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JBL Charge 4

Waterproof portable Bluetooth® speaker (Camouflage)

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Like to play hard outdoors? So does the JBL Charge 4 portable Bluetooth speaker.

Like to play hard outdoors? So does the JBL Charge 4 portable Bluetooth speaker.

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About the JBL Charge 4

Big sound for the big outdoors

Like to play hard outdoors? So does the JBL Charge 4 portable Bluetooth speaker. It features a rugged build for rough-and-tumble adventures, with a completely waterproof cloth and rubberized covering. The speaker cranks out big, bold sound with plenty of bass. And it can do so for up to 20 hours on a single battery charge. It can keep your smartphone or tablet powered up, too.

Big sound for the big outdoors

JBL Charge 4

Like to play hard outdoors? So does the JBL Charge 4 portable Bluetooth speaker. It features a rugged build for rough-and-tumble adventures, with a completely waterproof cloth and rubberized covering. The speaker cranks out big, bold sound with plenty of bass. And it can do so for up to 20 hours on a single battery charge. It can keep your smartphone or tablet powered up, too.

Sound that packs a punch

The Charge 4 uses a single full-range driver to give you clean, clear sound, with two passive radiators to reinforce the bass. JBL's advanced digital signal processing ensures rich, full sound from its compact design.

The app makes it happen

The JBL Connect app gives you total command over your Charge 4 speaker. It's a free download for your iPhone®, iPad®, or Android™ smartphone or tablet. Pair two Charge 4 speakers for spacious, stereo sound. You can also pair over 100 compatible JBL speakers together for one serious field party.

The app also lets you pair two devices simultaneously with the Charge 4.You and a friend can take turns playing tunes through the speaker for an awesome co-DJ'd playlist.

Chaaarge!

The Charge 4 has a USB-C port with a cable included for charging the speaker's built-in battery. USB-C means extremely fast power transfer, compared to standard USB. A separate USB charging output lets you refresh your mobile device's battery using your existing charging cable.

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Product highlights:

  • Bluetooth 4.2 for high-fidelity streaming with compatible devices
    • range: 30 feet
  • IPX7-rated waterproof
  • frequency response: 60-20,000 Hz
  • JBL Connect app
    • free download from Apple App Store® and Google Play
    • remotely controls volume
    • pair two Charge 4 speakers for stereo
    • connect more than 100 compatible JBL speakers for simultaneous playback
    • pair two with devices simultaneously
  • 2" x 3-1/2" transducer with two passive bass radiators to reinforce low frequencies
  • USB-C charging port (cable included)
  • 7500mAh built-in rechargeable lithium ion battery lasts up to 20 hours
  • 8-5/8"W x 3-5/8"H x 3-3/4"D
  • weight: 2.1 lbs.
  • warranty: 1 year
  • Our 60-day money-back guarantee
  • MFR # JBLCHARGE4SQUADAM

What's in the box:

  • Bluetooth portable speaker
  • 4' USB-C to USB-A charging cable
  • Quick Start Guide
  • Warranty Card
  • Important Safety Instructions

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Crutchfield customer from Branchville, NJ on 9/16/2019

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Sound great and easy to use

Pros: Ease of use, pair easily with iPhone and ipad

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Works well when connecting more than one.

Crutchfield customer from Lemont, IL on 9/9/2019

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It has good sound for a portable bluetooth speaker and serves the purpose. I did buy two and connected both in stereo for my patio. I am very happy with this feature. Very easy to do once you download the App and the sound is pretty good.

Pros: Able to connect more than one.

Cons: Just OK sound when used alone. Seems a little in the middle.

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Crutchfield customer from Norwalk, CA on 9/1/2019

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Arrived on time great quality and sound thinking about buying a second to link them

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User friendly.

Herman from Mililani, HI on 8/25/2019

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Amazing sound. Solid construction. EZ to use.

