Product Comparison: Bose SoundLink Color vs JBL Flip3


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Bose SoundLink Color Bluetooth Speaker
Bose SoundLink Color Bluetooth Speaker
JBL Flip3 Splashproof Portable Bluetooth Speaker
JBL Flip3 Splashproof Portable Bluetooth Speaker
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Brand Bose JBL
Model SoundLink Color Flip3
Origin Mexico -
About the product The SoundLink Color speaker suits your active, mobile lifestyle. The body is constructed of durable materials, and its rounded, compact shape fits easily into your bag or backpack. The speaker can connect to two Bluetooth devices at the same time, letting you switch between them quickly—when the first device stops playing, the second can start. All-purpose, all-weather companion jbl flip 3 is the next generation wireless speaker in the award-winning flip series. It is a comprehensive portable Bluetooth speaker that delivers surprisingly powerful, room-filling stereo sound everywhere. This ultra-compact speaker is powered by a 3000mah rechargeable li-ion battery that offers up to 10 hours of continuous playtime. Sporting a durable, splash proof fabric and available in 8 vibrant colors, flip 3 is the all-purpose, all-weather companion that integrates music into every aspect of your life - from tabletop to poolside, from sunny mornings to rainy nights. Flip 3 also features a built-in noise and echo cancelling speakerphone for crystal clear conference calls, and jbl connect technology that can wirelessly link multiple jbl connect-enabled speakers together to amplify the listening experience.
Depth 2.25 in. 2.5 in.
Height 5.25 in. 2.5 in.
Width 5 in. 6.65 in.
Weight 1.2 pound 1 pound
Controls Buttons Touch control
Humidity protection Yes Yes
Product benefits 30 minutes auto-off setting Wirelessly connect up to 3 smartphones or tablets
LCD display No No
Bluetooth transmission range (max) 30 feets -
Battery life 8 hours 10 hours
Number of speakers 2 2
Material Silicon Fabric/rugged rubber
Color Black (also available in 4 colors) Black (also available in 7 colors)
Bluetooth version (if specified by manufacturer) Yes Yes
Features Voice prompts Speakerphone, JBL connect
Accessories USB charging cable Micro USB cable
NFC Yes -
MiniJack (3.5 mm) Yes Yes
Micro USB Yes Yes
AUX in Yes -
Manufacturer warranty 1 year(s) 1 year(s)
Certifications CE EAC
MSRP 129.95 $ -
Manufacturer link https://www.bose.com/en_us/products/speakers/wireless_speakers/soundlink-color-bluetooth-speaker-ii.html#ProductTabs_tab1 http://eu.jbl.com/JBL+FLIP+III.html?dwvar_JBL%20FLIP%20III_color=Black#q=Flip%2B3&start=1
Product manuals https://assets.bose.com/content/dam/Bose_DAM/Web/consumer_electronics/global/products/speakers/soundlink_color_ii/pdf/soundlink_color_ii_PDF_ownersguide_ML.pdf http://demandware.edgesuite.net/aauj_prd/on/demandware.static/-/Sites-masterCatalog_Harman/default/dw37acd0d8/pdfs/Quick%20Start%20Guide%20-%20Flip3%20(Multilingual).pdf
Reviews https://www.bose.com/en_us/products/speakers/wireless_speakers/soundlink-color-bluetooth-speaker-ii.html#ProductTabs_tab999 http://eu.jbl.com/JBL+FLIP+III.html?dwvar_JBL%20FLIP%20III_color=Black#q=Flip%2B3&start=1
FAQ https://www.bose.com/en_us/products/speakers/wireless_speakers/soundlink-color-bluetooth-speaker-ii.html#ProductTabs_tab2 https://www.amazon.com/JBL-Splashproof-Portable-Bluetooth-Speaker/dp/B0145EOFDO
Site of manufacturer 3.9 2.2
Newegg 5 -
Ebay 4.9 4.8
Bestbuy 4.7 -
Amazon 4.5 4.4
Power output - 16 W
Operating systems supported (for stored files) - Windows 7 and 8
Date first available - August 3, 2017
Walmart - 4.3

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