59points
60points

Panasonic RB-HF420

52points
42points

Sony WH-CH510

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Cost-effectiveness winner
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Panasonic RB-HF420 vs Sony WH-CH510

Panasonic RB-HF420
Sony WH-CH510

Why is Panasonic RB-HF420 better than Sony WH-CH510?

  • Has passive noise reduction
    ?
  • Has a neodymium magnet
    ?
  • 15h longer battery life
    ?

    50hvs35h
  • Has a 3.5mm male connector
    ?
  • Can be folded
    ?
  • 0.5h shorter charge time
    ?

    4hvs4.5h
  • 50.28% cheaper
    ?

    38.00 €vs76.43 €

Why is Sony WH-CH510 better than Panasonic RB-HF420?

  • Has stereo speakers
    ?
  • 23g lighter
    ?

    132gvs155g
  • Has USB Type-C
    ?

Price comparison

Sony WH-CH510

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Overall Rating

Panasonic RB-HF420
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Panasonic RB-HF420
0.0/10
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Sony WH-CH510
10.0
2 User reviews
Sony WH-CH510
10.0/10
2 User reviews

Features

Build quality

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Sound quality

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Value for money

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10.0/10
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Comfort

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9.0/10
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Design

1.weight

155g

132g

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
Panasonic RB-HF420
Sony WH-CH510
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
Panasonic RB-HF420
Sony WH-CH510
Foldable devices are easier to transport and take up less storage space.
4.has a tangle free cable
Panasonic RB-HF420
Sony WH-CH510
The cable is designed to minimize tangling.
5.travel bag is included
Panasonic RB-HF420
Sony WH-CH510
The device comes with its own special case or pouch, which is useful for safe transportation.
6.has an open-back design
Panasonic RB-HF420
Sony WH-CH510
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
Panasonic RB-HF420
Sony WH-CH510
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
Panasonic RB-HF420
Sony WH-CH510
Resistance to sweat makes it ideal for use while doing sports.
9.cable length

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0.2m

A long cable ensures more freedom of movement.

Sound quality

1.has active noise cancellation (noise control)
Panasonic RB-HF420
Sony WH-CH510
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

20000Hz

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

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Unknown. Help us by suggesting a value. (Sony WH-CH510)

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

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Devices with a higher sound pressure level are generally louder when supplied with any given audio source.
7.has a neodymium magnet
Panasonic RB-HF420
Sony WH-CH510
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
Panasonic RB-HF420
Sony WH-CH510
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
Panasonic RB-HF420
Sony WH-CH510
The USB Type-C features reversible plug orientation and cable direction.
4.has a battery level indicator
Panasonic RB-HF420
Sony WH-CH510
An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.
5.has wireless charging
Panasonic RB-HF420
Sony WH-CH510
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

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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
Panasonic RB-HF420
Sony WH-CH510
The battery can be recharged and used over again.
8.has a removable battery
Panasonic RB-HF420
Sony WH-CH510
The battery is removable and can be replaced by the user if broken.

Connectivity

1.Can be used wirelessly
Panasonic RB-HF420
Sony WH-CH510
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
Panasonic RB-HF420
Sony WH-CH510
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
Panasonic RB-HF420
Sony WH-CH510
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
Panasonic RB-HF420
Sony WH-CH510
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
Panasonic RB-HF420
Sony WH-CH510
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
Panasonic RB-HF420
Sony WH-CH510
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
Panasonic RB-HF420
Sony WH-CH510
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
Panasonic RB-HF420
Sony WH-CH510
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
Panasonic RB-HF420
Sony WH-CH510
These microphones are designed to filter out background noise from the desired sound. Especially useful in noisy environments.
2.has ambient sound mode
Panasonic RB-HF420
Sony WH-CH510
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
Panasonic RB-HF420
Sony WH-CH510
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
Panasonic RB-HF420
Sony WH-CH510
The device has an option to mute/unmute a conversation directly from the device.
6.multipoint count

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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
Panasonic RB-HF420
Sony WH-CH510
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
Panasonic RB-HF420
Sony WH-CH510
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
Panasonic RB-HF420
Sony WH-CH510
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)

38.00 €

76.43 €

Updated on Fri Jun 24 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

Sony WH-CH510

Buy used:

$70

ProductStorePrice
Sony WH-CH510 amazonSony Wireless Headphones WH-CH510: Wirel...Sony Wireless Headphones WH-CH510: Wireless Bluetooth On-Ear Headset with Mic for Phone-Call, Black
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$38
Sony WH-CH510 walmartSony WH-CH510 Wireless On-Ear Headphones...Sony WH-CH510 Wireless On-Ear Headphones with Mic- Black
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$40
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$179
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