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Portable Bluetooth Powered Speaker: The JBL Charge 2 is a
self-powered Bluetooth (v3.0) speaker that is ideal for your Bluetooth-enabled devices
such as your Apple iOS device, Android smartphone/tablet, Blackberry,
computer/PC or other devices. The JBL Charge 2 supports Bluetooth audio streaming
and Bluetooth hands-free communication, as well as a simple pairing procedure
with Social mode.
- Simple Pairing w/ Social Mode: A single button press pairs your
Bluetooth-enabled device with the Charge 2. Once paired, the JBL Charge 2 will
automatically re-connect with your device when in wireless range (up to
33'). Social Mode lets you pair up to three devices at once, so up to
three people can take turns playing their respective mobile phone, tablet, or laptop playlists
on the same JBL Charge 2 speaker.
- Bluetooth Audio Streaming (A2DP 1.3): The JBL Charge 2
portable speaker streams stereo music wirelessly from Bluetooth-enabled
devices such as your smartphone, tablet, computer, laptop, or other device.
You will continue to use your Bluetooth-enabled device to navigate your
music and to view song/artist information.
- Bluetooth Hands-Free Communication (HFP 1.6): The JBL
Charge 2 has a built-in microphone so you can use it as a hands-free speakerphone. Use the Charge
2 to answer phone calls, talk on Skype, or with Facetime. A long press of
the call-answer button will activate the voice command feature of your
smartphone (if applicable). You will continue to use your Bluetooth-enabled
device to view video calls, manually enter phone number, and control
advanced phone functions.
Note: Due to the differences in Bluetooth technology, some
Bluetooth enabled devices may be incompatible, function improperly, or may
not support all features when used with the JBL Charge 2.
Passive Radiator Design: The JBL Charge 2 employs digital
signal processing to generate room-filling audio from a compact speaker. Using
two active 1.75" drivers, a 15-watt amplifier, and twin side-firing 1.75" passive radiators, the JBL Charge 2 delivers full-range JBL sound with punchy bass.
Rugged Design: The JBL Charge 2 features a rugged enclosure
and grille for the durability that an active lifestyle demands. And it fits
easily into a backpack, so you can take it from one place to the next.
Versatile Placement: The JBL Charge 2 stereo speaker plays
from either a vertical or horizontal position, so you can place it in a variety
Aux Input: In addition to built-in Bluetooth, the JBL Charge 2 is fitted
with a 3.5mm auxiliary input for connection of almost any portable audio player
with a headphone output.
LED Indicator: Clearly visible LED lets you know when the built-in
battery needs to be recharged, as well as when the JBL Charge 2 is in Bluetooth
listening or pairing mode.
Built-in Charger: The JBL Charge 2 is capable of recharging the battery
of your Bluetooth-enabled device from the speaker's built-in USB (type-A) port.
Now you don't need to carry an extra charger to keep your devices powered up.
This USB port does not support audio playback.
Rechargeable Battery: The JBL Charge 2 stereo speaker has a
built-in, 6000mAh lithium-ion polymer rechargeable battery that provides more than 12 hours
of playback time on a single Charge 2. The battery is easily recharged from the
speaker's built-in microUSB port, using the included AC power adapter or a free USB
port on your computer (4 hour charge time). The AC power adapter can also be used to power the speaker.