74points

Apple HomePod

53points

Bose SoundLink Mini II

Apple HomePod
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37 facts in comparison

Apple HomePod vs Bose SoundLink Mini II

Apple HomePod
Bose SoundLink Mini II

Why is Apple HomePod better than Bose SoundLink Mini II?

  • Has a subwoofer
    ?
  • 5 more drivers
    ?

    8vs3
  • Supports Wi-Fi
    ?
  • Has a noise-canceling microphone
    ?
  • Has a neodymium magnet
    ?
  • Supports Wi-Fi 4 (802.11n)
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  • Supports Wi-Fi 5 (802.11ac)
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  • 5 more microphone(s)
    ?

    6vs1

Why is Bose SoundLink Mini II better than Apple HomePod?

  • Has stereo speakers
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  • 84.58% less body volume
    ?

    534.9cm³vs3468.208cm³
  • Can be used wirelessly
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  • Has a rechargeable battery
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  • Has a passive radiator
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  • Has an AUX input
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  • Has a battery level indicator
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  • Supports a remote smartphone
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Price comparison

Apple HomePod

Buy used:

$144.99

ProductStorePrice
Apple HomePod AmazonHOMEPOD MINI USER GUIDE: The Step By Ste...HOMEPOD MINI USER GUIDE: The Step By Step Manual For Beginners, Seniors And Pros To Effectively Master And Setup The New Apple HomePod Mini With Cool List Of Siri Commands To Maximize Your Potentials.
Amazon logo
$13.99
Apple HomePod AmazonAPPLE HOME POD MINI USER GUIDE: User Gui...APPLE HOME POD MINI USER GUIDE: User Guide To Unlock Your Homepod Mini To Its Full Potential For Pro And New Users With New Hidden Features To Master
Amazon logo
$5.99
Apple HomePod AmazonAPPLE TV 4K | HD USER GUIDE: Complete Ti...APPLE TV 4K | HD USER GUIDE: Complete Tips and Tricks to Operate Your Apple TV Like A Pro Using Siri Remote (Bonus: List of Siri Commands)
Amazon logo
$9.95
Apple HomePod AmazonBose Home Speaker 500 with Alexa Voice C...Bose Home Speaker 500 with Alexa Voice Control Built-in, Black
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$299.00
Apple HomePod AmazonEcho Studio - High-fidelity smart speake...Echo Studio - High-fidelity smart speaker with 3D audio and Alexa
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$199.99
Apple HomePod AmazonSonos One (Gen 2) - Voice Controlled Sma...Sonos One (Gen 2) - Voice Controlled Smart Speaker with Amazon Alexa Built-in - White
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$197.00
Apple HomePod AmazonJBL Charge 4 - Waterproof Portable Bluet...JBL Charge 4 - Waterproof Portable Bluetooth Speaker - Black
Amazon logo
$179.95
Apple HomePod AmazonBose Home Speaker 300, with Amazon Alexa...Bose Home Speaker 300, with Amazon Alexa Built-in, Black
Amazon logo
$199.00
Apple HomePod AmazonBose SoundLink Color Bluetooth Speaker I...Bose SoundLink Color Bluetooth Speaker II - Polar White
Amazon logo
$129.00
Apple HomePod aliexpressShock-Proof Speaker Carrying Box Accesso...Shock-Proof Speaker Carrying Box Accessories Outdoor Music Listening for Apple HomePod Mini Storage Protective Case
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$13.08
Apple HomePod aliexpressShock-Proof Speaker Carrying Box Outdoor...Shock-Proof Speaker Carrying Box Outdoor Music Listening Accessories for Apple HomePod Mini Storage Protective Case
aliexpress logo
$5.23
Apple HomePod aliexpressStorage Hard Shell Portable Quick Releas...Storage Hard Shell Portable Quick Release Lightweight Protective Smart Speaker Carrying Bag for Apple HomePod Mini
aliexpress logo
$4.28
Apple HomePod aliexpressStorage Hard Shell Protective Smart Spea...Storage Hard Shell Protective Smart Speaker Portable Quick Release Lightweight Carrying Bag for Apple HomePod Mini
aliexpress logo
$5.43
Apple HomePod aliexpressKaRtice for Apple HomePod Stand, Stainle...KaRtice for Apple HomePod Stand, Stainless Steel Stand for Apple HomePod Speaker
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$30.00

