An affordable soundbar is always a good option to consider, so Samsung HW-Q90R vs Samsung HW-Q60R comparison definitely makes sense. Based on our rating, HW-Q90R has a total rating of 7.2 out of 10 versus 4.4 for HW-Q60R. The set of control buttons for competitors is the same and is: power, volume down, volume up, source.
Both soundbars have active amplification type. A significant difference between the units in the number of channels, the Samsung HW-Q90R has 7.1.4 versus 5.1 for the Samsung HW-Q60R. The output power is different and equal to 512 (overall) W for the HW-Q90R versus 360 (overall) W for the HW-Q60R. Competitors do not have a built-in subwoofer. Rivals have wireless connection to separate subwoofer. The Samsung HW-Q90R got our rating of 10 out of 10, and the Samsung HW-Q60R 8 for its audio features and specs.
Soundbars do not have AirPlay support. Both models do not support Google Play Music. Spotify support is available on the HW-Q90R.
Only the Samsung HW-Q90R can connect to the Internet via WI-FI. Rivals from our review have Bluetooth support. The Samsung HW-Q90R has 2/1 HDMI inputs/outputs versus 1/1 of the Samsung HW-Q60R. The HDMI Audio Return Channel (ARC) feature supports both devices. Both soundbars have a USB connector. For connectivity, the HW-Q90R received a rating of 7/10 versus 6/10, respectively. App control is available for the HW-Q90R. A built-in microphone is present only on the HW-Q90R. Soundbars do not have Multi-room support.
Only the HW-Q90R has a Dolby Atmos multichannel audio format support. A surround technology DTS:X is supported only by the HW-Q90R. Compared devices do not have DTS Virtual:X support. For multichannel surround Samsung HW-Q90R got a rating of 7, and Samsung HW-Q60R 4 out of 10.
The Samsung HW-Q90R is better soundbar in this comparison. Check Samsung HW-Q90R price