It makes sense comparing JBL Bar 2.1 vs Akixno SR210 because they both are able to give some premium features. Based on our rating, Bar 2.1 has a total rating of 5 out of 10 versus 4 for SR210. The competitors' control buttons are different: power, volume down, volume up, source and power, volume down, volume up, Bluetooth, respectively.
Both soundbars have active amplification type. A significant difference between the units in the number of channels, the JBL Bar 2.1 has 2.1 versus 2.0 for the Akixno SR210. The output power is different and equal to 300 (overall) W for the Bar 2.1 versus 20 W for the SR210. Competitors do not have a built-in subwoofer. The JBL Bar 2.1 got our rating of 6 out of 10, and the Akixno SR210 5 for its audio features and specs.
Soundbars do not have AirPlay support. Both models do not support Google Play Music. Spotify support not implemented in both soundbars.
Only the JBL Bar 2.1 can connect to the Internet via WI-FI. Rivals from our review have Bluetooth support. Only the Bar 2.1 supports HDMI Audio Return Channel (ARC). For connectivity, the Bar 2.1 received a rating of 7/10 versus 4/10, respectively. Compared soundbars have no app control. A built-in microphone is present only on the Bar 2.1. Soundbars do not have Multi-room support.
None of soundbars equipped with Dolby Atmos multichannel audio decoder. The soundbars do not support the surround sound technology DTS:X. Compared devices do not have DTS Virtual:X support.
The JBL Bar 2.1 is better soundbar in this comparison. Check JBL Bar 2.1 price