41points

Bowers & Wilkins P9 Signature

38points

Focal Clear

Bowers & Wilkins P9 Signature
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31 facts in comparison

Bowers & Wilkins P9 Signature vs Focal Clear

Bowers & Wilkins P9 Signature
Focal Clear

Why is Bowers & Wilkins P9 Signature better than Focal Clear?

  • 3Hz lower low-frequency
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    2Hzvs5Hz
  • 2000Hz higher high-frequency
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    30000Hzvs28000Hz
  • 7dB/mW higher sound pressure level
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    111dB/mWvs104dB/mW
  • 33 Ohms lower impedance
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    22 Ohmsvs55 Ohms
  • 37g lighter
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    413gvs450g
  • Can be folded
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  • Has an L-shaped plug
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Why is Focal Clear better than Bowers & Wilkins P9 Signature?

  • Has a straight plug
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  • Has an open-back design
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Price comparison

Bowers & Wilkins P9 Signature

Buy used:

$149.97

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$199.98
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$349.99
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$99.95
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$299.98
Bowers & Wilkins P9 Signature AmazonBowers & Wilkins P3 Headphones (Wired) -...Bowers & Wilkins P3 Headphones (Wired) - Black/Grey
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$149.00
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$399.85
Bowers & Wilkins P9 Signature AmazonBowers & Wilkins PI3 in Ear Wireless Hea...Bowers & Wilkins PI3 in Ear Wireless Headphones - Space Grey
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$183.99
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$638.95

Focal Clear

Buy used:

$391.21

ProductStorePrice
Focal Clear AmazonFocal Clear Over-Ear High-Resolution Aud...Focal Clear Over-Ear High-Resolution Audiophile Headphones (Gray)
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$1,490.00
Focal Clear AmazonFocal Clear Professional Open-Back Over-...Focal Clear Professional Open-Back Over-Ear Headphones (Red/Black)
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$1,490.00
Focal Clear AmazonFocal HPStand - Headphone Stand for Utop...Focal HPStand - Headphone Stand for Utopia, Clear, and Elear Headphones
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$349.00
Focal Clear AmazonFocal Clear Headphones & Accessories Bun...Focal Clear Headphones & Accessories Bundle Clear Headphones, Headphone Stand & Rigid Carry Case
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$1,988.00
Focal Clear AmazonFocal Stellia Closed-Back Circum-Aural O...Focal Stellia Closed-Back Circum-Aural Over-Ear Headphones (Cognac)
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$2,990.00
Focal Clear AmazonHIFIMAN Arya Full-Size Over Ear Planar M...HIFIMAN Arya Full-Size Over Ear Planar Magnetic Audiophile Adjustable Headphone
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$1,599.00
Focal Clear AmazonSONY MDR-Z1R WW2 Signature, Hi-Res Headp...SONY MDR-Z1R WW2 Signature, Hi-Res Headphone, Black (International Version)
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$1,699.00
Focal Clear AmazonÆON Flow Closed Back Headphone
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$599.00
Focal Clear AmazonAudeze LCD-X Over Ear Open Back Headphon...Audeze LCD-X Over Ear Open Back Headphone with New Suspension Headband Creator Package – no Travel case
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$1,199.00

Design

1.has stereo speakers
Bowers & Wilkins P9 Signature
Focal Clear
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
Bowers & Wilkins P9 Signature
Focal Clear
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
Bowers & Wilkins P9 Signature
Focal Clear
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
Bowers & Wilkins P9 Signature
Focal Clear
Resistance to sweat makes it ideal for use while doing sports.
5.weight

413g

450g

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)
Bowers & Wilkins P9 Signature
Focal Clear
The device is protected with extra seals to prevent failures caused by dust, raindrops, and water splashes.

Sound quality

1.lowest frequency

2Hz

5Hz

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

30000Hz

28000Hz

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
Bowers & Wilkins P9 Signature
Focal Clear
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)
Bowers & Wilkins P9 Signature
Focal Clear
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

111dB/mW

104dB/mW

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

22 Ohms

55 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.

Connectivity

1.Can be used wirelessly
Bowers & Wilkins P9 Signature
Focal Clear
Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.
2.has a 3.5mm male connector
Bowers & Wilkins P9 Signature
Focal Clear
A standard 3.5mm male connector is suitable for use with all MP3 players and computer sound cards.
3.supports Bluetooth pairing using NFC
Bowers & Wilkins P9 Signature
Focal Clear
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
Bowers & Wilkins P9 Signature
Focal Clear
The device can connect to Wi-Fi.

