71points

JBL E45BT

73points

Sony MDR-XB950N1

JBL E45BT
Sony MDR-XB950N1
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35 facts in comparison

JBL E45BT vs Sony MDR-XB950N1

JBL E45BT
Sony MDR-XB950N1

Why is JBL E45BT better than Sony MDR-XB950N1?

  • 15 Ohms lower impedance
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    32 Ohmsvs47 Ohms
  • 86g lighter
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    204gvs290g
  • Has a battery level indicator
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  • 5h shorter charge time
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    2hvs7h
  • Has an in-line control panel
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  • Has a tangle free cable
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  • Has an on-ear form
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Why is Sony MDR-XB950N1 better than JBL E45BT?

  • Has passive noise reduction
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  • Has active noise cancellation (noise control)
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  • Has an over-the-ear form
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  • Has a neodymium magnet
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  • 0.1 newer Bluetooth version
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    4.1vs4
  • Travel bag is included
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  • Has a straight plug
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  • Supports Bluetooth pairing using NFC
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Price comparison

Sony MDR-XB950N1

ProductStorePrice
Sony MDR-XB950N1 AmazonSony MDR-XB950N1B Wireless Noise Cancell...Sony MDR-XB950N1B Wireless Noise Cancelling Extra Bass Headphones - Black (International Version) …
Amazon logo
$389.65
Sony MDR-XB950N1 AmazonSony XB950N1 Extra Bass Wireless Noise C...Sony XB950N1 Extra Bass Wireless Noise Canceling Headphones, Black
Amazon logo
$79.95

Design

1.has stereo speakers
JBL E45BT
Sony MDR-XB950N1
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
JBL E45BT
Sony MDR-XB950N1
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
JBL E45BT
Sony MDR-XB950N1
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
JBL E45BT
Sony MDR-XB950N1
Resistance to sweat makes it ideal for use while doing sports.
5.weight

204g

290g

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)
JBL E45BT
Sony MDR-XB950N1
The device is protected with extra seals to prevent failures caused by dust, raindrops, and water splashes.

Sound quality

1.lowest frequency

20Hz

20Hz

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

20000Hz

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
JBL E45BT
Sony MDR-XB950N1
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)
JBL E45BT
Sony MDR-XB950N1
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

47 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
JBL E45BT
Sony MDR-XB950N1
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
JBL E45BT
Sony MDR-XB950N1
The battery can be recharged and used over again.
2.has a battery level indicator
JBL E45BT
Sony MDR-XB950N1
An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.
3.charge time

2h

7h

The time it takes to fully charge the battery.
4.has a removable battery
JBL E45BT
Sony MDR-XB950N1
The battery is removable and can be replaced by the user if broken.

Connectivity

1.Can be used wirelessly
JBL E45BT
Sony MDR-XB950N1
Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.
2.Bluetooth version

4

4.1

Bluetooth is a wireless technology standard that allows data transfers between devices placed in close proximity, using short-wavelength, ultra-high frequency radio waves. Newer versions provide faster data transfers.
3.has a 3.5mm male connector
JBL E45BT
Sony MDR-XB950N1
A standard 3.5mm male connector is suitable for use with all MP3 players and computer sound cards.
4.supports Bluetooth pairing using NFC
JBL E45BT
Sony MDR-XB950N1
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
JBL E45BT
Sony MDR-XB950N1
The device can connect to Wi-Fi.

Features

1.can be used as a headset
JBL E45BT
Sony MDR-XB950N1
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
JBL E45BT
Sony MDR-XB950N1
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
JBL E45BT
Sony MDR-XB950N1
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
JBL E45BT
Sony MDR-XB950N1
There is a control panel on the cable, so you can easily operate the device without having to interact with it.
5.warranty period

1

1

When covered under the manufacturer’s warranty it is possible to get a replacement in the case of a malfunction.

Price comparison

Sony MDR-XB950N1

ProductStorePrice
Sony MDR-XB950N1 AmazonSony MDR-XB950N1B Wireless Noise Cancell...Sony MDR-XB950N1B Wireless Noise Cancelling Extra Bass Headphones - Black (International Version) …
Amazon logo
$389.65
Sony MDR-XB950N1 AmazonSony XB950N1 Extra Bass Wireless Noise C...Sony XB950N1 Extra Bass Wireless Noise Canceling Headphones, Black
Amazon logo
$79.95

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