56points

Brainwavz HM9

62points

Sony WI-1000X

Brainwavz HM9
Sony WI-1000X
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37 facts in comparison

Brainwavz HM9 vs Sony WI-1000X

Brainwavz HM9
Sony WI-1000X
56
points
Brainwavz HM9
62
points
Sony WI-1000X

Why is Brainwavz HM9 better than Sony WI-1000X?

  • Has passive noise reduction
    ?
  • 3dB/mW higher sound pressure level
    ?

    104dB/mWvs101dB/mW
  • Has an over-the-ear form
    ?
  • Has a 3.5mm male connector
    ?
  • Can be folded
    ?
  • Has an in-line control panel
    ?
  • 0.2m longer cable
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    1.2mvs1m
  • Has a straight plug
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Why is Sony WI-1000X better than Brainwavz HM9?

  • 7Hz lower low-frequency
    ?

    3Hzvs10Hz
  • 16000Hz higher high-frequency
    ?

    40000Hzvs24000Hz
  • Has stereo speakers
    ?
  • Has active noise cancellation (noise control)
    ?
  • Can be used wirelessly
    ?
  • Has a rechargeable battery
    ?
  • Control panel placed on a device
    ?
  • Has an in-ear form
    ?

Price comparison

Sony WI-1000X

Buy used:

$139.00

ProductStorePrice
Sony WI-1000X walmartSony WH1000XM3 Wireless Noise Canceling ...Sony WH1000XM3 Wireless Noise Canceling Over-the-Ear Headphones with Google Assistant - Black
walmart logo
$348.00

Design

1.has stereo speakers
Brainwavz HM9
Sony WI-1000X
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 HM9
Sony WI-1000X
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 HM9
Sony WI-1000X
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 HM9
Sony WI-1000X
Resistance to sweat makes it ideal for use while doing sports.
5.weather-sealed (splashproof)
Brainwavz HM9
Sony WI-1000X
The device is protected with extra seals to prevent failures caused by dust, raindrops, and water splashes.
6.can be folded
Brainwavz HM9
Sony WI-1000X
Foldable devices are easier to transport and take up less storage space.

Sound quality

1.lowest frequency

10Hz

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

24000Hz

40000Hz

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 HM9
Sony WI-1000X
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 HM9
Sony WI-1000X
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

104dB/mW

101dB/mW

Devices with a higher sound pressure level are generally louder when supplied with any given audio source.
6.has a neodymium magnet
Brainwavz HM9
Sony WI-1000X
Devices with neodymium magnets are lighter and more powerful than those which use ferrite magnets. They also have more bass and clear high notes.

Power

1.has a rechargeable battery
Brainwavz HM9
Sony WI-1000X
The battery can be recharged and used over again.
2.has a battery level indicator
Brainwavz HM9
Sony WI-1000X
An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.
3.has a removable battery
Brainwavz HM9
Sony WI-1000X
The battery is removable and can be replaced by the user if broken.

Connectivity

1.Can be used wirelessly
Brainwavz HM9
Sony WI-1000X
Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.
2.has a 3.5mm male connector
Brainwavz HM9
Sony WI-1000X
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 HM9
Sony WI-1000X
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 HM9
Sony WI-1000X
The device can connect to Wi-Fi.

Features

1.can be used as a headset
Brainwavz HM9
Sony WI-1000X
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 HM9
Sony WI-1000X
These microphones are designed to filter out background noise from the desired sound. Especially useful in noisy environments.
3.number of microphones

1

1

More microphones result in better sound quality and enable the device to filter out background noise.
4.control panel placed on a device
Brainwavz HM9
Sony WI-1000X
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.
5.Has an in-line control panel
Brainwavz HM9
Sony WI-1000X
There is a control panel on the cable, so you can easily operate the device without having to interact with it.
6.Has voice prompts
Brainwavz HM9
Sony WI-1000X
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.

Price comparison

Sony WI-1000X

Buy used:

$139.00

ProductStorePrice
Sony WI-1000X walmartSony WH1000XM3 Wireless Noise Canceling ...Sony WH1000XM3 Wireless Noise Canceling Over-the-Ear Headphones with Google Assistant - Black
walmart logo
$348.00

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