It makes sense comparing JBL Bar 5.1 vs Akixno SR210 because they both are able to give some premium features. Based on our rating, Bar 5.1 has a total rating of 7.2 out of 10 versus 4 for SR210. The competitors' control buttons are different: power, volume down, volume up, input and power, volume down, volume up, Bluetooth, respectively.
Both soundbars have active amplification type. A significant difference between the units in the number of channels, the JBL Bar 5.1 has 5.1 versus 2.0 for the Akixno SR210. The output power is different and equal to 510 (overall) W for the Bar 5.1 versus 20 W for the SR210. Competitors do not have a built-in subwoofer. The JBL Bar 5.1 got our rating of 8 out of 10, and the Akixno SR210 5 for its audio features and specs. Spotify support is available on the Bar 5.1.
Both models do not have WI-FI support. Rivals from our review have Bluetooth support. Only the Bar 5.1 supports HDMI Audio Return Channel (ARC). For connectivity, the Bar 5.1 received a rating of 8/10 versus 4/10, respectively. App control is available for the Bar 5.1. 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.