Yamaha YAS-108 vs Samsung HW-R650 comparison definitely makes sense. Based on our rating, YAS-108 has a total rating of 6.2 out of 10 versus 5.2 for HW-R650. The competitors' control buttons are different: input, mute, volume down, volume up, power and volume down, volume up, power, source, respectively.
Both soundbars have active amplification type. A significant difference between the units in the number of channels, the Yamaha YAS-108 has 2.0 versus 3.1 for the Samsung HW-R650. The output power is different and equal to 120 W for the YAS-108 versus 340 (overall) W for the HW-R650. Only the Yamaha YAS-108 has a built-in subwoofer. The YAS-108 has a wired and wireless connection to separate subwoofer, and the HW-R650 - wireless. Both models received our 7 rating of 10 for their audio features and specs.
Soundbars do not have AirPlay support. Spotify support is available on the YAS-108.
Both models do not have WI-FI support. Rivals from our review have Bluetooth support. Each soundbar has 1/1 HDMI inputs/outputs. The HDMI Audio Return Channel (ARC) feature supports both devices. Both soundbars have a USB connector. For connectivity, each of the soundbars received a rating of 7/10. App control is available for the YAS-108. 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. For multichannel surround, each of the opponents received 5 points out of 10.
The Yamaha YAS-108 is better soundbar in this comparison. Check Yamaha YAS-108 price