Rs 10,000 is a sweet spot for getting your first soundbar on a budget. It will enhance your IPL audio experience. With a budget of 10k, you aren’t spending too much and you can get devices with decent connectivity options along with good sound output. There are still some that come without a subwoofer at this price point. We haven’t tested all the soundbars in this list and have made it based on the specifications and features each one brings to the table. This list is in no particular order.
Samsung HW-K350 – Buy Now
This soundbar from Samsung comes with a passive subwoofer and can deliver 150W of output. It gives users a 2.1-channel setup and also boasts of 5 sound modes. The soundbar also features Bluetooth connectivity. The subwoofer isn’t wireless.
Blaupunkt SBW-02 – Buy Now
The Blaupunkt SBW-02 comes with a wired subwoofer in the box and can deliver 100W sound output. It has a host of connectivity options such as HDMI ARC, Optical In, USB, Bluetooth & AUX-In. The soundbar has multiple sound modes including Music, Movie, News and 3D. It also comes with a remote control in the box and features physical controls on the side of the soundbar.
Xiaomi Mi Soundbar – Buy Now
If you are on a tight budget and want to spend a lot less than 10k, then you can consider the Xiaomi Mi Soundbar. The soundbar has very good sound reproduction for the price and has elegant looks as well. It has a good array of audio input options. The only downside is the absence of a remote control.
JBL Bar 2.0 – Buy Now
Just like the Mi Soundbar, the JBL 2.0 is a soundbar that doesn’t come with a subwoofer. It does, however, feature built-in dual bass port to make up for the lack of a subwoofer. When it comes to connectivity options, the soundbar has HDMI output (with Audio Return Channel), AUX input, Optical, and Bluetooth (Version 4.2). It also comes with a remote control in the box. It also has physical controls on the top of the soundbar.
Philips HTL1193B/94 – Buy Now
This 2.1 channel system from Philips comes with remote control in the box and also has a display on the front to show you the source. The soundbar has 80W of output. In terms of connectivity, it features coaxial in, digital optical in, USB and AUX-In along with Bluetooth connectivity. The display on the soundbar has an auto-dimming feature so it doesn’t hamper your TV viewing experience.