66points
58points

JBL Flip 5

66points
56points

Sony SRS-XB23

Cost-effectiveness winner
JBL Flip 5
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82 facts in comparison

JBL Flip 5 vs Sony SRS-XB23

JBL Flip 5
Sony SRS-XB23

Why is JBL Flip 5 better than Sony SRS-XB23?

  • 26.6% less body volume
    ?

    924.19cm³vs1259.17cm³
  • 1.78x more battery power
    ?

    4800mAhvs2700mAh
  • 1.5h shorter charge time
    ?

    2.5hvs4h
  • Has a sleep timer
    ?
  • 40g lighter
    ?

    540gvs580g
  • 37mm narrower
    ?

    181mmvs218mm
  • 7mm thinner
    ?

    69mmvs76mm

Why is Sony SRS-XB23 better than JBL Flip 5?

  • Has stereo speakers
    ?
  • 45Hz lower low-frequency
    ?

    20Hzvs65Hz
  • 1 more drivers
    ?

    2vs1
  • 0.8 newer Bluetooth version
    ?

    5vs4.2
  • Has voice commands
    ?
  • Has voice prompts
    ?

Price comparison

JBL Flip 5

Buy used:

$25

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JBL Flip 5 amazonJBL FLIP 5, Waterproof Portable Bluetoot...JBL FLIP 5, Waterproof Portable Bluetooth Speaker, Black
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$130
JBL Flip 5 amazonJBL Flip 5 Waterproof Portable Wireless ...JBL Flip 5 Waterproof Portable Wireless Bluetooth Speaker Bundle - (Pair) Black
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$200
JBL Flip 5 amazonJBL Flip 5 Waterproof Portable Bluetooth...JBL Flip 5 Waterproof Portable Bluetooth Speaker - Black (Renewed)
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$83
JBL Flip 5 amazonLoudspeaker JBL Flip 5
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$105
JBL Flip 5 walmartJBL Flip 5 Bluetooth Splashproof Speaker...JBL Flip 5 Bluetooth Splashproof Speaker Blue
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$100
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$130
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$69
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$23
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$45

Sony SRS-XB23

Buy used:

$79

ProductStorePrice
Sony SRS-XB23 amazonSony SRS-XB23 EXTRA BASS Wireless Blueto...Sony SRS-XB23 EXTRA BASS Wireless Bluetooth Portable Lightweight Travel Speaker, IP67 Waterproof & Durable for Outdoor, 12 Hour Battery, USB Type-C, Removable Strap and Speakerphone, Black
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$88
Sony SRS-XB23 amazonSony SRS-XB23 EXTRA BASS Wireless Blueto...Sony SRS-XB23 EXTRA BASS Wireless Bluetooth Portable Lightweight Travel Speaker, IP67 Waterproof & Durable for Outdoor, 12 Hour Battery, USB Type-C, Removable Strap and Speakerphone, Coral Red
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$88
Sony SRS-XB23 amazonSony SRS-XB23 EXTRA BASS Wireless Blueto...Sony SRS-XB23 EXTRA BASS Wireless Bluetooth Portable Lightweight Travel Speaker, IP67 Waterproof & Durable for Outdoor, 12 Hour Battery, USB Type-C, Removable Strap and Speakerphone, Olive Green
amazon logo
$88
Sony SRS-XB23 amazonSony Extra Bass Portable Bluetooth Speak...Sony Extra Bass Portable Bluetooth Speaker Black- SRS-XB23/B (Renewed)
amazon logo
$80
Sony SRS-XB23 walmartSony Portable Bluetooth Speaker with Wat...Sony Portable Bluetooth Speaker with Waterproof Green SRS-XB23
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$88
Sony SRS-XB23 walmartSony SRSXB23R XB23 Extra Bass™ Portable ...Sony SRSXB23R XB23 Extra Bass™ Portable Bluetooth® Speaker
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$88
Sony SRS-XB23 aliexpressSpeaker Bumper Travel Carrying Case Prot...Speaker Bumper Travel Carrying Case Protective Cover For Sony SRS-XB23 Wireless Speaker Shell Skin Bag With Buckle
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$8.82
Sony SRS-XB23 aliexpressPortable Case with Handle FOR Sony SRS-X...Portable Case with Handle FOR Sony SRS-XB23 Wireless Speaker Shock-Absorbing Classic Style Speaker Covers
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$5.42
Sony SRS-XB23 aliexpressSilicone Bumper Travel Carrying Case Pro...Silicone Bumper Travel Carrying Case Protective Cover For Sony SRS-XB23 EXTRA BASS Bluetooth Speaker Shell Skin Bag With Buckle
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$4.10

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User reviews

Overall Rating

JBL Flip 5
8.2
16 User reviews
JBL Flip 5
8.2/10
16 User reviews
Sony SRS-XB23
0.0
0 User reviews
Sony SRS-XB23
0.0/10
0 User reviews

Features

Build quality

9.1/10
12 votes
No reviews yet
 

Sound quality

9.2/10
12 votes
No reviews yet
 

Design

8.3/10
12 votes
No reviews yet
 

Value for money

8.2/10
11 votes
No reviews yet
 

Portability

8.8/10
12 votes
No reviews yet
 

Comments

Rajkumar

Rajkumar

1 month ago

10 / 10

jbl is most trusted company in music industry

Rajkumar

Rajkumar

1 month ago

10 / 10

2 users found this helpful
Divine

Divine

1 month ago

8 / 10

it's worth it's value

Divine

Divine

1 month ago

8 / 10

although there's still room for improvement i can at least say its an all rounder to some extent the sound is good the design can be better but all in all it's a good product that doesn't make you feel you wasted money

