JBL OnStage IV
Top 20%123 points
Top 20%
Lowest frequency
Number of portable speakers
lowmidhigh
Top 80%
17 portable speakers
93Hz - 114Hz
NaN% of all portable speakersYes
No
lowest frequency
highest frequency
audio output power
driver unit size
SNR
110
Hz
Samsung WAM750
8Hz
Best

JBL OnStage IV: 29 facts and highlights

1. height

210mm
Soundmatters FoxL DASH7: 19mm
54
0

2. width

68mm
Scosche boomBOTTLE mini: 34.5mm
47
0

3. 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.
25mm
Sonos Sub: 152.4mm
42
0

4. 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 OnStage IV
91% have it
42
0

5. 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.
JBL OnStage IV
54% have it
39
0

6. lowest frequency

The lowest frequency at which the device produces audio. The lower the low-frequency response, the stronger and juicier the bass.
110Hz
Samsung WAM750: 8Hz
38
0

7. has stereo speakers

Devices with stereo speakers deliver sound that surrounds the user from left and right side, creating a richer sound and a better experience.
JBL OnStage IV
49% have it
38
0

8. volume

2998.8cm³
WOWee One Slim: 92.4cm³
38
0

9. weight

700g
Sony Ericsson MS430: 67g
38
0

10. can be controlled remotely

A remote control allows you to control the device remotely. The remote control can be included or optional.
JBL OnStage IV
44% have it
37
0

11. 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.
JBL OnStage IV
63% have it
35
0

12. 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 OnStage IV
85% have it
32
0

13. has a battery level indicator

An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.
JBL OnStage IV
29% have it
31
0

14. drivers count

A speaker driver is an individual transducer that converts electrical energy to sound waves. More drivers may result in better sound quality.
4
Logitech UE Boombox: 8
31
0

15. has a mute function

The device has an option to mute/unmute a conversation directly from the device.
JBL OnStage IV
16% have it
30
0

16. no battery needed

This device works without batteries. It weighs less and you don't have to worry about recharging or replacing the battery.
JBL OnStage IV
27% have it
29
0

17. audio output power

Audio output power is based on the number of speakers and their power in watts. High audio output power results in loud, clear sounds.
2 x 10W
Devialet Silver Phantom Gold: 6 x 2250W
29
0

18. thickness

210mm
Braven 850: 7mm
29
0

19. has USB mass storage support

It can transfer files, music, photos via USB, no need to install additional software.
JBL OnStage IV
12% have it
27
0

20. number of microphones

More microphones result in better sound quality and enable the device to filter out background noise.
0
Creative Sound Blaster Axx 200: 4
27
0

21. highest frequency

The highest frequency at which device produces audio. The higher the high-frequency response, the clearer and crispier the treble.
20000Hz
Bose SoundLink Air: 60000Hz
26
0

22. power consumption operation

How much power the device consumes when it's switched on.
20W
Pure Evoke D2: 1.6W
26
0

23. USB ports

With more USB ports, you are able to connect more devices.
1
JLab Audio Crasher: 2
25
0

24. SNR

Signal-to-noise ratio is a measure that compares the level of a desired signal (meaningful information) to the level of background noise (unwanted signal), the bigger the less perceived noise.
70dB
Libratone Loop: 99dB
25
0

25. has a cradle with lightning connector

Lightning is a proprietary computer bus and power connector created by Apple Inc. It allows you to easily plug your iPhone 5, iPod Touch (5th gen.), iPod Nano (7th gen.), iPad (4th gen.), and iPad Mini into the device, play music and at the same time charge it.
JBL OnStage IV
2% have it
25
0

26. has a removable battery

The battery is removable and can be replaced by the user if broken.
JBL OnStage IV
11% have it
25
0

27. impedance

Impedance is the device’s electrical resistance to the current being pushed through it. The lower the impedance, the easier it is to get higher volume and requires less power.
5000Ohms
SimplyVibe V3-5CPB: 3Ohms
25
0

28. has a cradle with 30-pin dock connector

The Apple dock connector is a proprietary 30-pin connector that is common to Apple devices (iPods, iPhones and iPads) predating the Lightning connector. Allows you to connect older Apple devices, play music and at the same time charge it.
JBL OnStage IV
17% have it
25
0

29. can be used with standard batteries

You can use the device with standard batteries instead of a power supply.
JBL OnStage IV
9% have it
24
0

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