Sony WF 1000XM3See price on Amazon
Overall Score 6.6 Represents average audio ecosystem compatibility score.
Soundpeats Mini ProSee price on Amazon
Overall Score 6.2 Represents average audio ecosystem compatibility score.
IP ratings is the level of protection offered by a casing, against dust and liquids. In the format of IPXX, 'X' represents a number The first value of the IP rating refers to protection against solids say dust, while the second refers to protection against liquids (sweat).
Having a value of IPX5, the Soundpeats Mini Pro's rating for solids indicates that no data available to specify a protection rating, and the second value of 5 means 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.
Sony WF 1000XM3 have a weight of 17g . We consider a lower weight best because lighter devices are easier to carry.
Soundpeats Mini Pro, at 9.94g are lighter than the Sony WF 1000XM3 by -7.06g
True wireless devices have no wires linking any part of the device together, Sony WF 1000XM3 are true wireless for this matter since they have no wires. This is an important difference as some wireless earbuds have cables connecting the 2 earbuds .
Soundpeats Mini Pro also is true wireless since it doesn't have wires linking the 2 earbuds together.
Sony WF 1000XM3 have wingtips, these are reserved for earbuds for workouts and come as an optional add-on to each silicone ear tip for a better fit.
Soundpeats Mini Pro have sweat resistance
The earbud foam is made to be ultracompact and lightweight, with almost no interference with earrings, spectacles, hats, or hairstyles. The Sony WF 1000XM3 have an earbud foam to some it is more comfortable than the in-ear foam.
Soundpeats Mini Pro also have an earbud foam, which implies that by design they rest on the outer concha ridge of your ear, located in the center of your outer ear.
Sony WF 1000XM3 have stereo speakers, devices with stereo speakers deliver sound from separate channels on both left and right sides, this creates a richer sound and a better listening experience.
Both Soundpeats Mini Pro and Sony WF 1000XM3 have stereo speakers
Active noise cancellation uses more advanced technology to reduce unwanted ambient sounds. How it works, it listens to the sound pattern outside and inside the earbud and inverts the soundwaves to cancel it out. In simple terms, it's like having +1 (sound from your surrounding) and adding -1 (counter sound by the device) giving zero which results in a reduced level of noise.
Sony WF 1000XM3 have Active Noise Cancellation allowing you to listen at lower levels of volume, causing less ear fatigue as you don't have to crank up the earbuds volume to outcompete background noise.
The Soundpeats Mini Pro too have ANC which makes both earbuds ideal for plane rides and rush hour commutes. Each work with different noise cancellation types, pick the noise cancellation type that you prefer for travel or that suites your relaxation time.
Sony WF 1000XM3 sit tightly in place, this creates an acoustic covering that reduces your environment noise and also prevents the earbuds sound from leaking out .
Both Soundpeats Mini Pro, and Sony WF 1000XM3 have passive noise reduction this means that both reduce ambient noise instead of actively using ANC to cancel it out.
The Sony WF 1000XM3 driver unit is 6mm in diameter, the bigger the unit the more powerful, and can produce better bass.
The driver unit is basically a mini speaker that makes sound in the earbuds, its size dictates the sound produced by the earbuds.
Soundpeats Mini Pro driver unit is 10mm in diameter, making them have a larger driver unit than that of Sony WF 1000XM3 by 4mm , 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 yeah, larger drivers are capable of generating louder sound, but this does not imply that they deliver better quality sound.
The Sony WF 1000XM3's lowest frequency is at 20Hz, low-frequency response inidcates how well a particular audio device generates low frequencies that can be heard, and if it makes any changes to the signal on its way through.
The Sony WF 1000XM3's highest frequency is at 20000Hz, high-frequency response tells how well an audio component produces high recognizable frequencies and if it changes to the signal while at it.
The Sony WF 1000XM3 have neodymium magnets, when used in audio devices produce a higher sensitivity and substantial sound output while using less power. They can help generate music at quite a high SPL, using high magnetic flux.
The Sony WF 1000XM3's battery life is 8 hours, a device's battery life is usually given by the manufacturer, and with more battery hours, you get to use it for longer and have to charge the device less often.
Soundpeats Mini Pro's battery life is less than that of Sony WF 1000XM3 by 1 hours . Each time you recharge your device, they get a little less listening 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 the Sony WF 1000XM3's case has a charge of 24 hours. A charging case with a longer battery life enables you to recharge your earbuds on the go many times before recharging the case itself.
