83points
52points

Bowers & Wilkins PX

96points
69points

Jabra Elite 85h

Bowers & Wilkins PX
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Bowers & Wilkins PX vs Jabra Elite 85h

Bowers & Wilkins PX
Jabra Elite 85h
83
points
Bowers & Wilkins PX
96
points
Jabra Elite 85h

Why is Bowers & Wilkins PX better than Jabra Elite 85h?

  • Has a 3.5mm male connector
    ?
  • Travel bag is included
    ?
  • 22 more years under manufacturer's warranty
    ?

    24vs2
  • 2.3m longer cable
    ?

    3.5mvs1.2m

Why is Jabra Elite 85h better than Bowers & Wilkins PX?

  • Has passive noise reduction
    ?
  • 39g lighter
    296gvs335g
  • 14h longer battery life
    ?

    36hvs22h
  • Sweat resistant
    ?
  • Can be folded
    ?
  • 0.9 newer Bluetooth version
    5vs4.1
  • 2 more microphone(s)
    ?

    8vs6
  • Has a tangle free cable
    ?

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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.

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2.has an over-the-ear form
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Comfortable full-size form with earcups that fully enclose your ears. This model is loved for its increased sound isolation and the fact that it won't leak sound to your neighbors. It offers potential for maximum bass and loudness levels.

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Jabra Elite 85h
3.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.

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Jabra Elite 85h
4.sweat resistant
?

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

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Jabra Elite 85h
5.weight
?

Best

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335g

296g

6.travel bag is included
?

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

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Jabra Elite 85h

Sound quality

1.highest frequency
?

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

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120000Hz

20000Hz

20000Hz

2.lowest frequency
?

The lowest frequency at which the device produces audio. The lower the low-frequency response, the stronger and juicier the bass.

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1Hz

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10Hz

3.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.

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Jabra Elite 85h
4.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.

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Jabra Elite 85h
5.driver unit size
?

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

Best

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106mm

40mm

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6.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

Audeze LCD-1

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Jabra Elite 85h

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

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50h

22h

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2.charge time
?

The time it takes to fully charge the battery.

Best

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0.46h

3h

2.5h

3.has a rechargeable battery
?

The battery can be recharged and used over again.

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Jabra Elite 85h
4.has a battery level indicator
?

An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.

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Jabra Elite 85h
5.has a removable battery
?

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

For example

Jaybird Run XT

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Jabra Elite 85h
6.Has USB Type-C
?

The USB Type-C features reversible plug orientation and cable direction.

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Jabra Elite 85h

Connectivity

1.Bluetooth version
?

Best

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5

4.1

5

2.Can be used wirelessly
?

Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.

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Jabra Elite 85h
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.

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Jabra Elite 85h
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

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Jabra Elite 85h
5.Has Wi-Fi
?

The device can connect to Wi-Fi.

For example

Meters OV-1 Bluetooth

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Jabra Elite 85h

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.

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Jabra Elite 85h
2.control panel placed on a device
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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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Jabra Elite 85h
3.number of microphones
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More microphones result in better sound quality and enable the device to filter out background noise.

Best

Bose Noise Cancelling Headphones 700

8

6

8

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.

For example

Monoprice Monolith M650

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5.has a noise canceling microphone
?

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

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Jabra Elite 85h
6.warranty period
?

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

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