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Sony HT-CT150

Sony HT-CT150
alaScore 84

968 reviews

Aug, 2015

alaTest has collected and analyzed 968 reviews of Sony HT-CT150. The average rating for this product is 4.0/5, compared to an average rating of 4.1/5 for other Home Theater Systems for all reviews.

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Home Theater Systems the Sony HT-CT150 is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 84/100 = Very good quality.

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alaTest has collected and analyzed 886 user reviews of Sony HT-CT150 from The average user rating for this product is 4.0/5, compared to an average user rating of 3.9/5 for other Home Theater Systems on

88% of the reviews on give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the product: Sony HT-CT150 Virtual 5.1 Channel Sound Bar Subwoofer Set + Kit

Aug, 2015

Expert review by: (

Sony HT-CT150


For 2010, Sony released an updated version, the HT-CT150, and little has changed on the features front. Sure, its HDMI inputs are now 3D compatible , but otherwise the feature selection is nearly identical, which is fine since the competition still...

Three HDMI inputs; excellent sound quality for a sound bar home theater system; no AV receiver required; capable of switching between six devices.

IR receiver on the subwoofer limits its placement options; subwoofer isn't wireless; cluttered remote.

Sony's HT-CT150 sound bar home theater system sounds great and is way ahead of the competition with its three HDMI inputs; however, its IR receiver limits the subwoofer's placement options.

Aug, 2010

Expert review by: (

Best budget sound-bar system


Good value, sounds good, better surround sound than similar sound bars, effective subwoofer

Limited placement flexibility, subwoofer is wired

Oct, 2011

Expert review by: (

Sony HT-CT150 3D Soundbar Reviewed


Some people just need a simple, affordable sound system for their TV. In the old days - CRT televisions had suitable speakers. Today's uber-thin HDTVs don't have much room for beaming audio solutions. For those looking for upgraded sound without a big...

The HC-CT150 looks great and is put together very well

The HC-CT150's subwoofer can't be located out of sight, as its remote eye is on the front ; The HC-CT150 sounded lightweight and shallow overall, which loweredmusic's power and pacing and the impact and excitement of movies andgames ; The HC-CT150 will...

The HC-CT150 presents an interesting quandary.On one hand, it offers a very powerful combination of features,connectivity, and cosmetics. It looks great and keeps a very lowprofile, it offers HDMI switching as well as Dolby Digital and DTSdecoding, and...

Oct, 2010


Expert review by: (

Sony HT-CT150


Combining powerful output, a broad sound stage and a wide variety of connectivity options, the Sony HT-CT150 sound bar brings superior home theater sound to your living room. Three HMDI ports ensure phenomenal sound quality, while the HT-CT150's...

Exceptional power output and HDMI connectivity result in superior sound quality

The wired subwoofer limits how far you can place it from the sound bar

With unrivaled power output, numerous connections and first-class customer support, the Sony HT-CT150 is the best entry-level sound bar on the market.

Consumer review by: AcemanX (

Simply Amazing!


Honestly, I was a bit worried about some of the negative reviews on here for this item, but with all of the features I needed, like hdmi 3d passthrough, ARC, and support for some of the nicer audio codecs, I had to pull the trigger and buy this...

Clear Sound","Easy To Set Up","Interfaces Well With TV

Confusing Remote

Feb, 2013

Consumer review by: Kurupt (

Awesome Sound Bar


This is a great sound bar, it has a crisp and clean sound. I\'ve heard other sound bars in stores and there are definetely some better one\'s out there. But if you\'re looking for one for a small-mid size room (16x16 or smaller), then this is perfect....

Clear Sound","Easy To Set Up","Interfaces Well With TV","Thundering Bass

Confusing Remote

Dec, 2012

Consumer review by: Cushlomockree (

Stopped Using It.


I have the following equipment in a 16'x14' room: TV: Sony KDL-52XBR9 (lousy speakers vs. my KDL-52XBR6) Blu-Ray: SONY BDP-S570 Cable Box: Scientific Atlanta 8300HDC (Time Warner) The reason I purchased the HT-CT150 was because the XBR9's speakers were...

It functions

Low Vol., No onscreen, Invisible Display, poor Cable integration, too many remotes needed

Oct, 2012

Consumer review by: rppb (

Good Sound


I needed a system for the TV in my sun room that I could remove in the winter.For the money this system is hard to beat.Solid bass and clear highs.I can't hear any rear channel sound effects with Netflix and I haven't hooked up a blu ray player but I...

easy to connect small footprint good tight bass clear sound

weak surround sound but what do you expect from one speaker enclosure

Sep, 2012

Consumer review by: ssquared (

Great Sound enhancement for smaller spaces


This is a good product for those who desire better sound than a TV alone can provide. really sounds impressive.

Very impressive sound quality

No bass/treble...but sw level control helps balance the sound

Aug, 2012

Consumer review by: LLNYRN (



Being that I was not in a position to have the same massive Audiophile\/Home Theater set-up I used to have some years ago before moving back to New York, I had to "downgrade" my tastes somewhat. After much research I settled for the SONY. My...

Clear Sound","Easy To Set Up","Lovely Appearance","Thundering Bass

Proprietary Cable Issue

Jul, 2012