49points
45points

Beats Flex

43points
46points

JBL T205BT

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Beats Flex
Cost-effectiveness winner
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53 facts in comparison

Beats Flex vs JBL T205BT

Beats Flex
JBL T205BT

Why is Beats Flex better than JBL T205BT?

  • 6h longer battery life
    ?

    12hvs6h
  • Has USB Type-C
    ?
  • 0.9 newer Bluetooth version
    ?

    5vs4.1
  • 0.5h shorter charge time
    ?

    1.5hvs2h
  • Supports fast charging
    ?

Why is JBL T205BT better than Beats Flex?

  • 4.3mm bigger driver unit
    ?

    12.5mmvs8.2mm
  • 2.1g lighter
    ?

    16.5gvs18.6g
  • 43.36% cheaper
    ?

    36.62 €vs64.64503453126112 €

Price comparison

Beats Flex

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$50

JBL T205BT

Buy used:

$27

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Design

1.weight

18.6g

16.5g

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.
2.has no wires or cables
Beats Flex
JBL T205BT
True wireless devices have no cables connecting any part of the device together. This is an important distinction as some wireless earbuds have cables connecting the two earbuds together.
3.wingtips included
Beats Flex
JBL T205BT
These earbuds come with wingtips that can be attached for a more secure fit. Wingtips come in handy for sports and other physical activities. When used correctly, they prevent the earbuds from falling off.
4.sweat resistance
Beats Flex
JBL T205BT
Resistance to sweat makes it ideal for use while doing sports.
5.weather-sealed (splashproof)
Beats Flex
JBL T205BT
The device is protected with extra seals to prevent failures caused by dust, raindrops, and water splashes.
6.has an in-ear form
Beats Flex
JBL T205BT
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.
7.has an earbud form
Beats Flex
JBL T205BT
The earbud form is ultracompact and lightweight, with little or no interference with earrings, spectacles, hats, or hairstyles. For some people it is more comfortable than in-ear form.
8.has stereo speakers
Beats Flex
JBL T205BT
Devices with stereo speakers deliver sound from independent channels on both left and right sides, creating a richer sound and a better experience.
9.waterproof depth rating

Unknown. Help us by suggesting a value. (Beats Flex)

Unknown. Help us by suggesting a value. (JBL T205BT)

The waterproof depth rating indicates how well the device is protected against water ingress and water pressure. Devices which can withstand more water pressure are better for swimming or diving.

Sound quality

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.has passive noise reduction
Beats Flex
JBL T205BT
The device sits tightly in place, creating an acoustic seal which reduces background noise and prevents your music from leaking out.
The driver unit is the component that produces sound in the device. Bigger drivers are more powerful and can produce better bass.
The lowest frequency at which the device produces audio. The lower the low-frequency response, the stronger and juicier the bass.
5.highest frequency

20000Hz

20000Hz

The highest frequency at which device produces audio. The higher the high-frequency response, the clearer and crispier the treble.
6.sound pressure level

101dB/mW

100dB/mW

Devices with a higher sound pressure level are generally louder when supplied with any given audio source.
7.impedance

Unknown. Help us by suggesting a value. (Beats Flex)

Unknown. Help us by suggesting a value. (JBL T205BT)

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.
8.has a neodymium magnet
Beats Flex
JBL T205BT
Devices with neodymium magnets are lighter and more powerful than those which use ferrite magnets. They also have more bass and clear high notes.
9.diaphragm size

Unknown. Help us by suggesting a value. (Beats Flex)

Unknown. Help us by suggesting a value. (JBL T205BT)

The diaphragm moves air back and forth to create sound. The bigger the diaphragm, the more bass it can produce.

Power

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.Battery life of charging case

Unknown. Help us by suggesting a value. (Beats Flex)

Unknown. Help us by suggesting a value. (JBL T205BT)

The battery life of the charging case as given by the manufacturer. A charging case with a longer battery life allows you to recharge your headphones on the go multiple times before having to recharge the case itself.
The time it takes to fully charge the battery.
4.battery power

Unknown. Help us by suggesting a value. (Beats Flex)

120mAh

Battery power, or battery capacity, represents the amount of electrical energy that a battery can store. More battery power can be an indication of longer battery life.
5.has wireless charging
Beats Flex
JBL T205BT
It supports a wireless charging standard such as Qi. To charge the device, you simply put it down on a compatible charging pad.
6.has a battery level indicator
Beats Flex
JBL T205BT
An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.
7.has a rechargeable battery
Beats Flex
JBL T205BT
The battery can be recharged and used over again.

