39points

Focal Clear

43points

Philips Fidelio X3

Focal Clear
Philips Fidelio X3
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32 facts in comparison

Focal Clear vs Philips Fidelio X3

Focal Clear
Philips Fidelio X3

Why is Focal Clear better than Philips Fidelio X3?

  • 4dB/mW higher sound pressure level
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    104dB/mWvs100dB/mW
  • Travel bag is included
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Why is Philips Fidelio X3 better than Focal Clear?

  • 12000Hz higher high-frequency
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    40000Hzvs28000Hz
  • Has a neodymium magnet
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  • 25 Ohms lower impedance
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    30 Ohmsvs55 Ohms
  • 10mm bigger driver unit
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    50mmvs40mm
  • 70g lighter
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    380gvs450g

Price comparison

Focal Clear

Buy used:

$392.00

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Focal Clear AmazonFocal Clear Over-Ear High-Resolution Aud...Focal Clear Over-Ear High-Resolution Audiophile Headphones (Gray)
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$1,490.00
Focal Clear AmazonFocal Clear Professional Open-Back Over-...Focal Clear Professional Open-Back Over-Ear Headphones (Red/Black)
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$1,499.00
Focal Clear AmazonFocal Utopia Open Back Over-Ear Headphon...Focal Utopia Open Back Over-Ear Headphones (Black)
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$3,990.00
Focal Clear AmazonFocal Listen Wireless Over-Ear Headphone...Focal Listen Wireless Over-Ear Headphones with Microphone (Black)
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$490.00
Focal Clear AmazonFocal Stellia Closed-Back Circum-Aural O...Focal Stellia Closed-Back Circum-Aural Over-Ear Headphones (Cognac)
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$2,990.00
Focal Clear AmazonFocal Elegia High-Fidelity Closed-Back C...Focal Elegia High-Fidelity Closed-Back Circum-Aural Headphones
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$889.99
Focal Clear AmazonMassdrop x Beyerdynamic DT 177X GO Over-...Massdrop x Beyerdynamic DT 177X GO Over-Ear Closed-Back Headphones
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$470.00
Focal Clear AmazonAudeze LCD-X Over Ear Open Back Headphon...Audeze LCD-X Over Ear Open Back Headphone with New Suspension Headband Creator Package – no Travel case
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$1,199.00

Design

1.has stereo speakers
Focal Clear
Philips Fidelio X3
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
Focal Clear
Philips Fidelio X3
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
Focal Clear
Philips Fidelio X3
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
Focal Clear
Philips Fidelio X3
Resistance to sweat makes it ideal for use while doing sports.
5.weather-sealed (splashproof)
Focal Clear
Philips Fidelio X3
The device is protected with extra seals to prevent failures caused by dust, raindrops, and water splashes.
6.weight

450g

380g

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.

Sound quality

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

28000Hz

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
Focal Clear
Philips Fidelio X3
The device sits tightly in place, creating an acoustic seal which reduces background noise and prevents your music from leaking out.
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

100dB/mW

Devices with a higher sound pressure level are generally louder when supplied with any given audio source.
6.has a neodymium magnet
Focal Clear
Philips Fidelio X3
Devices with neodymium magnets are lighter and more powerful than those which use ferrite magnets. They also have more bass and clear high notes.

Connectivity

1.Can be used wirelessly
Focal Clear
Philips Fidelio X3
Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.
2.has a 3.5mm male connector
Focal Clear
Philips Fidelio X3
A standard 3.5mm male connector is suitable for use with all MP3 players and computer sound cards.
3.supports Bluetooth pairing using NFC
Focal Clear
Philips Fidelio X3
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
Focal Clear
Philips Fidelio X3
The device can connect to Wi-Fi.

Features

1.can be used as a headset
Focal Clear
Philips Fidelio X3
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
Focal Clear
Philips Fidelio X3
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
Focal Clear
Philips Fidelio X3
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
Focal Clear
Philips Fidelio X3
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
Focal Clear
Philips Fidelio X3
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
Focal Clear
Philips Fidelio X3
The device has an option to mute/unmute a conversation directly from the device.

Price comparison

Focal Clear

Buy used:

$392.00

ProductStorePrice
Focal Clear AmazonFocal Clear Over-Ear High-Resolution Aud...Focal Clear Over-Ear High-Resolution Audiophile Headphones (Gray)
Amazon logo
$1,490.00
Focal Clear AmazonFocal Clear Professional Open-Back Over-...Focal Clear Professional Open-Back Over-Ear Headphones (Red/Black)
Amazon logo
$1,499.00
Focal Clear AmazonFocal Utopia Open Back Over-Ear Headphon...Focal Utopia Open Back Over-Ear Headphones (Black)
Amazon logo
$3,990.00
Focal Clear AmazonFocal Listen Wireless Over-Ear Headphone...Focal Listen Wireless Over-Ear Headphones with Microphone (Black)
Amazon logo
$490.00
Focal Clear AmazonFocal Stellia Closed-Back Circum-Aural O...Focal Stellia Closed-Back Circum-Aural Over-Ear Headphones (Cognac)
Amazon logo
$2,990.00
Focal Clear AmazonFocal Elegia High-Fidelity Closed-Back C...Focal Elegia High-Fidelity Closed-Back Circum-Aural Headphones
Amazon logo
$889.99
Focal Clear AmazonMassdrop x Beyerdynamic DT 177X GO Over-...Massdrop x Beyerdynamic DT 177X GO Over-Ear Closed-Back Headphones
Amazon logo
$470.00
Focal Clear AmazonAudeze LCD-X Over Ear Open Back Headphon...Audeze LCD-X Over Ear Open Back Headphone with New Suspension Headband Creator Package – no Travel case
Amazon logo
$1,199.00

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