74points

JBL Live 500BT

70points

JBL Tune600BTNC

JBL Live 500BT
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49 facts in comparison

JBL Live 500BT vs JBL Tune600BTNC

JBL Live 500BT
JBL Tune600BTNC
74
points
JBL Live 500BT
70
points
JBL Tune600BTNC

Why is JBL Live 500BT better than JBL Tune600BTNC?

  • 2Hz lower low-frequency
    ?

    18Hzvs20Hz
  • 8dB/mW higher sound pressure level
    ?

    108dB/mWvs100dB/mW
  • 21h longer battery life
    ?

    33hvs12h
  • Has an over-the-ear form
    ?
  • 0.1 newer Bluetooth version
    ?

    4.2vs4.1
  • 18mm bigger driver unit
    ?

    50mmvs32mm
  • Has an in-line control panel
    ?
  • 14.75% more battery power
    ?

    700mAhvs610mAh

Why is JBL Tune600BTNC better than JBL Live 500BT?

  • Has active noise cancellation (noise control)
    ?
  • 58.6g lighter
    ?

    173gvs231.6g
  • Has an on-ear form
    ?

Price comparison

JBL Live 500BT

Buy used:

$89.00

ProductStorePrice
JBL Live 500BT AmazonJBL LIVE 500BT Over-the-Ear Headphones -...JBL LIVE 500BT Over-the-Ear Headphones - Black - JBLLIVE500BTBLKAM (Renewed)
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$62.41
JBL Live 500BT AmazonJBL Live 500BT Wireless Over-Ear Headpho...JBL Live 500BT Wireless Over-Ear Headphones (red)
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$149.95
JBL Live 500BT AmazonJBL TUNE 600BTNC - Noise Cancelling On-E...JBL TUNE 600BTNC - Noise Cancelling On-Ear Wireless Bluetooth Headphone - Black
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$89.00
JBL Live 500BT AmazonJBL Live 650 Around-Ear Wireless Headpho...JBL Live 650 Around-Ear Wireless Headphone with Noise Cancellation - Black (Renewed)
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$106.60
JBL Live 500BT AmazonJBL TUNE 750BTNC - Wireless Over-Ear Hea...JBL TUNE 750BTNC - Wireless Over-Ear Headphones with Noise Cancellation - Black
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$129.95
JBL Live 500BT AmazonJBL TUNE 500 - Wired On-Ear Headphones -...JBL TUNE 500 - Wired On-Ear Headphones - Black
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$29.95
JBL Live 500BT AmazoniJoy ISO Wireless, Bluetooth Headphones-...iJoy ISO Wireless, Bluetooth Headphones-Cordless Over Ear Stereo Headset- Bluetooth 5.0, 30HR Battery Built-in Microphone- Handsfree or Wired Use, Foldable (Black/Red)
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$24.99
JBL Live 500BT AmazonJBL Quantum 400 - Wired Over-Ear Gaming ...JBL Quantum 400 - Wired Over-Ear Gaming Headphones with USB and Game-Chat Balance Dial - Black
Amazon logo
$99.95
JBL Live 500BT aliexpressEarphones & Headphones JBL LIVE 500BT Po...Earphones & Headphones JBL LIVE 500BT Portable Audio headset Earphone Headphone Video with microphone
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$66.20

