75points

JBL Charge 4

76points

JBL Flip 4

JBL Charge 4
JBL Flip 4
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48 facts in comparison

JBL Charge 4 vs JBL Flip 4

JBL Charge 4
JBL Flip 4
75
points
JBL Charge 4
76
points
JBL Flip 4

Why is JBL Charge 4 better than JBL Flip 4?

  • 10Hz lower low-frequency
    ?

    60Hzvs70Hz
  • 0.1 newer Bluetooth version
    4.2vs4.1
  • 14W more audio output power
    ?

    1 x 30Wvs2 x 8W
  • 2.5x more battery power
    7500mAhvs3000mAh
  • 8h longer battery life
    ?

    20hvs12h
  • Has a detachable cable
    ?
  • Supports a remote smartphone
    ?
  • Has USB Type-C
    ?

Why is JBL Flip 4 better than JBL Charge 4?

  • Has stereo speakers
    ?
  • Is an active speaker
    ?
  • 1 more drivers
    ?

    2vs1
  • 2h shorter charge time
    ?

    3.5hvs5.5h
  • Has a noise canceling microphone
    ?
  • 445g lighter
    515gvs960g
  • 27mm shorter
    68mmvs95mm
  • Has active noise cancelling (noise control)
    ?

Price comparison

JBL Charge 4

ProductStorePrice
JBL Charge 4 AmazonJBL Charge 4 Waterproof Portable Bluetoo...JBL Charge 4 Waterproof Portable Bluetooth Speaker with 20 Hour Battery - Black
Amazon logo
$129.95
JBL Charge 4 AmazonJBL Charge 4 Waterproof Wireless Bluetoo...JBL Charge 4 Waterproof Wireless Bluetooth Speaker Bundle with Portable Hard Case - Black
Amazon logo
$118.95
JBL Charge 4 AmazonJBL Charge 4 Portable Waterproof Wireles...JBL Charge 4 Portable Waterproof Wireless Bluetooth Speaker - Black (Renewed)
Amazon logo
$98.97
JBL Charge 4 AmazonJBL Charge 3 JBLCHARGE3BLKAM Waterproof ...JBL Charge 3 JBLCHARGE3BLKAM Waterproof Portable Bluetooth Speaker (Black)
Amazon logo
$89.95
JBL Charge 4 AmazonJBL Charge 4 Portable Waterproof Wireles...JBL Charge 4 Portable Waterproof Wireless Bluetooth Speaker Bundle with divvi! Charge 4 Protective Hardshell Case - Black
Amazon logo
$129.95
JBL Charge 4 AmazonJBL Charge 4 Portable Waterproof Wireles...JBL Charge 4 Portable Waterproof Wireless Bluetooth Speaker - Green (Renewed)
Amazon logo
$103.98
JBL Charge 4 AmazonJBL Charge 4 Portable Waterproof Wireles...JBL Charge 4 Portable Waterproof Wireless Bluetooth Speaker Bundle with Anker 2-Port Wall Charger - Blue
Amazon logo
$129.99
JBL Charge 4 AmazonJBL FLIP 5 Waterproof Portable Bluetooth...JBL FLIP 5 Waterproof Portable Bluetooth Speaker - Black [New Model]
Amazon logo
$119.95
JBL Charge 4 AmazonJBL Charge 3 Waterproof Portable Bluetoo...JBL Charge 3 Waterproof Portable Bluetooth Speaker (Camouflage) (Renewed)
Amazon logo
$74.95
JBL Charge 4 AmazonJBL Flip 4 Portable Bluetooth Wireless S...JBL Flip 4 Portable Bluetooth Wireless Speaker Bundle with Protective Travel Case - Camouflage
Amazon logo
$89.95
JBL Charge 4 walmartJBL Charge 4 Portable Waterproof Wireles...JBL Charge 4 Portable Waterproof Wireless Bluetooth Speaker - Red
walmart logo
$129.95

