61points

Sony MDR-ZX220BT

54points

Sony WH-CH510

Sony MDR-ZX220BT
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Sony MDR-ZX220BT vs Sony WH-CH510

Sony MDR-ZX220BT
Sony WH-CH510

Why is Sony MDR-ZX220BT better than Sony WH-CH510?

  • Has a neodymium magnet
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  • 1.9g lighter
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    130.1gvs132g
  • 2h shorter charge time
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    2.5hvs4.5h
  • Supports Bluetooth pairing using NFC
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Why is Sony WH-CH510 better than Sony MDR-ZX220BT?

  • 27h longer battery life
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    35hvs8h
  • 1 newer Bluetooth version
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    5vs4
  • Has voice prompts
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  • Has voice commands
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  • Has USB Type-C
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Price comparison

Sony MDR-ZX220BT

ProductStorePrice
Sony MDR-ZX220BT walmartSony WH1000XM3 Wireless Noise Canceling ...Sony WH1000XM3 Wireless Noise Canceling Over-the-Ear Headphones with Google Assistant - Silver
walmart logo
$348.00

Design

1.has stereo speakers
Sony MDR-ZX220BT
Sony WH-CH510
Devices with stereo speakers deliver sound from independent channels on both left and right sides, creating a richer sound and a better experience.
2.has an over-the-ear form
Sony MDR-ZX220BT
Sony WH-CH510
Comfortable full-size form with earcups that fully enclose your ears. This model is loved for its increased sound isolation and the fact that it won't leak sound to your neighbors. It offers potential for maximum bass and loudness levels.
3.has a detachable cable
Sony MDR-ZX220BT
Sony WH-CH510
With a detachable cable you can use alternative cables, and if the cable is pulled it will pop out instead of breaking.
4.sweat resistance
Sony MDR-ZX220BT
Sony WH-CH510
Resistance to sweat makes it ideal for use while doing sports.
5.weight

130.1g

132g

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.
6.weather-sealed (splashproof)
Sony MDR-ZX220BT
Sony WH-CH510
The device is protected with extra seals to prevent failures caused by dust, raindrops, and water splashes.

Sound quality

1.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.
2.highest frequency

20000Hz

20000Hz

The highest frequency at which device produces audio. The higher the high-frequency response, the clearer and crispier the treble.
3.has passive noise reduction
Sony MDR-ZX220BT
Sony WH-CH510
The device sits tightly in place, creating an acoustic seal which reduces background noise and prevents your music from leaking out.
4.has active noise cancellation (noise control)
Sony MDR-ZX220BT
Sony WH-CH510
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.
5.has a neodymium magnet
Sony MDR-ZX220BT
Sony WH-CH510
Devices with neodymium magnets are lighter and more powerful than those which use ferrite magnets. They also have more bass and clear high notes.
6.driver unit size

30mm

30mm

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

Power

1.Battery life

8h

35h

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
Sony MDR-ZX220BT
Sony WH-CH510
The battery can be recharged and used over again.
3.has a battery level indicator
Sony MDR-ZX220BT
Sony WH-CH510
An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.
4.charge time

2.5h

4.5h

The time it takes to fully charge the battery.
5.Has USB Type-C
Sony MDR-ZX220BT
Sony WH-CH510
The USB Type-C features reversible plug orientation and cable direction.
6.has a removable battery
Sony MDR-ZX220BT
Sony WH-CH510
The battery is removable and can be replaced by the user if broken.

Connectivity

1.Can be used wirelessly
Sony MDR-ZX220BT
Sony WH-CH510
Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.
2.Bluetooth version

4

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.
3.has a 3.5mm male connector
Sony MDR-ZX220BT
Sony WH-CH510
A standard 3.5mm male connector is suitable for use with all MP3 players and computer sound cards.
4.supports Wi-Fi 5 (802.11ac)
Sony MDR-ZX220BT
Sony WH-CH510
802.11ac wireless works on the 5GHz frequency range. It offers higher transfer rates, improved reliability, and improved power consumption. It provides advantages for gaming and HD video streaming.
5.supports Wi-Fi 4 (802.11n)
Sony MDR-ZX220BT
Sony WH-CH510
Wi-Fi 4 (802.11n) is a wireless standard released in 2009. It has faster transfer rates and improved security compared to its predecessors – a, b, and g.
6.supports Bluetooth pairing using NFC
Sony MDR-ZX220BT
Sony WH-CH510
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
Sony MDR-ZX220BT
Sony WH-CH510
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 a noise-canceling microphone
Sony MDR-ZX220BT
Sony WH-CH510
These microphones are designed to filter out background noise from the desired sound. Especially useful in noisy environments.
3.number of microphones

1

1

More microphones result in better sound quality and enable the device to filter out background noise.
4.control panel placed on a device
Sony MDR-ZX220BT
Sony WH-CH510
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 an in-line control panel
Sony MDR-ZX220BT
Sony WH-CH510
There is a control panel on the cable, so you can easily operate the device without having to interact with it.
6.Has voice prompts
Sony MDR-ZX220BT
Sony WH-CH510
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.

Price comparison

Sony MDR-ZX220BT

ProductStorePrice
Sony MDR-ZX220BT walmartSony WH1000XM3 Wireless Noise Canceling ...Sony WH1000XM3 Wireless Noise Canceling Over-the-Ear Headphones with Google Assistant - Silver
walmart logo
$348.00

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