71points

Jaybird Run XT

55points

JBL Free

Jaybird Run XT
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40 facts in comparison

Jaybird Run XT vs JBL Free

Jaybird Run XT
JBL Free
71
points
Jaybird Run XT
55
points
JBL Free

Why is Jaybird Run XT better than JBL Free?

  • Has stereo speakers
    ?
  • Has passive noise reduction
    ?
  • 8h longer battery life
    ?

    12hvs4h
  • 0.4mm bigger driver unit
    ?

    6mmvs5.6mm
  • 85.34g lighter
    ?

    13.66gvs99g
  • Control panel placed on a device
    ?
  • Travel bag is included
    ?
  • Has a mute function
    ?

Why is JBL Free better than Jaybird Run XT?

  • 10Hz lower low-frequency
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    10Hzvs20Hz
  • 2000Hz higher high-frequency
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    22000Hzvs20000Hz
  • Has a detachable cable
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  • 0.1 newer Bluetooth version
    ?

    4.2vs4.1

Price comparison

Jaybird Run XT

Buy used:

$29.00

ProductStorePrice
Jaybird Run XT AmazonJaybird Vista True Wireless Bluetooth Sp...Jaybird Vista True Wireless Bluetooth Sport Waterproof Earbud Premium Headphones - Black
Amazon logo
$179.99
Jaybird Run XT AmazonJaybird RUN XT True Wireless Headphones ...Jaybird RUN XT True Wireless Headphones (Black/Flash)
Amazon logo
$129.99
Jaybird Run XT AmazonJaybird RUN XT True Wireless Headphones ...Jaybird RUN XT True Wireless Headphones (Black/Flash)
Amazon logo
$59.99
Jaybird Run XT AmazonJaybird RUN XT True Wireless Headphones ...Jaybird RUN XT True Wireless Headphones (Storm Grey/Glacier)
Amazon logo
$197.82
Jaybird Run XT AmazonJaybird RUN True Wireless Headphones for...Jaybird RUN True Wireless Headphones for Running, Secure Fit, Sweat-Proof and Water Resistant, Custom Sound, 12 Hours In Your Pocket, Music + Calls (Jet)
Amazon logo
$109.99
Jaybird Run XT AmazonJaybird RUN True Wireless Headphones for...Jaybird RUN True Wireless Headphones for Running, Secure Fit, Sweat-Proof and Water Resistant, Custom Sound, 12 Hours In Your Pocket, Music + Calls (Jet) (Renewed)
Amazon logo
$39.99

JBL Free

Buy used:

$69.95

ProductStorePrice
JBL Free AmazonJBL Free Truly Wireless in-Ear Headphone...JBL Free Truly Wireless in-Ear Headphones (Black)
Amazon logo
$79.90
JBL Free walmartJBL Charge 3 Waterproof Portable Bluetoo...JBL Charge 3 Waterproof Portable Bluetooth Speaker
walmart logo
$109.95

Design

1.has stereo speakers
Jaybird Run XT
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.
2.has a detachable cable
Jaybird Run XT
JBL Free
With a detachable cable you can use alternative cables, and if the cable is pulled it will pop out instead of breaking.
3.sweat resistance
Jaybird Run XT
JBL Free
Resistance to sweat makes it ideal for use while doing sports.
4.weight

13.66g

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.
5.weather-sealed (splashproof)
Jaybird Run XT
JBL Free
The device is protected with extra seals to prevent failures caused by dust, raindrops, and water splashes.
6.can be folded
Jaybird Run XT
JBL Free
Foldable devices are easier to transport and take up less storage space.

Sound quality

1.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.
2.highest frequency

20000Hz

22000Hz

The highest frequency at which device produces audio. The higher the high-frequency response, the clearer and crispier the treble.
3.has passive noise reduction
Jaybird Run XT
JBL Free
The device sits tightly in place, creating an acoustic seal which reduces background noise and prevents your music from leaking out.
4.has active noise cancellation (noise control)
Jaybird Run XT
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.
5.has a neodymium magnet
Jaybird Run XT
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.
6.driver unit size

6mm

5.6mm

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

Power

1.Battery life

12h

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
Jaybird Run XT
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
Jaybird Run XT
JBL Free
An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.
5.Has USB Type-C
Jaybird Run XT
JBL Free
The USB Type-C features reversible plug orientation and cable direction.
6.has a removable battery
Jaybird Run XT
JBL Free
The battery is removable and can be replaced by the user if broken.

Connectivity

1.Can be used wirelessly
Jaybird Run XT
JBL Free
Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.
2.Bluetooth version

4.1

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.
3.has a 3.5mm male connector
Jaybird Run XT
JBL Free
A standard 3.5mm male connector is suitable for use with all MP3 players and computer sound cards.
4.supports Bluetooth pairing using NFC
Jaybird Run XT
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.
5.supports Wi-Fi
Jaybird Run XT
JBL Free
The device can connect to Wi-Fi.

Features

1.can be used as a headset
Jaybird Run XT
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.
2.has a noise-canceling microphone
Jaybird Run XT
JBL Free
These microphones are designed to filter out background noise from the desired sound. Especially useful in noisy environments.
3.number of microphones

1

1

More microphones result in better sound quality and enable the device to filter out background noise.
4.control panel placed on a device
Jaybird Run XT
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.Has an in-line control panel
Jaybird Run XT
JBL Free
There is a control panel on the cable, so you can easily operate the device without having to interact with it.
6.Has voice prompts
Jaybird Run XT
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.

Price comparison

Jaybird Run XT

Buy used:

$29.00

ProductStorePrice
Jaybird Run XT AmazonJaybird Vista True Wireless Bluetooth Sp...Jaybird Vista True Wireless Bluetooth Sport Waterproof Earbud Premium Headphones - Black
Amazon logo
$179.99
Jaybird Run XT AmazonJaybird RUN XT True Wireless Headphones ...Jaybird RUN XT True Wireless Headphones (Black/Flash)
Amazon logo
$129.99
Jaybird Run XT AmazonJaybird RUN XT True Wireless Headphones ...Jaybird RUN XT True Wireless Headphones (Black/Flash)
Amazon logo
$59.99
Jaybird Run XT AmazonJaybird RUN XT True Wireless Headphones ...Jaybird RUN XT True Wireless Headphones (Storm Grey/Glacier)
Amazon logo
$197.82
Jaybird Run XT AmazonJaybird RUN True Wireless Headphones for...Jaybird RUN True Wireless Headphones for Running, Secure Fit, Sweat-Proof and Water Resistant, Custom Sound, 12 Hours In Your Pocket, Music + Calls (Jet)
Amazon logo
$109.99
Jaybird Run XT AmazonJaybird RUN True Wireless Headphones for...Jaybird RUN True Wireless Headphones for Running, Secure Fit, Sweat-Proof and Water Resistant, Custom Sound, 12 Hours In Your Pocket, Music + Calls (Jet) (Renewed)
Amazon logo
$39.99

JBL Free

Buy used:

$69.95

ProductStorePrice
JBL Free AmazonJBL Free Truly Wireless in-Ear Headphone...JBL Free Truly Wireless in-Ear Headphones (Black)
Amazon logo
$79.90
JBL Free walmartJBL Charge 3 Waterproof Portable Bluetoo...JBL Charge 3 Waterproof Portable Bluetooth Speaker
walmart logo
$109.95

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