Samsung Galaxy Buds2 ProSee price on Amazon
Overall Score 7 Represents average audio ecosystem compatibility score.
OnePlus Buds Z2See price on Amazon
Overall Score 6 Represents average audio ecosystem compatibility score.
IP ratings refer to the level of protection offered by an enclosure, against solids and water. In the format of IPXX, 'X' represents a number The first value of the IP rating means protection against solids such as dust, followed by the one that refers to protection against liquids (water).
Having a value of IP55, the OnePlus Buds Z2's rating is read as, the first number of 5 denotes that ingress of dust is not totally prevented but dust does not enter in harmful quantities to interfere with the correct operation or impair safety, and of liquids that they can withstand medium pressure jet that's 6.3mm diameter, similar to garden hose from any angle for 3 minutes at a distance of 2.5 to 3 metres.
Compared to the OnePlus Buds Z2, Samsung Galaxy Buds2 Pro have a rating of IPX7 meaning that no data available to specify a protection rating and that of liquids is that, Samsung Galaxy Buds2 Pro has a higher liquid rating than OnePlus Buds Z2
The OnePlus Buds Z2 have a weight of 9g . We take in account a lower weight better for the reason that lighter devices are more comfortable to transport.
Samsung Galaxy Buds2 Pro, at 11g weigh more than the OnePlus Buds Z2 with a difference of 2g
For a device to be true wireless it must have no wires linking any part of the device together, OnePlus Buds Z2 are true wireless for this matter since they have no cables. This is a major distinction as some wireless earbuds have cables linking the pair of earbuds .
Samsung Galaxy Buds2 Pro also is true wireless because it doesn't have wires connecting the pair of earbuds .
The Samsung Galaxy Buds2 Pro come with wingtips, these are reserved for earbuds for workouts and come as an optional add-on to the separate silicone ear tip for a more secure fit.
OnePlus Buds Z2 have sweat resistance
Samsung Galaxy Buds2 Pro's resistance to sweat makes both devices ideal for use while doing sports such as long-distance running, marathons, cardio sweat workouts , etc
Samsung Galaxy Buds2 Pro are both dustproof and water-resistant.
OnePlus Buds Z2 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 Samsung Galaxy Buds2 Pro also have stereo speakers
Samsung Galaxy Buds2 Pro are rated 1meters any depth more than that you are likely to lose the functionality of your device. Devices that have a higher depth rating are better for diving.
ANC uses advanced kind of tech to reduce ambient sounds. ANC works when, it listens to the sound pattern outside and inside the earbud and generates a mirror signal to counter it. In simple terms, it's like taking +1 (noise) and producing -1 (inverted noise) giving zero resulting in a reduced level of noise.
OnePlus Buds Z2 have ANC allowing you to listen at lower levels of volume, good for your ears since you don't need to crank up the device volume to overcome background noise.
The Samsung Galaxy Buds2 Pro too have Active Noise Cancellation which makes either of the earbuds ideal for flights and morning travels. Each work with different noise cancellation types, pick the mode that suits your travel or that suites your chill time.
OnePlus Buds Z2 sit well in place, creating an acoustic covering that tones down your environment noise and also prevents the device music from leaking out .
Both Samsung Galaxy Buds2 Pro, and OnePlus Buds Z2 have passive noise reduction this implies that they tone down ambient noise without using technology to cancel it out.
The OnePlus Buds Z2 have a unit size of 11mm in diameter, bigger drivers are more powerful, and can produce better bass.
The driver unit is the component that produces sound in the earbuds, the unit size corellates with the loudness of the device.
Samsung Galaxy Buds2 Pro driver unit is 10mm in diameter, which implies that they have a smaller driver unit than that of OnePlus Buds Z2 by 1mm , as many tend to believe that driver units of a bigger size automatically produce better sound quality.
However, large drivers usually have difficulty producing high frequencies so it's true that, larger drivers can generate louder sound, but this does not imply that they deliver better quality sound.
The OnePlus Buds Z2's lowest frequency is at 20Hz, low-frequency response inidcates how well an audio device produces low audible frequencies and if it makes any changes to the signal while at it.
Samsung Galaxy Buds2 Pro's lowest frequency is at 20Hz, this implies that both devices produce equal bass
The OnePlus Buds Z2's highest frequency is at 20000Hz, high-frequency response shows how well an audio component generates high human frequencies and if it adjustments to the signal while at it.
Samsung Galaxy Buds2 Pro's highest frequency is at 20000Hz, this implies that both devices generate equal treble
The sound pressure level, is the pressure level of sound, measured in decibels, dB, Samsung Galaxy Buds2 Pro's measurement is 25dB/mW. Devices with a higher sound pressure level are generally louder when supplied with any given audio source.
The OnePlus Buds Z2's battery life is 7 hours, 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.
