Samsung sure upped the ante with the HW-Q950A, a soundbar that arrives with a room-enveloping 11.1.4-channel configuration powered by a whopping 22 drivers. Not quite as big and hulking as you might expect, the HW-Q950A does Dolby Atmos and DTS:X, and it boasts built-in Alexa, AirPlay 2, and a pair of room-correction technologies. Naturally, it also comes with an eye-popping $1,800 list price, although it’s frequently much cheaper on Amazon.
So, does the 11.1.4-channel Samsung HW-Q950A live up to the hype? Let’s take a listen.
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