SteelSeries Arctis 7 Wireless 2017
vs
JBL Everest 710 Wireless

SteelSeries Arctis 7 Wireless 2017
JBL Everest 710 Wireless
Arctis 7 Wireless 2017 Everest 710 Wireless Difference
Model SteelSeries Arctis 7 Wireless 2017 JBL Everest 710 Wireless
Travel-Friendly / Outside Noise Isolation 3.3 / 5.0 3.5 / 5.0 0.15 (5%)
Critical Listening / Sound Quality 4.0 / 5.0 3.8 / 5.0 0.15 (4%)
Gaming Quality 4.2 / 5.0 2.9 / 5.0 1.3 (31%)
Office Environment Sound Isolation 3.6 / 5.0 3.7 / 5.0 0.1 (3%)
Comfort and Stability while doing Sports 3.5 / 5.0 3.5 / 5.0 0 (0%)
Watching TV Sound Experience 3.7 / 5.0 3.1 / 5.0 0.65 (18%)
Price $ 146.7 $ 135.7 11 (7%)
Year 2016 2018 2 (0%)
Microphone Yes Yes
Wireless Yes Yes
Battery Life 7.9 Hours 8.1 Hours 0.2 (3%)
Ear Breathability 3.3 / 5.0 3.5 / 5.0 0.2 (6%)
Comfort 3.8 / 5.0 4.0 / 5.0 0.25 (7%)
Controls 3.6 / 5.0 3.7 / 5.0 0.15 (4%)
Noise Handling 4.4 / 5.0 3.1 / 5.0 1.35 (31%)
Microphone Quality 4.0 / 5.0 3.3 / 5.0 0.75 (19%)

SteelSeries Arctis 7 Wireless 2017

For gaming, the SteelSeries Arctis 7 Wireless 2017 has excellent support and feature set that enables superb gaming experience. The sound isolation in SteelSeries Arctis 7 Wireless 2017 is great overall and there is minimum sound leakage. The SteelSeries Arctis 7 Wireless 2017 is great for watching TV and is very convenient while enabling immersive sound experience. The wireless support in SteelSeries Arctis 7 Wireless 2017 is very convenient. The SteelSeries Arctis 7 Wireless 2017 has excellent noise cancelling capability. In terms of sound quality, the SteelSeries Arctis 7 Wireless 2017 is one of the best sounding headsets with very clear and crisp sound. In terms of recording quality and voice chat usage, the SteelSeries Arctis 7 Wireless 2017 performs reasonably well against the competition. For the sports and fitness enthusiasts,the SteelSeries Arctis 7 Wireless 2017 is not recommended as it lacks in comfort and stability while doing sports. The SteelSeries Arctis 7 Wireless 2017 suffers in terms of outside noise isolation and is not convenient for travel and commution in loud environments.

JBL Everest 710 Wireless

The JBL Everest 710 Wireless is a relatively new headset. In terms of sound quality, the JBL Everest 710 Wireless is one of the best sounding headsets with very clear and crisp sound. The sound isolation in JBL Everest 710 Wireless is great overall and there is minimum sound leakage. The wireless support in JBL Everest 710 Wireless is very convenient. The JBL Everest 710 Wireless has excellent noise cancelling capability. For gaming, the JBL Everest 710 Wireless is not up to par with other similar headsets. For the sports and fitness enthusiasts,the JBL Everest 710 Wireless is not recommended as it lacks in comfort and stability while doing sports. The JBL Everest 710 Wireless is not suitable for those who want the best convenience and sound experience while watching tv. The JBL Everest 710 Wireless suffers in terms of outside noise isolation and is not convenient for travel and commution in loud environments.

SteelSeries Arctis 7 Wireless 2017 vs JBL Everest 710 Wireless Specifications Comparison

Base/Dock

Arctis 7 Wireless 2017 Everest 710 Wireless
Dock ChargingNoN/A
Line InYesN/A
Line OutYesN/A
Optical InputNoN/A
PC CompatibleAudio + MicrophoneN/A
PS4 CompatibleAudio + MicrophoneN/A
Power SupplyUSBN/A
RCA InputNoN/A
TypeWireless USB DongleN/A
USB InputYesN/A
Xbox One CompatibleAudio OnlyN/A

Bass

Arctis 7 Wireless 2017 Everest 710 Wireless
High-Bass3.6 dB-1.45 dB
Low-Bass-1.9 dB-1.22 dB
Low-Frequency Extension10 Hz10 Hz
Mid-Bass1.69 dB-1.07 dB
Std. Err.2.42 dB1.36 dB

