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There is a control panel on the device body, so you can easily access the volume control or remote without having to interact with a cable or another device it's connected to.
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Device is protected with extra seals to prevent failures due to any kind of weather.
Devices with neodymium magnets are lighter and more powerful than those which use ferrite magnets. They also have more bass and clear high notes.
With a detachable cable you can use alternative cables, and if the cable is pulled it will pop out instead of breaking.
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Devices with stereo speakers deliver sound from independent channels on both left and right sides, creating a richer sound and a better experience.
An amplifier is integrated into the device. An audio amplifier takes a small signal and makes it bigger without making any other changes in it which results in better sound, so any sound source can be connected to speakers.
These microphones are designed to filter out background noise from the desired sound. Especially useful in noisy environments.
A passive radiator looks like a normal driver (speaker) from the front, but on the backside all of its 'guts' are removed. Passive radiators allow woofers to produce deep tones that otherwise may not have been possible. They can have the same sonic output as larger speaker cabinets, but in a much smaller size.
This type of device allows you to listen at lower volume levels, causing less ear fatigue as you don't have to crank up the volume to overcome background noise. Ideal for plane rides and morning commutes.
The battery can be recharged and used over again.
An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.
An auxiliary input allows you to play other audio sources by connecting them through a simple audio connection like a 3.5mm jack, i.e for MP3 or portable DVD/CD player.
With a standard mini jack socket, you can use the device with most headphones.
A standard 3.5mm male connector is suitable for use with all MP3 players and computer sound cards.
The Apple dock connector is a proprietary 30-pin connector that is common to Apple devices (iPods, iPhones and iPads) predating the Lightning connector. Allows you to connect older Apple devices, play music and at the same time charge it.
Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.
The device has an option to mute/unmute a conversation directly from the device.
This feature allows the device to inform you of important information through its audio function.
A sleep timer is a function that shuts off the power after a preset amount of time.