JBL Flip 4

ProductStorePrice
JBL Flip 4 AmazonJBL Flip 4 Waterproof Portable Bluetooth...JBL Flip 4 Waterproof Portable Bluetooth Speaker - Black
Amazon logo
$79.95
JBL Flip 4 AmazonJBL Flip 4 Waterproof Portable Bluetooth...JBL Flip 4 Waterproof Portable Bluetooth Speaker - Grey
Amazon logo
$79.95
JBL Flip 4 AmazonJbl Flip 4 Waterproof Portable Bluetooth...Jbl Flip 4 Waterproof Portable Bluetooth Speaker (teal), 2.6 Lb
Amazon logo
$99.99
JBL Flip 4 AmazonJBL Flip 4 Waterproof Portable Bluetooth...JBL Flip 4 Waterproof Portable Bluetooth Speaker - Blue
Amazon logo
$79.90
JBL Flip 4 AmazonJBL Flip 4 Waterproof Portable Bluetooth...JBL Flip 4 Waterproof Portable Bluetooth Speaker - Red
Amazon logo
$79.95
JBL Flip 4 AmazonJBL Flip 4 Waterproof Portable Bluetooth...JBL Flip 4 Waterproof Portable Bluetooth Speaker - White
Amazon logo
$79.95
JBL Flip 4 AmazonJBL Flip 4 Waterproof Portable Bluetooth...JBL Flip 4 Waterproof Portable Bluetooth Speaker - Camouflage
Amazon logo
$79.95
JBL Flip 4 AmazonJBL Flip 4 IPX7 Waterproof Wireless Port...JBL Flip 4 IPX7 Waterproof Wireless Portable Bluetooth Rechargeable USB Speaker (Blue) (Renewed)
Amazon logo
$63.99
JBL Flip 4 walmartJBL Charge 3 Waterproof Portable Bluetoo...JBL Charge 3 Waterproof Portable Bluetooth Speaker
walmart logo
$89.95

Design

1.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

1

2

2.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 4
JBL Flip 4
3.Weather-sealed (splashproof)
?

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

JBL Charge 4
JBL Flip 4
4.Is dustproof and water-resistant
?

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. Show more

JBL Charge 4
JBL Flip 4
5.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.

JBL Charge 4
JBL Flip 4
6.weight
?

Best

Polk Audio Boom Bit

30g

960g

515g

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

1 x 30W

2 x 8W

2.lowest frequency
?

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

60Hz

70Hz

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

JBL Charge 4
JBL Flip 4
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 4
JBL Flip 4
5.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 4
JBL Flip 4
6.SNR
?

Signal-to-noise ratio is a measure that compares the level of a desired signal (meaningful information) to the level of background noise (unwanted signal), the bigger the less perceived noise.

Best

Libratone Loop

99dB

80dB

80dB

Power

1.battery power
?

Best

JBL Boombox

20000mAh

7500mAh

3000mAh

2.has a rechargeable battery
?

The battery can be recharged and used over again.

JBL Charge 4
JBL Flip 4
3.charge time
?

The time it takes to fully charge the battery.

Best

WOWee One Slim

0.5h

5.5h

3.5h

4.has a battery level indicator
?

An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.

JBL Charge 4
JBL Flip 4
5.Battery life
?

The device's battery life (when in use) as given by the manufacturer. With a longer battery life you have to charge the device less often.

Best

Lava Brightsounds 2

36h

20h

12h

6.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 4
JBL Flip 4

Connectivity

1.Bluetooth version
?

Best

Google Nest Mini

5

4.2

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 4
JBL Flip 4
3.Has Wi-Fi
?

The device can connect to Wi-Fi.

For example

Amazon Echo Dot (3rd Gen)

JBL Charge 4
JBL Flip 4
4.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 4
JBL Flip 4
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 4
JBL Flip 4
6.USB ports
?

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

Best

JBL Boombox

2

1

1

Features

1.Can be used wirelessly
?

Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.

JBL Charge 4
JBL Flip 4
2.supports a remote smartphone
?

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

JBL Charge 4
JBL Flip 4
3.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

Sony SRS-XB501G

JBL Charge 4
JBL Flip 4
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 Dot (3rd Gen)

JBL Charge 4
JBL Flip 4
5.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 Dot (3rd Gen)

JBL Charge 4
JBL Flip 4
6.has a sleep timer
?

A sleep timer is a function that shuts off the power after a preset amount of time.

