94points
67points

Bowers & Wilkins PX7

50points
16points

Sony MDR-Z7M2

Bowers & Wilkins PX7
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Cost-effectiveness winner
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Bowers & Wilkins PX7 vs Sony MDR-Z7M2

Bowers & Wilkins PX7
Sony MDR-Z7M2

Why is Bowers & Wilkins PX7 better than Sony MDR-Z7M2?

  • Has passive noise reduction
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  • Has active noise cancellation (noise control)
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  • Can be used as a headset
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  • Can be used wirelessly
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  • Has a noise-canceling microphone
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  • Has a rechargeable battery
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  • 30g lighter
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    310gvs340g
  • Control panel placed on a device
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Why is Sony MDR-Z7M2 better than Bowers & Wilkins PX7?

  • 6Hz lower low-frequency
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    4Hzvs10Hz
  • 70000Hz higher high-frequency
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    100000Hzvs30000Hz
  • 26.4mm bigger driver unit
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    70mmvs43.6mm
  • Has an in-line control panel
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  • 1.8m longer cable
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    3mvs1.2m
  • Has an L-shaped plug
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Price comparison

Bowers & Wilkins PX7

ProductStorePrice
Bowers & Wilkins PX7 AmazonBowers & Wilkins PX7 Over Ear Wireless B...Bowers & Wilkins PX7 Over Ear Wireless Bluetooth Headphone, Adaptive Noise Cancelling - Space Grey
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$376.90
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$399.99
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$15.99
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$29.99
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$613.00

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Design

1.has stereo speakers
Bowers & Wilkins PX7
Sony MDR-Z7M2
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 PX7
Sony MDR-Z7M2
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 PX7
Sony MDR-Z7M2
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 PX7
Sony MDR-Z7M2
Resistance to sweat makes it ideal for use while doing sports.
5.weather-sealed (splashproof)
Bowers & Wilkins PX7
Sony MDR-Z7M2
The device is protected with extra seals to prevent failures caused by dust, raindrops, and water splashes.
6.weight

310g

340g

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.

Sound quality

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

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
Bowers & Wilkins PX7
Sony MDR-Z7M2
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 PX7
Sony MDR-Z7M2
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.has a neodymium magnet
Bowers & Wilkins PX7
Sony MDR-Z7M2
Devices with neodymium magnets are lighter and more powerful than those which use ferrite magnets. They also have more bass and clear high notes.
The driver unit is the component that produces sound in the device. Bigger drivers are more powerful and can produce better bass.

Power

1.has a rechargeable battery
Bowers & Wilkins PX7
Sony MDR-Z7M2
The battery can be recharged and used over again.
2.has a battery level indicator
Bowers & Wilkins PX7
Sony MDR-Z7M2
An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.
3.Has USB Type-C
Bowers & Wilkins PX7
Sony MDR-Z7M2
The USB Type-C features reversible plug orientation and cable direction.
4.has a removable battery
Bowers & Wilkins PX7
Sony MDR-Z7M2
The battery is removable and can be replaced by the user if broken.

Connectivity

1.Can be used wirelessly
Bowers & Wilkins PX7
Sony MDR-Z7M2
Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.
2.has a 3.5mm male connector
Bowers & Wilkins PX7
Sony MDR-Z7M2
A standard 3.5mm male connector is suitable for use with all MP3 players and computer sound cards.
3.Has Bluetooth aptX
Bowers & Wilkins PX7
Sony MDR-Z7M2
Bluetooth aptX is an audio codec used for transmitting hi-resolution audio wirelessly from Bluetooth-enabled devices. Developed by Qualcomm, the aptX audio technology includes variations such as aptX HD, aptX Low Latency, and aptX Adaptive.
4.supports Bluetooth pairing using NFC
Bowers & Wilkins PX7
Sony MDR-Z7M2
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.
5.supports Wi-Fi
Bowers & Wilkins PX7
Sony MDR-Z7M2
The device can connect to Wi-Fi.

Features

1.can be used as a headset
Bowers & Wilkins PX7
Sony MDR-Z7M2
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 PX7
Sony MDR-Z7M2
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 PX7
Sony MDR-Z7M2
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 PX7
Sony MDR-Z7M2
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 PX7
Sony MDR-Z7M2
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 PX7
Sony MDR-Z7M2
The device has an option to mute/unmute a conversation directly from the device.

Price comparison

Bowers & Wilkins PX7

ProductStorePrice
Bowers & Wilkins PX7 AmazonBowers & Wilkins PX7 Over Ear Wireless B...Bowers & Wilkins PX7 Over Ear Wireless Bluetooth Headphone, Adaptive Noise Cancelling - Space Grey
Amazon logo
$376.90
Bowers & Wilkins PX7 pricegrabberB&W PX7 wireless over-ear noise cancelli...B&W PX7 wireless over-ear noise cancelling headphones (space grey)
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$399.99
Bowers & Wilkins PX7 aliexpressBlack OCC Audio Cable With Mic For Bower...Black OCC Audio Cable With Mic For Bowers & Wilkins B&W PX PX5 PX7 headphone
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$15.99
Bowers & Wilkins PX7 aliexpressNew! Audio Cable With mic For Bowers & W...New! Audio Cable With mic For Bowers & Wilkins B&W PX PX5 PX7 NC Headphones
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$12.99
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$23.99
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$28.99
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$29.99
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$613.00

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