JBL Tune600BTNC

ProductStorePrice
JBL Tune600BTNC AmazonJBL TUNE 600BTNC - Noise Cancelling On-E...JBL TUNE 600BTNC - Noise Cancelling On-Ear Wireless Bluetooth Headphone - Black
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$89.00
JBL Tune600BTNC AmazonJBL T600BTNC Noise Cancelling, On-Ear, W...JBL T600BTNC Noise Cancelling, On-Ear, Wireless Bluetooth Headphone, Black, One Size (Renewed)
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$59.99
JBL Tune600BTNC AmazonJBL TUNE 750BTNC - Wireless Over-Ear Hea...JBL TUNE 750BTNC - Wireless Over-Ear Headphones with Noise Cancellation - Black
Amazon logo
$99.95
JBL Tune600BTNC AmazonJBL TUNE 500BT - On-Ear Wireless Bluetoo...JBL TUNE 500BT - On-Ear Wireless Bluetooth Headphone - Pink
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$39.95
JBL Tune600BTNC AmazonJBL Lifestyle E65BTNC Over-Ear Bluetooth...JBL Lifestyle E65BTNC Over-Ear Bluetooth Noise-Canceling Headphones - Black
Amazon logo
$99.99
JBL Tune600BTNC AmazonJBL Bluetooth Headphone Blue (E55BT)
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$41.54
JBL Tune600BTNC AmazonJBL Lifestyle E65BTNC Over-Ear Bluetooth...JBL Lifestyle E65BTNC Over-Ear Bluetooth Noise-canceling Headphones - Black (Renewed)
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$68.99
JBL Tune600BTNC AmazonJBL Live 650 Around-Ear Wireless Headpho...JBL Live 650 Around-Ear Wireless Headphone with Noise Cancellation - Black (Renewed)
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$100.15
JBL Tune600BTNC AmazonJBL Live 650 BT NC Over-Ear Noise Cancel...JBL Live 650 BT NC Over-Ear Noise Canceling Wireless Bluetooth Headphone Bundle with Anker PowerPort Elite 2 Ports USB Wall Charger - Black
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$199.99
JBL Tune600BTNC AmazonJBL LIVE 400BT - On-Ear Wireless Headpho...JBL LIVE 400BT - On-Ear Wireless Headphones - Black
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$69.95

Design

1.has stereo speakers
JBL Live 500BT
JBL Tune600BTNC
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 Tune600BTNC
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 Tune600BTNC
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 500BT
JBL Tune600BTNC
Resistance to sweat makes it ideal for use while doing sports.
5.weight

231.6g

173g

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 500BT
JBL Tune600BTNC
The device is protected with extra seals to prevent failures caused by dust, raindrops, and water splashes.

Sound quality

1.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.
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 500BT
JBL Tune600BTNC
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 500BT
JBL Tune600BTNC
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

108dB/mW

100dB/mW

Devices with a higher sound pressure level are generally louder when supplied with any given audio source.
6.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.

Power

1.Battery life

33h

12h

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 500BT
JBL Tune600BTNC
The battery can be recharged and used over again.
3.charge time

2h

2h

The time it takes to fully charge the battery.
4.has a battery level indicator
JBL Live 500BT
JBL Tune600BTNC
An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.
5.battery power

700mAh

610mAh

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 a removable battery
JBL Live 500BT
JBL Tune600BTNC
The battery is removable and can be replaced by the user if broken.

Connectivity

1.Can be used wirelessly
JBL Live 500BT
JBL Tune600BTNC
Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.
2.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.
3.has a 3.5mm male connector
JBL Live 500BT
JBL Tune600BTNC
A standard 3.5mm male connector is suitable for use with all MP3 players and computer sound cards.
4.supports Wi-Fi 5 (802.11ac)
JBL Live 500BT
JBL Tune600BTNC
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.
5.supports Wi-Fi 4 (802.11n)
JBL Live 500BT
JBL Tune600BTNC
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.
6.supports Bluetooth pairing using NFC
JBL Live 500BT
JBL Tune600BTNC
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 500BT
JBL Tune600BTNC
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 500BT
JBL Tune600BTNC
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 500BT
JBL Tune600BTNC
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 500BT
JBL Tune600BTNC
There is a control panel on the cable, so you can easily operate the device without having to interact with it.
6.warranty period

1

1

When covered under the manufacturer’s warranty it is possible to get a replacement in the case of a malfunction.