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Sounds good and sweat proof too

William from Atlanta, GA on 8/24/2019

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I got the Charge 4 to be the sound system for my inside bike trainer set up. It paired immediately with the iPad I'm using to watch riding sessions and connect to Zwift. The volume is more than adequate to overcome the mechanical noise of the bike, trainer, and fan, and it sounds good too. The charge holds up across many sessions. It's a great Bluetooth speaker.

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Crutchfield customer from Poulsbo, WA on 8/23/2019

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Easy to set up and great sound for the price.

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Crutchfield customer from Elyria, OH on 8/22/2019

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Good sound in small package

Pros: Good sound for it's size

Cons: Wanted to use on motorcycle but couldn't hear it while riding

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Crutchfield customer from Mayaguez, PR on 8/21/2019

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excellent

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Crutchfield customer from Urbanna, VA on 8/20/2019

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This little speaker has the sound quality of a high dollar system .

Pros: Durable construction

Cons: None

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Crutchfield customer from Dunkirk, NY on 8/19/2019

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I bought these as beach speakers (2) so I could listen in stereo. Amazing sound, bass is spectacular, lasts for hours and the clarity is amazing. I had a UE Boom, no comparison. I had these in my vehicle running via blue tooth and decided that the next vehicle I get I'm down grading the system and figuring out how to mount these speakers in the vehicle.

Pros: William Brazill

Cons: William Brazill

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Crutchfield customer from Sellersville, PA on 8/11/2019

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Everything it's cranked up to be! Definitely sounds better than charge 3. Love how long battery last and connectivity is quick.

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Tuff reliable speaker

Guest from Lake Worth, FL on 8/4/2019

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Used at construction site great sound especially the bass

Pros: Loud clean sound great speaker

Cons: None

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Crutchfield customer from El Jebel, CO on 7/31/2019

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Not as told when sold Returning!

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Crutchfield customer from South Bend, IN on 7/26/2019

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Easy to use, sounds great, long lasting battery. So sad they could not include a USB wall adapter......

Pros: Sound

Cons: USB wall adapter

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Crutchfield customer from Bel Air, MD on 7/15/2019

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Great portable Bluetooth speaker for the beach pool patio. Real amazing bass for its size and price. Easy to operate from the IPhone.

Pros: Easy to set up and operate.

Cons: None.

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Beach Bound JBL

Crutchfield customer from Lubbock, TX on 7/10/2019

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I bought this for my 18 year old daughter - she loves it- great sound except for the music- we're all going to the beach soon- maybe she will let me play some 70's rovk

Pros: Stays charged all day- great sound for such a small unit

Cons: None

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Crutchfield customer from Big Prairie, OH on 7/10/2019

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Amazing sound that comes out of this speaker. It's perfect for our front covered porch!

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Crutchfield customer from Lowell, MI on 7/9/2019

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Better than we anticipated. Good sound and bluetooth reception.

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Great sounding speaker, especially when two are paired in stereo mode.

Todd from Belding, MI on 7/8/2019

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I purchased two of the JBL Charge 4 units to run as a wireless stereo system for the pontoon, on the deck, and in the garage. Glad I made the purchase. The sound is amazing when paired together in stereo mode. I did find that the whole system linked better when I powered each speaker on, hit the sink button on each speaker, and then opened the application. There is a slight delay when selecting the stereo option. Also, when the music starts, one speaker will play immediately while the other takes a few seconds to kick in. This is only a very minor annoyance. And we used a single Charge 4 at the beach this weekend. A single speaker is very adequate for this unless you are trying to fill the whole beach with sound. I purchased carry cases on the big "A" site that fit these speakers perfectly. Price was a bit better there.

Pros: Ability to link two Charge 4 bt speakers Sound quality Ease of use Battery life (great!) Portable

Cons: A little quirky to get into stereo mode at first. Until I figured out the best sequence. Read details in my review.

