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AQ Audio SmartSpeaker A1
Harman Kardon Esquire Mini
Harman Kardon Nova
Top 30%820 points
Top 30%
Top 6%1,108 points
Top 6%
Top 38%723 points
Top 38%
AQ Audio SmartSpeaker A1
Harman Kardon Esquire Mini
Harman Kardon Nova
Top specs and features

AQ Audio SmartSpeaker A1 vs Harman Kardon Esquire Mini vs Harman Kardon Nova: 32 facts in comparison

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.
AQ Audio SmartSpeaker A1
Harman Kardon Esquire Mini
Harman Kardon Nova
54% have it

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.
AQ Audio SmartSpeaker A1
Harman Kardon Esquire Mini
Harman Kardon Nova
88% have it

3. lowest frequency

The lowest frequency at which the device produces audio. The lower the low-frequency response, the stronger and juicier the bass.
90Hz
Samsung WAM750: 8Hz
180Hz
55Hz

4. 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.
AQ Audio SmartSpeaker A1
Harman Kardon Esquire Mini
Harman Kardon Nova
63% have it

5. height

245mm
Soundmatters FoxL DASH7: 19mm
75.4mm
231mm

6. has a battery level indicator

An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.
AQ Audio SmartSpeaker A1
Harman Kardon Esquire Mini
Harman Kardon Nova
31% have it

7. 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.
AQ Audio SmartSpeaker A1
Harman Kardon Esquire Mini
Harman Kardon Nova
51% have it

8. has a passive radiator

A passive radiator looks like a normal driver (speaker) from the front, but on the backside all of its 'guts' are removed. Passive radiators allow woofers to produce deep tones that otherwise may not have been possible. They can have the same sonic output as larger speaker cabinets, but in a much smaller size.
AQ Audio SmartSpeaker A1
Harman Kardon Esquire Mini
Harman Kardon Nova
24% have it

9. width

135mm
Scosche boomBOTTLE mini: 34.5mm
140mm
191mm

10. has a rechargeable battery

The battery can be recharged and used over again.
AQ Audio SmartSpeaker A1
Harman Kardon Esquire Mini
Harman Kardon Nova
64% have it

11. weight

1kg
Meridian Explorer 2: 50g
238g
3.17kg

12. drivers count

A speaker driver is an individual transducer that converts electrical energy to sound waves. More drivers may result in better sound quality.
2
Vifa Stockholm 2.0: 8
2
1

13. Can be used wirelessly

Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.
AQ Audio SmartSpeaker A1
Harman Kardon Esquire Mini
Harman Kardon Nova
76% have it

14. audio output power

Audio output power is based on the number of speakers and their power in watts. High audio output power results in loud, clear sounds.
2 x 12W
Devialet Silver Phantom Gold: 2 x 2250W
2 x 4W
1 x 40W

15. 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.
AQ Audio SmartSpeaker A1
Harman Kardon Esquire Mini
Harman Kardon Nova
79% have it

16. 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.
AQ Audio SmartSpeaker A1
Harman Kardon Esquire Mini
Harman Kardon Nova
25% have it

17. Has WiFi

The device can connect to WiFi.
AQ Audio SmartSpeaker A1
Harman Kardon Esquire Mini
Harman Kardon Nova
43% have it

18. can be controlled remotely

A remote control allows you to control the device remotely. The remote control can be included or optional.
AQ Audio SmartSpeaker A1
Harman Kardon Esquire Mini
Harman Kardon Nova
34% have it

19. has a noise canceling microphone

These microphones are designed to filter out background noise from the desired sound. Especially useful in noisy environments.
AQ Audio SmartSpeaker A1
Harman Kardon Esquire Mini
Harman Kardon Nova
9% have it

20. highest frequency

The highest frequency at which device produces audio. The higher the high-frequency response, the clearer and crispier the treble.
20000Hz
Bose SoundLink Air: 60000Hz
20000Hz
22000Hz

21. has a socket for a 3.5 mm audio jack

With a standard mini jack socket, you can use the device with most headphones.
AQ Audio SmartSpeaker A1
Harman Kardon Esquire Mini
Harman Kardon Nova
43% have it

22. SNR

Signal-to-noise ratio is a measure that compares the level of a desired signal (meaningful information) to the level of background noise (unwanted signal), the bigger the less perceived noise.
90dB
Libratone Loop: 99dB
80dB
85dB

23. wireless charging

The manufacturer offers a branded wireless charging kit. To charge the device, you simply put it down on its charging base.
AQ Audio SmartSpeaker A1
Harman Kardon Esquire Mini
Harman Kardon Nova
20% have it

24. has active noise canceling/noise reduction

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.
AQ Audio SmartSpeaker A1
Harman Kardon Esquire Mini
Harman Kardon Nova
4% have it

25. has a mute function

The device has an option to mute/unmute a conversation directly from the device.
AQ Audio SmartSpeaker A1
Harman Kardon Esquire Mini
Harman Kardon Nova
15% have it

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