40points

Bang & Olufsen A8

59points

Philips Fidelio M1MKII

Bang & Olufsen A8
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Bang & Olufsen A8 vs Philips Fidelio M1MKII

Bang & Olufsen A8
Philips Fidelio M1MKII
Bang & Olufsen A8
Philips Fidelio M1MKII

Why is Bang & Olufsen A8 better than Philips Fidelio M1MKII?

  • 539g lighter
    22gvs561g
  • Has stereo speakers
  • Has included ear pads
  • Has an in-ear form

Why is Philips Fidelio M1MKII better than Bang & Olufsen A8?

  • 8000Hz higher high-frequency
    28000Hzvs20000Hz
  • 44Hz lower low-frequency
    6Hzvs50Hz
  • 3 Ohms lower impedance
    16 Ohmsvs19 Ohms
  • Has a neodymium magnet
  • Has a detachable cable
  • Has an in-line control panel
  • Has a tangle free cable
  • Sweat resistant

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Design

1.has stereo speakers
Bang & Olufsen A8
Philips Fidelio M1MKII

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 a detachable cable
Bang & Olufsen A8
Philips Fidelio M1MKII

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

3.weight

22g

561g

Best

Sony MDR-EX150AP

3g

4.has a tangle free cable
Bang & Olufsen A8
Philips Fidelio M1MKII

The cable is designed to minimize tangling.

5.has an in-ear form
Bang & Olufsen A8
Philips Fidelio M1MKII

The in-ear device is ultracompact and lightweight, with little or no interference with earrings, spectacles, hats, or hairstyles. It is inserted in the ear canal itself and blocks out a lot of environmental noise. It has stronger bass tones and is unlikely to fall out of the ear.

6.sweat resistant
Bang & Olufsen A8
Philips Fidelio M1MKII

Resistance to sweat makes it ideal for use while doing sports.

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Sound quality

1.highest frequency

20000Hz

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

50Hz

6Hz

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 a neodymium magnet
Bang & Olufsen A8
Philips Fidelio M1MKII

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

4.impedance

19 Ohms

16 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

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Connectivity

1.has a 3.5mm male connector
Bang & Olufsen A8
Philips Fidelio M1MKII

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

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Features

1.has an in-line control panel
Bang & Olufsen A8
Philips Fidelio M1MKII

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

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