The present review is aimed to compare two soundbars - Yamaha YAS-207 vs Yamaha ATS-1070 that are meant to satisfy the needs of cinema and music lovers. Based on our rating, YAS-207 has a total rating of 5 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. A significant difference between the units in the number of channels, the Yamaha YAS-207 has 2.1 versus 2.0 for the Yamaha ATS-1070. The output power is different and equal to 100 W for the YAS-207 versus 60 W for the ATS-1070. Only the Yamaha ATS-1070 has a built-in subwoofer. The Yamaha YAS-207 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. Each soundbar has 1/0 HDMI inputs/outputs. The HDMI Audio Return Channel (ARC) feature supports both devices. The compared models do not have a USB connector. For connectivity, each of the soundbars received a rating of 6/10.
App control is available in every soundbar. None of the models under consideration have a built-in microphone. 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-207 supports DTS Virtual:X. For multichannel surround, each of the opponents received 4 points out of 10.
The Yamaha ATS-1070 is better soundbar in this comparison. Check Yamaha ATS-1070 price