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alaTest has collected and analyzed 10 reviews of LG SL8YG. The average rating for this product is 3.9/5, compared to an average rating of 4.3/5 for other products in the same category for all reviews. Reviewers are impressed by the reliability and soundstage. The usability and price are also appreciated, whereas views are divided on the design. There are some critical comments about the connectivity.

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We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other products in the same category the LG SL8YG is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 96/100 = Excellent quality.

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Expert review by : Tim Gideon (



The LG SL8YG soundbar is a 2.1 movie audio powerhouse that also delivers strong music performance and Google Assistant voice support.

Powerful audio with adjustable EQ and listening modes. Wireless subwoofer. Hands-free Google Assistant.

Expensive. Visual design isn't particularly alluring.

The LG SL8YG is a powerful 2.1 system that will appeal to bass lovers and anyone seeking rumble in their home theater audio. The built-in Google Assistant support is also a plus. As mentioned, for more money, the powerful LG SL10YG is a truly excellent...

Aug, 2019

Expert review by : Jason Bouwmeester (

LG SL8YG Soundbar review: 3.1.2 Channel Dolby Atmos sound with Google Assistant


Our LG SL8YG Soundbar review takes a look at a 3.1.2 channel soundbar with Dolby Atmos support and Google Assistant with Chromecast built right in.

Aug, 2019

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Expert review by : Al Griffin (

LG SL8YG 3.1.2 Atmos Soundbar Review


LG's 3.1.2 soundbar offers a solid, relatively affordable option for those seeking a dose of immersion minus the heavy hardware investment.

Good sound quality with movies and music; 3.1.2 Atmos playback; Chromecast built-in for music streaming

Wireless surround speakers not included; Center channel lacks some clarity on dynamic scenes

Aug, 2019

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LG SL8YG soundbar review: Crammed with audio goodness


Remarkably good value but not the broadest soundstage

Google Assistant and Chromecast support ; Dolby Atmos and DTS:X ; Expandable to full surround system

Lack of connectivity options

Feb, 2020


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Consumer review (

A1 Amazing LG Soundbar & Subwoofer


Perfect Great sound ideal soundbar Speaker for true surround sound and Sub woofer HDMI x 2 ports 1 of the is HDMI ARC connected to ARC HDMI on TV to get true DTS X and ATMOS and surround sound is crystal wireless connects to Sound bar/ Sub woofer with...

Oct, 2019

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Excellent sound quality


I was hesitant on buying a sound bar as I've always had full surround sound systems. My denon amp blew up so I decided to go down the LG sound bar route as they support Dolby atmos and DTS-X. The setup was really easy and I've honestly been blown away...

Oct, 2019