71points

JBL E45BT

69points

JBL E55BT

JBL E45BT
Comparison winner
JBL E55BT
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JBL E45BT vs JBL E55BT

JBL E45BT
JBL E55BT
71
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JBL E45BT
69
points
JBL E55BT

Why is JBL E45BT better than JBL E55BT?

  • 27.6g lighter
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    204gvs231.6g
  • Has a battery level indicator
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  • Has an on-ear form
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  • Has an L-shaped plug
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Why is JBL E55BT better than JBL E45BT?

  • 4h longer battery life
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    20hvs16h
  • Has an over-the-ear form
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  • 10mm bigger driver unit
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    50mmvs40mm

Price comparison

JBL E55BT

Buy used:

$139.00

ProductStorePrice
JBL E55BT AmazonJBL JBLE55BTBLK Harman E55 Bluetooth Ove...JBL JBLE55BTBLK Harman E55 Bluetooth Over-Ear Headphone - Black
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$79.98
JBL E55BT AmazonJBL E55BT Over-Ear Wireless Headphones B...JBL E55BT Over-Ear Wireless Headphones Black
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$99.99
JBL E55BT AmazonJBL E55BT Over-Ear Wireless Headphones B...JBL E55BT Over-Ear Wireless Headphones Black (Renewed)
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$79.99
JBL E55BT AmazonJBL Bluetooth Headphone Blue (E55BT)
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$42.99
JBL E55BT AmazonJBL E55BT Over-Ear Wireless Headphones R...JBL E55BT Over-Ear Wireless Headphones Red
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$49.99
JBL E55BT AmazonJBL E55BT Over-Ear Wireless Headphones T...JBL E55BT Over-Ear Wireless Headphones Teal
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$79.99
JBL E55BT aliexpressJBL E55BT Quincy Edition Wireless Headph...JBL E55BT Quincy Edition Wireless Headphones Bluetooth Headset Voice Prompts Bass Sound Sports Earphone with Mic Speed Charging
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$144.98

Design

1.has stereo speakers
JBL E45BT
JBL E55BT
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 an over-the-ear form
JBL E45BT
JBL E55BT
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.
3.has a detachable cable
JBL E45BT
JBL E55BT
With a detachable cable you can use alternative cables, and if the cable is pulled it will pop out instead of breaking.
4.sweat resistance
JBL E45BT
JBL E55BT
Resistance to sweat makes it ideal for use while doing sports.
5.weight

204g

231.6g

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.
6.weather-sealed (splashproof)
JBL E45BT
JBL E55BT
The device is protected with extra seals to prevent failures caused by dust, raindrops, and water splashes.

Sound quality

1.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.
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 active noise cancellation (noise control)
JBL E45BT
JBL E55BT
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.
4.sound pressure level

111dB/mW

111dB/mW

Devices with a higher sound pressure level are generally louder when supplied with any given audio source.
5.impedance

32 Ohms

32 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.
6.driver unit size

40mm

50mm

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

16h

20h

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
JBL E45BT
JBL E55BT
The battery can be recharged and used over again.
3.has a battery level indicator
JBL E45BT
JBL E55BT
An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.
4.charge time

2h

2h

The time it takes to fully charge the battery.
5.has a removable battery
JBL E45BT
JBL E55BT
The battery is removable and can be replaced by the user if broken.

Connectivity

1.Can be used wirelessly
JBL E45BT
JBL E55BT
Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.
2.Bluetooth version

4

4

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
JBL E45BT
JBL E55BT
A standard 3.5mm male connector is suitable for use with all MP3 players and computer sound cards.
4.supports Bluetooth pairing using NFC
JBL E45BT
JBL E55BT
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
JBL E45BT
JBL E55BT
The device can connect to Wi-Fi.

Features

1.can be used as a headset
JBL E45BT
JBL E55BT
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
JBL E45BT
JBL E55BT
These microphones are designed to filter out background noise from the desired sound. Especially useful in noisy environments.
3.number of microphones

2

2

More microphones result in better sound quality and enable the device to filter out background noise.
4.control panel placed on a device
JBL E45BT
JBL E55BT
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
JBL E45BT
JBL E55BT
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

1

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

Price comparison

JBL E55BT

Buy used:

$139.00

ProductStorePrice
JBL E55BT AmazonJBL JBLE55BTBLK Harman E55 Bluetooth Ove...JBL JBLE55BTBLK Harman E55 Bluetooth Over-Ear Headphone - Black
Amazon logo
$79.98
JBL E55BT AmazonJBL E55BT Over-Ear Wireless Headphones B...JBL E55BT Over-Ear Wireless Headphones Black
Amazon logo
$99.99
JBL E55BT AmazonJBL E55BT Over-Ear Wireless Headphones B...JBL E55BT Over-Ear Wireless Headphones Black (Renewed)
Amazon logo
$79.99
JBL E55BT AmazonJBL Bluetooth Headphone Blue (E55BT)
Amazon logo
$42.99
JBL E55BT AmazonJBL E55BT Over-Ear Wireless Headphones R...JBL E55BT Over-Ear Wireless Headphones Red
Amazon logo
$49.99
JBL E55BT AmazonJBL E55BT Over-Ear Wireless Headphones T...JBL E55BT Over-Ear Wireless Headphones Teal
Amazon logo
$79.99
JBL E55BT aliexpressJBL E55BT Quincy Edition Wireless Headph...JBL E55BT Quincy Edition Wireless Headphones Bluetooth Headset Voice Prompts Bass Sound Sports Earphone with Mic Speed Charging
aliexpress logo
$144.98

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