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Sony WI-SP500 review: specs and price

Sony WI-SP500

Why is Sony WI-SP500 better than the average?

  • Battery life
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    8hvs7.1h
  • Driver unit size
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    13.5mmvs8.85mm
  • Weight
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    18gvs23.63g

Price comparison

Sony WI-SP500

ProductStorePrice
Sony WI-SP500 AmazonSony WH-1000XM4 Wireless Noise Canceling...Sony WH-1000XM4 Wireless Noise Canceling Over-Ear Headphones (Black) with Sony WI-SP500 in-Ear Sports Wireless Headphones (Black) Bundle (2 Items)
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$348.00
Sony WI-SP500 AmazonSony WI-SP500 Wireless in-Ear Sports Hea...Sony WI-SP500 Wireless in-Ear Sports Headphones, Black (WISP500/B)
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$29.99
Sony WI-SP500 AmazonSony WH-1000XM4 Wireless Noise Canceling...Sony WH-1000XM4 Wireless Noise Canceling Over-Ear Headphones (Silver) with Sony WI-SP500 in-Ear Sports Wireless Headphones (Black) Bundle (2 Items)
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$348.00
Sony WI-SP500 AmazonSony WI-SP500 Wireless in-Ear Sports Hea...Sony WI-SP500 Wireless in-Ear Sports Headphones, White (WISP500/W) (Renewed)
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$14.99
Sony WI-SP500 AmazonSony WI-SP500 Wireless in-Ear Sports Hea...Sony WI-SP500 Wireless in-Ear Sports Headphones, Bluetooth Earbuds, Black (International Version)
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$29.99
Sony WI-SP500 AmazonJNSA Replacement Silicone Eartips Covers...JNSA Replacement Silicone Eartips Covers Gels Buds Hooks Compatible with Sony WI-SP500 and Galaxy S7 S6, Earhooks & Thin Tips 2 Styles 4 Colors, 642
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$6.66
Sony WI-SP500 AmazonSony WI-SP500 Wireless in-Ear Sports Hea...Sony WI-SP500 Wireless in-Ear Sports Headphones, Black (International Version)
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$49.99
Sony WI-SP500 AmazonNiceTQ Replacement USB Power Charging Co...NiceTQ Replacement USB Power Charging Cord Cable for Sony WI-SP500 WI-SP600N WF-SP700N Wireless Bluetooth in Ear Headphone
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$6.99
Sony WI-SP500 AmazonNiceTQ Home Wall AC Power Charger + USB ...NiceTQ Home Wall AC Power Charger + USB Charging Cable for Sony WI-SP500 WI-SP600N WF-SP700N Wireless Bluetooth in Ear Headphone
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$10.99
Sony WI-SP500 AmazonJNSA Earbuds Eartips Ear Tips Ear Caps C...JNSA Earbuds Eartips Ear Tips Ear Caps Covers Gel Buds Compatible with Sony WI-SP500 or Galaxy S7 S7 Edge Original Earphones, Gray/Black No Hook Buds Tips 4 Pairs Set, S7BGnohook
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$5.99

Design

1.sweat resistance
Sony WI-SP500
Resistance to sweat makes it ideal for use while doing sports.
The device is protected with extra seals to prevent failures caused by dust, raindrops, and water splashes.
3.has stereo speakers
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Devices with stereo speakers deliver sound from independent channels on both left and right sides, creating a richer sound and a better experience.
The device is dustproof and water-resistant. Water-resistant devices can resist the penetration of water, such as powerful water jets, but not being submerged into water.
5.has an in-ear form
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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.
6.wingtips included
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These earbuds come with wingtips that can be attached for a more secure fit. Wingtips come in handy for sports and other physical activities. When used correctly, they prevent the earbuds from falling off.
7.Ingress Protection (IP) rating

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The Ingress Protection (IP) rating classifies the degree of protection against dust and water. Higher ratings are better. For example, a device rated IP68 can resist immersion into water for a certain time, specified by the manufacturer.
8.has an earbud form
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The earbud form is ultracompact and lightweight, with little or no interference with earrings, spectacles, hats, or hairstyles. For some people it is more comfortable than in-ear form.
9.has no wires or cables
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True wireless devices have no cables connecting any part of the device together. This is an important distinction as some wireless earbuds have cables connecting the two earbuds together.

Sound quality

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.
The device sits tightly in place, creating an acoustic seal which reduces background noise and prevents your music from leaking out.
3.has a neodymium magnet
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Devices with neodymium magnets are lighter and more powerful than those which use ferrite magnets. They also have more bass and clear high notes.
The driver unit is the component that produces sound in the device. Bigger drivers are more powerful and can produce better bass.
The highest frequency at which device produces audio. The higher the high-frequency response, the clearer and crispier the treble.
The lowest frequency at which the device produces audio. The lower the low-frequency response, the stronger and juicier the bass.
7.sound pressure level

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Devices with a higher sound pressure level are generally louder when supplied with any given audio source.
8.diaphragm size

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The diaphragm moves air back and forth to create sound. The bigger the diaphragm, the more bass it can produce.

