52points
34points

Bose SoundLink Mini II

51points
32points

Sonos One

Bose SoundLink Mini II
Comparison winner
Cost-effectiveness winner
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28 facts in comparison

Bose SoundLink Mini II vs Sonos One

Bose SoundLink Mini II
Sonos One

Why is Bose SoundLink Mini II better than Sonos One?

  • Has stereo speakers
    ?
  • 76.87% less body volume
    ?

    534.9cm³vs2312.553726cm³
  • 1 more drivers
    ?

    3vs2
  • Can be used wirelessly
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  • Has a rechargeable battery
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  • Has a passive radiator
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  • Has a battery level indicator
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  • Has an AUX input
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Why is Sonos One better than Bose SoundLink Mini II?

  • Has a subwoofer
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  • Supports Wi-Fi
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  • Supports Wi-Fi 4 (802.11n)
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  • Supports Wi-Fi 5 (802.11ac)
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  • Has a mute function
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  • 5 more microphone(s)
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    6vs1
  • Has AirPlay
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  • Has a radio
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Price comparison

Bose SoundLink Mini II

Buy used:

$148.98

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$169.00

Sonos One

Buy used:

$229.95

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$59.99

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Design

1.volume

534.9cm³

2312.55cm³

Volume is the quantity of three-dimensional space enclosed by the product's chassis or, in simpler terms, the space the product occupies.
2.drivers count

3

2

A speaker driver is an individual transducer that converts electrical energy to sound waves. More drivers may result in better sound quality.
3.control panel placed on a device
Bose SoundLink Mini II
Sonos One
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.
4.weather-sealed (splashproof)
Bose SoundLink Mini II
Sonos One
The device is protected with extra seals to prevent failures caused by dust, raindrops, and water splashes.
5.weight

680g

1.85kg

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.
6.has a detachable cable
Bose SoundLink Mini II
Sonos One
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.has stereo speakers
Bose SoundLink Mini II
Sonos One
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 Mini II
Sonos One
Devices with a subwoofer have a higher quality, deeper bass.
3.Has a passive radiator
Bose SoundLink Mini II
Sonos One
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.number of microphones

1

6

More microphones result in better sound quality and enable the device to filter out background noise.

Power

1.has a rechargeable battery
Bose SoundLink Mini II
Sonos One
The battery can be recharged and used over again.
2.has a battery level indicator
Bose SoundLink Mini II
Sonos One
An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.

Connectivity

1.has an AUX input
Bose SoundLink Mini II
Sonos One
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.supports Wi-Fi
Bose SoundLink Mini II
Sonos One
The device can connect to Wi-Fi.
3.has a socket for a 3.5 mm audio jack
Bose SoundLink Mini II
Sonos One
With a standard mini jack socket, you can use the device with most headphones.
4.supports Wi-Fi 4 (802.11n)
Bose SoundLink Mini II
Sonos One
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.
5.supports Wi-Fi 5 (802.11ac)
Bose SoundLink Mini II
Sonos One
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.
6.has AirPlay
Bose SoundLink Mini II
Sonos One
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.

Features

1.Can be used wirelessly
Bose SoundLink Mini II
Sonos One
Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.
2.supports a remote smartphone
Bose SoundLink Mini II
Sonos One
This technology allows the users to use their smartphone as a remote control for the device.
3.has a mute function
Bose SoundLink Mini II
Sonos One
The device has an option to mute/unmute a conversation directly from the device.
4.has voice commands
Bose SoundLink Mini II
Sonos One
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 radio
Bose SoundLink Mini II
Sonos One
A built-in FM radio tuner allows you to listen to most of the live-broadcasted FM radio stations without using the internet.
6.Has voice prompts
Bose SoundLink Mini II
Sonos One
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.

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