75points

Apple HomePod

68points

JBL Boombox 2

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Apple HomePod
JBL Boombox 2
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46 facts in comparison

Apple HomePod vs JBL Boombox 2

Apple HomePod
JBL Boombox 2

Why is Apple HomePod better than JBL Boombox 2?

  • Has a subwoofer
    ?
  • 86.07% less body volume
    ?

    3468.21cm³vs24904.704cm³
  • 4 more drivers
    ?

    8vs4
  • Supports Wi-Fi
    ?
  • Has a neodymium magnet
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  • Has a noise-canceling microphone
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  • Supports Wi-Fi 4 (802.11n)
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  • Supports Wi-Fi 5 (802.11ac)
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Why is JBL Boombox 2 better than Apple HomePod?

  • Has stereo speakers
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  • Can be used wirelessly
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  • Has a passive radiator
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  • Weather-sealed (splashproof)
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  • Has a rechargeable battery
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  • Has an AUX input
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  • Has a battery level indicator
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  • 0.1 newer Bluetooth version
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    5.1vs5

Price comparison

Apple HomePod

Buy used:

$269.99

ProductStorePrice
Apple HomePod AmazonEXIMUS Speaker Wall Mount - with Silicon...EXIMUS Speaker Wall Mount - with Silicone Pad - Compatible with Apple HomePod - Black
Amazon logo
$23.99
Apple HomePod AmazonAPPLE HOMEPOD GUIDEBOOK FOR BEGINNERS: A...APPLE HOMEPOD GUIDEBOOK FOR BEGINNERS: A guidebook on all you should know about your Apple Homepod from setting it up and how to use it all with diagramtic representations
Amazon logo
$11.99
Apple HomePod AmazonHomeMount Compatible with HomePod Mini W...HomeMount Compatible with HomePod Mini Wall Mount - Sturdy Clear Acrylic Wall Shelf Holder, Space Saving Solution Bracket (Clear)
Amazon logo
$13.99
Apple HomePod AmazonApple HomePod: Simple guide and Review o...Apple HomePod: Simple guide and Review of Apple HomePod with comparison to Amazon Echo Dot
Amazon logo
$2.99
Apple HomePod AmazonApple Homepod Mini Wall Mount,Outlet She...Apple Homepod Mini Wall Mount,Outlet Shelf Holder,Power Perch with Built-in Cable Management,A Space Saving Solution for Homepod Mini,Google Home/Echo/Electric Toothbrush (White,Standard)
Amazon logo
$7.99
Apple HomePod AmazonMount Plus MP-SB60F Fixed Height Speaker...Mount Plus MP-SB60F Fixed Height Speaker Floor Stand - with Silicone Pad - Compatible with Apple HomePod - Black
Amazon logo
$64.99
Apple HomePod AmazonCircle HomePod Stand, Aluminum Alloy Coa...Circle HomePod Stand, Aluminum Alloy Coaster Homepod Shock Proof Anti Slip Pad Compatible with Apple HomePod Speaker (Silver)
Amazon logo
$21.88
Apple HomePod AmazonOuligei Premium Quality Speaker Wall Mou...Ouligei Premium Quality Speaker Wall Mount for Homepod Mini, a Space Saving Solution That ensures Clean Cable Management to Keep Everything Neat
Amazon logo
$13.99
Apple HomePod AmazonEXIMUS Fixed Height Speaker Floor Stand ...EXIMUS Fixed Height Speaker Floor Stand - with Silicone Pad - Compatible with Apple HomePod - Black
Amazon logo
$79.99
Apple HomePod AmazonThankscase Stand for HomePod Mini, Alumi...Thankscase Stand for HomePod Mini, Aluminum Desktop HomePod Mini Stand with Adjustable Placement Angle, HomePod Mini Rotating Stand. (Silver)
Amazon logo
$12.99
Apple HomePod aliexpressShock-Proof Speaker Carrying Box Accesso...Shock-Proof Speaker Carrying Box Accessories Outdoor Music Listening for Apple HomePod Mini Storage Protective Case
aliexpress logo
$4.98
Apple HomePod aliexpressStorage Hard Shell Portable Quick Releas...Storage Hard Shell Portable Quick Release Lightweight Protective Smart Speaker Carrying Bag for Apple HomePod Mini
aliexpress logo
$4.28
Apple HomePod aliexpressShock-Proof Speaker Carrying Box Outdoor...Shock-Proof Speaker Carrying Box Outdoor Music Listening Accessories for Apple HomePod Mini Storage Protective Case
aliexpress logo
$5.10
Apple HomePod aliexpressStorage Hard Shell Portable Quick Releas...Storage Hard Shell Portable Quick Release Lightweight Protective Smart Speaker Carrying Bag for Apple HomePod Mini
aliexpress logo
$11.60
Apple HomePod aliexpressShock-Proof Speaker Carrying Box Outdoor...Shock-Proof Speaker Carrying Box Outdoor Music Listening Accessories for Apple HomePod Mini Storage Protective Case
aliexpress logo
$5.32

