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Google Home Max

79points

JBL Xtreme

Google Home Max
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Google Home Max vs JBL Xtreme

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Why is Google Home Max better than JBL Xtreme?

  • 51mm bigger driver unit
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    114mmvs63mm
  • Supports Wi-Fi
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  • Has a neodymium magnet
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  • Has a noise-canceling microphone
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  • Has a socket for a 3.5 mm audio jack
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  • Has USB Type-C
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  • Has a radio
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  • Has voice commands
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Why is JBL Xtreme better than Google Home Max?

  • 54.68% less body volume
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    4350.28cm³vs9598.773792000002cm³
  • Has a subwoofer
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  • 2 more drivers
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    4vs2
  • Has a passive radiator
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  • Weather-sealed (splashproof)
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  • Can be used wirelessly
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  • Has a rechargeable battery
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  • Has a battery level indicator
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Price comparison

Google Home Max

ProductStorePrice
Google Home Max AmazonEcho Studio - High-fidelity smart speake...Echo Studio - High-fidelity smart speaker with 3D audio and Alexa
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$199.99
Google Home Max AmazonGoogle Nest Wifi -  AC2200 - Mesh WiFi S...Google Nest Wifi -  AC2200 - Mesh WiFi System -  Wifi Router - 4400 Sq Ft Coverage - 2 pack
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$269.00
Google Home Max AmazonBose Home Speaker 500: Smart Bluetooth S...Bose Home Speaker 500: Smart Bluetooth Speaker with Alexa Voice Control Built-In, Black
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$349.00
Google Home Max AmazonJBL Charge 4 - Waterproof Portable Bluet...JBL Charge 4 - Waterproof Portable Bluetooth Speaker - Black
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$149.95
Google Home Max AmazonSonos One SL - Microphone-Free Smart Spe...Sonos One SL - Microphone-Free Smart Speaker – Black
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$284.59
Google Home Max AmazonFacebook Portal Plus - Smart Video Calli...Facebook Portal Plus - Smart Video Calling 15.6” Touch Screen Display with Alexa - Black
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$154.49
Google Home Max AmazonKasa Smart Light Switch HS200, Single Po...Kasa Smart Light Switch HS200, Single Pole, Needs Neutral Wire, 2.4GHz Wi-Fi Light Switch Works with Alexa and Google Home, UL Certified, No Hub Required , White
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$14.99
Google Home Max Amazon[Official Made for Google] Wasserstein A...[Official Made for Google] Wasserstein Adjustable Stand Compatible with Google Nest Hub Max - Perfect Companion for Your Nest Hub Max (Chalk)
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$27.99
Google Home Max AmazonEcho Sub - Powerful subwoofer for your E...Echo Sub - Powerful subwoofer for your Echo - requires compatible Echo device
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$129.99

JBL Xtreme

Buy used:

$229.00

ProductStorePrice
JBL Xtreme AmazonJBL Xtreme Portable Wireless Bluetooth S...JBL Xtreme Portable Wireless Bluetooth Speaker (Black)
Amazon logo
$199.99
JBL Xtreme AmazonJBL Xtreme Portable Wireless Bluetooth S...JBL Xtreme Portable Wireless Bluetooth Speaker - Red (Renewed)
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$149.99
JBL Xtreme AmazonJBL Xtreme Portable Wireless Bluetooth S...JBL Xtreme Portable Wireless Bluetooth Speaker - Black - (Renewed)
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$159.99
JBL Xtreme AmazonJBL Xtreme Portable Wireless Bluetooth S...JBL Xtreme Portable Wireless Bluetooth Speaker (Camouflage), 100
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$179.99

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Design

1.volume

9598.77cm³

4350.28cm³

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
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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.
4.weather-sealed (splashproof)
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JBL Xtreme
The device is protected with extra seals to prevent failures caused by dust, raindrops, and water splashes.
The driver unit is the component that produces sound in the device. Bigger drivers are more powerful and can produce better bass.
6.is dustproof and water-resistant
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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.
7.has a neodymium magnet
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JBL Xtreme
Devices with neodymium magnets are lighter and more powerful than those which use ferrite magnets. They also have more bass and clear high notes.
8.has a detachable cable
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JBL Xtreme
With a detachable cable you can use alternative cables, and if the cable is pulled it will pop out instead of breaking.
9.weight

5.3kg

2.11kg

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.

Sound quality

1.has stereo speakers
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JBL Xtreme
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
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Devices with a subwoofer have a higher quality, deeper bass.
3.Has a passive radiator
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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.
4.has a noise-canceling microphone
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JBL Xtreme
These microphones are designed to filter out background noise from the desired sound. Especially useful in noisy environments.
More microphones result in better sound quality and enable the device to filter out background noise.
6.has a magnetic shielding
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JBL Xtreme
A magnetic shielding limits the coupling of a magnetic field between two devices. The purpose is to prevent magnetic fields from interfering with electrical devices and avoid distortion (of TV, monitors, hard drives etc.).

