100points
88points

Amazon Echo 2

77points
46points

JBL Xtreme

Comparison winner
Cost-effectiveness winner
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38 facts in comparison

Amazon Echo 2 vs JBL Xtreme

Amazon Echo 2
JBL Xtreme

Why is Amazon Echo 2 better than JBL Xtreme?

  • Has a mute function
    ?
  • 6 more microphone(s)
    ?

    7vs1
  • Supports pairing for stereo sound
    ?
  • Works with Alexa
    ?
  • Supports Wi-Fi 5 (802.11ac)
    ?
  • Supports Wi-Fi 4 (802.11n)
    ?
  • Can recognize individual voices
    ?
  • Has a magnetic shielding
    ?

Why is JBL Xtreme better than Amazon Echo 2?

  • Has a subwoofer
    ?
  • Has stereo speakers
    ?
  • Has a 3.5mm male connector
    ?
  • Has a passive radiator
    ?
  • Can be used wirelessly
    ?
  • Supports a remote smartphone
    ?
  • 3 more drivers
    ?

    4vs1
  • 22mm shorter
    ?

    126mmvs148mm

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 Xtreme

ProductStorePrice
JBL Xtreme dealextremeJBL JR300BT Kids Bluetooth Wireless Head...JBL JR300BT Kids Bluetooth Wireless Headphones, Lightweight HD Stereo Headsets with 12 Hours Playing Time
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$71.21

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Features

1.has a mute function
Amazon Echo 2
JBL Xtreme
The device has an option to mute/unmute a conversation directly from the device.
2.has AirPlay
Amazon Echo 2
JBL Xtreme
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.
3.supports pairing for stereo sound
Amazon Echo 2
JBL Xtreme
If you have a second speaker of the same type, you can pair them together to create a stereo sound setup.
4.works with Alexa
Amazon Echo 2
JBL Xtreme
It is compatible with Amazon’s Alexa voice assistant, allowing you to use voice commands to control the device from other Alexa-compatible devices.
5.works with Siri/Apple HomeKit
Amazon Echo 2
JBL Xtreme
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.
6.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.
7.can recognize individual voices
Amazon Echo 2
JBL Xtreme
It can recognize different people's voices. This allows it to respond with information tailored to that person.
8.has Chromecast built-in
Amazon Echo 2
JBL Xtreme
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 Xtreme
It is compatible with Google Assistant, allowing you to use voice commands to control the device from other Google Assistant-compatible devices.

Sound quality

More microphones result in better sound quality and enable the device to filter out background noise.
2.has a subwoofer
Amazon Echo 2
JBL Xtreme
Devices with a subwoofer have a higher quality, deeper bass.
3.has Dolby Atmos
Amazon Echo 2
JBL Xtreme
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.
4.has a magnetic shielding
Amazon Echo 2
JBL Xtreme
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.).
5.has stereo speakers
Amazon Echo 2
JBL Xtreme
Devices with stereo speakers deliver sound from independent channels on both left and right sides, creating a richer sound and a better experience.
6.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.
8.Has a passive radiator
Amazon Echo 2
JBL Xtreme
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.

General info

1.has an AUX input
Amazon Echo 2
JBL Xtreme
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.
2.has a detachable cable
Amazon Echo 2
JBL Xtreme
With a detachable cable you can use alternative cables, and if the cable is pulled it will pop out instead of breaking.
3.supports Wi-Fi 5 (802.11ac)
Amazon Echo 2
JBL Xtreme
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 Xtreme
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 Xtreme
With a standard mini jack socket, you can use the device with most headphones.

Design

1.control panel placed on a device
Amazon Echo 2
JBL Xtreme
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

4350.28cm³

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

2.11kg

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

122mm

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

126mm

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

88mm

283mm

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

Miscellaneous

1.Price (global median value)

31.95 €

240 €

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.has a 3.5mm male connector
Amazon Echo 2
JBL Xtreme
A standard 3.5mm male connector is suitable for use with all MP3 players and computer sound cards.
3.Can be used wirelessly
Amazon Echo 2
JBL Xtreme
Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.
4.supports a remote smartphone
Amazon Echo 2
JBL Xtreme
This technology allows the users to use their smartphone as a remote control for the device.
5.is dustproof and water-resistant
Amazon Echo 2
JBL Xtreme
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.
6.weather-sealed (splashproof)
Amazon Echo 2
JBL Xtreme
The device is protected with extra seals to prevent failures caused by dust, raindrops, and water splashes.
7.has a rechargeable battery
Amazon Echo 2
JBL Xtreme
The battery can be recharged and used over again.
8.has a battery level indicator
Amazon Echo 2
JBL Xtreme
An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.

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 Xtreme

ProductStorePrice
JBL Xtreme dealextremeJBL JR300BT Kids Bluetooth Wireless Head...JBL JR300BT Kids Bluetooth Wireless Headphones, Lightweight HD Stereo Headsets with 12 Hours Playing Time
dealextreme logo
$71.21

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