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Grado SR60i
Philips SHB8850NC
Top 50%2,104 points
Top 50%
Top 11%3,786 points
Top 11%
Grado SR60i
Philips SHB8850NC
Top specs and features

Grado SR60i vs Philips SHB8850NC: 40 facts in comparison

1. highest frequency

The highest frequency at which device produces audio. The higher the high-frequency response, the clearer and crispier the treble.
20000Hz
Sony MDR-Z1R: 120000Hz
22000Hz

2. lowest frequency

The lowest frequency at which the device produces audio. The lower the low-frequency response, the stronger and juicier the bass.
20Hz
Sony MH1CBLK: 1Hz
10Hz

3. has sound isolation/passive noise reduction

The device sits tightly in place, creating an acoustic seal which reduces background noise and prevents your music from leaking out.
Grado SR60i
Philips SHB8850NC
44% have it

4. weight

107g lighter.
125g
Sony MDR-EX150AP: 3g
232g

5. impedance

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.
32 Ohms
Flips Solo 2 Social: 4 Ohms
16 Ohms

6. has a neodymium magnet

Devices with neodymium magnets are lighter and more powerful than those which use ferrite magnets. They also have more bass and clear high notes.
Grado SR60i
Philips SHB8850NC
36% have it

7. sound pressure level

Devices with a higher sound pressure level are generally louder when supplied with any given audio source.
98dB/mW
AKG K553 Pro: 144dB/mW
105dB/mW

8. no battery needed

This device works without batteries. It weighs less and you don't have to worry about recharging or replacing the battery.
Grado SR60i
Philips SHB8850NC
66% have it

9. has a detachable cable

With a detachable cable you can use alternative cables, and if the cable is pulled it will pop out instead of breaking.
Grado SR60i
Philips SHB8850NC
39% have it

10. has stereo speakers

Devices with stereo speakers deliver sound from independent channels on both left and right sides, creating a richer sound and a better experience.
Grado SR60i
Philips SHB8850NC
76% have it

11. can be folded

Folding devices are good for transporting as they take up less space in your bag.
Grado SR60i
Philips SHB8850NC
31% have it

12. can be used as a headset

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.
Grado SR60i
Philips SHB8850NC
47% have it

13. has active noise canceling/noise reduction

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.
Grado SR60i
Philips SHB8850NC
15% have it

14. Can be used wirelessly

Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.
Grado SR60i
Philips SHB8850NC
27% have it

15. driver unit size

The driver unit is the component that produces sound in the device. Bigger drivers are more powerful and can produce better bass.
40mm
Audeze LCD2 Classic: 106mm
32mm

16. control panel placed on a device

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.
Grado SR60i
Philips SHB8850NC
20% have it

17. travel bag is included

The device comes with its own special case or pouch, which is useful for safe transportation.
Grado SR60i
Philips SHB8850NC
64% have it

18. has included ear pads

Allows you to change ear pads without buying new ones.
Grado SR60i
Philips SHB8850NC
44% have it

19. has a straight plug

A straight plug is better when the jack is on the top or bottom of your player.
Grado SR60i
Philips SHB8850NC
48% have it

20. has an L-shaped plug

An L-shaped plug is better if the jack is on the left or right side of the device, so that the cable isn't bent, and is less likely to break when the device is in your pocket.
Grado SR60i
Philips SHB8850NC
30% have it

21. has a battery level indicator

An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.
Grado SR60i
Philips SHB8850NC
18% have it

22. has a 3.5mm male connector

A standard 3.5mm male connector is suitable for use with all MP3 players and computer sound cards.
Grado SR60i
Philips SHB8850NC
80% have it

23. has a rechargeable battery

The battery can be recharged and used over again.
Grado SR60i
Philips SHB8850NC
21% have it

24. sweat resistant

Resistance to sweat makes it ideal for use while doing sports.
Grado SR60i
Philips SHB8850NC
14% have it

25. cable length

A long cable ensures more freedom of movement.
2m
Pioneer SE-A1000: 6m
1.2m

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