Soundpeats Mini Pro's charging case has a battery life of 14 hours, less than that of Sony WF 1000XM3 by 10 hours
It takes 3.5 hours to fully charge the Sony WF 1000XM3's battery. It is recommended to fully charge the battery before using the earbuds for the first time.
Soundpeats Mini Pro takes 1.5 hours to fully charge the battery, less than that of Sony WF 1000XM3 by 2 hours
Soundpeats Mini Pro's battery power is 45mAh, battery power, shows the amount of electrical energy that a battery can store.
Sony WF 1000XM3 have a battery level indicator, an indicator notifies you when the device has a low battery. The battery indicator lights show the charging state of your device and charging case.
Soundpeats Mini Pro 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.
Sony WF 1000XM3 use USB TYPE-C, a standard connector for transmitting both data and power in a single cable.
Soundpeats Mini Pro too use USB TYPE-C. This USB-C plug comes along with most current electronics.
Sony WF 1000XM3 have Bluetooth version of 5, Bluetooth is a wireless technology standard that enables data movement between devices placed in range, using short-wavelength, ultra-high frequency radio waves.
Soundpeats Mini Pro has a Bluetooth version of 5.2, newer than that of Sony WF 1000XM3 . Newer versions provide faster data transfers.
Sony WF 1000XM3 have a 10meters distance connecting via Bluetooth.
Soundpeats Mini Pro have a maximum range of 10meters, equal to that of the Sony WF 1000XM3
Sony WF 1000XM3 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 Sony WF 1000XM3 will work fine with your MacBook. If you are planning 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 Soundpeats Mini 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.
Soundpeats Mini 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).
Latency refers to the time it takes for the audio signal to be transmitted to your earbuds. Soundpeats Mini Pro have a latency of 60ms, a lower latency reduces audio lag and is particularly important when playing games or watching videos.
The Sony WF 1000XM3 support fast Bluetooth pairing using NFC so it can communicate with other devices over Bluetooth. You can fastly pair devices without entering a code by simply holding one device next to the device with which it is to be paired.
The Sony WF 1000XM3 have 4 microphones.
While the Soundpeats Mini Pro microphones are 6, more than that of Sony WF 1000XM3 by 2 . More microphones result in better sound quality and enable the earbuds to filter out noise.
Sony WF 1000XM3 have a noise-canceling microphone, these microphones are made to reduce background sounds from the desired sound.
The Soundpeats Mini Pro too have a noise-canceling microphone. This is useful in noisy areas.
The Sony WF 1000XM3 support ambient sound mode, which uses microphones to pass through ambient noises so that they can still be heard even while wearing them
The Soundpeats Mini Pro support ambient sound mode as well, it’s useful when you want to listen to music but also be aware of your surrounding, for example when you’re having a run but would still want to be able to hear traffic.
The Sony WF 1000XM3 have in/on-ear detection, the sensors in the device can detect when removed from your ears .
If lost in a room, or can't easily find them in your bag, the Sony WF 1000XM3 have a find earbuds feature.
Soundpeats Mini Pro also have the find earbuds feature. You can use the device app on your smartphone to play an alarm from your device to help you locate them.
The Sony WF 1000XM3 support fast charging. Most often, technologies like MediaTek’s Pump Express, are used to reduce the amount of time it takes to fully charge a device.
The Soundpeats Mini Pro support fast charging. It's very similar to regular charging, just that the battery is filling up much faster. Say, with Quick Charge 3.0, the battery is charged to 50% in thirty minutes.
Sony WF 1000XM3 have a mute function, they support the option to mute/unmute a conversation directly from the earbuds.
The Soundpeats Mini Pro too have this function. The mute function means that you can turn off the device's microphone, but still hear the other party's voice.
The Sony WF 1000XM3, so you can access the volume control, pause, play, mute, etc whichever functions are supported on the device.
The Soundpeats Mini Pro too have a control panel on them.
The Sony WF 1000XM3 have a warranty period of 2 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.
Sony WF 1000XM3 have voice prompts. Automatically receive information through audio messages, like if there is a problem with the connection.
Soundpeats Mini Pro too have voice prompts .i.e the device notifies you when the battery is low, and it's time to recharge them.
Sony WF 1000XM3 come with their own special pouch. Carrying earphones without a case, or placing them inside your pockets without a cover can easily damage them.
Soundpeats Mini Pro also have a travel bag included, which is useful for safe transportation.