Product Comparison: Sony HT-MT300 vs Bose Solo 5

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General Specifications
Solo 5
About the Product
Enjoy great sound without sacrificing the style of your room with this powerful mini sound bar and slim subwoofer that blends in instead of standing out. Fill any space with theater-style surround sound and thunderous bass, while the 2-way flexible subwoofer tucks away easily between or underneath future. Stream music easily with Bluetooth and even control playback with your phone. It's the perfect choice when style and sound matter.
The Bose Solo 5 TV sound system comprises a single soundbar that delivers distinctly improved sound quality for all your favorite TV programs. It brings clarity to your audio from dialogue to sound effects. As if that wasn’t enough, its dialogue mode makes each word stand out. You can position this soundbar practically anywhere. And with Bluetooth technology built in you’re able to wirelessly listen to your favorite music, too.
Key Specs
Minimum Frequency Response
20 Hz
Maximum Frequency Response
20 kHz
Power Output
100 Watt
What customers say about "Key Specs"
Sony HT-MT300 Powerful Mini Sound Bar with Wireless Subwoofer
  • It is very easy to set up and pretty powerful.
  • I really like the small but powerful sub. It's wireless so I just put it under my bed and even my wife like it.
  • It is a pretty powerful little speaker.
  • I like the clarity of the top end on the soundbar but the sub woofer only kicks in when there are extremely low frequencies.
  • Not enough power, sounded much better in store, then when we got home, I thought that a sound bar, would make the sound separate, it sounds like one speaker and one speaker only.
Bose Solo 5 2.0-Channel Soundbar System
  • It provides excellent frequency response and sound leveL with no distortion what so ever.
  • Small, yet very powerful. Adequate bass response. Worth the money if you want compact soundbar without sacrificing sound quality!
  • Bass response is rich and deep.
  • Soundbar has a great and powerful sound.
  • I wish the bass response were a little louder.
  • Not powerful but better than tv speakers.
Size & Weight
2.1 in.
2.75 in.
19.7 in.
21.5 in.
4.1 in.
3.38 in.
13.9 lbs.
3.7 lbs.
What customers say about "Size & Weight"
Sony HT-MT300 Powerful Mini Sound Bar with Wireless Subwoofer
  • It's the perfect size for smaller rooms with smaller TVs and the sound is incredible.
  • This soundbar has great volume for its size.
  • Terrific sound, smaller size is a big plus, installation was easy.
  • Very well rounded for the size and the compact subwoofer packs a punch.
  • This product is just perfect for a small size room. I needed a quality product with a small size sound bar because of limited space.
Bose Solo 5 2.0-Channel Soundbar System
  • Perfect size and sound especially if you dont like alot of electronics showing.
  • Just the right size. Great sound. Very easy to setup.
  • This was the perfect size and the sound is outstanding!
  • Good size for the sound effects. Need to adjust volume every time. Overall a very good product.
  • This is a smaller size soundbar but with Bose quality!
Installation Type
Stand-alone, Wall-mount
Stand-alone, Wall-mount
Number of Channels
Sound Enhancing System
Dolby Digital, Dolby Dual Mono
Dolby Digital, DTS TruSurround, Dolby TrueHD, DTS
Designed to suit your home, Easy placement, upright or under the sofa, Smart playback
Crystal clear sound from all around, Ultra Slim Design, The secret to the sound, Flexible placement, Universal remote
What customers say about "Features"
Sony HT-MT300 Powerful Mini Sound Bar with Wireless Subwoofer
  • Installation has made dramatic improvement and was extremely easy to install.
  • The system was easy to install and a great addition to the overall sound quality of the tv.
  • Easy to install and set-up. Enhanced TV sound exactly the way we wanted.
  • This Soundbar does an Excellent Job with Sound for a 2.1 Channel.
  • This Sony 2.1 channel soundbar provides clean and spacious sound in an uncharacteristically slim design.
  • Sound and lips get out of sync and I have to reset sound bar frequently.
Bose Solo 5 2.0-Channel Soundbar System
  • Easy installation and integration with existing system. Great sound quality.
  • I really like the sound from this. It was very easy to install which for me was a real plus.
  • Compact and easy to install, good sound, and of course the Bose price tag!
  • Great sound from a small center channel speaker.
  • The Bose Solo 5 is also Dolby Digital compatible so if your TV will pass a Dolby signal, the sound bar can decode it. Sounds awesome!
  • Guessing volume levels with the blinking light is annoying.
  • I hate having to re-adjust the bass and dialog for Everytime I turn the TV on.
Equalizer Settings
ClearAudio+ mode, Movie mode, Music mode, Standart
Bass/Tremble control, Surround sound control, Clear voice
Wireless Connectivity
Blueetoth, NFC
USB 2.0, 3.5mm stereo mini jack, Digital optical audio
3.5mm stereo mini jack, RCA (Coaxial), Digital optical audio
What customers say about "Connectivity"
Sony HT-MT300 Powerful Mini Sound Bar with Wireless Subwoofer
  • Love the bluetooth connection where I can connect my phone and play music over the speakers - great when I'm not in the mood for t.v.
  • The sound bar is just amazing and the Bluetooth is another reason why I purchased.
  • Bought this wireless system for sound quality and bluetooth. Both are excellent.
  • The NFC pairing process is a plus as well. I was able to pair it quickly with no issues using my Android smartphone.
  • If your phone is NFC compatible, it makes it that much easier to get connected.
Bose Solo 5 2.0-Channel Soundbar System
  • The Bluetooth function works perfectly, and the base is honestly even better than my headphones.
  • Great sound for a small room. Bluetooth connection is a plus.
  • great sound and works with Bluetooth so it is very convenient.
  • There are two more connection options, coax and rca left and right jacks.
  • Works great and affordable easy to set up and works great with Bluetooth.
Warranty / Certifications
Manufacturer Warranty
1 year(s)
Other Information
249.99 $
224.95 $

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