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30points

Anker SoundCore Mini

64points
39points

JBL GO 2

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Cost-effectiveness winner
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Anker SoundCore Mini vs JBL GO 2

Anker SoundCore Mini
JBL GO 2

Why is Anker SoundCore Mini better than JBL GO 2?

  • Has a subwoofer
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  • 2.47x more battery power
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    1800mAhvs730mAh
  • 10h longer battery life
    ?

    15hvs5h
  • Has a noise-canceling microphone
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  • 0.5 more years under manufacturer's warranty
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    1.5vs1
  • Has a radio
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  • Has an external memory slot
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  • 19mm narrower
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    67mmvs86mm

Why is JBL GO 2 better than Anker SoundCore Mini?

  • 35.67% less body volume
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    193.49cm³vs300.763cm³
  • Has a passive radiator
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  • Control panel placed on a device
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  • Weather-sealed (splashproof)
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  • Can be used wirelessly
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  • Has a battery level indicator
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  • Is dustproof and water-resistant
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  • 0.1 newer Bluetooth version
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    4.1vs4

Price comparison

Anker SoundCore Mini

ProductStorePrice
Anker SoundCore Mini AmazonAnker Soundcore Mini, Super-Portable Blu...Anker Soundcore Mini, Super-Portable Bluetooth Speaker with 15-Hour Playtime, 66-Foot Bluetooth Range, Enhanced Bass, Noise-Cancelling Microphone - Black
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$24.99

JBL GO 2

Buy used:

$24.00

ProductStorePrice
JBL GO 2 AmazonJBL Bluetooth Speaker JBLGO2BLK black Ja...JBL Bluetooth Speaker JBLGO2BLK black Japan used like new
Amazon logo
$28.00
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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$42.99
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
Amazon logo
$29.29
JBL GO 2 AmazonJBL GO2 - Waterproof Ultra-Portable Blue...JBL GO2 - Waterproof Ultra-Portable Bluetooth Speaker - Black
Amazon logo
$31.63

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Design

1.volume

300.76cm³

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 Mini
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 Mini
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 Mini
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 Mini
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.
When covered under the manufacturer’s warranty it is possible to get a replacement in the case of a malfunction.
7.has a detachable cable
Anker SoundCore Mini
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.
8.weight

215g

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.
9.Has a remote control
Anker SoundCore Mini
JBL GO 2
A remote control allows you to control the device remotely. The remote control can be included or optional.

Sound quality

1.has stereo speakers
Anker SoundCore Mini
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
Anker SoundCore Mini
JBL GO 2
Devices with a subwoofer have a higher quality, deeper bass.
3.Has a passive radiator
Anker SoundCore Mini
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
Anker SoundCore Mini
JBL GO 2
These microphones are designed to filter out background noise from the desired sound. Especially useful in noisy environments.
More microphones result in better sound quality and enable the device to filter out background noise.
6.has a magnetic shielding
Anker SoundCore Mini
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.).

Power

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

1800mAh

730mAh

Battery power, or battery capacity, represents the amount of electrical energy that a battery can store. More battery power can be an indication of longer battery life.
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.
The time it takes to fully charge the battery.
6.has wireless charging
Anker SoundCore Mini
JBL GO 2
The manufacturer offers a branded wireless charging kit. To charge the device, you simply put it down on its charging base.
7.can be used with standard batteries
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JBL GO 2
You can use the device with standard batteries instead of a power supply.
8.has a removable battery
Anker SoundCore Mini
JBL GO 2
The battery is removable and can be replaced by the user if broken.

Connectivity

1.has an AUX input
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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.
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
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JBL GO 2
The device can connect to Wi-Fi.
4.has a socket for a 3.5 mm audio jack
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JBL GO 2
With a standard mini jack socket, you can use the device with most headphones.
5.supports Bluetooth pairing using NFC
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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.
6.supports Wi-Fi 4 (802.11n)
Anker SoundCore Mini
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.
7.has a 3.5mm male connector
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JBL GO 2
A standard 3.5mm male connector is suitable for use with all MP3 players and computer sound cards.
8.supports Wi-Fi 5 (802.11ac)
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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.
9.has AirPlay
Anker SoundCore Mini
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.

Features

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

Price comparison

Anker SoundCore Mini

ProductStorePrice
Anker SoundCore Mini AmazonAnker Soundcore Mini, Super-Portable Blu...Anker Soundcore Mini, Super-Portable Bluetooth Speaker with 15-Hour Playtime, 66-Foot Bluetooth Range, Enhanced Bass, Noise-Cancelling Microphone - Black
Amazon logo
$24.99

JBL GO 2

Buy used:

$24.00

ProductStorePrice
JBL GO 2 AmazonJBL Bluetooth Speaker JBLGO2BLK black Ja...JBL Bluetooth Speaker JBLGO2BLK black Japan used like new
Amazon logo
$28.00
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
$42.99
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
Amazon logo
$29.29
JBL GO 2 AmazonJBL GO2 - Waterproof Ultra-Portable Blue...JBL GO2 - Waterproof Ultra-Portable Bluetooth Speaker - Black
Amazon logo
$31.63

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