Philips TAB6309: 2.1 soundbar, 320 W, Dolby Atmos and DTS Virtual:X

In addition to its new Oled TV series Philips OLED809, Philips OLED909, Philips OLED959, Mini LED Philips OLED9049 and LED Philips PUS8909, the manufacturer presented a new range of sound bars at a European press conference three weeks ago in Barcelona affordable with three references. Review of the troops with, to begin with, the Philips TAB6309, the most exclusive of the trio.

Philips is expanding its range of soundbars with a new series at reasonable prices. We start our overview with the Philips TAB6309, the best priced of the three.

Philips TAB6309, main specifications££££

The Philips TAB6309 is a 2.1 model with an external wireless subwoofer, compatible with Dolby Atmos and DTS Virtual:X. The total power delivered is 320 W and Bluetooth 5.3 LE compatibility is required. The subwoofer, rectangular in shape, can be positioned vertically or horizontally for perfect integration into any interior. Of course, the processing of low frequencies is modified accordingly for always constant rendering.

Philips TAB6309, connectivity££££

In addition to Bluetooth 5.3 connectivity, the Philips TAB6309 sports connectivity with HDMI eARC connectors, an auxiliary input and a USB port. And the PhilipsEasyLink functionality allows control of the soundbar and a Philips TV through a single remote control.

Philips TAB6309, design££££

One of the essential aspects of the Philips TAB6309 concerns its design. Extremely thin with a height of only 37 mm, it easily fits under all televisions without risking obstructing part of the bottom of the screen, and therefore the image. Of course, the Philips TAB6309 can also be wall-mounted.

More details on the acoustic package later.

Availability announced for the month of May. Indicative price: 269 euros.

Reminder of the key characteristics of the Philips TAB6309:

• Type: sound bar

• System: 2.1

• Amplification: Class D

• Total power: 320 W

• Subwoofer: external wireless

• HDR10 compatibility

• HDR Dolby Vision compatibility

• HDR10+ compatibility

• CEC compatibility

• eARC compatibility

• Bluetooth 5.3 LE compatibility

• 4K Pass-Throught function

• Input: 1 HDMI 2.0 input, 1 auxiliary

• Outputs: 1 HDMI 2.0 output

• Other: 1 USB Host port

• Dolby Atmos decoders

• DTS Virtual:X decoder

• HDCP 2.3 certification