Razer Hammerhead True Wireless ProSee price on Amazon
Overall Score 6.4 Represents average audio ecosystem compatibility score.
JBL Tune 130NCSee price on Amazon
Overall Score 6.2 Represents average audio ecosystem compatibility score.
|Category||Features||Razer Hammerhead True Wireless Pro||JBL Tune 130NC|
|DESIGN||ingress protection (ip) rating||ipX4||ipX4|
|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||10mm||10mm|
|sound pressure level||✗||103db/mw|
|battery life of charging case||16hours||30hours|
|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||4only||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 refer to the rating of protection given by an enclosure, against dust and liquids. The letters 'IP' are followed by two values The first value means protection against solids say dust, followed by the one that refers to resistance against liquids (sweat).
Scoring IPX4, the Razer Hammerhead True Wireless Pro'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.
In comparison to the Razer Hammerhead True Wireless Pro, JBL Tune 130NC 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
Razer Hammerhead True Wireless Pro have a weight of 10g . We consider a lower weight better because lighter devices are more comfortable to carry.
The JBL Tune 130NC, at 11.3g weigh more than the Razer Hammerhead True Wireless Pro by of 1.3g
For a device to be true wireless it must have no wires linking any part of the device together, Razer Hammerhead True Wireless Pro are true wireless for this matter since they have no wires. This is a key distinction since wireless earbuds have cables connecting the 2 earbuds together.
JBL Tune 130NC also is true wireless because it doesn't have cables linking the pair of earbuds .
Razer Hammerhead True Wireless Pro have sweat resistance
JBL Tune 130NC's resistance to sweat makes both devices ideal 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 little interference with earrings, spectacles, hats, or hairstyles. The JBL Tune 130NC have an earbud foam to some it is more comfortable than the in-ear foam.
Razer Hammerhead True Wireless Pro 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.
Both JBL Tune 130NC and Razer Hammerhead True Wireless Pro have stereo speakers
Active noise cancellation uses advanced kind of tech to actively counter noise. How it works, it detects and analyzes the sound pattern of incoming noise and then inverts the soundwaves to cancel it out. In simple terms, it's like having +1 (sound from your surrounding) then producing -1 (inverted noise) giving 0 which results in a reduced level of noise.
The Razer Hammerhead True Wireless Pro have ANC allowing you to listen at lower levels of volume, causing less ear fatigue as you don't need to crank up the device volume to outcompete background sounds.
JBL Tune 130NC too have Active Noise Cancellation making both earbuds ideal for flights and rush hour travels. The Razer Hammerhead True Wireless Pro and JBL Tune 130NC work with different noise cancellation types, pick the setting that you prefer for travel or that suites your chill time.
Razer Hammerhead True Wireless Pro sit well in place, creating a sound covering that tones down your environment sounds and also prevents the device sound from leaking out .
Both JBL Tune 130NC, and Razer Hammerhead True Wireless Pro have passive noise reduction this implies that they limit ambient noise instead of actively using ANC to cancel it out.
Razer Hammerhead True Wireless Pro driver unit is 10mm in diameter, bigger drivers are more powerful, therefor producing better bass.
The driver unit is basically a mini speaker that produces sound in the device, its size corellates with the sound produced by the device.
JBL Tune 130NC driver unit is 10mm in diameter, making both devices similar in how loud their sound gets , many people have a misconception that driver units of a bigger size automatically produce better sound quality.
However, large drivers find it difficult to produce high frequencies so yeah, larger drivers are capable of generating louder sound, but this does not mean that they produce better quality sound.
The Razer Hammerhead True Wireless Pro's lowest frequency is at 20Hz, low-frequency response inidcates how well an audio device generates low frequencies that can be heard, and if it makes any changes to the signal while at it.
JBL Tune 130NC's lowest frequency is at 20Hz, this implies that both devices can make sound with equal bass
Razer Hammerhead True Wireless Pro's highest frequency is at 20,000Hz, high-frequency response shows how well a particular audio component makes high audible frequencies and if it makes any changes to the signal on its way through.
JBL Tune 130NC's highest frequency is at 20,000Hz, this implies that both devices can produce equal treble
SPL, is the pressure level of sound, measured in decibels, dB, JBL Tune 130NC's measurement is 103dB/mW. Devices with a higher sound pressure level are generally louder when supplied with any given audio source.
Razer Hammerhead True Wireless Pro's battery life is 4 hours, these last less than 5 hours of listening which is considered average for a single charge. A device's battery life is usually given by the manufacturer, and with longer battery life, you get to use it for longer and have to charge the device less often.
