88points

JBL Xtreme 2

77points

Sony SRS-XB43

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JBL Xtreme 2 vs Sony SRS-XB43

JBL Xtreme 2
Sony SRS-XB43

Why is JBL Xtreme 2 better than Sony SRS-XB43?

  • Has a subwoofer
    ?
  • 49.9mm bigger driver unit
    ?

    69.9mmvs20mm
  • 2.04x more battery power
    ?

    10000mAhvs4900mAh
  • 1.5h shorter charge time
    ?

    3.5hvs5h
  • Has a socket for a 3.5 mm audio jack
    ?
  • Has a noise-canceling microphone
    ?
  • Has voice commands
    ?
  • Has a sleep timer
    ?

Why is Sony SRS-XB43 better than JBL Xtreme 2?

  • 9.54% less body volume
    ?

    4677.07cm³vs5170.18cm³
  • 35Hz lower low-frequency
    ?

    20Hzvs55Hz
  • 0.8 newer Bluetooth version
    ?

    5vs4.2
  • 9h longer battery life
    ?

    24hvs15h
  • Supports Bluetooth pairing using NFC
    ?
  • Has USB Type-C
    ?
  • 1 more USB ports
    ?

    2vs1
  • Has a detachable cable
    ?

Price comparison

JBL Xtreme 2

Buy used:

$50

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JBL Xtreme 2 amazonJBL Xtreme 2, Waterproof Portable Blueto...JBL Xtreme 2, Waterproof Portable Bluetooth Speaker, Black
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$199
JBL Xtreme 2 amazonJBL Xtreme 2 Portable Waterproof Wireles...JBL Xtreme 2 Portable Waterproof Wireless Bluetooth Speaker - Black (Renewed)
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$170
JBL Xtreme 2 amazonJBL Enceinte Bluetooth Xtreme 2 Noir
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$250
JBL Xtreme 2 amazonJBL Xtreme 2 Portable Waterproof Wireles...JBL Xtreme 2 Portable Waterproof Wireless Bluetooth Speaker - Blue (Renewed)
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$185
JBL Xtreme 2 walmartJBL Xtreme 2 Portable Bluetooth Speaker ...JBL Xtreme 2 Portable Bluetooth Speaker - Black Used
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$190
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$200
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$24

Sony SRS-XB43

Buy used:

$140

ProductStorePrice
Sony SRS-XB43 amazonSony SRS-XB43 EXTRA BASS Wireless Blueto...Sony SRS-XB43 EXTRA BASS Wireless Bluetooth Powerful Portable Speaker, IP67 Waterproof & Durable for Home, Outdoor, and Travel, 24 Hour Battery, Party Lights, USB Type-C, and Speakerphone, Black
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$178
Sony SRS-XB43 amazonSony SRS-XB43 Extra Bass Wireless Portab...Sony SRS-XB43 Extra Bass Wireless Portable Bluetooth Speaker - Blue (Renewed)
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$220
Sony SRS-XB43 amazonSONY SRS-XB43 B [Wireless Portable Speak...SONY SRS-XB43 B [Wireless Portable Speaker Bluetooth Compatible Black] Shipped from Japan
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$239
Sony SRS-XB43 amazonSony SRS-XB43 EXTRA BASS Wireless Blueto...Sony SRS-XB43 EXTRA BASS Wireless Bluetooth Powerful Portable Speaker, IP67 Waterproof & Durable for Home, Outdoor, and Travel, 24 Hour Battery, Party Lights, USB Type-C, and Speakerphone, Blue
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$178
Sony SRS-XB43 walmartSony Portable Bluetooth Speaker with Wat...Sony Portable Bluetooth Speaker with Waterproof Green SRS-XB23
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$88
Sony SRS-XB43 walmartSony SRS-XP500 - X-Series - party speake...Sony SRS-XP500 - X-Series - party speaker - for portable use - wireless - Bluetooth - App-controlled - 2-way - black
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$298
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$14
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User reviews

Overall Rating

JBL Xtreme 2
9.0
2 User reviews
JBL Xtreme 2
9.0/10
2 User reviews
Sony SRS-XB43
9.1
7 User reviews
Sony SRS-XB43
9.1/10
7 User reviews

Features

Build quality

8.5/10
2 votes
9.5/10
6 votes

Sound quality

8.5/10
2 votes
9.2/10
6 votes

Design

8.0/10
2 votes
9.3/10
6 votes

Value for money

7.5/10
2 votes
9.6/10
5 votes

Portability

9.0/10
2 votes
7.5/10
6 votes

Comments

Mendes

Mendes

5 months ago

10 / 10

Très bon son moins de saturation qu une boombox

Mendes

Mendes

5 months ago

10 / 10

0 users found this helpful
Leon

Leon

4 months ago

8 / 10

Es gibt einen Flaschenöffner am Gurt der Box

Leon

Leon

4 months ago

8 / 10

Pros

  • Flaschenöffner am Gurt

Cons

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    Design

    1.volume

    5170.18cm³

    4677.07cm³

    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 Xtreme 2
    ✔Sony SRS-XB43
    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.
    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 Xtreme 2
    ✖Sony SRS-XB43
    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 Xtreme 2
    ✖Sony SRS-XB43
    The device comes with its own special case or pouch, which is useful for safe transportation.
    7.has a touch screen
    ✖JBL Xtreme 2
    ✖Sony SRS-XB43
    You can operate the device easily, by pressing the screen with your fingers.
    8.weather-sealed (splashproof)
    ✔JBL Xtreme 2
    ✔Sony SRS-XB43
    The device is protected with extra seals to prevent failures caused by dust, raindrops, and water splashes.
    9.is dustproof and water-resistant
    ✔JBL Xtreme 2
    ✔Sony SRS-XB43
    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 2
    ✔Sony SRS-XB43
    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 Xtreme 2
    ✖Sony SRS-XB43
    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

