77points

Apple HomePod Mini

67points

JBL Flip 5

Comparison winner
Apple HomePod Mini
JBL Flip 5
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84 facts in comparison

Apple HomePod Mini vs JBL Flip 5

Apple HomePod Mini
JBL Flip 5

Why is Apple HomePod Mini better than JBL Flip 5?

  • Supports pairing for stereo sound
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  • Has a mute function
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  • Has AirPlay
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  • Has Dolby Atmos
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  • Works with Siri/Apple HomeKit
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  • Has a neodymium magnet
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  • Supports Wi-Fi 4 (802.11n)
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  • 12.58% less body volume
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    807.97cm³vs924.186cm³

Why is JBL Flip 5 better than Apple HomePod Mini?

  • Supports a remote smartphone
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  • Can be used wirelessly
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  • Has USB Type-C
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  • Is dustproof and water-resistant
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  • Weather-sealed (splashproof)
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  • Has a sleep timer
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  • Has a battery level indicator
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  • Has a rechargeable battery
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Price comparison

Apple HomePod Mini

ProductStorePrice
Apple HomePod Mini AmazonV-MORO HomePod Mini Wall Mount Holder, O...V-MORO HomePod Mini Wall Mount Holder, Outlet Mount Stand Hidden Cable Management for Apple HomePod Mini Smart Speaker Shelf Without Messy Wires Excellent Space Saving Punch-Free 2-Pack White
Amazon logo
$20
Apple HomePod Mini AmazonApple Homepod Mini Wall Mount,Outlet She...Apple Homepod Mini Wall Mount,Outlet Shelf Holder,Outlet-Shelves Power Perch with Built-in Cable Management,A Space Saving Solution for Google Home/Echo/Electric Toothbrush (White,Standard)
Amazon logo
$11
Apple HomePod Mini AmazonTopMade Table Holder Stand for HomePod M...TopMade Table Holder Stand for HomePod Mini, Speaker Base Wall Mount Holder Shelf Stand Compatible with Apple HomePod Mini Desktop Stand Bracket Scratch Free Anti Slip Pad, Space Saving Speaker Stand
Amazon logo
$13
Apple HomePod Mini AmazonDelidigi HomePod Mini Wall Mount Stable ...Delidigi HomePod Mini Wall Mount Stable Bracket Holder Shelf Stand for Apple HomePod Mini, Built-in Cable Organizer with Screws(Black)
Amazon logo
$14
Apple HomePod Mini AmazonEXIMUS Universal Mini Speaker Wall Mount...EXIMUS Universal Mini Speaker Wall Mount Compatible with Apple HomePod Mini, Echo Dot, Google Home/Nest Mini - Black
Amazon logo
$18
Apple HomePod Mini AmazonAIRSPO Apple Homepod Mini Wall Mount Stu...AIRSPO Apple Homepod Mini Wall Mount Sturdy Speaker Wall Mount Holder for Homepod Mini Space Saving Solution with Cable Management (White, 2 Pack)
Amazon logo
$20
Apple HomePod Mini AmazonKT-CASE for HomePod Mini Travel Box,Home...KT-CASE for HomePod Mini Travel Box,HomePod Mini Bag- Apple HomePod Mini Carry Case (Black)
Amazon logo
$17
Apple HomePod Mini AmazonApple AirTag
Amazon logo
$29
Apple HomePod Mini AmazonApple AirTag Leather Key Ring - Saddle B...Apple AirTag Leather Key Ring - Saddle Brown
Amazon logo
$35
Apple HomePod Mini AmazonApple Pencil (2nd Generation)
Amazon logo
$111

