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Klipsch Bar 48
Powered sound bar with wireless subwoofer and Bluetooth®
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15 reviews

$575.00 Sale: -$101.00 off

$474.00
  • 3.1-channel sound bar and subwoofer system with premium wooden enclosures
  • built-in Bluetooth for wireless music streaming from compatible smartphones, tablets, and computers
  • compatible with Klipsch Surround 3 wireless speaker kit for full surround sound
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Klipsch Bar 40
Powered sound bar with wireless subwoofer and Bluetooth®
  • 2.1-channel sound bar and subwoofer system with premium wooden enclosures
  • built-in Bluetooth for wireless music streaming from compatible smartphones, tablets, and computers
  • preset sound modes for dialogue, night, and virtual surround
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Klipsch Reference RSB-11
Powered sound bar with 4K video passthrough, wireless subwoofer, and Bluetooth®
  • front-row Klipsch sound with large wireless 8" subwoofer
  • three 4K-compatible HDMI inputs
  • built-in Bluetooth® for wireless music listening
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Sonos Playbar
TV sound bar/wireless music system
  • plays TV sound, music from the web, and digital audio files on your home network
  • wirelessly access digital music services, like Spotify®, TIDAL, and Pandora®, as well as thousands of Internet radio stations
  • slimline profile for easy placement near TV
       
Condition New Stock New Stock New Stock New Stock
General Klipsch Bar 48 Klipsch Bar 40 Klipsch Reference RSB-11 Sonos Playbar
Bar Bar Bar Bar
Self-powered Self-powered Self-powered Self-powered
Yes Yes Yes Optional
Wireless Surrounds Optional No No Optional
Number Of Channels 3.1 2.1 2.1 3.0
Surround Formats Klipsch Bar 48 Klipsch Bar 40 Klipsch Reference RSB-11 Sonos Playbar
Yes Yes Yes Yes
Yes No No No
No No No No
No No No No
Audio Enhancements Klipsch Bar 48 Klipsch Bar 40 Klipsch Reference RSB-11 Sonos Playbar
Yes Yes Yes Yes
Night Night Night mode No
Virtual Surround Virtual Surround Virtual Surround KlipschOptimizedSurround Yes
Audio Connections Klipsch Bar 48 Klipsch Bar 40 Klipsch Reference RSB-11 Sonos Playbar
Optical Digital Inputs 1 1 1 1
Coaxial Digital Inputs None None None None
HDMI ARC Input Yes Yes Yes No
HDMI eARC Input No No No No
3.5mm Stereo Analog Inputs 1 1 1 None
RCA Stereo Analog Inputs None None None None
USB Type-A Input No No No No
Subwoofer Output Yes Yes Wireless Wireless
Audio Specs Klipsch Bar 48 Klipsch Bar 40 Klipsch Reference RSB-11 Sonos Playbar
1" Tractrix Horn (3) 0.75" Tractrix Horn (2) 0.75" Horn-Loaded (2) 3 Dome tweeters
None None 2.5" Cone (4) Midrange drivers (6)
3" Cone (4) 3" Cone (2) None None
8" 6.5" 8" None
Sealed(bar)/Ported(sub) Sealed(bar)/Ported(sub) Bass Reflex Acoustic Suspension
Not Given Not Given 28-20k Hz Not Given
420 total Not given 135 total Not given
Subwoofer RMS Power 420 total Not given 135 total N/A
Video Connections Klipsch Bar 48 Klipsch Bar 40 Klipsch Reference RSB-11 Sonos Playbar
HDMI Inputs None None 3 None
HDMI Outputs 1 1 1 None
Video Specs Klipsch Bar 48 Klipsch Bar 40 Klipsch Reference RSB-11 Sonos Playbar
HDMI Video Pass-through Resolution N/A N/A 4K N/A
No No No No
Control Klipsch Bar 48 Klipsch Bar 40 Klipsch Reference RSB-11 Sonos Playbar
Includes Remote Yes Yes Yes No
No No No Alexa & Google Assistant optional
Control by App No No No Apple iOS, Android
HDMI CEC No No Yes No
No No No Yes
Learns TV Remote Yes Yes Yes Yes
Audio Streaming Klipsch Bar 48 Klipsch Bar 40 Klipsch Reference RSB-11 Sonos Playbar
Bluetooth Connectivity Built-in Built-in Built-in No
No No No No
Chromecast built-in No No No No
Files on Your Network No No No No
Wi-Fi Networking Klipsch Bar 48 Klipsch Bar 40 Klipsch Reference RSB-11 Sonos Playbar
Built-in Wi-Fi Version None None None 802.11 b/g
Bands N/A N/A N/A 2.4 GHz
Other Info Klipsch Bar 48 Klipsch Bar 40 Klipsch Reference RSB-11 Sonos Playbar
Wall-mountable Yes Yes Yes Yes
Yes Yes No Optional
Sound Bar Size (inches) 2-15/16H x 47-13/16W x 3-7/16D 3H x 40-1/8W x 3-7/16D 3-11/16H x 44-1/16W x 3-15/16D 3-5/16H x 35-1/2W x 5-1/2D
Not Given Not Given 10 lbs 11.9 lbs
Subwoofer Size (inches) 16-1/8H x 11-15/16W x 12-3/4D 13-3/16H x 9-1/2W x 10-7/16D 13-1/2H x 8-7/16W x 17-1/8D No Subwoofer
Not Given Not Given 24 lbs N/A
3 Years 3 Years 3 Years 1 Year
3 Years 3 Years 3 Years 1 Year
1 Year 1 Year 1 Year 1 Year
1 Year 1 Year 1 Year 1 Year
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Klipsch Bar 48
Powered sound bar with wireless subwoofer and Bluetooth®
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15 reviews

$575.00 Sale: -$101.00 off

$474.00
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Klipsch Bar 40
Powered sound bar with wireless subwoofer and Bluetooth®
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Klipsch Reference RSB-11
Powered sound bar with 4K video passthrough, wireless subwoofer, and Bluetooth®
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Sonos Playbar
TV sound bar/wireless music system
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