5.1-Channel Stories April 27, 2016

expiredYamaha 5.1-Ch 4K A/V Receiver with Bluetooth $200 shipped (Reg. $280)

Amazon offers the Yamaha 4K 5.1-Channel A/V Receiver with Bluetooth (model: RX-V379BL) for $199.95 shipped. That’s $100 off the original list price, $80 less than Best Buy, and the lowest we can find for it.

This system has Bluetooth for wireless music playback, 4K Ultra HD video with HDCP 2.2 compatibility and a “discrete 5.1-channel amplifier design.” Rated 4.3/5 stars by over 100 Amazon customers.

We also still have the Yamaha 7.2-Ch. A/V Receiver w/ AirPlay + Bluetooth for $479 shipped.

5.1-Channel Stories April 25, 2016

Amazon offers the Onkyo 5.1-Channel Home Theater Receiver/Speaker Package (model: HT-S3700) for $299.99 shipped. That’s $200 off the original list price, $95 less than Best Buy’s current listing and a match to our previous mention

It has HDMI 2.0 Support for 4K/60Hz Video, Bluetooth Version 2.1, 6 HDMI Inputs and 1 Output for 4K video, and a USB Port for Mass Storage Audio Playback. Rated 4.4/5 stars from over 200 Amazon shoppers and it’s also the best selling home theater system there.  expand full story

expiredDaily Deals: Brother Mono Laser Printer w/ AirPrint $170, HP x3000 Wireless Optical Mouse $8, more

In today’s Daily Deals, we have from Best Buy the Brother Wireless Mono All-in-One Laser Printer w/ AirPrint (Model MFC-L2740DW) for $169.99 shipped. That’s $130 off the original list price, $30 less than Amazon’s current listing and the lowest we can currently find. It has a 2.7-inch color touchscreen display, up to 32 ppm and up to 2400 x 600 dpi resolution, and wireless printing with AirPrint, Google Cloud Print, Brother iPrint & Scan, Cortado Workplace, Wi-Fi Direct, and more. Rated 4.3/5 stars from over 450 Amazon shoppers. 

More new deals for today:

HP x3000 Wireless Optical Mouse $8 (Orig. $25) | Best Buy

Continue on for more details on today’s top product and a roundup of our best deals:

5.1-Channel Stories April 15, 2016

expiredLogitech Z506 5.1-Channel Surround Sound System (refurb): $38 shipped (Orig. $100)

Newegg Flash offers the Logitech Z506 75W 5.1-Channel Surround Sound System for $37.99 shipped. That’s good for $62 off the original listing, $17 less than Amazon’s new condition price, $2 off the previous refurb deal and the best offer available.

5.1-Channel Stories December 21, 2015

VIZIO 5.1-Channel Bluetooth Soundbar system w/ wireless subwoofer: $300 shipped (Reg. $500)

Amazon offers the VIZIO 5.1-Channel Soundbar system (model S5451w-C2) for $299.99 with free shipping. Today’s deal is $200 below its typical price and a match for the lowest we’ve ever seen. Rated 4.4 out of 5 stars from 3,145 Amazon reviewers. Features include:

Sleek Sophistication Inside and Out. The VIZIO 54 inches 5.1 sound bar is more than just stunning sound quality. Its elegant exterior design adds a stylishly modern look when mounted to your wall or set on any surface, and its slim profile and extended length are designed to complement your large sized HDTV.

Deep Bass Technology. The VIZIO 54 inches 5.1 sound bar features an integrated Deep Bass Module, which provides incredible low frequency responses for deep, room-shaking bass.

Big Audio for Your Big Screen. A longer sound bar allows a wider separation between the left and right channels for a superior stereo experience. This added length also projects sound across a larger area, creating a wider sound stage that’s ideal for big screen home theater. The VIZIO 54 inches sound bar also features a third (center) audio channel for enhanced dialog clarity.

Convenient Connection. Connecting a single audio cable is all it takes to fill any room with rich immersive sound within minutes. Every VIZIO sound bar comes equipped with any connection you might need to get your audio booming quickly, with maximum convenience and minimal clutter.

Seamless Streaming. Forget docking. Built-in Bluetooth technology makes it easy to wirelessly stream your favorite music or Internet playlist from your smartphone, tablet or PC. Spend more time playing your playlist and less time playing around with wires.

Audio Built to Boom. The VIZIO 54 inches 5.1 sound bar fills your room across a wider listening angle with up to 104 dB of crystal-clear audio at less than 1% harmonic distortion*. The wireless subwoofer delivers thunderous bass without clutter for low-frequency response. For the peak in home theater, 5.1 features rear satellite speakers to envelop any room in a truly immersive surround sound experience. *S5451w-C2 is rated at 104 dB. Sound Pressure Level measured using pink noise at 1 meter, C-weighted. Total Harmonic Distortion calculated as electrical measurement of amplifier distortion.

