62points

Sony MDR-AS400IP/W

58points

Sony WI-SP500

Comparison winner
Sony MDR-AS400IP/W
Sony WI-SP500
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22 facts in comparison

Sony MDR-AS400IP/W vs Sony WI-SP500

Sony MDR-AS400IP/W
Sony WI-SP500
62
points
Sony MDR-AS400IP/W
58
points
Sony WI-SP500

Why is Sony MDR-AS400IP/W better than Sony WI-SP500?

  • 4000Hz higher high-frequency
    ?

    24000Hzvs20000Hz
  • 15Hz lower low-frequency
    ?

    5Hzvs20Hz
  • 8g lighter
    10gvs18g
  • Has a 3.5mm male connector
    ?
  • Travel bag is included
    ?
  • Has an in-line control panel
    ?
  • Has a tangle free cable
    ?
  • Weather-sealed (splashproof)
    ?

Why is Sony WI-SP500 better than Sony MDR-AS400IP/W?

  • Can be used as a headset
    ?
  • Can be used wirelessly
    ?
  • 4.5mm bigger driver unit
    ?

    13.5mmvs9mm
  • Control panel placed on a device
    ?
  • Has a rechargeable battery
    ?
  • Has an in-ear form
    ?
  • Supports Bluetooth pairing using NFC
    ?

Price comparison

Design

1.has stereo speakers
?

Devices with stereo speakers deliver sound from independent channels on both left and right sides, creating a richer sound and a better experience.

Sony MDR-AS400IP/W
Sony WI-SP500
2.sweat resistant
?

Resistance to sweat makes it ideal for use while doing sports.

Sony MDR-AS400IP/W
Sony WI-SP500
3.weight
?

Best

Sony MDR-EX150AP

3g

10g

18g

4.travel bag is included
?

The device comes with its own special case or pouch, which is useful for safe transportation.

Sony MDR-AS400IP/W
Sony WI-SP500
5.has a tangle free cable
?

The cable is designed to minimize tangling.

Sony MDR-AS400IP/W
Sony WI-SP500
6.Weather-sealed (splashproof)
?

The device is protected with extra seals to prevent failures caused by dust, raindrops, and water splashes.

Sony MDR-AS400IP/W
Sony WI-SP500

Sound quality

1.highest frequency
?

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

Best

Sony MDR-Z1R

120000Hz

24000Hz

20000Hz

2.lowest frequency
?

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

Best

Sony MH1CBLK

1Hz

5Hz

20Hz

3.driver unit size
?

The driver unit is the component that produces sound in the device. Bigger drivers are more powerful and can produce better bass.

Best

Audeze LCD2 Classic

106mm

9mm

13.5mm

4.has a neodymium magnet
?

Devices with neodymium magnets are lighter and more powerful than those which use ferrite magnets. They also have more bass and clear high notes.

Sony MDR-AS400IP/W
Sony WI-SP500

Power

1.has a rechargeable battery
?

The battery can be recharged and used over again.

Sony MDR-AS400IP/W
Sony WI-SP500

Connectivity

1.Can be used wirelessly
?

Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.

Sony MDR-AS400IP/W
Sony WI-SP500
2.has a 3.5mm male connector
?

A standard 3.5mm male connector is suitable for use with all MP3 players and computer sound cards.

Sony MDR-AS400IP/W
Sony WI-SP500
3.supports Bluetooth pairing using NFC
?

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.

Sony MDR-AS400IP/W
Sony WI-SP500

Features

1.can be used as a headset
?

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.

Sony MDR-AS400IP/W
Sony WI-SP500
2.control panel placed on a device
?

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.

Sony MDR-AS400IP/W
Sony WI-SP500
3.has an in-line control panel
?

There is a control panel on the cable, so you can easily operate the device without having to interact with it.

Sony MDR-AS400IP/W
Sony WI-SP500

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