58points

Creative SXFI Air

52points

Sony MDR-DS6500

Creative SXFI Air
Comparison winner
Sony MDR-DS6500
vs
vs

35 facts in comparison

Creative SXFI Air vs Sony MDR-DS6500

Creative SXFI Air
Sony MDR-DS6500
58
points
Creative SXFI Air
52
points
Sony MDR-DS6500

Why is Creative SXFI Air better than Sony MDR-DS6500?

  • 34 Ohms lower impedance
    ?

    32 Ohmsvs66 Ohms
  • Has a detachable cable
    ?
  • Can be used as a headset
    ?
  • 10mm bigger driver unit
    ?

    50mmvs40mm
  • Has a rechargeable battery
    ?
  • 112g lighter
    ?

    338gvs450g
  • Has a mute function
    ?
  • Has a removable microphone
    ?

Why is Sony MDR-DS6500 better than Creative SXFI Air?

  • 8Hz lower low-frequency
    ?

    12Hzvs20Hz
  • 2000Hz higher high-frequency
    ?

    22000Hzvs20000Hz
  • 90m greater wireless connectivity range
    ?

    100mvs10m
  • Has a removable battery
    ?

Price comparison

Design

1.has stereo speakers
Creative SXFI Air
Sony MDR-DS6500
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
Creative SXFI Air
Sony MDR-DS6500
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
Creative SXFI Air
Sony MDR-DS6500
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
Creative SXFI Air
Sony MDR-DS6500
Resistance to sweat makes it ideal for use while doing sports.
5.weight

338g

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)
Creative SXFI Air
Sony MDR-DS6500
The device is protected with extra seals to prevent failures caused by dust, raindrops, and water splashes.

Sound quality

1.lowest frequency

20Hz

12Hz

The lowest frequency at which the device produces audio. The lower the low-frequency response, the stronger and juicier the bass.
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.
3.has passive noise reduction
Creative SXFI Air
Sony MDR-DS6500
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)
Creative SXFI Air
Sony MDR-DS6500
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.impedance

32 Ohms

66 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.
6.has a neodymium magnet
Creative SXFI Air
Sony MDR-DS6500
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
Creative SXFI Air
Sony MDR-DS6500
The battery can be recharged and used over again.
2.has a battery level indicator
Creative SXFI Air
Sony MDR-DS6500
An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.
3.Has USB Type-C
Creative SXFI Air
Sony MDR-DS6500
The USB Type-C features reversible plug orientation and cable direction.
4.has a removable battery
Creative SXFI Air
Sony MDR-DS6500
The battery is removable and can be replaced by the user if broken.

Connectivity

1.Can be used wirelessly
Creative SXFI Air
Sony MDR-DS6500
Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.
2.has a 3.5mm male connector
Creative SXFI Air
Sony MDR-DS6500
A standard 3.5mm male connector is suitable for use with all MP3 players and computer sound cards.
3.maximum Bluetooth range

10m

100m

The device can connect at a greater distance via Bluetooth or infrared to another device.
4.supports Bluetooth pairing using NFC
Creative SXFI Air
Sony MDR-DS6500
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
Creative SXFI Air
Sony MDR-DS6500
The device can connect to Wi-Fi.

Features

1.can be used as a headset
Creative SXFI Air
Sony MDR-DS6500
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
Creative SXFI Air
Sony MDR-DS6500
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
Creative SXFI Air
Sony MDR-DS6500
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
Creative SXFI Air
Sony MDR-DS6500
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
Creative SXFI Air
Sony MDR-DS6500
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
Creative SXFI Air
Sony MDR-DS6500
The device has an option to mute/unmute a conversation directly from the device.

Miscellaneous

1.has a removable microphone
Creative SXFI Air
Sony MDR-DS6500
The microphone can be attached or detached if necessary.

Price comparison

Follow Versus on Instagram

Follow @versusdotcom

Which are the best headphones?

Show all
This page is currently only available in English.