Product Comparison: JBL Charge 4 vs Denon DSB-250BT


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General Specifications
Brand
JBL
Denon
Model
Charge 4
DSB-250BT
Origin
China
China
About the product
The Charge 4 series delivers intense and powerful stereo sound thanks to a proprietary developed driver and two JBL bass radiators and if you need to amplify your party, with JBL Connect+ is possible!
The range topping Denon Envaya is an IP67 rated dust and water-proof premium portable Bluetooth speaker, which features latest aptX Bluetooth V4.1 connectivity, offering CD-like streaming without wires.
Key Specs
Power output
30 W
27 W
Connection Type
Bluetooth 4.2
Bluetooth 4.1
Range
33 ft.
98.43 ft.
Battery Life
20 hour(s)
13 hour(s)
Dynamic Configuration
1 driver
3 drivers
What customers say about "Key Specs"
JBL Charge 4 Waterproof Bluetooth Speaker and Power Bank
  • Awesome sound, true bass, good power backup, easy to carry.
  • The product worked perfectly with great sound and really good battery life.
  • I was very pleasantly surprised with the sound quality that such a small device could pump out.
  • The battery life is very good and charges quickly.
  • Decent volume and punchy bass, more than enough for any kind of outdoor social gathering.
Denon DSB-250BT Portable Premium Bluetooth Speaker
  • Brilliant soundstage. Very powerful speaker.
  • Battery life seems pretty impressive.
Size & Weight
Color
Black
Silver/Black
Height
8.66 in.
3.03 in.
Width
3.74 in.
8.23 in.
Depth
3.74 in.
2.91 in.
Weight
2.12 lbs.
1.65 lbs.

JBL Charge 4

Denon DSB-250BT

What customers say about "Size & Weight"
JBL Charge 4 Waterproof Bluetooth Speaker and Power Bank
  • Compact and very well made, this is a good sounding speaker that takes our streamed music around the house and into the garden.
  • Nice and compact easy travel companion and water resistant.
  • It’s compact, easy to handle, easy to use.
  • The sound is great for a compact speaker. You can hear the bass very well.
  • The size is perfect and the weight not too heavy.
Denon DSB-250BT Portable Premium Bluetooth Speaker
  • Excellent speaker. Small and powerful sound.
  • Small, but powerful and clear sound.
  • Superb! Great sound for such a small, battery powered speaker!
  • The design is very good and looks compact and quality.
  • Clear sound, robust finish and more compact than you expected.
Features
Controls
Buttons
Buttons
Material
Fabric / Rugged rubber
Plastic / Metal
Display Type
No
No
Battery Type
Lithium-ion polymer
Lithium-ion polymer
Supported Systems
PC, TV, MacOS, iOS, Android
Smartphones / Tablets, PC, TV
Hand Strap
No
Yes
Protection
IPX7 waterproof
IP67 waterproof, IP67 dustproof
Accessories Included
Type C USB cable
USB cable, Strap
Extras
USB Type-C, JBL Connect+, JBL Bass Radiator, Auto-power off, Powerbank
Envaya Link, Voice Assistant integration
What customers say about "Features"
JBL Charge 4 Waterproof Bluetooth Speaker and Power Bank
  • Sound quality and clarity is very good, bass is excellent.
  • The speakers sound quality is very powerful, especially for its size.
  • Long lasting battery life, easy connectability and a durable.
  • Waterproof construction means we have no qualms about taking this outside and worrying if it will survive.
  • Good quality sound and levels from the charge 4.
Denon DSB-250BT Portable Premium Bluetooth Speaker
  • This delivers great range, quality and power.
  • This speaker works well, pairs very easily and although the buttons are the easiest to use.
  • The controls aren't great. They are neither touch nor traditional buttons.
Interfaces
AUX In
Yes
Yes
Ethernet Port
No
No
Micro USB
No
Yes
USB
Yes
No
Lightning Port
No
No
NFC
No
No
Card Slot
No
No
What customers say about "Interfaces"
JBL Charge 4 Waterproof Bluetooth Speaker and Power Bank
  • The equipment has good sound quality. Amazing ports.
  • This is the best Bluetooth speaker you can get that charges from a USB port.
  • USB power bank port for charging a smartphone or other from the speaker.
  • Charging port and USB are not in working condition.
  • It's USB Port is not compatible for ordinary phones.
Denon DSB-250BT Portable Premium Bluetooth Speaker
  • The charging port was located on the back of the device, so there was good access and it was easy to get to.
  • Excellent sound quality — Shock resistant thanks to its silicone casings. Great connectors.
  • USB-C charging would have made this perfect.
  • Inconvenient and awkward flap at the back covering the charging and aux ports.
  • The charging cable provided is only about a foot long, a decent size cable should be included as standard.
Warranty / Certifications
Manufacturer Warranty
1 year(s)
1 year(s)
Certifications
CE, EAC
CE
Other Information
Manufacturer
MSRP
179.95 $


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