65points

Bang & Olufsen BeoSound Edge

66points

Harman Kardon GO + PLAY

Bang & Olufsen BeoSound Edge
Harman Kardon GO + PLAY
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47 facts in comparison

Bang & Olufsen BeoSound Edge vs Harman Kardon GO + PLAY

Bang & Olufsen BeoSound Edge
Harman Kardon GO + PLAY
65
points
Bang & Olufsen BeoSound Edge
66
points
Harman Kardon GO + PLAY

Why is Bang & Olufsen BeoSound Edge better than Harman Kardon GO + PLAY?

  • Is an active speaker
    ?
  • 2 more drivers
    ?

    4vs2
  • Has fast 802.11ac Wi-Fi connection
    ?
  • Supports Ethernet
    ?
  • Is DLNA-certified
    ?
  • Has an accelerometer
    ?
  • 100mm thinner
    130mmvs230mm

Why is Harman Kardon GO + PLAY better than Bang & Olufsen BeoSound Edge?

  • 15.75% less body volume
    27600cm³vs32760.52cm³
  • Has an AUX input
    ?
  • Has a socket for a 3.5 mm audio jack
    ?
  • 8.7kg lighter
    4.3kgvs13000g
  • 262mm shorter
    240mmvs502mm
  • Has a 3.5mm male connector
    ?
  • 2mm narrower
    500mmvs502mm
  • Has a removable battery
    ?

Price comparison

Harman Kardon GO + PLAY

ProductStorePrice
Harman Kardon GO + PLAY AmazonHarman Kardon GO+Play Mini Black GO+Play...Harman Kardon GO+Play Mini Black GO+Play Portable BT Speaker
Amazon logo
$299.95
Harman Kardon GO + PLAY AmazonHarman Kardon Onyx Studio 5 Bluetooth Wi...Harman Kardon Onyx Studio 5 Bluetooth Wireless Speaker (Onyx5) (Black)
Amazon logo
$119.95
Harman Kardon GO + PLAY AmazonHarman Kardon Onyx Studio 3 (Black)
Amazon logo
$119.51
Harman Kardon GO + PLAY AmazonHarman Kardon Aura Studio 2 Bluetooth Sp...Harman Kardon Aura Studio 2 Bluetooth Speaker System
Amazon logo
$249.00
Harman Kardon GO + PLAY AmazonHarman Kardon Onyx Studio 4 Wireless Blu...Harman Kardon Onyx Studio 4 Wireless Bluetooth Speaker Black (New Model
Amazon logo
$114.00
Harman Kardon GO + PLAY AmazonHarman Kardon Onyx Studio 4 Wireless Blu...Harman Kardon Onyx Studio 4 Wireless Bluetooth Speaker Black (Latest Model!)
Amazon logo
$117.20
Harman Kardon GO + PLAY AmazonJBL Flip 4 Waterproof Portable Bluetooth...JBL Flip 4 Waterproof Portable Bluetooth Speaker - Black
Amazon logo
$79.95
Harman Kardon GO + PLAY AmazonHarman Kardon Go+Play Micro Speaker Syst...Harman Kardon Go+Play Micro Speaker System for iPod (Black)
Amazon logo
$399.00
Harman Kardon GO + PLAY AmazonHarman Kardon Soundsticks III 2.1 Channe...Harman Kardon Soundsticks III 2.1 Channel Multimedia Speaker System with Subwoofer
Amazon logo
$159.95

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.

Best

Vifa Stockholm 2.0

8

4

2

2.volume
?

Best

Polk Audio Boom Bit

51.61cm³

32760.52cm³

27600cm³

3.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 Edge
Harman Kardon GO + PLAY
4.Weather-sealed (splashproof)
?

The device is protected with extra seals to prevent failures caused by dust, raindrops, and water splashes. Show more

For example

Ultimate Ears Wonderboom 2

Bang & Olufsen BeoSound Edge
Harman Kardon GO + PLAY
5.Is dustproof and water-resistant
?

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. Show more

For example

Ultimate Ears Wonderboom 2

Bang & Olufsen BeoSound Edge
Harman Kardon GO + PLAY
6.has a detachable cable
?

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

Bang & Olufsen BeoSound Edge
Harman Kardon GO + PLAY

Sound quality

1.has stereo speakers
?

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

For example

Ultimate Ears Wonderboom 2

Bang & Olufsen BeoSound Edge
Harman Kardon GO + PLAY
2.is an active speaker
?

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 Edge
Harman Kardon GO + PLAY
3.has a subwoofer
?

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

Bang & Olufsen BeoSound Edge
Harman Kardon GO + PLAY
4.Has a passive radiator
?

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

Ultimate Ears Wonderboom 2

Bang & Olufsen BeoSound Edge
Harman Kardon GO + PLAY
5.has a noise canceling microphone
?

These microphones are designed to filter out background noise from the desired sound. Especially useful in noisy environments.

For example

JBL Xtreme 2

Bang & Olufsen BeoSound Edge
Harman Kardon GO + PLAY
6.has active noise cancelling (noise control)
?

