88points

Jabra Elite Active 65t

59points

JBL Free

Jabra Elite Active 65t
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39 facts in comparison

Jabra Elite Active 65t vs JBL Free

Jabra Elite Active 65t
JBL Free
88
points
Jabra Elite Active 65t
59
points
JBL Free

Why is Jabra Elite Active 65t better than JBL Free?

  • 3 more microphone(s)
    ?

    4vs1
  • Is dustproof and water-resistant
    ?
  • Has stereo speakers
    ?
  • 1h longer battery life
    ?

    5hvs4h
  • 0.8 newer Bluetooth version
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    5vs4.2
  • 86.7g lighter
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    12.3gvs99g
  • Has a mute function
    ?
  • Has voice commands
    ?

Why is JBL Free better than Jabra Elite Active 65t?

  • 2000Hz higher high-frequency
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    22000Hzvs20000Hz
  • 10Hz lower low-frequency
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    10Hzvs20Hz
  • 10 more years under manufacturer's warranty
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    12vs2
  • Has a detachable cable
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Price comparison

Jabra Elite Active 65t

Buy used:

$139.99

ProductStorePrice
Jabra Elite Active 65t walmartJabra Elite Active 65t True Wireless Ear...Jabra Elite Active 65t True Wireless Earbuds (Manufacturer Refurbished)
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$74.99

JBL Free

Buy used:

$89.99

ProductStorePrice
JBL Free AmazonJBL Free Truly Wireless in-Ear Headphone...JBL Free Truly Wireless in-Ear Headphones (White)
Amazon logo
$175.43
JBL Free AmazonJBL Free Truly Wireless in-Ear Headphone...JBL Free Truly Wireless in-Ear Headphones (Black)
Amazon logo
$79.95
JBL Free walmartJBL Free X Wireless Headphones Black
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$69.95

Design

1.sweat resistance
Jabra Elite Active 65t
JBL Free
Resistance to sweat makes it ideal for use while doing sports.
2.weather-sealed (splashproof)
Jabra Elite Active 65t
JBL Free
The device is protected with extra seals to prevent failures caused by dust, raindrops, and water splashes.
3.is dustproof and water-resistant
Jabra Elite Active 65t
JBL Free
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
Jabra Elite Active 65t
JBL Free
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
Jabra Elite Active 65t
JBL Free
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

12.3g

99g

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)
Jabra Elite Active 65t
JBL Free
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
Jabra Elite Active 65t
JBL Free
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
Jabra Elite Active 65t
JBL Free
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.highest frequency

20000Hz

22000Hz

The highest frequency at which device produces audio. The higher the high-frequency response, the clearer and crispier the treble.
5.lowest frequency

20Hz

10Hz

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

Microphone

1.number of microphones

4

1

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

Power

1.Battery life

5h

4h

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 rechargeable battery
Jabra Elite Active 65t
JBL Free
The battery can be recharged and used over again.
3.charge time

2h

2h

The time it takes to fully charge the battery.
4.has a battery level indicator
Jabra Elite Active 65t
JBL Free
An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.

Connectivity

1.Bluetooth version

5

4.2

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.
2.Can be used wirelessly
Jabra Elite Active 65t
JBL Free
Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.
3.supports Bluetooth pairing using NFC
Jabra Elite Active 65t
JBL Free
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.has a mute function
Jabra Elite Active 65t
JBL Free
The device has an option to mute/unmute a conversation directly from the device.
2.has voice commands
Jabra Elite Active 65t
JBL Free
You can use your voice to control key functions of the device and you can easily access your device without pushing any button.
3.can be used as a headset
Jabra Elite Active 65t
JBL Free
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.
4.control panel placed on a device
Jabra Elite Active 65t
JBL Free
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.
5.travel bag is included
Jabra Elite Active 65t
JBL Free
The device comes with its own special case or pouch, which is useful for safe transportation.
6.Has voice prompts
Jabra Elite Active 65t
JBL Free
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.

Miscellaneous

1.has a noise-canceling microphone
Jabra Elite Active 65t
JBL Free
These microphones are designed to filter out background noise from the desired sound. Especially useful in noisy environments.
2.Has an in-line control panel
Jabra Elite Active 65t
JBL Free
There is a control panel on the cable, so you can easily operate the device without having to interact with it.
3.has a tangle free cable
Jabra Elite Active 65t
JBL Free
The cable is designed to minimize tangling.
4.has a straight plug
Jabra Elite Active 65t
JBL Free
A straight plug is better when the jack is on the top or bottom of your player.
5.Has a coil cable
Jabra Elite Active 65t
JBL Free
A coil cable offers more flexibility, as it can be further extended when in use, as well as retracted to take up less space when not in use.
6.has a detachable cable
Jabra Elite Active 65t
JBL Free
With a detachable cable you can use alternative cables, and if the cable is pulled it will pop out instead of breaking.

Price comparison

Jabra Elite Active 65t

Buy used:

$139.99

ProductStorePrice
Jabra Elite Active 65t walmartJabra Elite Active 65t True Wireless Ear...Jabra Elite Active 65t True Wireless Earbuds (Manufacturer Refurbished)
walmart logo
$74.99

JBL Free

Buy used:

$89.99

ProductStorePrice
JBL Free AmazonJBL Free Truly Wireless in-Ear Headphone...JBL Free Truly Wireless in-Ear Headphones (White)
Amazon logo
$175.43
JBL Free AmazonJBL Free Truly Wireless in-Ear Headphone...JBL Free Truly Wireless in-Ear Headphones (Black)
Amazon logo
$79.95
JBL Free walmartJBL Free X Wireless Headphones Black
walmart logo
$69.95

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