Samsung Galaxy Buds2 Pro's battery life is more than that of OnePlus Buds Z2 by 1 hours . Every time you recharge your earbuds, they get a little less listening time. The effect is not noticeable at first, but over time, your wireless earbuds will no longer play for long like they used to.
This is given by the manufacturer, and OnePlus Buds Z2's case is said to have a charge of 31 hours. A charging case with more battery hours allows you to recharge your earbuds on the go many times before having to recharge the case itself.
Samsung Galaxy Buds2 Pro's charging case has a battery life of 18 hours, less than that of OnePlus Buds Z2 by 13 hours
It requires 1.5 hours to fully charge the OnePlus Buds Z2's battery. It is highly adivsable to fully charge the battery before using the earbuds when they have been unused for extended periods.
OnePlus Buds Z2's battery capacity is 40mAh, battery capacity, shows the amount of electrical energy that a battery can store.
Samsung Galaxy Buds2 Pro's battery power is 61mAh. more than that of OnePlus Buds Z2 by 21mAh
The Samsung Galaxy Buds2 Pro, the device supports wireless charging. To charge the earbuds, you simply put down on a supported charging pad.
The OnePlus Buds Z2 have a battery level indicator, an indicator shows you when the earbuds has a low battery. The battery indicator lights display the charging state of your earbuds and case.
Samsung Galaxy Buds2 Pro too have a battery level indicator, these enable you tell the charging state of your earbuds, whether fully charged, or the battery is running low.
OnePlus Buds Z2 use USB TYPE-C, a standard connector for transmitting both data and power through a single cable.
Samsung Galaxy Buds2 Pro too use USB TYPE-C. This USB-C plug is part and parcel of most current laptops, phones, and tablets.
OnePlus Buds Z2 have Bluetooth version of 5.2, Bluetooth is a wireless technology standard that allows data movement between devices placed in range, using short-wavelength, ultra-high frequency radio waves.
Samsung Galaxy Buds2 Pro has a Bluetooth version of 5.3, newer than that of OnePlus Buds Z2 . Newer versions provide faster data transfers.
OnePlus Buds Z2 have a 10meters distance to connect via Bluetooth.
Samsung Galaxy Buds2 Pro have a maximum range of 10meters, equal to that of the OnePlus Buds Z2
OnePlus Buds Z2 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 OnePlus Buds Z2 will work fine with your iPad. If you are planning on using these with Android , ensure that they also support aptX HD, LDAC, or LHDC as well.
The Samsung Galaxy Buds2 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.
OnePlus Buds Z2 have 6 microphones.
The Samsung Galaxy Buds2 Pro microphones are 6, equal to that of the OnePlus Buds Z2 . More microphones record better sound quality and enable the earbuds to filter out noise.
The OnePlus Buds Z2 use a noise-canceling microphone, these microphones are designed to reduce background sounds from the earbuds' sound.
The Samsung Galaxy Buds2 Pro too use a noise-canceling microphone. Especially useful in noisy areas.
The Samsung Galaxy Buds2 Pro support ambient sound mode, which uses microphones to pass through ambient noises to still be heard even while wearing the earbuds
The OnePlus Buds Z2 have in/on-ear detection, the sensors in the earbuds can detect when they are removed from your ears .
The Samsung Galaxy Buds2 Pro too support in/on-ear detection, automatically pauses your music, or audiobook when you remove earbuds from your ears saving battery life.
If lost in a room, or can't easily find them in your bag, OnePlus Buds Z2 support the find earbuds feature.
Samsung Galaxy Buds2 Pro too have the find earbuds feature. Simply use the earbuds app on your phone to play an alarm from your device to find them.
OnePlus Buds Z2 support fast charging. Usually, technologies like MediaTek’s Pump Express, are used to lower the time it takes to charge a device.
Also the Samsung Galaxy Buds2 Pro support fast charging. This kind is similar to regular charging, only that the battery is filling up much faster. Say, with Quick Charge 3.0, the battery can be charged to 50% in 30 minutes.
OnePlus Buds Z2 have a mute function, they support the feature to mute/unmute a conversation directly from the device.
The Samsung Galaxy Buds2 Pro too support this function. The mute function means that you are in position turn off the earbuds' microphone, but you can still hear the other party's voice.
The OnePlus Buds Z2, so you can access the volume control, pause, play, mute, etc whichever features are supported on the device.
The Samsung Galaxy Buds2 Pro too have a control panel on them.
The OnePlus Buds Z2 support voice prompts. With voice prompts, you receive information via audio messages, like if there is an issue with the connection.
Samsung Galaxy Buds2 Pro also have voice prompts .i.e the device notifies you when the battery is low, and it's time to recharge the device.
The OnePlus Buds Z2 come with a special case. Carrying earphones without a case, or putting them in your bag without a casing can easily put them at risk of getting damaged.
Samsung Galaxy Buds2 Pro also have a case included, which offers safe transportation.