65points
20points

JBL Flip 4

79points
18points

JBL Xtreme

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JBL Flip 4 vs JBL Xtreme

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Why is JBL Flip 4 better than JBL Xtreme?

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

    515gvs2112g
  • 108mm narrower
    ?

    175mmvs283mm
  • 58mm shorter
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    68mmvs126mm
  • 52mm thinner
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    70mmvs122mm

Why is JBL Xtreme better than JBL Flip 4?

  • Has a subwoofer
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  • 2 more drivers
    ?

    4vs2
  • 23mm bigger driver unit
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    63mmvs40mm
  • 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
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Price comparison

JBL Flip 4

ProductStorePrice
JBL Flip 4 AmazonJBL FLIP 4 - Waterproof Portable Bluetoo...JBL FLIP 4 - Waterproof Portable Bluetooth Speaker - Black
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$119.95
JBL Flip 4 AmazonJBL Flip 4 Waterproof Portable Bluetooth...JBL Flip 4 Waterproof Portable Bluetooth Speaker - Grey
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$119.95
JBL Flip 4 AmazonJBL Flip 4 Waterproof Portable Bluetooth...JBL Flip 4 Waterproof Portable Bluetooth Speaker - Blue
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$116.95
JBL Flip 4 AmazonJBL Flip 4 Waterproof Portable Bluetooth...JBL Flip 4 Waterproof Portable Bluetooth Speaker - White
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$119.90
JBL Flip 4 AmazonJBL FLIP 4 - Waterproof Portable Bluetoo...JBL FLIP 4 - Waterproof Portable Bluetooth Speaker - Squad Camo
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$99.95
JBL Flip 4 AmazonJBL Flip 4 IPX7 Waterproof Wireless Port...JBL Flip 4 IPX7 Waterproof Wireless Portable Bluetooth Rechargeable USB Speaker (Blue) (Renewed)
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$99.99
JBL Flip 4 AmazonJBL Flip 4 Waterproof Portable Bluetooth...JBL Flip 4 Waterproof Portable Bluetooth Speaker - Teal
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$119.95
JBL Flip 4 AmazonJBL JBLFLIP4TRIOAMDU Flip 4 Waterproof P...JBL JBLFLIP4TRIOAMDU Flip 4 Waterproof Portable Bluetooth Speaker (Special Edition - Trio)
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$99.95

JBL Xtreme

Buy used:

$164.99

ProductStorePrice
JBL Xtreme AmazonJBL Xtreme Portable Wireless Bluetooth S...JBL Xtreme Portable Wireless Bluetooth Speaker (Black)
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$199.99
JBL Xtreme AmazonJBL Xtreme Portable Wireless Bluetooth S...JBL Xtreme Portable Wireless Bluetooth Speaker - Red (Renewed)
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$129.99
JBL Xtreme AmazonJBL Xtreme Portable Wireless Bluetooth S...JBL Xtreme Portable Wireless Bluetooth Speaker - Black - (Renewed)
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$159.99
JBL Xtreme AmazonJBL Xtreme Portable Wireless Bluetooth S...JBL Xtreme Portable Wireless Bluetooth Speaker (Camouflage), 100
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$179.00

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Design

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.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.
The driver unit is the component that produces sound in the device. Bigger drivers are more powerful and can produce better bass.
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.
When covered under the manufacturer’s warranty it is possible to get a replacement in the case of a malfunction.
7.has a detachable cable
JBL Flip 4
JBL Xtreme
With a detachable cable you can use alternative cables, and if the cable is pulled it will pop out instead of breaking.
8.weight

515g

2.11kg

We consider a lower weight better because lighter devices are more comfortable to carry. A lower weight is also an advantage for home appliances, as it makes transportation easier, and for many other types of products.
9.width

175mm

283mm

The width represents the horizontal dimension of the product. We consider a smaller width better because it assures easy maneuverability.

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.
The lowest frequency at which the device produces audio. The lower the low-frequency response, the stronger and juicier the bass.
3.has a subwoofer
JBL Flip 4
JBL Xtreme
Devices with a subwoofer have a higher quality, deeper bass.
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.has a noise-canceling microphone
JBL Flip 4
JBL Xtreme
These microphones are designed to filter out background noise from the desired sound. Especially useful in noisy environments.
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.
More microphones result in better sound quality and enable the device to filter out background 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, or battery capacity, represents the amount of electrical energy that a battery can store. More battery power can be an indication of longer 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.

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.
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.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.
With more USB ports, you are able to connect more devices.
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
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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
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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 AmazonJBL FLIP 4 - Waterproof Portable Bluetoo...JBL FLIP 4 - Waterproof Portable Bluetooth Speaker - Black
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$119.95
JBL Flip 4 AmazonJBL Flip 4 Waterproof Portable Bluetooth...JBL Flip 4 Waterproof Portable Bluetooth Speaker - Grey
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$119.95
JBL Flip 4 AmazonJBL Flip 4 Waterproof Portable Bluetooth...JBL Flip 4 Waterproof Portable Bluetooth Speaker - Blue
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$116.95
JBL Flip 4 AmazonJBL Flip 4 Waterproof Portable Bluetooth...JBL Flip 4 Waterproof Portable Bluetooth Speaker - White
Amazon logo
$119.90
JBL Flip 4 AmazonJBL FLIP 4 - Waterproof Portable Bluetoo...JBL FLIP 4 - Waterproof Portable Bluetooth Speaker - Squad Camo
Amazon logo
$99.95
JBL Flip 4 AmazonJBL Flip 4 IPX7 Waterproof Wireless Port...JBL Flip 4 IPX7 Waterproof Wireless Portable Bluetooth Rechargeable USB Speaker (Blue) (Renewed)
Amazon logo
$99.99
JBL Flip 4 AmazonJBL Flip 4 Waterproof Portable Bluetooth...JBL Flip 4 Waterproof Portable Bluetooth Speaker - Teal
Amazon logo
$119.95
JBL Flip 4 AmazonJBL JBLFLIP4TRIOAMDU Flip 4 Waterproof P...JBL JBLFLIP4TRIOAMDU Flip 4 Waterproof Portable Bluetooth Speaker (Special Edition - Trio)
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$99.95

JBL Xtreme

Buy used:

$164.99

ProductStorePrice
JBL Xtreme AmazonJBL Xtreme Portable Wireless Bluetooth S...JBL Xtreme Portable Wireless Bluetooth Speaker (Black)
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$199.99
JBL Xtreme AmazonJBL Xtreme Portable Wireless Bluetooth S...JBL Xtreme Portable Wireless Bluetooth Speaker - Red (Renewed)
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$129.99
JBL Xtreme AmazonJBL Xtreme Portable Wireless Bluetooth S...JBL Xtreme Portable Wireless Bluetooth Speaker - Black - (Renewed)
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$159.99
JBL Xtreme AmazonJBL Xtreme Portable Wireless Bluetooth S...JBL Xtreme Portable Wireless Bluetooth Speaker (Camouflage), 100
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$179.00

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