68points

Cambridge Audio Melomania 1

58points

Yamaha Pro 500

Cambridge Audio Melomania 1
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32 facts in comparison

Cambridge Audio Melomania 1 vs Yamaha Pro 500

Cambridge Audio Melomania 1
Yamaha Pro 500

Why is Cambridge Audio Melomania 1 better than Yamaha Pro 500?

  • Sweat resistance
    ?
  • 1 more microphone(s)
    ?

    2vs1
  • Has a noise-canceling microphone
    ?
  • Has voice commands
    ?
  • Control panel placed on a device
    ?
  • Can be used wirelessly
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  • Has a battery level indicator
    ?
  • Has a rechargeable battery
    ?

Why is Yamaha Pro 500 better than Cambridge Audio Melomania 1?

  • Has passive noise reduction
    ?
  • Has a neodymium magnet
    ?
  • 44.2mm bigger driver unit
    ?

    50mmvs5.8mm
  • 10dB/mW higher sound pressure level
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    106dB/mWvs96dB/mW
  • Can be folded
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  • Has a tangle free cable
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  • Has a detachable cable
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  • Has an in-line control panel
    ?

Price comparison

Design

1.sweat resistance
Cambridge Audio Melomania 1
Yamaha Pro 500
Resistance to sweat makes it ideal for use while doing sports.
2.weather-sealed (splashproof)
Cambridge Audio Melomania 1
Yamaha Pro 500
The device is protected with extra seals to prevent failures caused by dust, raindrops, and water splashes.
3.has stereo speakers
Cambridge Audio Melomania 1
Yamaha Pro 500
Devices with stereo speakers deliver sound from independent channels on both left and right sides, creating a richer sound and a better experience.
4.has an earbud form
Cambridge Audio Melomania 1
Yamaha Pro 500
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.
5.weight

9.2g

369g

We consider a lower weight better because lighter devices are more comfortable to carry. A lower weight is also an advantage for home appliances, as it makes transportation easier, and for many other types of products.
6.has no wires or cables
Cambridge Audio Melomania 1
Yamaha Pro 500
True wireless devices have no cables connecting any part of the device together. This is an important distinction as some wireless earbuds have cables connecting the two earbuds together.

Sound quality

1.has passive noise reduction
Cambridge Audio Melomania 1
Yamaha Pro 500
The device sits tightly in place, creating an acoustic seal which reduces background noise and prevents your music from leaking out.
2.has a neodymium magnet
Cambridge Audio Melomania 1
Yamaha Pro 500
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.
5.highest frequency

20000Hz

20000Hz

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

96dB/mW

106dB/mW

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

Microphone

More microphones result in better sound quality and enable the device to filter out background noise.
2.has a noise-canceling microphone
Cambridge Audio Melomania 1
Yamaha Pro 500
These microphones are designed to filter out background noise from the desired sound. Especially useful in noisy environments.

Power

1.has a battery level indicator
Cambridge Audio Melomania 1
Yamaha Pro 500
An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.
2.has a rechargeable battery
Cambridge Audio Melomania 1
Yamaha Pro 500
The battery can be recharged and used over again.

Connectivity

1.Can be used wirelessly
Cambridge Audio Melomania 1
Yamaha Pro 500
Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.
2.supports Bluetooth pairing using NFC
Cambridge Audio Melomania 1
Yamaha Pro 500
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
Cambridge Audio Melomania 1
Yamaha Pro 500
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
Cambridge Audio Melomania 1
Yamaha Pro 500
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
Cambridge Audio Melomania 1
Yamaha Pro 500
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
Cambridge Audio Melomania 1
Yamaha Pro 500
The device has an option to mute/unmute a conversation directly from the device.
5.Has voice prompts
Cambridge Audio Melomania 1
Yamaha Pro 500
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.
6.travel bag is included
Cambridge Audio Melomania 1
Yamaha Pro 500
The device comes with its own special case or pouch, which is useful for safe transportation.

Miscellaneous

1.can be folded
Cambridge Audio Melomania 1
Yamaha Pro 500
Foldable devices are easier to transport and take up less storage space.
2.has a tangle free cable
Cambridge Audio Melomania 1
Yamaha Pro 500
The cable is designed to minimize tangling.
3.has a detachable cable
Cambridge Audio Melomania 1
Yamaha Pro 500
With a detachable cable you can use alternative cables, and if the cable is pulled it will pop out instead of breaking.
4.has an over-the-ear form
Cambridge Audio Melomania 1
Yamaha Pro 500
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.
5.has an L-shaped plug
Cambridge Audio Melomania 1
Yamaha Pro 500
An L-shaped plug is better if the jack is on the left or right side of the device, so that the cable isn't bent, and is less likely to break when the device is in your pocket.
6.has a 3.5mm male connector
Cambridge Audio Melomania 1
Yamaha Pro 500
A standard 3.5mm male connector is suitable for use with all MP3 players and computer sound cards.

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