59points
45points

JBL Free

96points
85points

Marshall Mid A.N.C

JBL Free
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Cost-effectiveness winner
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JBL Free vs Marshall Mid A.N.C

JBL Free
Marshall Mid A.N.C
59
points
JBL Free
96
points
Marshall Mid A.N.C

Why is JBL Free better than Marshall Mid A.N.C?

  • 2000Hz higher high-frequency
    ?

    22000Hzvs20000Hz
  • 10Hz lower low-frequency
    ?

    10Hzvs20Hz
  • 109g lighter
    99gvs208g
  • Sweat resistant
    ?
  • 0.2 newer Bluetooth version
    4.2vs4
  • Has included ear pads
    ?
  • 1h shorter charge time
    ?

    2hvs3h
  • Weather-sealed (splashproof)
    ?

Why is Marshall Mid A.N.C better than JBL Free?

  • Has stereo speakers
    ?
  • Has active noise cancelling (noise control)
    ?
  • Has a neodymium magnet
    ?
  • 16h longer battery life
    ?

    20hvs4h
  • Can be folded
    ?
  • 34.4mm bigger driver unit
    ?

    40mmvs5.6mm
  • Has a 3.5mm male connector
    ?
  • Control panel placed on a device
    ?

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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 Free
Marshall Mid A.N.C
2.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 Free
Marshall Mid A.N.C
3.weight
?

Best

Sony MDR-EX150AP

3g

99g

208g

4.sweat resistant
?

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

JBL Free
Marshall Mid A.N.C
5.can be folded
?

Foldable devices are easier to transport and take up less storage space.

JBL Free
Marshall Mid A.N.C
6.has a tangle free cable
?

The cable is designed to minimize tangling.

JBL Free
Marshall Mid A.N.C

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

22000Hz

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

10Hz

20Hz

3.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 Free
Marshall Mid A.N.C
4.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.

JBL Free
Marshall Mid A.N.C
5.has a neodymium magnet
?

Devices with neodymium magnets are lighter and more powerful than those which use ferrite magnets. They also have more bass and clear high notes.

JBL Free
Marshall Mid A.N.C
6.driver unit size
?

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

Best

Audeze LCD2 Classic

106mm

5.6mm

40mm

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

4h

20h

2.has a rechargeable battery
?

The battery can be recharged and used over again.

JBL Free
Marshall Mid A.N.C
3.charge time
?

The time it takes to fully charge the battery.

Best

Sony Xperia Ear Duo

0.46h

2h

3h

4.has a battery level indicator
?

An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.

JBL Free
Marshall Mid A.N.C
5.has a removable battery
?

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

For example

Jaybird Run XT

JBL Free
Marshall Mid A.N.C
6.Has USB Type-C
?

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

For example

Bose Noise Cancelling Headphones 700

JBL Free
Marshall Mid A.N.C

Connectivity

1.Bluetooth version
?

Best

Skullcandy Sesh

5

4.2

4

2.Can be used wirelessly
?

Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.

JBL Free
Marshall Mid A.N.C
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 Free
Marshall Mid A.N.C
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 Free
Marshall Mid A.N.C
5.Has WiFi
?

The device can connect to WiFi.

For example

Meters OV-1 Bluetooth

JBL Free
Marshall Mid A.N.C

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 applications which require communication i.e. Skype, games with voice chat, mobile phones etc.

JBL Free
Marshall Mid A.N.C
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 Free
Marshall Mid A.N.C
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

1

2

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.

For example

Monoprice Monolith M650

JBL Free
Marshall Mid A.N.C
5.has a noise canceling microphone
?

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

JBL Free
Marshall Mid A.N.C
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 Free
Marshall Mid A.N.C

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