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AQ Audio SmartSpeaker A1
Sonos Play:1
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AQ Audio SmartSpeaker A1
Sonos Play:1
Top specs and features

AQ Audio SmartSpeaker A1 vs Sonos Play:1: 24 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
Sonos Play:1
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
Sonos Play:1
89% have it

3. 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
Sonos Play:1
64% have it

4. height

83.5mm shorter.
245mm
Soundmatters FoxL DASH7: 19mm
161.5mm

5. has a battery level indicator

An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.
AQ Audio SmartSpeaker A1
Sonos Play:1
32% have it

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.
AQ Audio SmartSpeaker A1
Sonos Play:1
50% have it

7. Can be used wirelessly

Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.
AQ Audio SmartSpeaker A1
Sonos Play:1
77% have it

8. 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

9. weight

850g lighter.
1kg
Meridian Explorer 2: 50g
1.85kg

10. has a rechargeable battery

The battery can be recharged and used over again.
AQ Audio SmartSpeaker A1
Sonos Play:1
64% have it

11. width

15.9mm narrower.
135mm
Scosche boomBOTTLE mini: 34.5mm
119.1mm

12. 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
Sonos Play:1
77% have it

13. Has WiFi

The device can connect to WiFi.
AQ Audio SmartSpeaker A1
Sonos Play:1
44% have it

14. 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
Sonos Play:1
34% have it

15. maximum Bluetooth range

The device can connect at a greater distance via Bluetooth or infrared to another device.
40m
Sol Republic Deck: 91m
9.1m

16. 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
Sonos Play:1
20% have it

17. has a mute function

The device has an option to mute/unmute a conversation directly from the device.
AQ Audio SmartSpeaker A1
Sonos Play:1
16% have it

18. no battery needed

This device works without batteries. It weighs less and you don't have to worry about recharging or replacing the battery.
AQ Audio SmartSpeaker A1
Sonos Play:1
27% have it

19. has AirPlay

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.
AQ Audio SmartSpeaker A1
Sonos Play:1
15% have it

20. has a 3.5mm male connector

A standard 3.5mm male connector is suitable for use with all MP3 players and computer sound cards.
AQ Audio SmartSpeaker A1
Sonos Play:1
44% have it

21. supports Ethernet

Ethernet is a local area network technology.
AQ Audio SmartSpeaker A1
Sonos Play:1
9% have it

22. thickness

10.1mm thinner.
109mm
Braven 850: 7mm
119.1mm

23. Has 802.11n WiFi connection

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.
AQ Audio SmartSpeaker A1
Sonos Play:1
17% have it

24. Is DLNA certified

All DLNA certified products are compatible with one another. When different devices are connected to the same network, data can be transferred easily between them.
AQ Audio SmartSpeaker A1
Sonos Play:1
8% have it

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