59points

Klipsch R6

51points

Sony MDR-XB50AP

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Klipsch R6
Sony MDR-XB50AP
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Klipsch R6 vs Sony MDR-XB50AP

Klipsch R6
Sony MDR-XB50AP
Klipsch R6
Sony MDR-XB50AP

Why is Klipsch R6 better than Sony MDR-XB50AP?

  • Has sound isolation/passive noise reduction
  • Has a tangle free cable
  • Travel bag is included
  • Has included ear pads
  • Has a 3.5mm male connector
  • Has a straight plug

Why is Sony MDR-XB50AP better than Klipsch R6?

  • 5000Hz higher high-frequency
    24000Hzvs19000Hz
  • 6Hz lower low-frequency
    4Hzvs10Hz
  • 5.2g lighter
    8gvs13.2g
  • 2 Ohms lower impedance
    16 Ohmsvs18 Ohms
  • Has stereo speakers
  • Can be used as a headset
  • 5.5mm bigger driver unit
    12mmvs6.5mm
  • Has an L-shaped plug

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Design

1.has stereo speakers
Klipsch R6
Sony MDR-XB50AP

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

2.weight

13.2g

8g

Best

Sony MDR-EX150AP

3g

3.has an in-ear form
Klipsch R6
Sony MDR-XB50AP

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.

4.has a tangle free cable
Klipsch R6
Sony MDR-XB50AP

The cable is designed to minimize tangling.

5.has included ear pads
Klipsch R6
Sony MDR-XB50AP

Allows you to change ear pads without buying new ones.

6.travel bag is included
Klipsch R6
Sony MDR-XB50AP

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

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Sound quality

1.lowest frequency

10Hz

4Hz

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

2.highest frequency

19000Hz

24000Hz

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

3.has sound isolation/passive noise reduction
Klipsch R6
Sony MDR-XB50AP

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

4.sound pressure level

110dB/mW

110dB/mW

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

Best

AKG K553 Pro

144dB/mW

5.has a neodymium magnet
Klipsch R6
Sony MDR-XB50AP

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.impedance

18 Ohms

16 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

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Connectivity

1.has a 3.5mm male connector
Klipsch R6
Sony MDR-XB50AP

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

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Features

1.has an in-line control panel
Klipsch R6
Sony MDR-XB50AP

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

2.can be used as a headset
Klipsch R6
Sony MDR-XB50AP

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.

3.number of microphones

1

1

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

Best

Parrot Zik Sport

8

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