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JBL Charge 4 vs JBL Flip 5

8.66 in
3.66 in
JBL Charge 4 Wireless Speaker
JBL Charge 4
7.13 in
2.91 in
JBL Flip 5 Wireless Speaker
JBL Flip 5
Available colors
Editiorial reviews
4.6 / 56
6 editorial reviews
We expect all next generation technology to get smaller, faster, lighter – it’s the smartphone effect. But in the case of the just launched Charge 4 Bluetooth speaker it’s quite the opposite. When compared to the JBL Charge 3 – the new generation Charge 4 is a touch bigger, a touch heavier. If you walk […]Read more
The JBL Charge collection is probably one of the best and most popular Bluetooth portable speakers available on the market. From the very first Charge, toRead more
The biggest difference is only useful to 0.1% of people.Read more
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4.4 / 54
4 editorial reviews
Finding a reasonable balance between sound quality/volume and portability/ruggedness, the JBL Flip 5 is the quintessential jack of all trades, master of...Read more
As our lives become more connected, we’re engaging more with streaming media – it shouldn’t be a surprise that manufacturers are using that need to grab our attention and our money. There’s a lot of options out there for those who want headphones and an ever-increasing number of portable audio options for Bluetooth speakers – […]Read more
JBL and HARMAN know how to pack some serious sound into a portable Bluetooth speaker. For the last week I’ve been trying out the latest in the Flip series, the $149.95 Flip 5.  These speakers of course are designed for the outdoors mostly, be it by the pool, on the back deck or by the […]Read more
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User rating
54
4.3 out of 5
54 user ratings
5 stars
64 %
4 stars
18 %
3 stars
1 %
2 stars
7 %
1 stars
7 %
49
3.4 out of 5
49 user ratings
5 stars
46 %
4 stars
4 %
3 stars
10 %
2 stars
20 %
1 stars
18 %

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Sound

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Channels
1.0
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2.0
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Dimensions

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Colour of product
  • Beige
  • Black
  • Blue
  • Cyan
  • Green
  • Grey
  • Pink
  • Red
  • Sand
  • Teal
  • White
  • Yellow
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  • Black
  • Blue
  • Camouflage
  • Green
  • Grey
  • Pink
  • Red
  • Sand
  • White
  • Yellow
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Height
3.66 in
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2.91 in
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Width
8.66 in
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7.13 in
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Depth
3.74 in
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2.72 in
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Weight
34.04 oz
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19.05 oz
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Connectivity

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Bluetooth
yes
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yes
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Bluetooth profile
  • A2DP
  • AVRCP
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  • A2DP
  • AVRCP
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Bluetooth Version
4.2
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4.2
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Wireless network (Wi-Fi)
no
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no
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Power

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USB powered
yes
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N/A
Battery Type
Li-polymer
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Li-Ion
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Playback Time
20.0 h
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12.0 h
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