52points

Philips BT6000

74points

Sony SRS-XB3

Philips BT6000
Comparison winner
Sony SRS-XB3
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25 facts in comparison

Philips BT6000 vs Sony SRS-XB3

Philips BT6000
Sony SRS-XB3
Philips BT6000
Sony SRS-XB3
52
points
74
points

Why is Philips BT6000 better than Sony SRS-XB3?

  • Control panel placed on a device
  • 33.61% less body volume
    934.36cm³vs1407.3816cm³
  • 140.7mm narrower
    71mmvs211.7mm
  • 440g lighter
    490gvs930g
  • Has a neodymium magnet
  • 13.1mm thinner
    70mmvs83.1mm

Why is Sony SRS-XB3 better than Philips BT6000?

  • 10mm bigger driver unit
    48mmvs38mm
  • Has a battery level indicator
  • Has a passive radiator
  • Has a detachable cable
  • 108mm shorter
    80mmvs188mm
  • Weather sealed
  • Wireless charging

Top specs and features

Design

1.control panel placed on a device
Philips BT6000
Sony SRS-XB3

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.

2.driver unit size

38mm

48mm

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

3.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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4.volume

934.36cm³

1407.38cm³

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5.Weather sealed
Philips BT6000
Sony SRS-XB3

Device is protected with extra seals to prevent failures due to any kind of weather.

6.warranty period

1

1

When covered under the manufacturer’s warranty it is possible to get a replacement in the case of a malfunction.

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Sound quality

1.has stereo speakers
Philips BT6000
Sony SRS-XB3

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
Philips BT6000
Sony SRS-XB3

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 passive radiator
Philips BT6000
Sony SRS-XB3

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.

Power

1.has a battery level indicator
Philips BT6000
Sony SRS-XB3

An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.

2.has a rechargeable battery
Philips BT6000
Sony SRS-XB3

The battery can be recharged and used over again.

3.wireless charging
Philips BT6000
Sony SRS-XB3

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
Philips BT6000
Sony SRS-XB3

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

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5.has a removable battery
Philips BT6000
Sony SRS-XB3

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

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Connectivity

1.Bluetooth version

4

3

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2.has an AUX input
Philips BT6000
Sony SRS-XB3

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.supports Bluetooth pairing using NFC
Philips BT6000
Sony SRS-XB3

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.USB ports

1

1

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

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2

Features

1.Can be used wirelessly
Philips BT6000
Sony SRS-XB3

Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.

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