68points
60points

JBL Live 400BT

53points
57points

Sony WH-CH510

JBL Live 400BT
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JBL Live 400BT vs Sony WH-CH510

JBL Live 400BT
Sony WH-CH510

Why is JBL Live 400BT better than Sony WH-CH510?

  • Has a detachable cable
    ?
  • Has a 3.5mm male connector
    ?
  • 10mm bigger driver unit
    ?

    40mmvs30mm
  • 2.5h shorter charge time
    ?

    2hvs4.5h
  • Can be folded
    ?
  • Has an in-line control panel
    ?
  • Has a tangle free cable
    ?
  • Has an L-shaped plug
    ?

Why is Sony WH-CH510 better than JBL Live 400BT?

  • Has stereo speakers
    ?
  • 11h longer battery life
    ?

    35hvs24h
  • 0.8 newer Bluetooth version
    ?

    5vs4.2
  • 53.8g lighter
    ?

    132gvs185.8g
  • Has USB Type-C
    ?

Price comparison

JBL Live 400BT

ProductStorePrice
JBL Live 400BT AmazonJBL LIVE 400BT, On-Ear Wireless Headphon...JBL LIVE 400BT, On-Ear Wireless Headphones, Black
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$49.95
JBL Live 400BT AmazonJBL Live 400BT Wireless w/Voice Assistan...JBL Live 400BT Wireless w/Voice Assistant - Black JBLLIVE400BTBLKAM (Renewed)
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$38.14
JBL Live 400BT AmazonJBL LIVE 500BT - Around-Ear Wireless Hea...JBL LIVE 500BT - Around-Ear Wireless Headphone - Black
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$59.95
JBL Live 400BT AmazonJBL Live 400BT On-Ear Wireless Bluetooth...JBL Live 400BT On-Ear Wireless Bluetooth Headphones Bundle with Plugable USB-BT4LE USB 2.0 Bluetooth Adapter (Black)
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$79.99
JBL Live 400BT AmazonJBL LIVE 650BTNC - Around-Ear Wireless H...JBL LIVE 650BTNC - Around-Ear Wireless Headphone with Noise Cancellation - Black
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$99.95
JBL Live 400BT AmazonJBL LIVE 300, Premium True Wireless Head...JBL LIVE 300, Premium True Wireless Headphone, Black
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$74.95
JBL Live 400BT AmazonJBL Live 650 Around-Ear Wireless Headpho...JBL Live 650 Around-Ear Wireless Headphone with Noise Cancellation - Black (Renewed)
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$83.91
JBL Live 400BT AmazonJBL TUNE 700BT - Wireless Over-Ear Headp...JBL TUNE 700BT - Wireless Over-Ear Headphones - Black
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$79.95
JBL Live 400BT AmazonJBL CLUB 950, Premium Wireless Over-Ear ...JBL CLUB 950, Premium Wireless Over-Ear Headphones with Hi-Res Sound Quality and Adaptive Noise Cancellation, Black
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$169.95
JBL Live 400BT AmazonJBL Tune 120TWS - True Wireless in-Ear H...JBL Tune 120TWS - True Wireless in-Ear Headphone - Black
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$51.68
JBL Live 400BT walmartLive 400BT On-Ear Wireless Headphones wi...Live 400BT On-Ear Wireless Headphones with Voice Assistant (White)
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$49.95

Sony WH-CH510

ProductStorePrice
Sony WH-CH510 pricegrabberSony WHCH510 on-ear wireless headphones ...Sony WHCH510 on-ear wireless headphones (black)
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$38.00

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Design

1.has stereo speakers
JBL Live 400BT
Sony WH-CH510
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 an over-the-ear form
JBL Live 400BT
Sony WH-CH510
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.
3.has a detachable cable
JBL Live 400BT
Sony WH-CH510
With a detachable cable you can use alternative cables, and if the cable is pulled it will pop out instead of breaking.
4.sweat resistance
JBL Live 400BT
Sony WH-CH510
Resistance to sweat makes it ideal for use while doing sports.
5.weight

185.8g

132g

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.
6.weather-sealed (splashproof)
JBL Live 400BT
Sony WH-CH510
The device is protected with extra seals to prevent failures caused by dust, raindrops, and water splashes.

