80points

JBL Charge 3

86points

JBL Link 10

JBL Charge 3
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56 facts in comparison

JBL Charge 3 vs JBL Link 10

JBL Charge 3
JBL Link 10
JBL Charge 3
JBL Link 10
80
points
86
points

Why is JBL Charge 3 better than JBL Link 10?

  • Has an AUX input
  • Has a passive radiator
  • Has a detachable cable
  • 82mm shorter
    87mmvs169mm
  • Has a noise canceling microphone
  • Has a socket for a 3.5 mm audio jack

Why is JBL Link 10 better than JBL Charge 3?

  • 0.1 newer Bluetooth version
    4.2vs4.1
  • Has WiFi
  • 130g lighter
    670gvs800g
  • 127mm narrower
    86mmvs213mm
  • Has fast 802.11ac WiFi connection
  • Has 802.11n WiFi connection
  • 1 more microphone(s)
    2vs1
  • Has a neodymium magnet

Top specs and features

Design

1.drivers count

2

2

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

Best

Vifa Stockholm 2.0

8

2.control panel placed on a device
JBL Charge 3
JBL Link 10

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.

3.driver unit size

45mm

45mm

The driver unit is the component that produces sound in the device. Bigger drivers are more powerful and can produce better bass.

Best

Sony SRS-X77

462mm

4.Weather sealed
JBL Charge 3
JBL Link 10

Device is protected with extra seals to prevent failures due to any kind of weather.

5.warranty period

1

1

When covered under the manufacturer’s warranty it is possible to get a replacement in the case of a malfunction.

Best

Audio Pro Addon C10

24

6.has a detachable cable
JBL Charge 3
JBL Link 10

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.audio output power

2 x 10W

2 x 8W

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

Best

Devialet Silver Phantom Gold

2 x 2250W

2.lowest frequency

65Hz

65Hz

The lowest frequency at which the device produces audio. The lower the low-frequency response, the stronger and juicier the bass.

Best

Samsung WAM750

8Hz

3.has stereo speakers
JBL Charge 3
JBL Link 10

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

4.is an active speaker
JBL Charge 3
JBL Link 10

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.

5.SNR

80dB

80dB

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.

Best

Libratone Loop

99dB

6.has a noise canceling microphone
JBL Charge 3
JBL Link 10

These microphones are designed to filter out background noise from the desired sound. Especially useful in noisy environments.

Power

1.battery power

6000mAh

4000mAh

Best

JBL Boombox

20000mAh

2.has a battery level indicator
JBL Charge 3
JBL Link 10

An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.

3.has a rechargeable battery
JBL Charge 3
JBL Link 10

The battery can be recharged and used over again.

4.charge time

4h

4h

The time it takes to fully charge the battery.

Best

WOWee One Slim

0.5h

5.wireless charging
JBL Charge 3
JBL Link 10

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

For example

NudeAudio Move L

6. longer battery life

20h

5h

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.

Best

Lava Brightsounds 2

36h

Connectivity

1.Has WiFi
JBL Charge 3
JBL Link 10

The device can connect to WiFi.

2.Bluetooth version

4.1

4.2

Best

Bluesound Pulse 2i

5

3.has an AUX input
JBL Charge 3
JBL Link 10

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.

4.Has fast 802.11ac WiFi connection
JBL Charge 3
JBL Link 10

802.11ac wireless works on the 5GHz frequency range. It offers higher transfer rates, improved reliability and improved power consumption. It provides advantages for gaming and HD video streaming.

5.has a socket for a 3.5 mm audio jack
JBL Charge 3
JBL Link 10

With a standard mini jack socket, you can use the device with most headphones.

6.Has 802.11n WiFi connection
JBL Charge 3
JBL Link 10

802.11n is a wireless standard released in 2009. It has faster transfer rates and improved security compared to its predecessors - a, b and g.

Features

1.Can be used wirelessly
JBL Charge 3
JBL Link 10

Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.

2.has a mute function
JBL Charge 3
JBL Link 10

The device has an option to mute/unmute a conversation directly from the device.

3.has voice prompts
JBL Charge 3
JBL Link 10

This feature allows the device to inform you of important information through its audio function.

4.has a radio
JBL Charge 3
JBL Link 10

It works as an FM radio with included headsets

For example

Sony SRS-XB501G

5.has voice commands
JBL Charge 3
JBL Link 10

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 Charge 3
JBL Link 10

A sleep timer is a function that shuts off the power after a preset amount of time.

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