83points

Olympus WS-801

79points

Olympus WS-802

Olympus WS-801
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Olympus WS-801 vs Olympus WS-802

Olympus WS-801
Olympus WS-802
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Olympus WS-801
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Olympus WS-802

Why is Olympus WS-801 better than Olympus WS-802?

  • Has an LED-backlit display
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Why is Olympus WS-802 better than Olympus WS-801?

  • Has stereo speakers
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Price comparison

Olympus WS-802

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Design

1.has an LED-backlit display
Olympus WS-801
Olympus WS-802
Uses LED backlighting, resulting in better image quality, more vibrant colors and richer blacks.
2.volume

59.32cm³

59.32cm³

Volume is the quantity of three-dimensional space enclosed by the product's chassis or, in simpler terms, the space the product occupies.
3.weight

57g

57g

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.
4.Has a dedicated Record Button
Olympus WS-801
Olympus WS-802
Dedicated Record Button makes recording fast and simple because you need only to press it to start and stop the recording.
5.width

40mm

40mm

The width represents the horizontal dimension of the product. We consider a smaller width better because it assures easy maneuverability.
6.LCD display with 3 subpixels per pixels
Olympus WS-801
Olympus WS-802
The device has an LCD display with 3 subpixels per pixel, resulting in sharp and crisp images. Pixels in some displays (like AMOLED) share one subpixel to preserve space. This can result in a less crisp, slightly blurred image.

Audio

1.has stereo speakers
Olympus WS-801
Olympus WS-802
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 a noise cut function
Olympus WS-801
Olympus WS-802
The noise cut function make play-back clearer, with low background noise.
3.Has an automatic recording
Olympus WS-801
Olympus WS-802
You can set your device to automatically record whenever sound above your designated level is detected.
4.has a stereo microphone
Olympus WS-801
Olympus WS-802
A stereo microphone allows to record audio files or movies in stereo without an external microphone.
5.has a microphone input
Olympus WS-801
Olympus WS-802
A microphone port allows connecting external high-end or specialized microphones.
6.Has a background noise filter
Olympus WS-801
Olympus WS-802
The device has a filter to reduce background noise.

Memory & Battery

1.has an external memory slot
Olympus WS-801
Olympus WS-802
The device has a standard memory slot (such as an SD or micro SD card slot) that enables you to extend the built-in internal storage with affordable memory modules, or easily retrieve data, such as photographs, from the memory card.
2.has a rechargeable battery
Olympus WS-801
Olympus WS-802
The battery can be recharged and used over again.
3.internal storage

2GB

2GB

The internal storage, also called read-only memory (ROM), refers to the built-in storage space available in a device for system data, apps, and user-generated data. With a large amount of internal storage, you can save more files and apps on your device.
4.Records onto an SD card
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Olympus WS-802
You can record lectures, music, notes, etc., directly onto an SD card, which provides more storage flexibility.

Connectivity

1.USB ports

1

1

With more USB ports, you are able to connect more devices.
2.has a socket for a 3.5 mm audio jack
Olympus WS-801
Olympus WS-802
With a standard mini jack socket, you can use the device with most headphones.
3.Has a built-in USB male connector
Olympus WS-801
Olympus WS-802
The device comes with a built-in USB male connector and doesn't need a separate USB cable to connect with the computer.
4.USB version

2

2

Newer USB versions are faster and have better power management.

Features

1.Has an A-B repeat feature
Olympus WS-801
Olympus WS-802
You can use the A-B repeat feature to mark the beginning and ending of a particular passage of a recording that you want to listen again and again.
2.Can synchronize your documents with a USB drive
Olympus WS-801
Olympus WS-802
The device can save and synchronize documents with the USB drive.

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