76points

JBL Charge 4

65points

JBL Flip 5

JBL Charge 4
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55 facts in comparison

JBL Charge 4 vs JBL Flip 5

JBL Charge 4
JBL Flip 5
76
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JBL Charge 4
65
points
JBL Flip 5

Why is JBL Charge 4 better than JBL Flip 5?

  • 5Hz lower low-frequency
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    60Hzvs65Hz
  • Is an active speaker
    ?
  • Has an AUX input
    ?
  • 10W more audio output power
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    1 x 30Wvs1 x 20W
  • 1.56x more battery power
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    7500mAhvs4800mAh
  • 8h longer battery life
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    20hvs12h
  • Has a socket for a 3.5 mm audio jack
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  • Has a detachable cable
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Why is JBL Flip 5 better than JBL Charge 4?

  • 52.45% less body volume
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    924.19cm³vs1943.7cm³
  • 3h shorter charge time
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    2.5hvs5.5h
  • 420g lighter
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    540gvs960g
  • 21mm shorter
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    74mmvs95mm
  • 39mm narrower
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    181mmvs220mm
  • 24mm thinner
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    69mmvs93mm

Price comparison

JBL Charge 4

Buy used:

$79.00

ProductStorePrice
JBL Charge 4 AmazonJBL Charge 4 Waterproof Wireless Bluetoo...JBL Charge 4 Waterproof Wireless Bluetooth Speaker Bundle with Portable Hard Case - Black
Amazon logo
$159.45
JBL Charge 4 AmazonJBL Charge 4 Portable Waterproof Wireles...JBL Charge 4 Portable Waterproof Wireless Bluetooth Speaker - Black (Renewed)
Amazon logo
$91.99
JBL Charge 4 AmazonJBL Charge 3 Waterproof Portable Bluetoo...JBL Charge 3 Waterproof Portable Bluetooth Speaker (Black), 1
Amazon logo
$109.95
JBL Charge 4 AmazonJBL Charge 4 Portable Waterproof Wireles...JBL Charge 4 Portable Waterproof Wireless Bluetooth Speaker Bundle with divvi! Charge 4 Protective Hardshell Case - Black
Amazon logo
$129.99
JBL Charge 4 AmazonJBL Charge 4 Portable Bluetooth Speaker ...JBL Charge 4 Portable Bluetooth Speaker (Squad) (Renewed)
Amazon logo
$95.99
JBL Charge 4 AmazonJBL Flip 4 Portable Bluetooth Wireless S...JBL Flip 4 Portable Bluetooth Wireless Speaker Bundle with Protective Travel Case - Black
Amazon logo
$89.90
JBL Charge 4 AmazonJBL Charge 4 Portable Waterproof Wireles...JBL Charge 4 Portable Waterproof Wireless Bluetooth Speaker Bundle with AudioQuest Evergreen 3.5mm to 3.5mm Analog Audio Cable - (1.5m) White
Amazon logo
$149.99
JBL Charge 4 walmartJBL Charge 4 Portable Waterproof Wireles...JBL Charge 4 Portable Waterproof Wireless Bluetooth Speaker - Red
walmart logo
$119.95

JBL Flip 5

Buy used:

$72.99

ProductStorePrice
JBL Flip 5 AmazonJBL Flip 5 Waterproof Portable Wireless ...JBL Flip 5 Waterproof Portable Wireless Bluetooth Speaker Bundle - (Pair) Black
Amazon logo
$189.99
JBL Flip 5 AmazonJBL Flip 5 Waterproof Portable Bluetooth...JBL Flip 5 Waterproof Portable Bluetooth Speaker - Black (Renewed)
Amazon logo
$94.95
JBL Flip 5 AmazonJBL FLIP 5 - Waterproof Portable Bluetoo...JBL FLIP 5 - Waterproof Portable Bluetooth Speaker - Teal (New Model)
Amazon logo
$119.95
JBL Flip 5 AmazonJBL FLIP 5 - Waterproof Portable Bluetoo...JBL FLIP 5 - Waterproof Portable Bluetooth Speaker - Gray (New Model)
Amazon logo
$119.95
JBL Flip 5 AmazonJBL FLIP 5 - Waterproof Portable Bluetoo...JBL FLIP 5 - Waterproof Portable Bluetooth Speaker - Green (New Model)
Amazon logo
$119.95
JBL Flip 5 AmazonJBL FLIP 5 - Waterproof Portable Bluetoo...JBL FLIP 5 - Waterproof Portable Bluetooth Speaker - Squad (New Model)
Amazon logo
$119.95
JBL Flip 5 walmartJBL Flip 5 Portable Waterproof Wireless ...JBL Flip 5 Portable Waterproof Wireless Bluetooth Speaker, Black
walmart logo
$119.95

Design

1.drivers count

1

1

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

1943.7cm³

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.
3.control panel placed on a device
JBL Charge 4
JBL Flip 5
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 4
JBL Flip 5
The device is protected with extra seals to prevent failures caused by dust, raindrops, and water splashes.
5.is dustproof and water-resistant
JBL Charge 4
JBL Flip 5
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

960g

540g

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 Charge 4
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.
2.lowest frequency

60Hz

65Hz

The lowest frequency at which the device produces audio. The lower the low-frequency response, the stronger and juicier the bass.
3.is an active speaker
JBL Charge 4
JBL Flip 5
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.
4.has a subwoofer
JBL Charge 4
JBL Flip 5
Devices with a subwoofer have a higher quality, deeper bass.
5.Has a passive radiator
JBL Charge 4
JBL Flip 5
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.
6.audio output power

1 x 30W

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.