    2 x 20W

    Unknown. Help us by suggesting a value. (Sony SRS-XB43)

    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 Xtreme 2
    ✔Sony SRS-XB43
    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

    1

    Unknown. Help us by suggesting a value. (Sony SRS-XB43)

    More microphones result in better sound quality and enable the device to filter out background noise.
    8.has a noise-canceling microphone
    ✔JBL Xtreme 2
    ✖Sony SRS-XB43
    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-XB43)

    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

    10000mAh

    4900mAh

    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 Xtreme 2
    ✔Sony SRS-XB43
    An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.
    5.has a rechargeable battery
    ✔JBL Xtreme 2
    ✔Sony SRS-XB43
    The battery can be recharged and used over again.
    6.has a removable battery
    ✖JBL Xtreme 2
    ✖Sony SRS-XB43
    The battery is removable and can be replaced by the user if broken.
    7.can be used with standard batteries
    ✖JBL Xtreme 2
    ✖Sony SRS-XB43
    You can use the device with standard batteries instead of a power supply.
    8.has wireless charging
    ✖JBL Xtreme 2
    ✖Sony SRS-XB43
    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 Xtreme 2)

    Unknown. Help us by suggesting a value. (Sony SRS-XB43)

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

    Connectivity

    1.multipoint count

    2

    Unknown. Help us by suggesting a value. (Sony SRS-XB43)

    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 Xtreme 2
    ✔Sony SRS-XB43
    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 Xtreme 2
    ✖Sony SRS-XB43
    With a standard mini jack socket, you can use the device with most headphones.
    5.has an AUX input
    ✔JBL Xtreme 2
    ✔Sony SRS-XB43
    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 Xtreme 2
    ✖Sony SRS-XB43
    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 Xtreme 2
    ✖Sony SRS-XB43
    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 Xtreme 2
    ✖Sony SRS-XB43
    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 Xtreme 2
    ✖Sony SRS-XB43
    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 Xtreme 2
    ✔Sony SRS-XB43
    Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.
    2.supports a remote smartphone
    ✔JBL Xtreme 2
    ✔Sony SRS-XB43
    This technology allows the users to use their smartphone as a remote control for the device.
    3.has voice commands
    ✔JBL Xtreme 2
    ✖Sony SRS-XB43
    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 Xtreme 2
    ✖Sony SRS-XB43
    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 Xtreme 2
    ✔Sony SRS-XB43
    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 Xtreme 2
    ✖Sony SRS-XB43
    The device has an option to mute/unmute a conversation directly from the device.
    7.works as a power bank
    ✔JBL Xtreme 2
    ✖Sony SRS-XB43
    The power bank feature allows you to use the battery to charge other devices, such as your smartphone.
    8.has a sleep timer
    ✔JBL Xtreme 2
    ✖Sony SRS-XB43
    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 Xtreme 2)

    Unknown. Help us by suggesting a value. (Sony SRS-XB43)

    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)

    531.28 €

    191.94 €

    Updated on Mon Jun 27 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 Xtreme 2

    Buy used:

    $50

    ProductStorePrice
    JBL Xtreme 2 amazonJBL Xtreme 2, Waterproof Portable Blueto...JBL Xtreme 2, Waterproof Portable Bluetooth Speaker, Black
    amazon logo
    $199
    JBL Xtreme 2 amazonJBL Xtreme 2 Portable Waterproof Wireles...JBL Xtreme 2 Portable Waterproof Wireless Bluetooth Speaker - Black (Renewed)
    amazon logo
    $170
    JBL Xtreme 2 amazonJBL Enceinte Bluetooth Xtreme 2 Noir
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    $250
    JBL Xtreme 2 amazonJBL Xtreme 2 Portable Waterproof Wireles...JBL Xtreme 2 Portable Waterproof Wireless Bluetooth Speaker - Blue (Renewed)
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    $185
    JBL Xtreme 2 walmartJBL Xtreme 2 Portable Bluetooth Speaker ...JBL Xtreme 2 Portable Bluetooth Speaker - Black Used
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    JBL Xtreme 2 walmartJBL Xtreme 2 Portable Bluetooth Speaker ...JBL Xtreme 2 Portable Bluetooth Speaker Blue JBLXTREME2BLUAM
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    Sony SRS-XB43

    Buy used:

    $140

    ProductStorePrice
    Sony SRS-XB43 amazonSony SRS-XB43 EXTRA BASS Wireless Blueto...Sony SRS-XB43 EXTRA BASS Wireless Bluetooth Powerful Portable Speaker, IP67 Waterproof & Durable for Home, Outdoor, and Travel, 24 Hour Battery, Party Lights, USB Type-C, and Speakerphone, Black
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    $178
    Sony SRS-XB43 amazonSony SRS-XB43 Extra Bass Wireless Portab...Sony SRS-XB43 Extra Bass Wireless Portable Bluetooth Speaker - Blue (Renewed)
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    Sony SRS-XB43 amazonSony SRS-XB43 EXTRA BASS Wireless Blueto...Sony SRS-XB43 EXTRA BASS Wireless Bluetooth Powerful Portable Speaker, IP67 Waterproof & Durable for Home, Outdoor, and Travel, 24 Hour Battery, Party Lights, USB Type-C, and Speakerphone, Blue
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    $178
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