76points

Apple HomePod

62points

Harman Kardon Aura

Apple HomePod
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34 facts in comparison

Apple HomePod vs Harman Kardon Aura

Apple HomePod
Harman Kardon Aura

Why is Apple HomePod better than Harman Kardon Aura?

  • 72.71% less body volume
    ?

    3468.21cm³vs12758.1cm³
  • 2 more drivers
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    8vs6
  • Control panel placed on a device
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  • Has a noise-canceling microphone
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  • Has a neodymium magnet
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  • Supports Wi-Fi 5 (802.11ac)
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  • Supports Wi-Fi 4 (802.11n)
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  • Has a detachable cable
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Why is Harman Kardon Aura better than Apple HomePod?

  • Has stereo speakers
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  • Can be used wirelessly
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  • Has an AUX input
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  • Supports a remote smartphone
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  • Has a socket for a 3.5 mm audio jack
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  • 220g lighter
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    2.28kgvs2500g
  • Has a 3.5mm male connector
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  • 12.4mm bigger built-in subwoofer
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    114mmvs101.6mm

Price comparison

Harman Kardon Aura

Buy used:

$119.00

ProductStorePrice
Harman Kardon Aura AmazonHarman Kardon Aura Studio 3 - Elegant, B...Harman Kardon Aura Studio 3 - Elegant, BT Wireless Speaker with Premium Design and Ambient Lighting- Black
Amazon logo
$299.95
Harman Kardon Aura AmazonHarman Kardon Aura Studio 2 Bluetooth Sp...Harman Kardon Aura Studio 2 Bluetooth Speaker System
Amazon logo
$279.00
Harman Kardon Aura AmazonHarman Kardon Aura Studio 3 - Elegant, B...Harman Kardon Aura Studio 3 - Elegant, BT Wireless Speaker with Premium Design and Ambient Lighting- Black (Renewed)
Amazon logo
$230.21
Harman Kardon Aura AmazonHarman Kardon SoundSticks III 2.1 Speake...Harman Kardon SoundSticks III 2.1 Speaker System
Amazon logo
$219.99
Harman Kardon Aura AmazonHarman Kardon Onyx Studio 5 Bluetooth Wi...Harman Kardon Onyx Studio 5 Bluetooth Wireless Speaker (Onyx5) (Black)
Amazon logo
$194.02
Harman Kardon Aura AmazonHarman Kardon Onyx Studio 4 Wireless Blu...Harman Kardon Onyx Studio 4 Wireless Bluetooth Speaker Black (LATEST MODEL!)
Amazon logo
$179.00
Harman Kardon Aura AmazonBose Home Speaker 500 with Alexa Voice C...Bose Home Speaker 500 with Alexa Voice Control Built-in, Black
Amazon logo
$299.00
Harman Kardon Aura AmazonAiwa Exos-9 Portable Bluetooth Speaker
Amazon logo
$319.99
Harman Kardon Aura AmazonHarman Kardon SoundSticks Wireless Bluet...Harman Kardon SoundSticks Wireless Bluetooth Speaker System
Amazon logo
$446.28

Design

1.volume

3468.21cm³

12758.1cm³

Volume is the quantity of three-dimensional space enclosed by the product's chassis or, in simpler terms, the space the product occupies.
2.drivers count

8

6

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
Harman Kardon Aura
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
Harman Kardon Aura
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
Harman Kardon Aura
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
Harman Kardon Aura
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
Harman Kardon Aura
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
Harman Kardon Aura
Devices with a subwoofer have a higher quality, deeper bass.
3.has a noise-canceling microphone
Apple HomePod
Harman Kardon Aura
These microphones are designed to filter out background noise from the desired sound. Especially useful in noisy environments.
4.has a magnetic shielding
Apple HomePod
Harman Kardon Aura
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.).

Connectivity

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

Features

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

Harman Kardon Aura

Buy used:

$119.00

ProductStorePrice
Harman Kardon Aura AmazonHarman Kardon Aura Studio 3 - Elegant, B...Harman Kardon Aura Studio 3 - Elegant, BT Wireless Speaker with Premium Design and Ambient Lighting- Black
Amazon logo
$299.95
Harman Kardon Aura AmazonHarman Kardon Aura Studio 2 Bluetooth Sp...Harman Kardon Aura Studio 2 Bluetooth Speaker System
Amazon logo
$279.00
Harman Kardon Aura AmazonHarman Kardon Aura Studio 3 - Elegant, B...Harman Kardon Aura Studio 3 - Elegant, BT Wireless Speaker with Premium Design and Ambient Lighting- Black (Renewed)
Amazon logo
$230.21
Harman Kardon Aura AmazonHarman Kardon SoundSticks III 2.1 Speake...Harman Kardon SoundSticks III 2.1 Speaker System
Amazon logo
$219.99
Harman Kardon Aura AmazonHarman Kardon Onyx Studio 5 Bluetooth Wi...Harman Kardon Onyx Studio 5 Bluetooth Wireless Speaker (Onyx5) (Black)
Amazon logo
$194.02
Harman Kardon Aura AmazonHarman Kardon Onyx Studio 4 Wireless Blu...Harman Kardon Onyx Studio 4 Wireless Bluetooth Speaker Black (LATEST MODEL!)
Amazon logo
$179.00
Harman Kardon Aura AmazonBose Home Speaker 500 with Alexa Voice C...Bose Home Speaker 500 with Alexa Voice Control Built-in, Black
Amazon logo
$299.00
Harman Kardon Aura AmazonAiwa Exos-9 Portable Bluetooth Speaker
Amazon logo
$319.99
Harman Kardon Aura AmazonHarman Kardon SoundSticks Wireless Bluet...Harman Kardon SoundSticks Wireless Bluetooth Speaker System
Amazon logo
$446.28

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