Bose Soundtouch 300 vs Samsung HT-C5550

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General

Bose Soundtouch 300Bose Soundtouch 300Samsung HT-C5550Samsung HT-C5550
Automatic calibration (w/ measurement mic.)
yesYes
yesYes
Number of speakers
2.1
5.1
Type of home cinema package
Soundbar
Separates

Connectors

Bose Soundtouch 300Bose Soundtouch 300Samsung HT-C5550Samsung HT-C5550
Analogue 3.5mm input
1
0
Analogue RCA stereo inputs
0
1
Analogue RCA stereo outputs
0
0
Component input (YPbPr/YCbCr)
0
1
Component output (YPbPr/YCbCr)
0
1
Composite input
0
1
Composite output
0
1
Digital coaxial input (S/PDIF)
0
0
Digital coaxial output (S/PDIF)
0
0
Digital optical input (S/PDIF)
1
1
Digital optical output (S/PDIF)
0
0
DVI out
0
0
Front/side connections
USB
Digital optical, USB
HDMI
yesYes
yesYes
Number of HDMI inputs
1
2
Number of HDMI outputs
1
1
S-video input
0
0
S-video output
0
0
SCART out
noNo
noNo
Separate DVD / Blu-ray player
noNo
noNo
Speaker connectors (type)
None
Manufacturer Specific
USB
yesYes
yesYes
Number of ports
1
1

Image properties

Bose Soundtouch 300Bose Soundtouch 300Samsung HT-C5550Samsung HT-C5550
Video formats supported
2160p (4K Ultra HD)
576p, 720p, 1080i, 1080p (Full HD)

Decoders

Bose Soundtouch 300Bose Soundtouch 300Samsung HT-C5550Samsung HT-C5550
Audio format
DTS ES
Dolby Digital 5.1, Dolby Digital EX, Dolby Digital Plus, Dolby Pro Logic II, Dolby TrueHD, DTS 5.1, DTS 96/24, DTS HD High Resolution Audio, DTS HD Master Audio

Dimensions

Bose Soundtouch 300Bose Soundtouch 300Samsung HT-C5550Samsung HT-C5550
Colour of product
Black, White
Black
Weight
10.36 lb
48.50 lb
Dimensions front/speaker unit (Width)
38.50 in
51.18 in
Dimensions front/speaker unit (Height)
2.25 in
3.54 in
Dimensions front/speaker unit (Depth)
4.25 in
51.18 in
Weight (front / speaker unit)
10.38 lb
7.21 lb

Communication

Bose Soundtouch 300Bose Soundtouch 300Samsung HT-C5550Samsung HT-C5550
Ethernet connection
yesYes
yesYes
Wireless network (Wi-Fi)
yesYes
yesYes

Compatibility

Bose Soundtouch 300Bose Soundtouch 300Samsung HT-C5550Samsung HT-C5550
3D support (3D-Ready)
noNo
noNo
DLNA certified
noNo
yesYes
Docking Station for mobile/Tablet
noNo
yesYes
Radio receiver
noNo
yesYes

Storage

Bose Soundtouch 300Bose Soundtouch 300Samsung HT-C5550Samsung HT-C5550
Built-in hard drive
noNo
noNo
Optical drive
noNo
yesYes

Audio features

Bose Soundtouch 300Bose Soundtouch 300Samsung HT-C5550Samsung HT-C5550
Center speaker
noNo
yesYes
Front speaker / speaker unit
yesYes
yesYes
Suitable for subwoofer
noNo
yesYes
Surround speakers
noNo
yesYes