Samsung HW-N850 review & specs

Samsung HW-N850 – the well-balanced clear sound

Samsung HW-N850 review & specs

This is a perfect combination of the high-end technologies used by the world-leading manufacturer and the amazing modern design. This combination creates first-class audio quality. This model features 13 speakers, including side- and upward-firing speaker, which allow covering the whole room with clear sound. The built-in speakers emit sound waves in different directions that create the bouncing sound that embraces a listener and create the immersive theater sound effect.

To cover the whole range of frequencies – the manufacturer includes a high-quality subwoofer that can make everything start rattling. It is a perfect combination of the stunning modern design and modern technologies that make it sound amazing and this Samsung HW-N850 review can help people understand if this is the model that they need.

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Design

The design makes it looks modern, while the speakers’ placement helps to cover any room with crystal-clear sound. The sound waves reflect from walls and ceiling and embrace all the listeners in the room. This is a wide range solution, which means you can sit anywhere and the sound still will remain consistent, due to the side range tweeter.

This model can be connected via a wire or using wireless technology, which gives you some freedom when you choose the place for it. It can be put on a table, but this model can be wall-mounted as well.

This model has four buttons – power on/off, input, volume up and down. The provided subwoofer is connected with wirelessly. This model has HDMI ports, an HDMI ARC, an optical and a USB ports.

Overall, it is easy to control this model using the buttons and all the ports are easy to reach, so you can connect everything without any issues. The dimensions are 3.2x48.2x5.4 in, while the weight of this model is 18.7 pounds.

Features

Even if you expect more the Samsung HW-N850 specs can amaze. This model supports DTS:X technology. The 5.1.2 channel technology helps to make the output sound fuller and more natural. UHQ upscaling technology makes the sound more dynamic and richer. The total power output of this model is 372 W.

This model can be integrated seamlessly with other TVs from this manufacturer. It allows you controlling your TV and the soundbar using a single remote and tuning the sound from the menu of the TV.

This solution has the 4K Pass-through feature, so an HDMI connection delivers a perfect quality audio and video signal.

It works with the Alexa technology – it may start playing the track you want.

It has both – a Wi-Fi and a Bluetooth module, which allow you using the SmartThings application on your smartphone as a remote. This solution can also stream content from various web-services.

This model is provided with a simple, slightly-bent remote controller. It is very ergonomic and it has all the buttons you need to control this model.

Common features

Product

Samsung HW-N850

Model

HW-N850

Brand

Samsung

Rating

3.7 of 5

Reviews

24

General

Placement type

table-top, wall-mountable

Connection to source

wired, wireless

Soundbar buttons

power, input, volume down, volume up

Audio features

Amplification type

active

Built-in channels

5.1

Supported channel quantity

5.1.2

Separate speaker (in package)

Separate speaker connections

Subwoofer

Built-in subwoofer

Separate subwoofer (in package)

1

Separate subwoofer connections

wireless

Streaming services

Apple Music (AirPlay)

Google Play Music

Amazon Music

Spotify

Other streaming services

Chromecast, Pandora, Tuneln, Deezer

Connectivity

WI-FI

Bluetooth

Ethernet (RJ45)

HDMI input/output

2/0

HDMI ARC

1

Optical digital input/output

1

USB

1

Coaxial digital input/output

Analog audio input/output (RCA)

Headphone output

Subwoofer output

0

Features

Voice control

Alexa

App control

Microphone

Remote control

Multi-room

Multichannel surround

Dolby Atmos

DTS:X

User manual

Manual

Dimensions

Size (H x W x D), cm/in

7.6 x 121.9 x 12.7/3.2 x 48.2 x 5.4

Weight, kg/pounds

8.1/18.7