62points

Bowers & Wilkins PI4

59points

Xiaomi Redmi Earbuds S

Bowers & Wilkins PI4
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Bowers & Wilkins PI4 vs Xiaomi Redmi Earbuds S

Bowers & Wilkins PI4
Xiaomi Redmi Earbuds S

Why is Bowers & Wilkins PI4 better than Xiaomi Redmi Earbuds S?

  • Has active noise cancellation (noise control)
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  • 6h longer battery life
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    10hvs4h
  • Has a noise-canceling microphone
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  • 7mm bigger driver unit
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    14.2mmvs7.2mm
  • 10Hz lower low-frequency
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    10Hzvs20Hz
  • 10000Hz higher high-frequency
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    30000Hzvs20000Hz
  • 1 more years under manufacturer's warranty
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    2vs1
  • Has an in-line control panel
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Why is Xiaomi Redmi Earbuds S better than Bowers & Wilkins PI4?

  • Sweat resistance
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  • Weather-sealed (splashproof)
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  • Has passive noise reduction
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  • Has voice commands
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  • Control panel placed on a device
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  • 1.75h shorter charge time
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    1.5hvs3.25h
  • Has voice prompts
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  • 31.8g lighter
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    8.2gvs40g

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Design

1.sweat resistance
Bowers & Wilkins PI4
Xiaomi Redmi Earbuds S
Resistance to sweat makes it ideal for use while doing sports.
2.weather-sealed (splashproof)
Bowers & Wilkins PI4
Xiaomi Redmi Earbuds S
The device is protected with extra seals to prevent failures caused by dust, raindrops, and water splashes.
3.has stereo speakers
Bowers & Wilkins PI4
Xiaomi Redmi Earbuds S
Devices with stereo speakers deliver sound from independent channels on both left and right sides, creating a richer sound and a better experience.
4.is dustproof and water-resistant
Bowers & Wilkins PI4
Xiaomi Redmi Earbuds S
The device is dustproof and water-resistant. Water-resistant devices can resist the penetration of water, such as powerful water jets, but not being submerged into water.
5.has an in-ear form
Bowers & Wilkins PI4
Xiaomi Redmi Earbuds S
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.
6.has an earbud form
Bowers & Wilkins PI4
Xiaomi Redmi Earbuds S
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.

Sound quality

1.has active noise cancellation (noise control)
Bowers & Wilkins PI4
Xiaomi Redmi Earbuds S
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
Bowers & Wilkins PI4
Xiaomi Redmi Earbuds S
The device sits tightly in place, creating an acoustic seal which reduces background noise and prevents your music from leaking out.
3.has a neodymium magnet
Bowers & Wilkins PI4
Xiaomi Redmi Earbuds S
Devices with neodymium magnets are lighter and more powerful than those which use ferrite magnets. They also have more bass and clear high notes.
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.
6.highest frequency

30000Hz

20000Hz

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

Microphone

More microphones result in better sound quality and enable the device to filter out background noise.
2.has a noise-canceling microphone
Bowers & Wilkins PI4
Xiaomi Redmi Earbuds S
These microphones are designed to filter out background noise from the desired sound. Especially useful in noisy environments.

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.has a battery level indicator
Bowers & Wilkins PI4
Xiaomi Redmi Earbuds S
An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.
3.has a rechargeable battery
Bowers & Wilkins PI4
Xiaomi Redmi Earbuds S
The battery can be recharged and used over again.
4.charge time

3.25h

1.5h

The time it takes to fully charge the battery.
5.has wireless charging
Bowers & Wilkins PI4
Xiaomi Redmi Earbuds S
The manufacturer offers a branded wireless charging kit. To charge the device, you simply put it down on its charging base.

Connectivity

1.Has USB Type-C
Bowers & Wilkins PI4
Xiaomi Redmi Earbuds S
The USB Type-C features reversible plug orientation and cable direction.
2.Has Bluetooth aptX
Bowers & Wilkins PI4
Xiaomi Redmi Earbuds S
Bluetooth aptX is an audio codec used for transmitting hi-resolution audio wirelessly from Bluetooth-enabled devices. Developed by Qualcomm, the aptX audio technology includes variations such as aptX HD, aptX Low Latency, and aptX Adaptive.
3.Can be used wirelessly
Bowers & Wilkins PI4
Xiaomi Redmi Earbuds S
Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.
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.
5.supports Bluetooth pairing using NFC
Bowers & Wilkins PI4
Xiaomi Redmi Earbuds S
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.

Features

1.can be used as a headset
Bowers & Wilkins PI4
Xiaomi Redmi Earbuds S
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.has voice commands
Bowers & Wilkins PI4
Xiaomi Redmi Earbuds S
You can use your voice to control key functions of the device and you can easily access your device without pushing any button.
3.control panel placed on a device
Bowers & Wilkins PI4
Xiaomi Redmi Earbuds S
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.
4.has a mute function
Bowers & Wilkins PI4
Xiaomi Redmi Earbuds S
The device has an option to mute/unmute a conversation directly from the device.
5.Has voice prompts
Bowers & Wilkins PI4
Xiaomi Redmi Earbuds S
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.
When covered under the manufacturer’s warranty it is possible to get a replacement in the case of a malfunction.

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