47points

JBL T280A

51points

Sony MDR-XB50AP

JBL T280A
Comparison winner
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19 facts in comparison

JBL T280A vs Sony MDR-XB50AP

JBL T280A
Sony MDR-XB50AP
47
points
JBL T280A
51
points
Sony MDR-XB50AP

Why is JBL T280A better than Sony MDR-XB50AP?

  • Has a 3.5mm male connector
    ?
  • Travel bag is included
    ?
  • Has included ear pads
    ?
  • Has a straight plug
    ?

Why is Sony MDR-XB50AP better than JBL T280A?

  • 2000Hz higher high-frequency
    ?

    24000Hzvs22000Hz
  • 16Hz lower low-frequency
    ?

    4Hzvs20Hz
  • 8dB/mW higher sound pressure level
    ?

    110dB/mWvs102dB/mW
  • Has a neodymium magnet
    ?
  • 42g lighter
    8gvs50g
  • 3mm bigger driver unit
    ?

    12mmvs9mm
  • Has an L-shaped 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 T280A
Sony MDR-XB50AP
2.weight
?

Best

Sony MDR-EX150AP

3g

50g

8g

3.travel bag is included
?

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

JBL T280A
Sony MDR-XB50AP
4.has included ear pads
?

Allows you to change ear pads without buying new ones.

JBL T280A
Sony MDR-XB50AP
5.has an in-ear form
?

The in-ear device is ultracompact and lightweight, with little or no interference with earrings, spectacles, hats, or hairstyles. It is inserted in the ear canal itself and blocks out a lot of environmental noise. It has stronger bass tones and is unlikely to fall out of the ear.

JBL T280A
Sony MDR-XB50AP
6.has an L-shaped plug
?

An L-shaped plug is better if the jack is on the left or right side of the device, so that the cable isn't bent, and is less likely to break when the device is in your pocket.

JBL T280A
Sony MDR-XB50AP

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

22000Hz

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

20Hz

4Hz

3.sound pressure level
?

Devices with a higher sound pressure level are generally louder when supplied with any given audio source.

Best

AKG K553 Pro

144dB/mW

102dB/mW

110dB/mW

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

16 Ohms

16 Ohms

5.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 T280A
Sony MDR-XB50AP
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

9mm

12mm

Connectivity

1.Can be used wirelessly
?

Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.

For example

Skullcandy Sesh

JBL T280A
Sony MDR-XB50AP
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 T280A
Sony MDR-XB50AP

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 applications which require communication i.e. Skype, games with voice chat, mobile phones etc.

JBL T280A
Sony MDR-XB50AP
2.number of microphones
?

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 T280A
Sony MDR-XB50AP

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