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Samsung HW-R550

alaTest has collected and analyzed 2 reviews of Samsung HW-R550. The average rating for this product is 3.8/5, compared to an average rating of 4.3/5 for other products in the same category for all reviews. Reviews about the usability and design are on the whole positive. The sound and bass quality also get good feedback. Some have doubts about the treble quality.

bass quality, sound, design, usability

treble quality

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other products in the same category the Samsung HW-R550 is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 93/100 = Excellent quality.

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Expert review by : Jean-Simon Bonneterre, Yannick Khong (

Samsung HW-R550 Soundbar Review


The Samsung HW-R550 has a decent overall performance. This 2.1 system setup can get pretty loud and will perform quite accurately. Its sound profile is slightly dark, though, as there's an overemphasis in the bass range while lacking a bit of detail in...

Decent stereo sound. Well-built design. Good overall performance at high volume.

No 4k @ 60Hz passthrough. No height channels and Atmos support. Poor surround performance.

Decent for mixed usage. This 2.1 soundbar sounds decent with stereo content like music and dialog-oriented content like podcasts and audiobooks. However, it won’t be the best option for movies as it doesn’t provide an immersive experience due to the...

Sep, 2019