58points

Altec Lansing SoundBlade

57points

Tivoli Audio Portable Audio Laboratory iPAL

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Altec Lansing SoundBlade vs Tivoli Audio Portable Audio Laboratory iPAL

Altec Lansing SoundBlade
Tivoli Audio Portable Audio Laboratory iPAL

Why is Altec Lansing SoundBlade better than Tivoli Audio Portable Audio Laboratory iPAL?

  • Has stereo speakers
  • 64.74% less body volume
    517.28cm³vs1467.124616cm³
  • Can be used wirelessly
  • 97.8mm shorter
    61mmvs158.8mm
  • Has WiFi
  • 582g lighter
    318gvs900g
  • Supports Bluetooth pairing using NFC
  • Can be controlled remotely

Why is Tivoli Audio Portable Audio Laboratory iPAL better than Altec Lansing SoundBlade?

  • Is an active speaker
  • Has a battery level indicator
  • Has a detachable cable
  • Weather sealed
  • 66.3mm narrower
    93.7mmvs160mm
  • Has a magnetic shielding
  • Has a radio
  • Has a removable battery

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Design

1.drivers count

2

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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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2.control panel placed on a device
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Tivoli Audio Portable Audio Laboratory iPAL

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.

3.volume

517.28cm³

1467.12cm³

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4.Weather sealed
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Tivoli Audio Portable Audio Laboratory iPAL

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

5.has a detachable cable
Altec Lansing SoundBlade
Tivoli Audio Portable Audio Laboratory iPAL

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

6.can be controlled remotely
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Tivoli Audio Portable Audio Laboratory iPAL

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

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Sound quality

1.is an active speaker
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Tivoli Audio Portable Audio Laboratory iPAL

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.

2.has stereo speakers
Altec Lansing SoundBlade
Tivoli Audio Portable Audio Laboratory iPAL

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

3.number of microphones

1

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

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4.has a magnetic shielding
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Tivoli Audio Portable Audio Laboratory iPAL

A magnetic shielding limits the coupling of a magnetic field between two devices. The purpose is to prevent magnetic fields from interfering with electrical devices and avoid distortion (of TV, monitors, hard drives etc.).

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Power

1.has a battery level indicator
Altec Lansing SoundBlade
Tivoli Audio Portable Audio Laboratory iPAL

An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.

2.has a rechargeable battery
Altec Lansing SoundBlade
Tivoli Audio Portable Audio Laboratory iPAL

The battery can be recharged and used over again.

3.has a removable battery
Altec Lansing SoundBlade
Tivoli Audio Portable Audio Laboratory iPAL

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

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Connectivity

1.Has WiFi
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Tivoli Audio Portable Audio Laboratory iPAL

The device can connect to WiFi.

2.has an AUX input
Altec Lansing SoundBlade
Tivoli Audio Portable Audio Laboratory iPAL

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.supports Bluetooth pairing using NFC
Altec Lansing SoundBlade
Tivoli Audio Portable Audio Laboratory iPAL

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.

4.has a socket for a 3.5 mm audio jack
Altec Lansing SoundBlade
Tivoli Audio Portable Audio Laboratory iPAL

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

5.has a 3.5mm male connector
Altec Lansing SoundBlade
Tivoli Audio Portable Audio Laboratory iPAL

A standard 3.5mm male connector is suitable for use with all MP3 players and computer sound cards.

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Features

1.Can be used wirelessly
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Tivoli Audio Portable Audio Laboratory iPAL

Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.

2.has a radio
Altec Lansing SoundBlade
Tivoli Audio Portable Audio Laboratory iPAL

It works as an FM radio with included headsets

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