Hear sound from all directions with simulated 7.1.2 surround sound
Vertical Surround Engine, our latest surround technology, lets you enjoy the thrill of Dolby Atmos and DTS:X from a single slim unit. No matter what type of room you’re in, advanced DSP technology allows just two front speakers to reproduce full, cinematic sound from all around you, including from above.
Cinematic atmosphere, Powerful Bass
Experience cinematic, three-dimensional surround sound with this 2.1 channel Dolby Atmos and DTS:X sound bar featuring built-in subwoofers for deep bass sound and a slim, elegant design that fits perfectly in front of your TV.
Powerful built-in dual subwoofer
Enjoy deep bass sound with minimal equipment cluttering up your living space
Slim, compact and unobtrusive
Distinctive design elements include a punched metal speaker grille and sub-woofer ducts.
Stream all your favourite music
Pair the HT-X8500 with your smartphone or tablet using Bluetooth technology to wirelessly stream all your favourite albums and playlists.
Wireless connectivity to your TV
With a Sony BRAVIA TV supporting Bluetooth Transmitter you can send audio to your sound bar wirelessly
Live a true cinematic experience
Feel and hear the action all around you, as sound travels behind you and draws you into the movie.
Immerse yourself in sound
Hear all the vividness and richness of your favourite music in fine detail
Game mode – Audio cues coming from all around you
It enhances your spatial awareness, sharpens your responses, and improves your gaming performance.
News mode – Hear all the important information in news reports
Voice detail is brought out over the top of background music and effects.
Sport mode – Enjoy sport as if you were at the stadium
Ambient crowd noise is fine-tuned so you can feel the pitch-side excitement.
Easily added to your AV system
Connect a games console, UHD Blu-ray player or your set-top box, as well as your TV with HDMI and optical digital inputs