61points

Sony MDR-ZX220BT

61points

Sony WH-CH500

Sony MDR-ZX220BT
Sony WH-CH500
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Sony MDR-ZX220BT vs Sony WH-CH500

Sony MDR-ZX220BT
Sony WH-CH500
61
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Sony MDR-ZX220BT
61
points
Sony WH-CH500

Why is Sony MDR-ZX220BT better than Sony WH-CH500?

  • 9.9g lighter
    130.1gvs140g
  • 2h shorter charge time
    ?

    2.5hvs4.5h

Why is Sony WH-CH500 better than Sony MDR-ZX220BT?

  • 3dB/mW higher sound pressure level
    ?

    103dB/mWvs100dB/mW
  • 12h longer battery life
    ?

    20hvs8h
  • 0.2 newer Bluetooth version
    4.2vs4
  • Has voice prompts
    ?
  • Has voice commands
    ?

Price comparison

Sony WH-CH500

ProductStorePrice
Sony WH-CH500 AmazonSony WH-CH500 Wireless On-Ear Headphones...Sony WH-CH500 Wireless On-Ear Headphones, Black (Renewed)
Amazon logo
$53.78
Sony WH-CH500 AmazonSony Wireless Headphones WH-CH510: Wirel...Sony Wireless Headphones WH-CH510: Wireless Bluetooth On-Ear Headset with Mic for phone-call, Black
Amazon logo
$58.00
Sony WH-CH500 AmazonSony Noise Cancelling Headphones WHCH700...Sony Noise Cancelling Headphones WHCH700N: Wireless Bluetooth Over the Ear Headset with Mic for phone-call and Alexa voice control - Black
Amazon logo
$128.00
Sony WH-CH500 AmazonSony Bluetooth Wireless On-Ear Headphone...Sony Bluetooth Wireless On-Ear Headphones WH-CH500 (Black) + USB Cable & Wall Charger + HeroFiber Cleaning Cloth
Amazon logo
$63.95
Sony WH-CH500 AmazonSony WH-CH510 Wireless On-Ear Headphones...Sony WH-CH510 Wireless On-Ear Headphones, Black (WHCH510/B) with Knox Gear Hard-Shell Case Bundle (2 Items)
Amazon logo
$59.99
Sony WH-CH500 AmazonSony WH-CH500 Wireless On-Ear Headphones...Sony WH-CH500 Wireless On-Ear Headphones, Black (WHCH500/B) Bundle with Headphone case & BT 4.0 USB Adapter
Amazon logo
$59.99
Sony WH-CH500 AmazonSony WHXB700 Wireless Extra Bass Bluetoo...Sony WHXB700 Wireless Extra Bass Bluetooth Headset/Headphones with mic for Phone Call, Black
Amazon logo
$128.00
Sony WH-CH500 aliexpressSONY WH-CH500 Stamina Wireless Headphone...SONY WH-CH500 Stamina Wireless Headphones with NFC free shipping
aliexpress logo
$82.65

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. Show more

Sony MDR-ZX220BT
Sony WH-CH500
2.has a detachable cable
?

With a detachable cable you can use alternative cables, and if the cable is pulled it will pop out instead of breaking.

For example

Panasonic HD805N

Sony MDR-ZX220BT
Sony WH-CH500
3.sweat resistant
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Resistance to sweat makes it ideal for use while doing sports.

For example

Mpow Fly Plus

Sony MDR-ZX220BT
Sony WH-CH500
4.Weather-sealed (splashproof)
?

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

For example

Mpow Fly Plus

Sony MDR-ZX220BT
Sony WH-CH500
5.weight
?

Best

Sony MDR-EX150AP

3g

130.1g

140g

6.travel bag is included
?

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

For example

Mpow Fly Plus

Sony MDR-ZX220BT
Sony WH-CH500

Sound quality

1.sound pressure level
?

Devices with a higher sound pressure level are generally louder when supplied with any given audio source.

Best

AKG K553 Pro

144dB/mW

100dB/mW

103dB/mW

2.lowest frequency
?

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

Best

Sony MH1CBLK

1Hz

20Hz

20Hz

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

Best

Sony MDR-Z1

120000Hz

20000Hz

20000Hz

4.has passive noise reduction
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The device sits tightly in place, creating an acoustic seal which reduces background noise and prevents your music from leaking out.