Features

1.can be used as a headset
Bowers & Wilkins P9 Signature
Focal Clear
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
Bowers & Wilkins P9 Signature
Focal Clear
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
Bowers & Wilkins P9 Signature
Focal Clear
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
Bowers & Wilkins P9 Signature
Focal Clear
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
Bowers & Wilkins P9 Signature
Focal Clear
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 a mute function
Bowers & Wilkins P9 Signature
Focal Clear
The device has an option to mute/unmute a conversation directly from the device.

Price comparison

Bowers & Wilkins P9 Signature

Buy used:

$149.97

ProductStorePrice
Bowers & Wilkins P9 Signature AmazonBowers & Wilkins PX5 On Ear Noise Cancel...Bowers & Wilkins PX5 On Ear Noise Cancelling Wireless Headphones - Space Grey
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$199.98
Bowers & Wilkins P9 Signature AmazonBowers & Wilkins PX7 Over Ear Wireless B...Bowers & Wilkins PX7 Over Ear Wireless Bluetooth Headphone, Adaptive Noise Cancelling - Silver
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$349.99
Bowers & Wilkins P9 Signature AmazonGhostek Rapture Premium Wireless Headpho...Ghostek Rapture Premium Wireless Headphones Stereo Foldable Comfortable | Brown
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$99.95
Bowers & Wilkins P9 Signature AmazonBowers & Wilkins PI4 in Ear Noise Cancel...Bowers & Wilkins PI4 in Ear Noise Cancelling Wireless Headphones - Black
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$299.98
Bowers & Wilkins P9 Signature AmazonBowers & Wilkins P3 Headphones (Wired) -...Bowers & Wilkins P3 Headphones (Wired) - Black/Grey
Amazon logo
$149.00
Bowers & Wilkins P9 Signature AmazonMaster & Dynamic MW65 Active Noise-Cance...Master & Dynamic MW65 Active Noise-Cancelling (Anc) Wireless Headphones – Bluetooth Over-Ear Headphones with Mic, Silver Metal/ Brown Leather
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$399.85
Bowers & Wilkins P9 Signature AmazonBowers & Wilkins PI3 in Ear Wireless Hea...Bowers & Wilkins PI3 in Ear Wireless Headphones - Space Grey
Amazon logo
$183.99
Bowers & Wilkins P9 Signature walmartBowers & Wilkins - CI 300 Series CWM362 ...Bowers & Wilkins - CI 300 Series CWM362 6" 2-Way In-Wall Loudspeakers (Pair) - White/Black
walmart logo
$638.95

Focal Clear

Buy used:

$391.21

ProductStorePrice
Focal Clear AmazonFocal Clear Over-Ear High-Resolution Aud...Focal Clear Over-Ear High-Resolution Audiophile Headphones (Gray)
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$1,490.00
Focal Clear AmazonFocal Clear Professional Open-Back Over-...Focal Clear Professional Open-Back Over-Ear Headphones (Red/Black)
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$1,490.00
Focal Clear AmazonFocal HPStand - Headphone Stand for Utop...Focal HPStand - Headphone Stand for Utopia, Clear, and Elear Headphones
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$349.00
Focal Clear AmazonFocal Clear Headphones & Accessories Bun...Focal Clear Headphones & Accessories Bundle Clear Headphones, Headphone Stand & Rigid Carry Case
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$1,988.00
Focal Clear AmazonFocal Stellia Closed-Back Circum-Aural O...Focal Stellia Closed-Back Circum-Aural Over-Ear Headphones (Cognac)
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$2,990.00
Focal Clear AmazonHIFIMAN Arya Full-Size Over Ear Planar M...HIFIMAN Arya Full-Size Over Ear Planar Magnetic Audiophile Adjustable Headphone
Amazon logo
$1,599.00
Focal Clear AmazonSONY MDR-Z1R WW2 Signature, Hi-Res Headp...SONY MDR-Z1R WW2 Signature, Hi-Res Headphone, Black (International Version)
Amazon logo
$1,699.00
Focal Clear AmazonÆON Flow Closed Back Headphone
Amazon logo
$599.00
Focal Clear AmazonAudeze LCD-X Over Ear Open Back Headphon...Audeze LCD-X Over Ear Open Back Headphone with New Suspension Headband Creator Package – no Travel case
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$1,199.00

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