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Bang & Olufsen Beoplay H8 vs Philips Fidelio M2L: 22 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

60g 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.
Bang & Olufsen Beoplay H8
Philips Fidelio M2L
49% have it

5. impedance

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.

6. 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.
Bang & Olufsen Beoplay H8
Philips Fidelio M2L
35% have it

7. no battery needed

This device works without batteries. It weighs less and you don't have to worry about recharging or replacing the battery.
Bang & Olufsen Beoplay H8
Philips Fidelio M2L
73% have it

8. 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.
Bang & Olufsen Beoplay H8
Philips Fidelio M2L
38% 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.
Bang & Olufsen Beoplay H8
Philips Fidelio M2L
34% have it

10. driver unit size

The driver unit is the component that produces sound in the device. Bigger drivers are more powerful and can produce better bass.

11. 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.
Bang & Olufsen Beoplay H8
Philips Fidelio M2L
74% have it

12. has a straight plug

A straight plug is better when the jack is on the top or bottom of your player.
Bang & Olufsen Beoplay H8
Philips Fidelio M2L
55% have it

13. Can be used wirelessly

Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.
Bang & Olufsen Beoplay H8
Philips Fidelio M2L
15% have it

14. 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.
Bang & Olufsen Beoplay H8
Philips Fidelio M2L
13% have it

15. travel bag is included

The device comes with its own special case or pouch, which is useful for safe transportation.
Bang & Olufsen Beoplay H8
Philips Fidelio M2L
65% have it

16. 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.
Bang & Olufsen Beoplay H8
Philips Fidelio M2L
13% have it

17. number of microphones

More microphones result in better sound quality and enable the device to filter out background noise.

18. has an on-ear form

This device comfortably rests on top of your outer ears. As it doesn't block out everything from the outside world, it's preferred in places like office environments and recommended for outdoor activities.
Bang & Olufsen Beoplay H8
Philips Fidelio M2L
22% have it

19. has a removable battery

The battery is removable and can be replaced by the user if broken.
Bang & Olufsen Beoplay H8
Philips Fidelio M2L
7% have it

20. has a rechargeable battery

The battery can be recharged and used over again.
Bang & Olufsen Beoplay H8
Philips Fidelio M2L
7% have it

21. has a 3.5mm male connector

A standard 3.5mm male connector is suitable for use with all MP3 players and computer sound cards.
Bang & Olufsen Beoplay H8
Philips Fidelio M2L
87% have it

22. warranty period

When covered under the manufacturer’s warranty it is possible to get a replacement in the case of a malfunction.

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