94points

Sony SRS-X88

83points

UE Blast

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36 facts in comparison

Sony SRS-X88 vs UE Blast

Sony SRS-X88
UE Blast

Why is Sony SRS-X88 better than UE Blast?

  • 70Hz lower low-frequency
    20Hzvs90Hz
  • Has an AUX input
  • Has a detachable cable
  • Has a subwoofer
  • 77mm shorter
    111mmvs188mm
  • Has fast 802.11ac WiFi connection
  • Has AirPlay
  • Is DLNA certified

Why is UE Blast better than Sony SRS-X88?

  • Control panel placed on a device
  • 78.83% less body volume
    869.31cm³vs4107.28749cm³
  • 1 newer Bluetooth version
    4vs3
  • Weather sealed
  • 290.9mm narrower
    68mmvs358.9mm
  • 35.9m greater wireless connectivity range
    45mvs9.1m
  • 1 more years under manufacturer's warranty
    2vs1
  • Is dustproof and water resistant

Top specs and features

Design

1.control panel placed on a device
Sony SRS-X88
UE Blast

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

40.6mm

35mm

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

2

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

4107.29cm³

869.31cm³

Best

Meridian Explorer 2

58.75cm³

5.Weather sealed
Sony SRS-X88
UE Blast

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

6.warranty period

1

2

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

Best

Audio Pro Addon C10

24

Sound quality

1.has stereo speakers
Sony SRS-X88
UE Blast

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

20Hz

90Hz

The lowest frequency at which the device produces audio. The lower the low-frequency response, the stronger and juicier the bass.

Best

Samsung WAM750

8Hz

3.is an active speaker
Sony SRS-X88
UE Blast

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 passive radiator
Sony SRS-X88
UE Blast

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.

5.has a subwoofer
Sony SRS-X88
UE Blast

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

6.highest frequency

20000Hz

20000Hz

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

Best

Bose SoundLink Air

60000Hz

Power

1.has a battery level indicator
Sony SRS-X88
UE Blast

An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.

2.has a rechargeable battery
Sony SRS-X88
UE Blast

The battery can be recharged and used over again.

3.wireless charging
Sony SRS-X88
UE Blast

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-X88
UE Blast

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-X88
UE Blast

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

For example

Ion Audio Water Rocker

Connectivity

1.Has WiFi
Sony SRS-X88
UE Blast

The device can connect to WiFi.

2.Bluetooth version

3

4

Best

Bluesound Pulse 2i

5

3.has an AUX input
Sony SRS-X88
UE Blast

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.

4.Has fast 802.11ac WiFi connection
Sony SRS-X88
UE Blast

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.

5.maximum Bluetooth range

9.1m

45m

The device can connect at a greater distance via Bluetooth or infrared to another device.

Best

Sol Republic Deck

91m

6.has a socket for a 3.5 mm audio jack
Sony SRS-X88
UE Blast

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

For example

Jarre Technologies AeroBull HD1

Features

1.Can be used wirelessly
Sony SRS-X88
UE Blast

Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.

2.has voice commands
Sony SRS-X88
UE Blast

You can use your voice to control key functions of the device and you can easily access your device without pushing any button.

Miscellaneous

1.supports a remote smartphone
Sony SRS-X88
UE Blast

This technology allows the users to use their smartphone as a remote control for the device.

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