61points

Beats by Dre Pill XL

86points

JBL Link 20

Beats by Dre Pill XL
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48 facts in comparison

Beats by Dre Pill XL vs JBL Link 20

Beats by Dre Pill XL
JBL Link 20
Beats by Dre Pill XL
JBL Link 20
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86
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Why is Beats by Dre Pill XL better than JBL Link 20?

  • Has an AUX input
  • 164mm shorter
    46mmvs210mm
  • Supports Bluetooth pairing using NFC
  • Has a socket for a 3.5 mm audio jack
  • 640g lighter
    310gvs950g
  • Can be controlled remotely
  • Has a 3.5mm male connector
  • 47mm thinner
    46mmvs93mm

Why is JBL Link 20 better than Beats by Dre Pill XL?

  • Has stereo speakers
  • 15Hz lower low-frequency
    65Hzvs80Hz
  • Is an active speaker
  • 36.36% more battery power
    6000mAhvs4400mAh
  • Weather sealed
  • Has fast 802.11ac WiFi connection
  • 97mm narrower
    93mmvs190mm
  • Is dustproof and water resistant

Top specs and features

Design

1.control panel placed on a device
Beats by Dre Pill XL
JBL Link 20

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.

2.has a neodymium magnet
Beats by Dre Pill XL
JBL Link 20

Devices with neodymium magnets are lighter and more powerful than those which use ferrite magnets. They also have more bass and clear high notes.

3.has a detachable cable
Beats by Dre Pill XL
JBL Link 20

With a detachable cable you can use alternative cables, and if the cable is pulled it will pop out instead of breaking.

For example

Bang & Olufsen BeoSound Edge

4.Weather sealed
Beats by Dre Pill XL
JBL Link 20

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

5.can be controlled remotely
Beats by Dre Pill XL
JBL Link 20

A remote control allows you to control the device remotely. The remote control can be included or optional.

6.height

46mm

210mm

Best

Soundmatters FoxL DASH7

19mm

Sound quality

1.has stereo speakers
Beats by Dre Pill XL
JBL Link 20

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

80Hz

65Hz

The lowest frequency at which the device produces audio. The lower the low-frequency response, the stronger and juicier the bass.

Best

Samsung WAM750

8Hz

3.is an active speaker
Beats by Dre Pill XL
JBL Link 20

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.

4.Has a passive radiator
Beats by Dre Pill XL
JBL Link 20

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

Ultimate Ears Megaboom 3

5.has a subwoofer
Beats by Dre Pill XL
JBL Link 20

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

For example

Amazon Echo Plus 2

6.highest frequency

20000Hz

20000Hz

The highest frequency at which device produces audio. The higher the high-frequency response, the clearer and crispier the treble.

Best

Bose SoundLink Air

60000Hz

Power

1.battery power

4400mAh

6000mAh

Best

JBL Boombox

20000mAh

2.has a rechargeable battery
Beats by Dre Pill XL
JBL Link 20

The battery can be recharged and used over again.

3.has a battery level indicator
Beats by Dre Pill XL
JBL Link 20

An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.

4.wireless charging
Beats by Dre Pill XL
JBL Link 20

The manufacturer offers a branded wireless charging kit. To charge the device, you simply put it down on its charging base.

For example

NudeAudio Move L

5.can be used with standard batteries
Beats by Dre Pill XL
JBL Link 20

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

For example

Ion Audio Water Rocker

6.has a removable battery
Beats by Dre Pill XL
JBL Link 20

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

For example

Ion Audio Water Rocker

Connectivity

1.Has WiFi
Beats by Dre Pill XL
JBL Link 20

The device can connect to WiFi.

2.Has fast 802.11ac WiFi connection
Beats by Dre Pill XL
JBL Link 20

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.

3.has an AUX input
Beats by Dre Pill XL
JBL Link 20

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.

4.has a socket for a 3.5 mm audio jack
Beats by Dre Pill XL
JBL Link 20

With a standard mini jack socket, you can use the device with most headphones.

5.supports Bluetooth pairing using NFC
Beats by Dre Pill XL
JBL Link 20

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.Has 802.11n WiFi connection
Beats by Dre Pill XL
JBL Link 20

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
Beats by Dre Pill XL
JBL Link 20

Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.

2.has a mute function
Beats by Dre Pill XL
JBL Link 20

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

3.Has voice prompts
Beats by Dre Pill XL
JBL Link 20

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.

4.Has a radio
Beats by Dre Pill XL
JBL Link 20

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

5.has voice commands
Beats by Dre Pill XL
JBL Link 20

You can use your voice to control key functions of the device and you can easily access your device without pushing any button.

6.has a sleep timer
Beats by Dre Pill XL
JBL Link 20

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

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