JBL Bar 5.1

Brand JBL
Speaker type Surround sound system
Connectivity Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, HDMI, USB

If you want clear, crisp audio with high bass performance, you must be after a powerful surround sound system. JBL recently comes up with Bar 5.1 channel surround sound that only weighs 6.2 pounds and appears in a dark gray combination. Besides, it does not come alone when you order a JBL Bar 5.1 because a wireless subwoofer measuring 17.3 x 12.0 x 12.0 inches is also coming along, automatically starting pairing when you power on the system.

JBL kept the design decent with a metallic grill at the front covering the built-in five drivers and two side-firing tweeters responsible for delivering 50W of five channels. The sound system provides exceptional audio without any distortion with a frequency range of around 40Hz- 20KHz.

Leaving the front panel for speakers, drivers, JBL decided to put all the connectivity inputs at the back. Thus, you can find labeled inputs of HDMI (supports 4K resolution), HDMI ARC (TV cable), Optical digital, USB input (for audio), and a power cable input. Also, you can pair your 70 Inch TV to the soundbar via Wi-Fi or Bluetooth connection, which supports all the latest versions and can be compatible with all the Smart TVs to date.

In addition, you would not find any audio modes available either on the remote or in the Soundbar settings, but we are not considering it as a huge drawback. However, a handy remote control comes with the best soundbar for 70 Inch TV for regular navigation. Furthermore, it performs well while streaming movies and shows or even listen to music as it features Dolby Digital Dolby Pro Logic II and DTS to redefine the music experience. It also delivers an intense low-frequency bass level, boosting the excitement of all the music lovers.

Pros
  • Powerful soundbar
  • Wireless connectivity
  • Adjustable EQ
  • Clear and loud audio quality
Cons
  • Audio modes would be a valuable addition

Sony ST5000

Brand Sony
Speaker type Soundbar, Subwoofer
Connectivity Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, HDMI, USB

After reasonable attempts of many brands, including Samsung, Yamaha, Philips, Polk soundbars, we finally get to see a decent one with Sony ST5000 soundbar. It is a perfect sound system for your big-size TV with Dolby Atmos for the home theatre vibes. It delivers warm, sophisticated volume with maximum frequency without any distortions, and the wireless subwoofer also boosts the bass performance.

Moreover, it would not disappoint you with its plain yet sleek appearance as it comes in a small size than its rivals. The voice it delivers is realistic, thanks to the seven 65mm drivers at the front and three tweeters in the center. Surprisingly, if you decide to mount the soundbar on the wall, it has height realistically drivers at the top that ensures throwing maximum clear volume to each corner of the room.

Like the other products of Sony, this ST5000 soundbar is not a complicated device to operate. In addition, it has built-in Spotify in case you do not want to connect your phone using a Wi-Fi or Bluetooth connection. Speaking of pairing devices, you can opt for HDMI or USB latest versions to connect different digital devices or gaming consoles to your Sony soundbar.

Lastly, the remote control could be better with labeled buttons at the front for easy navigation. You can still connect your soundbar to your TV via HDMI cable and adjusts the settings. However, the soundbar has a display screen that monitors the modes, volume, and running input.

Pros
  • Built-in Chromecast
  • 7.1.2 channel sound system
  • Rich bass
  • Dialogue clarity
Cons
  • A little expensive

Polk Audio MagniFi Max SR

Brand Polk Audio
Speaker type Soundbar, Subwoofer
Connectivity Bluetooth, HDMI, Ethernet, Aux, Wi-Fi

Polk Audio manufactures affordable products with suitable performance quality. It launched a huge product line of soundbars featuring unique functions to make it stand out. Polk Audio MagniFi Max is one of its premium soundbars with a wireless subwoofer. Indeed, the soundbar has a compact size, weighing only 2.7 kg, making it easy to set and move around. The wireless subwoofer does not consume much space and would not make you tired setting as it weighs 6.1 kg only.

MagniFi Max attracts you with its first stunning appearance. However, when you do unboxing, you will be surprised to see the elegant design of the soundbar and few connectivity cables come along. It also arrives with a dedicated remote control that will help you manage the system from the couch comfort.

Moreover, being the best soundbar for 70 Inch TV, it offers plenty of connectivity inputs for pairing the devices. It contains three HDMI CEC support inputs, one HDMI ARC output, an Ethernet cable for internet connectivity, and an Aux cable. You will also get Bluetooth and a Wi-Fi connection for wireless pairing your smartphones and other compatible devices.

Fortunately, it offers three audio modes, unlike other soundbars we have discussed so far. In addition, it delivers a heavy bass response with a low-frequency level at little or no distortion at high volume. Therefore, it is a good soundbar with premium quality and impressive built-in features.

Pros
  • Plenty of connectivity
  • Three audio modes
  • Heavy bass
  • Google Chromecast
  • Wall Mounting
Cons
  • A little pricey

Klipsch RSB-14

Brand Klipsch
Speaker type Soundbar, Subwoofer
Connectivity Wired, Wireless

Lastly, we have Klipsch RSB-14 who came a long way, proving its remarkable audio quality when pairing with a 70 inch TV. Also, it offers a seamless connection with TV and other compatible devices via a Wi-Fi connection. It is the most user-friendly soundbar I have ever come across, with accessible functions and valuable features.

In addition, it delivers true surround sound while streaming movies, playing games, or listen to music. However, the sound quality may not good at maximum volume, but its dialogue clarity is promising with rich bass performance. It can go loud and deliver a thrilling volume, but it is pretty disappointing with its distortion issues.

Moreover, it comes with a decent look that does not contain much on the soundbar. At the back panel, you can find connectivity inputs, including HDMI, USB, Aux. And, the Wi-Fi connection is promising and pair quickly with devices and Smartphones.

Pros
  • Audio modes
  • Affordable
  • Decent build quality
Cons
  • The sound quality could be better