74points
42points

B&O Beoplay E8

44points
21points

Sony WF-1000X

Comparison winner
Cost-effectiveness winner
B&O Beoplay E8
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29 facts in comparison

B&O Beoplay E8 vs Sony WF-1000X

B&O Beoplay E8
Sony WF-1000X
74
points
B&O Beoplay E8
44
points
Sony WF-1000X

Why is B&O Beoplay E8 better than Sony WF-1000X?

  • Has passive noise reduction
    ?
  • Has stereo speakers
    ?
  • Has a neodymium magnet
    ?
  • 57g lighter
    13gvs70g
  • 1h longer battery life
    ?

    4hvs3h
  • Control panel placed on a device
    ?
  • Has a rechargeable battery
    ?
  • Sweat resistant
    ?

Why is Sony WF-1000X better than B&O Beoplay E8?

  • Has active noise cancelling (noise control)
    ?
  • 0.3mm bigger driver unit
    ?

    6mmvs5.7mm
  • 0.5h shorter charge time
    ?

    1.5hvs2h
  • Supports Bluetooth pairing using NFC
    ?
  • Has an earbud form
    ?

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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.

B&O Beoplay E8
Sony WF-1000X
2.weight
?

Best

Sony MDR-EX150AP

3g

13g

70g

3.sweat resistant
?

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

B&O Beoplay E8
Sony WF-1000X
4.travel bag is included
?

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

B&O Beoplay E8
Sony WF-1000X
5.has included ear pads
?

Allows you to change ear pads without buying new ones.

B&O Beoplay E8
Sony WF-1000X
6.Weather-sealed (splashproof)
?

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

For example

Jaybird Vista

B&O Beoplay E8
Sony WF-1000X

Sound quality

1.highest frequency
?

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

20000Hz

20000Hz

2.lowest frequency
?

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

20Hz

20Hz

3.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.

B&O Beoplay E8
Sony WF-1000X
4.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.

B&O Beoplay E8
Sony WF-1000X
5.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.

B&O Beoplay E8
Sony WF-1000X
6.driver unit size
?

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

5.7mm

6mm

Power

1.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

4h

3h

2.has a rechargeable battery
?

The battery can be recharged and used over again.

B&O Beoplay E8
Sony WF-1000X
3.charge time
?

The time it takes to fully charge the battery.

Best

Sony Xperia Ear Duo

0.46h

2h

1.5h

4.has a battery level indicator
?

An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.

B&O Beoplay E8
Sony WF-1000X
5.has a removable battery
?

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

For example

Jaybird Run XT

B&O Beoplay E8
Sony WF-1000X

Connectivity

1.Bluetooth version
?

Best

Skullcandy Sesh

5

4.2

4.1

2.Can be used wirelessly
?

Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.

B&O Beoplay E8
Sony WF-1000X
3.maximum Bluetooth range
?

The device can connect at a greater distance via Bluetooth or infrared to another device.

Best

Mavin Air-X

100m

10m

10m

4.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.

B&O Beoplay E8
Sony WF-1000X
5.Has WiFi
?

The device can connect to WiFi.

For example

Meters OV-1 Bluetooth

B&O Beoplay E8
Sony WF-1000X

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.

B&O Beoplay E8
Sony WF-1000X
2.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.

B&O Beoplay E8
Sony WF-1000X
3.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

Sennheiser IE 80S BT

B&O Beoplay E8
Sony WF-1000X
4.has a mute function
?

The device has an option to mute/unmute a conversation directly from the device.

B&O Beoplay E8
Sony WF-1000X

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