This will read like a review but my message is please work on your app. One aspect of a dual band mesh router system is any item on the network will connect but you really can't tell (at least on the Orbi system) if you are on 2.6hz or 5.0hz. One would "presume" two devices close together would find the same signal but that may not be true.
After mounting on the wall (thus making it stationary), spent 2 hours messing with the wifi set up with absolutely no success using the app on IOS and Android devices. Even tried computer browser using instructions found on support site, no luck. In frustration moved one of the Orbi so I could hard wire thus bypassing the app wifi set up. Then had success getting the Pulse Soundbar 2i set up and device updated. After the device update then went back to the app and set up wifi. At this point sound came out.
Used an HDMI ARC output for the connection from the TV thinking it would easily integrate. Hopeful thinking, about half the TV remote worked. Wondered around settings on both and eventually found how to get that correctly set up. Eventually found in the BluOS set up. Instructions would have been great had they existed.
My point is things do not feel obvious and there is very little in the way of useful instructions. Also this is not my first "rodeo" setting up tech. Much of the common home automation products are messy as well. When I set up other audio products (KEF) it was a flawless process....
Have read that BluOS app was not as good as other brands. I now fully understand what that means.
Next will be adding a subwoofer and the login for the various streaming services. God help me when I get a roon.........
Too soon to provide a meaningful comment on the sound which is what one ultimately is buying. First impression is good at moderate volume, rattles at higher volume. Minimal "stage" for music but what there is sounds fine. Maybe some improvement as I continue to stumble through settings.
Keeping in mind this thing is a moderately priced sound bar, I would say it performs to that expectation. Better than the $300 Sony it replaced, probably not a s good and the $1,200 Sony I considered. Was hoping to be more pleasantly surprised by Bluesound (NAD/PSB). Had delusions of filling the whole house with sounds of Blu. Really like the BlueOS feature set more than KEF's. The KEF app is better at set up but not any better than BluOS for control except for the DSP which is not part of BluOS feature set. But the sound is hands down better from KEF but the comparison is apples/oranges, 120 watt soundbar vs 460 watt powered speaker system. Will proceed a bit slower with Bluesound than originally thought.
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