77points
71points

Sony SRS-XB41

90points
82points

Ultimate Ears Megablast

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Cost-effectiveness winner
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43 facts in comparison

Sony SRS-XB41 vs Ultimate Ears Megablast

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Ultimate Ears Megablast
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90
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Why is Sony SRS-XB41 better than Ultimate Ears Megablast?

  • 40Hz lower low-frequency
    ?

    20Hzvs60Hz
  • 2.9mm bigger driver unit
    ?

    57.9mmvs55mm
  • Has an AUX input
    ?
  • 0.2 newer Bluetooth version
    4.2vs4
  • 8h longer battery life
    ?

    24hvs16h
  • Has a socket for a 3.5 mm audio jack
    ?
  • 133mm shorter
    104mmvs237mm

Why is Ultimate Ears Megablast better than Sony SRS-XB41?

  • Is an active speaker
    ?
  • Has a subwoofer
    ?
  • 2 more drivers
    ?

    4vs2
  • 42.24% less body volume
    1835.33cm³vs3177.72cm³
  • Supports Wi-Fi
    ?
  • 15m greater wireless connectivity range
    ?

    45mvs30m
  • Has a noise-cancelling microphone
    ?
  • Supports Wi-Fi 4 (802.11n)
    ?

Price comparison

Ultimate Ears Megablast

ProductStorePrice
Ultimate Ears Megablast AmazonUltimate Ears MEGABLAST Portable Waterpr...Ultimate Ears MEGABLAST Portable Waterproof Wi-Fi and Bluetooth Speaker with Hands-Free Amazon Alexa Voice Control - Graphite
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$140.00
Ultimate Ears Megablast AmazonUltimate Ears MEGABLAST Portable Wi-Fi/B...Ultimate Ears MEGABLAST Portable Wi-Fi/Bluetooth Speaker w/ Charging Dock (Renewed)
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$119.99
Ultimate Ears Megablast AmazonUltimate Ears MEGABLAST Portable Waterpr...Ultimate Ears MEGABLAST Portable Waterproof Wi-Fi and Bluetooth Speaker with Hands-Free Amazon Alexa Voice Control - Blue Steel
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$143.98
Ultimate Ears Megablast AmazonUltimate Ears MegaBlast Super Portable W...Ultimate Ears MegaBlast Super Portable Wi-Fi Bluetooth Speaker with Alexa Built-in Black Graphite - (Renewed)
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$103.30
Ultimate Ears Megablast AmazonUltimate Ears MEGABLAST Portable Waterpr...Ultimate Ears MEGABLAST Portable Waterproof Wi-Fi and Bluetooth Speaker with Hands-Free Amazon Alexa Voice Control - Merlot
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$249.99
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$69.99

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Design

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

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57.9mm

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

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3.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.

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4.volume
?

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3177.72cm³

1835.33cm³

5.Weather-sealed (splashproof)
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The device is protected with extra seals to prevent failures caused by dust, raindrops, and water splashes. Show more

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6.Is dustproof and water-resistant
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The device is dustproof and water-resistant. Water-resistant devices can resist the penetration of water, such as powerful water jets, but not being submerged into water. Show more

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Sound quality

1.lowest frequency
?

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

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8Hz

20Hz

60Hz

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

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3.is an active speaker
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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.

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4.has a subwoofer
?

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

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

Best

Bose SoundLink Air

60000Hz

20000Hz

20000Hz

6.Has a passive radiator
?

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.

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Power

1.has a rechargeable battery
?

The battery can be recharged and used over again.

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2.has a battery level indicator
?

An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.

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3.Battery life
?

The device's battery life (when in use) as given by the manufacturer. With a longer battery life you have to charge the device less often.

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36h

24h

16h

4.has wireless charging
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The manufacturer offers a branded wireless charging kit. To charge the device, you simply put it down on its charging base. Show more

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5.has a removable battery
?

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

For example

Audio Pro Addon C3

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6.can be used with standard batteries
?

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

For example

Ion Audio Water Rocker

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Connectivity

1.Bluetooth version
?

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5

4.2

4

2.maximum Bluetooth range
?

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

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91m

30m

45m

3.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.

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4.supports Wi-Fi
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The device can connect to Wi-Fi.

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5.has a socket for a 3.5 mm audio jack
?

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

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6.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.

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Features

1.Can be used wirelessly
?

Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.

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2.supports a remote smartphone
?

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

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3.has a mute function
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The device has an option to mute/unmute a conversation directly from the device.

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

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5.Has voice prompts
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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.

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6.Has a radio
?

A built-in FM radio tuner allows you to listen to most of the live-broadcasted FM radio stations without using the internet. Show more

For example

Amazon Echo Show 5

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Price comparison

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ProductStorePrice
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$143.98
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$103.30
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$249.99
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$69.99

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