The BAR A70 is Orbitsound’s flagship soundbar. Compact, stylish and extremely powerful. Perfect for clear dialogue on TV, music streaming, or a thrilling movie experience.
Order before 12pm (midday) for delivery the next day. Any order placed after this time will be despatched the next working day. Speakers will be despatched via courier and accessories will be despatched via Royal Mail first class.
Try one of our speakers for up to 30 days and if you aren't happy for whatever reason, you can return it. Simply get in touch with us before the 30th day after delivery to arrange a refund.
Buy in December for an extended return period up to the end of January.
For complete peace of mind, we offer a 2 year warranty on all our speakers. If you have any issues, simply get in touch and if your product is determined to be faulty, we'll repair it free of charge.
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At Orbitsound, we have been perfecting our revolutionary airSOUND™ technology for 10 years. Our passion for sonic perfection has brought us to the Orbitsound BAR A70, 2 years in the making, and delivering the highest fidelity audio yet achieved from an airSOUND™ soundbar. The Orbitsound BAR A70 features ultra-high definition sound, sleek design and smart usability to your home; the perfect match for the new generation of Ultra HD TVs. Wall or table mounted, the Orbitsound BAR A70 looks subtle and unobtrusive. Turn it on, and it plays an incredible audio track for your life.
The Orbitsound BAR A70 generates a breathtaking soundscape for movies and music because of its class leading audio capability and our own airSOUND™ technology. Dialogue is crystal clear and easily understood by design; a point source, high definition centre channel that delivers superb speech and musical detail. As a result, the Orbitsound BAR A70 sounds superb with all kinds of media, at any volume level, making your TV, films, music and media audibly clear and impressive throughout your living space. Whether you want to enjoy a movie experience or music with friends, or to clearly understand dialogue on your TV, the Orbitsound BAR A70 will deliver this from a single discreet soundbar box and wireless subwoofer.
Approach the Orbitsound BAR A70 with your NFC enabled phone or tablet, and it will automatically pair and ready itself for streamed audio with the highest quality audio standards available today. One touch is all you need to enjoy incredible audio streamed from your favourite app, e.g. Spotify, iPlayer, Amazon Video, Youtube, etc. Touching source changes the Orbitsound BAR A70 back to optical, the preferred audio input for TV use.
Our British airSOUND™ technology means that you don't need to sit in the stereo sweetspot to hear perfect audio balance and depth; with its side firing neodymium airSOUND™ speakers, the Orbitsound BAR A70 fills your room with spatial detail; Great sound can be enjoyed from anywhere. This audio technology is clearly expressed in the design that is crafted from engineered wood; hand finished and acoustically treated.
Touch sensitive buttons light up subtly when active, lossless aptX Bluetooth provide the best wireless connection possible for enjoying all kinds of streaming media. An integrated display shows everything about the soundbar state. Wall mounting is simple with recessed connectors, vibration damping rubber mounting pads and a mounting kit is included, along with optical and AUX cables. The high quality remote control allows full control of all the soundbar features. For even more convenient remote control of volume, the Orbitsound BAR A70 has the ability to learn your TV remote for easy volume adjustment.
The Orbitsound BAR A70 features all new loudspeaker drivers, optimised to deliver an incredible audio experience. The front speaker array blends the latest digital amplification with an analogue audiophile-grade Hi-Fi crossover featuring precision components. This is coupled to two high performance 2" loudspeaker drivers and a high definition tweeter that together deliver fantastic detail and depth in sound. Connecting wirelessly is a custom designed subwoofer that delivers a smooth bass response down to a floor-quaking 45Hz. Side firing speakers and special signal processing add the airSOUND™ layer – allowing all listeners to experience width and spatial detail from everywhere in the room.
The wireless Orbitsound type 'S3' subwoofer is compact and slimline, allowing a number of convenient placement options. The wireless connection is extremely low latency for in-time sound, and the Mass loaded 6.25" loudspeaker provides powerfully smooth bass. Whilst the sub-bass is incredible for movies, games and TV, there are times when you will want to adjust the amount of bass being delivered. You can adjust the subwoofer level between -20dB and +10dB, making it perfect for everything from quiet night time TV viewing to the liveliest of parties. All of this can be adjusted from the remote control, and the current level is clearly displayed on the soundbar's display.
The full feature display is clearly visible for all soundbar features. Invisible unless lit up, the display clearly shows you what input is being used, as well as a host of other useful information, including the subwoofer connection state, bass and treble levels, volume, remote learning process and the Bluetooth status.
The Orbitsound BAR A70 was reviewed by the Gadget Magazine and in doing so, they decided to take it apart to see what's inside. Click the image below to see the full article:
The included Orbitsound remote is stylish and easy to use, but for even more convenient control of volume, the Orbitsound BAR A70 has the ability to learn Vol+ and Vol- from your TV remote*. This means you can control the soundbar volume without putting down your normal remote.
