Panasonic SC-HC58
Top 24%117 points
Top 24%
Audio output power
Number of portable speakers
lowmidhigh
Top 100%
207 portable speakers
1.2W - 376W
NaN% of all portable speakersYes
No
audio output power
driver unit size
2 x 20W
Devialet Silver Phantom Gold
2 x 2250W
Best

Panasonic SC-HC58: 34 facts and highlights

1. height

500mm
Soundmatters FoxL DASH7: 19mm
54
0

2. width

204mm
Scosche boomBOTTLE mini: 34.5mm
47
0

3. driver unit size

The driver unit is the component that produces sound in the device. Bigger drivers are more powerful and can produce better bass.
65mm
Sonos Sub: 152.4mm
42
0

4. 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.
Panasonic SC-HC58
91% have it
42
0

5. 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.
Panasonic SC-HC58
54% have it
39
0

6. has stereo speakers

Devices with stereo speakers deliver sound that surrounds the user from left and right side, creating a richer sound and a better experience.
Panasonic SC-HC58
49% have it
38
0

7. volume

8568cm³
WOWee One Slim: 92.4cm³
38
0

8. weight

2600g
Sony Ericsson MS430: 67g
38
0

9. can be controlled remotely

A remote control allows you to control the device remotely. The remote control can be included or optional.
Panasonic SC-HC58
44% have it
37
0

10. 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.
Panasonic SC-HC58
63% have it
35
0

11. has a passive radiator

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.
Panasonic SC-HC58
21% have it
34
0

12. Has WiFi

The device can connect to WiFi.
Panasonic SC-HC58
42% have it
33
0

13. maximum bluetooth range

The device can connect at a greater distance via bluetooth / infrared to another device.
10m
Sol Republic Deck: 91m
32
0

14. drivers count

A speaker driver is an individual transducer that converts electrical energy to sound waves. More drivers may result in better sound quality.
2
Logitech UE Boombox: 8
31
0

15. has a mute function

The device has an option to mute/unmute a conversation directly from the device.
Panasonic SC-HC58
16% have it
30
0

16. 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 20W
Devialet Silver Phantom Gold: 6 x 2250W
29
0

17. no battery needed

This device works without batteries. It weighs less and you don't have to worry about recharging or replacing the battery.
Panasonic SC-HC58
27% have it
29
0

18. thickness

84mm
Braven 850: 7mm
29
0

19. Bluetooth version

3
JBL Playlist: 4.2
29
0

20. has a socket for a 3.5 mm audio jack

With a standard mini jack socket, you can use the device with most headphones.
Panasonic SC-HC58
44% have it
28
0

21. Can be used wirelessly

Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.
Panasonic SC-HC58
77% have it
28
0

22. has USB mass storage support

It can transfer files, music, photos via USB, no need to install additional software.
Panasonic SC-HC58
12% have it
27
0

23. 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.
Panasonic SC-HC58
14% have it
27
0

24. number of microphones

More microphones result in better sound quality and enable the device to filter out background noise.
0
Creative Sound Blaster Axx 200: 4
27
0

25. power consumption operation

How much power the device consumes when it's switched on.
38W
Pure Evoke D2: 1.6W
26
0

26. has a sleep timer

A sleep timer is a function that shuts off the power after a preset amount of time.
Panasonic SC-HC58
12% have it
26
0

27. has a radio

It works as an FM radio with included headsets
Panasonic SC-HC58
15% have it
26
0

28. Has an alarm clock

It includes an alarm clock which you can set in order to wake you up or to act as a reminder.
Panasonic SC-HC58
16% have it
26
0

29. USB ports

With more USB ports, you are able to connect more devices.
1
JLab Audio Crasher: 2
25
0

30. Is DLNA certified

All DLNA certified products are compatible with one another. When different devices are connected to the same network, data can be transferred easily between them.
Panasonic SC-HC58
7% have it
25
0

31. impedance

Impedance is the device’s electrical resistance to the current being pushed through it. The lower the impedance, the easier it is to get higher volume and requires less power.
6Ohms
SimplyVibe V3-5CPB: 3Ohms
25
0

32. power consumption on standby

How much power the device consumes when shut down but still plugged in.
0.1W
LG Music Flow P7: 0.03W
25
0

33. has a cradle with lightning connector

Lightning is a proprietary computer bus and power connector created by Apple Inc. It allows you to easily plug your iPhone 5, iPod Touch (5th gen.), iPod Nano (7th gen.), iPad (4th gen.), and iPad Mini into the device, play music and at the same time charge it.
Panasonic SC-HC58
2% have it
25
0

34. has active noise canceling / noise reduction

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.
Panasonic SC-HC58
5% have it
24
0

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