99points

Sony SRS-X77

53points

Tivoli Audio PAL

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Tivoli Audio PAL
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Sony SRS-X77 vs Tivoli Audio PAL

Sony SRS-X77
Tivoli Audio PAL
Sony SRS-X77
Tivoli Audio PAL
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53
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Why is Sony SRS-X77 better than Tivoli Audio PAL?

  • Has stereo speakers
  • Can be used wirelessly
  • Has a passive radiator
  • Has a subwoofer
  • Has WiFi
  • 26.8mm shorter
    132mmvs158.8mm
  • Supports Bluetooth pairing using NFC
  • Has fast 802.11ac WiFi connection

Why is Tivoli Audio PAL better than Sony SRS-X77?

  • 38.25% less body volume
    1467.12cm³vs2376cm³
  • Weather sealed
  • 206.3mm narrower
    93.7mmvs300mm
  • Has a socket for a 3.5 mm audio jack
  • 1kg lighter
    900gvs1900.6g
  • Has a 3.5mm male connector
  • Has a radio
  • Has a magnetic shielding

Top specs and features

Design

1.control panel placed on a device
Sony SRS-X77
Tivoli Audio PAL

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

462mm

63.5mm

The driver unit is the component that produces sound in the device. Bigger drivers are more powerful and can produce better bass.

Best

Sony SRS-X77

462mm

3.drivers count

2

1

A speaker driver is an individual transducer that converts electrical energy to sound waves. More drivers may result in better sound quality.

Best

Vifa Stockholm 2.0

8

4.volume

2376cm³

1467.12cm³

Best

Meridian Explorer 2

58.75cm³

5.Weather sealed
Sony SRS-X77
Tivoli Audio PAL

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

6.has a detachable cable
Sony SRS-X77
Tivoli Audio PAL

With a detachable cable you can use alternative cables, and if the cable is pulled it will pop out instead of breaking.

Sound quality

1.has stereo speakers
Sony SRS-X77
Tivoli Audio PAL

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
Sony SRS-X77
Tivoli Audio PAL

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
Sony SRS-X77
Tivoli Audio PAL

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.

4.has a subwoofer
Sony SRS-X77
Tivoli Audio PAL

Devices with a subwoofer have a higher quality, deeper bass.

5.has a magnetic shielding
Sony SRS-X77
Tivoli Audio PAL

A magnetic shielding limits the coupling of a magnetic field between two devices. The purpose is to prevent magnetic fields from interfering with electrical devices and avoid distortion (of TV, monitors, hard drives etc.).

Power

1.has a battery level indicator
Sony SRS-X77
Tivoli Audio PAL

An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.

2.has a rechargeable battery
Sony SRS-X77
Tivoli Audio PAL

The battery can be recharged and used over again.

3.wireless charging
Sony SRS-X77
Tivoli Audio PAL

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
Sony SRS-X77
Tivoli Audio PAL

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

For example

Ion Audio Water Rocker

5.has a removable battery
Sony SRS-X77
Tivoli Audio PAL

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

Connectivity

1.Has WiFi
Sony SRS-X77
Tivoli Audio PAL

The device can connect to WiFi.

2.has an AUX input
Sony SRS-X77
Tivoli Audio PAL

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.Has fast 802.11ac WiFi connection
Sony SRS-X77
Tivoli Audio PAL

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.

4.has a socket for a 3.5 mm audio jack
Sony SRS-X77
Tivoli Audio PAL

With a standard mini jack socket, you can use the device with most headphones.

5.Has 802.11n WiFi connection
Sony SRS-X77
Tivoli Audio PAL

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.

6.supports Bluetooth pairing using NFC
Sony SRS-X77
Tivoli Audio PAL

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.

Features

1.Can be used wirelessly
Sony SRS-X77
Tivoli Audio PAL

Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.

2.has a radio
Sony SRS-X77
Tivoli Audio PAL

It works as an FM radio with included headsets

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