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Harman Kardon Onyx Studio 5

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JBL Charge 4

Harman Kardon Onyx Studio 5
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Harman Kardon Onyx Studio 5 vs JBL Charge 4

Harman Kardon Onyx Studio 5
JBL Charge 4

Why is Harman Kardon Onyx Studio 5 better than JBL Charge 4?

  • Has a subwoofer
    ?
  • 10Hz lower low-frequency
    ?

    50Hzvs60Hz
  • 20W more audio output power
    ?

    1 x 50Wvs1 x 30W
  • 0.5h shorter charge time
    ?

    5hvs5.5h

Why is JBL Charge 4 better than Harman Kardon Onyx Studio 5?

  • 81.63% less body volume
    ?

    1943.7cm³vs10578.43cm³
  • Weather-sealed (splashproof)
    ?
  • Is dustproof and water-resistant
    ?
  • 12h longer battery life
    ?

    20hvs8h
  • 2.28x more battery power
    ?

    7500mAhvs3283mAh
  • Has USB Type-C
    ?
  • Has a detachable cable
    ?
  • Has a sleep timer
    ?

Price comparison

Harman Kardon Onyx Studio 5

Buy used:

$207

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Harman Kardon Onyx Studio 5 amazonHarman Kardon Onyx Studio 5 Bluetooth Wi...Harman Kardon Onyx Studio 5 Bluetooth Wireless Speaker (Onyx5) (Black) (Renewed)
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$250
Harman Kardon Onyx Studio 5 amazonHarman Kardon Onyx Studio 5 Bluetooth Wi...Harman Kardon Onyx Studio 5 Bluetooth Wireless Speaker - Gray (HKOS5GRYSP)
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$299
Harman Kardon Onyx Studio 5 amazonHarman Kardon Onyx Studio 7 Bluetooth Wi...Harman Kardon Onyx Studio 7 Bluetooth Wireless Portable Speaker - 8 hours Music play time - Black
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$175

JBL Charge 4

Buy used:

$150

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$200
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$119
JBL Charge 4 amazonJBL Charge 4 - Waterproof Portable Bluet...JBL Charge 4 - Waterproof Portable Bluetooth Speaker - Blue
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$109
JBL Charge 4 amazonJBL Charge 4 - Waterproof Portable Bluet...JBL Charge 4 - Waterproof Portable Bluetooth Speaker - Gray
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$109
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$109
JBL Charge 4 walmartJBL Charge 4 Portable Waterproof Bluetoo...JBL Charge 4 Portable Waterproof Bluetooth Speaker Red
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$150
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$69
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$45
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Harman Kardon Onyx Studio 5
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0.0/10
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JBL Charge 4
8.7
7 User reviews
JBL Charge 4
8.7/10
7 User reviews

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9.1/10
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Design

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8.4/10
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Design

1.volume

10578.43cm³

1943.7cm³

Volume is the quantity of three-dimensional space enclosed by the product's chassis or, in simpler terms, the space the product occupies.
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
Harman Kardon Onyx Studio 5
JBL Charge 4
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

120mm

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The driver unit is the component that produces sound in the device. Bigger drivers are more powerful and can produce better bass.
5.has a neodymium magnet
Harman Kardon Onyx Studio 5
JBL Charge 4
Devices with neodymium magnets are lighter and more powerful than those which use ferrite magnets. They also have more bass and clear high notes.
6.travel bag is included
Harman Kardon Onyx Studio 5
JBL Charge 4
The device comes with its own special case or pouch, which is useful for safe transportation.
7.has a touch screen
Harman Kardon Onyx Studio 5
JBL Charge 4
You can operate the device easily, by pressing the screen with your fingers.
8.weather-sealed (splashproof)
Harman Kardon Onyx Studio 5
JBL Charge 4
The device is protected with extra seals to prevent failures caused by dust, raindrops, and water splashes.
9.is dustproof and water-resistant
Harman Kardon Onyx Studio 5
JBL Charge 4
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
Harman Kardon Onyx Studio 5
JBL Charge 4
Devices with stereo speakers deliver sound from independent channels on both left and right sides, creating a richer sound and a better experience.
2.has a subwoofer
Harman Kardon Onyx Studio 5
JBL Charge 4
Devices with a subwoofer have a higher quality, deeper bass.
3.highest frequency

