Energy Sistem Sport 5See price on Amazon
Overall Score 7.9 Represents average audio ecosystem compatibility score.
Mpow Flame SSee price on Amazon
Overall Score 5.1 Represents average audio ecosystem compatibility score.
|Category||Features||Energy Sistem Sport 5||Mpow Flame S|
|DESIGN||ingress protection (ip) rating||ipX4||ipX7|
|has no wires or cables||✓||✗|
|has an earbud foam||✓||✗|
|has stereo speakers||✓||✓|
|SOUND QUALITY||has active noise cancellation (noise control)||✗||✓|
|has passive noise reduction||✓||✓|
|driver unit size||14mm||✗|
|has a neodymium magnet||✓||✗|
|battery life of charging case||20hours||✗|
|has a battery level indicator||✓||✓|
|CONNECTIVITY||has usb type-c||✓||✗|
|maximum bluetooth range||10meters||10meters|
|has aptx adaptive||✓||✓|
|has aptx low latency||✓||✓|
|has aptx hd||✓||✓|
|MICROPHONE||number of microphones||2only||✗|
|has a noise-canceling microphone||✗||✓|
|highest mic frequency||10,000hz||✗|
|lowest mic frequency||100hz||✗|
|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 refer to the rating of protection offered by a casing, against dust and water. In the format of IPXX, 'X' represents a number The first value of the IP rating means protection against solids say dust, while the second refers to protection against liquids (sweat).
Having a value of IPX4, the Energy Sistem Sport 5's rating is read as, the first number of X denotes that no data available to specify a protection rating, and the second value of 4 means that they can withstand low pressure spray similar to that of a shower head when tilted at 180° for 10 minutes.
In comparison to the Energy Sistem Sport 5, Mpow Flame S have a rating of IPX7 meaning that we are not yet certain of their rating with solids (dust) and that of liquids is that, Mpow Flame S has a higher liquid rating than Energy Sistem Sport 5
The Energy Sistem Sport 5 have a weight of 18g . We take in account a lower weight better for the reason that lighter devices are more comfortable to carry.
For a device to be true wireless it should have no wires connecting any part of the device together, Energy Sistem Sport 5 are true wireless for this case since they don't have wires. This is an important difference since wireless earbuds have wires connecting the pair of earbuds together.
The Energy Sistem Sport 5 come with wingtips, these are commonly used for workout earbuds and come as an optional add-on to the separate silicone ear tip for a more secure fit.
Mpow Flame S too have wingtips, these rest against the triangular fossa and form a secure fit to combat vigorous movement, wingtips are best suited for sports and other physical activities. When used as directed, they prevent the earbuds from falling off.
Energy Sistem Sport 5 have sweat resistance
Mpow Flame S's resistance to sweat makes both devices good for use while doing sports such as long-distance running, marathons, cardio sweat workouts , etc
The earbud foam is made to be ultracompact and lightweight, with almost no interference with earrings, spectacles, hats, or hairstyles. The Energy Sistem Sport 5 have an earbud foam to some it is more comfortable than the in-ear foam.
Energy Sistem Sport 5 have stereo speakers, devices with stereo speakers deliver sound from independent channels on both left and right sides, creating a richer sound and a better listening experience.
The Mpow Flame S also have stereo speakers
ANC uses more advanced kind of tech to reduce ambient sounds. ANC works when, it studies the sound pattern outside and inside the earbud and inverts the soundwaves to counter it. Simply put, it's like having +1 (noise) then producing -1 (inverted noise) to make zero which results in a reduced level of noise.
Mpow Flame S have Active Noise Cancellation enabling you to listen at lower volume levels, causing less ear fatigue since you don't need to crank up the device volume to overcome background sounds.
The Energy Sistem Sport 5 stay tightly in place, creating an acoustic seal that reduces background sounds well as preventing the earbuds music from leaking out at the same.
Both of these devices have passive noise reduction this means that they reduce ambient noise without using ANC to cancel it out.
Energy Sistem Sport 5 have a unit size of 14mm in diameter, bigger drivers are more powerful, and can produce better bass. A driver unit is the component that produces sound in the earbuds, the unit size determines the loudness of the device.
The Energy Sistem Sport 5's lowest frequency is at 20Hz, low-frequency response measures if and how well a particular audio device generates low frequencies that can be heard, and if it makes any changes to the signal while at it.
Energy Sistem Sport 5's highest frequency is at 20,000Hz, high-frequency response shows how well an audio component produces high recognizable frequencies and if it makes any adjustments to the signal while at it.
The Energy Sistem Sport 5 have neodymium magnets, if used in audio devices produce a higher sensitivity and substantial sound output while using less power. They can help produce music at quite a high sound pressure level, with the use of high magnetic flux.
The Energy Sistem Sport 5's battery life is 5 hours, these last less than 5 hours of listening which is considered average for a single charge. A device's battery life is given by the manufacturer, and with longer battery life, you get to use it for longer and requires fewer chargings.
Mpow Flame S's battery life is more than that of Energy Sistem Sport 5 by 7 hours . Every time you recharge your device, they get a little less playing time. The effect is barely noticeable at first, but over a few years, your wireless earbuds will have shorter listening time.
The battery life of the charging case is given by the manufacturer, and the Energy Sistem Sport 5's case is said to have a charge of 20 hours. A charging case with more battery hours enables you to recharge your earbuds on the go several times before recharging the case itself.
