84points

Sony MDR-ZX770BN

61points

Sony WH-CH500

Sony MDR-ZX770BN
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Sony MDR-ZX770BN vs Sony WH-CH500

Sony MDR-ZX770BN
Sony WH-CH500
84
points
Sony MDR-ZX770BN
61
points
Sony WH-CH500

Why is Sony MDR-ZX770BN better than Sony WH-CH500?

  • 2000Hz higher high-frequency
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    22000Hzvs20000Hz
  • 12Hz lower low-frequency
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    8Hzvs20Hz
  • Has passive noise reduction
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  • Has active noise-cancelling (noise control)
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  • 1 Ohms lower impedance
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    23 Ohmsvs24 Ohms
  • Has an over-the-ear form
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  • Has a detachable cable
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  • 10mm bigger driver unit
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    40mmvs30mm

Why is Sony WH-CH500 better than Sony MDR-ZX770BN?

  • 5dB/mW higher sound pressure level
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    103dB/mWvs98dB/mW
  • 105g lighter
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    140gvs245g
  • 1 more years under manufacturer's warranty
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    2vs1
  • Has an on-ear form
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  • Has voice commands
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Price comparison

Sony MDR-ZX770BN

Buy used:

$69.99

ProductStorePrice
Sony MDR-ZX770BN AmazonSony MDRZX770BT Bluetooth Stereo Headset...Sony MDRZX770BT Bluetooth Stereo Headset (Black)
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$149.95
Sony MDR-ZX770BN AmazonSennheiser HD 4.50 Bluetooth Wireless He...Sennheiser HD 4.50 Bluetooth Wireless Headphones with Active Noise Cancellation, Black and Silver(HD 4.50 BTNC)
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$126.99
Sony MDR-ZX770BN AmazonSony Bluetooth-enabled noise canceling s...Sony Bluetooth-enabled noise canceling stereo headphones (Blue) MDR-ZX770BN-L (Japan Import-No Warranty)
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$339.00
Sony MDR-ZX770BN AmazonSony Dynamic Closed-Type Headphones MDR-...Sony Dynamic Closed-Type Headphones MDR-ZX310-L Blue
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$22.99
Sony MDR-ZX770BN AmazonSony WH-CH500 Wireless On-Ear Headphones...Sony WH-CH500 Wireless On-Ear Headphones, Black (WHCH500/B)
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$48.82

Sony WH-CH500

ProductStorePrice
Sony WH-CH500 AmazonSony WH-CH500 Wireless On-Ear Headphones...Sony WH-CH500 Wireless On-Ear Headphones, Black (WHCH500/B)
Amazon logo
$48.82
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 WH-CH500 Wireless On-Ear Headphones...Sony WH-CH500 Wireless On-Ear Headphones, Black (Renewed)
Amazon logo
$53.78
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 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 Noise Cancelling Headphones WH1000X...Sony Noise Cancelling Headphones WH1000XM3: Wireless Bluetooth Over the Ear Headset with Mic for phone-call and Alexa voice control - Industry Leading Active Noise Cancellation – Black
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$348.00
Sony WH-CH500 AmazonSony WI-C310 Wireless in-Ear Headset/Hea...Sony WI-C310 Wireless in-Ear Headset/Headphones with mic for Phone Call, Blue, Model Number: WI-C310/L
Amazon logo
$28.00
Sony WH-CH500 AmazonJVC Wireless Lightweight Flat Foldable O...JVC Wireless Lightweight Flat Foldable On Ear Bluetooth Wireless Headband with Mic, Black (HAS190BTB)
Amazon logo
$36.88
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
Sony MDR-ZX770BN
Sony WH-CH500
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-ZX770BN
Sony WH-CH500
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-ZX770BN
Sony WH-CH500
With a detachable cable you can use alternative cables, and if the cable is pulled it will pop out instead of breaking.
4.sweat resistant
Sony MDR-ZX770BN
Sony WH-CH500
Resistance to sweat makes it ideal for use while doing sports.
5.weight

245g

140g

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-ZX770BN
Sony WH-CH500
The device is protected with extra seals to prevent failures caused by dust, raindrops, and water splashes.

Sound quality

1.highest frequency

22000Hz

20000Hz

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

8Hz

20Hz

The lowest frequency at which the device produces audio. The lower the low-frequency response, the stronger and juicier the bass.
3.has passive noise reduction
Sony MDR-ZX770BN
Sony WH-CH500
The device sits tightly in place, creating an acoustic seal which reduces background noise and prevents your music from leaking out.
4.sound pressure level

98dB/mW

103dB/mW

Devices with a higher sound pressure level are generally louder when supplied with any given audio source.
5.has active noise-cancelling (noise control)
Sony MDR-ZX770BN
Sony WH-CH500
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.
6.impedance

23 Ohms

24 Ohms

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.

