23points

Koss HB70

90points

Philips SHB8750NC

86points

Sony MDR-100ABN

Koss HB70
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Koss HB70 vs Philips SHB8750NC vs Sony MDR-100ABN

Koss HB70
Philips SHB8750NC
Sony MDR-100ABN
Koss HB70
Philips SHB8750NC
Sony MDR-100ABN

Why is Koss HB70 better than Philips SHB8750NC & Sony MDR-100ABN?

    Why is Philips SHB8750NC better than Koss HB70 & Sony MDR-100ABN?

    • Has sound isolation/passive noise reduction
    • Has an over-the-ear form
    • Has included ear pads
    • Has a straight plug

    Why is Sony MDR-100ABN better than Koss HB70 & Philips SHB8750NC?

    • Highest frequency
      40000Hzvs15000,22000Hz
    • Lowest frequency
      5Hzvs30,10Hz
    • Travel bag is included
    • Has an L-shaped plug

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    Design

    1.has stereo speakers
    Koss HB70
    Philips SHB8750NC
    Sony MDR-100ABN

    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
    Koss HB70
    Philips SHB8750NC
    Sony MDR-100ABN

    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
    Koss HB70
    Philips SHB8750NC
    Sony MDR-100ABN

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

    4.can be folded
    Koss HB70
    Philips SHB8750NC
    Sony MDR-100ABN

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

    5.has included ear pads
    Koss HB70
    Philips SHB8750NC
    Sony MDR-100ABN

    Allows you to change ear pads without buying new ones.

    6.travel bag is included
    Koss HB70
    Philips SHB8750NC
    Sony MDR-100ABN

    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

    30Hz

    10Hz

    5Hz

    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

    15000Hz

    22000Hz

    40000Hz

    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
    Koss HB70
    Philips SHB8750NC
    Sony MDR-100ABN

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

    4.has a neodymium magnet
    Koss HB70
    Philips SHB8750NC
    Sony MDR-100ABN

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

    5.has active noise cancelling (noise reduction)
    Koss HB70
    Philips SHB8750NC
    Sony MDR-100ABN

    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
    Koss HB70
    Philips SHB8750NC
    Sony MDR-100ABN

    An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.

    2.has a rechargeable battery
    Koss HB70
    Philips SHB8750NC
    Sony MDR-100ABN

    The battery can be recharged and used over again.

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    Connectivity

    1.Can be used wirelessly
    Koss HB70
    Philips SHB8750NC
    Sony MDR-100ABN

    Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.

    2.has a 3.5mm male connector
    Koss HB70
    Philips SHB8750NC
    Sony MDR-100ABN

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

    3.supports Bluetooth pairing using NFC
    Koss HB70
    Philips SHB8750NC
    Sony MDR-100ABN

    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.

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    Features

    1.control panel placed on a device
    Koss HB70
    Philips SHB8750NC
    Sony MDR-100ABN

    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
    Koss HB70
    Philips SHB8750NC
    Sony MDR-100ABN

    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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