47points

JBL JR300BT

59points

JBL Tune 500BT

JBL JR300BT
JBL Tune 500BT
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JBL JR300BT vs JBL Tune 500BT

JBL JR300BT
JBL Tune 500BT
47
points
JBL JR300BT
59
points
JBL Tune 500BT

Why is JBL JR300BT better than JBL Tune 500BT?

  • 61dB/mW higher sound pressure level
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    85dB/mWvs24dB/mW
  • 42g lighter
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    113gvs155g
  • 5m greater wireless connectivity range
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    15mvs10m

Why is JBL Tune 500BT better than JBL JR300BT?

  • 4h longer battery life
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    16hvs12h
  • Can be used as a headset
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  • 0.1 newer Bluetooth version
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    4.1vs4
  • Has a battery level indicator
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  • 1.76x more battery power
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    300mAhvs170mAh
  • Has voice prompts
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  • Has voice commands
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Price comparison

JBL Tune 500BT

Buy used:

$39.99

ProductStorePrice
JBL Tune 500BT walmartJBL T500BT On-Ear, Wireless Bluetooth He...JBL T500BT On-Ear, Wireless Bluetooth Headphone - Black
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$49.88

Design

1.has stereo speakers
JBL JR300BT
JBL Tune 500BT
Devices with stereo speakers deliver sound from independent channels on both left and right sides, creating a richer sound and a better experience.
2.sweat resistance
JBL JR300BT
JBL Tune 500BT
Resistance to sweat makes it ideal for use while doing sports.
3.weight

113g

155g

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.
4.weather-sealed (splashproof)
JBL JR300BT
JBL Tune 500BT
The device is protected with extra seals to prevent failures caused by dust, raindrops, and water splashes.
5.can be folded
JBL JR300BT
JBL Tune 500BT
Foldable devices are easier to transport and take up less storage space.
6.travel bag is included
JBL JR300BT
JBL Tune 500BT
The device comes with its own special case or pouch, which is useful for safe transportation.

Sound quality

1.lowest frequency

20Hz

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

20000Hz

20000Hz

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 JR300BT
JBL Tune 500BT
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 JR300BT
JBL Tune 500BT
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.sound pressure level

85dB/mW

24dB/mW

Devices with a higher sound pressure level are generally louder when supplied with any given audio source.
6.has a neodymium magnet
JBL JR300BT
JBL Tune 500BT
Devices with neodymium magnets are lighter and more powerful than those which use ferrite magnets. They also have more bass and clear high notes.

Power

1.Battery life

12h

16h

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 JR300BT
JBL Tune 500BT
The battery can be recharged and used over again.
3.has a battery level indicator
JBL JR300BT
JBL Tune 500BT
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

170mAh

300mAh

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 USB Type-C
JBL JR300BT
JBL Tune 500BT
The USB Type-C features reversible plug orientation and cable direction.

Connectivity

1.Can be used wirelessly
JBL JR300BT
JBL Tune 500BT
Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.
2.Bluetooth version

4

4.1

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.maximum Bluetooth range

15m

10m

The device can connect at a greater distance via Bluetooth or infrared to another device.
4.supports Bluetooth pairing using NFC
JBL JR300BT
JBL Tune 500BT
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.
5.supports Wi-Fi
JBL JR300BT
JBL Tune 500BT
The device can connect to Wi-Fi.

Features

1.can be used as a headset
JBL JR300BT
JBL Tune 500BT
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 JR300BT
JBL Tune 500BT
These microphones are designed to filter out background noise from the desired sound. Especially useful in noisy environments.
3.control panel placed on a device
JBL JR300BT
JBL Tune 500BT
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.
4.Has voice prompts
JBL JR300BT
JBL Tune 500BT
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.
5.has a mute function
JBL JR300BT
JBL Tune 500BT
The device has an option to mute/unmute a conversation directly from the device.
6.has voice commands
JBL JR300BT
JBL Tune 500BT
You can use your voice to control key functions of the device and you can easily access your device without pushing any button.

Price comparison

JBL Tune 500BT

Buy used:

$39.99

ProductStorePrice
JBL Tune 500BT walmartJBL T500BT On-Ear, Wireless Bluetooth He...JBL T500BT On-Ear, Wireless Bluetooth Headphone - Black
walmart logo
$49.88

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