It has a USB-C charge port and is compatible with and USB charger including the newer USB-PD 2.0 chargers. The 4800mAh battery life is about 12 hours – recharge is 2.5 hours. It can pair to another Flip5 for stereo or connect to hundreds of other Flip 5s via its PartyBoost app.

We like it because of the characteristic JBL sound signature, and you have 11 colours to select from.

JBL Flip 5

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