JBL Flip 4 Review

Bluetooth speakers are a must-have now that everything is wireless so of course, the music should be too. You don’t have to find a plug or extension any more now at parties, or anywhere you go. Besides, you can also keep your portable Bluetooth speaker with you while you go on a road trip, go to the beach or even when you want to relax and want light music by your side. With all these good advantages, you should look for a portable Bluetooth speaker that can be your best friend.

Speaking of Bluetooth speakers, you must have heard the name of JBL Flip 4 Bluetooth wireless speakers. Flip 4 is a Bluetooth speaker by JBL, which offers a whole lot of pros that you will love. You can now enjoy the loud booming sound, even tones with great looking design and waterproof feature too. JBL Flip 4 is something you should invest on if you are looking for an excellent portable wireless Bluetooth speaker.

Not only that, but in this JBL Flip 4 review, you will get to know the details of every feature and every pro and con the wireless Flip 4 has to offer.

JBL Flip 4- Sound Quality:

You can now enjoy your favorite music tracks with no sound distortion and even tones, thanks to JBL. Now, there are some pros and cons to everything, so does the JBL Flip 4 Bluetooth wireless speaker.  One of the great things about the Flip 4 JBL portable speaker is that it produces a very loud sound even though it is a small speaker. You can even play a heavy metal song from your JBL Flip 4 Bluetooth speakers, and it will match all bass, the highs and the lows perfectly. And with the loud, JBL Flip 4 wireless speaker is a perfect model to play at a party too.

The two bass radiators of the JBL Flip 4 portable Bluetooth speaker are linked together rather than on either of the sides. This helps in producing the booming sound quality of any soundtrack you play on it. Also, the lows, mids, and the high tones are perfectly settled so you will face no sound distortion or any missing vocals ever.

The JBL Flip 4 is a must-have speaker if you are looking for something to give a loud, smooth and crystal clear sound quality.

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JBL Flip 4- Design:

As for the design, the JBL Flip 4 Bluetooth speaker looks somewhat the same as other JBL models. You will feel like you are holding a teeny thermos that produces a fantastic sound. Also, you do not stand your speaker up like other cylindrical shaped Bluetooth speakers. Instead, you have to lay your JBL Flip 4 Bluetooth speakers down.

On the top of the JBL Flip 4 portable Bluetooth speaker, you will find main control buttons like play/ pause button, volume up/ down button and a sync button.

Also, you will find the power button and the battery indicating LED lights, so you know who much life is left in your Flip 4 speakers.

The whole Flip 4 JBL portable Bluetooth speakers are covered with fabric that is IPX7 waterproof, that means you can take your music dose with you on the beach or pool parties. Along with water, the JBL Flip 4 wireless speaker is also dust and dirt proof, so you don’t have to worry about any damage.

You will find a rubber flap with ‘Flip 4’ engraved on it at one side of the speaker. Open that, and you will find the connectivity ports like micro USB port for charging and an AUX port.

The JBL Flip 4 portable Bluetooth speaker is a tiny but useful set of speakers from the design aspect.

JBL Flip 4- Connectivity:

The JBL Flip 4 is a Bluetooth speaker so that you can pair your mobile phone or your laptop with your wireless speaker anywhere, anytime.  The Flip 4 JBL portable speaker features Bluetooth 4.2, so you can easily pair up your device even on a distance.

You can also connect your phone or any other gadget with the JBL Flip 4 portable speaker via AUX cable. You will find the AUX port hidden underneath a rubber flap.

Apart from AUX and Bluetooth, you can also connect other JBL speakers with your Flip 4 by pressing the Connect+ button. The Connect+ button allows you to compare not only on but up to 100 JBL speakers at a time. Isn’t JBL Flip 4 a perfect speaker for any party?

JBL Flip 4- Features:

  • The JBL Flip 4 wireless speakers are IPX7 waterproof, so you don’t have to worry about bringing your Flip 4 near water.
  • JBL Flip 4 offers 12 hours of battery life so you can listen to your favorite songs for hours.
  • You can wirelessly connect up to 2 devices from the JBL Flip 4 Bluetooth speaker and play songs one by one.
  • JBL Flip 4 features Connect+; that lets you connect your wireless speaker with 100 other JBL speakers at a time. This feature makes the Flip 4 JBL a perfect speaker set for outdoor and indoor parties.
  • The JBL Flip 4 Bluetooth speaker has dual external passive radiators that make the sound extra loud and booming.

JBL Flip 4- Specifications:

Dimensions: 2.8 x 6.9 x 2.7 inches

Weight: 1.14 pounds

Amplification Type: active

Frequency Response: 70- 20000 Hz

Audio Amplifier: integrated

Connectivity: Bluetooth, AUX

Bluetooth: Bluetooth 4.2

Battery Life: up to 12 hours

Water Resistant: yes, up to 3.3 ft

Colors Available: green, pink, black, white and grey


  • Waterproof
  • Loud and smooth sound quality


  • 4 hours of battery life


As a conclusion, the JBL Flip 4 is a portable wireless Bluetooth speaker that offers loud and clear sound; without any sound dropping. Flip 4 speakers by JBL looks nice and is IPX7 waterproof too that makes it worth the investment.


Michelle Tonia

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

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