The Samsung HW-Q60T vs Sony HT-A3000 comparison proves that these soundbars have many common features. Based on our rating, HW-Q60T has a total rating of 5.5 out of 10 versus 7.6 for HT-A3000.
Both soundbars have active amplification type. A significant difference between the units in the number of channels, the Samsung HW-Q60T has 5.1 versus 3.1 for the Sony HT-A3000. The output power is different and equal to 360 (overall) W for the HW-Q60T versus 250 (overall) W for the HT-A3000. Only the Sony HT-A3000 has a built-in subwoofer. Both models received our 7 rating of 10 for their audio features and specs.
Spotify support is available on the HT-A3000.
Only the Sony HT-A3000 can connect to the Internet via WI-FI. Rivals from our review have Bluetooth support. The Samsung HW-Q60T has 1/1 HDMI inputs/outputs versus 0/1 of the Sony HT-A3000. The HDMI Audio Return Channel (ARC) feature supports both devices. Both soundbars have a USB connector. For connectivity, each of the soundbars received a rating of 7/10.
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.
Only the HT-A3000 has a Dolby Atmos multichannel audio format support. A surround technology DTS:X is supported only by the HT-A3000. For multichannel surround Samsung HW-Q60T got a rating of 5, and Sony HT-A3000 10 out of 10.