Bose Solo 5 vs LG SN10YG review

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Bose Solo 5 vs LG SN10YG comparison chart

Bose Solo 5 vs LG SN10YG review

Bose Solo 5
vs
LG SN10YG

The Bose Solo 5 vs LG SN10YG comparison proves that these soundbars have many common features. Based on our rating, Solo 5 has a total rating of 4 out of 10 versus 7.2 for SN10YG.

Audio features

Both soundbars have active amplification type. A significant difference between the units in the number of channels, the Bose Solo 5 has 2.0 versus 5.1.2 for the LG SN10YG. Competitors do not have a built-in subwoofer. The Bose Solo 5 got our rating of 5 out of 10, and the LG SN10YG 8 for its audio features and specs.

Streaming services

Soundbars do not have AirPlay support. Spotify support not implemented in both soundbars.

Connectivity

Only the LG SN10YG can connect to the Internet via WI-FI. Rivals from our review have Bluetooth support. Only the SN10YG supports HDMI Audio Return Channel (ARC). For connectivity, the Solo 5 received a rating of 3/10 versus 9/10, respectively. App control is available in every soundbar. A built-in microphone is present only on the SN10YG. Soundbars do not have Multi-room support.

Multichannel surround

Only the SN10YG has a Dolby Atmos multichannel audio format support. A surround technology DTS:X is supported only by the SN10YG. For multichannel surround Bose Solo 5 got a rating of 4, and LG SN10YG 10 out of 10.

Advantages LG SN10YG over Bose Solo 5

  • Separate subwoofer in package
  • WI-FI enabled
  • Audio return channel (HDMI ARC) support
  • Microphone
  • Compatible with Dolby Atmos
  • Compatible with DTS:X
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Common

Product

Bose Solo 5
LG SN10YG

Model

Solo 5
SN10YG

Brand

Bose
LG

Reviews

13457
7

General

Placement type

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

Connection to source

wired, wireless
wired, wireless

Soundbar buttons

has not
power, volume down, volume up, function, play/pause, microphone

Audio features

Built-in channels

2.0
5.1.2

Amplification type

active
active

Output power, W

570 (overall)

Separate speaker (in package)

0
0

Separate speaker connections

has not
wireless

Subwoofer

Built-in subwoofer

Separate subwoofer (in package)

Separate subwoofer connections

wireless

Streaming services

Apple Music (AirPlay)

Amazon Music

Spotify

Other streaming services

has not
has not

Connectivity

WI-FI

Bluetooth

Ethernet (RJ45)

0
0

NFC

HDMI input/output

0/0
2/1

HDMI ARC

HDMI eARC

HDMI CEC

Optical digital input/output

1/0
1/0

USB

1 (USB 2.0)

Coaxial digital input/output

1/0
0/0

Analog audio input/output (RCA)

0/0
0/0

Headphone output

0
0

Subwoofer output

0
0

Features

Voice control

Google Assistant

App control

Microphone

Remote control

Multi-room

Multichannel surround

Dolby Atmos

Dolby (other)

Dolby Digital
Dolby Digital, Dolby Digital Plus, Dolby TruHD

DTS:X

DTS (other)

has not
DTS HD, DTS Digital Surround

User manual

Manual

Dimensions

Size (Wx H x D), cm/in

21.6 x 2.8 x 3.4/54.9 x7 x 8.6
142.2 x 5 x 12.7/56.8 x 2.5 x 5.8

Weight, kg/pounds

1.7/3.7
6.8/15.9

Other

Release year

2016
2020
Bose Solo 5
LG SN10YG
Bose Solo 5
LG SN10YG

Soundbars SoundStrokes Art comparison rating

  • better
  • worse
  • 4
  • 7.2
  • 4Bose Solo 5
  • 7.2LG SN10YG