Beats Studio Buds +See price on Amazon
Overall Score 6.6 Represents average audio ecosystem compatibility score.
Razer Hammerhead True Wireless ProSee price on Amazon
Overall Score 6.4 Represents average audio ecosystem compatibility score.
|Category||Features||Beats Studio Buds +||Razer Hammerhead True Wireless Pro|
|DESIGN||ingress protection (ip) rating||ipX4||ipX4|
|has no wires or cables||✓||✓|
|has stereo speakers||✓||✓|
|SOUND QUALITY||has active noise cancellation (noise control)||✓||✓|
|has passive noise reduction||✓||✓|
|driver unit size||8.2mm||10mm|
|sound pressure level||100db/mw||✗|
|battery life of charging case||27hours||16hours|
|has wireless charging||✗||✓|
|has a battery level indicator||✓||✓|
|CONNECTIVITY||has usb type-c||✓||✓|
|maximum bluetooth range||10meters||10meters|
|has aptx adaptive||✗||✓|
|MICROPHONE||number of microphones||6only||4only|
|has a noise-canceling microphone||✓||✓|
|EXTRAS||has ambient sound mode||✓||✓|
|has in/on-ear detection||✓||✓|
|has find earbuds feature||✓||✓|
|supports fast charging||✓||✓|
|has a mute function||✓||✓|
|control panel placed on a device||✓||✓|
|has voice prompts||✓||✓|
|travel bag is included||✓||✓|
|See price on Amazon||See price on Amazon|
Ingress protection ratings is the rating of protection given by an enclosure, against solids and liquids. In the format of IPXX, 'X' represents a number The first value means protection against solids say dust, followed by the one that refers to resistance against liquids (sweat).
Scoring IPX4, the Beats Studio Buds +'s rating for solids indicates that no data available to specify a protection rating, and of liquids that they can withstand low pressure spray similar to that of a shower head when tilted at 180° for 10 minutes.
Compared to the Beats Studio Buds +, Razer Hammerhead True Wireless Pro have a rating of IPX4 meaning that we are not yet certain of their rating with solids (dust) and that of liquids is that, they both have the same rating against liquids
The Beats Studio Buds + have a weight of 6.1g . We prefer a lower weight best because lighter devices are easier to transport.
Razer Hammerhead True Wireless Pro, at 10g are heavier than the Beats Studio Buds + with a difference of 3.9g
For a device to be true wireless it must have no cables connecting any part of the device together, Beats Studio Buds + are true wireless for this case since they don't have wires. This is a key distinction as some wireless earbuds have wires linking the pair of earbuds together.
Razer Hammerhead True Wireless Pro also is true wireless because it has no wires connecting the pair of earbuds .
Beats Studio Buds + have sweat resistance
Razer Hammerhead True Wireless Pro's resistance to sweat makes both devices good for use during long-distance running, marathons, training in workout bodysuits, etc
Beats Studio Buds + have stereo speakers, devices with stereo speakers deliver sound from separate channels on both left and right sides, creating a richer sound and a better listening experience.
The Razer Hammerhead True Wireless Pro also have stereo speakers
Active noise cancellation utilises advanced kind of tech to reduce unwanted ambient sounds. ANC works when, it listens to the sound pattern outside and inside the earbud and after inverts the soundwaves to counter it. Simply put, it's like taking +1 (noise) then producing -1 (inverted noise) to make zero hence "diluting" the noise.
Beats Studio Buds + have Active Noise Cancellation allowing you to listen at lower volume levels, good for your ears since you don't have to crank up the earbuds volume to outcompete background sounds.
The Razer Hammerhead True Wireless Pro too have Active Noise Cancellation which makes either of the devices ideal for flights and rush hour commutes. Each work with different noise cancellation modes, pick the noise cancellation type that you prefer for travel or that enhances your relaxation time.
Beats Studio Buds + stay tightly in place, creating a sound covering that reduces background sounds well as preventing the device sound from leaking out .
Both of these devices have passive noise reduction this means that they limit ambient noise without using technology to cancel it out.
The Beats Studio Buds + have a unit size of 8.2mm in diameter, bigger drivers are more powerful, and can produce better bass.
The driver unit is basically a mini speaker that produces sound in the device, its size determines the sound made by the earbuds.
Razer Hammerhead True Wireless Pro driver unit is 10mm in diameter, making them have a larger driver unit than that of Beats Studio Buds + by 1.8mm , a common assumption that driver units of a bigger size automatically produce better sound quality.
However, large drivers find it difficult to produce high frequencies so it's true that, larger drivers are capable of generating louder sound, but this does not imply that they produce better quality sound.
Beats Studio Buds +'s lowest frequency is at 20Hz, low-frequency response measures if and how well a particular audio component generates low frequencies that can be heard, and if it makes any changes to the signal on its way through.
Razer Hammerhead True Wireless Pro's lowest frequency is at 20Hz, this implies that both devices make sound with equal bass
Beats Studio Buds +'s highest frequency is at 20,000Hz, high-frequency response tells how well a particular audio component makes high recognizable frequencies and if it makes any adjustments to the signal while at it.
Razer Hammerhead True Wireless Pro's highest frequency is at 20,000Hz, this means that both devices produce equal treble
The sound pressure level, is the level of pressure of sound, in decibels, dB, Beats Studio Buds +'s measurement is 100dB/mW. Devices with a higher sound pressure level are generally louder when supplied with any given audio source.
Beats Studio Buds +'s battery life is 9 hours, these last longer than 5 hours of listening which is considered average before recharge. A device's battery life is given by the manufacturer, and with longer battery life, you get to use it for longer and have to charge the device less often.
