The Sonos Beam vs Vizio V51-H6 comparison shows that these models have some important differences and common features. Both soundbars received a score of 6 in our ranking. The soundbars are equipped with a different number of buttons, volume down, volume up, microphone, play/pause for the Beam and power, volume down, volume up, source, Bluetooth for the V51-H6.
Each of the models under consideration has active amplification type. A noticeable difference is the number of channels that Beam has 3.0 and V51-H6 has 5.1. The built-in subwoofer is not implemented in any of these models. An external subwoofer connects to the Beam via wireless, but V51-H6 has wired and wireless connection type. Rate 6 out of 10 received the Sonos Beam for audio features and specs, but the Vizio V51-H6 received 7 out of 10. The units in this comparison do not support Spotify.
Wireless Internet connection is realized only in the Beam. Soundbars from this comparison have Bluetooth support. There are 1/0 HDMI inputs/outputs in the Sonos Beam versus 0/1 HDMIs in the Vizio V51-H6. The HDMI Audio Return Channel (ARC) is implemented only in the V51-H6. The connectivity of each of the models was estimated at 6/10.
Each of the soundbars can be controlled using the application. The soundbars in this review are equipped with a microphone. The models under consideration cannot become part of a multiroom system.
Dolby Atmos audio decoder support is not implemented in either the Beam or V51-H6. Devices from this comparison cannot process surround sound due to lack of DTS:X. The Beam was rated 4/10, while the V51-H6 received a mark of 5/10 for multichannel surround.
The Sonos Beam is better soundbar in this comparison. Check Sonos Beam price