The Yamaha YAS-108 vs Samsung HW-M360 comparison shows that these models have some important differences and common features. The Yamaha YAS-108 was rated 5.8, while the Samsung HW-M360 has a rating 4.5. The soundbars are equipped with a different number of buttons, input, mute, volume down, volume up, power for the YAS-108 and power, volume down, volume up, input for the HW-M360.
Each of the models under consideration has active amplification type. A noticeable difference is the number of channels that YAS-108 has 2.0 and HW-M360 has 2.1. These rivals can be compared in terms of power, 120 versus 100 according to devices. A built-in subwoofer is available only in the Yamaha YAS-108. An external subwoofer connects to the YAS-108 via wired and wireless, but HW-M360 has wireless connection type. Audio features and specs of considered models we rated 7 out of 10 in our ranking.
Soundbars do not have AirPlay support. Both devices do not have Google Play Music on board. The YAS-108 can play audio from Spotify.
Both models do not have a wireless Wi-Fi interface. Soundbars from this comparison have Bluetooth support. 1/1 HDMI inputs/outputs are in each of soundbars. The HDMI Audio Return Channel (ARC) is implemented only in the YAS-108. Connecting devices via USB is possible in both models. We rated the connectivity of the YAS-108 at 7 out of 10, while the HW-M360 was rated 5/10. Each of the soundbars can be controlled using the application. The Yamaha YAS-108 equipped with a microphone. The models under consideration cannot become part of a multiroom system.
Dolby Atmos audio decoder support is not implemented in either the YAS-108 or HW-M360. Devices from this comparison cannot process surround sound due to lack of DTS:X. The YAS-108 has a modern feature such as DTS Virtual:X. The YAS-108 was rated 5/10, while the HW-M360 received a mark of 2/10 for multichannel surround.
The Yamaha YAS-108 is better soundbar in this comparison. Check Yamaha YAS-108 price