Power

1.has a rechargeable battery
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JBL Xtreme
The battery can be recharged and used over again.
2.has a battery level indicator
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JBL Xtreme
An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.

Connectivity

1.has an AUX input
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JBL Xtreme
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
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The device can connect to Wi-Fi.
4.has a socket for a 3.5 mm audio jack
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JBL Xtreme
With a standard mini jack socket, you can use the device with most headphones.
5.Has USB Type-C
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The USB Type-C features reversible plug orientation and cable direction.
6.supports Wi-Fi 4 (802.11n)
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Wi-Fi 4 (802.11n) is a wireless standard released in 2009. It has faster transfer rates and improved security compared to its predecessors – a, b, and g.
7.has a 3.5mm male connector
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A standard 3.5mm male connector is suitable for use with all MP3 players and computer sound cards.
8.supports Wi-Fi 5 (802.11ac)
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JBL Xtreme
802.11ac wireless works on the 5GHz frequency range. It offers higher transfer rates, improved reliability, and improved power consumption. It provides advantages for gaming and HD video streaming.
9.has an external memory slot
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The device has a standard memory slot (such as an SD or micro SD card slot) that enables you to extend the built-in internal storage with affordable memory modules, or easily retrieve data, such as photographs, from the memory card.

Features

1.Can be used wirelessly
Google Home Max
JBL Xtreme
Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.
2.supports a remote smartphone
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This technology allows the users to use their smartphone as a remote control for the device.
3.Has a radio
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A built-in FM radio tuner allows you to listen to most of the live-broadcasted FM radio stations without using the internet.
4.has voice commands
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You can use your voice to control key functions of the device and you can easily access your device without pushing any button.
5.has a mute function
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The device has an option to mute/unmute a conversation directly from the device.
6.Has voice prompts
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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

Google Home Max

ProductStorePrice
Google Home Max AmazonEcho Studio - High-fidelity smart speake...Echo Studio - High-fidelity smart speaker with 3D audio and Alexa
Amazon logo
$199.99
Google Home Max AmazonGoogle Nest Wifi -  AC2200 - Mesh WiFi S...Google Nest Wifi -  AC2200 - Mesh WiFi System -  Wifi Router - 4400 Sq Ft Coverage - 2 pack
Amazon logo
$269.00
Google Home Max AmazonBose Home Speaker 500: Smart Bluetooth S...Bose Home Speaker 500: Smart Bluetooth Speaker with Alexa Voice Control Built-In, Black
Amazon logo
$349.00
Google Home Max AmazonJBL Charge 4 - Waterproof Portable Bluet...JBL Charge 4 - Waterproof Portable Bluetooth Speaker - Black
Amazon logo
$149.95
Google Home Max AmazonSonos One SL - Microphone-Free Smart Spe...Sonos One SL - Microphone-Free Smart Speaker – Black
Amazon logo
$284.59
Google Home Max AmazonFacebook Portal Plus - Smart Video Calli...Facebook Portal Plus - Smart Video Calling 15.6” Touch Screen Display with Alexa - Black
Amazon logo
$154.49
Google Home Max AmazonKasa Smart Light Switch HS200, Single Po...Kasa Smart Light Switch HS200, Single Pole, Needs Neutral Wire, 2.4GHz Wi-Fi Light Switch Works with Alexa and Google Home, UL Certified, No Hub Required , White
Amazon logo
$14.99
Google Home Max Amazon[Official Made for Google] Wasserstein A...[Official Made for Google] Wasserstein Adjustable Stand Compatible with Google Nest Hub Max - Perfect Companion for Your Nest Hub Max (Chalk)
Amazon logo
$27.99
Google Home Max AmazonEcho Sub - Powerful subwoofer for your E...Echo Sub - Powerful subwoofer for your Echo - requires compatible Echo device
Amazon logo
$129.99

JBL Xtreme

Buy used:

$229.00

ProductStorePrice
JBL Xtreme AmazonJBL Xtreme Portable Wireless Bluetooth S...JBL Xtreme Portable Wireless Bluetooth Speaker (Black)
Amazon logo
$199.99
JBL Xtreme AmazonJBL Xtreme Portable Wireless Bluetooth S...JBL Xtreme Portable Wireless Bluetooth Speaker - Red (Renewed)
Amazon logo
$149.99
JBL Xtreme AmazonJBL Xtreme Portable Wireless Bluetooth S...JBL Xtreme Portable Wireless Bluetooth Speaker - Black - (Renewed)
Amazon logo
$159.99
JBL Xtreme AmazonJBL Xtreme Portable Wireless Bluetooth S...JBL Xtreme Portable Wireless Bluetooth Speaker (Camouflage), 100
Amazon logo
$179.99

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