63points
62points

JBL Flip 5

69points
65points

Ultimate Ears Megaboom

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52 facts in comparison

JBL Flip 5 vs Ultimate Ears Megaboom

JBL Flip 5
Ultimate Ears Megaboom
63
points
JBL Flip 5
69
points
Ultimate Ears Megaboom

Why is JBL Flip 5 better than Ultimate Ears Megaboom?

  • 40.64% less body volume
    924.19cm³vs1556.914cm³
  • 337g lighter
    540gvs877g
  • 152mm shorter
    74mmvs226mm
  • Has USB Type-C
    ?
  • 14mm thinner
    69mmvs83mm

Why is Ultimate Ears Megaboom better than JBL Flip 5?

  • Is an active speaker
    ?
  • 1 more drivers
    ?

    2vs1
  • 7mm bigger driver unit
    ?

    51mmvs44mm
  • Has an AUX input
    ?
  • 20m greater wireless connectivity range
    ?

    30mvs10m
  • Supports Bluetooth pairing using NFC
    ?
  • Has a detachable cable
    ?
  • 1 more years under manufacturer's warranty
    ?

    2vs1

Price comparison

JBL Flip 5

ProductStorePrice
JBL Flip 5 AmazonJBL FLIP 5 Waterproof Portable Bluetooth...JBL FLIP 5 Waterproof Portable Bluetooth Speaker - Black [New Model]
Amazon logo
$119.95
JBL Flip 5 AmazonJBL Flip 5 Waterproof Portable Wireless ...JBL Flip 5 Waterproof Portable Wireless Bluetooth Speaker Bundle - (Pair) Black
Amazon logo
$168.00
JBL Flip 5 AmazonJBL Flip 5 Waterproof Portable Bluetooth...JBL Flip 5 Waterproof Portable Bluetooth Speaker - Black (Renewed)
Amazon logo
$69.95
JBL Flip 5 AmazonJBL FLIP 5 Waterproof Portable Bluetooth...JBL FLIP 5 Waterproof Portable Bluetooth Speaker - Red [New Model]
Amazon logo
$119.95
JBL Flip 5 AmazonJBL FLIP 5 Waterproof Portable Bluetooth...JBL FLIP 5 Waterproof Portable Bluetooth Speaker - Teal [New Model]
Amazon logo
$119.95
JBL Flip 5 AmazonJBL FLIP 5 Waterproof Portable Bluetooth...JBL FLIP 5 Waterproof Portable Bluetooth Speaker - Gray [New Model]
Amazon logo
$119.95
JBL Flip 5 AmazonJBL FLIP 5 Waterproof Portable Bluetooth...JBL FLIP 5 Waterproof Portable Bluetooth Speaker - Green [New Model]
Amazon logo
$119.95
JBL Flip 5 AmazonJBL FLIP 5 Waterproof Portable Bluetooth...JBL FLIP 5 Waterproof Portable Bluetooth Speaker - Squad [New Model]
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$119.95
JBL Flip 5 pricegrabberJBL Flip 5 portable bluetooth speaker (b...JBL Flip 5 portable bluetooth speaker (black)
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$119.95
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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

