56points

Bose SoundSport Free

64points

Jaybird X3

Bose SoundSport Free
Comparison winner
Jaybird X3
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48 facts in comparison

Bose SoundSport Free vs Jaybird X3

Bose SoundSport Free
Jaybird X3
56
points
Bose SoundSport Free
64
points
Jaybird X3

Why is Bose SoundSport Free better than Jaybird X3?

  • 3.7g lighter
    14.2gvs17.9g
  • Control panel placed on a device
    ?
  • 1 more microphone(s)
    ?

    2vs1
  • 0.5h shorter charge time
    ?

    2hvs2.5h
  • Has wireless charging
    ?
  • Has voice commands
    ?

Why is Jaybird X3 better than Bose SoundSport Free?

  • 3h longer battery life
    ?

    8hvs5h
  • Has an in-line control panel
    ?
  • 1m greater wireless connectivity range
    ?

    10mvs9m

Price comparison

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.

Bose SoundSport Free
Jaybird X3
2.weight
?

Best

Sony MDR-EX150AP

3g

14.2g

17.9g

3.sweat resistant
?

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

Bose SoundSport Free
Jaybird X3
4.travel bag is included
?

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

Bose SoundSport Free
Jaybird X3
5.has included ear pads
?

Allows you to change ear pads without buying new ones.

Bose SoundSport Free
Jaybird X3
6.Weather-sealed (splashproof)
?

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

For example

Jaybird Vista

Bose SoundSport Free
Jaybird X3

Sound quality

1.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

Bose Noise Cancelling Headphones 700

Bose SoundSport Free
Jaybird X3
2.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

JBL T460BT

Bose SoundSport Free
Jaybird X3

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

Sennheiser PXC 480

50h

5h

8h

2.has a rechargeable battery
?

The battery can be recharged and used over again.

Bose SoundSport Free
Jaybird X3
3.charge time
?

The time it takes to fully charge the battery.

Best

Sony Xperia Ear Duo

0.46h

2h

2.5h

4.has a battery level indicator
?

An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.

Bose SoundSport Free
Jaybird X3
5.has a removable battery
?

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

For example

Jaybird Run XT

Bose SoundSport Free
Jaybird X3

Connectivity

1.Can be used wirelessly
?

Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.

Bose SoundSport Free
Jaybird X3
2.maximum Bluetooth range
?

The device can connect at a greater distance via Bluetooth or infrared to another device.

Best

Mavin Air-X

100m

9m

10m

3.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

House of Marley Buffalo Soldier BT

Bose SoundSport Free
Jaybird X3
4.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

Sony WH-1000XM3

Bose SoundSport Free
Jaybird X3
5.Has WiFi
?

The device can connect to WiFi.

For example

Meters OV-1 Bluetooth

Bose SoundSport Free
Jaybird X3
6.Has fast 802.11ac WiFi connection
?

802.11ac wireless works on the 5GHz frequency range. It offers higher transfer rates, improved reliability and improved power consumption. It provides advantages for gaming and HD video streaming.

For example

JBL Reflect Contour 2

Bose SoundSport Free
Jaybird X3

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 applications which require communication i.e. Skype, games with voice chat, mobile phones etc.

Bose SoundSport Free
Jaybird X3
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.

Bose SoundSport Free
Jaybird X3
3.number of microphones
?

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

Best

Bose Noise Cancelling Headphones 700

8

2

1

4.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.

Bose SoundSport Free
Jaybird X3
5.has a noise canceling microphone
?

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

For example

Sennheiser IE 80S BT

Bose SoundSport Free
Jaybird X3
6.Has voice prompts
?

With voice prompts, you will automatically receive information via audio messages – for instance, you may find out that the battery is running low, and it's time to recharge the device.

For example

Skullcandy Sesh

Bose SoundSport Free
Jaybird X3

Miscellaneous

1.has a subwoofer
?

Devices with a subwoofer have a higher quality, deeper bass.

For example

Bose SoundSport Free

Bose SoundSport Free
Jaybird X3
2.has AirPlay
?

AirPlay allows wireless connection of Apple devices with external screens or speakers. You may stream computer screen, video and music from iOS devices, play games like on consoles or present your slideshows easily on your TV.

For example

Bose SoundSport Free

Bose SoundSport Free
Jaybird X3
3.has an external memory slot
?

The device has a standard memory slot (such as an SD or micro SD card slot) so that you can either extend the internal storage with affordable memory modules or you can retrieve data, such as photographs, easily from a memory card.

For example

Bose SoundSport Free

Bose SoundSport Free
Jaybird X3
4.has an AUX input
?

An auxiliary input allows you to play other audio sources by connecting them through a simple audio connection like a 3.5mm jack, i.e for MP3 or portable DVD/CD player.

For example

Bose SoundSport Free

Bose SoundSport Free
Jaybird X3
5.has a socket for a 3.5 mm audio jack
?

With a standard mini jack socket, you can use the device with most headphones.

For example

Bose SoundSport Free

Bose SoundSport Free
Jaybird X3
6.has a microphone input
?

A microphone port allows connecting external high-end or specialized microphones.

For example

Bose SoundSport Free

Bose SoundSport Free
Jaybird X3

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