77points
62points

Beats Studio3 Wireless

73points
68points

Sony MDR-XB950N1

Beats Studio3 Wireless
Comparison winner
Sony MDR-XB950N1
Cost-effectiveness winner
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22 facts in comparison

Beats Studio3 Wireless vs Sony MDR-XB950N1

Beats Studio3 Wireless
Sony MDR-XB950N1
77
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Beats Studio3 Wireless
73
points
Sony MDR-XB950N1

Why is Beats Studio3 Wireless better than Sony MDR-XB950N1?

  • Has a noise-canceling microphone
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  • 30g lighter
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    260gvs290g
  • Has a battery level indicator
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  • Has an in-line control panel
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  • Has voice prompts
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  • Has voice commands
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Why is Sony MDR-XB950N1 better than Beats Studio3 Wireless?

  • Has a neodymium magnet
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  • Has an L-shaped plug
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  • Supports Bluetooth pairing using NFC
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Design

1.has stereo speakers
Beats Studio3 Wireless
Sony MDR-XB950N1
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
Beats Studio3 Wireless
Sony MDR-XB950N1
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.has a detachable cable
Beats Studio3 Wireless
Sony MDR-XB950N1
With a detachable cable you can use alternative cables, and if the cable is pulled it will pop out instead of breaking.
4.weight

260g

290g

We consider a lower weight better because lighter devices are more comfortable to carry. A lower weight is also an advantage for home appliances, as it makes transportation easier, and for many other types of products.
5.can be folded
Beats Studio3 Wireless
Sony MDR-XB950N1
Foldable devices are easier to transport and take up less storage space.
6.travel bag is included
Beats Studio3 Wireless
Sony MDR-XB950N1
The device comes with its own special case or pouch, which is useful for safe transportation.

Sound quality

1.has passive noise reduction
Beats Studio3 Wireless
Sony MDR-XB950N1
The device sits tightly in place, creating an acoustic seal which reduces background noise and prevents your music from leaking out.
2.has active noise cancellation (noise control)
Beats Studio3 Wireless
Sony MDR-XB950N1
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.
3.has a neodymium magnet
Beats Studio3 Wireless
Sony MDR-XB950N1
Devices with neodymium magnets are lighter and more powerful than those which use ferrite magnets. They also have more bass and clear high notes.

Power

1.has a rechargeable battery
Beats Studio3 Wireless
Sony MDR-XB950N1
The battery can be recharged and used over again.
2.has a battery level indicator
Beats Studio3 Wireless
Sony MDR-XB950N1
An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.

Connectivity

1.Can be used wirelessly
Beats Studio3 Wireless
Sony MDR-XB950N1
Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.
2.has a 3.5mm male connector
Beats Studio3 Wireless
Sony MDR-XB950N1
A standard 3.5mm male connector is suitable for use with all MP3 players and computer sound cards.
3.supports Bluetooth pairing using NFC
Beats Studio3 Wireless
Sony MDR-XB950N1
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.

Features

1.can be used as a headset
Beats Studio3 Wireless
Sony MDR-XB950N1
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.
2.has a noise-canceling microphone
Beats Studio3 Wireless
Sony MDR-XB950N1
These microphones are designed to filter out background noise from the desired sound. Especially useful in noisy environments.
3.control panel placed on a device
Beats Studio3 Wireless
Sony MDR-XB950N1
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.
4.Has an in-line control panel
Beats Studio3 Wireless
Sony MDR-XB950N1
There is a control panel on the cable, so you can easily operate the device without having to interact with it.
5.Has voice prompts
Beats Studio3 Wireless
Sony MDR-XB950N1
With voice prompts, you will automatically receive information via audio messages – for instance, you may find out that the battery is running low, and it's time to recharge the device.
6.has voice commands
Beats Studio3 Wireless
Sony MDR-XB950N1
You can use your voice to control key functions of the device and you can easily access your device without pushing any button.

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