78points

JBL Live 500BT

56points

JBL Tune 500BT

JBL Live 500BT
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JBL Live 500BT vs JBL Tune 500BT

JBL Live 500BT
JBL Tune 500BT
78
points
JBL Live 500BT
56
points
JBL Tune 500BT

Why is JBL Live 500BT better than JBL Tune 500BT?

  • 2Hz lower low-frequency
    ?

    18Hzvs20Hz
  • Has stereo speakers
    ?
  • 84dB/mW higher sound pressure level
    ?

    108dB/mWvs24dB/mW
  • 17h longer battery life
    ?

    33hvs16h
  • Has an over-the-ear form
    ?
  • Has a detachable cable
    ?
  • 0.1 newer Bluetooth version
    ?

    4.2vs4.1
  • 18mm bigger driver unit
    ?

    50mmvs32mm

Why is JBL Tune 500BT better than JBL Live 500BT?

  • 76.6g lighter
    ?

    155gvs231.6g
  • Has an on-ear form
    ?

Price comparison

JBL Live 500BT

Buy used:

$55.00

ProductStorePrice
JBL Live 500BT AmazonJBL LIVE 650BTNC - Around-Ear Wireless H...JBL LIVE 650BTNC - Around-Ear Wireless Headphone with Noise Cancellation - Black
Amazon logo
$149.95
JBL Live 500BT AmazonJBL LIVE 500BT Over-the-Ear Headphones -...JBL LIVE 500BT Over-the-Ear Headphones - Black - JBLLIVE500BTBLKAM (Renewed)
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$69.00
JBL Live 500BT AmazonJBL TUNE 600BTNC - Noise Cancelling On-E...JBL TUNE 600BTNC - Noise Cancelling On-Ear Wireless Bluetooth Headphone - Black
Amazon logo
$79.95
JBL Live 500BT AmazonJBL TUNE 500BT - On-Ear Wireless Bluetoo...JBL TUNE 500BT - On-Ear Wireless Bluetooth Headphone - Black
Amazon logo
$49.88
JBL Live 500BT AmazonJBL TUNE 750BTNC - Wireless Over-Ear Hea...JBL TUNE 750BTNC - Wireless Over-Ear Headphones with Noise Cancellation - Black
Amazon logo
$129.95
JBL Live 500BT AmazonJBL E45BT On-Ear Wireless Headphones (Wh...JBL E45BT On-Ear Wireless Headphones (White)
Amazon logo
$59.98
JBL Live 500BT AmazonJBL Live 500BT Wireless Bluetooth On-Ear...JBL Live 500BT Wireless Bluetooth On-Ear Headphones Bundle with Anker PowerPort Elite 2 Ports USB Wall Charger - Green
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$149.99
JBL Live 500BT AmazonJBL E55BT Over-Ear Wireless Headphones B...JBL E55BT Over-Ear Wireless Headphones Black
Amazon logo
$79.99
JBL Live 500BT walmartJBL T500BT On-Ear, Wireless Bluetooth He...JBL T500BT On-Ear, Wireless Bluetooth Headphone - Black
walmart logo
$49.88
JBL Live 500BT aliexpressJBL Live 500BT Wireless Bluetooth Smart ...JBL Live 500BT Wireless Bluetooth Smart Headphone AI voice Assistant Earphone Sport Headset 30Hours Music Multi-Point Connection
aliexpress logo
$146.98

JBL Tune 500BT

Buy used:

