29points

Apple AirPods

56points

JBL Reflect Flow

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Apple AirPods vs JBL Reflect Flow

Apple AirPods
JBL Reflect Flow

Why is Apple AirPods better than JBL Reflect Flow?

  • 3 more microphone(s)
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    4vs1
  • 20% longer battery life of the charging case
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    24hvs20h
  • Has an earbud form
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  • 10g lighter
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    8gvs18g
  • Has no wires or cables
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  • Has wireless charging
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  • Has an accelerometer
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Why is JBL Reflect Flow better than Apple AirPods?

  • Sweat resistance
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  • Weather-sealed (splashproof)
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  • 5h longer battery life
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    10hvs5h
  • Is dustproof and water-resistant
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  • Has passive noise reduction
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  • Has an in-ear form
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  • Wingtips included
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  • Control panel placed on a device
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Price comparison

Apple AirPods

ProductStorePrice
Apple AirPods AmazonApple AirPods with Charging Case (Wired)...Apple AirPods with Charging Case (Wired)
Amazon logo
$119.00
Apple AirPods aliexpressi7s TWS Wireless Headphones Earpiece Blu...i7s TWS Wireless Headphones Earpiece Bluetooth 5.0 Earphones Sport Earbuds i7 Headset With Mic For smart Phone Xiaomi Samsung LG
aliexpress logo
$2.43
Apple AirPods aliexpressApple Airpods Pro Wireless Bluetooth Ear...Apple Airpods Pro Wireless Bluetooth Earphone Active Noise Cancellation AirPods 3 with Charging Case Quick Charging
aliexpress logo
$29.85
Apple AirPods aliexpressAPPLE AirPods 2nd Charging Case Bluetoot...APPLE AirPods 2nd Charging Case Bluetooth Earphone Wireless Bass Earbuds Tones Connect Siri for iPhone iPad Mac Watch
aliexpress logo
$29.85
Apple AirPods aliexpressi7s TWS Wireless Headphone Bluetooth 5.0...i7s TWS Wireless Headphone Bluetooth 5.0 Earphone Sport Earbuds Headset With Mic Power Bank For Smartphone Android IOS Earpieces
aliexpress logo
$1.47
Apple AirPods aliexpressNewest Mini Pro 4 Bluetooth Earphone Tou...Newest Mini Pro 4 Bluetooth Earphone Touch Control Wireless Headphone Handsfree Headset With Charging Box For Smart Phone
aliexpress logo
$11.61

JBL Reflect Flow

ProductStorePrice
JBL Reflect Flow aliexpressJBL Reflect Flow Earphones Wireless Spor...JBL Reflect Flow Earphones Wireless Sport Headphones TWS Bluetooth Stereo Earbuds Bass Sound Headset IPX7 Waterproof LongBattery
aliexpress logo
$117.93
JBL Reflect Flow aliexpressJBL Reflect Flow True Wireless Sport Hea...JBL Reflect Flow True Wireless Sport Headphones TWS Bluetooth Earphones Stereo Earbuds Bass Sound Headset with Mic Charging Case
aliexpress logo
$179.99
JBL Reflect Flow aliexpressJBL Reflect Flow True Wireless Sport Hea...JBL Reflect Flow True Wireless Sport Headphones TWS Bluetooth Earphones Stereo Earbuds Bass Sound Headset with Mic Charging Case
aliexpress logo
$178.99
JBL Reflect Flow aliexpressOriginal JBL Reflect Flow True Wireless ...Original JBL Reflect Flow True Wireless Sport Headphones TWS Bluetooth IPX7 waterproof Sweat proof Earbuds Headset with Mic
aliexpress logo
$135.00
JBL Reflect Flow aliexpressJBL Reflect Flow True Wireless Sport Hea...JBL Reflect Flow True Wireless Sport Headphones TWS Bluetooth Earphones Stereo Earbuds Bass Sound Headset with Mic Charging Case
aliexpress logo
$182.99

