87points

JBL Link 10

42points

Tivoli Audio Portal Audio Laboratory Bluetooth

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JBL Link 10 vs Tivoli Audio Portal Audio Laboratory Bluetooth

JBL Link 10
Tivoli Audio Portal Audio Laboratory Bluetooth

Why is JBL Link 10 better than Tivoli Audio Portal Audio Laboratory Bluetooth?

  • Has stereo speakers
  • 14.8% less body volume
    1249.92cm³vs1467.124616cm³
  • Has a battery level indicator
  • 7.7mm narrower
    86mmvs93.7mm
  • 200g lighter
    670gvs870g
  • Weather sealed
  • Has WiFi
  • Has fast 802.11ac WiFi connection

Why is Tivoli Audio Portal Audio Laboratory Bluetooth better than JBL Link 10?

  • 18.5mm bigger driver unit
    63.5mmvs45mm
  • 10.2mm shorter
    158.8mmvs169mm
  • Has an AUX input
  • Has a socket for a 3.5 mm audio jack
  • 1h shorter charge time
    3hvs4h
  • Has a radio

Top specs and features

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Design

1.control panel placed on a device
JBL Link 10
Tivoli Audio Portal Audio Laboratory Bluetooth

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.

2.drivers count

2

1

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

3.volume

1249.92cm³

1467.12cm³

Best

Meridian Explorer 2

58.75cm³

4.driver unit size

45mm

63.5mm

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

Best

Sony SRS-X77

462mm

5.Weather sealed
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Tivoli Audio Portal Audio Laboratory Bluetooth

Device is protected with extra seals to prevent failures due to any kind of weather.

6.can be controlled remotely
JBL Link 10
Tivoli Audio Portal Audio Laboratory Bluetooth

A remote control allows you to control the device remotely. The remote control can be included or optional.

For example

Bang & Olufsen BeoSound Edge

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Sound quality

1.has stereo speakers
JBL Link 10
Tivoli Audio Portal Audio Laboratory Bluetooth

Devices with stereo speakers deliver sound from independent channels on both left and right sides, creating a richer sound and a better experience.

2.is an active speaker
JBL Link 10
Tivoli Audio Portal Audio Laboratory Bluetooth

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.

3.has a subwoofer
JBL Link 10
Tivoli Audio Portal Audio Laboratory Bluetooth

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

For example

Jarre Technologies AeroBull HD1

4.has a passive radiator
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Tivoli Audio Portal Audio Laboratory Bluetooth

A passive radiator looks like a normal driver (speaker) from the front, but on the backside all of its 'guts' are removed. Passive radiators allow woofers to produce deep tones that otherwise may not have been possible. They can have the same sonic output as larger speaker cabinets, but in a much smaller size.

For example

NudeAudio Move L

5.has a noise canceling microphone
JBL Link 10
Tivoli Audio Portal Audio Laboratory Bluetooth

These microphones are designed to filter out background noise from the desired sound. Especially useful in noisy environments.

For example

Bang & Olufsen Beosound 2 (2018)

6.has active noise cancelling (noise reduction)
JBL Link 10
Tivoli Audio Portal Audio Laboratory Bluetooth

This type of device allows you to listen at lower volume levels, causing less ear fatigue as you don't have to crank up the volume to overcome background noise. Ideal for plane rides and morning commutes.

For example

Amazon Echo Show

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Power

1.has a rechargeable battery
JBL Link 10
Tivoli Audio Portal Audio Laboratory Bluetooth

The battery can be recharged and used over again.

2.has a battery level indicator
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Tivoli Audio Portal Audio Laboratory Bluetooth

An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.

3.wireless charging
JBL Link 10
Tivoli Audio Portal Audio Laboratory Bluetooth

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

For example

NudeAudio Move L

4.charge time

4h

3h

The time it takes to fully charge the battery.

Best

WOWee One Slim

0.5h

5.can be used with standard batteries
JBL Link 10
Tivoli Audio Portal Audio Laboratory Bluetooth

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

For example

Ion Audio Water Rocker

6.has a removable battery
JBL Link 10
Tivoli Audio Portal Audio Laboratory Bluetooth

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

For example

Ion Audio Water Rocker

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Connectivity

1.Bluetooth version

4.2

2.1

Best

Bluesound Pulse 2i

5

2.Has WiFi
JBL Link 10
Tivoli Audio Portal Audio Laboratory Bluetooth

The device can connect to WiFi.

3.has an AUX input
JBL Link 10
Tivoli Audio Portal Audio Laboratory Bluetooth

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.

4.Has fast 802.11ac WiFi connection
JBL Link 10
Tivoli Audio Portal Audio Laboratory Bluetooth

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.

5.supports Bluetooth pairing using NFC
JBL Link 10
Tivoli Audio Portal Audio Laboratory Bluetooth

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

6.maximum Bluetooth range

10m

9m

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

Best

Sol Republic Deck

91m

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Features

1.Can be used wirelessly
JBL Link 10
Tivoli Audio Portal Audio Laboratory Bluetooth

Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.

2.has a mute function
JBL Link 10
Tivoli Audio Portal Audio Laboratory Bluetooth

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

3.has voice prompts
JBL Link 10
Tivoli Audio Portal Audio Laboratory Bluetooth

This feature allows the device to inform you of important information through its audio function.

4.has voice commands
JBL Link 10
Tivoli Audio Portal Audio Laboratory Bluetooth

You can use your voice to control key functions of the device and you can easily access your device without pushing any button.

5.has a sleep timer
JBL Link 10
Tivoli Audio Portal Audio Laboratory Bluetooth

A sleep timer is a function that shuts off the power after a preset amount of time.

6.has a radio
JBL Link 10
Tivoli Audio Portal Audio Laboratory Bluetooth

It works as an FM radio with included headsets

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