Size & Weight

MAIN UNIT SIZE – BODY ONLY (W X H X D) 
901.7 x 54 x 76.2 mm
MAIN UNIT WEIGHT – BODY ONLY 
2.01 kg
SUBWOOFER WEIGHT 
7.8 kg
Rear speaker size (W X H X D) (")
85.7 x 181 x 76.2 mm
AMP BOX (W x H x D) (INCH)
162 x 54 x 162 mm
AMP BOX (OZ)
0.82 kg

Amplifier

Amplifier type
Digital Amplifier, S-Master
Amplifier Channels
5.1ch
Power Output (Total)
600W

Subwoofer

Subwoofer Type
Wired

Interface

Input and Output Terminals
Analogue audio input (stereo mini), USB type A, FAT32/NTFS, Optical-audio input
Bluetooth® version
Version 5.0

HDMI

Number of Input/Output
Input / Output: 0 / 1 (ARC)
HDMI CEC
Yes

Audio Formats

HDMI input
Dolby Digital, LPCM 2ch, Dolby Dual mono
Optical Input
Dolby Digital, LPCM 2ch
USB
WAV, MP3, WMA
Bluetooth® Receiver
SBC

Sound Function

Sound Mode
Auto Sound, Cinema, Music
Sound Effect
Night Mode, Voice Mode

Details

Power Consumption
SW 55 W / SUR 20 W
Power consumption (on QuickStart mode)
SW 0.5 W / SUR 0.5 W
Power consumption (on Remote Start mode)
SW 2 W / SUR 0.5 W

What's In The Box

  • Remote Control
  • Batteries for remote commander
  • HDMI Cable
  • AC Cord
  • Quick Setup Guide
  • Instruction Manual
  • Warranty Card
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Features

Family watching TV and the HT-S40R in a living room

Immerse yourself in powerful surround sound

For an exceptional audio experience, a combination of soundbar, subwoofer and wireless rear speakers deliver a dynamic surround sound that fills your room. And with 600-W output and Dolby Digital® you’ll get powerful sound that puts you at the heart of the action.

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600 W total power output

A total power output of 600 W helps bring every movie scene to life.

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5.1ch real surround sound

A three-channel bar speaker, rear speakers and a subwoofer work together to deliver big, full-frequency sound.

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Dolby® Digital technology

Enjoy dramatic, high-quality surround sound from 5.1 separate audio channels with Dolby® Digital.

Ceiling view of a living room with BRAVIA TV and HT-S40R

A wireless design

With a wireless amplifier to power the rear speakers, there are no wires between the front and the rear of your room to get in the way. The subwoofer and soundbar also share a single power connection, so the system can deliver cinema sound without clutter or complexity.

Illustration showing the wireless connection between a TV and the HT-S40R

TV wireless connection

For even fewer wires in your living room, you can send audio to your home theatre system wirelessly with a Bluetooth®-compatible Sony BRAVIA TV.

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USB port

Use the USB port to plug and play from a USB memory stick.

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Bluetooth® connectivity

Use Bluetooth® to wirelessly stream music from your smartphone.

BRAVIA TV with HT-S40R soundbar underneath

Slim and elegant

The punched-metal grill and ability to be wall-mounted make the soundbar a great match for any TV. 

Sofa with wireless speakers behind

Stylish and unobtrusive

Compact yet powerful wireless rear speakers effortlessly integrate with your room and can easily be wall mounted.

Split image showing the receiver wall-mounted and placed on a desk by a sofa.

Versatile 2-way design

Place the wireless amplifier however you like—flat on a surface like a table, or mount it on the wall.

Rear view of the subwoofer

Set up in seconds

The HT-S40R is almost ready-to-go straight out of the box. Simply plug it in, wire up your main bar speaker using simple colour-coded connections and connect rear speakers via the wireless amplifier. Then sit back and enjoy 5.1 channels of real surround sound. 

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HDMI ARC

HDMI ARC (Audio Return Channel) lets you connect to compatible TVs with a single cable, reducing cable clutter.

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Optical input

TV not compatible with HDMI ARC? Enjoy high-quality sound for movies and more when you connect to the optical input. 

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Analogue input

If HDMI ARC and the optical input aren’t an option, simply connect your TV using the analog input.

TV, soundbar and remote showing Cinema Mode

Cinema mode

Feel and hear the action all around you, as sound travels behind you and draws you into the movie experience.

TV, soundbar and remote showing Music Mode

Music mode

Hear all the vividness and richness of your favourite music in fine detail.

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Voice mode

Whether it’s the morning news or a season finale, this mode tailors sound settings to accentuate speech so you won’t miss a word.

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Night mode

Watching a movie at night? This function optimizes the sound balance so you can hear everything clearly even at low volume levels.