SteelSeries Arctis 7 Wireless 2017
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JBL Everest Elite 700 Wireless

SteelSeries Arctis 7 Wireless 2017
JBL Everest Elite 700 Wireless
Arctis 7 Wireless 2017 Everest Elite 700 Wireless Difference
Model SteelSeries Arctis 7 Wireless 2017 JBL Everest Elite 700 Wireless
Travel-Friendly / Outside Noise Isolation 3.3 / 5.0 3.6 / 5.0 0.3 (9%)
Critical Listening / Sound Quality 4.0 / 5.0 3.7 / 5.0 0.25 (6%)
Gaming Quality 4.2 / 5.0 3.1 / 5.0 1.1 (26%)
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 3.2 / 5.0 0.55 (15%)
Price $ 146.7 $ 168.0 21.3 (15%)
Year 2016 2018 2 (0%)
Microphone Yes Yes
Wireless Yes Yes
Battery Life 7.9 Hours 7.7 Hours 0.2 (3%)
Ear Breathability 3.3 / 5.0 3.3 / 5.0 0.05 (2%)
Comfort 3.8 / 5.0 3.5 / 5.0 0.25 (7%)
Controls 3.6 / 5.0 3.9 / 5.0 0.3 (8%)
Noise Handling 4.4 / 5.0 3.1 / 5.0 1.35 (31%)
Microphone Quality 4.0 / 5.0 3.2 / 5.0 0.8 (20%)

SteelSeries Arctis 7 Wireless 2017

In terms of sound quality, the SteelSeries Arctis 7 Wireless 2017 is one of the best sounding headsets with very clear and crisp sound. 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 SteelSeries Arctis 7 Wireless 2017 has excellent noise cancelling capability. For gaming, the SteelSeries Arctis 7 Wireless 2017 has excellent support and feature set that enables superb gaming experience. The wireless support in SteelSeries Arctis 7 Wireless 2017 is very convenient. The SteelSeries Arctis 7 Wireless 2017 suffers in terms of outside noise isolation and is not convenient for travel and commution in loud environments. 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. In terms of recording quality and voice chat usage, the SteelSeries Arctis 7 Wireless 2017 performs reasonably well against the competition.

JBL Everest Elite 700 Wireless

The JBL Everest Elite 700 Wireless has excellent outside noise isolation and suitable for traveling and commuting in noisy environments. In terms of sound quality, the JBL Everest Elite 700 Wireless is one of the best sounding headsets with very clear and crisp sound. The wireless support in JBL Everest Elite 700 Wireless is very convenient. The JBL Everest Elite 700 Wireless is a relatively new headset. The sound isolation in JBL Everest Elite 700 Wireless is great overall and there is minimum sound leakage. The JBL Everest Elite 700 Wireless has excellent noise cancelling capability. For the sports and fitness enthusiasts,the JBL Everest Elite 700 Wireless is not recommended as it lacks in comfort and stability while doing sports. The JBL Everest Elite 700 Wireless is not suitable for those who want the best convenience and sound experience while watching tv. For gaming, the JBL Everest Elite 700 Wireless is not up to par with other similar headsets.

SteelSeries Arctis 7 Wireless 2017 vs JBL Everest Elite 700 Wireless Specifications Comparison

Base/Dock

Arctis 7 Wireless 2017 Everest Elite 700 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 Elite 700 Wireless
High-Bass3.6 dB-0.03 dB
Low-Bass-1.9 dB0.94 dB
Low-Frequency Extension10 Hz10 Hz
Mid-Bass1.69 dB-0.5 dB
Std. Err.2.42 dB0.64 dB

Battery

Arctis 7 Wireless 2017 Everest Elite 700 Wireless
Audio while chargingYesYes
Battery Life24 hrs14.5 hrs
Battery TypeRechargableRechargable
Charge Time3.5 hrs2.6 hrs
Passive PlaybackYesYes
Power Saving FeatureYesYes

Bluetooth

Arctis 7 Wireless 2017 Everest Elite 700 Wireless
Bluetooth VersionN/A4.0
Multi-Device PairingN/ANo
NFC PairingN/ANo

