65points

Anker SoundBuds Slim

60points

Anker SoundBuds Slim Plus

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Anker SoundBuds Slim vs Anker SoundBuds Slim Plus

Anker SoundBuds Slim
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Why is Anker SoundBuds Slim better than Anker SoundBuds Slim Plus?

  • Has stereo speakers
  • Has a battery level indicator
  • Has an earbud form

Why is Anker SoundBuds Slim Plus better than Anker SoundBuds Slim?

  • Travel bag is included
  • 16.5 more years under manufacturer's warranty
    18vs1.5
  • Has an in-ear form

Top specs and features

Design

1.has stereo speakers
Anker SoundBuds Slim
Anker SoundBuds Slim Plus

Devices with stereo speakers deliver sound from independent channels on both left and right sides, creating a richer sound and a better experience.

2.has a detachable cable
Anker SoundBuds Slim
Anker SoundBuds Slim Plus

With a detachable cable you can use alternative cables, and if the cable is pulled it will pop out instead of breaking.

For example

JBL Live 650BTNC

3.has an over-the-ear form
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Anker SoundBuds Slim Plus

Comfortable full-size form with earcups that fully enclose your ears. This model is loved for its increased sound isolation and the fact that it won't leak sound to your neighbors. It offers potential for maximum bass and loudness levels.

For example

JBL Live 650BTNC

4.has a tangle free cable
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Anker SoundBuds Slim Plus

The cable is designed to minimize tangling.

For example

SoundMagic E11C

5.has included ear pads
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Anker SoundBuds Slim Plus

Allows you to change ear pads without buying new ones.

6.sweat resistant
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Anker SoundBuds Slim Plus

Resistance to sweat makes it ideal for use while doing sports.

Sound quality

1.lowest frequency

20Hz

20Hz

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

Best

Sony MH1CBLK

1Hz

2.highest frequency

20000Hz

20000Hz

The highest frequency at which device produces audio. The higher the high-frequency response, the clearer and crispier the treble.

Best

Sony MDR-Z1R

120000Hz

3.has sound isolation/passive noise reduction
Anker SoundBuds Slim
Anker SoundBuds Slim Plus

The device sits tightly in place, creating an acoustic seal which reduces background noise and prevents your music from leaking out.

For example

RHA TrueConnect

4.has a neodymium magnet
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Anker SoundBuds Slim Plus

Devices with neodymium magnets are lighter and more powerful than those which use ferrite magnets. They also have more bass and clear high notes.

For example

Creative SXFI Air

5.impedance

16 Ohms

16 Ohms

Impedance is the device’s electrical resistance to the current being pushed through it. The lower the impedance, the easier it is to get higher volume and requires less power.

Best

Flips Solo 2 Social

4 Ohms

6.driver unit size

6mm

6mm

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

Best

Audeze LCD2 Classic

106mm

Power

1. longer battery life

7h

7h

The device's battery life (when in use) as given by the manufacturer. With a longer battery life you have to charge the device less often.

Best

Sennheiser PXC 480

50h

2.has a battery level indicator
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Anker SoundBuds Slim Plus

An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.

3.has a rechargeable battery
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Anker SoundBuds Slim Plus

The battery can be recharged and used over again.

4.charge time

1.5h

1.5h

The time it takes to fully charge the battery.

Best

Sony Xperia Ear Duo

0.46h

5.has a removable battery
Anker SoundBuds Slim
Anker SoundBuds Slim Plus

The battery is removable and can be replaced by the user if broken.

For example

Bang & Olufsen Beoplay H9i

Connectivity

1.Can be used wirelessly
Anker SoundBuds Slim
Anker SoundBuds Slim Plus

Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.

2.Bluetooth version

4.1

4.1

Best

Audio-Technica ATH-M50xBT

5

3.has a 3.5mm male connector
Anker SoundBuds Slim
Anker SoundBuds Slim Plus

A standard 3.5mm male connector is suitable for use with all MP3 players and computer sound cards.

For example

JBL Live 650BTNC

4.supports Bluetooth pairing using NFC
Anker SoundBuds Slim
Anker SoundBuds Slim Plus

Device supports fast Bluetooth pairing using NFC so it can communicate with other devices over Bluetooth. You can fastly pair devices without entering a code by simply holding one device next to the device with which it is to be paired.

For example

Sony WH-1000XM3

5.Has WiFi
Anker SoundBuds Slim
Anker SoundBuds Slim Plus

The device can connect to WiFi.

For example

Meters OV-1 Bluetooth

Features

1.control panel placed on a device
Anker SoundBuds Slim
Anker SoundBuds Slim Plus

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.

For example

JBL Live 650BTNC

2.can be used as a headset
Anker SoundBuds Slim
Anker SoundBuds Slim Plus

A headset is one headphone or pair with a built-in microphone. Headsets can be used for applications which require communication i.e. Skype, games with voice chat, mobile phones etc.

3.has an in-line control panel
Anker SoundBuds Slim
Anker SoundBuds Slim Plus

There is a control panel on the cable, so you can easily operate the device without having to interact with it.

4.warranty period

1.5

18

When covered under the manufacturer’s warranty it is possible to get a replacement in the case of a malfunction.

Best

Treblab X2

Unlimited undefined

5.number of microphones

1

1

More microphones result in better sound quality and enable the device to filter out background noise.

Best

Parrot Zik Sport

8

6.has a noise canceling microphone
Anker SoundBuds Slim
Anker SoundBuds Slim Plus

These microphones are designed to filter out background noise from the desired sound. Especially useful in noisy environments.

For example

Microsoft Surface Headphones

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