82points

Bang & Olufsen Beosound 1

56points

Bang & Olufsen BeoSound Edge

Bang & Olufsen Beosound 1
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Bang & Olufsen Beosound 1 vs Bang & Olufsen BeoSound Edge

Bang & Olufsen Beosound 1
Bang & Olufsen BeoSound Edge
82
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Bang & Olufsen Beosound 1
56
points
Bang & Olufsen BeoSound Edge

Why is Bang & Olufsen Beosound 1 better than Bang & Olufsen BeoSound Edge?

  • Has stereo speakers
    ?
  • 73.8% less body volume
    ?

    8581.79cm³vs32760.52cm³
  • Has a rechargeable battery
    ?
  • Has a battery level indicator
    ?
  • Has a noise-canceling microphone
    ?
  • 9.8kg lighter
    ?

    3.2kgvs13000g
  • 5 more microphone(s)
    ?

    5vs0
  • Has a mute function
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Why is Bang & Olufsen BeoSound Edge better than Bang & Olufsen Beosound 1?

  • 2 more drivers
    ?

    4vs2
  • 340W more audio output power
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    4 x 100Wvs1 x 40 & 1 x 20W
  • 0.1 newer Bluetooth version
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    4.2vs4.1
  • Has a detachable cable
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  • Has an accelerometer
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  • Has a remote control
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  • 32mm thinner
    ?

    130mmvs162mm

Price comparison

Bang & Olufsen Beosound 1

Buy used:

$179.95

ProductStorePrice
Bang & Olufsen Beosound 1 AmazonBang & Olufsen Beosound 1 Portable Wirel...Bang & Olufsen Beosound 1 Portable Wireless Speaker with Voice Assistant - Natural - 1666511
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$1,750.00
Bang & Olufsen Beosound 1 AmazonBang & Olufsen Beosound 2 Wireless Multi...Bang & Olufsen Beosound 2 Wireless Multiroom Speaker, Natural Brushed
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$2,500.00
Bang & Olufsen Beosound 1 AmazonBang & Olufsen Beosound A1 2nd Gen Porta...Bang & Olufsen Beosound A1 2nd Gen Portable Bluetooth Speaker with Voice Assist & Alexa Integration, Grey Mist
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$230.49
Bang & Olufsen Beosound 1 AmazonBang & Olufsen Beosound Stage Wireless M...Bang & Olufsen Beosound Stage Wireless Multiroom Soundbar, Silver/Black
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$1,750.00
Bang & Olufsen Beosound 1 AmazonGeekria Carrying Case for Bang & Olufsen...Geekria Carrying Case for Bang & Olufsen Beosound A1, Beoplay A1 Speaker, Portable Waterproof Wireless Bluetooth Speaker Case, B&O A1 Hard Shell Traveling Bag (Black)
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$12.55
Bang & Olufsen Beosound 1 AmazonB&O Play by Bang & Olufsen Beoplay A2 Po...B&O Play by Bang & Olufsen Beoplay A2 Portable Bluetooth Speaker (Natural) (1290963)
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$255.00

Design

1.drivers count

2

4

A speaker driver is an individual transducer that converts electrical energy to sound waves. More drivers may result in better sound quality.
2.volume

8581.79cm³

32760.52cm³

Volume is the quantity of three-dimensional space enclosed by the product's chassis or, in simpler terms, the space the product occupies.
3.control panel placed on a device
Bang & Olufsen Beosound 1
Bang & Olufsen BeoSound Edge
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.driver unit size

101.6mm

101.6mm

The driver unit is the component that produces sound in the device. Bigger drivers are more powerful and can produce better bass.
5.weather-sealed (splashproof)
Bang & Olufsen Beosound 1
Bang & Olufsen BeoSound Edge
The device is protected with extra seals to prevent failures caused by dust, raindrops, and water splashes.
6.is dustproof and water-resistant
Bang & Olufsen Beosound 1
Bang & Olufsen BeoSound Edge
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.

Sound quality

1.has stereo speakers
Bang & Olufsen Beosound 1
Bang & Olufsen BeoSound Edge
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 Beosound 1
Bang & Olufsen BeoSound Edge
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 subwoofer
Bang & Olufsen Beosound 1
Bang & Olufsen BeoSound Edge
Devices with a subwoofer have a higher quality, deeper bass.
4.Has a passive radiator
Bang & Olufsen Beosound 1
Bang & Olufsen BeoSound Edge
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.
5.audio output power

1 x 40W & 1 x 20W

4 x 100W

Audio output power is based on the number of speakers and their power in watts. High audio output power results in loud, clear sounds.
6.has a noise-canceling microphone
Bang & Olufsen Beosound 1
Bang & Olufsen BeoSound Edge
These microphones are designed to filter out background noise from the desired sound. Especially useful in noisy environments.