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Crutchfield customer from Piscataway, NJ on 7/1/2019

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Value for money to cover the pool area that i needed covered with music

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Crutchfield customer from Delray Beach, FL on 6/30/2019

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Nice sound. The one problem is the speaker cuts off at times.

Pros: Sound and setup

Cons: Seems to cut off and disconnect on it's own.

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Great Speaker

Jack from Redford on 6/29/2019

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I've had this for five whole days now. I couldn't be happier with it. I got it to use when I hang out on my deck where it works perfectly. It paired with my phone with no hasssle at all. Then I got this weird idea to try it in my living room, which is too small for a real stereo system. It's perfect in the living room, too and is easier to use for listening to mp3s than my soundbar is. The volume steps are subtle enough where I can actually get the volume I want, which is unusual for a speaker, soundbar, or anything else that doesn't have a volume control like a HT/stereo receiver has.As another reviewer noted, a remote control would be nice, but I wouldn't drop a star in my rerview over it. I also don't know ohow much more I'd be willing to pay for the speaker to geet one. I bought this because I heard a Flip whatevernumberitwas that a friend had that and was impressed with it. I figured this bigger speaker would be better. I was right. If you get one of these, I recommend getting a case for it to protect the passive radiators on the sides of the speaker. I have no idea what it would take to damage them, but since I bought a case to store and carry it in, I don't have to worry about it. I downloaded the app, but since I don't intend to get another one of these for stereo or 99 more to use all over the place, I don't really have a use for it, but it's there for anyone else who needs it.

Pros: Great sound perfect size accurate volume controls easy to use

Cons: A remote control might be nice, but not critical

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Big -Little speaker

Crutchfield customer from Ewing, NJ on 6/24/2019

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Perfect little Bluetooth speaker works great paired with Soundcast VGtx

Pros: Great little speaker for the price

Cons: No carry strap

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Crutchfield customer from Seaford, DE on 6/17/2019

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Qualifies as a "Best Buy" for performance, price, and Crutchfield Support !!

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Crutchfield customer from Green Bay, WI on 6/17/2019

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Although a bit small it packs a punch for portable sound. Pairs easily with phone for seamless integration. Can be easily packed in backpack for a day at the beach.

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Crutchfield customer from Levittown, PA on 6/17/2019

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Very pleased with this Bluetooth speaker. It works nicely by the pool and has better than expected sound.

Pros: Water proof, great sound, reasonable price.

Cons: I think I need another one! :-)

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Crutchfield customer from Tellico Plains, TN on 6/15/2019

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Has worked great!

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Crutchfield customer from Raleigh, NC on 6/14/2019

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Very happy with the sound and quality

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Versatile

Crutchfield customer from Arlington, VA on 6/5/2019

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Love the long battery life and the ability to also use to charge other devices.

Pros: Great sound, long battery life, and durable

Cons: No cons to report

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Crutchfield customer from Chico, CA on 6/3/2019

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Easy connectivity, nice size, great sound.

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Crutchfield customer from Clermont, FL on 5/26/2019

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Easy set up; great er than expected sound

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Crutchfield customer from Weston, CO on 5/24/2019

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Big sound in a small package, l am very pleased indeed, l have paired two and have a nice sounding system for off grid living thank you very much! Daniel in beautiful Weston CO.

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Crutchfield customer from Minneapolis, MN on 5/14/2019

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Amazing sound with great battery life. This was a present for my wife and she was ecstatic with quality of the sound. The ability to charge other devices is a huge plus.

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Charge 4 for the win!

Crutchfield customer from Salinas, CA on 5/13/2019

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This speaker is loud and very smooth sounding. I can't believe the bass this little speaker puts out!

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Crutchfield customer from Mancos, CO on 5/13/2019

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Good sounding speaker, works well

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Crutchfield customer from Chattanooga, TN on 5/13/2019

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This is a great bluetooth speaker for the price. I also have a Charge 1 and Charge 2. Each generation has better sound than the previous generation and they are larger in size. Sound quality is fantastic for a small speaker.

