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Bang & Olufsen Beosound 1 (2018)

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Bang & Olufsen Beosound 1 (2018) review: specs and price

Bang & Olufsen Beosound 1 (2018)
Bang & Olufsen Beosound 1 (2018)
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Why is Bang & Olufsen Beosound 1 (2018) better than the average?

  • Lowest frequency
    35Hzvs75.56Hz
  • Volume
    8581.79cm³vs31370.08cm³
  • Bluetooth version
    4.2vs3.22
  • Audio output power
    1 x 40W & 1 x 20Wvs29.82W
  • Highest frequency
    24300Hzvs19733.88Hz
  • Charge time
    2hvs3.16h
  • longer battery life
    16hvs13.11h
  • Width
    162mmvs192.61mm

Design

1.drivers count
?

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

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 Beosound 1 (2018)
3.volume
?

Best

Meridian Explorer 2

58.75cm³

8581.79cm³

4.Weather sealed
?

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

For example

JBL Clip 3

Bang & Olufsen Beosound 1 (2018)
5.can be controlled remotely
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A remote control allows you to control the device remotely. The remote control can be included or optional.

For example

Bang & Olufsen BeoSound Edge

Bang & Olufsen Beosound 1 (2018)
6.has a detachable cable
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With a detachable cable you can use alternative cables, and if the cable is pulled it will pop out instead of breaking.

For example

JBL Charge 4

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Sound quality

1.audio output power
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Audio output power is based on the number of speakers and their power in watts. High audio output power results in loud, clear sounds.

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2 x 2250W

1 x 40W & 1 x 20W

2.has stereo speakers
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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 Beosound 1 (2018)
3.lowest frequency
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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

35Hz

4.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.

Bang & Olufsen Beosound 1 (2018)
5.Has a passive radiator
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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.

For example

Harman Kardon Onyx Studio 4

Bang & Olufsen Beosound 1 (2018)
6.has a subwoofer
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Devices with a subwoofer have a higher quality, deeper bass.

For example

Harman Kardon Onyx Studio 4

Bang & Olufsen Beosound 1 (2018)

Power

1.has a rechargeable battery
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The battery can be recharged and used over again.

Bang & Olufsen Beosound 1 (2018)
2.has a battery level indicator
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An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.

Bang & Olufsen Beosound 1 (2018)
3.charge time
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The time it takes to fully charge the battery.

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WOWee One Slim

0.5h

2h

4. longer 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.

Best

Lava Brightsounds 2

36h

16h

5.wireless charging
?

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

Bang & Olufsen Beosound 1 (2018)
6.power consumption operation
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How much power the device consumes when it's switched on.

Best

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1.6W

8W

Connectivity

1.Bluetooth version
?

Best

Amazon Echo Plus 2

5

4.2

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.

For example

Anker SoundCore 2

Bang & Olufsen Beosound 1 (2018)
3.Has WiFi
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The device can connect to WiFi.

Bang & Olufsen Beosound 1 (2018)
4.Has fast 802.11ac WiFi connection
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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.

Bang & Olufsen Beosound 1 (2018)
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.

For example

Sony SRS-XB501G

Bang & Olufsen Beosound 1 (2018)
6.has a socket for a 3.5 mm audio jack
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With a standard mini jack socket, you can use the device with most headphones.

For example

JBL GO

Bang & Olufsen Beosound 1 (2018)

Features

1.Can be used wirelessly
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Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.

Bang & Olufsen Beosound 1 (2018)
2.has a mute function
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The device has an option to mute/unmute a conversation directly from the device.

Bang & Olufsen Beosound 1 (2018)
3.Has voice prompts
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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.

Bang & Olufsen Beosound 1 (2018)
4.has a sleep timer
?

A sleep timer is a function that shuts off the power after a preset amount of time.

For example

JBL Charge 4

Bang & Olufsen Beosound 1 (2018)
5.supports a remote smartphone
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This technology allows the users to use their smartphone as a remote control for the device.

Bang & Olufsen Beosound 1 (2018)
6.Has a radio
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A built-in FM radio tuner allows you to listen to most of the live-broadcasted FM radio stations without using the internet.

Bang & Olufsen Beosound 1 (2018)

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