90points

Huawei FreeBuds Pro 2

91points

Sony WF-1000XM4

Huawei FreeBuds Pro 2
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Huawei FreeBuds Pro 2 vs Sony WF-1000XM4

Huawei FreeBuds Pro 2
Sony WF-1000XM4

Why is Huawei FreeBuds Pro 2 better than Sony WF-1000XM4?

  • 5mm bigger driver unit
    ?

    11mmvs6mm
  • Higher Ingress Protection (IP) rating.
    ?

    IP54vsIPX4
  • 2 more microphone(s)
    ?

    6vs4
  • 6Hz lower low-frequency
    ?

    14Hzvs20Hz
  • 46.88% longer battery life of the charging case
    ?

    23.5hvs16h
  • 0.5h shorter charge time
    ?

    1hvs1.5h
  • 8000Hz higher high-frequency
    ?

    48000Hzvs40000Hz
  • 4g lighter
    ?

    10.6gvs14.6g

Why is Sony WF-1000XM4 better than Huawei FreeBuds Pro 2?

  • 1.5h longer battery life
    ?

    8hvs6.5h
  • Has a neodymium magnet
    ?

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User reviews

Overall Rating

Huawei FreeBuds Pro 2
9.6
8 User reviews
Huawei FreeBuds Pro 2
9.6/10
8 User reviews
Sony WF-1000XM4
8.7
14 User reviews
Sony WF-1000XM4
8.7/10
14 User reviews

Features

Build quality

9.9/10
8 votes
9.1/10
14 votes

Sound quality

9.8/10
8 votes
9.8/10
14 votes

Design

9.6/10
8 votes
8.9/10
14 votes

Comfort

9.6/10
8 votes
8.4/10
14 votes

Battery life

8.8/10
8 votes
9.0/10
14 votes

Comments

Xavier

Xavier

7 months ago

10 / 10

Superan Todo!!!!!

Xavier

Xavier

7 months ago

10 / 10

si la primera version de los free buds pro fue muy buena esta nueva version es espectacular son un 1000/10

Pros

  • son lo mejor del mercado sin duda

Cons

    2 users found this helpful
    Artyt

    Artyt

    7 months ago

    9 / 10

    Better Than you think

    Artyt

    Artyt

    7 months ago

    9 / 10

    Huawei isn't Brand that i'm interested about True Wireless Earphone. But many people around me, talk about it. First look, Even I hate design. So boring a like Airpods Pro. But If you see it nearly. You'll found it's so solid.Better than Apple. It looks Luxury also. And First time i play music. It make me surprise!! Wide Stage, Solid Sound, Smooth Tone, Sparkling Hi-tone. Stun me. Yes sure. I buy it already.

    Pros

    • Superb Sound
    • Solid and Luxury Case
    • Control all of nessesory function at earphone
    • Wireless Charge
    • Very good Transparency Mode
    • Good Battery
    • Find Earphones (By App)

    Cons

    • Still Design like Airpods Pro
    • So So ANC
    0 users found this helpful
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    7 months ago

    9 / 10

    WOW

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    7 months ago

    9 / 10

    Noise cancellation is so damn good ๐Ÿ”ฅ and the quality of the sound ๐Ÿคฉ but the microphone is not that good.

    Pros

    • Everything

    Cons

    • Microphone
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    Design

    Fit

    In-ear

    In-ear

    The fit of the earbuds.
    The first number of the IP rating refers to protection against dust, while the second number refers to protection against liquid. E.g. a first number of 6 denotes that it is completely dustproof, and a second number of 7 denotes that the device can withstand full immersion in water.
    weight

    10.6g

    14.6g

    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.
    has no wires or cables
    โœ”Huawei FreeBuds Pro 2
    โœ”Sony WF-1000XM4
    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.
    wingtips included
    โœ–Huawei FreeBuds Pro 2
    โœ–Sony WF-1000XM4
    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.
    sweat resistance
    โœ”Huawei FreeBuds Pro 2
    โœ”Sony WF-1000XM4
    Resistance to sweat makes it ideal for use while doing sports.
    is dustproof and water-resistant
    โœ–Huawei FreeBuds Pro 2
    โœ–Sony WF-1000XM4
    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.
    has stereo speakers
    โœ”Huawei FreeBuds Pro 2
    โœ”Sony WF-1000XM4
    Devices with stereo speakers deliver sound from independent channels on both left and right sides, creating a richer sound and a better experience.
    waterproof depth rating

    Unknown. Help us by suggesting a value. (Huawei FreeBuds Pro 2)

    0m

    The waterproof depth rating indicates how well the device is protected against water ingress and water pressure. Devices which can withstand more water pressure are better for swimming or diving.

    Sound quality

    has active noise cancellation (ANC)
    โœ”Huawei FreeBuds Pro 2
    โœ”Sony WF-1000XM4
    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.
    has passive noise reduction
    โœ”Huawei FreeBuds Pro 2
    โœ”Sony WF-1000XM4
    The device sits tightly in place, creating an acoustic seal which reduces background noise and prevents your music from leaking out.
    The driver unit is the component that produces sound in the device. Bigger drivers are more powerful and can produce better bass.
    The lowest frequency at which the device produces audio. The lower the low-frequency response, the stronger and juicier the bass.
    highest frequency

    48000Hz

    40000Hz

    The highest frequency at which device produces audio. The higher the high-frequency response, the clearer and crispier the treble.
    sound pressure level

    Unknown. Help us by suggesting a value. (Huawei FreeBuds Pro 2)

    Unknown. Help us by suggesting a value. (Sony WF-1000XM4)

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

    Unknown. Help us by suggesting a value. (Huawei FreeBuds Pro 2)

