53points

Jaybird Run

48points

Plantronics BackBeat Fit 300

Jaybird Run
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Jaybird Run vs Plantronics BackBeat Fit 300

Jaybird Run
Plantronics BackBeat Fit 300

Why is Jaybird Run better than Plantronics BackBeat Fit 300?

  • 1 more microphone(s)
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    2vs1
  • Weather-sealed (splashproof)
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  • Has passive noise reduction
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  • Has stereo speakers
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  • Control panel placed on a device
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  • Has an in-ear form
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  • 7.17g lighter
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    6.83gvs14g

Why is Plantronics BackBeat Fit 300 better than Jaybird Run?

  • Has active noise cancellation (noise control)
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  • 2h longer battery life
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    6hvs4h
  • Has an earbud form
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  • 3dB/mW higher sound pressure level
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    106dB/mWvs103dB/mW
  • Has an in-line control panel
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Design

1.sweat resistance
Jaybird Run
Plantronics BackBeat Fit 300
Resistance to sweat makes it ideal for use while doing sports.
2.weather-sealed (splashproof)
Jaybird Run
Plantronics BackBeat Fit 300
The device is protected with extra seals to prevent failures caused by dust, raindrops, and water splashes.
3.has stereo speakers
Jaybird Run
Plantronics BackBeat Fit 300
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 in-ear form
Jaybird Run
Plantronics BackBeat Fit 300
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.
5.has an earbud form
Jaybird Run
Plantronics BackBeat Fit 300
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.
6.weight

6.83g

14g

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)
Jaybird Run
Plantronics BackBeat Fit 300
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
Jaybird Run
Plantronics BackBeat Fit 300
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
Jaybird Run
Plantronics BackBeat Fit 300
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.driver unit size

6mm

6mm

The driver unit is the component that produces sound in the device. Bigger drivers are more powerful and can produce better bass.
6.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

1

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
Jaybird Run
Plantronics BackBeat Fit 300
An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.
3.charge time

2h

2h

The time it takes to fully charge the battery.
4.has a rechargeable battery
Jaybird Run
Plantronics BackBeat Fit 300
The battery can be recharged and used over again.

Connectivity

1.Bluetooth version

4.1

4.1

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
Jaybird Run
Plantronics BackBeat Fit 300
Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.
3.supports Bluetooth pairing using NFC
Jaybird Run
Plantronics BackBeat Fit 300
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
Jaybird Run
Plantronics BackBeat Fit 300
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.control panel placed on a device
Jaybird Run
Plantronics BackBeat Fit 300
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.
3.travel bag is included
Jaybird Run
Plantronics BackBeat Fit 300
The device comes with its own special case or pouch, which is useful for safe transportation.

Miscellaneous

1.has a noise-canceling microphone
Jaybird Run
Plantronics BackBeat Fit 300
These microphones are designed to filter out background noise from the desired sound. Especially useful in noisy environments.
2.has an open-back design
Jaybird Run
Plantronics BackBeat Fit 300
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.
3.impedance

16 Ohms

16 Ohms

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.
4.has a tangle free cable
Jaybird Run
Plantronics BackBeat Fit 300
The cable is designed to minimize tangling.
5.has a detachable cable
Jaybird Run
Plantronics BackBeat Fit 300
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 L-shaped plug
Jaybird Run
Plantronics BackBeat Fit 300
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.

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