85points

Samsung Galaxy Buds Plus

79points

Sony WF-XB700

Samsung Galaxy Buds Plus
Comparison winner
Sony WF-XB700
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39 facts in comparison

Samsung Galaxy Buds Plus vs Sony WF-XB700

Samsung Galaxy Buds Plus
Sony WF-XB700
85
points
Samsung Galaxy Buds Plus
79
points
Sony WF-XB700

Why is Samsung Galaxy Buds Plus better than Sony WF-XB700?

  • 1 more microphone(s)
    ?

    3vs2
  • 6h longer battery life
    ?

    11hvs5h
  • Has an in-ear form
    ?
  • 3.8g lighter
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    12.6gvs16.4g
  • Has a mute function
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  • Wingtips included
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  • 10% longer battery life of the charging case
    ?

    11hvs10h
  • Has an accelerometer
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Why is Sony WF-XB700 better than Samsung Galaxy Buds Plus?

  • Has a neodymium magnet
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  • Has an earbud form
    ?

Price comparison

Samsung Galaxy Buds Plus

ProductStorePrice
Samsung Galaxy Buds Plus AmazonSamsung Galaxy Buds+ Plus, True Wireless...Samsung Galaxy Buds+ Plus, True Wireless Earbuds (Wireless Charging Case included), Black – US Version
Amazon logo
$129.99
Samsung Galaxy Buds Plus AmazonSamsung Galaxy Buds+ Plus, True Wireless...Samsung Galaxy Buds+ Plus, True Wireless Earbuds w/Improved Battery and Call Quality (Wireless Charging Case Included), (International Version) (Cosmic Black)
Amazon logo
$93.45
Samsung Galaxy Buds Plus AmazonSamsung Galaxy Buds+ Plus, True Wireless...Samsung Galaxy Buds+ Plus, True Wireless Earbuds (Wireless Charging Case included), Cloud Blue – US Version
Amazon logo
$129.99
Samsung Galaxy Buds Plus AmazonSamsung Galaxy Buds Live, True Wireless ...Samsung Galaxy Buds Live, True Wireless Earbuds w/Active Noise Cancelling (Wireless Charging Case Included), Mystic Black (US Version)
Amazon logo
$169.99
Samsung Galaxy Buds Plus AmazonSamsung Galaxy Buds+ Plus, True Wireless...Samsung Galaxy Buds+ Plus, True Wireless Earbuds w/improved battery and call quality (Wireless Charging Case included), Black – US Version (Renewed)
Amazon logo
$114.99
Samsung Galaxy Buds Plus AmazonSamsung Galaxy Buds Live, True Wireless ...Samsung Galaxy Buds Live, True Wireless Earbuds w/Active Noise Cancelling (Wireless Charging Case Included), Mystic Bronze (US Version)
Amazon logo
$169.00
Samsung Galaxy Buds Plus AmazonGalaxy Buds True Wireless Earbuds (Wirel...Galaxy Buds True Wireless Earbuds (Wireless Charging Case included), Silver – US Version
Amazon logo
$108.00
Samsung Galaxy Buds Plus AmazonSamsung Galaxy Buds+ Plus, True Wireless...Samsung Galaxy Buds+ Plus, True Wireless Earbuds w/improved battery and call quality, Black & Certified Fast Charge Wireless Charger Pad (2019 Edition) with Cooling Fan US version
Amazon logo
$158.53
Samsung Galaxy Buds Plus AmazonSamsung Galaxy Buds+ Plus, True Wireless...Samsung Galaxy Buds+ Plus, True Wireless Earbuds w/improved battery and call quality, Cloud Blue & Certified Fast Charge Wireless Charger Pad (2019 Edition) with Cooling Fan US version
Amazon logo
$158.53
Samsung Galaxy Buds Plus AmazonSamsung Galaxy Buds+ Plus, True Wireless...Samsung Galaxy Buds+ Plus, True Wireless Earbuds w/improved battery and call quality, White & Certified Fast Charge Wireless Charger Pad (2019 Edition) with Cooling Fan US version
Amazon logo
$158.53