For example

Sennheiser CX 686G Sports

Sony MDR-ZX220BT
Sony WH-CH500
5.impedance
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Impedance is the device’s electrical resistance to the current being pushed through it. The lower the impedance, the easier it is to get higher volume and requires less power. Show more

Best

Flips Solo 2 Social

4 Ohms

24 Ohms

24 Ohms

6.has active noise-cancelling (noise control)
?

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.

For example

Mpow Fly Plus

Sony MDR-ZX220BT
Sony WH-CH500

Power

1.Battery life
?

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.

Best

Cleer Enduro 100

100h

8h

20h

2.charge time
?

The time it takes to fully charge the battery.

Best

Sony Xperia Ear Duo

0.46h

2.5h

4.5h

3.has a rechargeable battery
?

The battery can be recharged and used over again.

Sony MDR-ZX220BT
Sony WH-CH500
4.has a battery level indicator
?

An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.

Sony MDR-ZX220BT
Sony WH-CH500
5.has a removable battery
?

The battery is removable and can be replaced by the user if broken. Show more

For example

House of Marley Redemption ANC

Sony MDR-ZX220BT
Sony WH-CH500

Connectivity

1.Bluetooth version
?

Best

Soul Electronics X-Tra

10

4

4.2

2.Can be used wirelessly
?

Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.

Sony MDR-ZX220BT
Sony WH-CH500
3.has a 3.5mm male connector
?

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

For example

Panasonic HD805N

Sony MDR-ZX220BT
Sony WH-CH500
4.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-ZX220BT
Sony WH-CH500
5.supports Wi-Fi
?

The device can connect to Wi-Fi.

For example

Audio Technica ATH-ANC300TW

Sony MDR-ZX220BT
Sony WH-CH500

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-ZX220BT
Sony WH-CH500
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-ZX220BT
Sony WH-CH500
3.number of microphones
?

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

Best

Philips PH805

8

1

1

4.has a noise-cancelling microphone
?

These microphones are designed to filter out background noise from the desired sound. Especially useful in noisy environments.

For example

Mpow Fly Plus

Sony MDR-ZX220BT
Sony WH-CH500
5.Has voice prompts
?

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.

Sony MDR-ZX220BT
Sony WH-CH500
6.has voice commands
?

You can use your voice to control key functions of the device and you can easily access your device without pushing any button.

Sony MDR-ZX220BT
Sony WH-CH500

Price comparison

Sony WH-CH500

ProductStorePrice
Sony WH-CH500 AmazonSony WH-CH500 Wireless On-Ear Headphones...Sony WH-CH500 Wireless On-Ear Headphones, Black (Renewed)
Amazon logo
$53.78
Sony WH-CH500 AmazonSony Wireless Headphones WH-CH510: Wirel...Sony Wireless Headphones WH-CH510: Wireless Bluetooth On-Ear Headset with Mic for phone-call, Black
Amazon logo
$58.00
Sony WH-CH500 AmazonSony Noise Cancelling Headphones WHCH700...Sony Noise Cancelling Headphones WHCH700N: Wireless Bluetooth Over the Ear Headset with Mic for phone-call and Alexa voice control - Black
Amazon logo
$128.00
Sony WH-CH500 AmazonSony Bluetooth Wireless On-Ear Headphone...Sony Bluetooth Wireless On-Ear Headphones WH-CH500 (Black) + USB Cable & Wall Charger + HeroFiber Cleaning Cloth
Amazon logo
$63.95
Sony WH-CH500 AmazonSony WH-CH510 Wireless On-Ear Headphones...Sony WH-CH510 Wireless On-Ear Headphones, Black (WHCH510/B) with Knox Gear Hard-Shell Case Bundle (2 Items)
Amazon logo
$59.99
Sony WH-CH500 AmazonSony WH-CH500 Wireless On-Ear Headphones...Sony WH-CH500 Wireless On-Ear Headphones, Black (WHCH500/B) Bundle with Headphone case & BT 4.0 USB Adapter
Amazon logo
$59.99
Sony WH-CH500 AmazonSony WHXB700 Wireless Extra Bass Bluetoo...Sony WHXB700 Wireless Extra Bass Bluetooth Headset/Headphones with mic for Phone Call, Black
Amazon logo
$128.00
Sony WH-CH500 aliexpressSONY WH-CH500 Stamina Wireless Headphone...SONY WH-CH500 Stamina Wireless Headphones with NFC free shipping
aliexpress logo
$82.65

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