Denon Home 150See price on Amazon
Overall Score 5.9 Represents average audio ecosystem compatibility score.
Sonos Era 100See price on Amazon
Overall Score 5 Represents average audio ecosystem compatibility score.
|Denon Home 150
|Sonos Era 100
|has a subwoofer
|size of subwoofer
|has stereo speakers
|driver unit size
|has a battery level indicator
|operating power consumption
|standby mode power consumption
|can be used wirelessly
|has a detachable cable
|has an aux input
|maximum bluetooth range
|has usb type-c
|has a mobile app
|has voice commands
|has a radio
|has voice prompts
|has a remote control
|control panel placed on a device
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Volume is the quantity of three-dimensional space taken up by the product's body or, in simpler terms, the space the product occupies. Sonos Era 100 takes up 2,857.95cm³, it is a good thing to know the space that the speaker takes up just so as to ensure that it will fit with ease into the available space next to your other gadgets.
Denon Home 150's volume is 2,692.8cm³ meaning it occupies lesser space than the Sonos Era 100 by cm³
We take in account 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.
Denon Home 150, at 1,700g is lighter than the Sonos Era 100 by g. Commonly a genuine quality system is a little bit heavier than average quality products though If you will need to change the position of the soundbar after some time, then you should opt to purchase a lighter soundbar.
The height represents the vertical dimension of a device, Sonos Era 100 has a height of 182.5mm.
The Denon Home 150, at 187mm is longer in height than the Sonos Era 100 by 4.5mm
This represents the horizontal dimension of a device, Sonos Era 100 has a width of 120mm.
Denon Home 150, at 120mm has the same width as the Sonos Era 100
The thickness (or depth) of Sonos Era 100 is 130.5mm, to know the thickness of the speaker you divide its volume(space occupied) by the surface area( length by width)
Denon Home 150 has a thickness of 120mm, meaning that it is less thicker than the Sonos Era 100 with a difference -10.5mm
A subwoofer is a speaker that delivers lower frequencies in the range of 20 -200Hz, the low frequencies are produced by instruments such as pipe organs, bass guitars, even the kick drums, and any explosive sound effects say in a movie. Devices that have a subwoofer inbuilt give a richer bass sound when listening to bass-heavy music like hip hop.
Both the Denon Home 150 and Sonos Era 100 have a subwoofer
Bigger subwoofers are capable of producing deeper bass sounds. Denon Home 150 has a 89 mm subwoofer
Sonos Era 100 has stereo speakers, devices with stereo speakers deliver sound from separate channels on both left and right sides, this creates a richer sound and a better listening experience.
The driver unit is the component that produces sound in the device, its size dictates the loudness of the headphone. Denon Home 150 driver unit is 25mm in diameter, bigger drivers are more powerful and can produce better bass.
A speaker driver is an individual transducer that converts electrical energy to sound waves. Drivers come in different sizes and modes, but generally, you'll find three types: tweeter driver, which handles the high-frequency treble range (above 2,000 Hz), and midrange driver: which handles the midrange frequencies (200 Hz to 2,000 Hz). Woofer driver: handles the low-frequency bass range (below 200 Hz).
Based on the frequencies they handle more drivers may result in better sound quality, Denon Home 150 has 2 only.
Denon Home 150 has a battery level indicator, an indicator shows you when the device has a low battery. The battery indicator lights show the charging status of your speaker.
The amount of power a speaker uses depends on the loudness of the audio being played, its sensitivity, and the amplifier's volume. Operating power consumption is how much power the device consumes when it's in use. Denon Home 150's operating power consumption is 20W
Also known as a device's energy-saving mode, the power consumption in standby mode measures the amount of power the device consumes when shut down but still plugged in. Sonos Era 100 has a standby mode power consumption of 1.98W
Denon Home 150 has an energy-saving mode power consumption of 0.3W
Denon Home 150 can be used wirelessly, wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.
Detachable cables are cables that have connectors on both ends. One end goes into your headphone cups, while the other end is inserted into a source device. Some new headphones, and not just the expensive ones, are coming with detachable cables, Sonos Era 100 is one of those.
With a detachable cable, Denon Home 150 too can use alternative cables and if the cable is pulled, it will pop out instead of breaking.
An auxiliary input allows you to play other audio sources by connecting them through a simple audio connection like a 3.5mm jack
Bluetooth is a wireless technology that allows you to easily transfer data between different devices, such as smartphones, tablets, and computers.
Both the Denon Home 150 and the Sonos Era 100 have Bluetooth
Bluetooth is a wireless technology standard that allows data transfers between devices placed in close proximity, using short-wavelength, ultra-high frequency radio waves. Sonos Era 100 has a v5
Bluetooth is a short-range wireless technology standard that is used for exchanging data between fixed and mobile devices over short distances. The Sonos Era 100 can connect at a 10meters distance via Bluetooth or infrared to another device.
The Denon Home 150 can connect at a 10meters distance via Bluetooth
Wi-Fi is a wireless networking technology that allows devices such as computers, and mobile devices .i.e smartphones and wearables to connect and interact with other devices on the internet, the Sonos Era 100 can connect to Wi-Fi.
Denon Home 150 too can connect to a Wi-Fi network.
Sonos Era 100 supports USB TYPE-C, an industry-standard connector for transmitting both data and power on a single cable. The USB-C plug is now part and parcel of most current laptops, phones, and tablets, it features reversible plug orientation and cable direction.
With more USB ports, you are able to connect more devices, like those you save your music on, Sonos Era 100 has 1 only
Denon Home 150 has 1 USB ports
You can use your smartphone as a remote control for the device through a dedicated app. Through this, you can customize settings, unlock features, and get real-time updates so you can always listen to your music the best way you see fit.
You can use your voice to control key functions of the Sonos Era 100 and you can easily access it without pushing any button but just giving it voice commands.
The Denon Home 150 supports this feature, it has voice commands.
A built-in FM radio tuner allows you to listen to most of the live-broadcasted FM radio stations without using the internet.
With voice prompts, the device notifies you via audio messages, say its battery is running low it will notify you that it's time to recharge the device.
AirPlay allows wireless connection of Apple devices with external screens or speakers.
A remote control allows you to control the device remotely without moving to the device.
There is a control panel on the Sonos Era 100 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.
The Denon Home 150 too have a control panel on them.