60points

Bowers & Wilkins Z2

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Bowers & Wilkins Z2 review: specs and price

Bowers & Wilkins Z2
Bowers & Wilkins Z2
60
points

Why is Bowers & Wilkins Z2 better than the average?

  • Lowest frequency
    50Hzvs74.78Hz
  • Driver unit size
    87.5mmvs53.91mm
  • Volume
    5760cm³vs31551.04cm³
  • Audio output power
    2 x 20Wvs29.86W
  • Highest frequency
    20000Hzvs19723.61Hz
  • Width
    180mmvs193.23mm
  • Power consumption on standby
    0.5W vs0.55W

Top specs and features

Design

1.control panel placed on a device
Bowers & Wilkins Z2

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.

2.driver unit size

87.5mm

The driver unit is the component that produces sound in the device. Bigger drivers are more powerful and can produce better bass.

Best

Sony SRS-X77

462mm

3.drivers count

2

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

Best

Vifa Stockholm 2.0

8

4.volume

5760cm³

Best

Meridian Explorer 2

58.75cm³

5.has a detachable cable
Bowers & Wilkins Z2

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

6.can be controlled remotely
Bowers & Wilkins Z2

A remote control allows you to control the device remotely. The remote control can be included or optional.

Sound quality

1.audio output power

2 x 20W

Audio output power is based on the number of speakers and their power in watts. High audio output power results in loud, clear sounds.

Best

Devialet Silver Phantom Gold

2 x 2250W

2.has stereo speakers
Bowers & Wilkins Z2

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

3.lowest frequency

50Hz

The lowest frequency at which the device produces audio. The lower the low-frequency response, the stronger and juicier the bass.

Best

Samsung WAM750

8Hz

4.is an active speaker
Bowers & Wilkins Z2

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.

5.highest frequency

20000Hz

The highest frequency at which device produces audio. The higher the high-frequency response, the clearer and crispier the treble.

Best

Bose SoundLink Air

60000Hz

6.number of microphones

0

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

Best

Amazon Echo Show

8

Power

1.power consumption operation

36W

How much power the device consumes when it's switched on.

Best

Pure Evoke D2

1.6W

2.power consumption on standby

0.5W

How much power the device consumes when shut down but still plugged in.

Best

LG Music Flow P7

0.03W

Connectivity

1.Has WiFi
Bowers & Wilkins Z2

The device can connect to WiFi.

2.has an AUX input
Bowers & Wilkins Z2

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.

3.has AirPlay
Bowers & Wilkins Z2

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.

4.supports Ethernet
Bowers & Wilkins Z2

Ethernet is a local area network technology.

5.has a cradle with lightning connector
Bowers & Wilkins Z2

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.

Features

1.Can be used wirelessly
Bowers & Wilkins Z2

Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.

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