Description of Sony HTCT550 / HT-CT550:
Get big sound in a small package. This compact, 2.1-channel HT-CT550W sound bar home theater system features simulated surround sound and a wireless subwoofer to rock the house with impressive, room-filling audiowithout the need for rear speakers. Made to match your 40" or larger BRAVIA® HDTV, this sound bar can be mounted directly to select BRAVIA TVs, hung on the wall or placed on a shelf, while the wireless subwoofer allows for flexible placement. Three HDMI inputs with 3D and standby pass-through allow you to connect and access multiple deviceseven when the system is powered down. In addition to the latest audio decoding technologies, this sound bar features the BRAVIA Widget on-screen interface for easy control with compatible TVs.
- 2.1-channel sound bar: The fast and easy way to add great sound to any HDTV, this sound bar matches the design of Sony® televisions and is the perfect complement for 40 and larger televisions.
- HDMI 3D Pass-Through: Enjoy 3D Blu-ray Disc movies, video games and other 3D content with compatible players and HDTVs.
- BRAVIA® Widget Control: Controlling sound bars just got easier. With select 2011 BRAVIA HDTVs, you can pull up a menu on the TV screen to make comprehensive audio adjustments.
- HDMI standby pass-through: Conveniently access all your HDMI sources without having to power on the sound bar.
- Three HDMI inputs: Connect three HD sources via HDMI and easily switch between them. HDMI connections combine the quality of pure digital-to-digital signal transfer with the simplicity of a single connection for audio, video and control.
- 3D surround sound: Using Sonys S-Force® Surround technology, the HT-CT550W can deliver simulated surround sound from just the bar and the subwoofer. You get a powerful surround sound effect without the need to connect multiple speakers throughout the room.
- Audio Return Channel: Eliminate the need for extra cables connected to your TV. Send audio from a compatible TV to the sound bar through the same HDMI cable already being used to send audio and video to your TV.
- Wireless Subwoofer: Place the subwoofer just about anywhere in the room. Sonys clever input/output box enables the sound bar to offer both a wireless subwoofer and HDMI connections to other equipment.
- Dolby® TrueHD and dts® Master Audio: Experience theater-like sound in your home with Dolby® TrueHD and dts® Master Audio HD enhanced audio.
- 400 Watts for powerful sound: Hear everything with incredible impact. The sound bar delivers 400 Watts total power (133 Watts x 2 +134 Watts, measurements at 3 Ohms, 80 Hz 1 kHz with a THD of 1%).
- BRAVIA® Sync Capable: Easily control an entire system with one remote. Operates Sony® equipment connected via HDMI cables, including compatible Blu-ray Disc players, BRAVIA® HDTVs, Handycam® camcorders and Cyber-shot® digital cameras.