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Sonos Play:5 (2015)
Ultimate Ears Megablast
Top 57%505 points
Top 57%
Top 11%1,048 points
Top 11%
Sonos Play:5 (2015)
Ultimate Ears Megablast
Top specs and features

Sonos Play:5 (2015) vs Ultimate Ears Megablast: 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)
Ultimate Ears Megablast
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)
Ultimate Ears Megablast
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
55mm

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)
Ultimate Ears Megablast
63% have it

5. height

34mm shorter.
203mm
Soundmatters FoxL DASH7: 19mm
237mm

6. volume

83.87% less body volume.
11379.37cm³
Meridian Explorer 2: 58.75cm³
1835.33cm³

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)
Ultimate Ears Megablast
51% have it

8. has a battery level indicator

An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.
Sonos Play:5 (2015)
Ultimate Ears Megablast
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)
Ultimate Ears Megablast
25% have it

10. Can be used wirelessly

Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.
Sonos Play:5 (2015)
Ultimate Ears Megablast
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

276mm narrower.
364mm
Scosche boomBOTTLE mini: 34.5mm
88mm

13. has a rechargeable battery

The battery can be recharged and used over again.
Sonos Play:5 (2015)
Ultimate Ears Megablast
64% have it

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)
Ultimate Ears Megablast
79% have it

15. Weather sealed

Device is protected with extra seals to prevent failures due to any kind of weather.
Sonos Play:5 (2015)
Ultimate Ears Megablast
19% have it

16. Has WiFi

The device can connect to WiFi.
Sonos Play:5 (2015)
Ultimate Ears Megablast
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)
Ultimate Ears Megablast
26% have it

18. has a subwoofer

Devices with a subwoofer have a higher quality, deeper bass.
Sonos Play:5 (2015)
Ultimate Ears Megablast
23% have it

19. has a socket for a 3.5 mm audio jack

With a standard mini jack socket, you can use the device with most headphones.
Sonos Play:5 (2015)
Ultimate Ears Megablast
43% have it

20. 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)
Ultimate Ears Megablast
21% have it

21. 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
2

22. Is dustproof and water resistant

Dustproof/water resistant at depth equal to or greater than 1 meter.
Sonos Play:5 (2015)
Ultimate Ears Megablast
5% 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)
Ultimate Ears Megablast
27% have it

24. number of microphones

More microphones result in better sound quality and enable the device to filter out background noise.
2
Amazon Echo Show: 8
2

25. supports Ethernet

Ethernet is a local area network technology.
Sonos Play:5 (2015)
Ultimate Ears Megablast
9% have it

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