55points

JBL GO

64points

JBL GO 2

JBL GO
JBL GO 2
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54 facts in comparison

JBL GO vs JBL GO 2

JBL GO
JBL GO 2
55
points
JBL GO
64
points
JBL GO 2

Why is JBL GO better than JBL GO 2?

  • 10.09% less body volume
    173.97cm³vs193.49312cm³
  • Has a battery level indicator
    ?
  • 1h shorter charge time
    ?

    1.5hvs2.5h
  • Has a socket for a 3.5 mm audio jack
    ?
  • 54g lighter
    130gvs184g
  • Has a 3.5mm male connector
    ?
  • 2.9mm shorter
    68.3mmvs71.2mm
  • 3.3mm narrower
    82.7mmvs86mm

Why is JBL GO 2 better than JBL GO?

  • Has an AUX input
    ?
  • 21.67% more battery power
    730mAhvs600mAh
  • Weather-sealed (splashproof)
    ?
  • Is dustproof and water-resistant
    ?
  • 11 more years under manufacturer's warranty
    ?

    12vs1

Price comparison

JBL GO 2

ProductStorePrice
JBL GO 2 AmazonJBL GO2 Waterproof Ultra Portable Blueto...JBL GO2 Waterproof Ultra Portable Bluetooth Speaker - Red
Amazon logo
$39.95
JBL GO 2 AmazonJBL Go2 Waterproof Ultra Portable Blueto...JBL Go2 Waterproof Ultra Portable Bluetooth Speaker - Gray
Amazon logo
$39.95
JBL GO 2 AmazonJBL GO 2 Portable Waterproof Bluetooth S...JBL GO 2 Portable Waterproof Bluetooth Speaker (Midnight Black)
Amazon logo
$39.95
JBL GO 2 AmazonJBL GO 2 Portable Bluetooth Waterproof S...JBL GO 2 Portable Bluetooth Waterproof Speaker (Black) (Renewed)
Amazon logo
$29.95
JBL GO 2 AmazonJBL GO 2 IPX7 Waterproof Ultra Portable ...JBL GO 2 IPX7 Waterproof Ultra Portable Bluetooth Speaker On-The-Go Bundle with gSport Deluxe Hardshell Case (Black)
Amazon logo
$49.95
JBL GO 2 AmazonJBL GO Portable Wireless Bluetooth Speak...JBL GO Portable Wireless Bluetooth Speaker W/A Built-in Strap-Hook (Black)
Amazon logo
$31.21
JBL GO 2 AmazonJBL GO 2 Portable Bluetooth Waterproof S...JBL GO 2 Portable Bluetooth Waterproof Speaker - Black (Renewed)
Amazon logo
$29.00
JBL GO 2 AmazonJBL Go 2 Portable Bluetooth
Amazon logo
$39.95
JBL GO 2 AmazonJBL Go2 Portable Bluetooth Speaker - Gre...JBL Go2 Portable Bluetooth Speaker - Green
Amazon logo
$39.95
JBL GO 2 AmazonBluetooth Speakers, Anker Soundcore Blue...Bluetooth Speakers, Anker Soundcore Bluetooth Speaker with Loud Stereo Sound, 24-Hour Playtime, 66 ft Bluetooth Range, Built-in Mic. Perfect Portable Wireless Speaker for iPhone, Samsung and More
Amazon logo
$27.99

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
JBL GO 2
2.volume
?

Best

Polk Audio Boom Bit

51.61cm³

173.97cm³

193.49cm³

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
JBL GO 2
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
JBL GO 2
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

Google Nest Mini

JBL GO
JBL GO 2
6.warranty period
?

When covered under the manufacturer’s warranty it is possible to get a replacement in the case of a malfunction.

Best

Audio Pro Addon C10

24

1

12

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

180Hz

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

Ultimate Ears Wonderboom 2

JBL GO
JBL GO 2
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

Ultimate Ears Wonderboom 2

JBL GO
JBL GO 2
4.has a subwoofer
?

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

For example

Amazon Echo Studio

JBL GO
JBL GO 2
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.

For example

Ultimate Ears Wonderboom 2

JBL GO
JBL GO 2
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.battery power
?

Best

JBL Boombox

20000mAh

600mAh

730mAh

2.has a rechargeable battery
?

The battery can be recharged and used over again.

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

An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.

JBL GO
JBL GO 2
4.charge time
?

The time it takes to fully charge the battery.

Best

WOWee One Slim

0.5h

1.5h

2.5h

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

5h

5h

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 GO
JBL GO 2

Connectivity

1.Bluetooth version
?

Best

Google Nest Mini

5

4.1

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 GO
JBL GO 2
3.Has Wi-Fi
?

The device can connect to Wi-Fi.

For example

Amazon Echo Dot (3rd Gen)

JBL GO
JBL GO 2
4.Has fast 802.11ac Wi-Fi connection
?

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 Dot (3rd Gen)

JBL GO
JBL GO 2
5.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
JBL GO 2
6.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
JBL GO 2

Features

1.Can be used wirelessly
?

Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.

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

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

For example

Amazon Echo Studio

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

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

JBL GO
JBL GO 2
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 GO
JBL GO 2
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

Sony SRS-XB501G

JBL GO
JBL GO 2
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 Dot (3rd Gen)

JBL GO
JBL GO 2

Price comparison

JBL GO 2

ProductStorePrice
JBL GO 2 AmazonJBL GO2 Waterproof Ultra Portable Blueto...JBL GO2 Waterproof Ultra Portable Bluetooth Speaker - Red
Amazon logo
$39.95
JBL GO 2 AmazonJBL Go2 Waterproof Ultra Portable Blueto...JBL Go2 Waterproof Ultra Portable Bluetooth Speaker - Gray
Amazon logo
$39.95
JBL GO 2 AmazonJBL GO 2 Portable Waterproof Bluetooth S...JBL GO 2 Portable Waterproof Bluetooth Speaker (Midnight Black)
Amazon logo
$39.95
JBL GO 2 AmazonJBL GO 2 Portable Bluetooth Waterproof S...JBL GO 2 Portable Bluetooth Waterproof Speaker (Black) (Renewed)
Amazon logo
$29.95
JBL GO 2 AmazonJBL GO 2 IPX7 Waterproof Ultra Portable ...JBL GO 2 IPX7 Waterproof Ultra Portable Bluetooth Speaker On-The-Go Bundle with gSport Deluxe Hardshell Case (Black)
Amazon logo
$49.95
JBL GO 2 AmazonJBL GO Portable Wireless Bluetooth Speak...JBL GO Portable Wireless Bluetooth Speaker W/A Built-in Strap-Hook (Black)
Amazon logo
$31.21
JBL GO 2 AmazonJBL GO 2 Portable Bluetooth Waterproof S...JBL GO 2 Portable Bluetooth Waterproof Speaker - Black (Renewed)
Amazon logo
$29.00
JBL GO 2 AmazonJBL Go 2 Portable Bluetooth
Amazon logo
$39.95
JBL GO 2 AmazonJBL Go2 Portable Bluetooth Speaker - Gre...JBL Go2 Portable Bluetooth Speaker - Green
Amazon logo
$39.95
JBL GO 2 AmazonBluetooth Speakers, Anker Soundcore Blue...Bluetooth Speakers, Anker Soundcore Bluetooth Speaker with Loud Stereo Sound, 24-Hour Playtime, 66 ft Bluetooth Range, Built-in Mic. Perfect Portable Wireless Speaker for iPhone, Samsung and More
Amazon logo
$27.99

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