78points

Samsung Galaxy Buds

74points

Sony WF-1000XM3

Samsung Galaxy Buds
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Sony WF-1000XM3
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31 facts in comparison

Samsung Galaxy Buds vs Sony WF-1000XM3

Samsung Galaxy Buds
Sony WF-1000XM3
78
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Samsung Galaxy Buds
74
points
Sony WF-1000XM3

Why is Samsung Galaxy Buds better than Sony WF-1000XM3?

  • Sweat resistance
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  • Weather-sealed (splashproof)
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  • 11.4g lighter
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    5.6gvs17g
  • Has an earbud form
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  • Has wireless charging
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Why is Sony WF-1000XM3 better than Samsung Galaxy Buds?

  • Has active noise cancellation (noise control)
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  • 2 more microphone(s)
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    4vs2
  • Has a noise-canceling microphone
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  • Supports Bluetooth pairing using NFC
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Price comparison

Samsung Galaxy Buds

ProductStorePrice
Samsung Galaxy Buds backmarketSamsung Galaxy Buds True Wireless In Ear...Samsung Galaxy Buds True Wireless In Ear Bluetooth Headphones - Aura Glow Silver
backmarket logo
$93.00
Samsung Galaxy Buds backmarketSamsung Galaxy Buds R170 wireless in-ear...Samsung Galaxy Buds R170 wireless in-ear headphones - Black
backmarket logo
$76.49
Samsung Galaxy Buds backmarketSamsung Galaxy Buds R170 wireless in-ear...Samsung Galaxy Buds R170 wireless in-ear headphones - White
backmarket logo
$54.00

Sony WF-1000XM3

ProductStorePrice
Sony WF-1000XM3 AmazonSony WF-1000XM3 Industry Leading Noise C...Sony WF-1000XM3 Industry Leading Noise Canceling Truly Wireless Earbuds Headset/Headphones with Alexa Voice Control And Mic For Phone Call, Black
Amazon logo
$228.00
Sony WF-1000XM3 AmazonSony WF-1000XM3 Industry Leading Noise C...Sony WF-1000XM3 Industry Leading Noise Canceling Truly Wireless Earbuds Headset/Headphones with Alexa Voice Control And Mic For Phone Call, Silver
Amazon logo
$228.00
Sony WF-1000XM3 aliexpressEarphones wireless Sony wf-1000xm3 Bluet...Earphones wireless Sony wf-1000xm3 Bluetooth noise canceling portable audio speaker acoustic system
aliexpress logo
$253.88
Sony WF-1000XM3 walmartSony WH1000XM3 Wireless Noise Canceling ...Sony WH1000XM3 Wireless Noise Canceling Over-the-Ear Headphones with Google Assistant - Black
walmart logo
$348.00

Design

1.sweat resistance
Samsung Galaxy Buds
Sony WF-1000XM3
Resistance to sweat makes it ideal for use while doing sports.
2.weather-sealed (splashproof)
Samsung Galaxy Buds
Sony WF-1000XM3
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
Sony WF-1000XM3
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
Sony WF-1000XM3
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
Sony WF-1000XM3
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

5.6g

17g

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
Sony WF-1000XM3
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
Sony WF-1000XM3
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
Sony WF-1000XM3
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

2

4

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

Power

1.Battery life

6h

6h

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 battery level indicator
Samsung Galaxy Buds
Sony WF-1000XM3
An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.
3.has a rechargeable battery
Samsung Galaxy Buds
Sony WF-1000XM3
The battery can be recharged and used over again.
4.has wireless charging
Samsung Galaxy Buds
Sony WF-1000XM3
The manufacturer offers a branded wireless charging kit. To charge the device, you simply put it down on its charging base.

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.Can be used wirelessly
Samsung Galaxy Buds
Sony WF-1000XM3
Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.
3.Has USB Type-C
Samsung Galaxy Buds
Sony WF-1000XM3
The USB Type-C features reversible plug orientation and cable direction.
4.supports Bluetooth pairing using NFC
Samsung Galaxy Buds
Sony WF-1000XM3
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 voice commands
Samsung Galaxy Buds
Sony WF-1000XM3
You can use your voice to control key functions of the device and you can easily access your device without pushing any button.
2.has a mute function
Samsung Galaxy Buds
Sony WF-1000XM3
The device has an option to mute/unmute a conversation directly from the device.
3.can be used as a headset
Samsung Galaxy Buds
Sony WF-1000XM3
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.
4.control panel placed on a device
Samsung Galaxy Buds
Sony WF-1000XM3
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.travel bag is included
Samsung Galaxy Buds
Sony WF-1000XM3
The device comes with its own special case or pouch, which is useful for safe transportation.
6.Has voice prompts
Samsung Galaxy Buds
Sony WF-1000XM3
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.

Miscellaneous

1.has a noise-canceling microphone
Samsung Galaxy Buds
Sony WF-1000XM3
These microphones are designed to filter out background noise from the desired sound. Especially useful in noisy environments.
2.has an open-back design
Samsung Galaxy Buds
Sony WF-1000XM3
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.
3.has a 3.5mm male connector
Samsung Galaxy Buds
Sony WF-1000XM3
A standard 3.5mm male connector is suitable for use with all MP3 players and computer sound cards.
4.supports Wi-Fi
Samsung Galaxy Buds
Sony WF-1000XM3
The device can connect to Wi-Fi.
5.has a removable battery
Samsung Galaxy Buds
Sony WF-1000XM3
The battery is removable and can be replaced by the user if broken.

Price comparison

Samsung Galaxy Buds

ProductStorePrice
Samsung Galaxy Buds backmarketSamsung Galaxy Buds True Wireless In Ear...Samsung Galaxy Buds True Wireless In Ear Bluetooth Headphones - Aura Glow Silver
backmarket logo
$93.00
Samsung Galaxy Buds backmarketSamsung Galaxy Buds R170 wireless in-ear...Samsung Galaxy Buds R170 wireless in-ear headphones - Black
backmarket logo
$76.49
Samsung Galaxy Buds backmarketSamsung Galaxy Buds R170 wireless in-ear...Samsung Galaxy Buds R170 wireless in-ear headphones - White
backmarket logo
$54.00

Sony WF-1000XM3

ProductStorePrice
Sony WF-1000XM3 AmazonSony WF-1000XM3 Industry Leading Noise C...Sony WF-1000XM3 Industry Leading Noise Canceling Truly Wireless Earbuds Headset/Headphones with Alexa Voice Control And Mic For Phone Call, Black
Amazon logo
$228.00
Sony WF-1000XM3 AmazonSony WF-1000XM3 Industry Leading Noise C...Sony WF-1000XM3 Industry Leading Noise Canceling Truly Wireless Earbuds Headset/Headphones with Alexa Voice Control And Mic For Phone Call, Silver
Amazon logo
$228.00
Sony WF-1000XM3 aliexpressEarphones wireless Sony wf-1000xm3 Bluet...Earphones wireless Sony wf-1000xm3 Bluetooth noise canceling portable audio speaker acoustic system
aliexpress logo
$253.88
Sony WF-1000XM3 walmartSony WH1000XM3 Wireless Noise Canceling ...Sony WH1000XM3 Wireless Noise Canceling Over-the-Ear Headphones with Google Assistant - Black
walmart logo
$348.00

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