Google Home vs JBL Charge 3

3.8 in
5.62 in
Google Home Wireless Speaker
Google Home
8.39 in
3.48 in
JBL Charge 3 Wireless Speaker
JBL Charge 3
Available colors
Editiorial reviews
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42 editorial reviews
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User rating
7
4.7 out of 5
7 user ratings
5 stars
71 %
4 stars
28 %
3 stars
0 %
2 stars
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7
4.7 out of 5
7 user ratings
5 stars
71 %
4 stars
28 %
3 stars
0 %
2 stars
0 %
1 stars
0 %

Full Comparison

Features

Google HomeGoogle HomeJBL Charge 3JBL Charge 3
Docking Station for mobile/Tablet
nono
nono
Radio receiver
nono
nono
Smart speaker (virtual assistant)
yesyes
nono
Streaming standardsGoogle Cast
N/A
Type of voice assistantGoogle Assistant
N/A
Built-in display
yesyes
yesyes
Memory Card Reader
N/A
nono
Speakerphone
N/A
yesyes
USB Input port
N/A
yesyes
Power bank
N/A
yesyes

Dimensions

Google HomeGoogle HomeJBL Charge 3JBL Charge 3
Colour of productBlack, Brown, Grey, Orange, Purple, Silver, Wenge, WhiteBlack, Blue, Blue,Red, Blue,White, Camouflage, Grey, Red, Turquoise
Height5.62 in
3.48 in
Width
3.8 in
8.39 in
Depth3.8 in
3.43 in
Weight
16.96 oz
28.22 oz
IP code (level of dust/water resistance)
N/A
IPX7

Connectivity

Google HomeGoogle HomeJBL Charge 3JBL Charge 3
USB
yesyes
yesyes
USB version2.02.0
Type of USB connectorMicro-USBMicro-USB
Bluetooth
yesyes
yesyes
Bluetooth codecAACSBC
Bluetooth Version4.14.1
Analogue 3.5mm input (Aux)0
1
Wireless network (Wi-Fi)
yesyes
nono
Source of connection
N/A
iOS App, Android App, Windows Phone App, Mac App, PC App, Integrated in Speaker
Aptx Support
N/A
nono
Bluetooth profile
N/A
A2DP, AVRCP, HFP, HSP
NFC
N/A
yesyes

Power

Google HomeGoogle HomeJBL Charge 3JBL Charge 3
Battery operated
nono
yesyes
USB powered
nono
yesyes
Electric (not USB)
yesyes
nono
Battery Type
N/A
Li-polymer
Battery Capacity
N/A
6000
Playback Time
N/A
20.0 h