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Altec XL Jacket
Philips Docking DS8530
Top 51%591 points
Top 51%
Top 53%560 points
Top 53%
Altec XL Jacket
Philips Docking DS8530
Top specs and features

Altec XL Jacket vs Philips Docking DS8530: 20 facts in comparison

1. has stereo speakers

Devices with stereo speakers deliver sound from independent channels on both left and right sides, creating a richer sound and a better experience.
Altec XL Jacket
Philips Docking DS8530
54% have it

2. control panel placed on a device

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.
Altec XL Jacket
Philips Docking DS8530
89% have it

3. is an active speaker

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.
Altec XL Jacket
Philips Docking DS8530
64% have it

4. height

65mm shorter.
90mm
Soundmatters FoxL DASH7: 19mm
155mm

5. volume

75.57% less body volume.
2148.75cm³
Meridian Explorer 2: 58.75cm³
8797.8cm³

6. Can be used wirelessly

Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.
Altec XL Jacket
Philips Docking DS8530
77% have it

7. drivers count

A speaker driver is an individual transducer that converts electrical energy to sound waves. More drivers may result in better sound quality.
2
Vifa Stockholm 2.0: 8
2

8. has a rechargeable battery

The battery can be recharged and used over again.
Altec XL Jacket
Philips Docking DS8530
64% have it

9. weight

1.55kg lighter.
454g
Meridian Explorer 2: 50g
2kg

10. width

239mm narrower.
191mm
Scosche boomBOTTLE mini: 34.5mm
430mm

11. has an AUX input

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.
Altec XL Jacket
Philips Docking DS8530
77% have it

12. Has WiFi

The device can connect to WiFi.
Altec XL Jacket
Philips Docking DS8530
44% have it

13. can be controlled remotely

A remote control allows you to control the device remotely. The remote control can be included or optional.
Altec XL Jacket
Philips Docking DS8530
34% have it

14. supports Bluetooth pairing using NFC

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.
Altec XL Jacket
Philips Docking DS8530
25% have it

15. has a socket for a 3.5 mm audio jack

With a standard mini jack socket, you can use the device with most headphones.
Altec XL Jacket
Philips Docking DS8530
43% have it

16. has a 3.5mm male connector

A standard 3.5mm male connector is suitable for use with all MP3 players and computer sound cards.
Altec XL Jacket
Philips Docking DS8530
44% have it

17. thickness

7mm thinner.
125mm
Braven 850: 7mm
132mm

18. has a magnetic shielding

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.).
Altec XL Jacket
Philips Docking DS8530
7% have it

19. has a sleep timer

A sleep timer is a function that shuts off the power after a preset amount of time.
Altec XL Jacket
Philips Docking DS8530
10% have it

20. has a cradle with 30-pin dock connector

The Apple dock connector is a proprietary 30-pin connector that is common to Apple devices (iPods, iPhones and iPads) predating the Lightning connector. Allows you to connect older Apple devices, play music and at the same time charge it.
Altec XL Jacket
Philips Docking DS8530
12% have it

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