67points

Bang & Olufsen Beoplay A1

51points

Bang & Olufsen Beoplay P2

Comparison winner
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Bang & Olufsen Beoplay A1 vs Bang & Olufsen Beoplay P2

Bang & Olufsen Beoplay A1
Bang & Olufsen Beoplay P2
Bang & Olufsen Beoplay A1
Bang & Olufsen Beoplay P2
67
points
51
points

Why is Bang & Olufsen Beoplay A1 better than Bang & Olufsen Beoplay P2?

  • 8Hz lower low-frequency
    60Hzvs68Hz
  • Control panel placed on a device
  • Has an AUX input
  • Has a subwoofer
  • Has a socket for a 3.5 mm audio jack
  • 7mm narrower
    133mmvs140mm
  • Has a mute function
  • Has voice prompts

Why is Bang & Olufsen Beoplay P2 better than Bang & Olufsen Beoplay A1?

  • 63.07% less body volume
    313.6cm³vs849.072cm³
  • 53mm shorter
    80mmvs133mm
  • 325g lighter
    275gvs600g
  • 0.5h shorter charge time
    2hvs2.5h
  • 20mm thinner
    28mmvs48mm

Top specs and features

Design

1.drivers count

2

2

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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Vifa Stockholm 2.0

8

2.control panel placed on a device
Bang & Olufsen Beoplay A1
Bang & Olufsen Beoplay P2

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.

3.volume

849.07cm³

313.6cm³

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58.75cm³

4.Weather sealed
Bang & Olufsen Beoplay A1
Bang & Olufsen Beoplay P2

Device is protected with extra seals to prevent failures due to any kind of weather.

5.warranty period

2

2

When covered under the manufacturer’s warranty it is possible to get a replacement in the case of a malfunction.

Best

Audio Pro Addon C10

24

6.height

133mm

80mm

Best

Soundmatters FoxL DASH7

19mm

Sound quality

1.has stereo speakers
Bang & Olufsen Beoplay A1
Bang & Olufsen Beoplay P2

Devices with stereo speakers deliver sound from independent channels on both left and right sides, creating a richer sound and a better experience.

For example

Marshall Kilburn II

2.lowest frequency

60Hz

68Hz

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

Best

Samsung WAM750

8Hz

3.has a subwoofer
Bang & Olufsen Beoplay A1
Bang & Olufsen Beoplay P2

Devices with a subwoofer have a higher quality, deeper bass.

4.highest frequency

24000Hz

21000Hz

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

Best

Bose SoundLink Air

60000Hz

5.number of microphones

1

1

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

Best

Amazon Echo Show

8

Power

1.battery power

2200mAh

1100mAh

Best

JBL Boombox

20000mAh

2.has a rechargeable battery
Bang & Olufsen Beoplay A1
Bang & Olufsen Beoplay P2

The battery can be recharged and used over again.

3.charge time

2.5h

2h

The time it takes to fully charge the battery.

Best

WOWee One Slim

0.5h

4.wireless charging
Bang & Olufsen Beoplay A1
Bang & Olufsen Beoplay P2

The manufacturer offers a branded wireless charging kit. To charge the device, you simply put it down on its charging base.

For example

NudeAudio Move L

5. longer battery life

24h

10h

The device's battery life (when in use) as given by the manufacturer. With a longer battery life you have to charge the device less often.

Best

Lava Brightsounds 2

36h

6.has a removable battery
Bang & Olufsen Beoplay A1
Bang & Olufsen Beoplay P2

The battery is removable and can be replaced by the user if broken.

For example

Ion Audio Water Rocker

Connectivity

1.Bluetooth version

4.2

4.2

Best

Amazon Echo Plus 2

5

2.has an AUX input
Bang & Olufsen Beoplay A1
Bang & Olufsen Beoplay P2

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 socket for a 3.5 mm audio jack
Bang & Olufsen Beoplay A1
Bang & Olufsen Beoplay P2

With a standard mini jack socket, you can use the device with most headphones.

4.USB ports

1

1

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

Best

JBL Boombox

2

Features

1.Can be used wirelessly
Bang & Olufsen Beoplay A1
Bang & Olufsen Beoplay P2

Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.

2.has a mute function
Bang & Olufsen Beoplay A1
Bang & Olufsen Beoplay P2

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

3.Has voice prompts
Bang & Olufsen Beoplay A1
Bang & Olufsen Beoplay P2

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.

4.has voice commands
Bang & Olufsen Beoplay A1
Bang & Olufsen Beoplay P2

You can use your voice to control key functions of the device and you can easily access your device without pushing any button.

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