JBL Flip 5

ProductStorePrice
JBL Flip 5 AmazonJBL FLIP 5, Waterproof Portable Bluetoot...JBL FLIP 5, Waterproof Portable Bluetooth Speaker, Black (New Model)
Amazon logo
$130
JBL Flip 5 AmazonJBL Flip 5 Waterproof Portable Wireless ...JBL Flip 5 Waterproof Portable Wireless Bluetooth Speaker Bundle - (Pair) Black
Amazon logo
$204
JBL Flip 5 AmazonJBL Flip 5 Waterproof Portable Bluetooth...JBL Flip 5 Waterproof Portable Bluetooth Speaker - Black (Renewed)
Amazon logo
$89
JBL Flip 5 AmazonLoudspeaker JBL Flip 5
Amazon logo
$110
JBL Flip 5 AmazonJBL FLIP 5, Waterproof Portable Bluetoot...JBL FLIP 5, Waterproof Portable Bluetooth Speaker, Squad (New Model)
Amazon logo
$130
JBL Flip 5 AmazonJBL FLIP 5 - Waterproof Portable Bluetoo...JBL FLIP 5 - Waterproof Portable Bluetooth Speaker Made From 100% Recycled Plastic - Blue (Renewed)
Amazon logo
$95
JBL Flip 5 AmazonJBL FLIP 5, Waterproof Portable Bluetoot...JBL FLIP 5, Waterproof Portable Bluetooth Speaker, Gray (New Model)
Amazon logo
$130
JBL Flip 5 AmazonURBAN ARMOR GEAR UAG Designed for Samsun...URBAN ARMOR GEAR UAG Designed for Samsung Galaxy S21 5G Case [6.2-inch Screen] Rugged Lightweight Slim Shockproof Transparent Plyo Protective Cover, Ice
Amazon logo
$40
JBL Flip 5 AmazonJBL JBLFLIP5BLKAM FLIP 5 Waterproof Port...JBL JBLFLIP5BLKAM FLIP 5 Waterproof Portable Bluetooth Speaker,Black
Amazon logo
$104
JBL Flip 5 AmazonJBL JBLFLIP5BLKAM FLIP 5 Waterproof Port...JBL JBLFLIP5BLKAM FLIP 5 Waterproof Portable Bluetooth Speaker Black
Amazon logo
$102
JBL Flip 5 aliexpressJBL Flip 5 Wireless Portable Stereo Spea...JBL Flip 5 Wireless Portable Stereo Speaker
aliexpress logo
$160
JBL Flip 5 aliexpressJBL Flip 5 Powerful Bluetooth Speaker, M...JBL Flip 5 Powerful Bluetooth Speaker, Mini Portable, Wireless, Waterproof BT Speaker with Bass and Stereo Music Perfect Travel
aliexpress logo
$137

Features

1.supports pairing for stereo sound
Apple HomePod Mini
JBL Flip 5
If you have a second speaker of the same type, you can pair them together to create a stereo sound setup.
2.works with Alexa
Apple HomePod Mini
JBL Flip 5
It is compatible with Amazon’s Alexa voice assistant, allowing you to use voice commands to control the device from other Alexa-compatible devices.
3.compatible with Google Assistant
Apple HomePod Mini
JBL Flip 5
It is compatible with Google Assistant, allowing you to use voice commands to control the device from other Google Assistant-compatible devices.
4.works with Siri/Apple HomeKit
Apple HomePod Mini
JBL Flip 5
It is compatible with Apple's Siri voice assistant, allowing you to use voice commands to control the device from other Apple HomeKit-compatible devices.
5.has AirPlay
Apple HomePod Mini
JBL Flip 5
AirPlay allows wireless connection of Apple devices with external screens or speakers. You may stream computer screen, video and music from iOS devices, play games like on consoles or present your slideshows easily on your TV.
6.has a mute function
Apple HomePod Mini
JBL Flip 5
The device has an option to mute/unmute a conversation directly from the device.
7.can recognize individual voices
Apple HomePod Mini
JBL Flip 5
It can recognize different people's voices. This allows it to respond with information tailored to that person.
8.has Chromecast built-in
Apple HomePod Mini
JBL Flip 5
Chromecast built-in is a technology that allows users to stream entertainment and apps from their phone, tablet, or laptop, straight to the Chromecast-enabled device.
9.has Spotify Connect
Apple HomePod Mini
JBL Flip 5
Spotify Connect allows you to control the music playing on the speaker from the Spotify app on another device (when the devices are connected to the same Wi-Fi network).

Sound quality

1.has stereo speakers
Apple HomePod Mini
JBL Flip 5
Devices with stereo speakers deliver sound from independent channels on both left and right sides, creating a richer sound and a better experience.
2.number of microphones

4

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More microphones result in better sound quality and enable the device to filter out background noise.
3.Has a passive radiator
Apple HomePod Mini
JBL Flip 5
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.
4.has a subwoofer
Apple HomePod Mini
JBL Flip 5
Devices with a subwoofer have a higher quality, deeper bass.
5.has Dolby Atmos
Apple HomePod Mini
JBL Flip 5
Dolby Atmos is a surround sound technology that allows sounds to be interpreted as three-dimensional objects. By doing so, Dolby Atmos allows for immersive, 360-degree sound.
6.built-in subwoofer size

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Bigger subwoofers are capable of producing deeper bass sounds.
7.driver unit size

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44mm

The driver unit is the component that produces sound in the device. Bigger drivers are more powerful and can produce better bass.
8.drivers count

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1

A speaker driver is an individual transducer that converts electrical energy to sound waves. More drivers may result in better sound quality.
9.highest frequency

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20000Hz

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

General info

1.has an AUX input
Apple HomePod Mini
JBL Flip 5
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.has a detachable cable
Apple HomePod Mini
JBL Flip 5
With a detachable cable you can use alternative cables, and if the cable is pulled it will pop out instead of breaking.
3.warranty period