Design

1.sweat resistance
Apple AirPods
JBL Reflect Flow
Resistance to sweat makes it ideal for use while doing sports.
2.weather-sealed (splashproof)
Apple AirPods
JBL Reflect Flow
The device is protected with extra seals to prevent failures caused by dust, raindrops, and water splashes.
3.has stereo speakers
Apple AirPods
JBL Reflect Flow
Devices with stereo speakers deliver sound from independent channels on both left and right sides, creating a richer sound and a better experience.
4.is dustproof and water-resistant
Apple AirPods
JBL Reflect Flow
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.
5.has an in-ear form
Apple AirPods
JBL Reflect Flow
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.
6.wingtips included
Apple AirPods
JBL Reflect Flow
These earbuds come with wingtips that can be attached for a more secure fit. Wingtips come in handy for sports and other physical activities. When used correctly, they prevent the earbuds from falling off.
7.Ingress Protection (IP) rating

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The Ingress Protection (IP) rating classifies the degree of protection against dust and water. Higher ratings are better. For example, a device rated IP68 can resist immersion into water for a certain time, specified by the manufacturer.
8.has an earbud form
Apple AirPods
JBL Reflect Flow
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.
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.

Sound quality

1.has active noise cancellation (noise control)
Apple AirPods
JBL Reflect Flow
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.
2.has passive noise reduction
Apple AirPods
JBL Reflect Flow
The device sits tightly in place, creating an acoustic seal which reduces background noise and prevents your music from leaking out.
3.has a neodymium magnet
Apple AirPods
JBL Reflect Flow
Devices with neodymium magnets are lighter and more powerful than those which use ferrite magnets. They also have more bass and clear high notes.
4.driver unit size

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5.8mm

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

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20000Hz

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

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20Hz

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

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96dB/mW

Devices with a higher sound pressure level are generally louder when supplied with any given audio source.
8.diaphragm size

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The diaphragm moves air back and forth to create sound. The bigger the diaphragm, the more bass it can produce.

Microphone

1.has a noise-canceling microphone
Apple AirPods
JBL Reflect Flow
These microphones are designed to filter out background noise from the desired sound. Especially useful in noisy environments.
More microphones result in better sound quality and enable the device to filter out background noise.
3.mic sensitivity

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-40dBV/Pa

It's the 'loudness' of the sound that the microphone can pick up.
4.highest mic frequency

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The highest frequency that the mic can pick up. Better for recording treble.
5.lowest mic frequency

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The lowest frequency that the mic can pick up. Better for recording bass.

Power

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.
2.has a battery level indicator
Apple AirPods
JBL Reflect Flow
An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.
3.charge time

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2h

The time it takes to fully charge the battery.
4.has a rechargeable battery
Apple AirPods
JBL Reflect Flow
The battery can be recharged and used over again.
The battery life of the charging case as given by the manufacturer. A charging case with a longer battery life allows you to recharge your headphones on the go multiple times before having to recharge the case itself.
6.has wireless charging
Apple AirPods
JBL Reflect Flow
The manufacturer offers a branded wireless charging kit. To charge the device, you simply put it down on its charging base.
7.battery power

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110mAh

Battery power, or battery capacity, represents the amount of electrical energy that a battery can store. More battery power can be an indication of longer battery life.

Connectivity

1.Has Bluetooth aptX
Apple AirPods
JBL Reflect Flow
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.
2.Has USB Type-C
Apple AirPods
JBL Reflect Flow
The USB Type-C features reversible plug orientation and cable direction.
3.Can be used wirelessly
Apple AirPods
JBL Reflect Flow
Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.
4.Bluetooth version

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5

Bluetooth is a wireless technology standard that allows data transfers between devices placed in close proximity, using short-wavelength, ultra-high frequency radio waves. Newer versions provide faster data transfers.
5.maximum Bluetooth range

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10m

The device can connect at a greater distance via Bluetooth or infrared to another device.
6.supports Bluetooth pairing using NFC
Apple AirPods
JBL Reflect Flow
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.

Features

1.control panel placed on a device
Apple AirPods
JBL Reflect Flow
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.
2.can be used as a headset
Apple AirPods
JBL Reflect Flow
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.
3.has voice commands
Apple AirPods
JBL Reflect Flow
You can use your voice to control key functions of the device and you can easily access your device without pushing any button.
4.has a mute function
Apple AirPods
JBL Reflect Flow
The device has an option to mute/unmute a conversation directly from the device.
5.Has voice prompts
Apple AirPods
JBL Reflect Flow
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.
6.multipoint count

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Multipoint allows you to link to more Bluetooth devices and switch between them. For example you can easily switch calls from one device to another without having to manually disconnect and reconnect.
7.warranty period

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When covered under the manufacturer’s warranty it is possible to get a replacement in the case of a malfunction.
8.Supports fast charging
Apple AirPods
JBL Reflect Flow
Fast charging technologies, like Qualcomm’s Quick Charge or MediaTek’s Pump Express, are used to reduce the time it takes to charge a device. For example, with Quick Charge 3.0, the battery can be charged to 50% in just 30 minutes.
9.travel bag is included
Apple AirPods
JBL Reflect Flow
The device comes with its own special case or pouch, which is useful for safe transportation.

