Bang & Olufsen Beoplay H8Bowers & Wilkins P5 Wireless
Top 29%946 points
Top 29%
Top 24%1,013 points
Top 24%
Bang & Olufsen Beoplay H8
Bowers & Wilkins P5 Wireless
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Top specs and features

Bang & Olufsen Beoplay H8 vs Bowers & Wilkins P5 Wireless: 23 facts in comparison

1. highest frequency

The highest frequency at which device produces audio. The higher the high-frequency response, the clearer and crispier the treble.
22000Hz
Sony MDR-Z1R: 120000Hz
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.
20Hz
Sony MH1CBLK: 1Hz
10Hz

3. weight

42g lighter.
255g
Sony MDR-EX150AP: 3g
213g

4. has sound isolation/passive noise reduction

The device sits tightly in place, creating an acoustic seal which reduces background noise and prevents your music from leaking out.
Bang & Olufsen Beoplay H8
Bowers & Wilkins P5 Wireless
48% have it

5. impedance

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.
30Ohms
Flips Solo 2 Social: 4Ohms
22Ohms

6. has a detachable cable

With a detachable cable you can use alternative cables, and if the cable is pulled it will pop out instead of breaking.
Bang & Olufsen Beoplay H8
Bowers & Wilkins P5 Wireless
38% have it

7. 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.
Bang & Olufsen Beoplay H8
Bowers & Wilkins P5 Wireless
36% have it

8. 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.
40mm
Audeze EL-8 Titanium: 100mm
40mm

9. 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.
Bang & Olufsen Beoplay H8
Bowers & Wilkins P5 Wireless
75% have it

10. has a straight plug

A straight plug is better when the jack is on the top or bottom of your player.
Bang & Olufsen Beoplay H8
Bowers & Wilkins P5 Wireless
53% have it

11. has an L-shaped plug

An L-shaped plug is better if the jack is on the left or right side of the device, so that the cable isn't bent, and is less likely to break when the device is in your pocket.
Bang & Olufsen Beoplay H8
Bowers & Wilkins P5 Wireless
32% have it

12. Can be used wirelessly

Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.
Bang & Olufsen Beoplay H8
Bowers & Wilkins P5 Wireless
16% have it

13. 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.
Bang & Olufsen Beoplay H8
Bowers & Wilkins P5 Wireless
14% have it

14. travel bag is included

The device comes with its own special case or pouch, which is useful for safe transportation.
Bang & Olufsen Beoplay H8
Bowers & Wilkins P5 Wireless
64% have it

16. has a battery level indicator

An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.
Bang & Olufsen Beoplay H8
Bowers & Wilkins P5 Wireless
8% have it

17. number of microphones

More microphones result in better sound quality and enable the device to filter out background noise.
1
Parrot Zik Sport: 8
2

18. Bluetooth version

0.1 newer Bluetooth version.
4
B&O Beoplay E8: 4.2
4.1

19. has a 3.5mm male connector

A standard 3.5mm male connector is suitable for use with all MP3 players and computer sound cards.
Bang & Olufsen Beoplay H8
Bowers & Wilkins P5 Wireless
87% have it

20. has an on-ear form

This device comfortably rests on top of your outer ears. As it doesn't block out everything from the outside world, it's preferred in places like office environments and recommended for outdoor activities.
Bang & Olufsen Beoplay H8
Bowers & Wilkins P5 Wireless
22% have it

21. has a rechargeable battery

The battery can be recharged and used over again.
Bang & Olufsen Beoplay H8
Bowers & Wilkins P5 Wireless
8% have it

22. has a removable battery

The battery is removable and can be replaced by the user if broken.
Bang & Olufsen Beoplay H8
Bowers & Wilkins P5 Wireless
6% have it

23. warranty period

When covered under the manufacturer’s warranty it is possible to get a replacement in the case of a malfunction.
2
Beyerdynamic T1 (2016): 5
2

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