JBL Boombox 2

ProductStorePrice
JBL Boombox 2 AmazonJBL Boombox 2 - Portable Bluetooth Speak...JBL Boombox 2 - Portable Bluetooth Speaker, Powerful Sound and Monstrous Bass, IPX7 Waterproof, 24 Hours of Playtime, Powerbank, JBL PartyBoost for Speaker Pairing, Speaker for Home and Outdoor(Black)
Amazon logo
$499.95
JBL Boombox 2 AmazonJBL Boombox 2 Waterproof Portable Blueto...JBL Boombox 2 Waterproof Portable Bluetooth Speaker with Long Lasting Battery - Black (Renewed)
Amazon logo
$345.00

Design

1.volume

3468.21cm³

24904.7cm³

Volume is the quantity of three-dimensional space enclosed by the product's chassis or, in simpler terms, the space the product occupies.
A speaker driver is an individual transducer that converts electrical energy to sound waves. More drivers may result in better sound quality.
3.control panel placed on a device
Apple HomePod
JBL Boombox 2
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.weather-sealed (splashproof)
Apple HomePod
JBL Boombox 2
The device is protected with extra seals to prevent failures caused by dust, raindrops, and water splashes.
5.is dustproof and water-resistant
Apple HomePod
JBL Boombox 2
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.
6.has a neodymium magnet
Apple HomePod
JBL Boombox 2
Devices with neodymium magnets are lighter and more powerful than those which use ferrite magnets. They also have more bass and clear high notes.

Sound quality

1.has stereo speakers
Apple HomePod
JBL Boombox 2
Devices with stereo speakers deliver sound from independent channels on both left and right sides, creating a richer sound and a better experience.
2.has a subwoofer
Apple HomePod
JBL Boombox 2
Devices with a subwoofer have a higher quality, deeper bass.
3.Has a passive radiator
Apple HomePod
JBL Boombox 2
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.
4.has a noise-canceling microphone
Apple HomePod
JBL Boombox 2
These microphones are designed to filter out background noise from the desired sound. Especially useful in noisy environments.
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.
6.has a magnetic shielding
Apple HomePod
JBL Boombox 2
A magnetic shielding limits the coupling of a magnetic field between two devices. The purpose is to prevent magnetic fields from interfering with electrical devices and avoid distortion (of TV, monitors, hard drives etc.).

Power

1.has a rechargeable battery
Apple HomePod
JBL Boombox 2
The battery can be recharged and used over again.
2.has a battery level indicator
Apple HomePod
JBL Boombox 2
An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.
3.has wireless charging
Apple HomePod
JBL Boombox 2
The manufacturer offers a branded wireless charging kit. To charge the device, you simply put it down on its charging base.
4.can be used with standard batteries
Apple HomePod
JBL Boombox 2
You can use the device with standard batteries instead of a power supply.
5.has a removable battery
Apple HomePod
JBL Boombox 2
The battery is removable and can be replaced by the user if broken.

Connectivity

1.has an AUX input
Apple HomePod
JBL Boombox 2
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.
Bluetooth is a wireless technology standard that allows data transfers between devices placed in close proximity, using short-wavelength, ultra-high frequency radio waves. Newer versions provide faster data transfers.
3.supports Wi-Fi
Apple HomePod
JBL Boombox 2
The device can connect to Wi-Fi.
4.supports Bluetooth pairing using NFC
Apple HomePod
JBL Boombox 2
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
Apple HomePod
JBL Boombox 2
With a standard mini jack socket, you can use the device with most headphones.
6.supports Wi-Fi 4 (802.11n)
Apple HomePod
JBL Boombox 2
Wi-Fi 4 (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.

Features

1.Can be used wirelessly
Apple HomePod
JBL Boombox 2
Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.
2.supports a remote smartphone
Apple HomePod
JBL Boombox 2
This technology allows the users to use their smartphone as a remote control for the device.
3.Has a radio
Apple HomePod
JBL Boombox 2
A built-in FM radio tuner allows you to listen to most of the live-broadcasted FM radio stations without using the internet.
4.has a mute function
Apple HomePod
JBL Boombox 2
The device has an option to mute/unmute a conversation directly from the device.
5.has voice commands
Apple HomePod
JBL Boombox 2
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
Apple HomePod
JBL Boombox 2
A sleep timer is a function that shuts off the power after a preset amount of time.

