52points

JVC HA-MR55X

56points

JVC HA-MR77X

87points

Sony MDR-XB950B1

97points

Treblab Z2

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JVC HA-MR55X vs JVC HA-MR77X vs Sony MDR-XB950B1 vs Treblab Z2

JVC HA-MR55X
JVC HA-MR77X
Sony MDR-XB950B1
Treblab Z2
JVC HA-MR55X
JVC HA-MR77X
Sony MDR-XB950B1
Treblab Z2

Why is JVC HA-MR55X better than JVC HA-MR77X & Sony MDR-XB950B1 & Treblab Z2?

    Why is JVC HA-MR77X better than JVC HA-MR55X & Sony MDR-XB950B1 & Treblab Z2?

      Why is Sony MDR-XB950B1 better than JVC HA-MR55X & JVC HA-MR77X & Treblab Z2?

      • Has sound isolation/passive noise reduction
      • Impedance
        24 Ohmsvs36,46,32 Ohms
      • Weight
        245gvs318,422,252.3g
      • Has an L-shaped plug
      • Supports Bluetooth pairing using NFC

      Why is Treblab Z2 better than JVC HA-MR55X & JVC HA-MR77X & Sony MDR-XB950B1?

      • Has active noise cancelling (noise reduction)
      • Travel bag is included
      • Sweat resistant
      • Has a noise canceling microphone

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      Design

      1.has stereo speakers
      JVC HA-MR55X
      JVC HA-MR77X
      Sony MDR-XB950B1
      Treblab Z2

      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-MR55X
      JVC HA-MR77X
      Sony MDR-XB950B1
      Treblab Z2

      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.

      3.has a detachable cable
      JVC HA-MR55X
      JVC HA-MR77X
      Sony MDR-XB950B1
      Treblab Z2

      With a detachable cable you can use alternative cables, and if the cable is pulled it will pop out instead of breaking.

      4.weight

      318g

      422g

      245g

      252.3g

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      5.has an in-ear form
      JVC HA-MR55X
      JVC HA-MR77X
      Sony MDR-XB950B1
      Treblab Z2

      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.

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      6.can be folded
      JVC HA-MR55X
      JVC HA-MR77X
      Sony MDR-XB950B1
      Treblab Z2

      Folding devices are good for transporting as they take up less space in your bag.

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      Sound quality

      1.has sound isolation/passive noise reduction
      JVC HA-MR55X
      JVC HA-MR77X
      Sony MDR-XB950B1
      Treblab Z2

      The device sits tightly in place, creating an acoustic seal which reduces background noise and prevents your music from leaking out.

      2.has a neodymium magnet
      JVC HA-MR55X
      JVC HA-MR77X
      Sony MDR-XB950B1
      Treblab Z2

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

      3.impedance

      36 Ohms

      46 Ohms

      24 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.

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      4 Ohms

      4.driver unit size

      50mm

      57mm

      40mm

      40mm

      The driver unit is the component that produces sound in the device. Bigger drivers are more powerful and can produce better bass.

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      5.has active noise cancelling (noise reduction)
      JVC HA-MR55X
      JVC HA-MR77X
      Sony MDR-XB950B1
      Treblab Z2

      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.

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      Power

      1.has a battery level indicator
      JVC HA-MR55X
      JVC HA-MR77X
      Sony MDR-XB950B1
      Treblab Z2

      An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.

      2.has a rechargeable battery
      JVC HA-MR55X
      JVC HA-MR77X
      Sony MDR-XB950B1
      Treblab Z2

      The battery can be recharged and used over again.

      3.has a removable battery
      JVC HA-MR55X
      JVC HA-MR77X
      Sony MDR-XB950B1
      Treblab Z2

      The battery is removable and can be replaced by the user if broken.

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      Connectivity

      1.Can be used wirelessly
      JVC HA-MR55X
      JVC HA-MR77X
      Sony MDR-XB950B1
      Treblab Z2

      Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.

      2.has a 3.5mm male connector
      JVC HA-MR55X
      JVC HA-MR77X
      Sony MDR-XB950B1
      Treblab Z2

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

      3.supports Bluetooth pairing using NFC
      JVC HA-MR55X
      JVC HA-MR77X
      Sony MDR-XB950B1
      Treblab Z2

      Device supports fast Bluetooth pairing using NFC so it can communicate with other devices over Bluetooth. You can fastly pair devices without entering a code by simply holding one device next to the device with which it is to be paired.

      4.Has WiFi
      JVC HA-MR55X
      JVC HA-MR77X
      Sony MDR-XB950B1
      Treblab Z2

      The device can connect to WiFi.

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      Meters OV-1 Bluetooth

      5.Has fast 802.11ac WiFi connection
      JVC HA-MR55X
      JVC HA-MR77X
      Sony MDR-XB950B1
      Treblab Z2

      802.11ac wireless works on the 5GHz frequency range. It offers higher transfer rates, improved reliability and improved power consumption. It provides advantages for gaming and HD video streaming.

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      6.Has 802.11n WiFi connection
      JVC HA-MR55X
      JVC HA-MR77X
      Sony MDR-XB950B1
      Treblab Z2

      802.11n is a wireless standard released in 2009. It has faster transfer rates and improved security compared to its predecessors - a, b and g.

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      Features

      1.control panel placed on a device
      JVC HA-MR55X
      JVC HA-MR77X
      Sony MDR-XB950B1
      Treblab Z2

      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.has an in-line control panel
      JVC HA-MR55X
      JVC HA-MR77X
      Sony MDR-XB950B1
      Treblab Z2

      There is a control panel on the cable, so you can easily operate the device without having to interact with it.

      3.can be used as a headset
      JVC HA-MR55X
      JVC HA-MR77X
      Sony MDR-XB950B1
      Treblab Z2

      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.

      4.number of microphones

      1

      1

      1

      1

      More microphones result in better sound quality and enable the device to filter out background noise.

      Best

      Parrot Zik Sport

      8

      5.has a noise canceling microphone
      JVC HA-MR55X
      JVC HA-MR77X
      Sony MDR-XB950B1
      Treblab Z2

      These microphones are designed to filter out background noise from the desired sound. Especially useful in noisy environments.

      6.has voice prompts
      JVC HA-MR55X
      JVC HA-MR77X
      Sony MDR-XB950B1
      Treblab Z2

      This feature allows the device to inform you of important information through its audio function.

      For example

      RHA TrueConnect

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      Miscellaneous

      1.wireless charging
      JVC HA-MR55X
      JVC HA-MR77X
      Sony MDR-XB950B1
      Treblab Z2

      The manufacturer offers a branded wireless charging kit. To charge the device, you simply put it down on its charging base.

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      Audio-Technica ATH-CKR7TW

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