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Panasonic SC-HTB690

Panasonic SC-HTB690
alaScore 89

88 reviews

Dec, 2017

alaTest has collected and analyzed 88 reviews of Panasonic SC-HTB690. The average rating for this product is 4.5/5, compared to an average rating of 4.1/5 for other Home Theater Systems for all reviews. Reviewers really like the reliability and size. The design and price are also mentioned favorably.

usability, price, design, size, reliability

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Home Theater Systems the Panasonic SC-HTB690 is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 89/100 = Very good quality.

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This summary is based on the products: Panasonic SC-HTB690EBK 350 W Soundbar with Wireless Down Firing SubwooferPanasonic SC-HTB690EBK 350 W Soundbar with Wireless Down Firing Subwoofer

Dec, 2017

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If you're looking for more features and a better sound than you might get from entry-level sound bars, then the Panasonic SC-HTB690 could be the one for you. It's a mid-range sound bar with dedicated left, right and centre speakers plus a wireless...

Aug, 2015

Consumer review by: Matt (

Just superb


Purchased with Panasonic TV and cannot be faulted sounds great looks great and so easy to set up. Seamlessly streams my music from my phone to. Excellent.

Nov, 2017

Consumer review by: DBurns (

Heavy piece of kit


Haven't opened yet as I'm moving but feel like quality

Nov, 2017

Consumer review by: kendall (

great sound bar


this is a must for any tv so so easy to set up the sound is fantastic and very loud never put iyt up past 40 think it goes to 100 wow

Nov, 2017

Consumer review by: Luke (

Reasonable and powerfull sound system


For a reasonable price you get a powerful sound system. At 50% of volume, it's hard to imagine it could be even louder, bass is amazing. One flaw though is no audio output, but can be solved by buying hdmi - vga converter with audio output - £6 on...

Oct, 2017

Consumer review by: ToughTom (

Met expectations.


Set up was easy to go with a Panasonic Smart TV and a Panasonic blue ray player. Very pleased with this purchase. Delivery was prompt.

Sep, 2017

Consumer review by: SimonBuilder (

More Boom for your buck!


I purchased this along with the Panasonic 50EX700B LED HDR 4K 50" television and it makes a great package. The sound bar and subwoofer are fairly easy to set up although you are advised to get professional help if you intend to have it hanging on the...

Aug, 2017

Consumer review by: raine (

it looks great


it sounds and looks great great value for money

Aug, 2017

Consumer review by: Sporty (

Nice looking good sound easy set up.


Very good sound system

Aug, 2017

Consumer review by: JB (

Great Looks & Great Sound


The Panasonic HTB690 is a very solid sound bar. Its not the best available at the moment but extremely good value for money. Pro's Great Sound for Money Great Looks, better than more expensive models Easy Setup Easy to position, either flat or Wall...

Aug, 2017

Product Specifications


Audio Decoders:Dolby Digital, Dolby Pro Logic II, DTS Digital Surround
Audio output channels:3.1
Audio Return Channel (ARC): Yes
RMS rated power:350


Bluetooth: Yes
Near Field Communication (NFC): Yes

Packaging Content

Manual: Yes
Quick start guide: Yes
Warranty card: Yes

Ports & interfaces

Digital audio optical in:1
HDMI Out:1
HDMI ports quantity:2
Number of HDMI Outputs:1


AC input frequency:50
AC input voltage:220-240
Power Consumption (Standby):0.48
Power consumption (typical):42

Soundbar speaker

Full-range driver diameter:6.5
Full-range driver size:6.5
Woofer Diameter:16
Woofer size:16


Bass reflex: Yes
Subwoofer included: Yes
Wireless Subwoofer: Yes

Technical Details

3D: Yes
Colour : Yes
Colour of product:Black
Deep colour support: Yes
Recommended usage:TV
x.v.Color support: Yes

Weight & Dimensions

Height :5.5
Soundbar weight:2.6
Subwoofer depth:30.3
Subwoofer height:37.8
Subwoofer weight:5
Subwoofer width:18