50points

Samsung Gear IconX

76points

Sony WF-SP900

Samsung Gear IconX
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Samsung Gear IconX vs Sony WF-SP900

Samsung Gear IconX
Sony WF-SP900
50
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Samsung Gear IconX
76
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Sony WF-SP900

Why is Samsung Gear IconX better than Sony WF-SP900?

  • Has an in-ear form
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  • 0.2 newer Bluetooth version
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    4.2vs4
  • Has USB Type-C
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  • Has an accelerometer
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Why is Sony WF-SP900 better than Samsung Gear IconX?

  • Is dustproof and water-resistant
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  • Has stereo speakers
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  • Has voice commands
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  • Has an earbud form
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  • Supports Bluetooth pairing using NFC
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Price comparison

Samsung Gear IconX

Buy used:

$74.99

ProductStorePrice
Samsung Gear IconX AmazonSamsung Gear IconX Cord Free Fitness Ear...Samsung Gear IconX Cord Free Fitness Earbuds (SM-R140NZKAXAR) Black (Renewed)
Amazon logo
$69.66

Design

1.sweat resistance
Samsung Gear IconX
Sony WF-SP900
Resistance to sweat makes it ideal for use while doing sports.
2.weather-sealed (splashproof)
Samsung Gear IconX
Sony WF-SP900
The device is protected with extra seals to prevent failures caused by dust, raindrops, and water splashes.
3.is dustproof and water-resistant
Samsung Gear IconX
Sony WF-SP900
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 Gear IconX
Sony WF-SP900
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 Gear IconX
Sony WF-SP900
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.has an earbud form
Samsung Gear IconX
Sony WF-SP900
The earbud form is ultracompact and lightweight, with little or no interference with earrings, spectacles, hats, or hairstyles. For some people it is more comfortable than in-ear form.

Sound quality

1.has active noise cancellation (noise control)
Samsung Gear IconX
Sony WF-SP900
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 Gear IconX
Sony WF-SP900
The device sits tightly in place, creating an acoustic seal which reduces background noise and prevents your music from leaking out.
3.highest frequency

20000Hz

20000Hz

The highest frequency at which device produces audio. The higher the high-frequency response, the clearer and crispier the treble.
4.lowest frequency

20Hz

20Hz

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

Microphone

1.number of microphones

2

2

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

Power

1.has a rechargeable battery
Samsung Gear IconX
Sony WF-SP900
The battery can be recharged and used over again.
2.has a battery level indicator
Samsung Gear IconX
Sony WF-SP900
An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.
3.has wireless charging
Samsung Gear IconX
Sony WF-SP900
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

4.2

4

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
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Sony WF-SP900
Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.
3.Has USB Type-C
Samsung Gear IconX
Sony WF-SP900
The USB Type-C features reversible plug orientation and cable direction.
4.supports Bluetooth pairing using NFC
Samsung Gear IconX
Sony WF-SP900
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.can be used as a headset
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Sony WF-SP900
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 voice commands
Samsung Gear IconX
Sony WF-SP900
You can use your voice to control key functions of the device and you can easily access your device without pushing any button.
3.control panel placed on a device
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Sony WF-SP900
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.
4.travel bag is included
Samsung Gear IconX
Sony WF-SP900
The device comes with its own special case or pouch, which is useful for safe transportation.
5.Has voice prompts
Samsung Gear IconX
Sony WF-SP900
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.has an accelerometer
Samsung Gear IconX
Sony WF-SP900
An accelerometer is a sensor used to measure the linear acceleration of a device. A common application is detecting when a device changes between vertical and horizontal positions.

Miscellaneous

1.has a noise-canceling microphone
Samsung Gear IconX
Sony WF-SP900
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 Gear IconX
Sony WF-SP900
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 an in-line control panel
Samsung Gear IconX
Sony WF-SP900
There is a control panel on the cable, so you can easily operate the device without having to interact with it.
4.has a detachable cable
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Sony WF-SP900
With a detachable cable you can use alternative cables, and if the cable is pulled it will pop out instead of breaking.
5.Has a heart rate monitor
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Sony WF-SP900
A heart rate monitor can help show your fitness levels, enabling you to calculate a suitable intensity of exercise.
6.has a 3.5mm male connector
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Sony WF-SP900
A standard 3.5mm male connector is suitable for use with all MP3 players and computer sound cards.

Price comparison

Samsung Gear IconX

Buy used:

$74.99

ProductStorePrice
Samsung Gear IconX AmazonSamsung Gear IconX Cord Free Fitness Ear...Samsung Gear IconX Cord Free Fitness Earbuds (SM-R140NZKAXAR) Black (Renewed)
Amazon logo
$69.66

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