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68points

Bang & Olufsen BeoSound Edge

58points

JBL GO

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Bang & Olufsen BeoSound Edge vs JBL GO

Bang & Olufsen BeoSound Edge
JBL GO
68
points
Bang & Olufsen BeoSound Edge
58
points
JBL GO

Why is Bang & Olufsen BeoSound Edge better than JBL GO?

  • Is an active speaker
    ?
  • 61.6mm bigger driver unit
    ?

    101.6mmvs40mm
  • 3 more drivers
    ?

    4vs1
  • 0.1 newer Bluetooth version
    4.2vs4.1
  • Has a subwoofer
    ?
  • 397W more audio output power
    ?

    4 x 100Wvs1 x 3W
  • Has WiFi
    ?
  • Has fast 802.11ac WiFi connection
    ?

Why is JBL GO better than Bang & Olufsen BeoSound Edge?

  • Has a battery level indicator
    ?
  • 99.47% less body volume
    173.97cm³vs32760.52cm³
  • Has a rechargeable battery
    ?
  • Has a socket for a 3.5 mm audio jack
    ?
  • 433.7mm shorter
    68.3mmvs502mm
  • 12.87kg lighter
    130gvs13000g
  • 419.3mm narrower
    82.7mmvs502mm
  • Has active noise cancelling (noise reduction)
    ?

Price comparison

Bang & Olufsen BeoSound Edge

JBL GO

Top specs and features

Design

1.driver unit size
?

The driver unit is the component that produces sound in the device. Bigger drivers are more powerful and can produce better bass.

Best

Audio Pro Living LV2e

203mm

101.6mm

40mm

2.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

3.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 GO
4.volume
?

Best

Meridian Explorer 2

58.75cm³

32760.52cm³

173.97cm³

5.Weather-sealed
?

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

For example

Bose SoundLink Micro

Bang & Olufsen BeoSound Edge
JBL GO
6.height
?

Best

Soundmatters FoxL DASH7

19mm

502mm

68.3mm

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.

For example

Marshall Stockwell II

Bang & Olufsen BeoSound Edge
JBL GO
2.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 3W

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 GO
4.has a subwoofer
?

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

Bang & Olufsen BeoSound Edge
JBL GO
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.

For example

JBL Xtreme 2

Bang & Olufsen BeoSound Edge
JBL GO
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

Harman Kardon Onyx Studio 4

Bang & Olufsen BeoSound Edge
JBL GO

Power

1.has a rechargeable battery
?

The battery can be recharged and used over again.

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

An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.

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

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

For example

Ion Audio Water Rocker

Bang & Olufsen BeoSound Edge
JBL GO
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 GO

Connectivity

1.Bluetooth version
?

Best

Marshall Stockwell II

5

4.2

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.

For example

Anker SoundCore 2

Bang & Olufsen BeoSound Edge
JBL GO
3.Has WiFi
?

The device can connect to WiFi.

Bang & Olufsen BeoSound Edge
JBL GO
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.

Bang & Olufsen BeoSound Edge
JBL GO
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 GO
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 GO

Features

1.Can be used wirelessly
?

Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.

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

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

For example

Bose SoundLink Micro

Bang & Olufsen BeoSound Edge
JBL GO
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.

For example

Bose SoundLink Micro

Bang & Olufsen BeoSound Edge
JBL GO
4.has a sleep timer
?

A sleep timer is a function that shuts off the power after a preset amount of time.

For example

JBL Charge 4

Bang & Olufsen BeoSound Edge
JBL GO
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.

For example

Sony SRS-XB501G

Bang & Olufsen BeoSound Edge
JBL GO
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.

For example

Bose SoundLink Micro

Bang & Olufsen BeoSound Edge
JBL GO

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 GO

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