62points

JBL Flip 2

76points

JBL Flip 3

JBL Flip 2
JBL Flip 3
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JBL Flip 2 vs JBL Flip 3

JBL Flip 2
JBL Flip 3
62
points
JBL Flip 2
76
points
JBL Flip 3

Why is JBL Flip 2 better than JBL Flip 3?

  • 0.5h shorter charge time
    ?

    3hvs3.5h
  • Supports Bluetooth pairing using NFC
    ?
  • 9mm narrower
    160mmvs169mm

Why is JBL Flip 3 better than JBL Flip 2?

  • 20Hz lower low-frequency
    ?

    80Hzvs100Hz
  • Has a passive radiator
    ?
  • 1.1 newer Bluetooth version
    4.1vs3
  • 4W more audio output power
    ?

    2 x 8Wvs2 x 6W
  • Weather-sealed (splashproof)
    ?
  • 1.5x more battery power
    3000mAhvs2000mAh
  • Has a detachable cable
    ?
  • 1mm shorter
    64mmvs65mm

Price comparison

JBL Flip 2

Buy used:

$65.90

ProductStorePrice
JBL Flip 2 AmazonJBL Flip 4 Waterproof Portable Bluetooth...JBL Flip 4 Waterproof Portable Bluetooth Speaker - Black
Amazon logo
$74.00
JBL Flip 2 AmazonJBL Flip 3 Splashproof Portable Stereo B...JBL Flip 3 Splashproof Portable Stereo Bluetooth Speaker (Black)
Amazon logo
$65.95
JBL Flip 2 AmazonJBL Xtreme 2 Waterproof portable Bluetoo...JBL Xtreme 2 Waterproof portable Bluetooth speaker - Black
Amazon logo
$249.95
JBL Flip 2 AmazonJBL Clip 2 Waterproof Portable Bluetooth...JBL Clip 2 Waterproof Portable Bluetooth Speaker (Black)
Amazon logo
$44.30
JBL Flip 2 AmazonJBL Boombox, Waterproof Portable Bluetoo...JBL Boombox, Waterproof Portable Bluetooth Speaker with 24 hours of Playtime - Black
Amazon logo
$349.95
JBL Flip 2 AmazonJBL FLIP 4 IPX7 Waterproof Wireless Port...JBL FLIP 4 IPX7 Waterproof Wireless Portable Bluetooth Rechargeable USB Speaker (Gray) (Renewed)
Amazon logo
$59.95
JBL Flip 2 AmazonJBL GO2 Waterproof Ultra Portable Blueto...JBL GO2 Waterproof Ultra Portable Bluetooth Speaker - Red
Amazon logo
$29.95
JBL Flip 2 AmazonJBL Flip 4 Portable Bluetooth Wireless S...JBL Flip 4 Portable Bluetooth Wireless Speaker Bundle with Protective Travel Case - Black
Amazon logo
$79.95
JBL Flip 2 AmazonJBL Charge 4 Waterproof Portable Bluetoo...JBL Charge 4 Waterproof Portable Bluetooth Speaker with 20 Hour Battery - Black
Amazon logo
$139.95

JBL Flip 3

ProductStorePrice
JBL Flip 3 AmazonJBL Flip 3 Splashproof Portable Stereo B...JBL Flip 3 Splashproof Portable Stereo Bluetooth Speaker (Black)
Amazon logo
$65.95
JBL Flip 3 AmazonJBL Flip 3 Splashproof Portable Bluetoot...JBL Flip 3 Splashproof Portable Bluetooth Speaker, Black (Renewed)
Amazon logo
$64.99
JBL Flip 3 AmazonJBL Charge 3 Waterproof Portable Bluetoo...JBL Charge 3 Waterproof Portable Bluetooth Speaker (Black), 1
Amazon logo
$99.95

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

2

2

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 Flip 2
JBL Flip 3
4.Weather-sealed (splashproof)
?

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

JBL Flip 2
JBL Flip 3
5.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 Flip 2
JBL Flip 3
6.warranty period
?

When covered under the manufacturer’s warranty it is possible to get a replacement in the case of a malfunction.

Best

Audio Pro Addon C10

24

1

1

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

2 x 6W

2 x 8W

2.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

100Hz

80Hz

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. Show more

JBL Flip 2
JBL Flip 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 Flip 2
JBL Flip 3
5.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

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.