Miscellaneous

1.impedance

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14 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.
2.has an open-back design
Apple AirPods
JBL Reflect Flow
The device is designed in a way that allows sound to go out through the back of the ear cups, which usually have vents or perforations. This design provides very natural and accurate sound.
3.has a 3.5mm male connector
Apple AirPods
JBL Reflect Flow
A standard 3.5mm male connector is suitable for use with all MP3 players and computer sound cards.
4.supports Wi-Fi
Apple AirPods
JBL Reflect Flow
The device can connect to Wi-Fi.
5.has a removable battery
Apple AirPods
JBL Reflect Flow
The battery is removable and can be replaced by the user if broken.

Price comparison

Apple AirPods

ProductStorePrice
Apple AirPods AmazonApple AirPods with Charging Case (Wired)...Apple AirPods with Charging Case (Wired)
Amazon logo
$119.00
Apple AirPods aliexpressi7s TWS Wireless Headphones Earpiece Blu...i7s TWS Wireless Headphones Earpiece Bluetooth 5.0 Earphones Sport Earbuds i7 Headset With Mic For smart Phone Xiaomi Samsung LG
aliexpress logo
$2.43
Apple AirPods aliexpressApple Airpods Pro Wireless Bluetooth Ear...Apple Airpods Pro Wireless Bluetooth Earphone Active Noise Cancellation AirPods 3 with Charging Case Quick Charging
aliexpress logo
$29.85
Apple AirPods aliexpressAPPLE AirPods 2nd Charging Case Bluetoot...APPLE AirPods 2nd Charging Case Bluetooth Earphone Wireless Bass Earbuds Tones Connect Siri for iPhone iPad Mac Watch
aliexpress logo
$29.85
Apple AirPods aliexpressi7s TWS Wireless Headphone Bluetooth 5.0...i7s TWS Wireless Headphone Bluetooth 5.0 Earphone Sport Earbuds Headset With Mic Power Bank For Smartphone Android IOS Earpieces
aliexpress logo
$1.47
Apple AirPods aliexpressNewest Mini Pro 4 Bluetooth Earphone Tou...Newest Mini Pro 4 Bluetooth Earphone Touch Control Wireless Headphone Handsfree Headset With Charging Box For Smart Phone
aliexpress logo
$11.61

JBL Reflect Flow

ProductStorePrice
JBL Reflect Flow aliexpressJBL Reflect Flow Earphones Wireless Spor...JBL Reflect Flow Earphones Wireless Sport Headphones TWS Bluetooth Stereo Earbuds Bass Sound Headset IPX7 Waterproof LongBattery
aliexpress logo
$117.93
JBL Reflect Flow aliexpressJBL Reflect Flow True Wireless Sport Hea...JBL Reflect Flow True Wireless Sport Headphones TWS Bluetooth Earphones Stereo Earbuds Bass Sound Headset with Mic Charging Case
aliexpress logo
$179.99
JBL Reflect Flow aliexpressJBL Reflect Flow True Wireless Sport Hea...JBL Reflect Flow True Wireless Sport Headphones TWS Bluetooth Earphones Stereo Earbuds Bass Sound Headset with Mic Charging Case
aliexpress logo
$178.99
JBL Reflect Flow aliexpressOriginal JBL Reflect Flow True Wireless ...Original JBL Reflect Flow True Wireless Sport Headphones TWS Bluetooth IPX7 waterproof Sweat proof Earbuds Headset with Mic
aliexpress logo
$135.00
JBL Reflect Flow aliexpressJBL Reflect Flow True Wireless Sport Hea...JBL Reflect Flow True Wireless Sport Headphones TWS Bluetooth Earphones Stereo Earbuds Bass Sound Headset with Mic Charging Case
aliexpress logo
$182.99

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