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LG SL9YG vs. Sonos Beam + 9

LG SL9YG

LG SL9YG

3.5
“Quality”

£399.99

Free delivery
Sonos Beam

Sonos Beam

4.1

£299.00

Free delivery
Samsung HW-Q90R

Samsung HW-Q90R

£1,149.00

Free delivery
Sonos Arc

Sonos Arc

4.4

£789.00

Free delivery
Bose Soundbar 700

Bose Soundbar 700

3.9

£649.00

Free delivery
Yamaha YAS-207

Yamaha YAS-207

3.3

£299.00

Free delivery
Samsung HW-K335

Samsung HW-K335

£225.90

Free delivery
Sonos Playbase

Sonos Playbase

4.2
“Quality”

£449.00

Free delivery
Sony HT-G700

Sony HT-G700

£299.00

Free delivery
Yamaha YAS-209

Yamaha YAS-209

£349.00

Free delivery
Samsung HW-Q950T

Samsung HW-Q950T

£1,299.00

Free delivery
Subwoofer
Yes
No
Yes
Yes
No
Yes
Yes
No
Yes
Yes
Yes
Dimensions sub (WxHxD)
Depth sub
312.8 mm
403 mm
10.8 mm
285 mm
403 mm
Height sub
390 mm
403 mm
43.8 mm
300 mm
403 mm
Width sub
221 mm
205 mm
93 mm
155 mm
210 mm
Bass elements, size (sub)
7 inches
8 inches
6.25 inches
5.25 inches
8 inches
Capacity sub (RMS)
220 W
160 W
100 W
100 W
100 W
Type of enclosure (sub)
Bass reflex (Ported)
Bass reflex (Ported)
Bass reflex (Ported)
Weight (subwoofer)
7.8 kg
9.8 kg
7.89 kg
2.8 kg
7.9 kg
9.8 kg
Wireless
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
No
Yes
Yes
Yes
Center speaker
No
Yes
Yes
No
No
No
Capacity center (RMS)
Weight (center)
4.76 kg
Frequency range (max)
17000 Hz
20000 Hz
Frequency range (min)
50 Hz
34 Hz
24 Hz
20 Hz
Front speaker / speaker unit
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
No
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Dimensions front/speaker unit (WxHxD)
Depth front/speaker unit
145 mm
100 mm
136 mm
115.7 mm
108 mm
71 mm
380 mm
138 mm
Height front/speaker unit
57 mm
6.85 mm
83 mm
87 mm
60 mm
54 mm
58 mm
69.5 mm
Width front/speaker unit
1220 mm
651 mm
1226 mm
1141.7 mm
930 mm
908 mm
720 mm
1232 mm
Power per channel (RMS)
50 W
100 W
Weight (front / speaker unit)
6.3 kg
2.8 kg
8.8 kg
6.25 kg
2.72 kg
8.6 kg
7.1 kg
Surround speakers
No
Yes
No
No
No
Yes
Capacity surround (RMS)
Weight (surround)
2.1 kg
2.1 kg
Bluetooth
Yes
No
Yes
No
Yes
Yes
Yes
No
Yes
Yes
Yes
Bluetooth codec
SBC
SBC
Bluetooth profile
A2DP
A2DP, SPP
A2DP
A2DP
Bluetooth version
4.2
4.0
4.1
2.1
5.0
4.2
4.2
Ethernet connection
Yes
Yes
No
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
No
Wireless network (Wi-Fi)
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
No
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
3D support (3D-Ready)
No
No
Yes
No
Yes
No
No
No
Yes
No
Radio receiver
No
No
No
No
No
No
Streaming standards
Google Cast/Chromecast, Deezer, TuneIn
AirPlay, Spotify Connect, Tidal, Deezer, AirPlay 2, Amazon Music
Spotify Connect
AirPlay, Tidal, Deezer, TuneIn, AirPlay 2, Amazon Music
AirPlay, Spotify Connect, Tidal, Deezer, TuneIn, AirPlay 2, Amazon Music
MusicCast
AirPlay, Spotify Connect, Tidal, Deezer, TuneIn, AirPlay 2, Amazon Music
Spotify Connect, Google Cast/Chromecast
MusicCast, Amazon Music
Spotify Connect
Analogue 3.5mm input (Aux)
0 ​
0 ​
0 ​
1 ​
0 ​
0 ​
Analogue RCA stereo inputs
0 pair
0 pair
0 pair
0 pair
0 pair
Digital coaxial input (S/PDIF)
0 ​
0 ​
0 ​
0 ​
0 ​
Digital optical input (S/PDIF)
1 ​
0 ​
1 ​
1 ​
1 ​
1 ​
1 ​
1 ​
1 ​
Front/side connections
USB
HDMI
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
No
No
Yes
Yes
Yes
HDCP-version
2.2
2.2
2.3
HDMI version
2.0
Number of HDMI inputs
1 ​
1 ​
2 ​
