Yamaha YSP-5600 vs Sony HT-ST5000 comparison definitely makes sense. Based on our rating, YSP-5600 has a total rating of 8 out of 10 versus 7.8 for HT-ST5000. The competitors' control buttons are different: input, volume down, volume up, power and power, volume down, volume up, input Bluetooth, music service, respectively.
Both soundbars have active amplification type. Soundbars have the same number of channels on 7.1.2. The output power is different and equal to 90 W for the YSP-5600 versus 140 W for the HT-ST5000. Only the Yamaha YSP-5600 has a built-in subwoofer. The Yamaha YSP-5600 got our rating of 7 out of 10, and the Sony HT-ST5000 9 for its audio features and specs. Only the YSP-5600 supports Google Play Music. Spotify is available on each of the soundbars.
These models have the ability to connect to the Internet via WI-FI. Rivals from our review have Bluetooth support. The Yamaha YSP-5600 has 4/1 HDMI inputs/outputs versus 3/1 of the Sony HT-ST5000. 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 9/10.
App control is available in every soundbar. A built-in microphone is present only on the YSP-5600. Multi-room is available to every soundbar.
Both devices have support for Dolby Atmos multichannel audio format. The surround sound technology DTS:X is supported by devices under review. Compared devices do not have DTS Virtual:X support. For multichannel surround, each of the opponents received 7 points out of 10.
The Yamaha YSP-5600 is better soundbar in this comparison. Check Yamaha YSP-5600 price