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Sony Xperia Ear Duo

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Sony Xperia Ear Duo review: specs and price

Sony Xperia Ear Duo
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Sony Xperia Ear Duo

Why is Sony Xperia Ear Duo better than the average?

  • Weight
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    21.2gvs168.75g
  • Number of microphones
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    4vs1.14
  • Charge time
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    0.46hvs2.29h

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Design

1.has stereo speakers
Sony Xperia Ear Duo
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 Xperia Ear Duo
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
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With a detachable cable you can use alternative cables, and if the cable is pulled it will pop out instead of breaking.
4.sweat-resistant
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Resistance to sweat makes it ideal for use while doing sports.
5.weight

21.2g

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)
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The device is protected with extra seals to prevent failures caused by dust, raindrops, and water splashes.

Sound quality

1.has active noise-canceling (noise control)
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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.
2.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.

Power

1.Battery life

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 Xperia Ear Duo
The battery can be recharged and used over again.
3.charge time

0.46h

The time it takes to fully charge the battery.
4.has a battery level indicator
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An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.
5.battery power

118mAh

Battery power, also called battery capacity, represents the amount of electrical energy stored in the battery. Measured in milliampere-hours (mAh), it indicates how much electric power can be used over time. More battery power translates into longer battery life.
6.Has USB Type-C
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The USB Type-C features reversible plug orientation and cable direction.

Connectivity

1.Can be used wirelessly
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Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.
2.Bluetooth version

4.2

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

Features

1.can be used as a headset
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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.number of microphones

4

More microphones result in better sound quality and enable the device to filter out background noise.
3.has an in-line control panel
Sony Xperia Ear Duo
There is a control panel on the cable, so you can easily operate the device without having to interact with it.
4.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.
5.has voice commands
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You can use your voice to control key functions of the device and you can easily access your device without pushing any button.
6.has an accelerometer
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An accelerometer is a sensor used to measure the linear acceleration of a device. A common application is detecting when a device changes between vertical and horizontal positions.

Miscellaneous

1.has a gyroscope
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A gyroscope is a sensor that tracks the orientation of a device, more specifically by measuring the angular rotational velocity. Initially, they were built using a spinning rotor to detect changes in orientation, like twisting or rotation.
2.has a compass
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A compass is useful for gaming, maps, and navigation software.
3.Has a barometer
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This measures barometric air pressure. It can predict weather changes, for example a sudden drop in air pressure could mean a storm is coming. When calibrated correctly it can be used to determine altitude, which helps GPS devices to lock on quicker and with greater accuracy.

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