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JBL Charge Essential

Make your adventures last even longer with the JBL Charge Essential. This portable Bluetooth speaker comes with powerful Original JBL Pro Sound, plus a handy power bank — all in one rugged, durable package. A convenient USB port lets you quickly charge your devices, so you can show off your DJ skills for longer. Your tunes will get everyone on the dancefloor, thanks to dual passive radiators intensifying the sound with rich, deep bass. With up to 20 hours of playtime and an IPX7 waterproof design, keep the party going wherever life takes you.

Product Specifications

General Specifications

Transducer 2 x 50mm
Output power 2 x10W RMS
Rated output power 2 x 10W RMS
Power input 5 V / 2A
Frequency response 65 Hz - 20k Hz
Signal-to-noise ratio > 80 dB
Battery type Li-ion polymer 22.2Wh (equivalent to 3.7 V/ 6000 mAh)
Battery charge time 4 hours (5 V / 2A)
Music play time up to 20 hours (dependent on volume level and audio content)

Audio Specifications

FM tuning range X MHz - X MHz (country dependent)
DAB tuning range X MHz - X MHz (Band-III)

Dimension Specifications

Dimensions (W x H x D) 213 x 89.7 x 87 mm
Weight 0.77 kg

Control Connect Specifications

USB port Type A
USB rating 5 V DC, 2 A
Bluetooth® version 4.1
Bluetooth® profile A2DP 1.3, AVRCP 1.5
Bluetooth® transmitter frequency range 2402 MHz - 2480 MHz
Bluetooth® transmitter power ≤ 9 dBm (EIRP)
Bluetooth® transmitter modulation GFSK, π/4 DQPSK, 8DPSK
Wi-Fi network IEEE 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac (2.4 GHz / 5 GHz)
2.4G Wi-Fi transmitter frequency range 2412 - 2472 MHz (2.4 GHz ISM Band, USA 11 Channels, Europe and others 13 Channels)
2.4G Wi-Fi transmitter power < X dBm (EIRP)
2.4G Wi-Fi modulation OFDM, DSSS, DBPSK, DQPSK, CCK, 16QAM, 64QAM
2.4G Wi-Fi network compatibility IEEE 802.11 b/g/n
5G Wi-Fi transmitter frequency range 5.150 ~ 5.350 GHz, 5.470 ~ 5.725 GHz, 5.725 ~ 5.825 GHz
5G Wi-Fi transmitter power < X dBm (EIRP)
5G Wi-Fi modulation OFDM, BPSK, QPSK, 16QAM, 64QAM, 256QAM
5G Wi-Fi network compatibility IEEE 802.11 a/n/ac
Please consult the documents for in-depth specs

Documents & Downloads

What’s in the Box

  • 1 x JBL Charge Essential
  • 1 x Micro USB Cable
  • 1 x Safety Sheet
  • 1 x Quick Start Guide
  • 1 x Warranty Card
JBL Charge Essential - What's in the Box

FAQs & How-Tos

  • Does my Speaker have Speakerphone/Voice Assistant Functionality?

    This product does not feature speakerphone or voice assistant functionality as it does not have a microphone.

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