Samsung HW-Q60T vs Samsung HW-Q60R review

Votes 9 9
Rating 3.8 3.8

Samsung HW-Q60T vs Samsung HW-Q60R comparison chart

Overall
Samsung HW-Q60T
5.5
Samsung HW-Q60R
5
6
4

Samsung HW-Q60T vs Samsung HW-Q60R review

Samsung HW-Q60T
vs
Samsung HW-Q60R

An affordable soundbar is always a good option to consider, so Samsung HW-Q60T vs Samsung HW-Q60R comparison definitely makes sense. Based on our rating, HW-Q60T has a total rating of 5.5 out of 10 versus 5 for HW-Q60R. The competitors' control buttons are different: volume down, volume up, power, source and power, volume down, volume up, source, respectively.

Audio features

Both soundbars have active amplification type. Soundbars have the same number of channels on 5.1. The output power is identical and equal to 360 (overall) W. Competitors do not have a built-in subwoofer. Rivals have wireless connection to separate subwoofer. The Samsung HW-Q60T got our rating of 7 out of 10, and the Samsung HW-Q60R 8 for its audio features and specs.

Streaming services

Soundbars do not have AirPlay support. Spotify support not implemented in both soundbars.

Connectivity

Both models do not have WI-FI support. 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 HW-Q60T received a rating of 7/10 versus 6/10, respectively.

Features

App control is available for the HW-Q60T. None of the models under consideration have a built-in microphone. Soundbars do not have Multi-room support.

Multichannel surround

None of soundbars equipped with Dolby Atmos multichannel audio decoder. The soundbars do not support the surround sound technology DTS:X. For multichannel surround Samsung HW-Q60T got a rating of 5, and Samsung HW-Q60R 6 out of 10.

Advantages Samsung HW-Q60T over Samsung HW-Q60R

  • App control
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Common

Product

Samsung HW-Q60T
Samsung HW-Q60R

Model

HW-Q60T
HW-Q60R

Brand

Samsung
Samsung

Reviews

1048
1662

General

Placement type

table-top, wall-mountable
table-top, wall-mountable

Connection to source

wired, wireless
wired, wireless

Soundbar buttons

volume down, volume up, power, source
power, volume down, volume up, source

Audio features

Built-in channels

5.1
5.1

Amplification type

active
active

Output power, W

360 (overall)
360 (overall)

Separate speaker (in package)

2
0

Separate speaker connections

wireless
wireless

Subwoofer

Built-in subwoofer

Separate subwoofer (in package)

Separate subwoofer connections

wireless
wireless

Streaming services

Apple Music (AirPlay)

Amazon Music

Spotify

Other streaming services

has not
has not

Connectivity

WI-FI

Bluetooth

Ethernet (RJ45)

0
0

NFC

HDMI input/output

1/1
1/1

HDMI ARC

HDMI eARC

HDMI CEC

Optical digital input/output

1/0
1/0

USB

1 (USB 2.0)
1 (USB 2.0)

Coaxial digital input/output

0/0
0/0

Analog audio input/output (RCA)

0/0
0/0

Headphone output

0
0

Subwoofer output

0
0

Features

Voice control

App control

Microphone

Remote control

Multi-room

Multichannel surround

Dolby Atmos

Dolby (other)

Dolby Digital
Dolby Digital

DTS:X

DTS (other)

DTS Digital Surround, DTS Virtual:X
DTS Digital Surround

User manual

Manual

Dimensions

Size (Wx H x D), cm/in

96.5 x 5 x 10.1/38.6 x 2.3 x 4.1
110 x 5.8 x 9.9/43.3 x 2.3 x 3.9

Weight, kg/pounds

3.1/7.5
3.5/7.9

Other

Release year

2020
2019
Samsung HW-Q60T
Samsung HW-Q60R
Samsung HW-Q60T
Samsung HW-Q60R

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  • 5.5Samsung HW-Q60T
  • 5Samsung HW-Q60R