58points

Bose SoundLink Micro

65points

Sony SRS-XB12

Bose SoundLink Micro
Sony SRS-XB12
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48 facts in comparison

Bose SoundLink Micro vs Sony SRS-XB12

Bose SoundLink Micro
Sony SRS-XB12
58
points
Bose SoundLink Micro
65
points
Sony SRS-XB12

Why is Bose SoundLink Micro better than Sony SRS-XB12?

  • Has stereo speakers
    ?
  • Is an active speaker
    ?
  • Has a battery level indicator
    ?
  • 37.12% less body volume
    336.27cm³vs534.7731239999999cm³
  • Has a mute function
    ?
  • Has wireless charging
    ?
  • Has a sleep timer
    ?
  • 41.4mm thinner
    34.8mmvs76.2mm

Why is Sony SRS-XB12 better than Bose SoundLink Micro?

  • Has a passive radiator
    ?
  • Has an AUX input
    ?
  • 10h longer battery life
    ?

    16hvs6h
  • Has a socket for a 3.5 mm audio jack
    ?
  • Has a 3.5mm male connector
    ?
  • 46.2g lighter
    243.8gvs290g
  • 6.2mm shorter
    92.1mmvs98.3mm
  • 22.1mm narrower
    76.2mmvs98.3mm

Price comparison

Bose SoundLink Micro

ProductStorePrice
Bose SoundLink Micro AmazonBose SoundLink Micro, Portable Outdoor S...Bose SoundLink Micro, Portable Outdoor Speaker, (Wireless Bluetooth Connectivity), Black
Amazon logo
$99.00
Bose SoundLink Micro AmazonBose SoundLink Color Bluetooth Speaker I...Bose SoundLink Color Bluetooth Speaker II - Polar White
Amazon logo
$129.00
Bose SoundLink Micro AmazonBose SoundLink Color Bluetooth Speaker I...Bose SoundLink Color Bluetooth Speaker II - Aquatic Blue
Amazon logo
$129.00
Bose SoundLink Micro AmazonBose SoundLink Color Bluetooth Speaker I...Bose SoundLink Color Bluetooth Speaker II - Soft black
Amazon logo
$129.00
Bose SoundLink Micro AmazonBose soundlink Mini II Limited Edition B...Bose soundlink Mini II Limited Edition Bluetooth Speaker (Renewed)
Amazon logo
$169.00
Bose SoundLink Micro AmazonAotnex Bose SoundLink Micro Case with Po...Aotnex Bose SoundLink Micro Case with Portable Metal Hook for Easy Carrying, Soft Silicone Waterproof Shockproof Cover Fits Bose Micro Bluetooth Speakers for Secure Outdoor Protection
Amazon logo
$12.99
Bose SoundLink Micro AmazonHard Case for Bose SoundLink Micro Bluet...Hard Case for Bose SoundLink Micro Bluetooth Speaker Portable Wireless Speaker by Aenllosi (Black)
Amazon logo
$13.99
Bose SoundLink Micro Amazongetgear tailor made silicone sleeve for ...getgear tailor made silicone sleeve for Bose SoundLink Micro Bluetooth speaker, full 6 directions solid proof from shock, shake and drop, make Bose Micro real portable for travel, easy to go carabiner
Amazon logo
$12.99
Bose SoundLink Micro AmazonCustomized Silicon Skin for Bose SoundLi...Customized Silicon Skin for Bose SoundLink Micro, Portable Outdoor Speaker by alltravel, Full Protection Cover from Shock, Shake and Drop, Free Carabiner for Easy Carrying (Back)
Amazon logo
$10.88
Bose SoundLink Micro AmazonCaseSack Hard Protective Case for Bose S...CaseSack Hard Protective Case for Bose SoundLink Micro Bluetooth Speaker, mesh Pocket for Cable and Other Accessories, Elastic Strap to Secure The Speaker (Black with Orange Zipper)
Amazon logo
$12.99

Design

1.drivers count
?

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

1

1

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.

Bose SoundLink Micro
Sony SRS-XB12
3.volume
?

Best

Polk Audio Boom Bit

51.61cm³

336.27cm³

534.77cm³

4.Weather-sealed (splashproof)
?

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

Bose SoundLink Micro
Sony SRS-XB12
5.Is dustproof and water-resistant
?

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

Bose SoundLink Micro
Sony SRS-XB12
6.weight
?

Best

Polk Audio Boom Bit

30g

290g

243.8g

Sound quality

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. Show more

Bose SoundLink Micro
Sony SRS-XB12
2.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.

Bose SoundLink Micro
Sony SRS-XB12
3.has a subwoofer
?

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

For example

Marshall Tufton

Bose SoundLink Micro
Sony SRS-XB12
4.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.

Bose SoundLink Micro
Sony SRS-XB12
5.has a noise-cancelling microphone
?

