53points

JVC HA-NCX78

65points

Sony MDR-X05

JVC HA-NCX78
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JVC HA-NCX78 vs Sony MDR-X05

JVC HA-NCX78
Sony MDR-X05
53
points
JVC HA-NCX78
65
points
Sony MDR-X05

Why is JVC HA-NCX78 better than Sony MDR-X05?

  • 4 Ohms lower impedance
    ?

    36 Ohmsvs40 Ohms
  • 1dB/mW higher sound pressure level
    ?

    105dB/mWvs104dB/mW
  • Has active noise cancelling (noise control)
    ?
  • 198g lighter
    37gvs235g
  • Has included ear pads
    ?
  • 0.3m longer cable
    ?

    1.5mvs1.2m
  • Has an earbud form
    ?
  • Has a straight plug
    ?

Why is Sony MDR-X05 better than JVC HA-NCX78?

  • 2000Hz higher high-frequency
    ?

    24000Hzvs22000Hz
  • 14Hz lower low-frequency
    ?

    4Hzvs18Hz
  • Has passive noise reduction
    ?
  • Can be folded
    ?
  • Has a tangle free cable
    ?
  • Has an L-shaped plug
    ?
  • Has an on-ear form
    ?

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.

JVC HA-NCX78
Sony MDR-X05
2.weight
?

Best

Sony MDR-EX150AP

3g

37g

235g

3.can be folded
?

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

JVC HA-NCX78
Sony MDR-X05
4.has a tangle free cable
?

The cable is designed to minimize tangling.

JVC HA-NCX78
Sony MDR-X05
5.travel bag is included
?

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

JVC HA-NCX78
Sony MDR-X05
6.has included ear pads
?

Allows you to change ear pads without buying new ones.

JVC HA-NCX78
Sony MDR-X05

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
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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

18Hz

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

105dB/mW

104dB/mW

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

JVC HA-NCX78
Sony MDR-X05
5.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

36 Ohms

40 Ohms

6.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.

JVC HA-NCX78
Sony MDR-X05

Connectivity

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

JVC HA-NCX78
Sony MDR-X05

Features

1.has an in-line control panel
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There is a control panel on the cable, so you can easily operate the device without having to interact with it.

JVC HA-NCX78
Sony MDR-X05

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