WiFi and Bluetooth What is the difference?

WiFi speaker in this year has become one of the audio industry’s hottest topic, with WiFi technology matures, more brands to enter, price and more civilians and other characteristics, so that consumers can have more choices WiFi speakers. But speaker after all, is a WiFi fresh stuff is not on the rise, many people have for the use of this kind of doubt now, so we ZOL digital audio division to bring a WiFi Speaker Lecture this column to my friends, I hope my friends to better understand WiFi speakers, become the technological frontier of beach-goers.

Today our WiFi auditorium speakers came to talk about friends-point connection. This is mainly to explain a lot of friends before raised outdoors is not no way to use WiFi speaker this issue. In fact, talking about the use of a speaker in the outdoors, many people first thought is definitely Bluetooth speaker, in order to better enable consumers to understand the point-to-friend WiFi speakers, we will use it to make a contrast with Bluetooth speakers, allowing you to more Good understanding of WiFi speaker this feature.

Bluetooth Speaker:

Simple, Bluetooth speaker is built-in Bluetooth chip, Bluetooth connectivity to replace the traditional wired connections, quickly and easily connected. But we can not say all the advantages of a Bluetooth connection, in fact, no matter how the development of Bluetooth technology, bandwidth and connectivity of its transmission distance covered related to WiFi have a big gap, but due to the popularity of the earlier Bluetooth speaker, and the price is relatively cheap, so it will be more easily accepted by the public easier.

Advantages: simple and fast connection relatively low price easy to carry smaller volume

Inadequate: transmission distance is shorter transmission bandwidth can not achieve high-quality audio transmission

Chapter 2: WiFi connection point of the merits of the speakers

WiFi speaker point connection:

In fact, many people do not know the speaker has WiFi connectivity point, the reason is that many people feel at home WiFi speaker is simply irrelevant. But this is not true, WiFi speaker point connection, simple, it can be seen as a speaker built in WiFi module when needed will start, the speaker becomes a hot spot, then we search for themselves through mobile phones and other devices The WiFi speaker, connect your phone to complete the point and WiFi speaker.

In fact, such a view WiFi speaker with Bluetooth speaker connection mode is somewhat similar, but WiFi speaker because it is based on a WiFi network connection, so its bandwidth and transmission distances than Bluetooth speaker has made great progress. In addition to these, when the WiFi speaker with mobile phones and other devices connected, there will be some disadvantages, such as WiFi connection if you use the phone speaker, then it’s mobile network would not increase, which is mainly WiFi speaker takes up your phone The WiFi channel, so that your phone can become a tool for playing music.

Advantages: it can transmit high-quality music transmission distance

Inadequate: WiFi channel occupation phone connection is more complicated

At home who would you choose?

Fundamentally, Bluetooth speakers using Bluetooth as a carrier for wireless communication, and WiFi speaker is spread through WiFi as a carrier, the difference between the above essentially for friends for a simple introduction. So If you choose a wireless speaker products for outdoor use, then, which one do you choose?

First, from the point, the Bluetooth speaker has obvious advantages, the main reason is because Bluetooth speaker connection easier with fast and relatively mature technology, users will be even easier to use.

From the application point of view that, WiFi speaker with high transmission quality, transmission distance advantage, it is Bluetooth speaker can not be compared, but the relatively high price of WiFi speakers, and friends can be selected according to the budget.

In fact, from the perspective of outdoor use, the Bluetooth speaker is more suitable for our general users at home, because with the development of Bluetooth technology boom and outdoor Bluetooth speaker, Bluetooth speaker with a powerful protective effect and easy to carry, etc., although the transmission quality and the distance is a big problem restricting its development, but since it is used outdoors, so there really are so many people care about their HiFi effects it?

The WiFi speaker is more suitable for the home environment, although the speaker also has a point to point WiFi connection, but using WiFi speaker point connections can only play local music, and takes up a mobile phone network channel, which is not yet fully allowed suitable for outdoor applications.

to sum up:

Generally speaking, WiFi speaker is more suitable for indoor, the case has a WiFi network environment use, or use in outdoor Bluetooth speaker is more appropriate.