46points

B&O Play Earset

32points

Bang & Olufsen A8

B&O Play Earset
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B&O Play Earset vs Bang & Olufsen A8

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Bang & Olufsen A8
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Bang & Olufsen A8

Why is B&O Play Earset better than Bang & Olufsen A8?

  • 30Hz lower low-frequency
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    20Hzvs50Hz
  • Can be used as a headset
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  • Has a rechargeable battery
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  • Has a battery level indicator
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  • Can be used wirelessly
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  • Has a neodymium magnet
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  • Has an in-line control panel
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Why is Bang & Olufsen A8 better than B&O Play Earset?

  • 8g lighter
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    22gvs30g
  • 13 Ohms lower impedance
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    19 Ohmsvs32 Ohms
  • Has a straight plug
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  • Has a 3.5mm male connector
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Price comparison

B&O Play Earset

ProductStorePrice
B&O Play Earset AmazonBang & Olufsen Earset - Premium Wireless...Bang & Olufsen Earset - Premium Wireless Earphones, White
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$69.99
B&O Play Earset AmazonBang & Olufsen Earset Wireless Earphones...Bang & Olufsen Earset Wireless Earphones Limestone
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$110.00
B&O Play Earset AmazonBang & Olufsen Earset - Premium Wireless...Bang & Olufsen Earset - Premium Wireless Earphones, Graphite Brown
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$97.00
B&O Play Earset AmazonBang & Olufsen Earset - Premium Wireless...Bang & Olufsen Earset - Premium Wireless Earphones - 1646005
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$88.54

Bang & Olufsen A8

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$99.99

ProductStorePrice
Bang & Olufsen A8 AmazonBang & Olufsen Beoplay E8 3rd Generation...Bang & Olufsen Beoplay E8 3rd Generation True Wireless in-Ear Bluetooth Earphones, Qi Charging 35 Hours of Playtime, Black
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$272.69
Bang & Olufsen A8 AmazonBang & Olufsen Beoplay E8 2.0 True Wirel...Bang & Olufsen Beoplay E8 2.0 True Wireless Earphones Qi Charging, Black, One Size - 1646100
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$195.00
Bang & Olufsen A8 AmazonBang & Olufsen Beoplay E8 Premium Truly ...Bang & Olufsen Beoplay E8 Premium Truly Wireless Bluetooth Earphones - Black [Discontinued by Manufacturer], One Size
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$125.24
Bang & Olufsen A8 AmazonBang & Olufsen Beoplay H4 Wireless Headp...Bang & Olufsen Beoplay H4 Wireless Headphones - Charcoal grey - 1643874, Charcoal Gray
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$175.42
Bang & Olufsen A8 AmazonBang & Olufsen Beoplay E8 Premium Truly ...Bang & Olufsen Beoplay E8 Premium Truly Wireless Bluetooth Earphones - Black (Renewed)
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$109.00
Bang & Olufsen A8 AmazonBang & Olufsen Beoplay H5 Wireless Bluet...Bang & Olufsen Beoplay H5 Wireless Bluetooth Earbuds - Black - 1643426
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$160.85
Bang & Olufsen A8 AmazonB&O PLAY by Bang & Olufsen Beoplay H8i W...B&O PLAY by Bang & Olufsen Beoplay H8i Wireless Bluetooth On-Ear Headphones with Active Noise Cancellation (ANC), Transparency mode and Microphone Black (Renewed)
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$249.95
Bang & Olufsen A8 AmazonBang & Olufsen Beoplay H4 Wireless Headp...Bang & Olufsen Beoplay H4 Wireless Headphones - Black (Renewed)
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$146.26
Bang & Olufsen A8 AmazonBang & Olufsen Earset Wireless Earphones...Bang & Olufsen Earset Wireless Earphones Limestone
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$99.06

Design

1.has stereo speakers
B&O Play Earset
Bang & Olufsen A8
Devices with stereo speakers deliver sound from independent channels on both left and right sides, creating a richer sound and a better experience.
2.weather-sealed (splashproof)
B&O Play Earset
Bang & Olufsen A8
The device is protected with extra seals to prevent failures caused by dust, raindrops, and water splashes.
3.has an in-ear form
B&O Play Earset
Bang & Olufsen A8
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.
4.weight

30g

22g

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.lowest frequency

20Hz

50Hz

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 a neodymium magnet
B&O Play Earset
Bang & Olufsen A8
Devices with neodymium magnets are lighter and more powerful than those which use ferrite magnets. They also have more bass and clear high notes.

Power

1.has a rechargeable battery
B&O Play Earset
Bang & Olufsen A8
The battery can be recharged and used over again.
2.has a battery level indicator
B&O Play Earset
Bang & Olufsen A8
An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.

Connectivity

1.Can be used wirelessly
B&O Play Earset
Bang & Olufsen A8
Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.
2.supports Bluetooth pairing using NFC
B&O Play Earset
Bang & Olufsen A8
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.can be used as a headset
B&O Play Earset
Bang & Olufsen A8
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.travel bag is included
B&O Play Earset
Bang & Olufsen A8
The device comes with its own special case or pouch, which is useful for safe transportation.

Miscellaneous

1.has an open-back design
B&O Play Earset
Bang & Olufsen A8
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.
2.impedance

32 Ohms

19 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.
3.has a straight plug
B&O Play Earset
Bang & Olufsen A8
A straight plug is better when the jack is on the top or bottom of your player.
4.has a detachable cable
B&O Play Earset
Bang & Olufsen A8
With a detachable cable you can use alternative cables, and if the cable is pulled it will pop out instead of breaking.
5.Has an in-line control panel
B&O Play Earset
Bang & Olufsen A8
There is a control panel on the cable, so you can easily operate the device without having to interact with it.
6.has a 3.5mm male connector
B&O Play Earset
Bang & Olufsen A8
A standard 3.5mm male connector is suitable for use with all MP3 players and computer sound cards.

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