76points

Beacon Audio Blazar

76points

Sony SRS-XB10

Beacon Audio Blazar
Comparison winner
Sony SRS-XB10
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Beacon Audio Blazar vs Sony SRS-XB10

Beacon Audio Blazar
Sony SRS-XB10
Beacon Audio Blazar
Sony SRS-XB10
76
points
76
points

Why is Beacon Audio Blazar better than Sony SRS-XB10?

  • 5Hz lower low-frequency
    15Hzvs20Hz
  • Has a subwoofer
  • 15.2mm shorter
    91.5mmvs106.7mm
  • Has WiFi
  • Can be controlled remotely
  • Has a 3.5mm male connector
  • Has a microphone in
  • Has a magnetic shielding

Why is Sony SRS-XB10 better than Beacon Audio Blazar?

  • Is an active speaker
  • Has a battery level indicator
  • 1.92% less body volume
    796.51cm³vs812.10825cm³
  • 2.1 newer Bluetooth version
    4.2vs2.1
  • Weather sealed
  • 5.1mm narrower
    86.4mmvs91.5mm
  • 195g lighter
    260gvs455g
  • 10.6mm thinner
    86.4mmvs97mm

Top specs and features

Design

1.control panel placed on a device
Beacon Audio Blazar
Sony SRS-XB10

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.

2.drivers count

2

1

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

3.driver unit size

50mm

46mm

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

Best

Sony SRS-X77

462mm

4.volume

812.11cm³

796.51cm³

Best

Meridian Explorer 2

58.75cm³

5.Weather sealed
Beacon Audio Blazar
Sony SRS-XB10

Device is protected with extra seals to prevent failures due to any kind of weather.

6.has a detachable cable
Beacon Audio Blazar
Sony SRS-XB10

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

Sound quality

1.lowest frequency

15Hz

20Hz

The lowest frequency at which the device produces audio. The lower the low-frequency response, the stronger and juicier the bass.

Best

Samsung WAM750

8Hz

2.is an active speaker
Beacon Audio Blazar
Sony SRS-XB10

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 passive radiator
Beacon Audio Blazar
Sony SRS-XB10

A passive radiator looks like a normal driver (speaker) from the front, but on the backside all of its 'guts' are removed. Passive radiators allow woofers to produce deep tones that otherwise may not have been possible. They can have the same sonic output as larger speaker cabinets, but in a much smaller size.

4.has a subwoofer
Beacon Audio Blazar
Sony SRS-XB10

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

5.highest frequency

20000Hz

20000Hz

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

Best

Bose SoundLink Air

60000Hz

6.has a magnetic shielding
Beacon Audio Blazar
Sony SRS-XB10

A magnetic shielding limits the coupling of a magnetic field between two devices. The purpose is to prevent magnetic fields from interfering with electrical devices and avoid distortion (of TV, monitors, hard drives etc.).

Power

1.has a battery level indicator
Beacon Audio Blazar
Sony SRS-XB10

An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.

2.has a rechargeable battery
Beacon Audio Blazar
Sony SRS-XB10

The battery can be recharged and used over again.

3.wireless charging
Beacon Audio Blazar
Sony SRS-XB10

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
Beacon Audio Blazar
Sony SRS-XB10

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

For example

Ion Audio Water Rocker

Connectivity

1.Has WiFi
Beacon Audio Blazar
Sony SRS-XB10

The device can connect to WiFi.

2.Bluetooth version

2.1

4.2

Best

Bluesound Pulse 2i

5

3.has an AUX input
Beacon Audio Blazar
Sony SRS-XB10

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.

4.maximum Bluetooth range

12m

10m

The device can connect at a greater distance via Bluetooth or infrared to another device.

Best

Sol Republic Deck

91m

5.has a socket for a 3.5 mm audio jack
Beacon Audio Blazar
Sony SRS-XB10

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

6.supports Bluetooth pairing using NFC
Beacon Audio Blazar
Sony SRS-XB10

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.

Features

1.Can be used wirelessly
Beacon Audio Blazar
Sony SRS-XB10

Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.

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