51points

JVC HA-FX3X

57points

Philips SHB9100

JVC HA-FX3X
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Philips SHB9100
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JVC HA-FX3X vs Philips SHB9100

JVC HA-FX3X
Philips SHB9100
JVC HA-FX3X
Philips SHB9100
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points
57
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Why is JVC HA-FX3X better than Philips SHB9100?

  • 13Hz lower low-frequency
    5Hzvs18Hz
  • 16 Ohms lower impedance
    16 Ohmsvs32 Ohms
  • 133.8g lighter
    6.2gvs140g
  • Travel bag is included
  • Has included ear pads
  • Has an in-ear form

Why is Philips SHB9100 better than JVC HA-FX3X?

  • Can be used as a headset
  • Can be used wirelessly
  • Control panel placed on a device
  • 30mm bigger driver unit
    40mmvs10mm
  • Has an on-ear form

Top specs and features

Design

1.has stereo speakers
JVC HA-FX3X
Philips SHB9100

Devices with stereo speakers deliver sound from independent channels on both left and right sides, creating a richer sound and a better experience.

2.has an over-the-ear form
JVC HA-FX3X
Philips SHB9100

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.

For example

Audio-Technica ATH-ANC900BT

3.weight

6.2g

140g

Best

Sony MDR-EX150AP

3g

4.has an in-ear form
JVC HA-FX3X
Philips SHB9100

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.

5.has included ear pads
JVC HA-FX3X
Philips SHB9100

Allows you to change ear pads without buying new ones.

6.travel bag is included
JVC HA-FX3X
Philips SHB9100

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

Sound quality

1.highest frequency

23000Hz

21000Hz

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

2.lowest frequency

5Hz

18Hz

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

3.sound pressure level

104dB/mW

103dB/mW

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

Best

AKG K553 Pro

144dB/mW

4.impedance

16 Ohms

32 Ohms

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

5.has a neodymium magnet
JVC HA-FX3X
Philips SHB9100

Devices with neodymium magnets are lighter and more powerful than those which use ferrite magnets. They also have more bass and clear high notes.

6.driver unit size

10mm

40mm

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

Connectivity

1.Can be used wirelessly
JVC HA-FX3X
Philips SHB9100

Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.

2.has a 3.5mm male connector
JVC HA-FX3X
Philips SHB9100

A standard 3.5mm male connector is suitable for use with all MP3 players and computer sound cards.

Features

1.control panel placed on a device
JVC HA-FX3X
Philips SHB9100

There is a control panel on the device body, so you can easily access the volume control or remote without having to interact with a cable or another device it's connected to.

2.can be used as a headset
JVC HA-FX3X
Philips SHB9100

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.

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