58points

Jaybird X3

63points

Sennheiser CX Sport

Jaybird X3
Sennheiser CX Sport
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42 facts in comparison

Jaybird X3 vs Sennheiser CX Sport

Jaybird X3
Sennheiser CX Sport
58
points
Jaybird X3
63
points
Sennheiser CX Sport

Why is Jaybird X3 better than Sennheiser CX Sport?

  • Has stereo speakers
    ?
  • 2h longer battery life
    ?

    8hvs6h
  • Has a battery level indicator
    ?
  • Travel bag is included
    ?

Why is Sennheiser CX Sport better than Jaybird X3?

  • 3Hz lower low-frequency
    ?

    17Hzvs20Hz
  • 16dB/mW higher sound pressure level
    ?

    112dB/mWvs96dB/mW
  • 0.1 newer Bluetooth version
    ?

    4.2vs4.1
  • 2.83g lighter
    ?

    15.07gvs17.9g
  • Weather-sealed (splashproof)
    ?
  • 1h shorter charge time
    ?

    1.5hvs2.5h
  • 23 more years under manufacturer's warranty
    ?

    24vs1
  • Has voice prompts
    ?

Price comparison

Jaybird X3

Buy used:

$76.99

ProductStorePrice
Jaybird X3 AmazonJayBird X3 Sport Bluetooth Headset for i...JayBird X3 Sport Bluetooth Headset for iPhone and Android – Blackout
Amazon logo
$76.93
Jaybird X3 AmazonJaybird X3 Sport Bluetooth Headset for i...Jaybird X3 Sport Bluetooth Headset for iPhone and Android - Blackout (Renewed)
Amazon logo
$29.00
Jaybird X3 AmazonJaybird X3 Sport Sweatproof Water Resist...Jaybird X3 Sport Sweatproof Water Resistant Wireless Bluetooth in Ear Headphones - Black (Renewed)
Amazon logo
$29.93
Jaybird X3 AmazonJaybird Vista True Wireless Bluetooth Sp...Jaybird Vista True Wireless Bluetooth Sport Waterproof Earbud Premium Headphones - Black
Amazon logo
$177.99
Jaybird X3 AmazonJaybird X4 Wireless Bluetooth Headphones...Jaybird X4 Wireless Bluetooth Headphones for Sport Fitness and Running, Compatible with iOS and Android Smartphones: Sweatproof and Waterproof - Black Metallic/Flash
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$82.50
Jaybird X3 AmazonJaybird Tarah Bluetooth Wireless Sport H...Jaybird Tarah Bluetooth Wireless Sport Headphones for Gym Training, Workouts, Fitness and Running Performance: Sweatproof and Waterproof – Black Metallic/Flash
Amazon logo
$48.35
Jaybird X3 AmazonBose SoundSport, Wireless Earbuds, (Swea...Bose SoundSport, Wireless Earbuds, (Sweatproof Bluetooth Headphones for Running and Sports), Black
Amazon logo
$129.00
Jaybird X3 AmazonWireless Headphones, Boltune Bluetooth 5...Wireless Headphones, Boltune Bluetooth 5.0 IPX7 Waterproof 16 Hours Playtime Bluetooth Headphones, with Magnetic Connection, Sports Earbuds for Running Built-in Mic
Amazon logo
$23.99
Jaybird X3 AmazonAnker Soundcore Life P2 True Wireless Ea...Anker Soundcore Life P2 True Wireless Earbuds with 4 Microphones, CVC 8.0 Noise Reduction, Graphene Driver, Clear Sound, USB C, 40H Playtime, IPX7 Waterproof, Wireless Earphones for Work, Home Office
Amazon logo
$49.99
Jaybird X3 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
Jaybird X3 walmartJaybird 985-000580 X3 Sport Bluetooth Ea...Jaybird 985-000580 X3 Sport Bluetooth Earbuds, Blackout
walmart logo
$44.89

Design

1.has stereo speakers
Jaybird X3
Sennheiser CX Sport
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 X3
Sennheiser CX Sport
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 X3
Sennheiser CX Sport
Resistance to sweat makes it ideal for use while doing sports.
4.weight

17.9g

15.07g

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 X3
Sennheiser CX Sport
The device is protected with extra seals to prevent failures caused by dust, raindrops, and water splashes.
6.travel bag is included
Jaybird X3
Sennheiser CX Sport
The device comes with its own special case or pouch, which is useful for safe transportation.

Sound quality

1.lowest frequency

20Hz

17Hz

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

20000Hz

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 X3
Sennheiser CX Sport
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 X3
Sennheiser CX Sport
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.sound pressure level

96dB/mW

112dB/mW

Devices with a higher sound pressure level are generally louder when supplied with any given audio source.
6.has a neodymium magnet
Jaybird X3
Sennheiser CX Sport
Devices with neodymium magnets are lighter and more powerful than those which use ferrite magnets. They also have more bass and clear high notes.

