Bowers & Wilkins Z2
Top 21%129 points
Top 21%
Lowest frequency
Number of portable speakers
lowmidhigh
Top 95%
30 portable speakers
29.25Hz - 50.5Hz
NaN% of all portable speakersYes
No
lowest frequency
highest frequency
audio output power
driver unit size

Bowers & Wilkins Z2: 25 facts and highlights

1. height

320mm
Soundmatters FoxL DASH7: 19mm
55
0

2. width

180mm
Scosche boomBOTTLE mini: 34.50mm
49
0

3. control panel placed on a device

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.
Bowers & Wilkins Z2
91% have it
43
0

4. driver unit size

The driver unit is the component that produces sound in the device. Bigger drivers are more powerful and can produce better bass.
87.50mm
Sonos Sub: 152.40mm
43
0

5. has a detachable cable

With a detachable cable you can use alternative cables, and if the cable is pulled it will pop out instead of breaking.
Bowers & Wilkins Z2
55% have it
40
0

6. weight

2.60kg
Sony Ericsson MS430: 67g
39
0

7. has stereo speakers

Devices with stereo speakers deliver sound that surrounds the user from left and right side, creating a richer sound and a better experience.
Bowers & Wilkins Z2
49% have it
39
0

8. volume

5760cm³
WOWee One Slim: 92.40cm³
38
0

9. lowest frequency

The lowest frequency at which the device produces audio. The lower the low-frequency response, the stronger and juicier the bass.
50Hz
Samsung WAM750: 8Hz
38
0

10. can be controlled remotely

A remote control allows you to control the device remotely. The remote control can be included or optional.
Bowers & Wilkins Z2
44% have it
37
0

11. is an active speaker

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.
Bowers & Wilkins Z2
63% have it
35
0

12. has an AUX input

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.
Bowers & Wilkins Z2
85% have it
33
0

13. drivers count

A speaker driver is an individual transducer that converts electrical energy to sound waves. More drivers may result in better sound quality.
2
Eton Rukus XL: 8
33
0

14. Has WiFi

The device can connect to WiFi.
Bowers & Wilkins Z2
42% have it
33
0

15. audio output power

Audio output power is based on the number of speakers and their power in watts. High audio output power results in loud, clear sounds.
2 x 20W
Devialet Silver Phantom Gold: 6 x 2250W
30
0

16. thickness

100mm
Braven 850: 7mm
30
0

17. Can be used wirelessly

Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.
Bowers & Wilkins Z2
77% have it
30
0

18. no battery needed

This device works without batteries. It weighs less and you don't have to worry about recharging or replacing the battery.
Bowers & Wilkins Z2
27% have it
29
0

19. supports Ethernet

Ethernet is a local area network technology.
Bowers & Wilkins Z2
9% have it
29
0

20. highest frequency

The highest frequency at which device produces audio. The higher the high-frequency response, the clearer and crispier the treble.
20000Hz
Bose SoundLink Air: 60000Hz
27
0

21. number of microphones

More microphones result in better sound quality and enable the device to filter out background noise.
0
Creative Sound Blaster Axx 200: 4
27
0

22. has AirPlay

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.
Bowers & Wilkins Z2
14% have it
27
0

23. power consumption operation

How much power the device consumes when it's switched on.
36W
Pure Evoke D2: 1.60W
26
0

24. has a cradle with lightning connector

Lightning is a proprietary computer bus and power connector created by Apple Inc. It allows you to easily plug your iPhone 5, iPod Touch (5th gen.), iPod Nano (7th gen.), iPad (4th gen.), and iPad Mini into the device, play music and at the same time charge it.
Bowers & Wilkins Z2
2% have it
25
0

25. power consumption on standby

How much power the device consumes when shut down but still plugged in.
0.50W
LG Music Flow P7: 0.03W
25
0

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