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JBL Clip

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4.2
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User ratings:
27
4.3 out of 5
27 user ratings
5 stars
40 %
4 stars
44 %
3 stars
14 %
2 stars
0 %
1 stars
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Consumer ratings:
4.5 / 5
Editorial reviews:
25
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3.9 out of 5
14 user ratings
5 stars
28 %
4 stars
50 %
3 stars
14 %
2 stars
7 %
1 stars
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Pros

  • the Clip handles them brilliantly and with plenty of clarity across the board
  • rugged and adventurous design
  • inexpensive; small and sounds great

Cons

  • The Clip is not a significant upgrade over its predecessor in terms of audio performance
  • it costs half as much and is a lot smaller
  • fails to offer is better soundinsg audio

Key specs

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JBL Clip - Pros & Cons

JBL Clip

Pros

  • the Clip handles them brilliantly and with plenty of clarity across the board
  • rugged and adventurous design
  • inexpensive; small and sounds great
  • Clean; portable and durable design
  • The mids are amazingly crisp and clear
  • sound is very warm thanks to the good bass
  • JBL Clip looks better with some refined changes
  • 600 mAh battery charges fairly quickly
  • Speakerphone quality was fairly decent
  • impressive performance and solid sound
  • is very handy

Cons

  • The Clip is not a significant upgrade over its predecessor in terms of audio performance
  • it costs half as much and is a lot smaller
  • fails to offer is better soundinsg audio
  • my voice came across muffled to those I called
  • speakerphone is not as crisp and clear as more expensive portable Bluetooth
  • the Clip couldn't get as loud as the X100
  • loudness was amplified when we placed the Clip face down on a hard surface
  • the sub-bass sounds were completely absent
  • speaker took around an hour and a half to charge completely
  • There is no carrying pouch or wall adapter
  • a whole lot inside

JBL Clip - Technical Overview

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IconPeak power
3.2 W
Best:
Devialet Phantom
Peak power: 4500 W
IconWeight
150 g
Best:
Philips BT2650
Weight: 0.21 g
IconPlayback time
5 h
Best:
Music Angel Mini Best Friendz
Playback time: 120 h

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JBL Clip - Full Specifications

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Sound
Channels1.0
Low frequency160.0 Hz
High frequency20.0 kHz
Peak power3.2 W
Supported formatsMP3
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Dimensions
Height1.65 in
Width4.21 in
Depth3.46 in
Weight5.29 oz
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Features
Docking station for mobile/Tabletno
Radio receiverno
Smart speaker (virtual assistant)no
Speakerphoneyes
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Design
Colour of product
  • Black
  • Blue
  • Grey
  • Purple
  • Red
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Connectivity
USByes
USB version2.0
Type of USB connectorMicro-USB
AUX inyes
Source of connection
  • iOS App
  • Android App
  • Windows Phone App
  • Mac App
  • PC App
  • Integrated in Speaker
Aptx Supportno
Bluetoothyes
Bluetooth codec
  • aptX
  • SBC
Bluetooth profile
  • A2DP
  • AVRCP
  • HFP
  • HSP
Wired inputs
  • 3.5mm
  • Micro-USB
Bluetooth version4.0
Analogue 3.5mm input (Aux)1
Wireless network (Wi-Fi)no
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Power
Battery operatedyes
USB poweredyes
Electric (not USB)no
Battery typeLi-polymer
Playback time5.0 h
Battery life (max)5.0 h
Battery capacityy600.0 mAh

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JBL Clip JBL - Editorial Reviews (25)

3.9
Based on 25 reviews
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JBL Clip JBL Flip 6 review
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whathifi
Published: 24.02.2022
JBL Flip 6 review
5.0

JBL continues an inspired run of form with the talented Flip 6

JBL Clip JBL Flip 4 Review
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www.themasterswitch.com
Published: 08.10.2018
JBL Flip 4 Review
3.5

See our in-depth review of the JBL Flip 4 portable Bluetooth speaker, with our analysis of the design, sound quality, accessories, and more.

