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JBL Flip 4

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User ratings:
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4 stars
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3 stars
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2 stars
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Consumer ratings:
4.8 / 5
Editorial reviews:
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Pros

  • Activating the Bluetooth is easy
  • sound quality; battery life and durable design
  • improved battery and excellent speakerphone

Cons

  • resounding climax of the song a tad empty
  • the low frequencies are a little overstated
  • weak bass and lifeless vocals

Key specs

  • yes
  • no
  • 12 h

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JBL Flip 4 - Pros & Cons

JBL Flip 4

Pros

  • Activating the Bluetooth is easy
  • sound quality; battery life and durable design
  • improved battery and excellent speakerphone
  • Pretty great
  • the string here is fine
  • Flip 4 gets nice and loud; and has a consumer-friendly sound
  • sounds good; is light enough to be packed into a bag easily
  • A waterproof speaker is great
  • The playback controls also work very well and the buttons are nice and
  • It has speakerphone capabilities and a more durable fabric covering
  • with improved bass response and slightly better clarity

Cons

  • resounding climax of the song a tad empty
  • the low frequencies are a little overstated
  • weak bass and lifeless vocals
  • it above 85 decibels distorts the sound badly
  • the bass on the track thumped without being muddy
  • high-quality codecs
  • Background instruments do get pushed off the side a bit but
  • defective products out of warranty could not be replaced for free
  • getting pushed a little too hard and straining itself
  • it still lacks some real bass punch
  • exactly get lost; but neither are they punchy

JBL Flip 4 - Technical Overview

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

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JBL Flip 4 - Full Specifications

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Sound
Channels2.0
Low frequency70.0 Hz
High frequency20.0 kHz
Peak power16.0 W
Number of drivers2
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Dimensions
Height2.68 in
Width6.89 in
Depth2.76 in
Weight17.99 oz
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Features
Docking station for mobile/Tabletno
Radio receiverno
Smart speaker (virtual assistant)no
Memory card readerno
USB input portyes
IP code (level of dust/water resistance)IPX7
Water resistantyes
Built-in microphoneyes
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Design
Colour of product
  • Black
  • Blue
  • Camouflage
  • Grey
  • Red
  • Teal
  • White
Built-in displayyes
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Connectivity
USByes
USB version2.0
Type of USB connectorMicro-USB
AUX inyes
Bluetoothyes
Bluetooth codec
  • aptX
  • SBC
Bluetooth profile
  • A2DP
  • AVRCP
  • HFP
  • HSP
Bluetooth version4.2
Analogue 3.5mm input (Aux)1
Wireless network (Wi-Fi)no
NFCno
Headphone Portyes
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Power
Battery operatedyes
USB poweredyes
Electric (not USB)no
Battery typeLi-polymer
Playback time12.0 h
Battery life (max)12.0 h
Battery capacityy3000.0 mAh

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JBL Flip 4 JBL - Editorial Reviews (31)

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JBL Flip 4 JBL Flip 4 Waterproof Speaker Review - Pocketables
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Pocketables
Published: 03.05.2017
JBL Flip 4 Waterproof Speaker Review - Pocketables

I’ve had the chance to review a couple of JBL headsets recently and really liked them so when they offered

JBL Flip 4 JBL Flip 4 review: The versatile portable Bluetooth speaker - Pocket-lint
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Pocket-lint
Published: 02.10.2017
JBL Flip 4 review: The versatile portable Bluetooth speaker - Pocket-lint
4.0

If you're looking for a decent, relatively affordable speaker that you can throw in your bag, take to the beach, in your bathroom, or wherever, the

JBL Flip 4 Test the elements or host a backyard bash with JBL’s Flip 4 Bluetooth speaker
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Digital Trends
Published: 16.07.2017
Test the elements or host a backyard bash with JBL’s Flip 4 Bluetooth speaker

The JBL Flip 4 is durable, dependable, and perfect for all kinds of parties and outdoor excursions.

