63points

Amazon Echo Dot

82points

JBL Flip 3

Amazon Echo Dot
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48 facts in comparison

Amazon Echo Dot vs JBL Flip 3

Amazon Echo Dot
JBL Flip 3
Amazon Echo Dot
JBL Flip 3
63
points
Amazon Echo Dot
82
points
JBL Flip 3

Why is Amazon Echo Dot better than JBL Flip 3?

  • 67.38% less body volume
    225.79cm³vs692.224cm³
  • Has WiFi
    ?
  • 287g lighter
    163gvs450g
  • 85mm narrower
    84mmvs169mm
  • Has 802.11n WiFi connection
    ?
  • Has a 3.5mm male connector
    ?
  • 6 more microphone(s)
    ?

    7vs1
  • Has a radio
    ?

Why is JBL Flip 3 better than Amazon Echo Dot?

  • Has stereo speakers
    ?
  • Is an active speaker
    ?
  • 1 more drivers
    ?

    2vs1
  • Has a battery level indicator
    ?
  • Has a rechargeable battery
    ?
  • Has a passive radiator
    ?
  • Has an AUX input
    ?
  • 0.1 newer Bluetooth version
    4.1vs4

Design

1. more drivers
?

A speaker driver is an individual transducer that converts electrical energy to sound waves. More drivers may result in better sound quality.

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Vifa Stockholm 2.0

8

1

2

2.control panel placed on a device
?

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.

Amazon Echo Dot
JBL Flip 3
3. less body volume
?

Best

Meridian Explorer 2

58.75cm³

225.79cm³

692.22cm³

4.Weather sealed
?

Device is protected with extra seals to prevent failures due to any kind of weather.

Amazon Echo Dot
JBL Flip 3
5.Has a remote control
?

A remote control allows you to control the device remotely. The remote control can be included or optional.

For example

Bang & Olufsen BeoSound Edge

Amazon Echo Dot
JBL Flip 3
6.shorter
?

Best

Soundmatters FoxL DASH7

19mm

84mm

64mm

Sound quality

1.has stereo speakers
?

Devices with stereo speakers deliver sound from independent channels on both left and right sides, creating a richer sound and a better experience.

Amazon Echo Dot
JBL Flip 3
2.is an active speaker
?

An amplifier is integrated into the device. An audio amplifier takes a small signal and makes it bigger without making any other changes in it which results in better sound, so any sound source can be connected to speakers.

Amazon Echo Dot
JBL Flip 3
3.Has a passive radiator
?

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.

Amazon Echo Dot
JBL Flip 3
4.has a subwoofer
?

Devices with a subwoofer have a higher quality, deeper bass.

For example

JBL Xtreme 2

Amazon Echo Dot
JBL Flip 3
5.has a noise canceling microphone
?

These microphones are designed to filter out background noise from the desired sound. Especially useful in noisy environments.

Amazon Echo Dot
JBL Flip 3
6.has active noise cancelling (noise reduction)
?

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.

Amazon Echo Dot
JBL Flip 3

Power

1.has a rechargeable battery
?

The battery can be recharged and used over again.

Amazon Echo Dot
JBL Flip 3
2.has a battery level indicator
?

An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.

Amazon Echo Dot
JBL Flip 3
3.has wireless charging
?

The manufacturer offers a branded wireless charging kit. To charge the device, you simply put it down on its charging base.

For example

Bose SoundLink Micro

Amazon Echo Dot
JBL Flip 3
4.can be used with standard batteries
?

You can use the device with standard batteries instead of a power supply.

For example

Ion Audio Water Rocker

Amazon Echo Dot
JBL Flip 3
5.has a removable battery
?

The battery is removable and can be replaced by the user if broken.

For example

Ion Audio Water Rocker

Amazon Echo Dot
JBL Flip 3

Connectivity

1. newer Bluetooth version
?

Best

Amazon Echo Plus 2

5

4

4.1

2.has an AUX input
?

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.

Amazon Echo Dot
JBL Flip 3
3.Has WiFi
?

The device can connect to WiFi.

Amazon Echo Dot
JBL Flip 3
4.Has fast 802.11ac WiFi connection
?

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.

For example

Amazon Echo Plus 2

Amazon Echo Dot
JBL Flip 3
5.has a socket for a 3.5 mm audio jack
?

With a standard mini jack socket, you can use the device with most headphones.

Amazon Echo Dot
JBL Flip 3
6.supports Bluetooth pairing using NFC
?

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.

For example

Sony SRS-XB501G

Amazon Echo Dot
JBL Flip 3

Features

1.Can be used wirelessly
?

Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.

Amazon Echo Dot
JBL Flip 3
2.has a mute function
?

The device has an option to mute/unmute a conversation directly from the device.

For example

Bose SoundLink Micro

Amazon Echo Dot
JBL Flip 3
3.Has voice prompts
?

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.

Amazon Echo Dot
JBL Flip 3
4.supports a remote smartphone
?

This technology allows the users to use their smartphone as a remote control for the device.

Amazon Echo Dot
JBL Flip 3
5.Has a radio
?

A built-in FM radio tuner allows you to listen to most of the live-broadcasted FM radio stations without using the internet.

Amazon Echo Dot
JBL Flip 3
6.has voice commands
?

You can use your voice to control key functions of the device and you can easily access your device without pushing any button.

Amazon Echo Dot
JBL Flip 3

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