77points
83points

JBL Flip 4

84points
68points

JBL Xtreme

JBL Flip 4
Cost-effectiveness winner
JBL Xtreme
Comparison winner
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JBL Flip 4 vs JBL Xtreme

JBL Flip 4
JBL Xtreme
77
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84
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JBL Xtreme

Why is JBL Flip 4 better than JBL Xtreme?

  • Has a noise-canceling microphone
    ?
  • Has a socket for a 3.5 mm audio jack
    ?
  • Has active noise-canceling (noise control)
    ?
  • 1.6kg lighter
    ?

    515gvs2112g
  • 58mm shorter
    ?

    68mmvs126mm
  • 108mm narrower
    ?

    175mmvs283mm
  • 52mm thinner
    ?

    70mmvs122mm

Why is JBL Xtreme better than JBL Flip 4?

  • 2 more drivers
    ?

    4vs2
  • 23mm bigger driver unit
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    63mmvs40mm
  • 0.1 newer Bluetooth version
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    4.2vs4.1
  • 3.33x more battery power
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    10000mAhvs3000mAh
  • 3h longer battery life
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    15hvs12h
  • 1 more USB ports
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    2vs1
  • Has a detachable cable
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  • Has a 3.5mm male connector
    ?

Price comparison

JBL Flip 4

ProductStorePrice
JBL Flip 4 walmartJBL Flip 4 Waterproof Portable Bluetooth...JBL Flip 4 Waterproof Portable Bluetooth Speaker
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$79.00

JBL Xtreme

Buy used:

$354.09

ProductStorePrice
JBL Xtreme AmazonJBL Xtreme Portable Wireless Bluetooth S...JBL Xtreme Portable Wireless Bluetooth Speaker (Black)
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$179.99
JBL Xtreme AmazonJBL Xtreme Portable Wireless Bluetooth S...JBL Xtreme Portable Wireless Bluetooth Speaker - Red (Renewed)
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$149.99
JBL Xtreme AmazonJBL Xtreme Portable Wireless Bluetooth S...JBL Xtreme Portable Wireless Bluetooth Speaker - Black - (Renewed)
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$139.99
JBL Xtreme AmazonJBL Xtreme Portable Wireless Bluetooth S...JBL Xtreme Portable Wireless Bluetooth Speaker (Camouflage)
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$144.89
JBL Xtreme walmartJBL Xtreme Portable Wireless Speaker (Bl...JBL Xtreme Portable Wireless Speaker (Black)
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$179.99

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Design

1.drivers count

2

4

A speaker driver is an individual transducer that converts electrical energy to sound waves. More drivers may result in better sound quality.
2.control panel placed on a device
JBL Flip 4
JBL Xtreme
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.
3.driver unit size

40mm

63mm

The driver unit is the component that produces sound in the device. Bigger drivers are more powerful and can produce better bass.
4.weather-sealed (splashproof)
JBL Flip 4
JBL Xtreme
The device is protected with extra seals to prevent failures caused by dust, raindrops, and water splashes.
5.is dustproof and water-resistant
JBL Flip 4
JBL Xtreme
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.warranty period

1

1

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

Sound quality

1.has stereo speakers
JBL Flip 4
JBL Xtreme
Devices with stereo speakers deliver sound from independent channels on both left and right sides, creating a richer sound and a better experience.
2.lowest frequency

70Hz

70Hz

The lowest frequency at which the device produces audio. The lower the low-frequency response, the stronger and juicier the bass.
3.is an active speaker
JBL Flip 4
JBL Xtreme
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.
4.Has a passive radiator
JBL Flip 4
JBL Xtreme
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.highest frequency

20000Hz

20000Hz

The highest frequency at which device produces audio. The higher the high-frequency response, the clearer and crispier the treble.
6.Signal-to-noise ratio (SNR)

80dB

80dB

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.

Power

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

3000mAh

10000mAh

Battery power, also called battery capacity, represents the amount of electrical energy stored in the battery. Measured in milliampere-hours (mAh), it indicates how much electric power can be used over time. More battery power translates into longer battery life.
4.Battery life

12h

15h

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.

Connectivity

1.has an AUX input
JBL Flip 4
JBL Xtreme
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.
2.Bluetooth version

4.1

4.2

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.USB ports

1

2

With more USB ports, you are able to connect more devices.
4.has a socket for a 3.5 mm audio jack
JBL Flip 4
JBL Xtreme
With a standard mini jack socket, you can use the device with most headphones.
5.multipoint count

3

3

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.
6.has a 3.5mm male connector
JBL Flip 4
JBL Xtreme
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 Flip 4
JBL Xtreme
Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.
2.supports a remote smartphone
JBL Flip 4
JBL Xtreme
This technology allows the users to use their smartphone as a remote control for the device.

Price comparison

JBL Flip 4

ProductStorePrice
JBL Flip 4 walmartJBL Flip 4 Waterproof Portable Bluetooth...JBL Flip 4 Waterproof Portable Bluetooth Speaker
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$79.00

JBL Xtreme

Buy used:

$354.09

ProductStorePrice
JBL Xtreme AmazonJBL Xtreme Portable Wireless Bluetooth S...JBL Xtreme Portable Wireless Bluetooth Speaker (Black)
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$179.99
JBL Xtreme AmazonJBL Xtreme Portable Wireless Bluetooth S...JBL Xtreme Portable Wireless Bluetooth Speaker - Red (Renewed)
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$149.99
JBL Xtreme AmazonJBL Xtreme Portable Wireless Bluetooth S...JBL Xtreme Portable Wireless Bluetooth Speaker - Black - (Renewed)
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$139.99
JBL Xtreme AmazonJBL Xtreme Portable Wireless Bluetooth S...JBL Xtreme Portable Wireless Bluetooth Speaker (Camouflage)
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$144.89
JBL Xtreme walmartJBL Xtreme Portable Wireless Speaker (Bl...JBL Xtreme Portable Wireless Speaker (Black)
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$179.99

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