55points

Altec The Jacket

69points

Bose SoundLink Air

Altec The Jacket
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Altec The Jacket vs Bose SoundLink Air

Altec The Jacket
Bose SoundLink Air
Altec The Jacket
Bose SoundLink Air
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69
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Why is Altec The Jacket better than Bose SoundLink Air?

  • 60.26% less body volume
    2148.75cm³vs5407.191cm³
  • Has a rechargeable battery
  • 217mm shorter
    90mmvs307mm
  • Has a socket for a 3.5 mm audio jack
  • 1.65kg lighter
    454gvs2100g
  • Has a 3.5mm male connector

Why is Bose SoundLink Air better than Altec The Jacket?

  • Control panel placed on a device
  • Is an active speaker
  • Has a detachable cable
  • 20mm narrower
    171mmvs191mm
  • 10.7m greater wireless connectivity range
    19.8mvs9.1m
  • Has AirPlay
  • Has a mute function
  • 22mm thinner
    103mmvs125mm

Top specs and features

Design

1.control panel placed on a device
Altec The Jacket
Bose SoundLink Air

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

2148.75cm³

5407.19cm³

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3.has a detachable cable
Altec The Jacket
Bose SoundLink Air

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

4.has a neodymium magnet
Altec The Jacket
Bose SoundLink Air

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

5.can be controlled remotely
Altec The Jacket
Bose SoundLink Air

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

6.height

90mm

307mm

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Sound quality

1.has stereo speakers
Altec The Jacket
Bose SoundLink Air

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 The Jacket
Bose SoundLink Air

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.number of microphones

1

0

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

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Power

1.has a rechargeable battery
Altec The Jacket
Bose SoundLink Air

The battery can be recharged and used over again.

Connectivity

1.Has WiFi
Altec The Jacket
Bose SoundLink Air

The device can connect to WiFi.

2.has an AUX input
Altec The Jacket
Bose SoundLink Air

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.maximum Bluetooth range

9.1m

19.8m

The device can connect at a greater distance via Bluetooth or infrared to another device.

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4.has a socket for a 3.5 mm audio jack
Altec The Jacket
Bose SoundLink Air

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

5.has AirPlay
Altec The Jacket
Bose SoundLink Air

AirPlay allows wireless connection of Apple devices with external screens or speakers. You may stream computer screen, video and music from iOS devices, play games like on consoles or present your slideshows easily on your TV.

6.has a 3.5mm male connector
Altec The Jacket
Bose SoundLink Air

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

Features

1.Can be used wirelessly
Altec The Jacket
Bose SoundLink Air

Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.

2.has a mute function
Altec The Jacket
Bose SoundLink Air

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

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