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Sony HT-CT180

alaTest has collected and analyzed 476 reviews of Sony HT-CT180. The average rating for this product is 4.1/5, compared to an average rating of 4.3/5 for other products in the same category for all reviews. Reviews about the design and size are on the whole positive. The sound and price also get good feedback. There are some negative opinions about the connectivity, while reviews are divided on the reliability.

usability, price, sound, size, design


We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other products in the same category the Sony HT-CT180 is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 89/100 = Very good quality.

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alaTest has collected and analyzed 65 user reviews of Sony HT-CT180 from The average user rating for this product is 4.0/5, compared to an average user rating of 4.4/5 for other products in the same category on Reviewers really like the design and size. The sound and price are also mentioned favorably, whereas some have doubts about the connectivity and reliability.

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86% of the reviews on give this product a positive rating.

Oct, 2020

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An entry-level sound bar with a wireless sub woofer, the Sony HT-CT180 is a tempting proposition for anyone who wants to improve their TVs sound on a budget. Sony sound bars have a hit-and-miss history in our testing, so did this model prove itself in...

Jun, 2015

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Please don't buy


I purchased this last night hooked it up to my 47 inch JVC and my TV was louder than the sound bar and sub so took it back and purchased the vizio and so glad I got the vizio, Sony sound bars suck,if you want the good sound go with vizio you won't be...

Apr, 2016

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wal-mart did not deliver the item,


i never recieved item from wal-mart, went to amazon and bought one, works great

Feb, 2016

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Garbage don't buy


The information is wrong the bar doesn't have any hdmi port . bass very low ,sound not to high , sound quality is good but not what I'm looking for save your money buy something else .

Feb, 2016

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misleading info


This description is INCORRECT. The description says the sound bar contains 4 HDMI ports. It has ZERO. HDMI is the input I have on my tv....

Jan, 2016

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Great gift


Bought this for my parents tv. They love it, sound is great for the price. I like how it is smaller in size compared to others I looked at. Best part my parents can hear great.

Dec, 2015

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I expect more from a Sony product


This was purchased as a Christmas present to add fuller sound to our TV. Unfortunately, the subwoofer is barely noticeable at full volume and the soundbar's max volume doesn't even come close to the volume of the built in speakers of our TV. We tried...

Dec, 2015

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So far so good


Great bass during action movies.

Dec, 2015

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Sound volume


Has limited volume range

Sep, 2015

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great product


"i really like this product, great sound through soundbar and even better with sub woofer,easy to set up and works great with my Sony brava TV, would deffo recommend this product and its good value"

Ease to use; Good build quality; Value for money; Looks good

Sep, 2017

Price comparison for Sony HT-CT180

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Sony HT-CT180 2.1 Channel Sound Bar w/Wireless...
100 Watt, 2.1 channel sound bar w/Wireless subwoofer
$149.00 TO SHOP
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80 Watt, 2.1 channel sound bar w/wired subwoofer
$286.00 TO SHOP
Sony HT-S350 Soundbar with Wireless Subwoofer: S350...
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$248.00 TO SHOP
Sony CT290 Ultra-slim 300W Sound bar, (HT-CT290)
300W power, plus 2.1ch S-Force PRO Front Surround sound
$188.00 TO SHOP
Sony HTCT380 300W 2.1-Channel Sound Bar with...
300W 2.1 channel sound bar w/wireless subwoofer, Easy set up with 3 HDMI in/1 out and ARC support, Stream...
$191.00 TO SHOP
Sony HT-MT300 2.1 Channel Bluetooth Compact Black...
Straight from the theater to your home: powerful mini soundbar with easy set-up and clear sound for any...
$159.00 TO SHOP
Sony Z9F 3.1ch Sound bar with Dolby Atmos and...
Ultimate Home Theater Upgrade with 3.1ch Dolby Atmos/DTS:X and Vertical Sound Engine
$698.00 TO SHOP
Sony S100F 2.0ch Soundbar with Bass Reflex Speaker...
Straight from the theater to your home: easy set-up, built-in tweeter, 2-ch speaker with simple Bluetooth...
$86.00 TO SHOP
Sony S200F 2.1ch Soundbar with built-in Subwoofer...
Straight from the theater to your home: Easy set-up, 2.1 Ch built in subwoofer, with simple Bluetooth...
$148.00 TO SHOP
Sony Z9R Wireless Speaker for Z9F Sound bar (SA-Z9R)
Dedicated wireless rear speakers for use with the ht-z9f sound bar.
$298.00 TO SHOP

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