Nowadays, all smart TV brands like Samsung, Sony, VIZIO, and many other brands focus on smart and thin designs. That smart and slim design indirectly affects the TV's built-in speaker quality.
As we know, no one would like to watch large screen TV with poor audio. To get rid of this proponent of the TV, we will go towards the soundbar.
It doesn't end here. It all starts with where to put the soundbar in your bedroom, living room, or apartment. In this article, we will discuss where to place the soundbar and we will also discuss the different soundbar placement ideas.
According to Soundbar Mag we have three recommended soundbar placement options and idea, lets discuss those three ideas in detail with their pros and cons.
Soundbar Placement Ideas
Let's enlist the different soundbar placement ideas in detail.
1. Soundbar Under the TV
It is the most common and recommended way to place a sound bar under the TV. The sound waves will directly come from the TV side and it will provide the best listening experience.
To place the soundbar under the TV you will need a soundbar Mount to a TV kit or a sound bar wall mount. Also, keep it in mind that fix the sound bar with human ears level while sitting on the chair or sofa.
2. Soundbar Above the TV
In a few cases, you can also fix the soundbar above the TV. You can try this method when you are facing some difficulties while fixing the sound bar under the TV. You will need the same tools and equipment for this fixing like sound bar mount to TV or soundbar wall mount.
The con of this method is that you will fix the sound bar above the human ears level, and it will not provide a pleasant sound experience.
3. Soundbar on the Top of the Table
If you can not place the soundbar above or below the TV, we have another option for the sound bar placement on the top of the table. This is the most common and simple way that the majority of the people are following and this way does not require any tools and equipment.
When it comes to the pros and cons of this method, its pros is that it does not require any technical skill, tools or equipment. You will just need a table and keep your sound bar on the top of the table exactly below the TV. While its cons is this that it will take your room space and you can not remove that table from there.
Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)
1. Where should I place my soundbar?
The most recommended way of the sound bar placement is below the TV, it provides a good and pleasant listening experience to the listeners.
In a few cases you can also place it above the TV or on the table top below the TV.
2. Should soundbar go above or below TV?
The most recommended level for the soundbar placement is below the TV.
3. Can a soundbar be placed to the side of a TV?
Yes, you can place your soundbar to the side of your TV but its not a good idea, It will affect your sound experience.
As we discussed in the above article, a soundbar is the need of all smart TVs nowadays. Keeping it in a good and recommended position will give you the best sound experience. Its placements also take a vital role in its sound quality.
Our recommended position for the sound bar placement is below the TV. But there are a few cases you can also place above the TV and on the tabletop.