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55points
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Bose SoundLink Mini II

84points
64points

JBL Charge 3

Bose SoundLink Mini II
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Bose SoundLink Mini II vs JBL Charge 3

Bose SoundLink Mini II
JBL Charge 3
55
points
Bose SoundLink Mini II
84
points
JBL Charge 3

Why is Bose SoundLink Mini II better than JBL Charge 3?

  • 1 more drivers
    ?

    3vs2
  • 67.38% less body volume
    534.9cm³vs1639.9935cm³
  • 36.2mm shorter
    50.8mmvs87mm
  • 120g lighter
    680gvs800g
  • 32.7mm narrower
    180.3mmvs213mm
  • 1 more years under manufacturer's warranty
    ?

    2vs1
  • Has voice prompts
    ?
  • 30.1mm thinner
    58.4mmvs88.5mm

Why is JBL Charge 3 better than Bose SoundLink Mini II?

  • Is an active speaker
    ?
  • Weather-sealed
    ?
  • Has a socket for a 3.5 mm audio jack
    ?
  • Has a noise canceling microphone
    ?
  • Is dustproof and water-resistant
    ?
  • Supports a remote smartphone
    ?

Price comparison

Bose SoundLink Mini II

JBL Charge 3

Design

1.drivers count
?

A speaker driver is an individual transducer that converts electrical energy to sound waves. More drivers may result in better sound quality.

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2.volume
?

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58.75cm³

534.9cm³

1639.99cm³

3.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.

Bose SoundLink Mini II
JBL Charge 3
4.Weather-sealed
?

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

Bose SoundLink Mini II
JBL Charge 3
5.height
?

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50.8mm

87mm

6.warranty period
?

When covered under the manufacturer’s warranty it is possible to get a replacement in the case of a malfunction.

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2

1

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.

Bose SoundLink Mini II
JBL Charge 3
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.

Bose SoundLink Mini II
JBL Charge 3
3.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.

Bose SoundLink Mini II
JBL Charge 3
4.has a noise canceling microphone
?

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

Bose SoundLink Mini II
JBL Charge 3
5.number of microphones
?

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

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Power

1.has a rechargeable battery
?

The battery can be recharged and used over again.

Bose SoundLink Mini II
JBL Charge 3
2.has a battery level indicator
?

An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.

Bose SoundLink Mini II
JBL Charge 3
3.charge time
?

The time it takes to fully charge the battery.

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0.5h

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4h

Connectivity

1.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.

Bose SoundLink Mini II
JBL Charge 3
2.has a socket for a 3.5 mm audio jack
?

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

Bose SoundLink Mini II
JBL Charge 3
3.USB ports
?

With more USB ports, you are able to connect more devices.

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2

1

1

4.has a microphone input
?

A microphone port allows connecting external high-end or specialized microphones.

For example

Polk Audio Boom Urchin

Bose SoundLink Mini II
JBL Charge 3

Features

1.Can be used wirelessly
?

Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.

Bose SoundLink Mini II
JBL Charge 3
2.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.

Bose SoundLink Mini II
JBL Charge 3
3.supports a remote smartphone
?

This technology allows the users to use their smartphone as a remote control for the device.

Bose SoundLink Mini II
JBL Charge 3

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