68points
71points

JBL Live 500BT

87points
92points

Sennheiser HD 4.50 BTNC

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JBL Live 500BT vs Sennheiser HD 4.50 BTNC

JBL Live 500BT
Sennheiser HD 4.50 BTNC

Why is JBL Live 500BT better than Sennheiser HD 4.50 BTNC?

  • 14h longer battery life
    ?

    33hvs19h
  • 0.2 newer Bluetooth version
    ?

    4.2vs4
  • Has an in-line control panel
    ?

Why is Sennheiser HD 4.50 BTNC better than JBL Live 500BT?

  • 2000Hz higher high-frequency
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    22000Hzvs20000Hz
  • Has passive noise reduction
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  • Has active noise cancellation (noise control)
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  • 5dB/mW higher sound pressure level
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    113dB/mWvs108dB/mW
  • Has a neodymium magnet
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  • 14 Ohms lower impedance
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    18 Ohmsvs32 Ohms
  • Has a noise-canceling microphone
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  • 1 more microphone(s)
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    2vs1

Price comparison

JBL Live 500BT

ProductStorePrice
JBL Live 500BT AmazonJBL LIVE 500BT - Around-Ear Wireless Hea...JBL LIVE 500BT - Around-Ear Wireless Headphone - Green
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$99.95
JBL Live 500BT aliexpressJBL Live 500BT Headphone Wireless Blueto...JBL Live 500BT Headphone Wireless Bluetooth Smart AI voice Assistant Earphone Sport Headset 30Hours Music Multi-Point Connection
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$146.90
JBL Live 500BT aliexpressJBL Live 500BT Headphone Wireless Blueto...JBL Live 500BT Headphone Wireless Bluetooth Smart AI voice Assistant Earphone Sport Headset 30Hours Music Multi-Point Connection
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$136.92
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
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$129.99
JBL Live 500BT aliexpressJBL Live 500BT Headphone Wireless Blueto...JBL Live 500BT Headphone Wireless Bluetooth Smart AI voice Assistant Earphone Sport Headset 30Hours Music Multi-Point Connection
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$139.77
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
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$146.98

Sennheiser HD 4.50 BTNC

ProductStorePrice
Sennheiser HD 4.50 BTNC AmazonSennheiser HD 4.50 Bluetooth Wireless He...Sennheiser HD 4.50 Bluetooth Wireless Headphones with Active Noise Cancellation, Black and Silver(HD 4.50 BTNC)
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$138.00
Sennheiser HD 4.50 BTNC AmazonSennheiser HD 4.50 Bluetooth Wireless He...Sennheiser HD 4.50 Bluetooth Wireless Headphones with Active Noise Cancellation (HD 4.50 BTNC) (Renewed)
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$108.00
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$2.80
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$2.76
Sennheiser HD 4.50 BTNC aliexpressReplacement Audio Cable For Sennheiser M...Replacement Audio Cable For Sennheiser Momentum 2.0 /HD4.40 HD 4.40 BT HD4.50 HD 4.50 BTNC HD4.30i HD4.30G Headphone cable
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$4.79
Sennheiser HD 4.50 BTNC aliexpressJZF-185 A Pair Of Replacement Ear Pads S...JZF-185 A Pair Of Replacement Ear Pads Suitable For Sennheiser HD 4.50 HD4.50 BTNC Headphones 2 Replaceable Ear Pads
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$1.99
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$2.57

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Design

1.has stereo speakers
JBL Live 500BT
Sennheiser HD 4.50 BTNC
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
Sennheiser HD 4.50 BTNC
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
Sennheiser HD 4.50 BTNC
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
Sennheiser HD 4.50 BTNC
Resistance to sweat makes it ideal for use while doing sports.
5.weather-sealed (splashproof)
JBL Live 500BT
Sennheiser HD 4.50 BTNC
The device is protected with extra seals to prevent failures caused by dust, raindrops, and water splashes.
6.weight

231.6g

221.1g

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

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

22000Hz

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
Sennheiser HD 4.50 BTNC
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
Sennheiser HD 4.50 BTNC
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

113dB/mW

Devices with a higher sound pressure level are generally louder when supplied with any given audio source.
6.has a neodymium magnet
JBL Live 500BT
Sennheiser HD 4.50 BTNC
Devices with neodymium magnets are lighter and more powerful than those which use ferrite magnets. They also have more bass and clear high notes.

