The Best Scenes To Showcase Your
Shockwafe Soundbar System

So you’ve purchased your Shockwafe soundbar system and it’s already set up nicely in your living room – Perfect! Now, you’re probably itching to crank it up to hear how awesome it sounds.

But as you scan through your movies, you begin to realize it’s actually not so easy to find the best scenes, let alone locate exactly where they are in each movie.

The good news is we’ve already spent countless hours handpicking the best soundtracks for you. Whether you’re looking to hear chest-thumping explosions, spacious ambient surround effects or distinct surround sound directionality, the following scenes have them all. Now, it's time to show off!

Note: We recommend playing the following movie scenes via various online streaming services such as Netflix, Amazon Prime Video and Hulu in order to experience Dolby Digital multi-channel audio. YouTube contents do not support multi-channel audio playback.

WARNING: The following videos contain scenes that some viewers may find disturbing and/or may not be suitable for younger audiences, including strong adult language, sexual content and violence. Viewer discretion is advised.

Chapter 2, 05:49 - 13:04

This scene is perfect for any Shockwafe soundbar. Not only is it one of the most iconic war movie scenes of all time, it is also widely accredited to be one of the best works of surround sound engineering. As the scene begins, the large sea waves result in deep rumbles of low frequencies. As it switches to the soldiers inside the boat, you will hear the spacious ambient effects of the sea all around you. During the battle, the sounds of bullets whizzing past you, flying debris, stunning explosions, soldiers shouting frantically and heavy machine gunfire from various firing points nearby and faraway will keep you at the edge of your seat.

Best For:

 Immersive Surround

Immersive Surround

 Powerful Bass

Powerful Bass

 
 

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Time: 58:41 – 1:00:35

This award-winning film is perfect for kids and parents to watch together. Here, Wall E and Eva are flying around in space. With different sound effects coming from each of them, the impressive sound directionality of their movements makes the scene enjoyably hypnotic. Pay attention to the subtle surround details that come to life with our 2-way rear surround speakers, and the vocal clarity from the center whenever Eva affectionately says, "Wall E!!!"

Best For:

 Immersive Surround

Immersive Surround

 
 

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Time: 1:45:57 – 1:47:05

Brace yourself for this scene because you will literally feel like you have been transported into the warzone itself! It is one of our favorites, filled with adrenaline-pumping gunfire and chest-thumping explosions. If you are using our dual subwoofers, you will not only feel the impact but also realize how balanced and evenly-distributed the bass is. With our discrete channel configuration and 2-way rear surround speakers, you will hear gunfire coming from all directions. Prepare to dodge a bullet!

Best For:

 Powerful Bass

Powerful Bass

 Immersive Surround

Immersive Surround

 
 

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Announcement Trailer

There are only a few movie trailers with soundtracks as intense as this. Dunkirk's announcement trailer does a fantastic job in building tension using sound. As it develops, the soundtrack's low notes get progressively faster, louder and deeper, putting your subwoofers to an extreme test. You will literally feel the bass moving through you.

Best For:

 Powerful Bass

Powerful Bass

 
 

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Time: Opening Scene

The award-winning, industry-famous Mad Max: Fury Road movie is one of the best movie to demo sound system. In fact, the whole film is good for demo. The opening credits and the first scene make for great surround demo scene. You can hear the little girl's voice from all the surround speakers for immersive experience. Every single details in the scene, including chewing of the lizards and engine revving can be heard with our exclusive 2-way surround speakers with high performance drivers. Not to mention, you can hear and feel tons of deep rumbling bass throughout the movie with the soundtracks. 

Best For:

 Immersive Surround

Immersive Surround

 Powerful Bass

Powerful Bass

 
 

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Chapter 7, 45:35 54:43

Simply, this movie scene is pure audio enjoyment that makes you feel like you are right in the middle of the action. The bass-heavy club music looming in the background will literally make you feel trapped in a shaking, claustrophobic room. During the gunfight, you can perceive exactly where each shot is being fired from, and the shattering of glass sounds crisp on our front speaker drivers. Despite many things going on here, the overall sound balance and clarity is effortlessly maintained.

Best For:

 Powerful Bass

Powerful Bass

 Immersive Surround

Immersive Surround

 
 

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Chapter 14, 1:44:29 to 1:53:12

This scene will rock your subwoofer drivers. Here, Iron Man fights against Obadiah Stane in a breath-taking finale. Obadiah's large and chunky metal suit makes his every movement produce loud, impactful low frequencies. The fight, which begins on a busy highway, has a lot of surround details that can be heard clearly on all of our surround speakers. Also, look out for the powerful explosion of the reactor towards the end, which will produce a punch especially if played with dual subwoofers.

Best For:

 Powerful Bass

Powerful Bass

 
 

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Time: 1:53:40 – 1:55:21

This is a short soundtrack of the X-Wing jet fighters invading the Starkiller base. You will hear vibrant surround effects produced from all the surround speakers as the jet fighters fly towards Starkiller. Pay attention to the sound directionality of the surround effects from left to right, and even from behind. The big blast of the Starkiller base at the end of the scene produces some powerful bass output.

Best For:

 Immersive Surround

Immersive Surround

 Powerful Bass

Powerful Bass

 
 

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Time: 18:30 onwards

The surround sound of this scene is reproduced flawlessly with our Shockwafe soundbars. Here, Enterprise is being attacked by a large swarm of enemy fighters. The combination of our discrete surround channels and 2-way surround speakers create a 360-degree soundfield filled with rich and energetic moving surround details.

Best For:

 Immersive Surround

Immersive Surround

 Powerful Bass

Powerful Bass

 
 

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Get The Best Audio Settings for Your Soundbar

With our list of recommended video clips, you can now experience the true potential of your Shockwafe soundbars. It is IMPORTANT to get the audio settings right on your TVs and content devices. We recommend to use HDMI connection with Bitstream/Dolby Digital/DTS audio output for best audio performance with your Shockwafe soundbar. 

 
 

WARNING: The following videos contain scenes that some viewers may find disturbing and/or may not be suitable for younger audiences, including strong adult language, sexual content and violence. Viewer discretion is advised.

Disclaimer: The images and videos above are intended for demonstration and informational purposes only. Under no circumstances the website owner, Nakamichi USA be responsible or liable in any way for the contents on the website.