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Beats by Dre Pro vs Philips Fidelio X1: 21 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.
20000Hz
Sony MDR-Z1R: 120000Hz
40000Hz

2. lowest frequency

The lowest frequency at which the device produces audio. The lower the low-frequency response, the stronger and juicier the bass.
20Hz
Sony MH1CBLK: 1Hz
10Hz

3. weight

30g lighter.
400g
Sony MDR-EX150AP: 3g
430g

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.
Beats by Dre Pro
Philips Fidelio X1
48% have it

5. 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.
Beats by Dre Pro
Philips Fidelio X1
33% have it

6. sound pressure level

Devices with a higher sound pressure level are generally louder when supplied with any given audio source.
115dB/mW
AKG K553 Pro: 144dB/mW
100dB/mW

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.
Beats by Dre Pro
Philips Fidelio X1
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.
Beats by Dre Pro
Philips Fidelio X1
38% have it

9. can be folded

Folding devices are good for transporting as they take up less space in your bag.
Beats by Dre Pro
Philips Fidelio X1
31% have it

10. has an in-line control panel

There is a control panel on the cable, so you can easily operate the device without having to interact with it.
Beats by Dre Pro
Philips Fidelio X1
44% have it

11. can be 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.
Beats by Dre Pro
Philips Fidelio X1
36% have it

12. 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.
Beats by Dre Pro
Philips Fidelio X1
75% have it

13. has a straight plug

A straight plug is better when the jack is on the top or bottom of your player.
Beats by Dre Pro
Philips Fidelio X1
54% have it

14. has an L-shaped plug

An L-shaped plug is better if the jack is on the left or right side of the device, so that the cable isn't bent, and is less likely to break when the device is in your pocket.
Beats by Dre Pro
Philips Fidelio X1
32% have it

15. has an over-the-ear form

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.
Beats by Dre Pro
Philips Fidelio X1
42% have it

16. travel bag is included

The device comes with its own special case or pouch, which is useful for safe transportation.
Beats by Dre Pro
Philips Fidelio X1
64% have it

17. 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.
Beats by Dre Pro
Philips Fidelio X1
13% have it

18. has a coiled cord

A coiled cord typically offers more flexibility as it can be extended, and taken outside for example.
Beats by Dre Pro
Philips Fidelio X1
8% have it

19. cable length

A long cable ensures more freedom of movement.
1.5m
Pioneer SE-A1000: 6m
3m

20. has a 3.5mm male connector

A standard 3.5mm male connector is suitable for use with all MP3 players and computer sound cards.
Beats by Dre Pro
Philips Fidelio X1
87% have it

21. has an open-back design

The device is designed in a way that allows sound to go out through the back of the ear cups, which usually have vents or perforations. This design provides very natural and accurate sound.
Beats by Dre Pro
Philips Fidelio X1
10% have it

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