63points

JBL Flip 5

68points

Sony SRS-XB2

JBL Flip 5
Sony SRS-XB2
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52 facts in comparison

JBL Flip 5 vs Sony SRS-XB2

JBL Flip 5
Sony SRS-XB2
63
points
JBL Flip 5
68
points
Sony SRS-XB2

Why is JBL Flip 5 better than Sony SRS-XB2?

  • 2mm bigger driver unit
    ?

    44mmvs42mm
  • 1.2 newer Bluetooth version
    4.2vs3
  • Is dustproof and water-resistant
    ?
  • 10mm narrower
    181mmvs191mm
  • Has USB Type-C
    ?

Why is Sony SRS-XB2 better than JBL Flip 5?

  • Has stereo speakers
    ?
  • 45Hz lower low-frequency
    ?

    20Hzvs65Hz
  • 1 more drivers
    ?

    2vs1
  • 16.72% less body volume
    769.73cm³vs924.186cm³
  • Has an AUX input
    ?
  • Supports Bluetooth pairing using NFC
    ?
  • Has a detachable cable
    ?
  • 60g lighter
    480gvs540g

Price comparison

JBL Flip 5

ProductStorePrice
JBL Flip 5 pricegrabberJBL Flip 5 portable bluetooth speaker (b...JBL Flip 5 portable bluetooth speaker (black)
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$119.95
JBL Flip 5 pricegrabberJBL Flip 5 portable bluetooth speaker (g...JBL Flip 5 portable bluetooth speaker (green)
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$119.95
JBL Flip 5 pricegrabberJBL Flip 5 portable bluetooth speaker (g...JBL Flip 5 portable bluetooth speaker (grey)
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$119.95

Sony SRS-XB2

Buy used:

$29.99

ProductStorePrice
Sony SRS-XB2 AmazonSony SRS-XB21 Portable Wireless Bluetoot...Sony SRS-XB21 Portable Wireless Bluetooth Speaker, Black (SRSXB21/B)
Amazon logo
$44.95
Sony SRS-XB2 AmazonSony Extra Bass SRS-XB20 Portable Blueto...Sony Extra Bass SRS-XB20 Portable Bluetooth Wireless Speaker (SRS-XB20) Black (Renewed)
Amazon logo
$44.95
Sony SRS-XB2 AmazonSony SRS-XB22 Extra Bass Portable Wirele...Sony SRS-XB22 Extra Bass Portable Wireless Bluetooth Speaker, Gray (SRS-XB22/H) (Renewed)
Amazon logo
$39.99
Sony SRS-XB2 AmazonSony SRS-XB31 Portable Wireless Bluetoot...Sony SRS-XB31 Portable Wireless Bluetooth Speaker - Black - SRSXB31/B (Renewed)
Amazon logo
$64.99
Sony SRS-XB2 AmazonSony SRS-XB22 Extra Bass Portable Blueto...Sony SRS-XB22 Extra Bass Portable Bluetooth Speaker (Blue) with Hardshell Carrying Case Bundle
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$99.99
Sony SRS-XB2 AmazonSony GTK-XB60 High Power Bluetooth Wirel...Sony GTK-XB60 High Power Bluetooth Wireless Home Audio System (Renewed)
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$149.99

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

44mm

42mm

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

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 5
Sony SRS-XB2
4.volume
?

Best

Polk Audio Boom Bit

51.61cm³

924.19cm³

769.73cm³

5.Weather-sealed (splashproof)
?

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

JBL Flip 5
Sony SRS-XB2
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. Show more

JBL Flip 5
Sony SRS-XB2

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. Show more

Best

Samsung WAM750

8Hz

65Hz

20Hz

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. Show more

JBL Flip 5
Sony SRS-XB2
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.

For example

Marshall Tufton

JBL Flip 5
Sony SRS-XB2
4.has a subwoofer
?

