95points
53points

JBL Boombox

87points
67points

JBL Xtreme 2

Comparison winner
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Cost-effectiveness winner
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53 facts in comparison

JBL Boombox vs JBL Xtreme 2

JBL Boombox
JBL Xtreme 2

Why is JBL Boombox better than JBL Xtreme 2?

  • 5Hz lower low-frequency
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    50Hzvs55Hz
  • 32.1mm bigger driver unit
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    102mmvs69.9mm
  • 2x more battery power
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    20000mAhvs10000mAh
  • 9h longer battery life
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    24hvs15h
  • 1 more USB ports
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    2vs1
  • Has a detachable cable
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Why is JBL Xtreme 2 better than JBL Boombox?

  • 79.01% less body volume
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    5170.18cm³vs24628.60125cm³
  • 3h shorter charge time
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    3.5hvs6.5h
  • Has a noise-canceling microphone
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  • 2.86kg lighter
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    2.39kgvs5250g
  • Has voice commands
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  • 207mm narrower
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    288mmvs495mm
  • 118.5mm shorter
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    136mmvs254.5mm
  • Has a sleep timer
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Price comparison

JBL Boombox

ProductStorePrice
JBL Boombox AmazonJBL Boombox - Waterproof Portable Blueto...JBL Boombox - Waterproof Portable Bluetooth Speaker - Black
Amazon logo
$399.95
JBL Boombox AmazonJBL Boombox Portable Bluetooth Waterproo...JBL Boombox Portable Bluetooth Waterproof Speaker (Black) (Renewed)
Amazon logo
$299.99
JBL Boombox aliexpressSuitable For Jbl Boombox Portable Blueto...Suitable For Jbl Boombox Portable Bluetooth Waterproof Speaker Hard Shell Carrying Case Protection Box
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$28.54
JBL Boombox aliexpress40W High Power Bluetooth Speakers Subwoo...40W High Power Bluetooth Speakers Subwoofer TWS Wireless Portable Outdoor Waterproof Music Player Sound Box Column Caixa De Som
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$40.60
JBL Boombox aliexpressPULSE 4 Bluetooth Speaker for JBL Charge...PULSE 4 Bluetooth Speaker for JBL Charge 3 4 Boombox 2 Filp 5 4 CLIP 3 Go 2 3 Xtreme Portable Wireless Speaker Better Bass
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$156.00
JBL Boombox aliexpressSuitable For Jbl Boombox Portable Blueto...Suitable For Jbl Boombox Portable Bluetooth Waterproof Speaker Hard Shell Carrying Case Protection Box
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$29.76
JBL Boombox aliexpressPortable Travel Carry Case Cover Bag For...Portable Travel Carry Case Cover Bag For JBL Boombox Bluetooth Wireless Speaker
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$34.11

JBL Xtreme 2

ProductStorePrice
JBL Xtreme 2 AmazonJBL Xtreme 2, Waterproof Portable Blueto...JBL Xtreme 2, Waterproof Portable Bluetooth Speaker, Black
Amazon logo
$349.95
JBL Xtreme 2 AmazonJBL Xtreme 2 Portable Waterproof Wireles...JBL Xtreme 2 Portable Waterproof Wireless Bluetooth Speaker - Black (Renewed)
Amazon logo
$219.95
JBL Xtreme 2 AmazonJBL Enceinte Bluetooth Xtreme 2 Noir
Amazon logo
$199.99
JBL Xtreme 2 AmazonJBL Enceinte Bluetooth Xtreme 2 Vert
Amazon logo
$199.99
JBL Xtreme 2 AmazonJBL Xtreme 2 Portable Waterproof Wireles...JBL Xtreme 2 Portable Waterproof Wireless Bluetooth Speaker - Blue (Renewed)
Amazon logo
$229.95
JBL Xtreme 2 AmazonJBL XTREME2BLUIN Xtreme 2 Portable Water...JBL XTREME2BLUIN Xtreme 2 Portable Waterproof Wireless Bluetooth Speaker - Blue, 7.9 x 12.1 x 18.1
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$349.95
JBL Xtreme 2 AmazonJBL XTREME2GRNIN Xtreme 2 Portable Water...JBL XTREME2GRNIN Xtreme 2 Portable Waterproof Wireless Bluetooth Speaker - Green, 7.9 x 12.1 x 18.1
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$349.95
JBL Xtreme 2 AmazonJBL Xtreme 2 Portable Bluetooth Waterpro...JBL Xtreme 2 Portable Bluetooth Waterproof Speaker (Camouflage)
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$349.95
JBL Xtreme 2 aliexpressJBL Xtreme 2 Portable Bluetooth Speaker ...JBL Xtreme 2 Portable Bluetooth Speaker Black
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$288.00

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Design

1.volume

24628.6cm³

5170.18cm³

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
JBL Boombox
JBL Xtreme 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.
4.weather-sealed (splashproof)
JBL Boombox
JBL Xtreme 2
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
JBL Boombox
JBL Xtreme 2
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
JBL Boombox
JBL Xtreme 2
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.weight

5.25kg

2.39kg

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.
9.has a detachable cable
JBL Boombox
JBL Xtreme 2
With a detachable cable you can use alternative cables, and if the cable is pulled it will pop out instead of breaking.

