79points
76points

JBL Charge 3

67points
63points

JBL Flip 5

Comparison winner
Cost-effectiveness winner
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55 facts in comparison

JBL Charge 3 vs JBL Flip 5

JBL Charge 3
JBL Flip 5

Why is JBL Charge 3 better than JBL Flip 5?

  • Has stereo speakers
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  • 1 more drivers
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    2vs1
  • 1mm bigger driver unit
    ?

    45mmvs44mm
  • Has an AUX input
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  • 25% more battery power
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    6000mAhvs4800mAh
  • 8h longer battery life
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    20hvs12h
  • Has a noise-canceling microphone
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  • Has a socket for a 3.5 mm audio jack
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Why is JBL Flip 5 better than JBL Charge 3?

  • 43.65% less body volume
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    924.19cm³vs1639.9935cm³
  • 0.1 newer Bluetooth version
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    4.2vs4.1
  • 1.5h shorter charge time
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    2.5hvs4h
  • Has USB Type-C
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  • 260g lighter
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    540gvs800g
  • 32mm narrower
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    181mmvs213mm
  • 13mm shorter
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    74mmvs87mm
  • Has a sleep timer
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Price comparison

JBL Charge 3

ProductStorePrice
JBL Charge 3 AmazonJBL Charge 3 Waterproof Portable Bluetoo...JBL Charge 3 Waterproof Portable Bluetooth Speaker (Black), 1
Amazon logo
$119.95
JBL Charge 3 AmazonJBL Charge 3 Waterproof Bluetooth Speake...JBL Charge 3 Waterproof Bluetooth Speaker -Black (Renewed)
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$99.94
JBL Charge 3 AmazonJBL Charge 3 Waterproof Portable Bluetoo...JBL Charge 3 Waterproof Portable Bluetooth Speaker (Camouflage)
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$119.95
JBL Charge 3 AmazonJBL Enceinte Bluetooth Charge 3 Bleu
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$149.00
JBL Charge 3 AmazonCOMECASE Carrying Case Storage for JBL C...COMECASE Carrying Case Storage for JBL Charge 3 JBLCHARGE3BLKAM Waterproof Portable Bluetooth Speaker. Fits USB Cable and Charger Adapter. [ Speaker is Not Include
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$12.99
JBL Charge 3 AmazonJBL Charge 3 Portable Bluetooth Waterpro...JBL Charge 3 Portable Bluetooth Waterproof Speaker - Black
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$119.95
JBL Charge 3 AmazonJBL Charge 3 Waterproof Portable Bluetoo...JBL Charge 3 Waterproof Portable Bluetooth Speaker (Blue) (JBLCHARGE3BLUEAM)
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$119.95
JBL Charge 3 AmazonJBL Charge 3 Waterproof Portable Bluetoo...JBL Charge 3 Waterproof Portable Bluetooth Speaker (Gray)
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$119.95
JBL Charge 3 aliexpress2 inch Full Range Speaker 4ohm 10W Bluet...2 inch Full Range Speaker 4ohm 10W Bluetooth Speaker Diy For Charge 3 Repair Multimedia Home Audio Deep Bass 53mm On Sale 2pcs
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$16.33
JBL Charge 3 aliexpressFlip 4 Powerful Bluetooth Speaker Mini P...Flip 4 Powerful Bluetooth Speaker Mini Portable Wireless Waterproof Partybox Music Boombox for Jbl Filp 3 2 Charge 4 BT Speaker
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$54.68
JBL Charge 3 aliexpressFlip 4 Powerful Bluetooth Speaker Mini P...Flip 4 Powerful Bluetooth Speaker Mini Portable Wireless Waterproof Partybox Music Boombox for Jbl Filp 3 2 Charge 4 BT Speaker
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$54.68
JBL Charge 3 aliexpressJBL Go 3 Portable Bluetooth Waterproof S...JBL Go 3 Portable Bluetooth Waterproof Speaker Stereo Wireless Bluetooth Speakers Extremely Fast Charging And Long Battery Life
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$35.46
JBL Charge 3 aliexpressPortable Storage Bag For Column Speaker ...Portable Storage Bag For Column Speaker Jbl Charge 3 Wireless Bluetooth Speaker Charge3 Sound Box Pouch Protective Box Bag Color
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$10.51

JBL Flip 5

ProductStorePrice
JBL Flip 5 AmazonJBL FLIP 5, Waterproof Portable Bluetoot...JBL FLIP 5, Waterproof Portable Bluetooth Speaker, Black (New Model)
Amazon logo
$119.95
JBL Flip 5 AmazonJBL Flip 5 Waterproof Portable Wireless ...JBL Flip 5 Waterproof Portable Wireless Bluetooth Speaker Bundle - (Pair) Black
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$179.95
JBL Flip 5 AmazonJBL Flip 5 Waterproof Portable Bluetooth...JBL Flip 5 Waterproof Portable Bluetooth Speaker - Black (Renewed)
Amazon logo
$69.99
JBL Flip 5 AmazonJBL FLIP 5, Waterproof Portable Bluetoot...JBL FLIP 5, Waterproof Portable Bluetooth Speaker, Squad (New Model)
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$119.95
JBL Flip 5 AmazonJBL FLIP 5, Waterproof Portable Bluetoot...JBL FLIP 5, Waterproof Portable Bluetooth Speaker, Teal (New Model)
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$119.95
JBL Flip 5 aliexpressJBL Flip 5 Wireless Portable Stereo Spea...JBL Flip 5 Wireless Portable Stereo Speaker
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$160.00
JBL Flip 5 aliexpressJBL Flip 5 Powerful Bluetooth Speaker, M...JBL Flip 5 Powerful Bluetooth Speaker, Mini Portable, Wireless, Waterproof BT Speaker with Bass and Stereo Music Perfect Travel
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$99.02

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Design

1.volume

1639.99cm³

924.19cm³

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.
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 Charge 3
JBL Flip 5
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.
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.

