62points

Bang & Olufsen Beoplay M3

51points

Sonos One

Bang & Olufsen Beoplay M3
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41 facts in comparison

Bang & Olufsen Beoplay M3 vs Sonos One

Bang & Olufsen Beoplay M3
Sonos One

Why is Bang & Olufsen Beoplay M3 better than Sonos One?

  • Has a socket for a 3.5 mm audio jack
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  • 390g lighter
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    1.46kgvs1850g
  • Has a 3.5mm male connector
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  • 10.4mm shorter
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    151mmvs161.4mm
  • 7.7mm narrower
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    112mmvs119.7mm

Why is Sonos One better than Bang & Olufsen Beoplay M3?

  • 2.33% less body volume
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    2312.55cm³vs2367.68cm³
  • 1 more drivers
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    2vs1
  • Supports a remote smartphone
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  • Has a mute function
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  • 5 more microphone(s)
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    6vs1
  • Has a radio
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  • Supports Ethernet
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  • 20.3mm thinner
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    119.7mmvs140mm

Price comparison

Bang & Olufsen Beoplay M3

ProductStorePrice
Bang & Olufsen Beoplay M3 AmazonBang & Olufsen Beoplay M3 Compact and Po...Bang & Olufsen Beoplay M3 Compact and Powerful Wireless Speaker - Natural (1200323)
Amazon logo
$280.99
Bang & Olufsen Beoplay M3 AmazonBang & Olufsen Beoplay M3 Compact and Po...Bang & Olufsen Beoplay M3 Compact and Powerful Wireless Speaker - Black (1200317)
Amazon logo
$299.00
Bang & Olufsen Beoplay M3 walmartBang Black Cherry Vanilla Energy Drink w...Bang Black Cherry Vanilla Energy Drink with Super Creatine, 16 oz Cans, 12 Count
walmart logo
$23.76

Sonos One

ProductStorePrice
Sonos One AmazonSonos One (Gen 1) - Voice Controlled Sma...Sonos One (Gen 1) - Voice Controlled Smart Speaker with Amazon Alexa Built-in (Black)
Amazon logo
$359.00
Sonos One walmartSonos Two Room Set One SL Black Micropho...Sonos Two Room Set One SL Black Microphone-Free Smart Speaker
walmart logo
$358.00

Design

1.volume

2367.68cm³

2312.55cm³

Volume is the quantity of three-dimensional space enclosed by the product's chassis or, in simpler terms, the space the product occupies.
2.drivers count

1

2

A speaker driver is an individual transducer that converts electrical energy to sound waves. More drivers may result in better sound quality.
3.control panel placed on a device
Bang & Olufsen Beoplay M3
Sonos One
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.
4.weather-sealed (splashproof)
Bang & Olufsen Beoplay M3
Sonos One
The device is protected with extra seals to prevent failures caused by dust, raindrops, and water splashes.
5.is dustproof and water-resistant
Bang & Olufsen Beoplay M3
Sonos One
The device is dustproof and water-resistant. Water-resistant devices can resist the penetration of water, such as powerful water jets, but not being submerged into water.
6.weight

1.46kg

1.85kg

We consider a lower weight better because lighter devices are more comfortable to carry. A lower weight is also an advantage for home appliances, as it makes transportation easier, and for many other types of products.

Sound quality

1.has stereo speakers
Bang & Olufsen Beoplay M3
Sonos One
Devices with stereo speakers deliver sound from independent channels on both left and right sides, creating a richer sound and a better experience.
2.has a subwoofer
Bang & Olufsen Beoplay M3
Sonos One
Devices with a subwoofer have a higher quality, deeper bass.
3.has a noise-canceling microphone
Bang & Olufsen Beoplay M3
Sonos One
These microphones are designed to filter out background noise from the desired sound. Especially useful in noisy environments.
4.has active noise cancellation (noise control)
Bang & Olufsen Beoplay M3
Sonos One
This type of device allows you to listen at lower volume levels, causing less ear fatigue as you don't have to crank up the volume to overcome background noise. Ideal for plane rides and morning commutes.
5.number of microphones

1

6

More microphones result in better sound quality and enable the device to filter out background noise.
6.has a magnetic shielding
Bang & Olufsen Beoplay M3
Sonos One
A magnetic shielding limits the coupling of a magnetic field between two devices. The purpose is to prevent magnetic fields from interfering with electrical devices and avoid distortion (of TV, monitors, hard drives etc.).

Power

1.has wireless charging
Bang & Olufsen Beoplay M3
Sonos One
The manufacturer offers a branded wireless charging kit. To charge the device, you simply put it down on its charging base.

Connectivity

1.has an AUX input
Bang & Olufsen Beoplay M3
Sonos One
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.supports Wi-Fi
Bang & Olufsen Beoplay M3
Sonos One
The device can connect to Wi-Fi.
3.supports Bluetooth pairing using NFC
Bang & Olufsen Beoplay M3
Sonos One
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 a socket for a 3.5 mm audio jack
Bang & Olufsen Beoplay M3
Sonos One
With a standard mini jack socket, you can use the device with most headphones.
5.supports Wi-Fi 5 (802.11ac)
Bang & Olufsen Beoplay M3
Sonos One
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.
6.supports Wi-Fi 4 (802.11n)
Bang & Olufsen Beoplay M3
Sonos One
Wi-Fi 4 (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.

Features

1.Can be used wirelessly
Bang & Olufsen Beoplay M3
Sonos One
Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.
2.supports a remote smartphone
Bang & Olufsen Beoplay M3
Sonos One
This technology allows the users to use their smartphone as a remote control for the device.
3.has a mute function
Bang & Olufsen Beoplay M3
Sonos One
The device has an option to mute/unmute a conversation directly from the device.
4.has voice commands
Bang & Olufsen Beoplay M3
Sonos One
You can use your voice to control key functions of the device and you can easily access your device without pushing any button.
5.Has a radio
Bang & Olufsen Beoplay M3
Sonos One
A built-in FM radio tuner allows you to listen to most of the live-broadcasted FM radio stations without using the internet.
6.has a sleep timer
Bang & Olufsen Beoplay M3
Sonos One
A sleep timer is a function that shuts off the power after a preset amount of time.

Price comparison

Bang & Olufsen Beoplay M3

ProductStorePrice
Bang & Olufsen Beoplay M3 AmazonBang & Olufsen Beoplay M3 Compact and Po...Bang & Olufsen Beoplay M3 Compact and Powerful Wireless Speaker - Natural (1200323)
Amazon logo
$280.99
Bang & Olufsen Beoplay M3 AmazonBang & Olufsen Beoplay M3 Compact and Po...Bang & Olufsen Beoplay M3 Compact and Powerful Wireless Speaker - Black (1200317)
Amazon logo
$299.00
Bang & Olufsen Beoplay M3 walmartBang Black Cherry Vanilla Energy Drink w...Bang Black Cherry Vanilla Energy Drink with Super Creatine, 16 oz Cans, 12 Count
walmart logo
$23.76

Sonos One

ProductStorePrice
Sonos One AmazonSonos One (Gen 1) - Voice Controlled Sma...Sonos One (Gen 1) - Voice Controlled Smart Speaker with Amazon Alexa Built-in (Black)
Amazon logo
$359.00
Sonos One walmartSonos Two Room Set One SL Black Micropho...Sonos Two Room Set One SL Black Microphone-Free Smart Speaker
walmart logo
$358.00

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