Bose SoundLink Mini vs JBL Charge 3

7.09 in
2.01 in
Bose SoundLink Mini wireless speaker
vs
8.39 in
3.5 in
JBL Charge 3 wireless speaker

Full Comparison

Sound

Bose SoundLink MiniBose SoundLink MiniJBL Charge 3JBL Charge 3
Channels
1.0 Channel
1.0 Channel
Low Frequency
20 Hz
65 Hz
High Frequency
20.0 kHz
20.0 kHz
Peak Power
10 W
20 W

Features

Bose SoundLink MiniBose SoundLink MiniJBL Charge 3JBL Charge 3
Docking Station for mobile/Tablet
noNo
noNo
Radio receiver
noNo
noNo
Smart speaker (virtual assistant)
noNo
noNo
Speakerphone
yesYes
yesYes

Dimensions

Bose SoundLink MiniBose SoundLink MiniJBL Charge 3JBL Charge 3
Colour of product
Aluminum, Black, Blue, Green, Grey, Orange, Pink, Purple, Red, Silver, White
Black, Blue, Brown, Green, Grey, Red, Turquoise, Wenge, White
Height
2.01 in
3.50 in
Width
7.09 in
8.39 in
Depth
2.28 in
3.43 in
Weight
1.48 lb
1.76 lb

Connectivity

Bose SoundLink MiniBose SoundLink MiniJBL Charge 3JBL Charge 3
USB
yesYes
yesYes
USB version
2.0
2.0
Type of USB connector
Micro-USB
Micro-USB
Source of connection
iOS App, Android App, Windows Phone App, Mac App, PC App
iOS App, Android App, Windows Phone App, Mac App, PC App, Integrated in Speaker
Aptx Support
noNo
noNo
Bluetooth
yesYes
yesYes
Bluetooth codec
SBC
SBC
Bluetooth profile
A2DP, AVRCP
A2DP, AVRCP, HFP, HSP
Bluetooth Version
2.1
4.1
Analogue 3.5mm input (Aux)
1
1
Wireless network (Wi-Fi)
noNo
noNo

Power

Bose SoundLink MiniBose SoundLink MiniJBL Charge 3JBL Charge 3
Battery operated
yesYes
yesYes
USB powered
noNo
yesYes
Electric (not USB)
yesYes
noNo
Battery Type
Li-Ion
Li-Ion
Battery Capacity
2330
6000
Playback Time
7 h
20 h

Often compared to SoundLink Mini

Often compared to Charge 3