Connectivity

1.Has USB Type-C
Beats Flex
JBL T205BT
The USB Type-C features reversible plug orientation and cable direction.
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 Bluetooth aptX
Beats Flex
JBL T205BT
aptX is a codec used for transmitting audio wirelessly with Bluetooth. It is developed by Qualcomm, and supports 16-bit audio at a bit rate of 384kbps.
4.audio latency

Unknown. Help us by suggesting a value. (Beats Flex)

Unknown. Help us by suggesting a value. (JBL T205BT)

Latency refers to the time it takes for the audio signal to be transmitted to your headphones/earbuds. Lower latency reduces audio lag, and is particularly important when playing games or watching videos.
5.maximum Bluetooth range

10m

Unknown. Help us by suggesting a value. (JBL T205BT)

The device can connect at a greater distance via Bluetooth or infrared to another device.
6.supports Bluetooth pairing using NFC
Beats Flex
JBL T205BT
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.
7.Can be used wirelessly
Beats Flex
JBL T205BT
Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.

Features

1.has ambient sound mode
Beats Flex
JBL T205BT
Ambient sound mode uses microphones to pass through ambient noises so that they can still be heard. It’s useful when you want to listen to music but also be aware of what’s happening around you, for example when you’re jogging but still want to be able to hear traffic.
2.has in/on-ear detection
Beats Flex
JBL T205BT
Sensors can detect when they are removed from your ears so that the music is paused, saving battery life.
3.has find earbuds feature
Beats Flex
JBL T205BT
You can use the app to play a sound from your earbuds to help you locate them.
4.Supports fast charging
Beats Flex
JBL T205BT
Fast charging technologies, like Qualcomm’s Quick Charge or MediaTek’s Pump Express, are used to reduce the time it takes to charge a device. For example, with Quick Charge 3.0, the battery can be charged to 50% in just 30 minutes.
5.multipoint count

Unknown. Help us by suggesting a value. (Beats Flex)

Unknown. Help us by suggesting a value. (JBL T205BT)

Multipoint allows you to link to more Bluetooth devices and switch between them. For example you can easily switch calls from one device to another without having to manually disconnect and reconnect.
6.has a mute function
Beats Flex
JBL T205BT
The device has an option to mute/unmute a conversation directly from the device.
7.can be used as a headset
Beats Flex
JBL T205BT
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.
8.control panel placed on a device
Beats Flex
JBL T205BT
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.
9.warranty period

1

Unknown. Help us by suggesting a value. (JBL T205BT)

When covered under the manufacturer’s warranty it is possible to get a replacement in the case of a malfunction.

Microphone

More microphones result in better sound quality and enable the device to filter out background noise.
2.has a noise-canceling microphone
Beats Flex
JBL T205BT
These microphones are designed to filter out background noise from the desired sound. Especially useful in noisy environments.
3.mic sensitivity

Unknown. Help us by suggesting a value. (Beats Flex)

Unknown. Help us by suggesting a value. (JBL T205BT)

It's the 'loudness' of the sound that the microphone can pick up.
4.highest mic frequency

Unknown. Help us by suggesting a value. (Beats Flex)

Unknown. Help us by suggesting a value. (JBL T205BT)

The highest frequency that the mic can pick up. Better for recording treble.
5.lowest mic frequency

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Unknown. Help us by suggesting a value. (JBL T205BT)

The lowest frequency that the mic can pick up. Better for recording bass.

Miscellaneous

1.Price (global median value)

64.65 €

36.62 €

Updated on Sun Apr 17 2022
The global median price is determined by calculating the median value of all the prices available for a product, taking into account all markets.

Price comparison

Beats Flex

ProductStorePrice
Beats Flex amazonBeats Flex Wireless Earbuds – Apple W1 H...Beats Flex Wireless Earbuds – Apple W1 Headphone Chip, Magnetic Earphones, Class 1 Bluetooth, 12 Hours of Listening Time, Built-in Microphone - Black
amazon logo
$50

JBL T205BT

Buy used:

$27

ProductStorePrice
JBL T205BT amazonJBL T205BT Wireless in-Ear Headphones wi...JBL T205BT Wireless in-Ear Headphones with Three-Button Remote and Microphone (Silver)
amazon logo
$24
JBL T205BT amazonJBL Lifestyle Tune 205BT in-Ear Bluetoot...JBL Lifestyle Tune 205BT in-Ear Bluetooth Earphones with Remote, Black
amazon logo
$25
JBL T205BT amazonJBL T205BT in-Ear, Wireless Bluetooth He...JBL T205BT in-Ear, Wireless Bluetooth Headphone - Champagne Gold
amazon logo
$40
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$25

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