65points
37points

Bose SoundLink Revolve Plus

82points
71points

JBL Charge 3

Bose SoundLink Revolve Plus
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Cost-effectiveness winner
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32 facts in comparison

Bose SoundLink Revolve Plus vs JBL Charge 3

Bose SoundLink Revolve Plus
JBL Charge 3
65
points
Bose SoundLink Revolve Plus
82
points
JBL Charge 3

Why is Bose SoundLink Revolve Plus better than JBL Charge 3?

  • 0.1 newer Bluetooth version
    4.2vs4.1
  • Supports Bluetooth pairing using NFC
    ?
  • Has a neodymium magnet
    ?
  • 108.1mm narrower
    104.9mmvs213mm
  • Has voice commands
    ?
  • Has voice prompts
    ?

Why is JBL Charge 3 better than Bose SoundLink Revolve Plus?

  • Has stereo speakers
    ?
  • 1 more drivers
    ?

    2vs1
  • 19.09% less body volume
    1639.99cm³vs2026.938642cm³
  • Has a socket for a 3.5 mm audio jack
    ?
  • Has a noise canceling microphone
    ?
  • 107.2g lighter
    800gvs907.2g
  • 4h longer battery life
    ?

    20hvs16h
  • Is dustproof and water-resistant
    ?

Price comparison

Bose SoundLink Revolve Plus

ProductStorePrice
Bose SoundLink Revolve Plus AmazonBose SoundLink Revolve+ Portable & Long-...Bose SoundLink Revolve+ Portable & Long-Lasting Bluetooth 360 Speaker - Triple Black
Amazon logo
$299.00
Bose SoundLink Revolve Plus walmartBose SoundLink Revolve+ Portable Bluetoo...Bose SoundLink Revolve+ Portable Bluetooth Speaker - Black
walmart logo
$299.00

JBL Charge 3

Buy used:

$114.94

ProductStorePrice
JBL Charge 3 AmazonJBL Charge 3 JBLCHARGE3BLKAM Waterproof ...JBL Charge 3 JBLCHARGE3BLKAM Waterproof Portable Bluetooth Speaker (Black)
Amazon logo
$99.95
JBL Charge 3 AmazonJBL Charge 3 Waterproof Bluetooth Speake...JBL Charge 3 Waterproof Bluetooth Speaker -Black (Renewed)
Amazon logo
$79.95
JBL Charge 3 AmazonJBL Charge 3 Waterproof Portable Bluetoo...JBL Charge 3 Waterproof Portable Bluetooth Speaker (Camouflage)
Amazon logo
$99.95
JBL Charge 3 AmazonJBL Enceinte Bluetooth Charge 3 Bleu
Amazon logo
$99.99
JBL Charge 3 AmazonCOMECASE Carrying Case Storage for JBL C...COMECASE Carrying Case Storage for JBL Charge 3 JBLCHARGE3BLKAM Waterproof Portable Bluetooth Speaker. Fits USB Cable and Charger Adapter. [ Speaker is Not Include ]
Amazon logo
$11.99
JBL Charge 3 AmazonJBL Charge 3 Waterproof Portable Bluetoo...JBL Charge 3 Waterproof Portable Bluetooth Speaker (Blue)
Amazon logo
$99.89
JBL Charge 3 AmazonJBL Charge 3 Waterproof Portable Bluetoo...JBL Charge 3 Waterproof Portable Bluetooth Speaker (Gray)
Amazon logo
$99.95
JBL Charge 3 walmartJBL Charge 3 Waterproof Portable Bluetoo...JBL Charge 3 Waterproof Portable Bluetooth Speaker
walmart logo
$99.95

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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.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 Revolve Plus
JBL Charge 3
3.volume
?

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58.75cm³

2026.94cm³

1639.99cm³

4.Weather-sealed (splashproof)
?

The device is protected with extra seals to prevent failures caused by dust, raindrops, and water splashes.

Bose SoundLink Revolve Plus
JBL Charge 3
5.Is dustproof and water-resistant
?

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.

Bose SoundLink Revolve Plus
JBL Charge 3
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 Revolve Plus
JBL Charge 3

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 Revolve Plus
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 Revolve Plus
JBL Charge 3
3.has a subwoofer
?

Devices with a subwoofer have a higher quality, deeper bass.

For example

Amazon Echo Studio

Bose SoundLink Revolve Plus
JBL Charge 3
4.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 Revolve Plus
JBL Charge 3
5.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 Revolve Plus
JBL Charge 3
6.number of microphones
?

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

Best

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8

1

1

Power

1.has a rechargeable battery
?

The battery can be recharged and used over again.

Bose SoundLink Revolve Plus
JBL Charge 3
2.charge time
?

The time it takes to fully charge the battery.

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0.5h

4h

4h

3.has a battery level indicator
?

An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.

Bose SoundLink Revolve Plus
JBL Charge 3
4.Battery life
?

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.

Best

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36h

16h

20h

Connectivity

1.Bluetooth version
?

Best

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5

4.2

4.1

2.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 Revolve Plus
JBL Charge 3
3.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 Revolve Plus
JBL Charge 3
4.supports Bluetooth pairing using NFC
?

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.

Bose SoundLink Revolve Plus
JBL Charge 3
5.USB ports
?

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

Best

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2

1

1

6.has a microphone input
?

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

For example

Amazon Echo Studio

Bose SoundLink Revolve Plus
JBL Charge 3

Features

1.Can be used wirelessly
?

Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.

Bose SoundLink Revolve Plus
JBL Charge 3
2.supports a remote smartphone
?

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

Bose SoundLink Revolve Plus
JBL Charge 3
3.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 Revolve Plus
JBL Charge 3
4.has voice commands
?

You can use your voice to control key functions of the device and you can easily access your device without pushing any button.

Bose SoundLink Revolve Plus
JBL Charge 3

Price comparison

Bose SoundLink Revolve Plus

ProductStorePrice
Bose SoundLink Revolve Plus AmazonBose SoundLink Revolve+ Portable & Long-...Bose SoundLink Revolve+ Portable & Long-Lasting Bluetooth 360 Speaker - Triple Black
Amazon logo
$299.00
Bose SoundLink Revolve Plus walmartBose SoundLink Revolve+ Portable Bluetoo...Bose SoundLink Revolve+ Portable Bluetooth Speaker - Black
walmart logo
$299.00

JBL Charge 3

Buy used:

$114.94

ProductStorePrice
JBL Charge 3 AmazonJBL Charge 3 JBLCHARGE3BLKAM Waterproof ...JBL Charge 3 JBLCHARGE3BLKAM Waterproof Portable Bluetooth Speaker (Black)
Amazon logo
$99.95
JBL Charge 3 AmazonJBL Charge 3 Waterproof Bluetooth Speake...JBL Charge 3 Waterproof Bluetooth Speaker -Black (Renewed)
Amazon logo
$79.95
JBL Charge 3 AmazonJBL Charge 3 Waterproof Portable Bluetoo...JBL Charge 3 Waterproof Portable Bluetooth Speaker (Camouflage)
Amazon logo
$99.95
JBL Charge 3 AmazonJBL Enceinte Bluetooth Charge 3 Bleu
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$99.99
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$11.99
JBL Charge 3 AmazonJBL Charge 3 Waterproof Portable Bluetoo...JBL Charge 3 Waterproof Portable Bluetooth Speaker (Blue)
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$99.89
JBL Charge 3 AmazonJBL Charge 3 Waterproof Portable Bluetoo...JBL Charge 3 Waterproof Portable Bluetooth Speaker (Gray)
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$99.95
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$99.95

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