41points

Amazon Echo Dot (3rd Gen)

45points

Google Nest Mini

Amazon Echo Dot (3rd Gen)
Google Nest Mini
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40 facts in comparison

Amazon Echo Dot (3rd Gen) vs Google Nest Mini

Amazon Echo Dot (3rd Gen)
Google Nest Mini
41
points
Amazon Echo Dot (3rd Gen)
45
points
Google Nest Mini

Why is Amazon Echo Dot (3rd Gen) better than Google Nest Mini?

  • Has a socket for a 3.5 mm audio jack
    ?
  • Has a 3.5mm male connector
    ?
  • 1 more microphone(s)
    ?

    4vs3

Why is Google Nest Mini better than Amazon Echo Dot (3rd Gen)?

  • Can be used wirelessly
    ?
  • 4.29% less body volume
    403.37cm³vs421.443cm³
  • 119g lighter
    181gvs300g
  • 1mm shorter
    98mmvs99mm
  • Supports a remote smartphone
    ?
  • 1mm narrower
    98mmvs99mm
  • 1mm thinner
    42mmvs43mm

Price comparison

Google Nest Mini

ProductStorePrice
Google Nest Mini AmazonEcho Dot (3rd Gen) - Smart speaker with ...Echo Dot (3rd Gen) - Smart speaker with Alexa - Charcoal
Amazon logo
$49.99
Google Nest Mini AmazonEcho Show 5 – Compact smart display with...Echo Show 5 – Compact smart display with Alexa - Sandstone
Amazon logo
$89.99
Google Nest Mini AmazonGoogle Nest Mini Wall Mount Holder, Care...Google Nest Mini Wall Mount Holder, Caremoo Space-Saving Design Outlet Mount, Perfect Cord Management for Google Nest Mini 2nd Generation (White)
Amazon logo
$7.99
Google Nest Mini AmazonThe Nest Mini Backpack 2nd Gen 2019: The...The Nest Mini Backpack 2nd Gen 2019: The Simplest and Cleanest Outlet Wall Mount Hanger Stand for New Google Nest Mini - No Cord Wrapping Required - Designed in USA (White)
Amazon logo
$14.49
Google Nest Mini AmazonChalk Home Mini Smart Assistant Speaker
Amazon logo
$34.88
Google Nest Mini AmazonGoogle Home Mini Stand Holder, Retro Ala...Google Home Mini Stand Holder, Retro Alarm Clock Stand Mount Base Protective Case Compatible with Google Home Mini and Nest Mini(Orange)
Amazon logo
$13.99
Google Nest Mini AmazonAMORTEK Outlet Wall Mount Holder for Goo...AMORTEK Outlet Wall Mount Holder for Google Nest Mini (Home Mini 2nd Gen), A Space-Saving Accessories for Google Nest Mini Voice Assistant 2nd Generation (White 3-Pack)
Amazon logo
$16.99
Google Nest Mini AmazonThe Mini Genie for Google Nest Mini (2nd...The Mini Genie for Google Nest Mini (2nd Gen) | Multi-Pack Disc. | Lowest Profile | No Ugly Bulk | Vertical or Horizontal | Outlet Wall Mount Hanger Stand (Black, 1-Pack)
Amazon logo
$7.49
Google Nest Mini AmazonHomeMount Outlet Wall Mount Holder for G...HomeMount Outlet Wall Mount Holder for Google Nest Mini (2nd Gen) and Google Home Mini, Space-Saving Accessories, Compact Case Plug and Cord Management(White)
Amazon logo
$7.99
Google Nest Mini AmazonSPORTLINK Pedestal for Nest Mini (2nd Ge...SPORTLINK Pedestal for Nest Mini (2nd Gen) and Google Home Mini (1st Generation) Improves Sound Visibility and Appearance - A Must Have Nest Mini (2nd Gen)/ Google Home Mini Accessories(White)
Amazon logo
$9.99

Design

1.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

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.

Amazon Echo Dot (3rd Gen)
Google Nest Mini
3.volume
?

Best

Polk Audio Boom Bit

51.61cm³

421.44cm³

403.37cm³

4.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 Dot (3rd Gen)
Google Nest Mini
5.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.

For example

Amazon Echo Show 5

Amazon Echo Dot (3rd Gen)
Google Nest Mini
6.height
?

Best

Soundmatters FoxL DASH7

19mm

99mm

98mm

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

Marshall Tufton

Amazon Echo Dot (3rd Gen)
Google Nest Mini
2.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.

