59points

JBL Tune 500BT

64points

Panasonic RP-HC800

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JBL Tune 500BT vs Panasonic RP-HC800

JBL Tune 500BT
Panasonic RP-HC800
59
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JBL Tune 500BT
64
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Panasonic RP-HC800

Why is JBL Tune 500BT better than Panasonic RP-HC800?

  • Has stereo speakers
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  • Has a rechargeable battery
    ?
  • 92g lighter
    ?

    155gvs247g
  • Control panel placed on a device
    ?
  • Has a battery level indicator
    ?
  • Has an on-ear form
    ?
  • Has voice prompts
    ?
  • Has voice commands
    ?

Why is Panasonic RP-HC800 better than JBL Tune 500BT?

  • 10Hz lower low-frequency
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    10Hzvs20Hz
  • 5000Hz higher high-frequency
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    25000Hzvs20000Hz
  • Has active noise cancellation (noise control)
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  • 70dB/mW higher sound pressure level
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    94dB/mWvs24dB/mW
  • Has an over-the-ear form
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  • 13 Ohms lower impedance
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    19 Ohmsvs32 Ohms
  • Has a neodymium magnet
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  • Has a detachable cable
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Price comparison

JBL Tune 500BT

Buy used:

$39.99

ProductStorePrice
JBL Tune 500BT aliexpressJBL Tune SD-500BT Wireless Headset, CT, ...JBL Tune SD-500BT Wireless Headset, CT, OE, Blue
aliexpress logo
$48.90
JBL Tune 500BT walmartJBL T500BT On-Ear, Wireless Bluetooth He...JBL T500BT On-Ear, Wireless Bluetooth Headphone - Black
walmart logo
$49.88

Design

1.has stereo speakers
JBL Tune 500BT
Panasonic RP-HC800
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 Tune 500BT
Panasonic RP-HC800
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 Tune 500BT
Panasonic RP-HC800
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 Tune 500BT
Panasonic RP-HC800
Resistance to sweat makes it ideal for use while doing sports.
5.weight

155g

247g

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 Tune 500BT
Panasonic RP-HC800
The device is protected with extra seals to prevent failures caused by dust, raindrops, and water splashes.

Sound quality

1.lowest frequency

20Hz

10Hz

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

25000Hz

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 Tune 500BT
Panasonic RP-HC800
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 Tune 500BT
Panasonic RP-HC800
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

24dB/mW

94dB/mW

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

32 Ohms

19 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.has a rechargeable battery
JBL Tune 500BT
Panasonic RP-HC800
The battery can be recharged and used over again.
2.has a battery level indicator
JBL Tune 500BT
Panasonic RP-HC800
An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.
3.Has USB Type-C
JBL Tune 500BT
Panasonic RP-HC800
The USB Type-C features reversible plug orientation and cable direction.
4.has a removable battery
JBL Tune 500BT
Panasonic RP-HC800
The battery is removable and can be replaced by the user if broken.

Connectivity

1.Can be used wirelessly
JBL Tune 500BT
Panasonic RP-HC800
Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.
2.has a 3.5mm male connector
JBL Tune 500BT
Panasonic RP-HC800
A standard 3.5mm male connector is suitable for use with all MP3 players and computer sound cards.
3.supports Bluetooth pairing using NFC
JBL Tune 500BT
Panasonic RP-HC800
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.
4.supports Wi-Fi
JBL Tune 500BT
Panasonic RP-HC800
The device can connect to Wi-Fi.

Features

1.can be used as a headset
JBL Tune 500BT
Panasonic RP-HC800
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 Tune 500BT
Panasonic RP-HC800
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 Tune 500BT
Panasonic RP-HC800
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 Tune 500BT
Panasonic RP-HC800
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 Tune 500BT
Panasonic RP-HC800
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 Tune 500BT

Buy used:

$39.99

ProductStorePrice
JBL Tune 500BT aliexpressJBL Tune SD-500BT Wireless Headset, CT, ...JBL Tune SD-500BT Wireless Headset, CT, OE, Blue
aliexpress logo
$48.90
JBL Tune 500BT walmartJBL T500BT On-Ear, Wireless Bluetooth He...JBL T500BT On-Ear, Wireless Bluetooth Headphone - Black
walmart logo
$49.88

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