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 Live 400BT
Sony WH-CH510
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 Live 400BT
Sony WH-CH510
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 Live 400BT
Sony WH-CH510
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

40mm

30mm

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

Power

1.Battery life

24h

35h

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 Live 400BT
Sony WH-CH510
The battery can be recharged and used over again.
3.has a battery level indicator
JBL Live 400BT
Sony WH-CH510
An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.
4.charge time

2h

4.5h

The time it takes to fully charge the battery.
5.Has USB Type-C
JBL Live 400BT
Sony WH-CH510
The USB Type-C features reversible plug orientation and cable direction.
6.has a removable battery
JBL Live 400BT
Sony WH-CH510
The battery is removable and can be replaced by the user if broken.

Connectivity

1.Can be used wirelessly
JBL Live 400BT
Sony WH-CH510
Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.
2.Bluetooth version

4.2

5

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.has a 3.5mm male connector
JBL Live 400BT
Sony WH-CH510
A standard 3.5mm male connector is suitable for use with all MP3 players and computer sound cards.
4.maximum Bluetooth range

10m

10m

The device can connect at a greater distance via Bluetooth or infrared to another device.
5.supports Wi-Fi 5 (802.11ac)
JBL Live 400BT
Sony WH-CH510
802.11ac wireless works on the 5GHz frequency range. It offers higher transfer rates, improved reliability, and improved power consumption. It provides advantages for gaming and HD video streaming.
6.supports Wi-Fi 4 (802.11n)
JBL Live 400BT
Sony WH-CH510
Wi-Fi 4 (802.11n) is a wireless standard released in 2009. It has faster transfer rates and improved security compared to its predecessors – a, b, and g.

Features

1.can be used as a headset
JBL Live 400BT
Sony WH-CH510
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 Live 400BT
Sony WH-CH510
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 Live 400BT
Sony WH-CH510
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 Live 400BT
Sony WH-CH510
There is a control panel on the cable, so you can easily operate the device without having to interact with it.
6.Has voice prompts
JBL Live 400BT
Sony WH-CH510
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.

Price comparison

JBL Live 400BT

ProductStorePrice
JBL Live 400BT AmazonJBL LIVE 400BT, On-Ear Wireless Headphon...JBL LIVE 400BT, On-Ear Wireless Headphones, Black
Amazon logo
$49.95
JBL Live 400BT AmazonJBL Live 400BT Wireless w/Voice Assistan...JBL Live 400BT Wireless w/Voice Assistant - Black JBLLIVE400BTBLKAM (Renewed)
Amazon logo
$38.14
JBL Live 400BT AmazonJBL LIVE 500BT - Around-Ear Wireless Hea...JBL LIVE 500BT - Around-Ear Wireless Headphone - Black
Amazon logo
$59.95
JBL Live 400BT AmazonJBL Live 400BT On-Ear Wireless Bluetooth...JBL Live 400BT On-Ear Wireless Bluetooth Headphones Bundle with Plugable USB-BT4LE USB 2.0 Bluetooth Adapter (Black)
Amazon logo
$79.99
JBL Live 400BT AmazonJBL LIVE 650BTNC - Around-Ear Wireless H...JBL LIVE 650BTNC - Around-Ear Wireless Headphone with Noise Cancellation - Black
Amazon logo
$99.95
JBL Live 400BT AmazonJBL LIVE 300, Premium True Wireless Head...JBL LIVE 300, Premium True Wireless Headphone, Black
Amazon logo
$74.95
JBL Live 400BT AmazonJBL Live 650 Around-Ear Wireless Headpho...JBL Live 650 Around-Ear Wireless Headphone with Noise Cancellation - Black (Renewed)
Amazon logo
$83.91
JBL Live 400BT AmazonJBL TUNE 700BT - Wireless Over-Ear Headp...JBL TUNE 700BT - Wireless Over-Ear Headphones - Black
Amazon logo
$79.95
JBL Live 400BT AmazonJBL CLUB 950, Premium Wireless Over-Ear ...JBL CLUB 950, Premium Wireless Over-Ear Headphones with Hi-Res Sound Quality and Adaptive Noise Cancellation, Black
Amazon logo
$169.95
JBL Live 400BT AmazonJBL Tune 120TWS - True Wireless in-Ear H...JBL Tune 120TWS - True Wireless in-Ear Headphone - Black
Amazon logo
$51.68
JBL Live 400BT walmartLive 400BT On-Ear Wireless Headphones wi...Live 400BT On-Ear Wireless Headphones with Voice Assistant (White)
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$49.95

Sony WH-CH510

ProductStorePrice
Sony WH-CH510 pricegrabberSony WHCH510 on-ear wireless headphones ...Sony WHCH510 on-ear wireless headphones (black)
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$38.00

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