56points

Sony WF-1000X

74points

Sony WF-1000XM3

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Sony WF-1000X vs Sony WF-1000XM3

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Why is Sony WF-1000X better than Sony WF-1000XM3?

  • 2h shorter charge time
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    1.5hvs3.5h
  • Has an earbud form
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Why is Sony WF-1000XM3 better than Sony WF-1000X?

  • Has stereo speakers
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  • 3h longer battery life
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    6hvs3h
  • Has a neodymium magnet
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  • 0.9 newer Bluetooth version
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    5vs4.1
  • 53g lighter
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    17gvs70g
  • Control panel placed on a device
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  • Has a battery level indicator
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  • Has an in-ear form
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Price comparison

Sony WF-1000X

Buy used:

$99.99

ProductStorePrice
Sony WF-1000X AmazonSony WF-1000X Bluetooth Wireless Noise-C...Sony WF-1000X Bluetooth Wireless Noise-Canceling in-Ear Earphones w Mic and NFC (Renewed)
Amazon logo
$99.99
Sony WF-1000X walmartSony WH1000XM3 Wireless Noise Canceling ...Sony WH1000XM3 Wireless Noise Canceling Over-the-Ear Headphones with Google Assistant - Black
walmart logo
$348.00

Sony WF-1000XM3

ProductStorePrice
Sony WF-1000XM3 AmazonSony WF-1000XM3 Industry Leading Noise C...Sony WF-1000XM3 Industry Leading Noise Canceling Truly Wireless Earbuds Headset/Headphones with Alexa Voice Control And Mic For Phone Call, Black
Amazon logo
$178.00
Sony WF-1000XM3 AmazonSony WF-1000XM3 Industry Leading Noise C...Sony WF-1000XM3 Industry Leading Noise Canceling Truly Wireless Earbuds Headset/Headphones with Alexa Voice Control And Mic For Phone Call, Silver
Amazon logo
$178.00
Sony WF-1000XM3 pricegrabberSony WF-1000XM3 noise-cancelling true-wi...Sony WF-1000XM3 noise-cancelling true-wireless headphones (silver)
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$178.00
Sony WF-1000XM3 pricegrabberSony WF-1000XM3 noise-cancelling true-wi...Sony WF-1000XM3 noise-cancelling true-wireless headphones (black)
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$178.00
Sony WF-1000XM3 aliexpressEarphones wireless Sony wf-1000xm3 Bluet...Earphones wireless Sony wf-1000xm3 Bluetooth noise canceling portable audio speaker acoustic system
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$245.88
Sony WF-1000XM3 walmartSony WF-1000XM3 True Wireless Noise-Canc...Sony WF-1000XM3 True Wireless Noise-Canceling In-Ear Earphones (Black)
walmart logo
$162.99

Design

1.has stereo speakers
Sony WF-1000X
Sony WF-1000XM3
Devices with stereo speakers deliver sound from independent channels on both left and right sides, creating a richer sound and a better experience.
2.sweat resistance
Sony WF-1000X
Sony WF-1000XM3
Resistance to sweat makes it ideal for use while doing sports.
3.weight

70g

17g

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.
4.weather-sealed (splashproof)
Sony WF-1000X
Sony WF-1000XM3
The device is protected with extra seals to prevent failures caused by dust, raindrops, and water splashes.
5.travel bag is included
Sony WF-1000X
Sony WF-1000XM3
The device comes with its own special case or pouch, which is useful for safe transportation.
6.has an in-ear form
Sony WF-1000X
Sony WF-1000XM3
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.

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 WF-1000X
Sony WF-1000XM3
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 WF-1000X
Sony WF-1000XM3
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 WF-1000X
Sony WF-1000XM3
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

6mm

6mm

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

3h

6h

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 WF-1000X
Sony WF-1000XM3
The battery can be recharged and used over again.
3.has a battery level indicator
Sony WF-1000X
Sony WF-1000XM3
An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.
4.charge time

1.5h

3.5h

The time it takes to fully charge the battery.
5.Has USB Type-C
Sony WF-1000X
Sony WF-1000XM3
The USB Type-C features reversible plug orientation and cable direction.
6.has a removable battery
Sony WF-1000X
Sony WF-1000XM3
The battery is removable and can be replaced by the user if broken.

Connectivity

1.Can be used wirelessly
Sony WF-1000X
Sony WF-1000XM3
Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.
2.Bluetooth version

4.1

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 WF-1000X
Sony WF-1000XM3
A standard 3.5mm male connector is suitable for use with all MP3 players and computer sound cards.
4.maximum Bluetooth range

10m

10m

The device can connect at a greater distance via Bluetooth or infrared to another device.
5.supports Bluetooth pairing using NFC
Sony WF-1000X
Sony WF-1000XM3
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.
6.supports Wi-Fi
Sony WF-1000X
Sony WF-1000XM3
The device can connect to Wi-Fi.

Features

1.can be used as a headset
Sony WF-1000X
Sony WF-1000XM3
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 WF-1000X
Sony WF-1000XM3
These microphones are designed to filter out background noise from the desired sound. Especially useful in noisy environments.
3.control panel placed on a device
Sony WF-1000X
Sony WF-1000XM3
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.Has voice prompts
Sony WF-1000X
Sony WF-1000XM3
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.
5.has a mute function
Sony WF-1000X
Sony WF-1000XM3
The device has an option to mute/unmute a conversation directly from the device.
6.has voice commands
Sony WF-1000X
Sony WF-1000XM3
You can use your voice to control key functions of the device and you can easily access your device without pushing any button.

Price comparison

Sony WF-1000X

Buy used:

$99.99

ProductStorePrice
Sony WF-1000X AmazonSony WF-1000X Bluetooth Wireless Noise-C...Sony WF-1000X Bluetooth Wireless Noise-Canceling in-Ear Earphones w Mic and NFC (Renewed)
Amazon logo
$99.99
Sony WF-1000X walmartSony WH1000XM3 Wireless Noise Canceling ...Sony WH1000XM3 Wireless Noise Canceling Over-the-Ear Headphones with Google Assistant - Black
walmart logo
$348.00

Sony WF-1000XM3

ProductStorePrice
Sony WF-1000XM3 AmazonSony WF-1000XM3 Industry Leading Noise C...Sony WF-1000XM3 Industry Leading Noise Canceling Truly Wireless Earbuds Headset/Headphones with Alexa Voice Control And Mic For Phone Call, Black
Amazon logo
$178.00
Sony WF-1000XM3 AmazonSony WF-1000XM3 Industry Leading Noise C...Sony WF-1000XM3 Industry Leading Noise Canceling Truly Wireless Earbuds Headset/Headphones with Alexa Voice Control And Mic For Phone Call, Silver
Amazon logo
$178.00
Sony WF-1000XM3 pricegrabberSony WF-1000XM3 noise-cancelling true-wi...Sony WF-1000XM3 noise-cancelling true-wireless headphones (silver)
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$178.00
Sony WF-1000XM3 pricegrabberSony WF-1000XM3 noise-cancelling true-wi...Sony WF-1000XM3 noise-cancelling true-wireless headphones (black)
pricegrabber logo
$178.00
Sony WF-1000XM3 aliexpressEarphones wireless Sony wf-1000xm3 Bluet...Earphones wireless Sony wf-1000xm3 Bluetooth noise canceling portable audio speaker acoustic system
aliexpress logo
$245.88
Sony WF-1000XM3 walmartSony WF-1000XM3 True Wireless Noise-Canc...Sony WF-1000XM3 True Wireless Noise-Canceling In-Ear Earphones (Black)
walmart logo
$162.99

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