Bose Soundbar 500 vs Akixno SR210 review

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Rating 5 5
Bose Soundbar 500
vs
Akixno SR210

It makes sense comparing Bose Soundbar 500 vs Akixno SR210 because they both are able to give some premium features. Based on our rating, Soundbar 500 has a total rating of 7 out of 10 versus 4 for SR210. The competitors' control buttons are different: microphone 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 Bose Soundbar 500 has 3.0 versus 2.0 for the Akixno SR210. Competitors do not have a built-in subwoofer. The Bose Soundbar 500 got our rating of 6 out of 10, and the Akixno SR210 5 for its audio features and specs. Both models do not support Google Play Music. Spotify support is available on the Soundbar 500.

Connectivity

Only the Bose Soundbar 500 can connect to the Internet via WI-FI. Rivals from our review have Bluetooth support. Only the Soundbar 500 supports HDMI Audio Return Channel (ARC). For connectivity, the Soundbar 500 received a rating of 8/10 versus 4/10, respectively. App control is available for the Soundbar 500. A built-in microphone is present only on the Soundbar 500. Soundbars do not have Multi-room support.

Multichannel surround

Only the Soundbar 500 has a Dolby Atmos multichannel audio format support. The soundbars do not support the surround sound technology DTS:X. Compared devices do not have DTS Virtual:X support.

Advantages Bose Soundbar 500 over Akixno SR210

  • Amazon Music compatible
  • Spotify support
  • WI-FI enabled
  • Audio return channel (HDMI ARC) support
  • App control
  • Microphone
  • Compatible with Dolby Atmos

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Product

Bose Soundbar 500
Akixno SR210

Model

Soundbar 500
SR210

Brand

Bose
Akixno

Reviews

287
100

General

Placement type

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

Connection to source

wired, wireless
wired, wireless

Soundbar buttons

microphone
power, volume down, volume up, Bluetooth

Audio features

Built-in channels

3.0
2.0

Amplification type

active
active

Output power, W

20

Separate speaker (in package)

0
0

Separate speaker connections

wireless

Subwoofer

Built-in subwoofer

Separate subwoofer (in package)

0
0

Separate subwoofer connections

wireless
has not

Streaming services

Apple Music (AirPlay)

AirPlay 2

Google Play Music

Amazon Music

Spotify

Other streaming services

Pandora,Tuneln, Deezer, iHeart, SiriusXM
has not

Connectivity

WI-FI

Bluetooth

Ethernet (RJ45)

1
0

NFC

HDMI input/output

1/0
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

Amazon Alexa, Google Assistant

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

80 x 4.3 x 10.1/31.5 x 1.7 x 4
58.4 x 5.8 x 5.8/23.6 x 2.4 x 2.4

Weight, kg/pounds

3.1/7
0.9/2.1
Bose Soundbar 500
Akixno SR210
Bose Soundbar 500
Akixno SR210

Soundbars SoundStrokes Art comparison rating

  • better
  • worse
  • 7
  • 4
  • 7Bose Soundbar 500
  • 4Akixno SR210

The Bose Soundbar 500 is better soundbar in this comparison. Check Bose Soundbar 500 price