56points

Creative Aurvana Air

57points

Philips SHQ3017/28

Creative Aurvana Air
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Creative Aurvana Air vs Philips SHQ3017/28

Creative Aurvana Air
Philips SHQ3017/28
Creative Aurvana Air
Philips SHQ3017/28
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57
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Why is Creative Aurvana Air better than Philips SHQ3017/28?

  • Has a tangle free cable

Why is Philips SHQ3017/28 better than Creative Aurvana Air?

  • 2000Hz higher high-frequency
    22000Hzvs20000Hz
  • 5Hz lower low-frequency
    15Hzvs20Hz
  • 16 Ohms lower impedance
    16 Ohmsvs32 Ohms
  • 8g lighter
    8gvs16g
  • Can be used as a headset
  • Has an in-line control panel

Top specs and features

Design

1.has stereo speakers
Creative Aurvana Air
Philips SHQ3017/28

Devices with stereo speakers deliver sound from independent channels on both left and right sides, creating a richer sound and a better experience.

2.weight

16g

8g

Best

Sony MDR-EX150AP

3g

3.has a tangle free cable
Creative Aurvana Air
Philips SHQ3017/28

The cable is designed to minimize tangling.

4.has included ear pads
Creative Aurvana Air
Philips SHQ3017/28

Allows you to change ear pads without buying new ones.

5.travel bag is included
Creative Aurvana Air
Philips SHQ3017/28

The device comes with its own special case or pouch, which is useful for safe transportation.

6.has an in-ear form
Creative Aurvana Air
Philips SHQ3017/28

The in-ear device is ultracompact and lightweight, with little or no interference with earrings, spectacles, hats, or hairstyles. It is inserted in the ear canal itself and blocks out a lot of environmental noise. It has stronger bass tones and is unlikely to fall out of the ear.

Sound quality

1.lowest frequency

20Hz

15Hz

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

Best

Sony MH1CBLK

1Hz

2.highest frequency

20000Hz

22000Hz

The highest frequency at which device produces audio. The higher the high-frequency response, the clearer and crispier the treble.

Best

Sony MDR-Z1R

120000Hz

3.sound pressure level

102dB/mW

102dB/mW

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

Best

AKG K553 Pro

144dB/mW

4.impedance

32 Ohms

16 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.

Best

Flips Solo 2 Social

4 Ohms

5.has a neodymium magnet
Creative Aurvana Air
Philips SHQ3017/28

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

15.5mm

9mm

The driver unit is the component that produces sound in the device. Bigger drivers are more powerful and can produce better bass.

Best

Audeze LCD2 Classic

106mm

Connectivity

1.has a 3.5mm male connector
Creative Aurvana Air
Philips SHQ3017/28

A standard 3.5mm male connector is suitable for use with all MP3 players and computer sound cards.

Features

1.can be used as a headset
Creative Aurvana Air
Philips SHQ3017/28

A headset is one headphone or pair with a built-in microphone. Headsets can be used for applications which require communication i.e. Skype, games with voice chat, mobile phones etc.

2.has an in-line control panel
Creative Aurvana Air
Philips SHQ3017/28

There is a control panel on the cable, so you can easily operate the device without having to interact with it.

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