70points

JBL Everest Elite 150NC

61points

JBL Free

JBL Everest Elite 150NC
Comparison winner
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JBL Everest Elite 150NC vs JBL Free

JBL Everest Elite 150NC
JBL Free

Why is JBL Everest Elite 150NC better than JBL Free?

  • Has stereo speakers
    ?
  • Has active noise cancellation (noise control)
    ?
  • 12h longer battery life
    ?

    16hvs4h
  • 6.4mm bigger driver unit
    ?

    12mmvs5.6mm
  • Has a noise-canceling microphone
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  • 46g lighter
    ?

    53gvs99g
  • 1 more microphone(s)
    ?

    2vs1
  • Has an in-line control panel
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Why is JBL Free better than JBL Everest Elite 150NC?

  • Has passive noise reduction
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  • Has a detachable cable
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  • Sweat resistance
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  • 0.1 newer Bluetooth version
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    4.2vs4.1
  • Weather-sealed (splashproof)
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  • 11 more years under manufacturer's warranty
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    12vs1

Price comparison

JBL Free

Buy used:

$89.99

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JBL Free AmazonJBL Free Truly Wireless in-Ear Headphone...JBL Free Truly Wireless in-Ear Headphones (White)
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$169.00
JBL Free AmazonJBL Free Truly Wireless in-Ear Headphone...JBL Free Truly Wireless in-Ear Headphones (Black)
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$77.99
JBL Free aliexpressSpeakers JBL FLIP 5 Portable subwoofer B...Speakers JBL FLIP 5 Portable subwoofer Bluetooth dynamics musical loudspeaker wireless Audio Video speaker acoustic system
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$87.50

Design

1.has stereo speakers
JBL Everest Elite 150NC
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
JBL Everest Elite 150NC
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
JBL Everest Elite 150NC
JBL Free
Resistance to sweat makes it ideal for use while doing sports.
4.weight

53g

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)
JBL Everest Elite 150NC
JBL Free
The device is protected with extra seals to prevent failures caused by dust, raindrops, and water splashes.
6.can be folded
JBL Everest Elite 150NC
JBL Free
Foldable devices are easier to transport and take up less storage space.

Sound quality

1.lowest frequency

10Hz

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

22000Hz

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
JBL Everest Elite 150NC
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)
JBL Everest Elite 150NC
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
JBL Everest Elite 150NC
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

12mm

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

16h

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
JBL Everest Elite 150NC
JBL Free
The battery can be recharged and used over again.
3.has a battery level indicator
JBL Everest Elite 150NC
JBL Free
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.battery power

400mAh

85mAh

Battery power, or battery capacity, represents the amount of electrical energy that a battery can store. More battery power can be an indication of longer battery life.
6.has a removable battery
JBL Everest Elite 150NC
JBL Free
The battery is removable and can be replaced by the user if broken.

Connectivity

1.Can be used wirelessly
JBL Everest Elite 150NC
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
JBL Everest Elite 150NC
JBL Free
A standard 3.5mm male connector is suitable for use with all MP3 players and computer sound cards.
4.supports Wi-Fi 5 (802.11ac)
JBL Everest Elite 150NC
JBL Free
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.
5.supports Wi-Fi 4 (802.11n)
JBL Everest Elite 150NC
JBL Free
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.
6.supports Bluetooth pairing using NFC
JBL Everest Elite 150NC
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.

Features

1.can be used as a headset
JBL Everest Elite 150NC
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
JBL Everest Elite 150NC
JBL Free
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 Everest Elite 150NC
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
JBL Everest Elite 150NC
JBL Free
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

12

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

Price comparison

JBL Free

Buy used:

$89.99

ProductStorePrice
JBL Free AmazonJBL Free Truly Wireless in-Ear Headphone...JBL Free Truly Wireless in-Ear Headphones (White)
Amazon logo
$169.00
JBL Free AmazonJBL Free Truly Wireless in-Ear Headphone...JBL Free Truly Wireless in-Ear Headphones (Black)
Amazon logo
$77.99
JBL Free aliexpressSpeakers JBL FLIP 5 Portable subwoofer B...Speakers JBL FLIP 5 Portable subwoofer Bluetooth dynamics musical loudspeaker wireless Audio Video speaker acoustic system
aliexpress logo
$87.50

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