Price comparison

JBL Live 500BT

Buy used:

$89.00

ProductStorePrice
JBL Live 500BT AmazonJBL LIVE 500BT Over-the-Ear Headphones -...JBL LIVE 500BT Over-the-Ear Headphones - Black - JBLLIVE500BTBLKAM (Renewed)
Amazon logo
$62.41
JBL Live 500BT AmazonJBL Live 500BT Wireless Over-Ear Headpho...JBL Live 500BT Wireless Over-Ear Headphones (red)
Amazon logo
$149.95
JBL Live 500BT AmazonJBL TUNE 600BTNC - Noise Cancelling On-E...JBL TUNE 600BTNC - Noise Cancelling On-Ear Wireless Bluetooth Headphone - Black
Amazon logo
$89.00
JBL Live 500BT AmazonJBL Live 650 Around-Ear Wireless Headpho...JBL Live 650 Around-Ear Wireless Headphone with Noise Cancellation - Black (Renewed)
Amazon logo
$106.60
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 TUNE 500 - Wired On-Ear Headphones -...JBL TUNE 500 - Wired On-Ear Headphones - Black
Amazon logo
$29.95
JBL Live 500BT AmazoniJoy ISO Wireless, Bluetooth Headphones-...iJoy ISO Wireless, Bluetooth Headphones-Cordless Over Ear Stereo Headset- Bluetooth 5.0, 30HR Battery Built-in Microphone- Handsfree or Wired Use, Foldable (Black/Red)
Amazon logo
$24.99
JBL Live 500BT AmazonJBL Quantum 400 - Wired Over-Ear Gaming ...JBL Quantum 400 - Wired Over-Ear Gaming Headphones with USB and Game-Chat Balance Dial - Black
Amazon logo
$99.95
JBL Live 500BT aliexpressEarphones & Headphones JBL LIVE 500BT Po...Earphones & Headphones JBL LIVE 500BT Portable Audio headset Earphone Headphone Video with microphone
aliexpress logo
$66.20

JBL Tune600BTNC

ProductStorePrice
JBL Tune600BTNC AmazonJBL TUNE 600BTNC - Noise Cancelling On-E...JBL TUNE 600BTNC - Noise Cancelling On-Ear Wireless Bluetooth Headphone - Black
Amazon logo
$89.00
JBL Tune600BTNC AmazonJBL T600BTNC Noise Cancelling, On-Ear, W...JBL T600BTNC Noise Cancelling, On-Ear, Wireless Bluetooth Headphone, Black, One Size (Renewed)
Amazon logo
$59.99
JBL Tune600BTNC AmazonJBL TUNE 750BTNC - Wireless Over-Ear Hea...JBL TUNE 750BTNC - Wireless Over-Ear Headphones with Noise Cancellation - Black
Amazon logo
$99.95
JBL Tune600BTNC AmazonJBL TUNE 500BT - On-Ear Wireless Bluetoo...JBL TUNE 500BT - On-Ear Wireless Bluetooth Headphone - Pink
Amazon logo
$39.95
JBL Tune600BTNC AmazonJBL Lifestyle E65BTNC Over-Ear Bluetooth...JBL Lifestyle E65BTNC Over-Ear Bluetooth Noise-Canceling Headphones - Black
Amazon logo
$99.99
JBL Tune600BTNC AmazonJBL Bluetooth Headphone Blue (E55BT)
Amazon logo
$41.54
JBL Tune600BTNC AmazonJBL Lifestyle E65BTNC Over-Ear Bluetooth...JBL Lifestyle E65BTNC Over-Ear Bluetooth Noise-canceling Headphones - Black (Renewed)
Amazon logo
$68.99
JBL Tune600BTNC AmazonJBL Live 650 Around-Ear Wireless Headpho...JBL Live 650 Around-Ear Wireless Headphone with Noise Cancellation - Black (Renewed)
Amazon logo
$100.15
JBL Tune600BTNC AmazonJBL Live 650 BT NC Over-Ear Noise Cancel...JBL Live 650 BT NC Over-Ear Noise Canceling Wireless Bluetooth Headphone Bundle with Anker PowerPort Elite 2 Ports USB Wall Charger - Black
Amazon logo
$199.99
JBL Tune600BTNC AmazonJBL LIVE 400BT - On-Ear Wireless Headpho...JBL LIVE 400BT - On-Ear Wireless Headphones - Black
Amazon logo
$69.95

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