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LG S65Q: 3.1 design soundbar, 420 W and Bluetooth

After the presentation of the Dolby Atmos/DTS:X soundbars LG S95QR, LG S80QR, LG S80QY and LG S75Q, we continue our overview of the Korean manufacturer's 2022 range with the LG S65Q, compatible with Dolby Digital and DTS Virtual:X.

3.1 audio system, the LG S65Q comes in the form of a classic design sound bar accompanied by a wireless subwoofer.

Hi-Res Audio Certified

Its dimensions (100 cm in length) make it suitable for televisions of 49' (124 m) and more. The soundbar's Class D amplification delivers 220 watts of power. For its part, the subwoofer delivers 200 W for a total of 420 watts. Hi-Res Audio certification is required up to 96 kHz/24 bits.

The LG S65Q integrates Dolby Digital/DTS decoders and Bluetooth compatibility to enjoy audio content from a suitable device (smartphone, tablet, computer, etc.). And it is possible to enjoy a DTS Virtual environment:X.

AI Sound Pro Function

The AI Sound Pro function directly from the brand's televisions is present. The soundbar operates settings according to nature for an even magnified sound reproduction. Namely, the LG S65Q also embeds the exclusive Meridian Horizon technology capable of converting a stereo signal into multichannel.

Bluetooth and connectivity compatibility

Finally, the connectors include an HDMI CEC 1.4 input/output (ARC), an optical input plus a USB Host port. The latter manages MP3, WMA, Ogg, Flac and Wav files.

Availability in black color announced for April. Indicative price still unknown.

Reminder of the key features of the LG S65Q:

• Type: soundbar

• System: 3.1

• Amplification: Class D

• Total power: 420 W

• Subwoofer: wireless external

• Meridian Horizon technology

• Bluetooth compatibility

• MP3, WMA, Ogg, Flac, Wav codec compatibility

• AI Sound function Pro

• Input(s): 1 HDMI CEC 1.4, 1 optical input, 1 USB port

• Output(s): 1 HDMI CEC 1.4

• Dolby Digital decoder

• DTS decoder

• DTS Virtual:X decoder

• Hi-Res Audio certification

• Dimensions (W x H x D, mm): 1,000 x 630 x 105 mm for the bar, 171 x 390 x 261 mm for the box