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1

When covered under the manufacturer’s warranty it is possible to get a replacement in the case of a malfunction.
4.supports Wi-Fi 6 (802.11ax)
Apple HomePod Mini
JBL Flip 5
Wi-Fi 6, released in 2019, is based on the IEEE 802.11ax wireless LAN standard. Designed to operate in all frequency bands between 1 and 6 GHz, it offers higher data rates and lower latency compared to previous Wi-Fi technologies.
5.supports Wi-Fi 5 (802.11ac)
Apple HomePod Mini
JBL Flip 5
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.
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.
7.Has Bluetooth aptX
Apple HomePod Mini
JBL Flip 5
Bluetooth aptX is an audio codec used for transmitting hi-resolution audio wirelessly from Bluetooth-enabled devices. Developed by Qualcomm, the aptX audio technology includes variations such as aptX HD, aptX Low Latency, and aptX Adaptive.
8.is DLNA-certified
Apple HomePod Mini
JBL Flip 5
All DLNA-certified products are compatible with one another. When different devices are connected to the same network, data can be transferred easily between them.
9.supports Wi-Fi 4 (802.11n)
Apple HomePod Mini
JBL Flip 5
Wi-Fi 4 (802.11n) is a wireless standard released in 2009. It has faster transfer rates and improved security compared to its predecessors – a, b, and g.

Design

1.control panel placed on a device
Apple HomePod Mini
JBL Flip 5
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.
2.megapixels (main camera)

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The number of megapixels determines the resolution of the images captured with the main camera. A higher megapixel count means that the camera is capable of capturing more details. However, the megapixel count is not the only important element determining the quality of an image.
3.resolution

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Resolution is an essential indicator of a screen's image quality, representing the maximum amount of pixels that can be shown on the screen. The resolution is given as a compound value, comprised of horizontal and vertical pixels.
4.screen size

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The bigger the screen size is, the better the user experience.
5.volume

807.97cm³

924.19cm³

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

84.3mm

74mm

The height represents the vertical dimension of the product. We consider a smaller height better because it assures easy maneuverability.
7.width

97.9mm

181mm

The width represents the horizontal dimension of the product. We consider a smaller width better because it assures easy maneuverability.
8.thickness

97.9mm

69mm

We consider a thinner chassis better because it makes the product more compact and portable. Thinness is a feature highlighted by many manufacturers of mobile devices, but it is essential for a wide range of products.
9.weight

345g

540g

We consider a lower weight better because lighter devices are more comfortable to carry. A lower weight is also an advantage for home appliances, as it makes transportation easier, and for many other types of products.

Miscellaneous

1.supports a remote smartphone
Apple HomePod Mini
JBL Flip 5
This technology allows the users to use their smartphone as a remote control for the device.
2.has a noise-canceling microphone
Apple HomePod Mini
JBL Flip 5
These microphones are designed to filter out background noise from the desired sound. Especially useful in noisy environments.
3.has voice commands
Apple HomePod Mini
JBL Flip 5
You can use your voice to control key functions of the device and you can easily access your device without pushing any button.
4.Has voice prompts
Apple HomePod Mini
JBL Flip 5
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.
5.has an external memory slot
Apple HomePod Mini
JBL Flip 5
The device has a standard memory slot (such as an SD or micro SD card slot) that enables you to extend the built-in internal storage with affordable memory modules, or easily retrieve data, such as photographs, from the memory card.
6.has a 3.5mm male connector
Apple HomePod Mini
JBL Flip 5
A standard 3.5mm male connector is suitable for use with all MP3 players and computer sound cards.
7.Can be used wirelessly
Apple HomePod Mini
JBL Flip 5
Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.
8.USB ports

Unknown. Help us by suggesting a value. (Apple HomePod Mini)

1

With more USB ports, you are able to connect more devices.
9.has wireless charging
Apple HomePod Mini
JBL Flip 5
It supports a wireless charging standard such as Qi. To charge the device, you simply put it down on a compatible charging pad.

