72points

JBL Everest Elite 700

89points

Sony MDR-XB950B1

JBL Everest Elite 700
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Sony MDR-XB950B1
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JBL Everest Elite 700 vs Sony MDR-XB950B1

JBL Everest Elite 700
Sony MDR-XB950B1
JBL Everest Elite 700
Sony MDR-XB950B1
72
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89
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Why is JBL Everest Elite 700 better than Sony MDR-XB950B1?

  • Has active noise cancelling (noise reduction)
  • Has a noise canceling microphone

Why is Sony MDR-XB950B1 better than JBL Everest Elite 700?

  • 6000Hz higher high-frequency
    28000Hzvs22000Hz
  • 7Hz lower low-frequency
    3Hzvs10Hz
  • Has sound isolation/passive noise reduction
  • Has stereo speakers
  • Has a neodymium magnet
  • 60g lighter
    245gvs305g
  • Has included ear pads
  • Has a 3.5mm male connector

Top specs and features

Design

1.has stereo speakers
JBL Everest Elite 700
Sony MDR-XB950B1

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 Everest Elite 700
Sony MDR-XB950B1

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 Everest Elite 700
Sony MDR-XB950B1

With a detachable cable you can use alternative cables, and if the cable is pulled it will pop out instead of breaking.

4.weight

305g

245g

Best

Sony MDR-EX150AP

3g

5.sweat resistant
JBL Everest Elite 700
Sony MDR-XB950B1

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

For example

Beats Powerbeats Pro

6.has a tangle free cable
JBL Everest Elite 700
Sony MDR-XB950B1

The cable is designed to minimize tangling.

For example

Mpow Thor

Sound quality

1.highest frequency

22000Hz

28000Hz

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

2.lowest frequency

10Hz

3Hz

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

3.has sound isolation/passive noise reduction
JBL Everest Elite 700
Sony MDR-XB950B1

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

4.sound pressure level

114dB/mW

105dB/mW

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

Best

AKG K553 Pro

144dB/mW

5.has a neodymium magnet
JBL Everest Elite 700
Sony MDR-XB950B1

Devices with neodymium magnets are lighter and more powerful than those which use ferrite magnets. They also have more bass and clear high notes.

6.has active noise cancelling (noise reduction)
JBL Everest Elite 700
Sony MDR-XB950B1

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.

Power

1. longer battery life

19h

18h

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

2.has a rechargeable battery
JBL Everest Elite 700
Sony MDR-XB950B1

The battery can be recharged and used over again.

3.has a battery level indicator
JBL Everest Elite 700
Sony MDR-XB950B1

An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.

4.has a removable battery
JBL Everest Elite 700
Sony MDR-XB950B1

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

For example

Jaybird Run XT

Connectivity

1.Bluetooth version

4

4.1

Best

SoundMagic E11BT

5

2.Can be used wirelessly
JBL Everest Elite 700
Sony MDR-XB950B1

Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.

3.has a 3.5mm male connector
JBL Everest Elite 700
Sony MDR-XB950B1

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 Everest Elite 700
Sony MDR-XB950B1

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.Has WiFi
JBL Everest Elite 700
Sony MDR-XB950B1

The device can connect to WiFi.

For example

Meters OV-1 Bluetooth

Features

1.can be used as a headset
JBL Everest Elite 700
Sony MDR-XB950B1

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.

2.control panel placed on a device
JBL Everest Elite 700
Sony MDR-XB950B1

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.

3.number of microphones

1

1

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

Best

Parrot Zik Sport

8

4.has an in-line control panel
JBL Everest Elite 700
Sony MDR-XB950B1

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

For example

Marshall Major III Bluetooth

5.has a noise canceling microphone
JBL Everest Elite 700
Sony MDR-XB950B1

These microphones are designed to filter out background noise from the desired sound. Especially useful in noisy environments.

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