Sonos Playbar vs Samsung HW-Q80R

Votes 2 2
Rating 5 5

Soundbars comparison chart

Overall
Sonos Playbar
4.7
Samsung HW-Q80R
6.8
2
8
Sonos Playbar

Sonos Playbar review

Nov 19, 2019

The low-profile design of the panel corresponds to the Sonos corporate identity; it is successfully designed in such a way that it can look relatively flat both when mounted on a wall and when instal...

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Product

Sonos Playbar
Samsung HW-Q80R

Model

Playbar
HW-Q80R

Brand

Sonos
Samsung

Reviews

1492
762

General

Placement type

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

Connection to source

wired, wireless
wired, wireless

Soundbar buttons

play/pause, volume up, volume down
power, volume down, volume up, source

Audio features

Built-in channels

3.0
5.1.2

Amplification type

active
active

Output power, W

372 (overall)

Separate speaker (in package)

0
0

Separate speaker connections

wireless
wireless

Subwoofer

Built-in subwoofer

Separate subwoofer (in package)

0
1

Separate subwoofer connections

wireless
wireless

Streaming services

Apple Music (AirPlay)

AirPlay 2

Google Play Music

Amazon Music

Spotify

Other streaming services

Pandora, Tuneln, SoundCloud
has not

Connectivity

WI-FI

Bluetooth

Ethernet (RJ45)

2
0

NFC

HDMI input/output

0/0
2/1

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)

0/0
0/0

Headphone output

0
0

Subwoofer output

0
0

Features

Voice control

Amazon Alexa

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

90 x 14 x 8.5/35.4 x 5.5 x 3.3
122.4 x 8.1 x 13.4/48.2 x 3.2 x 5.3

Weight, kg/pounds

5.4/11.9
8.7/19.4
Sonos Playbar
Samsung HW-Q80R
Sonos Playbar
Samsung HW-Q80R

Soundbars CHooseratoR comparison rating

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  • 4.7
  • 6.8
  • 4.7Sonos Playbar
  • 6.8Samsung HW-Q80R

The Samsung HW-Q80R is better soundbar in this comparison. Check Samsung HW-Q80R price