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Sony SRS-XB40
Sony SRS-XB41
Top 25%3,179 points
Top 25%
Top 29%3,032 points
Top 29%
Sony SRS-XB40
Sony SRS-XB41
Top specs and features

Sony SRS-XB40 vs Sony SRS-XB41: 27 facts in comparison

1. has stereo speakers

Devices with stereo speakers deliver sound from independent channels on both left and right sides, creating a richer sound and a better experience.
Sony SRS-XB40
Sony SRS-XB41
54% have it

2. 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-XB40
Sony SRS-XB41
89% have it

3. is an active speaker

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.
Sony SRS-XB40
Sony SRS-XB41
64% have it

4. volume

7.51% less body volume.
2939.09cm³
Meridian Explorer 2: 58.75cm³
3177.72cm³

5. height

3.9mm shorter.
100.1mm
Soundmatters FoxL DASH7: 19mm
104mm

6. has a battery level indicator

An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.
Sony SRS-XB40
Sony SRS-XB41
32% have it

7. Bluetooth version

0 newer Bluetooth version.
4.2
Bluesound Pulse 2i: 5
4.2

8. has a passive radiator

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.
Sony SRS-XB40
Sony SRS-XB41
25% have it

9. Can be used wirelessly

Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.
Sony SRS-XB40
Sony SRS-XB41
77% have it

10. 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
Vifa Stockholm 2.0: 8
2

11. width

11.1mm narrower.
279.9mm
Scosche boomBOTTLE mini: 34.5mm
291mm

12. has a rechargeable battery

The battery can be recharged and used over again.
Sony SRS-XB40
Sony SRS-XB41
64% have it

13. weight

1.4g lighter.
1.5kg
Meridian Explorer 2: 50g
1.5kg

14. Weather sealed

Device is protected with extra seals to prevent failures due to any kind of weather.
Sony SRS-XB40
Sony SRS-XB41
19% have it

15. 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-XB40
Sony SRS-XB41
77% have it

16. Has WiFi

The device can connect to WiFi.
Sony SRS-XB40
Sony SRS-XB41
44% have it

17. 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-XB40
Sony SRS-XB41
25% have it

18. can be controlled remotely

A remote control allows you to control the device remotely. The remote control can be included or optional.
Sony SRS-XB40
Sony SRS-XB41
34% have it

19. Has fast 802.11ac WiFi connection

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.
Sony SRS-XB40
Sony SRS-XB41
13% have it

20. 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-XB40
Sony SRS-XB41
44% have it

21. maximum Bluetooth range

The device can connect at a greater distance via Bluetooth or infrared to another device.
10m
Sol Republic Deck: 91m
30m

22. Is dustproof and water resistant

Dustproof/water resistant at depth equal to or greater than 1 meter.
Sony SRS-XB40
Sony SRS-XB41
5% have it

23. 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-XB40
Sony SRS-XB41
20% have it

24. Has 802.11n WiFi connection

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.
Sony SRS-XB40
Sony SRS-XB41
17% have it

25. thickness

0.1mm thinner.
104.9mm
Braven 850: 7mm
105mm

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