27points
2points

Bose SoundLink Color

79points
26points

JBL Charge 4

Bose SoundLink Color
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Bose SoundLink Color vs JBL Charge 4

Bose SoundLink Color
JBL Charge 4

Why is Bose SoundLink Color better than JBL Charge 4?

  • 93mm narrower
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    127mmvs220mm

Why is JBL Charge 4 better than Bose SoundLink Color?

  • Has a passive radiator
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  • Weather-sealed (splashproof)
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  • 0.2 newer Bluetooth version
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    4.2vs4
  • Is dustproof and water-resistant
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  • 11h longer battery life
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    20hvs9h
  • Has a socket for a 3.5 mm audio jack
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  • Has USB Type-C
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  • 39.6mm shorter
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    95mmvs134.6mm

Price comparison

Bose SoundLink Color

Buy used:

$159.81

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$3.23
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$7.51
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$11.85

JBL Charge 4

Buy used:

$129.95

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JBL Charge 4 AmazonJBL Charge 4 Waterproof Wireless Bluetoo...JBL Charge 4 Waterproof Wireless Bluetooth Speaker Bundle with Portable Hard Case - Black
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$139.99
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$105.95
JBL Charge 4 AmazonJBL Charge 4 - Waterproof Portable Bluet...JBL Charge 4 - Waterproof Portable Bluetooth Speaker - Black
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$179.95
JBL Charge 4 AmazonJBL Charge 4 Waterproof Wireless Bluetoo...JBL Charge 4 Waterproof Wireless Bluetooth Speaker with Hardshell Case (Black Camo)
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$149.95
JBL Charge 4 AmazonJBL Charge 4 Portable Waterproof Wireles...JBL Charge 4 Portable Waterproof Wireless Bluetooth Speaker Bundle - (Pair) Black
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$256.00
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$149.99
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$124.99
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$119.95
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$179.99
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$134.99
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Design

1.control panel placed on a device
Bose SoundLink Color
JBL Charge 4
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.weather-sealed (splashproof)
Bose SoundLink Color
JBL Charge 4
The device is protected with extra seals to prevent failures caused by dust, raindrops, and water splashes.
3.is dustproof and water-resistant
Bose SoundLink Color
JBL Charge 4
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.
4.has a detachable cable
Bose SoundLink Color
JBL Charge 4
With a detachable cable you can use alternative cables, and if the cable is pulled it will pop out instead of breaking.
5.Has a remote control
Bose SoundLink Color
JBL Charge 4
A remote control allows you to control the device remotely. The remote control can be included or optional.
6.height

134.6mm

95mm

The height represents the vertical dimension of the product. We consider a smaller height better because it assures easy maneuverability.
7.width

127mm

220mm

The width represents the horizontal dimension of the product. We consider a smaller width better because it assures easy maneuverability.
8.has a touch screen
Bose SoundLink Color
JBL Charge 4
You can operate the device easily, by pressing the screen with your fingers.
9.travel bag is included
Bose SoundLink Color
JBL Charge 4
The device comes with its own special case or pouch, which is useful for safe transportation.

Sound quality

1.has stereo speakers
Bose SoundLink Color
JBL Charge 4
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 passive radiator
Bose SoundLink Color
JBL Charge 4
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.

Power

1.has a rechargeable battery
Bose SoundLink Color
JBL Charge 4
The battery can be recharged and used over again.
2.has a battery level indicator
Bose SoundLink Color
JBL Charge 4
An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.
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.
4.has wireless charging
Bose SoundLink Color
JBL Charge 4
The manufacturer offers a branded wireless charging kit. To charge the device, you simply put it down on its charging base.
5.can be used with standard batteries
Bose SoundLink Color
JBL Charge 4
You can use the device with standard batteries instead of a power supply.
6.has a removable battery
Bose SoundLink Color
JBL Charge 4
The battery is removable and can be replaced by the user if broken.

