69points

JBL Xtreme

94points

Ultimate Ears Megablast

JBL Xtreme
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39 facts in comparison

JBL Xtreme vs Ultimate Ears Megablast

JBL Xtreme
Ultimate Ears Megablast
JBL Xtreme
Ultimate Ears Megablast
69
points
94
points

Why is JBL Xtreme better than Ultimate Ears Megablast?

  • Has an AUX input
  • Has a detachable cable
  • 111mm shorter
    126mmvs237mm

Why is Ultimate Ears Megablast better than JBL Xtreme?

  • 10Hz lower low-frequency
    60Hzvs70Hz
  • 57.81% less body volume
    1835.33cm³vs4350.276cm³
  • Has WiFi
  • Supports Bluetooth pairing using NFC
  • Weather sealed
  • Has a noise canceling microphone
  • 195mm narrower
    88mmvs283mm
  • 1 more years under manufacturer's warranty
    2vs1

Top specs and features

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.

Best

Vifa Stockholm 2.0

8

2.driver unit size

63mm

55mm

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

3.control panel placed on a device
JBL Xtreme
Ultimate Ears Megablast

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.volume

4350.28cm³

1835.33cm³

Best

Meridian Explorer 2

58.75cm³

5.has a detachable cable
JBL Xtreme
Ultimate Ears Megablast

With a detachable cable you can use alternative cables, and if the cable is pulled it will pop out instead of breaking.

6.Weather sealed
JBL Xtreme
Ultimate Ears Megablast

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

Sound quality

1.has stereo speakers
JBL Xtreme
Ultimate Ears Megablast

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

70Hz

60Hz

The lowest frequency at which the device produces audio. The lower the low-frequency response, the stronger and juicier the bass.

Best

Samsung WAM750

8Hz

3.is an active speaker
JBL Xtreme
Ultimate Ears Megablast

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 passive radiator
JBL Xtreme
Ultimate Ears Megablast

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.

5.has a subwoofer
JBL Xtreme
Ultimate Ears Megablast

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

For example

Amazon Echo Plus 2

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.

Best

Bose SoundLink Air

60000Hz

Power

1.has a rechargeable battery
JBL Xtreme
Ultimate Ears Megablast

The battery can be recharged and used over again.

2.has a battery level indicator
JBL Xtreme
Ultimate Ears Megablast

An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.

3.wireless charging
JBL Xtreme
Ultimate Ears Megablast

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

Connectivity

1.Has WiFi
JBL Xtreme
Ultimate Ears Megablast

The device can connect to WiFi.

2.has an AUX input
JBL Xtreme
Ultimate Ears Megablast

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.

3.has a socket for a 3.5 mm audio jack
JBL Xtreme
Ultimate Ears Megablast

With a standard mini jack socket, you can use the device with most headphones.

For example

Amazon Echo Plus 2

4.supports Bluetooth pairing using NFC
JBL Xtreme
Ultimate Ears Megablast

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 802.11n WiFi connection
JBL Xtreme
Ultimate Ears Megablast

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.

6.USB ports

2

1

With more USB ports, you are able to connect more devices.

Best

JBL Boombox

2

Features

1.Can be used wirelessly
JBL Xtreme
Ultimate Ears Megablast

Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.

2.has a mute function
JBL Xtreme
Ultimate Ears Megablast

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

3.Has voice prompts
JBL Xtreme
Ultimate Ears Megablast

With voice prompts, you will automatically receive information via audio messages – for instance, you may find out that the battery is running low, and it's time to recharge the device.

4.Has a radio
JBL Xtreme
Ultimate Ears Megablast

A built-in FM radio tuner allows you to listen to most of the live-broadcasted FM radio stations without using the internet.

For example

Sony SRS-XB501G

5.has voice commands
JBL Xtreme
Ultimate Ears Megablast

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

Miscellaneous

1.supports a remote smartphone
JBL Xtreme
Ultimate Ears Megablast

This technology allows the users to use their smartphone as a remote control for the device.

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