59points

Eton Rukus XL

92points

Sony SRS-X99

Eton Rukus XL
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Eton Rukus XL vs Sony SRS-X99

Eton Rukus XL
Sony SRS-X99
Eton Rukus XL
Sony SRS-X99

Why is Eton Rukus XL better than Sony SRS-X99?

  • 224mm narrower
    206mmvs430mm
  • 1.52kg lighter
    3.17kgvs4699.2g

Why is Sony SRS-X99 better than Eton Rukus XL?

  • 29.04% less body volume
    7154.13cm³vs10082.464cm³
  • 0.9 newer Bluetooth version
    3vs2.1
  • 234.9mm shorter
    133.1mmvs368mm
  • Has WiFi
  • Has a subwoofer
  • Supports Bluetooth pairing using NFC
  • Has fast 802.11ac WiFi connection
  • Wireless charging

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Design

1.control panel placed on a device
Eton Rukus XL
Sony SRS-X99

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.drivers count

8

2

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

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8

3.volume

10082.46cm³

7154.13cm³

Best

Meridian Explorer 2

58.75cm³

4.has a detachable cable
Eton Rukus XL
Sony SRS-X99

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

5.weight

3.17kg

4.7kg

Best

Meridian Explorer 2

50g

6.height

368mm

133.1mm

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Soundmatters FoxL DASH7

19mm

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Sound quality

1.has stereo speakers
Eton Rukus XL
Sony SRS-X99

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

2.is an active speaker
Eton Rukus XL
Sony SRS-X99

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.

3.has a subwoofer
Eton Rukus XL
Sony SRS-X99

Devices with a subwoofer have a higher quality, deeper bass.

4.has a passive radiator
Eton Rukus XL
Sony SRS-X99

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.

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Power

1.has a rechargeable battery
Eton Rukus XL
Sony SRS-X99

The battery can be recharged and used over again.

2.has a battery level indicator
Eton Rukus XL
Sony SRS-X99

An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.

3.wireless charging
Eton Rukus XL
Sony SRS-X99

The manufacturer offers a branded wireless charging kit. To charge the device, you simply put it down on its charging base.

4.can be used with standard batteries
Eton Rukus XL
Sony SRS-X99

You can use the device with standard batteries instead of a power supply.

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Connectivity

1.Bluetooth version

2.1

3

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Bluesound Pulse 2i

5

2.Has WiFi
Eton Rukus XL
Sony SRS-X99

The device can connect to WiFi.

3.has an AUX input
Eton Rukus XL
Sony SRS-X99

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.

4.Has fast 802.11ac WiFi connection
Eton Rukus XL
Sony SRS-X99

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.

5.supports Bluetooth pairing using NFC
Eton Rukus XL
Sony SRS-X99

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.

6.Has 802.11n WiFi connection
Eton Rukus XL
Sony SRS-X99

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.

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Features

1.Can be used wirelessly
Eton Rukus XL
Sony SRS-X99

Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.

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