17 Reasons why Sony CMT-X5CD is better

than the average

178mmvs 179mm (the average)
vs 19mm (best: Soundmatters FoxL DASH7)
2.Substantially 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.
3.Can be charged via standard USB cable
Yesvs No (51% don't have it)
It can be charged and operated with a standard USB cable connected to your computer, or with a USB power supply.
4.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.
5.Supports Bluetooth pairing using NFC
Yesvs No (77% don't have it)
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.
6.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.
7.Has WiFi
Yesvs No (58% don't have it)
The device can connect to WiFi.
8.Wireless charging
Yesvs No (80% don't have it)
The manufacturer offers a branded wireless charging kit. To charge the device, you simply put it down on its charging base.
81mmvs 104mm (the average)
vs 7mm (best: Braven 850)
10.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.
11.Has fast 802.11ac WiFi connection
Yesvs No (97% don't have it)
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.
12.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.
13.Has a radio
Yesvs No (85% don't have it)
It works as an FM radio with included headsets
14.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.
15.Noticeably lower impedance
8Ohmsvs 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.
16.Noticeably lower power consumption on standby
0.5Wvs 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.
17.Has 802.11n WiFi connection
Yesvs No (93% don't have it)
802.11n is a wireless standard released in 2009. It has faster transfer rates and improved security compared to its predecessors - a, b and g.
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