If you are looking for the best bass soundbars, you’re in the right place.
In this review, we feature the best soundbars with good bass that you can use to augment your home theater experience. They produce solid deep bass in addition to surround sound performance, allowing you to get a full cinematic home theater experience.
We also like that these home theater systems come with multiple mounting options – you place them in front of your TV or on the wall. They also support multiple input options for audio transmission with your HDTV devices.
These soundbars can reproduce 3D surround sound effects and very deep bass response, allowing you to feel as though you are fully immersed in the sound. They are great for watching movies or streaming music and also come with remote controls for easy control.
Be sure to check out our top picks for the best bass soundbars below!
#1 Sonos Playbar Soundbar
Sound Quality: Crisp and clear sound, impactful bass
Soundbar length: 35.43’’
What we liked: Dedicated app, ability to connect multiple speakers
View full specs: Sonos Playbar Soundbar
The Sonos Playbar is a wireless soundbar that can be used for different applications: TV, web, movies and video games are just some of them. The soundbar is mountable to save you some space and it features automatic tuning in order to optimize the sound performance for your room.
The Sonos Playbar features nine different speakers that provide you with crystal clear sound with impactful low end. The soundbar has been specially tuned by sound engineers for maximum vocal performance that emphasizes dialogues, a useful feature if you enjoy watching movies.
You can control the Sonos Playbar from your smart device via the Sonos app and even stream music from your smartphone or tablet. We liked the possibility to link Sonos speakers over Wi-Fi and thus create a sound system in different rooms that can greatly amplify the sound performance. The soundbar is easy to set up ( for your TV, it only needs a single optical cable and power cord) and features automatic remote detection that lets you control it with your own remote control.
#2 BYL Sound Bar Wireless
Sound Quality: Crystal clear sound, loud volume output
Soundbar length: 40’’
What we liked: DSP technology, included remote control
View full specs: BYL Wireless Sound Bar
For those looking for a 5.0 high-quality audio system, we would highly recommend the BYL Sound Bar Wireless and Wired Audio Bluetooth 5.0 TV Speakers (S9920PRO-UP). It is essentially a fully featured audio system that comes in the form of a single soundbar.
This soundbar includes quad built-in 3-Inch imported and advanced full-range drivers, dual high-sensitivity spherical silk film tweeter driver and twin craftsman-processed bass reflex tubes. This combination delivers crystal clear and noise-free sound performance to your room.
The DSP (Digital Signal Processing) technology offers you three different modes (dialogue, movie and music) that automatically customize the soundbar’s settings to optimize sound performance. You can switch these modes through the included remote control that also lets you adjust bass and treble to your liking. The soundbar’s length is 40 inches and can easily match your TV’s size. It is also compatible with Echo-enabled devices and you can use Bluetooth 5.0 to access them.
#3 Bose Soundbar 700
Sound Quality: Crystal clear audio, wide soundstage
Soundbar length: 38.5″
What we liked: Built-in voice assistant, dedicated app
View full specs: Bose Soundbar 700
The Bose Soundbar 700 is a high-quality soundbar that comes with a lot of extra features. It incorporates built-in voice assistants such as Alexa and Google Assistant and noise-free voice pickup from an eight microphone array. You can place the sound bar on the TV stand or mount it on the wall with the optional wall bracket.
The sound performance of the Bose Soundbar 700 is crystal clear across the frequency spectrum and can be used for music, movies, TV and sport events. The speakers create a wide and realistic soundstage that allows you to enjoy TV and movies even more.
The Bose Soundbar 700 features WiFi, Bluetooth and Apple Airplay 2 compatibility. That gives you a variety of options to stream your music, such as integrated Wi Fi music services like Spotify or music streaming via Bluetooth. You can easily control the soundbar through three different options: voice, the Bose music app, or the context sensitive universal remote. If you want to expand your system, you can add the optional Bose bass Module and Bose Surround Speakers.
#4 JBL Boost TV Compact Bluetooth Soundbar
Sound Quality: Crisp and clean audio, loud volume output for the size
Soundbar length: 15″
What we liked: Compact size, easy to set up
View full specs: JBL Boost TV Compact Bluetooth Soundbar
If you are looking for a really compact Bluetooth soundbar that is easy to set up, you will surely want to check out the JBL Boost TV. At 15’’ length, this soundbar provides you with crystal clear sound and wireless Bluetooth streaming that will improve your TV and movies experience.
In terms of sound performance, the JBL Boost TV provides you with deep bass, virtual surround sound as well as Dolby Digital support for HD movies. The dual bass port design allows for better low end response, while Harman Display Surround lets you experience virtual surround sound without additional speakers.
The design of the soundbar is stylish and modern-looking. You can use JBL Boost TV’s remote control or your TV’s remote control to wirelessly change parameters on the soundbar. JBL Soundshift technology allows you to automatically switch between the sound of your TV and the sound of your smartphone or tablet. JBL Connect lets you pair this sound bar with other JBL Connect enabled speakers to amplify your sound or to stream it in a different room simultaneously.
