Yamaha YAS-101 Front Surround System

Yamaha YAS-101 Front Surround System

Placing a sound bar direct in front of/below your TV isn't the greatest idea if you still want to use your remote control. Unless the sound bar is the Yamaha YAS-101 Front Surround System ($300). Thanks to a unique IR code pass-through feature, the YAS-101 will ensure that your channels are changed and sleep timers set, and it also sounds — and looks — great thanks to a dual-driver design with a built-in 60-watt subwoofer, Air Surround Xtreme technology for virtual 7.1 surround sound, Dolby Digital and DTS support, UniVolume for consistent volume, and a living room-friendly piano black finish. [via]

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