The Samsung HW-Q60R vs Sony HT-X9000F comparison proves that these soundbars have many common features. Based on our rating, HW-Q60R has a total rating of 4.4 out of 10 versus 6.8 for HT-X9000F. The competitors' control buttons are different: power, volume down, volume up, source 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 Samsung HW-Q60R has 5.1 versus 2.1 for the Sony HT-X9000F. The output power is different and equal to 360 (overall) W for the HW-Q60R versus 100 W for the HT-X9000F. Competitors do not have a built-in subwoofer. Rivals have wireless connection to separate subwoofer. The Samsung HW-Q60R got our rating of 8 out of 10, and the Sony HT-X9000F 7 for its audio features and specs. Only the HT-X9000F supports Google Play Music. Spotify support is available on the HT-X9000F.
Both models do not have WI-FI support. Rivals from our review have Bluetooth support. The Samsung HW-Q60R has 1/1 HDMI inputs/outputs versus 1/0 of the Sony HT-X9000F. The HDMI Audio Return Channel (ARC) feature supports both devices. Both soundbars have a USB connector. For connectivity, the HW-Q60R received a rating of 6/10 versus 7/10, 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.
Only the HT-X9000F has a Dolby Atmos multichannel audio format support. A surround technology DTS:X is supported only by the HT-X9000F. Compared devices do not have DTS Virtual:X support. For multichannel surround Samsung HW-Q60R got a rating of 4, and Sony HT-X9000F 7 out of 10.
The Sony HT-X9000F is better soundbar in this comparison. Check Sony HT-X9000F price