Samsung HW-Q70R vs VIZIO SB3651-E6 review

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Samsung HW-Q70R
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VIZIO SB3651-E6

The Samsung HW-Q70R vs VIZIO SB3651-E6 comparison proves that these soundbars have many common features. Based on our rating, HW-Q70R has a total rating of 6.6 out of 10 versus 7 for SB3651-E6. The competitors' control buttons are different: power, volume down, volume up, source and power, input, Bluetooth, volume down, volume up, respectively.

Audio features

Both soundbars have active amplification type. A significant difference between the units in the number of channels, the Samsung HW-Q70R has 3.1.2 versus 5.1 for the VIZIO SB3651-E6. Competitors do not have a built-in subwoofer. Rivals have wireless connection to separate subwoofer. The Samsung HW-Q70R got our rating of 7 out of 10, and the VIZIO SB3651-E6 8 for its audio features and specs. Only the SB3651-E6 supports Google Play Music. Spotify is available on each of the soundbars.

Connectivity

These models have the ability to connect to the Internet via WI-FI. Rivals from our review have Bluetooth support. The Samsung HW-Q70R has 1/1 HDMI inputs/outputs versus 1/0 of the VIZIO SB3651-E6. The HDMI Audio Return Channel (ARC) feature supports both devices. Both soundbars have a USB connector. For connectivity, the HW-Q70R received a rating of 7/10 versus 9/10, respectively. App control is available in every soundbar. A built-in microphone is present only on the HW-Q70R. Soundbars do not have Multi-room support.

Multichannel surround

Only the HW-Q70R has a Dolby Atmos multichannel audio format support. A surround technology DTS:X is supported only by the HW-Q70R. Compared devices do not have DTS Virtual:X support. For multichannel surround Samsung HW-Q70R got a rating of 7, and VIZIO SB3651-E6 2 out of 10.

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Common

Product

Samsung HW-Q70R
VIZIO SB3651-E6

Model

HW-Q70R
SB3651-E6

Brand

Samsung
VIZIO

Reviews

436
209

General

Placement type

table-top, wall-mountable
table-top, wall-mountable

Connection to source

wired, wireless
wired, wireless

Soundbar buttons

power, volume down, volume up, source
power, input, Bluetooth, volume down, volume up

Audio features

Built-in channels

3.1.2
5.1

Amplification type

active
active

Output power, W

330 (overall)

Separate speaker (in package)

0
2

Separate speaker connections

wireless
wired

Subwoofer

Built-in subwoofer

Separate subwoofer (in package)

1
1

Separate subwoofer connections

wireless
wireless

Streaming services

Apple Music (AirPlay)

AirPlay

Google Play Music

Amazon Music

Spotify

Other streaming services

has not
Pandora, Tuneln, Deezer, Chromecast

Connectivity

WI-FI

Bluetooth

Ethernet (RJ45)

0
1

NFC

HDMI input/output

1/1
1/0

HDMI ARC

Optical digital input/output

1/0
1/0

USB

1 (USB 2.0)
1 (USB 2.0)

Coaxial digital input/output

0/0
1/0

Analog audio input/output (RCA)

0/0
1/0

Headphone output

0
0

Subwoofer output

0
0

Features

Voice control

Amazon Alexa

App control

Microphone

Remote control

Multi-room

Multichannel surround

Dolby Atmos

Dolby Digital

Dolby Pro Logic II

DTS:X

DTS Virtual:X

User manual

Manual

Dimensions

Size (Wx H x D), cm/in

110 x 5.8 x 9.9/43.3 x 2.3 x 3.9
91.4 x 5 x 7.6/36 x 2.1 x 3.2

Weight, kg/pounds

3.5/7.9
1.8/4.6
Samsung HW-Q70R
VIZIO SB3651-E6
Samsung HW-Q70R
VIZIO SB3651-E6

Soundbars SoundStrokes Art comparison rating

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  • worse
  • 6.6
  • 7
  • 6.6Samsung HW-Q70R
  • 7VIZIO SB3651-E6

The VIZIO SB3651-E6 is better soundbar in this comparison. Check VIZIO SB3651-E6 price