The present review is aimed to compare two soundbars - Samsung HW-T550 vs Dayton Audio BS36 that are meant to satisfy the needs of cinema and music lovers. Based on our rating, both soundbars have the same overall rating of 4.5.
The Samsung HW-T550 has the active amplification type, the Dayton Audio BS36 - passive. A significant difference between the units in the number of channels, the Samsung HW-T550 has 2.1 versus 3.0 for the Dayton Audio BS36. Competitors do not have a built-in subwoofer. The Samsung HW-T550 got our rating of 6 out of 10, and the Dayton Audio BS36 5 for its audio features and specs.
Soundbars do not have AirPlay support. Spotify support not implemented in both soundbars.
Both models do not have WI-FI support. Only the HW-T550 has Bluetooth support. Only the HW-T550 supports HDMI Audio Return Channel (ARC). For connectivity, the HW-T550 received a rating of 6/10 versus 4/10, respectively.
Compared soundbars have no app control. 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.
The Samsung HW-T550 is better soundbar in this comparison. Check Samsung HW-T550 price