96points
68points

Jabra Elite 85h

83points
51points

Sony WH-1000XM2

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Jabra Elite 85h vs Sony WH-1000XM2

Jabra Elite 85h
Sony WH-1000XM2
96
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Jabra Elite 85h
83
points
Sony WH-1000XM2

Why is Jabra Elite 85h better than Sony WH-1000XM2?

  • Has passive noise reduction
    ?
  • 0.2mm bigger driver unit
    ?

    40mmvs39.8mm
  • Sweat resistant
    ?
  • Has a battery level indicator
    ?
  • 0.9 newer Bluetooth version
    5vs4.1
  • Has a tangle free cable
    ?
  • 1.5h shorter charge time
    ?

    2.5hvs4h
  • Has a noise canceling microphone
    ?

Why is Sony WH-1000XM2 better than Jabra Elite 85h?

  • 20000Hz higher high-frequency
    ?

    40000Hzvs20000Hz
  • 6Hz lower low-frequency
    ?

    4Hzvs10Hz
  • Has a neodymium magnet
    ?
  • 21g lighter
    275gvs296g
  • 2h longer battery life
    ?

    38hvs36h
  • Has a 3.5mm male connector
    ?
  • Travel bag is included
    ?
  • Has an L-shaped plug
    ?

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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.

Jabra Elite 85h
Sony WH-1000XM2
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.

Jabra Elite 85h
Sony WH-1000XM2
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.

Jabra Elite 85h
Sony WH-1000XM2
4.sweat resistant
?

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

Jabra Elite 85h
Sony WH-1000XM2
5.weight
?

Best

Sony MDR-EX150AP

3g

296g

275g

6.travel bag is included
?

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

Jabra Elite 85h
Sony WH-1000XM2

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

40000Hz

2.lowest frequency
?

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

10Hz

4Hz

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.

Jabra Elite 85h
Sony WH-1000XM2
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.

Jabra Elite 85h
Sony WH-1000XM2
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

Audeze LCD2 Classic

106mm

40mm

39.8mm

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.

Jabra Elite 85h
Sony WH-1000XM2

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

Sennheiser PXC 480

50h

36h

38h

2.charge time
?

The time it takes to fully charge the battery.

Best

Sony Xperia Ear Duo

0.46h

2.5h

4h

3.has a rechargeable battery
?

The battery can be recharged and used over again.

Jabra Elite 85h
Sony WH-1000XM2
4.has a battery level indicator
?

An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.

Jabra Elite 85h
Sony WH-1000XM2
5.has a removable battery
?

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

For example

Jaybird Run XT

Jabra Elite 85h
Sony WH-1000XM2
6.Has USB Type-C
?

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

Jabra Elite 85h
Sony WH-1000XM2

Connectivity

1.Bluetooth version
?

Best

Skullcandy Sesh

5

5

4.1

2.Can be used wirelessly
?

Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.

Jabra Elite 85h
Sony WH-1000XM2
3.maximum Bluetooth range
?

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

Best

Mavin Air-X

100m

10m

10m

4.has a 3.5mm male connector
?

A standard 3.5mm male connector is suitable for use with all MP3 players and computer sound cards.

Jabra Elite 85h
Sony WH-1000XM2
5.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.

Jabra Elite 85h
Sony WH-1000XM2
6.Has Wi-Fi
?

The device can connect to Wi-Fi.

For example

Meters OV-1 Bluetooth

Jabra Elite 85h
Sony WH-1000XM2

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.

Jabra Elite 85h
Sony WH-1000XM2
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.

Jabra Elite 85h
Sony WH-1000XM2
3.has a noise canceling microphone
?

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

Jabra Elite 85h
Sony WH-1000XM2
4.Has voice prompts
?

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.

Jabra Elite 85h
Sony WH-1000XM2
5.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.

Jabra Elite 85h
Sony WH-1000XM2
6.has a mute function
?

The device has an option to mute/unmute a conversation directly from the device.

Jabra Elite 85h
Sony WH-1000XM2

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