80points

Audio Technica ATH-DSR9BT

34points

Bang & Olufsen Form 2

48points

Sennheiser IE 800

87points

Sony MDR-XB950B1

Audio Technica ATH-DSR9BT
Bang & Olufsen Form 2
Sennheiser IE 800
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Audio Technica ATH-DSR9BT vs Bang & Olufsen Form 2 vs Sennheiser IE 800 vs Sony MDR-XB950B1

Audio Technica ATH-DSR9BT
Bang & Olufsen Form 2
Sennheiser IE 800
Sony MDR-XB950B1
Audio Technica ATH-DSR9BT
Bang & Olufsen Form 2
Sennheiser IE 800
Sony MDR-XB950B1

Why is Audio Technica ATH-DSR9BT better than Bang & Olufsen Form 2 & Sennheiser IE 800 & Sony MDR-XB950B1?

    Why is Bang & Olufsen Form 2 better than Audio Technica ATH-DSR9BT & Sennheiser IE 800 & Sony MDR-XB950B1?

    • Has an on-ear form

    Why is Sennheiser IE 800 better than Audio Technica ATH-DSR9BT & Bang & Olufsen Form 2 & Sony MDR-XB950B1?

    • Weight
      8gvs310,86,245g
    • Impedance
      16 Ohmsvs38,30,24 Ohms
    • Has an in-ear form
    • Has an open-back design

    Why is Sony MDR-XB950B1 better than Audio Technica ATH-DSR9BT & Bang & Olufsen Form 2 & Sennheiser IE 800?

    • Lowest frequency
      3Hzvs5,40,5Hz
    • Has sound isolation/passive noise reduction
    • Has a neodymium magnet

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    Design

    1.weight

    310g

    86g

    8g

    245g

    Best

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    3g

    2.has a detachable cable
    Audio Technica ATH-DSR9BT
    Bang & Olufsen Form 2
    Sennheiser IE 800
    Sony MDR-XB950B1

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

    3.has stereo speakers
    Audio Technica ATH-DSR9BT
    Bang & Olufsen Form 2
    Sennheiser IE 800
    Sony MDR-XB950B1

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

    4.can be folded
    Audio Technica ATH-DSR9BT
    Bang & Olufsen Form 2
    Sennheiser IE 800
    Sony MDR-XB950B1

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

    5.has an over-the-ear form
    Audio Technica ATH-DSR9BT
    Bang & Olufsen Form 2
    Sennheiser IE 800
    Sony MDR-XB950B1

    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.

    6.has a tangle free cable
    Audio Technica ATH-DSR9BT
    Bang & Olufsen Form 2
    Sennheiser IE 800
    Sony MDR-XB950B1

    The cable is designed to minimize tangling.

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    Sound quality

    1.highest frequency

    45000Hz

    20000Hz

    45000Hz

    28000Hz

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

    Best

    Sony MDR-Z1R

    120000Hz

    2.lowest frequency

    5Hz

    40Hz

    5Hz

    3Hz

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

    Best

    Sony MH1CBLK

    1Hz

    3.has sound isolation/passive noise reduction
    Audio Technica ATH-DSR9BT
    Bang & Olufsen Form 2
    Sennheiser IE 800
    Sony MDR-XB950B1

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

    4.impedance

    38 Ohms

    30 Ohms

    16 Ohms

    24 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.

    Best

    Flips Solo 2 Social

    4 Ohms

    5.has a neodymium magnet
    Audio Technica ATH-DSR9BT
    Bang & Olufsen Form 2
    Sennheiser IE 800
    Sony MDR-XB950B1

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

    6.has active noise cancelling (noise reduction)
    Audio Technica ATH-DSR9BT
    Bang & Olufsen Form 2
    Sennheiser IE 800
    Sony MDR-XB950B1

    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
    Audio Technica ATH-DSR9BT
    Bang & Olufsen Form 2
    Sennheiser IE 800
    Sony MDR-XB950B1

    An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.

    2.has a rechargeable battery
    Audio Technica ATH-DSR9BT
    Bang & Olufsen Form 2
    Sennheiser IE 800
    Sony MDR-XB950B1

    The battery can be recharged and used over again.

    3.has a removable battery
    Audio Technica ATH-DSR9BT
    Bang & Olufsen Form 2
    Sennheiser IE 800
    Sony MDR-XB950B1

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

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    Connectivity

    1.Can be used wirelessly
    Audio Technica ATH-DSR9BT
    Bang & Olufsen Form 2
    Sennheiser IE 800
    Sony MDR-XB950B1

    Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.

    2.has a 3.5mm male connector
    Audio Technica ATH-DSR9BT
    Bang & Olufsen Form 2
    Sennheiser IE 800
    Sony MDR-XB950B1

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

    3.supports Bluetooth pairing using NFC
    Audio Technica ATH-DSR9BT
    Bang & Olufsen Form 2
    Sennheiser IE 800
    Sony MDR-XB950B1

    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.

    4.Has WiFi
    Audio Technica ATH-DSR9BT
    Bang & Olufsen Form 2
    Sennheiser IE 800
    Sony MDR-XB950B1

    The device can connect to WiFi.

    For example

    Meters OV-1 Bluetooth

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    Features

    1.can be used as a headset
    Audio Technica ATH-DSR9BT
    Bang & Olufsen Form 2
    Sennheiser IE 800
    Sony MDR-XB950B1

    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.

    2.has an in-line control panel
    Audio Technica ATH-DSR9BT
    Bang & Olufsen Form 2
    Sennheiser IE 800
    Sony MDR-XB950B1

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

    For example

    AKG N200 Wireless

    3.control panel placed on a device
    Audio Technica ATH-DSR9BT
    Bang & Olufsen Form 2
    Sennheiser IE 800
    Sony MDR-XB950B1

    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.

    4.has a noise canceling microphone
    Audio Technica ATH-DSR9BT
    Bang & Olufsen Form 2
    Sennheiser IE 800
    Sony MDR-XB950B1

    These microphones are designed to filter out background noise from the desired sound. Especially useful in noisy environments.

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