Pros: Fantastic sound

Cons: none.

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Great Bluetooth Speaker

David from Mustang, OK on 5/11/2019

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The Bluetooth is one of the best I have seen, quickly syncs and has a great range. The overall sound is really good, great battery life too! Very pleased with the Charge 4, highly recommended for a portable Bluetooth speaker!

Pros: Great Bluetooth, battery life and sound

Cons: Non

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Juan from Corpus Christi, TX on 5/10/2019

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This is an amazing speaker. The sound is fantastic. The bass is deep for the overall size. Its rugged and I like the fact that it uses the same power cord as my phone does. The portability is a key factor for me as I take it with me, so easy carry was an important point for me. Overall an excellent product and I would certainly recommend it to anyone who is wanting a bluetooth speaker.

Pros: Outstanding performance and easy portability

Cons: No carry case or charging cable come with the unit

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Great all around speaker

Crutchfield customer from Reading, MA on 5/6/2019

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So far so good! We only had the speaker for a few weeks but my kids love it. They said it paired easily to their iPhones and the battery has a long charge. They said it's nicer and sounds better than the UE Boom it replaced.

Pros: Battery life and sound

Cons: A little big

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Crutchfield customer from Jamestown, CA on 5/5/2019

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Very easy to use and it has a beautiful full loud sound!

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Crutchfield customer from Chilhowie, VA on 4/30/2019

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Really nice portable speaker. Very good sound. And as always, excellent service from Crutchfield.

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Excellent speaker.

Crutchfield customer from Lyons, NY on 4/29/2019

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I absolutely love this thing. Bought this to use in my workshop, and on the deck, and I am very impressed with it. Gets plenty loud, nice and clear. Connection was very simple, with pairing happening automatically upon power up. I have used it several days now for a few hours at a time, and so far only one "dot" has gone away on the battery indicator, so I am very impressed with the battery life as of yet. Would definitely recommend!

Pros: Sound, bass response, battery life, USB-C!!!

Cons: None I can think of.

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Best

Crutchfield customer from Wilmette, IL on 4/28/2019

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The Best Bluetooth speaker that I've purchased ever at this price. I

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JBL Charge 4

Crutchfield customer from Mooresboro, NC on 4/28/2019

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this thing sounds sound grest and good bass to.

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Perfect for what it is.

Crutchfield customer from Houghton, MI on 4/21/2019

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Sounds good. Plenty loud but lacks depth. For the price it's a great buy. Water proof is a bonus.

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Crutchfield customer from Hagatna, GU on 4/9/2019

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Love how easy it was to set up and the sound clearity that it produces.

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Crutchfield customer from Baltimore, MD on 4/3/2019

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I give this product five stars it has great sound and I have had no problems with it

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Crutchfield customer from Forest Hills, NY on 3/31/2019

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Was thoughly suprised at how easy it was to hook-up to my iphone. For my ear I find the Charge 4 to be less bulky and the sound quality equal to that of the BOSE travel speaker. The long lasting power bank is outstanding.

Pros: After 60+ hours of use I find all aspects of the JBL Charge 4 to be exceptional.

Cons: Thusfar no cons to report

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Military Tough Speaker!

Crutchfield customer from Tamuning, GU on 3/28/2019

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Excellent speaker for the money! Super fast shipping all the way out here in the Middle East. Now I can listen to my tunes as I serve my country. It's also water proof and it floats! Thank you Crutchfield. This made my day.

Pros: Rugged design, water proof, loud

Cons: No plug for wall. Only comes with charging cable.

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Crutchfield customer from Long Beach, NY on 3/18/2019

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We bought this speaker because we were having a party in the rooftop room in our Co-op. It was perfect it for our needs. The bluetooth capability was great. It was loud enough when we wanted to hear the music and then soft enough when we just wanted a background sound. The speaker is easy to operate and the charge lasts quite a long time. I would highly recommend this speaker. For the price you can't go wrong. It's durable too.

