81points
100points

Amazon Echo Dot (3rd Gen)

62points
58points

JBL GO 2

Comparison winner
Cost-effectiveness winner
Amazon Echo Dot (3rd Gen)
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55 facts in comparison

Amazon Echo Dot (3rd Gen) vs JBL GO 2

Amazon Echo Dot (3rd Gen)
JBL GO 2

Why is Amazon Echo Dot (3rd Gen) better than JBL GO 2?

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

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

Why is JBL GO 2 better than Amazon Echo Dot (3rd Gen)?

  • Has an AUX input
    ?
  • 54.09% less body volume
    ?

    193.49cm³vs421.443cm³
  • Supports a remote smartphone
    ?
  • Has a passive radiator
    ?
  • Can be used wirelessly
    ?
  • 116g lighter
    ?

    184gvs300g
  • 11.4mm thinner
    ?

    31.6mmvs43mm
  • 27.8mm shorter
    ?

    71.2mmvs99mm

Price comparison

Amazon Echo Dot (3rd Gen)

ProductStorePrice
Amazon Echo Dot (3rd Gen) AmazonEcho Dot (3rd Gen, 2018 release) - Smart...Echo Dot (3rd Gen, 2018 release) - Smart speaker with Alexa - Charcoal
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$19.99
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$19.99

JBL GO 2

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$28.95

ProductStorePrice
JBL GO 2 AmazonJBL Bluetooth Speaker JBLGO2BLK black Ja...JBL Bluetooth Speaker JBLGO2BLK black Japan used like new
Amazon logo
$32.95
JBL GO 2 AmazonJBL Lifestyle Jbl JBLGO2CPN GO 2 Portabl...JBL Lifestyle Jbl JBLGO2CPN GO 2 Portable Bluetooth Waterproof Speaker (Champagne), 4.3 X 4.5 X 1.5
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$39.99
JBL GO 2 AmazonJBL GO2 - Waterproof Ultra Portable Blue...JBL GO2 - Waterproof Ultra Portable Bluetooth Speaker - Orange
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$49.99
JBL GO 2 AmazonJBL Sound Module red 4.3 x 4.5 x 1.5 JBL...JBL Sound Module red 4.3 x 4.5 x 1.5 JBLGO2RED
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$29.99
JBL GO 2 AmazonJBL GO2 - Waterproof Ultra-Portable Blue...JBL GO2 - Waterproof Ultra-Portable Bluetooth Speaker - Black
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$33.99
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¥918.00
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¥3,099.00
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¥1,262.00
JBL GO 2 dealextremePortable Lightning Converter External Ad...Portable Lightning Converter External Adapter 2 USB 2.0 1 RJ45 Ports Compatible With IPHONE IPAD
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$21.19
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$32.99
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Features

1.has a mute function
Amazon Echo Dot (3rd Gen)
JBL GO 2
The device has an option to mute/unmute a conversation directly from the device.
2.has AirPlay
Amazon Echo Dot (3rd Gen)
JBL GO 2
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 Dot (3rd Gen)
JBL GO 2
If you have a second speaker of the same type, you can pair them together to create a stereo sound setup.
4.works with Siri/Apple HomeKit
Amazon Echo Dot (3rd Gen)
JBL GO 2
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.
5.works with Alexa
Amazon Echo Dot (3rd Gen)
JBL GO 2
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.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 Dot (3rd Gen)
JBL GO 2
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 Dot (3rd Gen)
JBL GO 2
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 Dot (3rd Gen)
JBL GO 2
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 Dot (3rd Gen)
JBL GO 2
Devices with a subwoofer have a higher quality, deeper bass.
3.has Dolby Atmos
Amazon Echo Dot (3rd Gen)
JBL GO 2
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 stereo speakers
Amazon Echo Dot (3rd Gen)
JBL GO 2
Devices with stereo speakers deliver sound from independent channels on both left and right sides, creating a richer sound and a better experience.
5.Has a passive radiator
Amazon Echo Dot (3rd Gen)
JBL GO 2
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.
6.has a magnetic shielding
Amazon Echo Dot (3rd Gen)
JBL GO 2
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.).
7.has a neodymium magnet
Amazon Echo Dot (3rd Gen)
JBL GO 2
Devices with neodymium magnets are lighter and more powerful than those which use ferrite magnets. They also have more bass and clear high notes.

General info

1.has an AUX input
Amazon Echo Dot (3rd Gen)
JBL GO 2
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.supports Wi-Fi 5 (802.11ac)
Amazon Echo Dot (3rd Gen)
JBL GO 2
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.
3.supports Wi-Fi 4 (802.11n)
Amazon Echo Dot (3rd Gen)
JBL GO 2
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.
4.has a detachable cable
Amazon Echo Dot (3rd Gen)
JBL GO 2
With a detachable cable you can use alternative cables, and if the cable is pulled it will pop out instead of breaking.
5.has a socket for a 3.5 mm audio jack
Amazon Echo Dot (3rd Gen)
JBL GO 2
With a standard mini jack socket, you can use the device with most headphones.
When covered under the manufacturer’s warranty it is possible to get a replacement in the case of a malfunction.
7.supports Ethernet
Amazon Echo Dot (3rd Gen)
JBL GO 2
Ethernet is a local area network technology.
8.is DLNA-certified
Amazon Echo Dot (3rd Gen)
JBL GO 2
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 Dot (3rd Gen)
JBL GO 2
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

421.44cm³

193.49cm³

Volume is the quantity of three-dimensional space enclosed by the product's chassis or, in simpler terms, the space the product occupies.
3.has a touch screen
Amazon Echo Dot (3rd Gen)
JBL GO 2
You can operate the device easily, by pressing the screen with your fingers.
4.weight

300g

184g

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.
5.thickness

43mm

31.6mm

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.
6.height

99mm

71.2mm

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

99mm

86mm

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)

19.99 €

40.07 €

Updated on Sun Dec 05 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 Dot (3rd Gen)
JBL GO 2
This technology allows the users to use their smartphone as a remote control for the device.
3.has voice commands
Amazon Echo Dot (3rd Gen)
JBL GO 2
You can use your voice to control key functions of the device and you can easily access your device without pushing any button.
4.has a 3.5mm male connector
Amazon Echo Dot (3rd Gen)
JBL GO 2
A standard 3.5mm male connector is suitable for use with all MP3 players and computer sound cards.
5.has a noise-canceling microphone
Amazon Echo Dot (3rd Gen)
JBL GO 2
These microphones are designed to filter out background noise from the desired sound. Especially useful in noisy environments.
6.has an external memory slot
Amazon Echo Dot (3rd Gen)
JBL GO 2
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 voice prompts
Amazon Echo Dot (3rd Gen)
JBL GO 2
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.
8.Can be used wirelessly
Amazon Echo Dot (3rd Gen)
JBL GO 2
Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.
9.travel bag is included
Amazon Echo Dot (3rd Gen)
JBL GO 2
The device comes with its own special case or pouch, which is useful for safe transportation.

Price comparison

Amazon Echo Dot (3rd Gen)

ProductStorePrice
Amazon Echo Dot (3rd Gen) AmazonEcho Dot (3rd Gen, 2018 release) - Smart...Echo Dot (3rd Gen, 2018 release) - Smart speaker with Alexa - Charcoal
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$19.99
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$19.99

JBL GO 2

Buy used:

$28.95

ProductStorePrice
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$32.95
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$39.99
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$49.99
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$33.99
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¥3,099.00
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¥1,262.00
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