66points

Bang & Olufsen BeoSound Edge

94points

UE Megablast

Bang & Olufsen BeoSound Edge
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51 facts in comparison

Bang & Olufsen BeoSound Edge vs UE Megablast

Bang & Olufsen BeoSound Edge
UE Megablast
66
points
Bang & Olufsen BeoSound Edge
94
points
UE Megablast

Why is Bang & Olufsen BeoSound Edge better than UE Megablast?

  • 46.6mm bigger driver unit
    ?

    101.6mmvs55mm
  • 0.2 newer Bluetooth version
    4.2vs4
  • Has fast 802.11ac Wi-Fi connection
    ?
  • Has a remote control
    ?
  • Supports Ethernet
    ?
  • Has AirPlay
    ?
  • Is DLNA-certified
    ?
  • Has an accelerometer
    ?

Why is UE Megablast better than Bang & Olufsen BeoSound Edge?

  • Has stereo speakers
    ?
  • 94.4% less body volume
    1835.33cm³vs32760.52cm³
  • Has a rechargeable battery
    ?
  • Has a passive radiator
    ?
  • Has a battery level indicator
    ?
  • Weather-sealed (splashproof)
    ?
  • Supports Bluetooth pairing using NFC
    ?
  • Has a noise canceling microphone
    ?

Price comparison

Design

1.driver unit size
?

The driver unit is the component that produces sound in the device. Bigger drivers are more powerful and can produce better bass.

Best

Audio Pro Living LV2e

203mm

101.6mm

55mm

2.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

4

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
UE Megablast
4.volume
?

Best

Meridian Explorer 2

58.75cm³

32760.52cm³

1835.33cm³

5.Weather-sealed (splashproof)
?

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

Bang & Olufsen BeoSound Edge
UE Megablast
6.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.

Bang & Olufsen BeoSound Edge
UE Megablast

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.

Bang & Olufsen BeoSound Edge
UE Megablast
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
UE Megablast
3.has a subwoofer
?

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

Bang & Olufsen BeoSound Edge
UE Megablast
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.

Bang & Olufsen BeoSound Edge
UE Megablast
5.has a noise canceling microphone
?

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

Bang & Olufsen BeoSound Edge
UE Megablast
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
UE Megablast

Power

1.has a rechargeable battery
?

The battery can be recharged and used over again.

Bang & Olufsen BeoSound Edge
UE Megablast
2.has a battery level indicator
?

An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.

Bang & Olufsen BeoSound Edge
UE Megablast
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.

For example

Bose SoundLink Micro

Bang & Olufsen BeoSound Edge
UE Megablast
4.has a removable battery
?

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

For example

Audio Pro Addon C3

Bang & Olufsen BeoSound Edge
UE Megablast
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
UE Megablast

Connectivity

1.Bluetooth version
?

Best

Google Nest Mini

5

4.2

4

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

Sony SRS-XB12

Bang & Olufsen BeoSound Edge
UE Megablast
3.Has Wi-Fi
?

The device can connect to Wi-Fi.

Bang & Olufsen BeoSound Edge
UE Megablast
4.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.

Bang & Olufsen BeoSound Edge
UE Megablast
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.

For example

Devialet Phantom Reactor 900

Bang & Olufsen BeoSound Edge
UE Megablast
6.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.

Bang & Olufsen BeoSound Edge
UE Megablast

Features

1.Can be used wirelessly
?

Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.

Bang & Olufsen BeoSound Edge
UE Megablast
2.has a mute function
?

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

Bang & Olufsen BeoSound Edge
UE Megablast
3.supports a remote smartphone
?

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

Bang & Olufsen BeoSound Edge
UE Megablast
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.

Bang & Olufsen BeoSound Edge
UE Megablast
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.

Bang & Olufsen BeoSound Edge
UE Megablast
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
UE Megablast

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
UE Megablast

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