75points

Harman Kardon Onyx Studio 4

90points

JBL Xtreme 2

Harman Kardon Onyx Studio 4
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58 facts in comparison

Harman Kardon Onyx Studio 4 vs JBL Xtreme 2

Harman Kardon Onyx Studio 4
JBL Xtreme 2
75
points
Harman Kardon Onyx Studio 4
90
points
JBL Xtreme 2

Why is Harman Kardon Onyx Studio 4 better than JBL Xtreme 2?

  • 5Hz lower low-frequency
    ?

    50Hzvs55Hz
  • 20W more audio output power
    ?

    4 x 15Wvs2 x 20W
  • 332g lighter
    2.06kgvs2393g
  • Has a mute function
    ?
  • 10mm narrower
    278mmvs288mm
  • 5.1mm bigger built-in subwoofer
    ?

    75mmvs69.9mm
  • Has wireless charging
    ?
  • Has a magnetic shielding
    ?

Why is JBL Xtreme 2 better than Harman Kardon Onyx Studio 4?

  • Is an active speaker
    ?
  • 49.9mm bigger driver unit
    ?

    69.9mmvs20mm
  • 55.15% less body volume
    5170.18cm³vs11528.66cm³
  • 3.33x more battery power
    10000mAhvs3000mAh
  • Weather-sealed (splashproof)
    ?
  • 1.5h shorter charge time
    ?

    3.5hvs5h
  • Has a socket for a 3.5 mm audio jack
    ?
  • 7h longer battery life
    ?

    15hvs8h

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

20mm

69.9mm

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

2

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.

Harman Kardon Onyx Studio 4
JBL Xtreme 2
4.volume
?

Best

Meridian Explorer 2

58.75cm³

11528.66cm³

5170.18cm³

5.Weather-sealed (splashproof)
?

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

Harman Kardon Onyx Studio 4
JBL Xtreme 2
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.

Harman Kardon Onyx Studio 4
JBL Xtreme 2

Sound quality

1.audio output power
?

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

Best

Devialet Silver Phantom Gold

2 x 2250W

4 x 15W

2 x 20W

2.lowest frequency
?

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

Best

Samsung WAM750

8Hz

50Hz

55Hz

3.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.

Harman Kardon Onyx Studio 4
JBL Xtreme 2
4.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.

Harman Kardon Onyx Studio 4
JBL Xtreme 2
5.has a subwoofer
?

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

Harman Kardon Onyx Studio 4
JBL Xtreme 2
6.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.

Harman Kardon Onyx Studio 4
JBL Xtreme 2

Power

1.battery power
?

Best

JBL Boombox

20000mAh

3000mAh

10000mAh

2.charge time
?

The time it takes to fully charge the battery.

Best

WOWee One Slim

0.5h

5h

3.5h

3.has a rechargeable battery
?

The battery can be recharged and used over again.

Harman Kardon Onyx Studio 4
JBL Xtreme 2
4.has a battery level indicator
?

An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.

Harman Kardon Onyx Studio 4
JBL Xtreme 2
5.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

Lava Brightsounds 2

36h

8h

15h

6.has wireless charging
?

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

Harman Kardon Onyx Studio 4
JBL Xtreme 2

Connectivity

1.Bluetooth version
?

Best

Marshall Stockwell II

5

4.2

4.2

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.

Harman Kardon Onyx Studio 4
JBL Xtreme 2
3.Has Wi-Fi
?

The device can connect to Wi-Fi.

For example

Amazon Echo Studio

Harman Kardon Onyx Studio 4
JBL Xtreme 2
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.

Harman Kardon Onyx Studio 4
JBL Xtreme 2
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.

For example

Sony SRS-XB501G

Harman Kardon Onyx Studio 4
JBL Xtreme 2
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.

Harman Kardon Onyx Studio 4
JBL Xtreme 2
2.has a mute function
?

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

Harman Kardon Onyx Studio 4
JBL Xtreme 2
3.supports a remote smartphone
?

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

Harman Kardon Onyx Studio 4
JBL Xtreme 2
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.

Harman Kardon Onyx Studio 4
JBL Xtreme 2
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.

Harman Kardon Onyx Studio 4
JBL Xtreme 2
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.

For example

Sony SRS-XB501G

Harman Kardon Onyx Studio 4
JBL Xtreme 2

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