63points

JBL Clip 3

67points

Sony SRS-XB12

JBL Clip 3
Sony SRS-XB12
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JBL Clip 3 vs Sony SRS-XB12

JBL Clip 3
Sony SRS-XB12
63
points
JBL Clip 3
67
points
Sony SRS-XB12

Why is JBL Clip 3 better than Sony SRS-XB12?

  • Has a battery level indicator
    ?
  • 1h shorter charge time
    ?

    3hvs4h
  • Has a noise-cancelling microphone
    ?
  • 23.8g lighter
    220gvs243.8g
  • 30.2mm thinner
    46mmvs76.2mm

Why is Sony SRS-XB12 better than JBL Clip 3?

  • 100Hz lower low-frequency
    ?

    20Hzvs120Hz
  • 6mm bigger driver unit
    ?

    46mmvs40mm
  • 12.52% less body volume
    534.77cm³vs611.294cm³
  • Has a passive radiator
    ?
  • Has an AUX input
    ?
  • 0.1 newer Bluetooth version
    4.2vs4.1
  • 6h longer battery life
    ?

    16hvs10h
  • 44.9mm shorter
    92.1mmvs137mm

Price comparison

JBL Clip 3

Buy used:

$33.44

ProductStorePrice
JBL Clip 3 AmazonJBL Clip 3 Portable IPX7 Waterproof Wire...JBL Clip 3 Portable IPX7 Waterproof Wireless Bluetooth Speaker with Built-in Carabiner, Noise-Canceling Speakerphone and Microphone, Black (Renewed)
Amazon logo
$44.95
JBL Clip 3 AmazonJBL JBLCLIP3TEAL Clip 3 Portable Waterpr...JBL JBLCLIP3TEAL Clip 3 Portable Waterproof Wireless Bluetooth Speaker - Teal, 6.5 X 4.3 X 2
Amazon logo
$59.95
JBL Clip 3 AmazonJBL Clip 3 IPX7 Waterproof Portable Blue...JBL Clip 3 IPX7 Waterproof Portable Bluetooth Speaker On-The-Go Bundle with gSport Deluxe Travel Case (Black)
Amazon logo
$69.95
JBL Clip 3 AmazonJBL CLIP3SQUAD Clip 3 Portable Bluetooth...JBL CLIP3SQUAD Clip 3 Portable Bluetooth Speaker - Camouflage JBLCLIP3SQUAD
Amazon logo
$69.95
JBL Clip 3 AmazonJBL Clip 3 Portable Waterproof Wireless ...JBL Clip 3 Portable Waterproof Wireless Bluetooth Speaker - White
Amazon logo
$69.95
JBL Clip 3 Amazonjbl Go 2 Portable Bluetooth Waterproof S...jbl Go 2 Portable Bluetooth Waterproof Speaker (Orange)
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$29.95
JBL Clip 3 AmazonJBL Clip 2 Waterproof Portable Bluetooth...JBL Clip 2 Waterproof Portable Bluetooth Speaker (Black)
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$44.89
JBL Clip 3 walmartJBL Clip 3 Portable Bluetooth Speaker wi...JBL Clip 3 Portable Bluetooth Speaker with Carabiner - Black
walmart logo
$69.95

Sony SRS-XB12

ProductStorePrice
Sony SRS-XB12 AmazonSony SRS-XB12 Extra Bass Portable Blueto...Sony SRS-XB12 Extra Bass Portable Bluetooth Speaker (Black) with Hardshell Carrying Case Bundle
Amazon logo
$49.99
Sony SRS-XB12 AmazonSony SRS-XB12/B Extra Bass Portable Blue...Sony SRS-XB12/B Extra Bass Portable Bluetooth Speaker (Black) Stereo Pair Bundle (2 Speakers, Left/Right Channel) with Travel Cases and 10ft Mobile AUX Cable
Amazon logo
$89.99
Sony SRS-XB12 AmazonSony Compact and Portable Waterproof Wir...Sony Compact and Portable Waterproof Wireless Speaker with Extra BASS - Lilac
Amazon logo
$54.99
Sony SRS-XB12 AmazonSony XB10 Portable Wireless Speaker with...Sony XB10 Portable Wireless Speaker with Bluetooth, Blue (Renewed)
Amazon logo
$39.95
Sony SRS-XB12 AmazonSony SRSXB10/BLUE XB10 Portable Wireless...Sony SRSXB10/BLUE XB10 Portable Wireless Speaker with Bluetooth, Blue, med
Amazon logo
$56.49

Design

1.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.

Best

Audio Pro Living LV2e

203mm

40mm

46mm

2.drivers count
?

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

1

1

3.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 Clip 3
Sony SRS-XB12
4.volume
?

Best

Polk Audio Boom Bit

51.61cm³

611.29cm³

534.77cm³

5.Weather-sealed (splashproof)
?

The device is protected with extra seals to prevent failures caused by dust, raindrops, and water splashes. Show more

JBL Clip 3
Sony SRS-XB12
6.Is dustproof and water-resistant
?

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. Show more

JBL Clip 3
Sony SRS-XB12

Sound quality

1.lowest frequency
?

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

Best

Samsung WAM750

8Hz

120Hz

20Hz

2.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. Show more

For example

Ultimate Ears Wonderboom 2

JBL Clip 3
Sony SRS-XB12
3.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.

For example

Ultimate Ears Wonderboom 2

JBL Clip 3
Sony SRS-XB12
4.has a subwoofer
?

Devices with a subwoofer have a higher quality, deeper bass.

For example

Amazon Echo Studio

JBL Clip 3
Sony SRS-XB12
5.Has a passive radiator
?

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.

JBL Clip 3
Sony SRS-XB12
6.highest frequency
?

