45points

Altec Lansing M202

96points

Ultimate Ears Megablast

Altec Lansing M202
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Altec Lansing M202 vs Ultimate Ears Megablast

Altec Lansing M202
Ultimate Ears Megablast
Altec Lansing M202
Ultimate Ears Megablast
45
points
96
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Why is Altec Lansing M202 better than Ultimate Ears Megablast?

  • Has an AUX input
  • Can be controlled remotely
  • Has a neodymium magnet
  • Has a magnetic shielding
  • Has a cradle with 30-pin dock connector

Why is Ultimate Ears Megablast better than Altec Lansing M202?

  • 4.2mm bigger driver unit
    55mmvs50.8mm
  • Has a battery level indicator
  • 51.68% less body volume
    1835.33cm³vs3797.9157600000003cm³
  • Can be used wirelessly
  • Has a rechargeable battery
  • Has a passive radiator
  • 34.8mm shorter
    237mmvs271.8mm
  • Has WiFi

Top specs and features

Design

1.control panel placed on a device
Altec Lansing M202
Ultimate Ears Megablast

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.drivers count

3

2

A speaker driver is an individual transducer that converts electrical energy to sound waves. More drivers may result in better sound quality.

Best

Vifa Stockholm 2.0

8

3.driver unit size

50.8mm

55mm

The driver unit is the component that produces sound in the device. Bigger drivers are more powerful and can produce better bass.

Best

Sony SRS-X77

462mm

4.volume

3797.92cm³

1835.33cm³

Best

Meridian Explorer 2

58.75cm³

5.Weather sealed
Altec Lansing M202
Ultimate Ears Megablast

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

6.has a neodymium magnet
Altec Lansing M202
Ultimate Ears Megablast

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

Sound quality

1.has stereo speakers
Altec Lansing M202
Ultimate Ears Megablast

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 M202
Ultimate Ears Megablast

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 M202
Ultimate Ears Megablast

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 M202
Ultimate Ears Megablast

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 M202
Ultimate Ears Megablast

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

For example

Jarre Technologies AeroBull HD1

6.number of microphones

0

2

More microphones result in better sound quality and enable the device to filter out background noise.

Best

Amazon Echo Show

8

Power

1.has a rechargeable battery
Altec Lansing M202
Ultimate Ears Megablast

The battery can be recharged and used over again.

2.has a battery level indicator
Altec Lansing M202
Ultimate Ears Megablast

An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.

3.wireless charging
Altec Lansing M202
Ultimate Ears Megablast

The manufacturer offers a branded wireless charging kit. To charge the device, you simply put it down on its charging base.

Connectivity

1.Has WiFi
Altec Lansing M202
Ultimate Ears Megablast

The device can connect to WiFi.

2.has an AUX input
Altec Lansing M202
Ultimate Ears Megablast

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 a socket for a 3.5 mm audio jack
Altec Lansing M202
Ultimate Ears Megablast

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

For example

Jarre Technologies AeroBull HD1

4.Has 802.11n WiFi connection
Altec Lansing M202
Ultimate Ears Megablast

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.

5.supports Bluetooth pairing using NFC
Altec Lansing M202
Ultimate Ears Megablast

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.

6.USB ports

1

1

With more USB ports, you are able to connect more devices.

Best

JBL Boombox

2

Features

1.Can be used wirelessly
Altec Lansing M202
Ultimate Ears Megablast

Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.

2.has a mute function
Altec Lansing M202
Ultimate Ears Megablast

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

3.has voice prompts
Altec Lansing M202
Ultimate Ears Megablast

This feature allows the device to inform you of important information through its audio function.

4.has a radio
Altec Lansing M202
Ultimate Ears Megablast

It works as an FM radio with included headsets

For example

Sony SRS-XB501G

5.has voice commands
Altec Lansing M202
Ultimate Ears Megablast

You can use your voice to control key functions of the device and you can easily access your device without pushing any button.

Miscellaneous

1.supports a remote smartphone
Altec Lansing M202
Ultimate Ears Megablast

This technology allows the users to use their smartphone as a remote control for the device.

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