The present review is aimed to compare two soundbars - Yamaha YAS-108 vs Yamaha ATS-1070 that are meant to satisfy the needs of cinema and music lovers. Based on our rating, YAS-108 has a total rating of 5.8 out of 10 versus 6 for ATS-1070. The set of control buttons for competitors is the same and is: input, mute, volume down, volume up, power.
Both soundbars have active amplification type. Soundbars have the same number of channels on 2.0. The output power is different and equal to 120 W for the YAS-108 versus 60 W for the ATS-1070. Competitors have a built-in subwoofer. The Yamaha YAS-108 got our rating of 7 out of 10, and the Yamaha ATS-1070 6 for its audio features and specs. Only the ATS-1070 supports Google Play Music. Spotify is available on each of the soundbars.
Both models do not have WI-FI support. Rivals from our review have Bluetooth support. The Yamaha YAS-108 has 1/1 HDMI inputs/outputs versus 1/0 of the Yamaha ATS-1070. The HDMI Audio Return Channel (ARC) feature supports both devices. For connectivity, the YAS-108 received a rating of 7/10 versus 6/10, respectively. App control is available in every soundbar. A built-in microphone is present only on the YAS-108. 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. The YAS-108 supports DTS Virtual:X. For multichannel surround Yamaha YAS-108 got a rating of 5, and Yamaha ATS-1070 4 out of 10.
The Yamaha ATS-1070 is better soundbar in this comparison. Check Yamaha ATS-1070 price