Panasonic SC-RB5 vs. Amazon Echo Dot (3rd Generation) + 9

Panasonic SC-RB5

Panasonic SC-RB5

Unknown delivery cost
Amazon Echo Dot (3rd Generation)

Amazon Echo Dot (3rd Generation)

3.7
“Quality”

£16.00

£23.19 Incl. delivery
Amazon Echo (3rd Generation)

Amazon Echo (3rd Generation)

£89.97

Free delivery
Amazon Echo Show 8

Amazon Echo Show 8

£84.75

Free delivery
JBL Flip 4

JBL Flip 4

3.9

£55.50

£56.84 Incl. delivery
JBL Flip 5

JBL Flip 5

4.3

£76.99

£80.82 Incl. delivery
Ultimate Ears UE Boom 3

Ultimate Ears UE Boom 3

£79.75

£93.70 Incl. delivery
Sonos Move

Sonos Move

3.7

£366.46

Free delivery
Google Nest Mini (2nd Gen)

Google Nest Mini (2nd Gen)

3.2

£26.10

£26.99 Incl. delivery
JBL Charge 4

JBL Charge 4

4.2

£99.98

£109.95 Incl. delivery
Apple HomePod

Apple HomePod

4.1
“Streaming”

£249.99

Free delivery
Capacity (max/total)
5 W
20 W
16 W
20 W
10 W
30 W
Frequency range (max)
20000 Hz
20000 Hz
20000 Hz
20000 Hz
20000 Hz
Frequency range (min)
70 Hz
65 Hz
90 Hz
60 Hz
40 Hz
Sensitivity
80 dB
80 dB
90 dB
80 dB
Bluetooth
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Bluetooth version
4.2
4.2
4.0
5.0
4.2
5.0
Wireless network (Wi-Fi)
Yes
Yes
Yes
No
No
No
Yes
Yes
No
Yes
Radio receiver
No
No
No
No
Yes
No
No
No
Type (radio)
Streaming standards
Spotify Connect, Deezer, TuneIn, Amazon Music
Spotify Connect, Deezer, TuneIn, Amazon Music
Amazon Music
Spotify Connect
Spotify Connect, Deezer
AirPlay, AirPlay 2
Google Cast/Chromecast, TuneIn
Spotify Connect
AirPlay, AirPlay 2
Analogue 3.5mm input (Aux)
1 ​
0 ​
1 ​
0 ​
0 ​
0 ​
1 ​
0 ​
Other connectors
USB
Yes
No
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
No
Type of USB connector
Micro-USB
USB (Type C)
Micro-USB
USB (Type C)
USB powered (only via USB)
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Available colours
Black, Blue, Wenge
Black, White, Grey, Wenge, Beige, Pink, Purple
Grey, Blue, Wenge
Black, Grey, Wenge, Beige
Black, White, Silver, Grey, Turquoise, Brown, Blue, Red, Orange, Green, Wenge
Black, White, Grey, Turquoise, Brown, Blue, Red, Yellow, Green, Wenge, Beige, Pink
Black, White, Silver, Grey, Blue, Red, Green, Wenge, Beige, Pink, Purple
Black, White, Wenge
Black, White, Grey, Wenge
Black, White, Grey, Turquoise, Brown, Blue, Red, Yellow, Green, Wenge, Beige, Pink
Black, White, Grey, Blue, Wenge
Dimensions (WxHxD)
Depth
95.5 mm
99 mm
99 mm
135.9 mm
70 mm
69 mm
184 mm
126 mm
98 mm
95 mm
142 mm
Height
59 mm
43 mm
148 mm
99.1 mm
68 mm
74 mm
73 mm
240 mm
42 mm
93 mm
172 mm
Width
95.5 mm
99 mm
99 mm
200.4 mm
175 mm
181 mm
73 mm
160 mm
98 mm
220 mm
142 mm
Product weight
0.51 kg
0.3 kg
0.78 kg
1.04 kg
0.51 kg
0.54 kg
0.61 kg
3 kg
0.18 kg
0.97 kg
2.5 kg
Features
Support for internet radio, Mobile app for controlling features, Built-in microphone
Display
Water resistant, Mobile app for controlling features, Support for multiroom, Built-in microphone
Water resistant
Water resistant, Supports NFC, Mobile app for controlling features, Docking Station for mobile/iPod
Support for internet radio, Water resistant, Mobile app for controlling features, Support for multiroom
Support for multiroom, Built-in microphone
Water resistant, Mobile app for controlling features, Support for multiroom, Power bank
Mobile app for controlling features, Support for multiroom, Built-in microphone
Smart speaker (virtual assistant)
No
Yes
Yes
Yes
No
No
No
Yes
Yes
No
Yes
Type of voice assistant
Amazon Alexa
Amazon Alexa
Amazon Alexa
Amazon Alexa, Apple Siri, Google Assistant
Google Assistant
Apple Siri
Battery operated
Yes
No
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
No
Yes
No
Battery life (running)
12 h
12 h
12 h
15 h
10 h
20 h
Battery type
Li-Ion
Li-Ion
Li-Ion
Li-Ion
Li-Ion
Electric (not USB)
Yes
Yes
Yes
No
No
Yes
Yes
Yes
No
Yes