59points

JBL Tune 500BT

80points

Panasonic RZ-S500W

JBL Tune 500BT
Panasonic RZ-S500W
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JBL Tune 500BT vs Panasonic RZ-S500W

JBL Tune 500BT
Panasonic RZ-S500W
59
points
JBL Tune 500BT
80
points
Panasonic RZ-S500W

Why is JBL Tune 500BT better than Panasonic RZ-S500W?

  • 24mm bigger driver unit
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    32mmvs8mm
  • 2h shorter charge time
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    2hvs4h
  • Can be folded
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  • 75x more battery power
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    300mAhvs4mAh
  • Has an on-ear form
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Why is Panasonic RZ-S500W better than JBL Tune 500BT?

  • Has passive noise reduction
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  • Has active noise cancellation (noise control)
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  • 4h longer battery life
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    20hvs16h
  • Has a neodymium magnet
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  • Sweat resistance
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  • 0.9 newer Bluetooth version
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    5vs4.1
  • Has a noise-canceling microphone
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  • Weather-sealed (splashproof)
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Price comparison

Design

1.has stereo speakers
JBL Tune 500BT
Panasonic RZ-S500W
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
JBL Tune 500BT
Panasonic RZ-S500W
Resistance to sweat makes it ideal for use while doing sports.
3.weather-sealed (splashproof)
JBL Tune 500BT
Panasonic RZ-S500W
The device is protected with extra seals to prevent failures caused by dust, raindrops, and water splashes.
4.can be folded
JBL Tune 500BT
Panasonic RZ-S500W
Foldable devices are easier to transport and take up less storage space.
5.travel bag is included
JBL Tune 500BT
Panasonic RZ-S500W
The device comes with its own special case or pouch, which is useful for safe transportation.
6.is dustproof and water-resistant
JBL Tune 500BT
Panasonic RZ-S500W
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.

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
JBL Tune 500BT
Panasonic RZ-S500W
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)
JBL Tune 500BT
Panasonic RZ-S500W
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
JBL Tune 500BT
Panasonic RZ-S500W
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

32mm

8mm

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

16h

20h

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
JBL Tune 500BT
Panasonic RZ-S500W
The battery can be recharged and used over again.
3.has a battery level indicator
JBL Tune 500BT
Panasonic RZ-S500W
An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.
4.charge time

2h

4h

The time it takes to fully charge the battery.
5.battery power

300mAh

4mAh

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.
6.Has USB Type-C
JBL Tune 500BT
Panasonic RZ-S500W
The USB Type-C features reversible plug orientation and cable direction.

Connectivity

1.Can be used wirelessly
JBL Tune 500BT
Panasonic RZ-S500W
Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.
2.Bluetooth version

4.1

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.maximum Bluetooth range

10m

10m

The device can connect at a greater distance via Bluetooth or infrared to another device.
4.supports Bluetooth pairing using NFC
JBL Tune 500BT
Panasonic RZ-S500W
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.
5.supports Wi-Fi
JBL Tune 500BT
Panasonic RZ-S500W
The device can connect to Wi-Fi.

Features

1.can be used as a headset
JBL Tune 500BT
Panasonic RZ-S500W
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
JBL Tune 500BT
Panasonic RZ-S500W
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
JBL Tune 500BT
Panasonic RZ-S500W
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 voice prompts
JBL Tune 500BT
Panasonic RZ-S500W
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.has a mute function
JBL Tune 500BT
Panasonic RZ-S500W
The device has an option to mute/unmute a conversation directly from the device.

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