53points

Bose SoundLink Mini II

79points

JBL Flip 4

Bose SoundLink Mini II
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24 facts in comparison

Bose SoundLink Mini II vs JBL Flip 4

Bose SoundLink Mini II
JBL Flip 4
Bose SoundLink Mini II
JBL Flip 4
53
points
Bose SoundLink Mini II
79
points
JBL Flip 4

Why is Bose SoundLink Mini II better than JBL Flip 4?

  • 1 more drivers
    ?

    3vs2
  • 17.2mm shorter
    50.8mmvs68mm
  • Has a detachable cable
    ?
  • 1 more years under manufacturer's warranty
    ?

    2vs1
  • Has voice prompts
    ?
  • 11.6mm thinner
    58.4mmvs70mm

Why is JBL Flip 4 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
    ?
  • 0.5h shorter charge time
    ?

    3.5hvs4h
  • 165g lighter
    515gvs680g
  • 5.3mm narrower
    175mmvs180.3mm
  • Has active noise cancelling (noise reduction)
    ?

Design

1. more drivers
?

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.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 Flip 4
3.Weather sealed
?

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

Bose SoundLink Mini II
JBL Flip 4
4. more years under manufacturer's warranty
?

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

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5.shorter
?

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50.8mm

68mm

6.has a detachable cable
?

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

Bose SoundLink Mini II
JBL Flip 4

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 Flip 4
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 Flip 4
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 Flip 4
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 Flip 4
5.has active noise cancelling (noise reduction)
?

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.

Bose SoundLink Mini II
JBL Flip 4
6. more microphone(s)
?

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 Flip 4
2.has a battery level indicator
?

An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.

Bose SoundLink Mini II
JBL Flip 4
3. shorter charge time
?

The time it takes to fully charge the battery.

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0.5h

4h

3.5h

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 Flip 4
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 Flip 4
3. more USB ports
?

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

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Features

1.Can be used wirelessly
?

Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.

Bose SoundLink Mini II
JBL Flip 4
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 Flip 4

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