It takes 1.5 hours to fully charge the Energy Sistem Sport 5's battery. It is highly adivsable to charge fully the battery before using the earbuds for the first time.
Energy Sistem Sport 5's battery capacity is 40mAh, battery power, represents the amount of electrical energy that a battery can store.
The Energy Sistem Sport 5 have a battery level indicator, an indicator notifies you when the earbuds has a low battery. The battery indicator lights indicate the charging state of your earbuds and charging case.
Mpow Flame S too have a battery level indicator, these allow you to determine the charging state of your earbuds, if charged fully, or having a low battery.
The Energy Sistem Sport 5 support USB TYPE-C, an industry-standard connector for transmitting both data and power through a single cable.
Energy Sistem Sport 5 have Bluetooth version of 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.
Mpow Flame S has a Bluetooth version of 5, equal to that of the Energy Sistem Sport 5 . Newer versions provide faster data transfers.
The Energy Sistem Sport 5 have a 10meters distance to connect via Bluetooth.
Mpow Flame S have a maximum range of 10meters, equal to that of the Energy Sistem Sport 5
Energy Sistem Sport 5 support AAC, a codec that is used for Bluetooth audio. It supports 24-bit audio at 250kbps. Because it uses psychoacoustic modeling, it provides better results than other codecs at a similar bit rate.
Being the highest quality codec that any Bluetooth-supporting Apple product supports, the Energy Sistem Sport 5 will work well with your MacBook. If you intend on using these with Android you need to pay even closer attention to codec support for if they only have AAC they won't provide the best audio quality possible, ensure that they also support aptX HD, LDAC, or LHDC as well.
The Mpow Flame S 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.
Energy Sistem Sport 5 support LDAC, a codec developed by Sony
which allows streaming high-resolution audio over Bluetooth connections at up to 990 kbps at 32 bit/96 kHz.
It is capable of a very high bitrate of 990kbps, which provides high-resolution audio.
Mpow Flame S support it as well, LDAC, can automatically adjust to a lower bitrate of 330kbps or 660kbps to increase stability.
Energy Sistem Sport 5 support APTX Adaptive, an audio codec for Bluetooth devices that are developed by Qualcomm. It has a variable bit rate (between 279kbps and 420kbps).
Mpow Flame S support APTX Adaptive as well which implies that both can adjust the bit rate for different scenarios, such as reducing interference from other devices.
Energy Sistem Sport 5 support APTX Low Latency, 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 for example when playing games.
The Mpow Flame S support APTX Low Latency as well
The Energy Sistem Sport 5 support APTX HD, an audio codec for Bluetooth devices that are developed by Qualcomm. It supports high-quality 24-bit audio (at a bit rate of 576kbps).
Mpow Flame S support APTX HD too.
The Energy Sistem Sport 5 have 2 microphones.
Mpow Flame S use a noise-canceling type of microphone, these microphones are made to filter out background sounds from the desired sound.
Energy Sistem Sport 5 microphone sensitivity is measured at -42dBV/Pa. The extent of the analog or digital output signal from the microphone with its input stimulus is a measure of its sensitivity. It's the 'loudness' of the voice that the earbud microphone can recognize.
Energy Sistem Sport 5's highest mic frequency is 10,000Hz, high frequencies are better for recording treble. The highest mic frequency of a microphone is defined as its upper limiting frequency.
The Energy Sistem Sport 5's lowest mic frequency is 100Hz, low frequencies are better for picking up bass. The lowest mic frequency of a microphone is defined as its lower limiting frequency.
The Energy Sistem Sport 5 support ambient sound mode, which uses microphones to channel ambient sound so that they can still be heard even when wearing them
The Mpow Flame S support ambient sound mode as well, it’s useful when you want to listen to music but also be aware of your surrounding, say you’re having a run but still want to be able to hear traffic.
The Energy Sistem Sport 5 have in/on-ear detection, the sensors in the device can detect when removed from your ears .
The Mpow Flame S support in/on-ear detection, automatically pauses your music, or audiobook when you remove earbuds from your ears improving your listening experience.
If misplaced in a room, or can't easily find them in your bag, the Energy Sistem Sport 5 support the find earbuds feature.
Mpow Flame S too have the find earbuds feature. You can use the earbuds app on your smartphone to play an alarm from your earbuds to help you find them.
Energy Sistem Sport 5 support fast charging. Commonly, technologies like Qualcomm’s Quick Charge, are used to reduce the amount of time it takes to fully charge the earbuds.
The Mpow Flame S 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 thirty minutes.
Energy Sistem Sport 5 have a mute function, they have the option to mute/unmute a conversation directly from the earbuds.
The Mpow Flame S also support the mute function. The mute function means that you unilaterally turn off the device's microphone, but you can still hear the other party's voice.
The Energy Sistem Sport 5, so you can easily access the volume control, pause, play, mute, etc whichever functions are supported on the device.
Mpow Flame S also have a control panel on them.
Energy Sistem Sport 5 have voice prompts. With voice prompts, you receive information via audio messages, like if there is a problem with the connection.
Mpow Flame S also have voice prompts meaning the earbuds will notify you if the battery is running low, and it's time to recharge them.
The Energy Sistem Sport 5 come with their own special pouch. Carrying earphones without a case, or placing them in your pockets without a cover can easily put them at risk of getting damaged.
Mpow Flame S also have a travel bag included, which is useful for safe transportation.