Home Theater System Sound Bar SC-HTB20

  • Multi-positional Speaker Layout
  • Pure Brilliant Sound
  • Clear Mode Dialog


True to Cinema Sound Quality

Anti-Jitter Digital Amplifier

Pure brilliant sound

Based on the phenomenal MASH noise shaping technology used for many years in Panasonic products, the Anti-Jitter Digital Amplifier markedly reduces jitter and distortion that can affect audio clarity, producing pure brilliant sound. The result is high quality sound with a full surround effect that rivals that of a real home theater.

Home Theater System

Multi-Positional Speakers

Optional layout

This speaker can be split into two by removing the connecting hardware in the center. Then you have four great installation options to suit your room. Try a horizontal or vertical speaker layout and have them free standing or wall mounted.

Clear-mode Dialog and Dialog Level Control

Crisp dialog from the center of the screen

By expanding the sound field in the upper front area of the TV screen, Clear-mode Dialog gives the sound greater depth. It also makes voices sound like they’re coming from the center of the screen. Dialog volume is adjustable to 4 levels. This function is great for when dialog is drowned out by the surround sound and is difficult to hear.

SpecificationsExpand All

    • Output Channel
    • Power Output[Home Theater Mode (RMS)]
    • Total Power
    • Front
    • Subwoofer
    • Power Output[Home Theater Mode (FTC)]
    • Total Power
    • Front
    • Subwoofer
    • Dolby® Digital
    • Dolby® Pro Logic® II / Dolby® Virtual Speaker
    • DTS™
  • High Quality Picture
    • FULL HD 3D Compatible
    • 1080p Output (x.v.Color™*1, Deep Color)
  • High Quality Sound
    • Anti-Jitter Digital Amplifier
    • Clear-mode Dialog
    • Down Firing Subwoofer
    • Nanosized Bamboo Cone Speaker
    • Up to 7.1ch Linear PCM Input via HDMI
  • Easy to Use
    • Multi-Positional Speakers
    • Wireless Subwoofer
    • Dialog Level Control
    • Auto Gain Control
    • ARC (Audio Return Channel)
    • VIERA Link™ (HDAVI Control 5)
    • Auto Lip Synchronization Function
    • Wall-Mountable
  • Networking
    • Bluetooth® Wireless Technology
  • Speaker System
    • Front
    • Configuration
    • Speaker Unit [Approx.]
    • Subwoofer
    • Configuration
    • Speaker Unit [Approx.]
  • Terminal
    • HDMI Output
    • HDMI Input
    • Optical Input
    • Analog Audio Input
    • RCA
    • 3.5mm
  • Others
    • Power Supply
    • Power Consumption (Total) [Approx.]
    • Normal Use
    • Standby
    • Power Consumption (Main Unit*2) [Approx.]
    • Normal Use
    • Standby
    • Power Consumption (Subwoofer) [Approx.]
    • Normal Use
    • Standby
  • Dimensions, Weight
    • Main Unit
    • Dimensions (W x H x D)*4 [Approx.]
    • Weight [Approx.]
    • Front - Bar Style (for wall-mount)
    • Dimensions (W x H x D) [Approx.]
    • Weight [Approx.]
    • Front - 2.1ch Separated Style (with stand)
    • Dimensions (W x H x D) [Approx.]
    • Weight [Approx.]
    • Front - 2.1ch Separated Style (for wall-mount)
    • Dimensions (W x H x D) [Approx.]
    • Weight [Approx.]
    • Subwoofer
    • Dimensions (W x H x D) [Approx.]
    • Weight [Approx.]
  • Further Specifications
    • NOTE
    • UPC




Rated 4 out of 5 by 4 reviewers.
Rated 5 out of 5 by Nice Product It sounds really good. I have a TV /PC connected to it. Small enough to fit under my TV (Under 2 inches) Sub not overly large but good bass. May 1, 2013
Rated 5 out of 5 by Exceptional sound for the money. Easy to set up, and everything was included except the optical cable. December 26, 2012
Rated 5 out of 5 by Simplicity This system is great for what it is. There are various ways to configure the system depending on entertainment set-up and it's out of the box, put together, up and running in 45 minutes. It may take longer if the speakers need to be hung. A quick read thru the manual and one is good to go. The sub has 4 settings that can be shuffled thru depending on what is being watched. A remote is provided making this a snap from the easy chair! My only complaint is that the speaker cables are white. Everything else is black including the tv so the white wires need to be buried a bit or they really stand out. Also, you will need an HDMI cable or an optic cable depending on the TV. Neither are provided. Compare all three models available and if you don't need Bluetooth or a wireless sub, go with the inexpensive one. Everything else is the same. Hope this helps. December 7, 2012
Rated 1 out of 5 by Doesn't play 120Hz - 300Hz sounds! There is a huge whole in the frequency response over roughly 120Hz - 300Hz range. Fine for movies I guess, but awful for music. For example, some of the tom drums song from my music collection are completely missing during playback. The sonic hole occurs where the subwoofer rolls off and the sound bars frequencies roll off. There is a range of frequencies where neither speaker is producing the sound. You'd have to be a deaf audio engineer to have decided to make and sell this thing! So mad I didn't notice this before the 30 day return policy at Best Buy! December 6, 2012
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