59points

Amazon Echo Plus

79points

Apple HomePod

Amazon Echo Plus
Apple HomePod
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34 facts in comparison

Amazon Echo Plus vs Apple HomePod

Amazon Echo Plus
Apple HomePod
59
points
Amazon Echo Plus
79
points
Apple HomePod

Why is Amazon Echo Plus better than Apple HomePod?

  • Has stereo speakers
    ?
  • 69.89% less body volume
    1044.29cm³vs3468.208cm³
  • Has a socket for a 3.5 mm audio jack
    ?
  • 1.55kg lighter
    954gvs2500g
  • 24mm shorter
    148mmvs172mm
  • 58mm narrower
    84mmvs142mm
  • Has wireless charging
    ?
  • 1 more microphone(s)
    ?

    7vs6

Why is Apple HomePod better than Amazon Echo Plus?

  • Is an active speaker
    ?
  • Has a subwoofer
    ?
  • 7 more drivers
    ?

    8vs1
  • Has a noise-cancelling microphone
    ?
  • Has a detachable cable
    ?
  • Has a neodymium magnet
    ?
  • Has AirPlay
    ?
  • Has a radio
    ?

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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

8

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 Plus
Apple HomePod
3.volume
?

Best

Polk Audio Boom Bit

51.61cm³

1044.29cm³

3468.21cm³

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

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Apple HomePod
5.Is dustproof and water-resistant
?

The device is dustproof and water-resistant. Water-resistant devices can resist the penetration of water, such as powerful water jets, but not being submerged into water. Show more

For example

Ultimate Ears Wonderboom 2

Amazon Echo Plus
Apple HomePod
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 Plus
Apple HomePod

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

Amazon Echo Plus
Apple HomePod
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.

Amazon Echo Plus
Apple HomePod
3.has a subwoofer
?

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

Amazon Echo Plus
Apple HomePod
4.has a noise-cancelling microphone
?

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

Amazon Echo Plus
Apple HomePod
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

6

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 Plus
Apple HomePod

Power

1.has wireless charging
?

The manufacturer offers a branded wireless charging kit. To charge the device, you simply put it down on its charging base. Show more

Amazon Echo Plus
Apple HomePod

Connectivity

1.supports Wi-Fi
?

The device can connect to Wi-Fi.

Amazon Echo Plus
Apple HomePod
2.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 Plus
Apple HomePod
3.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 Plus
Apple HomePod
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 Plus
Apple HomePod
5.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 Plus
Apple HomePod
6.has a 3.5mm male connector
?

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

For example

Amazon Echo Show 5

Amazon Echo Plus
Apple HomePod

Features

1.Can be used wirelessly
?

Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.

For example

Marshall Tufton

Amazon Echo Plus
Apple HomePod
2.has a mute function
?

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

Amazon Echo Plus
Apple HomePod
3.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 Plus
Apple HomePod
4.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 Plus
Apple HomePod
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 Plus
Apple HomePod

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