JBL Charge 4
JBL Flip 4

Price comparison

JBL Charge 4

ProductStorePrice
JBL Charge 4 AmazonJBL Charge 4 Waterproof Portable Bluetoo...JBL Charge 4 Waterproof Portable Bluetooth Speaker with 20 Hour Battery - Black
Amazon logo
$129.95
JBL Charge 4 AmazonJBL Charge 4 Waterproof Wireless Bluetoo...JBL Charge 4 Waterproof Wireless Bluetooth Speaker Bundle with Portable Hard Case - Black
Amazon logo
$118.95
JBL Charge 4 AmazonJBL Charge 4 Portable Waterproof Wireles...JBL Charge 4 Portable Waterproof Wireless Bluetooth Speaker - Black (Renewed)
Amazon logo
$98.97
JBL Charge 4 AmazonJBL Charge 3 JBLCHARGE3BLKAM Waterproof ...JBL Charge 3 JBLCHARGE3BLKAM Waterproof Portable Bluetooth Speaker (Black)
Amazon logo
$89.95
JBL Charge 4 AmazonJBL Charge 4 Portable Waterproof Wireles...JBL Charge 4 Portable Waterproof Wireless Bluetooth Speaker Bundle with divvi! Charge 4 Protective Hardshell Case - Black
Amazon logo
$129.95
JBL Charge 4 AmazonJBL Charge 4 Portable Waterproof Wireles...JBL Charge 4 Portable Waterproof Wireless Bluetooth Speaker - Green (Renewed)
Amazon logo
$103.98
JBL Charge 4 AmazonJBL Charge 4 Portable Waterproof Wireles...JBL Charge 4 Portable Waterproof Wireless Bluetooth Speaker Bundle with Anker 2-Port Wall Charger - Blue
Amazon logo
$129.99
JBL Charge 4 AmazonJBL FLIP 5 Waterproof Portable Bluetooth...JBL FLIP 5 Waterproof Portable Bluetooth Speaker - Black [New Model]
Amazon logo
$119.95
JBL Charge 4 AmazonJBL Charge 3 Waterproof Portable Bluetoo...JBL Charge 3 Waterproof Portable Bluetooth Speaker (Camouflage) (Renewed)
Amazon logo
$74.95
JBL Charge 4 AmazonJBL Flip 4 Portable Bluetooth Wireless S...JBL Flip 4 Portable Bluetooth Wireless Speaker Bundle with Protective Travel Case - Camouflage
Amazon logo
$89.95
JBL Charge 4 walmartJBL Charge 4 Portable Waterproof Wireles...JBL Charge 4 Portable Waterproof Wireless Bluetooth Speaker - Red
walmart logo
$129.95

JBL Flip 4

ProductStorePrice
JBL Flip 4 AmazonJBL Flip 4 Waterproof Portable Bluetooth...JBL Flip 4 Waterproof Portable Bluetooth Speaker - Black
Amazon logo
$79.95
JBL Flip 4 AmazonJBL Flip 4 Waterproof Portable Bluetooth...JBL Flip 4 Waterproof Portable Bluetooth Speaker - Grey
Amazon logo
$79.95
JBL Flip 4 AmazonJbl Flip 4 Waterproof Portable Bluetooth...Jbl Flip 4 Waterproof Portable Bluetooth Speaker (teal), 2.6 Lb
Amazon logo
$99.99
JBL Flip 4 AmazonJBL Flip 4 Waterproof Portable Bluetooth...JBL Flip 4 Waterproof Portable Bluetooth Speaker - Blue
Amazon logo
$79.90
JBL Flip 4 AmazonJBL Flip 4 Waterproof Portable Bluetooth...JBL Flip 4 Waterproof Portable Bluetooth Speaker - Red
Amazon logo
$79.95
JBL Flip 4 AmazonJBL Flip 4 Waterproof Portable Bluetooth...JBL Flip 4 Waterproof Portable Bluetooth Speaker - White
Amazon logo
$79.95
JBL Flip 4 AmazonJBL Flip 4 Waterproof Portable Bluetooth...JBL Flip 4 Waterproof Portable Bluetooth Speaker - Camouflage
Amazon logo
$79.95
JBL Flip 4 AmazonJBL Flip 4 IPX7 Waterproof Wireless Port...JBL Flip 4 IPX7 Waterproof Wireless Portable Bluetooth Rechargeable USB Speaker (Blue) (Renewed)
Amazon logo
$63.99
JBL Flip 4 walmartJBL Charge 3 Waterproof Portable Bluetoo...JBL Charge 3 Waterproof Portable Bluetooth Speaker
walmart logo
$89.95

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