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Sony HT RT40 Real 5 1ch Dolby Audio Soundbar for TV with Tall boy Rear Speaker Subwoofer 5 1ch Home Theatre System 600W Bluetooth Connectivity HDMI Optical Connectitvity USB Playback

Last Updated: August 7, 2021 (Refresh Now)
8.4
SCORE
/10
Total Reviews
476
Old Reviews
246
Unverified
76
Spam Test
PASS
Yes
BLUETOOTH
Yes
NFC
Yes
USB
Yes
HDMI

Review Analysis - 154 recent, verified reviews

Detailed Mode
Sound
 61
quality, bass, good, surround, amazing
+84%
-16%
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" ...  Pros: Clear and crispy sound  ...  "
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" ...  The sound quality is good but not too loud which I was expecting from a HT.  ...  "
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" ...  But sound quality is excellent.  ...  "
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" ...  SOUND QUALITY OS VERY GOOD AND ALSO IT GIVE THEITER FEELING  ...  "
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" ...  Awwwwwwwwwwwsome audio quality  ...  "
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" ...  Sound quality is brilliant.  ...  "
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" ...  Sounds great but it's a lot like what I wanted  ...  "
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" ...  Sound quality is too good.  ...  "
Sound / Sound Quality
 48
quality, surround, amazing, sound system, played
+92%
-8%
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" ...  Will update more onnthe sound experience in coming days.  ...  "
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" ...  Very good product except that you don't get that crisp sound of cassette deck systems when you hear old songs.  ...  "
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" ...  The surround effect is mind blowing.  ...  "
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" ...  Happy sound ok  ...  "
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" ...  Sound quality is brilliant.  ...  "
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" ...  The surround sound and channel separation is fantastic. ... The surround sound is just unbelievable and the system does pretty well in music mode with the rear speakers calibrated to plus 6dBL with the distance level at 6M and ALL FRONT placement.  ...  "
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" ...  Overall I like the sound effects.  ...  "
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" ...  perfect surround sound.  ...  "
Usage
 19
sony, sound, service, much, done
+100%
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" ...  A person named Anandhu came to our house and set up everything in no time.  ...  "
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" ...  Demo was great.much better sound .  ...  "
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" ...  I did the installation and must say that it is great value and the quality of the sound is just great.  ...  "
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" ...  Installation was done very fast and approached for installing product as soon as I receive product ... Technician is good and explained everything very well  ...  "
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" ...  Installation and demo by 'Durga Electronics Rajahmundry'  ...  "
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" ...  Very much satisfied with the installation process.  ...  "
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" ...  Demo done by Nainesh, Shri Parshwa, Vadodara.  ...  "
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" ...  Great sound and I needed help with the mounting and installation in which sony customer service has no competition.  ...  "
Price
 17
price, value, sound, waste, value for money
+88%
-12%
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" ...  Otherwise, the product is good value for money.  ...  "
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" ...  Overall value for money  ...  "
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" ...  Value for money .  ...  "
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" ...  Good product for the price  ...  "
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" ...  Bought it during a sale for 16.5k.  ...  "
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" ...  All in all you wont go wrong with this , its offering so much better performance than its competitors at this price.  ...  "
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" ...  True value for money. ... It’s a perfect buy and true value for money  ...  "
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" ...  Sound quality is too good and product is value for money  ...  "
Sound / Bass
 16
good, sound, quality, high, even
+63%
-38%
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" ...  Sound quality is good and base is decent  ...  "
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" ...  Low Bluetooth connectivity range,bass quality is not up to mark but overall sound quality is good 👍  ...  "
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" ...  Bass quality is perfect, at maximum volume also zero noise and 100% bits clearity.  ...  "
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" ...  Highs are clear and the bass is punchy.  ...  "
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" ...  bass not upto the mark  ...  "
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" ...  I was looking for a home theatre with good bass and quality. ... As i was satisfied with its performance and bass i bought it. ... The bass got wayy better , and even the 5.1 surround effect worked like a charm. ... Even in volume 25 you get so high sounds bass and effect which is just perfect for movies and tv shows . ... The bass is just amazing my house seems to vibrate if i keep high volumes.  ...  "
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" ...  Sound was good but bass is very pathetic.  ...  "
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" ...  Bass should’ve been more in the system.  ...  "
Connectivity
 16
good, connectivity, tv, spdif, sound
+88%
-13%
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" ...  Use HDMI ARC for a top quality performance.  ...  "
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" ...  Bluetooth connectivity and sony music app works great.  ...  "
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" ...  System comes with NFC which works flawlessly with phones which have that capability.  ...  "
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" ...  No connectivity issues till now.  ...  "
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" ...  So must ensure your pc have spdif output  ...  "
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" ...  Decent sound clarity but least bluetooth conectivity range, overall great experience  ...  "
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" ...  A nice product, connected with TV and very good surround sound, I like it  ...  "
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" ...  The connection is good  ...  "
Usage / Setup
 15
sony, sound, service, much, done
+100%
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" ...  Delivery person installation nice mr.manikandan sony service centre nice & very good.  ...  "
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" ...  Great sound and I needed help with the mounting and installation in which sony customer service has no competition.  ...  "
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" ...  Demo done by Nainesh, Shri Parshwa, Vadodara.  ...  "
