71points

Huawei FreeBuds 3

69points

Sony WF-SP900

Huawei FreeBuds 3
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Huawei FreeBuds 3 vs Sony WF-SP900

Huawei FreeBuds 3
Sony WF-SP900

Why is Huawei FreeBuds 3 better than Sony WF-SP900?

  • Has active noise cancellation (noise control)
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  • Has an in-ear form
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  • Has a mute function
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  • Has USB Type-C
    ?
  • 1.1 newer Bluetooth version
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    5.1vs4
  • 5.6g lighter
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    9gvs14.6g
  • 1.5h shorter charge time
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    1hvs2.5h
  • Has wireless charging
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Why is Sony WF-SP900 better than Huawei FreeBuds 3?

  • Weather-sealed (splashproof)
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  • Is dustproof and water-resistant
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  • Has passive noise reduction
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  • 2h longer battery life
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    6hvs4h
  • Has an earbud form
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  • Wingtips included
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  • Supports Bluetooth pairing using NFC
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Price comparison

Design

1.sweat resistance
Huawei FreeBuds 3
Sony WF-SP900
Resistance to sweat makes it ideal for use while doing sports.
2.weather-sealed (splashproof)
Huawei FreeBuds 3
Sony WF-SP900
The device is protected with extra seals to prevent failures caused by dust, raindrops, and water splashes.
3.is dustproof and water-resistant
Huawei FreeBuds 3
Sony WF-SP900
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.
4.has stereo speakers
Huawei FreeBuds 3
Sony WF-SP900
Devices with stereo speakers deliver sound from independent channels on both left and right sides, creating a richer sound and a better experience.
5.has an in-ear form
Huawei FreeBuds 3
Sony WF-SP900
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.weight

9g

14.6g

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.

Sound quality

1.has active noise cancellation (noise control)
Huawei FreeBuds 3
Sony WF-SP900
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
Huawei FreeBuds 3
Sony WF-SP900
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
Huawei FreeBuds 3
Sony WF-SP900
Devices with neodymium magnets are lighter and more powerful than those which use ferrite magnets. They also have more bass and clear high notes.
4.lowest frequency

20Hz

20Hz

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.

Microphone

1.number of microphones

2

2

More microphones result in better sound quality and enable the device to filter out background noise.

Power

1.Battery life

4h

6h

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
Huawei FreeBuds 3
Sony WF-SP900
An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.
3.charge time

1h

2.5h

The time it takes to fully charge the battery.
4.has a rechargeable battery
Huawei FreeBuds 3
Sony WF-SP900
The battery can be recharged and used over again.
5.has wireless charging
Huawei FreeBuds 3
Sony WF-SP900
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
Huawei FreeBuds 3
Sony WF-SP900
The USB Type-C features reversible plug orientation and cable direction.
2.Bluetooth version

5.1

4

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.
3.Can be used wirelessly
Huawei FreeBuds 3
Sony WF-SP900
Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.
4.supports Bluetooth pairing using NFC
Huawei FreeBuds 3
Sony WF-SP900
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.
5.maximum Bluetooth range

10m

10m

The device can connect at a greater distance via Bluetooth or infrared to another device.

Features

1.has a mute function
Huawei FreeBuds 3
Sony WF-SP900
The device has an option to mute/unmute a conversation directly from the device.
2.can be used as a headset
Huawei FreeBuds 3
Sony WF-SP900
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.
3.control panel placed on a device
Huawei FreeBuds 3
Sony WF-SP900
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 voice commands
Huawei FreeBuds 3
Sony WF-SP900
You can use your voice to control key functions of the device and you can easily access your device without pushing any button.
5.Has voice prompts
Huawei FreeBuds 3
Sony WF-SP900
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
Huawei FreeBuds 3
Sony WF-SP900
The device comes with its own special case or pouch, which is useful for safe transportation.

Miscellaneous

1.has a noise-canceling microphone
Huawei FreeBuds 3
Sony WF-SP900
These microphones are designed to filter out background noise from the desired sound. Especially useful in noisy environments.
2.Has a wind noise reduction microphone
Huawei FreeBuds 3
Sony WF-SP900
A wind noise reduction microphone is designed to reduce wind interference, providing sharper audio in windy situations.
3.has an open-back design
Huawei FreeBuds 3
Sony WF-SP900
The device is designed in a way that allows sound to go out through the back of the ear cups, which usually have vents or perforations. This design provides very natural and accurate sound.
4.Has an infrared sensor
Huawei FreeBuds 3
Sony WF-SP900
With an infrared sensor the device can detect motion by measuring the infrared (IR) light radiating from objects in its field of view.
5.has a detachable cable
Huawei FreeBuds 3
Sony WF-SP900
With a detachable cable you can use alternative cables, and if the cable is pulled it will pop out instead of breaking.
6.Has an in-line control panel
Huawei FreeBuds 3
Sony WF-SP900
There is a control panel on the cable, so you can easily operate the device without having to interact with it.

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