For example

Marshall Tufton

Amazon Echo Dot (3rd Gen)
Google Nest Mini
3.has a subwoofer
?

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

For example

Marshall Tufton

Amazon Echo Dot (3rd Gen)
Google Nest Mini
4.has a noise-cancelling microphone
?

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

For example

JBL Xtreme 2

Amazon Echo Dot (3rd Gen)
Google Nest Mini
5.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 Dot (3rd Gen)
Google Nest Mini
6.number of microphones
?

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

Best

Amazon Echo Show

8

4

3

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.

For example

Amazon Echo Show 5

Amazon Echo Dot (3rd Gen)
Google Nest Mini
2.supports Wi-Fi
?

The device can connect to Wi-Fi.

Amazon Echo Dot (3rd Gen)
Google Nest Mini
3.supports Wi-Fi 5 (802.11ac)
?

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 Dot (3rd Gen)
Google Nest Mini
4.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 Dot (3rd Gen)
Google Nest Mini
5.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 Dot (3rd Gen)
Google Nest Mini
6.supports Wi-Fi 4 (802.11n)
?

Wi-Fi 4 (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 Dot (3rd Gen)
Google Nest Mini

Features

1.Can be used wirelessly
?

Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.

Amazon Echo Dot (3rd Gen)
Google Nest Mini
2.has a mute function
?

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

For example

Amazon Echo Show 5

Amazon Echo Dot (3rd Gen)
Google Nest Mini
3.supports a remote smartphone
?

This technology allows the users to use their smartphone as a remote control for the device.

Amazon Echo Dot (3rd Gen)
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 Dot (3rd Gen)
Google Nest Mini
5.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

For example

Amazon Echo Show 5

Amazon Echo Dot (3rd Gen)
Google Nest Mini
6.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 Dot (3rd Gen)
Google Nest Mini

Price comparison

Google Nest Mini

ProductStorePrice
Google Nest Mini AmazonEcho Dot (3rd Gen) - Smart speaker with ...Echo Dot (3rd Gen) - Smart speaker with Alexa - Charcoal
Amazon logo
$49.99
Google Nest Mini AmazonEcho Show 5 – Compact smart display with...Echo Show 5 – Compact smart display with Alexa - Sandstone
Amazon logo
$89.99
Google Nest Mini AmazonGoogle Nest Mini Wall Mount Holder, Care...Google Nest Mini Wall Mount Holder, Caremoo Space-Saving Design Outlet Mount, Perfect Cord Management for Google Nest Mini 2nd Generation (White)
Amazon logo
$7.99
Google Nest Mini AmazonThe Nest Mini Backpack 2nd Gen 2019: The...The Nest Mini Backpack 2nd Gen 2019: The Simplest and Cleanest Outlet Wall Mount Hanger Stand for New Google Nest Mini - No Cord Wrapping Required - Designed in USA (White)
Amazon logo
$14.49
Google Nest Mini AmazonChalk Home Mini Smart Assistant Speaker
Amazon logo
$34.88
Google Nest Mini AmazonGoogle Home Mini Stand Holder, Retro Ala...Google Home Mini Stand Holder, Retro Alarm Clock Stand Mount Base Protective Case Compatible with Google Home Mini and Nest Mini(Orange)
Amazon logo
$13.99
Google Nest Mini AmazonAMORTEK Outlet Wall Mount Holder for Goo...AMORTEK Outlet Wall Mount Holder for Google Nest Mini (Home Mini 2nd Gen), A Space-Saving Accessories for Google Nest Mini Voice Assistant 2nd Generation (White 3-Pack)
Amazon logo
$16.99
Google Nest Mini AmazonThe Mini Genie for Google Nest Mini (2nd...The Mini Genie for Google Nest Mini (2nd Gen) | Multi-Pack Disc. | Lowest Profile | No Ugly Bulk | Vertical or Horizontal | Outlet Wall Mount Hanger Stand (Black, 1-Pack)
Amazon logo
$7.49
Google Nest Mini AmazonHomeMount Outlet Wall Mount Holder for G...HomeMount Outlet Wall Mount Holder for Google Nest Mini (2nd Gen) and Google Home Mini, Space-Saving Accessories, Compact Case Plug and Cord Management(White)
Amazon logo
$7.99
Google Nest Mini AmazonSPORTLINK Pedestal for Nest Mini (2nd Ge...SPORTLINK Pedestal for Nest Mini (2nd Gen) and Google Home Mini (1st Generation) Improves Sound Visibility and Appearance - A Must Have Nest Mini (2nd Gen)/ Google Home Mini Accessories(White)
Amazon logo
$9.99

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