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

For example

JBL Xtreme 2

Bose SoundLink Micro
Sony SRS-XB12
6.has active noise-cancelling (noise control)
?

This type of device allows you to listen at lower volume levels, causing less ear fatigue as you don't have to crank up the volume to overcome background noise. Ideal for plane rides and morning commutes.

For example

JBL Xtreme 2

Bose SoundLink Micro
Sony SRS-XB12

Power

1.has a rechargeable battery
?

The battery can be recharged and used over again.

Bose SoundLink Micro
Sony SRS-XB12
2.has a battery level indicator
?

An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.

Bose SoundLink Micro
Sony SRS-XB12
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.

Best

Lava Brightsounds 2

36h

6h

16h

4.charge time
?

The time it takes to fully charge the battery.

Best

WOWee One Slim

0.5h

4h

4h

5.has wireless charging
?

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

Bose SoundLink Micro
Sony SRS-XB12
6.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

Bose SoundLink Micro
Sony SRS-XB12

Connectivity

1.Bluetooth version
?

Best

Marshall Tufton

5

4.2

4.2

2.maximum Bluetooth range
?

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

Best

Sol Republic Deck

91m

10m

10m

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.

Bose SoundLink Micro
Sony SRS-XB12
4.supports Wi-Fi
?

The device can connect to Wi-Fi.

For example

Amazon Echo Show 5

Bose SoundLink Micro
Sony SRS-XB12
5.USB ports
?

With more USB ports, you are able to connect more devices.

Best

JBL Boombox

2

1

1

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.

For example

KitSound Hive Evolution

Bose SoundLink Micro
Sony SRS-XB12

Features

1.Can be used wirelessly
?

Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.

Bose SoundLink Micro
Sony SRS-XB12
2.supports a remote smartphone
?

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

Bose SoundLink Micro
Sony SRS-XB12
3.has a mute function
?

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

Bose SoundLink Micro
Sony SRS-XB12
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.

Bose SoundLink Micro
Sony SRS-XB12
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. Show more

For example

Amazon Echo Show 5

Bose SoundLink Micro
Sony SRS-XB12
6.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.

Bose SoundLink Micro
Sony SRS-XB12

Price comparison

Bose SoundLink Micro

ProductStorePrice
Bose SoundLink Micro AmazonBose SoundLink Micro, Portable Outdoor S...Bose SoundLink Micro, Portable Outdoor Speaker, (Wireless Bluetooth Connectivity), Black
Amazon logo
$99.00
Bose SoundLink Micro AmazonBose SoundLink Color Bluetooth Speaker I...Bose SoundLink Color Bluetooth Speaker II - Polar White
Amazon logo
$129.00
Bose SoundLink Micro AmazonBose SoundLink Color Bluetooth Speaker I...Bose SoundLink Color Bluetooth Speaker II - Aquatic Blue
Amazon logo
$129.00
Bose SoundLink Micro AmazonBose SoundLink Color Bluetooth Speaker I...Bose SoundLink Color Bluetooth Speaker II - Soft black
Amazon logo
$129.00
Bose SoundLink Micro AmazonBose soundlink Mini II Limited Edition B...Bose soundlink Mini II Limited Edition Bluetooth Speaker (Renewed)
Amazon logo
$169.00
Bose SoundLink Micro AmazonAotnex Bose SoundLink Micro Case with Po...Aotnex Bose SoundLink Micro Case with Portable Metal Hook for Easy Carrying, Soft Silicone Waterproof Shockproof Cover Fits Bose Micro Bluetooth Speakers for Secure Outdoor Protection
Amazon logo
$12.99
Bose SoundLink Micro AmazonHard Case for Bose SoundLink Micro Bluet...Hard Case for Bose SoundLink Micro Bluetooth Speaker Portable Wireless Speaker by Aenllosi (Black)
Amazon logo
$13.99
Bose SoundLink Micro Amazongetgear tailor made silicone sleeve for ...getgear tailor made silicone sleeve for Bose SoundLink Micro Bluetooth speaker, full 6 directions solid proof from shock, shake and drop, make Bose Micro real portable for travel, easy to go carabiner
Amazon logo
$12.99
Bose SoundLink Micro AmazonCustomized Silicon Skin for Bose SoundLi...Customized Silicon Skin for Bose SoundLink Micro, Portable Outdoor Speaker by alltravel, Full Protection Cover from Shock, Shake and Drop, Free Carabiner for Easy Carrying (Back)
Amazon logo
$10.88
Bose SoundLink Micro AmazonCaseSack Hard Protective Case for Bose S...CaseSack Hard Protective Case for Bose SoundLink Micro Bluetooth Speaker, mesh Pocket for Cable and Other Accessories, Elastic Strap to Secure The Speaker (Black with Orange Zipper)
Amazon logo
$12.99

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