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Bang & Olufsen BeoPlay A3
Philips AD300
Top 49%603 points
Top 49%
Top 71%345 points
Top 71%
Bang & Olufsen BeoPlay A3
Philips AD300
Top specs and features

Bang & Olufsen BeoPlay A3 vs Philips AD300: 16 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.
Bang & Olufsen BeoPlay A3
Philips AD300
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.
Bang & Olufsen BeoPlay A3
Philips AD300
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.
Bang & Olufsen BeoPlay A3
Philips AD300
63% have it

4. height

223mm shorter.
360mm
Soundmatters FoxL DASH7: 19mm
137mm

5. volume

5.95% less body volume.
5292cm³
Meridian Explorer 2: 58.75cm³
4976.94cm³

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.
Bang & Olufsen BeoPlay A3
Philips AD300
51% have it

7. has a battery level indicator

An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.
Bang & Olufsen BeoPlay A3
Philips AD300
31% 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.
4
Vifa Stockholm 2.0: 8
2

9. weight

207g lighter.
1.25kg
Meridian Explorer 2: 50g
1.04kg

10. width

29mm narrower.
210mm
Scosche boomBOTTLE mini: 34.5mm
239mm

11. has a rechargeable battery

The battery can be recharged and used over again.
Bang & Olufsen BeoPlay A3
Philips AD300
64% have it

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.
Bang & Olufsen BeoPlay A3
Philips AD300
79% have it

13. no battery needed

This device works without batteries. It weighs less and you don't have to worry about recharging or replacing the battery.
Bang & Olufsen BeoPlay A3
Philips AD300
27% have it

14. has a 3.5mm male connector

A standard 3.5mm male connector is suitable for use with all MP3 players and computer sound cards.
Bang & Olufsen BeoPlay A3
Philips AD300
44% have it

15. thickness

82mm thinner.
70mm
Braven 850: 7mm
152mm

16. has a cradle with 30-pin dock connector

The Apple dock connector is a proprietary 30-pin connector that is common to Apple devices (iPods, iPhones and iPads) predating the Lightning connector. Allows you to connect older Apple devices, play music and at the same time charge it.
Bang & Olufsen BeoPlay A3
Philips AD300
12% have it

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