67points
81points

Anker SoundCore 2

66points
62points

JBL Flip 5

Anker SoundCore 2
Comparison winner
Cost-effectiveness winner
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54 facts in comparison

Anker SoundCore 2 vs JBL Flip 5

Anker SoundCore 2
JBL Flip 5

Why is Anker SoundCore 2 better than JBL Flip 5?

  • Has stereo speakers
    ?
  • 52.16% less body volume
    ?

    442.18cm³vs924.186cm³
  • 1 more drivers
    ?

    2vs1
  • Has an AUX input
    ?
  • 12h longer battery life
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    24hvs12h
  • 10m greater wireless connectivity range
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    20mvs10m
  • Has a socket for a 3.5 mm audio jack
    ?
  • 0.5 more years under manufacturer's warranty
    ?

    1.5vs1

Why is JBL Flip 5 better than Anker SoundCore 2?

  • 5Hz lower low-frequency
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    65Hzvs70Hz
  • Has a passive radiator
    ?
  • 5.9mm bigger driver unit
    ?

    44mmvs38.1mm
  • 8W more audio output power
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    1 x 20Wvs2 x 6W
  • 0.5h shorter charge time
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    2.5hvs3h
  • Has USB Type-C
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  • Has a sleep timer
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Price comparison

Anker SoundCore 2

ProductStorePrice
Anker SoundCore 2 AmazonAnker Soundcore 2 Portable Bluetooth Spe...Anker Soundcore 2 Portable Bluetooth Speaker with 12W Stereo Sound, Bluetooth 5, Bassup, IPX7 Waterproof, 24-Hour Playtime, Wireless Stereo Pairing, Speaker for Home, Outdoors, Travel
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$39.99

JBL Flip 5

Buy used:

$66.95

ProductStorePrice
JBL Flip 5 AmazonJBL FLIP 5, Waterproof Portable Bluetoot...JBL FLIP 5, Waterproof Portable Bluetooth Speaker, Black (New Model)
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$78.95
JBL Flip 5 AmazonJBL Flip 5 Waterproof Portable Wireless ...JBL Flip 5 Waterproof Portable Wireless Bluetooth Speaker Bundle - (Pair) Black
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$179.95
JBL Flip 5 AmazonJBL Flip 5 Waterproof Portable Bluetooth...JBL Flip 5 Waterproof Portable Bluetooth Speaker - Black (Renewed)
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$77.99
JBL Flip 5 AmazonJBL FLIP 5, Waterproof Portable Bluetoot...JBL FLIP 5, Waterproof Portable Bluetooth Speaker, Squad (New Model)
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$69.95
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$69.95
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$69.95

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Design

1.volume

442.18cm³

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.
2.drivers count

2

1

A speaker driver is an individual transducer that converts electrical energy to sound waves. More drivers may result in better sound quality.
3.control panel placed on a device
Anker SoundCore 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.
4.driver unit size

38.1mm

44mm

The driver unit is the component that produces sound in the device. Bigger drivers are more powerful and can produce better bass.
5.weather-sealed (splashproof)
Anker SoundCore 2
JBL Flip 5
The device is protected with extra seals to prevent failures caused by dust, raindrops, and water splashes.
6.is dustproof and water-resistant
Anker SoundCore 2
JBL Flip 5
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.

Sound quality

1.has stereo speakers
Anker SoundCore 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.
2.lowest frequency

70Hz

65Hz

The lowest frequency at which the device produces audio. The lower the low-frequency response, the stronger and juicier the bass.
3.has a subwoofer
Anker SoundCore 2
JBL Flip 5
Devices with a subwoofer have a higher quality, deeper bass.
4.Has a passive radiator
Anker SoundCore 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.
5.audio output power

2 x 6W

1 x 20W

Audio output power is based on the number of speakers and their power in watts. High audio output power results in loud, clear sounds.
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.

Power

1.has a rechargeable battery
Anker SoundCore 2
JBL Flip 5
The battery can be recharged and used over again.
2.has a battery level indicator
Anker SoundCore 2
JBL Flip 5
An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.
3.Battery life

24h

12h

The device's battery life (when in use) as given by the manufacturer. With a longer battery life you have to charge the device less often.
4.charge time

3h

2.5h

The time it takes to fully charge the battery.
5.has wireless charging
Anker SoundCore 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.
6.can be used with standard batteries
Anker SoundCore 2
JBL Flip 5
You can use the device with standard batteries instead of a power supply.

Connectivity

1.has an AUX input
Anker SoundCore 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.
2.Bluetooth version

4.2

4.2

Bluetooth is a wireless technology standard that allows data transfers between devices placed in close proximity, using short-wavelength, ultra-high frequency radio waves. Newer versions provide faster data transfers.
3.supports Wi-Fi
Anker SoundCore 2
JBL Flip 5
The device can connect to Wi-Fi.
4.maximum Bluetooth range

20m

10m

The device can connect at a greater distance via Bluetooth or infrared to another device.
5.USB ports

1

1

With more USB ports, you are able to connect more devices.
6.supports Bluetooth pairing using NFC
Anker SoundCore 2
JBL Flip 5
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.

Features

1.Can be used wirelessly
Anker SoundCore 2
JBL Flip 5
Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.
2.supports a remote smartphone
Anker SoundCore 2
JBL Flip 5
This technology allows the users to use their smartphone as a remote control for the device.
3.has a mute function
Anker SoundCore 2
JBL Flip 5
The device has an option to mute/unmute a conversation directly from the device.
4.has voice commands
Anker SoundCore 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 a radio
Anker SoundCore 2
JBL Flip 5
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
Anker SoundCore 2
JBL Flip 5
A sleep timer is a function that shuts off the power after a preset amount of time.

Price comparison

Anker SoundCore 2

ProductStorePrice
Anker SoundCore 2 AmazonAnker Soundcore 2 Portable Bluetooth Spe...Anker Soundcore 2 Portable Bluetooth Speaker with 12W Stereo Sound, Bluetooth 5, Bassup, IPX7 Waterproof, 24-Hour Playtime, Wireless Stereo Pairing, Speaker for Home, Outdoors, Travel
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$39.99

JBL Flip 5

Buy used:

$66.95

ProductStorePrice
JBL Flip 5 AmazonJBL FLIP 5, Waterproof Portable Bluetoot...JBL FLIP 5, Waterproof Portable Bluetooth Speaker, Black (New Model)
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$78.95
JBL Flip 5 AmazonJBL Flip 5 Waterproof Portable Wireless ...JBL Flip 5 Waterproof Portable Wireless Bluetooth Speaker Bundle - (Pair) Black
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$179.95
JBL Flip 5 AmazonJBL Flip 5 Waterproof Portable Bluetooth...JBL Flip 5 Waterproof Portable Bluetooth Speaker - Black (Renewed)
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$77.99
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$69.95
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