51points

JBL Synchros S300

44points

JBL Synchros S500

JBL Synchros S300
Comparison winner
JBL Synchros S500
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16 facts in comparison

JBL Synchros S300 vs JBL Synchros S500

JBL Synchros S300
JBL Synchros S500
51
points
JBL Synchros S300
44
points
JBL Synchros S500

Why is JBL Synchros S300 better than JBL Synchros S500?

  • Has passive noise reduction
    ?
  • Can be folded
    ?
  • Has included ear pads
    ?
  • Has an on-ear form
    ?
  • Has an L-shaped plug
    ?

Why is JBL Synchros S500 better than JBL Synchros S300?

  • 2dB/mW higher sound pressure level
    ?

    117dB/mWvs115dB/mW
  • Has an over-the-ear form
    ?
  • Can be used as a headset
    ?
  • 10mm bigger driver unit
    ?

    50mmvs40mm
  • Has a removable battery
    ?

Price comparison

Design

1.has an over-the-ear form
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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 Synchros S300
JBL Synchros S500
2.has a detachable cable
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With a detachable cable you can use alternative cables, and if the cable is pulled it will pop out instead of breaking.

JBL Synchros S300
JBL Synchros S500
3.travel bag is included
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The device comes with its own special case or pouch, which is useful for safe transportation.

JBL Synchros S300
JBL Synchros S500
4.has included ear pads
?

Allows you to change ear pads without buying new ones.

JBL Synchros S300
JBL Synchros S500
5.can be folded
?

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

JBL Synchros S300
JBL Synchros S500
6.has an on-ear form
?

This device comfortably rests on top of your outer ears. As it doesn't block out everything from the outside world, it's preferred in places like office environments and recommended for outdoor activities.

JBL Synchros S300
JBL Synchros S500

Sound quality

1.highest frequency
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The highest frequency at which device produces audio. The higher the high-frequency response, the clearer and crispier the treble. Show more

Best

Sony MDR-Z1

120000Hz

22000Hz

22000Hz

2.lowest frequency
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The lowest frequency at which the device produces audio. The lower the low-frequency response, the stronger and juicier the bass. Show more

Best

Sony MH1CBLK

1Hz

10Hz

10Hz

3.sound pressure level
?

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

Best

AKG K553 Pro

144dB/mW

115dB/mW

117dB/mW

4.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.

JBL Synchros S300
JBL Synchros S500
5.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

Monoprice Monolith M1570

106mm

40mm

50mm

Power

1.has a removable battery
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The battery is removable and can be replaced by the user if broken. Show more

JBL Synchros S300
JBL Synchros S500

Connectivity

1.has a 3.5mm male connector
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A standard 3.5mm male connector is suitable for use with all MP3 players and computer sound cards.

JBL Synchros S300
JBL Synchros S500

Features

1.can be used as a headset
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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.

JBL Synchros S300
JBL Synchros S500
2.has an in-line control panel
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There is a control panel on the cable, so you can easily operate the device without having to interact with it.

JBL Synchros S300
JBL Synchros S500

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