If you have already decided that you want to buy a new soundbar, but still don’t know what exactly you want, the LG GX vs Samsung HW-T450 comparison is here to offer you two decent solutions. The LG GX was rated 6.5, while the Samsung HW-T450 has a rating 4.5. The soundbars are equipped with a different number of buttons, power, volume down, volume up, function for the GX and volume down, volume up, power, source for the HW-T450.
Each of the models under consideration has active amplification type. A noticeable difference is the number of channels that GX has 3.1 and HW-T450 has 2.1. These rivals can be compared in terms of power, 420 (overall) versus 200 (overall) according to devices. The built-in subwoofer is not implemented in any of these models. An external subwoofer can be connected to any of the units in this comparison. Rate 7 out of 10 received the LG GX for audio features and specs, but the Samsung HW-T450 received 6 out of 10.
Soundbars do not have AirPlay support. The units in this comparison do not support Spotify.
Both models do not have a wireless Wi-Fi interface. Soundbars from this comparison have Bluetooth support. The HDMI Audio Return Channel (ARC) is implemented only in the GX. Connecting devices via USB is possible in both models. We rated the connectivity of the GX at 8 out of 10, while the HW-T450 was rated 5/10.
The manufacturer of the GX provides a device control application. Soundbars in this review are not equipped with a microphone. The models under consideration cannot become part of a multiroom system.
Dolby Atmos audio decoder is onboard the GX. The GX can work with surround sound due to DTS:X support. The GX was rated 10/10, while the HW-T450 received a mark of 4/10 for multichannel surround.