JBL Tune 130NC's battery life is more than that of Razer Hammerhead True Wireless Pro by 6 hours . Each 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 vendor, and the Razer Hammerhead True Wireless Pro's case is said to have a charge of 16 hours. A charging case with a longer battery life enables you to recharge your earbuds on the go several times before having to recharge the case itself.
JBL Tune 130NC's charging case has a battery life of 30 hours, more than that of Razer Hammerhead True Wireless Pro by 14 hours
It takes 1 hours to fully charge the Razer Hammerhead True Wireless Pro's battery. It is highly adivsable to fully charge the battery before using the earbuds for the first time.
JBL Tune 130NC takes 2 hours to fully charge the battery, more than that of Razer Hammerhead True Wireless Pro by 1 hours
The Razer Hammerhead True Wireless Pro, the device supports wireless charging. To charge the earbuds, you simply place down on a supported charging pad.
The Razer Hammerhead True Wireless Pro have a battery level indicator, an indicator alerts you when the device has a low battery. Its lights show the charging status of your device and case.
JBL Tune 130NC too have a battery level indicator, these allow you tell the charging state of your device, whether fully charged, or the battery is running low.
The Razer Hammerhead True Wireless Pro have USB TYPE-C, an industry-standard connector for transmitting both data and power through a single cable.
JBL Tune 130NC too support USB TYPE-C. This USB-C plug is part and parcel of most current electronics.
The Razer Hammerhead True Wireless Pro have Bluetooth version of 5.1, Bluetooth is a wireless technology standard that enables data transfers between devices placed in range, using short-wavelength, ultra-high frequency radio waves.
JBL Tune 130NC has a Bluetooth version of 5.2, newer than that of Razer Hammerhead True Wireless Pro . Newer versions provide faster data transfers.
The Razer Hammerhead True Wireless Pro have a 10meters distance to connect via Bluetooth.
JBL Tune 130NC have a maximum range of 10meters, equal to that of the Razer Hammerhead True Wireless Pro
Razer Hammerhead True Wireless Pro support AAC, a codec that is used for Bluetooth audio. It supports 24-bit audio at 250kbps. Since it uses psychoacoustic modeling, it can provide better results than other codecs at a similar bit rate.
Being the highest quality codec that any Bluetooth-supporting Apple product supports, the Razer Hammerhead True Wireless Pro 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 JBL Tune 130NC 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.
The 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).
The Razer Hammerhead True Wireless Pro have 4 microphones.
JBL Tune 130NC microphones are 4, equal to that of the Razer Hammerhead True Wireless Pro . More microphones record better sound quality and enable the earbuds to filter out background sounds.
The Razer Hammerhead True Wireless Pro have a noise-canceling type of microphone, these microphones are designed to filter out background sounds from the earbuds' sound.
The JBL Tune 130NC too have a noise-canceling microphone. Especially useful in noisy areas.
The Razer Hammerhead True Wireless Pro support ambient sound mode, which uses microphones to channel ambient noises to still be heard even when wearing them
The JBL Tune 130NC support ambient sound mode as well, it’s useful when you want to listen to music while being aware of what’s happening around you, say you’re having a jog but would still want to hear traffic.
The Razer Hammerhead True Wireless Pro support in/on-ear detection, the sensors in the device can detect when removed from your ears .
If misplaced in a room, or can't easily find them in your bag, the Razer Hammerhead True Wireless Pro support the find earbuds feature.
The JBL Tune 130NC also have the find earbuds feature. Simply use the earbuds app on your smartphone to play a sound from your device to locate them.
The Razer Hammerhead True Wireless Pro support fast charging. Usually, technologies like Qualcomm’s Quick Charge, are used to reduce the time it takes to charge a device.
The JBL Tune 130NC support fast charging. This kind is similar to regular charging, just that the battery fills up much faster. For example, with Quick Charge 3.0, the battery can be charged to 50% in thirty minutes.
Razer Hammerhead True Wireless Pro have a mute function, they have the option to mute/unmute a conversation directly from the earbuds.
The JBL Tune 130NC too support this function. The mute function means that you can turn off the device's microphone, but still hear the other party's voice.
The Razer Hammerhead True Wireless Pro, so you can access the volume control, pause, play, mute, etc whichever functions are supported on the device.
The JBL Tune 130NC also have a control panel on them.
Razer Hammerhead True Wireless Pro have voice prompts. With voice prompts, you receive information through audio messages, say if there is a problem with the connection.
JBL Tune 130NC also have voice prompts meaning the device will notify you when the battery is running low, and it's time to recharge the device.
Razer Hammerhead True Wireless Pro come with their own special pouch. Carrying earphones without a case, or putting them in your bag without a casing can easily put them at risk of getting damaged.
JBL Tune 130NC too have a case included, which is useful for safe transportation.