55points

JBL GO

64points

JBL GO 2

JBL GO
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54 facts in comparison

JBL GO vs JBL GO 2

JBL GO
JBL GO 2
55
points
JBL GO
64
points
JBL GO 2

Why is JBL GO better than JBL GO 2?

  • 10.09% less body volume
    173.97cm³vs193.49312cm³
  • Has a battery level indicator
    ?
  • 1h shorter charge time
    ?

    1.5hvs2.5h
  • 2.9mm shorter
    68.3mmvs71.2mm
  • 54g lighter
    130gvs184g
  • 3.3mm narrower
    82.7mmvs86mm
  • Has a 3.5mm male connector
    ?
  • 0.8mm thinner
    30.8mmvs31.6mm

Why is JBL GO 2 better than JBL GO?

  • 21.67% more battery power
    730mAhvs600mAh
  • Is dustproof and water-resistant
    ?
  • 11 more years under manufacturer's warranty
    ?

    12vs1
  • Supports a remote smartphone
    ?

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 GO
JBL GO 2
2.volume
?

Best

Meridian Explorer 2

58.75cm³

173.97cm³

193.49cm³

3.Weather-sealed (splashproof)
?

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

For example

Bose SoundLink Micro

JBL GO
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.

For example

JBL Charge 4

JBL GO
JBL GO 2
5.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.

JBL GO
JBL GO 2
6.height
?

Best

Soundmatters FoxL DASH7

19mm

68.3mm

71.2mm

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

180Hz

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.

For example

Marshall Stockwell II

JBL GO
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.

For example

Marshall Stockwell II

JBL GO
JBL GO 2
4.has a subwoofer
?

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

For example

Marshall Stockwell II

JBL GO
JBL GO 2
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.

For example

JBL Xtreme 2

JBL GO
JBL GO 2
6.highest frequency
?

The highest frequency at which device produces audio. The higher the high-frequency response, the clearer and crispier the treble.

Best

Bose SoundLink Air

60000Hz

20000Hz

20000Hz

Power

1.battery power
?

Best

JBL Boombox

20000mAh

600mAh

730mAh

2.has a rechargeable battery
?

The battery can be recharged and used over again.

JBL GO
JBL GO 2
3.charge time
?

The time it takes to fully charge the battery.

Best

WOWee One Slim

0.5h

1.5h

2.5h

4.has a battery level indicator
?

An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.

JBL GO
JBL GO 2
5.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.

Best

Lava Brightsounds 2

36h

5h

5h

6.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 GO
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.

For example

JBL Xtreme 2

JBL GO
JBL GO 2
3.Has WiFi
?

The device can connect to WiFi.

For example

Amazon Echo Plus 2

JBL GO
JBL GO 2
4.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 GO
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 GO
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 GO
JBL GO 2

Features

1.Can be used wirelessly
?

Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.

JBL GO
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 GO
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 GO
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

Bose SoundLink Micro

JBL GO
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 GO
JBL GO 2
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

Bose SoundLink Micro

JBL GO
JBL GO 2

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