JBL Flip 6, Bluetooth 5.1 speaker, IP67 and PartyBoost

Unveiled at the start of the school year, the JBL Flip 6 offers more power and, above all, now includes a tweeter in addition to a full-range speaker.

Among the most striking new features of this sixth version of the JBL Flip, the presence of a tweeter in addition to the broadband speaker, for a more balanced and detailed sound reproduction.

JBL Flip 6, main specifications

For the rest, there is the PartyBoost functionality allowing you to pair two Flip 6 speakers to configure a true stereo system, or to combine several PartyBoost speakers for a multiroom or multi-space installation.

Main specifications

Bluetooth 5.1 certified, the acoustic package is therefore based on a rectangular 45 x 80 mm wideband loudspeaker, a 16 mm tweeter plus two passive radiators (at the ends of the enclosure) to strengthen the reproduction of low frequencies , or a maximum power of 30 W (20 W for the broadband speaker + 10 W for the tweeter) in Class D. The 4,800 mAh battery allows you to enjoy music for a dozen hours.

Last details, the JBL Flip 6 can be controlled via the buttons on its cover or via the JBL Portable application, and IP67 certification is on the program. Also, two external devices can be paired simultaneously to the JBL Flip 6 to enjoy music files stored on both, with instant switching between them.

Available from mid-November in nine colors. Indicative price: 139 euros.

Reminder of the key features of the JBL Flip 6:

• Type: 1.0

• Tweeter: 1 x 16 mm

• HP Wideband: rectangular 45 x 80 mm

• Passive radiator (s): 2

• Power: 30 W

• Bandwidth: 63-20,000 Hz

• Other (s): PartyBoost mode, possibility of connecting two JBL Flip 6 to create a 2.0 system or more PartyBoost speakers for a multiroom system

• Certification (s): IP67

• Bluetooth 5.1 compatibility (s)

• Battery: 4800 mAh, up to 'at 12 hours of listening at a reasonable level

• Dimensions (W x D x H): 178 x 68 x 72 mm

• Weight: 0.55 kg