60points

JBL Clip+

63points

JBL Clip 3

JBL Clip+
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50 facts in comparison

JBL Clip+ vs JBL Clip 3

JBL Clip+
JBL Clip 3
60
points
JBL Clip+
63
points
JBL Clip 3

Why is JBL Clip+ better than JBL Clip 3?

  • Is an active speaker
    ?
  • 35.32% less body volume
    395.47cm³vs611.294cm³
  • 1h shorter charge time
    ?

    2hvs3h
  • 30mm shorter
    107mmvs137mm
  • 70g lighter
    150gvs220g
  • 9mm narrower
    88mmvs97mm
  • 4mm thinner
    42mmvs46mm

Why is JBL Clip 3 better than JBL Clip+?

  • 40Hz lower low-frequency
    ?

    120Hzvs160Hz
  • 1.1 newer Bluetooth version
    4.1vs3
  • 0.1W more audio output power
    ?

    1 x 3.3Wvs1 x 3.2W
  • 1.67x more battery power
    1000mAhvs600mAh
  • Has a noise canceling microphone
    ?
  • Is dustproof and water-resistant
    ?
  • Has voice commands
    ?
  • Has voice prompts
    ?

Price comparison

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

40mm

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.volume
?

Best

Meridian Explorer 2

58.75cm³

395.47cm³

611.29cm³

4.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+
JBL Clip 3
5.Weather-sealed (splashproof)
?

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

JBL Clip+
JBL Clip 3
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.

JBL Clip+
JBL Clip 3

Sound quality

1.audio output power
?

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

1 x 3.2W

1 x 3.3W

2.lowest frequency
?

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

160Hz

120Hz

3.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.

For example

Marshall Stockwell II

JBL Clip+
JBL Clip 3
4.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 Clip+
JBL Clip 3
5.has a subwoofer
?

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

For example

Bang & Olufsen Beoplay P6 AW19

JBL Clip+
JBL Clip 3
6.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.

For example

JBL Xtreme 2

JBL Clip+
JBL Clip 3

Power

1.battery power
?

Best

JBL Boombox

20000mAh

600mAh

1000mAh

2.has a rechargeable battery
?

The battery can be recharged and used over again.

JBL Clip+
JBL Clip 3
3.charge time
?

The time it takes to fully charge the battery.

Best

WOWee One Slim

0.5h

2h

3h

4.has a battery level indicator
?

An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.

JBL Clip+
JBL Clip 3
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.

For example

Bose SoundLink Micro

JBL Clip+
JBL Clip 3
6.has a removable battery
?

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

For example

Ion Audio Water Rocker

JBL Clip+
JBL Clip 3

Connectivity

1.Bluetooth version
?

Best

Marshall Stockwell II

5

3

4.1

2.Has WiFi
?

The device can connect to WiFi.

For example

Amazon Echo Plus 2

JBL Clip+
JBL Clip 3
3.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 Clip+
JBL Clip 3
4.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

Sony SRS-XB501G

JBL Clip+
JBL Clip 3
5.has a 3.5mm male connector
?

A standard 3.5mm male connector is suitable for use with all MP3 players and computer sound cards.

JBL Clip+
JBL Clip 3
6.supports Ethernet
?

Ethernet is a local area network technology.

For example

Bluesound Pulse 2i

JBL Clip+
JBL Clip 3

Features

1.Can be used wirelessly
?

Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.

JBL Clip+
JBL Clip 3
2.has a mute function
?

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

For example

Bang & Olufsen Beoplay P6 AW19

JBL Clip+
JBL Clip 3
3.supports a remote smartphone
?

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

For example

Bose SoundLink Micro

JBL Clip+
JBL Clip 3
4.has a sleep timer
?

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

For example

Bose SoundLink Micro

JBL Clip+
JBL Clip 3
5.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+
JBL Clip 3
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+
JBL Clip 3

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