30points

Altec Lansing Backbeat Classic 106

67points

JBL Live 300TWS

Altec Lansing Backbeat Classic 106
JBL Live 300TWS
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Altec Lansing Backbeat Classic 106 vs JBL Live 300TWS

Altec Lansing Backbeat Classic 106
JBL Live 300TWS

Why is Altec Lansing Backbeat Classic 106 better than JBL Live 300TWS?

  • Has a 3.5mm male connector
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  • 4.2mm bigger driver unit
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    10mmvs5.8mm
  • 40.7g lighter
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    25gvs65.7g
  • Has a tangle free cable
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  • Has a straight plug
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Why is JBL Live 300TWS better than Altec Lansing Backbeat Classic 106?

  • 20Hz lower low-frequency
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    20Hzvs40Hz
  • 3000Hz higher high-frequency
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    20000Hzvs17000Hz
  • Sweat resistance
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  • Can be used as a headset
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  • Can be used wirelessly
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  • Has a rechargeable battery
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  • Weather-sealed (splashproof)
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  • Control panel placed on a device
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Price comparison

JBL Live 300TWS

ProductStorePrice
JBL Live 300TWS AmazonJBL LIVE 300, Premium True Wireless Head...JBL LIVE 300, Premium True Wireless Headphone, Black
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$99.95
JBL Live 300TWS pricegrabberJBL Live 300 TWS true wireless headphone...JBL Live 300 TWS true wireless headphones with Voice assistant (black)
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$99.95
JBL Live 300TWS walmartLive 400BT On-Ear Wireless Headphones wi...Live 400BT On-Ear Wireless Headphones with Voice Assistant (White)
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$69.95

Design

1.has stereo speakers
Altec Lansing Backbeat Classic 106
JBL Live 300TWS
Devices with stereo speakers deliver sound from independent channels on both left and right sides, creating a richer sound and a better experience.
2.sweat resistance
Altec Lansing Backbeat Classic 106
JBL Live 300TWS
Resistance to sweat makes it ideal for use while doing sports.
3.weight

25g

65.7g

We consider a lower weight better because lighter devices are more comfortable to carry. A lower weight is also an advantage for home appliances, as it makes transportation easier, and for many other types of products.
4.weather-sealed (splashproof)
Altec Lansing Backbeat Classic 106
JBL Live 300TWS
The device is protected with extra seals to prevent failures caused by dust, raindrops, and water splashes.
5.travel bag is included
Altec Lansing Backbeat Classic 106
JBL Live 300TWS
The device comes with its own special case or pouch, which is useful for safe transportation.
6.has an in-ear form
Altec Lansing Backbeat Classic 106
JBL Live 300TWS
The in-ear device is ultracompact and lightweight, with little or no interference with earrings, spectacles, hats, or hairstyles. It is inserted in the ear canal itself and blocks out a lot of environmental noise. It has stronger bass tones and is unlikely to fall out of the ear.

Sound quality

1.lowest frequency

40Hz

20Hz

The lowest frequency at which the device produces audio. The lower the low-frequency response, the stronger and juicier the bass.
2.highest frequency

17000Hz

20000Hz

The highest frequency at which device produces audio. The higher the high-frequency response, the clearer and crispier the treble.
3.has passive noise reduction
Altec Lansing Backbeat Classic 106
JBL Live 300TWS
The device sits tightly in place, creating an acoustic seal which reduces background noise and prevents your music from leaking out.
4.has active noise cancellation (noise control)
Altec Lansing Backbeat Classic 106
JBL Live 300TWS
This type of device allows you to listen at lower volume levels, causing less ear fatigue as you don't have to crank up the volume to overcome background noise. Ideal for plane rides and morning commutes.
5.has a neodymium magnet
Altec Lansing Backbeat Classic 106
JBL Live 300TWS
Devices with neodymium magnets are lighter and more powerful than those which use ferrite magnets. They also have more bass and clear high notes.
6.driver unit size

10mm

5.8mm

The driver unit is the component that produces sound in the device. Bigger drivers are more powerful and can produce better bass.

