Samsung HW-MS650 vs Yamaha YSP-1600

Full Comparison

General

Samsung HW-MS650Samsung HW-MS650Yamaha YSP-1600Yamaha YSP-1600
Automatic calibration (w/ measurement mic.)
noNo
noNo
Number of speakers
3.0
5.1
Type of home cinema package
Soundbar
Soundbar
Number of speaker drivers
9
8
Soundbase
noNo
noNo

Connectors

Samsung HW-MS650Samsung HW-MS650Yamaha YSP-1600Yamaha YSP-1600
Analogue 3.5mm input
1
1
Digital optical input (S/PDIF)
1
1
HDMI
yesYes
yesYes
HDCP-version
2.2
2.2
Number of HDMI inputs
1
1
Number of HDMI outputs
1
1
Separate DVD / Blu-ray player
noNo
noNo
USB
yesYes
yesYes

Image properties

Samsung HW-MS650Samsung HW-MS650Yamaha YSP-1600Yamaha YSP-1600
Video formats supported
480p, 576p, 720p, 1080i, 1080p (Full HD), 2160p (4K Ultra HD)
2160p (4K Ultra HD), 1080p (Full HD)

Decoders

Samsung HW-MS650Samsung HW-MS650Yamaha YSP-1600Yamaha YSP-1600
Audio format
Dolby Digital 5.1, DTS 2.0, DTS 5.1, DTS HD High Resolution Audio
Dolby Pro Logic II, Dolby Digital 5.1
Supported audio files
AAC, AIFF, FLAC, MP3, OGG Vorbis, WAV (PCM), WMA, Apple Lossless
AAC, MP3, AIFF, Apple Lossless, FLAC, WAV (PCM)

Dimensions

Samsung HW-MS650Samsung HW-MS650Yamaha YSP-1600Yamaha YSP-1600
Colour of product
Black, Grey, Silver
Black, Silver, White
Dimensions front/speaker unit (Width)
41.73 in
39.37 in
Dimensions front/speaker unit (Height)
3.07 in
5.12 in
Dimensions front/speaker unit (Depth)
5.14 in
2.56 in
Weight (front / speaker unit)
13.67 lb
10.36 lb

Features

Samsung HW-MS650Samsung HW-MS650Yamaha YSP-1600Yamaha YSP-1600
Features
Support for multiroom, DLNA certified, Designed for wall mounting, Mobile app for controlling features
Simulated surround, Support for multiroom, DLNA certified, Designed for wall mounting, Mobile app for controlling features, Supports NFC
Wireless rear speakers
yesYes
noNo

Communication

Samsung HW-MS650Samsung HW-MS650Yamaha YSP-1600Yamaha YSP-1600
Bluetooth
yesYes
yesYes
Bluetooth version
4.0
2.1
Ethernet connection
noNo
yesYes
NFC
noNo
yesYes
Wireless network (Wi-Fi)
yesYes
yesYes

Compatibility

Samsung HW-MS650Samsung HW-MS650Yamaha YSP-1600Yamaha YSP-1600
3D support (3D-Ready)
yesYes
yesYes
Radio receiver
noNo
yesYes
Streaming standards
Spotify Connect
AirPlay, MusicCast

Storage

Samsung HW-MS650Samsung HW-MS650Yamaha YSP-1600Yamaha YSP-1600
Optical drive
noNo
noNo

Audio features

Samsung HW-MS650Samsung HW-MS650Yamaha YSP-1600Yamaha YSP-1600
Center speaker
noNo
noNo
Front speaker / speaker unit
yesYes
yesYes
Suitable for subwoofer
noNo
yesYes
Surround speakers
noNo
noNo
Frequency range (max)
20000 Hz
22000 Hz
Frequency range (min)
40 Hz
50 Hz