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Sony HT-CT291

Sony HT-CT291
alaScore 89

108 reviews

Sep, 2018

alaTest has collected and analyzed 108 reviews of Sony HT-CT291. The average rating for this product is 4.5/5, compared to an average rating of 4.1/5 for other Home Theater Systems for all reviews. People really like the design. The price also gets good reviews.

usability, price, design

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Home Theater Systems the Sony HT-CT291 is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 89/100 = Very good quality.

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The Sony HT-CT291 is a large sound bar that sits in the middle of Sony's sound bar range. It's got some useful features, such as a wireless subwoofer that will cut down on your living room clutter. But how does it stand up in the all-important sound...

Jun, 2017

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Great sound


Lip sink issues with sound. Still not worked out how to adjust. Tried just TV speakers lip sink fine ( Sony bravia 55 inch ) so not TV.

Feb, 2018

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Would have given more stars but goes out of sync!


Satisfactory, prefer to have sub behind sofa but cannot hear it.

Feb, 2018

Consumer review (

Great sound but some lip sync issues


Love the depth of sound, but on some channels (skyoneHD ) lip sync is out. Looking for a work around

Feb, 2018

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Good sound for the price.


I have had this sound bar for a few weeks now. It was very easy to set up and the Bluetooth sub woofer connected without problem. I think the general sound quality is good although I was disappointed with the poor strength of bass sound even when...

Feb, 2018

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Quality sound


I bought this sound bar along with a new Sony tv, it was simple to set up and has great features. Volume controlled by tv remote, hence no need for two remotes. Very easy to Bluetooth phone, tablet etc.

Feb, 2018

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I was frankly shocked by the quality of the sound now available in my home. Like watching a movie in a cinema, every gunshot and explosion is not only heard, but felt. It's like someone thumps you across the chest with a bag of flour. The first evening...

Feb, 2018

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An 'OK' Sound Bar that could have been better


This is a good looking sound bar that sits discretely in front of the TV although sometimes it's positioning can obscure the line of sight for controlling the TV. I found it quite difficult to set up- suffering lag between the sound and vision which I...

Feb, 2018

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Excellent product


This soundbar is fantastic value. It transforms the audio output from the TV and makes all types of viewing so much better with the sounds it provides . It's Bluetooth feature allows you to listen to your phone, tablet etc. with a great sound.

Jan, 2018

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Great value


I bought this to team with my new 55inch Sony 4K TV. I already have experience of how good Sony soundbars are, as I have had them for previous Sony TVs. This new one has an amazing sound range. The cinematic sound encompasses dimension and proximity...

Jan, 2018

Product Specifications


Audio decoders:Dolby Digital,Dolby Dual Mono
Audio output channels:2.1
RMS rated power:300


Bluetooth profiles:A2DP,AVRCP

Packaging Content

Batteries included:Y
Quick start guide:Y
Warranty card:Y

Ports & interfaces

Connectivity Technology:Wired & Wireless
Digital audio optical in:1
HDMI out:1
HDMI ports quantity:1
Number of HDMI outputs:1


Power consumption (typical):55


Subwoofer included:Y
Wireless subwoofer:Y

Technical Details

Color of product:White
Wall mountable:Y

Weight & Dimensions

Soundbar weight:5.07
Subwoofer depth:14.3
Subwoofer height:13.5
Subwoofer weight:13.9
Subwoofer width:6.69