88points

JBL Live 500BT

62points

JBL T450BT

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JBL Live 500BT
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JBL Live 500BT vs JBL T450BT

JBL Live 500BT
JBL T450BT
JBL Live 500BT
JBL T450BT
88
points
JBL Live 500BT
62
points
JBL T450BT

Why is JBL Live 500BT better than JBL T450BT?

  • 2Hz lower low-frequency
    ?

    18Hzvs20Hz
  • Has a detachable cable
    ?
  • 68.4g lighter
    231.6gvs300g
  • Has an over-the-ear form
    ?
  • 22h longer battery life
    ?

    33hvs11h
  • 18mm bigger driver unit
    ?

    50mmvs32mm
  • Has an in-line control panel
    ?
  • Travel bag is included
    ?

Why is JBL T450BT better than JBL Live 500BT?

  • Has sound isolation/passive noise reduction
    ?
  • Has an on-ear form
    ?

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 Live 500BT
JBL T450BT
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 Live 500BT
JBL T450BT
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 Live 500BT
JBL T450BT
4.lighter
?

Best

Sony MDR-EX150AP

3g

231.6g

300g

5.has a tangle free cable
?

The cable is designed to minimize tangling.

For example

JBL Tune 110

JBL Live 500BT
JBL T450BT
6.can be folded
?

Folding devices are good for transporting as they take up less space in your bag.

JBL Live 500BT
JBL T450BT

Sound quality

1. higher high-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. lower low-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

18Hz

20Hz

3.has sound isolation/passive noise reduction
?

The device sits tightly in place, creating an acoustic seal which reduces background noise and prevents your music from leaking out.

JBL Live 500BT
JBL T450BT
4.has active noise cancelling (noise reduction)
?

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.

For example

Skullcandy Venue

JBL Live 500BT
JBL T450BT
5. bigger driver unit
?

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

50mm

32mm

Power

1. longer 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

33h

11h

2.has a rechargeable battery
?

The battery can be recharged and used over again.

JBL Live 500BT
JBL T450BT
3.has a battery level indicator
?

An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.

JBL Live 500BT
JBL T450BT
4. shorter charge time
?

The time it takes to fully charge the battery.

Best

Sony Xperia Ear Duo

0.46h

2h

2h

5. more battery power
?

Best

Phaz P5

2000mAh

700mAh

170mAh

6.has a removable battery
?

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

For example

Jaybird Run XT

JBL Live 500BT
JBL T450BT

Connectivity

1. newer Bluetooth version
?

Best

SoundMagic E11BT

5

4.2

4

2.Can be used wirelessly
?

Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.

JBL Live 500BT
JBL T450BT
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 Live 500BT
JBL T450BT
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 Live 500BT
JBL T450BT
5.Has WiFi
?

The device can connect to WiFi.

For example

Meters OV-1 Bluetooth

JBL Live 500BT
JBL T450BT

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 Live 500BT
JBL T450BT
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 Live 500BT
JBL T450BT
3. more microphone(s)
?

More microphones result in better sound quality and enable the device to filter out background noise.

Best

Parrot Zik Sport

8

1

1

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.

JBL Live 500BT
JBL T450BT
5.has a noise canceling microphone
?

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

For example

Mpow H5

JBL Live 500BT
JBL T450BT
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 Live 500BT
JBL T450BT

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