98points
95points

Amazon Echo 2

62points
44points

JBL Flip 5

Comparison winner
Cost-effectiveness winner
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57 facts in comparison

Amazon Echo 2 vs JBL Flip 5

Amazon Echo 2
JBL Flip 5

Why is Amazon Echo 2 better than JBL Flip 5?

  • Has a mute function
    ?
  • Can recognize individual voices
    ?
  • Supports pairing for stereo sound
    ?
  • Works with Alexa
    ?
  • Has a detachable cable
    ?
  • Has an AUX input
    ?
  • Supports Wi-Fi 5 (802.11ac)
    ?
  • Supports Wi-Fi 4 (802.11n)
    ?

Why is JBL Flip 5 better than Amazon Echo 2?

  • 19.36% less body volume
    ?

    924.19cm³vs1146.112cm³
  • Supports a remote smartphone
    ?
  • Has a passive radiator
    ?
  • Can be used wirelessly
    ?
  • 281g lighter
    ?

    540gvs821g
  • 19mm thinner
    ?

    69mmvs88mm
  • 74mm shorter
    ?

    74mmvs148mm
  • Has USB Type-C
    ?

Price comparison

Amazon Echo 2

ProductStorePrice
Amazon Echo 2 AmazonEcho (2nd Generation) International Vers...Echo (2nd Generation) International Version – Charcoal Fabric
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$99.99

JBL Flip 5

Buy used:

$74.95

ProductStorePrice
JBL Flip 5 AmazonJBL FLIP 5, Waterproof Portable Bluetoot...JBL FLIP 5, Waterproof Portable Bluetooth Speaker, Black (New Model)
Amazon logo
$129.95
JBL Flip 5 AmazonJBL Flip 5 Portable Waterproof Bluetooth...JBL Flip 5 Portable Waterproof Bluetooth Speakers - Pair (Black)
Amazon logo
$239.99
JBL Flip 5 AmazonJBL Flip 5 Waterproof Portable Bluetooth...JBL Flip 5 Waterproof Portable Bluetooth Speaker - Black (Renewed)
Amazon logo
$97.00
JBL Flip 5 AmazonLoudspeaker JBL Flip 5
Amazon logo
$120.00
JBL Flip 5 AmazonJBL FLIP 5, Waterproof Portable Bluetoot...JBL FLIP 5, Waterproof Portable Bluetooth Speaker, Squad (New Model)
Amazon logo
$129.95
JBL Flip 5 AmazonJBL FLIP 5 - Waterproof Portable Bluetoo...JBL FLIP 5 - Waterproof Portable Bluetooth Speaker Made From 100% Recycled Plastic - Blue (Renewed)
Amazon logo
$99.96
JBL Flip 5 AmazonJBL FLIP 5, Waterproof Portable Bluetoot...JBL FLIP 5, Waterproof Portable Bluetooth Speaker, Gray (New Model)
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$129.95
JBL Flip 5 AmazonURBAN ARMOR GEAR UAG Designed for Samsun...URBAN ARMOR GEAR UAG Designed for Samsung Galaxy S21 5G Case [6.2-inch Screen] Rugged Lightweight Slim Shockproof Transparent Plyo Protective Cover, Ice
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$39.95
JBL Flip 5 AmazonJBL JBLFLIP5BLKAM FLIP 5 Waterproof Port...JBL JBLFLIP5BLKAM FLIP 5 Waterproof Portable Bluetooth Speaker,Black
Amazon logo
$108.19
JBL Flip 5 AmazonJBL JBLFLIP5BLKAM FLIP 5 Waterproof Port...JBL JBLFLIP5BLKAM FLIP 5 Waterproof Portable Bluetooth Speaker Black
Amazon logo
$105.00
JBL Flip 5 banggood_wwBakeey XY-5 TWSワイヤレスBluetooth 5.0イヤホンマカロ...Bakeey XY-5 TWSワイヤレスBluetooth 5.0イヤホンマカロンColorfulミニタッチコントロールハンズフリーヘッドフォン充電ボックス付き
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¥3,154.00
JBL Flip 5 banggood_wwLiberfeel Y-5 Retro Wireless bluetooth 5...Liberfeel Y-5 Retro Wireless bluetooth 5.0 Soundbar Long Life Battery 4 Playing ModE HIFI Sound Portable Speaker for Hom
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¥4,673.00
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¥3,154.00
JBL Flip 5 dealextremeFEELWORLD F6 Plus 5.5 Inch IPS Full HD D...FEELWORLD F6 Plus 5.5 Inch IPS Full HD DSLR Camera Field Touch Screen Monitor
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$178.99
JBL Flip 5 dealextremeXiaomi Mi Band 5 Smart Bracelet Bluetoot...Xiaomi Mi Band 5 Smart Bracelet Bluetooth 5.0 Waterproof 1.1inch AMOLED Colorful Screen
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$74.99
JBL Flip 5 dealextremeBaseus S17 Bluetooth 5.0 Earphones Wirel...Baseus S17 Bluetooth 5.0 Earphones Wireless Bluetooth Earphones IPX 5 Waterproof 7 Hours Music Play Time
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$22.69

