87points

Harman Kardon Esquire Mini

64points

JBL Flip 2

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Harman Kardon Esquire Mini vs JBL Flip 2

Harman Kardon Esquire Mini
JBL Flip 2
Harman Kardon Esquire Mini
JBL Flip 2

Why is Harman Kardon Esquire Mini better than JBL Flip 2?

  • Has a detachable cable
  • 20mm narrower
    140mmvs160mm
  • Has WiFi
  • Can be controlled remotely
  • Wireless charging
  • Has a 3.5mm male connector
  • Travel bag is included
  • Has 802.11n WiFi connection

Why is JBL Flip 2 better than Harman Kardon Esquire Mini?

  • 80Hz lower low-frequency
    100Hzvs180Hz
  • Is an active speaker
  • 13mm bigger driver unit
    40mmvs27mm
  • Has a battery level indicator
  • 10.4mm shorter
    65mmvs75.4mm
  • 4W more audio output power
    2 x 6Wvs2 x 4W
  • Supports Bluetooth pairing using NFC

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Design

1.control panel placed on a device
Harman Kardon Esquire Mini
JBL Flip 2

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.

2.drivers count

2

2

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.driver unit size

27mm

40mm

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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462mm

4.has a detachable cable
Harman Kardon Esquire Mini
JBL Flip 2

With a detachable cable you can use alternative cables, and if the cable is pulled it will pop out instead of breaking.

5.can be controlled remotely
Harman Kardon Esquire Mini
JBL Flip 2

A remote control allows you to control the device remotely. The remote control can be included or optional.

6.warranty period

1

1

When covered under the manufacturer’s warranty it is possible to get a replacement in the case of a malfunction.

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Sound quality

1.has stereo speakers
Harman Kardon Esquire Mini
JBL Flip 2

Devices with stereo speakers deliver sound from independent channels on both left and right sides, creating a richer sound and a better experience.

2.is an active speaker
Harman Kardon Esquire Mini
JBL Flip 2

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.

3.audio output power

2 x 4W

2 x 6W

Audio output power is based on the number of speakers and their power in watts. High audio output power results in loud, clear sounds.

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2 x 2250W

4.lowest frequency

180Hz

100Hz

The lowest frequency at which the device produces audio. The lower the low-frequency response, the stronger and juicier the bass.

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8Hz

5.has a noise canceling microphone
Harman Kardon Esquire Mini
JBL Flip 2

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

6.SNR

80dB

80dB

Signal-to-noise ratio is a measure that compares the level of a desired signal (meaningful information) to the level of background noise (unwanted signal), the bigger the less perceived noise.

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99dB

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Power

1.battery power

2000mAh

2000mAh

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20000mAh

2.has a rechargeable battery
Harman Kardon Esquire Mini
JBL Flip 2

The battery can be recharged and used over again.

3.has a battery level indicator
Harman Kardon Esquire Mini
JBL Flip 2

An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.

4.wireless charging
Harman Kardon Esquire Mini
JBL Flip 2

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

5.charge time

3h

3h

The time it takes to fully charge the battery.

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0.5h

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Connectivity

1.Has WiFi
Harman Kardon Esquire Mini
JBL Flip 2

The device can connect to WiFi.

2.has an AUX input
Harman Kardon Esquire Mini
JBL Flip 2

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.

3.supports Bluetooth pairing using NFC
Harman Kardon Esquire Mini
JBL Flip 2

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.

4.has a 3.5mm male connector
Harman Kardon Esquire Mini
JBL Flip 2

A standard 3.5mm male connector is suitable for use with all MP3 players and computer sound cards.

5.has a socket for a 3.5 mm audio jack
Harman Kardon Esquire Mini
JBL Flip 2

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

6.has AirPlay
Harman Kardon Esquire Mini
JBL Flip 2

AirPlay allows wireless connection of Apple devices with external screens or speakers. You may stream computer screen, video and music from iOS devices, play games like on consoles or present your slideshows easily on your TV.

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Features

1.Can be used wirelessly
Harman Kardon Esquire Mini
JBL Flip 2

Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.

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