68points

JBL Xtreme

70points

Ultimate Ears Megaboom

JBL Xtreme
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26 facts in comparison

JBL Xtreme vs Ultimate Ears Megaboom

JBL Xtreme
Ultimate Ears Megaboom
JBL Xtreme
Ultimate Ears Megaboom
68
points
70
points

Why is JBL Xtreme better than Ultimate Ears Megaboom?

  • Has stereo speakers
  • Has a detachable cable
  • 100mm shorter
    126mmvs226mm

Why is Ultimate Ears Megaboom better than JBL Xtreme?

  • 5Hz lower low-frequency
    65Hzvs70Hz
  • 64.21% less body volume
    1556.91cm³vs4350.276cm³
  • Weather sealed
  • 200mm narrower
    83mmvs283mm
  • 1.24kg lighter
    877gvs2112g
  • Supports Bluetooth pairing using NFC
  • 1 more years under manufacturer's warranty
    2vs1
  • Is dustproof and water resistant

Top specs and features

Design

1.control panel placed on a device
JBL Xtreme
Ultimate Ears Megaboom

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

4

2

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

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3.driver unit size

63mm

51mm

The driver unit is the component that produces sound in the device. Bigger drivers are more powerful and can produce better bass.

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462mm

4.volume

4350.28cm³

1556.91cm³

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58.75cm³

5.Weather sealed
JBL Xtreme
Ultimate Ears Megaboom

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

6.warranty period

1

2

When covered under the manufacturer’s warranty it is possible to get a replacement in the case of a malfunction.

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Sound quality

1.has stereo speakers
JBL Xtreme
Ultimate Ears Megaboom

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

65Hz

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

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8Hz

3.is an active speaker
JBL Xtreme
Ultimate Ears Megaboom

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 Megaboom

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.

5.highest frequency

20000Hz

20000Hz

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

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60000Hz

6.number of microphones

1

0

More microphones result in better sound quality and enable the device to filter out background noise.

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8

Power

1.has a battery level indicator
JBL Xtreme
Ultimate Ears Megaboom

An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.

2.has a rechargeable battery
JBL Xtreme
Ultimate Ears Megaboom

The battery can be recharged and used over again.

Connectivity

1.has an AUX input
JBL Xtreme
Ultimate Ears Megaboom

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 Bluetooth pairing using NFC
JBL Xtreme
Ultimate Ears Megaboom

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.

3.USB ports

2

1

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

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2

4.multipoint count

3

8

Multipoint allows you to link to more Bluetooth devices and switch between them. For example you can easily switch calls from one device to another without having to manually disconnect and reconnect.

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8

Features

1.Can be used wirelessly
JBL Xtreme
Ultimate Ears Megaboom

Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.

Miscellaneous

1.supports a remote smartphone
JBL Xtreme
Ultimate Ears Megaboom

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

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