Yamaha ATS-1070 vs LG SLM4R comparison definitely makes sense. Based on our rating, ATS-1070 has a total rating of 6,6 out of 10 versus 5.2 for SLM4R. The competitors' control buttons are different: input, mute, volume down, volume up, power and power, volume down, volume up, function, respectively.
Both soundbars have active amplification type. A significant difference between the units in the number of channels, the Yamaha ATS-1070 has 2.0 versus 4.1 for the LG SLM4R. The output power is different and equal to 120 W for the ATS-1070 versus 420 (overall) W for the SLM4R. Only the Yamaha ATS-1070 has a built-in subwoofer. The Yamaha ATS-1070 got our rating of 6 out of 10, and the LG SLM4R 7 for its audio features and specs. Spotify support is available on the ATS-1070.
Both models do not have WI-FI support. Rivals from our review have Bluetooth support. Only the ATS-1070 supports HDMI Audio Return Channel (ARC). For connectivity, each of the soundbars received a rating of 6/10.
App control is available in every soundbar. None of the models under consideration have a built-in microphone. Soundbars do not have Multi-room support.
None of soundbars equipped with Dolby Atmos multichannel audio decoder. The soundbars do not support the surround sound technology DTS:X. For multichannel surround Yamaha ATS-1070 got a rating of 6, and LG SLM4R 5 out of 10.