Marshall Minor IIISee price on Amazon
Overall Score 5.1 Represents average audio ecosystem compatibility score.
BLX Earbuds Gen 1See price on Amazon
Overall Score 4.3 Represents average audio ecosystem compatibility score.
|Category||Features||Marshall Minor III||BLX Earbuds Gen 1|
|DESIGN||ingress protection (ip) rating||IPX4||IPX4|
|has no wires or cables||✓||✓|
|has stereo speakers||✓||✓|
|SOUND QUALITY||has passive noise reduction||✗||✓|
|driver unit size||12mm||✗|
|battery life of charging case||25hours||13.5hours|
|has wireless charging||✓||✗|
|has a battery level indicator||✓||✓|
|CONNECTIVITY||has usb type-c||✓||✗|
|maximum bluetooth range||10meters||10meters|
|has aptx hd||✓||✗|
|MICROPHONE||number of microphones||2only||2only|
|EXTRAS||has in/on-ear detection||✓||✗|
|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 rank of protection given by an enclosure, against dust and liquids. The letters 'IP' are followed by two values The first value refers to protection against solids say dust, followed by the one that refers to protection against liquids (water).
Scoring IPX4, the Marshall Minor III's rating is read as, the first number of X denotes 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 Marshall Minor III, BLX Earbuds Gen 1 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 Marshall Minor III have a weight of 8g . We consider a lower weight best for the reason that lighter devices are easier to transport.
The BLX Earbuds Gen 1, at 44.5g weigh more than the Marshall Minor III by of 36.5g
For a device to be true wireless it should have no wires linking any part of the device together, Marshall Minor III are true wireless for this case since they have no cables. This is an important distinction as some wireless earbuds have wires connecting the two earbuds .
BLX Earbuds Gen 1 also is true wireless because it doesn't have wires connecting the pair of earbuds together.
Marshall Minor III have sweat resistance
BLX Earbuds Gen 1's resistance to sweat makes both devices good for use while doing sports such as long-distance running, marathons, training in workout bodysuits, etc
Marshall Minor III have stereo speakers, what this means is that Marshall Minor III's speakers deliver sound from independent channels on both left and right sides, this creates a richer sound and a better listening experience.
Both BLX Earbuds Gen 1 and Marshall Minor III have stereo speakers
BLX Earbuds Gen 1 sit tightly in place, creating an acoustic covering that tones down your environment noise well as preventing the earbuds sound from leaking out at the same.
Marshall Minor III driver unit is 12mm in diameter, the bigger the unit the more powerful, and can produce better bass. The driver unit is the component that produces sound in the device, its size determines the sound produced by the earbuds.
Marshall Minor III's lowest frequency is at 20Hz, low-frequency response measures if and how well an audio device generates low frequencies that can be heard, and if it makes any changes to the signal while at it.
BLX Earbuds Gen 1's lowest frequency is at 20Hz, this means that both devices can make sound with equal bass
Marshall Minor III's highest frequency is at 20000Hz, high-frequency response indicates how well an audio device makes high audible frequencies and if it adjustments to the signal while at it.
BLX Earbuds Gen 1's highest frequency is at 20000Hz, this implies that both devices produce equal treble
Marshall Minor III's battery life is 5 hours, these last less than 5 hours of listening which is considered average before recharge. A device's battery life is commonly given by the manufacturer, and with more battery hours, you get to use it for longer and have to charge the device less often.
BLX Earbuds Gen 1's battery life is less than that of Marshall Minor III by 0.5 hours . Every time you recharge your device, they get a little less listening time. The effect is barely noticeable at first, but over time, your wireless earbuds will have shorter listening time.
The battery life of the charging case is given by the vendor, and the Marshall Minor III's case has a full charge of 25 hours. A charging case with a longer battery life enables you to recharge your earbuds on the go multiple times before recharging the case itself.
BLX Earbuds Gen 1's charging case has a battery life of 13.5 hours, less than that of Marshall Minor III by 11.5 hours
It requires 1.5 hours to fully charge the Marshall Minor III's battery. It is highly adivsable to fully charge the battery before using the earbuds for the first time.
BLX Earbuds Gen 1 takes 1 hours to fully charge the battery, less than that of Marshall Minor III by 0.5 hours
BLX Earbuds Gen 1's battery power is 40mAh, battery power, represents the amount of electrical energy that a battery can keep.
Marshall Minor III, the device supports wireless charging. To charge the earbuds, you just put down on a supported charging pad.
The Marshall Minor III have a battery level indicator, an indicator alerts you when the earbuds has a low battery. The battery indicator lights display the charging state of your device and case.
BLX Earbuds Gen 1 too have a battery level indicator, charging indicators allow you to determine the charging state of your device, if charged fully, or having a low battery.
Marshall Minor III use USB TYPE-C, a standard connector for transmitting both data and power in a single cable.
Marshall Minor III have Bluetooth version of 5.2, Bluetooth is a wireless technology standard that enables data movement between devices placed in close proximity, using short-wavelength, ultra-high frequency radio waves.
BLX Earbuds Gen 1 has a Bluetooth version of 5.1, older than that of Marshall Minor III . Newer versions provide faster data transfers.
The Marshall Minor III have a 10meters distance to connect via Bluetooth.
BLX Earbuds Gen 1 have a maximum range of 10meters, equal to that of the Marshall Minor III
BLX Earbuds Gen 1 support AAC, 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 the same bit rate.
Since its the highest quality codec that any Bluetooth-supporting Apple product supports, the BLX Earbuds Gen 1 will work fine with your MacBook. If you intend on using these with Android , ensure that they also support aptX HD, LDAC, or LHDC as well.
The Marshall Minor III 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).
Marshall Minor III have 2 microphones.
While the BLX Earbuds Gen 1 microphones are 2, equal to that of the Marshall Minor III . More microphones record better sound quality and enable the earbuds to filter out noise.
Marshall Minor III support in/on-ear detection, the sensors in the earbuds can detect when they are removed from your ears .
Marshall Minor III support fast charging. Usually, technologies like Qualcomm’s Quick Charge, are used to lower the amount of time it takes to charge the earbuds.
Marshall Minor III have a mute function, they have the feature to mute/unmute a conversation directly from the device.
The Marshall Minor III, so you can easily access the volume control, pause, play, mute, etc whichever functions are supported on the device.
The BLX Earbuds Gen 1 too have a control panel on them.
Marshall Minor III have voice prompts. Automatically receive information through audio messages, like if there is a problem with the connection.
BLX Earbuds Gen 1 too support voice prompts meaning the device will notify you if the battery is running low, and you need to recharge them.
The Marshall Minor III come with a special case. Carrying earbuds without a case, or putting them in your bag without a casing can easily put them at risk of getting damaged.
BLX Earbuds Gen 1 also have a case included, which offers safe transportation.