Power

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
Sennheiser HD 4.50 BTNC
The battery can be recharged and used over again.
3.has a battery level indicator
JBL Live 500BT
Sennheiser HD 4.50 BTNC
An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.
The time it takes to fully charge the battery.
5.battery power

700mAh

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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 USB Type-C
JBL Live 500BT
Sennheiser HD 4.50 BTNC
The USB Type-C features reversible plug orientation and cable direction.

Connectivity

1.Can be used wirelessly
JBL Live 500BT
Sennheiser HD 4.50 BTNC
Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.
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
Sennheiser HD 4.50 BTNC
A standard 3.5mm male connector is suitable for use with all MP3 players and computer sound cards.
4.Has Bluetooth aptX
JBL Live 500BT
Sennheiser HD 4.50 BTNC
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.
5.maximum Bluetooth range

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10m

The device can connect at a greater distance via Bluetooth or infrared to another device.
6.supports Wi-Fi 6 (802.11ax)
JBL Live 500BT
Sennheiser HD 4.50 BTNC
Wi-Fi 6, released in 2019, is based on the IEEE 802.11ax wireless LAN standard. Designed to operate in all frequency bands between 1 and 6 GHz, it offers higher data rates and lower latency compared to previous Wi-Fi technologies.

Features

1.can be used as a headset
JBL Live 500BT
Sennheiser HD 4.50 BTNC
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
Sennheiser HD 4.50 BTNC
These microphones are designed to filter out background noise from the desired sound. Especially useful in noisy environments.
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
Sennheiser HD 4.50 BTNC
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
Sennheiser HD 4.50 BTNC
There is a control panel on the cable, so you can easily operate the device without having to interact with it.
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

ProductStorePrice
JBL Live 500BT AmazonJBL LIVE 500BT - Around-Ear Wireless Hea...JBL LIVE 500BT - Around-Ear Wireless Headphone - Green
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$99.95
JBL Live 500BT aliexpressJBL Live 500BT Headphone Wireless Blueto...JBL Live 500BT Headphone Wireless Bluetooth Smart AI voice Assistant Earphone Sport Headset 30Hours Music Multi-Point Connection
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$146.90
JBL Live 500BT aliexpressJBL Live 500BT Headphone Wireless Blueto...JBL Live 500BT Headphone Wireless Bluetooth Smart AI voice Assistant Earphone Sport Headset 30Hours Music Multi-Point Connection
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$136.92
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
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$129.99
JBL Live 500BT aliexpressJBL Live 500BT Headphone Wireless Blueto...JBL Live 500BT Headphone Wireless Bluetooth Smart AI voice Assistant Earphone Sport Headset 30Hours Music Multi-Point Connection
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$139.77
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$146.98

Sennheiser HD 4.50 BTNC

ProductStorePrice
Sennheiser HD 4.50 BTNC AmazonSennheiser HD 4.50 Bluetooth Wireless He...Sennheiser HD 4.50 Bluetooth Wireless Headphones with Active Noise Cancellation, Black and Silver(HD 4.50 BTNC)
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$138.00
Sennheiser HD 4.50 BTNC AmazonSennheiser HD 4.50 Bluetooth Wireless He...Sennheiser HD 4.50 Bluetooth Wireless Headphones with Active Noise Cancellation (HD 4.50 BTNC) (Renewed)
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$108.00
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$2.80
Sennheiser HD 4.50 BTNC aliexpress2pcs Replacement Earpads for Sennheiser ...2pcs Replacement Earpads for Sennheiser HD 4.50 HD4.50 BTNC Headphones DR-BT101 ZX100 ZX300 Headphones Accessories
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$2.76
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$4.79
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$1.99
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