86points
68points

JBL Xtreme

81points
64points

Sony SRS-XB41

JBL Xtreme
Comparison winner
Cost-effectiveness winner
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29 facts in comparison

JBL Xtreme vs Sony SRS-XB41

JBL Xtreme
Sony SRS-XB41

Why is JBL Xtreme better than Sony SRS-XB41?

  • Has a subwoofer
    ?
  • 2 more drivers
    ?

    4vs2
  • 5.1mm bigger driver unit
    ?

    63mmvs57.9mm
  • Has a 3.5mm male connector
    ?
  • 8mm narrower
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    283mmvs291mm

Why is Sony SRS-XB41 better than JBL Xtreme?

  • 50Hz lower low-frequency
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    20Hzvs70Hz
  • 26.95% less body volume
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    3177.72cm³vs4350.276cm³
  • 9h longer battery life
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    24hvs15h
  • Supports Bluetooth pairing using NFC
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  • Has a socket for a 3.5 mm audio jack
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  • 612g lighter
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    1.5kgvs2112g
  • 22mm shorter
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    104mmvs126mm
  • 17mm thinner
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    105mmvs122mm

Price comparison

JBL Xtreme

Buy used:

$384.69

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JBL Xtreme AmazonJBL Xtreme Portable Wireless Bluetooth S...JBL Xtreme Portable Wireless Bluetooth Speaker (Black)
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$179.99
JBL Xtreme AmazonJBL Xtreme Portable Wireless Bluetooth S...JBL Xtreme Portable Wireless Bluetooth Speaker - Red (Renewed)
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$169.99
JBL Xtreme AmazonJBL Xtreme Portable Wireless Bluetooth S...JBL Xtreme Portable Wireless Bluetooth Speaker - Black - (Renewed)
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$169.00
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$169.99

Sony SRS-XB41

Buy used:

$219.50

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Sony SRS-XB41 AmazonSony SRS-XB41 Portable Wireless Bluetoot...Sony SRS-XB41 Portable Wireless Bluetooth Speaker - Black - SRSXB41/B (Renewed)
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$134.95

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Design

1.volume

4350.28cm³

3177.72cm³

Volume is the quantity of three-dimensional space enclosed by the product's chassis or, in simpler terms, the space the product occupies.
2.drivers count

4

2

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
JBL Xtreme
Sony SRS-XB41
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.driver unit size

63mm

57.9mm

The driver unit is the component that produces sound in the device. Bigger drivers are more powerful and can produce better bass.
5.weather-sealed (splashproof)
JBL Xtreme
Sony SRS-XB41
The device is protected with extra seals to prevent failures caused by dust, raindrops, and water splashes.
6.is dustproof and water-resistant
JBL Xtreme
Sony SRS-XB41
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.

Sound quality

1.has stereo speakers
JBL Xtreme
Sony SRS-XB41
Devices with stereo speakers deliver sound from independent channels on both left and right sides, creating a richer sound and a better experience.
2.lowest frequency

70Hz

20Hz

The lowest frequency at which the device produces audio. The lower the low-frequency response, the stronger and juicier the bass.
3.has a subwoofer
JBL Xtreme
Sony SRS-XB41
Devices with a subwoofer have a higher quality, deeper bass.
4.Has a passive radiator
JBL Xtreme
Sony SRS-XB41
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.
5.highest frequency

20000Hz

20000Hz

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

Power

1.has a rechargeable battery
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Sony SRS-XB41
The battery can be recharged and used over again.
2.has a battery level indicator
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Sony SRS-XB41
An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.
3.Battery life

15h

24h

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.
4.has wireless charging
JBL Xtreme
Sony SRS-XB41
The manufacturer offers a branded wireless charging kit. To charge the device, you simply put it down on its charging base.
5.has a removable battery
JBL Xtreme
Sony SRS-XB41
The battery is removable and can be replaced by the user if broken.

Connectivity

1.has an AUX input
JBL Xtreme
Sony SRS-XB41
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.
2.Bluetooth version

4.2

4.2

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 Bluetooth pairing using NFC
JBL Xtreme
Sony SRS-XB41
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.
4.has a socket for a 3.5 mm audio jack
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Sony SRS-XB41
With a standard mini jack socket, you can use the device with most headphones.
5.has a 3.5mm male connector
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Sony SRS-XB41
A standard 3.5mm male connector is suitable for use with all MP3 players and computer sound cards.

Features

1.Can be used wirelessly
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Sony SRS-XB41
Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.
2.supports a remote smartphone
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Sony SRS-XB41
This technology allows the users to use their smartphone as a remote control for the device.

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