Take your entertainment to a new realm of audio immersion. The HT-A5000 Soundbar envelops you in 5.1.2ch surround sound. Be immersed in the scene with action happening above and all around you.
The HT-A5000 has 5.1.2 channels and X-Balanced speaker units minimize distortion while the up-firing speakers and beam tweeters fill the room to give an ultra-immersive listening experience. Built-in subwoofers provide an additional boost to low end frequencies. Vertical Surround Engine and S-Force Pro Front Surround creates immersive sound from all around, while Dolby Atmos® and DTS:X® lend a more realistic, multi-dimensional sound to your content.
Thanks to Sony’s virtual surround technology, the soundbar can position sound in vertical space – so you can experience 3D audio without the need for in-ceiling speakers. As well as Dolby Atmos and DTS:X, Vertical Surround Engine lends a more realistic, multi-dimensional sound to other formats too.
Using front speakers only, Sony’s unique digital sound field processing technology virtually reproduces the surround sound field, with audio coming at you from both sides. You can enjoy rich, cinematic surround sound without cluttering your living space.
Want to enjoy the immersive sound of HT-A5000 on your favorite devices? We recommend slipping on your headphones for a thrilling virtual surround experience.
Sit back and enjoy room-filling acoustics with two up-firing speakers for overhead sound, two beam tweeters and five front speakers for wider surround plus a subwoofer for deep bass.
Reflect sound off the ceiling for immersive overhead audio. Combines with Vertical Surround Engine to give you an even more atmospheric overhead sound experience.
Bounce sound off the side walls and expand surround sound to give you an immersive experience that goes beyond the size of your TV. Combines with S-Force PRO Front Surround for even wider surround sound.
Delivers high sound pressure for clear, deep bass. This has been achieved by expanding the area of the diaphragm and the size of the subwoofer (X-Balanced Speaker Unit).
Provide high quality sound with less distortion and high vocal clearity from an X-Balanced Speaker Unit.
The up-firing speakers, built-in subwoofer and front speaker feature an X-Balanced Speaker Unit. The unique rectangular shape of these speakers maximizes the diaphragm area for more punchy bass. It also reduces driver excursion while maintaining sound pressure, resulting in less distortion and greater vocal clarity.
With 8K, 4K/120 and Dolby Vision video passthrough support, your favorite movies and games are even more thrilling.
Enjoy immersive gaming and movie watching with optimized picture settings by Auto HDR Tone Mapping and Auto Genre Picture Mode when connecting BRAVIA XRTM TVs and PlayStaion®5 through this product with firmware update released Spring 2022.
Using Edge-AI (Artificial Intelligence), DSEE Extreme™ (Digital Sound Enhancement Engine) upscales compressed digital music files in real time. Dynamically recognizing instrumentation, musical genres, and individual elements of each song, such as vocals or interludes, it restores the high-range sound lost in compression for a richer, more
Enjoy music the way the artists truly intended with High-Resolution Audio for crystal clear precision. Or discover a new way of listening with 360 Reality Audio7 for a truly immersive live concert or studio session experience. With the HT-A5000, your music comes to life like never before.
Two subwoofer choices (SA-SW3 and SA-SW5) and a set of rear speakers (SA-RS3S) are optional equipment designed to help you enhance the immersion of your content. The wireless subwoofer and rear speaker accessories take out any guesswork of connecting, as they automatically pair to the HT-A5000 once they are powered on.
No need to precisely place speakers. The HT-A5000 with built-in microphones does it all for you, intelligently measuring the position of each speaker, vertically and horizontally, and optimizing sound to your room. The HT-A5000 lets you enjoy Sound Field Optimization with or without optional speakers. Activate from initial settings or the home menu.
Paired with BRAVIATM TVs, the HT-A5000 brings you an immersive audio-visual experience with our best picture and sound quality.
When connected to a BRAVIA TV with Acoustic Center Sync using the supplied cable, both the soundbar and the TV become the center speaker in your home cinema system. This enables sound to precisely match what's on the screen for a truly immersive experience.
With Acoustic Center Sync, you'll hear dialogue from exactly where the character is standing in the scene. Action and sound are precisely aligned so your viewing becomes much more immersive.
With an integrated UI, soundbar settings automatically appear on the BRAVIA Quick Setting menu for easy control of sound modes, sound field and volume.
If you have a BRAVIA TV with a multi-position stand, you can change the position of the TV stand and fit the HT-A5000 discreetly beneath the TV for a clean look.