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Features

1.has AirPlay
Amazon Echo 2
JBL Flip 5
AirPlay allows wireless connection of Apple devices with external screens or speakers. You may stream computer screen, video and music from iOS devices, play games like on consoles or present your slideshows easily on your TV.
2.has a mute function
Amazon Echo 2
JBL Flip 5
The device has an option to mute/unmute a conversation directly from the device.
3.can recognize individual voices
Amazon Echo 2
JBL Flip 5
It can recognize different people's voices. This allows it to respond with information tailored to that person.
4.supports pairing for stereo sound
Amazon Echo 2
JBL Flip 5
If you have a second speaker of the same type, you can pair them together to create a stereo sound setup.
5.works with Alexa
Amazon Echo 2
JBL Flip 5
It is compatible with Amazon’s Alexa voice assistant, allowing you to use voice commands to control the device from other Alexa-compatible devices.
6.works with Siri/Apple HomeKit
Amazon Echo 2
JBL Flip 5
It is compatible with Apple's Siri voice assistant, allowing you to use voice commands to control the device from other Apple HomeKit-compatible devices.
7.security features

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The smart speaker can be set to monitor your home for sounds such as glass breaking or a smoke alarm. If these sounds are detected, it will send a notification to your mobile device. Note: This feature may not be available in all markets.
8.has Chromecast built-in
Amazon Echo 2
JBL Flip 5
Chromecast built-in is a technology that allows users to stream entertainment and apps from their phone, tablet, or laptop, straight to the Chromecast-enabled device.
9.compatible with Google Assistant
Amazon Echo 2
JBL Flip 5
It is compatible with Google Assistant, allowing you to use voice commands to control the device from other Google Assistant-compatible devices.

Sound quality

1.has a subwoofer
Amazon Echo 2
JBL Flip 5
Devices with a subwoofer have a higher quality, deeper bass.
2.has Dolby Atmos
Amazon Echo 2
JBL Flip 5
Dolby Atmos is a surround sound technology that allows sounds to be interpreted as three-dimensional objects. By doing so, Dolby Atmos allows for immersive, 360-degree sound.
3.has a magnetic shielding
Amazon Echo 2
JBL Flip 5
A magnetic shielding limits the coupling of a magnetic field between two devices. The purpose is to prevent magnetic fields from interfering with electrical devices and avoid distortion (of TV, monitors, hard drives etc.).
4.has stereo speakers
Amazon Echo 2
JBL Flip 5
Devices with stereo speakers deliver sound from independent channels on both left and right sides, creating a richer sound and a better experience.
5.highest frequency

20000Hz

20000Hz

The highest frequency at which device produces audio. The higher the high-frequency response, the clearer and crispier the treble.
The driver unit is the component that produces sound in the device. Bigger drivers are more powerful and can produce better bass.
7.Has a passive radiator
Amazon Echo 2
JBL Flip 5
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.
The lowest frequency at which the device produces audio. The lower the low-frequency response, the stronger and juicier the bass.
A speaker driver is an individual transducer that converts electrical energy to sound waves. More drivers may result in better sound quality.

General info

1.has a detachable cable
Amazon Echo 2
JBL Flip 5
With a detachable cable you can use alternative cables, and if the cable is pulled it will pop out instead of breaking.
2.has an AUX input
Amazon Echo 2
JBL Flip 5
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.
3.supports Wi-Fi 5 (802.11ac)
Amazon Echo 2
JBL Flip 5
802.11ac wireless works on the 5GHz frequency range. It offers higher transfer rates, improved reliability, and improved power consumption. It provides advantages for gaming and HD video streaming.
4.supports Wi-Fi 4 (802.11n)
Amazon Echo 2
JBL Flip 5
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.
5.has a socket for a 3.5 mm audio jack
Amazon Echo 2
JBL Flip 5
With a standard mini jack socket, you can use the device with most headphones.
6.supports Ethernet
Amazon Echo 2
JBL Flip 5
Ethernet is a local area network technology.
7.is DLNA-certified
Amazon Echo 2
JBL Flip 5
All DLNA-certified products are compatible with one another. When different devices are connected to the same network, data can be transferred easily between them.

Design

1.control panel placed on a device
Amazon Echo 2
JBL Flip 5
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.
2.volume

1146.11cm³

924.19cm³

Volume is the quantity of three-dimensional space enclosed by the product's chassis or, in simpler terms, the space the product occupies.
3.weight

821g

540g

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.
4.thickness

88mm

69mm

We consider a thinner chassis better because it makes the product more compact and portable. Thinness is a feature highlighted by many manufacturers of mobile devices, but it is essential for a wide range of products.
5.height

148mm

74mm

The height represents the vertical dimension of the product. We consider a smaller height better because it assures easy maneuverability.
6.width

88mm

181mm

The width represents the horizontal dimension of the product. We consider a smaller width better because it assures easy maneuverability.
7.has a touch screen
Amazon Echo 2
JBL Flip 5
You can operate the device easily, by pressing the screen with your fingers.

