63points

Beats by Dre Pill XL

95points

Sony SRS-X88

Beats by Dre Pill XL
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Beats by Dre Pill XL vs Sony SRS-X88

Beats by Dre Pill XL
Sony SRS-X88
Beats by Dre Pill XL
Sony SRS-X88
63
points
95
points

Why is Beats by Dre Pill XL better than Sony SRS-X88?

  • Control panel placed on a device
  • 65mm shorter
    46mmvs111mm
  • Has a socket for a 3.5 mm audio jack
  • Can be controlled remotely
  • 2.39kg lighter
    310gvs2698.9g
  • 168.9mm narrower
    190mmvs358.9mm
  • Has a 3.5mm male connector
  • 57.1mm thinner
    46mmvs103.1mm

Why is Sony SRS-X88 better than Beats by Dre Pill XL?

  • Has stereo speakers
  • 60Hz lower low-frequency
    20Hzvs80Hz
  • Is an active speaker
  • Has a passive radiator
  • Has a subwoofer
  • Has a detachable cable
  • Has fast 802.11ac WiFi connection
  • 1 more USB ports
    2vs1

Top specs and features

Design

1.control panel placed on a device
Beats by Dre Pill XL
Sony SRS-X88

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.can be controlled remotely
Beats by Dre Pill XL
Sony SRS-X88

A remote control allows you to control the device remotely. The remote control can be included or optional.

3.has a detachable cable
Beats by Dre Pill XL
Sony SRS-X88

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

4.height

46mm

111mm

Best

Soundmatters FoxL DASH7

19mm

5.weight

310g

2.7kg

Best

Meridian Explorer 2

50g

6.width

190mm

358.9mm

Best

Scosche boomBOTTLE mini

34.5mm

Sound quality

1.has stereo speakers
Beats by Dre Pill XL
Sony SRS-X88

Devices with stereo speakers deliver sound from independent channels on both left and right sides, creating a richer sound and a better experience.

2.lowest frequency

80Hz

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

3.is an active speaker
Beats by Dre Pill XL
Sony SRS-X88

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.

4.Has a passive radiator
Beats by Dre Pill XL
Sony SRS-X88

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 subwoofer
Beats by Dre Pill XL
Sony SRS-X88

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

6.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

Power

1.has a rechargeable battery
Beats by Dre Pill XL
Sony SRS-X88

The battery can be recharged and used over again.

2.has a battery level indicator
Beats by Dre Pill XL
Sony SRS-X88

An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.

3.has a removable battery
Beats by Dre Pill XL
Sony SRS-X88

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

For example

Ion Audio Water Rocker

4.can be used with standard batteries
Beats by Dre Pill XL
Sony SRS-X88

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

For example

Ion Audio Water Rocker

Connectivity

1.has an AUX input
Beats by Dre Pill XL
Sony SRS-X88

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.maximum Bluetooth range

9.1m

9.1m

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

Best

Sol Republic Deck

91m

3.Has WiFi
Beats by Dre Pill XL
Sony SRS-X88

The device can connect to WiFi.

4.Has fast 802.11ac WiFi connection
Beats by Dre Pill XL
Sony SRS-X88

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 Bluetooth pairing using NFC
Beats by Dre Pill XL
Sony SRS-X88

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.

6.has a socket for a 3.5 mm audio jack
Beats by Dre Pill XL
Sony SRS-X88

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

Features

1.Can be used wirelessly
Beats by Dre Pill XL
Sony SRS-X88

Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.

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