Breathability

Arctis 7 Wireless 2017 Everest Elite 700 Wireless
Avg.Temp.Difference5.3 C5.5 C

Cable

Arctis 7 Wireless 2017 Everest Elite 700 Wireless
Connection1/8" TRS
DetachableYesYes
Length4.2 ft4.4 ft

Case

Arctis 7 Wireless 2017 Everest Elite 700 Wireless
HN/A3.4 "
LN/A6 "
TypeNo caseSoft case
VolumeN/A153 Cu. Inches
WN/A7.5 "

Comfort

Arctis 7 Wireless 2017 Everest Elite 700 Wireless
Clamping Force1.3 lbs1.2 lbs
Weight0.9 lbs0.68 lbs

Controls

Arctis 7 Wireless 2017 Everest Elite 700 Wireless
Additional ButtonsNoOptimizer
Call/Music ControlNoYes
Channel MixingAdjustableN/A
Ease of useDecentOkay
FeedbackGreatGood
Microphone ControlAdjustableNo
Noise Canceling ControlN/AYes
Talk-ThroughN/AAdjustable
Volume ControlYesYes

Frequency Response Consistency

Arctis 7 Wireless 2017 Everest Elite 700 Wireless
Avg. Std. Deviation1.27 dB0.31 dB

Latency

Arctis 7 Wireless 2017 Everest Elite 700 Wireless
Default Latency28 ms133 ms
aptX LatencyN/AN/A
aptX(LL) LatencyN/AN/A

Leakage

Arctis 7 Wireless 2017 Everest Elite 700 Wireless
Overall Leakage @ 1ft39.21 dB35.35 dB

Mid

Arctis 7 Wireless 2017 Everest Elite 700 Wireless
High-Mid-0.75 dB1.79 dB
Low-Mid2.44 dB0.24 dB
Mid-Mid-0.91 dB0.46 dB
Std. Err.2.03 dB1.32 dB

Noise Handling

Arctis 7 Wireless 2017 Everest Elite 700 Wireless
SpNR40.56 dB13.1 dB

Noise Isolation

Arctis 7 Wireless 2017 Everest Elite 700 Wireless
Bass0.61 dB-8.79 dB
Mid-7.37 dB-18.99 dB
Overall Attenuation-13.3 dB-20.46 dB
Self-Noise21.11 dB17.95 dB
Treble-33.64 dB-34.54 dB

Portability

Arctis 7 Wireless 2017 Everest Elite 700 Wireless
H2.9 "3 "
L7.6 "5 "
Transmitter requiredNoN/A
Volume154 Cu. Inches98 Cu. Inches
W7 "6.8 "

Recording Quality

Arctis 7 Wireless 2017 Everest Elite 700 Wireless
FR Std. Dev.3.89 dB2.86 dB
Gain23.6 dB41.82 dB
HFE6736.4 Hz2915.3 Hz
LFE84.76 Hz239.73 Hz
Weighted THD0.525.604

Soundstage

Arctis 7 Wireless 2017 Everest Elite 700 Wireless
Correlated Crosstalk0.0 dB0.0 dB
PRTF Accuracy (Std. Dev.)4.26 dB4.15 dB
PRTF Distance16.64 dB4.87 dB
PRTF Size (Avg.)8.97 dB4.08 dB

Total Harmonic Distortion

Arctis 7 Wireless 2017 Everest Elite 700 Wireless
Weighted THD @ 1000.4958.419
Weighted THD @ 900.7811.007

Treble

Arctis 7 Wireless 2017 Everest Elite 700 Wireless
High-Treble-1.41 dB-3.76 dB
Low-Treble-0.57 dB0.59 dB
Mid-Treble-1.01 dB-0.48 dB
Std. Err.2.23 dB4.75 dB

Wired

Arctis 7 Wireless 2017 Everest Elite 700 Wireless
Analog AudioYesYes
OS CompatibilityNot OS specificiOS
PC CompatibleAudio + MicrophoneAudio + Microphone
PS4 CompatibleAudio + MicrophoneAudio + Microphone
USB AudioNoNo
Xbox One CompatibleAudio + MicrophoneAudio Only

Wireless Range

Arctis 7 Wireless 2017 Everest Elite 700 Wireless
Line of Sight Range125 ft194 ft
Obstructed Range36 ft51 ft

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