LG SL5Y vs Akixno SR210 review

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Rating 5 5
LG SL5Y
vs
Akixno SR210

It makes sense comparing LG SL5Y vs Akixno SR210 because they both are able to give some premium features. Based on our rating, SL5Y has a total rating of 4.5 out of 10 versus 4 for SR210. The competitors' control buttons are different: power, volume down, volume up, function and power, volume down, volume up, Bluetooth, respectively.

Audio features

Both soundbars have active amplification type. A significant difference between the units in the number of channels, the LG SL5Y has 2.1 versus 2.0 for the Akixno SR210. The output power is different and equal to 90 W for the SL5Y versus 20 W for the SR210. Competitors do not have a built-in subwoofer. The LG SL5Y got our rating of 8 out of 10, and the Akixno SR210 5 for its audio features and specs.

Streaming services

Soundbars do not have AirPlay support. Both models do not support Google Play Music. Spotify support not implemented in both soundbars.

Connectivity

Both models do not have WI-FI support. Rivals from our review have Bluetooth support. Only the SL5Y supports HDMI Audio Return Channel (ARC). For connectivity, the SL5Y received a rating of 6/10 versus 4/10, respectively.

Features

Compared soundbars have no app control. None of the models under consideration have a built-in microphone. Soundbars do not have Multi-room support.

Multichannel surround

None of soundbars equipped with Dolby Atmos multichannel audio decoder. The soundbars do not support the surround sound technology DTS:X. The SL5Y supports DTS Virtual:X.

Advantages LG SL5Y over Akixno SR210

  • Audio return channel (HDMI ARC) support

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Common

Product

LG SL5Y
Akixno SR210

Model

SL5Y
SR210

Brand

LG
Akixno

Reviews

192
100

General

Placement type

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

Connection to source

wired, wireless
wired, wireless

Soundbar buttons

power, volume down, volume up, function
power, volume down, volume up, Bluetooth

Audio features

Built-in channels

2.1
2.0

Amplification type

active
active

Output power, W

90
20

Separate speaker (in package)

0
0

Separate speaker connections

wireless

Subwoofer

Built-in subwoofer

Separate subwoofer (in package)

1
0

Separate subwoofer connections

wireless
has not

Streaming services

Apple Music (AirPlay)

Google Play Music

Amazon Music

Spotify

Other streaming services

has not
has not

Connectivity

WI-FI

Bluetooth

Ethernet (RJ45)

0
0

NFC

HDMI input/output

1/1
0/0

HDMI ARC

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
1/0

Headphone output

0
0

Subwoofer output

0
0

Features

Voice control

App control

Microphone

Remote control

Multi-room

Multichannel surround

Dolby Atmos

Dolby Digital

Dolby Pro Logic II

DTS:X

DTS Virtual:X

User manual

Manual

Dimensions

Size (Wx H x D), cm/in

89 x 5.5 x 8.6/35. x 2.2 x 3.4
58.4 x 5.8 x 5.8/23.6 x 2.4 x 2.4

Weight, kg/pounds

2.3/5.2
0.9/2.1
LG SL5Y
Akixno SR210
LG SL5Y
Akixno SR210

Soundbars SoundStrokes Art comparison rating

  • better
  • worse
  • 4.5
  • 4
  • 4.5LG SL5Y
  • 4Akixno SR210

The LG SL5Y is better soundbar in this comparison. Check LG SL5Y price