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Sony HTX8500vsYamaha YAS209

Sony HTX8500

73

Kagoo Score

73

Kagoo Score

Sony HTX8500

£249.00
£295.00
Our Verdict:
A fully featured but marginally out of date 2.1 channels Bluetooth soundbar. It has a subwoofer included and a handheld remote control, is wall mountable and features Audio Return Channel (ARC).
200W
DOLBY
ATMOS
HDMI
ARC X
1
3.1kg
WEIGHT
86
Features
Fully-Featured
84
Popularity
Widely Available
64
Value for Money
Good
84
Age
1 Year Old
73
Kagoo Score
Very Good
Yamaha YAS209

81

Kagoo Score

81

Kagoo Score

Yamaha YAS209

£348.49
£348.49
Our Verdict:
A fully featured and best selling 2.1 channels Bluetooth soundbar. It has a subwoofer included and a handheld remote control and features Audio Return Channel (ARC).
200W
WIFI
2.7kg
WEIGHT
71
Brand Rating
Very Good Brand
83
Features
Fully-Featured
88
Popularity
Amazon Bestseller
65
Value for Money
Good
76
Age
3 Years Old
81
Kagoo Score
Excellent
Sony HTX8500

73

Kagoo Score

73

Kagoo Score

Sony HTX8500

£249.00
£295.00
Our Verdict:
A fully featured but marginally out of date 2.1 channels Bluetooth soundbar. It has a subwoofer included and a handheld remote control, is wall mountable and features Audio Return Channel (ARC).
200W
DOLBY
ATMOS
HDMI
ARC X
1
3.1kg
WEIGHT
86
Features
Fully-Featured
84
Popularity
Widely Available
64
Value for Money
Good
84
Age
1 Year Old
73
Kagoo Score
Very Good
Yamaha YAS209

81

Kagoo Score

81

Kagoo Score

Yamaha YAS209

£348.49
£348.49
Our Verdict:
A fully featured and best selling 2.1 channels Bluetooth soundbar. It has a subwoofer included and a handheld remote control and features Audio Return Channel (ARC).
200W
WIFI
2.7kg
WEIGHT
71
Brand Rating
Very Good Brand
83
Features
Fully-Featured
88
Popularity
Amazon Bestseller
65
Value for Money
Good
76
Age
3 Years Old
81
Kagoo Score
Excellent

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Sony HTX8500 Yamaha YAS209
4 Reasons For
Wall Mountable
The Sony HTX8500 is wall mountable, whereas the Yamaha YAS209 is not.

'Wall Mountable' denotes whether the soundbar can be mounted on a wall, or whether it has to rest on the floor or on a stand.

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Cheaper by £99
The Sony HTX8500 costs £99.49 less than the Yamaha YAS209.
More Shops Are Selling It
A greater number of sellers increases the chances of the product remaining in stock and also increases the price competition amongst retailers for this soundbar.
Newer by 15 Months
The Sony HTX8500 was released 15 months after the Yamaha YAS209
2 Reasons For
Better Kagoo Score
The Yamaha YAS209 has received a Kagoo Score of 81, however the Sony HTX8500 scored 73.
Better Brand
Yamaha soundbars have an average rating of 84%, whereas Sony only has an average rating of 76.1%.

Sony HTX8500 Yamaha YAS209
23 months old Best 38 months old

Sony HTX8500 Yamaha YAS209
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Specification

 
 
 
Key Features Sony HTX8500 Yamaha YAS209
Audio Channels
2.1
 2.1
2.1
 2.1
Power 200W 200W
Bluetooth
Bluetooth
 Bluetooth
Bluetooth
 Bluetooth
 
 
 
Other Features Sony HTX8500 Yamaha YAS209
Soundbar Dimensions (WxDxH) 64mm 62mm
AC Adapter Included
AC adapter included
 AC adapter included
AC adapter included
 AC adapter included
Bluetooth Profile
A2DP Avrcp
 A2DP
 Avrcp
A2DP Avrcp
 A2DP
 Avrcp
AirPlay
AirPlay
 AirPlay
AirPlay
 AirPlay
Manual
Manual
 Manual
Unknown - Click to provide data
Frequency Range Unknown - Click to provide data 190Hz
Quantity 1 Unknown - Click to provide data
Apple Docking Compatibility
Not Supported
 Not Supported
Not Supported
 Not Supported
 
 
 
Audio Sony HTX8500 Yamaha YAS209
Audio Return Channel (ARC)
Audio Return Channel (ARC)
 Audio Return Channel (ARC)
Audio Return Channel (ARC)
 Audio Return Channel (ARC)
Audio Decoder
Dolby Atmos Dolby Digital
Dolby Truehd Dts
Dts Digital Surround
 Dolby Atmos
 Dolby Digital
 Dolby Truehd
 Dts
 Dts Digital Surround
Dolby Atmos Dolby Digital
Dolby Truehd Dts
Dts Digital Surround
 Dolby Atmos
 Dolby Digital
 Dolby Truehd
 Dts
 Dts Digital Surround
Game Mode
Game mode
 Game mode
Game mode
 Game mode
Equalizer
Equalizer
 Equalizer
Unknown - Click to provide data
 
 
 
Soundbar Speaker Sony HTX8500 Yamaha YAS209
Tweeter Diameter 111mm
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25mm
Woofer Driver 2 Unknown - Click to provide data
Tweeter Driver Unknown - Click to provide data 2
Mid-Range Driver Unknown - Click to provide data 4
Impedance Unknown - Click to provide data
RMS Power 128W
BEST
100W
 
