75points

Bang & Olufsen Beoplay H7

57points

Phiaton PS 20 NC

95points

Sennheiser PXC 550

100points

Sony WH-1000XM3

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Phiaton PS 20 NC
Sennheiser PXC 550
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Bang & Olufsen Beoplay H7 vs Phiaton PS 20 NC vs Sennheiser PXC 550 vs Sony WH-1000XM3

Bang & Olufsen Beoplay H7
Phiaton PS 20 NC
Sennheiser PXC 550
Sony WH-1000XM3
Bang & Olufsen Beoplay H7
Phiaton PS 20 NC
Sennheiser PXC 550
Sony WH-1000XM3

Why is Bang & Olufsen Beoplay H7 better than Phiaton PS 20 NC & Sennheiser PXC 550 & Sony WH-1000XM3?

  • Impedance
    20 Ohmsvs26,490,47 Ohms

Why is Phiaton PS 20 NC better than Bang & Olufsen Beoplay H7 & Sennheiser PXC 550 & Sony WH-1000XM3?

  • Weight
    16gvs280,227,255g
  • Has included ear pads
  • Has an in-ear form
  • Has an open-back design

Why is Sennheiser PXC 550 better than Bang & Olufsen Beoplay H7 & Phiaton PS 20 NC & Sony WH-1000XM3?

    Why is Sony WH-1000XM3 better than Bang & Olufsen Beoplay H7 & Phiaton PS 20 NC & Sennheiser PXC 550?

    • Highest frequency
      40000Hzvs22000,22000,23000Hz
    • Lowest frequency
      4Hzvs20,15,17Hz
    • Has voice prompts
    • Has voice commands
    • Has USB Type-C

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    Design

    1.has stereo speakers
    Bang & Olufsen Beoplay H7
    Phiaton PS 20 NC
    Sennheiser PXC 550
    Sony WH-1000XM3

    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
    Bang & Olufsen Beoplay H7
    Phiaton PS 20 NC
    Sennheiser PXC 550
    Sony WH-1000XM3

    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
    Bang & Olufsen Beoplay H7
    Phiaton PS 20 NC
    Sennheiser PXC 550
    Sony WH-1000XM3

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

    4.weight

    280g

    16g

    227g

    255g

    Best

    Sony MDR-EX150AP

    3g

    5.has an in-ear form
    Bang & Olufsen Beoplay H7
    Phiaton PS 20 NC
    Sennheiser PXC 550
    Sony WH-1000XM3

    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.can be folded
    Bang & Olufsen Beoplay H7
    Phiaton PS 20 NC
    Sennheiser PXC 550
    Sony WH-1000XM3

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

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    Sound quality

    1.lowest frequency

    20Hz

    15Hz

    17Hz

    4Hz

    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

    2.highest frequency

    22000Hz

    22000Hz

    23000Hz

    40000Hz

    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

    3.has sound isolation/passive noise reduction
    Bang & Olufsen Beoplay H7
    Phiaton PS 20 NC
    Sennheiser PXC 550
    Sony WH-1000XM3

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

    4.sound pressure level

    102dB/mW

    101dB/mW

    110dB/mW

    104.5dB/mW

    Devices with a higher sound pressure level are generally louder when supplied with any given audio source.

    Best

    AKG K553 Pro

    144dB/mW

    5.has a neodymium magnet
    Bang & Olufsen Beoplay H7
    Phiaton PS 20 NC
    Sennheiser PXC 550
    Sony WH-1000XM3

    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.impedance

    20 Ohms

    26 Ohms

    490 Ohms

    47 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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    Power

    1.has a battery level indicator
    Bang & Olufsen Beoplay H7
    Phiaton PS 20 NC
    Sennheiser PXC 550
    Sony WH-1000XM3

    An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.

    2.has a rechargeable battery
    Bang & Olufsen Beoplay H7
    Phiaton PS 20 NC
    Sennheiser PXC 550
    Sony WH-1000XM3

    The battery can be recharged and used over again.

    3.has a removable battery
    Bang & Olufsen Beoplay H7
    Phiaton PS 20 NC
    Sennheiser PXC 550
    Sony WH-1000XM3

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

    4.Has USB Type-C
    Bang & Olufsen Beoplay H7
    Phiaton PS 20 NC
    Sennheiser PXC 550
    Sony WH-1000XM3

    The USB Type-C features reversible plug orientation and cable direction.

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    Connectivity

    1.Can be used wirelessly
    Bang & Olufsen Beoplay H7
    Phiaton PS 20 NC
    Sennheiser PXC 550
    Sony WH-1000XM3

    Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.

    2.has a 3.5mm male connector
    Bang & Olufsen Beoplay H7
    Phiaton PS 20 NC
    Sennheiser PXC 550
    Sony WH-1000XM3

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

    3.supports Bluetooth pairing using NFC
    Bang & Olufsen Beoplay H7
    Phiaton PS 20 NC
    Sennheiser PXC 550
    Sony WH-1000XM3

    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
    Bang & Olufsen Beoplay H7
    Phiaton PS 20 NC
    Sennheiser PXC 550
    Sony WH-1000XM3

    The device can connect to WiFi.

    For example

    Meters OV-1 Bluetooth

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    Features

    1.control panel placed on a device
    Bang & Olufsen Beoplay H7
    Phiaton PS 20 NC
    Sennheiser PXC 550
    Sony WH-1000XM3

    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
    Bang & Olufsen Beoplay H7
    Phiaton PS 20 NC
    Sennheiser PXC 550
    Sony WH-1000XM3

    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
    Bang & Olufsen Beoplay H7
    Phiaton PS 20 NC
    Sennheiser PXC 550
    Sony WH-1000XM3

    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.

    4.has a noise canceling microphone
    Bang & Olufsen Beoplay H7
    Phiaton PS 20 NC
    Sennheiser PXC 550
    Sony WH-1000XM3

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

    For example

    Microsoft Surface Headphones

    5.has voice prompts
    Bang & Olufsen Beoplay H7
    Phiaton PS 20 NC
    Sennheiser PXC 550
    Sony WH-1000XM3

    This feature allows the device to inform you of important information through its audio function.

    6.has voice commands
    Bang & Olufsen Beoplay H7
    Phiaton PS 20 NC
    Sennheiser PXC 550
    Sony WH-1000XM3

    You can use your voice to control key functions of the device and you can easily access your device without pushing any button.

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    Miscellaneous

    1.wireless charging
    Bang & Olufsen Beoplay H7
    Phiaton PS 20 NC
    Sennheiser PXC 550
    Sony WH-1000XM3

    The manufacturer offers a branded wireless charging kit. To charge the device, you simply put it down on its charging base.

    For example

    Audio-Technica ATH-CKR7TW

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