Razer Hammerhead True Wireless Pro's battery life is less than that of Beats Studio Buds + by 5 hours . Each time you recharge your earbuds, they get a little less playing time. The effect is not noticeable at first, but over a few years, your wireless earbuds will no longer play for long like they used to.
The battery life of the charging case is given by the manufacturer, and Beats Studio Buds +'s case has a charge of 27 hours. A charging case with a longer battery life allows you to recharge your earbuds on the go several times before recharging the case itself.
Razer Hammerhead True Wireless Pro's charging case has a battery life of 16 hours, less than that of Beats Studio Buds + by 11 hours
It takes 2 hours to fully charge the Beats Studio Buds +'s battery. It is highly adivsable to fully charge the battery before using the earbuds when they have been unused for extended periods.
Razer Hammerhead True Wireless Pro takes 1 hours to fully charge the battery, less than that of Beats Studio Buds + by 1 hours
The Razer Hammerhead True Wireless Pro, the device supports wireless charging. To charge the earbuds, you just put down on a supported charging pad.
The Beats Studio Buds + have a battery level indicator, an indicator shows you when the device has a low battery. Its lights indicate the charging status of your device and case.
Razer Hammerhead True Wireless Pro too have a battery level indicator, charging indicators enable you to determine the charging state of your device, if charged fully, or the battery is running low.
Beats Studio Buds + have USB TYPE-C, an industry-standard connector for transmitting both data and power in a single cable.
Razer Hammerhead True Wireless Pro too support USB TYPE-C. This USB-C plug comes along with most current laptops, phones, and tablets.
Beats Studio Buds + have Bluetooth version of 5.3, Bluetooth is a wireless technology standard that allows data transfers between devices placed in close proximity, using short-wavelength, ultra-high frequency radio waves.
Razer Hammerhead True Wireless Pro has a Bluetooth version of 5.1, older than that of Beats Studio Buds + . Newer versions provide faster data transfers.
Beats Studio Buds + have a 10meters distance to connect via Bluetooth.
Razer Hammerhead True Wireless Pro have a maximum range of 10meters, equal to that of the Beats Studio Buds +
Beats Studio Buds + support AAC, a codec used for Bluetooth audio. It supports 24-bit audio at 250kbps. Since it uses psychoacoustic modeling, it provides better results than other codecs at the same bit rate.
Being the highest quality codec that any Bluetooth-supporting Apple product supports, the Beats Studio Buds + will work well with your iPhone. If you are planning on using these with Android , ensure that they also support aptX HD, LDAC, or LHDC as well.
The Razer Hammerhead True Wireless Pro support AAC as well. Designed to be the successor of the MP3 format, AAC generally achieves higher sound quality than MP3 encoders at the same bit rate.
Razer Hammerhead True Wireless Pro support APTX Adaptive, an audio codec for Bluetooth devices that are developed by Qualcomm. It has a variable bit rate (between 279kbps and 420kbps).
Beats Studio Buds + have 6 microphones.
The Razer Hammerhead True Wireless Pro microphones are 4, less than that of Beats Studio Buds + by 2 . More microphones record better sound quality and help the earbuds to filter out noise.
Beats Studio Buds + have a noise-canceling type of microphone, these microphones are made to filter out noise from the desired sound.
The Razer Hammerhead True Wireless Pro too use a noise-canceling type of microphone. Especially useful in noisy areas.
Beats Studio Buds + support ambient sound mode, which uses microphones to pass through ambient noises so that they can still be heard even when wearing the earbuds
The Razer Hammerhead True Wireless Pro support ambient sound mode as well, helpful when you want to listen to music but also be aware of what’s happening around you, for example when you’re having a jog but still want to be able to hear traffic.
The Beats Studio Buds + have in/on-ear detection, the sensors in the device can detect when they are removed from your ears .
The Razer Hammerhead True Wireless Pro too support in/on-ear detection, automatically pauses your music, or audiobook when you remove earbuds from your ears saving battery life.
When lost in a room, or can't easily find them in your bag, Beats Studio Buds + have a find earbuds feature.
Razer Hammerhead True Wireless Pro also have the find earbuds feature. You can use the device app on your phone to play a sound from your device to locate them.
Beats Studio Buds + support fast charging. Commonly, technologies like Qualcomm’s Quick Charge, are used to reduce the amount of time it takes to charge a device.
The Razer Hammerhead True Wireless Pro support fast charging. This kind is similar to regular charging, just that the battery fills up much faster. Say, with Quick Charge 3.0, the battery is charged to 50% in just thirty minutes.
The Beats Studio Buds + support multipoint of 2 connections, this feature allows you to link to more than one Bluetooth device and switch between them. Say, you can switch calls from one device to another without having to manually disconnect and reconnect.
The Beats Studio Buds + have a mute function, they have the option to mute/unmute a conversation directly from the earbuds.
The Razer Hammerhead True Wireless Pro too have this function. The mute function means that you unilaterally turn off the device's microphone, but still hear the other party talk.
With the Beats Studio Buds +, so you can easily access the volume control, pause, play, mute, etc whichever features are supported on the device.
The Razer Hammerhead True Wireless Pro also have a control panel on them.
The Beats Studio Buds + have a warranty period of 1 Years, the period of time that warrant free repair and adjustment services in case of a malfunction occurring under normal use that has followed instruction manuals.
Beats Studio Buds + have voice prompts. With voice prompts, you receive information via audio messages, like if there is a problem with the connection.
Razer Hammerhead True Wireless Pro also support voice prompts meaning the device notifies you if the battery is running low, and it's time to recharge them.
Beats Studio Buds + come with a special case. Carrying earbuds without a case, or putting them inside your pockets without a cover may easily damage them.
Razer Hammerhead True Wireless Pro too have a travel bag included, which is useful for safe transportation.