45points

Brainwavz HM5

65points

Sony Xperia Ear Duo

Brainwavz HM5
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Brainwavz HM5 vs Sony Xperia Ear Duo

Brainwavz HM5
Sony Xperia Ear Duo
45
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Brainwavz HM5
65
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Sony Xperia Ear Duo

Why is Brainwavz HM5 better than Sony Xperia Ear Duo?

  • Has a detachable cable
    ?
  • Has an over-the-ear form
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  • Has a 3.5mm male connector
    ?
  • Has included ear pads
    ?
  • Has a straight plug
    ?

Why is Sony Xperia Ear Duo better than Brainwavz HM5?

  • Has stereo speakers
    ?
  • Has active noise cancelling (noise reduction)
    ?
  • Can be used wirelessly
    ?
  • Has a rechargeable battery
    ?
  • Has a battery level indicator
    ?
  • Sweat resistant
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  • Has an in-ear form
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  • Weather-sealed (splashproof)
    ?

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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.

Brainwavz HM5
Sony Xperia Ear Duo
2.has an over-the-ear form
?

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.

Brainwavz HM5
Sony Xperia Ear Duo
3.has a detachable cable
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With a detachable cable you can use alternative cables, and if the cable is pulled it will pop out instead of breaking.

Brainwavz HM5
Sony Xperia Ear Duo
4.sweat resistant
?

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

Brainwavz HM5
Sony Xperia Ear Duo
5.can be folded
?

Foldable devices are easier to transport and consume less storage space.

For example

JBL T460BT

Brainwavz HM5
Sony Xperia Ear Duo
6.travel bag is included
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The device comes with its own special case or pouch, which is useful for safe transportation.

Brainwavz HM5
Sony Xperia Ear Duo

Sound quality

1.has sound isolation/passive noise reduction
?

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

For example

Jaybird Vista

Brainwavz HM5
Sony Xperia Ear Duo
2.has active noise cancelling (noise reduction)
?

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.

Brainwavz HM5
Sony Xperia Ear Duo
3.has a neodymium magnet
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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

Brainwavz HM5
Sony Xperia Ear Duo

Power

1.has a rechargeable battery
?

The battery can be recharged and used over again.

Brainwavz HM5
Sony Xperia Ear Duo
2.has a battery level indicator
?

An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.

Brainwavz HM5
Sony Xperia Ear Duo
3.has a removable battery
?

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

For example

Jaybird Run XT

Brainwavz HM5
Sony Xperia Ear Duo
4.Has USB Type-C
?

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

Brainwavz HM5
Sony Xperia Ear Duo

Connectivity

1.Can be used wirelessly
?

Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.

Brainwavz HM5
Sony Xperia Ear Duo
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.

Brainwavz HM5
Sony Xperia Ear Duo
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

Sony WH-1000XM3

Brainwavz HM5
Sony Xperia Ear Duo
4.Has WiFi
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The device can connect to WiFi.

For example

Meters OV-1 Bluetooth

Brainwavz HM5
Sony Xperia Ear Duo

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.

For example

Sennheiser IE 80S BT

Brainwavz HM5
Sony Xperia Ear Duo
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

Jaybird Vista

Brainwavz HM5
Sony Xperia Ear Duo
3.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

Sennheiser IE 80S BT

Brainwavz HM5
Sony Xperia Ear Duo
4.has a noise canceling microphone
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These microphones are designed to filter out background noise from the desired sound. Especially useful in noisy environments.

For example

Sennheiser IE 80S BT

Brainwavz HM5
Sony Xperia Ear Duo
5.Has voice prompts
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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.

Brainwavz HM5
Sony Xperia Ear Duo
6.has voice commands
?

You can use your voice to control key functions of the device and you can easily access your device without pushing any button.

Brainwavz HM5
Sony Xperia Ear Duo

Miscellaneous

1.has a gyroscope
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A gyroscope is a sensor that tracks the orientation of a device, more specifically by measuring the angular rotational velocity. Initially, they were built using a spinning rotor to detect changes in orientation, like twisting or rotation.

Brainwavz HM5
Sony Xperia Ear Duo
2.has a compass
?

A compass is useful in games, map and navigation software.

Brainwavz HM5
Sony Xperia Ear Duo
3.Has a barometer
?

This measures barometric air pressure. It can predict weather changes, for example a sudden drop in air pressure could mean a storm is coming. When calibrated correctly it can be used to determine altitude, which helps GPS devices to lock on quicker and with greater accuracy.

Brainwavz HM5
Sony Xperia Ear Duo

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