47points
61points

Amazon Echo Dot (3rd Gen)

70points
92points

JBL GO 2

Amazon Echo Dot (3rd Gen)
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JBL GO 2
Comparison winner
Cost-effectiveness winner
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47 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?

  • Supports Wi-Fi
    ?
  • Supports Wi-Fi 5 (802.11ac)
    ?
  • Supports Wi-Fi 4 (802.11n)
    ?
  • 2 more years under manufacturer's warranty
    ?

    3vs1
  • Has a detachable cable
    ?
  • Has a 3.5mm male connector
    ?
  • Has a mute function
    ?
  • 3 more microphone(s)
    ?

    4vs1

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

  • 54.09% less body volume
    ?

    193.49cm³vs421.443cm³
  • Can be used wirelessly
    ?
  • Has a rechargeable battery
    ?
  • Has a battery level indicator
    ?
  • Has an AUX input
    ?
  • Weather-sealed (splashproof)
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  • Is dustproof and water-resistant
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  • Has active noise cancellation (noise control)
    ?

Price comparison

Amazon Echo Dot (3rd Gen)

ProductStorePrice
Amazon Echo Dot (3rd Gen) AmazonEcho Dot (3rd Gen) - Smart speaker with ...Echo Dot (3rd Gen) - Smart speaker with Alexa - Charcoal
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$18.99
Amazon Echo Dot (3rd Gen) pricegrabberAmazon Echo Dot Gen 3 v2, Charcoal
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$28.99

JBL GO 2

Buy used:

$20.00

ProductStorePrice
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Amazon logo
$49.99
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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$50.70
JBL GO 2 AmazonJBL Bluetooth Speaker JBLGO2RED red Japa...JBL Bluetooth Speaker JBLGO2RED red Japan used like new
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$48.14
JBL GO 2 walmartPortable Silicone Case Protective Cover ...Portable Silicone Case Protective Cover For Jbl Go 2 Bluetooth Speaker
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$11.33

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Design

1.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.
2.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.
3.weather-sealed (splashproof)
Amazon Echo Dot (3rd Gen)
JBL GO 2
The device is protected with extra seals to prevent failures caused by dust, raindrops, and water splashes.
4.is dustproof and water-resistant
Amazon Echo Dot (3rd Gen)
JBL GO 2
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.
5.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.
6.warranty period

3

1

When covered under the manufacturer’s warranty it is possible to get a replacement in the case of a malfunction.

Sound quality

1.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.
2.has a subwoofer
Amazon Echo Dot (3rd Gen)
JBL GO 2
Devices with a subwoofer have a higher quality, deeper bass.
3.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.
4.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.
5.has active noise cancellation (noise control)
Amazon Echo Dot (3rd Gen)
JBL GO 2
This type of device allows you to listen at lower volume levels, causing less ear fatigue as you don't have to crank up the volume to overcome background noise. Ideal for plane rides and morning commutes.
6.number of microphones

4

1

More microphones result in better sound quality and enable the device to filter out background noise.

Power

1.has a rechargeable battery
Amazon Echo Dot (3rd Gen)
JBL GO 2
The battery can be recharged and used over again.
2.has a battery level indicator
Amazon Echo Dot (3rd Gen)
JBL GO 2
An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.
3.has wireless charging
Amazon Echo Dot (3rd Gen)
JBL GO 2
The manufacturer offers a branded wireless charging kit. To charge the device, you simply put it down on its charging base.
4.can be used with standard batteries
Amazon Echo Dot (3rd Gen)
JBL GO 2
You can use the device with standard batteries instead of a power supply.
5.has a removable battery
Amazon Echo Dot (3rd Gen)
JBL GO 2
The battery is removable and can be replaced by the user if broken.

Connectivity

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
Amazon Echo Dot (3rd Gen)
JBL GO 2
The device can connect to Wi-Fi.
3.supports Bluetooth pairing using NFC
Amazon Echo Dot (3rd Gen)
JBL GO 2
Device supports fast Bluetooth pairing using NFC so it can communicate with other devices over Bluetooth. You can fastly pair devices without entering a code by simply holding one device next to the device with which it is to be paired.
4.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.
5.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.
6.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.

Features

1.Can be used wirelessly
Amazon Echo Dot (3rd Gen)
JBL GO 2
Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.
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 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.
4.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.
5.Has a radio
Amazon Echo Dot (3rd Gen)
JBL GO 2
A built-in FM radio tuner allows you to listen to most of the live-broadcasted FM radio stations without using the internet.
6.has a sleep timer
Amazon Echo Dot (3rd Gen)
JBL GO 2
A sleep timer is a function that shuts off the power after a preset amount of time.

Price comparison

Amazon Echo Dot (3rd Gen)

ProductStorePrice
Amazon Echo Dot (3rd Gen) AmazonEcho Dot (3rd Gen) - Smart speaker with ...Echo Dot (3rd Gen) - Smart speaker with Alexa - Charcoal
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$18.99
Amazon Echo Dot (3rd Gen) pricegrabberAmazon Echo Dot Gen 3 v2, Charcoal
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$28.99

JBL GO 2

Buy used:

$20.00

ProductStorePrice
JBL GO 2 AmazonJBL Bluetooth Speaker JBLGO2BLK black Ja...JBL Bluetooth Speaker JBLGO2BLK black Japan used like new
Amazon logo
$49.99
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
Amazon logo
$50.70
JBL GO 2 AmazonJBL Bluetooth Speaker JBLGO2RED red Japa...JBL Bluetooth Speaker JBLGO2RED red Japan used like new
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$48.14
JBL GO 2 walmartPortable Silicone Case Protective Cover ...Portable Silicone Case Protective Cover For Jbl Go 2 Bluetooth Speaker
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$11.33

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