Note, to prevent your TV remote adjusting the volume of your TV, we recommend disabling your TV speakers in the setup menus, so the Orbitsound BAR A70 becomes the only audio device affected by your TV remote.
* The volume learning feature is compatible with most IR remote controls, but not all. Please contact us to find out if your TV is compatible.
|System Power||Soundbar: 130W (80 front, 50 side)
|Dimensions (W x H x D)||Soundbar: 750mm x 74mm x 65mm
Subwoofer: 340mm x 140mm x 340mm
|Package Contents||Orbitsound BAR A70
S3 Orbitsound Wireless Subwoofer
Remote Control with battery
Wall mount kit
Quick start guide & safety book
|Optical||TOSLINK 16-24bit PCM, 8KHz-192KHz clock|
|Analogue||3.5mm jack, (optimised gain for popular devices)|
|Bluetooth||aptX Lossless codec, true diversity antennas|
|Subwoofer||2.4Ghz digital high speed SWAT connection (~9.2ms)|
|NFC||Active NFC tag, front panel located|
|Infra Red||High sensitivity IR receiver with learning facility|
|USB||500mA power outlet and update port|
|Table Mount||Allow 5cm clear for sides of soundbar|
|Wall mount||2 holes, 644mm apart. Fittings included|
|Soundbar Construction||Engineered wood, hand finished gloss|
|Subwoofer Construction||Engineered wood, tough PVC finish|
|Soundbar Controls||6 touch-sensitive capacitive backlit buttons|
|Soundbar Display||17 LED multi function display, invisible when not lit|
|Subwoofer Display||Red LED pairing status light|
|Volume||22 step volume display (11 vol segments)|
|Bass / Treble||+ / - 5 steps with blue centre light|
|Subwoofer Connection||Red 'SUB' warns when subwoofer disconnected|
|LRN||Green remote control learning facility indicator|
|Source||OPT, [BT symbol], AUX indicators for source|
|General||Power state / remote active indicator|
|Button Backlight||Auto dimming touch sensitive backlights|
|Overall Frequency range||+/- 3dB 44Hz - 13.2KHz|
|Treble Control||+/- 8dB @10KHz|
|Bass Control||Subwoofer volume -20dB to +8dB|
|Main (front) Channel||2x2" Mk3 drivers (220Hz - 4KHz)
1x1" Soft dome HD tweeter (4KHz+)
Acoustically sealed and treated enclosure
|Side (airSOUND™) Channel||2x45mm neodymium Mk1 drivers
Individually sealed enclosures
|Subwoofer||6.25" mass loaded sub reflex tuned enclosure|
|Amplifiers||Programmable digital amplifiers, 6 channel in BTL|
|Crossovers||Combination, digital & analogue 1st / 2nd order|
The sound that the A70 produced was top quality, rich, clear, and with a thudding low bass.
BBC Music Magazine
Given the tight dimensions of the cabinet, the A70 delivers a considerable dynamic range, helped by the addition of a sonically weighty, yet small-sized wireless subwoofer.
The A70 is more expensive than your average soundbar but justifies the price with an accomplished performance, elegant design and luxurious build quality. If you've got this sort of cash to splash on a soundbar then the A70 is a great choice.
Orbitsound has found its design swing with the A70 airSOUND Bar, producing not only an aesthetic ace but a top-sounding soundbar and subwoofer combination.
The sound bar's 300W output provided some serious wallop, and managed to do so without any notable distortion, while Orbitsound's much talked- about airSOUND technology afforded a relatively immersive experience. I say relatively because it didn't quite match-up to a true 5.1 surround-sound set-up but was certainly better than other soundbars I've heard.
It does a great job of filling a room with audio, giving the impression of full surround thanks to the side-firing speakers, while the subwoofer does a great job of making the floor beneath your feet feel like it is stress-testing against earthquake
How To Spend It
Orbitsound soundbar, good for music as well as TV, is quite remarkable
The A70 just about nails it as far as its sound goes, delivering an expansive soundstage with no shortcomings or excesses throughout the dynamic range.
The A70's punchy dynamics, solid presentation and crisp way with voices is exciting. [...] You can hear every line of dialogue clearly
The Orbitsound A70 is an exceptional soundbar on almost every level with a sound quality unmatched by almost all the competition.
International Business Times
The main unit is made of wood and has a glossy, piano black finish ensuring it complements most people's living rooms and existing setups.
There are few things worse than watching amazing TV with crap sound. To solve this problem, Orbitsound's created the ultimate soundbar to bring ultra-high def noise to your living room.
We've long appreciated the British company's focus on sound quality over frills, but the new A70 airSound adds those as well in a great package.
Saturday Times Magazine
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