Sony WF-XB700

ProductStorePrice
Sony WF-XB700 AmazonSony WF-XB700 EXTRA BASS True Wireless E...Sony WF-XB700 EXTRA BASS True Wireless Earbuds Headset/Headphones with mic for phone call Bluetooth Technology, Blue
Amazon logo
$128.00

Design

1.sweat resistance
Samsung Galaxy Buds Plus
Sony WF-XB700
Resistance to sweat makes it ideal for use while doing sports.
2.weather-sealed (splashproof)
Samsung Galaxy Buds Plus
Sony WF-XB700
The device is protected with extra seals to prevent failures caused by dust, raindrops, and water splashes.
3.is dustproof and water-resistant
Samsung Galaxy Buds Plus
Sony WF-XB700
The device is dustproof and water-resistant. Water-resistant devices can resist the penetration of water, such as powerful water jets, but not being submerged into water.
4.has stereo speakers
Samsung Galaxy Buds Plus
Sony WF-XB700
Devices with stereo speakers deliver sound from independent channels on both left and right sides, creating a richer sound and a better experience.
5.has an in-ear form
Samsung Galaxy Buds Plus
Sony WF-XB700
The in-ear device is ultracompact and lightweight, with little or no interference with earrings, spectacles, hats, or hairstyles. It is inserted in the ear canal itself and blocks out a lot of environmental noise. It has stronger bass tones and is unlikely to fall out of the ear.
6.weight

12.6g

16.4g

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

1.has active noise cancellation (noise control)
Samsung Galaxy Buds Plus
Sony WF-XB700
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.
2.has passive noise reduction
Samsung Galaxy Buds Plus
Sony WF-XB700
The device sits tightly in place, creating an acoustic seal which reduces background noise and prevents your music from leaking out.
3.has a neodymium magnet
Samsung Galaxy Buds Plus
Sony WF-XB700
Devices with neodymium magnets are lighter and more powerful than those which use ferrite magnets. They also have more bass and clear high notes.

Microphone

1.number of microphones

3

2

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

Power

1.Battery life

11h

5h

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
Samsung Galaxy Buds Plus
Sony WF-XB700
The battery can be recharged and used over again.
3.has a battery level indicator
Samsung Galaxy Buds Plus
Sony WF-XB700
An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.
4.has wireless charging
Samsung Galaxy Buds Plus
Sony WF-XB700
The manufacturer offers a branded wireless charging kit. To charge the device, you simply put it down on its charging base.
5.Battery life of charging case

11h

10h

The battery life of the charging case as given by the manufacturer. A charging case with a longer battery life allows you to recharge your headphones on the go multiple times before having to recharge the case itself.

Connectivity

1.Bluetooth version

5

5

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.
2.Has USB Type-C
Samsung Galaxy Buds Plus
Sony WF-XB700
The USB Type-C features reversible plug orientation and cable direction.
3.Can be used wirelessly
Samsung Galaxy Buds Plus
Sony WF-XB700
Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.
4.Has Bluetooth aptX
Samsung Galaxy Buds Plus
Sony WF-XB700
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.supports Bluetooth pairing using NFC
Samsung Galaxy Buds Plus
Sony WF-XB700
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.

Features

1.has a mute function
Samsung Galaxy Buds Plus
Sony WF-XB700
The device has an option to mute/unmute a conversation directly from the device.
2.can be used as a headset
Samsung Galaxy Buds Plus
Sony WF-XB700
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.
3.has voice commands
Samsung Galaxy Buds Plus
Sony WF-XB700
You can use your voice to control key functions of the device and you can easily access your device without pushing any button.
4.control panel placed on a device
Samsung Galaxy Buds Plus
Sony WF-XB700
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 voice prompts
Samsung Galaxy Buds Plus
Sony WF-XB700
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.
6.travel bag is included
Samsung Galaxy Buds Plus
Sony WF-XB700
The device comes with its own special case or pouch, which is useful for safe transportation.

