94points

Sony SRS-X88

84points

Ultimate Ears Blast

70points

Ultimate Ears Megaboom

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Ultimate Ears Blast
Ultimate Ears Megaboom
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35 facts in comparison

Sony SRS-X88 vs Ultimate Ears Blast vs Ultimate Ears Megaboom

Sony SRS-X88
Ultimate Ears Blast
Ultimate Ears Megaboom
Sony SRS-X88
Ultimate Ears Blast
Ultimate Ears Megaboom
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84
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Why is Sony SRS-X88 better than Ultimate Ears Blast & Ultimate Ears Megaboom?

  • Lowest frequency
    20Hzvs90,65Hz
  • Has a detachable cable
  • Has a subwoofer
  • Height
    111mmvs188,226mm
  • Has fast 802.11ac WiFi connection
  • Has AirPlay
  • Is DLNA certified

Why is Ultimate Ears Blast better than Sony SRS-X88 & Ultimate Ears Megaboom?

  • Volume
    869.31cm³vs4107.28749,1556.914cm³
  • Width
    68mmvs358.9,83mm
  • Wireless charging
  • Has voice commands
  • Thickness
    68mmvs103.1,83mm

Why is Ultimate Ears Megaboom better than Sony SRS-X88 & Ultimate Ears Blast?

  • Driver unit size
    51mmvs40.6,35mm

Top specs and features

Design

1.control panel placed on a device
Sony SRS-X88
Ultimate Ears Blast
Ultimate Ears Megaboom

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.drivers count

2

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

3.driver unit size

40.6mm

35mm

51mm

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

4.volume

4107.29cm³

869.31cm³

1556.91cm³

Best

Meridian Explorer 2

58.75cm³

5.Weather sealed
Sony SRS-X88
Ultimate Ears Blast
Ultimate Ears Megaboom

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

6.warranty period

1

2

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.lowest frequency

20Hz

90Hz

65Hz

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

2.has stereo speakers
Sony SRS-X88
Ultimate Ears Blast
Ultimate Ears Megaboom

Devices with stereo speakers deliver sound from independent channels on both left and right sides, creating a richer sound and a better experience.

3.is an active speaker
Sony SRS-X88
Ultimate Ears Blast
Ultimate Ears Megaboom

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
Ultimate Ears Blast
Ultimate Ears Megaboom

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
Ultimate Ears Blast
Ultimate Ears Megaboom

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

6.highest frequency

20000Hz

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
Ultimate Ears Blast
Ultimate Ears Megaboom

An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.

2.has a rechargeable battery
Sony SRS-X88
Ultimate Ears Blast
Ultimate Ears Megaboom

The battery can be recharged and used over again.

3.wireless charging
Sony SRS-X88
Ultimate Ears Blast
Ultimate Ears Megaboom

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
Ultimate Ears Blast
Ultimate Ears Megaboom

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
Ultimate Ears Blast
Ultimate Ears Megaboom

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
Ultimate Ears Blast
Ultimate Ears Megaboom

The device can connect to WiFi.

2.has an AUX input
Sony SRS-X88
Ultimate Ears Blast
Ultimate Ears Megaboom

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-X88
Ultimate Ears Blast
Ultimate Ears Megaboom

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.maximum Bluetooth range

9.1m

45m

30m

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

Best

Sol Republic Deck

91m

5.has a socket for a 3.5 mm audio jack
Sony SRS-X88
Ultimate Ears Blast
Ultimate Ears Megaboom

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

For example

Jarre Technologies AeroBull HD1

6.Has 802.11n WiFi connection
Sony SRS-X88
Ultimate Ears Blast
Ultimate Ears Megaboom

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.

Features

1.Can be used wirelessly
Sony SRS-X88
Ultimate Ears Blast
Ultimate Ears Megaboom

Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.

2.has voice commands
Sony SRS-X88
Ultimate Ears Blast
Ultimate Ears Megaboom

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
Ultimate Ears Blast
Ultimate Ears Megaboom

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

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