JBL Link 500


Voice-activated speaker

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Immersive JBL sound with the Google Assistant

The JBL Link 500 is a voice-activated speaker with Wi-Fi and Bluetooth® enabled that delivers amazing stereo sound with deep bass and clear highs for bigger rooms. It has the Google Assistant built-in. It’s your own personal Google. Always ready to help. You can ask it questions. And tell it to do things. The more you use it, the more useful it gets. Just start with “Ok Google” – a simple voice request triggers your JBL Link 500 to play music, podcasts or radio from services like Google Play Music, Spotify, Pandora and more. To amplify your party, speakers with Chromecast built-in can be grouped together to enjoy the same song in every room.


General Specifications

Transducer 2 x 89mm woofer, 2 x 20mm tweeter
Output power 4 x 15W
Frequency response 55Hz–22kHz (-6dB)
Signal-to-noise ratio >80dB
Power supply Internal 100-240V – 50/60Hz
Wireless network 802.11b/g/n/ac (2.4GHz/5GHz)
Bluetooth® version 4.2
Supported audio formats HE-AAC, LC-AAC, MP3, Vorbis, WAV (LPCM), FLAC, Opus
Dimensions (W x H x D) 370mm x 200mm x 157mm
Weight 3.5 kg
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Will you have to plug this into the wall or is it fully wireless?

Asked by: Belder
That's correct - it has to be plugged into the wall for utilization. Only the Link 10 and Link 20 are wireless in the Link Series speakers.
Answered by: Zoe at Customer Service
Date published: 2018-04-17

Can alarms be set?

Asked by: Subtlerror
We expect the alarm feature to be available on the LINK series speakers by the end of April.
Answered by: Zoe at Customer Service
Date published: 2018-03-25

Can the Link 500 be linked together with other bluetooth speakers

Asked by: jack cash
Hi! As of this moment, the JBL Link 500 is not capable of connecting to other speakers.
Answered by: Nick F
Date published: 2018-04-04

Is the Link 500 able to connect to other speakers with chromecast audios?

Asked by: Filip54679
Hi! If the Link 500 is set up in to the same group in the as the Chromecast Audio in the Google Home app, then yes it should be able to connect to them.
Answered by: Gian at Customer Service
Date published: 2018-04-07

Does the JBL Link 500 have to be plugged in all the time? i.e. Does it have a battery? So it can be completely portable? And if portable, how many hours will it last after a full charge? Thank you.

Asked by: BixDad
Unfortunately, the JBL Link 500 does not have a battery and requires to be plugged in at all times.
Answered by: Zoe at Customer Service
Date published: 2018-01-04

Will JBL support in a future update JBL Connect+? I like the link series, but I have invested so much in charge 3/Flip 4/Pulse 3 speakers. If the JBL link could distribute its sound through the connect+ devices then I would buy the link series too.

Asked by: JBL freak
Thank you for your feedback. Your feedback will be communicated to the proper department to improve our current and future product line. The Link series are mainly designed for Google assistant and so far have no plans to get the Connect + feature with it. Please subscribe to our newsletter to get more updates.
Answered by: Mario at Customer service
Date published: 2018-02-25

How much is the warranty of each one extended ?

Asked by: CAMILO
I'm very sorry but we do not offer extended warranties.
Answered by: Zoe at Customer Service
Date published: 2018-02-28

Jbl link 500 have mini jack aux in?

Asked by: Mrc34
No it does not, The Link 500 can only be connected through the Wifi via Google home app or through Bluetooth.
Answered by: Mario at Customer service
Date published: 2017-12-23
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