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Overall Score 6.8 Represents average audio ecosystem compatibility score.
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Overall Score 6.8 Represents average audio ecosystem compatibility score.
|Technics EAH AZ60M2
|LG Tone Free Fit TF8
|ingress protection (ip) rating
|has no wires or cables
|is dust proof and water-resistant
|has an earbud foam
|has stereo speakers
|has active noise cancellation (noise control)
|has passive noise reduction
|driver unit size
|battery life of charging case
|has wireless charging
|has a battery level indicator
|has usb type-c
|maximum bluetooth range
|number of microphones
|has a noise-canceling microphone
|has ambient sound mode
|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
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IP ratings refer to the rank of protection offered by an enclosure, 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 resistance against liquids (water).
Having a value of IPX4, the Technics EAH AZ60M2's rating for solids indicates that no data available to specify a protection rating, and the second number 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 Technics EAH AZ60M2, LG Tone Free Fit TF8 have a rating of IP67 meaning that they are completely dust proof and that of liquids is that, LG Tone Free Fit TF8 has a higher liquid rating than Technics EAH AZ60M2
Technics EAH AZ60M2 have a weight of 14g . We prefer a lower weight best because lighter devices are easier to transport.
The LG Tone Free Fit TF8, at 5.7g are lighter than the Technics EAH AZ60M2 by -8.3g
For a device to be true wireless it should have no wires connecting any part of the device together, Technics EAH AZ60M2 are true wireless for this matter since they don't have cables. This is an important difference as some wireless earbuds have cables connecting the pair of earbuds together.
LG Tone Free Fit TF8 also is true wireless since it doesn't have wires linking the 2 earbuds .
The LG Tone Free Fit TF8 come with wingtips, these are commonly used for earbuds for workouts and come as an optional add-on to the separate silicone ear tip for a more secure fit.
Technics EAH AZ60M2 have sweat resistance
LG Tone Free Fit TF8's resistance to sweat makes both devices ideal for use while doing sports such as long-distance running, marathons, cardio sweat workouts , etc
The LG Tone Free Fit TF8 are both dustproof and water-resistant.
An earbud foam is made to be ultracompact and lightweight, with little interference with earrings, spectacles, hats, or hairstyles. The Technics EAH AZ60M2 have an earbud foam to some it is more comfortable than the in-ear foam.
Technics EAH AZ60M2 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 LG Tone Free Fit TF8 also have stereo speakers
ANC makes use of advanced technology to actively counter noise. ANC works when, it studies 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 producing -1 (inverted noise) giving zero resulting in a reduced level of noise.
Technics EAH AZ60M2 have ANC allowing you to listen at lower volume levels, causing less ear fatigue as you don't have to crank up the earbuds volume to outcompete background sounds.
LG Tone Free Fit TF8 too have Active Noise Cancellation making both earbuds ideal for flights and morning commutes. The Technics EAH AZ60M2 and LG Tone Free Fit TF8 work with different noise cancellation settings, pick the mode that you prefer for travel or that enhances your chill time.
Technics EAH AZ60M2 sit well in place, this creates a sound seal that tones down background noise while preventing the earbuds voice audio from leaking out at the same.
Both of these devices have passive noise reduction which implies that both limit ambient noise without using ANC to cancel it out.
Technics EAH AZ60M2 driver unit is 8mm in diameter, bigger drivers are more powerful, therefor producing better bass.
The driver unit is basically a mini speaker that makes sound in the earbuds, its size determines the loudness of the device.
LG Tone Free Fit TF8 driver unit is 6mm in diameter, which means that they have a smaller driver unit than that of Technics EAH AZ60M2 by 2mm , 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.
Technics EAH AZ60M2's lowest frequency is at 20Hz, low-frequency response inidcates how well a particular audio device produces low frequencies that can be heard, and if it alters the signal while at it.
LG Tone Free Fit TF8's lowest frequency is at 20Hz, this implies that both devices produce equal bass
Technics EAH AZ60M2's highest frequency is at 40,000Hz, high-frequency response shows how well a particular audio device produces high audible frequencies and if it makes any adjustments to the signal on its way through.
LG Tone Free Fit TF8's highest frequency is at 20,000Hz, this means that Technics EAH AZ60M2 generate a clearer and crispier treble than the LG Tone Free Fit TF8
Technics EAH AZ60M2's battery life is 7.5 hours, these last longer 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 more battery hours, you get to use it for longer and requires fewer chargings.
LG Tone Free Fit TF8's battery life is more than that of Technics EAH AZ60M2 by 2.5 hours . Each time you recharge your earbuds, they get a little less listening time. The effect is barely 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 Technics EAH AZ60M2's case has a full charge of 25 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.