Miscellaneous

1.Price (global median value)

31.95 €

107.35 €

Updated on Thu Nov 25 2021
The global median price is determined by calculating the median value of all the prices available for a product, taking into account all markets.
2.supports a remote smartphone
Amazon Echo 2
JBL Flip 5
This technology allows the users to use their smartphone as a remote control for the device.
3.has a noise-canceling microphone
Amazon Echo 2
JBL Flip 5
These microphones are designed to filter out background noise from the desired sound. Especially useful in noisy environments.
4.has voice commands
Amazon Echo 2
JBL Flip 5
You can use your voice to control key functions of the device and you can easily access your device without pushing any button.
5.Has voice prompts
Amazon Echo 2
JBL Flip 5
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.
6.has an external memory slot
Amazon Echo 2
JBL Flip 5
The device has a standard memory slot (such as an SD or micro SD card slot) that enables you to extend the built-in internal storage with affordable memory modules, or easily retrieve data, such as photographs, from the memory card.
7.has a 3.5mm male connector
Amazon Echo 2
JBL Flip 5
A standard 3.5mm male connector is suitable for use with all MP3 players and computer sound cards.
8.Can be used wirelessly
Amazon Echo 2
JBL Flip 5
Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.
9.has wireless charging
Amazon Echo 2
JBL Flip 5
The manufacturer offers a branded wireless charging kit. To charge the device, you simply put it down on its charging base.

Price comparison

Amazon Echo 2

ProductStorePrice
Amazon Echo 2 AmazonEcho (2nd Generation) International Vers...Echo (2nd Generation) International Version – Charcoal Fabric
Amazon logo
$99.99

JBL Flip 5

Buy used:

$74.95

ProductStorePrice
JBL Flip 5 AmazonJBL FLIP 5, Waterproof Portable Bluetoot...JBL FLIP 5, Waterproof Portable Bluetooth Speaker, Black (New Model)
Amazon logo
$129.95
JBL Flip 5 AmazonJBL Flip 5 Portable Waterproof Bluetooth...JBL Flip 5 Portable Waterproof Bluetooth Speakers - Pair (Black)
Amazon logo
$239.99
JBL Flip 5 AmazonJBL Flip 5 Waterproof Portable Bluetooth...JBL Flip 5 Waterproof Portable Bluetooth Speaker - Black (Renewed)
Amazon logo
$97.00
JBL Flip 5 AmazonLoudspeaker JBL Flip 5
Amazon logo
$120.00
JBL Flip 5 AmazonJBL FLIP 5, Waterproof Portable Bluetoot...JBL FLIP 5, Waterproof Portable Bluetooth Speaker, Squad (New Model)
Amazon logo
$129.95
JBL Flip 5 AmazonJBL FLIP 5 - Waterproof Portable Bluetoo...JBL FLIP 5 - Waterproof Portable Bluetooth Speaker Made From 100% Recycled Plastic - Blue (Renewed)
Amazon logo
$99.96
JBL Flip 5 AmazonJBL FLIP 5, Waterproof Portable Bluetoot...JBL FLIP 5, Waterproof Portable Bluetooth Speaker, Gray (New Model)
Amazon logo
$129.95
JBL Flip 5 AmazonURBAN ARMOR GEAR UAG Designed for Samsun...URBAN ARMOR GEAR UAG Designed for Samsung Galaxy S21 5G Case [6.2-inch Screen] Rugged Lightweight Slim Shockproof Transparent Plyo Protective Cover, Ice
Amazon logo
$39.95
JBL Flip 5 AmazonJBL JBLFLIP5BLKAM FLIP 5 Waterproof Port...JBL JBLFLIP5BLKAM FLIP 5 Waterproof Portable Bluetooth Speaker,Black
Amazon logo
$108.19
JBL Flip 5 AmazonJBL JBLFLIP5BLKAM FLIP 5 Waterproof Port...JBL JBLFLIP5BLKAM FLIP 5 Waterproof Portable Bluetooth Speaker Black
Amazon logo
$105.00
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¥3,154.00
JBL Flip 5 banggood_wwLiberfeel Y-5 Retro Wireless bluetooth 5...Liberfeel Y-5 Retro Wireless bluetooth 5.0 Soundbar Long Life Battery 4 Playing ModE HIFI Sound Portable Speaker for Hom
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¥4,673.00
JBL Flip 5 banggood_wwデュアルデジタルディスプレイ真のワイヤレスヘッドセットボタンタッチBluetoo...デュアルデジタルディスプレイ真のワイヤレスヘッドセットボタンタッチBluetooth 5.0イヤホンポータブル充電ボックス付き
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¥3,154.00
JBL Flip 5 dealextremeFEELWORLD F6 Plus 5.5 Inch IPS Full HD D...FEELWORLD F6 Plus 5.5 Inch IPS Full HD DSLR Camera Field Touch Screen Monitor
dealextreme logo
$178.99
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dealextreme logo
$74.99
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$22.69

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