68points

JBL GO 2

64points

Sony SRS-XB12

JBL GO 2
Comparison winner
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51 facts in comparison

JBL GO 2 vs Sony SRS-XB12

JBL GO 2
Sony SRS-XB12
68
points
JBL GO 2
64
points
Sony SRS-XB12

Why is JBL GO 2 better than Sony SRS-XB12?

  • 63.82% less body volume
    193.49cm³vs534.7731239999999cm³
  • Has a battery level indicator
    ?
  • 1.5h shorter charge time
    ?

    2.5hvs4h
  • 59.8g lighter
    184gvs243.8g
  • Has active noise-cancelling (noise control)
    ?
  • 20.9mm shorter
    71.2mmvs92.1mm
  • 44.6mm thinner
    31.6mmvs76.2mm

Why is Sony SRS-XB12 better than JBL GO 2?

  • 160Hz lower low-frequency
    ?

    20Hzvs180Hz
  • Has a passive radiator
    ?
  • 0.1 newer Bluetooth version
    4.2vs4.1
  • 11h longer battery life
    ?

    16hvs5h
  • Has a 3.5mm male connector
    ?
  • 9.8mm narrower
    76.2mmvs86mm
  • Has voice commands
    ?
  • Has voice prompts
    ?

Price comparison

JBL GO 2

Buy used:

$99.99

ProductStorePrice
JBL GO 2 AmazonJBL Go2 Waterproof Ultra Portable Blueto...JBL Go2 Waterproof Ultra Portable Bluetooth Speaker - Red
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$49.95
JBL GO 2 AmazonJBL GO2 Waterproof Ultra Portable Blueto...JBL GO2 Waterproof Ultra Portable Bluetooth Speaker - Black
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$49.99
JBL GO 2 AmazonJBL GO 2 Portable Bluetooth Waterproof S...JBL GO 2 Portable Bluetooth Waterproof Speaker, Black, 4.3 x 4.5 x 1.5
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$49.99
JBL GO 2 AmazonJBL Flip 5 Waterproof Portable Bluetooth...JBL Flip 5 Waterproof Portable Bluetooth Speaker - Black
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$139.99
JBL GO 2 AmazonJBL Clip 3 Portable Waterproof Wireless ...JBL Clip 3 Portable Waterproof Wireless Bluetooth Speaker - Black
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$79.98
JBL GO 2 AmazonJBL GO Portable Wireless Bluetooth Speak...JBL GO Portable Wireless Bluetooth Speaker W/A Built-in Strap-Hook (Black)
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$49.99
JBL GO 2 AmazonJBL GO 2 Portable Bluetooth Waterproof S...JBL GO 2 Portable Bluetooth Waterproof Speaker (Factory Certified Refurbished, Mint)
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$47.64
JBL GO 2 AmazonJBL Charge 3 Waterproof Portable Bluetoo...JBL Charge 3 Waterproof Portable Bluetooth Speaker (Camouflage)
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$148.00
JBL GO 2 AmazonJBL Boombox Portable Bluetooth Waterproo...JBL Boombox Portable Bluetooth Waterproof Speaker - Black
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$549.99

Design

1.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 GO 2
Sony SRS-XB12
2.volume
?

Best

Polk Audio Boom Bit

51.61cm³

193.49cm³

534.77cm³

3.Weather-sealed (splashproof)
?

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

JBL GO 2
Sony SRS-XB12
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 GO 2
Sony SRS-XB12
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.

For example

Amazon Echo Show 5

JBL GO 2
Sony SRS-XB12
6.height
?

Best

Soundmatters FoxL DASH7

19mm

71.2mm

92.1mm

Sound quality

1.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

180Hz

20Hz

2.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 GO 2
Sony SRS-XB12
3.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.

For example

Marshall Tufton

JBL GO 2
Sony SRS-XB12
4.has a subwoofer
?

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

For example

Marshall Tufton

JBL GO 2
Sony SRS-XB12
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 GO 2
Sony SRS-XB12
6.highest frequency
?

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

Best

Bose SoundLink Air

60000Hz

20000Hz

20000Hz

Power

1.has a rechargeable battery
?

The battery can be recharged and used over again.

JBL GO 2
Sony SRS-XB12
2.has a battery level indicator
?

An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.

JBL GO 2
Sony SRS-XB12
3.charge time
?

The time it takes to fully charge the battery.

Best

WOWee One Slim

0.5h

2.5h

4h

4.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

5h

16h

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 GO 2
Sony SRS-XB12
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 GO 2
Sony SRS-XB12

Connectivity

1.Bluetooth version
?

Best

Marshall Tufton

5

4.1

4.2

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 GO 2
Sony SRS-XB12
3.supports Wi-Fi
?

The device can connect to Wi-Fi.

For example

Amazon Echo Show 5

JBL GO 2
Sony SRS-XB12
4.supports Wi-Fi 5 (802.11ac)
?

802.11ac wireless works on the 5GHz frequency range. It offers higher transfer rates, improved reliability, and improved power consumption. It provides advantages for gaming and HD video streaming. Show more

For example

Amazon Echo Show 5

JBL GO 2
Sony SRS-XB12
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 GO 2
Sony SRS-XB12
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 GO 2
Sony SRS-XB12

Features

1.Can be used wirelessly
?

Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.

JBL GO 2
Sony SRS-XB12
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 GO 2
Sony SRS-XB12
3.supports a remote smartphone
?

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

JBL GO 2
Sony SRS-XB12
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.

JBL GO 2
Sony SRS-XB12
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 GO 2
Sony SRS-XB12
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.

JBL GO 2
Sony SRS-XB12

Price comparison

JBL GO 2

Buy used:

$99.99

ProductStorePrice
JBL GO 2 AmazonJBL Go2 Waterproof Ultra Portable Blueto...JBL Go2 Waterproof Ultra Portable Bluetooth Speaker - Red
Amazon logo
$49.95
JBL GO 2 AmazonJBL GO2 Waterproof Ultra Portable Blueto...JBL GO2 Waterproof Ultra Portable Bluetooth Speaker - Black
Amazon logo
$49.99
JBL GO 2 AmazonJBL GO 2 Portable Bluetooth Waterproof S...JBL GO 2 Portable Bluetooth Waterproof Speaker, Black, 4.3 x 4.5 x 1.5
Amazon logo
$49.99
JBL GO 2 AmazonJBL Flip 5 Waterproof Portable Bluetooth...JBL Flip 5 Waterproof Portable Bluetooth Speaker - Black
Amazon logo
$139.99
JBL GO 2 AmazonJBL Clip 3 Portable Waterproof Wireless ...JBL Clip 3 Portable Waterproof Wireless Bluetooth Speaker - Black
Amazon logo
$79.98
JBL GO 2 AmazonJBL GO Portable Wireless Bluetooth Speak...JBL GO Portable Wireless Bluetooth Speaker W/A Built-in Strap-Hook (Black)
Amazon logo
$49.99
JBL GO 2 AmazonJBL GO 2 Portable Bluetooth Waterproof S...JBL GO 2 Portable Bluetooth Waterproof Speaker (Factory Certified Refurbished, Mint)
Amazon logo
$47.64
JBL GO 2 AmazonJBL Charge 3 Waterproof Portable Bluetoo...JBL Charge 3 Waterproof Portable Bluetooth Speaker (Camouflage)
Amazon logo
$148.00
JBL GO 2 AmazonJBL Boombox Portable Bluetooth Waterproo...JBL Boombox Portable Bluetooth Waterproof Speaker - Black
Amazon logo
$549.99

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