52points

Bang & Olufsen Beoplay H6

59points

Sony MDR-1AM2

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Bang & Olufsen Beoplay H6 vs Sony MDR-1AM2

Bang & Olufsen Beoplay H6
Sony MDR-1AM2
52
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Bang & Olufsen Beoplay H6
59
points
Sony MDR-1AM2

Why is Bang & Olufsen Beoplay H6 better than Sony MDR-1AM2?

  • Has passive noise reduction
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  • Can be used as a headset
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  • 0.13mm bigger driver unit
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    40mmvs39.87mm
  • Has a straight plug
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Why is Sony MDR-1AM2 better than Bang & Olufsen Beoplay H6?

  • 17Hz lower low-frequency
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    3Hzvs20Hz
  • 78000Hz higher high-frequency
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    100000Hzvs22000Hz
  • 1dB/mW higher sound pressure level
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    98dB/mWvs97dB/mW
  • 14 Ohms lower impedance
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    16 Ohmsvs30 Ohms
  • Has a neodymium magnet
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  • 42.89g lighter
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    187.11gvs230g
  • 3.15m longer cable
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    4.4mvs1.25m
  • Has an L-shaped plug
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Price comparison

Bang & Olufsen Beoplay H6

Buy used:

$229.99

ProductStorePrice
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$262.05

Design

1.has stereo speakers
Bang & Olufsen Beoplay H6
Sony MDR-1AM2
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
Bang & Olufsen Beoplay H6
Sony MDR-1AM2
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
Bang & Olufsen Beoplay H6
Sony MDR-1AM2
With a detachable cable you can use alternative cables, and if the cable is pulled it will pop out instead of breaking.
4.sweat resistance
Bang & Olufsen Beoplay H6
Sony MDR-1AM2
Resistance to sweat makes it ideal for use while doing sports.
5.weight

230g

187.11g

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.
6.weather-sealed (splashproof)
Bang & Olufsen Beoplay H6
Sony MDR-1AM2
The device is protected with extra seals to prevent failures caused by dust, raindrops, and water splashes.

Sound quality

1.lowest frequency

20Hz

3Hz

The lowest frequency at which the device produces audio. The lower the low-frequency response, the stronger and juicier the bass.
2.highest frequency

22000Hz

100000Hz

The highest frequency at which device produces audio. The higher the high-frequency response, the clearer and crispier the treble.
3.has passive noise reduction
Bang & Olufsen Beoplay H6
Sony MDR-1AM2
The device sits tightly in place, creating an acoustic seal which reduces background noise and prevents your music from leaking out.
4.has active noise cancellation (noise control)
Bang & Olufsen Beoplay H6
Sony MDR-1AM2
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.
5.sound pressure level

97dB/mW

98dB/mW

Devices with a higher sound pressure level are generally louder when supplied with any given audio source.
6.impedance

30 Ohms

16 Ohms

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.

Power

1.has a rechargeable battery
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Sony MDR-1AM2
The battery can be recharged and used over again.
2.has a battery level indicator
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Sony MDR-1AM2
An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.
3.has a removable battery
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Sony MDR-1AM2
The battery is removable and can be replaced by the user if broken.

Connectivity

1.Can be used wirelessly
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Sony MDR-1AM2
Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.
2.has a 3.5mm male connector
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Sony MDR-1AM2
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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Sony MDR-1AM2
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.supports Wi-Fi
Bang & Olufsen Beoplay H6
Sony MDR-1AM2
The device can connect to Wi-Fi.

Features

1.can be used as a headset
Bang & Olufsen Beoplay H6
Sony MDR-1AM2
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
Bang & Olufsen Beoplay H6
Sony MDR-1AM2
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
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Sony MDR-1AM2
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
Bang & Olufsen Beoplay H6
Sony MDR-1AM2
There is a control panel on the cable, so you can easily operate the device without having to interact with it.

Price comparison

Bang & Olufsen Beoplay H6

Buy used:

$229.99

ProductStorePrice
Bang & Olufsen Beoplay H6 AmazonBang & Olufsen Beoplay H6 Over-Ear Headp...Bang & Olufsen Beoplay H6 Over-Ear Headphones - Natural
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$262.05

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