Power

1.has a rechargeable battery
Altec Lansing Backbeat Classic 106
JBL Live 300TWS
The battery can be recharged and used over again.
2.has a battery level indicator
Altec Lansing Backbeat Classic 106
JBL Live 300TWS
An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.
3.Has USB Type-C
Altec Lansing Backbeat Classic 106
JBL Live 300TWS
The USB Type-C features reversible plug orientation and cable direction.
4.has a removable battery
Altec Lansing Backbeat Classic 106
JBL Live 300TWS
The battery is removable and can be replaced by the user if broken.

Connectivity

1.Can be used wirelessly
Altec Lansing Backbeat Classic 106
JBL Live 300TWS
Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.
2.has a 3.5mm male connector
Altec Lansing Backbeat Classic 106
JBL Live 300TWS
A standard 3.5mm male connector is suitable for use with all MP3 players and computer sound cards.
3.Has Bluetooth aptX
Altec Lansing Backbeat Classic 106
JBL Live 300TWS
Bluetooth aptX is an audio codec used for transmitting hi-resolution audio wirelessly from Bluetooth-enabled devices. Developed by Qualcomm, the aptX audio technology includes variations such as aptX HD, aptX Low Latency, and aptX Adaptive.
4.supports Wi-Fi 6 (802.11ax)
Altec Lansing Backbeat Classic 106
JBL Live 300TWS
Wi-Fi 6, released in 2019, is based on the IEEE 802.11ax wireless LAN standard. Designed to operate in all frequency bands between 1 and 6 GHz, it offers higher data rates and lower latency compared to previous Wi-Fi technologies.
5.supports Wi-Fi 5 (802.11ac)
Altec Lansing Backbeat Classic 106
JBL Live 300TWS
802.11ac wireless works on the 5GHz frequency range. It offers higher transfer rates, improved reliability, and improved power consumption. It provides advantages for gaming and HD video streaming.
6.supports Wi-Fi 4 (802.11n)
Altec Lansing Backbeat Classic 106
JBL Live 300TWS
Wi-Fi 4 (802.11n) is a wireless standard released in 2009. It has faster transfer rates and improved security compared to its predecessors – a, b, and g.

Features

1.can be used as a headset
Altec Lansing Backbeat Classic 106
JBL Live 300TWS
A headset is one headphone or pair with a built-in microphone. Headsets can be used for apps that require communication i.e. Skype, games with voice chat, mobile phones, etc.
2.has a noise-canceling microphone
Altec Lansing Backbeat Classic 106
JBL Live 300TWS
These microphones are designed to filter out background noise from the desired sound. Especially useful in noisy environments.
3.control panel placed on a device
Altec Lansing Backbeat Classic 106
JBL Live 300TWS
There is a control panel on the device body, so you can easily access the volume control or remote without having to interact with a cable or another device it's connected to.
4.Has voice prompts
Altec Lansing Backbeat Classic 106
JBL Live 300TWS
With voice prompts, you will automatically receive information via audio messages – for instance, you may find out that the battery is running low, and it's time to recharge the device.
5.has a mute function
Altec Lansing Backbeat Classic 106
JBL Live 300TWS
The device has an option to mute/unmute a conversation directly from the device.
6.has voice commands
Altec Lansing Backbeat Classic 106
JBL Live 300TWS
You can use your voice to control key functions of the device and you can easily access your device without pushing any button.

Price comparison

JBL Live 300TWS

ProductStorePrice
JBL Live 300TWS AmazonJBL LIVE 300, Premium True Wireless Head...JBL LIVE 300, Premium True Wireless Headphone, Black
Amazon logo
$99.95
JBL Live 300TWS pricegrabberJBL Live 300 TWS true wireless headphone...JBL Live 300 TWS true wireless headphones with Voice assistant (black)
pricegrabber logo
$99.95
JBL Live 300TWS walmartLive 400BT On-Ear Wireless Headphones wi...Live 400BT On-Ear Wireless Headphones with Voice Assistant (White)
walmart logo
$69.95

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