63points

JBL J88

59points

Skullcandy Hesh 2

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JBL J88 vs Skullcandy Hesh 2

JBL J88
Skullcandy Hesh 2
63
points
JBL J88
59
points
Skullcandy Hesh 2

Why is JBL J88 better than Skullcandy Hesh 2?

  • 4000Hz higher high-frequency
    ?

    24000Hzvs20000Hz
  • 12Hz lower low-frequency
    ?

    8Hzvs20Hz
  • 3 Ohms lower impedance
    ?

    32 Ohmsvs35 Ohms
  • Has active noise cancelling (noise control)
    ?
  • Can be folded
    ?
  • Has a tangle free cable
    ?
  • Has included ear pads
    ?
  • Has an L-shaped plug
    ?

Why is Skullcandy Hesh 2 better than JBL J88?

  • Has stereo speakers
    ?
  • Has a neodymium magnet
    ?
  • 727g lighter
    180gvs907g
  • Can be used as a headset
    ?
  • 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
Skullcandy Hesh 2
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
Skullcandy Hesh 2
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
Skullcandy Hesh 2
4.weight
?

Best

Sony MDR-EX150AP

3g

907g

180g

5.travel bag is included
?

The device comes with its own special case or pouch, which is useful for safe transportation.

JBL J88
Skullcandy Hesh 2
6.can be folded
?

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

JBL J88
Skullcandy Hesh 2

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

20000Hz

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

20Hz

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
Skullcandy Hesh 2
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

35 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
Skullcandy Hesh 2
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

50mm

Connectivity

1.Can be used wirelessly
?

Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.

For example

Skullcandy Sesh

JBL J88
Skullcandy Hesh 2
2.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
Skullcandy Hesh 2

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
Skullcandy Hesh 2
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

Bose Noise Cancelling Headphones 700

8

1

1

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 J88
Skullcandy Hesh 2

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