Power

1.has a rechargeable battery
Bang & Olufsen Beosound 1
Bang & Olufsen BeoSound Edge
The battery can be recharged and used over again.
2.has a battery level indicator
Bang & Olufsen Beosound 1
Bang & Olufsen BeoSound Edge
An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.
3.has wireless charging
Bang & Olufsen Beosound 1
Bang & Olufsen BeoSound Edge
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 Beosound 1
Bang & Olufsen BeoSound Edge
You can use the device with standard batteries instead of a power supply.
5.has a removable battery
Bang & Olufsen Beosound 1
Bang & Olufsen BeoSound Edge
The battery is removable and can be replaced by the user if broken.

Connectivity

1.has an AUX input
Bang & Olufsen Beosound 1
Bang & Olufsen BeoSound Edge
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.Bluetooth version

4.1

4.2

Bluetooth is a wireless technology standard that allows data transfers between devices placed in close proximity, using short-wavelength, ultra-high frequency radio waves. Newer versions provide faster data transfers.
3.supports Wi-Fi
Bang & Olufsen Beosound 1
Bang & Olufsen BeoSound Edge
The device can connect to Wi-Fi.
4.supports Bluetooth pairing using NFC
Bang & Olufsen Beosound 1
Bang & Olufsen BeoSound Edge
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.
5.supports Wi-Fi 5 (802.11ac)
Bang & Olufsen Beosound 1
Bang & Olufsen BeoSound Edge
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.has a socket for a 3.5 mm audio jack
Bang & Olufsen Beosound 1
Bang & Olufsen BeoSound Edge
With a standard mini jack socket, you can use the device with most headphones.

Features

1.Can be used wirelessly
Bang & Olufsen Beosound 1
Bang & Olufsen BeoSound Edge
Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.
2.supports a remote smartphone
Bang & Olufsen Beosound 1
Bang & Olufsen BeoSound Edge
This technology allows the users to use their smartphone as a remote control for the device.
3.has a mute function
Bang & Olufsen Beosound 1
Bang & Olufsen BeoSound Edge
The device has an option to mute/unmute a conversation directly from the device.
4.has voice commands
Bang & Olufsen Beosound 1
Bang & Olufsen BeoSound Edge
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 Beosound 1
Bang & Olufsen BeoSound Edge
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 Beosound 1
Bang & Olufsen BeoSound Edge
A sleep timer is a function that shuts off the power after a preset amount of time.

Miscellaneous

1.has an accelerometer
Bang & Olufsen Beosound 1
Bang & Olufsen BeoSound Edge
An accelerometer is a sensor used to measure the linear acceleration of a device. A common application is detecting when a device changes between vertical and horizontal positions.

Price comparison

Bang & Olufsen Beosound 1

Buy used:

$179.95

ProductStorePrice
Bang & Olufsen Beosound 1 AmazonBang & Olufsen Beosound 1 Portable Wirel...Bang & Olufsen Beosound 1 Portable Wireless Speaker with Voice Assistant - Natural - 1666511
Amazon logo
$1,750.00
Bang & Olufsen Beosound 1 AmazonBang & Olufsen Beosound 2 Wireless Multi...Bang & Olufsen Beosound 2 Wireless Multiroom Speaker, Natural Brushed
Amazon logo
$2,500.00
Bang & Olufsen Beosound 1 AmazonBang & Olufsen Beosound A1 2nd Gen Porta...Bang & Olufsen Beosound A1 2nd Gen Portable Bluetooth Speaker with Voice Assist & Alexa Integration, Grey Mist
Amazon logo
$230.49
Bang & Olufsen Beosound 1 AmazonBang & Olufsen Beosound Stage Wireless M...Bang & Olufsen Beosound Stage Wireless Multiroom Soundbar, Silver/Black
Amazon logo
$1,750.00
Bang & Olufsen Beosound 1 AmazonGeekria Carrying Case for Bang & Olufsen...Geekria Carrying Case for Bang & Olufsen Beosound A1, Beoplay A1 Speaker, Portable Waterproof Wireless Bluetooth Speaker Case, B&O A1 Hard Shell Traveling Bag (Black)
Amazon logo
$12.55
Bang & Olufsen Beosound 1 AmazonB&O Play by Bang & Olufsen Beoplay A2 Po...B&O Play by Bang & Olufsen Beoplay A2 Portable Bluetooth Speaker (Natural) (1290963)
Amazon logo
$255.00

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