Price comparison

Apple HomePod

Buy used:

$269.99

ProductStorePrice
Apple HomePod AmazonEXIMUS Speaker Wall Mount - with Silicon...EXIMUS Speaker Wall Mount - with Silicone Pad - Compatible with Apple HomePod - Black
Amazon logo
$23.99
Apple HomePod AmazonAPPLE HOMEPOD GUIDEBOOK FOR BEGINNERS: A...APPLE HOMEPOD GUIDEBOOK FOR BEGINNERS: A guidebook on all you should know about your Apple Homepod from setting it up and how to use it all with diagramtic representations
Amazon logo
$11.99
Apple HomePod AmazonHomeMount Compatible with HomePod Mini W...HomeMount Compatible with HomePod Mini Wall Mount - Sturdy Clear Acrylic Wall Shelf Holder, Space Saving Solution Bracket (Clear)
Amazon logo
$13.99
Apple HomePod AmazonApple HomePod: Simple guide and Review o...Apple HomePod: Simple guide and Review of Apple HomePod with comparison to Amazon Echo Dot
Amazon logo
$2.99
Apple HomePod AmazonApple Homepod Mini Wall Mount,Outlet She...Apple Homepod Mini Wall Mount,Outlet Shelf Holder,Power Perch with Built-in Cable Management,A Space Saving Solution for Homepod Mini,Google Home/Echo/Electric Toothbrush (White,Standard)
Amazon logo
$7.99
Apple HomePod AmazonMount Plus MP-SB60F Fixed Height Speaker...Mount Plus MP-SB60F Fixed Height Speaker Floor Stand - with Silicone Pad - Compatible with Apple HomePod - Black
Amazon logo
$64.99
Apple HomePod AmazonCircle HomePod Stand, Aluminum Alloy Coa...Circle HomePod Stand, Aluminum Alloy Coaster Homepod Shock Proof Anti Slip Pad Compatible with Apple HomePod Speaker (Silver)
Amazon logo
$21.88
Apple HomePod AmazonOuligei Premium Quality Speaker Wall Mou...Ouligei Premium Quality Speaker Wall Mount for Homepod Mini, a Space Saving Solution That ensures Clean Cable Management to Keep Everything Neat
Amazon logo
$13.99
Apple HomePod AmazonEXIMUS Fixed Height Speaker Floor Stand ...EXIMUS Fixed Height Speaker Floor Stand - with Silicone Pad - Compatible with Apple HomePod - Black
Amazon logo
$79.99
Apple HomePod AmazonThankscase Stand for HomePod Mini, Alumi...Thankscase Stand for HomePod Mini, Aluminum Desktop HomePod Mini Stand with Adjustable Placement Angle, HomePod Mini Rotating Stand. (Silver)
Amazon logo
$12.99
Apple HomePod aliexpressShock-Proof Speaker Carrying Box Accesso...Shock-Proof Speaker Carrying Box Accessories Outdoor Music Listening for Apple HomePod Mini Storage Protective Case
aliexpress logo
$4.98
Apple HomePod aliexpressStorage Hard Shell Portable Quick Releas...Storage Hard Shell Portable Quick Release Lightweight Protective Smart Speaker Carrying Bag for Apple HomePod Mini
aliexpress logo
$4.28
Apple HomePod aliexpressShock-Proof Speaker Carrying Box Outdoor...Shock-Proof Speaker Carrying Box Outdoor Music Listening Accessories for Apple HomePod Mini Storage Protective Case
aliexpress logo
$5.10
Apple HomePod aliexpressStorage Hard Shell Portable Quick Releas...Storage Hard Shell Portable Quick Release Lightweight Protective Smart Speaker Carrying Bag for Apple HomePod Mini
aliexpress logo
$11.60
Apple HomePod aliexpressShock-Proof Speaker Carrying Box Outdoor...Shock-Proof Speaker Carrying Box Outdoor Music Listening Accessories for Apple HomePod Mini Storage Protective Case
aliexpress logo
$5.32

JBL Boombox 2

ProductStorePrice
JBL Boombox 2 AmazonJBL Boombox 2 - Portable Bluetooth Speak...JBL Boombox 2 - Portable Bluetooth Speaker, Powerful Sound and Monstrous Bass, IPX7 Waterproof, 24 Hours of Playtime, Powerbank, JBL PartyBoost for Speaker Pairing, Speaker for Home and Outdoor(Black)
Amazon logo
$499.95
JBL Boombox 2 AmazonJBL Boombox 2 Waterproof Portable Blueto...JBL Boombox 2 Waterproof Portable Bluetooth Speaker with Long Lasting Battery - Black (Renewed)
Amazon logo
$345.00

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