5.1-Channel Stories November 18, 2015

expiredVIZIO’s best-selling 5.1-channel Soundbar System + $100 Dell Gift Card: $170 shipped (Reg. $300)

Dell offers the VIZIO S4251w-B4 42-inch 5.1-channel soundbar system + $100 ePromo gift card for $169.99 shipped. This a savings of $160 off the original listing, $28 less than Amazon/our previous low and the best price that we have ever seen.

This best-selling soundbar features a 5.1-channel design with two rear speakers and a wireless subwoofer. Instead of fretting with all the wire traditionally associated with surround sound, opt for this VIZIO setup and skip the headache. It is capable of decoding Dolby Digital signals, has Bluetooth connectivity for wireless streaming plus optical, RCA and 3.5mm inputs. Rated 4.5/5 stars.

5.1-Channel Stories August 20, 2015

expiredVIZIO 38-inch 5.1-Ch. Sound Bar with Wireless Sub. and Rear Satellite Speakers (refurb) $150 shipped (Orig. $280)

ShopDivvy via eBay offers the refurbished VIZIO (S3851w-D4) 38-inch 5.1-Ch. Sound Bar with Wireless Subwoofer and Rear Satellite Speakers for $149.99 shipped. That’s $130 off the original list price, $80 less than Amazon’s current listing for a new one and the lowest we can find.

It features:

  • Best in class audio performance: 100 db of room filling, crystal clear surround sound with less than 1% total harmonic distortion
  • Wirelessly stream your music from a smartphone or tablet via Bluetooth, even when the TV is off
  • Premium audio with Dolby Digital and DTS Digital Surround decoding, plus DTS Studio Sound, DTS TruVolume and DTS Circle Surround audio post processing

Amazon shoppers gave this sound bar 4.5/5 stars and it comes with a 30-day manufacturer warranty from VIZIO.

5.1-Channel Stories August 6, 2015

expiredHarman Kardon HKTS9 5.1-channel Surround Sound System w/ Powered Subwoofer: $190 shipped (Orig. $600)

Harman Kardon offers its HKTS 9 5.1-channel home theater system with powered subwoofer for $599.95. Applying coupon code HKTS9DEAL reduces the final price to $189.95 shipped. Today’s deal is a savings of $410 off the original price and the lowest offering that we can find. While there aren’t many reviews available for this model, other options in this line have 4+ star ratings on Amazon.


  • 5.1-channel surround sound system
  • 200-watt powered subwoofer
  • Five voice-matched 80W satellite loudspeakers
  • One-year warranty

5.1-Channel Stories July 10, 2015

expiredLogitech Z506 75W 5.1-channel Surround Sound System $40 shipped (refurb) (Orig. $100)

Update (7/10 11:25am): The same Logitech speaker system is now available at Amazon in new condition for only $10 more — $49.99 shipped (Orig. $100). That’s a match for the best price we’ve ever seen.

Newegg offers the refurbished Logitech Z506 75W 5.1-channel surround sound speakers for $39.99 shippedThat’s a savings of $60 off the original price, 20% better than Amazon’s new condition listing and the best current price we can find. American Express customers can take advantage of its new $10 statement credit promotion to save another 25%.


  • Ported down-firing subwoofer pumps out deep, clean, booming bass
  • 3D stereo in 5.1 surround sound
  • Multiple inputs make it easy to connect your PC, game console, iPod, DVD player and more
  • 75 watts (RMS) of balanced power
  • 90 day warranty

Rated 4.1/5 stars by over 1,300 Amazon customers.

Logitech also recently introduced a new set of 2.1-channel multimedia speakers that are design for professional multimedia setups. The setup includes matte black design with a dedicated desktop volume controller. It will launch today in the Logitech store, pricing has yet to be unveiled but the first 300 purchases will include a Bluetooth dongle add-on for free.

5.1-Channel Stories June 3, 2015

Prime Members can save up to 25% on VIZIO’s latest soundbars: 5.1-ch w/ Wireless Subwoofer $250 (Reg. $350)

Amazon is offering Prime members $50 off which translates up to 25% off VIZIO’s latest audio products that were released in April. The discount will automatically be applied at checkout. If you’re not yet a subscriber, you can sign up for a free trial to see what all the buzz is about. Note: Make sure you choose the listing with Prime to ensure you receive the discount.

The top deal from this promotion is VIZIO’s new 40-inch (SB4051-CO) 5.1-channel Soundbar with Wireless Subwoofer and Satellite Speakers for $249.99 shipped after the Prime discount is applied. That’s good for 20% off and is the first real discount we’ve seen on these very well rated speakers. VIZIO’s 5.1-channel wireless design combines the experience of surround sound without the excess wiring. It has a built-in HDMI input, Bluetooth connectivity and can push out 102dB of sound.