Ultimate Ears Megaboom

ProductStorePrice
Ultimate Ears Megaboom AmazonUltimate Ears MEGABOOM (2015) Portable W...Ultimate Ears MEGABOOM (2015) Portable Waterproof & Shockproof Bluetooth Speaker - Charcoal
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$78.00
Ultimate Ears Megaboom AmazonUltimate Ears UE MEGABOOM Wireless Bluet...Ultimate Ears UE MEGABOOM Wireless Bluetooth Speaker Waterproof and Shockproof - Lava Red (Renewed)
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$59.00
Ultimate Ears Megaboom AmazonUE MEGABOOM Charcoal Black Wireless Blue...UE MEGABOOM Charcoal Black Wireless Bluetooth Speaker (Charcoal Black, Renewed)
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$48.99
Ultimate Ears Megaboom AmazonUltimate Ears MEGABOOM Wireless Bluetoot...Ultimate Ears MEGABOOM Wireless Bluetooth Speaker Waterproof and Shockproof - Charcoal Black (Renewed)
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$53.99
Ultimate Ears Megaboom AmazonUltimate Ears MEGABOOM (2015) Portable W...Ultimate Ears MEGABOOM (2015) Portable Waterproof & Shockproof Bluetooth Speaker - Panther (Limited Edition)
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$99.99
Ultimate Ears Megaboom AmazonUltimate Ears MEGABOOM (2015) Portable W...Ultimate Ears MEGABOOM (2015) Portable Waterproof & Shockproof Bluetooth Speaker - Deep Radiance
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$140.00
Ultimate Ears Megaboom AmazonUltimate Ears MEGABOOM (2015) Portable W...Ultimate Ears MEGABOOM (2015) Portable Waterproof & Shockproof Bluetooth Speaker - Electric Blue
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$129.99

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Design

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The driver unit is the component that produces sound in the device. Bigger drivers are more powerful and can produce better bass.

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2.drivers count
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A speaker driver is an individual transducer that converts electrical energy to sound waves. More drivers may result in better sound quality.

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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.

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4.volume
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5.Weather-sealed (splashproof)
?

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

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6.Is dustproof and water-resistant
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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

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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

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2.has stereo speakers
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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

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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.

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4.has a subwoofer
?

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

For example

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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.

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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

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Power

1.has a rechargeable battery
?

The battery can be recharged and used over again.

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2.has a battery level indicator
?

An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.

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3.charge time
?

The time it takes to fully charge the battery.

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4.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

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5.has a removable battery
?

The battery is removable and can be replaced by the user if broken. Show more

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6.can be used with standard batteries
?

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

For example

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Connectivity

1.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.

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2.maximum Bluetooth range
?

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

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3.supports Wi-Fi
?

The device can connect to Wi-Fi.

For example

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4.USB ports
?

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

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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.

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6.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

For example

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Features

1.Can be used wirelessly
?

Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.

JBL Flip 5
Ultimate Ears Megaboom
2.has a mute function
?

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

For example

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JBL Flip 5
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3.supports a remote smartphone
?

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

JBL Flip 5
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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

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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

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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

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Price comparison

JBL Flip 5

ProductStorePrice
JBL Flip 5 AmazonJBL FLIP 5 Waterproof Portable Bluetooth...JBL FLIP 5 Waterproof Portable Bluetooth Speaker - Black [New Model]
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$119.95
JBL Flip 5 AmazonJBL Flip 5 Waterproof Portable Wireless ...JBL Flip 5 Waterproof Portable Wireless Bluetooth Speaker Bundle - (Pair) Black
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$168.00
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$69.95
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$119.95
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$119.95
JBL Flip 5 AmazonJBL FLIP 5 Waterproof Portable Bluetooth...JBL FLIP 5 Waterproof Portable Bluetooth Speaker - Gray [New Model]
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$119.95
JBL Flip 5 AmazonJBL FLIP 5 Waterproof Portable Bluetooth...JBL FLIP 5 Waterproof Portable Bluetooth Speaker - Green [New Model]
Amazon logo
$119.95
JBL Flip 5 AmazonJBL FLIP 5 Waterproof Portable Bluetooth...JBL FLIP 5 Waterproof Portable Bluetooth Speaker - Squad [New Model]
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$119.95
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$119.95
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$119.95
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$119.95

Ultimate Ears Megaboom

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Ultimate Ears Megaboom AmazonUltimate Ears MEGABOOM (2015) Portable W...Ultimate Ears MEGABOOM (2015) Portable Waterproof & Shockproof Bluetooth Speaker - Charcoal
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$78.00
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$53.99
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$99.99
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