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JBL Go 2

alaTest has collected and analyzed 50 reviews of JBL Go 2. The average rating for this product is 4.6/5, compared to an average rating of 4.3/5 for other products in the same category for all reviews. Reviewers really like the reliability and design. The price and usability also get good comments.

size, usability, price, design, reliability

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other products in the same category the JBL Go 2 is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 98/100 = Excellent quality.

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Expert review by : Sudhanshu Singh (techradar.com)

JBL GO 2 review

 

A tiny block of quality audio

Ultra-compact form factor ; IPX7 water resistance ; Speakerphone

Below par battery life ; Microphone isn’t sensitive

The JBL GO 2 is an ultra-compact speaker that’s waterproof and rugged. While its small size limits its audio potential, it can get surprisingly loud and has a handy speakerphone that makes it one of the most balanced ultra-compact bluetooth speakers....

Oct, 2018

Expert review by : David Carnoy (cnet.co.uk)

JBL Go 2 review: Mini Bluetooth speaker offers maximum portability

 

The second-generation of JBL's tiny, entry-level Bluetooth speaker, gets full waterproofing along with a better design and sound.

The JBL Go 2 is a very small wireless speaker that fits in a pocket and sounds decent enough for its tiny size. Its design and sound have improved from the original and it's now fully waterproof. Plus, it has speakerphone capabilities.

It doesn't have all that much bass and its battery life isn't great at 5 hours.

While it won't rock the house, the JBL Go 2 is an appealing little Bluetooth speaker.

May, 2018

Expert review by : Tim Gideon (pcmag.com)

JBL Go 2

 

The JBL Go 2 is an affordable waterproof speaker that offers solid volume levels and a full sound signature for its size.

Solid audio performance for the size. Waterproof. Affordable.

Light on accessories. Can distort on deep bass tracks at high volumes.

Probably the most impressive aspect of the Go 2's performance is its ability to pump out volume. No, it's not loud like a larger speaker with multiple drivers would be, but it'll blow away the built-in speakers on nearly any laptop or tablet. In other...

Jun, 2018

Expert review by : David Carnoy (cnet.com)

JBL Go 2 review: Mini Bluetooth speaker offers maximum portability

 

The second-generation of JBL's tiny, entry-level Bluetooth speaker, gets full waterproofing along with a better design and sound.

The JBL Go 2 is a very small wireless speaker that fits in a pocket and sounds decent enough for its tiny size. Its design and sound have improved from the original and it's now fully waterproof. Plus, it has speakerphone capabilities.

It doesn't have all that much bass and its battery life isn't great at 5 hours.

While it won't rock the house, the JBL Go 2 is an appealing little Bluetooth speaker.

May, 2018

Expert review by : Nikhil Rastogi (tech.firstpost.com)

JBL Go 2 review: A small waterproof Bluetooth speaker with clear sound, low bass

 

The JBL Go 2 speaker is quite a noticeable improvement over its previous gen Go, speaker.

Small and compact ; Clear sound ; Waterproof/Splashproof design

Weak bass

The JBL Go 2 speaker is quite a noticeable improvement over its previous gen Go, speaker. At Rs 2,699 what you get is clear sound and waterproof design.

Sep, 2018

Expert review by : Nandagopal Rajan (indianexpress.com)

JBL Go2 review: Small but large hearted

 

JBL Go2 review: Keep this device in a corner of a large room and it will be able to fill it and someone coming from outside will not be able to figure out where the music is coming from.

Jul, 2018

Consumer review (very.co.uk)

Great sound! Loud for its size

 

Very good speaker for how small it is and great battery life!

Sep, 2018

Consumer review (very.co.uk)

Amazing sound

 

Absolutely fantastic item. Great sound, stays charged for ages and really easy to use. Love it, love it, love it

Sep, 2018

Consumer review (very.co.uk)

Great for the price

 

Bought this as a back up speaker for my kitchen, really good for daily music. Battery life not so great but quite loud but the music quality makes up for it

Aug, 2018

Consumer review (very.co.uk)

Bit disappointed

 

Sound wise is good so far, not the loudest though. I keep it allways I'm a pouch, to prevent any damage to it or scratches but it still very sensitive and the color of it just started to fade out, on corners and edges. Batterie wise, not the greatest,...

Aug, 2018

Product Specifications

Audio

Frequency range:180 - 20000
RMS rated power:3 / 3.1 / 80
Signal-to-Noise Ratio (SNR):80
Speakers RMS power:3
Subwoofer frequency range:180 - 20000

Design

Built-in Display:N
Built-in flashlight:N
Colour of product:Blue / Grey / Navy / Pink / Red
Design:Cube / Rectangle
International Protection (IP) code:IPX7
LED indicators:Charging, Power
Product Type:Mono portable speaker / Stereo portable speaker
Protection features:Waterproof
Volume Control:Digital

Loudspeakers

Audio output channels:1.0
Driver diameter:4
Number of drivers:1
Number of Speakers:1

Packaging Content

Cables included:MICRO-USB
Quick start guide:Y
Warranty card:Y

Performance

Built-In Microphone:Y
Recommended usage:Mobile phone / Smartphone / Tablet / Smartphone

Ports & interfaces

Bluetooth profiles:A2DP,AVCTP,HFP,HSP / A2DP,AVRCP,HFP,HSP
Bluetooth version:4.1
Connectivity Technology:Wired & Wireless / Wireless
Frequency range:2.4 - 2.48
Headphone connectivity:3.5 mm
Headphone Out:Y
Interface:Bluetooth / Bluetooth/3.5 mm / Bluetooth/USB/3.5 mm
USB charging port:Y
USB Connectivity:Y
USB connector type:MICRO-USB

Power

Battery Capacity:730
Battery life (max):5
Battery recharge time:2.5
Battery technology:Lithium Polymer (LiPo) / Lithium-Ion (Li-Ion)
Battery Type:Built-in
Battery voltage:3.7
Number of Batteries Supported:1
Power source type:Battery
USB charging:Y

Weight & Dimensions

Depth:31.6 / 316
Height :71.2
Weight:184
Width:86