This sale also includes 25% off VIZIO’s (S2121w-D0) 2.1 Sound Stand with Integrated Subwoofer. After the Prime membership discount is applied, the final price drops to $147.99 shipped. This is just over 25% off the list price and the best current offering. By integrating the subwoofer directly into the soundbar, VIZIO has created an all-in-one solution that will improve your HDTV’s sound in a simple design. The S2121w-D0 has Bluetooth, RCA and optical inputs.

Amazon is also discounting the new VIZIO M-Series 4K UDHTV’s by $50 for Prime Members as well. For more VIZIO speaker discounts, check out today’s Daily Deals.

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1. Add all products described in the promotional offer message to your Shopping Cart one of two ways:

▪ Via the Add both to Cart button in the promotion description, OR

▪ Via the Add to Shopping Cart button on each respective product information page.

2. The amount of the Best Value savings will be reflected on the final order checkout page and will be allocated proportionally to all participating items in the Shopping Cart, including the Best Value item itself. For example, if the promotion offers $5 off one item worth $10 when you purchase two items worth $20 each, the $5 will be divided proportionately between the three items, so that the Best Value item will appear with a $1 discount, and each of the two other items will appear with a $2 discount.

3. If you remove any of the participating promotion items from your Shopping Cart or violate any of the terms and conditions listed below, the promotion will be invalid, and the discount will be removed from the order.

4. If you return any of the items involved in the promotion, the discount previously applied to the order will be subtracted from the return credit.

Terms and Conditions:

▪ The promotion is valid for a limited time only. Amazon reserves the right to cancel or modify it at any time.

▪ If you do not purchase the qualifying and Best Value items added to your Shopping Cart when the promotion is in effect, the discount will not apply.

▪ The promotion applies only to qualifying items displaying the offer message on their product information pages.

▪ The promotion applies for one ordered unit per customer order.

▪ The promotion applies only to products sold by the seller indicated in the offer message. It does not apply to the same products sold by other sellers. For example, if the promotion applies to televisions offered by Amazon.com, the same television offered by other sellers on the Amazon.com web site do not qualify.

▪ Unless the promotion indicates otherwise, it applies to the lowest priced qualifying item and may not be combined with other offers.

▪ All qualifying and Bonus items must be purchased in one order and shipped to a single address.

▪ If you return any of the promotion items, we will subtract the value of your Bonus item from your return credit.

▪ Shipping and handling charges apply to all products, including Bonus items.

▪ Does not apply to orders placed with 1-Click.

▪ Offer good while supplies last.

▪ Void where prohibited.

5.1-Channel Stories May 20, 2015

expiredHome Theater Speakers: Samsung 2.1-ch. Soundbar $200 (Orig. $400), Harmon Kardon 5.1-ch. $199 (Orig. $599)

Best Buy offers the Samsung (HW-H550/ZA) 40-inch 320W 2.1-channel Soundbar with 6.5-inch Wireless Subwoofer for $199.99 shipped. That’s a savings of 50% off the original listing, $198 better than Amazon’s third-party listing and the best price we can currently find.

Features include 320 watts of power, HDMI input/output, optical input and Bluetooth connectivity. Rated 4/5 stars.

Next up, Harman Kardon has its HKTS16 5.1 Surround Sound System for $379. Applying coupon code 199HKTS16 drops the final price down to $199 shipped. It originally retailed for $599 and still goes for $290 at Amazon. Today’s deal is the lowest current price we can find.

This highly-rated speaker system includes four satellite speakers, one center speaker and a 200 watt subwoofer. It has 360 degree mid-range drivers and is wall mountable.

5.1-Channel Stories May 13, 2015

Update (5/13 2:15pm): Amazon has matched Newegg’s shipped price of $171.94 for the Yamaha RX-V377. The best price ever on the best selling item from Amazon’s Audio/Video Receivers & Amplifiers product category.

Update (5/13 10:20am): If you’re looking to add Apple’s steaming platform to your set-up, Amazon has the Yamaha RX-V477 5.1-Channel Network AV Receiver with AirPlay for $249.99 shipped (Orig. $400, best we can find).

Newegg has the Yamaha RX-V377 5.1 Channel AV Receiver for $169.95 plus $1.99 shipping. That’s more than $88 under the original listing, nearly $20 below Amazon, $10 under our previous mention and the best we can find.


  • 100 W x 5-channel output for powerful surround sound
  • Discrete amp configuration, HDMI with 4K Ultra HD pass-through for super high resolution images
  • Front panel USB digital connection for iPod and iPhone, YPAO sound optimization for automatic speaker set up
  • Extra Bass enriches powerful bass sound even with small speakers, virtual Cinema Front provides virtual surround sound with five speakers in front
  • Multilingual color OSD for improved visibility, ECO mode operation for about 20 percentage less power consumption

This is the best selling audio/video receiver available on Amazon and has received a 4.4/5 star rating from nearly 280 customers. You’ll also find some discounted theater speakers in today’s Daily Deals for almost $200 off.

