67points

Harman Kardon OMNI 20

94points

Sony SRS-X88

Harman Kardon OMNI 20
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Sony SRS-X88
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Harman Kardon OMNI 20 vs Sony SRS-X88

Harman Kardon OMNI 20
Sony SRS-X88
Harman Kardon OMNI 20
Sony SRS-X88

Why is Harman Kardon OMNI 20 better than Sony SRS-X88?

  • Control panel placed on a device
  • 98.9mm narrower
    260mmvs358.9mm
  • 573.9g lighter
    2.13kgvs2698.9g
  • Can be controlled remotely
  • Has a socket for a 3.5 mm audio jack
  • Wireless charging
  • Has a 3.5mm male connector

Why is Sony SRS-X88 better than Harman Kardon OMNI 20?

  • 33Hz lower low-frequency
    20Hzvs53Hz
  • Is an active speaker
  • 21.6mm bigger driver unit
    40.6mmvs19mm
  • 41.97% less body volume
    4107.29cm³vs7078.24cm³
  • Has a battery level indicator
  • Has a passive radiator
  • Has a detachable cable
  • Has a rechargeable battery

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Design

1.drivers count

2

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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2.control panel placed on a device
Harman Kardon OMNI 20
Sony SRS-X88

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.

3.driver unit size

19mm

40.6mm

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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462mm

4.volume

7078.24cm³

4107.29cm³

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58.75cm³

5.has a detachable cable
Harman Kardon OMNI 20
Sony SRS-X88

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

6.can be controlled remotely
Harman Kardon OMNI 20
Sony SRS-X88

A remote control allows you to control the device remotely. The remote control can be included or optional.

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Sound quality

1.is an active speaker
Harman Kardon OMNI 20
Sony SRS-X88

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.

2.has stereo speakers
Harman Kardon OMNI 20
Sony SRS-X88

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

3.lowest frequency

53Hz

20Hz

The lowest frequency at which the device produces audio. The lower the low-frequency response, the stronger and juicier the bass.

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8Hz

4.has a passive radiator
Harman Kardon OMNI 20
Sony SRS-X88

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.

5.has a subwoofer
Harman Kardon OMNI 20
Sony SRS-X88

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

6.highest frequency

20000Hz

20000Hz

The highest frequency at which device produces audio. The higher the high-frequency response, the clearer and crispier the treble.

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60000Hz

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Power

1.has a battery level indicator
Harman Kardon OMNI 20
Sony SRS-X88

An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.

2.has a rechargeable battery
Harman Kardon OMNI 20
Sony SRS-X88

The battery can be recharged and used over again.

3.wireless charging
Harman Kardon OMNI 20
Sony SRS-X88

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
Harman Kardon OMNI 20
Sony SRS-X88

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

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5.has a removable battery
Harman Kardon OMNI 20
Sony SRS-X88

The battery is removable and can be replaced by the user if broken.

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Connectivity

1.Has WiFi
Harman Kardon OMNI 20
Sony SRS-X88

The device can connect to WiFi.

2.has an AUX input
Harman Kardon OMNI 20
Sony SRS-X88

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.

3.Has fast 802.11ac WiFi connection
Harman Kardon OMNI 20
Sony SRS-X88

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.

4.supports Bluetooth pairing using NFC
Harman Kardon OMNI 20
Sony SRS-X88

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.

5.has AirPlay
Harman Kardon OMNI 20
Sony SRS-X88

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.

6.has a socket for a 3.5 mm audio jack
Harman Kardon OMNI 20
Sony SRS-X88

With a standard mini jack socket, you can use the device with most headphones.

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Features

1.Can be used wirelessly
Harman Kardon OMNI 20
Sony SRS-X88

Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.

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