61points
25points

Apple AirPods (2nd. Gen)

74points
42points

Bang & Olufsen Beoplay E8 2.0

Apple AirPods (2nd. Gen)
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Apple AirPods (2nd. Gen) vs Bang & Olufsen Beoplay E8 2.0

Apple AirPods (2nd. Gen)
Bang & Olufsen Beoplay E8 2.0
61
points
Apple AirPods (2nd. Gen)
74
points
Bang & Olufsen Beoplay E8 2.0

Why is Apple AirPods (2nd. Gen) better than Bang & Olufsen Beoplay E8 2.0?

  • 2 more microphone(s)
    ?

    4vs2
  • 5g lighter
    8gvs13g
  • 20h longer battery life
    ?

    24hvs4h
  • Has an earbud form
    ?
  • Has an accelerometer
    ?
  • Has wireless charging
    ?
  • Supports fast charging
    ?

Why is Bang & Olufsen Beoplay E8 2.0 better than Apple AirPods (2nd. Gen)?

  • Weather-sealed (splashproof)
    ?
  • Sweat resistant
    ?
  • Has a battery level indicator
    ?
  • Has included ear pads
    ?
  • 3h shorter charge time
    ?

    2hvs5h
  • Control panel placed on a device
    ?

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Design

1.has stereo speakers
?

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

Apple AirPods (2nd. Gen)
Bang & Olufsen Beoplay E8 2.0
2.Weather-sealed (splashproof)
?

The device is protected with extra seals to prevent failures caused by dust, raindrops, and water splashes.

Apple AirPods (2nd. Gen)
Bang & Olufsen Beoplay E8 2.0
3.sweat resistant
?

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

Apple AirPods (2nd. Gen)
Bang & Olufsen Beoplay E8 2.0
4.weight
?

Best

Sony MDR-EX150AP

3g

8g

13g

5.Is dustproof and water-resistant
?

The device is dustproof and water-resistant. Water-resistant devices can resist the penetration of water, such as powerful water jets, but not being submerged into water.

For example

Jabra Elite Active 45e

Apple AirPods (2nd. Gen)
Bang & Olufsen Beoplay E8 2.0
6.has an earbud form
?

The earbud form is ultracompact and lightweight, with little or no interference with earrings, spectacles, hats, or hairstyles. For some people it is more comfortable than in-ear form.

Apple AirPods (2nd. Gen)
Bang & Olufsen Beoplay E8 2.0

Sound quality

1.has passive noise reduction
?

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

For example

Samsung Galaxy Buds

Apple AirPods (2nd. Gen)
Bang & Olufsen Beoplay E8 2.0
2.has active noise cancelling (noise control)
?

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.

For example

Xiaomi Redmi AirDots

Apple AirPods (2nd. Gen)
Bang & Olufsen Beoplay E8 2.0
3.has a neodymium magnet
?

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

Samsung Galaxy Buds

Apple AirPods (2nd. Gen)
Bang & Olufsen Beoplay E8 2.0

Microphone

1.number of microphones
?

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

Best

Nokia BH-905i

10

4

2

2.has a noise canceling microphone
?

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

For example

Samsung Galaxy Buds

Apple AirPods (2nd. Gen)
Bang & Olufsen Beoplay E8 2.0

Power

1.has a rechargeable battery
?

The battery can be recharged and used over again.

Apple AirPods (2nd. Gen)
Bang & Olufsen Beoplay E8 2.0
2.Battery life
?

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

24h

4h

3.has a battery level indicator
?

An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.

Apple AirPods (2nd. Gen)
Bang & Olufsen Beoplay E8 2.0
4.charge time
?

The time it takes to fully charge the battery.

Best

Sony Xperia Ear Duo

0.46h

5h

2h

5.has a removable battery
?

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

For example

Motorola Elite Flip

Apple AirPods (2nd. Gen)
Bang & Olufsen Beoplay E8 2.0

Connectivity

1.Can be used wirelessly
?

Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.

Apple AirPods (2nd. Gen)
Bang & Olufsen Beoplay E8 2.0
2.has a 3.5mm male connector
?

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

For example

Sennheiser CX 180 Street II

Apple AirPods (2nd. Gen)
Bang & Olufsen Beoplay E8 2.0
3.supports Bluetooth pairing using NFC
?

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

Jabra Stealth

Apple AirPods (2nd. Gen)
Bang & Olufsen Beoplay E8 2.0
4.Has WiFi
?

The device can connect to WiFi.

For example

Xiaomi Redmi AirDots

Apple AirPods (2nd. Gen)
Bang & Olufsen Beoplay E8 2.0

Features

1.can be used as a headset
?

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.

Apple AirPods (2nd. Gen)
Bang & Olufsen Beoplay E8 2.0
2.has voice commands
?

You can use your voice to control key functions of the device and you can easily access your device without pushing any button.

Apple AirPods (2nd. Gen)
Bang & Olufsen Beoplay E8 2.0
3.has an accelerometer
?

An accelerometer is a sensor used to measure the linear acceleration of a device. A common application is detecting when a device changes between vertical and horizontal positions.

Apple AirPods (2nd. Gen)
Bang & Olufsen Beoplay E8 2.0
4.travel bag is included
?

The device comes with its own special case or pouch, which is useful for safe transportation.

Apple AirPods (2nd. Gen)
Bang & Olufsen Beoplay E8 2.0
5.control panel placed on a device
?

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.

Apple AirPods (2nd. Gen)
Bang & Olufsen Beoplay E8 2.0
6.Has voice prompts
?

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.

Apple AirPods (2nd. Gen)
Bang & Olufsen Beoplay E8 2.0

Miscellaneous

1.Has USB Type-C
?

The USB Type-C features reversible plug orientation and cable direction.

For example

Bang & Olufsen Beoplay E8 2.0

Apple AirPods (2nd. Gen)
Bang & Olufsen Beoplay E8 2.0

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