active or passive soundbar

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  1. ortho1121

    ortho1121 Auditioning

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    What is the difference between an active and passive sound bar? Is there a difference in performance?
     
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    Active=self powered.Passive=needs outside power.The only difference in "performance" is stated above.
     

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