Pros: Great size! Great sound!

Cons: None!

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Unbelievable!

Dan from Merchantville, NJ on 3/12/2019

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I highly recommend the charge 4. the sound that comes out of that thing is incredible the battery seems to last forever and it holds its signal a lot further than they tell you it does. I would have given 5 stars. The only thing I wish it had was a remote control. Because I sometimes use it as a soundbar in my bedroom. so much better sound than the TV. you absolutely can't go wrong with this portable speaker. And with a 60-day money-back guarantee, you really can't go wrong. I have some friends that have the flip 3. The charge 4 to my ear sounds a lot better. More clarity. And more bottom-end. the charge 4 is a winner in my book.

Pros: Great big sound from a little package.

Cons: No remote control.

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Albert from La Puente, CA on 3/11/2019

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Small package big sound top notch quality

Pros: Cant be beat exceptional sound and quality

Cons: None that i know of

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Crutchfield customer from Tulsa, OK on 2/19/2019

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Love it. Great sound.

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Charge 4 Rocks

Linda from Suwanee, GA on 2/18/2019

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I purchased this as a birthday gift for my husband. He was thrilled to get it as he really liked the Charge 3 our brother-in-law has. Now he LOVES the Charge 4 even more. It was a breeze to set up, the sound is incredible, and it is very portable. We're looking forward to using it every week at our neighborhood pool this summer. While it is a little too big to take on plane trips, we plan to take it with us on all of our car trips. The reviews I read online on the Crutchfield website really helped me determine which portable speaker to buy. I think I made the perfect purchase. Thanks.

Pros: Great sound, easy to use. Sale price was a bonus.

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darren from Lincoln, NE on 1/21/2019

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the best blue tooth speaker on the market! premium sound! i own 2 and would highly recommend!

Pros: a solid speaker you can take anywhere and enjoy

Cons: none

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Crutchfield customer from Bend, OR on 1/15/2019

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Great speaker, lots of loudness, bass hits.

Pros: Great overall speaker.

Cons: None so far.

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I'm Impressed

Crutchfield customer from Pittsburgh, PA on 12/30/2018

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Only used it a couple times so far but the sound is really impressive. No problems pairing it to an iPhone. Always had good experiences with JBL so not surprised that it's so good.

Pros: Easy pairing. Sounds great.

Cons: nothing yet.

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Impressive Sound

Terry from Glendale, AZ on 12/26/2018

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Impressive sound quality and power from such a small speaker.

Pros: Great sound, easy setup.

Cons: None so far.

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Crutchfield customer from Mcadoo, PA on 12/19/2018

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Great sound out of a small speaker

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Great little speaker!

Jonathan from Plain City, OH on 11/21/2018

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So far we really like the Charge 4. It paired easily right out of the box. The next morning I had a problem getting it to pair, but since then it's been perfect. I think the sound is good for a small speaker, and it meets our needs perfectly

Pros: Compact, but good sound. Easy pairing with a MacBook Pro out of the box. Volume buttons on top.

Cons: None so far.

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Crutchfield customer from Aguada, PR on 11/11/2018

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Features & specs

Features
Weather-resistant Yes
Waterproof Yes
Speakerphone Mic No
NFC Touch Pairing No

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Features

Portable Waterproof Design: The JBL Charge 4 Bluetooth speaker features a rugged rubberized housing and a durable fabric material grille which will hold up indoors and outdoors. The Charge 4 is waterproof (IPX7-rated) which means no more worrying about rain or spills; you can even submerge the Charge 4 in water up to 1 meter (3') for up to 30 minutes. Its compact design fits easily into a backpack so you can take it anywhere with you.

