69points

JBL Charge 2 Plus

53points

JBL GO

JBL Charge 2 Plus
Comparison winner
JBL GO
vs
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53 facts in comparison

JBL Charge 2 Plus vs JBL GO

JBL Charge 2 Plus
JBL GO
69
points
JBL Charge 2 Plus
53
points
JBL GO

Why is JBL Charge 2 Plus better than JBL GO?

  • 105Hz lower low-frequency
    ?

    75Hzvs180Hz
  • Is an active speaker
    ?
  • 1 more drivers
    ?

    2vs1
  • 5mm bigger driver unit
    ?

    45mmvs40mm
  • Has a passive radiator
    ?
  • Has an AUX input
    ?
  • 12W more audio output power
    ?

    2 x 7.5Wvs1 x 3W
  • 10x more battery power
    6000mAhvs600mAh

Why is JBL GO better than JBL Charge 2 Plus?

  • 84.95% less body volume
    173.97cm³vs1155.8332cm³
  • 1.1 newer Bluetooth version
    4.1vs3
  • 2.5h shorter charge time
    ?

    1.5hvs4h
  • 470g lighter
    130gvs600g
  • Has a 3.5mm male connector
    ?
  • Has active noise-cancelling (noise control)
    ?
  • 10.7mm shorter
    68.3mmvs79mm
  • 102.5mm narrower
    82.7mmvs185.2mm

Price comparison

Design

1.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.

Best

Audio Pro Living LV2e

203mm

45mm

40mm

2.drivers count
?

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

1

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.

JBL Charge 2 Plus
JBL GO
4.volume
?

Best

Polk Audio Boom Bit

51.61cm³

1155.83cm³

173.97cm³

5.Weather-sealed (splashproof)
?

The device is protected with extra seals to prevent failures caused by dust, raindrops, and water splashes. Show more

JBL Charge 2 Plus
JBL GO
6.has a detachable cable
?

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

For example

Amazon Echo Show 5

JBL Charge 2 Plus
JBL GO

Sound quality

1.audio output power
?

Audio output power is based on the number of speakers and their power in watts. High audio output power results in loud, clear sounds.

Best

Devialet Silver Phantom Gold

2 x 2250W

2 x 7.5W

1 x 3W

2.lowest frequency
?

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

Best

Samsung WAM750

8Hz

75Hz

180Hz

3.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. Show more

For example

Marshall Tufton

JBL Charge 2 Plus
JBL GO
4.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.

JBL Charge 2 Plus
JBL GO
5.has a subwoofer
?

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

For example

Marshall Tufton

JBL Charge 2 Plus
JBL GO
6.Has a passive radiator
?

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.

JBL Charge 2 Plus
JBL GO

Power

1.battery power
?

Best

JBL Boombox

20000mAh

6000mAh

600mAh

2.has a rechargeable battery
?

The battery can be recharged and used over again.

JBL Charge 2 Plus
JBL GO
3.has a battery level indicator
?

An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.

JBL Charge 2 Plus
JBL GO
4.charge time
?

The time it takes to fully charge the battery.

Best

WOWee One Slim

0.5h

4h

1.5h

5.has wireless charging
?

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

For example

Bose SoundLink Micro

JBL Charge 2 Plus
JBL GO
6.has a removable battery
?

The battery is removable and can be replaced by the user if broken. Show more

For example

Audio Pro Addon C3

JBL Charge 2 Plus
JBL GO

Connectivity

1.Bluetooth version
?

Best

Marshall Tufton

5

3

4.1

2.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.

JBL Charge 2 Plus
JBL GO
3.supports Wi-Fi
?

The device can connect to Wi-Fi.

For example

Amazon Echo Show 5

JBL Charge 2 Plus
JBL GO
4.USB ports
?

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

Best

JBL Boombox

2

1

1

5.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.

For example

KitSound Hive Evolution

JBL Charge 2 Plus
JBL GO
6.has a socket for a 3.5 mm audio jack
?

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

JBL Charge 2 Plus
JBL GO

Features

1.Can be used wirelessly
?

Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.

JBL Charge 2 Plus
JBL GO
2.has a mute function
?

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

For example

Amazon Echo Show 5

JBL Charge 2 Plus
JBL GO
3.supports a remote smartphone
?

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

JBL Charge 2 Plus
JBL GO
4.Has voice prompts
?

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.

For example

Amazon Echo Show 5

JBL Charge 2 Plus
JBL GO
5.Has a radio
?

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

For example

Amazon Echo Show 5

JBL Charge 2 Plus
JBL GO
6.has voice commands
?

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

For example

Amazon Echo Show 5

JBL Charge 2 Plus
JBL GO

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