74points

JBL E55BT

67points

Philips Bass+ SHB3175BK

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24 facts in comparison

JBL E55BT vs Philips Bass+ SHB3175BK

JBL E55BT
Philips Bass+ SHB3175BK
74
points
JBL E55BT
67
points
Philips Bass+ SHB3175BK

Why is JBL E55BT better than Philips Bass+ SHB3175BK?

  • 7dB/mW higher sound pressure level
    ?

    111dB/mWvs104dB/mW
  • Has a detachable cable
    ?
  • 8h longer battery life
    ?

    20hvs12h
  • 10mm bigger driver unit
    ?

    50mmvs40mm
  • Has a 3.5mm male connector
    ?
  • 1 more microphone(s)
    ?

    2vs1
  • Has an in-line control panel
    ?
  • Has a tangle free cable
    ?

Why is Philips Bass+ SHB3175BK better than JBL E55BT?

  • 1500Hz higher high-frequency
    ?

    21500Hzvs20000Hz
  • 12Hz lower low-frequency
    ?

    8Hzvs20Hz
  • Has passive noise reduction
    ?
  • Has a neodymium magnet
    ?
  • 41.6g lighter
    190gvs231.6g
  • 0.1 newer Bluetooth version
    4.1vs4

Price comparison

Design

1.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.

JBL E55BT
Philips Bass+ SHB3175BK
2.has an over-the-ear form
?

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.

JBL E55BT
Philips Bass+ SHB3175BK
3.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.

JBL E55BT
Philips Bass+ SHB3175BK
4.weight
?

Best

Sony MDR-EX150AP

3g

231.6g

190g

5.can be folded
?

Foldable devices are easier to transport and take up less storage space.

JBL E55BT
Philips Bass+ SHB3175BK
6.has a tangle free cable
?

The cable is designed to minimize tangling.

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Philips Bass+ SHB3175BK

Sound quality

1.highest frequency
?

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

20000Hz

21500Hz

2.lowest frequency
?

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

20Hz

8Hz

3.sound pressure level
?

Devices with a higher sound pressure level are generally louder when supplied with any given audio source.

Best

AKG K553 Pro

144dB/mW

111dB/mW

104dB/mW

4.has passive noise reduction
?

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

JBL E55BT
Philips Bass+ SHB3175BK
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.

Best

Flips Solo 2 Social

4 Ohms

32 Ohms

32 Ohms

6.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.

Best

Audeze LCD2 Classic

106mm

50mm

40mm

Power

1.Battery life
?

The device's battery life (when in use) as given by the manufacturer. With a longer battery life you have to charge the device less often.

Best

Sennheiser PXC 480

50h

20h

12h

2.has a rechargeable battery
?

The battery can be recharged and used over again.

JBL E55BT
Philips Bass+ SHB3175BK
3.has a removable battery
?

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

For example

Jaybird Run XT

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Philips Bass+ SHB3175BK

Connectivity

1.Bluetooth version
?

Best

Beats Solo Pro

5

4

4.1

2.Can be used wirelessly
?

Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.

JBL E55BT
Philips Bass+ SHB3175BK
3.has a 3.5mm male connector
?

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

JBL E55BT
Philips Bass+ SHB3175BK

Features

1.can be used as a headset
?

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.

JBL E55BT
Philips Bass+ SHB3175BK
2.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.

JBL E55BT
Philips Bass+ SHB3175BK
3.number of microphones
?

More microphones result in better sound quality and enable the device to filter out background noise.

Best

Bose Noise Cancelling Headphones 700

8

2

1

4.has an in-line control panel
?

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

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Philips Bass+ SHB3175BK

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