1 users found this helpful
Jakub

Jakub

6 months ago

1 / 10

Jest za mały

Jakub

Jakub

6 months ago

1 / 10

0 users found this helpful

Design

1.volume

924.19cm³

1259.17cm³

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
JBL Flip 5
Sony SRS-XB23
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

44mm

Unknown. Help us by suggesting a value. (Sony SRS-XB23)

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
JBL Flip 5
Sony SRS-XB23
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
JBL Flip 5
Sony SRS-XB23
The device comes with its own special case or pouch, which is useful for safe transportation.
7.has a touch screen
JBL Flip 5
Sony SRS-XB23
You can operate the device easily, by pressing the screen with your fingers.
8.weather-sealed (splashproof)
JBL Flip 5
Sony SRS-XB23
The device is protected with extra seals to prevent failures caused by dust, raindrops, and water splashes.
9.is dustproof and water-resistant
JBL Flip 5
Sony SRS-XB23
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 Flip 5
Sony SRS-XB23
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
JBL Flip 5
Sony SRS-XB23
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 20W

2 x 10W

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
JBL Flip 5
Sony SRS-XB23
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

Unknown. Help us by suggesting a value. (JBL Flip 5)

1

More microphones result in better sound quality and enable the device to filter out background noise.
8.has a noise-canceling microphone
JBL Flip 5
Sony SRS-XB23
These microphones are designed to filter out background noise from the desired sound. Especially useful in noisy environments.
9.Signal-to-noise ratio (SNR)

80dB

Unknown. Help us by suggesting a value. (Sony SRS-XB23)

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

4800mAh

2700mAh

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
JBL Flip 5
Sony SRS-XB23
An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.
5.has a rechargeable battery
JBL Flip 5
Sony SRS-XB23
The battery can be recharged and used over again.
6.has a removable battery
JBL Flip 5
Sony SRS-XB23
The battery is removable and can be replaced by the user if broken.
7.can be used with standard batteries
JBL Flip 5
Sony SRS-XB23
You can use the device with standard batteries instead of a power supply.
8.has wireless charging
JBL Flip 5
Sony SRS-XB23
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

Unknown. Help us by suggesting a value. (JBL Flip 5)

Unknown. Help us by suggesting a value. (Sony SRS-XB23)

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

Connectivity

1.multipoint count

Unknown. Help us by suggesting a value. (JBL Flip 5)

Unknown. Help us by suggesting a value. (Sony SRS-XB23)

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
JBL Flip 5
Sony SRS-XB23
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
JBL Flip 5
Sony SRS-XB23
With a standard mini jack socket, you can use the device with most headphones.
5.has an AUX input
JBL Flip 5
Sony SRS-XB23
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
JBL Flip 5
Sony SRS-XB23
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
JBL Flip 5
Sony SRS-XB23
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
JBL Flip 5
Sony SRS-XB23
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
JBL Flip 5
Sony SRS-XB23
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
JBL Flip 5
Sony SRS-XB23
Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.
2.supports a remote smartphone
JBL Flip 5
Sony SRS-XB23
This technology allows the users to use their smartphone as a remote control for the device.
3.has voice commands
JBL Flip 5
Sony SRS-XB23
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
JBL Flip 5
Sony SRS-XB23
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
JBL Flip 5
Sony SRS-XB23
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
JBL Flip 5
Sony SRS-XB23
The device has an option to mute/unmute a conversation directly from the device.
7.works as a power bank
JBL Flip 5
Sony SRS-XB23
The power bank feature allows you to use the battery to charge other devices, such as your smartphone.
8.has a sleep timer
JBL Flip 5
Sony SRS-XB23
A sleep timer is a function that shuts off the power after a preset amount of time.
9.internal storage

Unknown. Help us by suggesting a value. (JBL Flip 5)

Unknown. Help us by suggesting a value. (Sony SRS-XB23)

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)

116.51 €

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Updated on Fri Jun 24 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

JBL Flip 5

Buy used:

$25

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$130
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$200
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$83
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Sony SRS-XB23

Buy used:

$79

ProductStorePrice
Sony SRS-XB23 amazonSony SRS-XB23 EXTRA BASS Wireless Blueto...Sony SRS-XB23 EXTRA BASS Wireless Bluetooth Portable Lightweight Travel Speaker, IP67 Waterproof & Durable for Outdoor, 12 Hour Battery, USB Type-C, Removable Strap and Speakerphone, Black
amazon logo
$88
Sony SRS-XB23 amazonSony SRS-XB23 EXTRA BASS Wireless Blueto...Sony SRS-XB23 EXTRA BASS Wireless Bluetooth Portable Lightweight Travel Speaker, IP67 Waterproof & Durable for Outdoor, 12 Hour Battery, USB Type-C, Removable Strap and Speakerphone, Coral Red
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$88
Sony SRS-XB23 amazonSony SRS-XB23 EXTRA BASS Wireless Blueto...Sony SRS-XB23 EXTRA BASS Wireless Bluetooth Portable Lightweight Travel Speaker, IP67 Waterproof & Durable for Outdoor, 12 Hour Battery, USB Type-C, Removable Strap and Speakerphone, Olive Green
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$88
Sony SRS-XB23 amazonSony Extra Bass Portable Bluetooth Speak...Sony Extra Bass Portable Bluetooth Speaker Black- SRS-XB23/B (Renewed)
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$80
Sony SRS-XB23 walmartSony Portable Bluetooth Speaker with Wat...Sony Portable Bluetooth Speaker with Waterproof Green SRS-XB23
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$88
Sony SRS-XB23 walmartSony SRSXB23R XB23 Extra Bass™ Portable ...Sony SRSXB23R XB23 Extra Bass™ Portable Bluetooth® Speaker
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$88
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