42points

Google Nest Mini

52points

Sonos One

Google Nest Mini
Sonos One
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35 facts in comparison

Google Nest Mini vs Sonos One

Google Nest Mini
Sonos One
42
points
Google Nest Mini
52
points
Sonos One

Why is Google Nest Mini better than Sonos One?

  • 82.56% less body volume
    ?

    403.37cm³vs2312.553726cm³
  • Can be used wirelessly
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  • Supports a remote smartphone
    ?
  • 1.67kg lighter
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    181gvs1850g
  • 21.7mm narrower
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    98mmvs119.7mm
  • 63.4mm shorter
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    98mmvs161.4mm
  • 77.7mm thinner
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    42mmvs119.7mm

Why is Sonos One better than Google Nest Mini?

  • Is an active speaker
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  • Has a subwoofer
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  • 1 more drivers
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    2vs1
  • Has a detachable cable
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  • Has a mute function
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  • 3 more microphone(s)
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    6vs3
  • Has a radio
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  • Supports Ethernet
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Price comparison

Sonos One

Buy used:

$213.71

ProductStorePrice
Sonos One walmartSonos One SL - Microphone-Free Smart Spe...Sonos One SL - Microphone-Free Smart Speaker Black
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$179.00

Design

1.volume

403.37cm³

2312.55cm³

Volume is the quantity of three-dimensional space enclosed by the product's chassis or, in simpler terms, the space the product occupies.
2.drivers count

1

2

A speaker driver is an individual transducer that converts electrical energy to sound waves. More drivers may result in better sound quality.
3.control panel placed on a device
Google Nest Mini
Sonos One
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.
4.weather-sealed (splashproof)
Google Nest Mini
Sonos One
The device is protected with extra seals to prevent failures caused by dust, raindrops, and water splashes.
5.weight

181g

1.85kg

We consider a lower weight better because lighter devices are more comfortable to carry. A lower weight is also an advantage for home appliances, as it makes transportation easier, and for many other types of products.
6.has a detachable cable
Google Nest Mini
Sonos One
With a detachable cable you can use alternative cables, and if the cable is pulled it will pop out instead of breaking.

Sound quality

1.has stereo speakers
Google Nest Mini
Sonos One
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
Google Nest Mini
Sonos One
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
Google Nest Mini
Sonos One
Devices with a subwoofer have a higher quality, deeper bass.
4.has active noise cancellation (noise control)
Google Nest Mini
Sonos One
This type of device allows you to listen at lower volume levels, causing less ear fatigue as you don't have to crank up the volume to overcome background noise. Ideal for plane rides and morning commutes.
5.number of microphones

3

6

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

Connectivity

1.has an AUX input
Google Nest Mini
Sonos One
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.
2.supports Wi-Fi
Google Nest Mini
Sonos One
The device can connect to Wi-Fi.
3.supports Bluetooth pairing using NFC
Google Nest Mini
Sonos One
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.
4.has a socket for a 3.5 mm audio jack
Google Nest Mini
Sonos One
With a standard mini jack socket, you can use the device with most headphones.
5.supports Wi-Fi 5 (802.11ac)
Google Nest Mini
Sonos One
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.
6.supports Wi-Fi 4 (802.11n)
Google Nest Mini
Sonos One
Wi-Fi 4 (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.

Features

1.Can be used wirelessly
Google Nest Mini
Sonos One
Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.
2.supports a remote smartphone
Google Nest Mini
Sonos One
This technology allows the users to use their smartphone as a remote control for the device.
3.has a mute function
Google Nest Mini
Sonos One
The device has an option to mute/unmute a conversation directly from the device.
4.has voice commands
Google Nest Mini
Sonos One
You can use your voice to control key functions of the device and you can easily access your device without pushing any button.
5.Has a radio
Google Nest Mini
Sonos One
A built-in FM radio tuner allows you to listen to most of the live-broadcasted FM radio stations without using the internet.
6.Has voice prompts
Google Nest Mini
Sonos One
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.

Price comparison

Sonos One

Buy used:

$213.71

ProductStorePrice
Sonos One walmartSonos One SL - Microphone-Free Smart Spe...Sonos One SL - Microphone-Free Smart Speaker Black
walmart logo
$179.00

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