90points

JBL Xtreme 2

71points

Ultimate Ears Megaboom 3

JBL Xtreme 2
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54 facts in comparison

JBL Xtreme 2 vs Ultimate Ears Megaboom 3

JBL Xtreme 2
Ultimate Ears Megaboom 3
90
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JBL Xtreme 2
71
points
Ultimate Ears Megaboom 3

Why is JBL Xtreme 2 better than Ultimate Ears Megaboom 3?

  • 5Hz lower low-frequency
    ?

    55Hzvs60Hz
  • Is an active speaker
    ?
  • 2 more drivers
    ?

    4vs2
  • 14.9mm bigger driver unit
    ?

    69.9mmvs55mm
  • Has an AUX input
    ?
  • Has a noise-canceling microphone
    ?
  • Has a socket for a 3.5 mm audio jack
    ?
  • Has active noise cancellation (noise control)
    ?

Why is Ultimate Ears Megaboom 3 better than JBL Xtreme 2?

  • 65.53% less body volume
    ?

    1782.22cm³vs5170.176cm³
  • 5h longer battery life
    ?

    20hvs15h
  • 1 more years under manufacturer's warranty
    ?

    2vs1
  • 1.47kg lighter
    ?

    925gvs2393g
  • 6 more live Bluetooth connections
    ?

    8vs2
  • 199mm narrower
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    89mmvs288mm
  • Has wireless charging
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  • 43mm thinner
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    89mmvs132mm

Price comparison

JBL Xtreme 2

Buy used:

$259.99

ProductStorePrice
JBL Xtreme 2 AmazonJBL Enceinte Bluetooth Xtreme 2 Bleu
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$299.99
JBL Xtreme 2 AmazonJBL Xtreme 2 - Waterproof Portable Bluet...JBL Xtreme 2 - Waterproof Portable Bluetooth Speaker - Black
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$349.95
JBL Xtreme 2 AmazonJBL Xtreme 2 Portable Waterproof Wireles...JBL Xtreme 2 Portable Waterproof Wireless Bluetooth Speaker - Black (Renewed)
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$286.71
JBL Xtreme 2 AmazonJBL Enceinte Bluetooth Xtreme 2 Vert
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$299.99
JBL Xtreme 2 AmazonJBL Xtreme 2 - Waterproof Portable Bluet...JBL Xtreme 2 - Waterproof Portable Bluetooth Speaker - Squad Camo
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$249.95
JBL Xtreme 2 pricegrabberJBL Xtreme 2 portable Bluetooth speaker ...JBL Xtreme 2 portable Bluetooth speaker (black)
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$349.95
JBL Xtreme 2 pricegrabberJBL Xtreme 2 portable bluetooth speaker ...JBL Xtreme 2 portable bluetooth speaker (camouflage)
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$349.95
JBL Xtreme 2 walmartJBL Xtreme 2 Portable Wireless Bluetooth...JBL Xtreme 2 Portable Wireless Bluetooth Speaker, Blue
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$349.95

Ultimate Ears Megaboom 3

Buy used:

$79.96

ProductStorePrice
Ultimate Ears Megaboom 3 AmazonUltimate Ears MEGABOOM 3 Portable Waterp...Ultimate Ears MEGABOOM 3 Portable Waterproof Bluetooth Speaker - Night Black
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$199.99
Ultimate Ears Megaboom 3 AmazonUltimate Ears Megaboom 3 Portable Wirele...Ultimate Ears Megaboom 3 Portable Wireless Speaker W/O Power up - Urban Magenta
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$104.00
Ultimate Ears Megaboom 3 AmazonUltimate Ears MEGABOOM 3 Portable Blueto...Ultimate Ears MEGABOOM 3 Portable Bluetooth Wireless Waterproof Speaker (2-Pack) - Lagoon Blue/Night Black
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$279.95
Ultimate Ears Megaboom 3 AmazonUltimate Ears Boom 3 Portable Waterproof...Ultimate Ears Boom 3 Portable Waterproof Bluetooth Speaker - Night Black by Ultimate Ears
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$147.99
Ultimate Ears Megaboom 3 AmazonUltimate Ears MEGABOOM 3 Portable Blueto...Ultimate Ears MEGABOOM 3 Portable Bluetooth Wireless Speaker (Waterproof) — Sunset Red (Renewed)
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$119.96
Ultimate Ears Megaboom 3 AmazonUltimate Ears BLAST Portable Waterproof ...Ultimate Ears BLAST Portable Waterproof Wi-Fi and Bluetooth Speaker + Power Up Charging Dock with Hands-Free Amazon Alexa Voice Control - Blue Steel
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$92.99
Ultimate Ears Megaboom 3 AmazonUltimate Ears MEGABOOM 3 Waterproof Wire...Ultimate Ears MEGABOOM 3 Waterproof Wireless Bluetooth Speaker (Night Black) with Included Cable & Wall Plug Bundled with Knox Gear Protective Padded Case (2 Items)
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$209.00
Ultimate Ears Megaboom 3 AmazonUltimate Ears BOOM 3 Portable Bluetooth ...Ultimate Ears BOOM 3 Portable Bluetooth Wireless Speaker (Waterproof) - Night Black (Renewed)
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$81.66
Ultimate Ears Megaboom 3 walmartUltimate Ears UE BOOM 2 Portable Bluetoo...Ultimate Ears UE BOOM 2 Portable Bluetooth Speaker
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$70.89

