85points

Sony SRS-X88

80points

Sony SRS-X99

Sony SRS-X88
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46 facts in comparison

Sony SRS-X88 vs Sony SRS-X99

Sony SRS-X88
Sony SRS-X99
85
points
Sony SRS-X88
80
points
Sony SRS-X99

Why is Sony SRS-X88 better than Sony SRS-X99?

  • 42.57% less body volume
    ?

    4108.43cm³vs7154.125cm³
  • Has a rechargeable battery
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  • Has a battery level indicator
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  • Supports Wi-Fi 5 (802.11ac)
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  • 2kg lighter
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    2.7kgvs4699.2g
  • 5W lower power consumption on operation
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    45W vs50W
  • Supports Ethernet
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  • 71mm narrower
    ?

    359mmvs430mm

Why is Sony SRS-X99 better than Sony SRS-X88?

  • 10Hz lower low-frequency
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    45Hzvs55Hz
  • 3 more drivers
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    7vs4
  • 10mm bigger driver unit
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    50mmvs40mm
  • 25mm bigger built-in subwoofer
    ?

    94mmvs69mm

Price comparison

Sony SRS-X88

Buy used:

$69.95

ProductStorePrice
Sony SRS-X88 AmazonSony V21 High Power Audio System with Bl...Sony V21 High Power Audio System with Bluetooth with Pyle Pro Professional Dynamic Handheld Microphones Bundle (3 Items)
Amazon logo
$249.99
Sony SRS-X88 AmazonSony Z9R Wireless Speaker for Z9F Sound ...Sony Z9R Wireless Speaker for Z9F Sound bar (SA-Z9R)
Amazon logo
$298.00
Sony SRS-X88 AmazonSony MHC-V71 High Power Home Audio Syste...Sony MHC-V71 High Power Home Audio System with BLUETOOTH
Amazon logo
$498.00

Sony SRS-X99

Buy used:

$125.00

ProductStorePrice
Sony SRS-X99 Amazon【3 Pack】 Synvy Screen Protector for Sony...【3 Pack】 Synvy Screen Protector for Sony Wireless Speaker SRS-X99 TPU Flexible HD Film Protective Protectors [Not Tempered Glass]
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$10.59
Sony SRS-X99 AmazonSony SRS-XB22 Portable Wireless Bluetoot...Sony SRS-XB22 Portable Wireless Bluetooth Black Speaker (Each)
Amazon logo
$99.99
Sony SRS-X99 AmazonSony Z9R Wireless Speaker for Z9F Sound ...Sony Z9R Wireless Speaker for Z9F Sound bar (SA-Z9R)
Amazon logo
$298.00

Design

1.volume

4108.43cm³

7154.13cm³

Volume is the quantity of three-dimensional space enclosed by the product's chassis or, in simpler terms, the space the product occupies.
2.drivers count

4

7

A speaker driver is an individual transducer that converts electrical energy to sound waves. More drivers may result in better sound quality.
3.control panel placed on a device
Sony SRS-X88
Sony SRS-X99
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.
4.driver unit size

40mm

50mm

The driver unit is the component that produces sound in the device. Bigger drivers are more powerful and can produce better bass.
5.weather-sealed (splashproof)
Sony SRS-X88
Sony SRS-X99
The device is protected with extra seals to prevent failures caused by dust, raindrops, and water splashes.
6.warranty period

1

1

When covered under the manufacturer’s warranty it is possible to get a replacement in the case of a malfunction.

Sound quality

1.has stereo speakers
Sony SRS-X88
Sony SRS-X99
Devices with stereo speakers deliver sound from independent channels on both left and right sides, creating a richer sound and a better experience.
2.lowest frequency

55Hz

45Hz

The lowest frequency at which the device produces audio. The lower the low-frequency response, the stronger and juicier the bass.
3.is an active speaker
Sony SRS-X88
Sony SRS-X99
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.
4.has a subwoofer
Sony SRS-X88
Sony SRS-X99
Devices with a subwoofer have a higher quality, deeper bass.
5.Has a passive radiator
Sony SRS-X88
Sony SRS-X99
A passive radiator is a type of driver (speaker) that doesn't have a voice coil and a magnet. The sound vibrations produced by a passive radiator depend on its mass and the size of its enclosure. It is usually used in combination with a woofer to produce deep bass tones.
6.highest frequency

40000Hz

40000Hz

The highest frequency at which device produces audio. The higher the high-frequency response, the clearer and crispier the treble.