    Unknown. Help us by suggesting a value. (Sony WF-1000XM4)

    Impedance is the deviceโ€™s electrical resistance to the current being pushed through it. The lower the impedance, the easier it is to get higher volume and requires less power.
    has a neodymium magnet
    โœ–Huawei FreeBuds Pro 2
    โœ”Sony WF-1000XM4
    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

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

    55mAh

    Unknown. Help us by suggesting a value. (Sony WF-1000XM4)

    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.
    has wireless charging
    โœ”Huawei FreeBuds Pro 2
    โœ”Sony WF-1000XM4
    It supports a wireless charging standard such as Qi. To charge the device, you simply put it down on a compatible charging pad.
    has a battery level indicator
    โœ”Huawei FreeBuds Pro 2
    โœ”Sony WF-1000XM4
    An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.
    has a rechargeable battery
    โœ”Huawei FreeBuds Pro 2
    โœ”Sony WF-1000XM4
    The battery can be recharged and used over again.

    Connectivity

    Has USB Type-C
    โœ”Huawei FreeBuds Pro 2
    โœ”Sony WF-1000XM4
    The USB Type-C features reversible plug orientation and cable direction.
    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.
    has LDAC
    โœ”Huawei FreeBuds Pro 2
    โœ”Sony WF-1000XM4
    LDAC is a codec developed by Sony for Bluetooth audio. It is capable of a very high bitrate of 990kbps, which provides high resolution audio. It can also automatically adjust to a lower bitrate of 330kbps or 660kbps to increase stability.
    has aptX Adaptive
    โœ–Huawei FreeBuds Pro 2
    โœ–Sony WF-1000XM4
    aptx Adaptive is an audio codec for Bluetooth devices that is developed by Qualcomm. It has a variable bit rate (between 279kbps and 420kbps), which means it can adjust the bit rate for different scenarios, such as listening to HD audio or reducing interference from other devices.
    has aptX Low Latency
    โœ–Huawei FreeBuds Pro 2
    โœ–Sony WF-1000XM4
    aptX Low Latency is a codec developed by Qualcomm. It uses Bluetooth 5.0 technology to provide low latency audio (around 40ms), which is useful when you want to avoid audio lag (e.g. when playing games).
    has aptX HD
    โœ–Huawei FreeBuds Pro 2
    โœ–Sony WF-1000XM4
    aptX HD is an audio codec for Bluetooth devices that is developed by Qualcomm. It supports high quality 24-bit audio (at a bit rate of 576kbps).
    has aptX
    โœ–Huawei FreeBuds Pro 2
    โœ–Sony WF-1000XM4
    aptX is a codec used for transmitting audio wirelessly with Bluetooth. It is developed by Qualcomm, and supports 16-bit audio at a bit rate of 384kbps.
    audio latency

    Unknown. Help us by suggesting a value. (Huawei FreeBuds Pro 2)

    Unknown. Help us by suggesting a value. (Sony WF-1000XM4)

    Latency refers to the time it takes for the audio signal to be transmitted to your headphones/earbuds. Lower latency reduces audio lag, and is particularly important when playing games or watching videos.
    The device can connect at a greater distance via Bluetooth or infrared to another device.

    Features

    Has a built-in camera remote control function
    โœ–Huawei FreeBuds Pro 2
    โœ–Sony WF-1000XM4
    The device can control your smartphoneโ€™s camera remotely (without installing third-party apps), allowing you to take shots even if your phone isn't near you.
    has ambient sound mode
    โœ”Huawei FreeBuds Pro 2
    โœ”Sony WF-1000XM4
    Ambient sound mode uses microphones to pass through ambient noises so that they can still be heard. Itโ€™s useful when you want to listen to music but also be aware of whatโ€™s happening around you, for example when youโ€™re jogging but still want to be able to hear traffic.
    has in/on-ear detection
    โœ”Huawei FreeBuds Pro 2
    โœ”Sony WF-1000XM4
    Sensors can detect when they are removed from your ears so that the music is paused, saving battery life.
    has find earbuds feature
    โœ”Huawei FreeBuds Pro 2
    โœ”Sony WF-1000XM4
    You can use the app to play a sound from your earbuds to help you locate them.
    Supports fast charging
    โœ”Huawei FreeBuds Pro 2
    โœ”Sony WF-1000XM4
    Fast charging technologies, like Qualcommโ€™s Quick Charge or MediaTekโ€™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.
    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.
    has a mute function
    โœ”Huawei FreeBuds Pro 2
    โœ”Sony WF-1000XM4
    The device has an option to mute/unmute a conversation directly from the device.
    can be used as a headset
    โœ”Huawei FreeBuds Pro 2
    โœ”Sony WF-1000XM4
    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.
    control panel placed on a device
    โœ”Huawei FreeBuds Pro 2
    โœ”Sony WF-1000XM4
    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.

    Microphone

    More microphones result in better sound quality and enable the device to filter out background noise.
    has a noise-canceling microphone
    โœ”Huawei FreeBuds Pro 2
    โœ”Sony WF-1000XM4
    These microphones are designed to filter out background noise from the desired sound. Especially useful in noisy environments.
    mic sensitivity

    -47dBV/Pa

    Unknown. Help us by suggesting a value. (Sony WF-1000XM4)

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

    Unknown. Help us by suggesting a value. (Huawei FreeBuds Pro 2)

    Unknown. Help us by suggesting a value. (Sony WF-1000XM4)

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

    Unknown. Help us by suggesting a value. (Huawei FreeBuds Pro 2)

    Unknown. Help us by suggesting a value. (Sony WF-1000XM4)

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

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