Design

1.drivers count

4

2

A speaker driver is an individual transducer that converts electrical energy to sound waves. More drivers may result in better sound quality.
2.volume

5170.18cm³

1782.22cm³

Volume is the quantity of three-dimensional space enclosed by the product's chassis or, in simpler terms, the space the product occupies.
3.control panel placed on a device
JBL Xtreme 2
Ultimate Ears Megaboom 3
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.
4.driver unit size

69.9mm

55mm

The driver unit is the component that produces sound in the device. Bigger drivers are more powerful and can produce better bass.
5.weather-sealed (splashproof)
JBL Xtreme 2
Ultimate Ears Megaboom 3
The device is protected with extra seals to prevent failures caused by dust, raindrops, and water splashes.
6.is dustproof and water-resistant
JBL Xtreme 2
Ultimate Ears Megaboom 3
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.

Sound quality

1.has stereo speakers
JBL Xtreme 2
Ultimate Ears Megaboom 3
Devices with stereo speakers deliver sound from independent channels on both left and right sides, creating a richer sound and a better experience.
2.lowest frequency

55Hz

60Hz

The lowest frequency at which the device produces audio. The lower the low-frequency response, the stronger and juicier the bass.
3.is an active speaker
JBL Xtreme 2
Ultimate Ears Megaboom 3
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.
4.has a subwoofer
JBL Xtreme 2
Ultimate Ears Megaboom 3
Devices with a subwoofer have a higher quality, deeper bass.
5.Has a passive radiator
JBL Xtreme 2
Ultimate Ears Megaboom 3
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.
6.highest frequency

20000Hz

20000Hz

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

Power

1.has a rechargeable battery
JBL Xtreme 2
Ultimate Ears Megaboom 3
The battery can be recharged and used over again.
2.has a battery level indicator
JBL Xtreme 2
Ultimate Ears Megaboom 3
An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.
3.Battery life

15h

20h

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.
4.has wireless charging
JBL Xtreme 2
Ultimate Ears Megaboom 3
The manufacturer offers a branded wireless charging kit. To charge the device, you simply put it down on its charging base.
5.can be used with standard batteries
JBL Xtreme 2
Ultimate Ears Megaboom 3
You can use the device with standard batteries instead of a power supply.
6.has a removable battery
JBL Xtreme 2
Ultimate Ears Megaboom 3
The battery is removable and can be replaced by the user if broken.

Connectivity

1.has an AUX input
JBL Xtreme 2
Ultimate Ears Megaboom 3
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.
2.supports Wi-Fi
JBL Xtreme 2
Ultimate Ears Megaboom 3
The device can connect to Wi-Fi.
3.USB ports

1

1

With more USB ports, you are able to connect more devices.
4.supports Bluetooth pairing using NFC
JBL Xtreme 2
Ultimate Ears Megaboom 3
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.
5.has a socket for a 3.5 mm audio jack
JBL Xtreme 2
Ultimate Ears Megaboom 3
With a standard mini jack socket, you can use the device with most headphones.
6.supports Wi-Fi 5 (802.11ac)
JBL Xtreme 2
Ultimate Ears Megaboom 3
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.

Features

1.Can be used wirelessly
JBL Xtreme 2
Ultimate Ears Megaboom 3
Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.
2.supports a remote smartphone
JBL Xtreme 2
Ultimate Ears Megaboom 3
This technology allows the users to use their smartphone as a remote control for the device.
3.has a mute function
JBL Xtreme 2
Ultimate Ears Megaboom 3
The device has an option to mute/unmute a conversation directly from the device.
4.Has a radio
JBL Xtreme 2
Ultimate Ears Megaboom 3
A built-in FM radio tuner allows you to listen to most of the live-broadcasted FM radio stations without using the internet.
5.has voice commands
JBL Xtreme 2
Ultimate Ears Megaboom 3
You can use your voice to control key functions of the device and you can easily access your device without pushing any button.
6.has a sleep timer
JBL Xtreme 2
Ultimate Ears Megaboom 3
A sleep timer is a function that shuts off the power after a preset amount of time.

