LG NB4530A vs Sonos Playbar

Full Comparison

General

LG NB4530ALG NB4530ASonos PlaybarSonos Playbar
Automatic calibration (w/ measurement mic.)
nono
nono
Number of speakers
2.1
3.0
Type of home cinema package
Soundbar
Soundbar
Soundbase
nono
nono

Connectors

LG NB4530ALG NB4530ASonos PlaybarSonos Playbar
Analogue 3.5mm input
1
0
Digital optical input (S/PDIF)
1
1
HDMI
yesyes
nono
Separate DVD / Blu-ray player
nono
nono
USB
yesyes
nono

Decoders

LG NB4530ALG NB4530ASonos PlaybarSonos Playbar
Supported audio files
MP3, WMA
AAC+, AAC, AIFF, Apple Lossless, FLAC, MP3, OGG Vorbis, WAV (PCM), WMA

Dimensions

LG NB4530ALG NB4530ASonos PlaybarSonos Playbar
Colour of product
Black
Black, Grey, Silver, White
Weight
18.96 lb
11.90 lb
Dimensions front/speaker unit (Width)
40.55 in
35.43 in
Dimensions front/speaker unit (Height)
1.38 in
3.35 in
Dimensions front/speaker unit (Depth)
2.95 in
5.51 in

Features

LG NB4530ALG NB4530ASonos PlaybarSonos Playbar
Features
Simulated surround
Simulated surround, Support for multiroom, Designed for wall mounting, Mobile app for controlling features, Support for internet radio

Communication

LG NB4530ALG NB4530ASonos PlaybarSonos Playbar
Bluetooth
yesyes
nono
Ethernet connection
yesyes
yesyes
Wireless network (Wi-Fi)
yesyes
yesyes
Type (radio)
FM
FM, Internet Radio

Compatibility

LG NB4530ALG NB4530ASonos PlaybarSonos Playbar
3D support (3D-Ready)
yesyes
nono
DLNA certified
nono
nono
Docking Station for mobile/Tablet
nono
nono
Radio receiver
yesyes
nono

Audio features

LG NB4530ALG NB4530ASonos PlaybarSonos Playbar
Front speaker / speaker unit
yesyes
yesyes
Suitable for subwoofer
yesyes
nono
Surround speakers
yesyes
nono

Often compared with NB4530A

Often compared with Playbar