53points

Yamaha MusicCast 20

55points

Yamaha WX-030 MusicCast

Yamaha MusicCast 20
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40 facts in comparison

Yamaha MusicCast 20 vs Yamaha WX-030 MusicCast

Yamaha MusicCast 20
Yamaha WX-030 MusicCast
53
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Yamaha MusicCast 20
55
points
Yamaha WX-030 MusicCast

Why is Yamaha MusicCast 20 better than Yamaha WX-030 MusicCast?

  • 16.7% less body volume
    3622.19cm³vs4348.45206cm³
  • 45.6g lighter
    2.18kgvs2222.6g
  • 95.5mm narrower
    149mmvs244.5mm
  • Supports Ethernet
    ?
  • Has AirPlay
    ?
  • Has voice commands
    ?
  • Has voice prompts
    ?

Why is Yamaha WX-030 MusicCast better than Yamaha MusicCast 20?

  • Has a subwoofer
    ?
  • 20W more audio output power
    ?

    2 x 30Wvs2 x 20W
  • Has a detachable cable
    ?
  • 31.4mm shorter
    155.6mmvs187mm
  • 15.7mm thinner
    114.3mmvs130mm

Price comparison

Design

1.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.

Yamaha MusicCast 20
Yamaha WX-030 MusicCast
2.volume
?

Best

Meridian Explorer 2

58.75cm³

3622.19cm³

4348.45cm³

3.Weather-sealed (splashproof)
?

The device is protected with extra seals to prevent failures caused by dust, raindrops, and water splashes.

For example

JBL Flip 5

Yamaha MusicCast 20
Yamaha WX-030 MusicCast
4.weight
?

Best

Meridian Explorer 2

50g

2.18kg

2.22kg

5.has a detachable cable
?

With a detachable cable you can use alternative cables, and if the cable is pulled it will pop out instead of breaking.

Yamaha MusicCast 20
Yamaha WX-030 MusicCast
6.height
?

Best

Soundmatters FoxL DASH7

19mm

187mm

155.6mm

Sound quality

1.audio output power
?

Audio output power is based on the number of speakers and their power in watts. High audio output power results in loud, clear sounds.

Best

Devialet Silver Phantom Gold

2 x 2250W

2 x 20W

2 x 30W

2.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.

For example

Amazon Echo Studio

Yamaha MusicCast 20
Yamaha WX-030 MusicCast
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.

Yamaha MusicCast 20
Yamaha WX-030 MusicCast
4.has a subwoofer
?

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

Yamaha MusicCast 20
Yamaha WX-030 MusicCast
5.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.

Yamaha MusicCast 20
Yamaha WX-030 MusicCast
6.has a noise canceling microphone
?

These microphones are designed to filter out background noise from the desired sound. Especially useful in noisy environments.

For example

JBL Xtreme 2

Yamaha MusicCast 20
Yamaha WX-030 MusicCast

Connectivity

1.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.

For example

JBL Xtreme 2

Yamaha MusicCast 20
Yamaha WX-030 MusicCast
2.Has Wi-Fi
?

The device can connect to Wi-Fi.

Yamaha MusicCast 20
Yamaha WX-030 MusicCast
3.Has fast 802.11ac Wi-Fi 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.

Yamaha MusicCast 20
Yamaha WX-030 MusicCast
4.has a socket for a 3.5 mm audio jack
?

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

For example

Marshall Stockwell II

Yamaha MusicCast 20
Yamaha WX-030 MusicCast
5.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.

For example

Sony SRS-XB501G

Yamaha MusicCast 20
Yamaha WX-030 MusicCast
6.Has 802.11n Wi-Fi 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.

Yamaha MusicCast 20
Yamaha WX-030 MusicCast

Features

1.Can be used wirelessly
?

Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.

Yamaha MusicCast 20
Yamaha WX-030 MusicCast
2.has a mute function
?

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

For example

Amazon Echo Studio

Yamaha MusicCast 20
Yamaha WX-030 MusicCast
3.Has voice prompts
?

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.

Yamaha MusicCast 20
Yamaha WX-030 MusicCast
4.has voice commands
?

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

Yamaha MusicCast 20
Yamaha WX-030 MusicCast
5.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.

For example

Sony SRS-XB501G

Yamaha MusicCast 20
Yamaha WX-030 MusicCast
6.has a sleep timer
?

A sleep timer is a function that shuts off the power after a preset amount of time.

For example

Bose SoundLink Micro

Yamaha MusicCast 20
Yamaha WX-030 MusicCast

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