The HT-A5000 and optional speakers have been designed under a common Omnidirectional Block concept. The design of HT-A5000 is a perfect match for the optional speakers. Its sophisticated rounded edges represent a single solid block providing wide-spreading sound. The combination of rich material textures emphasises an affinity with any living room environment.
It’s never been easier to listen to your favorite tracks. The HT-A5000 supports audio streaming via Bluetooth, Wi-Fi, Chromecast built-in, Spotify Connect, and Apple AirPlay 2.
Stream music wirelessly from your smartphone, tablet or laptop with Bluetooth® technology.
Connect to the internet with built-in Wi-Fi and stream music from devices on your home network.
Play Spotify directly through your speaker using the Spotify Connect™ app on your device as a remote.
Stream music, online radio and podcasts from your smartphone, tablet or laptop to your audio device. Just tap the Cast button.
Share music and more from your favorite Apple devices to your soundbar. All with a tap.
Connect to your home’s other devices with Google Assistant5 or Amazon Alexa
The HT-A5000 is almost ready to go straight out of the box. Simply plug it in, connect to your TV using the HDMI eARC connection and power on or connect wirelessly9 to your TV. With USB, optical, and analog audio in as well as HDMI in and out (eARC) and S-CENTER OUT for compatible BRAVIA TV models, you have all the connections you need to enjoy a breathtaking surround sound experience.
|Main Unit Size – Body Only (W x H x D)||1210 X 67 X 140mm|
|Main Unit Size - Body Only (W x H x D) (INCH)||47 3/4 inch x 2 3/4 inch x 5 5/8 inch|
|Main Unit Weight – Body Only||6.1 kg|
|Main Unit Weight – Body Only (oz)||13 lb 8 oz|
|Amplifier Type||Digital Amplifier, S-Master HX|
|Power Output (Total)||450W|
|Input and Output Terminals||Optical-audio input, USB typeA, File System:exFAT/FAT12/16/32,vFAT|
|Bluetooth version||Version 5.0|
|Number of Input/Output||1/1(eARC/ARC)|
|Dolby Vision™ Compatible||Yes|
|HLG (hybrid log gamma)||Yes|
|HDMI input||Dolby Digital, Dolby Digital plus, Dolby TrueHD, Dolby Atmos, Dolby Dual mono, DTS, DTS HD High Resolution Audio, DTS HD Master Audio, DTS ES, DTS 96/24, DTS:X, LPCM|
|HDMI eARC||Dolby Digital, Dolby Digital plus, Dolby TrueHD, Dolby Atmos, Dolby Dual mono, DTS, DTS HD High Resolution Audio, DTS HD Master Audio, DTS ES, DTS 96/24, DTS:X, LPCM|
|Optical Input||Dolby Digital, Dolby Dual mono, DTS, LPCM 2ch|
|USB||DSD (.dsf / .dff ), Wav, Flac, ALAC (.m4a, .mov), AIFF (.aiff, .aif), HE AAC, AAC, mp3, Monkey Audio, WMA, Ogg Vorbis|
|Bluetooth (Receiver)||AAC, SBC, LDAC|
|Bluetooth (Transmitter)||SBC, LDAC|
|Sound Mode||Standard, Sound Filed|
|Sound Effect||Night Mode, Voice Mode|
|Virtual Surround Technology||S-Force PRO, Vertical Surround Engine, Dolby Speaker Virtual, Dolby Surround, Neural:X|
|Speaker Structure||5.1.2ch (Built-in-Subwoofer)|
|Network Function||Chromecast built-in, Spotify Connect, Music Service Button, Works with Google Assistant,AirPlay2|
|Wireless Surround (with optional wireless speakers)||Yes|
|TV Wireless connection||Yes|
|Power Consumption (On Quickstart Mode)||Less than 0.5W|
|Power Consumption (On Remote Start Mode)||Less than 3W|
|What's In The Box||Remote Commander HDMI Cable Audio Cable (MINI ↔MINI) AC Cord|
|Features for PlayStation®5||AUTO TONE HDR MAPPING compatible (Pass-through) AUTO GENRE PICTURE MODE compatible (Pass-through) Requires firmware update released Spring 2022|
|Color Finish Name||Black|
|Manufacturer Warranty||1 Year Limited|
|Product Weight (kg)||6.1|
|Speaker Type||Sound Bars|