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JBL Charge 3
JBL Xtreme
Top 14%1,012 points
Top 14%
Top 29%831 points
Top 29%
JBL Charge 3
JBL Xtreme
Top specs and features

JBL Charge 3 vs JBL Xtreme: 27 facts in comparison

1. has stereo speakers

Devices with stereo speakers deliver sound from independent channels on both left and right sides, creating a richer sound and a better experience.
JBL Charge 3
JBL Xtreme
54% have it

2. 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
JBL Xtreme
89% have it

3. 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
70Hz

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
Sony SRS-X77: 462mm
63mm

5. 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
JBL Xtreme
63% have it

6. height

39mm shorter.
87mm
Soundmatters FoxL DASH7: 19mm
126mm

7. 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
JBL Xtreme
51% have it

8. has a battery level indicator

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

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
JBL Xtreme
25% have it

10. Can be used wirelessly

Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.
JBL Charge 3
JBL Xtreme
76% have it

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
Vifa Stockholm 2.0: 8
4

12. weight

1.31kg lighter.
800g
Meridian Explorer 2: 50g
2.11kg

13. width

70mm narrower.
213mm
Scosche boomBOTTLE mini: 34.5mm
283mm

14. has a rechargeable battery

The battery can be recharged and used over again.
JBL Charge 3
JBL Xtreme
64% have it

15. 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
JBL Xtreme
79% have it

16. Weather sealed

Device is protected with extra seals to prevent failures due to any kind of weather.
JBL Charge 3
JBL Xtreme
19% have it

17. battery power

1.67x more battery power.
6000mAh
JBL Boombox: 20000mAh
10000mAh

18. 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
20000Hz

19. 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
JBL Xtreme
10% have it

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
JBL Xtreme
43% have it

21. 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
80dB

22. warranty period

When covered under the manufacturer’s warranty it is possible to get a replacement in the case of a malfunction.
1
Audio Pro Addon C10: 24
1

23. Is dustproof and water resistant

Dustproof/water resistant at depth equal to or greater than 1 meter.
JBL Charge 3
JBL Xtreme
5% have it

24. USB ports

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

25. number of microphones

More microphones result in better sound quality and enable the device to filter out background noise.
1
Amazon Echo Show: 8
1

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