Bowers & Wilkins P3
Top 28%476 points
Top 28%
Lowest frequency
Number of headphones
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Top 100%
849 headphones
1Hz - 834Hz
NaN% of all headphonesYes
No
lowest frequency
highest frequency
impedance
sound pressure level
weight
10
Hz
Sony MH1CBLK
1Hz
Best

Bowers & Wilkins P3: 18 facts and highlights

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-1ABT: 100000Hz
152
0

2. lowest frequency

The lowest frequency at which the device produces audio. The lower the low-frequency response, the stronger and juicier the bass.
10Hz
Sony MH1CBLK: 1Hz
140
0

3. weight

130g
AKG IP2: 3g
122
0

4. 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.
34Ohms
Flips Solo 2 Social: 4Ohms
97
0

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.
Bowers & Wilkins P3
36% have it
86
0

6. sound pressure level

Devices with a higher sound pressure level are generally louder when supplied with any given audio source.
111dB/mW
Audeze EL-8 Titanium: 130dB/mW
78
0

7. 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.
Bowers & Wilkins P3
36% have it
62
0

8. 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.
Bowers & Wilkins P3
44% have it
60
0

9. can be folded

Folding devices are good for transporting as they take up less space in your bag.
Bowers & Wilkins P3
30% have it
59
0

10. driver unit size

The driver unit is the component that produces sound in the device. Bigger drivers are more powerful and can produce better bass.
30mm
Audeze EL-8 Titanium: 100mm
51
0

11. has a straight plug

A straight plug is better when the jack is on the top or bottom of your player.
Bowers & Wilkins P3
55% have it
49
0

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.
Bowers & Wilkins P3
74% have it
47
0

13. travel bag is included

The device comes with its own special case or pouch, which is useful for safe transportation.
Bowers & Wilkins P3
65% have it
44
0

14. cable length

A long cable ensures more freedom of movement.
1.2m
AKG Q 701: 6m
35
0

15. 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.
Bowers & Wilkins P3
22% have it
33
0

16. diaphragm size

The diaphragm moves air back and forth to create sound. The bigger the diaphragm, the more bass it can produce.
30.5mm
Oppo PM-1: 85mm
29
0

17. has a 3.5mm male connector

A standard 3.5mm male connector is suitable for use with all MP3 players and computer sound cards.
Bowers & Wilkins P3
88% have it
28
0

18. is open backed

The device is designed to allow sound out through the back of the earcup and provides very natural and accurate sound. It's good for home listening.
Bowers & Wilkins P3
10% have it
26
0

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