95points

JBL Live 500BT

60points

Skullcandy Grind Wireless

Comparison winner
JBL Live 500BT
Skullcandy Grind Wireless
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39 facts in comparison

JBL Live 500BT vs Skullcandy Grind Wireless

JBL Live 500BT
Skullcandy Grind Wireless
95
points
JBL Live 500BT
60
points
Skullcandy Grind Wireless

Why is JBL Live 500BT better than Skullcandy Grind Wireless?

  • 2Hz lower low-frequency
    ?

    18Hzvs20Hz
  • Has active noise cancelling (noise control)
    ?
  • Has an over-the-ear form
    ?
  • 21h longer battery life
    ?

    33hvs12h
  • Can be folded
    ?
  • 10mm bigger driver unit
    ?

    50mmvs40mm
  • Has an in-line control panel
    ?
  • Travel bag is included
    ?

Why is Skullcandy Grind Wireless better than JBL Live 500BT?

  • 64.6g lighter
    167gvs231.6g
  • Has an on-ear form
    ?

Price comparison

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
Skullcandy Grind Wireless
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
Skullcandy Grind Wireless
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
Skullcandy Grind Wireless
4.weight
?

Best

Sony MDR-EX150AP

3g

231.6g

167g

5.sweat resistant
?

Resistance to sweat makes it ideal for use while doing sports.

For example

Skullcandy Sesh

JBL Live 500BT
Skullcandy Grind Wireless
6.can be folded
?

Foldable devices are easier to transport and take up less storage space.

JBL Live 500BT
Skullcandy Grind Wireless

Sound quality

1.highest 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.lowest 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 passive noise reduction
?

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

For example

Skullcandy Sesh

JBL Live 500BT
Skullcandy Grind Wireless
4.impedance
?

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.

Best

Flips Solo 2 Social

4 Ohms

32 Ohms

32 Ohms

5.has active noise cancelling (noise control)
?

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.

JBL Live 500BT
Skullcandy Grind Wireless
6.driver unit size
?

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

40mm

Power

1.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

12h

2.has a rechargeable battery
?

The battery can be recharged and used over again.

JBL Live 500BT
Skullcandy Grind Wireless
3.has a battery level indicator
?

An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.

JBL Live 500BT
Skullcandy Grind Wireless
4.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
Skullcandy Grind Wireless

Connectivity

1.Bluetooth version
?

Best

Skullcandy Sesh

5

4.2

4.1

2.Can be used wirelessly
?

Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.

JBL Live 500BT
Skullcandy Grind Wireless
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
Skullcandy Grind Wireless
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
Skullcandy Grind Wireless
5.Has WiFi
?

The device can connect to WiFi.

For example

Meters OV-1 Bluetooth

JBL Live 500BT
Skullcandy Grind Wireless

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
Skullcandy Grind Wireless
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
Skullcandy Grind Wireless
3.number of microphones
?

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

Best

Bose Noise Cancelling Headphones 700

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
Skullcandy Grind Wireless
5.has a noise canceling microphone
?

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

JBL Live 500BT
Skullcandy Grind Wireless
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
Skullcandy Grind Wireless

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