46points

JBL J55

92points

Philips SHB8750NC

JBL J55
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JBL J55 vs Philips SHB8750NC

JBL J55
Philips SHB8750NC
JBL J55
Philips SHB8750NC
46
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92
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Why is JBL J55 better than Philips SHB8750NC?

  • Has an in-line control panel
  • Has a tangle free cable
  • Travel bag is included
  • Has an on-ear form

Why is Philips SHB8750NC better than JBL J55?

  • Has sound isolation/passive noise reduction
  • 24 Ohms lower impedance
    16 Ohmsvs40 Ohms
  • Has a neodymium magnet
  • Has stereo speakers
  • Has active noise cancelling (noise reduction)
  • Can be folded
  • Can be used as a headset
  • Has an over-the-ear form

Top specs and features

Design

1.has stereo speakers
JBL J55
Philips SHB8750NC

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 a detachable cable
JBL J55
Philips SHB8750NC

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

3.has an over-the-ear form
JBL J55
Philips SHB8750NC

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.

4.has a tangle free cable
JBL J55
Philips SHB8750NC

The cable is designed to minimize tangling.

5.can be folded
JBL J55
Philips SHB8750NC

Folding devices are good for transporting as they take up less space in your bag.

6.has included ear pads
JBL J55
Philips SHB8750NC

Allows you to change ear pads without buying new ones.

Sound quality

1.highest frequency

24000Hz

22000Hz

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

10Hz

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 J55
Philips SHB8750NC

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

4.impedance

40 Ohms

16 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.

Best

Flips Solo 2 Social

4 Ohms

5.has a neodymium magnet
JBL J55
Philips SHB8750NC

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 J55
Philips SHB8750NC

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.has a battery level indicator
JBL J55
Philips SHB8750NC

An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.

2.has a rechargeable battery
JBL J55
Philips SHB8750NC

The battery can be recharged and used over again.

Connectivity

1.Can be used wirelessly
JBL J55
Philips SHB8750NC

Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.

2.has a 3.5mm male connector
JBL J55
Philips SHB8750NC

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

3.supports Bluetooth pairing using NFC
JBL J55
Philips SHB8750NC

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.

Features

1.control panel placed on a device
JBL J55
Philips SHB8750NC

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.

2.can be used as a headset
JBL J55
Philips SHB8750NC

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.

3.has an in-line control panel
JBL J55
Philips SHB8750NC

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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