Sony SRS-BTX500
Top 25%116 points
Top 25%
Audio output power
Number of portable speakers
lowmidhigh
Top 100%
207 portable speakers
1.2W - 376W
NaN% of all portable speakersYes
No
audio output power
driver unit size
2 x 10W
Devialet Silver Phantom Gold
2 x 2250W
Best

Sony SRS-BTX500: 31 facts and highlights

1. height

152mm
Soundmatters FoxL DASH7: 19mm
54
0

2. width

384mm
Scosche boomBOTTLE mini: 34.5mm
47
0

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.
48mm
Sonos Sub: 152.4mm
42
0

4. 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.
Sony SRS-BTX500
91% have it
42
0

5. volume

3753cm³
WOWee One Slim: 92.4cm³
38
0

6. weight

2000g
Sony Ericsson MS430: 67g
38
0

7. can be controlled remotely

A remote control allows you to control the device remotely. The remote control can be included or optional.
Sony SRS-BTX500
44% have it
37
0

8. 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.
Sony SRS-BTX500
23% have it
34
0

9. Has WiFi

The device can connect to WiFi.
Sony SRS-BTX500
42% have it
33
0

10. maximum bluetooth range

The device can connect at a greater distance via bluetooth / infrared to another device.
10m
Sol Republic Deck: 91m
32
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11. 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.
Sony SRS-BTX500
85% have it
32
0

12. has a subwoofer

Devices with a subwoofer have a higher quality, deeper bass.
Sony SRS-BTX500
15% have it
31
0

13. has a rechargeable battery

The battery can be recharged and used over again.
Sony SRS-BTX500
64% have it
31
0

14. drivers count

A speaker driver is an individual transducer that converts electrical energy to sound waves. More drivers may result in better sound quality.
2
Logitech UE Boombox: 8
31
0

15. travel bag is included

The device comes with its own special case or pouch, which is useful for safe transportation.
Sony SRS-BTX500
18% have it
30
0

16. wireless charging

The manufacturer offers a branded wireless charging kit. To charge the device, you simply put it down on its charging base.
Sony SRS-BTX500
20% have it
30
0

17. Bluetooth version

3
JBL Playlist: 4.2
29
0

18. audio output power

Audio output power is based on the number of speakers and their power in watts. High audio output power results in loud, clear sounds.
2 x 10W
Devialet Silver Phantom Gold: 6 x 2250W
29
0

19. has a microphone in

A microphone port allows connecting external high-end or specialized microphones.
Sony SRS-BTX500
12% have it
29
0

20. thickness

64.3mm
Braven 850: 7mm
29
0

21. Can be used wirelessly

Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.
Sony SRS-BTX500
77% have it
28
0

22. has a socket for a 3.5 mm audio jack

With a standard mini jack socket, you can use the device with most headphones.
Sony SRS-BTX500
44% have it
28
0

23. built-in subwoofer size

Bigger subwoofers are capable of producing deeper bass sounds.
80mm
Soundcast OutCast: 203mm
27
0

24. charge time

The time it takes to fully charge the battery.
4h
WOWee One Pro: 0.5h
27
0

25. number of microphones

More microphones result in better sound quality and enable the device to filter out background noise.
1
Creative Sound Blaster Axx 200: 4
27
0

26. has a 3.5mm male connector

A standard 3.5mm male connector is suitable for use with all MP3 players and computer sound cards.
Sony SRS-BTX500
51% have it
26
0

27. impedance

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.
6Ohms
SimplyVibe V3-5CPB: 3Ohms
25
0

28. highest frequency mic

The highest frequencies that the mic can pick up well. Better for recording treble.
10000Hz
Sony SRS-BTX300: 10000Hz
25
0

29. has a cradle with 30-pin dock connector

The Apple dock connector is a proprietary 30-pin connector that is common to Apple devices (iPods, iPhones and iPads) predating the Lightning connector. Allows you to connect older Apple devices, play music and at the same time charge it.
Sony SRS-BTX500
17% have it
25
0

30. USB ports

With more USB ports, you are able to connect more devices.
1
JLab Audio Crasher: 2
25
0

31. lowest frequency mic

The lowest frequencies that the mic can pick up well. Better for recording bass. If a microphone is going to be used for speech, a voice microphone, it must have great gain for bass, since human voice is in the low frequencies.
50Hz
Sony SRS-BTX500: 50Hz
25
0

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