Bowers & Wilkins Panorama

80
Global
Score
80

There's a lot to like about this in spite of a few flaws.

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Engadget Summary

While most people might have a hard time justifying spending $2,000 on a soundbar, if you were planning to go big on a full surround system but want a simpler setup, the Bowers & Wilkins Panorama could be the answer. The Panorama manages to produce a nice balance of frequencies with room-filling sound that comes close to duplicating the effect of a full 5.1 surround system. It's also stylish, and as easy to set up as any other soundbar. If you're looking for a more affordable upgrade to your TV's built-in speakers, check out the Yamaha YSP-2200 or Vizio VHT510. You won't get the full 5.1 surround experience the Panorama delivers, but you'll save at least a few hundred dollars.

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Users

7
 

Breakdown

Durability
8.0
Design and form factor
8.3
Audio quality
8.2
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Specs

Panorama

Type
Soundbar
Wireless capable
no
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Specs

Panorama

Type
Soundbar
Wireless capable
no
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