ZVOX Z-Base 555

76
Global
Score
76

A good product that falls short of greatness.

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Engadget Summary

The Z-Base's design allows it to be placed under your TV's base which will help cut down on clutter, making it a good solution for smaller rooms tight on space. And don't be fooled by the Z-Base's small size, as the unit is able to provide a good, balanced soundstage that will be an improvement over any TV's built-in speaker set. One downside: the Z-Base doesn't have a lot of inputs, so you may not be able to connect all of your devices to it as easily as you can with more flexible soundbars.

from $329.99+

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Breakdown

Durability
8.0
Design and form factor
8.0
Audio quality
7.7
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Specs

Z-Base

Type
Soundbar
Wireless capable
no
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Specs

Z-Base

Type
Soundbar
Wireless capable
no
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