If you have already decided that you want to buy a new soundbar, but still don’t know what exactly you want, the VIZIO SB3820-C6 vs ZVOX SB380 comparison is here to offer you two decent solutions. The VIZIO SB3820-C6 was rated 4.6, while the ZVOX SB380 has a rating 4. The soundbars are equipped with a different number of buttons, power, input, Bluetooth, volume down, volume up for the SB3820-C6 and power, volume down, volume up, input for the SB380.
Each of the models under consideration has active amplification type. A noticeable difference is the number of channels that SB3820-C6 has 2.0 and SB380 has 3.1. A built-in subwoofer is available only in the ZVOX SB380. Rate 5 out of 10 received the VIZIO SB3820-C6 for audio features and specs, but the ZVOX SB380 received 6 out of 10.
Soundbars do not have AirPlay support. Both devices do not have Google Play Music on board. The units in this comparison do not support Spotify.
Both models do not have a wireless Wi-Fi interface. Bluetooth support integrated in the SB3820-C6. Neither the SB3820-C6 nor SB380 has the HDMI Audio Return Channel (ARC). We rated the connectivity of the SB3820-C6 at 6 out of 10, while the SB380 was rated 4/10.
The manufacturer of the SB3820-C6 provides a device control application. Soundbars in this review are not equipped with a microphone. The models under consideration cannot become part of a multiroom system.
Dolby Atmos audio decoder support is not implemented in either the SB3820-C6 or SB380. Devices from this comparison cannot process surround sound due to lack of DTS:X. DTS Virtual:X technology not supported by any of the soundbars in this review. The same score of 2/10 was put to the soundbars for multichannel surround support.
The VIZIO SB3820-C6 is better soundbar in this comparison. Check VIZIO SB3820-C6 price