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Enjoy powerful surround sound with the new HT-S40R from Sony

Press release   •   Mar 17, 2021 09:00 CET

  • Immerse yourself in your favourite film with real surround sound
  • Experience a wireless design that delivers cinema sound without the complexity
  • It’s not just movies that sound amazing, the HT-S40R is made for music too

Sony has announced the HT-S40R, a new powerful sound system, perfect for recreating a real cinema sound that fits your home. The HT-S40R has 600W of powerful and real 5.1 channel surround sound, with wireless rear speakers that bring every movie to life.

Show-stopping sound

For a fantastic audio experience, this combination of a soundbar, subwoofer and wireless rear speakers delivers dynamic sound that fills your room.

The HT-S40R comes with 600W total power output, 5.1 channel real surround sound and Dolby Audio🄬 technology, bringing powerful sound that puts you at the heart of the action. Whether you’re binge-watching a new series or re-watching an old favourite you’ll be able to hear every little detail, helping bring every scene to life.

Focus less on the clutter, and more on the sound

With the new HT-S40R you can set up your home theatre system however you’d like with minimum wires. With a wireless amplifier that powers the rear speakers, there are no wires between the front and rear to get in your way. The system can deliver cinema sound without clutter or complexity.

For even fewer wires in your living room, you can send audio to your home theatre system wirelessly with a Sony BRAVIA TV supporting TV wireless connection.

It’s not just movies that sound amazing, the HT-S40R is made for music too. You can use Bluetooth® to wirelessly stream music from your smartphone or use the USB port to play audio from a USB device.

Looks good in any living room

The HT-S40R has been made with design at its core. With a slim, compact soundbar, unobtrusive subwoofer and wireless rear speakers, the HT-S40R is designed to fit perfectly with BRAVIA TVs and complement your living room. Plus, the compact soundbar and rear speakers canbe wall mounted to fit neatly in your room and you can place the wireless amplifier wherever you like – flat on a table shelf or mounted on the wall.

Set up in seconds

The HT-S40R is ready ‘to go’ straight out of the box. Simply connect the bar to the subwoofer and the rear speakers to the wireless amplifier, using the supplied cables and connect the subwoofer to a TV[1].Then sit back, relax and enjoy 5.1 channels of real surround sound. HDMI ARC, optical and analogue input connections are available.

Optional sound setting

The speaker system comes with 4 sound modes; cinema, music, standard and auto sound so that you can choose the one that’s right for whatever you’re watching or listening to. You can also choose Night and Voice modes when you need them and the subwoofer’s volume control to fine-tune your viewing experience.

The HT-S40R model will be priced at approximately €400/£350 and available from May 2021.

[1] Optical cable is supplied with a European or UK plug within the box. HDMI sold separately.

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