Power

1.has a rechargeable battery
Sony MDR-ZX770BN
Sony WH-CH500
The battery can be recharged and used over again.
2.charge time

2.5h

4.5h

The time it takes to fully charge the battery.
3.has a battery level indicator
Sony MDR-ZX770BN
Sony WH-CH500
An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.
4.has a removable battery
Sony MDR-ZX770BN
Sony WH-CH500
The battery is removable and can be replaced by the user if broken.

Connectivity

1.Can be used wirelessly
Sony MDR-ZX770BN
Sony WH-CH500
Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.
2.has a 3.5mm male connector
Sony MDR-ZX770BN
Sony WH-CH500
A standard 3.5mm male connector is suitable for use with all MP3 players and computer sound cards.
3.maximum Bluetooth range

10m

10m

The device can connect at a greater distance via Bluetooth or infrared to another device.
4.supports Bluetooth pairing using NFC
Sony MDR-ZX770BN
Sony WH-CH500
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.
5.supports Wi-Fi
Sony MDR-ZX770BN
Sony WH-CH500
The device can connect to Wi-Fi.

Features

1.can be used as a headset
Sony MDR-ZX770BN
Sony WH-CH500
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.number of microphones

2

1

More microphones result in better sound quality and enable the device to filter out background noise.
3.has a noise-cancelling microphone
Sony MDR-ZX770BN
Sony WH-CH500
These microphones are designed to filter out background noise from the desired sound. Especially useful in noisy environments.
4.control panel placed on a device
Sony MDR-ZX770BN
Sony WH-CH500
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.warranty period

1

2

When covered under the manufacturer’s warranty it is possible to get a replacement in the case of a malfunction.
6.Has voice prompts
Sony MDR-ZX770BN
Sony WH-CH500
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-ZX770BN

Buy used:

$69.99

ProductStorePrice
Sony MDR-ZX770BN AmazonSony MDRZX770BT Bluetooth Stereo Headset...Sony MDRZX770BT Bluetooth Stereo Headset (Black)
Amazon logo
$149.95
Sony MDR-ZX770BN AmazonSennheiser HD 4.50 Bluetooth Wireless He...Sennheiser HD 4.50 Bluetooth Wireless Headphones with Active Noise Cancellation, Black and Silver(HD 4.50 BTNC)
Amazon logo
$126.99
Sony MDR-ZX770BN AmazonSony Bluetooth-enabled noise canceling s...Sony Bluetooth-enabled noise canceling stereo headphones (Blue) MDR-ZX770BN-L (Japan Import-No Warranty)
Amazon logo
$339.00
Sony MDR-ZX770BN AmazonSony Dynamic Closed-Type Headphones MDR-...Sony Dynamic Closed-Type Headphones MDR-ZX310-L Blue
Amazon logo
$22.99
Sony MDR-ZX770BN AmazonSony WH-CH500 Wireless On-Ear Headphones...Sony WH-CH500 Wireless On-Ear Headphones, Black (WHCH500/B)
Amazon logo
$48.82

Sony WH-CH500

ProductStorePrice
Sony WH-CH500 AmazonSony WH-CH500 Wireless On-Ear Headphones...Sony WH-CH500 Wireless On-Ear Headphones, Black (WHCH500/B)
Amazon logo
$48.82
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 WH-CH500 Wireless On-Ear Headphones...Sony WH-CH500 Wireless On-Ear Headphones, Black (Renewed)
Amazon logo
$53.78
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 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 Noise Cancelling Headphones WH1000X...Sony Noise Cancelling Headphones WH1000XM3: Wireless Bluetooth Over the Ear Headset with Mic for phone-call and Alexa voice control - Industry Leading Active Noise Cancellation – Black
Amazon logo
$348.00
Sony WH-CH500 AmazonSony WI-C310 Wireless in-Ear Headset/Hea...Sony WI-C310 Wireless in-Ear Headset/Headphones with mic for Phone Call, Blue, Model Number: WI-C310/L
Amazon logo
$28.00
Sony WH-CH500 AmazonJVC Wireless Lightweight Flat Foldable O...JVC Wireless Lightweight Flat Foldable On Ear Bluetooth Wireless Headband with Mic, Black (HAS190BTB)
Amazon logo
$36.88
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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