#5 Bose SoundTouch 300 Soundbar
Sound Quality: Noise-free sound performance, wide soundstage
Soundbar length: 38.5″
What we liked: HDMI and 4K pass through, adapted audio room calibration
View full specs: Bose SoundTouch 300 Soundbar
The Bose SoundTouch 300 Soundbar is a premium quality sound bar that can elevate your TV and movies experience. The soundbar works with Alexa for voice control (the Alexa device is sold separately).
Regarding sound performance, the Bose SoundTouch 300 Soundbar delivers crystal clear sound with wide and realistic soundstage that makes movies sound better. It also features adapted audio room calibration that customizes the system’s sound to your space for optimal performance. The soundbar supports both Dolby Digital and DTS audio formats.
The Bose SoundTouch 300 Soundbar supports HDMI connectivity and 4K pass through. You can stream music wirelessly with Bluetooth with NFC pairing and Wi Fi technology. You can also listen to music services such as Amazon Music, Spotify and Pandora or stream your personal stored music.
The soundbar is also stylish and good-looking, with glass top finish and metal grill that also adds to the sturdy build quality. If you want to expand the system, you can add the optional Acoustimass 300 wireless bass module and Virtually Invisible 300 wireless surround speakers.
#6 Klipsch Reference RSB-6 Sound Bar
Sound Quality: Crystal clear sound performance, impactful bass
Soundbar length: 43.3″
What we liked: Easy to set up, HDMI and 4K pass through
View full specs: Klipsch Reference RSB-6 Sound Bar
If you are looking for a high-quality audio system to upgrade your TV and movies experience, chances are you would want to check out the Klipsch Reference RSB-6 Sound Bar that comes with a Wireless Subwoofer. It is part of the company’s Reference series and it is very easy to set up and get it to work.
In terms of sound performance, the Klipsch Reference RSB-6 produces crystal clear and detailed sound performance thanks to the Klipsch Tractrix horns. The automatically-connecting wireless subwoofer offers tight and impactful bass. The system comes with integrated Dolby Audio that brings out clearly the sound of your movies.
Regarding video, the Klipsch Reference RSB-6 supports 4K Ultra-HD video pass-through for high quality movies and TV. It features one HDMI 2.0 input with HDCP 2.2 compatibility that connects easily with your cable/DSS box, Blu-Ray player, and gaming system. One HDMI cable is included, while other connectivity options are also available, such as an Optical Digital (TOSLink) and an analog input.
#7 Sony HT-MT300B Soundbar
Sound Quality: Detailed audio performance, tight bass
Soundbar length: 19.69 ”
What we liked: USB and wireless streaming options, compact and slim design
View full specs: Sony HT-MT300B Powerful Mini Sound bar
For those looking for a compact sound system that can produce full-range sound, we would highly recommend the Sony HT-MT300/B mini sound bar that comes with a wireless subwoofer. This system allows you to improve your listening experience without sacrificing a lot of space in a small or medium room.
Despite the size, the Sony HT-MT300/B delivers detailed sound performance with a wide soundstage, thanks to its S-Force PRO Front Surround that creates a virtual surround experience, without the need for extra speakers or cables. The slim subwoofer creates impactful low end.
The Sony HT-MT300/B features elegant and modern-looking design that can fit in any interior. The slim wireless subwoofer includes sofa mode and flexible, 2-way setup (subwoofer dimensions: 3.74 x 15.08 x 14.37 inches).
You can easily connect to the system and stream music via Bluetooth with NFC, while there is also the option to enjoy music playback via USB. The package includes an AC Adapter, an AC Cord, an optical cord, a remote control (RMT-AH301U) along with 2 AAA batteries to operate it.
#8 JBL Bar 5.1 4K Ultra HD 5.1-Channel Soundbar
Sound Quality: Crisp audio performance with surround sound, impactful bass
Soundbar length: 45″
What we liked: Detachable surround speakers, 4K compatibility
View full specs: JBL Bar 5.1 4K Ultra HD 5.1-Channel Soundbar
The JBL Bar 5.1 is a compact sound system that can transform your listening experience while watching TV, movies or playing games. It comes with true wireless surround speakers, a 10’’ wireless subwoofer as well as wide compatibility with three HDMI inputs that let you connect 4K devices and Bluetooth.
Regarding sound performance, the JBL Bar 5.1 provides you with crisp and clear sound performance that has a wide and realistic soundstage that can elevate your movies experience. 510 W of total system power provide enough volume output for every room. It also supports many cinematic audio formats such as Dolby digital, Dolby Pro Logic II and DTS. The wireless subwoofer adds thundering bass that completes the audio experience.
The clever and stylish design of the JBL Bar 5.1 makes it stand out, especially the two practical detachable battery powered wireless surround speakers that come with 10-hours of playtime (with a single charge). You can place them wherever you like to improve your room’s sound.