78points
66points

JBL Charge 4

88points
66points

JBL Xtreme 2

JBL Charge 4
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55 facts in comparison

JBL Charge 4 vs JBL Xtreme 2

JBL Charge 4
JBL Xtreme 2

Why is JBL Charge 4 better than JBL Xtreme 2?

  • 62.41% less body volume
    ?

    1943.7cm³vs5170.176cm³
  • 5h longer battery life
    ?

    20hvs15h
  • Has USB Type-C
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  • Has a detachable cable
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  • 1.43kg lighter
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    960gvs2393g
  • 68mm narrower
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    220mmvs288mm
  • 41mm shorter
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    95mmvs136mm
  • 39mm thinner
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    93mmvs132mm

Why is JBL Xtreme 2 better than JBL Charge 4?

  • Has stereo speakers
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  • 5Hz lower low-frequency
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    55Hzvs60Hz
  • Has a subwoofer
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  • 3 more drivers
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    4vs1
  • 10W more audio output power
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    2 x 20Wvs1 x 30W
  • 33.33% more battery power
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    10000mAhvs7500mAh
  • 2h shorter charge time
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    3.5hvs5.5h
  • Has a noise-canceling microphone
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Price comparison

JBL Charge 4

Buy used:

$132.99

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$162.99
JBL Charge 4 AmazonJBL Charge 4 - Waterproof Portable Bluet...JBL Charge 4 - Waterproof Portable Bluetooth Speaker - Blue
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$179.95
JBL Charge 4 AmazonJBL Charge 4 Portable Waterproof Wireles...JBL Charge 4 Portable Waterproof Wireless Bluetooth Speaker - Black (Renewed)
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$103.00
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
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$179.99
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$179.99
JBL Charge 4 AmazonJBL Enceinte Bluetooth Charge 4 Bleu
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$127.37
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$149.99
JBL Charge 4 AmazonJBL Charge 4 Portable Waterproof Wireles...JBL Charge 4 Portable Waterproof Wireless Bluetooth Speaker Bundle - (Pair) Black
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$299.00
JBL Charge 4 AmazonJBL Charge 4 Waterproof Wireless Bluetoo...JBL Charge 4 Waterproof Wireless Bluetooth Speaker Bundle with Portable Hard Case - Black (Renewed)
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$119.95
JBL Charge 4 AmazonJBL Charge 4 - Waterproof Portable Bluet...JBL Charge 4 - Waterproof Portable Bluetooth Speaker with Portable Silicone Carrying Case (Yellow)
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$129.95
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$156.00
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$115.00
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$10.30
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$9.50

JBL Xtreme 2

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JBL Xtreme 2 AmazonJBL Xtreme 2, Waterproof Portable Blueto...JBL Xtreme 2, Waterproof Portable Bluetooth Speaker, Black
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$349.95
JBL Xtreme 2 AmazonJBL Xtreme 2 Portable Waterproof Wireles...JBL Xtreme 2 Portable Waterproof Wireless Bluetooth Speaker - Black (Renewed)
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$179.99
JBL Xtreme 2 AmazonJBL Enceinte Bluetooth Xtreme 2 Noir
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$199.99
JBL Xtreme 2 AmazonJBL Enceinte Bluetooth Xtreme 2 Vert
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$199.99
JBL Xtreme 2 AmazonJBL Xtreme 2 Portable Waterproof Wireles...JBL Xtreme 2 Portable Waterproof Wireless Bluetooth Speaker - Blue (Renewed)
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$210.27
JBL Xtreme 2 AmazonJBL XTREME2BLUIN Xtreme 2 Portable Water...JBL XTREME2BLUIN Xtreme 2 Portable Waterproof Wireless Bluetooth Speaker - Blue, 7.9 x 12.1 x 18.1
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$349.95
JBL Xtreme 2 AmazonJBL XTREME2GRNIN Xtreme 2 Portable Water...JBL XTREME2GRNIN Xtreme 2 Portable Waterproof Wireless Bluetooth Speaker - Green, 7.9 x 12.1 x 18.1
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$349.95
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$349.95
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$288.00

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Design

1.volume

1943.7cm³

5170.18cm³

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.
3.control panel placed on a device
JBL Charge 4
JBL Xtreme 2
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 Xtreme 2
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 Xtreme 2
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.has a neodymium magnet
JBL Charge 4
JBL Xtreme 2
Devices with neodymium magnets are lighter and more powerful than those which use ferrite magnets. They also have more bass and clear high notes.
7.has a detachable cable
JBL Charge 4
JBL Xtreme 2
With a detachable cable you can use alternative cables, and if the cable is pulled it will pop out instead of breaking.
8.weight

960g

2.39kg

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.
The waterproof depth rating indicates how well the device is protected against water ingress and water pressure. Devices which can withstand more water pressure are better for swimming or diving.