Power

1.Battery life

8h

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 rechargeable battery
Jaybird X3
Sennheiser CX Sport
The battery can be recharged and used over again.
3.has a battery level indicator
Jaybird X3
Sennheiser CX Sport
An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.
4.charge time

2.5h

1.5h

The time it takes to fully charge the battery.
5.has a removable battery
Jaybird X3
Sennheiser CX Sport
The battery is removable and can be replaced by the user if broken.

Connectivity

1.Can be used wirelessly
Jaybird X3
Sennheiser CX Sport
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 X3
Sennheiser CX Sport
A standard 3.5mm male connector is suitable for use with all MP3 players and computer sound cards.
4.maximum Bluetooth range

10m

10m

The device can connect at a greater distance via Bluetooth or infrared to another device.
5.supports Wi-Fi 5 (802.11ac)
Jaybird X3
Sennheiser CX Sport
802.11ac wireless works on the 5GHz frequency range. It offers higher transfer rates, improved reliability, and improved power consumption. It provides advantages for gaming and HD video streaming.
6.supports Wi-Fi 4 (802.11n)
Jaybird X3
Sennheiser CX Sport
Wi-Fi 4 (802.11n) is a wireless standard released in 2009. It has faster transfer rates and improved security compared to its predecessors – a, b, and g.

Features

1.can be used as a headset
Jaybird X3
Sennheiser CX Sport
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 X3
Sennheiser CX Sport
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 X3
Sennheiser CX Sport
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 X3
Sennheiser CX Sport
There is a control panel on the cable, so you can easily operate the device without having to interact with it.
6.warranty period

1

24

When covered under the manufacturer’s warranty it is possible to get a replacement in the case of a malfunction.

Price comparison

Jaybird X3

Buy used:

$76.99

ProductStorePrice
Jaybird X3 AmazonJayBird X3 Sport Bluetooth Headset for i...JayBird X3 Sport Bluetooth Headset for iPhone and Android – Blackout
Amazon logo
$76.93
Jaybird X3 AmazonJaybird X3 Sport Bluetooth Headset for i...Jaybird X3 Sport Bluetooth Headset for iPhone and Android - Blackout (Renewed)
Amazon logo
$29.00
Jaybird X3 AmazonJaybird X3 Sport Sweatproof Water Resist...Jaybird X3 Sport Sweatproof Water Resistant Wireless Bluetooth in Ear Headphones - Black (Renewed)
Amazon logo
$29.93
Jaybird X3 AmazonJaybird Vista True Wireless Bluetooth Sp...Jaybird Vista True Wireless Bluetooth Sport Waterproof Earbud Premium Headphones - Black
Amazon logo
$177.99
Jaybird X3 AmazonJaybird X4 Wireless Bluetooth Headphones...Jaybird X4 Wireless Bluetooth Headphones for Sport Fitness and Running, Compatible with iOS and Android Smartphones: Sweatproof and Waterproof - Black Metallic/Flash
Amazon logo
$82.50
Jaybird X3 AmazonJaybird Tarah Bluetooth Wireless Sport H...Jaybird Tarah Bluetooth Wireless Sport Headphones for Gym Training, Workouts, Fitness and Running Performance: Sweatproof and Waterproof – Black Metallic/Flash
Amazon logo
$48.35
Jaybird X3 AmazonBose SoundSport, Wireless Earbuds, (Swea...Bose SoundSport, Wireless Earbuds, (Sweatproof Bluetooth Headphones for Running and Sports), Black
Amazon logo
$129.00
Jaybird X3 AmazonWireless Headphones, Boltune Bluetooth 5...Wireless Headphones, Boltune Bluetooth 5.0 IPX7 Waterproof 16 Hours Playtime Bluetooth Headphones, with Magnetic Connection, Sports Earbuds for Running Built-in Mic
Amazon logo
$23.99
Jaybird X3 AmazonAnker Soundcore Life P2 True Wireless Ea...Anker Soundcore Life P2 True Wireless Earbuds with 4 Microphones, CVC 8.0 Noise Reduction, Graphene Driver, Clear Sound, USB C, 40H Playtime, IPX7 Waterproof, Wireless Earphones for Work, Home Office
Amazon logo
$49.99
Jaybird X3 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
Jaybird X3 walmartJaybird 985-000580 X3 Sport Bluetooth Ea...Jaybird 985-000580 X3 Sport Bluetooth Earbuds, Blackout
walmart logo
$44.89

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