66points
46points

Bose SoundLink Revolve

91points
63points

JBL Xtreme 2

Bose SoundLink Revolve
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Bose SoundLink Revolve vs JBL Xtreme 2

Bose SoundLink Revolve
JBL Xtreme 2
66
points
Bose SoundLink Revolve
91
points
JBL Xtreme 2

Why is Bose SoundLink Revolve better than JBL Xtreme 2?

  • 6.3mm bigger driver unit
    ?

    76.2mmvs69.9mm
  • 80.14% less body volume
    1026.83cm³vs5170.176cm³
  • Supports Bluetooth pairing using NFC
    ?
  • Has a detachable cable
    ?
  • 1.73kg lighter
    660gvs2393g
  • 205.7mm narrower
    82.3mmvs288mm
  • Has a neodymium magnet
    ?
  • 49.7mm thinner
    82.3mmvs132mm

Why is JBL Xtreme 2 better than Bose SoundLink Revolve?

  • Has stereo speakers
    ?
  • 1 more drivers
    ?

    2vs1
  • Has a subwoofer
    ?
  • 0.5h shorter charge time
    ?

    3.5hvs4h
  • Has a socket for a 3.5 mm audio jack
    ?
  • 15.6mm shorter
    136mmvs151.6mm
  • Has a noise canceling microphone
    ?
  • 3h longer battery life
    ?

    15hvs12h

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Design

1.driver unit size
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The driver unit is the component that produces sound in the device. Bigger drivers are more powerful and can produce better bass.

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2.drivers count
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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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3.volume
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4.control panel placed on a device
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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.

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JBL Xtreme 2
5.Weather-sealed (splashproof)
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The device is protected with extra seals to prevent failures caused by dust, raindrops, and water splashes.

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6.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.

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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.

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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.

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3.has a subwoofer
?

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

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JBL Xtreme 2
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.

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5.has a noise canceling microphone
?

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

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6.has active noise cancelling (noise control)
?

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.

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JBL Xtreme 2

Power

1.has a rechargeable battery
?

The battery can be recharged and used over again.

Bose SoundLink Revolve
JBL Xtreme 2
2.charge time
?

The time it takes to fully charge the battery.

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3.has a battery level indicator
?

An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.

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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.

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5.has wireless charging
?

The manufacturer offers a branded wireless charging kit. To charge the device, you simply put it down on its charging base.

For example

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6.has a removable battery
?

The battery is removable and can be replaced by the user if broken.

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Connectivity

1.Bluetooth version
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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.

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3.Has WiFi
?

The device can connect to WiFi.

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4.has a socket for a 3.5 mm audio jack
?

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

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5.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.

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6.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.

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2.has a mute function
?

The device has an option to mute/unmute a conversation directly from the device.

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3.supports a remote smartphone
?

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

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JBL Xtreme 2
4.has a sleep timer
?

A sleep timer is a function that shuts off the power after a preset amount of time.

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5.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.

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6.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.

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