The highest frequency at which device produces audio. The higher the high-frequency response, the clearer and crispier the treble. Show more

Best

Bose SoundLink Air

60000Hz

20000Hz

20000Hz

Power

1.has a rechargeable battery
?

The battery can be recharged and used over again.

JBL Clip 3
Sony SRS-XB12
2.has a battery level indicator
?

An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.

JBL Clip 3
Sony SRS-XB12
3.charge time
?

The time it takes to fully charge the battery.

Best

WOWee One Slim

0.5h

3h

4h

4.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.

Best

Lava Brightsounds 2

36h

10h

16h

5.has wireless charging
?

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

For example

Bose SoundLink Micro

JBL Clip 3
Sony SRS-XB12
6.has a removable battery
?

The battery is removable and can be replaced by the user if broken. Show more

For example

Audio Pro Addon C3

JBL Clip 3
Sony SRS-XB12

Connectivity

1.Bluetooth version
?

Best

Google Nest Mini

5

4.1

4.2

2.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 Clip 3
Sony SRS-XB12
3.Has Wi-Fi
?

The device can connect to Wi-Fi.

For example

Amazon Echo Dot (3rd Gen)

JBL Clip 3
Sony SRS-XB12
4.USB ports
?

With more USB ports, you are able to connect more devices.

Best

JBL Boombox

2

1

1

5.supports Bluetooth pairing using NFC
?

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.

For example

KitSound Hive Evolution

JBL Clip 3
Sony SRS-XB12
6.has a socket for a 3.5 mm audio jack
?

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

JBL Clip 3
Sony SRS-XB12

Features

1.Can be used wirelessly
?

Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.

JBL Clip 3
Sony SRS-XB12
2.has a mute function
?

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

For example

Amazon Echo Studio

JBL Clip 3
Sony SRS-XB12
3.supports a remote smartphone
?

This technology allows the users to use their smartphone as a remote control for the device.

JBL Clip 3
Sony SRS-XB12
4.Has voice prompts
?

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.

JBL Clip 3
Sony SRS-XB12
5.Has a radio
?

A built-in FM radio tuner allows you to listen to most of the live-broadcasted FM radio stations without using the internet. Show more

For example

Sony SRS-XB501G

JBL Clip 3
Sony SRS-XB12
6.has voice commands
?

You can use your voice to control key functions of the device and you can easily access your device without pushing any button.

JBL Clip 3
Sony SRS-XB12

Price comparison

JBL Clip 3

Buy used:

$33.44

ProductStorePrice
JBL Clip 3 AmazonJBL Clip 3 Portable IPX7 Waterproof Wire...JBL Clip 3 Portable IPX7 Waterproof Wireless Bluetooth Speaker with Built-in Carabiner, Noise-Canceling Speakerphone and Microphone, Black (Renewed)
Amazon logo
$44.95
JBL Clip 3 AmazonJBL JBLCLIP3TEAL Clip 3 Portable Waterpr...JBL JBLCLIP3TEAL Clip 3 Portable Waterproof Wireless Bluetooth Speaker - Teal, 6.5 X 4.3 X 2
Amazon logo
$59.95
JBL Clip 3 AmazonJBL Clip 3 IPX7 Waterproof Portable Blue...JBL Clip 3 IPX7 Waterproof Portable Bluetooth Speaker On-The-Go Bundle with gSport Deluxe Travel Case (Black)
Amazon logo
$69.95
JBL Clip 3 AmazonJBL CLIP3SQUAD Clip 3 Portable Bluetooth...JBL CLIP3SQUAD Clip 3 Portable Bluetooth Speaker - Camouflage JBLCLIP3SQUAD
Amazon logo
$69.95
JBL Clip 3 AmazonJBL Clip 3 Portable Waterproof Wireless ...JBL Clip 3 Portable Waterproof Wireless Bluetooth Speaker - White
Amazon logo
$69.95
JBL Clip 3 Amazonjbl Go 2 Portable Bluetooth Waterproof S...jbl Go 2 Portable Bluetooth Waterproof Speaker (Orange)
Amazon logo
$29.95
JBL Clip 3 AmazonJBL Clip 2 Waterproof Portable Bluetooth...JBL Clip 2 Waterproof Portable Bluetooth Speaker (Black)
Amazon logo
$44.89
JBL Clip 3 walmartJBL Clip 3 Portable Bluetooth Speaker wi...JBL Clip 3 Portable Bluetooth Speaker with Carabiner - Black
walmart logo
$69.95

Sony SRS-XB12

ProductStorePrice
Sony SRS-XB12 AmazonSony SRS-XB12 Extra Bass Portable Blueto...Sony SRS-XB12 Extra Bass Portable Bluetooth Speaker (Black) with Hardshell Carrying Case Bundle
Amazon logo
$49.99
Sony SRS-XB12 AmazonSony SRS-XB12/B Extra Bass Portable Blue...Sony SRS-XB12/B Extra Bass Portable Bluetooth Speaker (Black) Stereo Pair Bundle (2 Speakers, Left/Right Channel) with Travel Cases and 10ft Mobile AUX Cable
Amazon logo
$89.99
Sony SRS-XB12 AmazonSony Compact and Portable Waterproof Wir...Sony Compact and Portable Waterproof Wireless Speaker with Extra BASS - Lilac
Amazon logo
$54.99
Sony SRS-XB12 AmazonSony XB10 Portable Wireless Speaker with...Sony XB10 Portable Wireless Speaker with Bluetooth, Blue (Renewed)
Amazon logo
$39.95
Sony SRS-XB12 AmazonSony SRSXB10/BLUE XB10 Portable Wireless...Sony SRSXB10/BLUE XB10 Portable Wireless Speaker with Bluetooth, Blue, med
Amazon logo
$56.49

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