JBL Playlist
Top 66%55 points
Top 66%
Lowest frequency
Number of portable speakers
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Top 90%
38 portable speakers
50.5Hz - 71.75Hz
NaN% of all portable speakersYes
No
lowest frequency
highest frequency
audio output power
driver unit size
SNR

JBL Playlist: 19 facts and highlights

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 Playlist
91% have it
43
0

2. 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.
57mm
Sonos Sub: 152.40mm
43
0

3. 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 Playlist
55% have it
40
0

4. 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 Playlist
49% have it
39
0

5. lowest frequency

The lowest frequency at which the device produces audio. The lower the low-frequency response, the stronger and juicier the bass.
60Hz
Samsung WAM750: 8Hz
38
0

6. 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 Playlist
63% have it
35
0

7. 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 Playlist
85% have it
33
0

8. Has WiFi

The device can connect to WiFi.
JBL Playlist
42% have it
33
0

9. drivers count

A speaker driver is an individual transducer that converts electrical energy to sound waves. More drivers may result in better sound quality.
2
Eton Rukus XL: 8
33
0

10. 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 15W
Devialet Silver Phantom Gold: 6 x 2250W
30
0

11. Bluetooth version

4.20
JBL Playlist: 4.20
30
0

12. Can be used wirelessly

Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.
JBL Playlist
77% have it
30
0

13. 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 Playlist
27% have it
29
0

14. 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

15. 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.
JBL Playlist
3% have it
27
0

16. 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
27
0

17. 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.
80dB
Libratone Loop: 99dB
25
0

18. warranty period

When covered under the manufacturer’s warranty it is possible to get a replacement in the case of a malfunction.
2
Monitor Audio Airstream S300: 5
25
0

19. Has 802.11n WiFi connection

802.11n is a wireless standard released in 2009. It has faster transfer rates and improved security compared to its predecessors - a, b and g.
JBL Playlist
7% have it
25
0

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