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Sony WI-SP500

Sony WI-SP500
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Sony WI-SP500 review: specs and price

Sony WI-SP500
Sony WI-SP500
67
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Why is Sony WI-SP500 better than the average?

  • Weight
    18gvs169.08g
  • Bluetooth version
    4.2vs3.88
  • Charge time
    2hvs2.24h

Top specs and features

Design

1.has stereo speakers
Sony WI-SP500

Devices with stereo speakers deliver sound from independent channels on both left and right sides, creating a richer sound and a better experience.

2.weight

18g

Best

Sony MDR-EX150AP

3g

3.sweat resistant
Sony WI-SP500

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

4.has an in-ear form
Sony WI-SP500

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.

5.has included ear pads
Sony WI-SP500

Allows you to change ear pads without buying new ones.

Sound quality

1.highest frequency

20000Hz

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

2.lowest frequency

20Hz

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

3.has a neodymium magnet
Sony WI-SP500

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

4.driver unit size

13.5mm

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

Power

1. longer battery life

8h

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

2.has a rechargeable battery
Sony WI-SP500

The battery can be recharged and used over again.

3.charge time

2h

The time it takes to fully charge the battery.

Best

Sony Xperia Ear Duo

0.46h

Connectivity

1.Can be used wirelessly
Sony WI-SP500

Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.

2.Bluetooth version

4.2

Best

Audio-Technica ATH-ANC900BT

5

3.maximum Bluetooth range

10m

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

Best

Fiil Canviis Pro

100m

4.has a 3.5mm male connector
Sony WI-SP500

A standard 3.5mm male connector is suitable for use with all MP3 players and computer sound cards.

For example

Easy Mobile Freedom 2

5.supports Bluetooth pairing using NFC
Sony WI-SP500

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.control panel placed on a device
Sony WI-SP500

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.

2.can be used as a headset
Sony WI-SP500

A headset is one headphone or pair with a built-in microphone. Headsets can be used for applications which require communication i.e. Skype, games with voice chat, mobile phones etc.

3.number of microphones

1

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

Best

Parrot Zik Sport

8

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