Yamaha YAS-109 vs Nakamichi Shockwafe Ultra 9.2

YAS-109 vs Shockwafe Ultra 9.2 comparison chart

Overall
Yamaha YAS-109
6.8
Nakamichi Shockwafe Ultra 9.2
8.2
8
4
Votes 1 1
Rating 5 5
Yamaha YAS-109

Jan 24, 2020

Yamaha has replenished the catalog with the Yamaha YAS-109 soundbar. The model is characterized by a relatively low price and, as the manufacturer claims, high-quality sound. The basic technical Yama...

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Common

Product

Yamaha YAS-109
Nakamichi Shockwafe Ultra 9.2

Model

YAS-109
Shockwafe Ultra 9.2

Brand

Yamaha
Nakamichi

Reviews

766
2241

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, microphone
power, source, demo, volume down, volume up

Audio features

Built-in channels

2.0
9.2.4

Amplification type

active
active

Output power, W

120
1000 (overall)

Separate speaker (in package)

0
4

Separate speaker connections

wired, wireless
wired

Subwoofer

Built-in subwoofer

Separate subwoofer (in package)

Separate subwoofer connections

wired, wireless
wireless

Streaming services

Apple Music (AirPlay)

Amazon Music

Spotify

Other streaming services

has not
Pandora, SoundCloud

Connectivity

WI-FI

Bluetooth

Ethernet (RJ45)

1
0

NFC

HDMI input/output

1/1
3/1

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
1/0

Analog audio input/output (RCA)

1/0
1/0

Headphone output

0
0

Subwoofer output

1
0

Features

Voice control

Amazon Alexa

App control

Microphone

Remote control

Multi-room

Multichannel surround

Dolby Atmos

Dolby (other)

Dolby Digital, Dolby Pro Logic II
Dolby Digital, Dolby Digital, Dolby TruHD

DTS:X

DTS (other)

DTS Virtual:X
DTS Digital Surround, DTS HD

User manual

Manual

N/A

Dimensions

Size (Wx H x D), cm/in

89 x 5.3 x 13.1/35 x 2.1 x 5.1
114.3 x 7.6 x 7.6/45.5 x 3 x 3.5

Weight, kg/pounds

3.4/7.5
3.1/7.2

Other

Release year

2019
2018
Yamaha YAS-109
Nakamichi Shockwafe Ultra 9.2
Yamaha YAS-109
Nakamichi Shockwafe Ultra 9.2

Soundbars CHooseratoR comparison rating

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  • 6.8
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  • 6.8Yamaha YAS-109
  • 8.2Nakamichi Shockwafe Ultra 9.2