Bose SoundLink Mini II

Buy used:

$151.75

ProductStorePrice
Bose SoundLink Mini II aliexpressBose SoundLink Mini II Bluetooth Speaker...Bose SoundLink Mini II Bluetooth Speaker Portable Outdoor Wireless BT Speaker Mini 2 Deep Bass Sound Handsfree with Speakerphone
aliexpress logo
$214.98

Design

1.volume

3468.21cm³

534.9cm³

Volume is the quantity of three-dimensional space enclosed by the product's chassis or, in simpler terms, the space the product occupies.
A speaker driver is an individual transducer that converts electrical energy to sound waves. More drivers may result in better sound quality.
3.control panel placed on a device
Apple HomePod
Bose SoundLink Mini II
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.
4.weather-sealed (splashproof)
Apple HomePod
Bose SoundLink Mini II
The device is protected with extra seals to prevent failures caused by dust, raindrops, and water splashes.
5.is dustproof and water-resistant
Apple HomePod
Bose SoundLink Mini II
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.
6.has a neodymium magnet
Apple HomePod
Bose SoundLink Mini II
Devices with neodymium magnets are lighter and more powerful than those which use ferrite magnets. They also have more bass and clear high notes.

Sound quality

1.has stereo speakers
Apple HomePod
Bose SoundLink Mini II
Devices with stereo speakers deliver sound from independent channels on both left and right sides, creating a richer sound and a better experience.
2.has a subwoofer
Apple HomePod
Bose SoundLink Mini II
Devices with a subwoofer have a higher quality, deeper bass.
3.Has a passive radiator
Apple HomePod
Bose SoundLink Mini II
A passive radiator is a type of driver (speaker) that doesn't have a voice coil and a magnet. The sound vibrations produced by a passive radiator depend on its mass and the size of its enclosure. It is usually used in combination with a woofer to produce deep bass tones.
4.has a noise-canceling microphone
Apple HomePod
Bose SoundLink Mini II
These microphones are designed to filter out background noise from the desired sound. Especially useful in noisy environments.
More microphones result in better sound quality and enable the device to filter out background noise.
6.has a magnetic shielding
Apple HomePod
Bose SoundLink Mini II
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.).

Power

1.has a rechargeable battery
Apple HomePod
Bose SoundLink Mini II
The battery can be recharged and used over again.
2.has a battery level indicator
Apple HomePod
Bose SoundLink Mini II
An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.

Connectivity

1.has an AUX input
Apple HomePod
Bose SoundLink Mini II
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.
2.supports Wi-Fi
Apple HomePod
Bose SoundLink Mini II
The device can connect to Wi-Fi.
3.has a socket for a 3.5 mm audio jack
Apple HomePod
Bose SoundLink Mini II
With a standard mini jack socket, you can use the device with most headphones.
4.supports Bluetooth pairing using NFC
Apple HomePod
Bose SoundLink Mini II
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.
5.supports Wi-Fi 4 (802.11n)
Apple HomePod
Bose SoundLink Mini II
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.
6.supports Wi-Fi 5 (802.11ac)
Apple HomePod
Bose SoundLink Mini II
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.

Features

1.Can be used wirelessly
Apple HomePod
Bose SoundLink Mini II
Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.
2.supports a remote smartphone
Apple HomePod
Bose SoundLink Mini II
This technology allows the users to use their smartphone as a remote control for the device.
3.Has a radio
Apple HomePod
Bose SoundLink Mini II
A built-in FM radio tuner allows you to listen to most of the live-broadcasted FM radio stations without using the internet.
4.has a mute function
Apple HomePod
Bose SoundLink Mini II
The device has an option to mute/unmute a conversation directly from the device.
5.has voice commands
Apple HomePod
Bose SoundLink Mini II
You can use your voice to control key functions of the device and you can easily access your device without pushing any button.
6.Has voice prompts
Apple HomePod
Bose SoundLink Mini II
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.

