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Auna Areal Bar 150 vs. Sonos Beam + 9

Auna Areal Bar 150

Auna Areal Bar 150

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Sonos Beam

Sonos Beam

Full Star 1Full Star 2Full Star 3Half Star 4Empty Star 5
3.5

£332.50

£339.00 Incl. delivery
Sonos Arc

Sonos Arc

£749.17

£808.08 Incl. delivery
Bose Soundbar 700

Bose Soundbar 700

£648.00

£679.00 Incl. delivery
Samsung HW-Q950T

Samsung HW-Q950T

£799.00

Free delivery
Bose Smart Soundbar 300

Bose Smart Soundbar 300

£349.00

£365.00 Incl. delivery
JBL Bar 9.1

JBL Bar 9.1

£649.00

Free delivery
Samsung HW-Q950A

Samsung HW-Q950A

Full Star 1Full Star 2Empty Star 3Empty Star 4Empty Star 5
1.8

£1,359.90

£1,399.00 Incl. delivery
Samsung HW-Q800T

Samsung HW-Q800T

£389.00

Free delivery
Samsung HW-Q900T

Samsung HW-Q900T

£559.90

£599.00 Incl. delivery
Sony HT-G700

Sony HT-G700

£299.00

Free delivery
Subwoofer
No
No
No
No
Yes
No
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Dimensions sub (WxHxD)
Depth sub
403 mm
305 mm
403 mm
403 mm
403 mm
Height sub
403 mm
440 mm
403 mm
403 mm
403 mm
Width sub
210 mm
305 mm
210 mm
205 mm
210 mm
Bass elements, size (sub)
8 inches
10 inches
Capacity sub (RMS)
300 W
160 W
100 W
Type of enclosure (sub)
Bass reflex (Ported)
Bass reflex (Ported)
Bass reflex (Ported)
Weight (subwoofer)
9.8 kg
11.1 kg
9.8 kg
9.8 kg
9.8 kg
7.5 kg
Wireless
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Center speaker
No
Yes
No
No
Yes
Yes
Capacity center (RMS)
Weight (center)
4.76 kg
Frequency range (max)
20000 Hz
Frequency range (min)
60 Hz
50 Hz
24 Hz
34 Hz
Front speaker / speaker unit
Yes
Yes
Yes
No
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Power per channel (RMS)
40 W
400 W
Surround speakers
No
No
Yes
No
Yes
Yes
Capacity surround (RMS)
120 W
Weight (surround)
2.1 kg
0.72 kg
1.8 kg
Weight (front / speaker unit)
2 kg
2.8 kg
6.25 kg
7.1 kg
3.64 kg
7.1 kg
3.6 kg
7.1 kg
Bluetooth
Yes
No
No
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Bluetooth codec
SBC
SBC
SBC
Bluetooth profile
A2DP
A2DP, AVRCP
A2DP
A2DP
Bluetooth version
2.1
4.2
4.2
4.2
4.2
4.2
4.2
5.0
Ethernet connection
Yes
Yes
Yes
No
Yes
No
No
No
No
Wireless network (Wi-Fi)
No
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
No
3D support (3D-Ready)
No
Yes
No
No
Yes
No
Yes
No
No
Radio receiver
No
No
No
No
No
No
Yes
Type (radio)
AM
Streaming standards
AirPlay, Spotify Connect, Tidal, Deezer, AirPlay 2, Amazon Music
AirPlay, Tidal, Deezer, TuneIn, AirPlay 2, Amazon Music
AirPlay, Spotify Connect, Tidal, Deezer, TuneIn, AirPlay 2, Amazon Music
Spotify Connect
AirPlay, Deezer, TuneIn, AirPlay 2, Amazon Music
AirPlay, Google Cast/Chromecast, AirPlay 2
Spotify Connect, AirPlay 2
Spotify Connect
Spotify Connect
Spotify Connect
Analogue 3.5mm input (Aux)
1 ​
0 ​
0 ​
0 ​
0 ​
Analogue RCA stereo inputs
0 pair
0 pair
0 pair
0 pair
Digital coaxial input (S/PDIF)
0 ​
0 ​
0 ​
0 ​
Digital optical input (S/PDIF)
0 ​
1 ​
1 ​
1 ​
1 ​
1 ​
1 ​
1 ​
Front/side connections
HDMI
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
HDCP-version
2.2
2.3
2.2
HDMI version
2.1
2.1
Number of HDMI inputs
1 ​
2 ​
1 ​
2 ​
1 ​
2 ​
2 ​
Number of HDMI outputs
1 ​
1 ​
1 ​
1 ​
1 ​
1 ​
1 ​
1 ​
Supported standards
eARC
eARC
eARC
eARC
eARC
eARC
eARC
eARC
Other connectors
Separate DVD / Blu-ray player
No
No
No
No
No
No
No
No
No
USB
Yes
Yes
No
Yes
No
Yes
Yes
No
Yes
Yes
Yes
Audio format
Dolby Digital 5.1, Dolby Atmos
Dolby Digital 5.1, Dolby TrueHD, Dolby Digital Plus, Dolby Atmos
