57points

Bang & Olufsen BeoSound Edge

61points

Sonos Play:5

Bang & Olufsen BeoSound Edge
Sonos Play:5
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Bang & Olufsen BeoSound Edge vs Sonos Play:5

Bang & Olufsen BeoSound Edge
Sonos Play:5
57
points
Bang & Olufsen BeoSound Edge
61
points
Sonos Play:5

Why is Bang & Olufsen BeoSound Edge better than Sonos Play:5?

  • Supports Wi-Fi 4 (802.11n)
    ?
  • Has a detachable cable
    ?
  • 250.5mm bigger built-in subwoofer
    ?

    254mmvs3.5mm
  • Has an accelerometer
    ?
  • Is DLNA-certified
    ?

Why is Sonos Play:5 better than Bang & Olufsen BeoSound Edge?

  • Has stereo speakers
    ?
  • 2 more drivers
    ?

    6vs4
  • 70.26% less body volume
    ?

    9742.22cm³vs32760.52cm³
  • Has an AUX input
    ?
  • Has a socket for a 3.5 mm audio jack
    ?
  • Has a 3.5mm male connector
    ?
  • 8.85kg lighter
    ?

    4.15kgvs13000g
  • Has a mute function
    ?

Price comparison

Bang & Olufsen BeoSound Edge

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Bang & Olufsen BeoSound Edge 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 Edge 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 Edge AmazonBang & Olufsen Beoplay M5 Wireless Multi...Bang & Olufsen Beoplay M5 Wireless Multiroom Speaker with 360-Degree Sound, Black
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$551.24
Bang & Olufsen BeoSound Edge AmazonBang & Olufsen Beoplay A9 Wireless Speak...Bang & Olufsen Beoplay A9 Wireless Speaker – White - 1200232
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$2,179.87
Bang & Olufsen BeoSound Edge AmazonBang & Olufsen 1666130 Beosound Edge Mul...Bang & Olufsen 1666130 Beosound Edge Multiroom Wireless Speaker with Floor Stand and Cover - Aluminum
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$3,500.00
Bang & Olufsen BeoSound Edge AmazonBang & Olufsen Beoplay M3 Compact and Po...Bang & Olufsen Beoplay M3 Compact and Powerful Wireless Speaker - Natural (1200323)
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$290.40
Bang & Olufsen BeoSound Edge AmazonBang & Olufsen Beoplay A9 4th Gen Wirele...Bang & Olufsen Beoplay A9 4th Gen Wireless Multiroom Speaker, Black with Walnut Legs
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$3,000.00
Bang & Olufsen BeoSound Edge AmazonBang & Olufsen Beosound Edge Wall Bracke...Bang & Olufsen Beosound Edge Wall Bracket
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$375.00
Bang & Olufsen BeoSound Edge AmazonBang & Olufsen Beosound 1 Wireless Multi...Bang & Olufsen Beosound 1 Wireless Multiroom Speaker, Natural Aluminum
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$1,750.00
Bang & Olufsen BeoSound Edge AmazonBang & Olufsen Beosound Balance Wireless...Bang & Olufsen Beosound Balance Wireless Multiroom Speaker, Natural Oak
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$2,250.00
Bang & Olufsen BeoSound Edge walmartNEW After Market BELT for use with Bang ...NEW After Market BELT for use with Bang & Olufsen Beosound 2000 CD Player
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$11.50

Sonos Play:5

Buy used:

$334.99

ProductStorePrice
Sonos Play:5 walmartSonos 5.1 Home Theater Set with PLAY:5 (...Sonos 5.1 Home Theater Set with PLAY:5 (Pair), PLAYBAR, and SUB
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$3,163.32

Design

1.drivers count

4

6

A speaker driver is an individual transducer that converts electrical energy to sound waves. More drivers may result in better sound quality.
2.control panel placed on a device
Bang & Olufsen BeoSound Edge
Sonos Play:5
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.
3.volume

32760.52cm³

9742.22cm³

Volume is the quantity of three-dimensional space enclosed by the product's chassis or, in simpler terms, the space the product occupies.
4.weather-sealed (splashproof)
Bang & Olufsen BeoSound Edge
Sonos Play:5
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 BeoSound Edge
Sonos Play:5
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.built-in subwoofer size

254mm

3.5mm

Bigger subwoofers are capable of producing deeper bass sounds.

Sound quality

1.has stereo speakers
Bang & Olufsen BeoSound Edge
Sonos Play:5
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 Edge
Sonos Play:5
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 Edge
Sonos Play:5
Devices with a subwoofer have a higher quality, deeper bass.
4.Has a passive radiator
Bang & Olufsen BeoSound Edge
Sonos Play:5
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.has a noise-cancelling microphone
Bang & Olufsen BeoSound Edge
Sonos Play:5
These microphones are designed to filter out background noise from the desired sound. Especially useful in noisy environments.
6.has active noise-cancelling (noise control)
Bang & Olufsen BeoSound Edge
Sonos Play:5
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.

