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alaTest has collected and analyzed 11 reviews of JBL LIVE 500BT. The average rating for this product is 4.0/5, compared to an average rating of 4.0/5 for other Headphones for all reviews. Reviewers really like the bass quality and durability. The comfort and usability are also appreciated. Reviews are divided on the price. Some have doubts about the portability.

sound, usability, comfort, durability, bass quality


We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Headphones the JBL LIVE 500BT is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 91/100 = Excellent quality.

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they were working fine and then the sound etc control stopped working. the wireless works and with the app the phone etc work. ambient. when i got them, i would have given them a 5 star.

Sep, 2019

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I have bought unknown amounts of cheaper headphones, and I thought I was happy enough with the sound. Then I bought the JBL Live 500BT, and wowzers what a difference. Great bass and noise cancellation. The pairing was so quick and easy. To also get the...

Jul, 2019

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Great Base, Great noise cancellation


The headphones are good for the quick mover but fail because they disperse in high sounds. The touch command is very good but is very touch sensitive and sometimes hard to work when on a call. It is very good especially with noise cancelling. In my...

Jun, 2019

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Fantastic sound!


When these headphones arrived I was very happy with the packaging, sleek, and elegant and well packed, once I opened the box I could tell these were going to be great quality headphones, Once putting them on they fit snug around your head and cancelled...

May, 2019

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good headphones


These headphones have very good quality when at a low or medium sound, the base is at a almost perfect pitch too. Just perfect for my little ears :) But on the down side, when at a high sound, if I am blasting the tunes out the heaphone's don't seem to...

May, 2019

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Amazing Features!


I have been testing this product for approximately 2 weeks. The initial setup is really easy, straight forward and I was really surprised with how quickly they charged. The quality and feel of these headphones is second to none and the sound is...

May, 2019

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Testing the headphones!


are comfortable, the ear cushions are very soft and seems as though, they are made of faux leather. The headband is pretty soft and overall, gives a great, comfortable fit. These headphones do not come with active noise cancelling, and that was a bit...

May, 2019

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Comfortable and connected


I have been using these headphones for 1,5 weeks. They are comfortable on the ears but after ~4h using them non stop, the top my head starts to hurt in the place they sit on. My favourite feature is the possibility of having them connected to my phone...

May, 2019

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I have been using the JBL LIVE 500BT headphones for about two weeks thanks to review club. When I got them out of the box I was instantly attracted to the colour and design of these headphones I immediately charged them which took no time at all. Once...

May, 2019

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Great for urban use, yet to pass the test of time


I've had my JBLs for a week now and my findings are that overall it's a decent pair of headphones with some room for improvement. The sound quality is ok, bass is a bit lacking for this price point. As these go over the eat they are great for...

May, 2019

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