Sound quality

1.has stereo speakers
JBL Boombox
JBL Xtreme 2
Devices with stereo speakers deliver sound from independent channels on both left and right sides, creating a richer sound and a better experience.
The lowest frequency at which the device produces audio. The lower the low-frequency response, the stronger and juicier the bass.
3.has a subwoofer
JBL Boombox
JBL Xtreme 2
Devices with a subwoofer have a higher quality, deeper bass.
4.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.
5.highest frequency

20000Hz

20000Hz

The highest frequency at which device produces audio. The higher the high-frequency response, the clearer and crispier the treble.
6.has a noise-canceling microphone
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JBL Xtreme 2
These microphones are designed to filter out background noise from the desired sound. Especially useful in noisy environments.
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.
8.has a magnetic shielding
JBL Boombox
JBL Xtreme 2
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
JBL Boombox
JBL Xtreme 2
The battery can be recharged and used over again.
2.has a battery level indicator
JBL Boombox
JBL Xtreme 2
An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.
3.battery power

20000mAh

10000mAh

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.
6.has wireless charging
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The manufacturer offers a branded wireless charging kit. To charge the device, you simply put it down on its charging base.
7.can be used with standard batteries
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You can use the device with standard batteries instead of a power supply.
8.has a removable battery
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The battery is removable and can be replaced by the user if broken.

Connectivity

1.has an AUX input
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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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JBL Xtreme 2
The device can connect to Wi-Fi.
With more USB ports, you are able to connect more devices.
5.has a socket for a 3.5 mm audio jack
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JBL Xtreme 2
With a standard mini jack socket, you can use the device with most headphones.
6.supports Bluetooth pairing using NFC
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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.
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.
8.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.
9.has a microphone input
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JBL Xtreme 2
A microphone port allows connecting external high-end or specialized microphones.

Features

1.Can be used wirelessly
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JBL Xtreme 2
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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JBL Xtreme 2
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 a mute function
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JBL Xtreme 2
The device has an option to mute/unmute a conversation directly from the device.
5.has voice commands
JBL Boombox
JBL Xtreme 2
You can use your voice to control key functions of the device and you can easily access your device without pushing any button.
6.has a sleep timer
JBL Boombox
JBL Xtreme 2
A sleep timer is a function that shuts off the power after a preset amount of time.
7.Has voice prompts
JBL Boombox
JBL Xtreme 2
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

JBL Boombox

ProductStorePrice
JBL Boombox AmazonJBL Boombox - Waterproof Portable Blueto...JBL Boombox - Waterproof Portable Bluetooth Speaker - Black
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$399.95
JBL Boombox AmazonJBL Boombox Portable Bluetooth Waterproo...JBL Boombox Portable Bluetooth Waterproof Speaker (Black) (Renewed)
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$299.99
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$28.54
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$40.60
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$156.00
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$29.76
JBL Boombox aliexpressPortable Travel Carry Case Cover Bag For...Portable Travel Carry Case Cover Bag For JBL Boombox Bluetooth Wireless Speaker
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$34.11

JBL Xtreme 2

ProductStorePrice
JBL Xtreme 2 AmazonJBL Xtreme 2, Waterproof Portable Blueto...JBL Xtreme 2, Waterproof Portable Bluetooth Speaker, Black
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$349.95
JBL Xtreme 2 AmazonJBL Xtreme 2 Portable Waterproof Wireles...JBL Xtreme 2 Portable Waterproof Wireless Bluetooth Speaker - Black (Renewed)
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$219.95
JBL Xtreme 2 AmazonJBL Enceinte Bluetooth Xtreme 2 Noir
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$199.99
JBL Xtreme 2 AmazonJBL Enceinte Bluetooth Xtreme 2 Vert
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$199.99
JBL Xtreme 2 AmazonJBL Xtreme 2 Portable Waterproof Wireles...JBL Xtreme 2 Portable Waterproof Wireless Bluetooth Speaker - Blue (Renewed)
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$229.95
JBL Xtreme 2 AmazonJBL XTREME2BLUIN Xtreme 2 Portable Water...JBL XTREME2BLUIN Xtreme 2 Portable Waterproof Wireless Bluetooth Speaker - Blue, 7.9 x 12.1 x 18.1
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$349.95
JBL Xtreme 2 AmazonJBL XTREME2GRNIN Xtreme 2 Portable Water...JBL XTREME2GRNIN Xtreme 2 Portable Waterproof Wireless Bluetooth Speaker - Green, 7.9 x 12.1 x 18.1
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$349.95
JBL Xtreme 2 AmazonJBL Xtreme 2 Portable Bluetooth Waterpro...JBL Xtreme 2 Portable Bluetooth Waterproof Speaker (Camouflage)
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$349.95
JBL Xtreme 2 aliexpressJBL Xtreme 2 Portable Bluetooth Speaker ...JBL Xtreme 2 Portable Bluetooth Speaker Black
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$288.00

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