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[Discussion] Wireless vs Wired Headphones: Which One You Like The Most?

2017-07-16 20:20:05
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Hello Mi Fans,
Wired vs. wireless headphones, which one is better? While the wired headphones score high in sound quality, the wireless Bluetooth headphones are much more comfortable. The Wireless vs. Wired headphones debate is ongoing and shows no signs of ending anytime soon. Let’s face it - choosing between wired or wireless headphones can be difficult. When it comes to the Wireless vs. Wired headphones debate, it all comes down to your lifestyle.

Some questions that come in your mind before you buy headphones?
  • Are you looking for headphones you can use when you stream music at your computer every day, or do you need headphones that make it simple for you to listen to music when you work out?
  • Do you want to avoid the hassles of dealing with cords, or are you comfortable with wired headphones?
  • And are you searching for inexpensive headphones that might work well for a couple of years, or do you want headphones that will last a lifetime?

Above questions are also increasing difficulties of making the right selection based on your requirements. Fortunately, we’re here to teach you about the pros and cons of Wireless and Wired headphones so you can make the right choice. Let’s take a closer look at some of the key factors to consider when you evaluate both wired and wireless headphones.

Wireless Headphones

Pros of wireless Headphones-
Travellers: If you enjoy listening to music but are constantly on the go, wireless headphones are a must. These headphones will enable you to rock out to your favourite music as you travel the globe.

Gamers: Want to feel like you’re a part of your favourite video game? Pick up wireless headphones, and you’ll be able to do just that. Thanks to wireless headphones, gamers can become a part of the action of any video game. Wireless headphones also ensure gamers won’t have to sit too close to the TV to listen to their favourite games.

Athletes: Want to take your workouts to the next level? With wireless headphones, you can run on a treadmill, lift weights and perform other exercises and activities while listening to your favourite music, without having to worry about getting tangled up in wires.

Cable free: Wireless headphones guarantee you’ll never have to worry about cables getting in the way.

Bluetooth Compatibility: You can connect your wireless headphones to a Bluetooth enabled device quickly and effortlessly.

Portability: wireless headphones are simple to place in the ear and will stay in place for the duration of your workout.

Comfort: Because wireless headphones don’t have cables, they often are more comfortable to wear than their wired counterparts.
If you’re struggling with wired headphones, wireless headphones may provide an amazing alternative. Wireless headphones are easy to use and offer many of the same benefits as wired headphones -all without having to deal with cords.

Cons of wireless Headphones-
Need to charge Battery: Wireless headphones always require a power source, so you’ll need a battery to use these headphones. Wireless headphones that use a rechargeable battery usually require a mini or micro USB cable and take about 3 hours to recharge.

Audio quality: Wireless headphones offer a convenient wire-free experience, but depending on your environment and the distance from your smart device, you may experience interference. Any device that gives a wireless signal matching the frequency of the signal used by your wireless headphones can interfere and degrade sound quality.

Proximity to Device: The range of many wireless headphones is 30 feet or more. For wireless headphones, interference increases with distance. As such, you’ll want to examine the range of wireless headphones before you make your final decision.

Wired Headphones

Pros of wired Headphones-
Audiophiles: If you demand the best sound quality without exception then wired headphones are right for you. Audiophiles such as DJs and musicians set the bar high for the sound quality. And with wired headphones, these individuals won’t have to sacrifice sound quality at any time.

Individuals Who Are Hard of Hearing: Wired headphones deliver unsurpassed sound quality. As a result, they represent a viable option for those who are hard of hearing.

Desk Jockeys: Wired headphones are ideal for those who work at a desk for an extended period of time. Office workers who want to listen to music on their computer or mobile device can connect their wired headphones and enjoy superb sound quality. Wired headphones may even help desk jockeys make the work day go faster than ever before.

Awesome Sound Quality: Wired headphones commonly deliver top-notch sound quality in comparison to their wireless counterparts.

Battery free: Unlike wireless headphones, wired headphones do not require batteries.

Simple to Use: Just plug in your wireless headphones to the audio jack, and you’ll be able to use them immediately.

Wired headphones are offered in a variety of styles and sizes. These headphones represent a great option for individuals who are searching for basic headphones at affordable prices. They also provide a wonderful choice for those who want unmatched sound quality.

Cons of wired Headphones-
Wire Limitation: Wired headphones connect to an audio device, and the only thing separating you from the device is the headphone cord. Usually, wired headphones include a 4-foot to a 6-foot cable attached to the left headphone.

Connectivity: Newly launched smartphones not have a headphone jack, you’ll only be able to use wireless Bluetooth headphones with your device.

Final Verdict
Clearly, wired and wireless headphones deliver a wide range of benefits. Both types of headphones provide proven results, making it simple for you to connect to your audio devices. Also, wired and wireless headphones are available, providing you with lots of headphone options to explore. Deciding between wired and wireless headphones can be challenging, and the final decision is entirely up to you. If you consider your lifestyle needs, you will be able to determine how you’ll use your headphones. Then you can narrow your search for the right headphones based on your budget, style preferences, and other criteria.

Now its time for you to decide. Which one is your preference?
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Master Bunny

Nithin S | from Redmi Note 3


great thread bro
2017-07-16 20:35:52

Grandmaster Bunny

Prem | from Redmi Note 4


Good informative and useful information thanks for sharing this with us. This is costly option needs review
2017-07-16 20:43:21


PPM2 Author | from Redmi Note 4


Nithin S
great thread bro

Thanks Nithin bro
2017-07-16 20:44:09

Grandmaster Bunny

Prem | from Redmi Note 4


We can have wireless headset which can be tuned to our TV. Like remote  so that it can be multipurpose. Thanks
2017-07-16 20:51:32

Master Bunny

sundarraj.23 | from app


good info, thanks
2017-07-16 21:01:25

Master Bunny

Sandeep silani | from Redmi 3S


2017-07-16 21:04:25

Master Bunny

Sandeep silani | from Redmi 3S


Good information......
2017-07-16 21:04:51

Mi FC President

PHATEH007 | from MI MAX


Wireless headphones...
2017-07-16 21:23:29

Rookie Bunny

1585831707 | from Mi 4i


wireless, but can it be affordable?
mi phones are affordable but not other merch.
2017-07-16 23:29:19

Rookie Bunny

1590844566 | from Redmi Note 3


good morning songs stops in between
2017-07-16 23:30:30
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