83points

JBL Flip 3

64points

JBL GO 2

Comparison winner
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JBL GO 2
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54 facts in comparison

JBL Flip 3 vs JBL GO 2

JBL Flip 3
JBL GO 2
83
points
JBL Flip 3
64
points
JBL GO 2

Why is JBL Flip 3 better than JBL GO 2?

  • Has stereo speakers
    ?
  • 100Hz lower low-frequency
    ?

    80Hzvs180Hz
  • Is an active speaker
    ?
  • Has a battery level indicator
    ?
  • Has an AUX input
    ?
  • Has a passive radiator
    ?
  • 4.11x more battery power
    3000mAhvs730mAh
  • Weather-sealed (splashproof)
    ?

Why is JBL GO 2 better than JBL Flip 3?

  • 72.05% less body volume
    193.49cm³vs692.224cm³
  • 1h shorter charge time
    ?

    2.5hvs3.5h
  • 266g lighter
    184gvs450g
  • Is dustproof and water-resistant
    ?
  • 83mm narrower
    86mmvs169mm
  • 11 more years under manufacturer's warranty
    ?

    12vs1
  • 32.4mm thinner
    31.6mmvs64mm

Price comparison

Design

1.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 3
JBL GO 2
2.volume
?

Best

Meridian Explorer 2

58.75cm³

692.22cm³

193.49cm³

3.Weather-sealed (splashproof)
?

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

JBL Flip 3
JBL GO 2
4.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 3
JBL GO 2
5.height
?

Best

Soundmatters FoxL DASH7

19mm

64mm

71.2mm

6.has a neodymium magnet
?

Devices with neodymium magnets are lighter and more powerful than those which use ferrite magnets. They also have more bass and clear high notes.

For example

Amazon Echo Plus 2

JBL Flip 3
JBL GO 2

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.

Best

Samsung WAM750

8Hz

80Hz

180Hz

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.

JBL Flip 3
JBL GO 2
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.

JBL Flip 3
JBL GO 2
4.SNR
?

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.

Best

Libratone Loop

99dB

80dB

80dB

5.has a subwoofer
?

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

For example

Marshall Stockwell II

JBL Flip 3
JBL GO 2
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 3
JBL GO 2

Power

1.battery power
?

Best

JBL Boombox

20000mAh

3000mAh

730mAh

2.has a rechargeable battery
?

The battery can be recharged and used over again.

JBL Flip 3
JBL GO 2
3.charge time
?

The time it takes to fully charge the battery.

Best

WOWee One Slim

0.5h

3.5h

2.5h

4.has a battery level indicator
?

An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.

JBL Flip 3
JBL GO 2
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 Flip 3
JBL GO 2
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 Flip 3
JBL GO 2

Connectivity

1.Bluetooth version
?

Best

Marshall Stockwell II

5

4.1

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 3
JBL GO 2
3.Has fast 802.11ac WiFi connection
?

802.11ac wireless works on the 5GHz frequency range. It offers higher transfer rates, improved reliability and improved power consumption. It provides advantages for gaming and HD video streaming.

For example

Amazon Echo Plus 2

JBL Flip 3
JBL GO 2
4.Has WiFi
?

The device can connect to WiFi.

For example

Amazon Echo Plus 2

JBL Flip 3
JBL GO 2
5.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 Flip 3
JBL GO 2
6.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 Flip 3
JBL GO 2

Features

1.Can be used wirelessly
?

Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.

JBL Flip 3
JBL GO 2
2.has a mute function
?

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

For example

Bose SoundLink Micro

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

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

JBL Flip 3
JBL GO 2
4.has a sleep timer
?

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

For example

JBL Charge 4

JBL Flip 3
JBL GO 2
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.

For example

Bose SoundLink Micro

JBL Flip 3
JBL GO 2
6.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.

For example

Sony SRS-XB501G

JBL Flip 3
JBL GO 2

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