43points

Brainwavz HM5

45points

Sony MDR-AS700BT/O

Brainwavz HM5
Sony MDR-AS700BT/O
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Brainwavz HM5 vs Sony MDR-AS700BT/O

Brainwavz HM5
Sony MDR-AS700BT/O
43
points
Brainwavz HM5
45
points
Sony MDR-AS700BT/O

Why is Brainwavz HM5 better than Sony MDR-AS700BT/O?

  • 10Hz lower low-frequency
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    10Hzvs20Hz
  • 6500Hz higher high-frequency
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    26500Hzvs20000Hz
  • Has an over-the-ear form
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  • 12mm bigger driver unit
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    42mmvs30mm
  • Has a 3.5mm male connector
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  • Travel bag is included
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  • 0.8m longer cable
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    1.3mvs0.5m
  • Has a straight plug
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Why is Sony MDR-AS700BT/O better than Brainwavz HM5?

  • Has a neodymium magnet
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  • Can be used as a headset
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  • Can be used wirelessly
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  • Control panel placed on a device
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  • Has a battery level indicator
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  • Has an in-line control panel
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Design

1.has stereo speakers
Brainwavz HM5
Sony MDR-AS700BT/O
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
Brainwavz HM5
Sony MDR-AS700BT/O
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
Brainwavz HM5
Sony MDR-AS700BT/O
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
Brainwavz HM5
Sony MDR-AS700BT/O
Resistance to sweat makes it ideal for use while doing sports.
5.can be folded
Brainwavz HM5
Sony MDR-AS700BT/O
Foldable devices are easier to transport and take up less storage space.
6.travel bag is included
Brainwavz HM5
Sony MDR-AS700BT/O
The device comes with its own special case or pouch, which is useful for safe transportation.

Sound quality

1.lowest frequency

10Hz

20Hz

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

26500Hz

20000Hz

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
Brainwavz HM5
Sony MDR-AS700BT/O
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)
Brainwavz HM5
Sony MDR-AS700BT/O
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
Brainwavz HM5
Sony MDR-AS700BT/O
Devices with neodymium magnets are lighter and more powerful than those which use ferrite magnets. They also have more bass and clear high notes.
6.driver unit size

42mm

30mm

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
Brainwavz HM5
Sony MDR-AS700BT/O
The battery can be recharged and used over again.
2.has a battery level indicator
Brainwavz HM5
Sony MDR-AS700BT/O
An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.
3.has a removable battery
Brainwavz HM5
Sony MDR-AS700BT/O
The battery is removable and can be replaced by the user if broken.

Connectivity

1.Can be used wirelessly
Brainwavz HM5
Sony MDR-AS700BT/O
Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.
2.has a 3.5mm male connector
Brainwavz HM5
Sony MDR-AS700BT/O
A standard 3.5mm male connector is suitable for use with all MP3 players and computer sound cards.
3.supports Bluetooth pairing using NFC
Brainwavz HM5
Sony MDR-AS700BT/O
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
Brainwavz HM5
Sony MDR-AS700BT/O
The device can connect to Wi-Fi.

Features

1.can be used as a headset
Brainwavz HM5
Sony MDR-AS700BT/O
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
Brainwavz HM5
Sony MDR-AS700BT/O
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
Brainwavz HM5
Sony MDR-AS700BT/O
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
Brainwavz HM5
Sony MDR-AS700BT/O
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
Brainwavz HM5
Sony MDR-AS700BT/O
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
Brainwavz HM5
Sony MDR-AS700BT/O
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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