Price comparison

Apple HomePod

Buy used:

$144.99

ProductStorePrice
Apple HomePod AmazonHOMEPOD MINI USER GUIDE: The Step By Ste...HOMEPOD MINI USER GUIDE: The Step By Step Manual For Beginners, Seniors And Pros To Effectively Master And Setup The New Apple HomePod Mini With Cool List Of Siri Commands To Maximize Your Potentials.
Amazon logo
$13.99
Apple HomePod AmazonAPPLE HOME POD MINI USER GUIDE: User Gui...APPLE HOME POD MINI USER GUIDE: User Guide To Unlock Your Homepod Mini To Its Full Potential For Pro And New Users With New Hidden Features To Master
Amazon logo
$5.99
Apple HomePod AmazonAPPLE TV 4K | HD USER GUIDE: Complete Ti...APPLE TV 4K | HD USER GUIDE: Complete Tips and Tricks to Operate Your Apple TV Like A Pro Using Siri Remote (Bonus: List of Siri Commands)
Amazon logo
$9.95
Apple HomePod AmazonBose Home Speaker 500 with Alexa Voice C...Bose Home Speaker 500 with Alexa Voice Control Built-in, Black
Amazon logo
$299.00
Apple HomePod AmazonEcho Studio - High-fidelity smart speake...Echo Studio - High-fidelity smart speaker with 3D audio and Alexa
Amazon logo
$199.99
Apple HomePod AmazonSonos One (Gen 2) - Voice Controlled Sma...Sonos One (Gen 2) - Voice Controlled Smart Speaker with Amazon Alexa Built-in - White
Amazon logo
$197.00
Apple HomePod AmazonJBL Charge 4 - Waterproof Portable Bluet...JBL Charge 4 - Waterproof Portable Bluetooth Speaker - Black
Amazon logo
$179.95
Apple HomePod AmazonBose Home Speaker 300, with Amazon Alexa...Bose Home Speaker 300, with Amazon Alexa Built-in, Black
Amazon logo
$199.00
Apple HomePod AmazonBose SoundLink Color Bluetooth Speaker I...Bose SoundLink Color Bluetooth Speaker II - Polar White
Amazon logo
$129.00
Apple HomePod aliexpressShock-Proof Speaker Carrying Box Accesso...Shock-Proof Speaker Carrying Box Accessories Outdoor Music Listening for Apple HomePod Mini Storage Protective Case
aliexpress logo
$13.08
Apple HomePod aliexpressShock-Proof Speaker Carrying Box Outdoor...Shock-Proof Speaker Carrying Box Outdoor Music Listening Accessories for Apple HomePod Mini Storage Protective Case
aliexpress logo
$5.23
Apple HomePod aliexpressStorage Hard Shell Portable Quick Releas...Storage Hard Shell Portable Quick Release Lightweight Protective Smart Speaker Carrying Bag for Apple HomePod Mini
aliexpress logo
$4.28
Apple HomePod aliexpressStorage Hard Shell Protective Smart Spea...Storage Hard Shell Protective Smart Speaker Portable Quick Release Lightweight Carrying Bag for Apple HomePod Mini
aliexpress logo
$5.43
Apple HomePod aliexpressKaRtice for Apple HomePod Stand, Stainle...KaRtice for Apple HomePod Stand, Stainless Steel Stand for Apple HomePod Speaker
aliexpress logo
$30.00

Bose SoundLink Mini II

Buy used:

$151.75

ProductStorePrice
Bose SoundLink Mini II aliexpressBose SoundLink Mini II Bluetooth Speaker...Bose SoundLink Mini II Bluetooth Speaker Portable Outdoor Wireless BT Speaker Mini 2 Deep Bass Sound Handsfree with Speakerphone
aliexpress logo
$214.98

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