72points

AQ Audio SmartSpeaker A1

66points

Pioneer XW-SMA1

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AQ Audio SmartSpeaker A1 vs Pioneer XW-SMA1

AQ Audio SmartSpeaker A1
Pioneer XW-SMA1

Why is AQ Audio SmartSpeaker A1 better than Pioneer XW-SMA1?

  • Has a battery level indicator
  • 75mm shorter
    245mmvs320mm
  • Has a rechargeable battery
  • 45mm narrower
    135mmvs180mm
  • 1.3kg lighter
    1kgvs2300g
  • Has a 3.5mm male connector
  • Has 802.11n WiFi connection
  • 37mm thinner
    109mmvs146mm

Why is Pioneer XW-SMA1 better than AQ Audio SmartSpeaker A1?

  • 40Hz lower low-frequency
    50Hzvs90Hz
  • 1 more drivers
    3vs2
  • Can be controlled remotely
  • Supports Ethernet

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Design

1.control panel placed on a device
AQ Audio SmartSpeaker A1
Pioneer XW-SMA1

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.

2.drivers count

2

3

A speaker driver is an individual transducer that converts electrical energy to sound waves. More drivers may result in better sound quality.

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3.can be controlled remotely
AQ Audio SmartSpeaker A1
Pioneer XW-SMA1

A remote control allows you to control the device remotely. The remote control can be included or optional.

4.has a detachable cable
AQ Audio SmartSpeaker A1
Pioneer XW-SMA1

With a detachable cable you can use alternative cables, and if the cable is pulled it will pop out instead of breaking.

5.weight

1kg

2.3kg

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6.height

245mm

320mm

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19mm

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Sound quality

1.is an active speaker
AQ Audio SmartSpeaker A1
Pioneer XW-SMA1

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.

2.audio output power

2 x 12W

2 x 10W

Audio output power is based on the number of speakers and their power in watts. High audio output power results in loud, clear sounds.

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2 x 2250W

3.lowest frequency

90Hz

50Hz

The lowest frequency at which the device produces audio. The lower the low-frequency response, the stronger and juicier the bass.

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8Hz

4.highest frequency

20000Hz

20000Hz

The highest frequency at which device produces audio. The higher the high-frequency response, the clearer and crispier the treble.

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5.number of microphones

0

0

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

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Power

1.has a rechargeable battery
AQ Audio SmartSpeaker A1
Pioneer XW-SMA1

The battery can be recharged and used over again.

2.has a battery level indicator
AQ Audio SmartSpeaker A1
Pioneer XW-SMA1

An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.

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Connectivity

1.Has WiFi
AQ Audio SmartSpeaker A1
Pioneer XW-SMA1

The device can connect to WiFi.

2.has an AUX input
AQ Audio SmartSpeaker A1
Pioneer XW-SMA1

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.

3.has a 3.5mm male connector
AQ Audio SmartSpeaker A1
Pioneer XW-SMA1

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

4.has AirPlay
AQ Audio SmartSpeaker A1
Pioneer XW-SMA1

AirPlay allows wireless connection of Apple devices with external screens or speakers. You may stream computer screen, video and music from iOS devices, play games like on consoles or present your slideshows easily on your TV.

5.Has 802.11n WiFi connection
AQ Audio SmartSpeaker A1
Pioneer XW-SMA1

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.USB ports

1

1

With more USB ports, you are able to connect more devices.

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Features

1.Can be used wirelessly
AQ Audio SmartSpeaker A1
Pioneer XW-SMA1

Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.

2.has a mute function
AQ Audio SmartSpeaker A1
Pioneer XW-SMA1

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

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