Yamaha MusicCast BAR 400 vs Samsung HW-N650

MusicCast BAR 400 vs HW-N650 comparison chart

Overall
Yamaha MusicCast BAR 400
8.2
Samsung HW-N650
7.6
10
8
Votes 1 1
Rating 5 5
Yamaha MusicCast BAR 400

Jan 24, 2020

Yamaha has extensive experience with sound panels, so when it releases something new in this area, expectations are high. Fortunately, the Yamaha MusicCast BAR 400 - a 2.1-channel soundbar consisting...

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Samsung HW-N650

Nov 22, 2019

Flat soundbar with 5.1 sound? Yes, now it’s in the order of things. We study one of the models, Samsung HW-N650 specs and share our impressions. See them in this Samsung HW-N650 review. Artic...

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Common

Product

Yamaha MusicCast BAR 400
Samsung HW-N650

Model

MusicCast BAR 400
HW-N650

Brand

Yamaha
Samsung

Reviews

112
68

General

Placement type

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

Connection to source

wired, wireless
wired, wireless

Soundbar buttons

power, volume down, volume up, input, mute
volume down, volume up, input, power

Audio features

Built-in channels

5.1
5.1

Amplification type

active
active

Output power, W

200 (overall)
360 (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)

AirPlay 2
AirPlay

Amazon Music

Spotify

Other streaming services

Pandora, Deezer, TIDAL, Napster, SiriusXM, Qobuz
Pandora, Tuneln, Deezer, Chromecast

Connectivity

WI-FI

Bluetooth

Ethernet (RJ45)

1
0

NFC

HDMI input/output

1/1
1/0

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
1/0

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)

Dolby Digital
Dolby Digital

DTS:X

DTS (other)

DTS Virtual:X, DTS Digital Surround
DTS Virtual:X, DTS TruSurround

User manual

Manual

Dimensions

Size (Wx H x D), cm/in

94.2 x 8.3 x 11/38.6 x 3.3 x 4.3
109.2 x 5 x 7.6/43.3 x 2.3 x 3.9

Weight, kg/pounds

2.7/6
3.1/7.9

Other

Release year

2018
2018
Yamaha MusicCast BAR 400
Samsung HW-N650
Yamaha MusicCast BAR 400
Samsung HW-N650

Soundbars CHooseratoR comparison rating

  • better
  • worse
  • 8.2
  • 7.6
  • 8.2Yamaha MusicCast BAR 400
  • 7.6Samsung HW-N650