JBL Flip 4 JBL Flip 4
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Trusted Reviews
Published: 18.04.2017
JBL Flip 4
4.0

JBL Flip 4 review — A Bluetooth speaker that can handle the slings, arrows and swimming pools of a summer holiday.

JBL Flip 4 JBL Flip 4 Review: A 2017 update to an already excellent Bluetooth waterproof speaker- Technology News, Firstpost
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Tech2
Published: 25.10.2017
JBL Flip 4 Review: A 2017 update to an already excellent Bluetooth waterproof speaker- Technology News, Firstpost

If you already have the Flip 3, there is no reason to upgrade to JBL Flip 4, it is pretty much the same great player with a few upgrades.

JBL Flip 4 JBL Flip 4 review
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TechRadar
Published: 27.02.2020
JBL Flip 4 review
4.0

A life-friendly speaker that doesn't skimp on sound

JBL Flip 4 Home review
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whathifi
Published: 23.06.2017
Home review
4.0

Sound quality isn’t flawless, but still a great little worker...

JBL Flip 4 JBL Flip 4 Review: The New Sub-$100 Speaker King
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Tom's Guide
Published: 20.11.2018
JBL Flip 4 Review: The New Sub-$100 Speaker King
4.5

The JBL Flip 4 improves on an already-solid speaker line, adding more battery life, more ruggedness and better sound.

JBL Flip 4 JBL Flip 4 Review: The Flip Is Back & Now It's Waterproof
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Android Headlines
Published: 04.05.2017
JBL Flip 4 Review: The Flip Is Back & Now It's Waterproof

Everything you loved about the JBL Flip 3 coupled with a fully waterproof body The popular JBL Flip series is back again with a new addition, the JBL Flip

JBL Flip 4 JBL Flip 4 Review
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Digit.in/hi/
Published: 24.10.2017
JBL Flip 4 Review
3.7

Read the in depth Review of JBL Flip 4 Audio Video. Know detailed info about JBL Flip 4 configuration, design and performance quality along with pros & cons, Digit rating, verdict based on user opinions/feedback.

JBL Flip 4 JBL Flip 4 review: Just buy it for the audio quality, the rest are just perks
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The Indian Express
Published: 24.10.2017
JBL Flip 4 review: Just buy it for the audio quality, the rest are just perks

JBL Flip 4 has a IPX7 rating and you can take it for a dive if you want, though you won’t be able to hear anything for obvious reasons.

JBL Flip 4 JBL Flip 4 Waterproof Bluetooth Speaker Review
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Chip Chick
Published: 31.07.2017
JBL Flip 4 Waterproof Bluetooth Speaker Review

Every speaker JBL releases is even better than the last. The latest JBL Flip 4 is an incredible portable speaker that's fully waterproof and sounds amazing as a party pleaser, shower buddy, our indoor chill-time

JBL Flip 4 JBL Flip 4 Review
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Gadget Review
Published: 21.06.2020
JBL Flip 4 Review
4.5

Contents1 Why We Like It – JBL Flip 41.1 Performance1.2 Design1.3 Value1.4 JBL Flip 4 Wrap Up 9Expert RatingThe JBL Flip 4 is a great pick for a portable speaker. It comes from a reputable brand, and boasts of a 12 hour long battery life. The speaker also allows you to integrate it with your …

JBL Flip 4 JBL Flip 4 Review
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SoundGuys
Published: 28.10.2020
JBL Flip 4 Review
4.2

The Flip 4 has full waterproofing and is still a solid deal in 2020.

JBL Flip 4 JBL Flip 4 review: Next-gen Flip mini Bluetooth speaker is a little bigger and a little better
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CNET
Published: 08.04.2017
JBL Flip 4 review: Next-gen Flip mini Bluetooth speaker is a little bigger and a little better
4.0

The JBL Flip speakers were already really good. Changes to the newest fourth-generation version make them even better.

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