58points

Altec Lansing SoundBlade

88points

Harman Kardon Esquire Mini

Altec Lansing SoundBlade
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26 facts in comparison

Altec Lansing SoundBlade vs Harman Kardon Esquire Mini

Altec Lansing SoundBlade
Harman Kardon Esquire Mini
Altec Lansing SoundBlade
Harman Kardon Esquire Mini
58
points
88
points

Why is Altec Lansing SoundBlade better than Harman Kardon Esquire Mini?

  • 14.4mm shorter
    61mmvs75.4mm
  • Supports Bluetooth pairing using NFC

Why is Harman Kardon Esquire Mini better than Altec Lansing SoundBlade?

  • 51.09% less body volume
    253.34cm³vs517.28cm³
  • Has a detachable cable
  • Has a noise canceling microphone
  • 80g lighter
    238gvs318g
  • 20mm narrower
    140mmvs160mm
  • Wireless charging
  • Has active noise cancelling (noise reduction)
  • Has 802.11n WiFi connection

Top specs and features

Design

1.control panel placed on a device
Altec Lansing SoundBlade
Harman Kardon Esquire Mini

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

2

2

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

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3.volume

517.28cm³

253.34cm³

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58.75cm³

4.has a detachable cable
Altec Lansing SoundBlade
Harman Kardon Esquire Mini

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

5.height

61mm

75.4mm

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6.can be controlled remotely
Altec Lansing SoundBlade
Harman Kardon Esquire Mini

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 SoundBlade
Harman Kardon Esquire Mini

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

2.has a noise canceling microphone
Altec Lansing SoundBlade
Harman Kardon Esquire Mini

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

3.has active noise cancelling (noise reduction)
Altec Lansing SoundBlade
Harman Kardon Esquire Mini

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.

4.number of microphones

1

1

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

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8

Power

1.has a rechargeable battery
Altec Lansing SoundBlade
Harman Kardon Esquire Mini

The battery can be recharged and used over again.

2.wireless charging
Altec Lansing SoundBlade
Harman Kardon Esquire Mini

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 SoundBlade
Harman Kardon Esquire Mini

The device can connect to WiFi.

2.has an AUX input
Altec Lansing SoundBlade
Harman Kardon Esquire Mini

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 SoundBlade
Harman Kardon Esquire Mini

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

4.Has 802.11n WiFi connection
Altec Lansing SoundBlade
Harman Kardon Esquire Mini

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 SoundBlade
Harman Kardon Esquire Mini

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.

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2

Features

1.Can be used wirelessly
Altec Lansing SoundBlade
Harman Kardon Esquire Mini

Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.

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