74points

JBL E55BT

58points

JBL Tune 500BT

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JBL E55BT vs JBL Tune 500BT

JBL E55BT
JBL Tune 500BT
74
points
JBL E55BT
58
points
JBL Tune 500BT

Why is JBL E55BT better than JBL Tune 500BT?

  • Has stereo speakers
    ?
  • 87dB/mW higher sound pressure level
    ?

    111dB/mWvs24dB/mW
  • Has a detachable cable
    ?
  • Has an over-the-ear form
    ?
  • 4h longer battery life
    ?

    20hvs16h
  • 18mm bigger driver unit
    ?

    50mmvs32mm
  • Has a 3.5mm male connector
    ?
  • 1 more microphone(s)
    ?

    2vs1

Why is JBL Tune 500BT better than JBL E55BT?

  • 76.6g lighter
    155gvs231.6g
  • Has a battery level indicator
    ?
  • 0.1 newer Bluetooth version
    4.1vs4
  • Has an on-ear form
    ?
  • Has voice prompts
    ?
  • Has voice commands
    ?

Price comparison

Design

1.has stereo speakers
?

Devices with stereo speakers deliver sound from independent channels on both left and right sides, creating a richer sound and a better experience.

JBL E55BT
JBL Tune 500BT
2.has an over-the-ear form
?

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.

JBL E55BT
JBL Tune 500BT
3.has a detachable cable
?

With a detachable cable you can use alternative cables, and if the cable is pulled it will pop out instead of breaking.

JBL E55BT
JBL Tune 500BT
4.sweat resistant
?

Resistance to sweat makes it ideal for use while doing sports.

For example

Skullcandy Sesh

JBL E55BT
JBL Tune 500BT
5.weight
?

Best

Sony MDR-EX150AP

3g

231.6g

155g

6.travel bag is included
?

The device comes with its own special case or pouch, which is useful for safe transportation.

For example

Audeze LCD-1

JBL E55BT
JBL Tune 500BT

Sound quality

1.highest frequency
?

The highest frequency at which device produces audio. The higher the high-frequency response, the clearer and crispier the treble.

Best

Sony MDR-Z1R

120000Hz

20000Hz

20000Hz

2.lowest frequency
?

The lowest frequency at which the device produces audio. The lower the low-frequency response, the stronger and juicier the bass.

Best

Sony MH1CBLK

1Hz

20Hz

20Hz

3.sound pressure level
?

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

Best

AKG K553 Pro

144dB/mW

111dB/mW

24dB/mW

4.has passive noise reduction
?

The device sits tightly in place, creating an acoustic seal which reduces background noise and prevents your music from leaking out.

For example

Skullcandy Sesh

JBL E55BT
JBL Tune 500BT
5.impedance
?

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.

Best

Flips Solo 2 Social

4 Ohms

32 Ohms

32 Ohms

6.has active noise cancelling (noise control)
?

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.

For example

Bose Noise Cancelling Headphones 700

JBL E55BT
JBL Tune 500BT

Power

1.Battery life
?

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.

Best

Sennheiser PXC 480

50h

20h

16h

2.charge time
?

The time it takes to fully charge the battery.

Best

Sony Xperia Ear Duo

0.46h

2h

2h

3.has a rechargeable battery
?

The battery can be recharged and used over again.

JBL E55BT
JBL Tune 500BT
4.has a battery level indicator
?

An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.

JBL E55BT
JBL Tune 500BT
5.has a removable battery
?

The battery is removable and can be replaced by the user if broken.

For example

Jaybird Run XT

JBL E55BT
JBL Tune 500BT
6.Has USB Type-C
?

The USB Type-C features reversible plug orientation and cable direction.

For example

Jabra Elite 75t

JBL E55BT
JBL Tune 500BT

Connectivity

1.Bluetooth version
?

Best

Skullcandy Sesh

5

4

4.1

2.Can be used wirelessly
?

Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.

JBL E55BT
JBL Tune 500BT
3.has a 3.5mm male connector
?

A standard 3.5mm male connector is suitable for use with all MP3 players and computer sound cards.

JBL E55BT
JBL Tune 500BT
4.supports Bluetooth pairing using NFC
?

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.

For example

Sony WH-1000XM3

JBL E55BT
JBL Tune 500BT
5.Has Wi-Fi
?

The device can connect to Wi-Fi.

For example

Meters OV-1 Bluetooth

JBL E55BT
JBL Tune 500BT

Features

1.can be used as a headset
?

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.

JBL E55BT
JBL Tune 500BT
2.control panel placed on a device
?

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.

JBL E55BT
JBL Tune 500BT
3.number of microphones
?

More microphones result in better sound quality and enable the device to filter out background noise.

Best

Bose Noise Cancelling Headphones 700

8

2

1

4.has an in-line control panel
?

There is a control panel on the cable, so you can easily operate the device without having to interact with it.

JBL E55BT
JBL Tune 500BT
5.has a noise canceling microphone
?

These microphones are designed to filter out background noise from the desired sound. Especially useful in noisy environments.

For example

Jabra Elite 75t

JBL E55BT
JBL Tune 500BT
6.Has voice prompts
?

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.

JBL E55BT
JBL Tune 500BT

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