90points

JBL Boombox

65points

Marshall Kilburn II

JBL Boombox
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48 facts in comparison

JBL Boombox vs Marshall Kilburn II

JBL Boombox
Marshall Kilburn II

Why is JBL Boombox better than Marshall Kilburn II?

  • 2Hz lower low-frequency
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    50Hzvs52Hz
  • 2 more drivers
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    4vs2
  • Has a passive radiator
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  • Weather-sealed (splashproof)
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  • Is dustproof and water-resistant
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  • 4h longer battery life
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    24hvs20h
  • Has voice prompts
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Why is Marshall Kilburn II better than JBL Boombox?

  • 77.62% less body volume
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    5511.24cm³vs24628.60125cm³
  • 0.8 newer Bluetooth version
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    5vs4.2
  • 4h shorter charge time
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    2.5hvs6.5h
  • Has a socket for a 3.5 mm audio jack
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  • 2.75kg lighter
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    2.5kgvs5250g
  • 92.5mm shorter
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    162mmvs254.5mm
  • 252mm narrower
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    243mmvs495mm
  • 55.5mm thinner
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    140mmvs195.5mm

Price comparison

JBL Boombox

ProductStorePrice
JBL Boombox AmazonJBL Enceinte Bluetooth Boombox Noir
Amazon logo
$399.99
JBL Boombox AmazonJBL Boombox - Waterproof Portable Blueto...JBL Boombox - Waterproof Portable Bluetooth Speaker - Black (JBLBOOMBOXBLKAM)
Amazon logo
$400.27
JBL Boombox AmazonJBL Boombox Portable Bluetooth Waterproo...JBL Boombox Portable Bluetooth Waterproof Speaker (Black) (Renewed)
Amazon logo
$344.97

Marshall Kilburn II

ProductStorePrice
Marshall Kilburn II AmazonMarshall Kilburn II Portable Bluetooth S...Marshall Kilburn II Portable Bluetooth Speaker - Black (1002634)
Amazon logo
$226.99

Design

1.volume

24628.6cm³

5511.24cm³

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

4

2

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
Marshall Kilburn II
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
Marshall Kilburn II
The device is protected with extra seals to prevent failures caused by dust, raindrops, and water splashes.
5.is dustproof and water-resistant
JBL Boombox
Marshall Kilburn II
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

2.5kg

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
JBL Boombox
Marshall Kilburn II
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

52Hz

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
Marshall Kilburn II
Devices with a subwoofer have a higher quality, deeper bass.
4.Has a passive radiator
JBL Boombox
Marshall Kilburn II
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
JBL Boombox
Marshall Kilburn II
These microphones are designed to filter out background noise from the desired sound. Especially useful in noisy environments.

Power

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

6.5h

2.5h

The time it takes to fully charge the battery.
5.has wireless charging
JBL Boombox
Marshall Kilburn II
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
Marshall Kilburn II
The battery is removable and can be replaced by the user if broken.

Connectivity

1.has an AUX input
JBL Boombox
Marshall Kilburn II
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

5

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
JBL Boombox
Marshall Kilburn II
The device can connect to Wi-Fi.
4.supports Bluetooth pairing using NFC
JBL Boombox
Marshall Kilburn II
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.
5.has a socket for a 3.5 mm audio jack
JBL Boombox
Marshall Kilburn II
With a standard mini jack socket, you can use the device with most headphones.
6.has a 3.5mm male connector
JBL Boombox
Marshall Kilburn II
A standard 3.5mm male connector is suitable for use with all MP3 players and computer sound cards.

Features

1.Can be used wirelessly
JBL Boombox
Marshall Kilburn II
Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.
2.supports a remote smartphone
JBL Boombox
Marshall Kilburn II
This technology allows the users to use their smartphone as a remote control for the device.
3.has a mute function
JBL Boombox
Marshall Kilburn II
The device has an option to mute/unmute a conversation directly from the device.
4.has voice commands
JBL Boombox
Marshall Kilburn II
You can use your voice to control key functions of the device and you can easily access your device without pushing any button.
5.Has a radio
JBL Boombox
Marshall Kilburn II
A built-in FM radio tuner allows you to listen to most of the live-broadcasted FM radio stations without using the internet.
6.has a sleep timer
JBL Boombox
Marshall Kilburn II
A sleep timer is a function that shuts off the power after a preset amount of time.

Price comparison

JBL Boombox

ProductStorePrice
JBL Boombox AmazonJBL Enceinte Bluetooth Boombox Noir
Amazon logo
$399.99
JBL Boombox AmazonJBL Boombox - Waterproof Portable Blueto...JBL Boombox - Waterproof Portable Bluetooth Speaker - Black (JBLBOOMBOXBLKAM)
Amazon logo
$400.27
JBL Boombox AmazonJBL Boombox Portable Bluetooth Waterproo...JBL Boombox Portable Bluetooth Waterproof Speaker (Black) (Renewed)
Amazon logo
$344.97

Marshall Kilburn II

ProductStorePrice
Marshall Kilburn II AmazonMarshall Kilburn II Portable Bluetooth S...Marshall Kilburn II Portable Bluetooth Speaker - Black (1002634)
Amazon logo
$226.99

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