58points
57points

Beats X

57points
54points

JBL Free

Beats X
Comparison winner
Cost-effectiveness winner
JBL Free
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31 facts in comparison

Beats X vs JBL Free

Beats X
JBL Free
58
points
Beats X
57
points
JBL Free

Why is Beats X better than JBL Free?

  • Has passive noise reduction
    ?
  • Has stereo speakers
    ?
  • 4h longer battery life
    ?

    8hvs4h
  • 1 more microphone(s)
    ?

    2vs1
  • 1.25h shorter charge time
    ?

    0.75hvs2h
  • Travel bag is included
    ?
  • Has an in-line control panel
    ?
  • Has a tangle free cable
    ?

Why is JBL Free better than Beats X?

  • Sweat resistant
    ?
  • Weather-sealed (splashproof)
    ?
  • 10 more years under manufacturer's warranty
    ?

    12vs2

Price comparison

JBL Free

ProductStorePrice
JBL Free AmazonJBL Free Truly Wireless in-Ear Headphone...JBL Free Truly Wireless in-Ear Headphones (White)
Amazon logo
$94.00
JBL Free AmazonJBL Free Truly Wireless in-Ear Headphone...JBL Free Truly Wireless in-Ear Headphones (Black)
Amazon logo
$82.00
JBL Free aliexpressPortable wireless speaker JBL Flip 5
aliexpress logo
$66.24

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Design

1.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. Show more

Beats X
JBL Free
2.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.

Beats X
JBL Free
3.Weather-sealed (splashproof)
?

The device is protected with extra seals to prevent failures caused by dust, raindrops, and water splashes. Show more

Beats X
JBL Free
4.sweat resistant
?

Resistance to sweat makes it ideal for use while doing sports.

Beats X
JBL Free
5.has included ear pads
?

Allows you to change ear pads without buying new ones.

Beats X
JBL Free
6.travel bag is included
?

The device comes with its own special case or pouch, which is useful for safe transportation.

Beats X
JBL Free

Sound quality

1.has passive noise reduction
?

The device sits tightly in place, creating an acoustic seal which reduces background noise and prevents your music from leaking out.

Beats X
JBL Free
2.has active noise-cancelling (noise control)
?

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.

For example

Mpow Fly Plus

Beats X
JBL Free
3.has a neodymium magnet
?

Devices with neodymium magnets are lighter and more powerful than those which use ferrite magnets. They also have more bass and clear high notes.

For example

Panasonic HD805N

Beats X
JBL Free

Power

1.Battery life
?

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.

Best

Cleer Enduro 100

100h

8h

4h

2.charge time
?

The time it takes to fully charge the battery.

Best

Sony Xperia Ear Duo

0.46h

0.75h

2h

3.has a rechargeable battery
?

The battery can be recharged and used over again.

Beats X
JBL Free
4.has a battery level indicator
?

An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.

Beats X
JBL Free
5.has a removable battery
?

The battery is removable and can be replaced by the user if broken. Show more

For example

House of Marley Redemption ANC

Beats X
JBL Free

Connectivity

1.Can be used wirelessly
?

Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.

Beats X
JBL Free
2.has a 3.5mm male connector
?

A standard 3.5mm male connector is suitable for use with all MP3 players and computer sound cards.

For example

Panasonic HD805N

Beats X
JBL Free
3.supports Bluetooth pairing using NFC
?

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.

For example

Edifier W570BT

Beats X
JBL Free
4.supports Wi-Fi
?

The device can connect to Wi-Fi.

For example

Audio Technica ATH-ANC300TW

Beats X
JBL Free

Features

1.can be used as a headset
?

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.

Beats X
JBL Free
2.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.

For example

Nuheara IQbuds2 Max

Beats X
JBL Free
3.number of microphones
?

More microphones result in better sound quality and enable the device to filter out background noise.

Best

Philips PH805

8

2

1

4.has a noise-cancelling microphone
?

These microphones are designed to filter out background noise from the desired sound. Especially useful in noisy environments.

For example

Mpow Fly Plus

Beats X
JBL Free
5.warranty period
?

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

Best

Sennheiser CX Sport

24

2

12

6.has an in-line control panel
?

There is a control panel on the cable, so you can easily operate the device without having to interact with it.

Beats X
JBL Free

Price comparison

JBL Free

ProductStorePrice
JBL Free AmazonJBL Free Truly Wireless in-Ear Headphone...JBL Free Truly Wireless in-Ear Headphones (White)
Amazon logo
$94.00
JBL Free AmazonJBL Free Truly Wireless in-Ear Headphone...JBL Free Truly Wireless in-Ear Headphones (Black)
Amazon logo
$82.00
JBL Free aliexpressPortable wireless speaker JBL Flip 5
aliexpress logo
$66.24

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