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7.8 out of 10

Sony HT-IS100

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Overall 8
8.0

Great if you have the room

J. Williams, Amazon
26 November 2013
  • Summary: I only used it a few times, it sounds great. The thing I don't like about it is that I thought it was wireless and it's not, and the black subwoofer is big and bulky for my place. Plus it being black doesn't really fit in here.
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Overall 10
10

Fantastic

Bryan E. Anderson, Amazon
17 April 2010
  • Summary: I have a difficult time understanding how anyone could rate this system anything but 4 or 5 stars. Seriously, if they did they must have gotten a lemon. I received this system a couple of weeks ago and waited to set it up till we moved into our new home which we did this morning. My entertainment center was delivered and assembled today so I got it all put together a few hours ago. I have a Mitsubishi WD-60C8 60" DLP. The setup was a piece of cake.
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Overall 10
10

Awesome tiny GIANT

V. Pampati "Vik", Amazon
29 March 2010
  • Summary: Speakers look like toys and when you first look at them you will definitely think over and over if you have done the right thing. We live in a town house(row house) so can't put in a real heavy sounding giant. Picked this and it is the perfect fit for my house. I am not really an expert at analyzing sounds from these equipment but to me this one sounds great. My neighbor has a Bose system which he paid $2700 and this was 1/10th the cost (~ approximately).
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Overall 10
10

Home Theater Phenomenon!!

Pedro F. Urena ""Peter"", Amazon
22 March 2010
  • Summary: Overall, very pleased with the results I've received from such tiny size product; however, it turns into a powerful "phenomenon" the minute I press that power button on my remote. I have it hooked to a Sharp 42" 1080P and PS3. FYI- I am an electronic geek (started off as a DJ, now a guitarist/base player, have recorded albums in various studios in NYC, etc); and all I can say is that this is the 2nd best electronic investment I've ever made.
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Overall 10
10

Big sound, small speakers, good price

Howard R. Brady, Amazon
10 February 2010
  • Summary: The small speakers give out pleanty of great sound for a modest (12 X 16) open concept family room. The clarity of sound output for network programs (i.e. CSI) broadcast in 5.1 adds clear dimention to the experience. When watching sports in "sports" mode, the crowd is in the background, literally (from the rear surround sound speakers).
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Overall 8
8.0

HT-IS100 fits the bill exactly for my needs

TechGuy, Amazon
20 November 2009
  • Summary: I had a need to install a HTIB (home theater in a box) unit in the bedroom to enjoy movies on my recently installed 40" LCD Sony Bravia flat panel TV. In researching various options, I was instantly attracted to this unit - simply for the tiny speakers it comes with. The more I researched this product, the more I wanted it. Sony had this product for $200 as a closeout on their website. Unfortunately, I couldn't get that deal. I opted to buy through amazon.
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Overall 10
10

No better deal for $280

J. Long "Snowdog2010", Amazon
12 November 2009
  • Summary: Got this system from J&R for sub $300. This system is truely awesome, regardless of price. Sony hit a homerun with this unit, crystal clear sound, nice bumpin bass, super small speakers, they amaze my friends with comments like "theyre smaller than bose" and "wheres the sound coming from".
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Overall 10
10

Only one thing to say "WOW!!"

Todd Patane, Amazon
5 November 2009
  • Summary: We'll get the bad out of the way first...You have all read already about the terrible location of the display screen. Heres a little note to sony, "What the hell were your designers thinking". I know in Japan space is limited, maybe there they are so close to the system you can see the screen. But here in America we usually will be sitting about 10' away from the unit.
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Overall 10
10

Fantastic Home Theater Sound !!!

Citizen X, Amazon
23 October 2009
  • Summary: This sony system is just what our living room needed. My wife and I were going for a minimalistic look. The fact that the micro speakers are sooooooo small allows you to place them anywhere to give the illusion that you dont have a surround sound system but when you turn it on there is no mistaking the power of this Sony !! The reciever/subwoofer/mid-range speaker unit is about the size of a full sized desktop computer tower.
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Overall 8
8.0

Excellent buy for a small house

Ajith Sowndararajan "Ajith", Amazon
21 October 2009
  • Summary: Excellent buy for a small house, speaker size will sure amaze you. and setup was really simple. Bass is amazing. Really neat night mode button to turn down the bass immediately. It can be extended using the sony air-link that will make it completely wireless. Definitely recommend for someone who is not too much particular in sound dynamics (thats why gave it 4 stars), but just would like to get a good feel of a home theater system, which is easy to use.
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