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5.9 out of 10

Samsung HW-C450

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Reviews and Problems with Samsung HW-C450

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Overall 2
2.0

Will not operate

Dr. Wayne LaGue, Amazon
7 June 2012
  • Summary: After about a year's very infrequent use the sound bar would display "PROT" immediately when turned on. It would then shut itself off. Samsung Service indicated that the unit was overheating. Since it can't be turned on its hard to imagine that it is overheating. The price for repair was a minimum of $160. This unit is a piece of garbage and Samsung is not standing behind it. I would not recommend it to anyone.
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Overall 2
2.0

defetive item

Eric Kim, Amazon
17 December 2011
  • Summary: I usually have good luck with refurbished unit. In fact; this was the first time I received a defective item. It is very cumbersome to repackage and ship back items such as rhis. I wish sellers did better quality control on their items before selling.
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Overall 2
2.0

Soundbar Good -Subwoofer doesn't connect

Al Messore, Amazon
18 November 2011
  • Summary: I ordered a refurbished unit. I unwrapped everything, hooked up the soundbar to the TV using the digital cable and followed the instructions to get the subwoofer to connect, but could not. The sound bar worked properly but, I couldn't get the subwoofer to connect. So I called Samsung and tried to get it to connect. We worked on it for a 1/2 hour. The subwoofer's blue connect light would flash as soon as it was plugged into the outlet.
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Overall 8
8.0

The unit I got had to be switched out. However it sounds & works great

guillermosuarez1, Ebay
24 October 2011
  • Summary: For the money you cant beat it. I really like how easy it was to hook everything up. I was up and running in less than 4 minutes. The wireless subwoofer is much more powerful than I originaly expected.
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Overall 2
2.0

junk seller also sold as good but junk

diggersdepot-57, Ebay
3 September 2011
  • Summary: these are junk turn off on there own have to get up anf turn back on and trset all settings wont let me submit with less than 100 letters so again they are ???????????????????
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Overall 8
8.0

Priced a Best Buy for $400, a steal, so far I can't get enough.

devynsdad, Ebay
5 August 2011
  • Summary: Brought a refurbished product, first time ever buying refurbished. So far, product has by far exceeded my expectations. Small bedroom 150 sq feet, thing rooks, does everything I needed and more. Plugged it in went downstairs for 5 minutes and came back to everything being synced up, my Samsung TV, Samsung DVD player. Got my new tv installed on the was, and every night I've watched a different blue ray movie just because.
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Overall 10
10

Very nice sound

talkinghead, Amazon
4 July 2011
  • Summary: Bought this for 'mancave' in vacation home, the room is about 20x30 feet. Sounds great- I actually like it as much as my 5 piece Onkyo in primary home and if I didn't already have that I'd buy another one of these in a second. Looks sleek and nice too. Using it with a Samsung 58" plasma and Samsung blu-ray. I have had zero problems with anything Samsung be it TV, DVD or even cell phone- would not hesitate to buy anything Samsung.
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Overall 10
10

What I expected, very happy

Peteralex4 "peteralex4", Amazon
20 March 2011
  • Summary: I have had the unit for 2 weeks now and am very pleased. Not desiring a full blown surround sound system (or the price)I read these reviews and this unit sounded like a simple cost effective upgrade that would do what I wanted. It has. The HWC450 delivers MUCH improved sound from my Samsung 42 inch plasma. The sound bar fills the audio gap that was evident with stock speakers. So now I have both sound AND the great visual of the plasma.
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Overall 2
2.0

Technical problem is real

Bradford Parks, Amazon
15 March 2011
  • Summary: I purchased this sound bar to go with our Samsung 46" TV. I read the reviews here, and saw the responses from some people who had issue where the sound bar automatically switching between INPUT1 and INPUT2, causing the sound to go out. Since this was a relatively small # of reviews, I decided to purchase and hope for the best.
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Overall 8
8.0

Good but not Great

D. Statler "Something given has no value", Amazon
10 March 2011
  • Summary: I bought this to replace a Sony HT-CT150 sound bar that I have been using for my living room setup. I do have to admit that that I miss the 3.1 channel that the Sony offered but I was having too many problems with volume fluxuations and felt I needed a better solution. The Samsung is a fairly powerful 2.1 channel sound bar that is very easy to set up and configure.
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