The JBL Charge 3 can be recognized by its distinct woven speaker cover and rubber accents. It was released in 2016 and features a fully waterproof design, 20 hours of playback time, and bluetooth connectivity.
== Troubleshooting == JBL Charge 3 not functioning properly? Check out our [[JBL Charge 3 Troubleshooting|troubleshooting page]]. == Background and Identification == The JBL Charge 3 was released in 2016. It is the fourth speaker in the JBL Charge line. It is distinguishable from the previous Charge speakers because of its new woven waterproof cover. While it features almost the same design as the JBL Charge 4, the Charge 3 uses a micro-usb for power input where the Charge 4 now uses usb-c. It features Bluetooth and auxiliary connectivity and a 6000mAh battery that provides up to 20 hours of entertainment and can charge other devices with its built-in USB port. With its IPX7 waterproofing, the Charge 3 can be used in almost any condition, rain or shine. The Charge 3 has also been integrated with JBL Connect, a feature that allows you play music across multiple JBL speakers simultaneously. == Additional Information == [https://www.amazon.com/JBL-JBLCHARGE3BLKAM-Waterproof-Portable-Bluetooth/dp/B01F24RHF4/ref=sr_1_3?s=electronics&ie=UTF8&qid=1544031612&sr=1-3&keywords=jbl+charge+3|Buy on Amazon] [https://www.jbl.com/bluetooth-speakers/JBL+CHARGE+III.html|JBL Charge 3 Product Page] [https://www.jbl.com/on/demandware.static/-/Sites-masterCatalog_Harman/default/dw6df1dc61/pdfs/QSG%20-%20JBL%20Charge%203%20C_V12.pdf|User Manual for JBL Charge 3] [https://tomstek.us/jbl-charge-3-buttons-layout-guide/|JBL Charge 3 Button Guide] [https://www.cnet.com/reviews/jbl-charge-3-review/|CNET JBL Charge 3 Review]