Does the New Samsung HW-N950 Sound Bar match up to expectations?

Discover the latest innovation in surround sound with the New Samsung HW-N950 Sound Bar. Featuring object-based sound powered by Dolby Atmos and dts:X, the N950 creates an incredible audio experience in your home.

Thanks to the up-firing and side-firing speakers, the N950 soundbar delivers an incredibly immersive  sound experience by making you feel like you are in the middle of the action.  With its sleek looks, it will be at home under any TV, and with the small rear speakers, your surround sound setup will not over power your room.

So, how does the Samsung HW-N950 Sound Bar rate in our booBeam Real Life Ratings?

samsung hw-n950 sound bar review

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Our Real Life Ratings are based on the team here at actually installing, using and customising the Smart Home Technology we offer.  They are based on our experience, understanding of the market and our desire for straight forward, easy to use Smart Home Technology.

Value for Money (compared to similar devices) 92%
Ease of Install 98%
Ease of Use 96%
Overall 97%

Product Description

17 Built-in Speakers – The speakers deliver powerful and clear audio, full stop. Tweeters deliver crisp highs and six mid-range drivers ensure punchy and lifelike mid-frequencies. Four upfiring and two side-firing speakers create immersive object-based audio.

Wireless Rear Speakers – Included with the New Samsung HW-N950 Sound Bar, are wireless rear speakers. These are small enough to fit nicely into any living room without looking ugly.

4K HDR Pass-Through – 4K HDR pass-through means the HW-N950 can be part of your 4K UHD set-up with no loss of signal quality.

Hi-Res Audio – Operating at 96kHz / 24 bit, the quality and richness of the sound is true to the original studio master.

Punchy Wireless Subwoofer – Also in the box of the New Samsung HW-N950 Sound Bar is a wireless sub-woofer which provides powerful bass that adds depth and realism to your viewing experience.


Dimensions (Speakers) – H20.93 x W12.02 x D14.10cm
Dimensions (Subwoofer) – H40 x W20.35 x D41.55cm
Dimensions (System) – H8.3 x W122.6 x D13.6cm

How Easy is it to install?

The New Samsung HW-N950 Sound Bar is very easy to install.  Our top tip – If you are fixing the sound bar to  wall, make sure you use strong mounts for the (included) wall brackets as the sound bar is heavy. 

In Action

There is nothing better than seeing a product in action.  Please take a look at this video giving a product overview and introduction.

How much is the New Samsung HW-N950 Sound Bar?

The New Samsung HW-N950 Sound Bar is brand new and has an RRP of £1499 and is likely to stay at this price for some time, however, retaliers are discounting all the time, so check the live prices below which are pulled from our system every minute.   Click on any one of the list below to find out more.

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