Sound quality

1.has stereo speakers
JBL Charge 3
JBL Flip 5
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
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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.audio output power

2 x 10W

1 x 20W

Audio output power is based on the number of speakers and their power in watts. High audio output power results in loud, clear sounds.
6.highest frequency

20000Hz

20000Hz

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 Charge 3
JBL Flip 5
The battery can be recharged and used over again.
2.has a battery level indicator
JBL Charge 3
JBL Flip 5
An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.
3.battery power

6000mAh

4800mAh

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
JBL Charge 3
JBL Flip 5
The manufacturer offers a branded wireless charging kit. To charge the device, you simply put it down on its charging base.

Connectivity

1.has an AUX input
JBL Charge 3
JBL Flip 5
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 Flip 5
The device can connect to Wi-Fi.
With more USB ports, you are able to connect more devices.
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.
With a standard mini jack socket, you can use the device with most headphones.

Features

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

Price comparison

JBL Charge 3

ProductStorePrice
JBL Charge 3 AmazonJBL Charge 3 Waterproof Portable Bluetoo...JBL Charge 3 Waterproof Portable Bluetooth Speaker (Black), 1
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$119.95
JBL Charge 3 AmazonJBL Charge 3 Waterproof Bluetooth Speake...JBL Charge 3 Waterproof Bluetooth Speaker -Black (Renewed)
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$99.94
JBL Charge 3 AmazonJBL Charge 3 Waterproof Portable Bluetoo...JBL Charge 3 Waterproof Portable Bluetooth Speaker (Camouflage)
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$119.95
JBL Charge 3 AmazonJBL Enceinte Bluetooth Charge 3 Bleu
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$149.00
JBL Charge 3 AmazonCOMECASE Carrying Case Storage for JBL C...COMECASE Carrying Case Storage for JBL Charge 3 JBLCHARGE3BLKAM Waterproof Portable Bluetooth Speaker. Fits USB Cable and Charger Adapter. [ Speaker is Not Include
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$12.99
JBL Charge 3 AmazonJBL Charge 3 Portable Bluetooth Waterpro...JBL Charge 3 Portable Bluetooth Waterproof Speaker - Black
Amazon logo
$119.95
JBL Charge 3 AmazonJBL Charge 3 Waterproof Portable Bluetoo...JBL Charge 3 Waterproof Portable Bluetooth Speaker (Blue) (JBLCHARGE3BLUEAM)
Amazon logo
$119.95
JBL Charge 3 AmazonJBL Charge 3 Waterproof Portable Bluetoo...JBL Charge 3 Waterproof Portable Bluetooth Speaker (Gray)
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$119.95
JBL Charge 3 aliexpress2 inch Full Range Speaker 4ohm 10W Bluet...2 inch Full Range Speaker 4ohm 10W Bluetooth Speaker Diy For Charge 3 Repair Multimedia Home Audio Deep Bass 53mm On Sale 2pcs
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$16.33
JBL Charge 3 aliexpressFlip 4 Powerful Bluetooth Speaker Mini P...Flip 4 Powerful Bluetooth Speaker Mini Portable Wireless Waterproof Partybox Music Boombox for Jbl Filp 3 2 Charge 4 BT Speaker
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$54.68
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$54.68
JBL Charge 3 aliexpressJBL Go 3 Portable Bluetooth Waterproof S...JBL Go 3 Portable Bluetooth Waterproof Speaker Stereo Wireless Bluetooth Speakers Extremely Fast Charging And Long Battery Life
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$35.46
JBL Charge 3 aliexpressPortable Storage Bag For Column Speaker ...Portable Storage Bag For Column Speaker Jbl Charge 3 Wireless Bluetooth Speaker Charge3 Sound Box Pouch Protective Box Bag Color
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JBL Flip 5

ProductStorePrice
JBL Flip 5 AmazonJBL FLIP 5, Waterproof Portable Bluetoot...JBL FLIP 5, Waterproof Portable Bluetooth Speaker, Black (New Model)
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$119.95
JBL Flip 5 AmazonJBL Flip 5 Waterproof Portable Wireless ...JBL Flip 5 Waterproof Portable Wireless Bluetooth Speaker Bundle - (Pair) Black
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$179.95
JBL Flip 5 AmazonJBL Flip 5 Waterproof Portable Bluetooth...JBL Flip 5 Waterproof Portable Bluetooth Speaker - Black (Renewed)
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$69.99
JBL Flip 5 AmazonJBL FLIP 5, Waterproof Portable Bluetoot...JBL FLIP 5, Waterproof Portable Bluetooth Speaker, Squad (New Model)
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$119.95
JBL Flip 5 AmazonJBL FLIP 5, Waterproof Portable Bluetoot...JBL FLIP 5, Waterproof Portable Bluetooth Speaker, Teal (New Model)
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$119.95
JBL Flip 5 aliexpressJBL Flip 5 Wireless Portable Stereo Spea...JBL Flip 5 Wireless Portable Stereo Speaker
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$160.00
JBL Flip 5 aliexpressJBL Flip 5 Powerful Bluetooth Speaker, M...JBL Flip 5 Powerful Bluetooth Speaker, Mini Portable, Wireless, Waterproof BT Speaker with Bass and Stereo Music Perfect Travel
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$99.02

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