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.

For example

JBL Xtreme 2

Bang & Olufsen BeoSound Edge
Harman Kardon GO + PLAY

Power

1.has a rechargeable battery
?

The battery can be recharged and used over again.

For example

Ultimate Ears Wonderboom 2

Bang & Olufsen BeoSound Edge
Harman Kardon GO + PLAY
2.has a battery level indicator
?

An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.

For example

Ultimate Ears Wonderboom 2

Bang & Olufsen BeoSound Edge
Harman Kardon GO + PLAY
3.has wireless charging
?

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

For example

Bose SoundLink Micro

Bang & Olufsen BeoSound Edge
Harman Kardon GO + PLAY
4.has a removable battery
?

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

Bang & Olufsen BeoSound Edge
Harman Kardon GO + PLAY
5.can be used with standard batteries
?

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

For example

Ion Audio Water Rocker

Bang & Olufsen BeoSound Edge
Harman Kardon GO + PLAY

Connectivity

1.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.

Bang & Olufsen BeoSound Edge
Harman Kardon GO + PLAY
2.Has Wi-Fi
?

The device can connect to Wi-Fi.

Bang & Olufsen BeoSound Edge
Harman Kardon GO + PLAY
3.Has fast 802.11ac Wi-Fi connection
?

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. Show more

Bang & Olufsen BeoSound Edge
Harman Kardon GO + PLAY
4.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

KitSound Hive Evolution

Bang & Olufsen BeoSound Edge
Harman Kardon GO + PLAY
5.has a socket for a 3.5 mm audio jack
?

With a standard mini jack socket, you can use the device with most headphones. Show more

Bang & Olufsen BeoSound Edge
Harman Kardon GO + PLAY
6.Has 802.11n Wi-Fi connection
?

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.

Bang & Olufsen BeoSound Edge
Harman Kardon GO + PLAY

Features

1.Can be used wirelessly
?

Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.

Bang & Olufsen BeoSound Edge
Harman Kardon GO + PLAY
2.has a mute function
?

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

For example

Amazon Echo Studio

Bang & Olufsen BeoSound Edge
Harman Kardon GO + PLAY
3.Has a radio
?

A built-in FM radio tuner allows you to listen to most of the live-broadcasted FM radio stations without using the internet. Show more

For example

Sony SRS-XB501G

Bang & Olufsen BeoSound Edge
Harman Kardon GO + PLAY
4.Has voice prompts
?

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.

For example

Amazon Echo Dot (3rd Gen)

Bang & Olufsen BeoSound Edge
Harman Kardon GO + PLAY
5.has voice commands
?

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

For example

Amazon Echo Dot (3rd Gen)

Bang & Olufsen BeoSound Edge
Harman Kardon GO + PLAY
6.has a sleep timer
?

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

For example

Bose SoundLink Micro

Bang & Olufsen BeoSound Edge
Harman Kardon GO + PLAY

Miscellaneous

1.has an accelerometer
?

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.

Bang & Olufsen BeoSound Edge
Harman Kardon GO + PLAY

Price comparison

Harman Kardon GO + PLAY

ProductStorePrice
Harman Kardon GO + PLAY AmazonHarman Kardon GO+Play Mini Black GO+Play...Harman Kardon GO+Play Mini Black GO+Play Portable BT Speaker
Amazon logo
$299.95
Harman Kardon GO + PLAY AmazonHarman Kardon Onyx Studio 5 Bluetooth Wi...Harman Kardon Onyx Studio 5 Bluetooth Wireless Speaker (Onyx5) (Black)
Amazon logo
$119.95
Harman Kardon GO + PLAY AmazonHarman Kardon Onyx Studio 3 (Black)
Amazon logo
$119.51
Harman Kardon GO + PLAY AmazonHarman Kardon Aura Studio 2 Bluetooth Sp...Harman Kardon Aura Studio 2 Bluetooth Speaker System
Amazon logo
$249.00
Harman Kardon GO + PLAY AmazonHarman Kardon Onyx Studio 4 Wireless Blu...Harman Kardon Onyx Studio 4 Wireless Bluetooth Speaker Black (New Model
Amazon logo
$114.00
Harman Kardon GO + PLAY AmazonHarman Kardon Onyx Studio 4 Wireless Blu...Harman Kardon Onyx Studio 4 Wireless Bluetooth Speaker Black (Latest Model!)
Amazon logo
$117.20
Harman Kardon GO + PLAY AmazonJBL Flip 4 Waterproof Portable Bluetooth...JBL Flip 4 Waterproof Portable Bluetooth Speaker - Black
Amazon logo
$79.95
Harman Kardon GO + PLAY AmazonHarman Kardon Go+Play Micro Speaker Syst...Harman Kardon Go+Play Micro Speaker System for iPod (Black)
Amazon logo
$399.00
Harman Kardon GO + PLAY AmazonHarman Kardon Soundsticks III 2.1 Channe...Harman Kardon Soundsticks III 2.1 Channel Multimedia Speaker System with Subwoofer
Amazon logo
$159.95

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