55points

Beats by Dre Executive

90points

Philips SHB8750NC

87points

Sony MDR-XB950B1

Beats by Dre Executive
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Beats by Dre Executive vs Philips SHB8750NC vs Sony MDR-XB950B1

Beats by Dre Executive
Philips SHB8750NC
Sony MDR-XB950B1
Beats by Dre Executive
Philips SHB8750NC
Sony MDR-XB950B1

Why is Beats by Dre Executive better than Philips SHB8750NC & Sony MDR-XB950B1?

  • Has an in-line control panel
  • Travel bag is included
  • Has a removable battery

Why is Philips SHB8750NC better than Beats by Dre Executive & Sony MDR-XB950B1?

  • Weight
    226gvs340,245g

Why is Sony MDR-XB950B1 better than Beats by Dre Executive & Philips SHB8750NC?

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    Design

    1.has stereo speakers
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    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.

    2.has an over-the-ear form
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    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.

    3.weight

    340g

    226g

    245g

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    4.has a detachable cable
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    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.

    5.can be folded
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    Sony MDR-XB950B1

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

    6.has an in-ear form
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    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.

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    Sound quality

    1.has sound isolation/passive noise reduction
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    Sony MDR-XB950B1

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

    2.has a neodymium magnet
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    Philips SHB8750NC
    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.

    3.has active noise cancelling (noise reduction)
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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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    Power

    1.has a battery level indicator
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    Sony MDR-XB950B1

    An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.

    2.has a rechargeable battery
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    Philips SHB8750NC
    Sony MDR-XB950B1

    The battery can be recharged and used over again.

    3.has a removable battery
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    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
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    Sony MDR-XB950B1

    Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.

    2.has a 3.5mm male connector
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    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
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    Philips SHB8750NC
    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
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    The device can connect to WiFi.

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    Meters OV-1 Bluetooth

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    Features

    1.control panel placed on a device
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    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.

    2.has an in-line control panel
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    Sony MDR-XB950B1

    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
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    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.

    4.number of microphones

    1

    1

    1

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

    Best

    Parrot Zik Sport

    8

    5.has a noise canceling microphone
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    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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    Microsoft Surface Headphones

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