74points
54points

JBL Live 650BTNC

95points
62points

Sony WH-1000XM3

JBL Live 650BTNC
Comparison winner
Cost-effectiveness winner
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52 facts in comparison

JBL Live 650BTNC vs Sony WH-1000XM3

JBL Live 650BTNC
Sony WH-1000XM3

Why is JBL Live 650BTNC better than Sony WH-1000XM3?

  • 1h shorter charge time
    ?

    2hvs3h
  • Has an in-line control panel
    ?
  • 49.62% cheaper
    ?

    129.99 €vs258.00 €

Why is Sony WH-1000XM3 better than JBL Live 650BTNC?

  • 12Hz lower low-frequency
    ?

    4Hzvs16Hz
  • 20000Hz higher high-frequency
    ?

    40000Hzvs20000Hz
  • Has a neodymium magnet
    ?
  • 16 Ohms lower impedance
    ?

    16 Ohmsvs32 Ohms
  • Has a noise-canceling microphone
    ?
  • 2 more microphone(s)
    ?

    3vs1
  • Has Bluetooth aptX
    ?
  • Has USB Type-C
    ?

Price comparison

JBL Live 650BTNC

Buy used:

$100

ProductStorePrice
JBL Live 650BTNC amazonJBL Live 650BTNC - Around-Ear Wireless H...JBL Live 650BTNC - Around-Ear Wireless Headphone with Noise Cancellation - Non Retail Packaging (Blue)
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$115
JBL Live 650BTNC amazonJBL Live 650 Around-Ear Wireless Headpho...JBL Live 650 Around-Ear Wireless Headphone with Noise Cancellation - Black (Renewed)
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$75
JBL Live 650BTNC amazonJBL Tune 710BT Wireless Over-Ear Headpho...JBL Tune 710BT Wireless Over-Ear Headphones - Bluetooth Headphones with Microphone, 50H Battery, Hands-Free Calls, Portable (Blue)
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$65
JBL Live 650BTNC amazonJBL Live 660NC - Wireless Over-Ear Noise...JBL Live 660NC - Wireless Over-Ear Noise Cancelling Headphones with Long Lasting Battery and Voice Assistant - Black
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$150
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$150
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$7.11

Sony WH-1000XM3

Buy used:

$70

ProductStorePrice
Sony WH-1000XM3 amazonSONY WH1000XM3 Bluetooth Wireless Noise ...SONY WH1000XM3 Bluetooth Wireless Noise Canceling Headphones, Black WH-1000XM3/B (Renewed)
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$130
Sony WH-1000XM3 amazonSONY WH1000XM3 Bluetooth Wireless Noise ...SONY WH1000XM3 Bluetooth Wireless Noise Canceling Headphones Silver WH-1000XM3/S (Renewed)
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$269
Sony WH-1000XM3 walmartSony WH-CH500 Wireless On-Ear Headphones...Sony WH-CH500 Wireless On-Ear Headphones (Black)
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$60
Sony WH-1000XM3 walmartSony WH-CH510 Wireless On-Ear Headphones...Sony WH-CH510 Wireless On-Ear Headphones with Mic- Black
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$58
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User reviews

Overall Rating

JBL Live 650BTNC
8.0
4 User reviews
JBL Live 650BTNC
8.0/10
4 User reviews
Sony WH-1000XM3
9.2
9 User reviews
Sony WH-1000XM3
9.2/10
9 User reviews

Features

Build quality

9.7/10
3 votes
8.9/10
9 votes

Sound quality

8.3/10
3 votes
9.2/10
9 votes

Value for money

9.0/10
3 votes
8.6/10
9 votes

Comfort

8.7/10
3 votes
9.4/10
9 votes

Noise isolation

7.3/10
3 votes
9.1/10
9 votes

Comments

Jose luis

Jose luis

6 months ago

10 / 10

Los mejores audífonos que eh comprado

Jose luis

Jose luis

6 months ago

10 / 10

Extremadamente buena

Pros

  • Over ear
  • ANC active noise canceling
  • Diadema cómoda
  • Sonido JBL

Cons

  • Tipo mini USB
  • Bluetooth 4.2
0 users found this helpful
Andy

Andy

5 months ago

8 / 10

Top für den Preis

Andy

Andy

5 months ago

8 / 10

0 users found this helpful
Joaquim Roberto

Joaquim Roberto

3 months ago

6 / 10

É bom..

Joaquim Roberto

Joaquim Roberto

3 months ago

6 / 10

É bom, mais as almofadas soltaram todas com pouco tempo de uso.

0 users found this helpful

Design

1.weight

260g

255g

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.
2.has a detachable cable
JBL Live 650BTNC
Sony WH-1000XM3
With a detachable cable you can use alternative cables, and if the cable is pulled it will pop out instead of breaking.
3.can be folded
JBL Live 650BTNC
Sony WH-1000XM3
Foldable devices are easier to transport and take up less storage space.
4.has a tangle free cable
JBL Live 650BTNC
Sony WH-1000XM3
The cable is designed to minimize tangling.
5.travel bag is included
JBL Live 650BTNC
Sony WH-1000XM3
The device comes with its own special case or pouch, which is useful for safe transportation.
6.has an open-back design
JBL Live 650BTNC
Sony WH-1000XM3
The device is designed in a way that allows sound to go out through the back of the ear cups, which usually have vents or perforations. This design provides very natural and accurate sound.
7.is dustproof and water-resistant
JBL Live 650BTNC
Sony WH-1000XM3
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.
8.sweat resistance
JBL Live 650BTNC
Sony WH-1000XM3
Resistance to sweat makes it ideal for use while doing sports.
A long cable ensures more freedom of movement.

