Soundbars are made not with the intention of competing with 5.1 surround sound systems but rather to give your thin TVs an audio boost. We are accustomed to seeing soundbars in two different categories these days, one type is the standalone soundbar and the other is a soundbar with a subwoofer that comes as a separate unit. What the ZVOX Z-Base 580 soundbar brings to the market is something new, a single unit that houses both speakers on the front and two down firing subwoofers. Since they are both covered in one unit, you won’t have trouble with wiring too. So are the specs as equally refreshing as the design? Let’s find out.