Sony HT-Z9F vs Bose Soundbar 700

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Bose Soundbar 700 vs Sony HT-Z9F

Bose Soundbar 700 review

The Bose Soundbar 700, from the Bose Soundbar 700 vs Sony Z9F rivalry completely repeats the Soundtouch 300, except that the Bose Soundbar 700, unlike the Soundtouch 300, does not have an additional HDMI input, but the Amazon Alexa voice assistant function is added. The Amazon Bose Soundbar 700 already has an Amazon Alexa voice assistant. With this service, directly through the soundbar, you can control playback, receive information, manage your schedule, etc. (Amazon Alexa teams must be spoken in English) The Bose Soundbar 700 captures surround sound perfectly with eight microphones, so your commands will be heard no matter how loud your music plays. A light indication will help you know when Alex Bose Soundbar 700

Sony HT-Z9F

Sony HT-Z9F is a 3.1-channel soundbar with a separate subwoofer. The soundbar has built-in Chromecast features and online music streaming. There are various connection options, including Bluetooth and HDMI ARC. It comes with a dedicated wireless subwoofer and promises sound quality that matches the surround sound system. To compare Sony Z9F vs Bose Soundbar 700 it is also worth knowing that its power is 400W and it features 3.1 built-in channels. Sony HT-Z9F

Bose Soundbar 700 pros & cons

Pros

  • The sound from the 700 and its components is fantastic, nothing more to be said there
  • Having the bass and rear speakers augments the experience dramatically
  • Just the soundbar would be good for watching TV (voice clarity)

Cons

  • When confronted with all the parts, not as simple as you might think

Sony Z9F pros & cons

Pros

  • Setup is fairly straightforward
  • Listening to live recordings feels like you are at the show
  • The level of immersion in these speakers is completely magical

Cons

  • If you have a smart TV and use its smart features, you still need to maintain two remotes

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Sony HT-Z9F

Sony HT-Z9F review

Nov 22, 2019

The latest Vertical Surround Engine surround sound technology allows you to enjoy realistic audio in the latest formats such as Dolby Atmos and DTS: X, which are used in movie theaters. And all this ...

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Bose Soundbar 700

Bose Soundbar 700 review

Nov 22, 2019

The most interesting soundbar in the premium category. In fact, this is a beautiful and functional device with excellent sound, allowing various improvements - you can add a wireless subwoofer, &ldqu...

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Common

Product

Sony HT-Z9F
Bose Soundbar 700

Model

HT-Z9F
Soundbar 700

Brand

Sony
Bose

Reviews

89
136

General

Placement type

table-top, wall-mountable
table-top, wall-mountable

Connection to source

wired, wireless
wired, wireless

Soundbar buttons

power, input, Bluetooth, music service, volume down, volume up
action, microphone

Audio features

Built-in channels

3.1
3.0

Amplification type

active
active

Output power, W

400 (overall)

Separate speaker (in package)

0
0

Separate speaker connections

has not
wireless

Subwoofer

Built-in subwoofer

Separate subwoofer (in package)

1
0

Separate subwoofer connections

wireless
wired, wireless

Streaming services

Apple Music (AirPlay)

AirPlay 2

Google Play Music

Amazon Music

Spotify

Other streaming services

Chromecast
Pandora,Tuneln, Deezer, iHeart, SiriusXM

Connectivity

WI-FI

Bluetooth

Ethernet (RJ45)

1
0

NFC

HDMI input/output

2/0
1/0

HDMI ARC

Optical digital input/output

1/0
1/0

USB

1 (USB 2.0)

Coaxial digital input/output

0/0
0/0

Analog audio input/output (RCA)

1/0
0/0

Headphone output

0
0

Subwoofer output

0
1

Features

Voice control

Amazon Alexa, Google Assistant
Amazon Alexa, Google Assistant

App control

Microphone

Remote control

Multi-room

Multichannel surround

Dolby Atmos

Dolby Digital

Dolby Pro Logic II

DTS:X

DTS Virtual:X

User manual

Manual

Dimensions

Size (Wx H x D), cm/in

100 x 6.4 x 10/39.4 x 2.5 x 3.4
97.8 x 5.6 x 10.6 /38.5 x 2.2 x 4.2

Weight, kg/pounds

3.1/6.6
4.5/10.5
Sony HT-Z9F
Bose Soundbar 700
Sony HT-Z9F
Bose Soundbar 700

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  • 6.6
  • 6.8Sony HT-Z9F
  • 6.6Bose Soundbar 700

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