LG Tone Free Fit TF8's charging case has a battery life of 20 hours, less than that of Technics EAH AZ60M2 by 5 hours
It takes 2 hours to fully charge the Technics EAH AZ60M2's battery. It is highly adivsable to fully charge the battery before using the earbuds when they have been in storage for long periods.
LG Tone Free Fit TF8 takes 1 hours to fully charge the battery, less than that of Technics EAH AZ60M2 by 1 hours
LG Tone Free Fit TF8's battery capacity is 68mAh, battery capacity, represents the amount of electrical energy that a battery can keep.
Technics EAH AZ60M2, the device supports wireless charging. To charge the earbuds, you simply place down on a compatible charging pad.
LG Tone Free Fit TF8 also support wireless charging, always look out for the charging standard of the earbuds.
The Technics EAH AZ60M2 have a battery level indicator, an indicator alerts you when the device has a low battery. The battery indicator lights show the charging status of your earbuds and charging case.
LG Tone Free Fit TF8 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 Technics EAH AZ60M2 use USB TYPE-C, an industry-standard connector for transmitting both data and power through a single cable.
LG Tone Free Fit TF8 too have USB TYPE-C. This USB-C plug comes along with most current laptops, phones, and tablets.
The Technics EAH AZ60M2 have Bluetooth version of 5.3, Bluetooth is a wireless technology standard that enables data transfers between devices placed in range, using short-wavelength, ultra-high frequency radio waves.
LG Tone Free Fit TF8 has a Bluetooth version of 5.3, equal to that of the Technics EAH AZ60M2 . Newer versions provide faster data transfers.
Technics EAH AZ60M2 have a 10meters distance to connect via Bluetooth.
LG Tone Free Fit TF8 have a maximum range of 10meters, equal to that of the Technics EAH AZ60M2
Technics EAH AZ60M2 support AAC, a codec 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 a similar bit rate.
Since its the highest quality codec that any Bluetooth-supporting Apple product supports, the Technics EAH AZ60M2 will work well with your iPad. 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 LG Tone Free Fit TF8 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 Technics EAH AZ60M2 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, providing high-resolution audio.
Technics EAH AZ60M2 have 8 microphones.
While the LG Tone Free Fit TF8 microphones are 6, less than that of Technics EAH AZ60M2 by 2 . More microphones record better sound quality and help the earbuds to filter out background sounds.
Technics EAH AZ60M2 have a noise-canceling type of microphone, these microphones are intended to reduce noise from the earbuds' sound.
The LG Tone Free Fit TF8 too have a noise-canceling type of microphone. Especially useful in noisy areas.
Technics EAH AZ60M2 support ambient sound mode, which uses microphones to pass through ambient sound to still be heard even while wearing them
The LG Tone Free Fit TF8 support ambient sound mode as well, helpful when you want to listen to music while being aware of your surrounding, for example when you’re having a jog but would still want to hear traffic.
The Technics EAH AZ60M2 have in/on-ear detection, the sensors in the earbuds can detect when they are removed from your ears .
LG Tone Free Fit TF8 too support in/on-ear detection, automatically pauses your music, or audiobook when you remove earbuds from your ears saving battery life.
Technics EAH AZ60M2 support fast charging. Usually, technologies like Qualcomm’s Quick Charge, are used to lower the amount of time it takes to fully charge the earbuds.
Also the LG Tone Free Fit TF8 support fast charging. It's very similar to regular charging, just that the battery fills up much faster. For example, with Quick Charge 3.0, the battery is charged to 50% in just 30 minutes.
The Technics EAH AZ60M2 have a multipoint of 3 connections, this feature allows you to link to more than one Bluetooth device and switch between them. For example, you can easily switch calls from one device to another without having to manually disconnect and reconnect.
The LG Tone Free Fit TF8 have a multipoint count of 2, less than that of Technics EAH AZ60M2 by 1 only . Bluetooth multipoint comes in handy when you can be on one call and not miss notifications coming from another device.
The Technics EAH AZ60M2 have a mute function, they support the option to mute/unmute a conversation directly from the device.
The LG Tone Free Fit TF8 too have this function. It means that you can turn off the earbuds' microphone, but you can still hear the other party talk.
The Technics EAH AZ60M2, so you can access the volume control, pause, play, mute, etc whichever functions are supported on the earbuds.
The LG Tone Free Fit TF8 too have a control panel on them.
The Technics EAH AZ60M2 have a warranty period of 1 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.
The Technics EAH AZ60M2 support voice prompts. With voice prompts, you receive information via audio messages, say if there is an issue with the connection.
LG Tone Free Fit TF8 too have voice prompts .i.e the earbuds notifies you if the battery is running low, and you need to recharge the device.
Technics EAH AZ60M2 come with their own special case. Carrying earphones openly, or placing them inside your pockets without a cover can easily put them at risk of getting damaged.
LG Tone Free Fit TF8 also have a case included, which is useful for safe transportation.