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Sony HT-XT2

Sony HT-XT2
alaScore 89

200 reviews

Sep, 2018

alaTest has collected and analyzed 200 reviews of Sony HT-XT2. The average rating for this product is 4.2/5, compared to an average rating of 4.1/5 for other Home Theater Systems for all reviews. People really like the reliability and design. The price and size are also appreciated.

usability, size, price, design, reliability

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Home Theater Systems the Sony HT-XT2 is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 89/100 = Very good quality.

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alaTest has collected and analyzed 6 user reviews of Sony HT-XT2 from The average user rating for this product is 3.3/5, compared to an average user rating of 4.3/5 for other Home Theater Systems on People are impressed by the design and usability. The reliability and price get negative opinions.

usability, design

size, price, reliability

67% of the reviews on give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the products: Sony HT-XT2 170W Sound Base with Wireless Multi-room, Google Cast and Bluetooth/NFCSony HT-XT2 170W Sound Base with Wireless Multi-room, Google Cast and Bluetooth/NFC

Sep, 2018

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The Sony HT-XT2 sound base aims to beef up your TV sound to make watching movies more exciting. It's designed to be used as part of a multi-room music system too, so this device could potentially solve all your living room audio problems, in one small...

Sep, 2016

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Quality soundbase.


Excellent value for money. Well built. Good sound. Expandable system. Improves TV sound immensely.

Dec, 2017

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Best for those wanting everything in one box


Very good sound quality without the clutter of additional boxes. Decent size means you TV easily stands on the floating glass top.

Dec, 2017

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Great Sound....realistic


Set this unit up 1 month ago ,only 1 hdmi (arc) cable and set up my BT box to switch on TV and Sounbar. So easy and quick. Watched few films so far and sound is great.

Dec, 2017

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Great sound


A perfect match for our Sony TV, looks good with excellent sound.Very pleased.

Dec, 2017

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Good but .....


Managed to set up the audio links satisfactorily. The bass note/woofer control effect is very good indeed. The ability to plug in a USB containing your favourite music tracks is a bonus. However .... I could not achieve Screen Mirroring/MIRACAST...

Dec, 2017

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Dont buy this


I would not recommend this HT-XT2 Bluetooth/NFC Sound Base With Built-In Subwoofer. when I got it set it up the sound was not that good, but one day it just stopped working, it would not take any commands. So went to Sony web site to find the answer to...

Dec, 2017

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Does what it should


Very pleased with the Base Speaker, easy to use and a good sound.

Dec, 2017

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Great looking and superb sound


Bought this a couple if weeks around am delighted. My TV sits perfectly on top inside my TV cabinet. The sound is awesome and it looks great Just what I was after.

Dec, 2017

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great sound


i have just bought this it is very easy to connect to your tv and the sound is excellent

Nov, 2017

Product Specifications


Audio decoders:Dolby Digital,Dolby Dual Mono
Audio output channels:2.1
Built-in audio decoders:Dolby Digital, Dolby Dual Mono
Game mode: Yes
RMS rated power:170

Energy Management

Power consumption (typical):40


Bluetooth: Yes
Ethernet LAN:Y
Ethernet LAN connection: Yes
Near Field Communication (NFC): Yes
Wi-Fi: Yes

Packaging Content

Cables included:HDMI
Quick start guide: Yes

Ports & interfaces

Connectivity Technology:Wired & Wireless
HDMI out:1
HDMI ports quantity:1
Number of HDMI outputs:1
USB 2.0 ports quantity:1
Wireless technologies:Wired & Wireless


Power consumption (typical):40


Receiver included: No


Bass reflex: Yes
Subwoofer included: Yes
Subwoofer location:Built-in

Technical Details

Apple docking compatibility: No
Audio formats supported:LPCM, PCM
Color of product:Black
Equalizer: Yes
Night mode: Yes
Recommended usage:TV
TV stand usage:Y
Wall mountable: No

Weight & Dimensions

Soundbar weight:18.7