Ultimate Ears UE FitsSee price on Amazon
Overall Score 6.2 Represents average audio ecosystem compatibility score.
JLab Go Air PopSee price on Amazon
Overall Score 6 Represents average audio ecosystem compatibility score.
|Category||Features||Ultimate Ears UE Fits||JLab Go Air Pop|
|DESIGN||ingress protection (ip) rating||ipX3||ipX4|
|has no wires or cables||✓||✓|
|has an earbud foam||✗||✓|
|has stereo speakers||✓||✓|
|SOUND QUALITY||has passive noise reduction||✓||✓|
|driver unit size||10mm||6mm|
|sound pressure level||110db/mw||103db/mw|
|battery life of charging case||20hours||24hours|
|has a battery level indicator||✓||✓|
|CONNECTIVITY||has usb type-c||✓||✓|
|maximum bluetooth range||10meters||10meters|
|has aptx adaptive||✓||✗|
|MICROPHONE||number of microphones||2only||2only|
|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|
IP ratings is the rating of protection given 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, followed by the one that refers to protection against liquids (sweat).
Scoring IPX3, the Ultimate Ears UE Fits's rating is read as, the first number of X denotes that no data available to specify a protection rating, and the second value of 3 means that they can withstand low pressure spray similar to that of a shower head when tilted at up to 60° from vertical position for ten minutes.
Compared to the Ultimate Ears UE Fits, JLab Go Air Pop have a rating of IPX4 meaning that we are not yet certain of their rating with solids (dust) and that of liquids is that, JLab Go Air Pop has a higher liquid rating than Ultimate Ears UE Fits
The Ultimate Ears UE Fits have a weight of 7.94g . We consider a lower weight better for the reason that lighter devices are more comfortable to move with.
The JLab Go Air Pop, at 7.4g are lighter than the Ultimate Ears UE Fits with a difference -0.54g
For a device to be true wireless it should have no wires linking any part of the device together, Ultimate Ears UE Fits are true wireless for this matter since they have no cables. This is a major difference as some wireless earbuds have cables linking the pair of earbuds together.
JLab Go Air Pop also is true wireless since it has no cables linking the pair of earbuds .
Ultimate Ears UE Fits are resistant to sweat
JLab Go Air Pop's resistance to sweat makes both devices good for use during long-distance running, marathons, cardio sweat workouts , etc
The earbud foam is made to be ultracompact and lightweight, with almost no interference with earrings, spectacles, hats, or hairstyles. The JLab Go Air Pop have an earbud foam to some it is more comfortable than the in-ear foam.
Ultimate Ears UE Fits have stereo speakers, what this means is that Ultimate Ears UE Fits's speakers deliver sound from independent channels on both left and right sides, creating a richer sound and a better listening experience.
Both JLab Go Air Pop and Ultimate Ears UE Fits have stereo speakers
Ultimate Ears UE Fits sit tightly 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 JLab Go Air Pop, and Ultimate Ears UE Fits have passive noise reduction which means that they reduce ambient noise instead of actively using ANC to cancel it out.
Ultimate Ears UE Fits have a unit size of 10mm in diameter, the bigger the unit the more powerful, therefor producing better bass.
The driver unit is basically a mini speaker that produces sound in the device, the unit size dictates the loudness of the earbuds.
JLab Go Air Pop driver unit is 6mm in diameter, which means that they have a smaller driver unit than that of Ultimate Ears UE Fits by 4mm , many people have a misconception 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 are capable of generating louder sound, but this does not mean that they deliver better quality sound.
The Ultimate Ears UE Fits's lowest frequency is at 20Hz, low-frequency response inidcates how well a particular audio component produces low frequencies that can be heard, and if it alters the signal while at it.
JLab Go Air Pop's lowest frequency is at 20Hz, this implies that both devices can make sound with equal bass
The Ultimate Ears UE Fits's highest frequency is at 20,000Hz, high-frequency response tells how well an audio device makes high recognizable frequencies and if it makes any adjustments to the signal while at it.
JLab Go Air Pop's highest frequency is at 20,000Hz, this means that both devices generate equal treble
The sound pressure level, is the level of pressure of sound, measured in decibels, dB, Ultimate Ears UE Fits's measurement is 110dB/mW. Devices with a higher sound pressure level are generally louder when supplied with any given audio source.
JLab Go Air Pop's sound pressure level measurement is 103dB/mW. The sound pressure level, something is can be perceived differently by separate persons, so we need to have a way of getting a standard measurement of sound level expressed in numerical terms.
Ultimate Ears UE Fits's battery life is 8 hours, these last longer than 5 hours of listening which is considered average for a single charge. A device's battery life is commonly given by the manufacturer, and with longer battery life, you get to use it for longer and have to charge the device less often.
