80points
61points

JBL E65BTNC

78points
54points

Sony MDR-XB950N1

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Cost-effectiveness winner
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JBL E65BTNC vs Sony MDR-XB950N1

JBL E65BTNC
Sony MDR-XB950N1
80
points
JBL E65BTNC
78
points
Sony MDR-XB950N1

Why is JBL E65BTNC better than Sony MDR-XB950N1?

  • 15 Ohms lower impedance
    ?

    32 Ohmsvs47 Ohms
  • Has active noise cancelling (noise control)
    ?
  • 32g lighter
    258gvs290g
  • Can be used as a headset
    ?
  • Has an in-line control panel
    ?
  • Has a battery level indicator
    ?
  • 5h shorter charge time
    ?

    2hvs7h

Why is Sony MDR-XB950N1 better than JBL E65BTNC?

  • Has passive noise reduction
    ?
  • Has a neodymium magnet
    ?
  • Travel bag is included
    ?
  • Has included ear pads
    ?
  • Has an L-shaped plug
    ?
  • Supports Bluetooth pairing using NFC
    ?
  • Has a straight plug
    ?

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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 E65BTNC
Sony MDR-XB950N1
2.has an over-the-ear form
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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 E65BTNC
Sony MDR-XB950N1
3.has a detachable cable
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With a detachable cable you can use alternative cables, and if the cable is pulled it will pop out instead of breaking.

JBL E65BTNC
Sony MDR-XB950N1
4.weight
?

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5.sweat resistant
?

Resistance to sweat makes it ideal for use while doing sports.

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JBL E65BTNC
Sony MDR-XB950N1
6.can be folded
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Foldable devices are easier to transport and take up less storage space.

JBL E65BTNC
Sony MDR-XB950N1

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.

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

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1Hz

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

JBL E65BTNC
Sony MDR-XB950N1
4.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.

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4 Ohms

32 Ohms

47 Ohms

5.has active noise cancelling (noise control)
?

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.

JBL E65BTNC
Sony MDR-XB950N1
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.

JBL E65BTNC
Sony MDR-XB950N1

Power

1.has a rechargeable battery
?

The battery can be recharged and used over again.

JBL E65BTNC
Sony MDR-XB950N1
2.charge time
?

The time it takes to fully charge the battery.

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3.has a battery level indicator
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An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.

JBL E65BTNC
Sony MDR-XB950N1
4.has a removable battery
?

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

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JBL E65BTNC
Sony MDR-XB950N1

Connectivity

1.Bluetooth version
?

Best

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5

4.1

4.1

2.Can be used wirelessly
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Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.

JBL E65BTNC
Sony MDR-XB950N1
3.has a 3.5mm male connector
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A standard 3.5mm male connector is suitable for use with all MP3 players and computer sound cards.

JBL E65BTNC
Sony MDR-XB950N1
4.supports Bluetooth pairing using NFC
?

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.

JBL E65BTNC
Sony MDR-XB950N1

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 applications which require communication i.e. Skype, games with voice chat, mobile phones etc.

JBL E65BTNC
Sony MDR-XB950N1
2.control panel placed on a device
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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 E65BTNC
Sony MDR-XB950N1
3.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.

JBL E65BTNC
Sony MDR-XB950N1
4.warranty period
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When covered under the manufacturer’s warranty it is possible to get a replacement in the case of a malfunction.

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