53points

Sony WI-SP500

64points

Xiaomi Redmi AirDots

Sony WI-SP500
Xiaomi Redmi AirDots
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35 facts in comparison

Sony WI-SP500 vs Xiaomi Redmi AirDots

Sony WI-SP500
Xiaomi Redmi AirDots
53
points
Sony WI-SP500
64
points
Xiaomi Redmi AirDots

Why is Sony WI-SP500 better than Xiaomi Redmi AirDots?

  • 4h longer battery life
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    8hvs4h
  • Has a neodymium magnet
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  • 6.3mm bigger driver unit
    ?

    13.5mmvs7.2mm
  • Supports Bluetooth pairing using NFC
    ?

Why is Xiaomi Redmi AirDots better than Sony WI-SP500?

  • Has passive noise reduction
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  • 0.8 newer Bluetooth version
    ?

    5vs4.2
  • 13.9g lighter
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    4.1gvs18g
  • 1 more microphone(s)
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    2vs1
  • Weather-sealed (splashproof)
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  • 0.5h shorter charge time
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    1.5hvs2h
  • Travel bag is included
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  • Has voice prompts
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Price comparison

Sony WI-SP500

Buy used:

$10.90

ProductStorePrice
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
$49.90
Sony WI-SP500 AmazonSony WI-SP500 Wireless in-Ear Sports Hea...Sony WI-SP500 Wireless in-Ear Sports Headphones, Black (WISP500/B) (Renewed)
Amazon logo
$22.95
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 AmazonSony WI-XB400 Wireless In-Ear Extra Bass...Sony WI-XB400 Wireless In-Ear Extra Bass Headset/Headphones with mic for phone call, Black
Amazon logo
$58.00
Sony WI-SP500 AmazonSony WI-C300 Wireless In-Ear Headphones,...Sony WI-C300 Wireless In-Ear Headphones, Black (WIC300/B)
Amazon logo
$19.99
Sony WI-SP500 AmazonSony SP600N Wireless Noise Canceling Spo...Sony SP600N Wireless Noise Canceling Sports In-Ear Headphones, Black (WI-SP600N/B)
Amazon logo
$67.99

Xiaomi Redmi AirDots

Buy used:

$16.92

ProductStorePrice
Xiaomi Redmi AirDots walmartXiaomi Redmi AirDots TWS wireless Earbud...Xiaomi Redmi AirDots TWS wireless Earbuds bluetooth 5.0 Earphones 3D Stereo Sound Headphones with 300mAh Charging Box
walmart logo
$22.89

Design

1.has stereo speakers
Sony WI-SP500
Xiaomi Redmi AirDots
Devices with stereo speakers deliver sound from independent channels on both left and right sides, creating a richer sound and a better experience.
2.sweat resistance
Sony WI-SP500
Xiaomi Redmi AirDots
Resistance to sweat makes it ideal for use while doing sports.
3.weight

18g

4.1g

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.
4.weather-sealed (splashproof)
Sony WI-SP500
Xiaomi Redmi AirDots
The device is protected with extra seals to prevent failures caused by dust, raindrops, and water splashes.
5.travel bag is included
Sony WI-SP500
Xiaomi Redmi AirDots
The device comes with its own special case or pouch, which is useful for safe transportation.
6.has an in-ear form
Sony WI-SP500
Xiaomi Redmi AirDots
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.

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 WI-SP500
Xiaomi Redmi AirDots
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 WI-SP500
Xiaomi Redmi AirDots
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 WI-SP500
Xiaomi Redmi AirDots
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

13.5mm

7.2mm

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

8h

4h

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 WI-SP500
Xiaomi Redmi AirDots
The battery can be recharged and used over again.
3.charge time

2h

1.5h

The time it takes to fully charge the battery.
4.has a battery level indicator
Sony WI-SP500
Xiaomi Redmi AirDots
An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.
5.has a removable battery
Sony WI-SP500
Xiaomi Redmi AirDots
The battery is removable and can be replaced by the user if broken.

Connectivity

1.Can be used wirelessly
Sony WI-SP500
Xiaomi Redmi AirDots
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 WI-SP500
Xiaomi Redmi AirDots
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 WI-SP500
Xiaomi Redmi AirDots
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.
6.supports Wi-Fi
Sony WI-SP500
Xiaomi Redmi AirDots
The device can connect to Wi-Fi.

Features

1.can be used as a headset
Sony WI-SP500
Xiaomi Redmi AirDots
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 WI-SP500
Xiaomi Redmi AirDots
These microphones are designed to filter out background noise from the desired sound. Especially useful in noisy environments.
3.number of microphones

1

2

More microphones result in better sound quality and enable the device to filter out background noise.
4.control panel placed on a device
Sony WI-SP500
Xiaomi Redmi AirDots
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 WI-SP500
Xiaomi Redmi AirDots
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 WI-SP500
Xiaomi Redmi AirDots
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 WI-SP500

Buy used:

$10.90

ProductStorePrice
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
$49.90
Sony WI-SP500 AmazonSony WI-SP500 Wireless in-Ear Sports Hea...Sony WI-SP500 Wireless in-Ear Sports Headphones, Black (WISP500/B) (Renewed)
Amazon logo
$22.95
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 AmazonSony WI-XB400 Wireless In-Ear Extra Bass...Sony WI-XB400 Wireless In-Ear Extra Bass Headset/Headphones with mic for phone call, Black
Amazon logo
$58.00
Sony WI-SP500 AmazonSony WI-C300 Wireless In-Ear Headphones,...Sony WI-C300 Wireless In-Ear Headphones, Black (WIC300/B)
Amazon logo
$19.99
Sony WI-SP500 AmazonSony SP600N Wireless Noise Canceling Spo...Sony SP600N Wireless Noise Canceling Sports In-Ear Headphones, Black (WI-SP600N/B)
Amazon logo
$67.99

Xiaomi Redmi AirDots

Buy used:

$16.92

ProductStorePrice
Xiaomi Redmi AirDots walmartXiaomi Redmi AirDots TWS wireless Earbud...Xiaomi Redmi AirDots TWS wireless Earbuds bluetooth 5.0 Earphones 3D Stereo Sound Headphones with 300mAh Charging Box
walmart logo
$22.89

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