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Beats by Dre Pill XL
Sonos Play:1
Top 44%672 points
Top 44%
Top 37%759 points
Top 37%
Beats by Dre Pill XL
Sonos Play:1
Top specs and features

Beats by Dre Pill XL vs Sonos Play:1: 23 facts in comparison

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.
Beats by Dre Pill XL
Sonos Play:1
54% have it

2. 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.
Beats by Dre Pill XL
Sonos Play:1
89% have it

3. 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.
Beats by Dre Pill XL
Sonos Play:1
64% have it

4. height

115.5mm shorter.
46mm
Soundmatters FoxL DASH7: 19mm
161.5mm

5. 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.
Beats by Dre Pill XL
Sonos Play:1
50% have it

6. has a battery level indicator

An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.
Beats by Dre Pill XL
Sonos Play:1
32% have it

7. Can be used wirelessly

Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.
Beats by Dre Pill XL
Sonos Play:1
77% have it

8. width

70.9mm narrower.
190mm
Scosche boomBOTTLE mini: 34.5mm
119.1mm

9. has a rechargeable battery

The battery can be recharged and used over again.
Beats by Dre Pill XL
Sonos Play:1
64% have it

10. weight

1.54kg lighter.
310g
Meridian Explorer 2: 50g
1.85kg

11. 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.
Beats by Dre Pill XL
Sonos Play:1
77% have it

12. Has WiFi

The device can connect to WiFi.
Beats by Dre Pill XL
Sonos Play:1
44% have it

13. can be controlled remotely

A remote control allows you to control the device remotely. The remote control can be included or optional.
Beats by Dre Pill XL
Sonos Play:1
34% have it

14. 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.
Beats by Dre Pill XL
Sonos Play:1
25% have it

15. has a socket for a 3.5 mm audio jack

With a standard mini jack socket, you can use the device with most headphones.
Beats by Dre Pill XL
Sonos Play:1
43% have it

16. maximum Bluetooth range

The device can connect at a greater distance via Bluetooth or infrared to another device.
9.1m
Sol Republic Deck: 91m
9.1m

17. wireless charging

The manufacturer offers a branded wireless charging kit. To charge the device, you simply put it down on its charging base.
Beats by Dre Pill XL
Sonos Play:1
20% have it

18. has AirPlay

AirPlay allows wireless connection of Apple devices with external screens or speakers. You may stream computer screen, video and music from iOS devices, play games like on consoles or present your slideshows easily on your TV.
Beats by Dre Pill XL
Sonos Play:1
15% have it

19. has a mute function

The device has an option to mute/unmute a conversation directly from the device.
Beats by Dre Pill XL
Sonos Play:1
16% have it

20. no battery needed

This device works without batteries. It weighs less and you don't have to worry about recharging or replacing the battery.
Beats by Dre Pill XL
Sonos Play:1
27% have it

21. has a 3.5mm male connector

A standard 3.5mm male connector is suitable for use with all MP3 players and computer sound cards.
Beats by Dre Pill XL
Sonos Play:1
44% have it

22. supports Ethernet

Ethernet is a local area network technology.
Beats by Dre Pill XL
Sonos Play:1
9% have it

23. thickness

73.1mm thinner.
46mm
Braven 850: 7mm
119.1mm

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