The present review is aimed to compare two soundbars - Sonos Playbar vs Dayton Audio BS36 that are meant to satisfy the needs of cinema and music lovers. Based on our rating, both soundbars have the same overall rating of 4.5.
The Sonos Playbar has the active amplification type, the Dayton Audio BS36 - passive. Soundbars have the same number of channels on 3.0. Competitors do not have a built-in subwoofer. The Sonos Playbar got our rating of 7 out of 10, and the Dayton Audio BS36 5 for its audio features and specs. Both models do not support Google Play Music. Spotify support is available on the Playbar.
Only the Sonos Playbar can connect to the Internet via WI-FI. Competitors do not support Bluetooth. The HDMI Audio Return Channel (ARC) does not support any one of these models. The compared models do not have a USB connector. For connectivity, the Playbar received a rating of 3/10 versus 4/10, respectively.
App control is available for the Playbar. None of the models under consideration have a built-in microphone. Soundbars do not have Multi-room support.
None of soundbars equipped with Dolby Atmos multichannel audio decoder. The soundbars do not support the surround sound technology DTS:X. Compared devices do not have DTS Virtual:X support.
The Sonos Playbar is better soundbar in this comparison. Check Sonos Playbar price