54points

Bang & Olufsen BeoPlay A3

30points

Philips AD300

93points

Sony SRS-X99

Bang & Olufsen BeoPlay A3
Philips AD300
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Sony SRS-X99
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Bang & Olufsen BeoPlay A3 vs Philips AD300 vs Sony SRS-X99

Bang & Olufsen BeoPlay A3
Philips AD300
Sony SRS-X99
Bang & Olufsen BeoPlay A3
Philips AD300
Sony SRS-X99

Why is Bang & Olufsen BeoPlay A3 better than Philips AD300 & Sony SRS-X99?

  • Width
    210mmvs239,430mm
  • Thickness
    70mmvs152,125mm

Why is Philips AD300 better than Bang & Olufsen BeoPlay A3 & Sony SRS-X99?

  • Volume
    4976.94cm³vs5292,7154.125cm³
  • Weight
    1.04kgvs1250,4699.2g
  • Has a 3.5mm male connector

Why is Sony SRS-X99 better than Bang & Olufsen BeoPlay A3 & Philips AD300?

  • Height
    133.1mmvs360,137mm
  • Has a passive radiator
  • Can be used wirelessly
  • Has WiFi
  • Has a subwoofer
  • Supports Bluetooth pairing using NFC
  • Has fast 802.11ac WiFi connection
  • Wireless charging

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Design

1.control panel placed on a device
Bang & Olufsen BeoPlay A3
Philips AD300
Sony SRS-X99

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.volume

5292cm³

4976.94cm³

7154.13cm³

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3.has a detachable cable
Bang & Olufsen BeoPlay A3
Philips AD300
Sony SRS-X99

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

4.drivers count

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2

2

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5.height

360mm

137mm

133.1mm

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6.width

210mm

239mm

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Sound quality

1.has stereo speakers
Bang & Olufsen BeoPlay A3
Philips AD300
Sony SRS-X99

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

2.is an active speaker
Bang & Olufsen BeoPlay A3
Philips AD300
Sony SRS-X99

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.

3.has a passive radiator
Bang & Olufsen BeoPlay A3
Philips AD300
Sony SRS-X99

A passive radiator looks like a normal driver (speaker) from the front, but on the backside all of its 'guts' are removed. Passive radiators allow woofers to produce deep tones that otherwise may not have been possible. They can have the same sonic output as larger speaker cabinets, but in a much smaller size.

4.has a subwoofer
Bang & Olufsen BeoPlay A3
Philips AD300
Sony SRS-X99

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

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Power

1.has a battery level indicator
Bang & Olufsen BeoPlay A3
Philips AD300
Sony SRS-X99

An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.

2.has a rechargeable battery
Bang & Olufsen BeoPlay A3
Philips AD300
Sony SRS-X99

The battery can be recharged and used over again.

3.wireless charging
Bang & Olufsen BeoPlay A3
Philips AD300
Sony SRS-X99

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

4.can be used with standard batteries
Bang & Olufsen BeoPlay A3
Philips AD300
Sony SRS-X99

You can use the device with standard batteries instead of a power supply.

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Connectivity

1.has an AUX input
Bang & Olufsen BeoPlay A3
Philips AD300
Sony SRS-X99

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.

2.Has WiFi
Bang & Olufsen BeoPlay A3
Philips AD300
Sony SRS-X99

The device can connect to WiFi.

3.supports Bluetooth pairing using NFC
Bang & Olufsen BeoPlay A3
Philips AD300
Sony SRS-X99

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.

4.Has fast 802.11ac WiFi connection
Bang & Olufsen BeoPlay A3
Philips AD300
Sony SRS-X99

802.11ac wireless works on the 5GHz frequency range. It offers higher transfer rates, improved reliability and improved power consumption. It provides advantages for gaming and HD video streaming.

5.has a 3.5mm male connector
Bang & Olufsen BeoPlay A3
Philips AD300
Sony SRS-X99

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

6.Has 802.11n WiFi connection
Bang & Olufsen BeoPlay A3
Philips AD300
Sony SRS-X99

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.

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Features

1.Can be used wirelessly
Bang & Olufsen BeoPlay A3
Philips AD300
Sony SRS-X99

Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.

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