61points

JBL Free

42points

JBL T280A

JBL Free
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JBL Free vs JBL T280A

JBL Free
JBL T280A

Why is JBL Free better than JBL T280A?

  • 10Hz lower low-frequency
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    10Hzvs20Hz
  • Has passive noise reduction
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  • Has a detachable cable
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  • Sweat resistance
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  • Can be used wirelessly
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  • Has a rechargeable battery
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  • Weather-sealed (splashproof)
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  • Has a battery level indicator
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Why is JBL T280A better than JBL Free?

  • Has stereo speakers
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  • 3.4mm bigger driver unit
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    9mmvs5.6mm
  • Has a 3.5mm male connector
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  • 49g lighter
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    50gvs99g
  • Has an in-line control panel
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  • Has a straight plug
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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
$88.90
JBL Free walmartJBL Live 400BT Wireless On-Ear Headphone...JBL Live 400BT Wireless On-Ear Headphones (Black)
walmart logo
$69.95

JBL T280A

ProductStorePrice
JBL T280A AmazonJBL T280A Stereo Ear Headphones/Phone He...JBL T280A Stereo Ear Headphones/Phone Headset Black Pearl
Amazon logo
$29.79
JBL T280A AmazonJBL TUNE 110 - In-Ear Headphone with One...JBL TUNE 110 - In-Ear Headphone with One-Button Remote - Black
Amazon logo
$12.95
JBL T280A AmazonJBL T290 Premium in-Ear Headphones with ...JBL T290 Premium in-Ear Headphones with mic, Flat Cord with Universal Remote, Pure bass
Amazon logo
$14.99
JBL T280A AmazonT280A (Black)
Amazon logo
$28.99
JBL T280A AmazonJBL Wired In-Ear Earphones Noise Reducti...JBL Wired In-Ear Earphones Noise Reduction Isolation Music Sport Running headphones Headset With Mic For Smartphone Headphones
Amazon logo
$29.79
JBL T280A AmazonJBL J22a BLK High Performance In Ear Hea...JBL J22a BLK High Performance In Ear Headphones with Drivers and Microphone, Black (Discontinued by Manufacturer)
Amazon logo
$19.95
JBL T280A AmazonJBL REFLECT FLOW - True Wireless Earbuds...JBL REFLECT FLOW - True Wireless Earbuds, Bluetooth Sport Headphones with Microphone, Waterproof, up to 30 Hours Battery, Charging Case and Quick Charge, works with Android and Apple iOS (Black)
Amazon logo
$99.95
JBL T280A AmazonJBL Tune 120TWS - True Wireless in-Ear H...JBL Tune 120TWS - True Wireless in-Ear Headphone - Black
Amazon logo
$50.99
JBL T280A AmazonJBL Endurance RUN - Wired Sport In-Ear H...JBL Endurance RUN - Wired Sport In-Ear Headphones - Yellow
Amazon logo
$19.95
JBL T280A AmazonJBL T110 In Ear Headphones Black
Amazon logo
$12.95

Design

1.has stereo speakers
JBL Free
JBL T280A
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 Free
JBL T280A
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 Free
JBL T280A
Resistance to sweat makes it ideal for use while doing sports.
4.weight

99g

50g

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 Free
JBL T280A
The device is protected with extra seals to prevent failures caused by dust, raindrops, and water splashes.
6.can be folded
JBL Free
JBL T280A
Foldable devices are easier to transport and take up less storage space.

Sound quality

1.lowest frequency

10Hz

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

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 Free
JBL T280A
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 Free
JBL T280A
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 Free
JBL T280A
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

5.6mm

9mm

The driver unit is the component that produces sound in the device. Bigger drivers are more powerful and can produce better bass.

Power

1.has a rechargeable battery
JBL Free
JBL T280A
The battery can be recharged and used over again.
2.has a battery level indicator
JBL Free
JBL T280A
An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.
3.has a removable battery
JBL Free
JBL T280A
The battery is removable and can be replaced by the user if broken.

Connectivity

1.Can be used wirelessly
JBL Free
JBL T280A
Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.
2.has a 3.5mm male connector
JBL Free
JBL T280A
A standard 3.5mm male connector is suitable for use with all MP3 players and computer sound cards.
3.supports Bluetooth pairing using NFC
JBL Free
JBL T280A
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.
4.supports Wi-Fi
JBL Free
JBL T280A
The device can connect to Wi-Fi.

Features

1.can be used as a headset
JBL Free
JBL T280A
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 Free
JBL T280A
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
JBL Free
JBL T280A
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 Free
JBL T280A
There is a control panel on the cable, so you can easily operate the device without having to interact with it.

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
$88.90
JBL Free walmartJBL Live 400BT Wireless On-Ear Headphone...JBL Live 400BT Wireless On-Ear Headphones (Black)
walmart logo
$69.95

JBL T280A

ProductStorePrice
JBL T280A AmazonJBL T280A Stereo Ear Headphones/Phone He...JBL T280A Stereo Ear Headphones/Phone Headset Black Pearl
Amazon logo
$29.79
JBL T280A AmazonJBL TUNE 110 - In-Ear Headphone with One...JBL TUNE 110 - In-Ear Headphone with One-Button Remote - Black
Amazon logo
$12.95
JBL T280A AmazonJBL T290 Premium in-Ear Headphones with ...JBL T290 Premium in-Ear Headphones with mic, Flat Cord with Universal Remote, Pure bass
Amazon logo
$14.99
JBL T280A AmazonT280A (Black)
Amazon logo
$28.99
JBL T280A AmazonJBL Wired In-Ear Earphones Noise Reducti...JBL Wired In-Ear Earphones Noise Reduction Isolation Music Sport Running headphones Headset With Mic For Smartphone Headphones
Amazon logo
$29.79
JBL T280A AmazonJBL J22a BLK High Performance In Ear Hea...JBL J22a BLK High Performance In Ear Headphones with Drivers and Microphone, Black (Discontinued by Manufacturer)
Amazon logo
$19.95
JBL T280A AmazonJBL REFLECT FLOW - True Wireless Earbuds...JBL REFLECT FLOW - True Wireless Earbuds, Bluetooth Sport Headphones with Microphone, Waterproof, up to 30 Hours Battery, Charging Case and Quick Charge, works with Android and Apple iOS (Black)
Amazon logo
$99.95
JBL T280A AmazonJBL Tune 120TWS - True Wireless in-Ear H...JBL Tune 120TWS - True Wireless in-Ear Headphone - Black
Amazon logo
$50.99
JBL T280A AmazonJBL Endurance RUN - Wired Sport In-Ear H...JBL Endurance RUN - Wired Sport In-Ear Headphones - Yellow
Amazon logo
$19.95
JBL T280A AmazonJBL T110 In Ear Headphones Black
Amazon logo
$12.95

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