JBL Charge 2 plus Review

If you are in search of a wireless portable Bluetooth speaker that you can use even in parties, the JBL Charge 2 plus is the one for you. JBL has updated the Charge 2 plus with more intelligent features like loud sound, water resistant and connectivity options; like you can connect your JBL 2 plus with other JBL speakers so you can play the same song on different speakers.

In this JBL Charge 2 plus speaker review, you will get to know all other good, and bad features JBL Charge ii plus has to offer.

Sound Quality:

Even though JBL speaker Charge 2 plus is a compact Bluetooth speaker, it still offers a full loud and smooth sound. The lows, mids and the highs that the JBL Charge 2 plus portable Bluetooth speaker features is even toned. Also, you can play any music genre on your JBL 2 plus, from pop-rock to slow classically and it will play it smoothly in a crystal clear sound. You will feel no distortion in the sound quality.

Enjoy full booming sound from your JBL speaker Charge 2 plus anywhere you play it.


You have a variety of different colors to choose from the JBL Charge 2 plus portable Bluetooth speaker.

On the top of the JBL Charge 2 plus, you will find control buttons like the power button, Social Mode button, Bluetooth button, Volume up/ down button and a multi-purpose play/ pause button. If you want to skip or repeat a track, you have to press the multi-purpose button 2- 3 times. Also, there is a pinhole at the top of the JBL Bluetooth speaker Charge 2 plus that is the mic for hands-free calling.

There is a rubber stand at the bottom of the JBL speaker Charge 2 plus; so your portable speaker will not slip or drop. Also, it will have an excellent rubber grip to hold on to.


  • The JBL Charge 2 plus features a ‘Social Mode.’ From this, you can connect several JBL speakers to listen to the same song at a time.
  • JBL Bluetooth speaker Charge 2 plus features a built-in speakerphone; so you can easily attend calls hands-free while your phone is connected to the Bluetooth JBL speakers.
  • The JBL Charge 2 plus portable Bluetooth speaker is water resistant; you can take your portable JBL Charge ii plus near a pool, and you are good to go.
  • You can connect your device with the JBL 2 plus via Bluetooth and wired connections.


Dimensions: 8.5 x 6 x 6.8 inches

Weight: 2.3 pounds

Connectivity: Bluetooth 3.0, Aux

Playtime: up to 12 hours

Colors Available:  blue, red, black, white, green, yellow, orange and pink


  • Splash-proof
  • Bass radiators
  • The loud and smooth sound
  • Built-in speakerphone
  • Social Mode


  • Battery life could be longer
  • OK speakerphone quality

Recommended to read: JBL Charge 3 Review

Michelle Tonia

Michelle provides reviews on the different products and holds a degree in BBA honors.

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