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

For example

Marshall Tufton

JBL Flip 5
Sony SRS-XB2
5.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 5
Sony SRS-XB2
6.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

Power

1.has a rechargeable battery
?

The battery can be recharged and used over again.

JBL Flip 5
Sony SRS-XB2
2.has a battery level indicator
?

An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.

JBL Flip 5
Sony SRS-XB2
3.has wireless charging
?

The manufacturer offers a branded wireless charging kit. To charge the device, you simply put it down on its charging base. Show more

JBL Flip 5
Sony SRS-XB2
4.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 5
Sony SRS-XB2
5.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 5
Sony SRS-XB2

Connectivity

1.Bluetooth version
?

Best

Marshall Tufton

5

4.2

3

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 5
Sony SRS-XB2
3.maximum Bluetooth range
?

The device can connect at a greater distance via Bluetooth or infrared to another device.

Best

Sol Republic Deck

91m

10m

10m

4.supports Wi-Fi
?

The device can connect to Wi-Fi.

For example

Amazon Echo Show 5

JBL Flip 5
Sony SRS-XB2
5.USB ports
?

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

Best

JBL Boombox

2

1

1

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.

JBL Flip 5
Sony SRS-XB2

Features

1.Can be used wirelessly
?

Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.

JBL Flip 5
Sony SRS-XB2
2.has a mute function
?

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

For example

Amazon Echo Show 5

JBL Flip 5
Sony SRS-XB2
3.supports a remote smartphone
?

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

JBL Flip 5
Sony SRS-XB2
4.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 5
Sony SRS-XB2
5.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. Show more

For example

Amazon Echo Show 5

JBL Flip 5
Sony SRS-XB2
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.

For example

Amazon Echo Show 5

JBL Flip 5
Sony SRS-XB2

Price comparison

JBL Flip 5

ProductStorePrice
JBL Flip 5 pricegrabberJBL Flip 5 portable bluetooth speaker (b...JBL Flip 5 portable bluetooth speaker (black)
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$119.95
JBL Flip 5 pricegrabberJBL Flip 5 portable bluetooth speaker (g...JBL Flip 5 portable bluetooth speaker (green)
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$119.95
JBL Flip 5 pricegrabberJBL Flip 5 portable bluetooth speaker (g...JBL Flip 5 portable bluetooth speaker (grey)
pricegrabber logo
$119.95

Sony SRS-XB2

Buy used:

$29.99

ProductStorePrice
Sony SRS-XB2 AmazonSony SRS-XB21 Portable Wireless Bluetoot...Sony SRS-XB21 Portable Wireless Bluetooth Speaker, Black (SRSXB21/B)
Amazon logo
$44.95
Sony SRS-XB2 AmazonSony Extra Bass SRS-XB20 Portable Blueto...Sony Extra Bass SRS-XB20 Portable Bluetooth Wireless Speaker (SRS-XB20) Black (Renewed)
Amazon logo
$44.95
Sony SRS-XB2 AmazonSony SRS-XB22 Extra Bass Portable Wirele...Sony SRS-XB22 Extra Bass Portable Wireless Bluetooth Speaker, Gray (SRS-XB22/H) (Renewed)
Amazon logo
$39.99
Sony SRS-XB2 AmazonSony SRS-XB31 Portable Wireless Bluetoot...Sony SRS-XB31 Portable Wireless Bluetooth Speaker - Black - SRSXB31/B (Renewed)
Amazon logo
$64.99
Sony SRS-XB2 AmazonSony SRS-XB22 Extra Bass Portable Blueto...Sony SRS-XB22 Extra Bass Portable Bluetooth Speaker (Blue) with Hardshell Carrying Case Bundle
Amazon logo
$99.99
Sony SRS-XB2 AmazonSony GTK-XB60 High Power Bluetooth Wirel...Sony GTK-XB60 High Power Bluetooth Wireless Home Audio System (Renewed)
Amazon logo
$149.99

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