Microphone

These microphones are designed to filter out background noise from the desired sound. Especially useful in noisy environments.
More microphones result in better sound quality and enable the device to filter out background noise.
3.mic sensitivity

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It's the 'loudness' of the sound that the microphone can pick up.
4.highest mic frequency

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The highest frequency that the mic can pick up. Better for recording treble.
5.lowest mic frequency

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The lowest frequency that the mic can pick up. Better for recording bass.

Power

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.
An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.
The time it takes to fully charge the battery.
The battery can be recharged and used over again.
5.Battery life of charging case

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The battery life of the charging case as given by the manufacturer. A charging case with a longer battery life allows you to recharge your headphones on the go multiple times before having to recharge the case itself.
6.has wireless charging
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The manufacturer offers a branded wireless charging kit. To charge the device, you simply put it down on its charging base.
7.battery power

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Battery power, or battery capacity, represents the amount of electrical energy that a battery can store. More battery power can be an indication of longer battery life.

Connectivity

1.Has Bluetooth aptX
Sony WI-SP500
Bluetooth aptX is an audio codec used for transmitting hi-resolution audio wirelessly from Bluetooth-enabled devices. Developed by Qualcomm, the aptX audio technology includes variations such as aptX HD, aptX Low Latency, and aptX Adaptive.
2.Has USB Type-C
Sony WI-SP500
The USB Type-C features reversible plug orientation and cable direction.
3.Can be used wirelessly
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Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.
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.
The device can connect at a greater distance via Bluetooth or infrared to another device.
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

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.
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.
3.has voice commands
Sony WI-SP500
You can use your voice to control key functions of the device and you can easily access your device without pushing any button.
4.has a mute function
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The device has an option to mute/unmute a conversation directly from the device.
5.Has voice prompts
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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.
6.multipoint count

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Multipoint allows you to link to more Bluetooth devices and switch between them. For example you can easily switch calls from one device to another without having to manually disconnect and reconnect.
7.warranty period

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When covered under the manufacturer’s warranty it is possible to get a replacement in the case of a malfunction.
8.travel bag is included
Sony WI-SP500
The device comes with its own special case or pouch, which is useful for safe transportation.
9.Supports fast charging
Sony WI-SP500
Fast charging technologies, like Qualcomm’s Quick Charge or MediaTek’s Pump Express, are used to reduce the time it takes to charge a device. For example, with Quick Charge 3.0, the battery can be charged to 50% in just 30 minutes.

Price comparison

Sony WI-SP500

ProductStorePrice
Sony WI-SP500 AmazonSony WH-1000XM4 Wireless Noise Canceling...Sony WH-1000XM4 Wireless Noise Canceling Over-Ear Headphones (Black) with Sony WI-SP500 in-Ear Sports Wireless Headphones (Black) Bundle (2 Items)
Amazon logo
$348.00
Sony WI-SP500 AmazonSony WI-SP500 Wireless in-Ear Sports Hea...Sony WI-SP500 Wireless in-Ear Sports Headphones, Black (WISP500/B)
Amazon logo
$29.99
Sony WI-SP500 AmazonSony WH-1000XM4 Wireless Noise Canceling...Sony WH-1000XM4 Wireless Noise Canceling Over-Ear Headphones (Silver) with Sony WI-SP500 in-Ear Sports Wireless Headphones (Black) Bundle (2 Items)
Amazon logo
$348.00
Sony WI-SP500 AmazonSony WI-SP500 Wireless in-Ear Sports Hea...Sony WI-SP500 Wireless in-Ear Sports Headphones, White (WISP500/W) (Renewed)
Amazon logo
$14.99
Sony WI-SP500 AmazonSony WI-SP500 Wireless in-Ear Sports Hea...Sony WI-SP500 Wireless in-Ear Sports Headphones, Bluetooth Earbuds, Black (International Version)
Amazon logo
$29.99
Sony WI-SP500 AmazonJNSA Replacement Silicone Eartips Covers...JNSA Replacement Silicone Eartips Covers Gels Buds Hooks Compatible with Sony WI-SP500 and Galaxy S7 S6, Earhooks & Thin Tips 2 Styles 4 Colors, 642
Amazon logo
$6.66
Sony WI-SP500 AmazonSony WI-SP500 Wireless in-Ear Sports Hea...Sony WI-SP500 Wireless in-Ear Sports Headphones, Black (International Version)
Amazon logo
$49.99
Sony WI-SP500 AmazonNiceTQ Replacement USB Power Charging Co...NiceTQ Replacement USB Power Charging Cord Cable for Sony WI-SP500 WI-SP600N WF-SP700N Wireless Bluetooth in Ear Headphone
Amazon logo
$6.99
Sony WI-SP500 AmazonNiceTQ Home Wall AC Power Charger + USB ...NiceTQ Home Wall AC Power Charger + USB Charging Cable for Sony WI-SP500 WI-SP600N WF-SP700N Wireless Bluetooth in Ear Headphone
Amazon logo
$10.99
Sony WI-SP500 AmazonJNSA Earbuds Eartips Ear Tips Ear Caps C...JNSA Earbuds Eartips Ear Tips Ear Caps Covers Gel Buds Compatible with Sony WI-SP500 or Galaxy S7 S7 Edge Original Earphones, Gray/Black No Hook Buds Tips 4 Pairs Set, S7BGnohook
Amazon logo
$5.99

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