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5.1-Channel Stories April 19, 2015

expiredAmazon Gold Box – Yamaha 5.1-Channel 4K Home Theater system w/ USB & sub: $280 shipped (Orig. $450)

Today only, as part of its Gold Box Deals of the Day, Amazon is offering the Yamaha 5.1 Channel Home Theater system (YHT-399UBL) for $279.95 shipped. That’s $170 under the original $450 price tag, $120 below the average selling price and the best listing we can find. Very similar receivers tend to go for around $180 on their own, meaning you are getting all of these speakers for a value of about $100.

This 5.1 A/V system features a 8″ 100 W powered subwoofer, 4K pass-through, 192 kHz/24-bit Burr-Brown DACs, and a front panel USB input for iPhone/iPod/iPad. It has received a 4.6/5 star rating from nearly 50 Amazon customers.

If you’re just looking for the receiver without the rest of the system, we also have the Yamaha RX-V377 5.1-Channel 4K A/V Home Theater Receiver w/ USB for $180 shipped right now, which is the best selling audio/video receiver on Amazon for $70 off.

5.1-Channel Stories March 30, 2015

Upgrade your home theater system w/ this Bose Acoustimass 6 speaker set for $369 shipped (Reg. $400+)

Amazon offers the Bose Acoustimass 6 Home Entertainment Speaker System for $369 shipped. Today’s price is $430 off the original listing, $30 lower than its previous price and the lowest that we can currently find it.

Features include:

  • Five magnetically-shielded cube speakers, each with a 2.5″ high-performance full-range driver, cover all 5 surround channels
  • Hideaway Acoustimass module with two 5.25″ woofer bass drivers for adding rich levels of dimension for realistic theatrical sound
  • Compatible with all surround sound receivers (including Dolby Digital and dts formats) or separate power amplifiers rated from 10 to 100 watts per channel (4 or 8 ohms rated impedance)
  • Includes a full set of color-coded, pull-apart bundled cables and mistake-proof connectors for simple and convenient installation
  • Each speaker can be mounted anywhere including walls (with optional wall-mount kits)
  • Five magnetically-shielded cube speakers, each with a 2.5 directional high-performance, full-range driver, to cover all 5 surround channels. Hideaway Acoustimass module with two 5.25 Woofer bass drivers for adding rich levels of dimension for realistic theatrical sound
  • Compatible with all surround sound receivers (including Dolby Digital and dts formats) or separate power amplifiers rated from 10 to 100 watts per channel (4 or 8 Ohms rated impedance)

This speaker system is rated 4.3/5 stars by 46 Amazon customers.

5.1-Channel Stories June 25, 2014

The Harman Store has the refurbished Harman Kardon (AVR 1565)  5.1-channel, 70-Watt Audio/Video Receiver for only $119 shipped. That’s $360 off the list price, $120 less than Amazon, and the lowest we could find for it.

It features three HDMI inputs with 3-D and deep color. It has Dolby TrueHD and DTS-HD Master Audio decoding for the latest playback from hi-resolution sources like Bluray. And with Exclusive Harman Kardon Logic 7 processing for an encompassing 360 degree soundfield and Extensive audio/video connectivity for today’s latest source devices.

It received 4/5 stars from Amazon customers and great reviews.

You can browse the Harmon on-line store for more deals like this one, or checkout our Daily Deals for more audio specials.

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5.1-Channel Stories June 21, 2014

expiredHarman Kardon 5.1-Channel 75-Watt Networked A/V Receiver $200 shipped (Reg. $360)

Amazon is offering the Harman Kardon 5.1-Channel 75-Watt Networked Audio/Video Receiver for only $199.99 with free shipping. That’s $160 off the list price and the lowest it has ever been.

It features a 5.1 surround sound system with 75 watts per channel. It also four 3D-ready HDMI inputs and a front-panel USB port for connection to compatible Apple products or USB sticks. The Harman Kardon remote app, for compatible iOS Android smartphones and tablets, is also a free download. The integrated Green Edge technology uses ultra lightweight digital amplifiers to create powerful, precise amplification.

Amazon customers gave it 4.4/5 stars and left great reviews. 

5.1-Channel Stories September 30, 2013

As one of their daily deals, eBay is offering a Vizio 40” 2.1 home theater sound bar with wireless subwoofer for $140 with free shipping. It retails for $200 and Amazon currently charges $180. The auction states that it is a manufacturer refurbished unit in a factory sealed box with Vizio warranty. Amazon reviewers rate it 3.5 out of 5 stars. Please note there is a newer version of this sound bar available. expand full story

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