VIZIO SB3651-F6 vs Denon HEOS BAR review

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VIZIO SB3651-F6
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Denon HEOS BAR

The VIZIO SB3651-F6 vs Denon HEOS BAR comparison proves that these soundbars have many common features. Based on our rating, SB3651-F6 has a total rating of 6.6 out of 10 versus 7 for HEOS BAR. The competitors' control buttons are different: power, input, Bluetooth, volume down, volume up and volume down, volume up, sound off, respectively.

Audio features

Both soundbars have active amplification type. A significant difference between the units in the number of channels, the VIZIO SB3651-F6 has 5.1 versus 3.0 for the Denon HEOS BAR. Competitors do not have a built-in subwoofer. The SB3651-F6 has a wired and wireless connection to separate subwoofer, and the HEOS BAR - wireless. The VIZIO SB3651-F6 got our rating of 8 out of 10, and the Denon HEOS BAR 6 for its audio features and specs.

Streaming services

Soundbars do not have AirPlay support. Only the SB3651-F6 supports Google Play Music. Spotify is available on each of the soundbars.

Connectivity

Only the VIZIO SB3651-F6 can connect to the Internet via WI-FI. Rivals from our review have Bluetooth support. The VIZIO SB3651-F6 has 1/0 HDMI inputs/outputs versus 4/1 of the Denon HEOS BAR. The HDMI Audio Return Channel (ARC) feature supports both devices. Both soundbars have a USB connector. For connectivity, the SB3651-F6 received a rating of 8/10 versus 7/10, respectively. App control is available in every soundbar. A built-in microphone is present only on the HEOS BAR. Multi-room is only available for the Denon HEOS BAR.

Multichannel surround

None of soundbars equipped with Dolby Atmos multichannel audio decoder. The soundbars do not support the surround sound technology DTS:X. The SB3651-F6 supports DTS Virtual:X. For multichannel surround, each of the opponents received 4 points out of 10.

Advantages VIZIO SB3651-F6 over Denon HEOS BAR

  • Google Play Music compatible
  • WI-FI enabled

Advantages Denon HEOS BAR over VIZIO SB3651-F6

  • Amazon Music compatible
  • Microphone
  • Multi-room support

Soundbars comparison chart

Overall
VIZIO SB3651-F6
6.6
Denon HEOS BAR
7
5
10
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Common

Product

VIZIO SB3651-F6
Denon HEOS BAR

Model

SB3651-F6
HEOS BAR

Brand

VIZIO
Denon

Reviews

486
20

General

Placement type

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

Connection to source

wired, wireless
wired, wireless

Soundbar buttons

power, input, Bluetooth, volume down, volume up
volume down, volume up, sound off

Audio features

Built-in channels

5.1
3.0

Amplification type

active
active

Output power, W

Separate speaker (in package)

2
0

Separate speaker connections

wireless
wireless

Subwoofer

Built-in subwoofer

Separate subwoofer (in package)

1
0

Separate subwoofer connections

wired, wireless
wireless

Streaming services

Apple Music (AirPlay)

Google Play Music

Amazon Music

Spotify

Other streaming services

Pandora, Chromecast, iHeart
Pandora, Deezer, TIDAL, Napster, SiriusXM, iHeart

Connectivity

WI-FI

Bluetooth

Ethernet (RJ45)

1
1

NFC

HDMI input/output

1/0
4/1

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
0/0

Analog audio input/output (RCA)

1/0
1/0

Headphone output

0
0

Subwoofer output

0
0

Features

Voice control

Amazon Alexa, Google Assistant

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

91.4 x 5.3 x 8.1/36 x 2.1 x 3.2
109.8 x 7.1 x 14.7/43.3 x 2.8 x 5.8

Weight, kg/pounds

2.1/4.6
4.8/10.5
VIZIO SB3651-F6
Denon HEOS BAR
VIZIO SB3651-F6
Denon HEOS BAR

Soundbars SoundStrokes Art comparison rating

  • better
  • worse
  • 6.6
  • 7
  • 6.6VIZIO SB3651-F6
  • 7Denon HEOS BAR

The Denon HEOS BAR is better soundbar in this comparison. Check Denon HEOS BAR price