88points

JBL Link 20

76points

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JBL Link 20 vs Sync by 50 Wireless Speaker

JBL Link 20
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JBL Link 20
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Why is JBL Link 20 better than Sync by 50 Wireless Speaker?

  • Is an active speaker
  • Has a battery level indicator
  • 67mm narrower
    93mmvs160mm
  • Weather sealed
  • Has fast 802.11ac WiFi connection
  • Is dustproof and water resistant
  • Has 802.11n WiFi connection
  • Has a mute function

Why is Sync by 50 Wireless Speaker better than JBL Link 20?

  • 56.84% less body volume
    784cm³vs1816.29cm³
  • 140mm shorter
    70mmvs210mm
  • Has an AUX input
  • 496g lighter
    454gvs950g
  • Can be controlled remotely
  • Supports Bluetooth pairing using NFC
  • Has a socket for a 3.5 mm audio jack
  • Wireless charging

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Design

1.control panel placed on a device
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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

2

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

1816.29cm³

784cm³

Best

Meridian Explorer 2

58.75cm³

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

5.driver unit size

50mm

50mm

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

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

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Sound quality

1.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.

2.is an active speaker
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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
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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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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
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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)
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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
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The battery can be recharged and used over again.

2.has a battery level indicator
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An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.

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

4.charge time

4.5h

2h

The time it takes to fully charge the battery.

Best

WOWee One Slim

0.5h

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

For example

Ion Audio Water Rocker

6.has a removable battery
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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

4

Best

Bluesound Pulse 2i

5

2.Has WiFi
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The device can connect to WiFi.

3.has an AUX input
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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
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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
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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.

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.

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Features

1.Can be used wirelessly
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Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.

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

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

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

6.has a radio
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It works as an FM radio with included headsets

For example

Sony SRS-XB501G

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