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Canton DM 55

Canton DM 55
alaScore 93

269 reviews

Feb, 2018

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alaTest has collected and analyzed 269 reviews of Canton DM 55. The average rating for this product is 4.6/5, compared to an average rating of 4.1/5 for other Home Theater Systems for all reviews. People are impressed by the size. The usability also gets good feedback.

usability, size

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Home Theater Systems the Canton DM 55 is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 93/100 = Excellent quality.

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Expert review by: Danny Phillips (

Canton DM55


The DM55 is the successor to Canton's superb DM50 soundbase, which scooped our award for Best Soundbar back in 2014. This new version throws in some fresh features and improved sound quality, all of which is likely to consolidate the German brand's...

Jun, 2016

Expert review by: What Hi-Fi? (

Canton DM 55 review


Best soundbase Awards 2016. Canton continues its record of building excellent-sounding, easy to use soundbases...

Rich, expansive sound ; Deep, punchy bass ; Loads of detail ; Excellent build and finish ; Easy to use

Some may want HDMI inputs

Beautifully built, sounds gorgeous, and it’s more affordable than before – what’s not to love?

Sep, 2015

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Canton DM55 review

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The Canton DM55 is a sound base with built-in subwoofers, suitable for TVs sized 40-inches and under. It may be a pricey option compared to other similarly sized sound bars and bases, but with the plaudits this model has picked up in the press, is it a...

Jan, 2016

Expert review by: (stuff.tv_in)

Canton DM55 review


A great soundbase that's perfect for space-savers on a budget

Jul, 2017

Consumer review by: chsw (

Better than my Soundbar was!!


I was not happy with my Yamaha sound bar that I'd had for several years and decided to upgrade after listening to several in store settled for the Canton 55. I took the Canton home but unfortunately the was a fault with the sub base output, I took it...

Feb, 2018

Consumer review by: jules66 (



I've been after a sound box for ages, kept looking on website at the Canton Sound Base, got it. So easy to set up and it sounds brilliant. Best buy.

Feb, 2018

Consumer review by: HEHM (

Good product


Does what it says on the tin. Looks smart and easy to set up.

Feb, 2018

Consumer review by: Alan 66 (

stylish and subtle


Recently bought and still finding out what it can do but its already proving to be a worthwhile buy and especially so at RS price. It sits unobtrusively below my 42" screen gently and adds to the ambience rather than being in your face and blowing your...

Feb, 2018

Consumer review by: Jayliza (

Good improvement to TV sound


I wanted something small and neat to fit into a unit with a 32 inch TV upstairs. I did not have too many options to choose from.This fitted the bill. A bit more than I wanted to pay but it does look and sound good and was easy to set up.

Jan, 2018

Consumer review by: Grahamthegasman1 (



This soundbase has totally transformed the sound of my tv. Excellent sound good base cant fault at all. Looks great with glass top. Richer sounds are superb ,every thing i buy i always buy extra six yaer guarantee no brainer for price,. Richer Sounds...

Jan, 2018

Product Specifications


Audio Decoders:DTS TruSurround,Dolby Digital
Audio output channels:2.1
RMS rated power:200


Cassette deck: No
Colour of product:Silver
Type:Midi set


Display Type:LED


Bass adjustment: Yes
Treble adjustment: Yes


Bass reflex: Yes
Mid-range driver diameter:5
Mid-range driver size:5
Number of loudspeakers:2
Number of Speakers:2
RMS rated power:200
Tweeter diameter:1.9
Tweeter size:1.9
Woofer Diameter:10
Woofer size:10


Bluetooth version:3.0

Packaging Content

AC adapter included: Yes
Cables included:AC, Coaxial, Optical, RCA / Coaxial, Optical
Handheld remote control: Yes
Manual:Y / Yes

Ports & interfaces

Bluetooth: Yes
Bluetooth profiles:APT-X
Bluetooth version:3.0
Connectivity Technology:Wired & Wireless
Digital audio coaxial in:1
Digital audio optical in:1
Subwoofer out: Yes
USB port:N
Wireless Connection: Yes


AC input frequency:50/60
AC input voltage:100 - 240
Power Consumption (Standby):0.5
Power consumption (typical):150


FM radio:N

Soundbar speaker

Crossover Frequency:3000
Mid-range driver diameter:5
Mid-range driver diameter (imperial):5.08
Number of mid-range drivers:2
Number of tweeter drivers:2
Number of woofer drivers:2
Soundbar speaker RMS power:200
Tweeter diameter:2.54
Woofer Diameter:10
Woofer diameter (imperial):10.2


Bass reflex:Y
Subwoofer included:Y
Subwoofer location:Built-in

Technical Details

Apple docking compatibility:Not supported
Colour of product:Black / Silver / White
Docking connector type:Not supported
Frequency range:40 - 23000
Power consumption (average operating):0.38

Weight & Dimensions

Depth:30 / 300
Height :6.8 / 68
Soundbar weight:5.3
Width:54.5 / 545