64points

JBL J88

49points

Sony MDR ZX300

Comparison winner
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Sony MDR ZX300
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JBL J88 vs Sony MDR ZX300

JBL J88
Sony MDR ZX300
64
points
JBL J88
49
points
Sony MDR ZX300

Why is JBL J88 better than Sony MDR ZX300?

  • 2Hz lower low-frequency
    ?

    8Hzvs10Hz
  • Has a detachable cable
    ?
  • Has active noise cancelling (noise control)
    ?
  • Can be folded
    ?
  • 20mm bigger driver unit
    ?

    50mmvs30mm
  • Has an in-line control panel
    ?
  • Travel bag is included
    ?
  • Has a tangle free cable
    ?

Why is Sony MDR ZX300 better than JBL J88?

  • 8 Ohms lower impedance
    ?

    24 Ohmsvs32 Ohms
  • Has a neodymium magnet
    ?
  • 787g lighter
    120gvs907g

Price comparison

Design

1.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
Sony MDR ZX300
2.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
Sony MDR ZX300
3.weight
?

Best

Sony MDR-EX150AP

3g

907g

120g

4.can be folded
?

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

JBL J88
Sony MDR ZX300
5.has a tangle free cable
?

The cable is designed to minimize tangling.

JBL J88
Sony MDR ZX300
6.travel bag is included
?

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

JBL J88
Sony MDR ZX300

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

24000Hz

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

10Hz

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
Sony MDR ZX300
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.

Best

Flips Solo 2 Social

4 Ohms

32 Ohms

24 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
Sony MDR ZX300
6.has a neodymium magnet
?

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
Sony MDR ZX300

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
Sony MDR ZX300

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
Sony MDR ZX300

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