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" ...  Had a wonderful experience with the delivery & installation process. ... Got delivered a day in advance, thereafter raised an installation request with SONY team.  ...  "
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" ...  I did the installation and must say that it is great value and the quality of the sound is just great.  ...  "
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" ...  Sony was also quick is scheduling the installation.  ...  "
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" ...  Very much satisfied with the installation process.  ...  "
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" ...  Installation was also done promptly and according to expectation.  ...  "
Connectivity / Device Compatibility
 10
spdif, pc, output, good, connection
+90%
-10%
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" ...  The connection is good  ...  "
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" ...  System comes with NFC which works flawlessly with phones which have that capability.  ...  "
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" ...  Overall product is good but sometimes have connectivity issues with TV.  ...  "
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" ...  I restarted bith tv and home theatre and it worked fine. ... Coming to bluetooth and usb its the same .  ...  "
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" ...  A nice product, connected with TV and very good surround sound, I like it  ...  "
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" ...  No connectivity issues till now.  ...  "
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" ...  So must ensure your pc have spdif output  ...  "
Marketplace / Delivery
 8
delivered, time, service, package, good
+100%
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" ...  Came on time and delivered satisfactory service  ...  "
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" ...  Product is very good and so is the service who arrived right on time just as promised.  ...  "
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" ...  Package arrived pretty fast long before the delivery date.  ...  "
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" ...  The package was delivered in a very good condition.  ...  "
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" ...  Satisfied with service from VK technology and delivery  ...  "
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" ...  Honest review after 3 months from date of delivery ... Things included in box  ...  "
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" ...  Arrived before time and in perfect shape.  ...  "
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" ...  Overall I like the product but did not like Amazon delivery time which was committed while ordering the product.  ...  "
Marketplace
 8
delivered, time, service, packing, package
+100%
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" ...  Came on time and delivered satisfactory service  ...  "
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" ...  Product is very good and so is the service who arrived right on time just as promised.  ...  "
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" ...  Package arrived pretty fast long before the delivery date.  ...  "
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" ...  The package was delivered in a very good condition.  ...  "
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" ...  Satisfied with service from VK technology and delivery  ...  "
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" ...  Honest review after 3 months from date of delivery ... Things included in box  ...  "
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" ...  Arrived before time and in perfect shape.  ...  "
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" ...  Overall I like the product but did not like Amazon delivery time which was committed while ordering the product.  ...  "
Sound / Volume
 7
tall, loud, speakers, speaker, sound system
+57%
-43%
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" ...  Rest I love the powerful sound and a great addition to the living room.  ...  "
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" ...  Not loud enough but sound quality is excellent  ...  "
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" ...  The sound output is perfect for small sized houses.  ...  "
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" ...  The sound quality is good but not too loud which I was expecting from a HT.  ...  "
Reliability
 5
sound
+80%
-20%
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" ...  No faults were detected.  ...  "
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" ...  I have been using this sound system for over 2 years now.  ...  "
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" ...  Been using this HT for one month now.  ...  "
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" ...  No connectivity issues till now.  ...  "
Connectivity / Ports
 5
pc, output, hdmi, connect
+40%
-60%
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" ...  Also pls check if your tv has HDMI ARC port before you put your money in this.  ...  "
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" ...  USB can be supported only when system is connected to TV other wise it will not work.  ...  "
Connectivity / Bluetooth
 5
connectivity, quality, good, sound, bass
+100%
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" ...  Low Bluetooth connectivity range,bass quality is not up to mark but overall sound quality is good 👍  ...  "
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" ...  Decent sound clarity but least bluetooth conectivity range, overall great experience  ...  "
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" ...  Bluetooth connectivity and sony music app works great.  ...  "
Usage / Capacity
 4
+100%
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" ...  Rest I love the powerful sound and a great addition to the living room.  ...  "
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" ...  A person named Anandhu came to our house and set up everything in no time.  ...  "
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" ...  If room size is big then dont go for this system  ...  "
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" ...  Have been looking for a entry level home theatre system for my loving room of size approx 10'x10'.  ...  "
Software
 3
using, sound, quality, feeling
+100%
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" ...  SOUND QUALITY OS VERY GOOD AND ALSO IT GIVE THEITER FEELING  ...  "
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" ...  You can download the sony music center app and control your home theatre from the app. ... The app has all features and can also change settings.  ...  "
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" ...  Awesome thing about speakers is that you can operate it remotely using sony music center app. ... You can switch it ON and OFF using mobile app.  ...  "
Cable
 3
+100%
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" ...  Length of the surround speaker wire.  ...  "
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" ...  The length of cables for the rear surround speakers are sufficient for the room size mentioned above. ... But if your room is bigger than this, use 14 gauge speaker wire and 4.2mm pin pitch round terminals to extend the cable.  ...  "
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" ...  Good length of wire is provided for tall boy speakers.  ...  "

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Specifications

Connectivity
Bluetooth:  Yes 
NFC:  Yes 
USB:  Yes 
HDMI:  Yes 
Number of USB ports:  1 
Yes
BLUETOOTH
Yes
NFC
Yes
USB
Yes
HDMI