Power

1.has a rechargeable battery
Bang & Olufsen BeoSound Edge
Sonos Play:5
The battery can be recharged and used over again.
2.has a battery level indicator
Bang & Olufsen BeoSound Edge
Sonos Play:5
An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.
3.has wireless charging
Bang & Olufsen BeoSound Edge
Sonos Play:5
The manufacturer offers a branded wireless charging kit. To charge the device, you simply put it down on its charging base.
4.has a removable battery
Bang & Olufsen BeoSound Edge
Sonos Play:5
The battery is removable and can be replaced by the user if broken.
5.can be used with standard batteries
Bang & Olufsen BeoSound Edge
Sonos Play:5
You can use the device with standard batteries instead of a power supply.

Connectivity

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

Features

1.Can be used wirelessly
Bang & Olufsen BeoSound Edge
Sonos Play:5
Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.
2.supports a remote smartphone
Bang & Olufsen BeoSound Edge
Sonos Play:5
This technology allows the users to use their smartphone as a remote control for the device.
3.has a mute function
Bang & Olufsen BeoSound Edge
Sonos Play:5
The device has an option to mute/unmute a conversation directly from the device.
4.has voice commands
Bang & Olufsen BeoSound Edge
Sonos Play:5
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 voice prompts
Bang & Olufsen BeoSound Edge
Sonos Play:5
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.
6.Has a radio
Bang & Olufsen BeoSound Edge
Sonos Play:5
A built-in FM radio tuner allows you to listen to most of the live-broadcasted FM radio stations without using the internet.

Miscellaneous

1.has an accelerometer
Bang & Olufsen BeoSound Edge
Sonos Play:5
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 Edge

ProductStorePrice
Bang & Olufsen BeoSound Edge AmazonBang & Olufsen Beosound 2 Wireless Multi...Bang & Olufsen Beosound 2 Wireless Multiroom Speaker, Natural Brushed
Amazon logo
$2,500.00
Bang & Olufsen BeoSound Edge AmazonBang & Olufsen Beosound Stage Wireless M...Bang & Olufsen Beosound Stage Wireless Multiroom Soundbar, Silver/Black
Amazon logo
$1,750.00
Bang & Olufsen BeoSound Edge AmazonBang & Olufsen Beoplay M5 Wireless Multi...Bang & Olufsen Beoplay M5 Wireless Multiroom Speaker with 360-Degree Sound, Black
Amazon logo
$551.24
Bang & Olufsen BeoSound Edge AmazonBang & Olufsen Beoplay A9 Wireless Speak...Bang & Olufsen Beoplay A9 Wireless Speaker – White - 1200232
Amazon logo
$2,179.87
Bang & Olufsen BeoSound Edge AmazonBang & Olufsen 1666130 Beosound Edge Mul...Bang & Olufsen 1666130 Beosound Edge Multiroom Wireless Speaker with Floor Stand and Cover - Aluminum
Amazon logo
$3,500.00
Bang & Olufsen BeoSound Edge AmazonBang & Olufsen Beoplay M3 Compact and Po...Bang & Olufsen Beoplay M3 Compact and Powerful Wireless Speaker - Natural (1200323)
Amazon logo
$290.40
Bang & Olufsen BeoSound Edge AmazonBang & Olufsen Beoplay A9 4th Gen Wirele...Bang & Olufsen Beoplay A9 4th Gen Wireless Multiroom Speaker, Black with Walnut Legs
Amazon logo
$3,000.00
Bang & Olufsen BeoSound Edge AmazonBang & Olufsen Beosound Edge Wall Bracke...Bang & Olufsen Beosound Edge Wall Bracket
Amazon logo
$375.00
Bang & Olufsen BeoSound Edge AmazonBang & Olufsen Beosound 1 Wireless Multi...Bang & Olufsen Beosound 1 Wireless Multiroom Speaker, Natural Aluminum
Amazon logo
$1,750.00
Bang & Olufsen BeoSound Edge AmazonBang & Olufsen Beosound Balance Wireless...Bang & Olufsen Beosound Balance Wireless Multiroom Speaker, Natural Oak
Amazon logo
$2,250.00
Bang & Olufsen BeoSound Edge walmartNEW After Market BELT for use with Bang ...NEW After Market BELT for use with Bang & Olufsen Beosound 2000 CD Player
walmart logo
$11.50

Sonos Play:5

Buy used:

$334.99

ProductStorePrice
Sonos Play:5 walmartSonos 5.1 Home Theater Set with PLAY:5 (...Sonos 5.1 Home Theater Set with PLAY:5 (Pair), PLAYBAR, and SUB
walmart logo
$3,163.32

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