56points

Marshall Major

52points

Sony MDR-V55

Marshall Major
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20 facts in comparison

Marshall Major vs Sony MDR-V55

Marshall Major
Sony MDR-V55
56
points
Marshall Major
52
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Sony MDR-V55

Why is Marshall Major better than Sony MDR-V55?

  • Has active noise-cancelling (noise control)
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  • 8 Ohms lower impedance
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    32 Ohmsvs40 Ohms
  • Can be used as a headset
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  • Has an in-line control panel
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  • 1.5m longer cable
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    2.7mvs1.2m
  • Has a coil cable
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  • Has a straight plug
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Why is Sony MDR-V55 better than Marshall Major?

  • 15Hz lower low-frequency
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    5Hzvs20Hz
  • 5000Hz higher high-frequency
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    25000Hzvs20000Hz
  • 6.1dB/mW higher sound pressure level
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    105dB/mWvs98.9dB/mW
  • Has a neodymium magnet
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  • 80.5g lighter
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    220gvs300.5g
  • Has a tangle free cable
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  • Has an L-shaped plug
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Price comparison

Marshall Major

ProductStorePrice
Marshall Major AmazonMarshall Major III Bluetooth Wireless On...Marshall Major III Bluetooth Wireless On-Ear Headphones, Black - New
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$79.99
Marshall Major AmazonMarshall Major III Wired On-Ear Headphon...Marshall Major III Wired On-Ear Headphone, Brown - New, 6.3 x 6.3 x 3.4 in (4092184)
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$79.99
Marshall Major AmazonMarshall Monitor Bluetooth Wireless Over...Marshall Monitor Bluetooth Wireless Over-Ear Headphone, Black (04091743), 6.3x6.3x4.1
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$99.99
Marshall Major AmazonMarshall Major II Black
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$74.95
Marshall Major AmazonMarshall Mid Bluetooth Wireless On-Ear H...Marshall Mid Bluetooth Wireless On-Ear Headphone, Black (04091742)
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$97.30
Marshall Major AmazonMarshall Major II On-Ear Headphones, Whi...Marshall Major II On-Ear Headphones, White - Discontinued
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$69.70
Marshall Major AmazonMarshall Monitor II Active Noise Canceli...Marshall Monitor II Active Noise Canceling Over-Ear Bluetooth Headphone, Black
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$279.99
Marshall Major AmazonMarshall Major II On-Ear Headphones - Di...Marshall Major II On-Ear Headphones - Discontinued
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$74.00
Marshall Major AmazonMarshall Minor II Bluetooth In-Ear Headp...Marshall Minor II Bluetooth In-Ear Headphone, Black - NEW
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$69.99

Sony MDR-V55

ProductStorePrice
Sony MDR-V55 AmazonSony DJ Style Headphones
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$49.89
Sony MDR-V55 AmazonSony MDRV55 Red Extra Bass & DJ Headphon...Sony MDRV55 Red Extra Bass & DJ Headphones with Knox Gear Hard Shell Headphone Case Bundle (2 Items)
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$59.99
Sony MDR-V55 AmazonSony MDR-V55 Wired DJ Style Headphones, ...Sony MDR-V55 Wired DJ Style Headphones, Black/Red
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$55.11
Sony MDR-V55 AmazonSony MDRV500DJ DJ/Remix Headphones Studi...Sony MDRV500DJ DJ/Remix Headphones Studio & DJ Headphone
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$196.98
Sony MDR-V55 AmazonSony MDR-XB450AP Extra Bass Headphone - ...Sony MDR-XB450AP Extra Bass Headphone - Black (International Version U.S. Warranty May not Apply)
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$54.99
Sony MDR-V55 AmazonSony Studio Monitor Premium Lightweight ...Sony Studio Monitor Premium Lightweight Extra Bass Stereo Headphones
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$79.95
Sony MDR-V55 AmazonSony DJ Headphones (4334205465)
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$125.28
Sony MDR-V55 AmazonSony MDRV6 Studio Monitor Headphones wit...Sony MDRV6 Studio Monitor Headphones with CCAW Voice Coil
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$297.92
Sony MDR-V55 AmazonBehringer HPX2000 Headphones High-Defini...Behringer HPX2000 Headphones High-Definition DJ Headphones
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$18.99
Sony MDR-V55 AmazonSony MDR EX15AP - Headphones with mic
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$14.99

Design

1.has stereo speakers
Marshall Major
Sony MDR-V55
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 a detachable cable
Marshall Major
Sony MDR-V55
With a detachable cable you can use alternative cables, and if the cable is pulled it will pop out instead of breaking.
3.weight

300.5g

220g

We consider a lower weight better because lighter devices are more comfortable to carry. A lower weight is also an advantage for home appliances, as it makes transportation easier, and for many other types of products.
4.can be folded
Marshall Major
Sony MDR-V55
Foldable devices are easier to transport and take up less storage space.
5.has an on-ear form
Marshall Major
Sony MDR-V55
This device comfortably rests on top of your outer ears. As it doesn't block out everything from the outside world, it's preferred in places like office environments and recommended for outdoor activities.
6.has a tangle free cable
Marshall Major
Sony MDR-V55
The cable is designed to minimize tangling.

Sound quality

1.sound pressure level

98.9dB/mW

105dB/mW

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

20000Hz

25000Hz

The highest frequency at which device produces audio. The higher the high-frequency response, the clearer and crispier the treble.
3.lowest frequency

20Hz

5Hz

The lowest frequency at which the device produces audio. The lower the low-frequency response, the stronger and juicier the bass.
4.impedance

32 Ohms

40 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.
5.driver unit size

40mm

40mm

The driver unit is the component that produces sound in the device. Bigger drivers are more powerful and can produce better bass.
6.has active noise-cancelling (noise control)
Marshall Major
Sony MDR-V55
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.

Connectivity

1.has a 3.5mm male connector
Marshall Major
Sony MDR-V55
A standard 3.5mm male connector is suitable for use with all MP3 players and computer sound cards.

Features

1.can be used as a headset
Marshall Major
Sony MDR-V55
A headset is one headphone or pair with a built-in microphone. Headsets can be used for apps that require communication i.e. Skype, games with voice chat, mobile phones, etc.
2.has an in-line control panel
Marshall Major
Sony MDR-V55
There is a control panel on the cable, so you can easily operate the device without having to interact with it.

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