The present review is aimed to compare two soundbars - VIZIO SB3621n-F8M vs LG SL5Y that are meant to satisfy the needs of cinema and music lovers. Based on our rating, SB3621n-F8M has a total rating of 4.6 out of 10 versus 4.5 for SL5Y. The competitors' control buttons are different: power, input, Bluetooth, volume down, volume up and power, volume down, volume up, function, respectively.
Both soundbars have active amplification type. Soundbars have the same number of channels on 2.1. Competitors do not have a built-in subwoofer. Rivals have wireless connection to separate subwoofer. The VIZIO SB3621n-F8M got our rating of 6 out of 10, and the LG SL5Y 8 for its audio features and specs.
Soundbars do not have AirPlay support. Both models do not support Google Play Music. Spotify support not implemented in both soundbars.
Both models do not have WI-FI support. Rivals from our review have Bluetooth support. Only the SL5Y supports HDMI Audio Return Channel (ARC). For connectivity, the SB3621n-F8M received a rating of 4/10 versus 6/10, respectively.
App control is available for the SB3621n-F8M. 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. The SL5Y supports DTS Virtual:X. For multichannel surround VIZIO SB3621n-F8M got a rating of 2, and LG SL5Y 4 out of 10.
The VIZIO SB3621n-F8M is better soundbar in this comparison. Check VIZIO SB3621n-F8M price