68points

JBL Live 300TWS

51points

Sony MDR-XB800

JBL Live 300TWS
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JBL Live 300TWS vs Sony MDR-XB800

JBL Live 300TWS
Sony MDR-XB800

Why is JBL Live 300TWS better than Sony MDR-XB800?

  • Sweat resistance
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  • Weather-sealed (splashproof)
    ?
  • Can be used as a headset
    ?
  • Has USB Type-C
    ?
  • Control panel placed on a device
    ?
  • Has voice commands
    ?
  • Has an in-ear form
    ?
  • Has a battery level indicator
    ?

Why is Sony MDR-XB800 better than JBL Live 300TWS?

  • Has a neodymium magnet
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  • 17Hz lower low-frequency
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    3Hzvs20Hz
  • 44.2mm bigger driver unit
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    50mmvs5.8mm
  • 8000Hz higher high-frequency
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    28000Hzvs20000Hz
  • 11dB/mW higher sound pressure level
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    106dB/mWvs95dB/mW
  • Has a detachable cable
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  • Has an on-ear form
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  • Has an L-shaped plug
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Price comparison

JBL Live 300TWS

ProductStorePrice
JBL Live 300TWS AmazonJBL LIVE 300, Premium True Wireless Head...JBL LIVE 300, Premium True Wireless Headphone, Black
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$74.95
JBL Live 300TWS AmazonJBL Live 300TWS Premium True Wireless He...JBL Live 300TWS Premium True Wireless Headphone Bundle with gSport Deluxe Travel Case (Purple)
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$99.99
JBL Live 300TWS pricegrabberJBL Live 300 TWS true wireless headphone...JBL Live 300 TWS true wireless headphones with Voice assistant (black)
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$74.95

Design

1.sweat resistance
JBL Live 300TWS
Sony MDR-XB800
Resistance to sweat makes it ideal for use while doing sports.
2.weather-sealed (splashproof)
JBL Live 300TWS
Sony MDR-XB800
The device is protected with extra seals to prevent failures caused by dust, raindrops, and water splashes.
3.has stereo speakers
JBL Live 300TWS
Sony MDR-XB800
Devices with stereo speakers deliver sound from independent channels on both left and right sides, creating a richer sound and a better experience.
4.has an in-ear form
JBL Live 300TWS
Sony MDR-XB800
The in-ear device is ultracompact and lightweight, with little or no interference with earrings, spectacles, hats, or hairstyles. It is inserted in the ear canal itself and blocks out a lot of environmental noise. It has stronger bass tones and is unlikely to fall out of the ear.
5.weight

65.7g

290g

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.

Sound quality

1.has active noise cancellation (noise control)
JBL Live 300TWS
Sony MDR-XB800
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.
2.has passive noise reduction
JBL Live 300TWS
Sony MDR-XB800
The device sits tightly in place, creating an acoustic seal which reduces background noise and prevents your music from leaking out.
3.has a neodymium magnet
JBL Live 300TWS
Sony MDR-XB800
Devices with neodymium magnets are lighter and more powerful than those which use ferrite magnets. They also have more bass and clear high notes.
4.lowest frequency

20Hz

3Hz

The lowest frequency at which the device produces audio. The lower the low-frequency response, the stronger and juicier the bass.
5.driver unit size

5.8mm

50mm

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

20000Hz

28000Hz

The highest frequency at which device produces audio. The higher the high-frequency response, the clearer and crispier the treble.

Power

1.has a battery level indicator
JBL Live 300TWS
Sony MDR-XB800
An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.
2.has a rechargeable battery
JBL Live 300TWS
Sony MDR-XB800
The battery can be recharged and used over again.
3.has wireless charging
JBL Live 300TWS
Sony MDR-XB800
The manufacturer offers a branded wireless charging kit. To charge the device, you simply put it down on its charging base.

Connectivity

1.Has USB Type-C
JBL Live 300TWS
Sony MDR-XB800
The USB Type-C features reversible plug orientation and cable direction.
2.Has Bluetooth aptX
JBL Live 300TWS
Sony MDR-XB800
Bluetooth aptX is an audio codec used for transmitting hi-resolution audio wirelessly from Bluetooth-enabled devices. Developed by Qualcomm, the aptX audio technology includes variations such as aptX HD, aptX Low Latency, and aptX Adaptive.
3.Can be used wirelessly
JBL Live 300TWS
Sony MDR-XB800
Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.
4.supports Bluetooth pairing using NFC
JBL Live 300TWS
Sony MDR-XB800
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 Live 300TWS
Sony MDR-XB800
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.control panel placed on a device
JBL Live 300TWS
Sony MDR-XB800
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.
3.has voice commands
JBL Live 300TWS
Sony MDR-XB800
You can use your voice to control key functions of the device and you can easily access your device without pushing any button.
4.has a mute function
JBL Live 300TWS
Sony MDR-XB800
The device has an option to mute/unmute a conversation directly from the device.
5.Has voice prompts
JBL Live 300TWS
Sony MDR-XB800
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.
6.travel bag is included
JBL Live 300TWS
Sony MDR-XB800
The device comes with its own special case or pouch, which is useful for safe transportation.

Miscellaneous

1.has a noise-canceling microphone
JBL Live 300TWS
Sony MDR-XB800
These microphones are designed to filter out background noise from the desired sound. Especially useful in noisy environments.
2.impedance

16 Ohms

24 Ohms

Impedance is the device’s electrical resistance to the current being pushed through it. The lower the impedance, the easier it is to get higher volume and requires less power.
3.has a detachable cable
JBL Live 300TWS
Sony MDR-XB800
With a detachable cable you can use alternative cables, and if the cable is pulled it will pop out instead of breaking.
4.has an on-ear form
JBL Live 300TWS
Sony MDR-XB800
This device comfortably rests on top of your outer ears. As it doesn't block out everything from the outside world, it's preferred in places like office environments and recommended for outdoor activities.
5.has a straight plug
JBL Live 300TWS
Sony MDR-XB800
A straight plug is better when the jack is on the top or bottom of your player.
6.has an L-shaped plug
JBL Live 300TWS
Sony MDR-XB800
An L-shaped plug is better if the jack is on the left or right side of the device, so that the cable isn't bent, and is less likely to break when the device is in your pocket.

Price comparison

JBL Live 300TWS

ProductStorePrice
JBL Live 300TWS AmazonJBL LIVE 300, Premium True Wireless Head...JBL LIVE 300, Premium True Wireless Headphone, Black
Amazon logo
$74.95
JBL Live 300TWS AmazonJBL Live 300TWS Premium True Wireless He...JBL Live 300TWS Premium True Wireless Headphone Bundle with gSport Deluxe Travel Case (Purple)
Amazon logo
$99.99
JBL Live 300TWS pricegrabberJBL Live 300 TWS true wireless headphone...JBL Live 300 TWS true wireless headphones with Voice assistant (black)
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$74.95

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