67points

Amazon Echo 2

49points

Google Nest Mini

Amazon Echo 2
Comparison winner
Google Nest Mini
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36 facts in comparison

Amazon Echo 2 vs Google Nest Mini

Amazon Echo 2
Google Nest Mini
67
points
Amazon Echo 2
49
points
Google Nest Mini

Why is Amazon Echo 2 better than Google Nest Mini?

  • 23.5mm bigger driver unit
    ?

    63.5mmvs40mm
  • Has an AUX input
    ?
  • Has a socket for a 3.5 mm audio jack
    ?
  • Has a noise canceling microphone
    ?
  • Has a mute function
    ?
  • 10mm narrower
    88mmvs98mm
  • 4 more microphone(s)
    ?

    7vs3
  • Has a radio
    ?

Why is Google Nest Mini better than Amazon Echo 2?

  • 64.81% less body volume
    403.37cm³vs1146.112cm³
  • Can be used wirelessly
    ?
  • 640g lighter
    181gvs821g
  • 50mm shorter
    98mmvs148mm
  • 46mm thinner
    42mmvs88mm

Price comparison

Amazon Echo 2

Buy used:

$20.90

ProductStorePrice
Amazon Echo 2 AmazonEcho Show 5 – Compact smart display with...Echo Show 5 – Compact smart display with Alexa - Sandstone
Amazon logo
$59.99
Amazon Echo 2 AmazonAll-new Echo (3rd Gen)- Smart speaker wi...All-new Echo (3rd Gen)- Smart speaker with Alexa- Charcoal
Amazon logo
$79.99
Amazon Echo 2 AmazonEcho Dot (3rd Gen) - Smart speaker with ...Echo Dot (3rd Gen) - Smart speaker with Alexa - Sandstone
Amazon logo
$24.99
Amazon Echo 2 AmazonEcho Plus (2nd Gen) - Premium sound with...Echo Plus (2nd Gen) - Premium sound with built-in smart home hub - Heather Gray
Amazon logo
$149.99
Amazon Echo 2 AmazonEcho (2nd Generation) - Smart speaker wi...Echo (2nd Generation) - Smart speaker with Alexa and Dolby processing - Limited Edition Walnut Finish
Amazon logo
$119.99
Amazon Echo 2 AmazonEcho (2nd Generation) International Vers...Echo (2nd Generation) International Version – Charcoal Fabric
Amazon logo
$99.99
Amazon Echo 2 AmazonEcho Show (2nd Gen) – Premium sound and ...Echo Show (2nd Gen) – Premium sound and a vibrant 10.1” HD screen - Sandstone
Amazon logo
$169.99
Amazon Echo 2 AmazonIntroducing Echo Show 8 - HD 8" smart di...Introducing Echo Show 8 - HD 8" smart display with Alexa - Sandstone
Amazon logo
$79.99
Amazon Echo 2 AmazonEcho Dot Kids Edition, an Echo designed ...Echo Dot Kids Edition, an Echo designed for kids, with parental controls and 2 year worry-free guarantee, Rainbow
Amazon logo
$39.99

Design

1.driver unit size
?

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

Best

Audio Pro Living LV2e

203mm

63.5mm

40mm

2.drivers count
?

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

1

1

3.volume
?

Best

Polk Audio Boom Bit

51.61cm³

1146.11cm³

403.37cm³

4.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.

Amazon Echo 2
Google Nest Mini
5.Weather-sealed (splashproof)
?

The device is protected with extra seals to prevent failures caused by dust, raindrops, and water splashes. Show more

For example

Ultimate Ears Wonderboom 2

Amazon Echo 2
Google Nest Mini
6.has a detachable cable
?

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

Amazon Echo 2
Google Nest Mini

Sound quality

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. Show more

For example

Ultimate Ears Wonderboom 2

Amazon Echo 2
Google Nest Mini
2.has a subwoofer
?

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

For example

Amazon Echo Studio

Amazon Echo 2
Google Nest Mini
3.has a noise canceling microphone
?

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

Amazon Echo 2
Google Nest Mini
4.has active noise cancelling (noise control)
?

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.

For example

JBL Xtreme 2

Amazon Echo 2
Google Nest Mini
5.number of microphones
?

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

Best

Amazon Echo Show

8

7

3

6.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.).

Amazon Echo 2
Google Nest Mini

Connectivity

1.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.

Amazon Echo 2
Google Nest Mini
2.Has Wi-Fi
?

The device can connect to Wi-Fi.

Amazon Echo 2
Google Nest Mini
3.Has fast 802.11ac Wi-Fi connection
?

802.11ac wireless works on the 5GHz frequency range. It offers higher transfer rates, improved reliability and improved power consumption. It provides advantages for gaming and HD video streaming. Show more

Amazon Echo 2
Google Nest Mini
4.has a socket for a 3.5 mm audio jack
?

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

Amazon Echo 2
Google Nest Mini
5.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.

For example

KitSound Hive Evolution

Amazon Echo 2
Google Nest Mini
6.Has 802.11n Wi-Fi connection
?

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.

Amazon Echo 2
Google Nest Mini

Features

1.Can be used wirelessly
?

Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.

Amazon Echo 2
Google Nest Mini
2.has a mute function
?

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

Amazon Echo 2
Google Nest Mini
3.Has a radio
?

A built-in FM radio tuner allows you to listen to most of the live-broadcasted FM radio stations without using the internet. Show more

Amazon Echo 2
Google Nest Mini
4.Has voice prompts
?

With voice prompts, you will automatically receive information via audio messages – for instance, you may find out that the battery is running low, and it's time to recharge the device.

Amazon Echo 2
Google Nest Mini
5.has voice commands
?

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

Amazon Echo 2
Google Nest Mini

Price comparison

Amazon Echo 2

Buy used:

$20.90

ProductStorePrice
Amazon Echo 2 AmazonEcho Show 5 – Compact smart display with...Echo Show 5 – Compact smart display with Alexa - Sandstone
Amazon logo
$59.99
Amazon Echo 2 AmazonAll-new Echo (3rd Gen)- Smart speaker wi...All-new Echo (3rd Gen)- Smart speaker with Alexa- Charcoal
Amazon logo
$79.99
Amazon Echo 2 AmazonEcho Dot (3rd Gen) - Smart speaker with ...Echo Dot (3rd Gen) - Smart speaker with Alexa - Sandstone
Amazon logo
$24.99
Amazon Echo 2 AmazonEcho Plus (2nd Gen) - Premium sound with...Echo Plus (2nd Gen) - Premium sound with built-in smart home hub - Heather Gray
Amazon logo
$149.99
Amazon Echo 2 AmazonEcho (2nd Generation) - Smart speaker wi...Echo (2nd Generation) - Smart speaker with Alexa and Dolby processing - Limited Edition Walnut Finish
Amazon logo
$119.99
Amazon Echo 2 AmazonEcho (2nd Generation) International Vers...Echo (2nd Generation) International Version – Charcoal Fabric
Amazon logo
$99.99
Amazon Echo 2 AmazonEcho Show (2nd Gen) – Premium sound and ...Echo Show (2nd Gen) – Premium sound and a vibrant 10.1” HD screen - Sandstone
Amazon logo
$169.99
Amazon Echo 2 AmazonIntroducing Echo Show 8 - HD 8" smart di...Introducing Echo Show 8 - HD 8" smart display with Alexa - Sandstone
Amazon logo
$79.99
Amazon Echo 2 AmazonEcho Dot Kids Edition, an Echo designed ...Echo Dot Kids Edition, an Echo designed for kids, with parental controls and 2 year worry-free guarantee, Rainbow
Amazon logo
$39.99

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