75points

Google Home Mini

81points

JBL Flip 3

Google Home Mini
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37 facts in comparison

Google Home Mini vs JBL Flip 3

Google Home Mini
JBL Flip 3
75
points
Google Home Mini
81
points
JBL Flip 3

Why is Google Home Mini better than JBL Flip 3?

  • 41.87% less body volume
    403.37cm³vs692.224cm³
  • 0.1 newer Bluetooth version
    4.2vs4.1
  • Has Wi-Fi
    ?
  • Has fast 802.11ac Wi-Fi connection
    ?
  • 277g lighter
    173gvs450g
  • Has 802.11n Wi-Fi connection
    ?
  • Has a neodymium magnet
    ?
  • Has a mute function
    ?

Why is JBL Flip 3 better than Google Home Mini?

  • 1 more drivers
    ?

    2vs1
  • Control panel placed on a device
    ?
  • Can be used wirelessly
    ?
  • Has a passive radiator
    ?
  • Has an AUX input
    ?
  • Weather-sealed (splashproof)
    ?
  • Has a socket for a 3.5 mm audio jack
    ?
  • 34mm shorter
    64mmvs98mm

Price comparison

Design

1.driver unit size
?

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

Best

Audio Pro Living LV2e

203mm

40mm

40mm

2.drivers count
?

A speaker driver is an individual transducer that converts electrical energy to sound waves. More drivers may result in better sound quality.

Best

Vifa Stockholm 2.0

8

1

2

3.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.

Google Home Mini
JBL Flip 3
4.volume
?

Best

Meridian Explorer 2

58.75cm³

403.37cm³

692.22cm³

5.Weather-sealed (splashproof)
?

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

Google Home Mini
JBL Flip 3
6.weight
?

Best

Meridian Explorer 2

50g

173g

450g

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.

Google Home Mini
JBL Flip 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.

Google Home Mini
JBL Flip 3
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.

Google Home Mini
JBL Flip 3
4.has a noise canceling microphone
?

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

Google Home Mini
JBL Flip 3
5.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.

Google Home Mini
JBL Flip 3
6.number of microphones
?

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

Best

Amazon Echo Show

8

2

1

Power

1.has a rechargeable battery
?

The battery can be recharged and used over again.

Google Home Mini
JBL Flip 3
2.has a battery level indicator
?

An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.

Google Home Mini
JBL Flip 3
3.has a removable battery
?

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

For example

Audio Pro Addon C3

Google Home Mini
JBL Flip 3
4.can be used with standard batteries
?

You can use the device with standard batteries instead of a power supply.

For example

Ion Audio Water Rocker

Google Home Mini
JBL Flip 3

Connectivity

1.Bluetooth version
?

Best

Marshall Stockwell II

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.

Google Home Mini
JBL Flip 3
3.Has Wi-Fi
?

The device can connect to Wi-Fi.

Google Home Mini
JBL Flip 3
4.Has fast 802.11ac Wi-Fi connection
?

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.

Google Home Mini
JBL Flip 3
5.has a socket for a 3.5 mm audio jack
?

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

Google Home Mini
JBL Flip 3
6.USB ports
?

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

Best

JBL Boombox

2

1

1

Features

1.Can be used wirelessly
?

Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.

Google Home Mini
JBL Flip 3
2.has a mute function
?

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

Google Home Mini
JBL Flip 3
3.supports a remote smartphone
?

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

Google Home Mini
JBL Flip 3
4.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.

Google Home Mini
JBL Flip 3
5.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.

Google Home Mini
JBL Flip 3
6.Has a radio
?

A built-in FM radio tuner allows you to listen to most of the live-broadcasted FM radio stations without using the internet.

Google Home Mini
JBL Flip 3

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