66points

Bang & Olufsen Beoplay H8i

39points

Libratone Q Adapt On-Ear

Bang & Olufsen Beoplay H8i
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Bang & Olufsen Beoplay H8i vs Libratone Q Adapt On-Ear

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Libratone Q Adapt On-Ear

Why is Bang & Olufsen Beoplay H8i better than Libratone Q Adapt On-Ear?

  • Has a detachable cable
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  • 0.1 newer Bluetooth version
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    4.2vs4.1
  • Has a 3.5mm male connector
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  • 5 more microphone(s)
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    6vs1
  • Has a battery level indicator
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  • Travel bag is included
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  • Has USB Type-C
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Why is Libratone Q Adapt On-Ear better than Bang & Olufsen Beoplay H8i?

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Design

1.has stereo speakers
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Libratone Q Adapt On-Ear
Devices with stereo speakers deliver sound from independent channels on both left and right sides, creating a richer sound and a better experience.
2.has a detachable cable
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Libratone Q Adapt On-Ear
With a detachable cable you can use alternative cables, and if the cable is pulled it will pop out instead of breaking.
3.weather-sealed (splashproof)
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Libratone Q Adapt On-Ear
The device is protected with extra seals to prevent failures caused by dust, raindrops, and water splashes.
4.can be folded
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Libratone Q Adapt On-Ear
Foldable devices are easier to transport and take up less storage space.
5.travel bag is included
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Libratone Q Adapt On-Ear
The device comes with its own special case or pouch, which is useful for safe transportation.
6.has an on-ear form
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Libratone Q Adapt On-Ear
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.

Sound quality

1.has active noise cancellation (noise control)
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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.
2.driver unit size

40mm

40mm

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

Power

1.has a rechargeable battery
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Libratone Q Adapt On-Ear
The battery can be recharged and used over again.
2.has a battery level indicator
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Libratone Q Adapt On-Ear
An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.
3.Has USB Type-C
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Libratone Q Adapt On-Ear
The USB Type-C features reversible plug orientation and cable direction.
4.has a removable battery
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Libratone Q Adapt On-Ear
The battery is removable and can be replaced by the user if broken.

Connectivity

1.Can be used wirelessly
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Libratone Q Adapt On-Ear
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.has a 3.5mm male connector
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Libratone Q Adapt On-Ear
A standard 3.5mm male connector is suitable for use with all MP3 players and computer sound cards.

Features

1.can be used as a headset
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Libratone Q Adapt On-Ear
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.number of microphones

6

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More microphones result in better sound quality and enable the device to filter out background noise.
3.control panel placed on a device
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Libratone Q Adapt On-Ear
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.

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