67points

JBL Boombox 2

71points

LG XBOOM Go XG5

JBL Boombox 2
Comparison winner
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79 facts in comparison

JBL Boombox 2 vs LG XBOOM Go XG5

JBL Boombox 2
LG XBOOM Go XG5

Why is JBL Boombox 2 better than LG XBOOM Go XG5?

  • 6h longer battery life
    ?

    24hvs18h
  • 2.56x more battery power
    ?

    10000mAhvs3900mAh
  • Supports a remote smartphone
    ?
  • Works as a power bank
    ?

Why is LG XBOOM Go XG5 better than JBL Boombox 2?

  • 93.95% less body volume
    ?

    1505.51cm³vs24904.7cm³
  • 2.5h shorter charge time
    ?

    4hvs6.5h
  • Has a socket for a 3.5 mm audio jack
    ?
  • Has USB Type-C
    ?
  • 1 years more years under manufacturer's warranty
    ?

    2 yearsvs1 years
  • 5.22kg lighter
    ?

    680.39gvs5.9kg
  • 117.18mm shorter
    ?

    83.82mmvs201mm
  • 263.02mm narrower
    ?

    220.98mmvs484mm

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User reviews

Overall Rating

JBL Boombox 2
8.7
3 User reviews
JBL Boombox 2
8.7/10
3 User reviews
LG XBOOM Go XG5
0.0
0 User reviews
LG XBOOM Go XG5
0.0/10
0 User reviews

Features

Build quality

10.0/10
3 votes
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Sound quality

8.7/10
3 votes
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Design

9.0/10
3 votes
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Value for money

8.7/10
3 votes
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Portability

7.3/10
3 votes
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Comments

Javier

Javier

7 months ago

10 / 10

Diceño y autonomía

Javier

Javier

7 months ago

10 / 10

Excelente sonido, y la exelente conectividad con los nuevos dispositivos (nuevas generaciones)

Pros

  • Fácil de transportar

Cons

  • No es compatible con Boombox 1
0 users found this helpful
Andres

Andres

5 months ago

7 / 10

Buen sonido pero no el mejor

Andres

Andres

5 months ago

7 / 10

Los bajos distorsionan la calidad de la música demasiado

Pros

    Cons

    • Portabilidad
    0 users found this helpful
    Almgeddon

    Almgeddon

    4 months ago

    9 / 10

    God speaker!!!

    Almgeddon

    Almgeddon

    4 months ago

    9 / 10

    0 users found this helpful

    Design

    Ingress Protection (IP) rating

    Unknown. Help us by suggesting a value. (JBL Boombox 2)

    IP67

    The first number of the IP rating refers to protection against dust, while the second number refers to protection against liquid. E.g. a first number of 6 denotes that it is completely dustproof, and a second number of 7 denotes that the device can withstand full immersion in water.
    volume

    24904.7cm³

    1505.51cm³

    Volume is the quantity of three-dimensional space enclosed by the product's chassis or, in simpler terms, the space the product occupies.
    drivers count

    4

    Unknown. Help us by suggesting a value. (LG XBOOM Go XG5)

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

    106mm

    Unknown. Help us by suggesting a value. (LG XBOOM Go XG5)

    The driver unit is the component that produces sound in the device. Bigger drivers are more powerful and can produce better bass.
    has a neodymium magnet
    JBL Boombox 2
    LG XBOOM Go XG5
    Devices with neodymium magnets are lighter and more powerful than those which use ferrite magnets. They also have more bass and clear high notes.
    control panel placed on a device
    JBL Boombox 2
    LG XBOOM Go XG5
    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.
    travel bag is included
    JBL Boombox 2
    LG XBOOM Go XG5
    The device comes with its own special case or pouch, which is useful for safe transportation.
    has a touch screen
    JBL Boombox 2

    Not applicable

    You can operate the device easily, by pressing the screen with your fingers.
    weather-sealed (splashproof)
    JBL Boombox 2
    LG XBOOM Go XG5
    The device is protected with extra seals to prevent failures caused by dust, raindrops, and water splashes.

    Sound quality

    has stereo speakers
    JBL Boombox 2
    LG XBOOM Go XG5
    Devices with stereo speakers deliver sound from independent channels on both left and right sides, creating a richer sound and a better experience.
    has a subwoofer
    JBL Boombox 2
    LG XBOOM Go XG5
    Devices with a subwoofer have a higher quality, deeper bass.
    highest frequency

    20000Hz

    Unknown. Help us by suggesting a value. (LG XBOOM Go XG5)

    The highest frequency at which device produces audio. The higher the high-frequency response, the clearer and crispier the treble.
    lowest frequency

    50Hz

    Unknown. Help us by suggesting a value. (LG XBOOM Go XG5)

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

    Unknown. Help us by suggesting a value. (JBL Boombox 2)

    Unknown. Help us by suggesting a value. (LG XBOOM Go XG5)

    Audio output power is based on the number of speakers and their power in watts. High audio output power results in loud, clear sounds.
    Has a passive radiator
    JBL Boombox 2
    LG XBOOM Go XG5
    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.
    number of microphones

    Unknown. Help us by suggesting a value. (JBL Boombox 2)

    1

    More microphones result in better sound quality and enable the device to filter out background noise.
    has a noise-canceling microphone
    JBL Boombox 2
    LG XBOOM Go XG5
    These microphones are designed to filter out background noise from the desired sound. Especially useful in noisy environments.
    Signal-to-noise ratio (SNR)

    Unknown. Help us by suggesting a value. (JBL Boombox 2)

    Unknown. Help us by suggesting a value. (LG XBOOM Go XG5)

    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.

