The Denon HEOS BAR vs Bose Solo 5 comparison shows that these models have some important differences and common features. The Denon HEOS BAR was rated 7, while the Bose Solo 5 has a rating 4.
Each of the models under consideration has active amplification type. A noticeable difference is the number of channels that HEOS BAR has 3.0 and Solo 5 has 2.0. The built-in subwoofer is not implemented in any of these models. Rate 6 out of 10 received the Denon HEOS BAR for audio features and specs, but the Bose Solo 5 received 5 out of 10.
Soundbars do not have AirPlay support. Both devices do not have Google Play Music on board. The HEOS BAR can play audio from Spotify.
Both models do not have a wireless Wi-Fi interface. Soundbars from this comparison have Bluetooth support. The HDMI Audio Return Channel (ARC) is implemented only in the HEOS BAR. We rated the connectivity of the HEOS BAR at 7 out of 10, while the Solo 5 was rated 3/10. Each of the soundbars can be controlled using the application. The Denon HEOS BAR equipped with a microphone. The Denon HEOS BAR may become part of a multiroom system.
Dolby Atmos audio decoder support is not implemented in either the HEOS BAR or Solo 5. 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 Denon HEOS BAR is better soundbar in this comparison. Check Denon HEOS BAR price