Notes:
  • The Charge 4 can only be submerged in water for a short period of time. If the speaker is playing and then submerged in water, it will sound muffled, as anything submerged in water would sound like. Submerging the speaker more than 1 meter and for more than 30 minutes will damage the speaker as the water will penetrate through the waterproof barriers due to pressure.
  • To ensure that the JBL Charge 4 is waterproof, please remove all cable connections and tightly close the cap; exposing the Charge 4 to liquids without doing so may result in permanent damage to the speaker. Do not expose the Charge 4 to water while charging, as doing so may result in permanent damage to the speaker or power source.

Full-Range JBL Sound: The JBL Charge 4 employs digital signal processing to generate room-filling audio from a compact speaker. Using a single 3.5" x 1.9375" driver, a 30-watt amplifier, and dual 2.25" passive radiators, the JBL Charge 4 delivers full-range JBL sound with punchy bass. The JBL Charge 4 stereo speaker can play from either a vertical or horizontal position, so you can place it in a variety of locations for great sound.

Bluetooth 4.2: The JBL Charge 4 portable speaker is equipped with built-in Bluetooth 4.2 with support for wireless audio streaming (A2DP 1.3) and playback control (AVRCP 1.6). You'll be able to stream stored music, music apps, and other audio content on Bluetooth source device (such as your smartphone, tablet, computer, or laptop) to the Charge 4. You'll also be able to control basic playback functions such as Play, Pause, & Skip from the speaker. You will need to continue to use your Bluetooth-enabled device for advanced music navigation and to view song/artist/album information.

Note: The JBL Charge 4 does not support Bluetooth hands-free communication for making or answering phone calls.

JBL Connect App with JBL Connect+: Use the JBL Connect App (for Apple iOS 8.0+ or Android OS 5.0+) to wirelessly link multiple JBL Connect+ enabled speakers, like the JBL Charge 4, together for amplified sound. You are able to link two speakers together so each speaker acts as a left or right channel for stereo sound. You can also link up to 100 speakers together so each speaker plays back both left and right channels for playback of the same Bluetooth source from multiple speakers. Software updates for the speaker can also be done using the JBL Connect app.

Aux Input: In addition to built-in Bluetooth, the JBL Charge 4 is fitted with a 3.5mm auxiliary input for connection of almost any portable audio player with a headphone output.

USB Charging (5V/2A): The JBL Charge 4 is capable of recharging the battery of your Bluetooth-enabled device from the speaker's built-in USB-A (5V/2.0A) 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 4 stereo speaker has a built-in Lithium-ion polymer rechargeable battery (7500mAH) that provides up to 20 hours of playback time. The Charge 4 speaker includes a USB-C port and a 4' USB-C to USB-A cable to aid in charging the built-in battery. The battery can be recharged from a 3rd party USB/AC power adapter (sold separately) or a free USB port on your computer. A full battery charge takes approximately 4 hours.

LED Indicators: Clearly visible LED let you know when the built-in battery needs to be recharged, as well as when the JBL Charge 4 is in Bluetooth listening or pairing mode.

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Customer Q&A

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Crutchfield asked: Why did you buy this?
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My son has the JBL xtreme 2. Love it so I decided to buy one for myself to use it at work [ Carlos  Sep 18, 2019 ]
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Price and quality [ Adam  Jul 24, 2019 ]
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Ultimately, it was the reviews that convinced me to get this instead of some of the other models. Better sound, etc. [ Christine  Jul 07, 2019 ]
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I wanted a wireless, waterproof JBL and it seems like the Charge is the best bang for the buck over the other waterproof JBL's. I knew I wanted more power than the Link 20, which was great, but not quite big enough sound for my kitchen. After the Charge, the next bigger is the Xtreme, which has a somewhat more refined sound (according to Simon), but it's a lot bulkier and not much louder or even bassier (according to Simon). And it costs way more! [ JAKE  Apr 22, 2019 ]
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Very good reviews and features. Charging ability a plus. [ Lance  Oct 28, 2018 ]
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20 hr battery life and water proof [ jackie  Jul 12, 2019 ]
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Size, features and battery life. [ Matthew  Jun 18, 2019 ]
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Well-reviewed SQ, liked previously owned Flip 2, long battery life. [ Stephen V.  Apr 07, 2019 ]
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Good quality product [ ALBERT M  Feb 14, 2019 ]
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The Charge 4 red I have is great. It's for my parents [ Harry  Jul 21, 2019 ]
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This product has the options I am looking for and has an attractive price. [ Russell  Jun 16, 2019 ]
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I bought one for my wife to use at work and it sounds great. So I need one for when I work on my cars outside. Great sound and louder than I thought it could go. Crank it up. [ TIM  Mar 03, 2019 ]
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Crutchfields unparalled service and jbl quality [ ALBERT M  Mar 01, 2019 ]
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Heard nothing but good reviews about this Bluetooth speaker. [ CASEY  Dec 31, 2018 ]
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No received yet but, steered towards this model because of the long battery life and USB port to charge phone as well. [ MICHAEL  May 05, 2019 ]
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3 questions already asked

