66points

Bang & Olufsen BeoSound Edge

92points

JBL Xtreme 2

98points

Ultimate Ears Megablast

Bang & Olufsen BeoSound Edge
JBL Xtreme 2
Ultimate Ears Megablast
Comparison winner
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51 facts in comparison

Bang & Olufsen BeoSound Edgevs JBL Xtreme 2vs Ultimate Ears Megablast

Bang & Olufsen BeoSound Edge
JBL Xtreme 2
Ultimate Ears Megablast
66
points
Bang & Olufsen BeoSound Edge
92
points
JBL Xtreme 2
98
points
Ultimate Ears Megablast

Why is Bang & Olufsen BeoSound Edge better than the others?

  • Driver unit size
    ?

    101.6mmvs69.9,55mm
  • Bluetooth version
    4.2vs4.2,4
  • Has fast 802.11ac Wi-Fi connection
    ?
  • Has a remote control
    ?
  • Has AirPlay
    ?
  • Supports Ethernet
    ?
  • Is DLNA-certified
    ?
  • Has an accelerometer
    ?

Why is JBL Xtreme 2 better than the others?

  • Has an AUX input
    ?
  • Has a socket for a 3.5 mm audio jack
    ?
  • Height
    136mmvs502,237mm
  • Has active noise cancelling (noise control)
    ?
  • Has a 3.5mm male connector
    ?
  • Has a sleep timer
    ?

Why is Ultimate Ears Megablast better than the others?

  • Volume
    1835.33cm³vs32760.52,5170.176cm³
  • Supports Bluetooth pairing using NFC
    ?
  • Has a mute function
    ?
  • Width
    88mmvs502,288mm
  • Has wireless charging
    ?
  • Number of microphones
    ?

    2vs0,1
  • Thickness
    88mmvs130,132mm

Price comparison

JBL Xtreme 2

Buy used:

$339.99

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$355.72
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$249.95
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$184.99
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$152.39
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$249.95
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$249.95

Ultimate Ears Megablast

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$159.99
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$129.99
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$199.97
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$154.95
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$98.01
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$109.89
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$175.93
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$84.99

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

69.9mm

55mm

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

4

4

3.volume
?

Best

Polk Audio Boom Bit

51.61cm³

32760.52cm³

5170.18cm³

1835.33cm³

4.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 Xtreme 2
Ultimate Ears Megablast
5.Weather-sealed (splashproof)
?

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

Bang & Olufsen BeoSound Edge
JBL Xtreme 2
Ultimate Ears Megablast
6.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. Show more

Bang & Olufsen BeoSound Edge
JBL Xtreme 2
Ultimate Ears Megablast

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. Show more

Bang & Olufsen BeoSound Edge
JBL Xtreme 2
Ultimate Ears Megablast
2.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 Xtreme 2
Ultimate Ears Megablast
3.has a subwoofer
?

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

Bang & Olufsen BeoSound Edge
JBL Xtreme 2
Ultimate Ears Megablast
4.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 Xtreme 2
Ultimate Ears Megablast
5.has a noise canceling microphone
?

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

Bang & Olufsen BeoSound Edge
JBL Xtreme 2
Ultimate Ears Megablast
6.has active noise cancelling (noise control)
?

This type of device allows you to listen at lower volume levels, causing less ear fatigue as you don't have to crank up the volume to overcome background noise. Ideal for plane rides and morning commutes.

Bang & Olufsen BeoSound Edge
JBL Xtreme 2
Ultimate Ears Megablast

Power

1.has a rechargeable battery
?

The battery can be recharged and used over again.

Bang & Olufsen BeoSound Edge
JBL Xtreme 2
Ultimate Ears Megablast
2.has a battery level indicator
?

An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.

Bang & Olufsen BeoSound Edge
JBL Xtreme 2
Ultimate Ears Megablast
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. Show more

Bang & Olufsen BeoSound Edge
JBL Xtreme 2
Ultimate Ears Megablast
4.has a removable battery
?

