An affordable soundbar is always a good option to consider, so Sonos Playbar vs Yamaha YSP-5600 comparison definitely makes sense. Based on our rating, Playbar has a total rating of 4.5 out of 10 versus 8 for YSP-5600. The competitors' control buttons are different: play/pause, volume up, volume down and input, volume down, volume up, power, respectively.
Both soundbars have active amplification type. A significant difference between the units in the number of channels, the Sonos Playbar has 3.0 versus 7.1.2 for the Yamaha YSP-5600. Only the Yamaha YSP-5600 has a built-in subwoofer. Both models received our 7 rating of 10 for their audio features and specs.
The Sonos Playbar has support AirPlay 2, and its competitor in our comparison has AirPlay. Only the YSP-5600 supports Google Play Music. Spotify is available on each of the soundbars.
These models have the ability to connect to the Internet via WI-FI. Only the YSP-5600 has Bluetooth support. Only the YSP-5600 supports HDMI Audio Return Channel (ARC). For connectivity, the Playbar received a rating of 3/10 versus 9/10, respectively.
App control is available in every soundbar. A built-in microphone is present only on the YSP-5600. Multi-room is only available for the Yamaha YSP-5600.
Only the YSP-5600 has a Dolby Atmos multichannel audio format support. A surround technology DTS:X is supported only by the YSP-5600. Compared devices do not have DTS Virtual:X support.
The Yamaha YSP-5600 is better soundbar in this comparison. Check Yamaha YSP-5600 price