JLab Go Air Pop's battery life is equal to that of the Ultimate Ears UE Fits . Each time you recharge your earbuds, 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 Ultimate Ears UE Fits's case has a full charge of 20 hours. A charging case with a longer battery life enables you to recharge your earbuds on the go multiple times before having to recharge the case itself.
JLab Go Air Pop's charging case has a battery life of 24 hours, more than that of Ultimate Ears UE Fits by 4 hours
It takes 1.5 hours to fully charge the Ultimate Ears UE Fits's battery. It is recommended to fully charge the battery before using the earbuds for the first time.
JLab Go Air Pop takes 2.2 hours to fully charge the battery, more than that of Ultimate Ears UE Fits by 0.7 hours
JLab Go Air Pop's battery power is 43mAh, battery power, shows the amount of electrical energy that a battery can store.
Ultimate Ears UE Fits have a battery level indicator, an indicator shows you when the device has a low battery. Its lights indicate the charging state of your device and case.
JLab Go Air Pop too have a battery level indicator, charging indicators allow you tell the charging state of your device, if charged fully, or having a low battery.
The Ultimate Ears UE Fits use USB TYPE-C, a standard connector for transmitting both data and power through a single cable.
JLab Go Air Pop too use USB TYPE-C. This USB-C plug comes along with most current laptops, phones, and tablets.
The Ultimate Ears UE Fits have Bluetooth version of 5, Bluetooth is a wireless technology standard that allows data transfers between devices placed in close proximity, using short-wavelength, ultra-high frequency radio waves.
JLab Go Air Pop has a Bluetooth version of 5.1, newer than that of Ultimate Ears UE Fits . Newer versions provide faster data transfers.
The Ultimate Ears UE Fits have a 10meters distance to connect via Bluetooth.
JLab Go Air Pop have a maximum range of 10meters, equal to that of the Ultimate Ears UE Fits
Ultimate Ears UE Fits support AAC, a codec that is used for Bluetooth audio. It supports 24-bit audio at 250kbps. Since it uses psychoacoustic modeling, it provides better results than other codecs at a similar bit rate.
Since its the highest quality codec that any Bluetooth-supporting Apple product supports, the Ultimate Ears UE Fits will work well with your MacBook. If you intend 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 JLab Go Air Pop 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.
Ultimate Ears UE Fits support APTX Adaptive, an audio codec for Bluetooth devices that are developed by Qualcomm. It has a variable bit rate (between 279kbps and 420kbps).
Ultimate Ears UE Fits have 2 microphones.
The JLab Go Air Pop microphones are 2, equal to that of the Ultimate Ears UE Fits . More microphones result in better sound quality and enable the earbuds to filter out noise.
The JLab Go Air Pop microphone sensitivity is measured at -42dBV/Pa. The amount of the analog or digital output signal from the microphone with its input stimulus is a calculation of its sensitivity. It's the 'loudness' of the sound that the microphone can recognize.
The Ultimate Ears UE Fits support ambient sound mode, which uses microphones to channel ambient noises to still be heard even while wearing the earbuds
The Ultimate Ears UE Fits have in/on-ear detection, the sensors in the earbuds can detect when removed from your ears so that the music is paused.
If lost in a room, or can't easily find them in your bag, Ultimate Ears UE Fits have a find earbuds feature.
Ultimate Ears UE Fits support fast charging. Usually, technologies like Qualcomm’s Quick Charge, are used to lower the amount of time it takes to charge the earbuds.
Also the JLab Go Air Pop too support fast charging. It's very similar to regular charging, just that the battery is filling up much faster. For example, with Quick Charge 3.0, the battery is charged to 50% in just 30 minutes.
The Ultimate Ears UE Fits support multipoint of 2 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 JLab Go Air Pop have a mute function, they support the feature to mute/unmute a conversation directly from the earbuds.
The Ultimate Ears UE Fits, so you can easily access the volume control, pause, play, mute, etc whichever functions are supported on the earbuds.
JLab Go Air Pop also have a control panel on them.
Ultimate Ears UE Fits 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.
When covered under the manufacturer’s warranty it is possible to get a replacement a malfunction occurs. JLab Go Air Pop have a warranty period of 2Years, more than that of Ultimate Ears UE Fits by 1 Years .
The Ultimate Ears UE Fits support voice prompts. Automatically receive information through audio messages, say if there is a problem with the connection.
The JLab Go Air Pop too have voice prompts .i.e the device will notify you when the battery is running low, and you need to recharge them.
The Ultimate Ears UE Fits come with their own special pouch. Carrying earphones openly, or putting them inside your bag without a cover can easily put them at risk of getting damaged.
JLab Go Air Pop too have a travel bag included, which is useful for safe transportation.