23points
11points

Bose SoundLink Color

76points
75points

JBL Flip 4

Bose SoundLink Color
JBL Flip 4
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20 facts in comparison

Bose SoundLink Color vs JBL Flip 4

Bose SoundLink Color
JBL Flip 4
23
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Bose SoundLink Color
76
points
JBL Flip 4

Why is Bose SoundLink Color better than JBL Flip 4?

  • Has a detachable cable
    ?
  • 48mm narrower
    ?

    127mmvs175mm

Why is JBL Flip 4 better than Bose SoundLink Color?

  • Has stereo speakers
    ?
  • Is an active speaker
    ?
  • Has a passive radiator
    ?
  • Has a rechargeable battery
    ?
  • 0.2 newer Bluetooth version
    ?

    4.2vs4
  • Weather-sealed (splashproof)
    ?
  • Is dustproof and water-resistant
    ?
  • Has a noise-canceling microphone
    ?

Price comparison

Bose SoundLink Color

Buy used:

$89.99

ProductStorePrice
Bose SoundLink Color AmazonBose SoundLink Color Bluetooth Speaker I...Bose SoundLink Color Bluetooth Speaker II - Soft Black
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$99.00
Bose SoundLink Color AmazonBose SoundLink Micro, Portable Outdoor S...Bose SoundLink Micro, Portable Outdoor Speaker, (Wireless Bluetooth Connectivity), Bright Orange
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$79.00
Bose SoundLink Color AmazonJBL Flip 4 Waterproof Portable Bluetooth...JBL Flip 4 Waterproof Portable Bluetooth Speaker - Teal
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$77.54
Bose SoundLink Color AmazonBose SoundLink Around Ear Wireless Headp...Bose SoundLink Around Ear Wireless Headphones II - Black
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$159.00
Bose SoundLink Color AmazonJBL Charge 3 Waterproof Portable Bluetoo...JBL Charge 3 Waterproof Portable Bluetooth Speaker (Gray)
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$109.95
Bose SoundLink Color walmartBose SoundLink Micro Waterproof Portable...Bose SoundLink Micro Waterproof Portable Bluetooth Speaker - Black
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$79.00

JBL Flip 4

Buy used:

$79.99

ProductStorePrice
JBL Flip 4 walmartJBL Flip 4 Waterproof Portable Bluetooth...JBL Flip 4 Waterproof Portable Bluetooth Speaker
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$79.90

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Design

1.control panel placed on a device
Bose SoundLink Color
JBL Flip 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 Flip 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 Flip 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 Flip 4
With a detachable cable you can use alternative cables, and if the cable is pulled it will pop out instead of breaking.
5.width

127mm

175mm

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

134.6mm

68mm

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

Sound quality

1.has stereo speakers
Bose SoundLink Color
JBL Flip 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.is an active speaker
Bose SoundLink Color
JBL Flip 4
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.
3.Has a passive radiator
Bose SoundLink Color
JBL Flip 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.
4.has a noise-canceling microphone
Bose SoundLink Color
JBL Flip 4
These microphones are designed to filter out background noise from the desired sound. Especially useful in noisy environments.
5.has active noise cancellation (noise control)
Bose SoundLink Color
JBL Flip 4
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.
6.number of microphones

1

1

More microphones result in better sound quality and enable the device to filter out background noise.

Power

1.has a rechargeable battery
Bose SoundLink Color
JBL Flip 4
The battery can be recharged and used over again.
2.has a battery level indicator
Bose SoundLink Color
JBL Flip 4
An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.

Connectivity

1.has an AUX input
Bose SoundLink Color
JBL Flip 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.
2.Bluetooth version

4

4.2

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.has a socket for a 3.5 mm audio jack
Bose SoundLink Color
JBL Flip 4
With a standard mini jack socket, you can use the device with most headphones.

Features

1.Can be used wirelessly
Bose SoundLink Color
JBL Flip 4
Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.
2.supports a remote smartphone
Bose SoundLink Color
JBL Flip 4
This technology allows the users to use their smartphone as a remote control for the device.

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