Sonos Beam vs VIZIO SB3651-F6 comparison definitely makes sense. Based on our rating, Beam has a total rating of 5.6 out of 10 versus 6.6 for SB3651-F6. The competitors' control buttons are different: volume down, volume up, microphone, play/pause and power, input, Bluetooth, volume down, volume up, respectively.
Both soundbars have active amplification type. A significant difference between the units in the number of channels, the Sonos Beam has 3.0 versus 5.1 for the VIZIO SB3651-F6. Competitors do not have a built-in subwoofer. The Beam has a wireless connection to separate subwoofer, and the SB3651-F6 - wired and wireless. The Sonos Beam got our rating of 6 out of 10, and the VIZIO SB3651-F6 8 for its audio features and specs. Only the SB3651-F6 supports Google Play Music. Spotify support is available on the SB3651-F6.
These models have the ability to connect to the Internet via WI-FI. Rivals from our review have Bluetooth support. Each soundbar has 1/0 HDMI inputs/outputs. Only the SB3651-F6 supports HDMI Audio Return Channel (ARC). For connectivity, the Beam received a rating of 6/10 versus 8/10, respectively. App control is available in every soundbar. A built-in microphone is present only on the Beam. 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. The SB3651-F6 supports DTS Virtual:X. For multichannel surround Sonos Beam got a rating of 2, and VIZIO SB3651-F6 4 out of 10.
The VIZIO SB3651-F6 is better soundbar in this comparison. Check VIZIO SB3651-F6 price