Bose Soundtouch 300 vs Samsung HT-E5530

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General

Bose Soundtouch 300Bose Soundtouch 300Samsung HT-E5530Samsung HT-E5530
Automatic calibration (w/ measurement mic.)
yesYes
noNo
Number of speakers
2.1
5.1
Type of home cinema package
Soundbar
Separates

Connectors

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Digital coaxial output (S/PDIF)
0
0
Digital optical input (S/PDIF)
1
1
Digital optical output (S/PDIF)
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 output
0
0
SCART out
noNo
noNo
USB
yesYes
yesYes
Number of ports
1
1

Image properties

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Video formats supported
2160p (4K Ultra HD)
1080p (Full HD)

Decoders

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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 ES, DTS HD High Resolution Audio, DTS HD Master Audio

Dimensions

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Colour of product
Black, White
Black
Dimensions front/speaker unit (Width)
977.9 mm
0 mm
Dimensions front/speaker unit (Height)
57.15 mm
0 mm
Dimensions front/speaker unit (Depth)
107.95 mm
0 mm
Weight (front / speaker unit)
4.71 kg
3.9 kg

Features

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Features
Simulated surround, Support for multiroom, Designed for wall mounting, Mobile app for controlling features, Supports NFC
Simulated surround, DLNA certified, Mobile docking station
Wireless rear speakers
yesYes
yesYes

Communication

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Bluetooth
yesYes
yesYes
Ethernet connection
yesYes
yesYes
Wireless network (Wi-Fi)
yesYes
yesYes

Compatibility

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3D support (3D-Ready)
noNo
yesYes
DLNA certified
noNo
yesYes
Docking Station for mobile/Tablet
noNo
yesYes
Radio receiver
noNo
yesYes

Storage

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Optical drive
noNo
yesYes

Audio features

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Front speaker / speaker unit
yesYes
yesYes
Suitable for subwoofer
noNo
yesYes