Best Soundbars and soundbases 2016

Product of the year

Best soundbar under £500

Q Acoustics Media 4

“Sensibly priced and it sounds fantastic - the Media 4 is a great soundbar for the price”

Best buys

Best soundbar £500+

Dali Kubik One

“This Dali is a superb performer and sets the standard for the price”

Best soundbase

Canton DM55

“Beautifully built, sounds gorgeous, and it’s more affordable than before – what’s not to love?”

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