Sound quality

1.has stereo speakers
JBL Charge 4
JBL Xtreme 2
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
JBL Charge 4
JBL Xtreme 2
Devices with a subwoofer have a higher quality, deeper bass.
4.Has a passive radiator
JBL Charge 4
JBL Xtreme 2
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

1 x 30W

2 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.
7.has a noise-canceling microphone
JBL Charge 4
JBL Xtreme 2
These microphones are designed to filter out background noise from the desired sound. Especially useful in noisy environments.
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.
9.has a magnetic shielding
JBL Charge 4
JBL Xtreme 2
A magnetic shielding limits the coupling of a magnetic field between two devices. The purpose is to prevent magnetic fields from interfering with electrical devices and avoid distortion (of TV, monitors, hard drives etc.).

Power

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

7500mAh

10000mAh

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 4
JBL Xtreme 2
The manufacturer offers a branded wireless charging kit. To charge the device, you simply put it down on its charging base.
7.can be used with standard batteries
JBL Charge 4
JBL Xtreme 2
You can use the device with standard batteries instead of a power supply.
8.has a removable battery
JBL Charge 4
JBL Xtreme 2
The battery is removable and can be replaced by the user if broken.

Connectivity

1.has an AUX input
JBL Charge 4
JBL Xtreme 2
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
JBL Charge 4
JBL Xtreme 2
The device can connect to Wi-Fi.
With more USB ports, you are able to connect more devices.
5.supports Bluetooth pairing using NFC
JBL Charge 4
JBL Xtreme 2
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 Xtreme 2
With a standard mini jack socket, you can use the device with most headphones.
7.Has USB Type-C
JBL Charge 4
JBL Xtreme 2
The USB Type-C features reversible plug orientation and cable direction.
Multipoint allows you to link to more Bluetooth devices and switch between them. For example you can easily switch calls from one device to another without having to manually disconnect and reconnect.
9.has a 3.5mm male connector
JBL Charge 4
JBL Xtreme 2
A standard 3.5mm male connector is suitable for use with all MP3 players and computer sound cards.

Features

1.Can be used wirelessly
JBL Charge 4
JBL Xtreme 2
Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.
2.supports a remote smartphone
JBL Charge 4
JBL Xtreme 2
This technology allows the users to use their smartphone as a remote control for the device.
3.Has a radio
JBL Charge 4
JBL Xtreme 2
A built-in FM radio tuner allows you to listen to most of the live-broadcasted FM radio stations without using the internet.
4.has a mute function
JBL Charge 4
JBL Xtreme 2
The device has an option to mute/unmute a conversation directly from the device.
5.has voice commands
JBL Charge 4
JBL Xtreme 2
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 4
JBL Xtreme 2
A sleep timer is a function that shuts off the power after a preset amount of time.
7.Has voice prompts
JBL Charge 4
JBL Xtreme 2
With voice prompts, you will automatically receive information via audio messages – for instance, you may find out that the battery is running low, and it's time to recharge the device.

Price comparison

JBL Charge 4

Buy used:

$132.99

ProductStorePrice
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$162.99
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$179.95
JBL Charge 4 AmazonJBL Charge 4 Portable Waterproof Wireles...JBL Charge 4 Portable Waterproof Wireless Bluetooth Speaker - Black (Renewed)
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$103.00
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$179.99
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$179.99
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$127.37
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$149.99
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$299.00
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$119.95
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$129.95
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$156.00
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$115.00
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$9.50

JBL Xtreme 2

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JBL Xtreme 2 AmazonJBL Xtreme 2, Waterproof Portable Blueto...JBL Xtreme 2, Waterproof Portable Bluetooth Speaker, Black
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$349.95
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$179.99
JBL Xtreme 2 AmazonJBL Enceinte Bluetooth Xtreme 2 Noir
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$199.99
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$199.99
JBL Xtreme 2 AmazonJBL Xtreme 2 Portable Waterproof Wireles...JBL Xtreme 2 Portable Waterproof Wireless Bluetooth Speaker - Blue (Renewed)
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$210.27
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$349.95
JBL Xtreme 2 AmazonJBL XTREME2GRNIN Xtreme 2 Portable Water...JBL XTREME2GRNIN Xtreme 2 Portable Waterproof Wireless Bluetooth Speaker - Green, 7.9 x 12.1 x 18.1
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$349.95
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$349.95
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$288.00

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