92points

Fiil Iicon

50points

Sony XBA-H1

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Sony XBA-H1
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Fiil Iicon vs Sony XBA-H1

Fiil Iicon
Sony XBA-H1
Fiil Iicon
Sony XBA-H1

Why is Fiil Iicon better than Sony XBA-H1?

  • Has a detachable cable
  • Has active noise cancelling (noise reduction)
  • Has an over-the-ear form
  • Can be folded
  • Can be used as a headset
  • Has an in-line control panel
  • Can be used wirelessly
  • Control panel placed on a device

Why is Sony XBA-H1 better than Fiil Iicon?

  • 3000Hz higher high-frequency
    25000Hzvs22000Hz
  • 10Hz lower low-frequency
    5Hzvs15Hz
  • Has sound isolation/passive noise reduction
  • 263g lighter
    7gvs270g
  • Has stereo speakers
  • Has included ear pads
  • Has an L-shaped plug
  • Has an in-ear form

Top specs and features

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Design

1.has stereo speakers
Fiil Iicon
Sony XBA-H1

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
Fiil Iicon
Sony XBA-H1

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.weight

270g

7g

Best

Sony MDR-EX150AP

3g

4.has a detachable cable
Fiil Iicon
Sony XBA-H1

With a detachable cable you can use alternative cables, and if the cable is pulled it will pop out instead of breaking.

5.has an in-ear form
Fiil Iicon
Sony XBA-H1

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.

6.can be folded
Fiil Iicon
Sony XBA-H1

Folding devices are good for transporting as they take up less space in your bag.

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Sound quality

1.lowest frequency

15Hz

5Hz

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

22000Hz

25000Hz

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.has sound isolation/passive noise reduction
Fiil Iicon
Sony XBA-H1

The device sits tightly in place, creating an acoustic seal which reduces background noise and prevents your music from leaking out.

4.has a neodymium magnet
Fiil Iicon
Sony XBA-H1

Devices with neodymium magnets are lighter and more powerful than those which use ferrite magnets. They also have more bass and clear high notes.

For example

AKG N200 Wireless

5.driver unit size

40mm

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

6.has active noise cancelling (noise reduction)
Fiil Iicon
Sony XBA-H1

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.

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Power

1.has a battery level indicator
Fiil Iicon
Sony XBA-H1

An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.

2.has a rechargeable battery
Fiil Iicon
Sony XBA-H1

The battery can be recharged and used over again.

3.has a removable battery
Fiil Iicon
Sony XBA-H1

The battery is removable and can be replaced by the user if broken.

For example

Bang & Olufsen Beoplay H9i

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Connectivity

1.Can be used wirelessly
Fiil Iicon
Sony XBA-H1

Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.

2.has a 3.5mm male connector
Fiil Iicon
Sony XBA-H1

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

3.supports Bluetooth pairing using NFC
Fiil Iicon
Sony XBA-H1

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.Has WiFi
Fiil Iicon
Sony XBA-H1

The device can connect to WiFi.

For example

Meters OV-1 Bluetooth

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Features

1.control panel placed on a device
Fiil Iicon
Sony XBA-H1

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.

2.has an in-line control panel
Fiil Iicon
Sony XBA-H1

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

3.can be used as a headset
Fiil Iicon
Sony XBA-H1

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.

4.has a noise canceling microphone
Fiil Iicon
Sony XBA-H1

These microphones are designed to filter out background noise from the desired sound. Especially useful in noisy environments.

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