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Top 36%832 points
Top 36%
Top 42%755 points
Top 42%
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Beats by Dre Solo HD vs Philips Fidelio M1MKII: 24 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
28000Hz

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
6Hz

3. weight

401g lighter.
160g
Sony MDR-EX150AP: 3g
561g

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 Solo HD
Philips Fidelio M1MKII
48% 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.
45Ohms
Flips Solo 2 Social: 4Ohms
16Ohms

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.
Beats by Dre Solo HD
Philips Fidelio M1MKII
33% have it

7. sound pressure level

Devices with a higher sound pressure level are generally louder when supplied with any given audio source.
104dB/mW
AKG K553 Pro: 144dB/mW
107dB/mW

8. 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 Solo HD
Philips Fidelio M1MKII
73% have it

9. has a tangle free cable

The cable is designed to minimize tangling.
Beats by Dre Solo HD
Philips Fidelio M1MKII
25% have it

10. 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 Solo HD
Philips Fidelio M1MKII
38% have it

11. can be folded

Folding devices are good for transporting as they take up less space in your bag.
Beats by Dre Solo HD
Philips Fidelio M1MKII
31% have it

12. 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 Solo HD
Philips Fidelio M1MKII
44% have it

13. 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 Solo HD
Philips Fidelio M1MKII
36% have it

14. 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 Solo HD
Philips Fidelio M1MKII
75% have it

15. 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 Solo HD
Philips Fidelio M1MKII
32% have it

16. has a straight plug

A straight plug is better when the jack is on the top or bottom of your player.
Beats by Dre Solo HD
Philips Fidelio M1MKII
54% have it

17. 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 Solo HD
Philips Fidelio M1MKII
42% have it

18. 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.
Beats by Dre Solo HD
Philips Fidelio M1MKII
14% have it

19. travel bag is included

The device comes with its own special case or pouch, which is useful for safe transportation.
Beats by Dre Solo HD
Philips Fidelio M1MKII
64% have it

20. number of microphones

More microphones result in better sound quality and enable the device to filter out background noise.
1
Parrot Zik Sport: 8
1

21. sweat resistant

Resistance to sweat makes it ideal for use while doing sports.
Beats by Dre Solo HD
Philips Fidelio M1MKII
10% have it

22. 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.
Beats by Dre Solo HD
Philips Fidelio M1MKII
22% have it

23. cable length

A long cable ensures more freedom of movement.
1.36m
Pioneer SE-A1000: 6m
1.1m

24. 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 Solo HD
Philips Fidelio M1MKII
87% have it

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