Denon HEOS BAR vs Samsung HW-R550

HEOS BAR vs HW-R550 comparison chart

Overall
Denon HEOS BAR
7
Samsung HW-R550
5
10
4
Votes 1 1
Rating 5 5
Denon HEOS BAR

Jan 24, 2020

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Product

Denon HEOS BAR
Samsung HW-R550

Model

HEOS BAR
HW-R550

Brand

Denon
Samsung

Reviews

20
1236

General

Placement type

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

Connection to source

wired, wireless
wired, wireless

Soundbar buttons

volume down, volume up, sound off
volume down, volume up, power, source

Audio features

Built-in channels

3.0
2.1

Amplification type

active
active

Output power, W

320 (overall)

Separate speaker (in package)

0
0

Separate speaker connections

wireless
wireless

Subwoofer

Built-in subwoofer

Separate subwoofer (in package)

Separate subwoofer connections

wireless
wireless

Streaming services

Apple Music (AirPlay)

Amazon Music

Spotify

Other streaming services

Pandora, Deezer, TIDAL, Napster, SiriusXM, iHeart
has not

Connectivity

WI-FI

Bluetooth

Ethernet (RJ45)

1
0

NFC

HDMI input/output

4/1
1/1

HDMI ARC

HDMI eARC

HDMI CEC

Optical digital input/output

1/0
1/0

USB

1 (USB 2.0)
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
0

Features

Voice control

Amazon Alexa, Google Assistant

App control

Microphone

Remote control

Multi-room

Multichannel surround

Dolby Atmos

Dolby (other)

has not
Dolby Digital

DTS:X

DTS (other)

DTS HD
has not

User manual

Manual

Dimensions

Size (Wx H x D), cm/in

109.8 x 7.1 x 14.7/43.3 x 2.8 x 5.8
89 x 5 x 7.6/35.6 x 2.2 x 3.2

Weight, kg/pounds

4.8/10.5
2.2/4.9

Other

Release year

2017
2019
Denon HEOS BAR
Samsung HW-R550
Denon HEOS BAR
Samsung HW-R550

Soundbars CHooseratoR comparison rating

  • better
  • worse
  • 7
  • 5
  • 7Denon HEOS BAR
  • 5Samsung HW-R550