Samsung Radiant360 R5 Wireless Speaker (Dark Gray)

Samsung Radiant360 R5 Wireless Speaker (Dark Gray)

Samsung Radiant360 R5 Wireless Speaker (Dark Gray)

B&H # SAWAM5500 MFR # WAM5500/ZA
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Product Highlights

  • 360° Omni-Directional Sound
  • 1" Tweeter & 5.0" Woofer
  • Bluetooth Music Streaming
  • Built-In Dual-Band Wi-Fi Connectivity
  • Access Internet Streaming Services
  • Multiroom App 2.0 for iOS & Android
  • Intuitive Top-Panel Controls
  • Expandable Design
  • Compact Cabinet at 12.3" High
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Samsung WAM5500/ZA overview

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Suitable for use in large rooms, the dark gray Samsung Radiant360 R5 Wireless Speaker offers a spacious, 360° soundfield. This omni-directional speaker features dual-band Wi-Fi and Bluetooth wireless connectivity, and can be controlled by the free Samsung Multiroom App 2.0 for iOS and Android devices. Once connected to your network, you can control your speakers from compatible smart devices. The Multiroom App 2.0 allows you to enjoy Internet radio sources and add additional Radiant360 R5 speakers for multi-room enjoyment.

360° Omnidirectional Sound
As opposed to conventional speakers, which transmit audio from one side of the speaker's cabinet, the Radiant360 features dual acoustic lenses that transmit audio from the speaker in a 360° direction in an effort to produce room-filling sound.
Multiroom App 2.0
Use the Multiroom App 2.0 to stream your favorite Internet music services. The intuitive interface features touch-wheel navigation for smooth song selection, direct play from the home screen, and fluid menu browsing.
Multiroom Link
Use your mobile device and the free Multiroom app via Wi-Fi to connect and control one or multiple R5 speakers in any room of your home. The app is available for compatible Android and iOS devices.
Intuitive Top-Panel Control
The intuitive top-panel interface of the R5 allows you to tap to control playback, swipe to play the next/previous track and toggle between play modes.
TV SoundConnect
TV SoundConnect allows you to pair your R5 directly to your compatible Samsung TV via Bluetooth.
Wi-Fi and Bluetooth Connectivity
Use your mobile device to stream music wirelessly, connect up to ten R5 speakers over your home Wi-Fi network, or connect to a single speaker via Bluetooth.
Music Services
Simply launch the Multiroom App 2.0 on your mobile device and select from service providers such as Pandora, Spotify, TuneIn, Rhapsody, Amazon Music, iHeartRadio, Rdio, 8tracks, 7 Digital, Murfie, and Samsung Milk Music.
In the Box
Samsung Radiant360 R5 Wireless Speaker (Dark Gray)
  • Power Cord
  • Limited 1-Year Warranty
  • Limited 90-Day Warranty for Commercial
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    Samsung WAM5500/ZA specs

    Channels 1.0
    Drivers Tweeter: 1 x 1.0" / 2.5 cm
    Woofer: 1 x 5.0" / 12.7 cm
    Wi-Fi Yes, dual-band
    Wi-Fi Security WEP (Open/Shared)
    Bluetooth Yes
    Connectors 1 x Micro-USB (service)
    1 x Power
    Decoding Formats WAV (up to 192 kHz / 24-bit), MP3 (up to 320 kbps), WMA, OGG, FLAC (up to 192 kHz / 24-bit), AAC (DRM-free Only)
    Operating Environment Temperature: 41 to 95°F (5 to 35°C)
    Humidity: 10 to 75%
    Power Consumption Operating: 22 W
    Standby: 0.45 W
    Requirements iOS 6.1 and above
    Android 2.3.3 and above
    Windows XP and above
    Mac OS X 10.0 and above
    Dimensions (WxHxD) 6.5 x 12.3 x 6.5" / 16.6 x 31.2 x 16.6 cm
    Weight 6.0 lb / 2.7 kg
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    Package Weight 8.15 lb
    Box Dimensions (LxWxH) 15.9 x 8.8 x 8.7"

    Samsung WAM5500/ZA reviews

    Radiant360 R5 Wireless Speaker (Dark Gray) is rated 4.0 out of 5 by 14.
    Rated 3 out of 5 by from Sound system troubles I purchased 3 radiant 360 speakers plus the sound bar. I spent almost as much money on the sound system as the 65 in TV. The app. that sets up and controls the sound system is inadequate. I can not get all 3 speakers to function at the same time. Maybe they are not designed to function at the same time. I printed the 150 page samsung manuals to try and learn how to make the sound system function. Surround sound with the sound bar and 2 radiant speakers is muffled/not clear. I can get 2 radiant speakers to work and I like the sound. I just can't get all the speakers to function at the same time which is a waste of money.
    Date published: 2017-01-24
    Rated 5 out of 5 by from Room Filling Sound I have an R1 and was very happy with it. Thought I would try out the bigger R5 and have not been disappointed! Even with the volume down almost as low as it can go, the R5 gives me great listening throughout our entire first floor, with clear sound. The MultiRoom app is very easy to use for the multiple speakers, with my wife listening to something downstairs while she sews while I have other things playing upstairs. Very simple to set up.
    Date published: 2016-05-31
    Rated 5 out of 5 by from Exceeds my expectations The 360 R5 is a great speaker that gives off marvelous sounds no matter where you are sitting or standing. I have 2 of these connected to my hw-k950/za and now everyone wants to come over to my house to watch games or movies because the sounds and the feel are so amazing. They are not cheap but if you want the best sounding surround speakers, you have to pay for them. Well worth the money in my opinion.
    Date published: 2017-09-26
    Rated 5 out of 5 by from Awesome sound This speaker has a very rich and encompassing sound. I put it in the living room which connectshould via sound share to the TV and my music apps. Very happy with the design and features.
    Date published: 2016-12-25
    Rated 5 out of 5 by from Great quality but hard to program One of the best innovations but difficult to program, You have buy a Samsung Hub if you want to connect to other speakers by Samsung. That should be made clear prior to purchasing. The hub was cheap and I wanted the same channel on other speakers so paid $15 for the hub. The App is not intuitive. It is a relearning process each time I use it but I love the quality and portability? Low scare because it is expensive.
    Date published: 2016-01-09
    Rated 5 out of 5 by from Great speaker!! I bought this speaker as a starter for my entertainment center. It has the ability to connect 3 ways from Bluetooth to WiFi and even TV sound connect through my Samsung tv! So no matter whether I'm on my computer or phone listening to music or watching a movie, I can use the same speaker for it all! Very nice design and sound
    Date published: 2016-07-07
    Rated 1 out of 5 by from Horrible It makes me sad to write my first review of a product in my 40 years of life. Amazing how with as many degrees I have in science and engineering, I spent 4 hrs trying to get this thing to work and I can't even get BlueTooth to go. It's crazy how non-user friendly this thing is. I thought I was buying a wireless speaker for my laptop and phone. And it's so expensive given what it does not do.
    Date published: 2016-01-09
    Rated 5 out of 5 by from Radiant 360 R5 Don't like SONOS. No Bluetooth, too expensive. Like Bose, which always sounds great, but also too expensive. But LOVE my Samsung Radiant 360 R5. Perfect companion to my 55" 4K 3D Samsung Smart TV. Liked it so much, bought one as a test, then another for a pair. Will also buy soundbar that I can add these to with the Samsung Multi-Room app, which is also phenomenal.
    Date published: 2016-09-21
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