83points

JBL Boombox

100points

Libratone Zipp 2

JBL Boombox
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JBL Boombox vs Libratone Zipp 2

JBL Boombox
Libratone Zipp 2

Why is JBL Boombox better than Libratone Zipp 2?

  • 1 more drivers
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    4vs3
  • Weather-sealed (splashproof)
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  • Is dustproof and water-resistant
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  • 12h longer battery life
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    24hvs12h
  • 1 more USB ports
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    2vs1

Why is Libratone Zipp 2 better than JBL Boombox?

  • 84.23% less body volume
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    3884.72cm³vs24628.6cm³
  • Has a neodymium magnet
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  • Supports Wi-Fi
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  • Has voice commands
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  • Has a noise-canceling microphone
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  • Has a sleep timer
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  • Has AirPlay
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  • Supports Wi-Fi 4 (802.11n)
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Price comparison

User reviews

Overall Rating

JBL Boombox
10.0
4 User reviews
JBL Boombox
10.0/10
4 User reviews
Libratone Zipp 2
10.0
2 User reviews
Libratone Zipp 2
10.0/10
2 User reviews

Features

Build quality

10.0/10
4 votes
10.0/10
2 votes

Sound quality

10.0/10
4 votes
10.0/10
2 votes

Design

9.8/10
4 votes
10.0/10
2 votes

Value for money

9.8/10
4 votes
10.0/10
2 votes

Portability

10.0/10
4 votes
10.0/10
2 votes

Comments

Esteban

Esteban

10 months ago

10 / 10

Alta fidelidad en sonido

Esteban

Esteban

10 months ago

10 / 10

Alta calidad en sonido, diseño y batería de gran duración

1 users found this helpful
Sven

Sven

6 months ago

10 / 10

simply amazing

Sven

Sven

6 months ago

10 / 10

1 users found this helpful
JoZ

JoZ

5 months ago

10 / 10

Great Overall

JoZ

JoZ

5 months ago

10 / 10

An hrethiam tawp nang

0 users found this helpful

Design

Ingress Protection (IP) rating

Unknown. Help us by suggesting a value. (JBL Boombox)

Unknown. Help us by suggesting a value. (Libratone Zipp 2)

The first number of the IP rating refers to protection against dust, while the second number refers to protection against liquid. E.g. a first number of 6 denotes that it is completely dustproof, and a second number of 7 denotes that the device can withstand full immersion in water.
volume

24628.6cm³

3884.72cm³

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.
driver unit size

102mm

101.6mm

The driver unit is the component that produces sound in the device. Bigger drivers are more powerful and can produce better bass.
has a neodymium magnet
JBL Boombox
Libratone Zipp 2
Devices with neodymium magnets are lighter and more powerful than those which use ferrite magnets. They also have more bass and clear high notes.
control panel placed on a device
JBL Boombox
Libratone Zipp 2
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.
travel bag is included
JBL Boombox
Libratone Zipp 2
The device comes with its own special case or pouch, which is useful for safe transportation.
has a touch screen
JBL Boombox
Libratone Zipp 2
You can operate the device easily, by pressing the screen with your fingers.
weather-sealed (splashproof)
JBL Boombox
Libratone Zipp 2
The device is protected with extra seals to prevent failures caused by dust, raindrops, and water splashes.

Sound quality

has stereo speakers
JBL Boombox
Libratone Zipp 2
Devices with stereo speakers deliver sound from independent channels on both left and right sides, creating a richer sound and a better experience.
has a subwoofer
JBL Boombox
Libratone Zipp 2
Devices with a subwoofer have a higher quality, deeper bass.
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.
audio output power

2 x 30W

Unknown. Help us by suggesting a value. (Libratone Zipp 2)

Audio output power is based on the number of speakers and their power in watts. High audio output power results in loud, clear sounds.
Has a passive radiator
JBL Boombox
Libratone Zipp 2
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.
number of microphones

Unknown. Help us by suggesting a value. (JBL Boombox)

6

More microphones result in better sound quality and enable the device to filter out background noise.
has a noise-canceling microphone
JBL Boombox
Libratone Zipp 2
These microphones are designed to filter out background noise from the desired sound. Especially useful in noisy environments.
Signal-to-noise ratio (SNR)

80dB

Unknown. Help us by suggesting a value. (Libratone Zipp 2)

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

battery power

20000mAh

Unknown. Help us by suggesting a value. (Libratone Zipp 2)

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.
charge time

6.5h

Unknown. Help us by suggesting a value. (Libratone Zipp 2)

The time it takes to fully charge the battery.
has a battery level indicator
JBL Boombox
Libratone Zipp 2
An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.
has a rechargeable battery
JBL Boombox
Libratone Zipp 2
The battery can be recharged and used over again.
has a removable battery
JBL Boombox
Libratone Zipp 2
The battery is removable and can be replaced by the user if broken.
has wireless charging
JBL Boombox
Libratone Zipp 2
It supports a wireless charging standard such as Qi. To charge the device, you simply put it down on a compatible charging pad.
operating power consumption

Unknown. Help us by suggesting a value. (JBL Boombox)

Unknown. Help us by suggesting a value. (Libratone Zipp 2)

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

Unknown. Help us by suggesting a value. (JBL Boombox)

Unknown. Help us by suggesting a value. (Libratone Zipp 2)

The more power per year a device consumes, the less energy efficient it is, making it more costly over time.

Connectivity

multipoint count

2

Unknown. Help us by suggesting a value. (Libratone Zipp 2)

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.
supports Bluetooth pairing using NFC
JBL Boombox
Libratone Zipp 2
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.
has a socket for a 3.5 mm audio jack
JBL Boombox
Libratone Zipp 2
With a standard mini jack socket, you can use the device with most headphones.
has an AUX input
JBL Boombox
Libratone Zipp 2
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.
has LDAC
JBL Boombox
Libratone Zipp 2
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.
has aptX Adaptive
JBL Boombox
Libratone Zipp 2
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.
has aptX HD
JBL Boombox
Libratone Zipp 2
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).
has aptX
JBL Boombox
Libratone Zipp 2
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

Can be used wirelessly
JBL Boombox
Libratone Zipp 2
Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.
supports a remote smartphone
JBL Boombox
Libratone Zipp 2
This technology allows the users to use their smartphone as a remote control for the device.
has voice commands
JBL Boombox
Libratone Zipp 2
You can use your voice to control key functions of the device and you can easily access your device without pushing any button.
Has a radio
JBL Boombox
Libratone Zipp 2
A built-in FM radio tuner allows you to listen to most of the live-broadcasted FM radio stations without using the internet.
Has voice prompts
JBL Boombox
Libratone Zipp 2
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.
has a mute function
JBL Boombox
Libratone Zipp 2
The device has an option to mute/unmute a conversation directly from the device.
works as a power bank
JBL Boombox
Libratone Zipp 2
The power bank feature allows you to use the battery to charge other devices, such as your smartphone.
has a sleep timer
JBL Boombox
Libratone Zipp 2
A sleep timer is a function that shuts off the power after a preset amount of time.
internal storage

Unknown. Help us by suggesting a value. (JBL Boombox)

Unknown. Help us by suggesting a value. (Libratone Zipp 2)

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.

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