JBL Flip 2
JBL Flip 3

Power

1.battery power
?

Best

JBL Boombox

20000mAh

2000mAh

3000mAh

2.has a rechargeable battery
?

The battery can be recharged and used over again.

JBL Flip 2
JBL Flip 3
3.has a battery level indicator
?

An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.

JBL Flip 2
JBL Flip 3
4.charge time
?

The time it takes to fully charge the battery.

Best

WOWee One Slim

0.5h

3h

3.5h

5.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 Flip 2
JBL Flip 3
6.can be used with standard batteries
?

You can use the device with standard batteries instead of a power supply.

For example

Ion Audio Water Rocker

JBL Flip 2
JBL Flip 3

Connectivity

1.Bluetooth version
?

Best

Marshall Tufton

5

3

4.1

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 Flip 2
JBL Flip 3
3.USB ports
?

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

Best

JBL Boombox

2

1

1

4.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 Flip 2
JBL Flip 3
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.

JBL Flip 2
JBL Flip 3

Features

1.Can be used wirelessly
?

Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.

JBL Flip 2
JBL Flip 3
2.supports a remote smartphone
?

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

JBL Flip 2
JBL Flip 3
3.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.

For example

Amazon Echo Show 5

JBL Flip 2
JBL Flip 3
4.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.

For example

Amazon Echo Show 5

JBL Flip 2
JBL Flip 3

Price comparison

JBL Flip 2

Buy used:

$65.90

ProductStorePrice
JBL Flip 2 AmazonJBL Flip 4 Waterproof Portable Bluetooth...JBL Flip 4 Waterproof Portable Bluetooth Speaker - Black
Amazon logo
$74.00
JBL Flip 2 AmazonJBL Flip 3 Splashproof Portable Stereo B...JBL Flip 3 Splashproof Portable Stereo Bluetooth Speaker (Black)
Amazon logo
$65.95
JBL Flip 2 AmazonJBL Xtreme 2 Waterproof portable Bluetoo...JBL Xtreme 2 Waterproof portable Bluetooth speaker - Black
Amazon logo
$249.95
JBL Flip 2 AmazonJBL Clip 2 Waterproof Portable Bluetooth...JBL Clip 2 Waterproof Portable Bluetooth Speaker (Black)
Amazon logo
$44.30
JBL Flip 2 AmazonJBL Boombox, Waterproof Portable Bluetoo...JBL Boombox, Waterproof Portable Bluetooth Speaker with 24 hours of Playtime - Black
Amazon logo
$349.95
JBL Flip 2 AmazonJBL FLIP 4 IPX7 Waterproof Wireless Port...JBL FLIP 4 IPX7 Waterproof Wireless Portable Bluetooth Rechargeable USB Speaker (Gray) (Renewed)
Amazon logo
$59.95
JBL Flip 2 AmazonJBL GO2 Waterproof Ultra Portable Blueto...JBL GO2 Waterproof Ultra Portable Bluetooth Speaker - Red
Amazon logo
$29.95
JBL Flip 2 AmazonJBL Flip 4 Portable Bluetooth Wireless S...JBL Flip 4 Portable Bluetooth Wireless Speaker Bundle with Protective Travel Case - Black
Amazon logo
$79.95
JBL Flip 2 AmazonJBL Charge 4 Waterproof Portable Bluetoo...JBL Charge 4 Waterproof Portable Bluetooth Speaker with 20 Hour Battery - Black
Amazon logo
$139.95

JBL Flip 3

ProductStorePrice
JBL Flip 3 AmazonJBL Flip 3 Splashproof Portable Stereo B...JBL Flip 3 Splashproof Portable Stereo Bluetooth Speaker (Black)
Amazon logo
$65.95
JBL Flip 3 AmazonJBL Flip 3 Splashproof Portable Bluetoot...JBL Flip 3 Splashproof Portable Bluetooth Speaker, Black (Renewed)
Amazon logo
$64.99
JBL Flip 3 AmazonJBL Charge 3 Waterproof Portable Bluetoo...JBL Charge 3 Waterproof Portable Bluetooth Speaker (Black), 1
Amazon logo
$99.95

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