Search  GO
Click to get connectedThe Listening Post Christchurch, The Listening Post (SI) LTD, The Listening Post Wellington, Sound EDid you Know? Top Banner
The Listening Post Christchurch | Browse by Product Type |Audiophile “Plug & Play” turntable with easiest possible vertical set-up! Pro-Ject´s new VTE record player proves that turntable set-up does not need to be complicated like rocket-science. This good sounding belt-driven deck offers 2 versions for left and right-handed users. The VTE turntable can be positioned on a table or mounted on a wall. The fastest installation process is made possible, because the turntable comes pre-adjusted out of the box. No further set up is needed. Tracking force and anti-skating are carefully set. The VTE is available in black matte or red matte.Specials home theater

What Alternatives are there to Soundbars?


Dynaudio Xeo 2 


Modern TV's sound really bad...

Modern TV's sound pretty horrible... So we get a lot of people asking whether soundbars are worth it.


Generally, soundbars improve on the sound from your TV, but you will get a nicer, better sound and longer lasting system with a compact and simple active stereo system.


Most soundbars aren't that much better

The problem with soundbars is their shape. The long thin size means they must use tiny, average quality drivers in a horrible acoustic environment. For the money spent, they simply don't sound that good.


Modern Active stereo speakers can be just as easy to use, sound much nicer and last a lot longer than soundbars. They can also look very discrete and even be wall mounted.


Using a left and right pair means you actually get sound that is accurate to how it was originally recorded and doesn't sound like it coming out of a tiny, plastic box...


What are the options?

  • Dynaudio Xeo 2 Wireless Active Speakers with Digital Inputs - $2,499.00
    • Simply connect to your TV via optical Cable - These are some of the best sounding Wireless Speakers. You can also easily stream music using Bluetooth from your smart devices
  • Paradigm Shift A2 & Yamaha WX-C50 -$999.00
    • Again very easy to connect to your TV, this system has a seperate compact control box and Speakers. Amazing sound from bookshelf sized speakers. This system also has Yamaha MusicCast MusicStreaming on board
  • Many more options in store! Come on in and have a listen and a chat. (We also have a range of the best sound bars to compare)



Login or Register to post comments
Website development marketing agency