73points

Bang & Olufsen Beoplay H9i

71points

Focal Listen Wireless

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29 facts in comparison

Bang & Olufsen Beoplay H9i vs Focal Listen Wireless

Bang & Olufsen Beoplay H9i
Focal Listen Wireless
73
points
Bang & Olufsen Beoplay H9i
71
points
Focal Listen Wireless

Why is Bang & Olufsen Beoplay H9i better than Focal Listen Wireless?

  • 8 Ohms lower impedance
    ?

    24 Ohmsvs32 Ohms
  • Has active noise cancelling (noise control)
    ?
  • 5g lighter
    295gvs300g
  • 3h longer battery life
    ?

    23hvs20h
  • Has a rechargeable battery
    ?
  • 0.1 newer Bluetooth version
    4.2vs4.1
  • 4 more microphone(s)
    ?

    6vs2
  • Supports Bluetooth pairing using NFC
    ?

Why is Focal Listen Wireless better than Bang & Olufsen Beoplay H9i?

  • 5Hz lower low-frequency
    ?

    15Hzvs20Hz
  • Has passive noise reduction
    ?
  • Can be folded
    ?
  • 5m greater wireless connectivity range
    ?

    15mvs10m

Price comparison

Design

1.has stereo speakers
?

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

Bang & Olufsen Beoplay H9i
Focal Listen Wireless
2.has an over-the-ear form
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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.

Bang & Olufsen Beoplay H9i
Focal Listen Wireless
3.has a detachable cable
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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 H9i
Focal Listen Wireless
4.sweat resistant
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Resistance to sweat makes it ideal for use while doing sports.

For example

Skullcandy Sesh

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Focal Listen Wireless
5.weight
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Best

Sony MDR-EX150AP

3g

295g

300g

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

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Focal Listen Wireless

Sound quality

1.highest frequency
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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

22000Hz

22000Hz

2.lowest frequency
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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

20Hz

15Hz

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

Bang & Olufsen Beoplay H9i
Focal Listen Wireless
4.impedance
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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

24 Ohms

32 Ohms

5.has active noise cancelling (noise control)
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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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Focal Listen Wireless
6.driver unit size
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The driver unit is the component that produces sound in the device. Bigger drivers are more powerful and can produce better bass.

Best

Audeze LCD2 Classic

106mm

40mm

40mm

Power

1.Battery life
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The device's battery life (when in use) as given by the manufacturer. With a longer battery life you have to charge the device less often.

Best

Sennheiser PXC 480

50h

23h

20h

2.has a rechargeable battery
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The battery can be recharged and used over again.

Bang & Olufsen Beoplay H9i
Focal Listen Wireless
3.has a battery level indicator
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An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.

Bang & Olufsen Beoplay H9i
Focal Listen Wireless
4.has a removable battery
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The battery is removable and can be replaced by the user if broken.

Bang & Olufsen Beoplay H9i
Focal Listen Wireless
5.Has USB Type-C
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The USB Type-C features reversible plug orientation and cable direction.

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Focal Listen Wireless

Connectivity

1.Bluetooth version
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Best

Skullcandy Sesh

5

4.2

4.1

2.Can be used wirelessly
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Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.

Bang & Olufsen Beoplay H9i
Focal Listen Wireless
3.maximum Bluetooth range
?

The device can connect at a greater distance via Bluetooth or infrared to another device.

Best

Mavin Air-X

100m

10m

15m

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

Bang & Olufsen Beoplay H9i
Focal Listen Wireless
5.supports Bluetooth pairing using NFC
?

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.

Bang & Olufsen Beoplay H9i
Focal Listen Wireless
6.Has Wi-Fi
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The device can connect to Wi-Fi.

For example

Meters OV-1 Bluetooth

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Focal Listen Wireless

Features

1.can be used as a headset
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A headset is one headphone or pair with a built-in microphone. Headsets can be used for apps that require communication i.e. Skype, games with voice chat, mobile phones, etc.

Bang & Olufsen Beoplay H9i
Focal Listen Wireless
2.control panel placed on a device
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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 H9i
Focal Listen Wireless
3.number of microphones
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More microphones result in better sound quality and enable the device to filter out background noise.

Best

Bose Noise Cancelling Headphones 700

8

6

2

4.has an accelerometer
?

An accelerometer is a sensor used to measure the linear acceleration of a device. A common application is detecting when a device changes between vertical and horizontal positions.

For example

Beats Powerbeats Pro

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Focal Listen Wireless

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