63points

Sony WF-SP700N

59points

Sony WI-SP500

Comparison winner
Sony WF-SP700N
Sony WI-SP500
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23 facts in comparison

Sony WF-SP700N vs Sony WI-SP500

Sony WF-SP700N
Sony WI-SP500
63
points
Sony WF-SP700N
59
points
Sony WI-SP500

Why is Sony WF-SP700N better than Sony WI-SP500?

  • Has active noise cancelling (noise control)
    ?
  • 10.4g lighter
    7.6gvs18g
  • Travel bag is included
    ?
  • 1 more microphone(s)
    ?

    2vs1
  • 0.5h shorter charge time
    ?

    1.5hvs2h

Why is Sony WI-SP500 better than Sony WF-SP700N?

  • 5h longer battery life
    ?

    8hvs3h
  • 7.5mm bigger driver unit
    ?

    13.5mmvs6mm
  • 0.1 newer Bluetooth version
    4.2vs4.1
  • Has included ear pads
    ?

Price comparison

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.

Sony WF-SP700N
Sony WI-SP500
2.sweat resistant
?

Resistance to sweat makes it ideal for use while doing sports.

Sony WF-SP700N
Sony WI-SP500
3.weight
?

Best

Sony MDR-EX150AP

3g

7.6g

18g

4.travel bag is included
?

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

Sony WF-SP700N
Sony WI-SP500
5.has included ear pads
?

Allows you to change ear pads without buying new ones.

Sony WF-SP700N
Sony WI-SP500
6.has an in-ear form
?

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.

Sony WF-SP700N
Sony WI-SP500

Sound quality

1.highest frequency
?

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

Best

Sony MDR-Z1R

120000Hz

20000Hz

20000Hz

2.lowest frequency
?

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

Best

Sony MH1CBLK

1Hz

20Hz

20Hz

3.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.

Sony WF-SP700N
Sony WI-SP500
4.driver unit size
?

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

Best

Audeze LCD2 Classic

106mm

6mm

13.5mm

5.has a neodymium magnet
?

Devices with neodymium magnets are lighter and more powerful than those which use ferrite magnets. They also have more bass and clear high notes.

Sony WF-SP700N
Sony WI-SP500

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

Sennheiser PXC 480

50h

3h

8h

2.charge time
?

The time it takes to fully charge the battery.

Best

Sony Xperia Ear Duo

0.46h

1.5h

2h

3.has a rechargeable battery
?

The battery can be recharged and used over again.

Sony WF-SP700N
Sony WI-SP500

Connectivity

1.Bluetooth version
?

Best

Skullcandy Sesh

5

4.1

4.2

2.Can be used wirelessly
?

Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.

Sony WF-SP700N
Sony WI-SP500
3.maximum Bluetooth range
?

The device can connect at a greater distance via Bluetooth or infrared to another device.

Best

Mavin Air-X

100m

10m

10m

4.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

Audeze LCD-1

Sony WF-SP700N
Sony WI-SP500
5.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 WF-SP700N
Sony WI-SP500

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 WF-SP700N
Sony WI-SP500
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 WF-SP700N
Sony WI-SP500
3.number of microphones
?

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

Best

Bose Noise Cancelling Headphones 700

8

2

1

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