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Sony WH-CH500

55points
60points

Sony WH-CH510

Sony WH-CH500
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Sony WH-CH500 vs Sony WH-CH510

Sony WH-CH500
Sony WH-CH510

Why is Sony WH-CH500 better than Sony WH-CH510?

  • Has a neodymium magnet
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  • Supports Bluetooth pairing using NFC
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Why is Sony WH-CH510 better than Sony WH-CH500?

  • 15h longer battery life
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    35hvs20h
  • 0.8 newer Bluetooth version
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    5vs4.2
  • 8g lighter
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    132gvs140g
  • Has USB Type-C
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Price comparison

Sony WH-CH500

ProductStorePrice
Sony WH-CH500 AmazonSony WH-CH500 Wireless On-Ear Headphones...Sony WH-CH500 Wireless On-Ear Headphones, Black (WHCH500/B)
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$32.90

Sony WH-CH510

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$32.90

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Sony WH-CH510 AmazonSony WH-CH510 Wireless On-Ear Headphones...Sony WH-CH510 Wireless On-Ear Headphones (Blue) with Knox Gear Protective Headphone Case Bundle (2 Items)
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$49.99
Sony WH-CH510 AmazonSony - WH-CH510 Wireless Headphones - Bl...Sony - WH-CH510 Wireless Headphones - Black - WHCH510/BZ (Renewed)
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$29.99
Sony WH-CH510 AmazonSony WH-CH510 Wireless On-Ear Headphones...Sony WH-CH510 Wireless On-Ear Headphones (Black) with USB Bluetooth Dongle Adapter Bundle (2 Items)
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$49.99
Sony WH-CH510 AmazonSony WHXB700 Wireless Extra Bass Bluetoo...Sony WHXB700 Wireless Extra Bass Bluetooth Headset/Headphones with mic for Phone Call and Alexa Voice Control, Black
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$78.00
Sony WH-CH510 AmazonPhilips SHP6000 HiFi Stereo Wired Headph...Philips SHP6000 HiFi Stereo Wired Headphone with High Resolution Audio, Deep Bass and Superior Comfort Over The Ear Headphones
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$39.99
Sony WH-CH510 AmazonSony WH-1000XM4 Wireless Industry Leadin...Sony WH-1000XM4 Wireless Industry Leading Noise Canceling Overhead Headphones with Mic for Phone-Call and Alexa Voice Control, Silver
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$298.00
Sony WH-CH510 AmazonSony WHXB900N Noise Cancelling Headphone...Sony WHXB900N Noise Cancelling Headphones, Wireless Bluetooth Over the Ear Headset with Mic for Phone-Call and Alexa Voice Control- Black (WH-XB900N/B)
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$123.00
Sony WH-CH510 AmazonSony WH-XB700B Wireless Headphones, 30 H...Sony WH-XB700B Wireless Headphones, 30 Hours Battery Life, on-Ear Style, optimised for Voice Assistant - Black-International Version
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$99.99
Sony WH-CH510 pricegrabberSony WHCH510 on-ear wireless headphones ...Sony WHCH510 on-ear wireless headphones (black)
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$38.00
Sony WH-CH510 walmartSony WI-SP500 Wireless In-Ear Sports Hea...Sony WI-SP500 Wireless In-Ear Sports Headphones (Black)
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$79.00

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Design

1.has stereo speakers
Sony WH-CH500
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 WH-CH500
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 WH-CH500
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 WH-CH500
Sony WH-CH510
Resistance to sweat makes it ideal for use while doing sports.
5.weight

140g

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 WH-CH500
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 WH-CH500
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 WH-CH500
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 WH-CH500
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

20h

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 WH-CH500
Sony WH-CH510
The battery can be recharged and used over again.
3.has a battery level indicator
Sony WH-CH500
Sony WH-CH510
An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.
4.charge time

4.5h

4.5h

The time it takes to fully charge the battery.
5.Has USB Type-C
Sony WH-CH500
Sony WH-CH510
The USB Type-C features reversible plug orientation and cable direction.
6.has a removable battery
Sony WH-CH500
Sony WH-CH510
The battery is removable and can be replaced by the user if broken.

Connectivity

1.Can be used wirelessly
Sony WH-CH500
Sony WH-CH510
Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.
2.Bluetooth version

4.2

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 WH-CH500
Sony WH-CH510
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 Wi-Fi 5 (802.11ac)
Sony WH-CH500
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.
6.supports Wi-Fi 4 (802.11n)
Sony WH-CH500
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.

Features

1.can be used as a headset
Sony WH-CH500
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 WH-CH500
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 WH-CH500
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 WH-CH500
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 WH-CH500
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 WH-CH500

ProductStorePrice
Sony WH-CH500 AmazonSony WH-CH500 Wireless On-Ear Headphones...Sony WH-CH500 Wireless On-Ear Headphones, Black (WHCH500/B)
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$32.90

Sony WH-CH510

Buy used:

$32.90

ProductStorePrice
Sony WH-CH510 AmazonSony WH-CH510 Wireless On-Ear Headphones...Sony WH-CH510 Wireless On-Ear Headphones (Blue) with Knox Gear Protective Headphone Case Bundle (2 Items)
Amazon logo
$49.99
Sony WH-CH510 AmazonSony - WH-CH510 Wireless Headphones - Bl...Sony - WH-CH510 Wireless Headphones - Black - WHCH510/BZ (Renewed)
Amazon logo
$29.99
Sony WH-CH510 AmazonSony WH-CH510 Wireless On-Ear Headphones...Sony WH-CH510 Wireless On-Ear Headphones (Black) with USB Bluetooth Dongle Adapter Bundle (2 Items)
Amazon logo
$49.99
Sony WH-CH510 AmazonSony WHXB700 Wireless Extra Bass Bluetoo...Sony WHXB700 Wireless Extra Bass Bluetooth Headset/Headphones with mic for Phone Call and Alexa Voice Control, Black
Amazon logo
$78.00
Sony WH-CH510 AmazonPhilips SHP6000 HiFi Stereo Wired Headph...Philips SHP6000 HiFi Stereo Wired Headphone with High Resolution Audio, Deep Bass and Superior Comfort Over The Ear Headphones
Amazon logo
$39.99
Sony WH-CH510 AmazonSony WH-1000XM4 Wireless Industry Leadin...Sony WH-1000XM4 Wireless Industry Leading Noise Canceling Overhead Headphones with Mic for Phone-Call and Alexa Voice Control, Silver
Amazon logo
$298.00
Sony WH-CH510 AmazonSony WHXB900N Noise Cancelling Headphone...Sony WHXB900N Noise Cancelling Headphones, Wireless Bluetooth Over the Ear Headset with Mic for Phone-Call and Alexa Voice Control- Black (WH-XB900N/B)
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$123.00
Sony WH-CH510 AmazonSony WH-XB700B Wireless Headphones, 30 H...Sony WH-XB700B Wireless Headphones, 30 Hours Battery Life, on-Ear Style, optimised for Voice Assistant - Black-International Version
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$99.99
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$38.00
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$79.00

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