Miscellaneous

1.has a noise-canceling microphone
Samsung Galaxy Buds Plus
Sony WF-XB700
These microphones are designed to filter out background noise from the desired sound. Especially useful in noisy environments.
2.Has a wind noise reduction microphone
Samsung Galaxy Buds Plus
Sony WF-XB700
A wind noise reduction microphone is designed to reduce wind interference, providing sharper audio in windy situations.
3.has an open-back design
Samsung Galaxy Buds Plus
Sony WF-XB700
The device is designed in a way that allows sound to go out through the back of the ear cups, which usually have vents or perforations. This design provides very natural and accurate sound.
4.Has audio digital encryption
Samsung Galaxy Buds Plus
Sony WF-XB700
The audio signal is coded and encrypted digitally, allowing for highly secure conversations.
5.is reversible
Samsung Galaxy Buds Plus
Sony WF-XB700
This is a monaural device which could be used for both ears.
6.supports Wi-Fi
Samsung Galaxy Buds Plus
Sony WF-XB700
The device can connect to Wi-Fi.

Price comparison

Samsung Galaxy Buds Plus

ProductStorePrice
Samsung Galaxy Buds Plus AmazonSamsung Galaxy Buds+ Plus, True Wireless...Samsung Galaxy Buds+ Plus, True Wireless Earbuds (Wireless Charging Case included), Black – US Version
Amazon logo
$129.99
Samsung Galaxy Buds Plus AmazonSamsung Galaxy Buds+ Plus, True Wireless...Samsung Galaxy Buds+ Plus, True Wireless Earbuds w/Improved Battery and Call Quality (Wireless Charging Case Included), (International Version) (Cosmic Black)
Amazon logo
$93.45
Samsung Galaxy Buds Plus AmazonSamsung Galaxy Buds+ Plus, True Wireless...Samsung Galaxy Buds+ Plus, True Wireless Earbuds (Wireless Charging Case included), Cloud Blue – US Version
Amazon logo
$129.99
Samsung Galaxy Buds Plus AmazonSamsung Galaxy Buds Live, True Wireless ...Samsung Galaxy Buds Live, True Wireless Earbuds w/Active Noise Cancelling (Wireless Charging Case Included), Mystic Black (US Version)
Amazon logo
$169.99
Samsung Galaxy Buds Plus AmazonSamsung Galaxy Buds+ Plus, True Wireless...Samsung Galaxy Buds+ Plus, True Wireless Earbuds w/improved battery and call quality (Wireless Charging Case included), Black – US Version (Renewed)
Amazon logo
$114.99
Samsung Galaxy Buds Plus AmazonSamsung Galaxy Buds Live, True Wireless ...Samsung Galaxy Buds Live, True Wireless Earbuds w/Active Noise Cancelling (Wireless Charging Case Included), Mystic Bronze (US Version)
Amazon logo
$169.00
Samsung Galaxy Buds Plus AmazonGalaxy Buds True Wireless Earbuds (Wirel...Galaxy Buds True Wireless Earbuds (Wireless Charging Case included), Silver – US Version
Amazon logo
$108.00
Samsung Galaxy Buds Plus AmazonSamsung Galaxy Buds+ Plus, True Wireless...Samsung Galaxy Buds+ Plus, True Wireless Earbuds w/improved battery and call quality, Black & Certified Fast Charge Wireless Charger Pad (2019 Edition) with Cooling Fan US version
Amazon logo
$158.53
Samsung Galaxy Buds Plus AmazonSamsung Galaxy Buds+ Plus, True Wireless...Samsung Galaxy Buds+ Plus, True Wireless Earbuds w/improved battery and call quality, Cloud Blue & Certified Fast Charge Wireless Charger Pad (2019 Edition) with Cooling Fan US version
Amazon logo
$158.53
Samsung Galaxy Buds Plus AmazonSamsung Galaxy Buds+ Plus, True Wireless...Samsung Galaxy Buds+ Plus, True Wireless Earbuds w/improved battery and call quality, White & Certified Fast Charge Wireless Charger Pad (2019 Edition) with Cooling Fan US version
Amazon logo
$158.53

Sony WF-XB700

ProductStorePrice
Sony WF-XB700 AmazonSony WF-XB700 EXTRA BASS True Wireless E...Sony WF-XB700 EXTRA BASS True Wireless Earbuds Headset/Headphones with mic for phone call Bluetooth Technology, Blue
Amazon logo
$128.00

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