Power

1.has a rechargeable battery
JBL Charge 4
JBL Flip 5
The battery can be recharged and used over again.
2.has a battery level indicator
JBL Charge 4
JBL Flip 5
An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.
3.battery power

7500mAh

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.
4.Battery life

20h

12h

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.
5.charge time

5.5h

2.5h

The time it takes to fully charge the battery.
6.has wireless charging
JBL Charge 4
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 4
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.
2.Bluetooth version

4.2

4.2

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 Charge 4
JBL Flip 5
The device can connect to Wi-Fi.
4.USB ports

1

1

With more USB ports, you are able to connect more devices.
5.supports Bluetooth pairing using NFC
JBL Charge 4
JBL Flip 5
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.
6.has a socket for a 3.5 mm audio jack
JBL Charge 4
JBL Flip 5
With a standard mini jack socket, you can use the device with most headphones.

Features

1.Can be used wirelessly
JBL Charge 4
JBL Flip 5
Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.
2.supports a remote smartphone
JBL Charge 4
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 4
JBL Flip 5
The device has an option to mute/unmute a conversation directly from the device.
4.has voice commands
JBL Charge 4
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.
5.Has a radio
JBL Charge 4
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.
6.has a sleep timer
JBL Charge 4
JBL Flip 5
A sleep timer is a function that shuts off the power after a preset amount of time.

Price comparison

JBL Charge 4

Buy used:

$79.00

ProductStorePrice
JBL Charge 4 AmazonJBL Charge 4 Waterproof Wireless Bluetoo...JBL Charge 4 Waterproof Wireless Bluetooth Speaker Bundle with Portable Hard Case - Black
Amazon logo
$159.45
JBL Charge 4 AmazonJBL Charge 4 Portable Waterproof Wireles...JBL Charge 4 Portable Waterproof Wireless Bluetooth Speaker - Black (Renewed)
Amazon logo
$91.99
JBL Charge 4 AmazonJBL Charge 3 Waterproof Portable Bluetoo...JBL Charge 3 Waterproof Portable Bluetooth Speaker (Black), 1
Amazon logo
$109.95
JBL Charge 4 AmazonJBL Charge 4 Portable Waterproof Wireles...JBL Charge 4 Portable Waterproof Wireless Bluetooth Speaker Bundle with divvi! Charge 4 Protective Hardshell Case - Black
Amazon logo
$129.99
JBL Charge 4 AmazonJBL Charge 4 Portable Bluetooth Speaker ...JBL Charge 4 Portable Bluetooth Speaker (Squad) (Renewed)
Amazon logo
$95.99
JBL Charge 4 AmazonJBL Flip 4 Portable Bluetooth Wireless S...JBL Flip 4 Portable Bluetooth Wireless Speaker Bundle with Protective Travel Case - Black
Amazon logo
$89.90
JBL Charge 4 AmazonJBL Charge 4 Portable Waterproof Wireles...JBL Charge 4 Portable Waterproof Wireless Bluetooth Speaker Bundle with AudioQuest Evergreen 3.5mm to 3.5mm Analog Audio Cable - (1.5m) White
Amazon logo
$149.99
JBL Charge 4 walmartJBL Charge 4 Portable Waterproof Wireles...JBL Charge 4 Portable Waterproof Wireless Bluetooth Speaker - Red
walmart logo
$119.95

JBL Flip 5

Buy used:

$72.99

ProductStorePrice
JBL Flip 5 AmazonJBL Flip 5 Waterproof Portable Wireless ...JBL Flip 5 Waterproof Portable Wireless Bluetooth Speaker Bundle - (Pair) Black
Amazon logo
$189.99
JBL Flip 5 AmazonJBL Flip 5 Waterproof Portable Bluetooth...JBL Flip 5 Waterproof Portable Bluetooth Speaker - Black (Renewed)
Amazon logo
$94.95
JBL Flip 5 AmazonJBL FLIP 5 - Waterproof Portable Bluetoo...JBL FLIP 5 - Waterproof Portable Bluetooth Speaker - Teal (New Model)
Amazon logo
$119.95
JBL Flip 5 AmazonJBL FLIP 5 - Waterproof Portable Bluetoo...JBL FLIP 5 - Waterproof Portable Bluetooth Speaker - Gray (New Model)
Amazon logo
$119.95
JBL Flip 5 AmazonJBL FLIP 5 - Waterproof Portable Bluetoo...JBL FLIP 5 - Waterproof Portable Bluetooth Speaker - Green (New Model)
Amazon logo
$119.95
JBL Flip 5 AmazonJBL FLIP 5 - Waterproof Portable Bluetoo...JBL FLIP 5 - Waterproof Portable Bluetooth Speaker - Squad (New Model)
Amazon logo
$119.95
JBL Flip 5 walmartJBL Flip 5 Portable Waterproof Wireless ...JBL Flip 5 Portable Waterproof Wireless Bluetooth Speaker, Black
walmart logo
$119.95

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