Set up is a breeze. The volume from the rear speakers is super loud, just the way I like it. Secondly, Polk allows you to change the volume of the center channel, where most of the dialogue is coming from. ially useful when watching movies to make the voice clear and easily understandable while still providing an immersive sound experience. The lowest-priced brand-new, unused, unopened, undamaged item in its original packaging (where packaging is applicable).Packaging should be the same as what is found in a retail store, unless the item is handmade or was packaged by the manufacturer in non-retail packaging, such as an unprinted box or plastic bag.See details for additional description. Copyright Adorama Camera, Inc. All rights reserved. Clean crisp surround sound - NO speaker wires allows me to placeor move the rear speakers. Music videos also sound great. Room: 11 x 14 Bedroom Polk Voice Adjust Technology. I used D-Line Micro cable raceways (painted them to match my wall) to easily hide the wires. PROS: I have my rear speakers mounted on the side walls (90 degrees to my listing position) about 8 feet from my listening position. If you are thinking about buying one, go ahead with your purchase without any hesitation. -You may want a larger sub-woofer for larger rooms It features patented SDA surround technology for a wider, more immersive listening experience and Polk Voice Adjust technology for crystal clear dialogue and it's equipped with Polk Smart Remote technology, so it works with your TV's remote control right out of the box. Come visit our New York City store in the Flatiron/Chelsea district. n upward firing Dolby Atmos Systems I picked it up during a Black Friday (2020) sale and saved $200. Secondly, Polk allows you to change the volume of the center channel, where most of the dialogue is coming from.

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Your opinions and comments are valuable to us. Sporting events now make me feel like I am sitting inside the stadium. I would have loved to have had the luxury of trying out all of them. The remote is not great, but I can get it to work. If you plan to wall mount the soundbar you will need to figure out how to hide the power supply. Some movie and TV soundtracks will sound phenomenal, others that were not recorded very well will sound flat (sound mostly coming from the front sound stage). This is the product that I have been looking for to replace the wired system that I had before I moved. I decided to go with the Polk and am glad that I did. Thin bezel TVs have a very limited space for speakers and speaker placement, so soundbars are a huge improvement. This was not an issue for me, I placed them on my side walls (90 degrees to my listing position) about 2 feet above my head (when sitting).

