Sonos SubJBL Flip 3
Top 50%589 points
Top 50%
Top 8%1,086 points
Top 8%
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JBL Flip 3
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Top specs and features

Sonos Sub vs JBL Flip 3: 26 facts in comparison

1. has stereo speakers

Devices with stereo speakers deliver sound from independent channels on both left and right sides, creating a richer sound and a better experience.
Sonos Sub
JBL Flip 3
54% have it

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.
152.4mm
Sony SRS-X77: 462mm
40mm

3. 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.
Sonos Sub
JBL Flip 3
88% have it

4. height

316mm shorter.
380mm
Soundmatters FoxL DASH7: 19mm
64mm

5. lowest frequency

The lowest frequency at which the device produces audio. The lower the low-frequency response, the stronger and juicier the bass.
25Hz
Samsung WAM750: 8Hz
85Hz

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.
Sonos Sub
JBL Flip 3
63% have it

7. width

233mm narrower.
402mm
Scosche boomBOTTLE mini: 34.5mm
169mm

8. volume

97.13% less body volume.
24136.08cm³
Meridian Explorer 2: 58.75cm³
692.22cm³

9. has a battery level indicator

An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.
Sonos Sub
JBL Flip 3
31% have it

10. weight

15.55kg lighter.
16kg
Meridian Explorer 2: 50g
450g

11. has a passive radiator

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.
Sonos Sub
JBL Flip 3
24% have it

12. 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
Vifa Stockholm 2.0: 8
2

13. 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.
Sonos Sub
JBL Flip 3
79% have it

14. Weather sealed

Device is protected with extra seals to prevent failures due to any kind of weather.
Sonos Sub
JBL Flip 3
18% have it

15. has a rechargeable battery

The battery can be recharged and used over again.
Sonos Sub
JBL Flip 3
64% have it

16. supports Bluetooth pairing using NFC

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.
Sonos Sub
JBL Flip 3
25% have it

17. Can be used wirelessly

Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.
Sonos Sub
JBL Flip 3
76% have it

18. has a noise canceling microphone

These microphones are designed to filter out background noise from the desired sound. Especially useful in noisy environments.
Sonos Sub
JBL Flip 3
9% have it

19. has a socket for a 3.5 mm audio jack

With a standard mini jack socket, you can use the device with most headphones.
Sonos Sub
JBL Flip 3
43% have it

20. has a subwoofer

Devices with a subwoofer have a higher quality, deeper bass.
Sonos Sub
JBL Flip 3
22% have it

21. wireless charging

The manufacturer offers a branded wireless charging kit. To charge the device, you simply put it down on its charging base.
Sonos Sub
JBL Flip 3
20% have it

22. thickness

94mm thinner.
158mm
Braven 850: 7mm
64mm

23. has active noise canceling/noise reduction

This type of device allows you to listen at lower volume levels, causing less ear fatigue as you don't have to crank up the volume to overcome background noise. Ideal for plane rides and morning commutes.
Sonos Sub
JBL Flip 3
4% have it

24. supports Ethernet

Ethernet is a local area network technology.
Sonos Sub
JBL Flip 3
8% have it

25. travel bag is included

The device comes with its own special case or pouch, which is useful for safe transportation.
Sonos Sub
JBL Flip 3
16% have it

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