16 facts in comparison
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.
Devices with stereo speakers deliver sound from independent channels on both left and right sides, creating a richer sound and a better experience.
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.
A straight plug is better when the jack is on the top or bottom of your player.
The battery can be recharged and used over again.
An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.
Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.
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.
A standard 3.5mm male connector is suitable for use with all MP3 players and computer sound cards.
Allows you to change ear pads without buying new ones.
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.
This feature allows the device to inform you of important information through its audio function.
There is a control panel on the cable, so you can easily operate the device without having to interact with it.
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.
This is a monaural device which could be used for both ears.