Panasonic SC-HC58

20 Reasons why Panasonic SC-HC58 is better

than the average

1.Explicitly bigger driver unit
65mmvs 54mm (the average)
vs 152.4mm (best: Sonos Sub)
The driver unit is the component that produces sound in the device. Bigger drivers are more powerful and can produce better bass.
2.Has stereo speakers
Yesvs No (51% don't have it)
Devices with stereo speakers deliver sound that surrounds the user from left and right side, creating a richer sound and a better experience.
3.Can be controlled remotely
Yesvs No (56% don't have it)
A remote control allows you to control the device remotely. The remote control can be included or optional.
4.Has a passive radiator
Yesvs No (79% don't have it)
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 WiFi
Yesvs No (58% don't have it)
The device can connect to WiFi.
6.Has a mute function
Yesvs No (83% don't have it)
The device has an option to mute/unmute a conversation directly from the device.
7.No battery needed
Yesvs No (73% don't have it)
This device works without batteries. It weighs less and you don't have to worry about recharging or replacing the battery.
8.Reasonably newer Bluetooth version
3vs 3 (the average)
vs 4.2 (best: JBL Playlist)
84mmvs 104mm (the average)
vs 7mm (best: Braven 850)
10.Has a socket for a 3.5 mm audio jack
Yesvs No (56% don't have it)
With a standard mini jack socket, you can use the device with most headphones.
11.Has AirPlay
Yesvs No (86% don't have it)
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.
12.Has USB mass storage support
Yesvs No (88% don't have it)
It can transfer files, music, photos via USB, no need to install additional software.
13.Has an alarm clock
Yesvs No (84% don't have it)
It includes an alarm clock which you can set in order to wake you up or to act as a reminder.
14.Has a radio
Yesvs No (85% don't have it)
It works as an FM radio with included headsets
15.Has a sleep timer
Yesvs No (88% don't have it)
A sleep timer is a function that shuts off the power after a preset amount of time.
16.Has a cradle with lightning connector
Yesvs No (98% don't have it)
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.
17.Is DLNA certified
Yesvs No (93% don't have it)
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.
18.Explicitly lower impedance
6Ohmsvs 609Ohms (the average)
vs 3Ohms (best: SimplyVibe V3-5CPB)
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.
19.Explicitly lower power consumption on standby
0.1Wvs 0.7W (the average)
vs 0.03W (best: LG Music Flow P7)
How much power the device consumes when shut down but still plugged in.
20.Has active noise canceling / noise reduction
Yesvs No (95% don't have it)
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.
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