81points

Bose SoundLink III

70points

Ultimate Ears Megaboom

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Bose SoundLink III vs Ultimate Ears Megaboom

Bose SoundLink III
Ultimate Ears Megaboom
Bose SoundLink III
Ultimate Ears Megaboom
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Why is Bose SoundLink III better than Ultimate Ears Megaboom?

  • Has stereo speakers
  • Has WiFi
  • Has a detachable cable
  • 94.5mm shorter
    131.5mmvs226mm
  • Has a neodymium magnet
  • Wireless charging
  • Has a mute function
  • Has a 3.5mm male connector

Why is Ultimate Ears Megaboom better than Bose SoundLink III?

  • 3.65% less body volume
    1556.91cm³vs1615.872cm³
  • 20m greater wireless connectivity range
    30mvs10m
  • Weather sealed
  • 493g lighter
    877gvs1370g
  • 173mm narrower
    83mmvs256mm
  • Is dustproof and water resistant
  • Supports a remote smartphone

Top specs and features

Design

1.drivers count

4

2

A speaker driver is an individual transducer that converts electrical energy to sound waves. More drivers may result in better sound quality.

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Vifa Stockholm 2.0

8

2.control panel placed on a device
Bose SoundLink III
Ultimate Ears Megaboom

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.volume

1615.87cm³

1556.91cm³

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58.75cm³

4.has a neodymium magnet
Bose SoundLink III
Ultimate Ears Megaboom

Devices with neodymium magnets are lighter and more powerful than those which use ferrite magnets. They also have more bass and clear high notes.

5.has a detachable cable
Bose SoundLink III
Ultimate Ears Megaboom

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

6.Weather sealed
Bose SoundLink III
Ultimate Ears Megaboom

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

Sound quality

1.has stereo speakers
Bose SoundLink III
Ultimate Ears Megaboom

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

2.is an active speaker
Bose SoundLink III
Ultimate Ears Megaboom

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
Bose SoundLink III
Ultimate Ears Megaboom

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.

Power

1.has a rechargeable battery
Bose SoundLink III
Ultimate Ears Megaboom

The battery can be recharged and used over again.

2.has a battery level indicator
Bose SoundLink III
Ultimate Ears Megaboom

An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.

3.wireless charging
Bose SoundLink III
Ultimate Ears Megaboom

The manufacturer offers a branded wireless charging kit. To charge the device, you simply put it down on its charging base.

4.has a removable battery
Bose SoundLink III
Ultimate Ears Megaboom

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

Connectivity

1.Has WiFi
Bose SoundLink III
Ultimate Ears Megaboom

The device can connect to WiFi.

2.maximum Bluetooth range

10m

30m

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

Best

Sol Republic Deck

91m

3.has an AUX input
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Ultimate Ears Megaboom

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.supports Bluetooth pairing using NFC
Bose SoundLink III
Ultimate Ears Megaboom

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.

5.USB ports

1

1

With more USB ports, you are able to connect more devices.

Best

JBL Boombox

2

6.has a 3.5mm male connector
Bose SoundLink III
Ultimate Ears Megaboom

A standard 3.5mm male connector is suitable for use with all MP3 players and computer sound cards.

Features

1.Can be used wirelessly
Bose SoundLink III
Ultimate Ears Megaboom

Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.

2.has a mute function
Bose SoundLink III
Ultimate Ears Megaboom

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

Miscellaneous

1.supports a remote smartphone
Bose SoundLink III
Ultimate Ears Megaboom

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

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