After bezel-less phones and dual cameras, the latest trend to hit the gadget market is wireless audio devices. Gone are the days (now years) when people cried foul at the absence of a headphone jack. Now, everyone and their grandmother wants to connect to their audio wirelessly both with headphones and of course with a larger sound system like those mentioned below by JBL.

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Who likes to deal with wires while running across town or dicing onions in their kitchen? No one, that’s who!

In fact, most people don’t even like to wear headphones all the time, especially when they are at home. That’s why, almost everyone ends up getting multiple audio devices sans wires.

Interested in learning about the latest in wireless technology?

We’ll review two wireless devices from JBL so you don’t have to find your way through different reviews to obtain a decent set of Bluetooth speakers and headphones to boot.

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Let’s Go Through That Treadmill Companion First

While looking for a pair of wireless headphones, the biggest concern that one can have is about… well, a few different things at once.

For some it’s the sound quality; for others it’s the outward appearance. Some want their headphones to last long, and the rest want them to pass the test of affordability.

Finding these qualities in a single pair of headphones seems like a task. But thankfully JBL Endurance PEAK, has got you covered.

It’s Truly Wireless

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As a waterproof, true wireless set of headphones, the JBL Endurance PEAK gets rid of the pesky wire that was once the only option. As a result, what you get are two different earpieces that connect with each other in true wireless form.

The headphones work in stereo and mono mode, while using Bluetooth 4.2 for core operations. The built-in microphone also lets them turn into a headset so you could take your calls and make voice commands easily.

It’s Got the Juice

With 28 hours of combined playback, the JBL Endurance PEAK stay true to its name. A complete charge provides continuous 4 hours playback, with the protective charge case providing backup of up to 24 more hours.

And the ability to provide a complete hour of playback against a 10-minute charge makes it ideal for quick workout sessions where you want to tune the rest of the world out.

The Sound Quality is Off the Charts

This pair of headphones doesn’t only have the muscle, but it’s also got the pipes! With 10 mm drivers in each earpiece, the wireless headset could put new life into your music.

Available in black, blue and red, the JBL Endurance PEAK could fit a variety of lifestyles –regardless of whether you go running every day or sit by your desk.

At $119.95 a pair, the JBL Endurance PEAK may be a bargain for those who want to strike the perfect balance between quality and affordability.

Now to the Jamming Buddy

When you have headphones that could fulfill your music needs for days, you have also got to have speakers that do the same. Thankfully, the JBL Charge 4 meets this need.

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With a powerfully sleek cylindrical design, the JBL Charge 4 wireless speaker is aesthetically pleasing. But looks is just the start of what it has to offer.

The features that it packs are what make it a must have for audiophiles.

Multi-point Connections Make It All the More Exciting

Packing a battery life of no less than 20 hours, the JBL Charge 4 with its Li-ion 7500mAH battery carries enough power to last multiple days of music against a full charge of 5.5 hours. It also doubles as a power bank, where it could charge your phone and stream music simultaneously.

Apart from being a literal powerhouse of a speaker, it also has a few tricks up its sleeve.

JBL Charge 4 supports multi-point connections, which means that it could connect to up to 2 smartphones at once. Take it out to camping trips or simply enjoy sharing your music with family at home. Connect with more than 100 other JBL speakers with Connect+ tech, which makes it more than just an ordinary Bluetooth speaker.

Pack it Along Without a Second Thought

When you have portable speakers that look as good as JBL Charge 4 and carry an impressive level of battery backup, you want to take them on the go. And if one of those places happens to the poolside or the beach, there’s no need to think twice with this speaker.

With IPX7 waterproofing, the speaker proves itself a loyal companion for those who are always on the move. Made out of sturdy fabric and rubber housing, it’s made to be taken out on the road. But if you want it to stay at home and add to your modern aesthetic, then it looks just as good under indoor lighting too.

It’s Got Bass

Apart from looking pretty and proving its durability, the JBL Charge 4 also serves the purpose that it is built for. With >80dB signal to noise ratio and Bluetooth 4.2, it delivers a clear and powerful sound that could be heard through the crowd.

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And if that was not all, then the JBL Bass Radiator provides more power to the speaker’s beats. It could elevate any kind of music that you are listening to, which makes it a perfect fit for a wide variety of genres, moods, and get-togethers.

Available in 12 colors, the JBL Charge 4 is available for $149.95. It is a great price tag for the features that it brings to the table and makes for a great gift for anyone who wants to enjoy the sound of music in a limitless fashion.

Overall, both of these devices are a steal for anyone who wants to make the most out of their audio gadgets. The best part is that they are not as heavy on your wallet as some other popular options while being just as good. If you are actively looking for great sources of audio without breaking the bank, then these devices would be the perfect fit.

JBL provided both items for review purposes only. The opinions written are our own.

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