Power

1.has a rechargeable battery
Sony SRS-X88
Sony SRS-X99
The battery can be recharged and used over again.
2.has a battery level indicator
Sony SRS-X88
Sony SRS-X99
An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.
3.operating power consumption

45W

50W

How much power the device consumes when it's switched on.
4.power consumption in standby mode

0.5W

0.5W

The power consumption in standby mode, also called energy-saving mode, measures the amount of power the device consumes when shut down but still plugged in.
5.has wireless charging
Sony SRS-X88
Sony SRS-X99
The manufacturer offers a branded wireless charging kit. To charge the device, you simply put it down on its charging base.
6.can be used with standard batteries
Sony SRS-X88
Sony SRS-X99
You can use the device with standard batteries instead of a power supply.

Connectivity

1.has an AUX input
Sony SRS-X88
Sony SRS-X99
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.
2.Bluetooth version

3

3

Bluetooth is a wireless technology standard that allows data transfers between devices placed in close proximity, using short-wavelength, ultra-high frequency radio waves. Newer versions provide faster data transfers.
3.supports Wi-Fi
Sony SRS-X88
Sony SRS-X99
The device can connect to Wi-Fi.
4.maximum Bluetooth range

9.1m

9.1m

The device can connect at a greater distance via Bluetooth or infrared to another device.
5.supports Bluetooth pairing using NFC
Sony SRS-X88
Sony SRS-X99
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.USB ports

2

2

With more USB ports, you are able to connect more devices.

Features

1.Can be used wirelessly
Sony SRS-X88
Sony SRS-X99
Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.
2.supports a remote smartphone
Sony SRS-X88
Sony SRS-X99
This technology allows the users to use their smartphone as a remote control for the device.
3.has voice commands
Sony SRS-X88
Sony SRS-X99
You can use your voice to control key functions of the device and you can easily access your device without pushing any button.
4.has a sleep timer
Sony SRS-X88
Sony SRS-X99
A sleep timer is a function that shuts off the power after a preset amount of time.
5.Has voice prompts
Sony SRS-X88
Sony SRS-X99
With voice prompts, you will automatically receive information via audio messages – for instance, you may find out that the battery is running low, and it's time to recharge the device.

Price comparison

Sony SRS-X88

Buy used:

$69.95

ProductStorePrice
Sony SRS-X88 AmazonSony V21 High Power Audio System with Bl...Sony V21 High Power Audio System with Bluetooth with Pyle Pro Professional Dynamic Handheld Microphones Bundle (3 Items)
Amazon logo
$249.99
Sony SRS-X88 AmazonSony Z9R Wireless Speaker for Z9F Sound ...Sony Z9R Wireless Speaker for Z9F Sound bar (SA-Z9R)
Amazon logo
$298.00
Sony SRS-X88 AmazonSony MHC-V71 High Power Home Audio Syste...Sony MHC-V71 High Power Home Audio System with BLUETOOTH
Amazon logo
$498.00

Sony SRS-X99

Buy used:

$125.00

ProductStorePrice
Sony SRS-X99 Amazon【3 Pack】 Synvy Screen Protector for Sony...【3 Pack】 Synvy Screen Protector for Sony Wireless Speaker SRS-X99 TPU Flexible HD Film Protective Protectors [Not Tempered Glass]
Amazon logo
$10.59
Sony SRS-X99 AmazonSony SRS-XB22 Portable Wireless Bluetoot...Sony SRS-XB22 Portable Wireless Bluetooth Black Speaker (Each)
Amazon logo
$99.99
Sony SRS-X99 AmazonSony Z9R Wireless Speaker for Z9F Sound ...Sony Z9R Wireless Speaker for Z9F Sound bar (SA-Z9R)
Amazon logo
$298.00

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