72points

JBL E45BT

57points

Sony MDR-XB650BT

JBL E45BT
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JBL E45BT vs Sony MDR-XB650BT

JBL E45BT
Sony MDR-XB650BT
72
points
JBL E45BT
57
points
Sony MDR-XB650BT

Why is JBL E45BT better than Sony MDR-XB650BT?

  • 16dB/mW higher sound pressure level
    ?

    111dB/mWvs95dB/mW
  • Has a detachable cable
    ?
  • 10mm bigger driver unit
    ?

    40mmvs30mm
  • Has a 3.5mm male connector
    ?
  • 1 more microphone(s)
    ?

    2vs1
  • 2h shorter charge time
    ?

    2hvs4h
  • Has a battery level indicator
    ?
  • Can be folded
    ?

Why is Sony MDR-XB650BT better than JBL E45BT?

  • 14h longer battery life
    ?

    30hvs16h
  • 8 Ohms lower impedance
    ?

    24 Ohmsvs32 Ohms
  • Has a neodymium magnet
    ?
  • 14g lighter
    ?

    190gvs204g
  • Supports Bluetooth pairing using NFC
    ?

Price comparison

JBL E45BT

ProductStorePrice
JBL E45BT walmartHarman Jbl E45 Black Wireless Headphones...Harman Jbl E45 Black Wireless Headphones
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$69.95

Sony MDR-XB650BT

Buy used:

$10.90

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$54.95
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$59.00
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$59.99
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$39.99
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$74.99

Design

1.has stereo speakers
JBL E45BT
Sony MDR-XB650BT
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
JBL E45BT
Sony MDR-XB650BT
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
JBL E45BT
Sony MDR-XB650BT
Resistance to sweat makes it ideal for use while doing sports.
4.weight

204g

190g

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)
JBL E45BT
Sony MDR-XB650BT
The device is protected with extra seals to prevent failures caused by dust, raindrops, and water splashes.
6.can be folded
JBL E45BT
Sony MDR-XB650BT
Foldable devices are easier to transport and take up less storage space.

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
Sony MDR-XB650BT
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

95dB/mW

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

32 Ohms

24 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.has a neodymium magnet
JBL E45BT
Sony MDR-XB650BT
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

16h

30h

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
Sony MDR-XB650BT
The battery can be recharged and used over again.
3.charge time

2h

4h

The time it takes to fully charge the battery.
4.has a battery level indicator
JBL E45BT
Sony MDR-XB650BT
An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.
5.has a removable battery
JBL E45BT
Sony MDR-XB650BT
The battery is removable and can be replaced by the user if broken.

Connectivity

1.Can be used wirelessly
JBL E45BT
Sony MDR-XB650BT
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
Sony MDR-XB650BT
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
Sony MDR-XB650BT
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
Sony MDR-XB650BT
The device can connect to Wi-Fi.

Features

1.can be used as a headset
JBL E45BT
Sony MDR-XB650BT
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
Sony MDR-XB650BT
These microphones are designed to filter out background noise from the desired sound. Especially useful in noisy environments.
3.number of microphones

2

1

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
Sony MDR-XB650BT
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
Sony MDR-XB650BT
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 E45BT

ProductStorePrice
JBL E45BT walmartHarman Jbl E45 Black Wireless Headphones...Harman Jbl E45 Black Wireless Headphones
walmart logo
$69.95

Sony MDR-XB650BT

Buy used:

$10.90

ProductStorePrice
Sony MDR-XB650BT AmazonSony MDRXB650BT/B Extra Bass Bluetooth H...Sony MDRXB650BT/B Extra Bass Bluetooth Headphones, Black
Amazon logo
$54.95
Sony MDR-XB650BT AmazonSony MDR-XB650BT/B Extra Bass Bluetooth ...Sony MDR-XB650BT/B Extra Bass Bluetooth NFC Wireless Headphones - Black (Renewed)
Amazon logo
$59.00
Sony MDR-XB650BT AmazonSony WHXB700 Wireless Extra Bass Bluetoo...Sony WHXB700 Wireless Extra Bass Bluetooth Headset/Headphones with mic for Phone Call and Alexa Voice Control, Black
Amazon logo
$78.00
Sony MDR-XB650BT AmazonSony Premium Lightweight Wireless Blueto...Sony Premium Lightweight Wireless Bluetooth Extra Bass Noise-Isolating Stereo Headphones
Amazon logo
$59.99
Sony MDR-XB650BT AmazonSony Extra Bass Bluetooth Headphones, Be...Sony Extra Bass Bluetooth Headphones, Best Wireless Sports Earbuds with Mic/Microphone, IPX4 Splashproof Stereo Comfort Gym Running Workout up to 8.5 Hour Battery, Black (International Version)
Amazon logo
$39.99
Sony MDR-XB650BT walmartSony MDR-XB650BT EXTRA BASS Wireless Hea...Sony MDR-XB650BT EXTRA BASS Wireless Headphones - Black (Renewed)
walmart logo
$74.99

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