64points

Bose SoundLink II

53points

Sony LSPX-S3

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Bose SoundLink II vs Sony LSPX-S3

Bose SoundLink II
Sony LSPX-S3

Why is Bose SoundLink II better than Sony LSPX-S3?

  • Has stereo speakers
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  • 40.38% less body volume
    ?

    1522.56cm³vs2553.604cm³
  • Has a passive radiator
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  • Has an AUX input
    ?
  • Supports Wi-Fi
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  • Has a neodymium magnet
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  • Has a mute function
    ?
  • Has a 3.5mm male connector
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Why is Sony LSPX-S3 better than Bose SoundLink II?

  • Has a subwoofer
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  • 2.9 newer Bluetooth version
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    5vs2.1
  • 20m greater wireless connectivity range
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    30mvs10m
  • Has AirPlay
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  • 200g lighter
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    1.1kgvs1300g
  • 36mm narrower
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    94mmvs130mm
  • Has a removable battery
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Price comparison

Bose SoundLink II

Buy used:

$150.98

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Bose SoundLink II AmazonBose SoundLink Color II: Portable Blueto...Bose SoundLink Color II: Portable Bluetooth, Wireless Speaker with Microphone- Soft Black
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$129.00
Bose SoundLink II AmazonBose SoundLink Around Ear Wireless Headp...Bose SoundLink Around Ear Wireless Headphones II - Black
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$229.00
Bose SoundLink II AmazonBose Soundlink Mini II Special Edition (...Bose Soundlink Mini II Special Edition (Black)
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$179.88
Bose SoundLink II AmazonBose SoundLink Revolve+ (Series II) Port...Bose SoundLink Revolve+ (Series II) Portable Bluetooth Speaker - Wireless Water-Resistant Speaker with Long-Lasting Battery and Handle, Black
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$329.00
Bose SoundLink II Amazon(Refurbished) BOSE soundlink Mini II Lim...(Refurbished) BOSE soundlink Mini II Limited Edition Bluetooth Speaker
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$179.99
Bose SoundLink II AmazonBose SoundLink around-ear wireless headp...Bose SoundLink around-ear wireless headphones II Black (Renewed)
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$194.99
Bose SoundLink II AmazonBose SoundLink Micro: Small Portable Blu...Bose SoundLink Micro: Small Portable Bluetooth Speaker (Waterproof), Black
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$119.00
Bose SoundLink II AmazonBose QuietComfort 35 II Noise Cancelling...Bose QuietComfort 35 II Noise Cancelling Bluetooth Headphones— Wireless, Over Ear Headphones with Built in Microphone and Alexa Voice Control, Silver
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$299.00
Bose SoundLink II AmazonCable Boom Microphone - Volume Control f...Cable Boom Microphone - Volume Control for Playstation PS4 or Xbox One Controller, PC - Boompro Gaming Mic Compatible with Bose QC25, QC35 II, QC35, QuietComfort 25/35 Headphones(150CM)
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$27.99

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Design

1.volume

1522.56cm³

2553.6cm³

Volume is the quantity of three-dimensional space enclosed by the product's chassis or, in simpler terms, the space the product occupies.
2.control panel placed on a device
Bose SoundLink II
Sony LSPX-S3
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.weather-sealed (splashproof)
Bose SoundLink II
Sony LSPX-S3
The device is protected with extra seals to prevent failures caused by dust, raindrops, and water splashes.
4.is dustproof and water-resistant
Bose SoundLink II
Sony LSPX-S3
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.
5.has a neodymium magnet
Bose SoundLink II
Sony LSPX-S3
Devices with neodymium magnets are lighter and more powerful than those which use ferrite magnets. They also have more bass and clear high notes.
6.has a detachable cable
Bose SoundLink II
Sony LSPX-S3
With a detachable cable you can use alternative cables, and if the cable is pulled it will pop out instead of breaking.
7.weight

1.3kg

1.1kg

We consider a lower weight better because lighter devices are more comfortable to carry. A lower weight is also an advantage for home appliances, as it makes transportation easier, and for many other types of products.
8.Has a remote control
Bose SoundLink II
Sony LSPX-S3
A remote control allows you to control the device remotely. The remote control can be included or optional.
9.width

130mm

94mm

The width represents the horizontal dimension of the product. We consider a smaller width better because it assures easy maneuverability.

