JBL Charge 3
Top 22%127 points
Top 22%
Lowest frequency
Number of portable speakers
lowmidhigh
Top 90%
37 portable speakers
50.5Hz - 71.75Hz
NaN% of all portable speakersYes
No
lowest frequency
highest frequency
audio output power
driver unit size
SNR

JBL Charge 3: 29 facts and highlights

1. height

87mm
Soundmatters FoxL DASH7: 19mm
55
0

2. width

213mm
Scosche boomBOTTLE mini: 34.50mm
49
0

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.
JBL Charge 3
90% have it
43
0

4. 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.
45mm
Sonos Sub: 152.40mm
43
0

5. has a detachable cable

With a detachable cable you can use alternative cables, and if the cable is pulled it will pop out instead of breaking.
JBL Charge 3
53% have it
40
0

6. weight

800g
Sony Ericsson MS430: 67g
39
0

7. lowest frequency

The lowest frequency at which the device produces audio. The lower the low-frequency response, the stronger and juicier the bass.
65Hz
Samsung WAM750: 8Hz
38
0

8. 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.
JBL Charge 3
61% have it
35
0

9. has a passive radiator

A passive radiator looks like a normal driver (speaker) from the front, but on the backside all of its 'guts' are removed. Passive radiators allow woofers to produce deep tones that otherwise may not have been possible. They can have the same sonic output as larger speaker cabinets, but in a much smaller size.
JBL Charge 3
21% have it
34
0

10. 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.
JBL Charge 3
84% have it
33
0

11. drivers count

A speaker driver is an individual transducer that converts electrical energy to sound waves. More drivers may result in better sound quality.
2
Eton Rukus XL: 8
33
0

12. has a rechargeable battery

The battery can be recharged and used over again.
JBL Charge 3
63% have it
32
0

13. has a battery level indicator

An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.
JBL Charge 3
29% have it
31
0

14. 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.
2 x 7.5W
Devialet Silver Phantom Gold: 6 x 2250W
30
0

15. thickness

88.50mm
Braven 850: 7mm
30
0

16. Weather sealed

Device is protected with extra seals to prevent failures due to any kind of weather.
JBL Charge 3
15% have it
30
0

17. battery power

6000mAh
JBL Xtreme: 10000mAh
30
0

18. Can be used wirelessly

Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.
JBL Charge 3
79% have it
30
0

19. Bluetooth version

4.10
JBL Playlist: 4.20
30
0

20. has a socket for a 3.5 mm audio jack

With a standard mini jack socket, you can use the device with most headphones.
JBL Charge 3
45% have it
29
0

21. has a noise canceling microphone

These microphones are designed to filter out background noise from the desired sound. Especially useful in noisy environments.
JBL Charge 3
8% have it
28
0

22. number of microphones

More microphones result in better sound quality and enable the device to filter out background noise.
1
Creative Sound Blaster Axx 200: 4
27
0

23. charge time

The time it takes to fully charge the battery.
4h
WOWee One Slim: 0.50h
27
0

24. highest frequency

The highest frequency at which device produces audio. The higher the high-frequency response, the clearer and crispier the treble.
20000Hz
Bose SoundLink Air: 60000Hz
27
0

25. USB ports

With more USB ports, you are able to connect more devices.
1
JBL Xtreme: 2
26
0

26. warranty period

When covered under the manufacturer’s warranty it is possible to get a replacement in the case of a malfunction.
1
Monitor Audio Airstream S300: 5
25
0

27. SNR

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.
80dB
Libratone Loop: 99dB
25
0

28. 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.
20h
JBL Charge 3: 20h
25
0

29. Is dustproof and water resistant

Dustproof / water resistant at depth equal to or greater than 1m.
JBL Charge 3
3% have it
25
0

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