High-Resolution Audio for uncompromised sound
Experience digital music to the fullest with High-Resolution Audio. By capturing music at a higher rate than CD, increasing both audio samples per second and the bit-rate accuracy of each sample, High-Resolution Audio offers an uncompromised rendition of an artists’ music. Savour every breath and subtle movement for a truly emotional experience.
Enjoy higher quality Bluetooth streaming with LDAC
LDAC is a new codec developed by Sony for the highest quality Bluetooth® audio streaming. It supports up to three times greater bitrate than typical Bluetooth streaming, sampling rates up to 96kHz, and more efficient coding. The result? Superior audio with less compression to enable CD-quality wireless sound.
2.1 channel system brings out the best in your movies
Feel the full force of every movie soundtrack with this 2.1 channel speaker system. The coaxial drivers have been carefully engineered to deliver a balanced audio response across all frequencies, while the built-in subwoofers add more body to your bass – so every explosion and action sequence hits harder than ever before.
Dolby® TrueHD for sound as the director intended
Enjoy peerless audio quality with Dolby TrueHD, which delivers lossless sound across movies and music. By reproducing sound identical to original studio masters, it offers unparalleled audio fidelity for Blu-ray Discs™ and downloaded content.
DTS-HD™ for studio master precision
Enjoy precise, detailed home audio. With DTS-HD Master Audio, you’ll enjoy the original, uncompressed soundtracks on your favourite Blu-ray Discs and streamed movies — just as the director intended. DTS-HD High-Resolution Audio also offers intensely detailed reproduction for musical performances, allowing every note to shine with near studio-like quality.
S-Master HX digital amplifier: utmost sonic purity
Enjoy the best High-Resolution Audio experience with an S-Master HX digital amplifier. With a fully digital signal path and ultra-high frequency noise shaping, S-Master HX reproduces the subtleties and wide frequency range of music and movies, including the latest high-resolution formats.
DSEE HX restores your music files
Go beyond CD quality. DSEE HX builds on our proprietary DSEE technology, upscaling compressed audio files to a level that’s closer to High-Resolution Audio. By restoring the subtleties of the original recording that are lost during the compression process, DSEE HX delivers a rich, studio-quality audio experience for all your music.
ClearAudio+ enriches your music
Unique to Sony, ClearAudio+ automatically adjusts sound settings for an enriching listening experience. By bringing together expertise in digital signal processing technologies, ClearAudio+ is able to optimise audio formats to deliver a consistently clear, high-quality sound – whatever music you’re into.
Coaxial speakers for full-range sound
The newly-developed coaxial speakers allow exceptional audio performance even with the slim TV base speaker design. By combining a woofer and tweeter in a single two-way speaker unit, a wider frequency range can be reproduced. This ensures no detail is lost, taking your listening closer to the live performance.
NFC One-touch for instant connectivity
Near Field Communication (NFC) technology makes complex set-up sequences a thing of the past. Simply touch selected NFC-enabled devices to the on-body N-mark for a quick, seamless connection, then start streaming content via Bluetooth. No NFC? No problem. You can still manually connect to Bluetooth using your device’s settings menu.
Wireless streaming with Bluetooth
Wirelessly stream your favourite tracks and apps with Bluetooth. Pair your smartphone or tablet with the Bluetooth-enabled TV speaker, and you can enjoy your music and even control the playlists and volume right from your device.
Built-in Wi-Fi for simple streaming
With built-in Wi-Fi, you’ll be able to browse and play music and movies from your smartphone, tablet and laptop by connecting to your home network. Alternatively stream popular online music services right from the TV base speaker – no other devices required.
Set your music free with multi-room listening
Fill your home with the sound of your favourite tracks, thanks to multi-room listening. Use the SongPal 3.0 app to group selected Sony sound bars and speakers 1 together, then stream music from a PC or your home DLNA network in multiple rooms throughout your home. It’s the perfect way to enjoy your favourite songs without being tied to one room.
Unite your music with SongPal
Download SongPal for your smartphone or tablet and take control of your music collection. Simply connect over Bluetooth or Wi-Fi and you’ll have seamless access to all your favourite tracks, whether they’re stored on your PC, server, or favourite online music service. The app can also be used to customise sound settings to ensure great, balanced audio.
Multiple HDMI ports for simple connectivity
With three HDMI inputs and one HDMI output you can connect an Internet TV box, Blu-ray Disc™ player, games console, and more. You can enjoy all your Home Cinema in one place, without the need for a separate receiver.
4K pass-through for 4K content
Maintain 4K quality from source to screen. The 4K pass-through feature allows 4K data to ‘pass through’ and be displayed on a 4K TV or projector, without compromising image quality. Giving you the pure 4K experience makes this base speaker the perfect partner for 4K-capable TVs and players, and a solid cornerstone for your home entertainment system for the future.
Compatible with HDCP 2.2 Copy Protection
HDCP (High-bandwidth Digital Content Protection) is the latest generation of copy protection technology. Designed primarily for UltraHD 4K devices, it employs advanced encryption techniques to create a secure connection between source and display, providing seamless copy protection.
All-in-one Sound Solution
The simple design of this TV base speaker gives you optimal audio output in a compact body. It comes with dual subwoofers for dynamic bass capabilities, bringing more power to your movie soundtracks. With the ability to support TVs up to 165.1cm (65”) and approximately 50kg, the HT-XT3 saves on space and gives your home audio a boost.