39points

Bose SoundTouch 30

55points

Bose Soundtouch Portable

Bose SoundTouch 30
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26 facts in comparison

Bose SoundTouch 30 vs Bose Soundtouch Portable

Bose SoundTouch 30
Bose Soundtouch Portable

Why is Bose SoundTouch 30 better than Bose Soundtouch Portable?

  • Supports Wi-Fi 4 (802.11n)
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  • Supports Wi-Fi 5 (802.11ac)
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Why is Bose Soundtouch Portable better than Bose SoundTouch 30?

  • 87.86% less body volume
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    2342.59cm³vs19294.177056cm³
  • Can be used wirelessly
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  • Has a rechargeable battery
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  • Has a battery level indicator
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  • 58mm bigger driver unit
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    60mmvs2mm
  • Has a socket for a 3.5 mm audio jack
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  • Has a mute function
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  • Has a 3.5mm male connector
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Price comparison

Bose SoundTouch 30

Buy used:

$179.00

ProductStorePrice
Bose SoundTouch 30 AmazonPHILIPS Bluetooth Stereo System for Home...PHILIPS Bluetooth Stereo System for Home with CD Player, Wireless Streaming, MP3, USB, Audio in, FM Radio, 15W, Micro Music Sound System
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$129.99
Bose SoundTouch 30 AmazonPHILIPS Bluetooth Stereo System for Home...PHILIPS Bluetooth Stereo System for Home with CD Player, MP3, USB, Audio in, FM Radio, Bass Reflex Speaker, 60W, Remote Control Included
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$199.99
Bose SoundTouch 30 AmazonBose Home Speaker 500: Smart Bluetooth S...Bose Home Speaker 500: Smart Bluetooth Speaker with Alexa Voice Control Built-In, Black
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$299.00
Bose SoundTouch 30 AmazonBose Home Speaker 300: Bluetooth Smart S...Bose Home Speaker 300: Bluetooth Smart Speaker with Amazon Alexa Built-in, Silver
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$199.00

Bose Soundtouch Portable

Buy used:

$179.00

ProductStorePrice
Bose Soundtouch Portable AmazonBose Portable Smart Speaker — with Alexa...Bose Portable Smart Speaker — with Alexa Voice Control Built-in, Black & SoundLink Revolve Charging Cradle Black
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$378.00
Bose Soundtouch Portable AmazonBose QuietComfort 35 II Wireless Bluetoo...Bose QuietComfort 35 II Wireless Bluetooth Headphones, Noise-Cancelling, with Alexa Voice Control - Black
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$299.00
Bose Soundtouch Portable AmazonBose Portable Smart Speaker — Wireless B...Bose Portable Smart Speaker — Wireless Bluetooth Speaker with Alexa Voice Control Built-In, Black
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$349.00

Design

1.volume

19294.18cm³

2342.59cm³

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 SoundTouch 30
Bose Soundtouch Portable
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.
The driver unit is the component that produces sound in the device. Bigger drivers are more powerful and can produce better bass.
When covered under the manufacturer’s warranty it is possible to get a replacement in the case of a malfunction.
5.has a detachable cable
Bose SoundTouch 30
Bose Soundtouch Portable
With a detachable cable you can use alternative cables, and if the cable is pulled it will pop out instead of breaking.
6.weight

8.39kg

1.4kg

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.
7.Has a remote control
Bose SoundTouch 30
Bose Soundtouch Portable
A remote control allows you to control the device remotely. The remote control can be included or optional.
8.height

246.4mm

147mm

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

434.3mm

249mm

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 SoundTouch 30
Bose Soundtouch Portable
Devices with stereo speakers deliver sound from independent channels on both left and right sides, creating a richer sound and a better experience.

Power

1.has a rechargeable battery
Bose SoundTouch 30
Bose Soundtouch Portable
The battery can be recharged and used over again.
2.has a battery level indicator
Bose SoundTouch 30
Bose Soundtouch Portable
An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.
3.has wireless charging
Bose SoundTouch 30
Bose Soundtouch Portable
The manufacturer offers a branded wireless charging kit. To charge the device, you simply put it down on its charging base.

Connectivity

1.has an AUX input
Bose SoundTouch 30
Bose Soundtouch Portable
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 SoundTouch 30
Bose Soundtouch Portable
The device can connect to Wi-Fi.
3.has a socket for a 3.5 mm audio jack
Bose SoundTouch 30
Bose Soundtouch Portable
With a standard mini jack socket, you can use the device with most headphones.
With more USB ports, you are able to connect more devices.
5.supports Wi-Fi 4 (802.11n)
Bose SoundTouch 30
Bose Soundtouch Portable
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.
6.supports Wi-Fi 5 (802.11ac)
Bose SoundTouch 30
Bose Soundtouch Portable
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.
7.has a 3.5mm male connector
Bose SoundTouch 30
Bose Soundtouch Portable
A standard 3.5mm male connector is suitable for use with all MP3 players and computer sound cards.
8.has AirPlay
Bose SoundTouch 30
Bose Soundtouch Portable
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.
9.supports Ethernet
Bose SoundTouch 30
Bose Soundtouch Portable
Ethernet is a local area network technology.

Features

1.Can be used wirelessly
Bose SoundTouch 30
Bose Soundtouch Portable
Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.
2.supports a remote smartphone
Bose SoundTouch 30
Bose Soundtouch Portable
This technology allows the users to use their smartphone as a remote control for the device.
3.has a mute function
Bose SoundTouch 30
Bose Soundtouch Portable
The device has an option to mute/unmute a conversation directly from the device.

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