61points

JBL J88

56points

Sennheiser HD 471

JBL J88
Comparison winner
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22 facts in comparison

JBL J88 vs Sennheiser HD 471

JBL J88
Sennheiser HD 471
61
points
JBL J88
56
points
Sennheiser HD 471

Why is JBL J88 better than Sennheiser HD 471?

  • 8Hz lower low-frequency
    ?

    8Hzvs16Hz
  • Has active noise-cancelling (noise control)
    ?
  • Can be folded
    ?
  • Has included ear pads
    ?
  • Has a tangle free cable
    ?
  • Has an L-shaped plug
    ?

Why is Sennheiser HD 471 better than JBL J88?

  • Has stereo speakers
    ?
  • Has a neodymium magnet
    ?
  • Can be used as a headset
    ?
  • 0.1m longer cable
    ?

    1.4mvs1.3m
  • 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. Show more

JBL J88
Sennheiser HD 471
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 J88
Sennheiser HD 471
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 J88
Sennheiser HD 471
4.has included ear pads
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Allows you to change ear pads without buying new ones.

JBL J88
Sennheiser HD 471
5.travel bag is included
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The device comes with its own special case or pouch, which is useful for safe transportation.

JBL J88
Sennheiser HD 471
6.can be folded
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Foldable devices are easier to transport and take up less storage space.

JBL J88
Sennheiser HD 471

Sound quality

1.highest frequency
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The highest frequency at which device produces audio. The higher the high-frequency response, the clearer and crispier the treble. Show more

Best

Sony MDR-Z1

120000Hz

24000Hz

24000Hz

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. Show more

Best

Sony MH1CBLK

1Hz

8Hz

16Hz

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 J88
Sennheiser HD 471
4.impedance
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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. Show more

Best

Flips Solo 2 Social

4 Ohms

32 Ohms

32 Ohms

5.has active noise-cancelling (noise control)
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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
Sennheiser HD 471
6.has a neodymium magnet
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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 J88
Sennheiser HD 471

Connectivity

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

For example

Umidigi Ubeats

JBL J88
Sennheiser HD 471
2.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 J88
Sennheiser HD 471

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 J88
Sennheiser HD 471
2.number of microphones
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More microphones result in better sound quality and enable the device to filter out background noise.

Best

Philips PH805

8

1

1

3.has an in-line control panel
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There is a control panel on the cable, so you can easily operate the device without having to interact with it.

JBL J88
Sennheiser HD 471

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