Price comparison

JBL Xtreme 2

Buy used:

$259.99

ProductStorePrice
JBL Xtreme 2 AmazonJBL Enceinte Bluetooth Xtreme 2 Bleu
Amazon logo
$299.99
JBL Xtreme 2 AmazonJBL Xtreme 2 - Waterproof Portable Bluet...JBL Xtreme 2 - Waterproof Portable Bluetooth Speaker - Black
Amazon logo
$349.95
JBL Xtreme 2 AmazonJBL Xtreme 2 Portable Waterproof Wireles...JBL Xtreme 2 Portable Waterproof Wireless Bluetooth Speaker - Black (Renewed)
Amazon logo
$286.71
JBL Xtreme 2 AmazonJBL Enceinte Bluetooth Xtreme 2 Vert
Amazon logo
$299.99
JBL Xtreme 2 AmazonJBL Xtreme 2 - Waterproof Portable Bluet...JBL Xtreme 2 - Waterproof Portable Bluetooth Speaker - Squad Camo
Amazon logo
$249.95
JBL Xtreme 2 pricegrabberJBL Xtreme 2 portable Bluetooth speaker ...JBL Xtreme 2 portable Bluetooth speaker (black)
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$349.95
JBL Xtreme 2 pricegrabberJBL Xtreme 2 portable bluetooth speaker ...JBL Xtreme 2 portable bluetooth speaker (camouflage)
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$349.95
JBL Xtreme 2 walmartJBL Xtreme 2 Portable Wireless Bluetooth...JBL Xtreme 2 Portable Wireless Bluetooth Speaker, Blue
walmart logo
$349.95

Ultimate Ears Megaboom 3

Buy used:

$79.96

ProductStorePrice
Ultimate Ears Megaboom 3 AmazonUltimate Ears MEGABOOM 3 Portable Waterp...Ultimate Ears MEGABOOM 3 Portable Waterproof Bluetooth Speaker - Night Black
Amazon logo
$199.99
Ultimate Ears Megaboom 3 AmazonUltimate Ears Megaboom 3 Portable Wirele...Ultimate Ears Megaboom 3 Portable Wireless Speaker W/O Power up - Urban Magenta
Amazon logo
$104.00
Ultimate Ears Megaboom 3 AmazonUltimate Ears MEGABOOM 3 Portable Blueto...Ultimate Ears MEGABOOM 3 Portable Bluetooth Wireless Waterproof Speaker (2-Pack) - Lagoon Blue/Night Black
Amazon logo
$279.95
Ultimate Ears Megaboom 3 AmazonUltimate Ears Boom 3 Portable Waterproof...Ultimate Ears Boom 3 Portable Waterproof Bluetooth Speaker - Night Black by Ultimate Ears
Amazon logo
$147.99
Ultimate Ears Megaboom 3 AmazonUltimate Ears MEGABOOM 3 Portable Blueto...Ultimate Ears MEGABOOM 3 Portable Bluetooth Wireless Speaker (Waterproof) — Sunset Red (Renewed)
Amazon logo
$119.96
Ultimate Ears Megaboom 3 AmazonUltimate Ears BLAST Portable Waterproof ...Ultimate Ears BLAST Portable Waterproof Wi-Fi and Bluetooth Speaker + Power Up Charging Dock with Hands-Free Amazon Alexa Voice Control - Blue Steel
Amazon logo
$92.99
Ultimate Ears Megaboom 3 AmazonUltimate Ears MEGABOOM 3 Waterproof Wire...Ultimate Ears MEGABOOM 3 Waterproof Wireless Bluetooth Speaker (Night Black) with Included Cable & Wall Plug Bundled with Knox Gear Protective Padded Case (2 Items)
Amazon logo
$209.00
Ultimate Ears Megaboom 3 AmazonUltimate Ears BOOM 3 Portable Bluetooth ...Ultimate Ears BOOM 3 Portable Bluetooth Wireless Speaker (Waterproof) - Night Black (Renewed)
Amazon logo
$81.66
Ultimate Ears Megaboom 3 walmartUltimate Ears UE BOOM 2 Portable Bluetoo...Ultimate Ears UE BOOM 2 Portable Bluetooth Speaker
walmart logo
$70.89

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