20000Hz

20000Hz

The highest frequency at which device produces audio. The higher the high-frequency response, the clearer and crispier the treble.
The lowest frequency at which the device produces audio. The lower the low-frequency response, the stronger and juicier the bass.
5.audio output power

1 x 50W

1 x 30W

Audio output power is based on the number of speakers and their power in watts. High audio output power results in loud, clear sounds.
6.Has a passive radiator
Harman Kardon Onyx Studio 5
JBL Charge 4
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.
7.number of microphones

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More microphones result in better sound quality and enable the device to filter out background noise.
8.has a noise-canceling microphone
Harman Kardon Onyx Studio 5
JBL Charge 4
These microphones are designed to filter out background noise from the desired sound. Especially useful in noisy environments.
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.

Power

1.battery power

3283mAh

7500mAh

Battery power, or battery capacity, represents the amount of electrical energy that a battery can store. More battery power can be an indication of longer 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.
The time it takes to fully charge the battery.
4.has a battery level indicator
Harman Kardon Onyx Studio 5
JBL Charge 4
An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.
5.has a rechargeable battery
Harman Kardon Onyx Studio 5
JBL Charge 4
The battery can be recharged and used over again.
6.has a removable battery
Harman Kardon Onyx Studio 5
JBL Charge 4
The battery is removable and can be replaced by the user if broken.
7.can be used with standard batteries
Harman Kardon Onyx Studio 5
JBL Charge 4
You can use the device with standard batteries instead of a power supply.
8.has wireless charging
Harman Kardon Onyx Studio 5
JBL Charge 4
It supports a wireless charging standard such as Qi. To charge the device, you simply put it down on a compatible charging pad.
9.operating power consumption

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Unknown. Help us by suggesting a value. (JBL Charge 4)

How much power the device consumes when it's switched on.

Connectivity

Multipoint allows you to link to more Bluetooth devices and switch between them. For example you can easily switch calls from one device to another without having to manually disconnect and reconnect.
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
Harman Kardon Onyx Studio 5
JBL Charge 4
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
Harman Kardon Onyx Studio 5
JBL Charge 4
With a standard mini jack socket, you can use the device with most headphones.
5.has an AUX input
Harman Kardon Onyx Studio 5
JBL Charge 4
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.
6.has LDAC
Harman Kardon Onyx Studio 5
JBL Charge 4
LDAC is a codec developed by Sony for Bluetooth audio. It is capable of a very high bitrate of 990kbps, which provides high resolution audio. It can also automatically adjust to a lower bitrate of 330kbps or 660kbps to increase stability.
7.has aptX Adaptive
Harman Kardon Onyx Studio 5
JBL Charge 4
aptx Adaptive is an audio codec for Bluetooth devices that is developed by Qualcomm. It has a variable bit rate (between 279kbps and 420kbps), which means it can adjust the bit rate for different scenarios, such as listening to HD audio or reducing interference from other devices.
8.has aptX HD
Harman Kardon Onyx Studio 5
JBL Charge 4
aptX HD is an audio codec for Bluetooth devices that is developed by Qualcomm. It supports high quality 24-bit audio (at a bit rate of 576kbps).
9.Has Bluetooth aptX
Harman Kardon Onyx Studio 5
JBL Charge 4
aptX is a codec used for transmitting audio wirelessly with Bluetooth. It is developed by Qualcomm, and supports 16-bit audio at a bit rate of 384kbps.

