An affordable soundbar is always a good option to consider, so LG GX vs Bose Smart Soundbar 900 comparison definitely makes sense. Based on our rating, GX has a total rating of 6.5 out of 10 versus 8.4 for Smart Soundbar 900.
Both soundbars have active amplification type. A significant difference between the units in the number of channels, the LG GX has 3.1 versus 5.1.2 for the Bose Smart Soundbar 900. Competitors do not have a built-in subwoofer. The GX has a wireless connection to separate subwoofer, and the Smart Soundbar 900 - wired. The LG GX got our rating of 7 out of 10, and the Bose Smart Soundbar 900 8 for its audio features and specs.
Spotify support is available on the Smart Soundbar 900.
Only the Bose Smart Soundbar 900 can connect to the Internet via WI-FI. Rivals from our review have Bluetooth support. Each soundbar has 1/1 HDMI inputs/outputs. The HDMI Audio Return Channel (ARC) feature supports both devices. Both soundbars have a USB connector. For connectivity, the GX received a rating of 8/10 versus 9/10, respectively.
App control is available in every soundbar. A built-in microphone is present only on the Smart Soundbar 900. Soundbars do not have Multi-room support.
Both devices have support for Dolby Atmos multichannel audio format. A surround technology DTS:X is supported only by the GX. For multichannel surround LG GX got a rating of 10, and Bose Smart Soundbar 900 6 out of 10.