 
 
Subwoofer Sony HTX8500 Yamaha YAS209
Subwoofer
Wireless
 Wireless
Wireless
 Wireless
Bass Reflex
Bass reflex
 Bass reflex
Unknown - Click to provide data
Wireless Subwoofer
Wireless subwoofer
 Wireless subwoofer
Wireless subwoofer
 Wireless subwoofer
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Subwoofer Impedance
BEST
Subwoofer Frequency Range Unknown - Click to provide data 34Hz
RMS Power (Subwoofer) 64W 100W
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Subwoofer Type
Integrated
 Integrated
Wireless
 Wireless
Subwoofer Included
Subwoofer included
 Subwoofer included
Subwoofer included
 Subwoofer included
 
 
 
Technical Details Sony HTX8500 Yamaha YAS209
3D Sound
3D sound
 3D sound
Unknown - Click to provide data
Remote Control
Remote control
 Remote control
Remote control
 Remote control
Connector(s) 1 X HDMI Input, 1 X HDMI Output (EARC), 1 X Optical, 1 X USB (Updates Only) HDMI X 1 - Optical X 1
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Wireless Connection
Wireless connection
 Wireless connection
Wireless connection
 Wireless connection
 
 
 
Ports & Interfaces Sony HTX8500 Yamaha YAS209
Ethernet LAN
Ethernet LAN
 Ethernet LAN
Ethernet LAN
 Ethernet LAN
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Near Field Communication (NFC)
Near Field Communication (NFC)
 Near Field Communication (NFC)
Unknown - Click to provide data
Digital Audio Optical In 1 1
Wi-Fi
Wi-Fi
 Wi-Fi
Wi-Fi
 Wi-Fi
Bluetooth Version
5.0 4.2
 5.0
 4.2
5.0 4.2
 5.0
 4.2
USB 2.0 Port 1 Unknown - Click to provide data
HDMI Output 1 1
HDMI In 1 1
HDMI Port 2 2
USB Port
USB port
 USB port
USB port
 USB port
USB Connectivity
USB connectivity
 USB connectivity
USB connectivity
 USB connectivity
 
 
 
Power Sony HTX8500 Yamaha YAS209
Power Consumption (Standby) 0.5W Unknown - Click to provide data
Power Consumption (Typical) 32W Unknown - Click to provide data
AC Input Frequency 50Hz 50Hz
AC Input Voltage
100
 100
100
 100
Power Source
Ac
 Ac
Ac
 Ac
 
 
 
Weight & Dimensions Sony HTX8500 Yamaha YAS209
Subwoofer Depth Unknown - Click to provide data 406mm
Subwoofer Height Unknown - Click to provide data 420mm
Width 890mm 890mm
Subwoofer Width Unknown - Click to provide data 191mm
Height 64mm 107mm
Depth 96mm 121mm
Subwoofer Weight Unknown - Click to provide data 7.9kg
Weight 3.1kg 2.7kg
 
 
 
Packaging Content Sony HTX8500 Yamaha YAS209
Handheld Remote Control
Handheld remote control
 Handheld remote control
Handheld remote control
 Handheld remote control
Batteries Included
Batteries included
 Batteries included
Unknown - Click to provide data
Quick Start Guide
Quick start guide
 Quick start guide
Unknown - Click to provide data
Cables Included
Ac Optical
 Ac
 Optical
Ac Optical
 Ac
 Optical
Packaging Content Sony HT-X8500 2.1 All-in-One Sound Bar With Dolby Atmos - Remote Control - Batteries - Optical Cable - Power Adapter - Quick Start Guide Yamaha YAS-209BLB 2.1 Sound Bar - Wireless Subwoofer
 
 
 
Features Sony HTX8500 Yamaha YAS209
FM Radio
FM radio
 FM radio
Unknown - Click to provide data
Audio Format
Aac Lpcm
Sbc Alac
Flac MP3
Wav Wma
 Aac
 Lpcm
 Sbc
 Alac
 Flac
 MP3
 Wav
 Wma
Aac Lpcm
Sbc Alac
Flac MP3
Wav Wma
 Aac
 Lpcm
 Sbc
 Alac
 Flac
 MP3
 Wav
 Wma
Night Mode
Night mode
 Night mode
Unknown - Click to provide data
TV Stands
TV stands
 TV stands
Unknown - Click to provide data
Wall Mountable
Wall mountable
 Wall mountable
Unknown - Click to provide data
Consumer Electronics Control (CEC)
Bravia Sync
 Bravia Sync
Bravia Sync
 Bravia Sync
Recommended Usage TV Unknown - Click to provide data
Colour
Black
 Black
Black
 Black
Built-in Display
Built-in display
 Built-in display
Unknown - Click to provide data
LED Indicators
LED indicators
 LED indicators
LED indicators
 LED indicators
Surround Sound
Surround Sound
 Surround Sound
Surround Sound
 Surround Sound
 
 
 
Special Features Sony HTX8500 Yamaha YAS209
Multiroom
Multiroom
 Multiroom
Unknown - Click to provide data
Dolby Atmos
Dolby Atmos
 Dolby Atmos
Unknown - Click to provide data
 
 
 
Features Sony HTX8500 Yamaha YAS209
4k Passthrough
4k passthrough
 4k passthrough
4k passthrough
 4k passthrough
Smart Soundbar
Smart soundbar
 Smart soundbar
Smart soundbar
 Smart soundbar
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