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Maxell SSB-1
8.3 out of 10

Maxell SSB-1

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Overall 8
8.0

Awesome!! Just perfect for me..

emco_gifts, Ebay
4 November 2014
  • Summary: This sound bar is just perfect for me. I bought this speaker because I needed better sound from my flat panel TV, and now its just right. I like its low profile design and included sub. I haven't tried many other sound bars, but to me this an awesome speaker.
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Overall 6
6.0

I think it's worth it as long as you remember it's cheap.

kamagee, Ebay
3 November 2014
  • Summary: I use this to sit under a 24" Samsung TV which sits on my desk and whose sound is very tinny. This adds some much-needed bass but, if anything, too much bass. It's a little boomy. The best sound comes from a mixture of the tinny TV speakers and the boomy Maxell SSB-1. Mine arrived without the promised remote control. The seller knocked $10 off the price and I was able to buy a new one from Maxell for $5.
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Overall 10
10

Outstanding.

alpha-ade, Ebay
7 October 2014
  • Summary: Super speakers. Sound is great and installation is very easy. Small enough to fit anywhere. definitely a good buy.
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Overall 6
6.0

Better than nothing, but don't expect to be blown away

peralez, Ebay
21 August 2014
  • Summary: At this point it is hard to find a new one, since most of them available are refurbished. The design is good, the setup is easy, but the sound is decent at best. There is a bass mode which adds a LOT of bass including high pitch bass which you don't want, so you will have to lower the bass on your tv to make it sound good. Some good features are it works when the tv is on and turns off when the tv goes off, has a remote, but most likely you won't need it.
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Overall 10
10

An absolutely amazing soundbar for the price!

hongmill, Ebay
5 December 2013
  • Summary: This is an absolutely amazing soundbar for the price. It would still be amazing if it cost $100-$150 more.I hooked one up to a bedroom TV and it sounded about 500% better than the speakers on the flatscreen it was connected to. It also connects to your tv very easily. I biought this one to hook up to another tv in our house where we dont want a big soundbar, and where we don't want to fool with hooking the tv up to our stereo system, but we need better sound.
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Overall 8
8.0

Good sound for an HDTV in a low-profile package

phillrj32450, Ebay
7 July 2013
  • Summary: I like the low profile form of this sound bar as I installed it directly in front of my 47 inch TV, and considering its small size, it provides far superior audio than the TV's anemic, built-in speakers.
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Overall 6
6.0

Great for a casual listen Experience

aholston_1989, Ebay
14 April 2013
  • Summary: If your looking for something small and sleek this is for you! The sound quality is decent, but the built in sub-woofer does add a plus. I did notice tho if it is turned up to loud the sub-woofer intends to rattle and throws off the sound. So if you looking for a casual listen experience, this isn't bad at all!! I recommend hooking it up to a 20" TV or smaller.
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Overall 6
6.0

good bass, bad treble. worthless remote.

gkargelgerry, Ebay
6 March 2013
  • Summary: bass is a surprise. it is very good. treble is muffled and cannot be corrected. cannot play with tv sound at same time because you get an echo. the remote sucks! hardly ever works. i am on the fence as to whether i would buy it again. bass might make it worth while.
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Overall 10
10

Purchased here on eBay for $50, I feel like it was a great value.

ms_laray, Ebay
20 February 2013
  • Summary: For a lower end sound bar, this maxell surpassed my expectations. I purchsed for my master bedroom. It's not over powering but it's much clearer than the speakers on the flat panel. I sometimes felt like I had a hard time understanding all of the words on my Samsung 52". I turned off the sound & I understand ever word from the bar.
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Overall 8
8.0

Good sound as long as volume is medium to high

smartpurchase2012, Ebay
19 February 2013
  • Summary: Only issue is when volume is low the sound tends to cut out all together...not a big issue since I purchased for better sound when volume is higher.
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