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Google Home Mini

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Google Home Mini review: specs and price

Google Home Mini
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Google Home Mini

Why is Google Home Mini better than the average?

  • Volume
    403.37cm³vs4342.95cm³
  • Bluetooth version
    4.2vs3.37
  • Weight
    173gvs1.57kg
  • Height
    98mmvs160.23mm
  • Width
    98mmvs193.42mm
  • Number of microphones
    ?

    2vs0.71
  • Thickness
    42mmvs98.7mm

Price comparison

Design

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

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203mm

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

Best

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1

3.volume
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Best

Polk Audio Boom Bit

51.61cm³

403.37cm³

4.Weather-sealed (splashproof)
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The device is protected with extra seals to prevent failures caused by dust, raindrops, and water splashes. Show more

For example

Ultimate Ears Wonderboom 2

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

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6.height
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Soundmatters FoxL DASH7

19mm

98mm

Sound quality

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

Google Home Mini
2.is an active speaker
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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.

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3.has a noise canceling microphone
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These microphones are designed to filter out background noise from the desired sound. Especially useful in noisy environments.

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

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8

2

5.has a magnetic shielding
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A magnetic shielding limits the coupling of a magnetic field between two devices. The purpose is to prevent magnetic fields from interfering with electrical devices and avoid distortion (of TV, monitors, hard drives etc.).

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Power

1.has a rechargeable battery
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The battery can be recharged and used over again.

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2.has a battery level indicator
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An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.

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Connectivity

1.Bluetooth version
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5

4.2

2.has an AUX input
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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.

For example

Sony SRS-XB12

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3.Has Wi-Fi
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The device can connect to Wi-Fi.

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4.Has fast 802.11ac Wi-Fi connection
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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. Show more

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5.USB ports
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With more USB ports, you are able to connect more devices.

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2

1

6.has a socket for a 3.5 mm audio jack
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With a standard mini jack socket, you can use the device with most headphones. Show more

For example

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Features

1.Can be used wirelessly
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Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.

For example

Ultimate Ears Wonderboom 2

Google Home Mini
2.has a mute function
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The device has an option to mute/unmute a conversation directly from the device.

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3.Has voice prompts
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With voice prompts, you will automatically receive information via audio messages – for instance, you may find out that the battery is running low, and it's time to recharge the device.

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4.Has a radio
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A built-in FM radio tuner allows you to listen to most of the live-broadcasted FM radio stations without using the internet. Show more

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5.has voice commands
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You can use your voice to control key functions of the device and you can easily access your device without pushing any button.

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