63points
5points

Bose SoundLink Revolve Plus

90points
62points

JBL Boombox

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Bose SoundLink Revolve Plus vs JBL Boombox

Bose SoundLink Revolve Plus
JBL Boombox

Why is Bose SoundLink Revolve Plus better than JBL Boombox?

  • 91.77% less body volume
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    2026.94cm³vs24628.60125cm³
  • Has a neodymium magnet
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  • 2.5h shorter charge time
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    4hvs6.5h
  • Supports Bluetooth pairing using NFC
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  • Has voice commands
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  • 4.34kg lighter
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    907.2gvs5250g
  • 390.1mm narrower
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    104.9mmvs495mm
  • 70.3mm shorter
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    184.2mmvs254.5mm

Why is JBL Boombox better than Bose SoundLink Revolve Plus?

  • Has stereo speakers
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  • Has a subwoofer
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  • 3 more drivers
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    4vs1
  • Is dustproof and water-resistant
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  • 8h longer battery life
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    24hvs16h
  • Has a socket for a 3.5 mm audio jack
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  • 1 more USB ports
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    2vs1

Price comparison

Bose SoundLink Revolve Plus

ProductStorePrice
Bose SoundLink Revolve Plus AmazonBose SoundLink Revolve+ Portable and Lon...Bose SoundLink Revolve+ Portable and Long-Lasting Bluetooth 360 Speaker - Triple Black
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$249.99

JBL Boombox

Buy used:

$385.00

ProductStorePrice
JBL Boombox AmazonJBL Boombox Portable Bluetooth Waterproo...JBL Boombox Portable Bluetooth Waterproof Speaker (Black) (Renewed)
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$469.00
JBL Boombox AmazonJBL Boombox Portable Bluetooth Waterproo...JBL Boombox Portable Bluetooth Waterproof Speaker (Forest Green) (Renewed)
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$449.00

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Design

1.volume

2026.94cm³

24628.6cm³

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 Revolve Plus
JBL Boombox
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 Revolve Plus
JBL Boombox
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 Revolve Plus
JBL Boombox
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 Revolve Plus
JBL Boombox
Devices with neodymium magnets are lighter and more powerful than those which use ferrite magnets. They also have more bass and clear high notes.
7.has a detachable cable
Bose SoundLink Revolve Plus
JBL Boombox
With a detachable cable you can use alternative cables, and if the cable is pulled it will pop out instead of breaking.
8.weight

907.2g

5.25kg

We consider a lower weight better because lighter devices are more comfortable to carry. A lower weight is also an advantage for home appliances, as it makes transportation easier, and for many other types of products.
9.width

104.9mm

495mm

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

Sound quality

1.has stereo speakers
Bose SoundLink Revolve Plus
JBL Boombox
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 subwoofer
Bose SoundLink Revolve Plus
JBL Boombox
Devices with a subwoofer have a higher quality, deeper bass.
3.Has a passive radiator
Bose SoundLink Revolve Plus
JBL Boombox
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 Revolve Plus
JBL Boombox
The battery can be recharged and used over again.
2.has a battery level indicator
Bose SoundLink Revolve Plus
JBL Boombox
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.
The time it takes to fully charge the battery.
5.has wireless charging
Bose SoundLink Revolve Plus
JBL Boombox
The manufacturer offers a branded wireless charging kit. To charge the device, you simply put it down on its charging base.
6.has a removable battery
Bose SoundLink Revolve Plus
JBL Boombox
The battery is removable and can be replaced by the user if broken.

Connectivity

1.has an AUX input
Bose SoundLink Revolve Plus
JBL Boombox
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 Revolve Plus
JBL Boombox
The device can connect to Wi-Fi.
4.has a socket for a 3.5 mm audio jack
Bose SoundLink Revolve Plus
JBL Boombox
With a standard mini jack socket, you can use the device with most headphones.
With more USB ports, you are able to connect more devices.
6.supports Bluetooth pairing using NFC
Bose SoundLink Revolve Plus
JBL Boombox
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.
7.has a 3.5mm male connector
Bose SoundLink Revolve Plus
JBL Boombox
A standard 3.5mm male connector is suitable for use with all MP3 players and computer sound cards.
Multipoint allows you to link to more Bluetooth devices and switch between them. For example you can easily switch calls from one device to another without having to manually disconnect and reconnect.
9.supports Ethernet
Bose SoundLink Revolve Plus
JBL Boombox
Ethernet is a local area network technology.

Features

1.Can be used wirelessly
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JBL Boombox
Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.
2.supports a remote smartphone
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JBL Boombox
This technology allows the users to use their smartphone as a remote control for the device.
3.has voice commands
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JBL Boombox
You can use your voice to control key functions of the device and you can easily access your device without pushing any button.
4.Has voice prompts
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JBL Boombox
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 Revolve Plus

ProductStorePrice
Bose SoundLink Revolve Plus AmazonBose SoundLink Revolve+ Portable and Lon...Bose SoundLink Revolve+ Portable and Long-Lasting Bluetooth 360 Speaker - Triple Black
Amazon logo
$249.99

JBL Boombox

Buy used:

$385.00

ProductStorePrice
JBL Boombox AmazonJBL Boombox Portable Bluetooth Waterproo...JBL Boombox Portable Bluetooth Waterproof Speaker (Black) (Renewed)
Amazon logo
$469.00
JBL Boombox AmazonJBL Boombox Portable Bluetooth Waterproo...JBL Boombox Portable Bluetooth Waterproof Speaker (Forest Green) (Renewed)
Amazon logo
$449.00

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