52points

Altec Lansing iMT630

84points

JBL Flip 3

44points

Philips Docking DS1210 Clock

94points

Sony SRS-X88

Altec Lansing iMT630
JBL Flip 3
Philips Docking DS1210 Clock
Comparison winner
Sony SRS-X88
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33 facts in comparison

Altec Lansing iMT630 vs JBL Flip 3 vs Philips Docking DS1210 Clock vs Sony SRS-X88

Altec Lansing iMT630
JBL Flip 3
Philips Docking DS1210 Clock
Sony SRS-X88
Altec Lansing iMT630
JBL Flip 3
Philips Docking DS1210 Clock
Sony SRS-X88
52
points
84
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44
points
94
points

Why is Altec Lansing iMT630 better than JBL Flip 3 & Philips Docking DS1210 Clock & Sony SRS-X88?

  • Width
    130.2mmvs169,273,358.9mm
  • Weight
    425gvs450,740,2698.9g
  • Can be controlled remotely
  • Has a mute function
  • Thickness
    38.1mmvs64,169,103.1mm

Why is JBL Flip 3 better than Altec Lansing iMT630 & Philips Docking DS1210 Clock & Sony SRS-X88?

  • Volume
    692.22cm³vs1574.99685,5628.714,4107.28749cm³
  • Height
    64mmvs317.5,122,111mm
  • Weather sealed
  • Has a noise canceling microphone
  • Has a socket for a 3.5 mm audio jack
  • Has active noise cancelling (noise reduction)
  • Travel bag is included

Why is Philips Docking DS1210 Clock better than Altec Lansing iMT630 & JBL Flip 3 & Sony SRS-X88?

  • Has a neodymium magnet
  • Has a sleep timer

Why is Sony SRS-X88 better than Altec Lansing iMT630 & JBL Flip 3 & Philips Docking DS1210 Clock?

  • Has a subwoofer
  • Has WiFi
  • Supports Bluetooth pairing using NFC
  • Has fast 802.11ac WiFi connection
  • Has 802.11n WiFi connection
  • Has AirPlay
  • Is DLNA certified

Top specs and features

Design

1.control panel placed on a device
Altec Lansing iMT630
JBL Flip 3
Philips Docking DS1210 Clock
Sony SRS-X88

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.

2.volume

1575cm³

692.22cm³

5628.71cm³

4107.29cm³

Best

Meridian Explorer 2

58.75cm³

3.Weather sealed
Altec Lansing iMT630
JBL Flip 3
Philips Docking DS1210 Clock
Sony SRS-X88

Device is protected with extra seals to prevent failures due to any kind of weather.

4.has a detachable cable
Altec Lansing iMT630
JBL Flip 3
Philips Docking DS1210 Clock
Sony SRS-X88

With a detachable cable you can use alternative cables, and if the cable is pulled it will pop out instead of breaking.

5.has a neodymium magnet
Altec Lansing iMT630
JBL Flip 3
Philips Docking DS1210 Clock
Sony SRS-X88

Devices with neodymium magnets are lighter and more powerful than those which use ferrite magnets. They also have more bass and clear high notes.

6.can be controlled remotely
Altec Lansing iMT630
JBL Flip 3
Philips Docking DS1210 Clock
Sony SRS-X88

A remote control allows you to control the device remotely. The remote control can be included or optional.

Sound quality

1.has stereo speakers
Altec Lansing iMT630
JBL Flip 3
Philips Docking DS1210 Clock
Sony SRS-X88

Devices with stereo speakers deliver sound from independent channels on both left and right sides, creating a richer sound and a better experience.

2.is an active speaker
Altec Lansing iMT630
JBL Flip 3
Philips Docking DS1210 Clock
Sony SRS-X88

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.

3.has a noise canceling microphone
Altec Lansing iMT630
JBL Flip 3
Philips Docking DS1210 Clock
Sony SRS-X88

These microphones are designed to filter out background noise from the desired sound. Especially useful in noisy environments.

4.has a passive radiator
Altec Lansing iMT630
JBL Flip 3
Philips Docking DS1210 Clock
Sony SRS-X88

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.

5.has a subwoofer
Altec Lansing iMT630
JBL Flip 3
Philips Docking DS1210 Clock
Sony SRS-X88

Devices with a subwoofer have a higher quality, deeper bass.

6.has active noise cancelling (noise reduction)
Altec Lansing iMT630
JBL Flip 3
Philips Docking DS1210 Clock
Sony SRS-X88

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.

Power

1.has a battery level indicator
Altec Lansing iMT630
JBL Flip 3
Philips Docking DS1210 Clock
Sony SRS-X88

An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.

2.has a rechargeable battery
Altec Lansing iMT630
JBL Flip 3
Philips Docking DS1210 Clock
Sony SRS-X88

The battery can be recharged and used over again.

3.can be used with standard batteries
Altec Lansing iMT630
JBL Flip 3
Philips Docking DS1210 Clock
Sony SRS-X88

You can use the device with standard batteries instead of a power supply.

For example

Ion Audio Water Rocker

4.has a removable battery
Altec Lansing iMT630
JBL Flip 3
Philips Docking DS1210 Clock
Sony SRS-X88

The battery is removable and can be replaced by the user if broken.

For example

Ion Audio Water Rocker

Connectivity

1.Has WiFi
Altec Lansing iMT630
JBL Flip 3
Philips Docking DS1210 Clock
Sony SRS-X88

The device can connect to WiFi.

2.has an AUX input
Altec Lansing iMT630
JBL Flip 3
Philips Docking DS1210 Clock
Sony SRS-X88

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.

3.Has fast 802.11ac WiFi connection
Altec Lansing iMT630
JBL Flip 3
Philips Docking DS1210 Clock
Sony SRS-X88

802.11ac wireless works on the 5GHz frequency range. It offers higher transfer rates, improved reliability and improved power consumption. It provides advantages for gaming and HD video streaming.

4.has a socket for a 3.5 mm audio jack
Altec Lansing iMT630
JBL Flip 3
Philips Docking DS1210 Clock
Sony SRS-X88

With a standard mini jack socket, you can use the device with most headphones.

5.Has 802.11n WiFi connection
Altec Lansing iMT630
JBL Flip 3
Philips Docking DS1210 Clock
Sony SRS-X88

802.11n is a wireless standard released in 2009. It has faster transfer rates and improved security compared to its predecessors - a, b and g.

6.supports Bluetooth pairing using NFC
Altec Lansing iMT630
JBL Flip 3
Philips Docking DS1210 Clock
Sony SRS-X88

Device supports fast Bluetooth pairing using NFC so it can communicate with other devices over Bluetooth. You can fastly pair devices without entering a code by simply holding one device next to the device with which it is to be paired.

Features

1.Can be used wirelessly
Altec Lansing iMT630
JBL Flip 3
Philips Docking DS1210 Clock
Sony SRS-X88

Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.

2.has a mute function
Altec Lansing iMT630
JBL Flip 3
Philips Docking DS1210 Clock
Sony SRS-X88

The device has an option to mute/unmute a conversation directly from the device.

3.has a sleep timer
Altec Lansing iMT630
JBL Flip 3
Philips Docking DS1210 Clock
Sony SRS-X88

A sleep timer is a function that shuts off the power after a preset amount of time.

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