I have my rear speakers mounted on the side walls (90 degrees to my listing position) about 8 feet from my listening position. The subwoofer puts out a lot of bass, I keep the bass volume at +2 (adjustable from -4 to + 4) and it more than fills the room. item 1 Polk Audio MagniFi MAX SR HT Audio System AM8414-A Soundbar ONLY, item 2 Polk Audio MagniFi MAX SR AM8414-A Soundbar and Subwoofer ONLY (No Satellites!! I still went ahead with my purchase due to a few reviews which mentioned that the popping sounds went away with the latest firmware upgrade. The rear speakers are wireless but do need to be plugged in for power. Bringing you great new articles, posts and fresh content to equip your creativity. My first soundbar was a 2.1 system and was of course much better than the TV speakers but I felt I wasnt enjoying movies the way I wanted to. You can also connect via Bluetooth making it very convenient to play music / podcasts from your phone or other devices. In my case my TV is mounted to the wall and protrudes a couple of inches and I was able to easily hide the power supply behind the TV and run the power supply wire behind the wall completely out of sight (thanks to Echogears Power Cable Management Kit - EGAV-CMIWSB). Equipping your creativity, since 1974. You can also connect via Bluetooth making it very convenient to play music / podcasts from your phone or other devices. If this system holds up trouble free I will consider it a bargain. I've been heavily using the Polk Magnifi Max SR sound bar for 8 months now and I just love it. This system is a good value for money and is of excellent quality. Cant stress how important the material origin is to good surround sound performance. The surround sound is great, the remote is very handy for adjusting the voice, bass, and rear speakers. If you plan to wall mount the soundbar you will need to figure out how to hide the power supply. The action just seems so much more real. I was quite skeptical to buy this based on all the negative reviews about popping sounds from rear surrounds and the subwoofer. I would have loved to have had the luxury of trying out all of them. I rarely need to use subtitles any more. Enjoy the sonic power of the Polk MagniFi MAX maximum-performance home theater sound bar system works with any TV, Patented SDA digital surround technology creates an expansive, multi-dimensional sound experience, Patented Voice Adjust technology lets you customize the voice levels to reproduce clear, crisp dialogue, Stream music from your favorite apps over Wi-Fi, connect to your Google Home speaker and control your music with voice commands via Google Assistant, MagniFI MAX Sound Bar and Wireless Subwoofer, (2) wall mounting brackets (screws and fasteners not included), ound bar power adapter with 6.5' (2m) power cord Subwoofer power cord. Because my room is not very large and I sit about 9 feet from the TV power is not an issue. -Need to be creative to hide the power supply for wall mounted installations Polk Audio MagniFI MAX SR Sound Bar and Wireless Subwoofer with Wireless Surrounds Speakers - Polk SDA and Voice Adjust Technology, The Polk Audio Magnifi Max SR soundbar is perfect. Unlike some other soundbars that plug directly into the wall for power, this soundbar has a power brick (similar to a laptop computer). Sound effects really stand out, I feel truly immersed. Sounds terrific. I rarely need to use subtitles any more. Viewing: Mainly movies and sports Get exclusive access to expert tips and special offers. View cart for details. One slight drawback. The dialogue clarity is superb. One thing to point out, the quality of the soundtrack is so important to 5.1 performance. I have cathedral ceilings in my room, so I ruled out a Dolby Atmos soundbar (everything I read indicates vaulted ceilings will not work well with upward firing Dolby Atmos systems). Viewing: Mainly movies and sports -Easy set up The Polk is much louder than I will ever need in my situation. Listening to them in the store does not always indicate how they will sound at home as there are too many variables. 42 West 18th Street New York, NY 10011 (directions) 800.223.2500, Polk Audio MagniFI MAX SR Sound Bar and Wireless Subwoofer with Wireless Surrounds Speakers - Polk SDA and Voice Adjust Technology. This is an awesome soundbar and It's everything the reviews said it would be. The quantity discount will be reflected in your shopping cart, with the Adorama Edge Credit Card.Learn More. It's the best affordable wireless surround system on the market. One slight drawback. It has plenty of power for my bedroom (family members have more than once asked me to shut the door). It is fairly compact and has good sound. The dialogue clarity is superb. You can connect to Wi-Fi via Google Home which allows you to easily Chromecast as well as automatically receive firmware updates. Listening to them in the store does not always indicate how they will sound at home as there are too many variables. The action just seems so much more real.

I decided to go with the Polk and am glad that I did. This limited my choices to about three suppliers. I used D-Line Micro cable raceways (painted them to match my wall) to easily hide the wires. For me the real benefit is having rear speakers, really opens up the sound stage and creates an immersive experience. I have read several bad reviews on the system, but for now I am thrilled to listen to the Polk, it sounds Great! The Polk system replaces a OVERPRICED PIECE Of DOG SH-T Nakamichi system that NEVER worked correctly, NEVER buy a Nakamichi sound bar! Some movie and TV soundtracks will sound phenomenal, others that were not recorded very well will sound flat (sound mostly coming from the front sound stage). The Polk is much louder than I will ever need in my situation. Current Setup: Replacing a 2.1 Soundbar w/ simulated surround sound. Sporting events now make me feel like I am sitting inside the stadium. This was not an issue for me, I placed them on my side walls (90 degrees to my listing position) about 2 feet above my head (when sitting). In my case my TV is mounted to the wall and protrudes a couple of inches and I was able to easily hide the power supply behind the TV and run the power supply wire behind the wall completely out of sight (thanks to Echogears Power Cable Management Kit - EGAV-CMIWSB). Something went wrong. Polk MagniFi MAX SR. Plus, the included HDMI (4k compatible) and optical cables make setup quick and easy. Because my room is not very large and I sit about 9 feet from the TV power is not an issue. * Select your protection plan and purchase it with this product by clicking Add to Cart above. Unlike some other soundbars that plug directly into the wall for power, this soundbar has a power brick (similar to a laptop computer). Objective: To have true surround sound w/ rear speakers I have cathedral ceilings in my room, so I ruled out a Dolby Atmos soundbar (everything I read indicates vaulted ceilings will not work well with upward firing Dolby Atmos systems). The rear speakers are wireless but do need to be plugged in for power. Great sound quality, good price, and great designwould like a little more boost on voice control but I am hearing impaired so someone with normal hearing should really appreciate this featureI'm returning this one because it is defective but I'm so impressed that I plan to purchase another one right away. Many soundbars with rear speakers have upward firing speakers for Dolby Atmos. Plus, Rewards members earn 25 Points! True 5.1 Wireless Surround SoundThe Polk MagniFi MAX SR maximum-performance true 5.1 home theater sound bar system includes the MAX sound bar, wireless subwoofer and two wireless surround speakers for a bigger, more dynamic surround sound. Cant stress how important the material origin is to good surround sound performance. Compatible with most major TV manufacturers. Thin bezel TVs have a very limited space for speakers and speaker placement, so soundbars are a huge improvement. I just love this Polk Audio soundbar. Music videos also sound great. This system is a good value for money and is of excellent quality.

