91points
61points

JBL Boombox

52points
34points

Marshall Kilburn

JBL Boombox
Comparison winner
Cost-effectiveness winner
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JBL Boombox vs Marshall Kilburn

JBL Boombox
Marshall Kilburn
91
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JBL Boombox
52
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Marshall Kilburn

Why is JBL Boombox better than Marshall Kilburn?

  • 19950Hz lower low-frequency
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    50Hzvs20000Hz
  • 1 more drivers
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    4vs3
  • Has a passive radiator
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  • 0.2 newer Bluetooth version
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    4.2vs4
  • Weather-sealed (splashproof)
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  • 19938Hz higher high-frequency
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    20000Hzvs62Hz
  • 9.09x more battery power
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    20000mAhvs2200mAh
  • 4h longer battery life
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    24hvs20h

Why is Marshall Kilburn better than JBL Boombox?

  • 80.74% less body volume
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    4743.2cm³vs24628.60125cm³
  • Has a socket for a 3.5 mm audio jack
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  • 2.25kg lighter
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    3kgvs5250g
  • 114.5mm shorter
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    140mmvs254.5mm
  • 253mm narrower
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    242mmvs495mm
  • 55.5mm thinner
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    140mmvs195.5mm

Price comparison

JBL Boombox

Buy used:

$369.95

ProductStorePrice
JBL Boombox AmazonJBL Boombox Portable Bluetooth Waterproo...JBL Boombox Portable Bluetooth Waterproof Speaker (Black) (Renewed)
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$349.00
JBL Boombox walmartJBL Boombox 2 Black - Powerful, Waterpro...JBL Boombox 2 Black - Powerful, Waterproof Speaker
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$499.95

Marshall Kilburn

Buy used:

$140.79

ProductStorePrice
Marshall Kilburn AmazonMarshall Kilburn II Portable Bluetooth S...Marshall Kilburn II Portable Bluetooth Speaker - Black (1002634)
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$199.99
Marshall Kilburn AmazonMarshall Stanmore II Wireless Bluetooth ...Marshall Stanmore II Wireless Bluetooth Speaker, Black - NEW
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$299.00
Marshall Kilburn AmazonMarshall Tufton Portable Bluetooth Speak...Marshall Tufton Portable Bluetooth Speaker - Black
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$299.99
Marshall Kilburn AmazonMarshall Kilburn II Portable Bluetooth S...Marshall Kilburn II Portable Bluetooth Speaker, Black (Renewed)
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$346.47
Marshall Kilburn AmazonMarshall Woburn Bluetooth Speaker, Black...Marshall Woburn Bluetooth Speaker, Black (4090963) (04090963)
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$319.95
Marshall Kilburn AmazonMarshall Stockwell Portable Bluetooth Sp...Marshall Stockwell Portable Bluetooth Speaker, Black (4091390)
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$179.98
Marshall Kilburn AmazonMarshall Kilburn II Portable Bluetooth S...Marshall Kilburn II Portable Bluetooth Speaker, Burgundy, One Size
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$299.00
Marshall Kilburn AmazonMarshall Woburn II Wireless Bluetooth Sp...Marshall Woburn II Wireless Bluetooth Speaker Black, - New
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$449.48
Marshall Kilburn walmart3400mAh TF18650-2200-1S4PA Battery for M...3400mAh TF18650-2200-1S4PA Battery for Marshall Kilburn
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$14.96

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Design

1.drivers count

4

3

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

24628.6cm³

4743.2cm³

Volume is the quantity of three-dimensional space enclosed by the product's chassis or, in simpler terms, the space the product occupies.
3.control panel placed on a device
JBL Boombox
Marshall Kilburn
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)
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The device is protected with extra seals to prevent failures caused by dust, raindrops, and water splashes.
5.is dustproof and water-resistant
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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.
6.weight

5.25kg

3kg

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.

Sound quality

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

50Hz

20000Hz

The lowest frequency at which the device produces audio. The lower the low-frequency response, the stronger and juicier the bass.
3.is an active speaker
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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.
4.has a subwoofer
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Devices with a subwoofer have a higher quality, deeper bass.
5.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.
6.highest frequency

20000Hz

62Hz

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

Power

1.has a rechargeable battery
JBL Boombox
Marshall Kilburn
The battery can be recharged and used over again.
2.has a battery level indicator
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An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.
3.battery power

20000mAh

2200mAh

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.
4.Battery life

24h

20h

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.
5.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.
6.has a removable battery
JBL Boombox
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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.
2.Bluetooth version

4.2

4

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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The device can connect to Wi-Fi.
4.has a socket for a 3.5 mm audio jack
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With a standard mini jack socket, you can use the device with most headphones.
5.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.
6.supports Ethernet
JBL Boombox
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Ethernet is a local area network technology.

Features

1.Can be used wirelessly
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Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.
2.supports a remote smartphone
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Marshall Kilburn
This technology allows the users to use their smartphone as a remote control for the device.
3.Has voice prompts
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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.

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