    Power

    battery power

    10000mAh

    3900mAh

    Battery power, or battery capacity, represents the amount of electrical energy that a battery can store. More battery power can be an indication of longer 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.
    The time it takes to fully charge the battery.
    has a battery level indicator
    JBL Boombox 2
    LG XBOOM Go XG5
    An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.
    has a rechargeable battery
    JBL Boombox 2
    LG XBOOM Go XG5
    The battery can be recharged and used over again.
    has a removable battery
    JBL Boombox 2
    LG XBOOM Go XG5
    The battery is removable and can be replaced by the user if broken.
    has wireless charging
    JBL Boombox 2
    LG XBOOM Go XG5
    It supports a wireless charging standard such as Qi. To charge the device, you simply put it down on a compatible charging pad.
    operating power consumption

    Unknown. Help us by suggesting a value. (JBL Boombox 2)

    10W

    How much power the device consumes when it's switched on.
    annual power consumption

    Unknown. Help us by suggesting a value. (JBL Boombox 2)

    Unknown. Help us by suggesting a value. (LG XBOOM Go XG5)

    The more power per year a device consumes, the less energy efficient it is, making it more costly over time.

    Connectivity

    multipoint count

    Unknown. Help us by suggesting a value. (JBL Boombox 2)

    Unknown. Help us by suggesting a value. (LG XBOOM Go XG5)

    Multipoint allows you to link to more Bluetooth devices and switch between them. For example you can easily switch calls from one device to another without having to manually disconnect and reconnect.
    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.
    supports Bluetooth pairing using NFC
    JBL Boombox 2
    LG XBOOM Go XG5
    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.
    has a socket for a 3.5 mm audio jack
    JBL Boombox 2
    LG XBOOM Go XG5
    With a standard mini jack socket, you can use the device with most headphones.
    has an AUX input
    JBL Boombox 2
    LG XBOOM Go XG5
    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.
    has LDAC
    JBL Boombox 2
    LG XBOOM Go XG5
    LDAC is a codec developed by Sony for Bluetooth audio. It is capable of a very high bitrate of 990kbps, which provides high resolution audio. It can also automatically adjust to a lower bitrate of 330kbps or 660kbps to increase stability.
    has aptX Adaptive
    JBL Boombox 2
    LG XBOOM Go XG5
    aptx Adaptive is an audio codec for Bluetooth devices that is developed by Qualcomm. It has a variable bit rate (between 279kbps and 420kbps), which means it can adjust the bit rate for different scenarios, such as listening to HD audio or reducing interference from other devices.
    has aptX HD
    JBL Boombox 2
    LG XBOOM Go XG5
    aptX HD is an audio codec for Bluetooth devices that is developed by Qualcomm. It supports high quality 24-bit audio (at a bit rate of 576kbps).
    has aptX
    JBL Boombox 2
    LG XBOOM Go XG5
    aptX is a codec used for transmitting audio wirelessly with Bluetooth. It is developed by Qualcomm, and supports 16-bit audio at a bit rate of 384kbps.

    Features

    Can be used wirelessly
    JBL Boombox 2
    LG XBOOM Go XG5
    Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.
    supports a remote smartphone
    JBL Boombox 2
    LG XBOOM Go XG5
    This technology allows the users to use their smartphone as a remote control for the device.
    has voice commands
    JBL Boombox 2
    LG XBOOM Go XG5
    You can use your voice to control key functions of the device and you can easily access your device without pushing any button.
    Has a radio
    JBL Boombox 2
    LG XBOOM Go XG5
    A built-in FM radio tuner allows you to listen to most of the live-broadcasted FM radio stations without using the internet.
    Has voice prompts
    JBL Boombox 2
    LG XBOOM Go XG5
    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.
    has a mute function
    JBL Boombox 2
    LG XBOOM Go XG5
    The device has an option to mute/unmute a conversation directly from the device.
    works as a power bank
    JBL Boombox 2
    LG XBOOM Go XG5
    The power bank feature allows you to use the battery to charge other devices, such as your smartphone.
    has a sleep timer
    JBL Boombox 2
    LG XBOOM Go XG5
    A sleep timer is a function that shuts off the power after a preset amount of time.
    internal storage

    Unknown. Help us by suggesting a value. (JBL Boombox 2)

    Unknown. Help us by suggesting a value. (LG XBOOM Go XG5)

    The internal storage refers to the built-in storage space available in a device for system data, apps, and user-generated data. With a large amount of internal storage, you can save more files and apps on your device.

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