Many soundbars with rear speakers have upward firing speakers for Dolby Atmos. Only had the system a few days, so far so good. Hats off to Polk Audio! Plus, the included HDMI (4k compatible) and optical cables make setup quick and easy. ), item 3 Polk Audio MagniFi Max Wireless Soundbar w/ Subwoofer System, item 4 Polk Audio MagniFi Max SR Home Theater Audio AM8414 Soundbar Subwoofer, item 5 Polk Audio MagniFi MAX SR HT Audio System AM8414-A Soundbar Subwoofer Satellites, item 6 Polk Magnifi MAXSR Home Theater Sound Bar System SDA Surround -TW1434, item 7 Polk Audio MagniFi Max SR Home Theater Surround Sound Bar, 4.3 out of 5 stars based on 17 product ratings, 4.8 out of 5 stars based on 51 product ratings, 4.2 out of 5 stars based on 26 product ratings, 5.0 out of 5 stars based on 33 product ratings, 4.8 out of 5 stars based on 30 product ratings, 4.6 out of 5 stars based on 181 product ratings, 4.7 out of 5 stars based on 17 product ratings, 4.8 out of 5 stars based on 27 product ratings. I picked it up during a Black Friday (2020) sale and saved $200. If you are thinking about buying one, go ahead with your purchase without any hesitation. I hope my system came with the latest firmware update. -Independent volume controls for bass, voice, and rear surrounds

Compatible with most major TV manufacturers.True 5.1 Surround SoundSeven driver array, the included powerful wireless subwoofer and the SR1 Wireless Surrounds create immersive multi-dimensional sound via 5.1 Dolby Digital, DTS and exclusive Polk SDA surround technology, for incredible room-filling listening experience.Adjustable Wall-MountingUnique wall-mounting system for horizontal adjustment to ensure the sound bar remains level and centered under your TV.Built-in Remote Control CompatibilityWith Polk Smart Remote technology the sound bar is preset to work with most TVs, including Samsung, Sony, LG and Vizio.Bluetooth Music StreamingConnect and play music directly from your smartphone, tablet or other compatible device.Easy SetupWorks with your TV HDMI and optical cables included.Low-Profile DesignSlim design won't block your TV's remote sensor- only 2" tall.Exclusive Full Complement Deep Bass TechnologyThe MagniFi MAX sound bar and the included 8" ported wireless subwoofer give you a massive boost of core-pounding deep bass impact that takes home theater and music listening to a whole new level.Movie, Music and Sport ModesOne button preset EQ settings for Movies, Music and Sports (great for news and talks shows, too) optimize the sound bar and subwoofer to ensure you get the clearest dialogue, big surround sound and deep bass for the best audio and home theater experience.Night ModeDon't wake your family or neighbors and stop straining to hear the evening news.