Dolby Digital 5.1, DTS 5.1
Dolby Digital 5.1, DTS 5.1, Dolby TrueHD, Dolby Digital Plus, DTS HD Master Audio, Dolby Atmos, DTS:X
Dolby Digital 5.1
Dolby Atmos, DTS:X
Dolby Digital 5.1, DTS 5.1, Dolby TrueHD, Dolby Digital Plus, DTS HD Master Audio, Dolby Atmos, DTS:X
Dolby Digital 5.1, DTS 5.1, Dolby TrueHD, Dolby Digital Plus, DTS HD Master Audio, Dolby Atmos, DTS:X
DTS 5.1, Dolby TrueHD, Dolby Digital Plus, Dolby Atmos, DTS:X
Dolby Digital 5.1, DTS ES, DTS 96/24, Dolby TrueHD, DTS HD High Resolution Audio, Dolby Digital Plus, DTS HD Master Audio, Dolby Atmos, DTS:X
Supported audio files
MP3
MP3, WMA, OGG Vorbis, FLAC, WAV (PCM), AAC, AIFF, AAC+, Apple Lossless (ALAC)
MP3, WMA, WAV (PCM), AIFF, Apple Lossless (ALAC)
MP3, WMA, OGG Vorbis, FLAC, WAV (PCM), AAC, AIFF, Apple Lossless (ALAC)
MP3
MP3, WMA, OGG Vorbis, FLAC, WAV (PCM), AAC, AIFF, Apple Lossless (ALAC)
MP3, WMA, OGG Vorbis, FLAC, WAV (PCM), AAC, AIFF, Apple Lossless (ALAC)
MP3, WMA, OGG Vorbis, FLAC, WAV (PCM), AAC, AIFF, Apple Lossless (ALAC)
MP3, WMA, OGG Vorbis, FLAC, WAV (PCM), AAC, AIFF, Apple Lossless (ALAC)
Supported image files
JPEG/JPG, PNG, BMP, GIF
JPEG/JPG
Supported video files
Available colours
Black, Silver
Black, White
Black, White, Silver
Black, White, Silver, Grey
Black
Black, White
Black
Black
Black
Black
Black
Dimensions front/speaker unit (WxHxD)
Depth front/speaker unit
80 mm
100 mm
115.7 mm
138 mm
103 mm
120 mm
138 mm
115 mm
138 mm
Height front/speaker unit
70 mm
6.85 mm
87 mm
69.5 mm
56 mm
62 mm
69.5 mm
60 mm
69.5 mm
Width front/speaker unit
950 mm
651 mm
1141.7 mm
1232 mm
695 mm
884 mm
1232 mm
980 mm
1232 mm
Built-in internet services
Features
Designed for wall mounting
Support for internet radio, Designed for wall mounting, Mobile app for controlling features, Speakers suitable for Dolby Atmos, Support for multiroom
Designed for wall mounting, Simulated surround, Supports NFC, Mobile app for controlling features, Speakers suitable for Dolby Atmos, Support for multiroom
Designed for wall mounting, Mobile app for controlling features
Support for internet radio, Designed for wall mounting, Simulated surround, Mobile app for controlling features, Speakers suitable for Dolby Atmos
Designed for wall mounting, Speakers suitable for Dolby Atmos
Support for internet radio, Designed for wall mounting, Simulated surround, Mobile app for controlling features, Speakers suitable for Dolby Atmos
Designed for wall mounting, Simulated surround, Speakers suitable for Dolby Atmos
Designed for wall mounting, Simulated surround, Speakers suitable for Dolby Atmos
DLNA, Designed for wall mounting, Supports NFC, Speakers suitable for Dolby Atmos
Voice assistant compatible
Amazon Alexa, Google Assistant
Amazon Alexa, Apple Siri, Google Assistant
Amazon Alexa, Google Assistant
Amazon Alexa
Amazon Alexa, Google Assistant
Amazon Alexa
Amazon Alexa
Amazon Alexa
Wireless rear speakers
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
No
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Wireless speakers included
No
No
No
Yes
Yes
Yes
No
No
Automatic calibration with measurement microphone
Yes
No
No
Yes
Yes
No
No
No
Number of speakers
2.1
5.1
5.0
7.0
9.1.4
9.1
11.1.4
3.1.2
3.1
3.1
Number of speaker drivers
5 ​
11 ​
7 ​
20 ​
9 ​
22 ​
8 ​
16 ​
Soundbase (suitable for TV placement)
No
No
No
No
No
No
No
No
No
Video formats supported
2160p (4K Ultra HD)
2160p (4K Ultra HD)
2160p (4K Ultra HD)
2160p (4K Ultra HD)
2160p (4K Ultra HD)
1080p (Full HD), 2160p (4K Ultra HD)
Optical drive
No
No
No
No
No
No
No
No