Summary: After buying the ysp2200 for another location and found the dialogue very clear, I thought using this YSP4300 would be even better on the dialogue. I used it to replace a bose home theatre system where the dialogue was sadly lacking. I found the YSP4300 is worse than the Bose and the YSP2200.
The surround sound is pretty impressive on this with movies
14 May 2015
Summary: The surround sound is pretty impressive on this with movies, but you have to switch to stereo for most broadcast tv in my experience. No big deal there--I like the HDMI control with the unit, but I have a major problem with the sub disconnecting.
Summary: tips summary: - Turn off DSP mode, use surround for movies and stereo for music. - For auto calibration, you need to put the mic at exactly your listening distance. - Burn in: After a couples of months with minimal I use I noticed the sound has noticeably opened up and became highly dynamic with...
Summary: Meh. Disappointing for the price. The "directional" sound isn't worth much in reality - and mids are middling. I ended up sending this back in - and getting a real 5.1 setup and eating the cost of hiding the wiring instead. You can do far better with conventional systems at this price point.
Summary: This has been rated as one of the best soundbars available. If this is so, forget soundbars altogether. Even a cheap HT system is superior to this. Surround effect is non-existent and the sound quality is below average. Frankly, I was shocked.