80points
9points

Bang & Olufsen Beosound 2 (2018)

70points
37points

Bowers & Wilkins Zeppelin Wireless

Bang & Olufsen Beosound 2 (2018)
Comparison winner
Bowers & Wilkins Zeppelin Wireless
Cost-effectiveness winner
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51 facts in comparison

Bang & Olufsen Beosound 2 (2018) vs Bowers & Wilkins Zeppelin Wireless

Bang & Olufsen Beosound 2 (2018)
Bowers & Wilkins Zeppelin Wireless
80
points
Bang & Olufsen Beosound 2 (2018)
70
points
Bowers & Wilkins Zeppelin Wireless

Why is Bang & Olufsen Beosound 2 (2018) better than Bowers & Wilkins Zeppelin Wireless?

  • 11Hz lower low-frequency
    ?

    33Hzvs44Hz
  • Has a rechargeable battery
    ?
  • Has a battery level indicator
    ?
  • 27.08% less body volume
    16557.3cm³vs22706.64cm³
  • 0.1 newer Bluetooth version
    4.2vs4.1
  • Has a socket for a 3.5 mm audio jack
    ?
  • Has a noise-cancelling microphone
    ?
  • Supports Wi-Fi 5 (802.11ac)
    ?

Why is Bowers & Wilkins Zeppelin Wireless better than Bang & Olufsen Beosound 2 (2018)?

  • Has a subwoofer
    ?
  • 1 more drivers
    ?

    5vs4
  • Has an AUX input
    ?
  • 4600Hz higher high-frequency
    ?

    28000Hzvs23400Hz
  • Has a detachable cable
    ?
  • 243mm shorter
    188mmvs431mm
  • 13mm thinner
    183mmvs196mm

Price comparison

Bang & Olufsen Beosound 2 (2018)

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$307.26

Bowers & Wilkins Zeppelin Wireless

Buy used:

$189.00

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Design

1.drivers count
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2.control panel placed on a device
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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.

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4.Weather-sealed (splashproof)
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5.weight
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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.

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Sound quality

1.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. Show more

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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. Show more

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3.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.

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

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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.

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6.highest frequency
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The highest frequency at which device produces audio. The higher the high-frequency response, the clearer and crispier the treble. Show more

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Power

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

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2.has a battery level indicator
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An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.

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

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4.has a removable battery
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The battery is removable and can be replaced by the user if broken. Show more

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

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Connectivity

1.Bluetooth version
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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.

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3.supports Wi-Fi
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The device can connect to Wi-Fi.

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4.supports Bluetooth pairing using NFC
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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.

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5.has a socket for a 3.5 mm audio jack
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6.supports Wi-Fi 5 (802.11ac)
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Features

1.Can be used wirelessly
?

Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.

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2.supports a remote smartphone
?

This technology allows the users to use their smartphone as a remote control for the device.

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3.has a mute function
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The device has an option to mute/unmute a conversation directly from the device.

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4.has voice commands
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You can use your voice to control key functions of the device and you can easily access your device without pushing any button.

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5.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.

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6.Has a radio
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Price comparison

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$307.26

Bowers & Wilkins Zeppelin Wireless

Buy used:

$189.00

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$15.99
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$288.86
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