Samsung HT-H5500W vs Sonos Playbar

Full Comparison

General

Samsung HT-H5500WSamsung HT-H5500WSonos PlaybarSonos Playbar
Number of speakers
5.1
3.0
Type of home cinema package
Separates
Soundbar

Connectors

Samsung HT-H5500WSamsung HT-H5500WSonos PlaybarSonos Playbar
Digital coaxial input (S/PDIF)
1
0
Digital optical input (S/PDIF)
1
1
HDMI
yesYes
noNo
USB
yesYes
noNo

Decoders

Samsung HT-H5500WSamsung HT-H5500WSonos PlaybarSonos Playbar
Supported audio files
AAC, FLAC, MP3, WAV (PCM), WMA
AAC+, AAC, AIFF, Apple Lossless, FLAC, MP3, OGG Vorbis, WAV (PCM), WMA
Supported image files
JPEG/JPG
BMP, GIF, JPEG/JPG, PNG
Supported video files
AVCHD, DivX HD, DivX, Matroska (MKV), WMV
MPEG4

Dimensions

Samsung HT-H5500WSamsung HT-H5500WSonos PlaybarSonos Playbar
Colour of product
Black
Black, Grey, Silver, White
Weight
7.5 kg
5.4 kg

Features

Samsung HT-H5500WSamsung HT-H5500WSonos PlaybarSonos Playbar
Wireless rear speakers
yesYes
yesYes

Communication

Samsung HT-H5500WSamsung HT-H5500WSonos PlaybarSonos Playbar
Bluetooth
yesYes
noNo
Ethernet connection
yesYes
yesYes
NFC
yesYes
noNo
Wireless network (Wi-Fi)
yesYes
yesYes
Type (radio)
FM, RDS radio
FM, Internet Radio

Compatibility

Samsung HT-H5500WSamsung HT-H5500WSonos PlaybarSonos Playbar
3D support (3D-Ready)
yesYes
noNo
DLNA certified
yesYes
noNo
Radio receiver
yesYes
noNo

Storage

Samsung HT-H5500WSamsung HT-H5500WSonos PlaybarSonos Playbar
Optical drive
yesYes
noNo

Audio features

Samsung HT-H5500WSamsung HT-H5500WSonos PlaybarSonos Playbar
Center speaker
yesYes
noNo
Suitable for subwoofer
yesYes
noNo
Surround speakers
yesYes
noNo