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Cambridge Audio G5
Sony SRS-X88
Top 47%640 points
Top 47%
Top 8%1,101 points
Top 8%
Cambridge Audio G5
Sony SRS-X88
Top specs and features

Cambridge Audio G5 vs Sony SRS-X88: 28 facts in comparison

1. has stereo speakers

Devices with stereo speakers deliver sound from independent channels on both left and right sides, creating a richer sound and a better experience.
Cambridge Audio G5
Sony SRS-X88
54% have it

2. 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.
Cambridge Audio G5
Sony SRS-X88
89% have it

3. 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.
Cambridge Audio G5
Sony SRS-X88
64% have it

4. volume

56.25% less body volume.
1796.85cm³
Meridian Explorer 2: 58.75cm³
4107.29cm³

5. height

10mm shorter.
121mm
Soundmatters FoxL DASH7: 19mm
111mm

6. has a battery level indicator

An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.
Cambridge Audio G5
Sony SRS-X88
32% have it

7. 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.
Cambridge Audio G5
Sony SRS-X88
50% have it

8. has a passive radiator

A passive radiator looks like a normal driver (speaker) from the front, but on the backside all of its 'guts' are removed. Passive radiators allow woofers to produce deep tones that otherwise may not have been possible. They can have the same sonic output as larger speaker cabinets, but in a much smaller size.
Cambridge Audio G5
Sony SRS-X88
25% have it

9. Can be used wirelessly

Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.
Cambridge Audio G5
Sony SRS-X88
77% have it

10. drivers count

A speaker driver is an individual transducer that converts electrical energy to sound waves. More drivers may result in better sound quality.
5
Vifa Stockholm 2.0: 8
2

11. weight

1.4kg lighter.
1.3kg
Meridian Explorer 2: 50g
2.7kg

12. width

88.9mm narrower.
270mm
Scosche boomBOTTLE mini: 34.5mm
358.9mm

13. has a rechargeable battery

The battery can be recharged and used over again.
Cambridge Audio G5
Sony SRS-X88
64% have it

14. 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.
Cambridge Audio G5
Sony SRS-X88
77% have it

15. Has WiFi

The device can connect to WiFi.
Cambridge Audio G5
Sony SRS-X88
44% have it

16. supports Bluetooth pairing using NFC

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.
Cambridge Audio G5
Sony SRS-X88
25% have it

17. has a socket for a 3.5 mm audio jack

With a standard mini jack socket, you can use the device with most headphones.
Cambridge Audio G5
Sony SRS-X88
43% have it

18. has a subwoofer

Devices with a subwoofer have a higher quality, deeper bass.
Cambridge Audio G5
Sony SRS-X88
23% have it

19. maximum Bluetooth range

The device can connect at a greater distance via Bluetooth or infrared to another device.
10m
Sol Republic Deck: 91m
9.1m

20. Has fast 802.11ac WiFi connection

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.
Cambridge Audio G5
Sony SRS-X88
13% have it

21. warranty period

When covered under the manufacturer’s warranty it is possible to get a replacement in the case of a malfunction.
2
Audio Pro Addon C10: 24
1

22. USB ports

With more USB ports, you are able to connect more devices.
1
JBL Boombox: 2
2

23. 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.
Cambridge Audio G5
Sony SRS-X88
15% have it

24. Has 802.11n WiFi connection

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.
Cambridge Audio G5
Sony SRS-X88
17% have it

25. thickness

48.1mm thinner.
55mm
Braven 850: 7mm
103.1mm

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