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JBL Boombox

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User ratings:
52
3.7 out of 5
52 user ratings
5 stars
53 %
4 stars
3 %
3 stars
15 %
2 stars
11 %
1 stars
15 %
Consumer ratings:
4.7 / 5
Editorial reviews:
4.2 / 59 ratings
9 editorial reviews
The outdoor-friendly JBL Boombox delivers thunderous bass balanced with solid high frequency presence in a nostalgic design.Read more
It must be fun to work at JBL. For years now, we've covered various JBL Bluetooth speakers, and they've become increasingly ... bonkers. Where some ...Read more
While at IFA, I had a chance to check out the JBL Boombox, their largest and most powerful portable speaker to date. Available in forest green or black, the Boombox offers a 20,000mAh battery, best in classRead more
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Pros

  • The sound is exceptionally clear
  • powerful
  • and intense
  • Bass is smooth
  • midrange is crisp

Cons

  • Boombox is heavy
  • There is only one built-in equalizer (EQ) setting
  • drop it on a foot or other appendage
  • your blog cannot share posts by email
  • battery life was definitely impacted

Key specs

  • yes
  • no
  • 24 h

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JBL Boombox - Technical Overview

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Peak Power
60 W
Best:
Devialet Phantom
Peak Power: 4500 W
Weight
5250 g
Best:
Philips SBA3110
Weight: 0.21 g
Playback Time
24 h
Best:
Roberts Radio Revival Blutune
Playback Time: 120 h

JBL Boombox Full Specifications

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Sound

50.0 Hz
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20.0 kHz
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60.0 W
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Features

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IPX7
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Dimensions

Black
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10.02 in
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19.49 in
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7.7 in
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185.19 oz
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Connectivity

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2.0
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USB
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SBC
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  • A2DP
  • AVRCP
  • HFP
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4.2
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Power

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yes
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Li-polymer
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24.0 h
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JBL Boombox Editorial Reviews (9)

4.2
Based on 9 reviews
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JBL Boombox JBL Boombox Review
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PCMAG
Published: 20.12.2017
JBL Boombox Review
4.0

The outdoor-friendly JBL Boombox delivers thunderous bass balanced with solid high frequency presence in a nostalgic design.

JBL Boombox Review: JBL Boombox Bluetooth Speakers
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iLounge
Published: 20.12.2017
Review: JBL Boombox Bluetooth Speakers

It must be fun to work at JBL. For years now, we've covered various JBL Bluetooth speakers, and they've become increasingly ... bonkers. Where some ...

JBL Boombox JBL Boombox: Say Hello to the Star of Your Next Backyard Party
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GearDiary
Published: 31.12.2017
JBL Boombox: Say Hello to the Star of Your Next Backyard Party

While at IFA, I had a chance to check out the JBL Boombox, their largest and most powerful portable speaker to date. Available in forest green or black, the Boombox offers a 20,000mAh battery, best in class

JBL Boombox JBL Boombox portable Bluetooth speaker review – The Gadgeteer
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the-gadgeteer.com
Published: 19.02.2018
JBL Boombox portable Bluetooth speaker review – The Gadgeteer
JBL Boombox JBL Boombox review: JBL puts the "boom" back in boombox
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Techaeris
Published: 04.03.2018
JBL Boombox review: JBL puts the "boom" back in boombox
4.8

The JBL Boombox definitely puts the boom back in boombox with its big sound and easily earns a Top Pick of 2018 Award here at Techaeris.

JBL Boombox JBL Boombox - Review - MyMac.com
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MyMac.com
Published: 16.04.2018
JBL Boombox - Review - MyMac.com

JBL Boombox is a musical beast. It’s compact in size, but is massive in weight and price. The sound is exceptionally clear, powerful, and intense. Bluetooth wireless audio is robust and accurate, with an enormous line of sight playback range, well over seventy feet in distance.

JBL Boombox JBL Boombox review
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TechRadar
Published: 20.04.2018
JBL Boombox review
4.0

JBL gets real loud with this ode to retro boomboxes

JBL Boombox JBL Boombox review: Blows you away | Gadgets Now
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Gadget Now
JBL Boombox review: Blows you away | Gadgets Now

In India, you get JBL Boombox at Rs 34,990, which is not a price tag that forces you to think twice before spending but then what all do you get at the given cost? Here’s our review.

JBL Boombox JBL BoomBox review: Making all the right noises
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The Indian Express
Published: 14.08.2018
JBL BoomBox review: Making all the right noises
4.0

At Rs 27,999, JBL BoomBox is an interesting portable Bluetooth speaker and yes, it even comes with a 20,000mAh rechargeable battery.