Sound quality

1.has active noise cancellation (noise control)
JBL Live 650BTNC
Sony WH-1000XM3
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 lowest frequency at which the device produces audio. The lower the low-frequency response, the stronger and juicier the bass.
3.highest frequency

20000Hz

40000Hz

The highest frequency at which device produces audio. The higher the high-frequency response, the clearer and crispier the treble.
The driver unit is the component that produces sound in the device. Bigger drivers are more powerful and can produce better bass.
5.impedance

32 Ohms

16 Ohms

Impedance is the device’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.
6.sound pressure level

100dB/mW

104.5dB/mW

Devices with a higher sound pressure level are generally louder when supplied with any given audio source.
7.has a neodymium magnet
JBL Live 650BTNC
Sony WH-1000XM3
Devices with neodymium magnets are lighter and more powerful than those which use ferrite magnets. They also have more bass and clear high notes.
8.has passive noise reduction
JBL Live 650BTNC
Sony WH-1000XM3
The device sits tightly in place, creating an acoustic seal which reduces background noise and prevents your music from leaking out.

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 time it takes to fully charge the battery.
3.Has USB Type-C
JBL Live 650BTNC
Sony WH-1000XM3
The USB Type-C features reversible plug orientation and cable direction.
4.has a battery level indicator
JBL Live 650BTNC
Sony WH-1000XM3
An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.
5.has wireless charging
JBL Live 650BTNC
Sony WH-1000XM3
It supports a wireless charging standard such as Qi. To charge the device, you simply put it down on a compatible charging pad.
6.battery power

700mAh

1000mAh

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.
7.has a rechargeable battery
JBL Live 650BTNC
Sony WH-1000XM3
The battery can be recharged and used over again.
8.has a removable battery
JBL Live 650BTNC
Sony WH-1000XM3
The battery is removable and can be replaced by the user if broken.

Connectivity

1.Can be used wirelessly
JBL Live 650BTNC
Sony WH-1000XM3
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.
3.has aptX Adaptive
JBL Live 650BTNC
Sony WH-1000XM3
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.
4.Has Bluetooth aptX
JBL Live 650BTNC
Sony WH-1000XM3
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.
5.has LDAC
JBL Live 650BTNC
Sony WH-1000XM3
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.
6.has aptX Low Latency
JBL Live 650BTNC
Sony WH-1000XM3
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).
7.has aptX HD
JBL Live 650BTNC
Sony WH-1000XM3
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).
8.has AAC
JBL Live 650BTNC
Sony WH-1000XM3
AAC is a codec that is used for Bluetooth audio. It supports 24-bit audio at 250kbps. Because it uses psychoacoustic modeling, it can provide better results than other codecs at a similar bit rate.
9.has a 3.5mm male connector
JBL Live 650BTNC
Sony WH-1000XM3
A standard 3.5mm male connector is suitable for use with all MP3 players and computer sound cards.

Features

1.has a noise-canceling microphone
JBL Live 650BTNC
Sony WH-1000XM3
These microphones are designed to filter out background noise from the desired sound. Especially useful in noisy environments.
2.has ambient sound mode
JBL Live 650BTNC
Sony WH-1000XM3
Ambient sound mode uses microphones to pass through ambient noises so that they can still be heard. It’s useful when you want to listen to music but also be aware of what’s happening around you, for example when you’re jogging but still want to be able to hear traffic.
3.has in/on-ear detection
JBL Live 650BTNC
Sony WH-1000XM3
Sensors can detect when they are removed from your ears so that the music is paused, saving battery life.
More microphones result in better sound quality and enable the device to filter out background noise.
5.has a mute function
JBL Live 650BTNC
Sony WH-1000XM3
The device has an option to mute/unmute a conversation directly from the device.
6.multipoint count

Unknown. Help us by suggesting a value. (JBL Live 650BTNC)

1

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.control panel placed on a device
JBL Live 650BTNC
Sony WH-1000XM3
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.
8.can be used as a headset
JBL Live 650BTNC
Sony WH-1000XM3
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.
9.Has an in-line control panel
JBL Live 650BTNC
Sony WH-1000XM3
There is a control panel on the cable, so you can easily operate the device without having to interact with it.

Miscellaneous

1.Price (global median value)

129.99 €

258.00 €

Updated on Wed Jun 29 2022
The global median price is determined by calculating the median value of all the prices available for a product, taking into account all markets.

Price comparison

JBL Live 650BTNC

Buy used:

$100

ProductStorePrice
JBL Live 650BTNC amazonJBL Live 650BTNC - Around-Ear Wireless H...JBL Live 650BTNC - Around-Ear Wireless Headphone with Noise Cancellation - Non Retail Packaging (Blue)
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$115
JBL Live 650BTNC amazonJBL Live 650 Around-Ear Wireless Headpho...JBL Live 650 Around-Ear Wireless Headphone with Noise Cancellation - Black (Renewed)
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$75
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$150
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$150
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$2.99
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$7.11

Sony WH-1000XM3

Buy used:

$70

ProductStorePrice
Sony WH-1000XM3 amazonSONY WH1000XM3 Bluetooth Wireless Noise ...SONY WH1000XM3 Bluetooth Wireless Noise Canceling Headphones, Black WH-1000XM3/B (Renewed)
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$130
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$269
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$60
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$58
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