64points

JBL J88

48points

Pioneer HDJ-500

Comparison winner
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Pioneer HDJ-500
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20 facts in comparison

JBL J88 vs Pioneer HDJ-500

JBL J88
Pioneer HDJ-500
64
points
JBL J88
48
points
Pioneer HDJ-500

Why is JBL J88 better than Pioneer HDJ-500?

  • Has passive noise reduction
    ?
  • 13 Ohms lower impedance
    ?

    32 Ohmsvs45 Ohms
  • Has active noise cancelling (noise control)
    ?
  • Can be folded
    ?
  • 10mm bigger driver unit
    ?

    50mmvs40mm
  • Has an in-line control panel
    ?
  • Travel bag is included
    ?
  • Has a tangle free cable
    ?

Why is Pioneer HDJ-500 better than JBL J88?

  • 4000Hz higher high-frequency
    ?

    28000Hzvs24000Hz
  • 3Hz lower low-frequency
    ?

    5Hzvs8Hz
  • Has stereo speakers
    ?
  • 714.3g lighter
    192.7gvs907g
  • Has a coil cable
    ?
  • Has a straight plug
    ?

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 J88
Pioneer HDJ-500
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 J88
Pioneer HDJ-500
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 J88
Pioneer HDJ-500
4.weight
?

Best

Sony MDR-EX150AP

3g

907g

192.7g

5.can be folded
?

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

JBL J88
Pioneer HDJ-500
6.has a tangle free cable
?

The cable is designed to minimize tangling.

JBL J88
Pioneer HDJ-500

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

24000Hz

28000Hz

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

8Hz

5Hz

3.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 J88
Pioneer HDJ-500
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.

Best

Flips Solo 2 Social

4 Ohms

32 Ohms

45 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 J88
Pioneer HDJ-500
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

Connectivity

1.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 J88
Pioneer HDJ-500

Features

1.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 J88
Pioneer HDJ-500

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