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Can you use a aftermarket wall charger to charge the battery? Any limitations on wattage?
[ Carroll  Mar 29, 2019 ]
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I haven't tried a aftermarket charger. As long as the connections match up I believe that it should charge.
[ MATTHEW  Mar 31, 2019 ]
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I bought it for my son and he does use any charger he comes across lol and no trouble
[ JEREMY  Mar 30, 2019 ]
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Yes you can use an aftermarket charger. As the 4 does not come with a charger just a USB-C cable. I bought the Charge 3 first and sent it back for the 4. It's worth the extra money to get the 4,the 3 doesn't even sound as good as the 2. I'm not aware of any limits but I use a 2 amp charger and it works fine. I recommend using a couple rubber bands to hold the charge door open so that it doesn't put pressure on the cable and break the connection on the charge port.
[ SCOTT  Mar 29, 2019 ]
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Does this item have the latest better than CD quality audio BT codec (aptx HD) built in? If not please specify what models do.
[ Orange O  Apr 14, 2019 ]
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It supports A2DP and AVRCP.
[ Stephanie  Apr 14, 2019 ]
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I enjoy the quality of sound I would say it is equivalent in sound
[ ERIC  Apr 14, 2019 ]
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JBL Charge 4, $142.49....Does this come with a case?
[ Gary  Jan 28, 2019 ]
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No case
[ ERIC  Apr 14, 2019 ]
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It doesn't come with a case. It's slightly larger then my JBL Charge 3. The sound is amazing though and I held it under water in a therapeutic pool running temp of 104 and it still works!
[ MATTHEW  Feb 05, 2019 ]
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It does not come with a case but there are plenty inexpensive ones online. Also it comes with a charging cable but not the power adapter for it, any USB adapter should work.
[ SCOTT  Jan 30, 2019 ]
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No it does not, nor does it come with a wall adaptor to charge from a wall outlet.
[ CASEY  Jan 30, 2019 ]
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No case comes with it. It's made very durable so no case needed.Enter
[ George  Jan 30, 2019 ]
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No
[ Daniel  Jan 30, 2019 ]
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It didn't come with a case that I recall as it was a gift for my son. He does love it though. It sounds really good for the price.
[ Richard  Jan 30, 2019 ]
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No, it does not.
[ Terry  Jan 30, 2019 ]
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No, the JBL Charge 4 does not come with a case, per se. However, the box in which it comes, is constructed in such a way that it can function very similarly to a case. I kept the box for that very purpose. I am very pleased with the unit.
[ HENRY  Jan 30, 2019 ]
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I don't think so- a gift to my daughter- but I've listened to it. Sounds great for its size.
[ SEAN R  Jan 30, 2019 ]
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I do not know as this was a gift.
[ Gary  Jan 30, 2019 ]
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No they don't come with a case. Great little speakers though. Highly recommend.
[ Tyler  Jan 30, 2019 ]
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No it doesn't but I have several and own a construction company and they're tough and loud
[ JEREMY  Jan 30, 2019 ]

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