An affordable soundbar is always a good option to consider, so LG SL9YG vs Sonos Beam comparison definitely makes sense. Based on our rating, SL9YG has a total rating of 7.4 out of 10 versus 5.6 for Beam. The competitors' control buttons are different: power, volume down, volume up, play/pause, microphone and volume down, volume up, microphone, play/pause, respectively.
Both soundbars have active amplification type. A significant difference between the units in the number of channels, the LG SL9YG has 4.1.2 versus 3.0 for the Sonos Beam. Competitors do not have a built-in subwoofer. Rivals have wireless connection to separate subwoofer. The LG SL9YG got our rating of 8 out of 10, and the Sonos Beam 6 for its audio features and specs. Only the SL9YG supports Google Play Music. Spotify support is available on the SL9YG.
These models have the ability to connect to the Internet via WI-FI. Rivals from our review have Bluetooth support. The LG SL9YG has 1/1 HDMI inputs/outputs versus 1/0 of the Sonos Beam. Only the SL9YG supports HDMI Audio Return Channel (ARC). For connectivity, the SL9YG received a rating of 7/10 versus 6/10, respectively.
App control is available in every soundbar. A built-in microphone is present in each model. Soundbars do not have Multi-room support.
Only the SL9YG has a Dolby Atmos multichannel audio format support. A surround technology DTS:X is supported only by the SL9YG. Compared devices do not have DTS Virtual:X support. For multichannel surround LG SL9YG got a rating of 7, and Sonos Beam 2 out of 10.
The LG SL9YG is better soundbar in this comparison. Check LG SL9YG price