Features

1.Can be used wirelessly
Harman Kardon Onyx Studio 5
JBL Charge 4
Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.
2.supports a remote smartphone
Harman Kardon Onyx Studio 5
JBL Charge 4
This technology allows the users to use their smartphone as a remote control for the device.
3.has voice commands
Harman Kardon Onyx Studio 5
JBL Charge 4
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 a radio
Harman Kardon Onyx Studio 5
JBL Charge 4
A built-in FM radio tuner allows you to listen to most of the live-broadcasted FM radio stations without using the internet.
5.Has voice prompts
Harman Kardon Onyx Studio 5
JBL Charge 4
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.
6.has a mute function
Harman Kardon Onyx Studio 5
JBL Charge 4
The device has an option to mute/unmute a conversation directly from the device.
7.works as a power bank
Harman Kardon Onyx Studio 5
JBL Charge 4
The power bank feature allows you to use the battery to charge other devices, such as your smartphone.
8.has a sleep timer
Harman Kardon Onyx Studio 5
JBL Charge 4
A sleep timer is a function that shuts off the power after a preset amount of time.
9.internal storage

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The internal storage refers to the built-in storage space available in a device for system data, apps, and user-generated data. With a large amount of internal storage, you can save more files and apps on your device.

Miscellaneous

1.Price (global median value)

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174.91 €

Updated on Tue Apr 19 2022
The global median price is determined by calculating the median value of all the prices available for a product, taking into account all markets.

Price comparison

Harman Kardon Onyx Studio 5

Buy used:

$207

ProductStorePrice
Harman Kardon Onyx Studio 5 amazonHarman Kardon Onyx Studio 5 Bluetooth Wi...Harman Kardon Onyx Studio 5 Bluetooth Wireless Speaker (Onyx5) (Black) (Renewed)
amazon logo
$250
Harman Kardon Onyx Studio 5 amazonHarman Kardon Onyx Studio 5 Bluetooth Wi...Harman Kardon Onyx Studio 5 Bluetooth Wireless Speaker - Gray (HKOS5GRYSP)
amazon logo
$299
Harman Kardon Onyx Studio 5 amazonHarman Kardon Onyx Studio 7 Bluetooth Wi...Harman Kardon Onyx Studio 7 Bluetooth Wireless Portable Speaker - 8 hours Music play time - Black
amazon logo
$175

JBL Charge 4

Buy used:

$150

ProductStorePrice
JBL Charge 4 amazonJBL Enceinte Bluetooth Charge 4 Bleu
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$200
JBL Charge 4 amazonJBL Charge 4 - Waterproof Portable Bluet...JBL Charge 4 - Waterproof Portable Bluetooth Speaker - Green
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$119
JBL Charge 4 amazonJBL Charge 4 - Waterproof Portable Bluet...JBL Charge 4 - Waterproof Portable Bluetooth Speaker - Blue
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$109
JBL Charge 4 amazonJBL Charge 4 - Waterproof Portable Bluet...JBL Charge 4 - Waterproof Portable Bluetooth Speaker - Gray
amazon logo
$109
JBL Charge 4 walmartJBL Charge 4 Portable Bluetooth Speaker ...JBL Charge 4 Portable Bluetooth Speaker Sand
walmart logo
$109
JBL Charge 4 walmartJBL Charge 4 Portable Waterproof Bluetoo...JBL Charge 4 Portable Waterproof Bluetooth Speaker Red
walmart logo
$150
JBL Charge 4 aliexpressBoombox 2 Wireless Bluetooth Speaker Por...Boombox 2 Wireless Bluetooth Speaker Portable Dynamic Speaker Music Subwoofer Outdoor IPX7 Speaker Waterproof Stereo
aliexpress logo
$69
JBL Charge 4 aliexpressSuitable for JBL Flip5 generation music ...Suitable for JBL Flip5 generation music kaleidoscope ES Bluetooth speaker wireless mini audio outdoor portable bass
aliexpress logo
$45
JBL Charge 4 aliexpressJBL Charge4 Bluetooth Wireless Speaker C...JBL Charge4 Bluetooth Wireless Speaker Charge 4 IPX7 Waterproof Music Sound Deep Partybox Speakers CLIP 3 Pulse FLIP 5 Boombox
aliexpress logo
$14

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