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Sonos Play:5 (2015)
Sony SRS-X77
Top 57%505 points
Top 57%
Top 1%1,177 points
Top 1%
Sonos Play:5 (2015)
Sony SRS-X77
Top specs and features

Sonos Play:5 (2015) vs Sony SRS-X77: 29 facts in comparison

1. has stereo speakers

Devices with stereo speakers deliver sound from independent channels on both left and right sides, creating a richer sound and a better experience.
Sonos Play:5 (2015)
Sony SRS-X77
54% have it

2. 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.
Sonos Play:5 (2015)
Sony SRS-X77
89% have it

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.
0mm
Sony SRS-X77: 462mm
462mm

4. 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.
Sonos Play:5 (2015)
Sony SRS-X77
63% have it

5. height

71mm shorter.
203mm
Soundmatters FoxL DASH7: 19mm
132mm

6. volume

79.12% less body volume.
11379.37cm³
Meridian Explorer 2: 58.75cm³
2376cm³

7. 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.
Sonos Play:5 (2015)
Sony SRS-X77
51% have it

8. has a battery level indicator

An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.
Sonos Play:5 (2015)
Sony SRS-X77
31% have it

9. 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.
Sonos Play:5 (2015)
Sony SRS-X77
25% have it

10. Can be used wirelessly

Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.
Sonos Play:5 (2015)
Sony SRS-X77
76% have it

11. drivers count

A speaker driver is an individual transducer that converts electrical energy to sound waves. More drivers may result in better sound quality.
6
Vifa Stockholm 2.0: 8
2

12. width

64mm narrower.
364mm
Scosche boomBOTTLE mini: 34.5mm
300mm

13. weight

4.46kg lighter.
6.36kg
Meridian Explorer 2: 50g
1.9kg

14. has an AUX input

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.
Sonos Play:5 (2015)
Sony SRS-X77
79% have it

15. has a rechargeable battery

The battery can be recharged and used over again.
Sonos Play:5 (2015)
Sony SRS-X77
64% have it

16. Has WiFi

The device can connect to WiFi.
Sonos Play:5 (2015)
Sony SRS-X77
44% have it

17. supports Bluetooth pairing using NFC

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.
Sonos Play:5 (2015)
Sony SRS-X77
26% have it

18. has a subwoofer

Devices with a subwoofer have a higher quality, deeper bass.
Sonos Play:5 (2015)
Sony SRS-X77
23% have it

19. Has fast 802.11ac WiFi connection

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.
Sonos Play:5 (2015)
Sony SRS-X77
12% have it

20. warranty period

When covered under the manufacturer’s warranty it is possible to get a replacement in the case of a malfunction.
2
Audio Pro Addon C10: 24
1

21. wireless charging

The manufacturer offers a branded wireless charging kit. To charge the device, you simply put it down on its charging base.
Sonos Play:5 (2015)
Sony SRS-X77
21% have it

22. 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.
Sonos Play:5 (2015)
Sony SRS-X77
14% have it

23. no battery needed

This device works without batteries. It weighs less and you don't have to worry about recharging or replacing the battery.
Sonos Play:5 (2015)
Sony SRS-X77
27% have it

24. has USB mass storage support

It can transfer files, music, photos via USB, no need to install additional software.
Sonos Play:5 (2015)
Sony SRS-X77
13% have it

25. supports Ethernet

Ethernet is a local area network technology.
Sonos Play:5 (2015)
Sony SRS-X77
9% have it

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