56points

Brainwavz M2 IEM

59points

RHA S500 Universal

Brainwavz M2 IEM
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44 facts in comparison

Brainwavz M2 IEM vs RHA S500 Universal

Brainwavz M2 IEM
RHA S500 Universal
56
points
Brainwavz M2 IEM
59
points
RHA S500 Universal

Why is Brainwavz M2 IEM better than RHA S500 Universal?

  • 15dB/mW higher sound pressure level
    ?

    115dB/mWvs100dB/mW
  • 4.7mm bigger driver unit
    ?

    10.7mmvs6mm
  • Has an L-shaped plug
    ?

Why is RHA S500 Universal better than Brainwavz M2 IEM?

  • 2000Hz higher high-frequency
    ?

    22000Hzvs20000Hz
  • 4Hz lower low-frequency
    ?

    16Hzvs20Hz
  • 4 Ohms lower impedance
    ?

    16 Ohmsvs20 Ohms
  • 4g lighter
    14gvs18g
  • Can be used as a headset
    ?
  • Has an in-line control panel
    ?
  • 1 more years under manufacturer's warranty
    ?

    3vs2
  • Has a straight plug
    ?

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.

Brainwavz M2 IEM
RHA S500 Universal
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.

For example

Bose Noise Cancelling Headphones 700

Brainwavz M2 IEM
RHA S500 Universal
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.

For example

Bose Noise Cancelling Headphones 700

Brainwavz M2 IEM
RHA S500 Universal
4.weight
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Best

Sony MDR-EX150AP

3g

18g

14g

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

For example

Jaybird Vista

Brainwavz M2 IEM
RHA S500 Universal
6.can be folded
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Foldable devices are easier to transport and consume less storage space.

For example

JBL T460BT

Brainwavz M2 IEM
RHA S500 Universal

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.

Best

Sony MDR-Z1R

120000Hz

20000Hz

22000Hz

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

Best

Sony MH1CBLK

1Hz

20Hz

16Hz

3.sound pressure level
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Devices with a higher sound pressure level are generally louder when supplied with any given audio source.

Best

AKG K553 Pro

144dB/mW

115dB/mW

100dB/mW

4.has sound isolation/passive noise reduction
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The device sits tightly in place, creating an acoustic seal which reduces background noise and prevents your music from leaking out.

Brainwavz M2 IEM
RHA S500 Universal
5.impedance
?

Impedance is the device’s electrical resistance to the current being pushed through it. The lower the impedance, the easier it is to get higher volume and requires less power.

Best

Flips Solo 2 Social

4 Ohms

20 Ohms

16 Ohms

6.has active noise cancelling (noise reduction)
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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

Brainwavz M2 IEM
RHA S500 Universal

Power

1.has a rechargeable battery
?

The battery can be recharged and used over again.

For example

Sennheiser IE 80S BT

Brainwavz M2 IEM
RHA S500 Universal
2.has a battery level indicator
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An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.

For example

Sennheiser IE 80S BT

Brainwavz M2 IEM
RHA S500 Universal
3.has a removable battery
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The battery is removable and can be replaced by the user if broken.

For example

Jaybird Run XT

Brainwavz M2 IEM
RHA S500 Universal

Connectivity

1.Can be used wirelessly
?

Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.

For example

Sennheiser IE 80S BT

Brainwavz M2 IEM
RHA S500 Universal
2.has a 3.5mm male connector
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A standard 3.5mm male connector is suitable for use with all MP3 players and computer sound cards.

Brainwavz M2 IEM
RHA S500 Universal
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 M2 IEM
RHA S500 Universal
4.Has WiFi
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The device can connect to WiFi.

For example

Meters OV-1 Bluetooth

Brainwavz M2 IEM
RHA S500 Universal
5.Has fast 802.11ac WiFi connection
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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

Brainwavz M2 IEM
RHA S500 Universal
6.Has 802.11n WiFi connection
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802.11n is a wireless standard released in 2009. It has faster transfer rates and improved security compared to its predecessors - a, b and g.

For example

Debussy Nathaniel

Brainwavz M2 IEM
RHA S500 Universal

Features

1.can be used as a headset
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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.

Brainwavz M2 IEM
RHA S500 Universal
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.

For example

Jaybird Vista

Brainwavz M2 IEM
RHA S500 Universal
3.has an in-line control panel
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There is a control panel on the cable, so you can easily operate the device without having to interact with it.

Brainwavz M2 IEM
RHA S500 Universal
4.warranty period
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When covered under the manufacturer’s warranty it is possible to get a replacement in the case of a malfunction.

Best

Treblab X2

Unlimited undefined

2

3

5.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 M2 IEM
RHA S500 Universal
6.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.

For example

Sennheiser IE 80S BT

Brainwavz M2 IEM
RHA S500 Universal

Miscellaneous

1.has wireless charging
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The manufacturer offers a branded wireless charging kit. To charge the device, you simply put it down on its charging base.

For example

Audio-Technica ATH-CKR7TW

Brainwavz M2 IEM
RHA S500 Universal

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