Sony announced the launch of HT-X8500 Soundbar in India on Wednesday. It comes with Dolby Atmos technology which creates cinematic quality surround sound in a single bar design without the need for extra speakers.
The HT-X8500 is priced at ₹29,990 and will be available online soon. It is already available across all Sony Centers and major electronic stores in India.
The HT-X8500 is a 2.1 channel soundbar with a built-in dual subwoofer. Sony claims this helps it deliver deep bass sound while consuming minimum space in your living space. It supports Dolby Atmos and DTS:X—an object-based audio codec, which aims to create a multi-dimensional sound. It also has eARC support for high quality audio codecs. It measures 890 x 64 x 96mm and weighs 3.1kg.
It sports a vertical surround engine and comes with five optimized sound modes at a click of a button for unique experience. It also has Bluetooth functionality that lets it connect wirelessly with Bravia TVs.
“Sony HT-X8500 soundbar is designed to enhance the audio to complement the TV viewing experience. With Dolby Atmos and built-in subwoofer, cinema and music lovers will see, hear and feel their favorite shows, movies, and music like never-before” said Hidenori Hino, Business Head, Audio, Sony India.