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Able Planet IR210T

95points

Sennheiser PXC 550

Able Planet IR210T
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Able Planet IR210T vs Sennheiser PXC 550

Able Planet IR210T
Sennheiser PXC 550
Able Planet IR210T
Sennheiser PXC 550

Why is Able Planet IR210T better than Sennheiser PXC 550?

  • 458 Ohms lower impedance
    32 Ohmsvs490 Ohms
  • Has an on-ear form
  • Has a removable battery

Why is Sennheiser PXC 550 better than Able Planet IR210T?

  • Has sound isolation/passive noise reduction
  • 408g lighter
    227gvs635g
  • Has a neodymium magnet
  • Has a detachable cable
  • Has active noise cancelling (noise reduction)
  • Can be used as a headset
  • Has an over-the-ear form
  • Has an in-line control panel

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Design

1.has stereo speakers
Able Planet IR210T
Sennheiser PXC 550

Devices with stereo speakers deliver sound from independent channels on both left and right sides, creating a richer sound and a better experience.

2.has an over-the-ear form
Able Planet IR210T
Sennheiser PXC 550

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.

3.has a detachable cable
Able Planet IR210T
Sennheiser PXC 550

With a detachable cable you can use alternative cables, and if the cable is pulled it will pop out instead of breaking.

4.weight

635g

227g

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5.can be folded
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Sennheiser PXC 550

Folding devices are good for transporting as they take up less space in your bag.

6.travel bag is included
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Sennheiser PXC 550

The device comes with its own special case or pouch, which is useful for safe transportation.

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Sound quality

1.has sound isolation/passive noise reduction
Able Planet IR210T
Sennheiser PXC 550

The device sits tightly in place, creating an acoustic seal which reduces background noise and prevents your music from leaking out.

2.has a neodymium magnet
Able Planet IR210T
Sennheiser PXC 550

Devices with neodymium magnets are lighter and more powerful than those which use ferrite magnets. They also have more bass and clear high notes.

3.impedance

32 Ohms

490 Ohms

Impedance is the device’s electrical resistance to the current being pushed through it. The lower the impedance, the easier it is to get higher volume and requires less power.

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4 Ohms

4.has active noise cancelling (noise reduction)
Able Planet IR210T
Sennheiser PXC 550

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.

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Power

1.has a battery level indicator
Able Planet IR210T
Sennheiser PXC 550

An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.

2.has a rechargeable battery
Able Planet IR210T
Sennheiser PXC 550

The battery can be recharged and used over again.

3.has a removable battery
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Sennheiser PXC 550

The battery is removable and can be replaced by the user if broken.

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Connectivity

1.Can be used wirelessly
Able Planet IR210T
Sennheiser PXC 550

Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.

2.has a 3.5mm male connector
Able Planet IR210T
Sennheiser PXC 550

A standard 3.5mm male connector is suitable for use with all MP3 players and computer sound cards.

3.supports Bluetooth pairing using NFC
Able Planet IR210T
Sennheiser PXC 550

Device supports fast Bluetooth pairing using NFC so it can communicate with other devices over Bluetooth. You can fastly pair devices without entering a code by simply holding one device next to the device with which it is to be paired.

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Features

1.control panel placed on a device
Able Planet IR210T
Sennheiser PXC 550

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.

2.has an in-line control panel
Able Planet IR210T
Sennheiser PXC 550

There is a control panel on the cable, so you can easily operate the device without having to interact with it.

3.can be used as a headset
Able Planet IR210T
Sennheiser PXC 550

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.

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