Price comparison

Apple HomePod Mini

ProductStorePrice
Apple HomePod Mini AmazonV-MORO HomePod Mini Wall Mount Holder, O...V-MORO HomePod Mini Wall Mount Holder, Outlet Mount Stand Hidden Cable Management for Apple HomePod Mini Smart Speaker Shelf Without Messy Wires Excellent Space Saving Punch-Free 2-Pack White
Amazon logo
$20
Apple HomePod Mini AmazonApple Homepod Mini Wall Mount,Outlet She...Apple Homepod Mini Wall Mount,Outlet Shelf Holder,Outlet-Shelves Power Perch with Built-in Cable Management,A Space Saving Solution for Google Home/Echo/Electric Toothbrush (White,Standard)
Amazon logo
$11
Apple HomePod Mini AmazonTopMade Table Holder Stand for HomePod M...TopMade Table Holder Stand for HomePod Mini, Speaker Base Wall Mount Holder Shelf Stand Compatible with Apple HomePod Mini Desktop Stand Bracket Scratch Free Anti Slip Pad, Space Saving Speaker Stand
Amazon logo
$13
Apple HomePod Mini AmazonDelidigi HomePod Mini Wall Mount Stable ...Delidigi HomePod Mini Wall Mount Stable Bracket Holder Shelf Stand for Apple HomePod Mini, Built-in Cable Organizer with Screws(Black)
Amazon logo
$14
Apple HomePod Mini AmazonEXIMUS Universal Mini Speaker Wall Mount...EXIMUS Universal Mini Speaker Wall Mount Compatible with Apple HomePod Mini, Echo Dot, Google Home/Nest Mini - Black
Amazon logo
$18
Apple HomePod Mini AmazonAIRSPO Apple Homepod Mini Wall Mount Stu...AIRSPO Apple Homepod Mini Wall Mount Sturdy Speaker Wall Mount Holder for Homepod Mini Space Saving Solution with Cable Management (White, 2 Pack)
Amazon logo
$20
Apple HomePod Mini AmazonKT-CASE for HomePod Mini Travel Box,Home...KT-CASE for HomePod Mini Travel Box,HomePod Mini Bag- Apple HomePod Mini Carry Case (Black)
Amazon logo
$17
Apple HomePod Mini AmazonApple AirTag
Amazon logo
$29
Apple HomePod Mini AmazonApple AirTag Leather Key Ring - Saddle B...Apple AirTag Leather Key Ring - Saddle Brown
Amazon logo
$35
Apple HomePod Mini AmazonApple Pencil (2nd Generation)
Amazon logo
$111

JBL Flip 5

ProductStorePrice
JBL Flip 5 AmazonJBL FLIP 5, Waterproof Portable Bluetoot...JBL FLIP 5, Waterproof Portable Bluetooth Speaker, Black (New Model)
Amazon logo
$130
JBL Flip 5 AmazonJBL Flip 5 Waterproof Portable Wireless ...JBL Flip 5 Waterproof Portable Wireless Bluetooth Speaker Bundle - (Pair) Black
Amazon logo
$204
JBL Flip 5 AmazonJBL Flip 5 Waterproof Portable Bluetooth...JBL Flip 5 Waterproof Portable Bluetooth Speaker - Black (Renewed)
Amazon logo
$89
JBL Flip 5 AmazonLoudspeaker JBL Flip 5
Amazon logo
$110
JBL Flip 5 AmazonJBL FLIP 5, Waterproof Portable Bluetoot...JBL FLIP 5, Waterproof Portable Bluetooth Speaker, Squad (New Model)
Amazon logo
$130
JBL Flip 5 AmazonJBL FLIP 5 - Waterproof Portable Bluetoo...JBL FLIP 5 - Waterproof Portable Bluetooth Speaker Made From 100% Recycled Plastic - Blue (Renewed)
Amazon logo
$95
JBL Flip 5 AmazonJBL FLIP 5, Waterproof Portable Bluetoot...JBL FLIP 5, Waterproof Portable Bluetooth Speaker, Gray (New Model)
Amazon logo
$130
JBL Flip 5 AmazonURBAN ARMOR GEAR UAG Designed for Samsun...URBAN ARMOR GEAR UAG Designed for Samsung Galaxy S21 5G Case [6.2-inch Screen] Rugged Lightweight Slim Shockproof Transparent Plyo Protective Cover, Ice
Amazon logo
$40
JBL Flip 5 AmazonJBL JBLFLIP5BLKAM FLIP 5 Waterproof Port...JBL JBLFLIP5BLKAM FLIP 5 Waterproof Portable Bluetooth Speaker,Black
Amazon logo
$104
JBL Flip 5 AmazonJBL JBLFLIP5BLKAM FLIP 5 Waterproof Port...JBL JBLFLIP5BLKAM FLIP 5 Waterproof Portable Bluetooth Speaker Black
Amazon logo
$102
JBL Flip 5 aliexpressJBL Flip 5 Wireless Portable Stereo Spea...JBL Flip 5 Wireless Portable Stereo Speaker
aliexpress logo
$160
JBL Flip 5 aliexpressJBL Flip 5 Powerful Bluetooth Speaker, M...JBL Flip 5 Powerful Bluetooth Speaker, Mini Portable, Wireless, Waterproof BT Speaker with Bass and Stereo Music Perfect Travel
aliexpress logo
$137

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