66points

Bang & Olufsen BeoSound Edge

74points

JBL Charge 4

Bang & Olufsen BeoSound Edge
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JBL Charge 4
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51 facts in comparison

Bang & Olufsen BeoSound Edge vs JBL Charge 4

Bang & Olufsen BeoSound Edge
JBL Charge 4
66
points
Bang & Olufsen BeoSound Edge
74
points
JBL Charge 4

Why is Bang & Olufsen BeoSound Edge better than JBL Charge 4?

  • Is an active speaker
    ?
  • 3 more drivers
    ?

    4vs1
  • Has a subwoofer
    ?
  • 370W more audio output power
    ?

    4 x 100Wvs1 x 30W
  • Has Wi-Fi
    ?
  • Has fast 802.11ac Wi-Fi connection
    ?
  • Has a remote control
    ?
  • Has 802.11n Wi-Fi connection
    ?

Why is JBL Charge 4 better than Bang & Olufsen BeoSound Edge?

  • 94.07% less body volume
    1943.7cm³vs32760.52cm³
  • Has a rechargeable battery
    ?
  • Has a battery level indicator
    ?
  • Has an AUX input
    ?
  • Has a passive radiator
    ?
  • Weather-sealed (splashproof)
    ?
  • Has a socket for a 3.5 mm audio jack
    ?
  • 12.04kg lighter
    960gvs13000g

Price comparison

Design

1.drivers count
?

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

Best

Vifa Stockholm 2.0

8

4

1

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.

Bang & Olufsen BeoSound Edge
JBL Charge 4
3.volume
?

Best

Meridian Explorer 2

58.75cm³

32760.52cm³

1943.7cm³

4.Weather-sealed (splashproof)
?

The device is protected with extra seals to prevent failures caused by dust, raindrops, and water splashes.

Bang & Olufsen BeoSound Edge
JBL Charge 4
5.Is dustproof and water-resistant
?

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.

Bang & Olufsen BeoSound Edge
JBL Charge 4
6.weight
?

Best

Meridian Explorer 2

50g

13kg

960g

Sound quality

1.audio output power
?

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

Best

Devialet Silver Phantom Gold

2 x 2250W

4 x 100W

1 x 30W

2.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.

For example

Amazon Echo Studio

Bang & Olufsen BeoSound Edge
JBL Charge 4
3.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.

Bang & Olufsen BeoSound Edge
JBL Charge 4
4.has a subwoofer
?

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

Bang & Olufsen BeoSound Edge
JBL Charge 4
5.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.

Bang & Olufsen BeoSound Edge
JBL Charge 4
6.has a noise canceling microphone
?

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

For example

JBL Xtreme 2

Bang & Olufsen BeoSound Edge
JBL Charge 4

Power

1.has a rechargeable battery
?

The battery can be recharged and used over again.

Bang & Olufsen BeoSound Edge
JBL Charge 4
2.has a battery level indicator
?

An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.

Bang & Olufsen BeoSound Edge
JBL Charge 4
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

Bang & Olufsen BeoSound Edge
JBL Charge 4
4.has a removable battery
?

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

For example

Audio Pro Addon C3

Bang & Olufsen BeoSound Edge
JBL Charge 4
5.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

Bang & Olufsen BeoSound Edge
JBL Charge 4

Connectivity

1.Bluetooth version
?

Best

Google Nest Mini

5

4.2

4.2

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.

Bang & Olufsen BeoSound Edge
JBL Charge 4
3.Has Wi-Fi
?

The device can connect to Wi-Fi.

Bang & Olufsen BeoSound Edge
JBL Charge 4
4.Has fast 802.11ac Wi-Fi 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.

Bang & Olufsen BeoSound Edge
JBL Charge 4
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.

Bang & Olufsen BeoSound Edge
JBL Charge 4
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

Bang & Olufsen BeoSound Edge
JBL Charge 4

Features

1.Can be used wirelessly
?

Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.

Bang & Olufsen BeoSound Edge
JBL Charge 4
2.has a mute function
?

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

For example

Amazon Echo Studio

Bang & Olufsen BeoSound Edge
JBL Charge 4
3.supports a remote smartphone
?

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

Bang & Olufsen BeoSound Edge
JBL Charge 4
4.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.

For example

Google Nest Mini

Bang & Olufsen BeoSound Edge
JBL Charge 4
5.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.

For example

Google Nest Mini

Bang & Olufsen BeoSound Edge
JBL Charge 4
6.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.

For example

Sony SRS-XB501G

Bang & Olufsen BeoSound Edge
JBL Charge 4

Miscellaneous

1.has an accelerometer
?

An accelerometer is a sensor used to measure the linear acceleration of a device. A common application is detecting when a device changes between vertical and horizontal positions.

Bang & Olufsen BeoSound Edge
JBL Charge 4

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