50points

JBL JR300BT

93points

JBL Live 500BT

JBL JR300BT
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JBL JR300BT vs JBL Live 500BT

JBL JR300BT
JBL Live 500BT
50
points
JBL JR300BT
93
points
JBL Live 500BT

Why is JBL JR300BT better than JBL Live 500BT?

  • 118.6g lighter
    113gvs231.6g
  • Has an on-ear form
    ?

Why is JBL Live 500BT better than JBL JR300BT?

  • 2Hz lower low-frequency
    ?

    18Hzvs20Hz
  • 23dB/mW higher sound pressure level
    ?

    108dB/mWvs85dB/mW
  • Has active noise cancelling (noise control)
    ?
  • Has a detachable cable
    ?
  • Has an over-the-ear form
    ?
  • 21h longer battery life
    ?

    33hvs12h
  • Can be used as a headset
    ?
  • 18mm bigger driver unit
    ?

    50mmvs32mm

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 JR300BT
JBL Live 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 JR300BT
JBL Live 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 JR300BT
JBL Live 500BT
4.sweat resistant
?

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

For example

Skullcandy Sesh

JBL JR300BT
JBL Live 500BT
5.weight
?

Best

Sony MDR-EX150AP

3g

113g

231.6g

6.travel bag is included
?

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

JBL JR300BT
JBL Live 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

18Hz

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

85dB/mW

108dB/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 JR300BT
JBL Live 500BT
5.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 JR300BT
JBL Live 500BT
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

32mm

50mm

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

12h

33h

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 JR300BT
JBL Live 500BT
4.has a battery level indicator
?

An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.

JBL JR300BT
JBL Live 500BT
5.battery power
?

Best

Phaz P5

2000mAh

170mAh

700mAh

6.has a removable battery
?

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

For example

Jaybird Run XT

JBL JR300BT
JBL Live 500BT

Connectivity

1.Bluetooth version
?

Best

Beats Solo Pro

5

4

4.2

2.Can be used wirelessly
?

Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.

JBL JR300BT
JBL Live 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 JR300BT
JBL Live 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 JR300BT
JBL Live 500BT
5.Has Wi-Fi
?

The device can connect to Wi-Fi.

For example

Meters OV-1 Bluetooth

JBL JR300BT
JBL Live 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 JR300BT
JBL Live 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 JR300BT
JBL Live 500BT
3.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 JR300BT
JBL Live 500BT
4.has a noise canceling microphone
?

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

JBL JR300BT
JBL Live 500BT
5.warranty period
?

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

Best

Treblab X2

Unlimited undefined

1

1

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 JR300BT
JBL Live 500BT

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