JBL Charge vs JBL Pulse 3

2.91 in
6.89 in
JBL Charge wireless speaker
vs
3.62 in
8.78 in
JBL Pulse 3 wireless speaker

Full Comparison

Sound

JBL ChargeJBL ChargeJBL Pulse 3JBL Pulse 3
Low Frequency
150 Hz
65 Hz
High Frequency
20.0 kHz
20.0 kHz
Peak Power
10 W
20 W

Features

JBL ChargeJBL ChargeJBL Pulse 3JBL Pulse 3
Docking Station for mobile/Tablet
noNo
noNo
Radio receiver
noNo
noNo
Smart speaker (virtual assistant)
noNo
noNo

Dimensions

JBL ChargeJBL ChargeJBL Pulse 3JBL Pulse 3
Colour of product
Black,Grey, Blue, Grey
Black, White
Height
6.89 in
8.78 in
Width
2.91 in
3.62 in
Depth
2.91 in
3.62 in
Weight
2.38 lb
2.12 lb

Connectivity

JBL ChargeJBL ChargeJBL Pulse 3JBL Pulse 3
USB
yesYes
yesYes
Type of USB connector
USB (Type A)
Micro-USB
Bluetooth
yesYes
yesYes
Bluetooth codec
SBC
SBC
Bluetooth profile
A2DP
A2DP, AVRCP, HFP, HSP
Analogue 3.5mm input (Aux)
1
1
Wireless network (Wi-Fi)
noNo
noNo

Power

JBL ChargeJBL ChargeJBL Pulse 3JBL Pulse 3
Battery operated
yesYes
yesYes
USB powered
yesYes
yesYes
Electric (not USB)
noNo
yesYes
Battery Type
Li-Ion
Li-polymer
Playback Time
12 h
12 h

Often compared to Charge

Often compared to Pulse 3