Connectivity

1.has an AUX input
Bose SoundLink Color
JBL Charge 4
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
Bose SoundLink Color
JBL Charge 4
The device can connect to Wi-Fi.
4.has a socket for a 3.5 mm audio jack
Bose SoundLink Color
JBL Charge 4
With a standard mini jack socket, you can use the device with most headphones.
5.supports Bluetooth pairing using NFC
Bose SoundLink Color
JBL Charge 4
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 USB Type-C
Bose SoundLink Color
JBL Charge 4
The USB Type-C features reversible plug orientation and cable direction.
7.has a 3.5mm male connector
Bose SoundLink Color
JBL Charge 4
A standard 3.5mm male connector is suitable for use with all MP3 players and computer sound cards.
8.has an external memory slot
Bose SoundLink Color
JBL Charge 4
The device has a standard memory slot (such as an SD or micro SD card slot) that enables you to extend the built-in internal storage with affordable memory modules, or easily retrieve data, such as photographs, from the memory card.
9.has a microphone input
Bose SoundLink Color
JBL Charge 4
A microphone port allows connecting external high-end or specialized microphones.

Features

1.Can be used wirelessly
Bose SoundLink Color
JBL Charge 4
Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.
2.supports a remote smartphone
Bose SoundLink Color
JBL Charge 4
This technology allows the users to use their smartphone as a remote control for the device.
3.Has a radio
Bose SoundLink Color
JBL Charge 4
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
Bose SoundLink Color
JBL Charge 4
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 sleep timer
Bose SoundLink Color
JBL Charge 4
A sleep timer is a function that shuts off the power after a preset amount of time.
6.Has voice prompts
Bose SoundLink Color
JBL Charge 4
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

Bose SoundLink Color

Buy used:

$159.81

ProductStorePrice
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$3.17
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$196.51
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$3.23
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$11.85

JBL Charge 4

Buy used:

$129.95

ProductStorePrice
JBL Charge 4 AmazonJBL Charge 4 Waterproof Wireless Bluetoo...JBL Charge 4 Waterproof Wireless Bluetooth Speaker Bundle with Portable Hard Case - Black
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$139.99
JBL Charge 4 AmazonJBL Charge 4 Portable Waterproof Wireles...JBL Charge 4 Portable Waterproof Wireless Bluetooth Speaker - Blue (Renewed)
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$105.95
JBL Charge 4 AmazonJBL Charge 4 - Waterproof Portable Bluet...JBL Charge 4 - Waterproof Portable Bluetooth Speaker - Black
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$179.95
JBL Charge 4 AmazonJBL Charge 4 Waterproof Wireless Bluetoo...JBL Charge 4 Waterproof Wireless Bluetooth Speaker with Hardshell Case (Black Camo)
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$149.95
JBL Charge 4 AmazonJBL Charge 4 Portable Waterproof Wireles...JBL Charge 4 Portable Waterproof Wireless Bluetooth Speaker Bundle - (Pair) Black
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$256.00
JBL Charge 4 AmazonJBL Charge 4 Portable Bluetooth Speaker ...JBL Charge 4 Portable Bluetooth Speaker (Blue) with Knox Gear Hard Travel Case Bundle (2 Items)
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$149.99
JBL Charge 4 AmazonJBL Charge 4 Waterproof Wireless Bluetoo...JBL Charge 4 Waterproof Wireless Bluetooth Speaker Bundle with Portable Hard Case - Magenta
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$124.99
JBL Charge 4 AmazonJBL Charge 4 Waterproof Wireless Bluetoo...JBL Charge 4 Waterproof Wireless Bluetooth Speaker Bundle with Portable Hard Case - Black (Renewed)
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$119.95
JBL Charge 4 AmazonJBL Charge 4 Portable Waterproof Wireles...JBL Charge 4 Portable Waterproof Wireless Bluetooth Speaker Bundle with divvi! Charge 4 Protective Hardshell Case - Black
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$179.99
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$134.99
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