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

For example

Audio Pro Addon C3

Bang & Olufsen BeoSound Edge
JBL Xtreme 2
Ultimate Ears Megablast
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 Xtreme 2
Ultimate Ears Megablast

Connectivity

1.Bluetooth version
?

Best

Google Nest Mini

5

4.2

4.2

4

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 Xtreme 2
Ultimate Ears Megablast
3.Has Wi-Fi
?

The device can connect to Wi-Fi.

Bang & Olufsen BeoSound Edge
JBL Xtreme 2
Ultimate Ears Megablast
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. Show more

Bang & Olufsen BeoSound Edge
JBL Xtreme 2
Ultimate Ears Megablast
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. Show more

Bang & Olufsen BeoSound Edge
JBL Xtreme 2
Ultimate Ears Megablast
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.

Bang & Olufsen BeoSound Edge
JBL Xtreme 2
Ultimate Ears Megablast

Features

1.Can be used wirelessly
?

Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.

Bang & Olufsen BeoSound Edge
JBL Xtreme 2
Ultimate Ears Megablast
2.has a mute function
?

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

Bang & Olufsen BeoSound Edge
JBL Xtreme 2
Ultimate Ears Megablast
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 Xtreme 2
Ultimate Ears Megablast
4.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. Show more

For example

Sony SRS-XB501G

Bang & Olufsen BeoSound Edge
JBL Xtreme 2
Ultimate Ears Megablast
5.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.

Bang & Olufsen BeoSound Edge
JBL Xtreme 2
Ultimate Ears Megablast
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.

Bang & Olufsen BeoSound Edge
JBL Xtreme 2
Ultimate Ears Megablast

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 Xtreme 2
Ultimate Ears Megablast

Price comparison

JBL Xtreme 2

Buy used:

$339.99

ProductStorePrice
JBL Xtreme 2 AmazonJBL Enceinte Bluetooth Xtreme 2 Bleu
Amazon logo
$355.72
JBL Xtreme 2 AmazonJBL Xtreme 2 Waterproof portable Bluetoo...JBL Xtreme 2 Waterproof portable Bluetooth speaker - Black
Amazon logo
$249.95
JBL Xtreme 2 AmazonJBL Xtreme 2 Portable Waterproof Wireles...JBL Xtreme 2 Portable Waterproof Wireless Bluetooth Speaker - Black (Renewed)
Amazon logo
$184.99
JBL Xtreme 2 AmazonJBL Xtreme 2 Portable Waterproof Wireles...JBL Xtreme 2 Portable Waterproof Wireless Bluetooth Speaker - Blue (Renewed)
Amazon logo
$152.39
JBL Xtreme 2 AmazonJBL Xtreme 2 Portable Bluetooth Waterpro...JBL Xtreme 2 Portable Bluetooth Waterproof Speaker (Camouflage)
Amazon logo
$249.95
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$249.95
JBL Xtreme 2 walmartJBL Xtreme 2 Portable Wireless Bluetooth...JBL Xtreme 2 Portable Wireless Bluetooth Speaker - Blue
walmart logo
$249.95

Ultimate Ears Megablast

ProductStorePrice
Ultimate Ears Megablast AmazonUltimate Ears MEGABLAST Portable Waterpr...Ultimate Ears MEGABLAST Portable Waterproof Wi-Fi and Bluetooth Speaker with Hands-Free Amazon Alexa Voice Control - Graphite
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$159.99
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$129.99
Ultimate Ears Megablast AmazonUltimate Ears MEGABLAST Portable Waterpr...Ultimate Ears MEGABLAST Portable Waterproof Wi-Fi and Bluetooth Speaker with Hands-Free Amazon Alexa Voice Control - Blizzard
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$199.97
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$154.95
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$98.01
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$109.89
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$175.93
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walmart logo
$84.99

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