Bose Soundbar 700 vs Samsung HW-Q900T review

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Rating 5 5

Bose Soundbar 700 vs Samsung HW-Q900T comparison chart

Overall
Bose Soundbar 700
6.6
Samsung HW-Q900T
8.2
8
10

Bose Soundbar 700 vs Samsung HW-Q900T review

Bose Soundbar 700
vs
Samsung HW-Q900T

In this article, we will talk about Bose Soundbar 700 vs Samsung HW-Q900T comparison. The Bose Soundbar 700 was rated 6.6, while the Samsung HW-Q900T has a rating 8.2. The soundbars are equipped with a different number of buttons, action, microphone for the Soundbar 700 and volume down, volume up, power, source for the HW-Q900T.

Audio features

Each of the models under consideration has active amplification type. A noticeable difference is the number of channels that Soundbar 700 has 3.0 and HW-Q900T has 7.1.2. The built-in subwoofer is not implemented in any of these models. An external subwoofer connects to the Soundbar 700 via wired and wireless, but HW-Q900T has wireless connection type. Rate 6 out of 10 received the Bose Soundbar 700 for audio features and specs, but the Samsung HW-Q900T received 8 out of 10. Each of the competitors can play content from Spotify.

Connectivity

Both models have a wireless Wi-Fi interface. Soundbars from this comparison have Bluetooth support. There are 1/0 HDMI inputs/outputs in the Bose Soundbar 700 versus 2/1 HDMIs in the Samsung HW-Q900T. As in the Soundbar 700, so in the HW-Q900T there is the HDMI Audio Return Channel (ARC). We rated the connectivity of the Soundbar 700 at 6 out of 10, while the HW-Q900T was rated 8/10.

Features

Both devices have integrated voice control via Amazon Alexa, Google Assistant. Each of the soundbars can be controlled using the application. The soundbars in this review are equipped with a microphone. The Samsung HW-Q900T may become part of a multiroom system.

Multichannel surround

Dolby Atmos audio decoder is onboard the HW-Q900T. The HW-Q900T can work with surround sound due to DTS:X support. The Soundbar 700 was rated 4/10, while the HW-Q900T received a mark of 9/10 for multichannel surround.

Advantages Samsung HW-Q900T over Bose Soundbar 700

  • Separate subwoofer in package
  • Multi-room support
  • Compatible with Dolby Atmos
  • Compatible with DTS:X
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Common

Product

Bose Soundbar 700
Samsung HW-Q900T

Model

Soundbar 700
HW-Q900T

Brand

Bose
Samsung

Reviews

806
664

General

Placement type

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

Connection to source

wired, wireless
wired, wireless

Soundbar buttons

action, microphone
volume down, volume up, power, source

Audio features

Built-in channels

3.0
7.1.2

Amplification type

active
active

Output power, W

406 (overall)

Separate speaker (in package)

0
0

Separate speaker connections

wireless
wireless

Subwoofer

Built-in subwoofer

Separate subwoofer (in package)

Separate subwoofer connections

wired, wireless
wireless

Streaming services

Apple Music (AirPlay)

AirPlay 2

Amazon Music

Spotify

Other streaming services

Pandora,Tuneln, Deezer, iHeart, SiriusXM
has not

Connectivity

WI-FI

Bluetooth

Ethernet (RJ45)

0
0

NFC

HDMI input/output

1/0
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

0/0
0/0

Analog audio input/output (RCA)

0/0
0/0

Headphone output

0
0

Subwoofer output

1
0

Features

Voice control

Amazon Alexa, Google Assistant
Amazon Alexa, Google Assistant

App control

Microphone

Remote control

Multi-room

Multichannel surround

Dolby Atmos

Dolby (other)

Dolby Digital
Dolby Digital, Dolby Pro Logic II

DTS:X

DTS (other)

has not
has not

User manual

Manual

Dimensions

Size (Wx H x D), cm/in

97.8 x 5.6 x 10.6 /38.5 x 2.2 x 4.2
123 x 7 x 13.8/48.4 x 2.7 x 5.1

Weight, kg/pounds

4.5/10.5
7.1/15.4

Other

Release year

2018
2020
Bose Soundbar 700
Samsung HW-Q900T
Bose Soundbar 700
Samsung HW-Q900T

Soundbars SoundStrokes Art comparison rating

  • better
  • worse
  • 6.6
  • 8.2
  • 6.6Bose Soundbar 700
  • 8.2Samsung HW-Q900T

The Samsung HW-Q900T is better soundbar in this comparison. Check Samsung HW-Q900T price