Sound quality

1.has stereo speakers
Bose SoundLink II
Sony LSPX-S3
Devices with stereo speakers deliver sound from independent channels on both left and right sides, creating a richer sound and a better experience.
2.has a subwoofer
Bose SoundLink II
Sony LSPX-S3
Devices with a subwoofer have a higher quality, deeper bass.
3.Has a passive radiator
Bose SoundLink II
Sony LSPX-S3
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.
4.has a noise-canceling microphone
Bose SoundLink II
Sony LSPX-S3
These microphones are designed to filter out background noise from the desired sound. Especially useful in noisy environments.
5.has a magnetic shielding
Bose SoundLink II
Sony LSPX-S3
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 rechargeable battery
Bose SoundLink II
Sony LSPX-S3
The battery can be recharged and used over again.
2.has a battery level indicator
Bose SoundLink II
Sony LSPX-S3
An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.
3.has wireless charging
Bose SoundLink II
Sony LSPX-S3
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
Bose SoundLink II
Sony LSPX-S3
You can use the device with standard batteries instead of a power supply.
5.has a removable battery
Bose SoundLink II
Sony LSPX-S3
The battery is removable and can be replaced by the user if broken.

Connectivity

1.has an AUX input
Bose SoundLink II
Sony LSPX-S3
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.
Bluetooth is a wireless technology standard that allows data transfers between devices placed in close proximity, using short-wavelength, ultra-high frequency radio waves. Newer versions provide faster data transfers.
3.supports Wi-Fi
Bose SoundLink II
Sony LSPX-S3
The device can connect to Wi-Fi.
The device can connect at a greater distance via Bluetooth or infrared to another device.
5.has a socket for a 3.5 mm audio jack
Bose SoundLink II
Sony LSPX-S3
With a standard mini jack socket, you can use the device with most headphones.
6.supports Bluetooth pairing using NFC
Bose SoundLink II
Sony LSPX-S3
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.
7.supports Wi-Fi 4 (802.11n)
Bose SoundLink II
Sony LSPX-S3
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.
8.has a 3.5mm male connector
Bose SoundLink II
Sony LSPX-S3
A standard 3.5mm male connector is suitable for use with all MP3 players and computer sound cards.
9.supports Wi-Fi 5 (802.11ac)
Bose SoundLink II
Sony LSPX-S3
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.

Features

1.Can be used wirelessly
Bose SoundLink II
Sony LSPX-S3
Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.
2.supports a remote smartphone
Bose SoundLink II
Sony LSPX-S3
This technology allows the users to use their smartphone as a remote control for the device.
3.Has a radio
Bose SoundLink II
Sony LSPX-S3
A built-in FM radio tuner allows you to listen to most of the live-broadcasted FM radio stations without using the internet.
4.has voice commands
Bose SoundLink II
Sony LSPX-S3
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 a mute function
Bose SoundLink II
Sony LSPX-S3
The device has an option to mute/unmute a conversation directly from the device.
6.has a sleep timer
Bose SoundLink II
Sony LSPX-S3
A sleep timer is a function that shuts off the power after a preset amount of time.
7.Has voice prompts
Bose SoundLink II
Sony LSPX-S3
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.

Price comparison

Bose SoundLink II

Buy used:

$150.98

ProductStorePrice
Bose SoundLink II AmazonBose SoundLink Color II: Portable Blueto...Bose SoundLink Color II: Portable Bluetooth, Wireless Speaker with Microphone- Soft Black
Amazon logo
$129.00
Bose SoundLink II AmazonBose SoundLink Around Ear Wireless Headp...Bose SoundLink Around Ear Wireless Headphones II - Black
Amazon logo
$229.00
Bose SoundLink II AmazonBose Soundlink Mini II Special Edition (...Bose Soundlink Mini II Special Edition (Black)
Amazon logo
$179.88
Bose SoundLink II AmazonBose SoundLink Revolve+ (Series II) Port...Bose SoundLink Revolve+ (Series II) Portable Bluetooth Speaker - Wireless Water-Resistant Speaker with Long-Lasting Battery and Handle, Black
Amazon logo
$329.00
Bose SoundLink II Amazon(Refurbished) BOSE soundlink Mini II Lim...(Refurbished) BOSE soundlink Mini II Limited Edition Bluetooth Speaker
Amazon logo
$179.99
Bose SoundLink II AmazonBose SoundLink around-ear wireless headp...Bose SoundLink around-ear wireless headphones II Black (Renewed)
Amazon logo
$194.99
Bose SoundLink II AmazonBose SoundLink Micro: Small Portable Blu...Bose SoundLink Micro: Small Portable Bluetooth Speaker (Waterproof), Black
Amazon logo
$119.00
Bose SoundLink II AmazonBose QuietComfort 35 II Noise Cancelling...Bose QuietComfort 35 II Noise Cancelling Bluetooth Headphones— Wireless, Over Ear Headphones with Built in Microphone and Alexa Voice Control, Silver
Amazon logo
$299.00
Bose SoundLink II AmazonCable Boom Microphone - Volume Control f...Cable Boom Microphone - Volume Control for Playstation PS4 or Xbox One Controller, PC - Boompro Gaming Mic Compatible with Bose QC25, QC35 II, QC35, QuietComfort 25/35 Headphones(150CM)
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$27.99

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