The Sonos Playbar vs Samsung HW-Q60T comparison shows that these models have some important differences and common features. Both soundbars received a score of 5.5 in our ranking. The soundbars are equipped with a different number of buttons, play/pause, volume up, volume down for the Playbar and volume down, volume up, power, source for the HW-Q60T.
Each of the models under consideration has active amplification type. A noticeable difference is the number of channels that Playbar has 3.0 and HW-Q60T has 5.1. 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. Audio features and specs of considered models we rated 7 out of 10 in our ranking. The Playbar can play audio from Spotify.
Wireless Internet connection is realized only in the Playbar. Bluetooth support integrated in the HW-Q60T. The HDMI Audio Return Channel (ARC) is implemented only in the HW-Q60T. We rated the connectivity of the Playbar at 3 out of 10, while the HW-Q60T was rated 7/10.
Each of the soundbars can be controlled using the 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 support is not implemented in either the Playbar or HW-Q60T. Devices from this comparison cannot process surround sound due to lack of DTS:X. The Playbar was rated 4/10, while the HW-Q60T received a mark of 5/10 for multichannel surround.
The Sonos Playbar is better soundbar in this comparison. Check Sonos Playbar price