speaker, with its 4K-supporting HDMI input/output and digital optical input for TV connectivity, plus USB input and Bluetooth connectivity for music playback.

Does Sky soundbox work with Sky HD box?

Although optimised for Sky Q, the Soundbox can be used with older Sky+ HD boxes. But they can't take advantage of the Sky Q Sound modes.

How does Sky Soundbox connect to TV?

If you only want to use it with SkyQ then all you need is an HDMI from the SkyQ to the soundbox and then an HDMI from the Soundbox to the TV. If you want to use it for other things then you'd need an optical cable from the TV to the Soundbox.

Can you play music through Sky soundbox?

Re: Soundbox Bluetooth

@Conbrue1 The Sky soundbox uses HDMI passthrough via the Sky Q box and optical input from your TV to play sound from other devices you may have plugged directly into your TV.

What is the most reliable soundbar?

  1. Sonos Beam. Small, adaptable and great sounding, this is Sonos's best soundbar yet. ...
  2. Sonos Arc. Easily one of the best soundbars we've heard at the money. ...
  3. JBL Bar Studio. One of the best soundbars you can buy on a budget. ...
  4. Sennheiser Ambeo Soundbar. ...
  5. Yamaha YAS-207. ...
  6. Dali Katch One. ...
  7. JBL Bar 5.0 MultiBeam. ...
  8. Sony HT-ST5000.

Is a 2.1 sound bar good?

The rear speakers could be built-in or external. As one would imagine, the more channels you have, the larger a soundbar would be. The 2.1 system is a good choice for those who want a noticeable upgrade from their standard TV speakers, but don't necessarily need total enveloping sound.

What is the best Yamaha soundbar 2020?

Best Yamaha Soundbars
  • YSP-5600 Music Cast Soundbar. Feature-packed. ...
  • YAS-207BL Soundbar. Bargain Pick. ...
  • YAS-706 MusicCast Wireless Multi-room Soundbar. Great for Home Theaters. ...
  • YAS-107BL Soundbar with Dual Built-In Subwoofers & Bluetooth. Simple Yet Solid. ...
  • ATS-1060 35" Soundbar with Dual Built-In Subwoofers. Good for Small Rooms.

Why does my soundbar not work with Netflix?

If you're experiencing audio issues with your Netflix on the home theater soundbar, check for any loose connections or bad wiring. If the soundbar works with other apps, you can also check the audio settings and change for a compatible option. Check your TV settings too as some will not audio outputs configured.