Product Comparison: Beats by Dr. Dre Beatbox Portable vs JBL Xtreme

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Beats by Dr. Dre Beatbox Portable Wireless speaker
Beats by Dr. Dre Beatbox Portable Wireless speaker
JBL Xtreme Portable Wireless Bluetooth Speaker
JBL Xtreme Portable Wireless Bluetooth Speaker
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Brand Beats by Dr. Dre JBL
Model Beatbox Portable Xtreme
Origin USA -
About the product Incredibly powerful sound. Despite its compact size, the Beatbox Portable speaker brings soaring highs and deep, booming bass to every room in the house. It’s wireless and cord-free. You can trust JBL Xtreme to bring the excitement wherever you need it - whether indoors or outdoors, poolside party or backyard barbeque - with its Splashproof fabric design that's available in black, blue, or red. It also features a noise and echo cancelling speakerphone for clear Conference calls, and JBL connect that can wirelessly link multiple JBL connect Enabled speakers together to amplify the listening experience.
Depth 9.8 in. 4.8 in.
Height 9.4 in. 4.9 in.
Width 18.5 in. 11.14 in.
Weight 10.8 pound 4.65 pound
Material Plastic Fabric/rugged rubber
Color Black (also available in white color) Black
Controls Buttons Buttons
LCD display No No
Product benefits Use an outlet or 6 “D” cell batteries Take crystal clear calls from your speaker with the touch of a button thanks to the noise and echo cancelling speakerphone. Charge your USB-powered devices Via the dual USB ports for a boost of power when you need it most.
Features Deep, booming bass Splashproof, JBL connect, lifestyle material, JBL bass radiator
Accessories USB A jack Strap, power adaptor
NFC Yes -
MiniJack (3.5 mm) Yes Yes
USB Yes Yes
Bluetooth version (if specified by manufacturer) Yes 4.1
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Product manuals
Date first available August 26, 2012 September 1, 2015
Amazon 4 4.4
Woofer(s) - 2
Number of speakers - 2
Power output - 40 W
Battery life - 15 hours
Humidity protection - Yes
Operating systems supported (for stored files) - iOS, Android, Windows, Mac
Micro USB - Yes
Manufacturer warranty - 1 year(s)
Certifications - CE
MSRP - 299.95 $
Site of manufacturer - 4.4
Ebay - 5
Walmart - 4.4
Bestbuy - 4.8

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