67points
61points

B&O Beoplay E8

56points
49points

Sony WF-1000X

B&O Beoplay E8
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31 facts in comparison

B&O Beoplay E8 vs Sony WF-1000X

B&O Beoplay E8
Sony WF-1000X
67
points
B&O Beoplay E8
56
points
Sony WF-1000X

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

  • Has stereo speakers
    ?
  • 1h longer battery life
    ?

    4hvs3h
  • Has a neodymium magnet
    ?
  • Sweat resistance
    ?
  • 0.1 newer Bluetooth version
    ?

    4.2vs4.1
  • 57g lighter
    ?

    13gvs70g
  • Control panel placed on a device
    ?
  • Has a battery level indicator
    ?

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

  • Has active noise cancellation (noise control)
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  • 0.3mm bigger driver unit
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    6mmvs5.7mm
  • Has a noise-canceling microphone
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  • 0.5h shorter charge time
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    1.5hvs2h
  • Has voice prompts
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  • Has voice commands
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  • Has an earbud form
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  • Supports Bluetooth pairing using NFC
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Price comparison

B&O Beoplay E8

Buy used:

$77.99

ProductStorePrice
B&O Beoplay E8 AmazonBang & Olufsen Beoplay E8 Premium Truly ...Bang & Olufsen Beoplay E8 Premium Truly Wireless Bluetooth Earphones - Black (Renewed)
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$99.00
B&O Beoplay E8 AmazonBang & Olufsen Beoplay E8 Premium Truly ...Bang & Olufsen Beoplay E8 Premium Truly Wireless Bluetooth Earphones - Charcoal Sand (Renewed)
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$114.99

Sony WF-1000X

ProductStorePrice
Sony WF-1000X aliexpressUSED Sony WF1000X WF-1000X Noise Canceli...USED Sony WF1000X WF-1000X Noise Canceling Wireless Headset
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$102.60

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Design

1.has stereo speakers
B&O Beoplay E8
Sony WF-1000X
Devices with stereo speakers deliver sound from independent channels on both left and right sides, creating a richer sound and a better experience.
2.sweat resistance
B&O Beoplay E8
Sony WF-1000X
Resistance to sweat makes it ideal for use while doing sports.
3.weight

13g

70g

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.
4.weather-sealed (splashproof)
B&O Beoplay E8
Sony WF-1000X
The device is protected with extra seals to prevent failures caused by dust, raindrops, and water splashes.
5.travel bag is included
B&O Beoplay E8
Sony WF-1000X
The device comes with its own special case or pouch, which is useful for safe transportation.
6.has an in-ear form
B&O Beoplay E8
Sony WF-1000X
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.

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.
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.
3.has passive noise reduction
B&O Beoplay E8
Sony WF-1000X
The device sits tightly in place, creating an acoustic seal which reduces background noise and prevents your music from leaking out.
4.has active noise cancellation (noise control)
B&O Beoplay E8
Sony WF-1000X
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.
5.has a neodymium magnet
B&O Beoplay E8
Sony WF-1000X
Devices with neodymium magnets are lighter and more powerful than those which use ferrite magnets. They also have more bass and clear high notes.
6.driver unit size

5.7mm

6mm

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

Power

1.Battery life

4h

3h

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 rechargeable battery
B&O Beoplay E8
Sony WF-1000X
The battery can be recharged and used over again.
3.charge time

2h

1.5h

The time it takes to fully charge the battery.
4.has a battery level indicator
B&O Beoplay E8
Sony WF-1000X
An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.
5.has a removable battery
B&O Beoplay E8
Sony WF-1000X
The battery is removable and can be replaced by the user if broken.

Connectivity

1.Can be used wirelessly
B&O Beoplay E8
Sony WF-1000X
Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.
2.Bluetooth version

4.2

4.1

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.
3.maximum Bluetooth range

10m

10m

The device can connect at a greater distance via Bluetooth or infrared to another device.
4.supports Bluetooth pairing using NFC
B&O Beoplay E8
Sony WF-1000X
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.
5.supports Wi-Fi
B&O Beoplay E8
Sony WF-1000X
The device can connect to Wi-Fi.

Features

1.can be used as a headset
B&O Beoplay E8
Sony WF-1000X
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.
2.has a noise-canceling microphone
B&O Beoplay E8
Sony WF-1000X
These microphones are designed to filter out background noise from the desired sound. Especially useful in noisy environments.
3.control panel placed on a device
B&O Beoplay E8
Sony WF-1000X
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.
4.Has voice prompts
B&O Beoplay E8
Sony WF-1000X
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.
5.has a mute function
B&O Beoplay E8
Sony WF-1000X
The device has an option to mute/unmute a conversation directly from the device.
6.has voice commands
B&O Beoplay E8
Sony WF-1000X
You can use your voice to control key functions of the device and you can easily access your device without pushing any button.

Price comparison

B&O Beoplay E8

Buy used:

$77.99

ProductStorePrice
B&O Beoplay E8 AmazonBang & Olufsen Beoplay E8 Premium Truly ...Bang & Olufsen Beoplay E8 Premium Truly Wireless Bluetooth Earphones - Black (Renewed)
Amazon logo
$99.00
B&O Beoplay E8 AmazonBang & Olufsen Beoplay E8 Premium Truly ...Bang & Olufsen Beoplay E8 Premium Truly Wireless Bluetooth Earphones - Charcoal Sand (Renewed)
Amazon logo
$114.99

Sony WF-1000X

ProductStorePrice
Sony WF-1000X aliexpressUSED Sony WF1000X WF-1000X Noise Canceli...USED Sony WF1000X WF-1000X Noise Canceling Wireless Headset
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$102.60

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