68points
43points

Bose SoundLink III

75points
67points

JBL Charge 4

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39 facts in comparison

Bose SoundLink III vs JBL Charge 4

Bose SoundLink III
JBL Charge 4

Why is Bose SoundLink III better than JBL Charge 4?

  • Has stereo speakers
    ?
  • 16.87% less body volume
    ?

    1615.87cm³vs1943.7cm³
  • 3 more drivers
    ?

    4vs1
  • Supports Wi-Fi
    ?
  • Has a neodymium magnet
    ?
  • Supports Bluetooth pairing using NFC
    ?
  • Has a 3.5mm male connector
    ?
  • Has a mute function
    ?

Why is JBL Charge 4 better than Bose SoundLink III?

  • Weather-sealed (splashproof)
    ?
  • Is dustproof and water-resistant
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  • Has a socket for a 3.5 mm audio jack
    ?
  • Has USB Type-C
    ?
  • 410g lighter
    ?

    960gvs1370g
  • 36mm narrower
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    220mmvs256mm
  • Has a sleep timer
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  • 36.5mm shorter
    ?

    95mmvs131.5mm

Price comparison

Bose SoundLink III

Buy used:

$239.99

ProductStorePrice
Bose SoundLink III aliexpressBluetooth Speaker Case for BOSE SoundLin...Bluetooth Speaker Case for BOSE SoundLink Mini 2 III 3 3th Leather for Boss Speaker Carrying Case Box for Bose Mini2 Cover Funda
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$4.29
Bose SoundLink III aliexpressPortable Carry Travel Protective Speaker...Portable Carry Travel Protective Speaker Cover Case Pouch Nylon Speak Bag For Bose Soundlink III 3 Wireless Bluetooth Speaker
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$12.49
Bose SoundLink III aliexpressSoft Silicone Case Cover for Bose Soundl...Soft Silicone Case Cover for Bose Soundlink III 3 Bluetooth Speaker Protective Case Portable Shockproof Cover Pouch
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$9.35
Bose SoundLink III aliexpressNew Waterproof Silicone Soft Protective ...New Waterproof Silicone Soft Protective TPU Cover Travel Carrying Case for Bose Mini Soundlink III 3 Bluetooth Wireless Speaker
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$10.89
Bose SoundLink III aliexpress2018 New EVA PU Storage Carrying Case So...2018 New EVA PU Storage Carrying Case Soft Cover for Bose SoundLink III 3 Bluetooth Speaker Portable Travel Protective Carry Bag
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$12.99

JBL Charge 4

Buy used:

$132.99

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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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$129.49
JBL Charge 4 AmazonJBL Charge 4 - Waterproof Portable Bluet...JBL Charge 4 - Waterproof Portable Bluetooth Speaker - Black
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$129.00
JBL Charge 4 AmazonJBL Charge 4 Portable Waterproof Wireles...JBL Charge 4 Portable Waterproof Wireless Bluetooth Speaker - Black (Renewed)
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$101.60
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 - Gray
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$179.99
JBL Charge 4 AmazonJBL Flip 4 Waterproof Portable Bluetooth...JBL Flip 4 Waterproof Portable Bluetooth Speaker - Blue
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$107.93
JBL Charge 4 AmazonJBL Charge 4 Waterproof Wireless Bluetoo...JBL Charge 4 Waterproof Wireless Bluetooth Speaker with Hard Travel Case (Black Camo)
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$179.99
JBL Charge 4 AmazonJBL Charge 4 Portable Waterproof Wireles...JBL Charge 4 Portable Waterproof Wireless Bluetooth Speaker Bundle - (Pair) Blue
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$279.90
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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$155.00
JBL Charge 4 AmazonJBL Enceinte Bluetooth Charge 4 Bleu
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$129.99
JBL Charge 4 AmazonJBL Charge 4 - Waterproof Portable Bluet...JBL Charge 4 - Waterproof Portable Bluetooth Speaker with Portable Silicone Carrying Case (Yellow)
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$129.95
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JBL Charge 4 aliexpressFlip 5 Powerful Bluetooth Speaker Portab...Flip 5 Powerful Bluetooth Speaker Portable Wireless Waterproof Music Partybox for Jbl Boombox Filp 5 4 Charge 4 BT Speakers
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JBL Charge 4 aliexpressFlip 5 Powerful Bluetooth Speaker IPX7 W...Flip 5 Powerful Bluetooth Speaker IPX7 Waterproof Wireless Outdoor Stereo Bass Music for Jbl Boombox 2 Flip 4 Charge 4 Go 2
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Design

