56points

Sony WF-1000X

76points

Sony WH-1000XM2

Sony WF-1000X
Sony WH-1000XM2
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Sony WF-1000X vs Sony WH-1000XM2

Sony WF-1000X
Sony WH-1000XM2
56
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Sony WF-1000X
76
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Sony WH-1000XM2

Why is Sony WF-1000X better than Sony WH-1000XM2?

  • Has passive noise reduction
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  • Has a noise-canceling microphone
    ?
  • 205g lighter
    ?

    70gvs275g
  • 2.5h shorter charge time
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    1.5hvs4h
  • Has voice prompts
    ?
  • Has voice commands
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  • Has an earbud form
    ?

Why is Sony WH-1000XM2 better than Sony WF-1000X?

  • 16Hz lower low-frequency
    ?

    4Hzvs20Hz
  • 20000Hz higher high-frequency
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    40000Hzvs20000Hz
  • Has stereo speakers
    ?
  • 35h longer battery life
    ?

    38hvs3h
  • Has an over-the-ear form
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  • Has a neodymium magnet
    ?
  • Has a detachable cable
    ?
  • 33.8mm bigger driver unit
    ?

    39.8mmvs6mm

Price comparison

Sony WH-1000XM2

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$448.00

Design

1.has stereo speakers
Sony WF-1000X
Sony WH-1000XM2
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 WF-1000X
Sony WH-1000XM2
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 WF-1000X
Sony WH-1000XM2
With a detachable cable you can use alternative cables, and if the cable is pulled it will pop out instead of breaking.
4.weight

70g

275g

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.
5.can be folded
Sony WF-1000X
Sony WH-1000XM2
Foldable devices are easier to transport and take up less storage space.
6.travel bag is included
Sony WF-1000X
Sony WH-1000XM2
The device comes with its own special case or pouch, which is useful for safe transportation.

Sound quality

1.lowest frequency

20Hz

4Hz

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

40000Hz

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 WH-1000XM2
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 WH-1000XM2
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 WH-1000XM2
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

39.8mm

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

38h

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 WH-1000XM2
The battery can be recharged and used over again.
3.has a battery level indicator
Sony WF-1000X
Sony WH-1000XM2
An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.
4.charge time

1.5h

4h

The time it takes to fully charge the battery.

Connectivity

1.Can be used wirelessly
Sony WF-1000X
Sony WH-1000XM2
Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.
2.Bluetooth version

4.1

4.1

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 WH-1000XM2
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 WH-1000XM2
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 WF-1000X
Sony WH-1000XM2
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 WH-1000XM2
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 WH-1000XM2
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 WH-1000XM2
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 voice commands
Sony WF-1000X
Sony WH-1000XM2
You can use your voice to control key functions of the device and you can easily access your device without pushing any button.

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