1 ​
1 ​
2 ​
Number of HDMI outputs
1 ​
1 ​
1 ​
1 ​
1 ​
1 ​
Supported standards
eARC
eARC
eARC
eARC
Other connectors
Separate DVD / Blu-ray player
No
No
No
No
No
No
No
No
USB
Yes
Yes
No
No
Yes
No
Yes
No
Yes
No
Audio format
Dolby Digital 5.1, Dolby TrueHD, DTS HD High Resolution Audio, Dolby Digital Plus, DTS HD Master Audio, Dolby Atmos, DTS:X
Dolby Digital 5.1
Dolby Digital 5.1, DTS 5.1, Dolby Digital Plus, Dolby Atmos, DTS:X
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 Pro Logic II
Dolby Digital 5.1, DTS 2.0
Dolby Digital 5.1
Dolby Digital 5.1, DTS ES, DTS 96/24, Dolby TrueHD, Dolby Digital Plus, DTS HD Master Audio, Dolby Atmos, DTS:X
Dolby Digital 5.1, Dolby Pro Logic II
Dolby Digital 5.1, DTS 5.1, Dolby TrueHD, Dolby Digital Plus, Dolby Atmos, DTS:X
Supported audio files
MP3, OGG Vorbis, FLAC, WAV (PCM), AAC, AAC+, Apple Lossless (ALAC)
MP3, WMA, OGG Vorbis, FLAC, WAV (PCM), AAC, AIFF, AAC+, Apple Lossless (ALAC)
MP3, OGG Vorbis, FLAC, WAV (PCM), AAC, AIFF, Apple Lossless (ALAC)
MP3, WMA, WAV (PCM), AIFF, Apple Lossless (ALAC)
MP3, WAV (PCM), AAC
MP3, WMA, OGG Vorbis, FLAC, WAV (PCM), AAC, 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, FLAC, WAV (PCM), AAC, Apple Lossless (ALAC)
MP3, WMA, OGG Vorbis, FLAC, WAV (PCM), AAC, AIFF, Apple Lossless (ALAC)
Supported image files
JPEG/JPG, PNG, BMP, GIF
Supported video files
MPEG4
MPEG4
Available colours
Black, Silver, Grey
Black, White
Black
Black, White
Black, White, Grey
Black, Silver
Black
Black, White
Black
Black
Black
Built-in internet services
Features
Designed for wall mounting, Simulated surround, Mobile app for controlling features, Speakers suitable for Dolby Atmos
Support for internet radio, Designed for wall mounting, Mobile app for controlling features, Support for multiroom
Designed for wall mounting, Mobile app for controlling features, Speakers suitable for Dolby Atmos
Designed for wall mounting, Supports NFC, Mobile app for controlling features, Speakers suitable for Dolby Atmos, Support for multiroom
Designed for wall mounting, Mobile app for controlling features
Designed for wall mounting
Designed for wall mounting, Simulated surround
Support for internet radio, Simulated surround, Mobile app for controlling features, Support for multiroom
DLNA, Designed for wall mounting, Supports NFC, Speakers suitable for Dolby Atmos
Designed for wall mounting, Simulated surround
Support for internet radio, Designed for wall mounting, Simulated surround, Mobile app for controlling features, Speakers suitable for Dolby Atmos
Type of voice assistant
Google Assistant
Amazon Alexa, Google Assistant
Amazon Alexa, Apple Siri, Google Assistant
Amazon Alexa, Google Assistant
Amazon Alexa
Amazon Alexa
Wireless rear speakers
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
No
No
Yes
Yes
Wireless speakers included
No
No
Yes
No
No
No
Yes
Automatic calibration with measurement microphone
No
Yes
No
No
No
No
No
Number of speakers
4.1
5.1
7.1
5.0
7.0
2.1
2.1
5.1
3.1
2.1
5.1
Type of home cinema package
Soundbar
Soundbar
Soundbar
Soundbar
Soundbar
Soundbar
Soundbar
Soundbar
Soundbar
Soundbar
Soundbar
Number of speaker drivers
5 ​
17 ​
11 ​
7 ​
10 ​
20 ​
Soundbase (suitable for TV placement)
No
No
No
No
No
Yes
No
No
Video formats supported
2160p (4K Ultra HD)
2160p (4K Ultra HD)
1080p (Full HD), 2160p (4K Ultra HD)
2160p (4K Ultra HD)
2160p (4K Ultra HD)
Optical drive
No
No
No
No
No
No
No
No
No