1.volume

1615.87cm³

1943.7cm³

Volume is the quantity of three-dimensional space enclosed by the product's chassis or, in simpler terms, the space the product occupies.
A speaker driver is an individual transducer that converts electrical energy to sound waves. More drivers may result in better sound quality.
3.control panel placed on a device
Bose SoundLink III
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.
4.weather-sealed (splashproof)
Bose SoundLink III
JBL Charge 4
The device is protected with extra seals to prevent failures caused by dust, raindrops, and water splashes.
5.is dustproof and water-resistant
Bose SoundLink III
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.
6.has a neodymium magnet
Bose SoundLink III
JBL Charge 4
Devices with neodymium magnets are lighter and more powerful than those which use ferrite magnets. They also have more bass and clear high notes.

Sound quality

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

Connectivity

1.has an AUX input
Bose SoundLink III
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.
2.supports Wi-Fi
Bose SoundLink III
JBL Charge 4
The device can connect to Wi-Fi.
With more USB ports, you are able to connect more devices.
4.supports Bluetooth pairing using NFC
Bose SoundLink III
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.
5.has a socket for a 3.5 mm audio jack
Bose SoundLink III
JBL Charge 4
With a standard mini jack socket, you can use the device with most headphones.
6.has a 3.5mm male connector
Bose SoundLink III
JBL Charge 4
A standard 3.5mm male connector is suitable for use with all MP3 players and computer sound cards.

Features

1.Can be used wirelessly
Bose SoundLink III
JBL Charge 4
Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.
2.supports a remote smartphone
Bose SoundLink III
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 III
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 a mute function
Bose SoundLink III
JBL Charge 4
The device has an option to mute/unmute a conversation directly from the device.
5.has voice commands
Bose SoundLink III
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.
6.has a sleep timer
Bose SoundLink III
JBL Charge 4
A sleep timer is a function that shuts off the power after a preset amount of time.

Price comparison

Bose SoundLink III

Buy used:

$239.99

ProductStorePrice
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$4.29
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$12.49
Bose SoundLink III aliexpressSoft Silicone Case Cover for Bose Soundl...Soft Silicone Case Cover for Bose Soundlink III 3 Bluetooth Speaker Protective Case Portable Shockproof Cover Pouch
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$9.35
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$10.89
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$12.99

JBL Charge 4

Buy used:

$132.99

ProductStorePrice
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$129.49
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$129.00
JBL Charge 4 AmazonJBL Charge 4 Portable Waterproof Wireles...JBL Charge 4 Portable Waterproof Wireless Bluetooth Speaker - Black (Renewed)
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$101.60
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 - Gray
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$179.99
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$107.93
JBL Charge 4 AmazonJBL Charge 4 Waterproof Wireless Bluetoo...JBL Charge 4 Waterproof Wireless Bluetooth Speaker with Hard Travel Case (Black Camo)
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$179.99
JBL Charge 4 AmazonJBL Charge 4 Portable Waterproof Wireles...JBL Charge 4 Portable Waterproof Wireless Bluetooth Speaker Bundle - (Pair) Blue
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$279.90
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$155.00
JBL Charge 4 AmazonJBL Enceinte Bluetooth Charge 4 Bleu
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$129.99
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$129.95
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