74points
49points

Bang & Olufsen Beoplay A1

66points
46points

Bose SoundLink Revolve

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Bang & Olufsen Beoplay A1 vs Bose SoundLink Revolve

Bang & Olufsen Beoplay A1
Bose SoundLink Revolve
74
points
Bang & Olufsen Beoplay A1
66
points
Bose SoundLink Revolve

Why is Bang & Olufsen Beoplay A1 better than Bose SoundLink Revolve?

  • 12.7mm bigger driver unit
    ?

    88.9mmvs76.2mm
  • 1 more drivers
    ?

    2vs1
  • 17.31% less body volume
    849.07cm³vs1026.8307639999998cm³
  • Has a subwoofer
    ?
  • 1.5h shorter charge time
    ?

    2.5hvs4h
  • Has a socket for a 3.5 mm audio jack
    ?
  • 18.6mm shorter
    133mmvs151.6mm
  • 12h longer battery life
    ?

    24hvs12h

Why is Bose SoundLink Revolve better than Bang & Olufsen Beoplay A1?

  • Has a passive radiator
    ?
  • Supports Bluetooth pairing using NFC
    ?
  • Has a detachable cable
    ?
  • Has a neodymium magnet
    ?
  • 50.7mm narrower
    82.3mmvs133mm

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Design

1.driver unit size
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The driver unit is the component that produces sound in the device. Bigger drivers are more powerful and can produce better bass.

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2.drivers count
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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.control panel placed on a device
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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.

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4.volume
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5.Weather-sealed (splashproof)
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The device is protected with extra seals to prevent failures caused by dust, raindrops, and water splashes.

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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.

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Sound quality

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.

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2.is an active speaker
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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.

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

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4.Has a passive radiator
?

A passive radiator is a type of driver (speaker) that doesn't have a voice coil and a magnet. The sound vibrations produced by a passive radiator depend on its mass and the size of its enclosure. It is usually used in combination with a woofer to produce deep bass tones.

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5.number of microphones
?

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
?

The battery can be recharged and used over again.

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2.charge time
?

The time it takes to fully charge the battery.

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3.has a battery level indicator
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An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.

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4.Battery life
?

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.

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5.has wireless charging
?

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

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6.has a removable battery
?

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

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Connectivity

1.Bluetooth version
?

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2.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.

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3.Has WiFi
?

The device can connect to WiFi.

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4.has a socket for a 3.5 mm audio jack
?

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

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5.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.

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6.USB ports
?

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

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Features

1.Can be used wirelessly
?

Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.

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2.has a mute function
?

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

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3.Has voice prompts
?

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.

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4.has voice commands
?

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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