67points
82points

Anker SoundCore 2

70points
92points

JBL GO 2

Anker SoundCore 2
JBL GO 2
Comparison winner
Cost-effectiveness winner
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Anker SoundCore 2 vs JBL GO 2

Anker SoundCore 2
JBL GO 2

Why is Anker SoundCore 2 better than JBL GO 2?

  • Has stereo speakers
    ?
  • 110Hz lower low-frequency
    ?

    70Hzvs180Hz
  • 0.1 newer Bluetooth version
    ?

    4.2vs4.1
  • 19h longer battery life
    ?

    24hvs5h
  • 0.5 more years under manufacturer's warranty
    ?

    1.5vs1
  • Has voice commands
    ?
  • 15.2mm shorter
    ?

    56mmvs71.2mm
  • Has voice prompts
    ?

Why is JBL GO 2 better than Anker SoundCore 2?

  • 56.24% less body volume
    ?

    193.49cm³vs442.176cm³
  • 0.5h shorter charge time
    ?

    2.5hvs3h
  • Has active noise cancellation (noise control)
    ?
  • 230g lighter
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    184gvs414g
  • 82mm narrower
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    86mmvs168mm
  • 15.4mm thinner
    ?

    31.6mmvs47mm

Price comparison

JBL GO 2

Buy used:

$20.21

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$29.95
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$48.14
JBL GO 2 AmazonJBL GO2 - Waterproof Ultra Portable Blue...JBL GO2 - Waterproof Ultra Portable Bluetooth Speaker - Orange
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$29.94
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$12.03

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Design

1.volume

442.18cm³

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
Anker SoundCore 2
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)
Anker SoundCore 2
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
Anker SoundCore 2
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
Anker SoundCore 2
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

1.5

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
Anker SoundCore 2
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.lowest frequency

70Hz

180Hz

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 GO 2
Devices with a subwoofer have a higher quality, deeper bass.
4.Has a passive radiator
Anker SoundCore 2
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.
5.highest frequency

20000Hz

20000Hz

The highest frequency at which device produces audio. The higher the high-frequency response, the clearer and crispier the treble.
6.has a noise-canceling microphone
Anker SoundCore 2
JBL GO 2
These microphones are designed to filter out background noise from the desired sound. Especially useful in noisy environments.

Power

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

24h

5h

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 GO 2
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 GO 2
You can use the device with standard batteries instead of a power supply.

Connectivity

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

4.2

4.1

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 GO 2
The device can connect to Wi-Fi.
4.supports Bluetooth pairing using NFC
Anker SoundCore 2
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.
5.has a socket for a 3.5 mm audio jack
Anker SoundCore 2
JBL GO 2
With a standard mini jack socket, you can use the device with most headphones.
6.supports Wi-Fi 4 (802.11n)
Anker SoundCore 2
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
Anker SoundCore 2
JBL GO 2
Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.
2.supports a remote smartphone
Anker SoundCore 2
JBL GO 2
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 GO 2
The device has an option to mute/unmute a conversation directly from the device.
4.has voice commands
Anker SoundCore 2
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
Anker SoundCore 2
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
Anker SoundCore 2
JBL GO 2
A sleep timer is a function that shuts off the power after a preset amount of time.

Price comparison

JBL GO 2

Buy used:

$20.21

ProductStorePrice
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$29.95
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 AmazonJBL GO2 - Waterproof Ultra Portable Blue...JBL GO2 - Waterproof Ultra Portable Bluetooth Speaker - Orange
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$29.94
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