The driver unit is the component that produces sound in the device. Bigger drivers are more powerful and can produce better bass.
Sony SRS-X77: 462mm
Soundmatters FoxL DASH7: 19mm
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.
88% have it
4. lowest frequency
The lowest frequency at which the device produces audio. The lower the low-frequency response, the stronger and juicier the bass.
Samsung WAM750: 8Hz
5. 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.
63% have it
Scosche boomBOTTLE mini: 34.5mm
Meridian Explorer 2: 58.75cm³
8. 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.
51% have it
9. Bluetooth version
Apple HomePod: 5
Meridian Explorer 2: 50g
11. drivers count
A speaker driver is an individual transducer that converts electrical energy to sound waves. More drivers may result in better sound quality.
Vifa Stockholm 2.0: 8
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.
79% have it
13. 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 6W
Devialet Silver Phantom Gold: 2 x 2250W
14. Can be used wirelessly
Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.
A remote control allows you to control the device remotely. The remote control can be included or optional.
34% have it
17. highest frequency
The highest frequency at which device produces audio. The higher the high-frequency response, the clearer and crispier the treble.
Bose SoundLink Air: 60000Hz
18. maximum Bluetooth range
The device can connect at a greater distance via Bluetooth or infrared to another device.
Sol Republic Deck: 91m
19. has a socket for a 3.5 mm audio jack
With a standard mini jack socket, you can use the device with most headphones.
43% have it
Braven 850: 7mm
21. USB ports
With more USB ports, you are able to connect more devices.
JBL Boombox: 2
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.
14% have it
23. has a 3.5mm male connector
A standard 3.5mm male connector is suitable for use with all MP3 players and computer sound cards.