JBL Clip Protected: JBL Clip Review: A Budget Bluetooth Speaker That Packs a Punch
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Chip Chick
Published: 15.07.2014
Protected: JBL Clip Review: A Budget Bluetooth Speaker That Packs a Punch

If you’re looking for an affordable bluetooth speaker, this is it: the JBL Clip. As it's name implies, you can clip this speaker to a backpack, tree, pocket, you name it. It's small, light, and

JBL Clip JBL Clip Bluetooth speaker review – The Gadgeteer
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The Gadgeteer
Published: 19.09.2014
JBL Clip Bluetooth speaker review – The Gadgeteer
JBL Clip JBL Clip (Black) review: A tiny Bluetooth speaker that sounds good for its size and travels well
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CNET
Published: 20.06.2014
JBL Clip (Black) review: A tiny Bluetooth speaker that sounds good for its size and travels well
3.5

JBL's updated $50 micro wireless speaker adds a carabiner-style "clip" at the top and speakerphone capabilities.

JBL Clip JBL Clip review | | Resource Centre by Reliance Digital
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JBL Clip review | | Resource Centre by Reliance Digital

Combined with good audio and portability, is the funky JBL Clip portable speaker an attractive option to choose over different brands in the same segment?

JBL Clip JBL Clip/Clip+ Review: Small Speaker, Great Sound
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Tom's Guide
Published: 03.08.2015
JBL Clip/Clip+ Review: Small Speaker, Great Sound
4.5

JBL's Clip ultraportable Bluetooth speaker delivers excellent sound in a small package for only $50.

JBL Clip Review: JBL Clip Bluetooth Wireless Speaker
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iLounge
Published: 10.06.2014
Review: JBL Clip Bluetooth Wireless Speaker

Summer seems like the perfect time to introduce portable Bluetooth speakers: people want to hear music anywhere without having to carry or depend upon ...

JBL Clip JBL Clip Wireless Speaker Review - Good thing comes in small package
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techwalls.com
Published: 30.06.2014
JBL Clip Wireless Speaker Review - Good thing comes in small package
4.3

JBL Clip is the newest wireless speaker from JBL and this is a successor of the popular JBL Micro II. What's new on this speaker and how does it perform compared to its predecessors?

JBL Clip JBL Clip Ultra-Portable Wireless Speaker Review
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Gadgetmac
Published: 11.06.2014
JBL Clip Ultra-Portable Wireless Speaker Review

In 2012, JBL introduced what was then considered to be the most impressive and highly portable wireless Bluetooth speaker that let users enjoy better sounding audio using their smartphone or tablet from a palm-sized device that could easily fit into a pocket. This time, the Clip by JBL is the comp

JBL Clip Clip, Go, Rock with the JBL Clip Bluetooth Speaker
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GearDiary
Published: 06.06.2014
Clip, Go, Rock with the JBL Clip Bluetooth Speaker

If you are always on the go and love your music, the JBL Clip is the "ultra-portable rechargeable speaker" for you. At under $50 and sporting an integrated carabiner, it is an affordable way to

JBL Clip JBL Clip Review
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SoundGuys
Published: 30.07.2014
JBL Clip Review
2.2

The JBL Clip is small enough to clip anywhere, and for its small size, how good it can sound is pretty impressive.

JBL Clip JBL Clip Review: The New-Age Boombox
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NDTV Gadgets 360
Published: 17.11.2014
JBL Clip Review: The New-Age Boombox
3.5

The JBL Clip is a portable Bluetooth speaker with a functional carabiner clip.

JBL Clip JBL Clip Quick Review - YugaTech | Philippines Tech News & Reviews
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YugaTech | Philippines Tech News & Reviews
Published: 02.03.2015
JBL Clip Quick Review - YugaTech | Philippines Tech News & Reviews

Summer trips are already popping into social media. An appreciated stuff one can bring is a portable speaker. If you’re looking for one, then you might

JBL Clip JBL Clip 4 Review
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PCMAG
Published: 03.02.2021
JBL Clip 4 Review
3.5

The JBL Clip 4 delivers crisp, rich audio, but its best features are its waterproof build and a built-in carabiner, making it a Bluetooth speaker you can take anywhere.

JBL Clip - Timeline

2014
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2015

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