Yamaha YSP-2700 vs VIZIO SB3651-E6 review

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Rating 5 5
Yamaha YSP-2700
vs
VIZIO SB3651-E6

The Yamaha YSP-2700 vs VIZIO SB3651-E6 comparison proves that these soundbars have many common features. Based on our rating, YSP-2700 has a total rating of 7.6 out of 10 versus 7 for SB3651-E6. The competitors' control buttons are different: power, volume down, volume up, input, mute, connect 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 Yamaha YSP-2700 has 7.1 versus 5.1 for the VIZIO SB3651-E6. Competitors do not have a built-in subwoofer. Rivals have wireless connection to separate subwoofer. The Yamaha YSP-2700 got our rating of 9 out of 10, and the VIZIO SB3651-E6 8 for its audio features and specs.

Streaming services

Each of rivals supports AirPlay. 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 Yamaha YSP-2700 has 3/1 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, each of the soundbars received a rating of 9/10.

Features

App control is available in every soundbar. A built-in microphone is present only on the YSP-2700. Multi-room is only available for the Yamaha YSP-2700.

Multichannel surround

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. For multichannel surround Yamaha YSP-2700 got a rating of 4, and VIZIO SB3651-E6 2 out of 10.

Advantages Yamaha YSP-2700 over VIZIO SB3651-E6

  • Microphone
  • Multi-room support

Advantages VIZIO SB3651-E6 over Yamaha YSP-2700

  • Google Play Music compatible
  • Amazon Music compatible

Soundbars comparison chart

Overall
Yamaha YSP-2700
7.6
VIZIO SB3651-E6
7
8
5
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Common

Product

Yamaha YSP-2700
VIZIO SB3651-E6

Model

YSP-2700
SB3651-E6

Brand

Yamaha
VIZIO

Reviews

27
322

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, input, mute, connect
power, input, Bluetooth, volume down, volume up

Audio features

Built-in channels

7.1
5.1

Amplification type

active
active

Output power, W

107 (overall)

Separate speaker (in package)

2
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
AirPlay

Google Play Music

Amazon Music

Spotify

Other streaming services

Pandora, Deezer, TIDAL, Napster, SiriusXM
Pandora, Tuneln, Deezer, Chromecast

Connectivity

WI-FI

Bluetooth

Ethernet (RJ45)

1
1

NFC

HDMI input/output

3/1
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

1/0
1/0

Analog audio input/output (RCA)

1/0
1/0

Headphone output

0
0

Subwoofer output

0
0

Features

Voice control

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

94.2 x 5 x 15.2/37.1 x 2 x 6
91.4 x 5 x 7.6/36 x 2.1 x 3.2

Weight, kg/pounds

3.9/8.7
1.8/4.6
Yamaha YSP-2700
VIZIO SB3651-E6
Yamaha YSP-2700
VIZIO SB3651-E6

Soundbars SoundStrokes Art comparison rating

  • better
  • worse
  • 7.6
  • 7
  • 7.6Yamaha YSP-2700
  • 7VIZIO SB3651-E6

The Yamaha YSP-2700 is better soundbar in this comparison. Check Yamaha YSP-2700 price