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Able Planet ANC XNC230B vs Philips SHB8000: 19 facts in comparison

1. highest frequency

The highest frequency at which device produces audio. The higher the high-frequency response, the clearer and crispier the treble.

2. lowest frequency

The lowest frequency at which the device produces audio. The lower the low-frequency response, the stronger and juicier the bass.

3. weight

235g lighter.

4. has sound isolation / passive noise reduction

The device sits tightly in place, creating an acoustic seal which reduces background noise and prevents your music from leaking out.
Able Planet ANC XNC230B
Philips SHB8000
49% have it

5. has a neodymium magnet

Devices with neodymium magnets are lighter and more powerful than those which use ferrite magnets. They also have more bass and clear high notes.
Able Planet ANC XNC230B
Philips SHB8000
35% have it

6. has a detachable cable

With a detachable cable you can use alternative cables, and if the cable is pulled it will pop out instead of breaking.
Able Planet ANC XNC230B
Philips SHB8000
38% have it

7. can be folded

Folding devices are good for transporting as they take up less space in your bag.
Able Planet ANC XNC230B
Philips SHB8000
31% have it

8. has an in-line control panel

There is a control panel on the cable, so you can easily operate the device without having to interact with it.
Able Planet ANC XNC230B
Philips SHB8000
45% have it

9. is used as a headset

A headset is one headphone or pair with a built-in microphone. Headsets can be used for applications which require communication i.e. Skype, games with voice chat, mobile phones etc.
Able Planet ANC XNC230B
Philips SHB8000
34% have it

10. has stereo speakers

Devices with stereo speakers deliver sound that surrounds the user from left and right side, creating a richer sound and a better experience.
Able Planet ANC XNC230B
Philips SHB8000
74% have it

11. has an L-shaped plug

An L-shaped plug is better if the jack is on the left or right side of the device, so that the cable isn't bent, and is less likely to break when the device is in your pocket.
Able Planet ANC XNC230B
Philips SHB8000
31% have it

12. has a straight plug

A straight plug is better when the jack is on the top or bottom of your player.
Able Planet ANC XNC230B
Philips SHB8000
55% have it

13. Can be used wirelessly

Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.
Able Planet ANC XNC230B
Philips SHB8000
15% have it

14. has an over-the-ear form

Comfortable full-size form with earcups that fully enclose your ears. This model is loved for its increased sound isolation and the fact that it won't leak sound to your neighbors. It offers potential for maximum bass and loudness levels.
Able Planet ANC XNC230B
Philips SHB8000
42% have it

15. control panel placed on a device

There is a control panel on the device body, so you can easily access the volume control or remote without having to interact with a cable or another device it's connected to.
Able Planet ANC XNC230B
Philips SHB8000
13% have it

16. travel bag is included

The device comes with its own special case or pouch, which is useful for safe transportation.
Able Planet ANC XNC230B
Philips SHB8000
65% have it

17. has active noise canceling / noise reduction

This type of device allows you to listen at lower volume levels, causing less ear fatigue as you don't have to crank up the volume to overcome background noise. Ideal for plane rides and morning commutes.
Able Planet ANC XNC230B
Philips SHB8000
13% have it

18. has a battery level indicator

An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.
Able Planet ANC XNC230B
Philips SHB8000
8% have it

19. has a 3.5mm male connector

A standard 3.5mm male connector is suitable for use with all MP3 players and computer sound cards.
Able Planet ANC XNC230B
Philips SHB8000
87% have it

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