Battery

Arctis 7 Wireless 2017 Everest 710 Wireless
Audio while chargingYesNo
Battery Life24 hrs31.0 hrs
Battery TypeRechargableRechargable
Charge Time3.5 hrs2.4 hrs
Passive PlaybackYesYes
Power Saving FeatureYesAuto-Off Timer

Bluetooth

Arctis 7 Wireless 2017 Everest 710 Wireless
Bluetooth VersionN/A4.1
Multi-Device PairingN/A2 Devices
NFC PairingN/ANo

Breathability

Arctis 7 Wireless 2017 Everest 710 Wireless
Avg.Temp.Difference5.3 C4.1 C

Cable

Arctis 7 Wireless 2017 Everest 710 Wireless
Connection1/8" TRS1/8" TRRS
DetachableYesYes
Length4.2 ft4.1 ft

Case

Arctis 7 Wireless 2017 Everest 710 Wireless
HN/A3.0 "
LN/A7.3 "
TypeNo caseHard case
VolumeN/A153 Cu. Inches
WN/A7.0 "

Comfort

Arctis 7 Wireless 2017 Everest 710 Wireless
Clamping Force1.3 lbs0.8 lbs
Weight0.9 lbs0.59 lbs

Controls

Arctis 7 Wireless 2017 Everest 710 Wireless
Additional ButtonsNoBluetooth Sync + Share
Call/Music ControlNoYes
Channel MixingAdjustableN/A
Ease of useDecentGood
FeedbackGreatDecent
Microphone ControlAdjustableNo
Noise Canceling ControlN/AN/A
Talk-ThroughN/AN/A
Volume ControlYesYes

Frequency Response Consistency

Arctis 7 Wireless 2017 Everest 710 Wireless
Avg. Std. Deviation1.27 dB1.21 dB

Latency

Arctis 7 Wireless 2017 Everest 710 Wireless
Default Latency28 ms195 ms
aptX LatencyN/AN/A
aptX(LL) LatencyN/AN/A

Leakage

Arctis 7 Wireless 2017 Everest 710 Wireless
Overall Leakage @ 1ft39.21 dB34.8 dB

Mid

Arctis 7 Wireless 2017 Everest 710 Wireless
High-Mid-0.75 dB3.44 dB
Low-Mid2.44 dB-1.15 dB
Mid-Mid-0.91 dB2.13 dB
Std. Err.2.03 dB2.58 dB

Noise Handling

Arctis 7 Wireless 2017 Everest 710 Wireless
SpNR40.56 dB13.43 dB

Noise Isolation

Arctis 7 Wireless 2017 Everest 710 Wireless
Bass0.61 dB1.35 dB
Mid-7.37 dB-11.15 dB
Overall Attenuation-13.3 dB-14.79 dB
Self-Noise21.11 dB21.16 dB
Treble-33.64 dB-35.6 dB

Portability

Arctis 7 Wireless 2017 Everest 710 Wireless
H2.9 "2.8 "
L7.6 "5.9 "
Transmitter requiredNoN/A
Volume154 Cu. Inches91 Cu. Inches
W7 "5.5 "

Recording Quality

Arctis 7 Wireless 2017 Everest 710 Wireless
FR Std. Dev.3.89 dB3.3 dB
Gain23.6 dB36.26 dB
HFE6736.4 Hz3466.89 Hz
LFE84.76 Hz261.43 Hz
Weighted THD0.523.825

Soundstage

Arctis 7 Wireless 2017 Everest 710 Wireless
Correlated Crosstalk0.0 dB0.0 dB
PRTF Accuracy (Std. Dev.)4.26 dB3.66 dB
PRTF Distance16.64 dB5.98 dB
PRTF Size (Avg.)8.97 dB4.87 dB

Total Harmonic Distortion

Arctis 7 Wireless 2017 Everest 710 Wireless
Weighted THD @ 1000.4951.363
Weighted THD @ 900.7811.013

Treble

Arctis 7 Wireless 2017 Everest 710 Wireless
High-Treble-1.41 dB0.94 dB
Low-Treble-0.57 dB-1.4 dB
Mid-Treble-1.01 dB1.05 dB
Std. Err.2.23 dB3.08 dB

Wired

Arctis 7 Wireless 2017 Everest 710 Wireless
Analog AudioYesYes
OS CompatibilityNot OS specificNot OS specific
PC CompatibleAudio + MicrophoneAudio + Microphone
PS4 CompatibleAudio + MicrophoneAudio + Microphone
USB AudioNoNo
Xbox One CompatibleAudio + MicrophoneAudio + Microphone

Wireless Range

Arctis 7 Wireless 2017 Everest 710 Wireless
Line of Sight Range125 ft179 ft
Obstructed Range36 ft64 ft

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