$94.95

ProductStorePrice
JBL Tune 500BT AmazonJBL TUNE 600BTNC - Noise Cancelling On-E...JBL TUNE 600BTNC - Noise Cancelling On-Ear Wireless Bluetooth Headphone - Black
Amazon logo
$79.95
JBL Tune 500BT AmazonJBL E45BT On-Ear Wireless Headphones (Bl...JBL E45BT On-Ear Wireless Headphones (Blue)
Amazon logo
$53.73
JBL Tune 500BT AmazonJBL TUNE 750BTNC - Wireless Over-Ear Hea...JBL TUNE 750BTNC - Wireless Over-Ear Headphones with Noise Cancellation - Black
Amazon logo
$129.95
JBL Tune 500BT AmazonJBL T450BT Wireless On-Ear Headphones wi...JBL T450BT Wireless On-Ear Headphones with Built-in Remote and Microphone (Black)
Amazon logo
$44.95
JBL Tune 500BT AmazonJBL TUNE 120TWS - True Wireless in-Ear H...JBL TUNE 120TWS - True Wireless in-Ear Headphone - Black
Amazon logo
$79.95
JBL Tune 500BT AmazonJBL LIVE 500BT Over-the-Ear Headphones -...JBL LIVE 500BT Over-the-Ear Headphones - Black - JBLLIVE500BTBLKAM (Renewed)
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$69.00
JBL Tune 500BT AmazonJLab Audio JBuds Air True Wireless Signa...JLab Audio JBuds Air True Wireless Signature Bluetooth Earbuds + Charging Case - Black - IP55 Sweat Resistance - Bluetooth 5.0 Connection - 3 EQ Sound Settings: JLab Signature, Balanced, Bass Boost
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$49.00
JBL Tune 500BT AmazonJBL TUNE 120TWS Wireless In-Ear Headphon...JBL TUNE 120TWS Wireless In-Ear Headphones (Black) (Renewed)
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$53.36
JBL Tune 500BT AmazonJBL TUNE 500 - Wired On-Ear Headphones -...JBL TUNE 500 - Wired On-Ear Headphones - White
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$29.95
JBL Tune 500BT walmartJBL T500BT On-Ear, Wireless Bluetooth He...JBL T500BT On-Ear, Wireless Bluetooth Headphone - Black
walmart logo
$49.88
JBL Tune 500BT aliexpressHeadphones wireless JBL tune 500bt
aliexpress logo
$37.06

Design

1.has stereo speakers
JBL Live 500BT
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.has an over-the-ear form
JBL Live 500BT
JBL Tune 500BT
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 500BT
JBL Tune 500BT
With a detachable cable you can use alternative cables, and if the cable is pulled it will pop out instead of breaking.
4.sweat resistant
JBL Live 500BT
JBL Tune 500BT
Resistance to sweat makes it ideal for use while doing sports.
5.weather-sealed (splashproof)
JBL Live 500BT
JBL Tune 500BT
The device is protected with extra seals to prevent failures caused by dust, raindrops, and water splashes.
6.weight

231.6g

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.

Sound quality

1.sound pressure level

108dB/mW

24dB/mW

Devices with a higher sound pressure level are generally louder when supplied with any given audio source.
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.lowest frequency

18Hz

20Hz

The lowest frequency at which the device produces audio. The lower the low-frequency response, the stronger and juicier the bass.
4.has passive noise reduction
JBL Live 500BT
JBL Tune 500BT
The device sits tightly in place, creating an acoustic seal which reduces background noise and prevents your music from leaking out.
5.impedance

32 Ohms

32 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.
6.driver unit size

50mm

32mm

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

33h

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.charge time

2h

2h

The time it takes to fully charge the battery.
3.battery power

700mAh

300mAh

Battery power, also called battery capacity, represents the amount of electrical energy stored in the battery. Measured in milliampere-hours (mAh), it indicates how much electric power can be used over time. More battery power translates into longer battery life.
4.has a rechargeable battery
JBL Live 500BT
JBL Tune 500BT
The battery can be recharged and used over again.
5.has a battery level indicator
JBL Live 500BT
JBL Tune 500BT
An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.
6.Has USB Type-C
JBL Live 500BT
JBL Tune 500BT
The USB Type-C features reversible plug orientation and cable direction.

Connectivity

1.Bluetooth version

4.2

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.
2.Can be used wirelessly
JBL Live 500BT
JBL Tune 500BT
Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.
3.has a 3.5mm male connector
JBL Live 500BT
JBL Tune 500BT
A standard 3.5mm male connector is suitable for use with all MP3 players and computer sound cards.
4.supports Bluetooth pairing using NFC
JBL Live 500BT
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 Live 500BT
JBL Tune 500BT
The device can connect to Wi-Fi.

Features

1.can be used as a headset
JBL Live 500BT
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.number of microphones

1

1

More microphones result in better sound quality and enable the device to filter out background noise.
3.control panel placed on a device
JBL Live 500BT
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 a noise-cancelling microphone
JBL Live 500BT
JBL Tune 500BT
These microphones are designed to filter out background noise from the desired sound. Especially useful in noisy environments.
5.has an in-line control panel
JBL Live 500BT
JBL Tune 500BT
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 500BT
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.

