The JBL Boombox 3 is the latest speaker of the Boombox series till now. In this article, we will talk about JBL Boombox 4 release date and its expected features. Since JBL Boombox 3 was released at the beginning of 2022, and it is almost the end of the year. So to maintain this series’s popularity, JBL plans to bring the next version of this series soon with better specifications and features.
JBL Boombox 4: Release Date and Latest News
JBL is a popular speaker manufacturing band that produce various type of speaker, and Boombox is one of them. This speaker series gain much popularity because of its monstrous sound quality with extreme bass support.
This portable speaker series is ideal for outdoor usage. Every Boombox speaker comes with solid sealed type construction, which also ensures dust and water resistance. So you can use it in every outdoor condition without worrying about its damage. However, we did not get any official announcement of the JBL Boombox 4 release date yet.
But by considering the previous model’s release dates, we can estimate the expected release date and features. So quickly check out the below chart first.
|Model||Release Date||Driver Count||Total RMS||Battery Capacity||IP Rating|
|JBL Boombox 1||19th September 2017||2||60 watts||10,000 mAh||IPX7|
|JBL Boombox 2||4th March 2021||4||80 watts||10,000 mAh||IPX7|
|JBL Boombox 3||5th January 2022||5||180 watts||10,000 mAh||IP67|
The above chart shows the release time gap between Boombox 1, 2 & 3. If we consider the time gap between Boombox 1 and 2, the time gap is vast as it was Corona pandemic period. So we sound to calculate the time gap by skipping the time gap between Boombox 1 and 2.
So, as we can see, the Boombox 3 was just released within 307 after Boombox 2 release date: we can also expect similar timing with the upcoming Boombox 4. According to the calculation, it is already time to release the Boombox 4, but as it is still the same year, the possible release date of the Boombox 4 will be the first half of 2023.
However, we can also see that every update of the JBL Boombox series increases or includes the driver’s number, total RMS, and IP rating. Let’s talk about them in the below section.
We Expect to Have in the JBL Boombox 4
As we can see from the previous upgrade sectors, we can expect an improvement in driver setup, total RMS power, battery capacity, and IP rating in the Boombox 4.
- In the Boombox three, we can see there are five drivers where two woofers, two tweeters, and one subwoofer are placed in a way the sound will never be mixed with bass, mid and treble. As many music experts appreciated this five drivers setup combination of Boombox 3, either JBL would increase the driver number or remain the same as the JBL Boombox 3 on the Boombox 4.
- One must changeably update what we will see on its total driver output power. In the JBL Boombox 4, we will definitely get more than 200 watts of total RMS.
- On the other hand, though all of the previous Boombox models had the same battery capacity, we are finally getting a bigger battery inside the Boombox 4, which will be between 12000 to 15000 mah. However, the playback time is still the same, as it will have a more powerful driver setup.
- Another vital aspect is the IP rating which also will be updated. According to the current situation, we can expect IP68 or IP69K water and dust resistance on the Boombox 4.
- Besides this, we will find some differences in the size and weight. And we may also get some more color options on the upcoming Boombox 4.
JBL Boombox 4 Estimate Price
As money’s value decreases daily, the estimated price of any product is hard to tell. But by considering previous models’ prices and current market conditions, we can assume a closer price range for Boombox 4. The Boombox 1 and Boombox 2 came into the market with a $449 price tag, and the Boombox 3 came into the market with $499.
So considering the current market, the Boombox 4 should come with $500 to $550. Generally, the price gradually decreases over time. So if the price after the release seems much for you, wait some time for the price to drop. And if you don’t want to wait, you can also check for preorder offers where the price will be slightly less by using vouchers and cashback.
JBL Boombox vs JBL PartyBox: Which one is better
JBL Boombox is a simple portable speaker series for various purposes usages where you get Bluetooth connectivity and a 3.5mm AUX port for any stereo audio source input. But JBL Partybox is more focused on doing parties and use on any occasion where you can plug a 1/4″ microphone and guitar jack beside a 3.5mm AUX port, USB port, and Bluetooth connectivity as the input options.
On the other hand, all JBL PartyBOX speaker models have unique lighting around the speaker body, bringing an extra chill to the party. Till now, the latest Boombox 3 has only 180 watts of total RMS, whereas the latest JBL PartyBox 1000 has 1100 watts of total RMS, which is highly incomparable.
In a single line, JBL Boombox covers small tours and household purposes. And the JBL PartyBox is for more significant purposes at home or outside.
What is the Loudest JBL Boombox? Is JBL Boombox Loud Enough for a Party?
As we already mentioned, the JBL Boombox 3 has the superior total RMS power; technically, it is the loudest one. JBL Boombox 3 also has a total of 5 drivers inside the speaker, where you can get an additional tweeter and subwoofer too for getting extremely high and low-frequency sound.
So when you find play anything at full volume on the JBL Boombox 3, the mid, treble, and bass won’t get mixed now. So JBL Boombox 3 is the loudest one, even the clearest too.
You can use JBL Boombox for a small party in the house within a large room, but you can not cover your whole house party with a 180 watts speaker. And in the outdoor condition, you must need more power to do a party.
So for party purposes, Boombox is not the ideal series; instead, picking anyone from the JBL PartyBox series will be a wise decision. For more extensive party purposes, you must prefer the JBL PartyBox 1000, which has 1100 watts of total RMS, which is huge for a portable speaker and enough for your party.
At the end of this article, I hope you know all related things about the Boombox series. We tried to cover the improvement section and the possible release date of JBL Boombox 4. By considering previous models, it is confirmed that we will have the best in the Boombox 4.
Besides this, we also compare the JBL Boombox series with the JBL PartyBox series to show which is for what purposes. However, if you have any inquiries about the previous JBL Boombox models, you can search for them on Google, or you can also search for them on YouTube for better understanding.