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83points

Bang & Olufsen Beosound 1

74points

Bluesound Pulse 2i

Bang & Olufsen Beosound 1
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Bang & Olufsen Beosound 1 vs Bluesound Pulse 2i

Bang & Olufsen Beosound 1
Bluesound Pulse 2i

Why is Bang & Olufsen Beosound 1 better than Bluesound Pulse 2i?

  • 10Hz lower low-frequency
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    35Hzvs45Hz
  • 46.25% less body volume
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    8581.79cm³vs15966.72cm³
  • Has a rechargeable battery
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  • Has a battery level indicator
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  • 4300Hz higher high-frequency
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    24300Hzvs20000Hz
  • Has a noise-canceling microphone
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  • 1.85kg lighter
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    3.2kgvs5050g
  • Has a radio
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Why is Bluesound Pulse 2i better than Bang & Olufsen Beosound 1?

  • 0.9 newer Bluetooth version
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    5vs4.1
  • Has a socket for a 3.5 mm audio jack
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  • Has a 3.5mm male connector
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  • 129mm shorter
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    198mmvs327mm

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Design

1.volume

8581.79cm³

15966.72cm³

Volume is the quantity of three-dimensional space enclosed by the product's chassis or, in simpler terms, the space the product occupies.
A speaker driver is an individual transducer that converts electrical energy to sound waves. More drivers may result in better sound quality.
3.control panel placed on a device
Bang & Olufsen Beosound 1
Bluesound Pulse 2i
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.
4.weather-sealed (splashproof)
Bang & Olufsen Beosound 1
Bluesound Pulse 2i
The device is protected with extra seals to prevent failures caused by dust, raindrops, and water splashes.
5.has a neodymium magnet
Bang & Olufsen Beosound 1
Bluesound Pulse 2i
Devices with neodymium magnets are lighter and more powerful than those which use ferrite magnets. They also have more bass and clear high notes.
6.weight

3.2kg

5.05kg

We consider a lower weight better because lighter devices are more comfortable to carry. A lower weight is also an advantage for home appliances, as it makes transportation easier, and for many other types of products.

Sound quality

1.has stereo speakers
Bang & Olufsen Beosound 1
Bluesound Pulse 2i
Devices with stereo speakers deliver sound from independent channels on both left and right sides, creating a richer sound and a better experience.
The lowest frequency at which the device produces audio. The lower the low-frequency response, the stronger and juicier the bass.
3.has a subwoofer
Bang & Olufsen Beosound 1
Bluesound Pulse 2i
Devices with a subwoofer have a higher quality, deeper bass.
4.Has a passive radiator
Bang & Olufsen Beosound 1
Bluesound Pulse 2i
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.
5.highest frequency

24300Hz

20000Hz

The highest frequency at which device produces audio. The higher the high-frequency response, the clearer and crispier the treble.
6.has a noise-canceling microphone
Bang & Olufsen Beosound 1
Bluesound Pulse 2i
These microphones are designed to filter out background noise from the desired sound. Especially useful in noisy environments.

Power

1.has a rechargeable battery
Bang & Olufsen Beosound 1
Bluesound Pulse 2i
The battery can be recharged and used over again.
2.has a battery level indicator
Bang & Olufsen Beosound 1
Bluesound Pulse 2i
An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.
3.has wireless charging
Bang & Olufsen Beosound 1
Bluesound Pulse 2i
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
Bang & Olufsen Beosound 1
Bluesound Pulse 2i
You can use the device with standard batteries instead of a power supply.
5.has a removable battery
Bang & Olufsen Beosound 1
Bluesound Pulse 2i
The battery is removable and can be replaced by the user if broken.

Connectivity

1.has an AUX input
Bang & Olufsen Beosound 1
Bluesound Pulse 2i
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.
Bluetooth is a wireless technology standard that allows data transfers between devices placed in close proximity, using short-wavelength, ultra-high frequency radio waves. Newer versions provide faster data transfers.
3.supports Wi-Fi
Bang & Olufsen Beosound 1
Bluesound Pulse 2i
The device can connect to Wi-Fi.
4.has a socket for a 3.5 mm audio jack
Bang & Olufsen Beosound 1
Bluesound Pulse 2i
With a standard mini jack socket, you can use the device with most headphones.
5.supports Bluetooth pairing using NFC
Bang & Olufsen Beosound 1
Bluesound Pulse 2i
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.
6.supports Wi-Fi 4 (802.11n)
Bang & Olufsen Beosound 1
Bluesound Pulse 2i
Wi-Fi 4 (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
Bang & Olufsen Beosound 1
Bluesound Pulse 2i
Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.
2.supports a remote smartphone
Bang & Olufsen Beosound 1
Bluesound Pulse 2i
This technology allows the users to use their smartphone as a remote control for the device.
3.has a mute function
Bang & Olufsen Beosound 1
Bluesound Pulse 2i
The device has an option to mute/unmute a conversation directly from the device.
4.Has a radio
Bang & Olufsen Beosound 1
Bluesound Pulse 2i
A built-in FM radio tuner allows you to listen to most of the live-broadcasted FM radio stations without using the internet.
5.has voice commands
Bang & Olufsen Beosound 1
Bluesound Pulse 2i
You can use your voice to control key functions of the device and you can easily access your device without pushing any button.
6.has a sleep timer
Bang & Olufsen Beosound 1
Bluesound Pulse 2i
A sleep timer is a function that shuts off the power after a preset amount of time.

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