Price comparison

JBL Live 500BT

Buy used:

$55.00

ProductStorePrice
JBL Live 500BT AmazonJBL LIVE 650BTNC - Around-Ear Wireless H...JBL LIVE 650BTNC - Around-Ear Wireless Headphone with Noise Cancellation - Black
Amazon logo
$149.95
JBL Live 500BT AmazonJBL LIVE 500BT Over-the-Ear Headphones -...JBL LIVE 500BT Over-the-Ear Headphones - Black - JBLLIVE500BTBLKAM (Renewed)
Amazon logo
$69.00
JBL Live 500BT AmazonJBL TUNE 600BTNC - Noise Cancelling On-E...JBL TUNE 600BTNC - Noise Cancelling On-Ear Wireless Bluetooth Headphone - Black
Amazon logo
$79.95
JBL Live 500BT AmazonJBL TUNE 500BT - On-Ear Wireless Bluetoo...JBL TUNE 500BT - On-Ear Wireless Bluetooth Headphone - Black
Amazon logo
$49.88
JBL Live 500BT AmazonJBL TUNE 750BTNC - Wireless Over-Ear Hea...JBL TUNE 750BTNC - Wireless Over-Ear Headphones with Noise Cancellation - Black
Amazon logo
$129.95
JBL Live 500BT AmazonJBL E45BT On-Ear Wireless Headphones (Wh...JBL E45BT On-Ear Wireless Headphones (White)
Amazon logo
$59.98
JBL Live 500BT AmazonJBL Live 500BT Wireless Bluetooth On-Ear...JBL Live 500BT Wireless Bluetooth On-Ear Headphones Bundle with Anker PowerPort Elite 2 Ports USB Wall Charger - Green
Amazon logo
$149.99
JBL Live 500BT AmazonJBL E55BT Over-Ear Wireless Headphones B...JBL E55BT Over-Ear Wireless Headphones Black
Amazon logo
$79.99
JBL Live 500BT walmartJBL T500BT On-Ear, Wireless Bluetooth He...JBL T500BT On-Ear, Wireless Bluetooth Headphone - Black
walmart logo
$49.88
JBL Live 500BT aliexpressJBL Live 500BT Wireless Bluetooth Smart ...JBL Live 500BT Wireless Bluetooth Smart Headphone AI voice Assistant Earphone Sport Headset 30Hours Music Multi-Point Connection
aliexpress logo
$146.98

JBL Tune 500BT

Buy used:

$94.95

ProductStorePrice
JBL Tune 500BT AmazonJBL TUNE 600BTNC - Noise Cancelling On-E...JBL TUNE 600BTNC - Noise Cancelling On-Ear Wireless Bluetooth Headphone - Black
Amazon logo
$79.95
JBL Tune 500BT AmazonJBL E45BT On-Ear Wireless Headphones (Bl...JBL E45BT On-Ear Wireless Headphones (Blue)
Amazon logo
$53.73
JBL Tune 500BT AmazonJBL TUNE 750BTNC - Wireless Over-Ear Hea...JBL TUNE 750BTNC - Wireless Over-Ear Headphones with Noise Cancellation - Black
Amazon logo
$129.95
JBL Tune 500BT AmazonJBL T450BT Wireless On-Ear Headphones wi...JBL T450BT Wireless On-Ear Headphones with Built-in Remote and Microphone (Black)
Amazon logo
$44.95
JBL Tune 500BT AmazonJBL TUNE 120TWS - True Wireless in-Ear H...JBL TUNE 120TWS - True Wireless in-Ear Headphone - Black
Amazon logo
$79.95
JBL Tune 500BT AmazonJBL LIVE 500BT Over-the-Ear Headphones -...JBL LIVE 500BT Over-the-Ear Headphones - Black - JBLLIVE500BTBLKAM (Renewed)
Amazon logo
$69.00
JBL Tune 500BT AmazonJLab Audio JBuds Air True Wireless Signa...JLab Audio JBuds Air True Wireless Signature Bluetooth Earbuds + Charging Case - Black - IP55 Sweat Resistance - Bluetooth 5.0 Connection - 3 EQ Sound Settings: JLab Signature, Balanced, Bass Boost
Amazon logo
$49.00
JBL Tune 500BT AmazonJBL TUNE 120TWS Wireless In-Ear Headphon...JBL TUNE 120TWS Wireless In-Ear Headphones (Black) (Renewed)
Amazon logo
$53.36
JBL Tune 500BT AmazonJBL TUNE 500 - Wired On-Ear Headphones -...JBL TUNE 500 - Wired On-Ear Headphones - White
Amazon logo
$29.95
JBL Tune 500BT walmartJBL T500BT On-Ear, Wireless Bluetooth He...JBL T500BT On-Ear, Wireless Bluetooth Headphone - Black
walmart logo
$49.88
JBL Tune 500BT aliexpressHeadphones wireless JBL tune 500bt
aliexpress logo
$37.06

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