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JBL E55BT

alaTest has collected and analyzed 346 reviews of JBL E55BT. The average rating for this product is 4.4/5, compared to an average rating of 4.0/5 for other Headphones for all reviews. Views about the price and portability are on the whole positive. The comfort and usability are also appreciated, whereas opinions are divided on the soundstage.

sound, usability, comfort, portability, price

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Headphones the JBL E55BT is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 96/100 = Excellent quality.

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DT Recommended Product

Expert review by: Parker Hall (digitaltrends.com)

JBL E55BT review

 

The JBL E55BT offer some of the best bang for your buck you'll find in the wireless over-ear headphone space.

Warm, balanced sound ; Wide soundstage ; Great looks ; Easy connectivity ; Above-average battery life

Mediocre passive noise isolation

The JBL E55BT are a great affordable option for those who want warm, balanced sound, long-term comfort, and simple looks.

Sep, 2017

DT Recommended Product

Expert review by: Parker Hall (digitaltrends.com)

JBL E55BT Quincy Edition review

 

Quincy Jones fans will love the clean looks and tight sound profile the legend brings to the JBL E55BT.

Bright, vibrant upper register ; Wide soundstage ; Stylish design ; Easy connectivity ; Above-average battery life

Poor passive noise isolation ; Restrained bass response ; Pricier than base model

The JBL E55BT Quincy Edition wireless headphones offer a bright and clear sound signature, an intuitive and comfortable design, and good looks to pair with the legendary producer’s music.

Aug, 2017

Expert review by: David Carnoy (cnet.com)

JBL E55BT review

 

Not everyone wants to spend $300 on a premium Bluetooth headphone, which is where products like JBL's E55BT come in. An over-ear headphone and top-end model in JBL's "value" E-Series line of wireless headphones, the E55BT is the successor to the E50BT...

The JBL E55BT is an attractively designed over-ear Bluetooth headphone that's relatively comfortable, sounds decent and works reliably. It folds up and flat and has decent battery life.

A bit of treble push, no carrying case included.

JBL's new top-end model in its "value" E-Series Bluetooth headphone line delivers solid sound and a comfortable fit for the price.

Mar, 2017

Expert review by: Tim Gideon (pcmag.com)

JBL E55BT

 

JBL's E55BT headphones deliver a high-quality Bluetooth experience with rich, boosted bass response matched by crisp highs.

Powerful audio performance with strong bass and crisp highs. Exceptionally comfortable, even during long listening sessions. Includes cable for wired, passive listening.

No included carrying case or pouch. Sculpted sound signature not for purists.

Generally speaking, the E55BT headphones offer a sculpted-but-balanced audio experience, with robust bass response and crisp, clear highs. It's not a flat response sound signature, but it will appeal to listeners who like a little added bass depth...

Mar, 2017

Expert review by: Samuel Huang (gstylemag.com)

JBL E55BT Wireless Headphones – Who Needs an Audio Jack? [Review]

 

I love headphones. I love how personal they are. That you can listen to your own music, videos, or games without disturbing other people and the same goes in reverse. I have kids who are constantly listening to music and videos and most of the time, I...

Mar, 2017

Expert review by: What Hi-Fi? (whathifi.com)

JBL E55BT review

 

These JBLs are a solid bet if you want wireless on a limited budget

Good value ; Solid Bluetooth reliability ; Full-sounding bass

Slow bass decay ; Occasionally brash mids

A reasonable effort, but JBL needs to do more to impress

May, 2017

Expert review by: David Carnoy (cnet.co.uk)

JBL E55BT review

 

Not everyone wants to spend $300 on a premium Bluetooth headphone, which is where products like JBL's E55BT come in. An over-ear headphone and top-end model in JBL's "value" E-Series line of wireless headphones, the E55BT is the successor to the E50BT...

The JBL E55BT is an attractively designed over-ear Bluetooth headphone that's relatively comfortable, sounds decent and works reliably. It folds up and flat and has decent battery life.

A bit of treble push, no carrying case included.

JBL's new top-end model in its "value" E-Series Bluetooth headphone line delivers solid sound and a comfortable fit for the price.

Mar, 2017

Expert review by: (which.co.uk)

JBL E55BT review

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The JBL E55BT over-ear headphones are a wireless Bluetooth pair. They're available for quite a bit less than the headline offerings from brands such as Sony and Bose, but do they cut the mustard when it comes to sound quality and comfort? Read on to...

Feb, 2017

Consumer review by: Kristina (very.co.uk)

Amazing sound

 

Amazing sound amazing battery life better than beats by dr dre

Nov, 2017

Consumer review by: mitch58 (argos.co.uk)

JBL E55 Wireless On-Ear Headphones - Black

 

use with cochlear implant and very much appreciate the clarity of sounds. music is finally discernible from chaos! over ear makes this usable , better than any other method. freq response seems adequate, but not really wide band due to implant...

Nov, 2017

Product Specifications

Battery

Charging Time:2
Continuous audio playback time:20

Design

Color of product:Black / Blue / Red / White
Foldable: Yes
Headset type:Binaural
Wearing style:Head-band

Energy Management

Battery life (max):20
Battery recharge time:2

Ergonomics

Detachable cable: Yes
Foldable: Yes

Headphones

Driver unit:1.97
Ear coupling:Circumaural
Headphone frequency:20 - 20000
Impedance:32
Wearing style:Head-band

Other Features

Quantity:1

Packaging Data

Quantity:1

Performance

Connectivity Technology:Wired/Wireless
Wireless technologies:Wired/Wireless

Ports & interfaces

1/8" connector:Y
Bluetooth:Y
Bluetooth version:4.0
Connectivity Technology:Wired
Detachable cable: Yes
Device interface:Bluetooth + 3.5 mm (1/8")
Interface Type:Bluetooth / 3.5mm
Wireless receiver interface:3.5 mm
Wireless technologies:Wired/Wireless